Romantic Germany Escorted Vacation - Black Forest and Romantic Germany

10 Day(s)

ESCORTED VACATION – Guaranteed departures English only escorted coach tour. Scheduled departures - 10-days/9-night tour visiting Frankfurt, Heidelberg, Baden-Baden, the Black Forest, Freiburg, Lake Titisee, Lindau, Füssen, Neuschwanstein, Linderhof, Innsbruck (Austria), Munich & Rothenburg. Includes accommodation at first class hotels with breakfast daily, 2 dinners, an arrival transfer in Frankfurt, touring by modern air-conditioned motor coach, and guided sightseeing as indicated in the itinerary.

Daily Itinerary

Day 1 : Frankfurt – Arrival

You will be transferred to your hotel in Frankfurt upon arrival. (Your arrival transfer is included only if you arrive on the actual day the tour commences. For customers arriving earlier an individual transfer can be organized at an additional cost.) The rest of the day is at leisure. Frankfurt is the financial and commercial heart of Germany, a city full of fascinating contrasts between modern development and historic landmarks.

First Class : Moevenpick Frankfurt City
Day 2 : Frankfurt – Heidelberg – Baden-Baden

This morning, travel from Frankfurt to Heidelberg. Visit the famous Heidelberg Castle 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. Then continue to Baden-Baden, the former summer residence of the European nobility and world famous for its elegant spa resorts. Another attraction is the casino which is located at the entrance of the Black Forest. (B)

First Class : Leonardo Royal Hotel Baden Bad..
Day 3 : Baden-Baden – Black Forest – Freiburg

Today, travel to Freudenstadt via the high route through the Black Forest, one of the most scenic routes in Germany. This route offers spectacular views of the Rhine Valley and the Vosges Mountains in the background. Visit the fascinating Vogtsbauernhof open-air museum and learn about the history and culture of the Black Forest. The authentic displays give a wonderful impression of the traditional architecture and economy of the Black Forest region. Continue to Freiburg. (B)

First Class : Novotel Freiburg am Konzerthaus
Day 4 : Explore the Black Forest

In the morning, visit Freiburg, famous for its beautiful church tower. In the afternoon, continue to the heart of the Black Forest. This evening, enjoy an authentic dinner and overnight in a romantically located hotel. (B,D)

First Class : Best Western Hofgut Sternen
Day 5 : Black Forest – Lake Titisee – Lindau – Füssen

This morning, enjoy a short presentation on the cuckoo clock production. Next, visit a small Black Forest farm for a cheese tasting. See the true life of the Black Forest. Travel to Lake Titisee and continue to the small island of Lindau in Lake Constance which offers spectacular views of the Alps. Overnight in Füssen. (B)

First Class : Hotel Hirsch
Day 6 : Neuschwanstein – Linderhof – Innsbruck

Begin the day with a visit to Neuschwanstein Castle, built by Ludwig II, the notorious "Mad King". Travel to Oberammergau, famous for its Passion Play and lovely crafts. Stop for a visit of the Wieskirche Church before continuing to Linderhof Castle. This is one of the 3 castles built by Ludwig II of Bavaria and the only one where the king actually lived for a significant amount of time. Stop at the Ettal Benedictine Abbey before arriving in Innsbruck. (B)

First Class : Hotel Grauer Baer
Day 7 : Innsbruck – Munich

A morning sightseeing tour of Innsbruck, located in the Inn Valley in the heart of the Alps, will give you a taste of Austria. See the Imperial Palace, the Court Church and the well-known Golden Roof, Innsbruck's glittering landmark. In the afternoon, travel to Munich. (B)

First Class : Holiday Inn Munich City Centre
Day 8 : Explore Munich

After breakfast, visit Munich's main attractions, concluding the tour at the Marienplatz Square with its famous clock tower. Munich, the capital of Bavaria is famous for its Oktoberfest which is annually celebrated in September. The afternoon is free to explore at your leisure. Enjoy a traditional Bavarian dinner in the evening. (B,D)

First Class : Holiday Inn Munich City Centre
Day 9 : Munich – Rothenburg ob der Tauber – Frankfurt

Today you will visit Rothenburg ob der Tauber, one of the oldest and most beautiful cities in Germany. Enjoy a sightseeing tour of this medieval town. Continue to Frankfurt for your last overnight near the airport. (B)

First Class : Mercure Hotel Frankfurt Airport
Day 10 : Frankfurt – Return

After breakfast, you will take your return flight home. (B)

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Pricing Chart

Departure Dates Departure City Price Single Suppl. Deluxe Hotel Suppl. Deluxe Hotel & Single Suppl.
*Departures dates refer to departures from the US, the package departs from Frankfurt the following day
**Air & land package prices include airport taxes and fees