Ribeauvillé, Alsace – FRANCE

At the foot of the Taennchel massif and in the heart of the Alsatian vineyards, 1 hour from Strasbourg and Mulhouse, Ribeauvillé is situated on the “Route des Vins”(Wine Road) in the heart of Alsace. As a health resort and eco-friendly holiday resort, the Cité des Ménétriers will offer you the chance to discover all its medieval charm through its rich Heritage.

Blason_Ribeauville From the Hotel, you can discover the surrounding Ribeauvillé heritage :

– “Pfifferhüs”, or Fiddlers house (around 1680)
– Renaissance-style houses at 4 rue Salzmann and at 4 rue du Couvent
– The former Corn exchange (1437)
– Half-timber houses, rue des Juifs
– The Former hospital Chapel, now a museum (15th century)
– The Former hospital, next to the chapel (1542 and 1739) :
you will find the Caveau de l’Ami Fritz at this same location
– Renaissance-style houses at 9 and 12 place du Bouc, dating back to 1694
– Other Renaissance-style houses at 21 and 25, rue Klobb
– Renaissance fountain at the Place de l’Hôtel de Ville
– Fountain at the Place de la République (1576)
– Renaissance fountain at 81 Grand’Rue
– The Town Hall (1778)
– Porte des Bouchers gate and Tour des Bouchers tower (13th century) 200 meters from the Town Hall
– Porte des Pucelles gate
– The fortification round-towers
– Auberge des Trois-Rois inn (1540)
– Hôtellerie du Soleil hotels (16th century)

Blason_Ribeauville It will be easy for you to explore the area on foot or on bike to visit :

– The Girsberg (13th century), Haut-Ribeaupierre and Saint-Ulrich castle ruins
– The gothic church of the former Augustinian convent
– Saint Grégoire church at the gothic nave
– The Dusenbach Chapels
– The neo-gothic-style Grand church of Dusenbach (1903)
– The old hospice museum