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Wegscheid tourism and travel guide

Photo of Wegscheid in Haut-Rhin

Photo is of Belfort at 19 km from Wegscheid

Visit Wegscheid: highlights and tourist information

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Belfort at 19 km and Murbach at 20 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Wegscheid, 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 Wegscheid in Grand-Est.

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

Belfort

Belfort

at 19 km (direction south-south-west), in the Territoire-de-Belfort department

The town of Belfort and its citadel are pleasant to exlore...

See Belfort guide
Murbach

Murbach

at 20 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Murbach guide
Guebwiller

Guebwiller

at 22 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Guebwiller guide
Soultz-Haut-Rhin

Soultz-Haut-Rhin

at 22 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Soultz-Haut-Rhin guide
 
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Ungersheim

Ungersheim

at 27 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Ungersheim guide
Ronchamp chapel

Ronchamp chapel

at 28 km (direction west-south-west), in the Haute-Saone department

The Ronchamp Chapel is the best known work by architect Le...

See Ronchamp chapel guide
Altkirch

Altkirch

at 28 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Altkirch guide
Mulhouse

Mulhouse

at 29 km (direction east)

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

See Mulhouse guide
Munster

Munster

at 30 km (direction north-east)

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

See Munster guide
Rouffach

Rouffach

at 31 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Rouffach guide
Montbeliard

Montbeliard

at 34 km (direction south-south-west), in the Doubs department

It is the castle in Montbeliard, on a raised rocky platform,...

See Montbeliard guide
Eguisheim

Eguisheim

Most Beautiful Village at 37 km (direction north-east)

Of the many beautiful traditional villages in Alsace, Eguisheim...

See Eguisheim guide
Turckheim

Turckheim

at 40 km (direction north-east)

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

See Turckheim guide
Ottmarsheim

Ottmarsheim

at 41 km (direction east)

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

See Ottmarsheim guide

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

Map of places to visit near Wegscheid

 
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Markets in and near Wegscheid

  • Masevaux: market Wednesday (4km)
  • Thann: market Saturday (11km)
  • Cernay: market Tuesday & Friday (16km)
  • Belfort: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Monday & Friday (19km)
  • Wittelsheim: market Thursday (21km)
  • Guebwiller: market Tuesday & Friday (22km)
  • Soultz-Haut-Rhin: market Wednesday & Wednesday & (22km)
  • La Bresse: market Sunday (24km)
  • Wittenheim: market Friday (28km)
  • Altkirch: market Thursday (28km)

More information about Wegscheid, Alsace

Tourist attractions near Wegscheid, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Thann (11km)
  • Plombieres-les-Bains (42km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc de Wesserling (10km)
  • Roseraie du Chatelet (11km)
  • Parc de la Marseillaise (22km)
  • Jardin d'altitude du Haut-Chitelet (28km)
  • Parc botanique de Mulhouse (30km)
  • Parc Alfred-Wallach (30km)
  • Parc du domaine de Schoppenwihr (47km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Ballon d'Alsace (9km)
  • Hohneck (27km)
  • Cascade de la Pissoire (32km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Masevaux (4km)
  • Rougegoutte (11km)
  • Belfort (19km)
  • Soultzmatt (28km)
  • Hirtzbach (30km)
  • Sausheim (30km)
  • Montbeliard (34km)
  • Moffans-et-Vacheresse (36km)
  • Mandeure (40km)
  • Ribeauville (52km)
  • Marckolsheim (60km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique et botanique de Mulhouse (30km)
 
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Geography and distances

Wegscheid is in the north-east of France at 43 kilometres from Colmar, the department capital (general information: Wegscheid is 361 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Wegscheid

Canton: Masevaux

Arrondissement: Thann

Department: Haut-Rhin

Region: Alsace

New region: Grand-Est

Postcode: 68290

Distance to Wegscheid

from Colmar (prefecture): 43 km

from Paris: 361 km

from Calais: 509 km

from Nice: 456 km

from Bordeaux: 665 km

from Strasbourg: 105 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 Wegscheid from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bourbach-le-Haut, Dolleren, Kirchberg, Lauw, Masevaux, Niederbruck, Oberbruck, Rimbach-Pres-Masevaux, Sewen and Sickert.

This page in French: Visiter Wegscheid

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