E.g., 7/19/2019
E.g., 7/19/2019


Want to stay in a beautiful setting with a mild climate? Then you will love your stay in a cottage inHaut-Rhin, your holidays will look like a fairy tale. This department is located in the southern part of Alsace and is mainly characterized by its many medieval buildings, its natural elements and the many vineyards.

Haute-Rhin is probably one of the most beautiful and special departments of the country and is characterized by its four natural regions. The Vosges massif covers a quarter of the area of the department. The highest peaks of the department can be found at the Grand Ballon and the Ballon d'Alsace. A statue of Joan of Arc allows is located on the top. At the top, the air quality is very good, so you can enjoy mountains for skiing in winter. During the summer, the Ballon d'Alsace is ideal for mountain biking and paragliding.

Many vineyards

Like many French departments, the Haute-Rhin is known for its delicious and intense wines. Every year, during the Grape Harvest Fair, a Wine Queen is elected in Colmar. Alsace is best known for its white wines. So you can taste many Alsace wines and Grands Cru wines, such as Riesling, Pinot Gris and Muscat. Sparkling wines, such as the Crémant d'Alsace are widely consumed in the region. Alsace wines are always sold in a special bottle, the flûte d'Alsace.

The village of Markstein is known for its vineyards and its sunny climate. For more details, you can visit Kaysersberg, a bustling wine town and an important imperial city. Ribeauvillé is a small, but also a charming wine town.

Holiday home in Alsace

If you wish to make an excursion, we advise you to go to Munster on Route des Cretes. Here you can wander freely on a high plateau between the heathland and marsh vegetation. Enjoy breathtaking views, meadows, forests and mountain lakes. You will find an exotic touch thanks to the Zoological and Botanical garden in Mulhouse. The zoo is quiet and you can spend a very pleasant day. In Mulhouse, we also recommend you to visit the port, the industrial zone and the university. The city has many museums and for automobile enthusiasts, there is even the Cité de l'Automobile, which brings together the collection of the Schlump Brothers. Over 400 historical models are presented.

Relax in one of the many spas of the Haute-Rhin. The Balneo Centre Ribeauvillé is ideal if you are looking for a hammam and sauna. In addition, the resort is located near the Alsace wine route. In the evening, dine in one of the many restaurants in the Haute-Rhin and you will also get to Ribeauvillé Casino. The casino is part of a hotel with spa and entertainment of all kinds. End your evening in style in Paradise Sources in Soultzmatt. A magical evening with a magic show, dancers, gogos, and gourmet cuisine. Your vacation will be unforgettable!