Orbey tourism and travel guide

Photo of Orbey in Haut-Rhin

Visit Orbey: highlights and tourist information

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Orbey is situated in the Haut-Rhin department and Alsace region (now part of the Grand-Est region), in the north-east of France at 16 kilometres from Colmar, the department capital (general information: Orbey is 363 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Kaysersberg at 9 km and Munster at 9 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Orbey, 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 Orbey 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 Orbey

Markets in and near Orbey

  • Munster: market Saturday (9km)
  • Kaysersberg: market Monday & Friday (9km)
  • Turckheim: market Friday (10km)
  • Riquewihr: market Friday (13km)
  • Fraize: market Friday (13km)
  • Ribeauville: market Saturday (15km)
  • Colmar: market Wednesday & Thursday & Saturday (16km)
  • Gerardmer: market Thursday & Saturday (21km)
  • Guebwiller: market Tuesday & Friday (25km)
  • La Bresse: market Sunday (25km)

More information about Orbey, Alsace

Tourist attractions near Orbey, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin d'altitude du Haut-Chitelet (13km)
  • Parc du domaine de Schoppenwihr (14km)
  • Parc du château de Kintzheim (23km)
  • Parc de la Marseillaise (25km)
  • Jardins de Callunes (27km)
  • Parc de Wesserling (28km)
  • Jardin botanique de Gondremer (37km)
  • Jardins de l’Abbaye Notre-Dame (39km)
  • Domaine du Windeck (43km)
  • Parc Alfred-Wallach (45km)
  • Parc botanique de Mulhouse (45km)
  • Le jardin de Marguerite (58km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Hohneck (13km)
  • Cascade de la Pissoire (31km)
  • Champ du Feu (32km)
  • Ballon d'Alsace (40km)
  • Château de Moyen (59km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ribeauville (15km)
  • Bergheim (18km)
  • Soultzmatt (19km)
  • Marckolsheim (30km)
  • Itterswiller (34km)
  • Masevaux (40km)
  • Sausheim (40km)
  • Diebolsheim (43km)
  • Rougegoutte (48km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Cigoland (25km)
  • Parc zoologique et botanique de Mulhouse (45km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Orbey

Canton: Lapoutroie

Arrondissement: Ribeauvillé

Department: Haut-Rhin

Region: Alsace

New region: Grand-Est

Postcode: 68370

Distance to Orbey

from Colmar (prefecture): 16 km

from Paris: 363 km

from Calais: 495 km

from Nice: 491 km

from Bordeaux: 694 km

from Strasbourg: 68 km

Getting here

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

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Freland, Labaroche, Lapoutroie and Le Bonhomme.

This page in French: Visiter Orbey