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Wangen tourism and travel guide

Photo of Wangen in Bas-Rhin

Photo is of Wasselonne at 3 km from Wangen

Visit Wangen: highlights and tourist information

To Visit  Attractions 

Wangen is situated in the Bas-Rhin department and Grand-Est region.

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

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!



at 3 km (direction north-west)

Although lacking major monuments Wasselonee is a pleasant town to explore when...

See Wasselonne guide


at 9 km (direction south-south-east)

Although Molsheim is now quite a large town it...

See Molsheim guide


at 10 km (direction north-west)

It is the abbey, and in particular its ornate facade,...

See Marmoutier guide


at 13 km (direction south)

The roman style church is one highlight in Rosheim, and the...

See Rosheim guide


at 16 km (direction north-west)

The Chateau des Rohans dominates the medieval heart of Saverne, well...

See Saverne guide


at 17 km (direction south)

Obernai is perhaps the town in Alsace that has best preserved...

See Obernai guide


at 21 km (direction south-south-west)

Mont-Saint-Odile is a very popular pilgrimage destination, and has been since...

See Mont-Sainte-Odile guide


Heritage Site at 21 km (direction east)

The city of Strasbourg is one of the most...

See Strasbourg guide
Strasbourg cathedral

Strasbourg cathedral

Cathedral at 21 km (direction east)

Strasbourg cathedral is a gothic style construction with a remarkable facade and...

See Strasbourg cathedral guide


at 23 km (direction north-north-west)

As well as the pretty half-timbered houses, the centre of Neuwiller-les-Saverne...

See Neuwiller-les-Saverne guide


at 23 km (direction south)

Less visited than many, Barr is something of an undiscovered...

See Barr guide
Chateau d'Andlau

Chateau d'Andlau

Castle at 24 km (direction south-south-west)

It is the views as much as the castle...

See Chateau d'Andlau guide


Most Beautiful Village at 25 km (direction south)

Mittelbergheim is one of several Alsave villages classed among the...

See Mittelbergheim guide
Le Struthof

Le Struthof

at 25 km (direction south-west)

Le Struthof is the only Nazi Concentration camp to have been...

See Le Struthof guide

... 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

What to do at Wangen? 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

Wangen is in the north-east of France at 21 kilometres from Strasbourg, the department capital (general information: Wangen is 376 kilometres from Paris).

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

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

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