Marmoutier tourism and travel guide

Photo of Marmoutier in Bas-Rhin

Visit Marmoutier: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: It is the abbey, and in particular its ornate facade, that is the highlight of your visit to Marmoutier

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Marmoutier. For detailed visitor information see the Marmoutier travel guide.

Marmoutier 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: Marmoutier is 369 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Wasselonne at 8 km and Neuwiller-les-Saverne at 15 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Marmoutier, 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 Marmoutier 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 Marmoutier

Markets in and near Marmoutier

  • Saverne: market Thursday (6km)
  • Wasselonne: market Monday (7km)
  • Molsheim: market Monday (19km)
  • Drulingen: market Saturday (24km)
  • Sarrebourg: market Tuesday & Friday (24km)
  • Brumath: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Schirmeck: market Wednesday (26km)
  • Obernai: market Thursday (26km)
  • Bischheim: market Friday (28km)
  • Schiltigheim: market Thursday (28km)

More information about Marmoutier, Alsace

Tourist attractions near Marmoutier, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Vosges-du-Nord (19km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin botanique du col de Saverne (6km)
  • Jardin du chateau de Kolbsheim (21km)
  • Jardin de l'Escalier (24km)
  • Domaine du Windeck (26km)
  • Jardin botanique de l'université de Strasbourg (29km)
  • Jardin de la ferme bleue (30km)
  • Le jardin de Marguerite (35km)
  • Jardins de Callunes (47km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Champ du Feu (34km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Bischheim (28km)
  • Itterswiller (36km)
  • Drusenheim (43km)
  • Diebolsheim (49km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc animalier de Sainte-Croix (37km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Marmoutier

Canton: Marmoutier

Arrondissement: Saverne

Department: Bas-Rhin

Region: Alsace

New region: Grand-Est

Postcode: 67440

Distance to Marmoutier

from Strasbourg (prefecture): 29 km

from Paris: 369 km

from Calais: 469 km

from Nice: 555 km

from Bordeaux: 742 km

from Strasbourg: 29 km

Getting here

Marmoutier 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 Marmoutier from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 27 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Allenwiller, Birkenwald, Crastatt, Dimbsthal, Furchhausen, Gottenhouse, Haegen, Hengwiller, Jetterswiller, Kleingoeft, Knoersheim, Lochwiller, Maennolsheim, Otterswiller, Reinhardsmunster, Reutenbourg, Romanswiller, Salenthal, Saverne, Schwenheim, Singrist, Thal-Marmoutier, Waldolwisheim, Wasselonne, Westhouse-Marmoutier, Wolschheim and Zehnacker.

This page in French: Visiter Marmoutier