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Private Tour for up to 2 (Not a per person rate) $1920 USD
Private Tour for up to 4 (Not a per person rate) $2237 USD
Private Tour for up to 6 (Not a per person rate) $2866 USD
Private Tour for up to 8 (Not a per person rate) $2951 USD
Private Tour for up to 10 (Not a per person rate) $3008 USD
2 hour guided walking tour in Colmar (Optional) $588 USD
*Selections and optional choices will be made during checkout


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The villages and towns you journey through on this tour capture a beautiful blend of German and French culture that will surely impress!

Begin the morning in Switzerland then journey over the border into Alsace, an historical region in northeastern France on the Rhine River plain. With its close proximity to Germany and Switzerland, Alsace has alternated between German and French control which reflects in the cities culture and architecture.

Once you cross the border, you’ll experience France’s breathtaking countryside filled with gentle hills, meadows, and vineyards. Pass by the Upper-Alsatian township of Colmar which will enchant you with its gorgeous houses. Visit the Unterlinden Museum which houses the famous Isenheim Altar.

Take time to explore the city. Enjoy a French Aperitif or local French dish. Next, you’ll travel on Alsatian Wine Route from Colmar which features some of the most romantic scenery in Europe.

Enjoy the peaceful journey back to Basel through picturesque towns with medieval towers, castles and ruins. Stop on the sunny slopes of the Eastern Vosges where seven types of Alsatian grapes and visit a winery to taste local French wine.

  • This Tour Includes:
  • Round trip transportation from cruise ship pier or Basel hotel
  • English speaking driver
  • Tour through Alsace from Basel
  • Visit to Unterlinden Museum
  • Stop at local restaurant for lunch
  • Wine tasting in the Eastern Vosges
  • Journey through picturesque towns via Alsatian Wine Route
  • Insights into Alsace history
  • Amazing photo opportunities

Days of Operation

Mon - yes
Tue - yes
Wed - yes
Thu - yes
Fri - yes
Sat - yes
Sun - yes

Departures (local time)

  • 8:00 AM (8 hrs)
  • 9:00 AM (8 hrs)

Transfer / Meeting Instructions

No Taxi Required Specific pick up or taxi instructions will appear on your voucher after you purchase your trip.

Special Instructions

• If you are staying in a hotel outside of the city center, then you will have the option of paying a surcharge pricing or deciding on a central meeting point. You will be contacted regarding your preference after booking the tour.
• Food, beverages and tasting fees are not included in tour cost.
• If you wish to visit inside the Unterlinden Museum the cost can be paid on the spot. The cost is 20 CHF per person.
• Cost of wine tasting is not included.


• This tour is not able to accommodate those with limited mobility.