The Wine Villages Of The Alsace

Spend a week walking in the magnificent Alsatian countryside on the French-German border.


  • France

  • 7 nights

  • Half Board with Dinners in Local Restaurants

  • Culture & Natural History

    Rail & Walk

  • 6th May 2022 – 13th May 2022

  • See website for other dates

Tour code: 11050

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Last Modified: 29th November 2021

Holiday Highlights

See what's planned

  • Ramble through picture-postcard villages dotted with ancient vineyards.
  • Follow the Sentier Vinicole des Grands Crus, linking charming Alsatian villages such as Riquewihr and Ribeauvillé.
  • Walks begin directly from the hotel.
  • Discover the enchanting towns of Colmar - birthplace of the designer of the Statue of Liberty - and Kaysersberg, home town of Albert Schweitzer
  • View distant Germany across the Rhine from wooded ridges.
  • Explore Colmar or Strasbourg on your free day.
  • Look out for white storks' nests high up on chimneys and rooftops

Our holiday walking grades


Grade 5

Full day walks with moderate amounts of ascent and descent.

The paths are mostly good, but there may be some steep and rough ground.

Walks will last up to 6 hours and could involve as much as 750m of ascent and descent. Some walks will be less demanding.