Orschwiller tourism and travel guide

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Visit Orschwiller: highlights and tourist information

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Orschwiller is situated in the Bas-Rhin department and Alsace region (now part of the Grand-Est region), in the north-east of France at 47 kilometres from Strasbourg, the department capital (general information: Orschwiller is 377 kilometres from Paris).

Attractions in Orschwiller

The substantial Chateau du Haut-Koenigsbourg is one of the most visited and most substantial in Alsace, and has a fascinating history - and stunning views: Chateau du Haut-Koenigsbourg

Popular places to visit nearby include Kintzheim at 2 km and Chateau du Haut-Koenigsbourg at 3 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Orschwiller, 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 Orschwiller 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 Orschwiller

Markets in and near Orschwiller

  • Selestat: market Tuesday & Saturday (5km)
  • Ribeauville: market Saturday (7km)
  • Riquewihr: market Friday (10km)
  • Ville: market Wednesday (13km)
  • Kaysersberg: market Monday & Friday (15km)
  • Colmar: market Wednesday & Thursday & Saturday (18km)
  • Barr: market Saturday (19km)
  • Turckheim: market Friday (19km)
  • Benfeld: market Monday (21km)
  • Obernai: market Thursday (26km)

More information about Orschwiller, Alsace

Tourist attractions near Orschwiller, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Kintzheim (2km)
  • Parc du domaine de Schoppenwihr (12km)
  • Domaine du Windeck (24km)
  • Jardins de Callunes (30km)
  • Jardin d'altitude du Haut-Chitelet (35km)
  • Le jardin de Marguerite (36km)
  • Jardin du chateau de Kolbsheim (39km)
  • Parc de la Marseillaise (40km)
  • Jardin botanique de l'université de Strasbourg (47km)
  • Parc de Wesserling (49km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Champ du Feu (19km)
  • Hohneck (36km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Bergheim (5km)
  • Ribeauville (7km)
  • Itterswiller (14km)
  • Marckolsheim (15km)
  • Diebolsheim (21km)
  • Soultzmatt (33km)
  • Bischheim (50km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Cigoland (3km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Orschwiller

Canton: Sélestat

Arrondissement: Sélestat-Erstein

Department: Bas-Rhin

Region: Alsace

Postcode: 67600

Distance to Orschwiller

from Strasbourg (prefecture): 47 km

from Paris: 377 km

from Calais: 499 km

from Nice: 505 km

from Bordeaux: 716 km

from Strasbourg: 47 km

Getting here

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

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bergheim, Chatenois, Kintzheim, Ribeauville, Rodern, Rorschwihr, Saint-Hippolyte, Scherwiller, Selestat and Thannenkirch.

This page in French: Visiter Orschwiller