Ungersheim tourism and travel guide

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France This Way comment: The Ecomuseum at Ungershim is a fascinating reconstruction of an entire medieval Alsace village using buildings from across the region

Ungersheim 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 Ungersheim. For detailed visitor information see the Ungersheim 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 Ungersheim in Grand-Est.

Popular places to visit nearby include Guebwiller at 8 km and Rouffach at 9 km.

Ungersheim, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 6 km (direction west)

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

See Soultz-Haut-Rhin guide


at 8 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Guebwiller guide


at 9 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Rouffach guide
Murbach abbey

Murbach abbey

Abbey at 12 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Murbach abbey guide


at 14 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Mulhouse guide


at 18 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Ottmarsheim guide


Most Beautiful Village at 18 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Eguisheim guide


at 22 km (direction north-west)

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

See Munster guide


at 23 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Neuf-Brisach guide


at 23 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Colmar guide


at 23 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Turckheim guide


at 29 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Altkirch guide


at 29 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Kaysersberg guide


Most Beautiful Village at 32 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Riquewihr guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Haut-Rhin

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Map of places to visit near Ungersheim


Markets in and near Ungersheim

  • Soultz-Haut-Rhin: market Wednesday & Wednesday & (6km)
  • Guebwiller: market Tuesday & Friday (7km)
  • Wittenheim: market Friday (8km)
  • Wittelsheim: market Thursday (9km)
  • Cernay: market Tuesday & Friday (12km)
  • Riedisheim: market Wednesday (15km)
  • Mulhouse: market Tuesday all day & Thursday all day & Saturday & Friday (15km)
  • Rixheim: market Thursday (16km)
  • Thann: market Saturday (17km)
  • Munster: market Saturday (22km)

More information about Ungersheim, Alsace

Tourist attractions near Ungersheim, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Thann (17km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc de la Marseillaise (7km)
  • Parc Alfred-Wallach (16km)
  • Parc botanique de Mulhouse (16km)
  • Parc de Wesserling (23km)
  • Jardin d'altitude du Haut-Chitelet (29km)
  • Parc du domaine de Schoppenwihr (30km)
  • Roseraie du Chatelet (34km)
  • Parc du château de Kintzheim (43km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Hohneck (28km)
  • Ballon d'Alsace (35km)
  • Cascade de la Pissoire (46km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique et botanique de Mulhouse (16km)
  • Cigoland (43km)

Geography and distances

Ungersheim is in the north-east of France at 23 kilometres from Colmar, the department capital (general information: Ungersheim is 382 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Ungersheim

Canton: Soultz-Haut-Rhin

Arrondissement: Guebwiller

Department: Haut-Rhin

Region: Alsace

New region: Grand-Est

Postcode: 68190

Distance to Ungersheim

from Colmar (prefecture): 23 km

from Paris: 382 km

from Calais: 522 km

from Nice: 464 km

from Bordeaux: 692 km

from Strasbourg: 85 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 Ungersheim from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bergholtz, Bollwiller, Ensisheim, Feldkirch, Gundolsheim, Issenheim, Merxheim, Meyenheim, Munwiller, Pulversheim, Raedersheim, Reguisheim, Soultz-Haut-Rhin and Staffelfelden.

This page in French: Visiter Ungersheim