Wangen tourism and travel guide

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Visit Wangen: highlights and tourist information

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Wangen is situated in the Bas-Rhin department and Alsace region (now part of the Grand-Est region), in the north-east of France at 21 kilometres from Strasbourg, the department capital (general information: Wangen is 376 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Wasselonne at 3 km and Molsheim at 9 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Wangen, 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 Wangen 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 Bas-Rhin

Map of places to visit near Wangen

Markets in and near Wangen

  • Wasselonne: market Monday (3km)
  • Molsheim: market Monday (9km)
  • Saverne: market Thursday (15km)
  • Obernai: market Thursday (17km)
  • Ostwald: market Friday (20km)
  • Illkirch-Graffenstaden: market Saturday (21km)
  • Schiltigheim: market Thursday (21km)
  • Bischheim: market Friday (21km)
  • Brumath: market Wednesday (22km)
  • Strasbourg: market Wednesday all day & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday & Monday all day & Friday all day (23km)

More information about Wangen, Alsace

Tourist attractions near Wangen, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Wangen.

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Vosges-du-Nord (29km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du chateau de Kolbsheim (11km)
  • Jardin botanique du col de Saverne (16km)
  • Domaine du Windeck (18km)
  • Jardin botanique de l'université de Strasbourg (21km)
  • Jardin de l'Escalier (22km)
  • Le jardin de Marguerite (25km)
  • Jardin de la ferme bleue (34km)
  • Parc du château de Kintzheim (41km)
  • Jardins de Callunes (45km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Champ du Feu (29km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Bischheim (21km)
  • Itterswiller (28km)
  • Drusenheim (39km)
  • Diebolsheim (39km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Cigoland (40km)
  • Parc animalier de Sainte-Croix (45km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Wangen

Canton: Wasselonne

Arrondissement: Molsheim

Department: Bas-Rhin

Region: Alsace

New region: Grand-Est

Postcode: 67520

Distance to Wangen

from Strasbourg (prefecture): 21 km

from Paris: 376 km

from Calais: 479 km

from Nice: 547 km

from Bordeaux: 743 km

from Strasbourg: 21 km

Getting here

Wangen is in the north-east of France. Most visitors fly into Paris or drive from one of the channel ports such as Calais or Dunkirk (allow around 6 hours) For driving distances to Wangen from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 29 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Balbronn, Bergbieten, Cosswiller, Crastatt, Dahlenheim, Dangolsheim, Ergersheim, Fessenheim-le-Bas, Flexbourg, Hohengoeft, Jetterswiller, Kirchheim, Kuttolsheim, Marlenheim, Neugartheim-Ittlenheim, Nordheim, Odratzheim, Rangen, Romanswiller, Singrist, Soultz-les-Bains, Traenheim, Wasselonne, Westhoffen, Willgottheim, Wintzenheim-Kochersberg, Wolxheim, Zehnacker and Zeinheim.

This page in French: Visiter Wangen