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Colmar is 40 miles south of Strasbourg and is the capital of the Alsace wine region, it is also fameous fot being the driest town in France being directly to the East of the Vosges mountains.

Beautifully preserved gothic and early renaissance architecture with cobbled streets and half timbered houses with added character provided by its "little Venice".

We can also offer appartment accommodation in the heart of Colmar.

French Travel Service offers rail and hotel holidays to Colmar, a lovely old town at the heart of the Alsace wine region.

Travel is by Eurostar to Paris and a short walk between stations, TGV to Strasbourg and onward local train (30 mins) there is also a service between Lille and Strasbourg and the journey time between Paris and starsbourg will be 1 hour 46 minutes, a 30 minute saving.

Excursions from Colmar

Ribeauvillé - Kaysersberg

Morning: Stopover at Kaysersberg, birthplace of Dr. Albert Schweitzer (Nobel Peace Prize in 1952) before driving through more picturesque villages along the Wine Route, with  a stop at Ribeauvillé, charming 13th century town with many Renaissance fountains.

Haut-Koenigsbourg, Riquewihr - Wine tasting

Afternoon: Visit of the famed Castle of Haut Koenigsbourg before conyinuing along the Wine Route to Riquewhir, the "pearl of the vineyard" listed as one of the most beautiful villages of France. To end the trip, a Grands Crus wine tasting in a typical cellar in the heart of the village.

Departures every Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday from April to December 2012.

Morning Excursion departs Colmar at 09.15 and returns at 12.15. Cost £43

Afternoon Excursion departs Colmar 13.45 and returns at 18.30. Cost: £56

All Day Excursion departs Colmar at 0915 and returns at 18.30. Cost: £95

Grand Hotel Bristol

handily situated opposite Colmar's picturesque station and just a short walk from the old town.

This hotel offers everything a discerning traveller could want. There is a lounge, bar, brasserie and truly gastronomic restaurant which has been awarded one Michelin star. Free use of the gymn and sauna. Rooms are all ensuite with hairdryer, TV, telephone and minibar. Standard rooms are at the front overlooking the station. Free Wi-Fi. American buffet breakfast.

Superior room: £12 pppn

Grand Hotel Bristol Prices
Dates 1Nov 16 - 31 Mar 17
1 Nov - 31 Dec 17
1 Jul - 31 Aug 17 1 Apr - 30 Jun
1 Sep - 31 Oct 17
Travel Option Eurostar Eurotunnel All Travel Options: Eurostar Eurotunnel All Travel Options: Eurostar Eurotunnel All Travel Options:
No. of Nights 3 3 Ex Nt Sgl Nt 3 3 Ex Nt Sng Nt 3 3 Ex Nt Sng Nt
Price (£) 349 249 57 49 396 291 69 60 457 349 86 77
Terms Prices are in £GBP and include travel options described above. Room, board and travel upgrades are available. Please ask for details at time of booking.

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