Wegscheid tourism and travel guide

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Visit Wegscheid: highlights and tourist information

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Wegscheid is situated in the Haut-Rhin department and Alsace region (now part of the Grand-Est region), in the north-east of France at 43 kilometres from Colmar, the department capital (general information: Wegscheid is 361 kilometres from Paris).

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

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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!

 
 

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

Map of places to visit near Wegscheid

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

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)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Wegscheid

Canton: Masevaux

Arrondissement: Thann

Department: Haut-Rhin

Region: Alsace

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

Wegscheid 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 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