Romantic Germany (7 days/ 6 nights)
Southern Germany offers magical landscapes with lush rolling hills, medieval towns and picturesque castles. Travel back in time with a visit to Rothenburg ob der Tauber and tour beautiful castles such as Neuschwanstein and Linderhof. Impressive mountains and magnificent lakes make this an unforgettable romantic travel experience.
Arrival at Frankfurt airport and transfer to the hotel. The rest of the day is free to spend at your leisure. Frankfurt is the financial and commercial heart of Germany, a city full of fascinating contrasts between modern development and historic landmarks. At 7 pm you will meet your guide at the welcomedinner at the hotel. Accommodation at the Hotel Mövenpick Frankfurt City****.
Frankfurt - Heidelberg – Black Forest
In the morning we travel from Frankfurt to Heidelberg. Visit the famous castle ascending with the cable car and enjoy a sightseeing tour of its historic city center. Idyllically located on the shores of the Neckar River, Heidelberg is Germany’s oldest university town and one of the most popular destinations in the country. We continue to the famous Black Forest region. This night we will have an authentic experience: Enjoy a typical Black Forest dinner and overnight in a romantically located hotel. If you like, take a little walk to the beautiful Ravenna Gorge or see the region’s oldest chapel, both are next to the hotel. Accommodation at the Best Western Hotel Hofgut Sternen***+.
Black Forest - Lake Titisee - Lindau - Füssen
After breakfast we enjoy a short presentation on the cuckoo clock production. We continue to a small traditional Black Forest farm where we will have a cheese tasting and you will see the real Black Forest. After that we will travel to Lake Titisee, nestled in the legendary Black Forest and we continue the tour to the small island of Lindau in Lake Constance, which offers spectacular views of the Alps. Depending on weather conditions we will take the Alpine road from Lindau to Oberstaufen and Immenstadt to our final destination Füssen, the southernmost point on our tour of Romantic Germany. Accommodation at the Hotel Hirsch****.
Neuschwanstein – Wieskirche - Oberammergau – Linderhof - Innsbruck
We start the day with a visit to Neuschwanstein Castle, built by Ludwig II, the notorious “Mad King“. At midday we travel to Oberammergau, famous for its Passion Play and lovely crafts. Along the way we visit the Wieskirche Church before continuing the tour to visit Linderhof Castle. This is one of the 3 castles built by King Ludwig II of Bavaria and the only one where the king actually lived for a significant amount of time. After a brief stop at the Ettal Benedictine Abbey we continue to our final destination, Innsbruck. Accommodation at the Hotel Grauer Bär****.
Innsbruck - Munich
In the morning we enjoy a sightseeing tour of Innsbruck (Austria), located in the Inn valley, in the heart of the Alps. In the afternoon we travel to Munich. Accommodation at the Maritim Hotel Munich****.
After breakfast we visit the city’s main attractions, concluding the tour at the Marienplatz square with its famous clock tower. Munich, the capital of the state of Bavaria is famous for its Oktoberfest, which is annually celebrated in September. The afternoon is free to explore at your leisure. In the evening you enjoy a traditional Bavarian dinner. Accommodation at the Maritim Hotel Munich****.
Munich - Rothenburg ob der Tauber - Frankfurt
After breakfast we travel to Rothenburg ob der Tauber, one of the oldest and most beautiful cities in Romantic Germany. Sightseeing tour of this lovely medieval town concluding with a Schneeballen (snow ball) tasting, a pastry considered the signature dish of Rothenburg. Next we travel to Frankfurt. The program ends at Frankfurt airport, around 6 pm.
- Six overnight stays at specially selected first class and tourist superior class hotels including tax, service charges and buffet breakfast. All rooms with private bathroom.
- Transportation by car, minivan or bus during the entire tour (depending on the number of participants)
- Professional English speaking guide throughout the tour (driver-guide for groups of 7 persons or less)
- Visits and excursions as per the programme
- Daily buffet breakfast
- Welcome dinner in Frankfurt
- Traditional Black-Forest dinner
- Typical regional farewell dinner in Munich
Entrance Fees/ Fares/ Additionals
- Heidelberg Castle (inner courtyard and wine cellar)
- Neuschwanstein Castle
- Linderhof Palace
- Visit to a cuckoo clock visitor center
- Visit to a local Black Forest Farm with cheese tasting
- "Snow ball" tasting in Rothenburg
Guaranteed departures for this tour (prices per person in €):
February 19* 995,-
March 26* 995,-
February 23 1.079,-
May 21 1.079,-
June 26 1.079,-
July 23 1.079,-
August 20 1.079,-
Sept 24** 1.299,-
October 08 1.079,-
Dec 27* 1.195,-
Single supplement: 345,-
Discount 3rd person in extra bed: 10%
* Date with English-Spanish speaking tour guide
** Date with Oktoberfest
Prenight/Postnight in Frankfurt p.p:
€ 75 in double room, € 145 in single room
Guaranteed departure dates with a minimum of two and a maximum of 30 persons!