Bas-Rhin
La Petite-Pierre
Interesting
La Petite-Pierre The Essential
Interesting
Tracing its origins to the Middle Ages, this settlement located at a crossroads of important routes was fortified by Vauban (vestiges of ramparts remain) but abandoned in 1870. Well located at the heart of the forested Vosges massif, this pleasant summer resort is the departure point from which to explore over 100km of signposted paths. Don't miss the Alsace seal museum, which has seals relating to towns, eminent persons, trade bodies, religious orders...