Excursion in Alsace
Excursion in Alsace (Colmar, Eguisheim, Riquewihr, Haut Koenigsbourg Castle)
- 440.00€ Business Sedan (1-3 passengers)
- 572.00€ Business Van (1-8 passengers)
Excursion in Alsace
We invite you to delve into the history of Alsace.
In the first, we will take you to the city of Colmar, specifically to the charming district of Petite Venise.
Next, we will venture to one of the most beautiful villages in France, Eguisheim. This quaint Alsatian village is renowned for its old houses with pointed roofs, vibrant colors, and picturesque facades.
After, our excursion will take us to Riquewihr, a town nestled in the heart of the Alsatian vineyards. This beautiful town will enchant you with its vibrant and colorful streets.
To conclude, we will head towards the Haut Koenigsbourg Castle, the only fully restored fortified castle in Alsace.
Please note that meals, drinks, and entrance fees (unless otherwise specified) are not included in the price.
The departure point is Strasbourg, and the excursion can accommodate 1 to 8 people.
Duration: The excursion typically lasts 8-9 hours, with a morning departure from Strasbourg and a return in the late afternoon. The exact duration may vary depending on traffic conditions and the visit to each site.
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Discover the captivating beauty and history of Alsace on our excursion to Colmar, Eguisheim, Riquewihr, and the Haut Koenigsbourg Castle.
With your private driver and VTC at your disposal, you can navigate effortlessly through the city of Colmar, stopping to explore the cobblestone alleys and soak in the romantic atmosphere that permeates this place.
Colmar, often called “Little Venice,” is a true gem of Alsace. This historic town is crisscrossed by picturesque canals lined with half-timbered houses and charming café terraces. Take a leisurely stroll through the Petite Venise district, visit the renowned Unterlinden Museum housing the famous Isenheim Altarpiece, and discover the exceptional architecture of the Maison Pfister. Colmar is also known for its traditional Christmas market, which adds a magical touch to the city during the holiday season.
After exploring Colmar, your private driver will accompany you to the next destination, Eguisheim.
Eguisheim, a gem of Alsace, awaits you. With its half-timbered houses and colorful flowers, Eguisheim exudes a picturesque and authentic atmosphere. Stroll through its winding streets, uncover its rich historical heritage, and indulge in the delicious wines produced in its renowned vineyards.
Riquewihr will be an essential stop on your journey through Alsace. Accompanied by your driver, explore this preserved medieval village, meandering through narrow streets lined with half-timbered houses. Take the opportunity to taste local wines in the traditional wine cellars.
Riquewihr is another medieval jewel of Alsace, surrounded by lush vineyards. This fortified village is famous for its well-preserved architecture, cobblestone streets, and 16th-century half-timbered houses. Stroll through the narrow alleyways, visit craft shops, and taste local wines in the traditional wine cellars. Riquewihr is a true paradise for history, architecture, and wine enthusiasts.
Haut Koenigsbourg Castle
After exploring Riquewihr, we will continue our excursion to the Haut Koenigsbourg Castle.
The Haut Koenigsbourg Castle is an iconic site of Alsace, offering a fascinating journey through medieval history.
Your private driver will peacefully drive you to this medieval symbol, where you can immerse yourself in the historical atmosphere and enjoy breathtaking views of the surroundings.
Perched majestically on a hill, the Haut Koenigsbourg Castle is an emblematic symbol of Alsace’s medieval history. Built in the 12th century, this fortified castle has been beautifully restored and now offers stunning views of the surrounding landscapes. Explore the towers, banquet halls, and ramparts of the castle, and immerse yourself in the medieval atmosphere that prevails there. A visit to the Haut Koenigsbourg Castle is a true journey back in time.
In addition to its historical significance, the Haut Koenigsbourg Castle also offers stunning views of the surrounding landscapes, with the Vosges mountains on one side and the Alsace plain on the other.
Excursion in Alsace
Book now your excursion in VTC with private driver and let yourself be transported through the remarkable sites of Alsace. Enjoy personalized service and absolute comfort for an unforgettable experience in this magnificent region.
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TOP 10 things to do in Alsace
1. Visit Haut-Koenigsbourg Castle: Explore this restored medieval castle and enjoy panoramic views of the surrounding region.
2. Taste Alsace wines: Venture into the picturesque vineyards of the region and indulge in the famous Alsatian white wines.
3. Explore the Alsace Wine Route: Travel along this scenic route and discover charming wine villages and wine cellars.
4. Visit Strasbourg Cathedral: Admire the Gothic architecture of this iconic cathedral and climb to the observation platform.
5. Stroll through Petite France in Strasbourg: Wander through this picturesque neighborhood with its half-timbered houses.
6. Explore the city of Colmar: Discover the canals of “Little Venice”.
7. Discover the Northern Vosges Regional Nature Park: Explore this preserved natural park, hike through picturesque landscapes.
8. Visit the Unterlinden Museum in Colmar: Admire the famous Isenheim Altarpiece and explore the art and history collections of this renowned museum.
9. Take a cruise on the Rhine: Enjoy a panoramic cruise on the Rhine River, discover picturesque landscapes, and see the castles along the way.
10. Taste Alsatian cuisine: Don’t miss the opportunity to savor the culinary specialties of Alsace..
These activities will allow you to experience the best of Alsace, from its rich cultural heritage to its picturesque landscapes and delicious gastronomy.