Awarded many times for its flowering, the village is also known to be the cradle of the Alsatian vineyard. It is indeed on its slopes that the first traces of viticulture dating back to Roman times were found.
Its reputation is based on its architectural heritage, its colorful streets, its half-timbered houses with pointed roofs and its double belt of ramparts (12th and 14th century) built around its castle, birthplace of Pope Saint-Léon IX in 1002.
Ranked among the Most Beautiful Villages of France since 2003 and voted Favorite Village of the French in 2013, Eguisheim will delight you with its picturesque and enchanting setting. Your walk will take you to its authentic historic center and its famous vineyard. Finally, the unique atmosphere of its many animations throughout the year will make your visit to Eguisheim an exceptional moment.
It is in this enchanting setting that the team of the Tourist Office welcomes you to make your stay more enjoyable.