Volgelsheim tourism and travel guide

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Visit Volgelsheim: highlights and tourist information

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Volgelsheim is situated in the Haut-Rhin department and Alsace region (now part of the Grand-Est region), in the north-east of France at 17 kilometres from Colmar, the department capital (general information: Volgelsheim is 395 kilometres from Paris).

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

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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!

 
 

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

Map of places to visit near Volgelsheim

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

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)
 
 

Geography and distances

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

Volgelsheim is in the north-east of France. 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