Rettel tourism and travel guide

Photo of Rettel in Moselle

Photo is of Rodemack at 8 km from Rettel

Visit Rettel: highlights and tourist information

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

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Rettel in Grand-Est.

Popular places to visit nearby include Rodemack at 8 km and Metz at 37 km.

Rettel, France: places to visit and attractions

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



Most Beautiful Village at 8 km (direction west-north-west)

The medieval centre in the fortified village of Rodemack make it one...

See Rodemack guide


at 37 km (direction south-south-west)

As well as the cathedral it is the grand squares surrounded by...

See Metz guide


at 42 km (direction west), in the Meurthe-et-Moselle department

Longwy has important Vauban fortifications to visit...

See Longwy guide

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Map of places to visit near Rettel


Markets in and near Rettel

  • Yutz: market Friday (13km)
  • Thionville: market Saturday (16km)
  • Uckange: market Friday (20km)
  • Bouzonville: market Tuesday (22km)
  • Fameck: market Saturday (22km)
  • Ottange: market Thursday (23km)
  • Knutange: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Hayange: market Thursday & Saturday (24km)
  • Hagondange: market Friday (24km)
  • Clouange: market Tuesday & Friday (26km)

More information about Rettel, Lorraine

Tourist attractions near Rettel, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Longwy ville neuve (Vauban fortifications) (42km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Pange (40km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Rombas (27km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique d'Amnéville (26km)

Geography and distances

Rettel is in the north-east of France at 37 kilometres from Metz, the department capital (general information: Rettel is 297 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Rettel

Canton: Sierck-les-Bains

Arrondissement: Thionville-Est

Department: Moselle

Region: Lorraine

New region: Grand-Est

Postcode: 57480

Distance to Rettel

from Metz (prefecture): 37 km

from Paris: 297 km

from Calais: 360 km

from Nice: 642 km

from Bordeaux: 731 km

from Strasbourg: 140 km

Getting here

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

We have 16 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Apach, Berg-sur-Moselle, Beyren-les-Sierck, Contz-les-Bains, Fixem, Gavisse, Haute-Kontz, Hunting, Kerling-les-Sierck, Kirsch-les-Sierck, Koenigsmacker, Malling, Montenach, Puttelange-les-Thionville, Rustroff and Sierck-les-Bains.

This page in French: Visiter Rettel