11 Jan The little tourist train of Ribeauvillé
Let the little train let you see what the “Cité des Ménétriers” is all about… This tour proposes a visit in the old town but also vineyards and the village of Hunawihr, known for its fortified church, now a registered historical monument. The ride in the vineyards between Ribeauvillé and Hunawihr will take your breath away.
Ribeauvillé is full of small winding and picturesque streets, lined by endless beds of flowers, beautiful squares adorned by Renaissance fountains and its towers, remains of ancient castles…
This visit lets you enjoy a panoramic view of the three castles majestically looking over the town and neighbouring hills.
Ribeauvillé is a friendly and lively town filled with shops. Its middle-age architecture makes it a real historic gem. During your stay, go admire the town hall with its prestigious collection of goblets in gold, treasure from the Lords of Ribeaupierre!
On your return trip, admire a view of all the three Ribeauvillé castles: the Haut-Ribeaupierre (12th century), the Saint Ulrich, the largest and best preserved (12th and 13th centuries) and the Giersberg (beginning 13th century).
“Ribeauvillé, vineyards and Hunawihr” is a tour full of emotions, surprises and charm …