La Grande-Fosse tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Le Struthof at 18 km from La Grande-Fosse

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La Grande-Fosse is situated in the Vosges 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 La Grande-Fosse in Grand-Est.

Popular places to visit nearby include Le Struthof at 18 km and Chateau du Haut-Koenigsbourg at 23 km.

La Grande-Fosse, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Le Struthof

Le Struthof

at 18 km (direction east-north-east), in the Bas-Rhin department

Le Struthof is the only Nazi Concentration camp to have been built in France...

See Le Struthof guide
Chateau du Haut-Koenigsbourg

Chateau du Haut-Koenigsbourg

Castle at 23 km (direction east-south-east), in the Bas-Rhin department

The substantial Chateau du Haut-Koenigsbourg is one of the most visited and most substantial...

See Chateau du Haut-Koenigsbourg guide


at 24 km (direction east-south-east), in the Haut-Rhin department

The traditional coloured houses and the castle poised high above the town make Ribeauvillé...

See Ribeauville guide


Most Beautiful Village at 25 km (direction east-south-east), in the Haut-Rhin department

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

See Hunawihr guide


Most Beautiful Village at 26 km (direction south-east), in the Haut-Rhin department

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

See Riquewihr guide


at 26 km (direction east-south-east), in the Bas-Rhin department

As well as the village itself there are several popular attractions close to Kientzheim...

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at 26 km (direction east-south-east), in the Haut-Rhin department

The original fortified walls still surround the very picturesque village of Bergheim...

See Bergheim guide
Chateau d\'Andlau

Chateau d'Andlau

Castle at 26 km (direction east), in the Bas-Rhin department

It is the views as much as the castle itself at Chateau Andlau that...

See Chateau d'Andlau guide


at 26 km (direction south-east), in the Haut-Rhin department

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

See Kaysersberg guide


at 27 km (direction east-north-east), in the Bas-Rhin department

Mont-Saint-Odile is a very popular pilgrimage destination, and has been since the mircles of...

See Mont-Sainte-Odile guide


Most Beautiful Village at 28 km (direction east), in the Bas-Rhin department

Mittelbergheim is one of several Alsave villages classed among the most beautiful in France,...

See Mittelbergheim guide


at 29 km (direction east), in the Bas-Rhin department

Less visited than many, Barr is something of an undiscovered gem among the popular...

See Barr guide


at 29 km (direction east), in the Bas-Rhin department

After exploring Epfig village be sure to visit the 11th century chapel to see...

See Epfig guide


at 30 km (direction east), in the Bas-Rhin department

One interesting feature of Selestat is the very wide range of architectural styles seen...

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Markets in and near La Grande-Fosse

  • Senones: market Monday (9km)
  • Rothau: market Saturday (16km)
  • Ville: market Wednesday (17km)
  • Raon-l'Etape: market Saturday (17km)
  • Fraize: market Friday (18km)
  • Schirmeck: market Wednesday (19km)
  • Ribeauville: market Saturday (25km)
  • Riquewihr: market Friday (26km)
  • Kaysersberg: market Monday & Friday (27km)
  • Baccarat: market Friday (27km)

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Tourist attractions near La Grande-Fosse, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Obernai (34km)
  • Plombieres-les-Bains (61km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de Callunes (4km)
  • Parc du château de Kintzheim (25km)
  • Jardin botanique de Gondremer (26km)
  • Jardins de l’Abbaye Notre-Dame (29km)
  • Parc du domaine de Schoppenwihr (29km)
  • Domaine du Windeck (30km)
  • Jardin d'altitude du Haut-Chitelet (32km)
  • Parc romantique et Art Nouveau du château (45km)
  • Jardin du chateau de Kolbsheim (46km)
  • Jardin botanique du col de Saverne (50km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Champ du Feu (16km)
  • Hohneck (34km)
  • Cascade de la Pissoire (40km)
  • Château de Moyen (40km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ribeauville (25km)
  • Bergheim (26km)
  • Itterswiller (27km)
  • Marckolsheim (40km)
  • Soultzmatt (44km)
  • Diebolsheim (44km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Cigoland (27km)

Geography and distances

La Grande-Fosse is in the north-east of France at 49 kilometres from Epinal, the department capital (general information: La Grande-Fosse is 352 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: La Grande-Fosse

Canton: Provenchères-sur-Fave

Arrondissement: Saint-Dié-des-Vosges

Department: Vosges

Region: Lorraine

New region: Grand-Est

Postcode: 88490

Distance to La Grande-Fosse

from Epinal (prefecture): 49 km

from Paris: 352 km

from Calais: 474 km

from Nice: 516 km

from Bordeaux: 702 km

from Strasbourg: 57 km

Getting here

For driving distances to La Grande-Fosse from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 18 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ban-de-Sapt, Bourg-Bruche, Chatas, Colroy-la-Grande, Frapelle, Grandrupt, La Petite-Fosse, Le Beulay, Le Puid, Le Vermont, Lusse, Menil-de-Senones, Nayemont-les-Fosses, Provencheres-sur-Fave, Saales, Saint-Jean-d'Ormont, Saint-Stail and Saulxures.

This page in French: Visiter La Grande-Fosse