Merxheim tourism and travel guide

Photo of Merxheim in Haut-Rhin

Visit Merxheim: highlights and tourist information

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Merxheim is situated in the Haut-Rhin department and Alsace region (now part of the Grand-Est region), in the north-east of France at 20 kilometres from Colmar, the department capital (general information: Merxheim is 380 kilometres from Paris).

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

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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!


... 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)

More information about Merxheim, Alsace

Tourist attractions near Merxheim, France

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

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

Merxheim 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 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