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Philippsbourg tourism and travel guide

Photo of Philippsbourg in Moselle

Photo is of Bitche at 13 km from Philippsbourg

Visit Philippsbourg: highlights and tourist information

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Philippsbourg is situated in the Moselle department and Grand-Est region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Bitche at 13 km and Lembach at 16 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Philippsbourg, 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 Philippsbourg in Grand-Est.

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



at 13 km (direction west-north-west)

The citadel in Bitche is very interesting, with videos explaining the history...

See Bitche guide


at 16 km (direction east), in the Bas-Rhin department

The small town of Lembach is within the heart of...

See Lembach guide
Chateau de Fleckenstein

Chateau de Fleckenstein

Castle at 16 km (direction east-north-east), in the Bas-Rhin department

The Chateau de Fleckenstein is one of the most imposing...

See Chateau de Fleckenstein guide


at 21 km (direction south-west), in the Bas-Rhin department

As well as the pretty half-timbered houses, the centre...

See Neuwiller-les-Saverne guide


at 24 km (direction south-east), in the Bas-Rhin department

Haguenau is a town with several interesting monuments, churches...

See Haguenau guide


Most Beautiful Village at 27 km (direction east), in the Bas-Rhin department

The flowers, gardens and beautifully maintained old houses, all...

See Hunspach guide


at 28 km (direction east), in the Bas-Rhin department

In the heart of the Outre-Foret region, Hoffen is a...

See Hoffen guide


at 28 km (direction east), in the Bas-Rhin department

Close to the French border with Germany, Wissembourg has many sights of...

See Wissembourg guide


at 30 km (direction south-west), in the Bas-Rhin department

The Chateau des Rohans dominates the medieval heart of Saverne, well placed...

See Saverne guide


at 35 km (direction south-south-west), in the Bas-Rhin department

It is the abbey, and in particular its ornate facade, that...

See Marmoutier guide


at 39 km (direction south-south-west), in the Bas-Rhin department

Although lacking major monuments Wasselonee is a pleasant town to explore when...

See Wasselonne guide


Heritage Site at 46 km (direction south-south-east), in the Bas-Rhin department

The city of Strasbourg is one of the most important in...

See Strasbourg guide
Strasbourg cathedral

Strasbourg cathedral

Cathedral at 46 km (direction south-south-east), in the Bas-Rhin department

Strasbourg cathedral is a gothic style construction with a...

See Strasbourg cathedral guide


at 49 km (direction south), in the Bas-Rhin department

Although Molsheim is now quite a large town it is the small...

See Molsheim guide

Map of places to visit near Philippsbourg


Markets in and near Philippsbourg

  • Niederbronn-les-Bains: market Friday (6km)
  • Reichshoffen: market Thursday (9km)
  • Haguenau: market Tuesday & Friday (24km)
  • Brumath: market Wednesday (30km)
  • Saverne: market Thursday (31km)
  • Drulingen: market Saturday (31km)
  • Bischwiller: market Saturday (32km)
  • Soufflenheim: market Wednesday (33km)
  • Wasselonne: market Monday (39km)
  • Sarreguemines: market Tuesday & Friday (39km)

More information about Philippsbourg, Lorraine

Tourist attractions near Philippsbourg, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Vosges-du-Nord (23km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de la ferme bleue (12km)
  • Jardin de l'Escalier (29km)
  • Jardin botanique du col de Saverne (30km)
  • Jardin botanique de l'université de Strasbourg (46km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Drusenheim (37km)
  • Sarreguemines (39km)
  • Bischheim (43km)

Geography and distances

Philippsbourg is in the north-east of France at 103 kilometres from Metz, the department capital (general information: Philippsbourg is 382 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Philippsbourg

Canton: Bitche

Arrondissement: Sarreguemines

Department: Moselle

Region: Lorraine

New region: Grand-Est

Postcode: 57230

Distance to Philippsbourg

from Metz (prefecture): 103 km

from Paris: 382 km

from Calais: 464 km

from Nice: 587 km

from Bordeaux: 771 km

from Strasbourg: 46 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Philippsbourg from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Baerenthal, Dambach, Eguelshardt, Niederbronn-les-Bains and Oberbronn.

This page in French: Visiter Philippsbourg

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