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Merxheim tourism and travel guide

Photo of Merxheim in Haut-Rhin

Photo is of Ungersheim at 3 km from Merxheim

Visit Merxheim: highlights and tourist information

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Ungersheim at 3 km and Soultz-Haut-Rhin at 5 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Merxheim, 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 Merxheim in Grand-Est.

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



at 3 km (direction south-south-east)

The Ecomuseum at Ungershim is a fascinating reconstruction of...

See Ungersheim guide


at 5 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Soultz-Haut-Rhin guide


at 6 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Rouffach guide


at 6 km (direction west)

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

See Guebwiller guide


at 10 km (direction west)

The remains of the abbey at Murbach, the surrounding...

See Murbach guide


Most Beautiful Village at 15 km (direction west)

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

See Eguisheim guide


at 18 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Mulhouse guide


at 19 km (direction north-west)

Munster was very badly damaged during the First World War...

See Munster guide


at 20 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Colmar guide


at 20 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Turckheim guide


at 21 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Ottmarsheim guide


at 22 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Neuf-Brisach guide


at 26 km (direction east-north-east)

The historic centre of Kaysersberg is very attractive, and...

See Kaysersberg guide


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

Riquewihr is very lovely and has less to undermine...

See Riquewihr guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Haut-Rhin

Map of places to visit near Merxheim


Markets in and near Merxheim

  • Soultz-Haut-Rhin: market Wednesday & Wednesday & (5km)
  • Guebwiller: market Tuesday & Friday (5km)
  • Wittenheim: market Friday (11km)
  • Wittelsheim: market Thursday (11km)
  • Cernay: market Tuesday & Friday (14km)
  • Thann: market Saturday (17km)
  • Riedisheim: market Wednesday (19km)
  • Munster: market Saturday (19km)
  • Mulhouse: market Tuesday all day & Thursday all day & Saturday & Friday (19km)
  • Rixheim: market Thursday (20km)

Hotels near Merxheim

More information about Merxheim, Alsace

Tourist attractions near Merxheim, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Thann (18km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc de la Marseillaise (5km)
  • Parc Alfred-Wallach (20km)
  • Parc botanique de Mulhouse (20km)
  • Parc de Wesserling (22km)
  • Jardin d'altitude du Haut-Chitelet (26km)
  • Parc du domaine de Schoppenwihr (27km)
  • Roseraie du Chatelet (35km)
  • Parc du château de Kintzheim (39km)
  • Jardin botanique de Gondremer (60km)
  • Jardins de l’Abbaye Notre-Dame (62km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Hohneck (25km)
  • Ballon d'Alsace (34km)
  • Cascade de la Pissoire (43km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Soultzmatt (7km)
  • Sausheim (15km)
  • Masevaux (27km)
  • Ribeauville (32km)
  • Bergheim (34km)
  • Marckolsheim (34km)
  • Hirtzbach (35km)
  • Rougegoutte (38km)
  • Huningue (41km)
  • Belfort (44km)
  • Diebolsheim (51km)
  • Montbeliard (57km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique et botanique de Mulhouse (20km)
  • Cigoland (40km)

Geography and distances

Merxheim is in the north-east of France at 20 kilometres from Colmar, the department capital (general information: Merxheim is 380 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Merxheim

Canton: Soultz-Haut-Rhin

Arrondissement: Guebwiller

Department: Haut-Rhin

Region: Alsace

New region: Grand-Est

Postcode: 68500

Distance to Merxheim

from Colmar (prefecture): 20 km

from Paris: 380 km

from Calais: 518 km

from Nice: 467 km

from Bordeaux: 693 km

from Strasbourg: 83 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 Merxheim from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 18 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bergholtz, Bollwiller, Ensisheim, Feldkirch, Guebwiller, Gundolsheim, Hartmannswiller, Issenheim, Meyenheim, Munwiller, Orschwihr, Raedersheim, Reguisheim, Rouffach, Soultz-Haut-Rhin, Ungersheim, Westhalten and Wuenheim.

This page in French: Visiter Merxheim

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