of Alsace

Bordered by Germany and Switzerland to one side and the Vosges Mountain range to the other and part of the Grand Est region, discover Alsace Lorraine through one of our France vacation packages. Historically, torn between France and Germany, this part of France has known both world wars unlike a large part of the rest of France. Divided in the Upper Rhine (Haut Rhin) and Lower Rhine (Bas Rhin) areas, the Alsace region abounds in both French and German influences making it so unique compared to the other regions of France. The majority of the population speaks French with a decided German accent. In southern alsace, the cuisine is an able blend of French and German cooking, many of the towns of the region have German names and the village architecture delights in a pronounced Germanic influence. A visit to this region is always a delightful experience. The major attractions of the area include the alsace wine route, the Alsatian wines as well as the Christmas Markets in both Strasbourg and Colmar. The most emblematic white wines produced here include Pinot Blanc, Riesling and Gewurztraminer.

To Best explore alsace, our Travel Experts have designed unique travel packages based in Strasbourg and that include transfers, hotels sightseeing tours conducted by our professional driver/guides that speak impeccable English.

For those who want to visit alsace in an intimate and relaxed way, our 5 Day Private package will have you cover all the main attractions, visit the most beautiful villages and taste that best local wines at your own pace. You will sleep in carefully selected 4* or 5* star accommodation and we will craft an itinerary adapted to your wishes. We can include the best Alsace wineries or family owned ones, great Michelin Star restaurants or more local and traditional ones that serve excellent regional food. Both arrival and departure transfers from Strasbourg train station or Airport are included.

Our very affordable and well designed 4 Day small group Shared alsace travel package is perfect for those with limited time and who are fine traveling with other visitors. The package includes arrival and departure transfers, carefully selected accommodation in 3* or 4* star category hotels located in Strasbourg. The tour includes 2 full days of shared tours in small groups of maximum 8 persons that are conducted by an Expert Guide. Our Guided Tours include all entrance fees and tasting fees that are mentioned in the itinerary.



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At Ophorus all our expert guides hold the WSET level 2 in Wines & Spirits, and our drivers are fully accredited and licensed guides.


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