Rouffach tourism and travel guide

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France This Way comment: Perhaps less exceptional than some Alsace towns we still enjoyed exploring the centre of Rouffach

Rouffach is situated in the Haut-Rhin department and Grand-Est region.

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Rouffach. For detailed visitor information see the Rouffach travel guide.

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Ungersheim at 9 km and Eguisheim at 9 km.

Rouffach, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 9 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Guebwiller guide


at 9 km (direction south)

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

See Ungersheim guide


Most Beautiful Village at 9 km (direction south)

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

See Eguisheim guide


at 9 km (direction south-west)

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

See Soultz-Haut-Rhin guide
Murbach abbey

Murbach abbey

Abbey at 11 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Murbach abbey guide


at 14 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Colmar guide


at 14 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Turckheim guide


at 15 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Munster guide


at 19 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Neuf-Brisach guide


at 20 km (direction north-north-west)

The historic centre of Kaysersberg is very attractive, and the half-timbered houses...

See Kaysersberg guide


Most Beautiful Village at 23 km (direction north-north-west)

Riquewihr is very lovely and has less to undermine its medieval charm...

See Riquewihr guide


at 24 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Mulhouse guide


Most Beautiful Village at 25 km (direction south-south-east)

In the heart of the Alsace wine region you should visit Hunawihr,...

See Hunawihr guide


at 25 km (direction south-east)

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

See Ottmarsheim guide

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Markets in and near Rouffach

  • Guebwiller: market Tuesday & Friday (9km)
  • Soultz-Haut-Rhin: market Wednesday & Wednesday & (10km)
  • Turckheim: market Friday (14km)
  • Colmar: market Wednesday & Thursday & Saturday (14km)
  • Munster: market Saturday (15km)
  • Wittenheim: market Friday (17km)
  • Wittelsheim: market Thursday (17km)
  • Cernay: market Tuesday & Friday (19km)
  • Kaysersberg: market Monday & Friday (20km)
  • Thann: market Saturday (22km)

More information about Rouffach, Alsace

Tourist attractions near Rouffach, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Thann (22km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc de la Marseillaise (9km)
  • Parc du domaine de Schoppenwihr (21km)
  • Jardin d'altitude du Haut-Chitelet (24km)
  • Parc de Wesserling (24km)
  • Parc Alfred-Wallach (25km)
  • Parc botanique de Mulhouse (25km)
  • Parc du château de Kintzheim (34km)
  • Roseraie du Chatelet (39km)
  • Jardins de Callunes (48km)
  • Jardin botanique de Gondremer (56km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Hohneck (23km)
  • Ballon d'Alsace (37km)
  • Cascade de la Pissoire (42km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Soultzmatt (4km)
  • Sausheim (20km)
  • Ribeauville (26km)
  • Bergheim (28km)
  • Marckolsheim (29km)
  • Masevaux (31km)
  • Hirtzbach (41km)
  • Rougegoutte (42km)
  • Huningue (46km)
  • Diebolsheim (46km)
  • Itterswiller (46km)
  • Belfort (48km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique et botanique de Mulhouse (25km)
  • Cigoland (34km)

Geography and distances

Rouffach is in the north-east of France at 14 kilometres from Colmar, the department capital (general information: Rouffach is 378 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Rouffach

Canton: Rouffach

Arrondissement: Guebwiller

Department: Haut-Rhin

Region: Alsace

New region: Grand-Est

Postcode: 68250

Distance to Rouffach

from Colmar (prefecture): 14 km

from Paris: 378 km

from Calais: 515 km

from Nice: 473 km

from Bordeaux: 696 km

from Strasbourg: 77 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 Rouffach from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bergholtz, Gueberschwihr, Gundolsheim, Hattstatt, Merxheim, Meyenheim, Munwiller, Oberentzen, Orschwihr, Osenbach, Pfaffenheim, Soultzmatt and Westhalten.

This page in French: Visiter Rouffach