Rixheim tourism and travel guide

Photo of Rixheim in Haut-Rhin

Photo is of Mulhouse at 4 km from Rixheim

Visit Rixheim: highlights and tourist information

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Rixheim is situated in the Haut-Rhin 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 Rixheim in Grand-Est.

Popular places to visit nearby include Mulhouse at 4 km and Ottmarsheim at 10 km.

Rixheim, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 4 km (direction west)

Often ignored as an 'industrial town' Mulhouse actually has an attractive centre around the...

See Mulhouse guide


at 10 km (direction east-north-east)

The Abbey church of Ottmarsheim is said to be the oldest church in Alsace,...

See Ottmarsheim guide


at 17 km (direction north-north-west)

The Ecomuseum at Ungershim is a fascinating reconstruction of an entire medieval Alsace village...

See Ungersheim guide


at 18 km (direction south-west)

In the oldest part of Altkirch you can still see part of the defensive...

See Altkirch guide


at 20 km (direction north-west)

In Soultz-Haut-Rhin an unusual characteristic is that many of the old houses are in...

See Soultz-Haut-Rhin guide


at 23 km (direction north-west)

In Guebwilller it is the part of the town along the canal and also...

See Guebwiller guide


at 25 km (direction north-north-west)

Perhaps less exceptional than some Alsace towns we still enjoyed exploring the centre of...

See Rouffach guide
Murbach abbey

Murbach abbey

Abbey at 27 km (direction north-west)

The remains of the abbey at Murbach, the surrounding gardens and its position in...

See Murbach abbey guide


at 32 km (direction north-north-east)

Neuf-Brisach is unique in being a town that was entirely designed by Vauban, an...

See Neuf-Brisach guide


Most Beautiful Village at 34 km (direction north-north-west)

Of the many beautiful traditional villages in Alsace, Eguisheim is one of our favourites...

See Eguisheim guide


at 38 km (direction north-north-west)

The medieval centre of Colmar, with brightly painted half-timbered houses along the canalside, is...

See Colmar guide


at 38 km (direction north-west)

Munster was very badly damaged during the First World War but careful renovation means...

See Munster guide


at 39 km (direction north-north-west)

There is lots of interest to see here in Turckheim, one of the prettiest...

See Turckheim guide


at 42 km (direction west-south-west), in the Territoire-de-Belfort department

The town of Belfort and its citadel are pleasant to exlore when you are...

See Belfort guide

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Markets in and near Rixheim

Market days in Rixheim: weekly market: Thursday;

  • Rixheim: market Thursday (0km)
  • Riedisheim: market Wednesday (2km)
  • Mulhouse: market Tuesday all day & Thursday all day & Saturday & Friday (3km)
  • Wittenheim: market Friday (9km)
  • Sierentz: market Wednesday (11km)
  • Wittelsheim: market Thursday (14km)
  • Altkirch: market Thursday (18km)
  • Cernay: market Tuesday & Friday (18km)
  • Soultz-Haut-Rhin: market Wednesday & Wednesday & (20km)
  • Saint-Louis: market Saturday all day (21km)

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Tourist attractions near Rixheim, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Thann (23km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc Alfred-Wallach (3km)
  • Parc botanique de Mulhouse (4km)
  • Parc de la Marseillaise (22km)
  • Parc de Wesserling (34km)
  • Roseraie du Chatelet (35km)
  • Jardin d'altitude du Haut-Chitelet (45km)
  • Parc du domaine de Schoppenwihr (45km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Ballon d'Alsace (42km)
  • Hohneck (43km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Sausheim (5km)
  • Hirtzbach (21km)
  • Huningue (21km)
  • Soultzmatt (27km)
  • Masevaux (30km)
  • Rougegoutte (41km)
  • Belfort (42km)
  • Montbeliard (52km)
  • Mandeure (55km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique et botanique de Mulhouse (4km)

Geography and distances

Rixheim is in the north-east of France at 38 kilometres from Colmar, the department capital (general information: Rixheim is 393 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Rixheim

Canton: Habsheim

Arrondissement: Mulhouse

Department: Haut-Rhin

Region: Alsace

New region: Grand-Est

Postcode: 68170

Distance to Rixheim

from Colmar (prefecture): 38 km

from Paris: 393 km

from Calais: 537 km

from Nice: 449 km

from Bordeaux: 692 km

from Strasbourg: 97 km

Getting here

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

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bruebach, Brunstatt, Eschentzwiller, Habsheim, Illzach, Kingersheim, Mulhouse, Riedisheim, Sausheim and Zimmersheim.

This page in French: Visiter Rixheim