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Alsace Walking Holidays

Discover the enchanting landscapes of Alsace, where vineyards, charming villages, and mediaeval castles create a timeless tapestry of beauty.
Starting point
Thannenkirch
Finish point
Eguisheim
Duration
8 days / 7 nights
Season
April - October
Price
From: 1,155€/person
Difficulty
Leisurely to Moderate
Suitable for most people with basic stamina and walking experience

Traverse the most picturesque section of the Alsace Wine Route, a journey through time and taste

Immerse yourself in the unique charm of Thannenkirch, Ribeauville, Kaysersberg, Turckheim, and Eguisheim

Marvel at the panoramic views from the Château du Haut-Kœnigsbourg and the fortresses above Eguisheim

Experience the tranquillity of Lac Noir, a serene oasis nestled in the heart of the Vosges Mountains

Savour the region’s renowned wines, each sip a testament to Alsace’s rich viticultural heritage

Enjoy the freedom of village-to-village hiking, with the assurance of our comprehensive logistical support

Alsace wooden sign with winery background

Enter the world of vineyards and green hills

Vineyards at Chateau de Kaysersberg -  alsace in France - travel destination in Europe

Visit one of France's top wine-growing countries

Alsace region of France - famous "Vine route" . beautiful vineyards and traditional vilages

Colorful houses and vineyards wherever you look

Charming colorful houses and canals in Kaysersberg, small community nearby Colmar, Alsace, France. This town is named as one of the most beautiful french villages.

Walk through the most beautiful villages in France

Route du vin in Alsace france

The Alsace wine route

Eguisheim, France

Live your fairytale in Eguisheim

Château du Haut-Koenigsbourg

Witness unforgettable views of the Alsace region

Vineyard and townscape Kaysersberg, Alsace in France

Kaysersberg's colourful townscape

Alsace wooden sign with winery background
Vineyards at Chateau de Kaysersberg -  alsace in France - travel destination in Europe
Alsace region of France - famous "Vine route" . beautiful vineyards and traditional vilages
Charming colorful houses and canals in Kaysersberg, small community nearby Colmar, Alsace, France. This town is named as one of the most beautiful french villages.
Route du vin in Alsace france
Eguisheim, France
Château du Haut-Koenigsbourg
Vineyard and townscape Kaysersberg, Alsace in France

Included in price

Tour design and organisation

24/7 service and support during your holidays

GPS navigation with an easy-to-use app

7x accommodation with breakfast in 3/4* hotels

Luggage transfer

Picture a journey that takes you through rolling vineyards, past mediaeval castles standing sentinel on verdant hills, and into the heart of charming villages that seem to have sprung from the pages of a fairytale. Can you imagine it?

You just caught the essence of our Alsace Walking Holidays, a voyage of discovery that meanders along the most enchanting section of the Alsace Wine Route, offering a symphony of sensory delights and a treasure trove of unforgettable experiences.

In the heart of eastern France, where the Rhine River carves its path, lies Alsace, a region that is as rich in history as it is in natural beauty. Here, the Alsace Wine Route unfurls like a ribbon, winding through a patchwork of vineyards that stretch towards the horizon, their neat rows of vines a testament to the region’s viticultural heritage.

From the tranquil haven of Thannenkirch, with its panoramic vistas of the Rhine Valley, to the bustling town of Ribeauville, where ancient architecture whispers tales of a bygone era, every step on this journey is a step into a world of wonder.

The serene Lac Noir, cradled in the bosom of the Vosges Mountains, offers a refreshing interlude amidst the vineyard landscapes, while the picturesque towns of KaysersbergTurckheim, and Eguisheim, each with its unique charm and rich wine culture, add layers of intrigue to this captivating journey.

At Walking Holidays France, we book all the hotels, ensuring you have a comfortable place to rest after a day of exploration. We provide a detailed written handout with a day-by-day itinerary, GPS navigation with a user-friendly app, and local recommendations to help you make the most of your journey.

And because we know that the joy of inn-to-inn hiking lies in the journey and not in the logistics, we take care of luggage transfer, leaving you free to enjoy the walk and the wine.

Let the Alsace Wine Route unfold its secrets, one step, one village, and one bottle of wine at a time. After all, life, like a good wine, is meant to be savoured, not rushed.

Location

Things to know

Self-guided

Those who like a good adventure and limitless flexibility should go on a self-guided tour. We prepare the itinerary and book your accommodations while you enjoy the journey without our guide, being fully in charge of all the daily decisions. While you’ll have the full support of our team in case of any emergencies or concerns, a certain level of self-reliance is required.

HASSLE-FREE

We handle itineraries, accommodations, and anything else you prefer not to deal with, so you can enjoy a carefree hike.

TRUSTED BY MANY

We are a financially protected company, fully bonded and insured, keeping your money safe and allowing you to travel with confidence.

TRIED & TESTED ADVENTURES

Only the best walking tours in France, cherry-picked by our team with an in-depth knowledge of the region.

UNBEATABLE SUPPORT

Our 24/7 customer support is where we show our passion, bringing you a better experience by making your well-being our number one priority.

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