Medieval Alsace Tour

Explore the stunning region of Alsace on our one-day excursion. Immerse yourself in the charm and history of this area. Discover enchanting villages, savor the fine wines of the region, and explore a majestic medieval castle. An unforgettable experience in Alsace.

Start time of the tour: 09:00:00
End time of the tour: 18:15:00

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Tour description

Discover picturesque Alsace on our one-day sightseeing tour from Colmar. Immerse yourself in the charm, history, and culinary delights of this magnificent region.

Our first stop is the enchanting village of Eguisheim. Stroll through its narrow streets, admire the colorful half-timbered houses, and soak up its medieval ambiance.

Next, we head to Kaysersberg, another Alsatian gem. Be amazed by its traditional architecture, fortified bridge, and rich heritage.

We’ll make a short stop at the Sigolsheim Necropolis, a memorial to soldiers who fell during World War II, offering a panoramic view of the Alsace Wine Route.

Our next destination is Riquewihr, famous for its medieval charm. Enjoy a well-deserved lunch break and taste the region’s gastronomic specialties in one of the charming village restaurants.

Afterwards, we’ll visit the majestic Château du Haut-Koenigsbourg. Entrance to the castle is included in our tour, allowing you to explore the various rooms, stroll through the courtyards and admire the architectural beauty of this medieval fortress. You’ll also enjoy breathtaking views of the Vosges mountains, the Alsace plain and the Black Forest in Germany.

Our final stop is at a local vineyard, where you can sample the fine wines of Alsace. Immerse yourself in the art of winemaking and let your taste buds savor the unique aromas of this renowned wine region.

After enjoying the tasting, we’ll take the road back to Colmar. Take home unforgettable memories of Alsace, its picturesque villages, delicious wines, and exceptional heritage.

Join us for a unique experience that will make you fall in love with Alsace and everything it has to offer.

STOPS ON THE TOUR

  1. Approximately 45 minutes stop in Eguisheim: free visit of the village.
  2. Approximately 45 minutes stop in Kaysersberg: free visit of the village.
  3. Approximately 1 hour and 45 minutes stop in Riquewihr: free visit and/or lunch.
  4. Approximately 1 hour and 30 minutes stop at the Haut Koenigsbourg Castle: entrance included in the ticket price.
  5. Approximately 1 hour stop at a winemaker’s: visit and wine tasting included in the price.

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Additional information

Audio guide languages

  • German
  • English
  • Arab
  • Korean
  • Spanish
  • French
  • Hebrew
  • Japanese
  • Mandarin
  • Portuguese
  • Russian

Towns and places visited

Haut-Koenigsbourg, Bergheim, Riquewihr, Kientzheim, Kaysersberg, Eguisheim

To note

  • Casual clothing and flat, comfortable walking shoes are recommended.
  • Expect high temperatures in summer.
  • The excursion is not available to wheelchair users because wheelchairs cannot be brought into the vehicle.
  • The order of the sites visited may vary.
  • The coach has a convertible roof so the tour can be open top for the seats at the back of the vehicle.
  • The circuit includes the coach journey.
  • The price does not include lunch.
  • The roof is entirely made of glass so you can enjoy a panoramic view even when the roof is closed.
  • The coach seats are not numbered.
  • Customers' explorations on foot are at their discretion and are not commented or guided tours.

Map of the tour

Pick-up

Departure point in front of the Hôtel Esquisse, less than 10 minutes' walk from the town centre: 2 Avenue de la Marne

Rapp car park near the departure point

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