Colmar is conveniently situated in between the Vosges River and the Rhine River, the Rhine being one of the most famous rivers in Germany shared with Strasbourg of France by its world-renowned tourist destination, the Jardin des Deux Rives.
Some say that Colmar resembles a small version of Venice found in central Alsace!
Of course, this is mainly due to its many canals and the famous La Petite Venise area by the bridge, where you can be a part of fun, as well as, romantic river tours in a vintage wooden boat, just like in Italy!
Colmar is a popular tourist destination for those wishing to brush up on their Alsatian culture knowledge mainly due to the fact that this town has a rich and well preserved historical and architectural heritage.
You can book a room at the Turenne Hotel which is only a few minutes away from the old town near one of the many common canals of Colmar.
The scenic town of Colmar is one of France’s most popular tourist destinations for tourists who wish to experience authentic Alsatian culture and traditions in a very relaxing and beautiful atmosphere.
The “La Petite Venise” area is one of Colmar’s most famous tourist destinations where visitors sense that they are in a miniature version of Venice by the beautiful photogenic bridge and Lauch River canal.