Visit Colmar - Best of Colmar

The capital of central Alsace and situated near Germany and Switzerland, the town of Colmar offers visitors an exciting glimpse of 1000 years of European history. Arguably the most Alsatian town in Alsace, Colmar is an extraordinary town due to the variety of its historical and architectural heritage.

Founded in the 9th century and presently having a population of around 70000 people, Colmar is a charismatic town which has managed to retain its old world charm. Are you planning a trip to Colmar? Allow us to be your Colmar travel guide! From what to see to what to eat to where to sleep, we have all the Colmar tourist information.

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  • Save 7% Alsace Full Day Wine Tour from Colmar
    Alsace Full Day Wine Tour from Colmar9 Reviews

    Duration: 8 Hrs

    Enjoy a full day wine tour departing from Colmar. Discover the unique Alsace wine route as you drive through beautiful countr...

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  • Save 7% Small-Group Gems of Alsace Day Tour from Colmar
    Small-Group Gems of Alsace Day Tour from Colmar16 Reviews

    Duration: 8 Hrs

    Alsace is certainly one of the most beautiful regions of France. This tour was designed to give visitors the opportunity to d...

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  • Save 7% Alsace Half Day Wine Tour from Colmar
    Alsace Half Day Wine Tour from Colmar8 Reviews

    Duration: 4 Hrs

    Discover the wines of Alsace during this half day wine tour departing from Colmar. In small groups of a maximum of 8 people, ...

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  • Save 7% Villages of Alsace half day tour from Colmar
    Villages of Alsace half day tour from ColmarNew on TripHobo

    Duration: 4 Hrs

    Leave Colmar for the Alsace coutnryside and visit some of the most beautiful villafges of the area.

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Facts and Stats for Colmar*

  • Pollution Statistics in Colmar

    Know the pollution level of Colmar before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 3.57 (Very Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 8.33 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 8.33 (Very Low)
  • Colmar: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Colmar for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Colmar.

    • Burglary and Theft 22.92 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 26.04 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 32.69 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 15.63 (Very Low)
    • Car Stealing 10.23 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 15.91 (Very Low)
    • Attacks 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 52.08 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 88.89 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 64.81 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 49.07 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 33.33 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 36.46 (Low)
  • Living in Colmar - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Colmar is 196.08 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 67.94 (High)
    • Climate Index 85.86 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 2.87 (Very Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 38.5 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 69.42 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 60.42 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 10.29 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 119.32 (Very High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Colmar

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Colmar

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.16 USD
    • International Movie per seat 11.4 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 41.81 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 106.43 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 96.93 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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