Alsace

  • From Strasbourg
  • History
  • Discovery

8 days / 7 nights

Day 1 – ARRIVAL

Land at STRASBOURG airport.

Transfer via MULHOUSE to COLMAR.

Check in at your hotel in COLMAR for 7 nights.

Welcome drink and presentation of the program by the tour leader.

Dinner and overnight at your hotel.

 

Day 2 – THE STRUTHOF CAMP / LE MONT SAINT ODILE / OBERNAI / RIBEAUVILLE

Breakfast

Guided tour of STUTHOF Concentration Camp, in NATZWEILLER.

Lunch in a restaurant in MONT SAINT ODILE.

Guided tour of MONT SAINT ODILE, meditation and pilgrimage site.

Drive to OBERNAI via the Wine Road.

Stop in the medieval city of RIBEAUVILLE.

Back to your hotel for dinner and overnight.

 

Day 3 – THE BLACK FOREST / GERMANY

Breakfast

Drive to the Black Forest, visit FREIBURG.

Proceed to TITISEE.

Lunch at a restaurant.

Boat ride on the lake.

Back to your hotel in COLMAR via the German Hill Road with a stop in SANKT PETER.

Dinner and overnight.

 

Day 4 – COLMAR / EGUISHEIM / CAR MUSEUM / WINERY VISIT

Breakfast

Guided city tour of COLMAR“the little Venice”.

Proceed to EGUISHEIM, one of the most beautiful village of France.

Back to your hotel for lunch.

Visit the National Automobile Museum.

Visit a famous Alsace Wine Vinery and wine tasting.

Dinner and overnight.

 

Day 5 – STRASBOURG

Breakfast

Drive to STRASBOURG.

Visit a local brewery including tasting.

Typical lunch in the city center of STRASBOURG.

Mini cruise in the “Petite France” quarter, over looking the major monuments of the city : the bridges, the European Parliament, the European Council, the Court of Human Rights and the Cathedral.

Back to your hotel via the Wine Road through the typical villages of this wonderful landscape.

Diner and overnight.

 

Day 6 – HAUT KOENIGSBOURG CASTLE / STORK BIRDS / RIQUEWIHR

Breakfast

Visit the Haut Koenigsbourg Castle.

Back to your hotel for lunch.

Visit the Stork Birds Protection Center.

Drive to RIQUEWIHR, a gem known for its famous Riesling wine, visit a vinery and enjoy a wine tasting.

Back to your hotel.

Dinner and overnight.

 

Day 7 – HILLS ROAD / KAYSERSBERG

Breakfast

Drive the Road of Hills via UFFHOLTZ, le Vieill Armand, le Grand Ballon, la Schlucht, le Linge, one of the major battlefield of the First World War.

Lunch in a local farm.

Drive to KAYSERSBERG, the home town of Dr. Albert Schweitzer.

Back to the hotel.

Dinner and overnight.

 

Day 8 – DEPARTURE

Breakfast

Transfer to STRASBOURG airport for check in and take off.