Walscheid

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 Tourism, holiday & travel in Walscheid
TownWalscheid
Insee code57742
Postcode57870
Latitude48.6542170
Longitude7.1490210
AltitudeFrom 294 to 983 meters
Surface38.35 km²
Population1653 inhabitants
Density43 inhabitants/km²

CLOSEST CITIES & TOWNS

National labelTroisfontaines at 4.3 km (6 min)
Chief townMetz (at 134 km, 87 min)Harreberg at 5.6 km (9 min)
DepartmentMoselleHommert at 6 km (8 min)
RegionLorraineSearch another town

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TOWN PRESENTATION

Walscheid village, an area of ​​3835 hectares 3,258 hectares of woodland, with 1672 inhabitants, including schedules of Sitifort, Eigenthal, Saint Leo, Nonnenbourg, Beimbach, Rotstein, Batishof, Munichshof.

Charming village, hemmed in the valley at the foot of the Vosges mountains in the south of the Moselle, Lorraine Region, 15 kilometers southeast of Sarrebourg and 30 kilometers west of Saverne, Walscheid is the birthplace of Pope Leo IX.

With over 3,250 ha of forests and over 300 km of marked trails, Walscheid appeal to nature lovers and sports.


SIGHTSEEING

  • Religious monuments:
  • Catholic Church Our Lady of the Assumption.
  • Chapel of Pertussis.
  • Statue of Virgin Mary.
  • Chapel Eigenthal.
  • Chapel of Saint Leo.
  • Ruins and Monuments:
  • Memorial Saint Leo.
  • French and German military cemeteries.
  • Gallo-Roman cemetery.
  • Ruins of Castle Walscheid (Saint Leo).
  • Natural Sites:
  • Rocks of the Greater and Lesser Hochwalsch.
  • Water Plan.
  • Cave Saint Leo, deepest cave in the Vosges (live nativity scene on the 3rd Sunday of Advent).
  • Promontory St. Leo.
  • Source of the Bievre.
  • Different points of views.
  • Interests:
  • Rest areas of the water and Hochwalsch.
  • 300 km of marked hiking trails.
  • 60 km of biking tours.
  • Supervised bathing in July and August to the water.
  • Climbing the cliffs of the large and small Hochwalsch.
Detailed information
Information pointsVisitor Information Centre of Walscheid
Natural sitesForest of Abreschviller

EVENTS AND CELEBRATIONS

  • In March: Carnival - Kappensitzungen (village hall).
  • In March: Spring walk.
  • In April: Frequently Asked Plants (village hall - Place Schuman).
  • In May: Feast of the hamlet of Eigenthal, outdoors.
  • In June: Festival of Music (Place Schuman).
  • July 13: Popular dance and fireworks (Place Schuman).
  • In August: Feast (village hall or Place Schuman).
  • In September: garage sale (Place Schuman).
  • October: Autumn walk.
  • December: nativity and Christmas market.
  • December 31: Christmas Eve New Year's Eve (village hall).

ATTRACTIONS, LEISURES AND ACTIVITES AROUND

Marked trails - biking tours.

PHOTOS

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WEATHER

Friday 19 December
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Min. 5°C - Max. 10°C
Saturday 20 December
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Min. 3°C - Max. 6°C
Sunday 21 December
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RESTAURANTS

 
French cuisine restaurantLa Petite Auberge  
8.6
Lorquin
GO TO LORQUIN - Discover the Petite Auberge, located 10 minutes from Lorquin Sarrebourg near Center Parcs ' Domaine des Trois Forêts. You will not regret visiting. A PASSIONATE COUPLE...
Located 10.6 km from Walscheid33 € per person 
Italian restaurantLa Piazza  
8.2
Sarrebourg
Viva Italia! - After a long day of work, you feel the need to enjoy pizza, mozzarella and other delights Alpine? At the heart of the city of Sarrebourg, your steps will be guided by...
Located 11.3 km from Walscheid23 € per person 
French cuisine restaurantHostellerie Belle-Vue  
9.2
Wangenbourg-Engenthal
The Hostellerie Belle-Vue awaits you in the heart of the Alsace region, at the edge of a forest in a big white house. This haven is required by Urbaniak family for three generations....
Located 11.6 km from Walscheid33 € per person 

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BED & BREAKFASTS

 
House with 3 bedroomsLe jardin de marie    
9.2
Vasperviller
In a lovely green setting close to the land of lakes at the foot of the Vosges our guest rooms welcome you for a stay or overnight.
Located 6.1 km from Walscheid55 € the double room 
House with 2 bedroomsChambres d'hôtes du Chant des Sources    
10
Wangenbourg-Engenthal
Nearby Strasbourg and the Alsace Wine Route. The guest house Chant des Sources is a new traditional house warmly decorated with local materials, especially wood immense surrounding...
Located 11.6 km from WalscheidFrom 48 € to 58 € the double room 
House with 2 bedroomsLes Lucioles d'Ober    
9.2
Oberhaslach
Come relax in an oasis of tranquility in the largest forest in the Vosges lined waterfalls, castles and hiking trails. 2 spacious rooms with separate entrance away from the village...
Located 17.1 km from Walscheid58 € the double room 

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VACATION RENTALS

 
Chalet for 4 personsChalet bio-écologique contemporain  
8.4
Hommert
Lodging bioecological comfortable and bright, with beautiful view, the heart of a small village in the middle of the Moselle nature. Very quiet. Visit the nearby Alsace and different...
Located 2.6 km from WalscheidFrom 265 € to 365 € per week 
House for 4 personsLes ecureuils  
9.5
Abreschviller
- Cottage for 4/ 6 people. Ground floor apartment with separate entrance, adjoining the owner's home, located in a valley at the foot of the Donon, quiet and relaxing, close to the...
Located 3.7 km from WalscheidFrom 250 € to 300 € per week 
Apartment for 5 personsLe Gite Fleuri  
9.9
Haselbourg
Gite of 90 m². 2 bedrooms séparées. 5pers bébés. Salle of bain. Wc séparé. Salon. Équipée. Animaux acceptés. Vue panoramique. Parking kitchen garden terrace garden swing couverte. Salon...
Located 5 km from WalscheidFrom 235 € to 265 € per week 

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CAMPSITES

 
70 places over 2 haAlsace camping    
8.9
Gresswiller
Located on the edge of the forest, the site has a reputation as a quiet ground in friendly touch and well maintained facilities. The field has a twenty spaces reserved for tourists....
Located 25 km from Walscheid 

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HOTELS

L'Etable Gourmande - Hotel in WalscheidL'Etable Gourmande    
8.2
Plaine-de-Walsch
Set in the countryside of the Lorraine region, hotel L'Etable Gourmande is 14 km from Sarrebourg Golf Club and gourmet French cuisine is served in the restaurant. Decorated in a modern...
Located 3.8 km from WalscheidRoom from 68 €
Les Cigognes - Hotel in WalscheidLes Cigognes     
8.3
Abreschviller
Located in Abreschviller, just 500 metres from the tourist train's station, Les Cigognes offers a garden, and guests are invited to relax by the heated, indoor swimming pool or on the...
Located 4.4 km from WalscheidRoom from 70 €
Logis Hotel Les Vosges - Hotel in WalscheidLogis Hotel Les Vosges     
8.4
Dabo
The Logis Hotel Les Vosges is located in the Vosges Forest, in the village of La Hoube. It has a restaurant with a terrace, featuring panoramic views of Dabo Rock. The family-run hotel...
Located 8.8 km from WalscheidRoom from 55 €

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Hotel Bristol Metz Centre Gare
Situated 200 metres from Metz Train Station, this hotel features en suite rooms with free Wi-Fi, LCD TV and telephone. A buffet breakfast is served daily...
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Best Western Plus Metz Technopole
The Best Western Metz Technopôle is located 3 km from the historical centre of Metz, on the edge of an 18-hole golf course....
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