3 days in Colmar & Strasbourg Itinerary

3 days in Colmar & Strasbourg Itinerary

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3 days in Colmar & Strasbourg Itinerary

Start: Geneva
Drive:  3 h 15 min
1
Colmar
— 1 night
Train:  30 min
2
Strasbourg
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h
End: Geneva

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Colmar

Colmar ©
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.
On the 28th (Sat), make a trip to Old Town. On your second day here, step into the grandiose world of Château du Haut-Kœnigsbourg and then wander the streets of Little Venice.

For reviews, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Colmar trip itinerary planning app .

Geneva, Switzerland to Colmar is an approximately 3.5-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or do a combination of flight and train. In December in Colmar, expect temperatures between 9°C during the day and 1°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) to allow enough time to take a train to Strasbourg.

Things to do in Colmar

Neighborhoods Historic Sites

Side Trip

Château du Haut-Kœnigsbourg
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Château du Haut-Kœnigsbourg ©
Château du Haut-Kœnigsbourg
Little Venice ©
Little Venice
Old Town ©
Old Town

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Strasbourg

Strasbourg ©
Strasbourg is famous for its beautiful historical center, the Grande Île, which was the first city center classified entirely as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Mon): get your game on at Les Cognees, then test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, then make a trip to Cathedrale Notre Dame de Strasbourg, and finally wander the streets of La Petite France.

To find maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Strasbourg planning tool .

Strasbourg is just a short distance from Colmar. In December, daily temperatures in Strasbourg can reach 7°C, while at night they dip to 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Mon) so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Strasbourg

Fun & Games Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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La Petite France ©
La Petite France
Room Escape Games
Cathedrale Notre Dame de Strasbourg ©

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