Private Full-day Tour from Strasbourg to Christmas Markets of Alsace

Duration
7 hours
Languages
English, French, Italian, Spanish, German
Experience the magic of Christmas in Alsace during the festive season on this private full-day trip from Strasbourg to the Christmas Markets in the villages of Alsace. Shop for traditional Alsace Christmas decorations and presents in Colmar.

It was in Strasbourg in 1570 that the very first edition of the oldest Christmas market in Europe took place, then called the “Christkindelsmärik” (market of the Infant Jesus). Since this time, Strasbourg has continued the tradition of a traditional, authentic, warm and generous Alsatian Christmas, but Strasbourg is not the only town to host Christmas Markets. The arrival of the little wooden huts in the town squares of Alsace’s towns and villages is also a major event.

You will be picked you up at your centrally located accommodation in Strasbourg and head to the sightseeing tour of the Alsace Christmas Markets, you will visit Colmar. Christmas in Colmar’s historical town center means a historic setting made magical by amazing Christmas illuminations that blend perfectly with the wonderful lighting designed to enhance the town’s heritage. Here, follow your guide for a walking tour of the town and to discover one or several Christmas Markets, as the town holds 5 different markets. After the walk, enjoy some free time to explore in the different markets, and why not taste the local mulled wine?

Then, you will depart along the famous Alsace wine route to pass through some of the most beautiful villages of Alsace. The afternoon program will depend on the date of your tour. Eguisheim, Riquewihr (Medieval market), Colmar and Strasbourg cities host a market every single day. On the 6th, 7th and 8th of December, your stop will certainly include the Christmas Market of Bergheim, on the 7th, 8th, 14th and 15th of December you will have the opportunity to discover Ribeauvillé market, and almost every single day of this festive season, the market of Kaysersberg will be ready to show you all it has to offer. After the visits, you will return to Strasbourg.

Highlights:
 Strasbourg, Colmar, Christmas Markets, Alsace wine route, Eguisheim, Riquewihr, Bergheim, Ribeauvillé market.

Departure: from late November until Christmas Eve.

Includes: a driver (guide), private vehicle transportation, pick-up and drop-off, visit of Christmas markets as mentioned in the program.

Not included:
 personal insurance and expenses, meals and drinks, entrance fees to monuments, museums, attractions. 

Please note: minimum 2 people.
Cécile
With GetExperience since 2022
Meeting point
Strasbourg, France
Important to know
Free cancellation
Plans are subject to change, and sometimes unexpectedly. So you can cancel your event free of charge 24 hours before the start.
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$710.41 / group