Walk in Strasbourg

A walk to visit Strasbourg, its canals, its Cathedral and its museums.

Strasbourg is a beautiful city surrounded by channels which gives it a very natural look. The visit can very well be done all year-round with a preference for autumn and Christmas with the famous market of Christmas of Strasbourg.

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Duration: 4 h.

The Cathedral

The Cathedral

The maison Kammerzell

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The maison Kammerzell
The Kammerzell House is now a restaurant, Of course they serve you the typical dish of the region: sauerkraut. It is served with up to ten varieties of meat and charcuterie!

Alsatian house

Alsatian house
Many restaurants near the Cathedral propose the classic Alsations dishes.

The historical Museum of the city of Strasbourg

The historical Museum of the city of Strasbourg
The Museum is not very large and can be visited quite quickly. It reminds of the history of the city.

Walk along the Ill river

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Walk along the Ill river
The walk is really very nice along the Ill River.

The little France

The little France
The little France (Petite France) owes its name from a hospital built in the 16th century to heal patients suffering from syphilis referred to "bad french". It is today one of the most touristic areas of the city.

The house of tanners

The house of tanners
The little France was the District of the tanners, it was a very busy place. The tanners house built in 1572 has been converted into a restaurant. If you wish to eat in the neighbourhood, beware, people eat early and restaurants are quickly full.

The Vauban dam

The Vauban dam
The dam seen from the old covered bridges. Covered bridges are the remains of the old fortifications of the city.

Panoramic terrace on the Vauban dam

Panoramic terrace on the Vauban dam
From the terrace of the Vauban dam you have a magnificent view of the city of Strasbourg. Not to be missed. The dam was built in 1690 by Vauban.

The canals

The canals
The walk continues along the canals. You can also do the tour of the city along the channels.

The former synagogue of Strasbourg

The former synagogue of Strasbourg
A stele indicating the location of the former synagogue in Strasbourg. Built in 1898 it was burned and razed by the nazis on September 1940.

The Kléber square

The Kléber square
The main square of Strasbourg. A Christmas tree is erected on the square during the Christmas period.

Visit by boat

You can visit Strasbourg in a very pleasant way by boat. The start is located not far from the Cathedral.

Start of the walk (Google Maps)

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