Thinking about the Alsace, you might come across good wine and food and a changeful history. The Alsace is at the same time a place of the French industry culture and Straßburg is a lifeline of modern Europe. Nevertheless, it kept most of its serenity. Get to know this beautiful French region on a bike trip around Colmar.

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Welcome to Colmar. The city is known for its architecture of six centuries and is called the Capital of the Alsace wines.

First, you cycle to Riebauvillé. Lots of houses from the 16. and 17. century have endured. Back to Colmar, you will pass romantic villages like Riquewihr, Turckheim and Eguisheim.

On your way to Sélestat you pass Marckolsheim. Alternatively, you can take the train back to Colmar.

You can take the train to Erstein and cycle to Straßburg. Straßburg is called the Capital of Europe. The old-town is part of  the world cultural heritage. By train back to Colmar.

The route

Flat to the river Rhine in Breisach, a little bit hilly along the French wine street. Most of the time you cycle on bike paths, sometimes on side streets with less traffic.

Services & Extras

  • 4 overnights inkl. breakfast
  • If halfboard booked: full-course evening meals
  • tourinformation
  • Train Ticket Colmar – Strasbourg – Colmar
  • Well elaborated route description
  • Detailled tour information and maps
  • Rental bike insurance
  • Service-hotline

Arrival/ departure and parking information
Good train connection to colmar. From airports Basel/Mulhouse or Straßburg good connection with trains. There are free parking possibilities at the hotel (Cat. B). Car park for 25,-€ the week at the hotel (Cat. A).


Basel/Mulhouse or Straßburg

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