Bakery label
The small Venice Colmar
Village Kaysersberg
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Colmar - based in one hotel

Where the clocks are ticking very quiet.

On our rally tour we ride right into the heart of Alsatian wine country and to one of the most beautiful towns of the wine route, picturesque Colmar. On the daily tours, you will experience the full diversity of this beautiful region, visiting the pearls of the Alsatian wine route – Ribeauvillé, Riquewihr, Kaysersberg and the ancient German and French fortresses in Breisach and Neuf-Brisach.

Medium
Medium
  • 5 Days / 4 Nights
  • Self-guided tour
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Itinerary

Arrival to Colmar, check-in at the hotel and free tour of the town.

Round trip to the famous wine villages approx. 45 - 60 km

You leave Colmar heading north through Houssen and ride to Ribeauvillé, before returning to Colmar through the beautiful wine villages of Riquewihr, Turckheim and Eguisheim.

Colmar – Munster approx. 40 km

Starting in Colmar you will head to the valley of Munster, passing Turckheim and Zimmerbach. Smooth hills, high alps, escarpments and glacial lakes create the versatile landscape of valley Munster, one of the most beautiful of the Vosges massif. The region is popular for its Munster-cheese, take your time to visit the “maison du fromage”. Cycling back on comfy cycle paths through the nature and small villages.

Colmar - Breisbach approx. 70 km

After the stages in the vineyards, the tour continues comfortably through the Rhine Valley today. In Neuf-Brisach you drive past the octagonal, baroque fortress, which was built around 1700 by Vauban, the fortress builder Louis XIV. After crossing the Rhine bridge, the Breisgau awaits you! Back in France, a bunker of the Maginot Line from the Second World War can be visited in Marckolsheim. The canal cycle path takes you back to Colmar.

Colmar – Guebwiller – Mulhouse approx. 50-75 km + train ride

 From Colmar you will follow the French wine route. Charming wine-vilages with lots of Alsatian half-timbered houses and beautiful medieval centres within vineyards are the places to relay, enjoy and to take a break from everyday´s life. You will cycle from Guebwiller to Bollwiller where you can take the train or cycle further to Ungersheim passing the “Ecomusée d´Alsace, a open air museum. The cycle path leads you directly to Mulhouse. Going back by train to Colmar.

Strasbourg approx. 25 km + train ride

From the hotel you ride to Colmar Station; the train to Strasbourg runs every half hour. You leave the train in Erstein, around 25 km before Strasbourg, and ride along the Rhone-Rhine Canal into the heart of the European capital. Tour of the city. Return by train from Strasbourg to Colmar.

Tour character

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.

Prices and events

All data for 2020 at a glance
Season 1
Apr 4, 2020 - May 29, 2020
Sep 5, 2020 - Oct 10, 2020
Arrival daily
Season 2
May 30, 2020 - Sep 4, 2020
Arrival daily
Colmar based in one hotel, 5 days, Hôtel Beauséjour, FR-ELRCO-05BE
Base price
Surcharge single room
Surcharge half board 7x (evening meal: mostly multi-course, sometimes outside the property, payable with voucher)
Colmar based in one hotel, 5 days, Grand Hôtel Bristol, FR-ELRCO-05GH
Base price
Surcharge single room
Surcharge half board 7x (evening meal: mostly multi-course, sometimes outside the property, payable with voucher)
369.00
119.00
95.00
459.00
159.00
115.00
399.00
119.00
95.00
479.00
159.00
115.00

Hotels: BEST WESTERN Grand Hôtel Bristol or Hôtel Beauséjour in Colmar

Price
Rental bike 21-gear unisex
Rental bike 7-gear unisex
Electric bike
69.00
69.00
169.00

Services and infos

Included:

  • Accommodation in your selected hotel
  • Breakfast buffet or an extensive breakfast
  • Best elaborated route
  • Detailed travel information 1x per room (German, English, French, with route maps or overview maps, route description, tourist attractions, important telephone numbers)
  • Signposting
  • 1 Train ride Mulhouse – Colmar incl. bike
  • 1 Train ride Colmar – Strasbourg – Colmar incl. bike
  • GPS-data is available
  • Service hotline

Optional extras:

  • Half-board evening meal (mostly multi-course, sometimes outside the property, payable with voucher)
  • Bike rental, including rental bike insurance

Arrival / Parking / Departure:

  • Colmar train station
  • Strasbourg airport or Basel/Mulhouse airport
  • Free car park at Hôtel Beau Séjour, public car park close to Grand Hôtel Bristol for approx. EUR 25 per week

Things to note:

  • Tourist tax, if due, is not included in the price!
  • Further important information according to the package travel law can be found here!

Accommodations

Fatima Coulibaly
"I will help you with the planning of your holidays with advice and action"
Fatima Coulibaly, Customer service

Ratings

4 of 5 Stars (2 Ratings)
4 stars
André W. CH | 30.04.2018
Sternfahrt Colmar
Sehr schöne Gegend für Radtouren.
4 stars
Werner Schöne DE | 20.09.2016
Insgesamt gut
Eine interessante, abwechlungsreiche Tour in der sehr schönen Umgebung des Elsass. Unterbringung und Verpflegung im Hotel Beauséjour waren sehr gut.

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