Ottmarsheim tourism and travel guide

Photo of Ottmarsheim in Haut-Rhin

Visit Ottmarsheim: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: The Abbey church of Ottmarsheim is said to be the oldest church in Alsace, and is very unusual in having an octagonal plan

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Ottmarsheim. For detailed visitor information see the Ottmarsheim travel guide.

Ottmarsheim is situated in the Haut-Rhin department and Alsace region (now part of the Grand-Est region), in the north-east of France at 35 kilometres from Colmar, the department capital (general information: Ottmarsheim is 399 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Ungersheim at 18 km and Soultz-Haut-Rhin at 23 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Ottmarsheim, 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 Ottmarsheim 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 Ottmarsheim

Markets in and near Ottmarsheim

  • Rixheim: market Thursday (9km)
  • Riedisheim: market Wednesday (11km)
  • Mulhouse: market Tuesday all day & Thursday all day & Saturday & Friday (12km)
  • Wittenheim: market Friday (13km)
  • Sierentz: market Wednesday (15km)
  • Wittelsheim: market Thursday (20km)
  • Saint-Louis: market Saturday all day (22km)
  • Soultz-Haut-Rhin: market Wednesday & Wednesday & (23km)
  • Cernay: market Tuesday & Friday (25km)
  • Guebwiller: market Tuesday & Friday (25km)

More information about Ottmarsheim, Alsace

Tourist attractions near Ottmarsheim, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Thann (30km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc Alfred-Wallach (12km)
  • Parc botanique de Mulhouse (13km)
  • Parc de la Marseillaise (25km)
  • Parc de Wesserling (39km)
  • Parc du domaine de Schoppenwihr (42km)
  • Roseraie du Chatelet (44km)
  • Jardin d'altitude du Haut-Chitelet (47km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Hohneck (46km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Sausheim (10km)
  • Huningue (22km)
  • Soultzmatt (28km)
  • Hirtzbach (30km)
  • Masevaux (38km)
  • Marckolsheim (42km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique et botanique de Mulhouse (13km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Ottmarsheim

Canton: Illzach

Arrondissement: Mulhouse

Department: Haut-Rhin

Region: Alsace

New region: Grand-Est

Postcode: 68490

Distance to Ottmarsheim

from Colmar (prefecture): 35 km

from Paris: 399 km

from Calais: 539 km

from Nice: 454 km

from Bordeaux: 702 km

from Strasbourg: 91 km

Getting here

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

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bantzenheim, Chalampe and Hombourg.

This page in French: Visiter Ottmarsheim