1. France
  2. Alsace
  3. Colmar
  4. Haut-Kœnigsbourg Castle

Alsace Medieval History Day Trip from Strasbourg

Product ID: 272217
Discover the best that historical Alsace has to offer on this day trip from Strasbourg. Visit the stunning Haut-Koenigsbourg Castle, wander through the picturesque villages of Riquewihr and Kayserberg, and follow the famous Wine Route in a cabriolet bus.
About this ticket
Duration: 10 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
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Driver
Spanish, English, French, Portuguese
Audio guide/headphones
Spanish, Chinese, English, French, German, Hebrew, Japanese, Arabic, Korean, Portuguese, Russian
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Experience

Highlights
  • Admire panoramic views of the Black Forest from the imposing Haut-Koenigsbourg Castle
  • Explore the picturesque streets of the medieval villages of Riquewihr and Kaysersberg
  • Follow the famous Alsace Wine Route in a cabriolet bus
Full description
The tour begins with departure from Strasbourg bus station and heads to the first stop of the day, historical Haut-Koenigsbourg Castle. Upon arrival, admire the building’s architecture, learn about the people who once lived here, and marvel at the castle's stunning views across the Black Forest.

After the castle, the open-top bus follows the famous Alsace Wine Route, making a stop at one of the region's most well-preserved medieval villages along the way, Riquewihr. Spend some free time wandering through the village’s pictures streets, shop at a local store for a souvenir, or find a cozy restaurant for lunch.

The tour continues to Kaysersberg next, to marvel at its beautiful fortified bridge nestled amongst the quaint village surroundings. Your day trip finishes with a visit to Colmar, a unique and endearing country town, for a ride on the tourist train.

Please note that the tourist train doesn't run in November. Instead, there will be free time in the city.
Includes
  • Free WiFi
  • Air-conditioned bus
  • Audio guides in 11 languages
  • Ticket for Haut-Koenigsbourg Castle
  • Ticket for the sightseeing tour of Colmar on the tourist train (except in November)
What’s Not Included
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities
Not suitable for
  • Children under 4 years
  • People with mobility impairments
  • Wheelchair users

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Look for the bus with the 'Tour Alsace' branding, in front of the bus station and opposite the public toilets.

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Important information
What to bring
  • Passport or ID card
Know before you go
• This tour is not recommended for people with limited mobility
Customer reviews

Overall rating

5 / 5

based on 7 reviews

Review summary

  • Service
    5 / 5
  • Organization
    4.7 / 5
  • Value for money
    4.6 / 5
  • Safety
    5 / 5
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Alsace full of history, precious villages that are worth it, worth visiting and being involved in its charms and traditions

November 29, 2019

Honestly it is a well organized trip, with an amazing guide “Martin”, he is nice, attentive and giving clear instructions. The time given for each stop is sufficient. It is enjoyable tour in a comfortable couch and recommended way to visit the magical small villages of the Alsace.

November 24, 2019

The excursion is very good. The lovely and very professional driver.

October 13, 2019

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RHINE VALLEY SIGHTSEEING TOURS

Product ID: 272217