City Wasselonne fits in a natural setting of orchards and hills, and enjoys a privileged location in the foothills of the Vosges, near the Route des Vins. This situation is causing a wide variety of landscapes: crops, vineyards, orchards, meadows and forests. Wasselonne is the starting point for walks and excursions in the sub- Vosges forest, through the Vosges Club marked trails.
In addition, the city has a rich history as evidenced by his heritage; you can see the remains of the castle ( round tower and square tower, the latter is open to the public during the tourist season ), the Silbermann organ of the Protestant church, many half-timbered houses, some of which offer views walkers door lintels decorated with signs trades local crafts.
You will find all necessary shops (bakeries, butchers, supermarkets... ).
Between markets, fairs, exhibitions, concerts, Open Chess or Christmas market, town Wasselonne is busy throughout the year.
You want to discover a rich culture?? ? Explore the city through its Circuit Emblems Trades of Yesteryear! Wasselonne has a density and a variety of emblems unique in Alsace! Guided tours are offered on Wednesday evening in summer, and on request throughout the year.
Visitors can also explore the square tower, narrow stairs to ...
In summer, the Office of Tourism will invite you to her evenings home with discovery of the square tower of the castle and wine tasting area.
Activities: tennis on outdoor courts or in the indoor court, soccer, swimming at the indoor swimming pool, basketball, cycling or rollerblading on the bike path that starts at Wasselonne. There is something for everyone!
Municipal swimming pool consists of a competition pool of 250 m² with shower wave, massage jets and swimming against the tide, a paddling pool of 44 sqm, with fun equipment, a sauna 10 people, a beach 400 sqm equipped with 10 sunbathing.
Different tours by foot but also by bike or mountain bike Wasselonne and cultural heritage (1h-3 km): discovery of the ancient city with remains of its castle, its picturesque streets ... Path discovery of the forest (4h -11 km): You will discover the trees, the ecology of populations encountered the work of the forester, the fragility and diversity of the forest, the traces of animals that inhabit it.
Horse-drawn carriage simple or gastronomic, walking with family or friends around the treasures of Wasselonne in all its forms and colors.
Wasselonne the festive spirit, she demonstrates through events throughout the year: Christmas market and Easter dishes and discovery of local crafts, concerts, flea market comprising 300 exhibitors, Flower Parade, flea market, Fair Spring and August, Festival of the Arts Street? A variety of animations that will captivate young and old!
ATTRACTIONS, LEISURES AND ACTIVITES AROUND
Activities: Mountain biking on forest roads, hiking on marked trails??
Every Thursday in July-August, hiking in the mountain Schneeberg with guide. Upcoming free. Meet at 9am at the Tourist Office Wangenbourg trip between 17h and 18h by hiking.
Circuit Schneeberg (18 km, altitude 620 m).
Wine Trail Traenheim (4.5 miles, elevation 100 m).
Botanical Walk (6 km altitude between 360 and 460 m).
The circuit of castles (14 km, elevation 298 m).
Mountain bike trail: Niederhaslach, Bischofslaeger-Geisweg Moneybox, Obersteigen the Wolfsberg ....
Cyclo Tour: Tour of vineyard slopes of the Circuit Mossig, Circuit de la Sommeran, Circuit Goeftberg ...
Relay Riding for Hoube, Oberhaslach, Wintzenheim-Kochersberg Jetterswiller ...
Farm animation Romanswiller offering tours for everyone.
Climbing: a dozen rocky peaks and are equipped for all levels of escalation between Saverne and the Col des Pandours.
Contemporary Art: sculpture symposiums in Oberhaslach, and Urmatt Wangenbourg.
Snowshoeing: Discover the Schneeberg mountain snowshoeing. Upcoming half-day organized at the station Wangenbourg. Climb to the top of the Schneeberg mountain with a guide, in day or night ...