5 reasons to celebrate Valentine’s Day in Strasbourg

Looking for an idyllic destination to celebrate this romantic holiday with your sweetheart? How about coming to Strasbourg to celebrate Valentine’s Day?

1. Discover one of the most romantic cities in the world

Strasbourg has it all – bridges, canals and riverbanks, narrow, winding streets, quaint little squares, and more! The exceptional setting of Strasbourg, but especially its heritage, recognised by UNESCO, immerse its visitors in the most romantic atmosphere.
In a 2019 ranking, the earthTripper website included Strasbourg in a list of the 10 most romantic cities in the world.
There are so many spots for a romantic stroll with your loved one: head to the Petite France district, visit the terrace of the Vauban dam, or climb up to the platform of the Cathedral.

2. Experience a festive, offbeat Valentine’s celebration

And in Strasbourg, the Valentine’s romance lasts for 10 days! Love and lovers are celebrated from 10 to 19 February, with Strasbourg mon Amour, a festival combining poetry, glamour, culture and the unexpected.

Discover all of the programming on strasbourg-monamour.eu

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3. Sail away with your sweetheart!

A boat for just the two of you and sparkling wine: the makings of the perfect Valentine’s Day celebration!

Captain Bretzel is offering romantic cruises* for two on their permit-free electric boats, specially decorated and equipped for the occasion, with sparkling wine, hot beverages and a throw blanket, so you can enjoy a romantic moment for two on the water!

*Friday 10 February, Saturday 11 February, Sunday 12 February, Tuesday 14 February, Saturday 18 February, Sunday 19 February from 2pm to 5pm

4. Relish an exceptional gastronomic experience

In addition to its many winstubs, where you can enjoy Alsatian specialities, Strasbourg boasts much fine dining, including some renowned gastronomic restaurants.
These dining establishments will delight in equal measure lovers looking for intimate settings and the most discerning diners.

5. A night of romance

Strasbourg offers a wide and varied range of hotels, including a certain number of truly charming ones. From intimate rooms to sumptuous suites, there’s something to please everyone.
A room with a view? A hotel with a spa? Breakfast in bed? The choices are almost endless.

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