Kembs tourism and travel guide

Photo of Kembs in Haut-Rhin

Visit Kembs: highlights and tourist information

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Kembs is situated in the Haut-Rhin department and Alsace region (now part of the Grand-Est region), in the north-east of France at 45 kilometres from Colmar, the department capital (general information: Kembs is 403 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Ottmarsheim at 11 km and Mulhouse at 14 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Kembs, 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 Kembs 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 Haut-Rhin

Map of places to visit near Kembs

Markets in and near Kembs

  • Sierentz: market Wednesday (5km)
  • Rixheim: market Thursday (10km)
  • Saint-Louis: market Saturday all day (12km)
  • Riedisheim: market Wednesday (12km)
  • Mulhouse: market Tuesday all day & Thursday all day & Saturday & Friday (12km)
  • Wittenheim: market Friday (18km)
  • Altkirch: market Thursday (21km)
  • Wittelsheim: market Thursday (24km)
  • Cernay: market Tuesday & Friday (28km)
  • Soultz-Haut-Rhin: market Wednesday & Wednesday & (30km)

More information about Kembs, Alsace

Tourist attractions near Kembs, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Thann (33km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc Alfred-Wallach (12km)
  • Parc botanique de Mulhouse (13km)
  • Parc de la Marseillaise (32km)
  • Roseraie du Chatelet (43km)
  • Parc de Wesserling (44km)
  • Jardin d'altitude du Haut-Chitelet (55km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Hohneck (53km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Huningue (12km)
  • Sausheim (15km)
  • Hirtzbach (24km)
  • Soultzmatt (36km)
  • Masevaux (39km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique et botanique de Mulhouse (13km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Kembs

Canton: Sierentz

Arrondissement: Mulhouse

Department: Haut-Rhin

Region: Alsace

New region: Grand-Est

Postcode: 68680

Distance to Kembs

from Colmar (prefecture): 45 km

from Paris: 403 km

from Calais: 547 km

from Nice: 443 km

from Bordeaux: 697 km

from Strasbourg: 101 km

Getting here

Kembs is in the north-east of France. 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 Kembs from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Niffer, Petit-Landau, Sierentz and Uffheim.

This page in French: Visiter Kembs