Turckheim The Essential
To get to Turckheim, take the road through Niedermorschwihr; beyond, a small town enclosed by ramparts with old rooftops and a bell tower with multi-coloured tiles hoves into view. With its storks' nests and Brand grand cru wine, it is difficult to imagine that Turckheim was once a battlefield. However, it was at the gates of the town that Turenne mercilessly crushed the Imperial invaders in 1675.
This square is lined with old houses. On
This was one of the three main gateways
Many of the houses date back to the late