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Volgelsheim tourism and travel guide

Photo of Volgelsheim in Haut-Rhin

Photo is of Neuf-Brisach at 2 km from Volgelsheim

Visit Volgelsheim: highlights and tourist information

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Neuf-Brisach at 2 km and Colmar at 17 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Volgelsheim, 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 Volgelsheim in Grand-Est.

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

Neuf-Brisach

Neuf-Brisach

at 2 km (direction west)

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

See Neuf-Brisach guide
Colmar

Colmar

at 17 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Colmar guide
Eguisheim

Eguisheim

Most Beautiful Village at 19 km (direction west)

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

See Eguisheim guide
Rouffach

Rouffach

at 20 km (direction west-south-west)

Perhaps less exceptional than some Alsace towns we still...

See Rouffach guide
 
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Turckheim

Turckheim

at 22 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Turckheim guide
Ungersheim

Ungersheim

at 24 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Ungersheim guide
Riquewihr

Riquewihr

Most Beautiful Village at 25 km (direction west-north-west)

Riquewihr is very lovely and has less to undermine...

See Riquewihr guide
Ottmarsheim

Ottmarsheim

at 26 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Ottmarsheim guide
Bergheim

Bergheim

at 26 km (direction north-west)

The original fortified walls still surround the very picturesque village of...

See Bergheim guide
Hunawihr

Hunawihr

Most Beautiful Village at 26 km (direction north-west)

In the heart of the Alsace wine region you should...

See Hunawihr guide
Kaysersberg

Kaysersberg

at 26 km (direction west-north-west)

The historic centre of Kaysersberg is very attractive, and...

See Kaysersberg guide
Ribeauville

Ribeauville

at 27 km (direction north-west)

The traditional coloured houses and the castle poised high above the town...

See Ribeauville guide
Selestat

Selestat

at 28 km (direction north-north-west), in the Bas-Rhin department

One interesting feature of Selestat is the very wide range of architectural...

See Selestat guide
Soultz-Haut-Rhin

Soultz-Haut-Rhin

at 28 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Soultz-Haut-Rhin guide

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

Map of places to visit near Volgelsheim

 
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Markets in and near Volgelsheim

  • Colmar: market Wednesday & Thursday & Saturday (17km)
  • Turckheim: market Friday (22km)
  • Riquewihr: market Friday (25km)
  • Kaysersberg: market Monday & Friday (26km)
  • Ribeauville: market Saturday (26km)
  • Wittenheim: market Friday (28km)
  • Soultz-Haut-Rhin: market Wednesday & Wednesday & (28km)
  • Guebwiller: market Tuesday & Friday (28km)
  • Selestat: market Tuesday & Saturday (28km)
  • Munster: market Saturday (31km)

More information about Volgelsheim, Alsace

Tourist attractions near Volgelsheim, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Thann (41km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du domaine de Schoppenwihr (22km)
  • Parc de la Marseillaise (28km)
  • Parc du château de Kintzheim (30km)
  • Parc Alfred-Wallach (34km)
  • Parc botanique de Mulhouse (35km)
  • Jardin d'altitude du Haut-Chitelet (41km)
  • Parc de Wesserling (44km)
  • Jardins de Callunes (54km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Hohneck (40km)
  • Champ du Feu (47km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Marckolsheim (17km)
  • Soultzmatt (24km)
  • Bergheim (26km)
  • Ribeauville (26km)
  • Sausheim (29km)
  • Diebolsheim (31km)
  • Itterswiller (40km)
  • Masevaux (50km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Cigoland (29km)
  • Parc zoologique et botanique de Mulhouse (35km)
 
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Geography and distances

Volgelsheim is in the north-east of France at 17 kilometres from Colmar, the department capital (general information: Volgelsheim is 395 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Volgelsheim

Canton: Neuf-Brisach

Arrondissement: Colmar

Department: Haut-Rhin

Region: Alsace

New region: Grand-Est

Postcode: 68600

Distance to Volgelsheim

from Colmar (prefecture): 17 km

from Paris: 395 km

from Calais: 525 km

from Nice: 480 km

from Bordeaux: 716 km

from Strasbourg: 65 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 Volgelsheim from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Algolsheim, Biesheim, Dessenheim, Geiswasser, Heiteren, Neuf-Brisach, Obersaasheim, Vogelgrun, Weckolsheim and Wolfgantzen.

This page in French: Visiter Volgelsheim

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