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Colourful, Captivating Colmar

Situated in Alsace, the medieval town of Colmar is a fairytale destination with picturesque streets, beautiful flowers and half-timbered houses. Relax in a traditional café by the water, savour local wine and visit the charming churches of this magnificent destination.

Located between Basel and Strasbourg, Colmar’s stunning old town has small canals and lush greenery. This Alsatian city has rich history and can easily be explored on foot. Featuring a nice variety of museums and important landmarks, it is home to the Maison de Tetes, the Dominican Church, the St. Martin Church and the Unterlinden Museum.

One of the main attractions of the city, the elegant corner of Little Venice, is an excellent combination of French and German culture. Admire the houses with the pretty pastel facades, standing proud by the canal.

Known for its fine regional wine, thanks to its dry and sunny climate, Colmar is a great stop if you are following the Alsatian Wine Route. Enjoy some of the tasty Alsatian specialties accompanied by a delicious glass of wine.

Visit Colmar any time of the year and discover the captivating Christmas Markets through winter and the market of Easter during spring. will help you find the perfect hotel, apartment or holiday home in Colmar.