4 days in Nancy & Colmar Itinerary

4 days in Nancy & Colmar Itinerary

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Nancy
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Colmar
— 3 nights
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Nancy

— 1 day

Cultural Heart of Lorraine

Crossed by the Canal de la Marne au Rhin, Nancy has many small boats and péniches (barges) that navigate the canal waterways, giving you a fantastic vantage point of the city's historical architecture from the water.
On the 3rd (Fri), don't miss a visit to Place Stanislas, then stroll around Parc de la Pepiniere, and then explore the world behind art at Musee de l'Ecole de Nancy.

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Kaiserslautern, Germany to Nancy is an approximately 2.5-hour car ride. September in Nancy sees daily highs of 68°F and lows of 50°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Colmar.

Things to do in Nancy

Parks · Museums
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Colmar

— 3 nights

Little Venice

Situated along the Alsatian Wine Route, Colmar is renowned for its German and French culture, well-preserved old town, numerous architectural landmarks, and its museums.
On the 4th (Sat), get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, then take a stroll through Little Venice, then don't miss a visit to Old Town, and finally admire the masterpieces at Musée d'Unterlinden. Here are some ideas for day two: step into the grandiose world of Chateau de Kaysersberg, make a trip to Vieille Ville, then get to know the resident critters at NaturoparC - Hunawihr, and finally learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at La Montagne des Singes.

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You can drive from Nancy to Colmar in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a daytime high around 71°F in September, and nighttime lows around 50°F. You will have some time to spend on the 6th (Mon) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Colmar

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Museums · Neighborhoods

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