Plaine tourism and travel guide

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Visit Plaine: highlights and tourist information

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Plaine is situated in the Bas-Rhin department and Alsace region (now part of the Grand-Est region), in the north-east of France at 48 kilometres from Strasbourg, the department capital (general information: Plaine is 356 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Le Struthof at 8 km and Mont-Sainte-Odile at 19 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Plaine, 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 Plaine 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 Plaine

Markets in and near Plaine

  • Rothau: market Saturday (6km)
  • Schirmeck: market Wednesday (9km)
  • Senones: market Monday (12km)
  • Ville: market Wednesday (14km)
  • Barr: market Saturday (21km)
  • Raon-l'Etape: market Saturday (22km)
  • Obernai: market Thursday (26km)
  • Fraize: market Friday (28km)
  • Selestat: market Tuesday & Saturday (28km)
  • Ribeauville: market Saturday (28km)

More information about Plaine, Alsace

Tourist attractions near Plaine, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de Callunes (13km)
  • Domaine du Windeck (21km)
  • Parc du château de Kintzheim (25km)
  • Parc du domaine de Schoppenwihr (33km)
  • Jardin botanique de Gondremer (34km)
  • Jardin du chateau de Kolbsheim (36km)
  • Jardins de l’Abbaye Notre-Dame (36km)
  • Jardin botanique du col de Saverne (39km)
  • Jardin d'altitude du Haut-Chitelet (42km)
  • Le jardin de Marguerite (43km)
  • Jardin botanique de l'université de Strasbourg (48km)
  • Jardin de l'Escalier (54km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Champ du Feu (10km)
  • Château de Moyen (43km)
  • Hohneck (43km)
  • Cascade de la Pissoire (51km)
  • Lindre (51km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Itterswiller (22km)
  • Bergheim (28km)
  • Ribeauville (28km)
  • Marckolsheim (41km)
  • Diebolsheim (41km)
  • Bischheim (50km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Cigoland (27km)
  • Parc animalier de Sainte-Croix (43km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Plaine

Canton: Saales

Arrondissement: Molsheim

Department: Bas-Rhin

Region: Alsace

New region: Grand-Est

Postcode: 67420

Distance to Plaine

from Strasbourg (prefecture): 48 km

from Paris: 356 km

from Calais: 473 km

from Nice: 524 km

from Bordeaux: 711 km

from Strasbourg: 48 km

Getting here

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

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bellefosse, Blancherupt, Colroy-la-Roche, Fouday, La Broque, Ranrupt, Rothau, Saint-Blaise-la-Roche, Saint-Stail, Saulxures, Solbach, Waldersbach and Wildersbach.

This page in French: Visiter Plaine