Plainfaing tourism and travel guide

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Visit Plainfaing: highlights and tourist information

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Plainfaing is situated in the Vosges department and Lorraine region (now part of the Grand-Est region), in the north-east of France at 42 kilometres from Epinal, the department capital (general information: Plainfaing is 352 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Munster at 17 km and Kaysersberg at 19 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Plainfaing, 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 Plainfaing in Grand-Est.

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

 
 

Map of places to visit near Plainfaing

Markets in and near Plainfaing

  • Fraize: market Friday (2km)
  • Gerardmer: market Thursday & Saturday (15km)
  • Granges-sur-Vologne: market Tuesday (16km)
  • Munster: market Saturday (17km)
  • Kaysersberg: market Monday & Friday (19km)
  • Riquewihr: market Friday (22km)
  • Turckheim: market Friday (22km)
  • Bruyeres: market Wednesday (22km)
  • La Bresse: market Sunday (22km)
  • Ribeauville: market Saturday (23km)

More information about Plainfaing, Lorraine

Tourist attractions near Plainfaing, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Thann (41km)
  • Plombieres-les-Bains (47km)
  • Obernai (47km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin d'altitude du Haut-Chitelet (14km)
  • Jardins de Callunes (19km)
  • Parc du domaine de Schoppenwihr (23km)
  • Jardin botanique de Gondremer (25km)
  • Jardins de l’Abbaye Notre-Dame (28km)
  • Parc du château de Kintzheim (29km)
  • Parc de Wesserling (32km)
  • Parc de la Marseillaise (34km)
  • Domaine du Windeck (44km)
  • Parc romantique et Art Nouveau du château (52km)
  • Jardin du chateau de Kolbsheim (61km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Hohneck (15km)
  • Cascade de la Pissoire (24km)
  • Champ du Feu (31km)
  • Ballon d'Alsace (41km)
  • Château de Moyen (47km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ribeauville (23km)
  • Bergheim (26km)
  • Soultzmatt (29km)
  • Itterswiller (38km)
  • Marckolsheim (39km)
  • Masevaux (45km)
  • Sausheim (50km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Cigoland (32km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Plainfaing

Canton: Fraize

Arrondissement: Saint-Dié-des-Vosges

Department: Vosges

Region: Lorraine

Postcode: 88230

Distance to Plainfaing

from Epinal (prefecture): 42 km

from Paris: 352 km

from Calais: 483 km

from Nice: 497 km

from Bordeaux: 689 km

from Strasbourg: 71 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Anould, Ban-sur-Meurthe-Clefcy, Fraize, La Croix-Aux-Mines, Mandray and Saint-Leonard.

This page in French: Visiter Plainfaing