Turckheim

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Turckheim (019)

Turckheim (019)

48° 5′ 11″ N, 7° 16′ 42″ E

Turckheim is a village known for its Gewürztraminer wines, traditional Alsatian cuisine, and stunning surrounding scenery. Turckheim is probably most well-known for its surrounding medieval wall. The wall has three doors, or portes: The Munster

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Turckheim is a village known for its Gewürztraminer wines, traditional Alsatian cuisine, and stunning surrounding scenery. Turckheim is probably most well-known for its surrounding medieval wall. The wall has three doors, or portes: The Munster Door, which opens into the Munster Valley; The Door of the Brand, which begins the Route des Vins; and the Door of France. Another attractive feature of Turckheim is the Night Watchman.

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