Heiteren tourism and travel guide

Photo of Heiteren in Haut-Rhin

Photo is of Neuf-Brisach at 6 km from Heiteren

Visit Heiteren: highlights and tourist information

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Heiteren is situated in the Haut-Rhin department and Grand-Est region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Heiteren in Grand-Est.

Popular places to visit nearby include Neuf-Brisach at 6 km and Rouffach at 18 km.

Heiteren, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 6 km (direction )

Neuf-Brisach is unique in being a town that was entirely designed by...

See Neuf-Brisach guide


at 18 km (direction west)

Perhaps less exceptional than some Alsace towns we still enjoyed exploring the...

See Rouffach guide


at 18 km (direction west-north-west)

The medieval centre of Colmar, with brightly painted half-timbered houses along the...

See Colmar guide


Most Beautiful Village at 19 km (direction west-north-west)

Of the many beautiful traditional villages in Alsace, Eguisheim is one of...

See Eguisheim guide
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at 20 km (direction west-south-west)

The Ecomuseum at Ungershim is a fascinating reconstruction of an entire medieval...

See Ungersheim guide


at 20 km (direction south)

The Abbey church of Ottmarsheim is said to be the oldest church...

See Ottmarsheim guide


at 23 km (direction west-north-west)

There is lots of interest to see here in Turckheim, one of...

See Turckheim guide


at 25 km (direction west-south-west)

In Soultz-Haut-Rhin an unusual characteristic is that many of the old houses...

See Soultz-Haut-Rhin guide


at 25 km (direction west)

In Guebwilller it is the part of the town along the canal...

See Guebwiller guide


at 28 km (direction west-north-west)

The historic centre of Kaysersberg is very attractive, and the half-timbered houses...

See Kaysersberg guide


Most Beautiful Village at 28 km (direction north-west)

Riquewihr is very lovely and has less to undermine its medieval charm...

See Riquewihr guide


at 29 km (direction south-west)

Often ignored as an 'industrial town' Mulhouse actually has an attractive centre...

See Mulhouse guide
Murbach abbey

Murbach abbey

Abbey at 29 km (direction west)

The remains of the abbey at Murbach, the surrounding gardens and its...

See Murbach abbey guide


Most Beautiful Village at 29 km (direction north-west)

In the heart of the Alsace wine region you should visit Hunawihr,...

See Hunawihr guide

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Map of places to visit near Heiteren


Markets in and near Heiteren

  • Colmar: market Wednesday & Thursday & Saturday (19km)
  • Wittenheim: market Friday (23km)
  • Turckheim: market Friday (24km)
  • Soultz-Haut-Rhin: market Wednesday & Wednesday & (25km)
  • Guebwiller: market Tuesday & Friday (25km)
  • Rixheim: market Thursday (27km)
  • Riedisheim: market Wednesday (27km)
  • Kaysersberg: market Monday & Friday (28km)
  • Riquewihr: market Friday (28km)
  • Mulhouse: market Tuesday all day & Thursday all day & Saturday & Friday (28km)

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Tourist attractions near Heiteren, France

What to do at Heiteren? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Heiteren.

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Thann (37km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc de la Marseillaise (25km)
  • Parc du domaine de Schoppenwihr (25km)
  • Parc Alfred-Wallach (29km)
  • Parc botanique de Mulhouse (30km)
  • Parc du château de Kintzheim (34km)
  • Jardin d'altitude du Haut-Chitelet (40km)
  • Parc de Wesserling (41km)
  • Roseraie du Chatelet (54km)
  • Jardins de Callunes (57km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Hohneck (39km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Marckolsheim (22km)
  • Soultzmatt (22km)
  • Sausheim (24km)
  • Ribeauville (29km)
  • Bergheim (30km)
  • Diebolsheim (37km)
  • Huningue (42km)
  • Itterswiller (45km)
  • Masevaux (46km)
  • Hirtzbach (48km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique et botanique de Mulhouse (30km)
  • Cigoland (33km)

Geography and distances

Heiteren is in the north-east of France at 18 kilometres from Colmar, the department capital (general information: Heiteren is 395 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Heiteren

Canton: Neuf-Brisach

Arrondissement: Colmar

Department: Haut-Rhin

Region: Alsace

New region: Grand-Est

Postcode: 68600

Distance to Heiteren

from Colmar (prefecture): 18 km

from Paris: 395 km

from Calais: 527 km

from Nice: 475 km

from Bordeaux: 712 km

from Strasbourg: 70 km

Getting here

Most visitors fly into Paris or drive from one of the channel port - Calais and Dunkirk are around 6 hours distance. For driving distances to Heiteren from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Algolsheim, Balgau, Dessenheim, Fessenheim, Geiswasser, Hettenschlag, Nambsheim, Neuf-Brisach, Obersaasheim, Rustenhart, Vogelgrun, Volgelsheim and Weckolsheim.

This page in French: Visiter Heiteren


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