Sightseeing route in Colmar

Colmar

【City description】

It’s a small town in the south of Strasbourg. It takes about 40 minutes by train. We can find some beautiful woody houses with the pascal color like blue and yellow. In addition, the wine is famous in this region so that we can benefit a good white wine. You should visit the town at the end of the year for the Christmas market.

【Overall rating】

 ★★★★☆

【Time required】

 4 h

【Budget】

 13 euros

【Fatigue】

 ★★★☆☆

【Sightseeing route】



Start】

①Colmar Station

Gare de Colmar

★When you get out from the station, turn left and go straight on the Republic Avenue for 10 minutes by walk.



②Champ de Mars Park 

Parc du Champ de Mars

Time required: 15 min / Admission fee: 0 euro

★When you enter the center city, turn left and turn right immediately. You arrive at the next destination at the forked road. It takes 5 minutes by walk.



③House of head 

Les Têtes

Time required: 5 min / Admission fee: 0 euro

★Go straight the East St as far as the dead end.



④Unterlinden Museum 

Musée Unterlinden

Time required: 60 min / Admission fee: 15 euros

Opening hour: 9 am – 6 pm

Close: Tuesday, 1/1, 5/1,11/1, 12/25

★Go straight Kléber St to go to the center area. You find the next destination on the left hand.



⑤Dominican church

Église des Dominicains

Time required: 15 min / Admission fee: 0 euro

Opening hour: 10 am – 1 pm / 3 pm – 6 pm (9 am – 6 pm during the Christmas holiday)

Close: No

★Turn left on Serruriers St beside the church. Go along the street as far as a square of another church.



⑥Saint-Martin Cathedral 

Cathédrale de Saint-Martin

Time required: 15 min / Admission fee: 0 euro

Opening hour: 8 am – 6 h 30 pm

Close: the morning on Sunday

⑦Public toilet


★Go straight the street and turn right at the dead end. Go through Ancirnnr Douane Square and turn left at the dead end to join to Tanneurs St. It takes about 10 minutes.



⑧Small Venetia 

La Petite Venise

Time required: 15 min / Admission fee: 0 euro

★Go to Ecoles St as far as the dead end and turn right. You’ll find the next destination on your right hand after 5 minutes.



⑨Antigua Aduana Plaza 

Plaza de la Antigua Aduana

Time required: 20 min / Admission fee: 0 euro

★Go to Marchants St as far as the first crossroad.



⑩Pfister house (we can’t visit the interior)

Maison Pfister

Time required: 5 min / Admission fee: 0 euro

★When you continue to walk on Marchants St, you’ll return to Champ de Mars Park. You can go back to the station with the same route. It takes about 15 minutes.



【Goal】

Colmar station

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