Strasbourg, the capital of Alsace, is located on the French border with Germany. Labeled as an UNESCO World Heritage Site, it is one of the most beautiful cities in France. Book now your hotel in Strasbourg and discover the architectural and historical treasures of this fascinating capital.
Once there, the magnificent Notre Dame Cathedral, the world’s tallest building, is one of the most popular attractions. Most of the tourist attractions of Strasbourg are to be found in the surroundings of its beautiful cathedral. The quarter known as “Petite France” is one of the most visited areas of the city for the picturesque renaissance architectural style of its houses, with beautiful balconies and flowers. This part of the city is packed with nice restaurants and cafes, where you can enjoy some of the delicatessen of the French cuisine, but the area also boasts shops and boutiques too if you want to go shopping. Once there, you shouldn’t miss the Rohan Palace either, which used to be the French bishop’s residence. Once there you will also found an interesting archeological museum and the museum of “des Arts decoratifs”.
The cultural offer of Strasbourg is amazing and the city boast with all kinds of museums. The Alsace Museum, which tells the Alsatian history, is one of the most popular ones among tourists who travel to this fascinating city, but the Museum of Modern and Contemporary Arts or the Notre Dame Museum, are worth visiting too.
If you are planning to travel to Strasbourg, we recommend you to buy the Strasbourg Pass, which is available in the tourist office and in most of the hotels in Strasbourg. With it, you will have the opportunity of visiting the majority of museums, as well as some of the most popular attractions of the city.