5 February 2017

Organised tours

[Self-guided tours]

[Sightseeing tours]

Original tours of the city and the surrounding area have been organised for conference delegates. Several dates and time-slots are available for some of the tours. If you are interested in any of them, please complete the online form (available on 22 February 2017) before 31 March 2017.

Having all the forms by this deadline will allow us to reserve the tours, dates and time-slots that are of most interest to you and depending on your availability. Those expressing interest in at least one of the tours will then be contacted by email, at which time you may either confirm or cancel by return. The final lists of groups will be sent to the tour guides.

The payment procedure may vary depending on the tour you have selected. For some, you will need to pay the guide on the same day. Other tours may require that you pay in advance; in this case the tour guide will contact you.

Discover the church organs of Strasbourg

Guillaume Nussbaum, organist of the Cathedral of Strasbourg, proposes to discover some of the finest organs of the city, proud of an amazing patrimony. He’ll take you to three protestant churches (Saint-Pierre-le-JeuneTemple Neuf et Saint-Thomas) rich of different but exceptional instruments.

Suggested dates: mardi 27/6/17 ou dimanche 2/7/17

Hours: from 2:00 pm to 6:30 pm

Duration: 4:30

Departure Address: Church Saint-Pierre-le-Jeune, 3 rue de la Nuée bleue, 67000 Strasbourg

Sliding scale of rates: from 45 Eur per person (if 15 persons are interested in) to 15 Eur per person (if 30 persons are interested in)

Payment: directly to the guide

Location of the church Saint-Pierre-le-Jeune

Location of the church Temple Neuf

Location of the church Saint-Thomas

Guided walking tour of the Cathedral and the Petite France

With this guided tour, discover the Cathedral, a shining example of gothic art, as famous for its Astronomical Clock as for its statues (Pillar of the Angels, Church and Synagogue), organ, pulpit and exceptional stained-glass windows. This visit will be followed by a walk around the old pedestrian areas around the Cathedral and in the Petite France, a sector classified on the UNESCO world heritage list. You will see the Maison Kammerzell, the Gutenberg Place, the church Saint Thomas, the former tanners’ houses, the Covered Bridges, and the Vauban Dam, the Ancienne Douane (former customs house), the Rohan Palace.

Suggested dates: monday 26/6/17, tuesday 27/6/17 or sunday 2/7/17

Suggested hours: 10:00 am or 2:30 pm

Duration: 2h

Departure location: the Cathedral, place de la Cathédrale, 67000 Strasbourg

Sliding scale of rates:

  • monday and tuesday: from 14,50 Eur per person (if 10 persons are interested in) to 4,14 Eur per person (if 35 persons are interested in)
  • sunday: from 16,20 Eur per person (if 10 persons are interested in) to 4,63 Eur per person (if 35 persons are interested in)

Payment: directly to the guide

Bateaux de l’Ill : Cruise and dinner in Strasbourg

Discover Strasbourg with its architectural treasures and its half-timbered houses, by sharing a cruise in our boat-restaurant. Enjoy the calmness of an excellent dinner cooked with fresh products and authentic flavours while you’ll discover the most beautiful areas of the city (Petite France, the European District, Malraux).

Suggested dates: tuesday 27/6/17

Hours: from 8:15 pm to 10:30 pm

Duration: 2h15

Boarding departure and arrival: Quai des Pêcheurs, 67000 Strasbourg

Rate: 50 Eur per person

Condition: evening confirmed if 30 up to 40 persons (maximum) are interested in

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Excursion Culture and Architecture on the `Wine Road´

Through a guided tour, discover the castel of Haut-Koenigsbourg, fortified castle built in the 12th century. The excursion will continue along the Wine Road, with typical alsatian villages like Ribeauvillé and Kaysersberg, where a wine-maker will propose you a tasting of some excellent alsatian wines. For the lunch break, you will discover the alsatian gastronomy with a 3 courses menu (drinks included).

Suggested dates: tuesday 27/6/17 or sunday 2/7/17

Hours: from 9:00 am to 5:30 pm

Duration: 8:30

Departure and arrival location: Bus station, place de l’Etoile

Rate: 153 Eur ear person (the price includes the transport by coach, the accompaniment by a professional guide, the visits, the entry ticket for the Haut-Koenigsbourg, the lunch 3 courses menu with drinks, and the wine degustation.)

Condition: excursion confirmed if at least 20 persons are interested in

Presentation of the excursion