Melsheim tourism and travel guide

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Visit Melsheim: highlights and tourist information

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Melsheim is situated in the Bas-Rhin department and Alsace region (now part of the Grand-Est region), in the north-east of France at 26 kilometres from Strasbourg, the department capital (general information: Melsheim is 379 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Neuwiller-les-Saverne at 11 km and Saverne at 12 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Melsheim, 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 Melsheim 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 Melsheim

Markets in and near Melsheim

  • Saverne: market Thursday (12km)
  • Brumath: market Wednesday (14km)
  • Wasselonne: market Monday (14km)
  • Haguenau: market Tuesday & Friday (21km)
  • Reichshoffen: market Thursday (21km)
  • Bischheim: market Friday (23km)
  • Niederbronn-les-Bains: market Friday (23km)
  • Schiltigheim: market Thursday (24km)
  • Molsheim: market Monday (24km)
  • Bischwiller: market Saturday (25km)

More information about Melsheim, Alsace

Tourist attractions near Melsheim, France

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

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 (12km)
  • Jardin de l'Escalier (14km)
  • Jardin de la ferme bleue (18km)
  • Jardin du chateau de Kolbsheim (22km)
  • Jardin botanique de l'université de Strasbourg (25km)
  • Domaine du Windeck (34km)
  • Le jardin de Marguerite (35km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Champ du Feu (44km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Bischheim (23km)
  • Drusenheim (31km)
  • Itterswiller (44km)
  • Sarreguemines (51km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Melsheim

Canton: Hochfelden

Arrondissement: Strasbourg-Campagne

Department: Bas-Rhin

Region: Alsace

New region: Grand-Est

Postcode: 67270

Distance to Melsheim

from Strasbourg (prefecture): 26 km

from Paris: 379 km

from Calais: 474 km

from Nice: 562 km

from Bordeaux: 754 km

from Strasbourg: 25 km

Getting here

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

We have 26 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Alteckendorf, Altenheim, Bossendorf, Dettwiller, Duntzenheim, Friedolsheim, Geiswiller, Gingsheim, Gottesheim, Hochfelden, Hohfrankenheim, Ingenheim, Issenhausen, Kirrwiller-Bosselshausen, Littenheim, Lixhausen, Lupstein, Mutzenhouse, Printzheim, Ringendorf, Saessolsheim, Schaffhouse-sur-Zorn, Scherlenheim, Schwindratzheim, Wilwisheim and Zoebersdorf.

This page in French: Visiter Melsheim