Breisach am Rhein
Map: Location of Breisach
Information in brief
- Location: 25 km west of Freiburg, A 5 exit at Bad Krozingen (No. 64a)
- 190-225 m above sea level
- 15.000 inhabitants
- Districts: Hochstetten, Grezhausen, Gündlingen, Niederrimsingen, Oberrimsingen
Breisach is located directly on the Rhine, what means near the border to France. The distinctive landmark of the town is the cathedral of St. Stephansmünster. Built on a hill called the Münsterberg, it overlooks the Rhine valley and the houses of the town.