5 days in Strasbourg, Colmar & Basel Itinerary

5 days in Strasbourg, Colmar & Basel Itinerary

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1
Strasbourg, France
— 1 night
2
Colmar, France
— 2 nights
3
Basel, Switzerland
— 1 night

1
night
Strasbourg, France

Strasbourg ©
Strasbourg is famous for its beautiful historical center, the Grande Île, which was the first city center classified entirely as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Place Kleber, Palais de Rohan, Place Gutenberg, and other attractions you added. Kick off your visit on the 29th (Sun): admire the striking features of Place Kleber. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 30th (Mon): wander the streets of La Petite France, don't miss a visit to Barrage Vauban, don't miss a visit to Place Gutenberg, admire the landmark architecture of Maison Kammerzell, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedrale Notre Dame de Strasbourg, and finally see the interesting displays at Palais de Rohan.

To find maps, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Strasbourg online attractions planner.

Belgrade, Serbia to Strasbourg is an approximately 7-hour combination of flight, bus, and train. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or drive. In December, plan for daily highs up to 7°C, and evening lows to 0°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Colmar.

Things to do in Strasbourg

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks
Find places to stay Dec 29 — 30:
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Alsatian Museum ©
Alsatian Museum
Cave Historique des Hospices de Strasbourg ©
Cathedrale Notre Dame de Strasbourg ©
Cathedrale Notre Dame de Strasbourg

2
nights
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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Little Venice, Eglise des Dominicains, Eglise St-Martin, and other attractions.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Colmar vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Strasbourg to Colmar in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In December in Colmar, expect temperatures between 9°C during the day and 1°C at night. You'll have a few hours on the 1st (Wed) to wrap things up before traveling to Basel.

Things to do in Colmar

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Shopping
Find places to stay Dec 30 — Jan 1:
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Little Venice ©
Little Venice
Eglise des Dominicains ©
Eglise des Dominicains
House of Heads ©
House of Heads

1
night
Basel, Switzerland

Basel ©
Situated where the Swiss, German, and French borders meet, Basel is considered the hub of Dreilandereck, this "three countries corner." Its location makes Basel a center of culture and history, brimming with important theaters and museums.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Pfalz, Basel Minster, Spielzeug Welten Museum Basel, and other attractions you added. Start off your visit on the 1st (Wed): admire the masterpieces at Kunstmuseum Basel, make a trip to Tinguely-Brunnen, see the interesting displays at Spielzeug Welten Museum Basel, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basel Minster, then get great views at Pfalz, and finally don't miss a visit to Rathaus.

To find photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Basel trip planner.

You can drive from Colmar to Basel in an hour. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In January, daily temperatures in Basel can reach 6°C, while at night they dip to 0°C. You will have some time to spend on the 2nd (Thu) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Basel

Museums · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jan 1 — 2:
Highlights from your plan
Kunstmuseum Basel ©
Kunstmuseum Basel
Spielzeug Welten Museum Basel ©
Spielzeug Welten Museum Basel
Basel Minster ©
Basel Minster

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