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Alsace

Riquewihr

With the exception of its neighbours from Lorraine in 1635, Riquewihr has withstood invasions from all quarters; times have however changed and the town now welcomes visitors from all over the world. Below is our selection of half day or full day trips from Riquewihr.

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Learn more about Riquewihr

Riquewihr Travel Guide (Alsace, France) At the heart of Alsace's wine growing region, Riquewihr is an essential halt on the wine route. Surrounded by ramparts, the village has been very fortunate to survive war and destruction. Its tiny streets, fortified walls and old timbered houses have preserved their 16th century and 17th century splendours virtually intact, making for remarkable architectural harmony. Always a floral delight whatever the season, it is particularly well decorated during Christmas and Easter. Certainly one of the most beautiful villages of Alsace, Riquewihr will enchant you as you stroll through its narrow streets. What is there to see in Riquewihr? The small town of Riquewihr ...

Riquewihr Travel Guide (Alsace, France)

At the heart of Alsace's wine growing region, Riquewihr is an essential halt on the wine route. Surrounded by ramparts, the village has been very fortunate to survive war and destruction. Its tiny streets, fortified walls and old timbered houses have preserved their 16th century and 17th century splendours virtually intact, making for remarkable architectural harmony.

Always a floral delight whatever the season, it is particularly well decorated during Christmas and Easter. Certainly one of the most beautiful villages of Alsace, Riquewihr will enchant you as you stroll through its narrow streets.

What is there to see in Riquewihr?

The small town of Riquewihr is home to a number of very interesting buildings and monuments to visit. As you stroll the narrow streets your visit should include the Dolder. Built in 1291, the Dolder defensive gateway was strengthened in the 15 and 16C. A bell at the top, refounded in the 19C, used to warn the inhabitants of possible threats. The Dolder museum charts the history of this fortified country town.

Some of the most astonishing Houses include the Preiss-Zimmer House, the Kiener House, the Dissler House or the Liebrich House. Don't hesitate to ask your guide for further information while you tour the streets on a guided walking tour.

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FAQ

  • Where is Riquewihr located in France?

    The village of Riquewihr is located in Alsace, in the Grand Est region of France and part of the Haut-Rhin department. Located along the famous Alsace wine route between Strasbourg and Colmar, it is one of the most charming villages of France and therefore one of the most visited.
  • How do you get from Paris to Riquewihr?

    The easiest way to get from Paris to Riquewihr is by taking the train. Departing from Gare de l'Est train station in Paris, take the TGV fast train to Strasbourg. Then, change trains and take the direction of Colmar and stop in Riquewihr. If your connection in Strasbourg is available, then it is possible to reach Riquewihr from Paris in approximately 4 hours and 15 minutes. If you are traveling by car, you will need to take the A4 highway and then the A35 highway. Your travel time from Paris to Riquewihr by car will be of about 5 hours and 30 minutes without any stops.
  • Is Riquewihr worth visiting?

    Yes, Riquewihr is one of those picture post card villages of France. It can be considered as one of the most beautiful villages of the Alsace region . Surrounded by ramparts, the village has been very fortunate to survive war and destruction. Its tiny streets, fortified walls and old timbered houses have preserved their 16th century and 17th century splendours virtually intact, making for remarkable architectural harmony.
  • What is there to see & do in Riquewihr?

    The small town of Riquewihr is home to a number of very interesting buildings and monuments to visit. As you stroll the narrow streets your visit should include the Dolder. Built in 1291, the Dolder defensive gateway was strengthened in the 15 and 16C. A bell at the top, refounded in the 19C, used to warn the inhabitants of possible threats. The Dolder museum charts the history of this fortified country town. Some of the most astonishing Houses include the Preiss-Zimmer House, the Kiener House, the Dissler House or the Liebrich House. Don't hesitate to ask your guide for further information while you tour the streets on a guided walking tour. Finally, we operate private tours with pick up at accommodations or hotels in Riquewihr that will take you to all the nearby attractions of Alsace including wine tours, food tours or cultural tours.
  • What is your most popular Alsace day trip from Riquewihr?

    Our most popular private day trip from Riquewihr is our Grands Crus Alsace Wine tour that includes visits & tastings in 3 carefully selected wineries that produce some outstanding Grands Crus wines. Meet passionate winemakers and let yourself be guided by a knowledgeable hand with one of our local guides, expert of Alsace Wines.

Reviews from our Riquewihr trips

  • Martina - Switzerland

    15, Nov 2019

    Sind pünktlich losgefahren und Laurent hat uns während der Autofahrt viel gezeigt, erklärt und uns gut unterhalten. Alle Sehenswürdigkeiten waren auch...
  • Wendy L

    01, Oct 2019

    Amazing day at Alsace An amazing way to see Alsace and it’s beautiful villages. Simon was great at letting us know about the history and living of every...
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