Colmar, ideally located on the Alsace wine road
Discover the city centre of Colmar
Colmar is one of the symbolic cities of Alsace. Situated between Strasbourg and Mulhouse, Colmar is an inescapable stage thanks to its monuments and its typical districts. Just a step from the historic district of " Little Venice ", in the center of Krutenau, the hotel Turenne allows you to discover a magnificent conservation area, with its colored half-timbered houses.
The site owes its name to the alignment of houses along the river Lauch. Discover all the story of this river by letting you guide in boat or stroll on foot on the numerous decks.
Continue then up to the place of the cathedral to visit the St Martin collegiate church. A little further, you will find the church of the Dominicans, with inside its sculptures and paintings as “The Virgin in the Bush of Rose" of Martin Schongauer.
Continue towards Koïfhus, or more collectively called The former customs. This building seduces by its atypical roof in varnished colored tiles.
It was formerly used as city hall, chamber of commerce or school.
Pursue your road towards an architectural jewel, the House Pfister, with its oriel in two floors and its wooden gallery. Dated from 1537, with its turrets and paintings, it lets contemplate.
You can visit Colmar all the year long. A putting in original light, varying in intensity and in color, takes place from the nightfall every Friday and Saturday.
From the end of November to the end of December, take place the famous Christmas market.Download the plan of Colmar