Heiligenstein tourism and travel guide

Photo of Heiligenstein in Bas-Rhin

Visit Heiligenstein: highlights and tourist information

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Heiligenstein is situated in the Bas-Rhin department and Alsace region (now part of the Grand-Est region), in the north-east of France at 29 kilometres from Strasbourg, the department capital (general information: Heiligenstein is 378 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Barr at 1 km and Mittelbergheim at 3 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Heiligenstein, France: places to visit and attractions

Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Heiligenstein in Grand-Est.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!

 
 

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Bas-Rhin

Map of places to visit near Heiligenstein

Markets in and near Heiligenstein

  • Barr: market Saturday (2km)
  • Obernai: market Thursday (5km)
  • Benfeld: market Monday (12km)
  • Molsheim: market Monday (14km)
  • Ville: market Wednesday (14km)
  • Erstein: market Thursday (16km)
  • Selestat: market Tuesday & Saturday (18km)
  • Schirmeck: market Wednesday (18km)
  • Rothau: market Saturday (19km)
  • Illkirch-Graffenstaden: market Saturday (23km)

More information about Heiligenstein, Alsace

Tourist attractions near Heiligenstein, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Heiligenstein.

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Domaine du Windeck (5km)
  • Parc du château de Kintzheim (19km)
  • Jardin du chateau de Kolbsheim (19km)
  • Le jardin de Marguerite (21km)
  • Jardin botanique de l'université de Strasbourg (29km)
  • Parc du domaine de Schoppenwihr (32km)
  • Jardins de Callunes (33km)
  • Jardin botanique du col de Saverne (36km)
  • Jardin de l'Escalier (40km)
  • Jardin d'altitude du Haut-Chitelet (52km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Champ du Feu (14km)
  • Hohneck (53km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Itterswiller (6km)
  • Diebolsheim (21km)
  • Bergheim (25km)
  • Ribeauville (27km)
  • Marckolsheim (29km)
  • Bischheim (31km)
  • Drusenheim (53km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Cigoland (18km)
  • Parc animalier de Sainte-Croix (57km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Heiligenstein

Canton: Barr

Arrondissement: Sélestat-Erstein

Department: Bas-Rhin

Region: Alsace

Postcode: 67140

Distance to Heiligenstein

from Strasbourg (prefecture): 29 km

from Paris: 378 km

from Calais: 491 km

from Nice: 525 km

from Bordeaux: 730 km

from Strasbourg: 29 km

Getting here

Heiligenstein is in the north-east of France. Most visitors fly into Paris or drive from one of the channel ports such as Calais or Dunkirk (allow around 6 hours) For driving distances to Heiligenstein from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 18 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Andlau, Barr, Bernardswiller, Bernardville, Bourgheim, Eichhoffen, Gertwiller, Goxwiller, Mittelbergheim, Niedernai, Obernai, Ottrott, Reichsfeld, Saint-Nabor, Saint-Pierre, Stotzheim, Valff and Zellwiller.

This page in French: Visiter Heiligenstein