Holiday rentals Bas-Rhin are in the Alsace region of France and it was one of the original 83 departments to be created in the French Revolution. No wonder then that it has lots to offer for tourists to explore while on holiday. The capital of the region is Strasbourg which is a very important city to the region and is also listed as world heritage site meaning that the town's architecture can't be changed. While you're taking a visit to Bas-Rhin then, make sure you stop at Strasbourg to marvel at it's protected architecture such as the Cathedral of Notre-Dame. Another great attraction to visit whilst on your holiday in Bas-Rhin holiday homes is the castle of Haut-Koenigsbourg. It was built in the 12th century but destroyed in the Thirty Years War and was restored again from 1900. It now houses a collection of furniture and weapons.
Bordering the Moselle department of the Lorraine region is the Regional Natural Park of the Vosges du Nord. This gives you the opportunity to go hiking and explore the hilly landscape from holiday rentals Bas-Rhin. The park is covered with forests and cliffs, as well as streams and lakes so makes for a perfect walk. Bas-Rhin holiday homes are in a great position to discover the many surrounding areas of the department too, for example a part of the Vosges Mountains are situated in Bas-Rhin and the Palatinate forest, in Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany, are to the north of the department, while the neighbouring department of Haut-Rhin lies to the south.