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Westhalten tourism and travel guide

Photo of Westhalten in Haut-Rhin

Photo is of Rouffach at 3 km from Westhalten

Visit Westhalten: highlights and tourist information

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

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

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!



at 3 km (direction east)

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

See Rouffach guide


at 7 km (direction south-west)

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

See Guebwiller guide


at 8 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Soultz-Haut-Rhin guide


at 8 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Murbach guide


at 9 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Ungersheim guide


Most Beautiful Village at 10 km (direction north-north-east)

Of the many beautiful traditional villages in Alsace, Eguisheim is one of...

See Eguisheim guide


at 13 km (direction north-west)

Munster was very badly damaged during the First World...

See Munster guide


at 15 km (direction north-west)

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

See Turckheim guide


at 16 km (direction north-east)

The medieval centre of Colmar, with brightly painted half-timbered houses along...

See Colmar guide


at 20 km (direction north-east)

The historic centre of Kaysersberg is very attractive, and the half-timbered...

See Kaysersberg guide


at 21 km (direction east-north-east)

Neuf-Brisach is unique in being a town that was entirely...

See Neuf-Brisach guide


Most Beautiful Village at 23 km (direction east-north-east)

Riquewihr is very lovely and has less to undermine its medieval charm...

See Riquewihr guide


at 24 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Mulhouse guide


Most Beautiful Village at 25 km (direction north-north-east)

In the heart of the Alsace wine region you should visit Hunawihr,...

See Hunawihr guide

... 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)

Hotels near Westhalten

More information about Westhalten, Alsace

Tourist attractions near Westhalten, France

What to do at Westhalten? 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

Westhalten is in the north-east of France at 16 kilometres from Colmar, the department capital (general information: Westhalten is 376 kilometres from Paris).

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

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

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