8 days in Metz & Colmar Itinerary

8 days in Metz & Colmar Itinerary

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Fly to Metz-Nancy-Lorraine Airport, Drive to Metz
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Metz
— 3 nights
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Colmar
— 3 nights
Drive to Strasbourg Airport, Fly to Marrakech

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Metz

— 3 nights

City of Light

Located at the confluence of the Moselle and the Seille rivers bordering Luxembourg and Germany, Metz has a cultural confluence as well with a merging of its French and German heritage and military traditions.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Metz: Nancy (Place Stanislas, Parc de la Pepiniere, &more). And it doesn't end there: admire the striking features of Œuvre de la cathédrale, examine the collection at Centre Pompidou-Metz, find something for the whole family at Dinovotion, and don't miss a visit to Gare de Metz-Ville.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Metz day trip app.

Marrakech, Morocco to Metz is an approximately 13.5-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference moving from Western European Standard Time (WET) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is 1 hour. When traveling from Marrakech in October, plan for cooler days and slightly colder nights in Metz: temperatures range from 17°C by day to 8°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) so you can take a train to Colmar.

Things to do in Metz

Museums · Parks · Theme Parks · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Colmar

— 3 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.
Get out of town with these interesting Colmar side-trips: La Volerie des Aigles (in Kintzheim), Mulhouse (Cite de l'Automobile & Cité du Train - Musée français du chemin de fer) and Château du Haut-Kœnigsbourg (in Orschwiller). And it doesn't end there: wander the streets of Little Venice, take in the spiritual surroundings of Sanctuaire du Mont Sainte Odile, admire the landmark architecture of Koifhus (Old Custom House), and don't miss a visit to Old Town.

To find reviews, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, use the Colmar visit planner.

Getting from Metz to Colmar by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in October, and nighttime lows around 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Colmar

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips