10 days in Freiburg im Breisgau, Colmar & Rheinfelden Itinerary

10 days in Freiburg im Breisgau, Colmar & Rheinfelden Itinerary

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Fly to Basel, Train to Freiburg im Breisgau
Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany
— 1 night
Colmar, France
— 4 nights
Rheinfelden, Switzerland
— 4 nights
Drive to Zürich Airport, Fly to Ben Gurion International Airport, Drive to Jerusalem


Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany

— 1 night

Capital of the Black Forest

In the heart of a major wine-producing region, Freiburg im Breisgau serves as the primary entry point for tours into the scenic Black Forest mountain range.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Tue): make a trip to Munsterplatz, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Freiburger Münster, explore the world behind art at Augustiner Museum, then get a new perspective on nature at Museum Natur und Mensch, and finally explore the activities along Bachle.

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Jerusalem, Israel to Freiburg im Breisgau is an approximately 9-hour combination of flight and train. The time zone changes from Israel Standard Time (IST) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Jerusalem in April, with highs in Freiburg im Breisgau at 19°C and lows at 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) so you can drive to Colmar.

Things to do in Freiburg im Breisgau

Nature · Parks · Museums · Childrens Museums

Colmar, France

— 4 nights

Little Venice

Situated along the Alsatian Wine Route, Colmar is renowned for its German and French culture, well-preserved old town, numerous architectural landmarks, and its museums.
Let the collections at Musée d'Unterlinden and Cité du Train - Musée français du chemin de fer capture your imagination. Get a sense of the local culture at Little Venice and Koifhus (Old Custom House). Get out of town with these interesting Colmar side-trips: Château du Haut-Kœnigsbourg (in Orschwiller), Cite de l'Automobile (in Mulhouse) and La Volerie des Aigles (in Kintzheim). And it doesn't end there: get to know the resident critters at NaturoparC - Hunawihr, step into the grandiose world of Chapelle Saint-Leon IX, do a tasting at Vin d'Alsace HORCHER, and don't miss a visit to Old Town.

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Traveling by car from Freiburg im Breisgau to Colmar takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in April, and nighttime lows around 5°C. On the 21st (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Rheinfelden.

Things to do in Colmar

Museums · Historic Sites · Wildlife · Parks

Side Trips

Rheinfelden, Switzerland

— 4 nights
Rheinfelden is a town in the district of Lörrach in Baden-Württemberg, Germany. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Jeunes Rives and Seebad Eich. Head to Lindt Chocolate Shop Kilchberg and Kirchhofer - Swiss Artsfor plenty of shopping. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Rheinfelden: Turm in Regensberg (in Regensberg), Papiliorama (in Kerzers) and Rhine Falls (in Neuhausen am Rheinfall). It doesn't end there: admire the masterpieces at Fondation Beyeler.

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You can drive from Colmar to Rheinfelden in an hour. In April in Rheinfelden, expect temperatures between 18°C during the day and 5°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Wed) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Rheinfelden

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trips