Tourism & activities

The Christmas Markets

Christmas markets are an essential part of Alsatian tradition, flourishing in its many towns and villages throughout December. Colmar’s Christmas market is a must as it takes up its winter residence from 26 November to 31 December.

Treat yourself to a breath of fresh air!

A variety of activities for those who want to take exercise and enjoy panoramic views at the same time.


Follow the numerous footpaths marked out by the Club Vosgien, particularly the magnificent paths through our vineyards.
From Westhalten,
* 2 hours 20 minutes: Westhalten, Strangenberg, Notre Dame du Hubel (red triangle), Zinnkoepflé, Soulzmatt (white rectangle), Westhalten (red triangle)
* 3 hours 30 minutes: Westhalten, Strangenberg, Schaumberg (red triangle and red cross), the upper Notre Dame de Hubel path, Zinnkoepflé, Soulzmatt (white rectangle), Westhalten (red triangle)
The GR map is available at hotel reception or on sale at the Rouffach Tourist Office.


Circular Bike Trails

The Auberge du Cheval Blanc is close to 7 circular bike trails (leaving from Westhalten and the surrounding area) and a mountain bike circuit, leaving from Rouffach

The Rouffach Golf Course

This 18-hole golf course, with its “links” design, true to the best golfing tradition, is situated in picturesque countryside with magnificent panoramic views across the Vosges hills.
Further information may be obtained on request.
Discover Westhalten and its Great Vintage Wines