Westhalten tourism and travel guide

Photo of Westhalten in Haut-Rhin

Visit Westhalten: highlights and tourist information

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Westhalten is situated in the Haut-Rhin department and Alsace region (now part of the Grand-Est region), in the north-east of France at 16 kilometres from Colmar, the department capital (general information: Westhalten is 376 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Rouffach at 3 km and Guebwiller at 7 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Westhalten, 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 Westhalten 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 Westhalten

Markets in and near Westhalten

  • Guebwiller: market Tuesday & Friday (7km)
  • Soultz-Haut-Rhin: market Wednesday & Wednesday & (8km)
  • Munster: market Saturday (13km)
  • Turckheim: market Friday (14km)
  • Colmar: market Wednesday & Thursday & Saturday (16km)
  • Wittelsheim: market Thursday (16km)
  • Wittenheim: market Friday (17km)
  • Cernay: market Tuesday & Friday (18km)
  • Thann: market Saturday (20km)
  • Kaysersberg: market Monday & Friday (20km)

More information about Westhalten, Alsace

Tourist attractions near Westhalten, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Thann (20km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc de la Marseillaise (7km)
  • Parc de Wesserling (21km)
  • Jardin d'altitude du Haut-Chitelet (21km)
  • Parc du domaine de Schoppenwihr (21km)
  • Parc Alfred-Wallach (26km)
  • Parc botanique de Mulhouse (26km)
  • Parc du château de Kintzheim (35km)
  • Roseraie du Chatelet (37km)
  • Jardins de Callunes (47km)
  • Jardin botanique de Gondremer (55km)
  • Jardins de l’Abbaye Notre-Dame (57km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Hohneck (20km)
  • Ballon d'Alsace (34km)
  • Cascade de la Pissoire (40km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Soultzmatt (2km)
  • Sausheim (20km)
  • Ribeauville (27km)
  • Masevaux (29km)
  • Bergheim (29km)
  • Marckolsheim (31km)
  • Rougegoutte (39km)
  • Hirtzbach (41km)
  • Belfort (46km)
  • Huningue (47km)
  • Diebolsheim (48km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique et botanique de Mulhouse (26km)
  • Cigoland (35km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Westhalten

Canton: Rouffach

Arrondissement: Guebwiller

Department: Haut-Rhin

Region: Alsace

New region: Grand-Est

Postcode: 68250

Distance to Westhalten

from Colmar (prefecture): 16 km

from Paris: 376 km

from Calais: 513 km

from Nice: 473 km

from Bordeaux: 693 km

from Strasbourg: 79 km

Getting here

Westhalten 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 Westhalten from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bergholtz, Buhl, Gueberschwihr, Gundolsheim, Hattstatt, Merxheim, Orschwihr, Osenbach, Pfaffenheim, Rouffach and Soultzmatt.

This page in French: Visiter Westhalten