Strasbourg and medieval gothic
The settlement of the Germanic tribe of the Alemanni, then the Roman fortress, and finally, the prosperous free city of the Middle Ages. Further, from the 17th century to the 20th, Strasbourg underwent a repeated change of administration from French to German and vice versa. All stages of the difficult history of the city are reflected in its monuments, streets and squares, houses and palaces ...
The Grande Île (Big Island) of Strasbourg is recognized as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. This is the city center and the quarter “Little France”, which inviolably preserved the spirit of the Middle Ages. The starting point of the tour is Cathedral Square, with its unique cathedral, the construction of which lasted more than three centuries. Walking along the narrow old streets we will reach the river Ill, walk along the channels, stop at the squares. After that we will come to the cozy Little France, the former artisans’ quarter, the Covered Bridges and the Vauban Dam, which offers a magnificent view of the central part of the city.
Walking tour of the historic center of Strasbourg: One of the most beautiful cities in Europe with ancient historical traditions, the oldest center of European trade since the time of the Roman Empire. The famous Gothic Münster Cathedral (143 meters). Cathedral Square. The world-famous restaurant “The Kammerzell House” (XV century). The romantic quarter “Little France”. The historic printing house of Johannes Guttenberg. The Place Kléber. The mystical "Young St. Peter's" church. The river boat trip on the river Ill. Lunch at the traditional Alsatian restaurant Le Gruber. Rustic Alsatian-French cuisine: rich onion soup, tarte flambée, choucroute cabbage (pickled cabbage) with meat or fish delicacies. Famous Alsatian wines: Riesling, Muscat, Gewurztraminer
PHOTOGRAPHY TOUR! A unique photo shoot in the most beautiful places of ancient Strasbourg on the background of the picturesque historical sights of the "Openwork capital of Alsace". Included in the price of the tour.
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