Days Out: Vosges (88)
Amphitheatre and Mosaic in Grand
Amphitheatre classified as on of the top ten of the Roman world due to its diameter of 148m. The site also possesses one of the largest mosaics of the Roman world. At 4 rue de la Mosaique in Grand (88).
Parc Alsace Lorraine Miniature
Park presenting Lorraines places of interest and historic buildings in miniature. At 48, Route de Cleurie in Saint-Ame (88).
Lake covering 115 hectares offering boat tours, pedal boats for rental, sailing and fishing.
Maison Natale de Jeanne dArc
The birthplace of Joan of Arc, 1412. Pilgrimage centre and site of national historic interest in various locations in Domremy La Pucelle (88).
Sanctuaire de Grand (Vosges)
Gallo-Roman mosaics and amphitheatre at Grand. Open February to 25 December. 10:00-12:00 and 14:00-17:00. Information at Conseil General des Vosges, Site de Grand, 4 rue de la Mosaique, Grand (88).
Chateau de Thuillieres
Castle built in 1772 by Germain Boffrand. Guided tours available, open in July and August from 14:30-17:30 at Thuillieres, next to Vittel.
Parc Naturel Regional Des Ballons De Vosges
National regional park offering many hiking trails or guided visits. The Maison du Parc hosts many temporary expositions. Seasonal opening hours. See the website for full details and maps.