8 days in Luxembourg City, Annecy & Colmar Itinerary

8 days in Luxembourg City, Annecy & Colmar Itinerary

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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
— 1 night
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Annecy, France
— 5 nights
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Colmar, France
— 1 night

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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg

Luxembourg City ©
While Luxembourg City boasts the shiny headquarters of several European institutions and EU offices, it is also home to a beautiful old town that's designated as a World Heritage Site.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Sat): step into the grandiose world of Palace of the Grand Dukes (Palais Grand-Ducal), then don't miss a visit to Notre Dame Cathedral (Cathedrale Notre Dame), then get to know the fascinating history of Le Chemin de la Corniche, and finally explore the striking landscape at Casemates du Bock.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Luxembourg City trip itinerary builder.

Wassenaar, The Netherlands to Luxembourg City is an approximately 4-hour car ride. You can also drive; or do a combination of car and flight. In August, plan for daily highs up to 27°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun) early enough to go by car to Annecy.

Things to do in Luxembourg City

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks
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Casemates du Bock ©
Casemates du Bock
Le Chemin de la Corniche ©
Le Chemin de la Corniche

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Annecy, France

Annecy ©
The canals is in Annecy helped earn the medieval town the nickname the Venice of the Alps.
Change things up with these side-trips from Annecy: Macot-la-Plagne (snow panthers motoneige & Super Tyro), Reve d'Eau (in Bellentre) and Walibi Rhone-Alpes (in Les Avenieres). Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Annecy, make a trip to La Vieille Ville, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at La Tournette, and explore the stunning scenery at Les Gorges du Fier.

To find photos, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Annecy trip planner.

Getting from Luxembourg City to Annecy by car takes about 6 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of flight and bus; or take a train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 29°C, and evening lows to 16°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) so you can go by car to Colmar.

Things to do in Annecy

Outdoors · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Macot-la-Plagne, Les Gorges du Fier, AIRMAX parapente, Le Col de la Forclaz, Reve d'Eau
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Lake Annecy ©
Lake Annecy
AIRMAX parapente ©
AIRMAX parapente
L'Atelier des Enigmes - Escape Game Annecy ©

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Colmar, France

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 7th (Fri), tour the pleasant surroundings at NaturoparC - Hunawihr, take in the spiritual surroundings of Eglise St-Martin, and then explore the world behind art at Musée d'Unterlinden.

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Traveling by car from Annecy to Colmar takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of bus and train. August in Colmar sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 16°C at night. On the 8th (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Colmar

Outdoors · Zoos & Aquariums · Parks

Side Trip

NaturoparC - Hunawihr
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NaturoparC - Hunawihr ©
NaturoparC - Hunawihr
Musée d'Unterlinden ©
Musée d'Unterlinden
Maison Schongauer ©
Maison Schongauer

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