Heidelberg & Royal Castles (Independent)
5 Days Independent Tour from
Frankfurt, Heidelberg, Rothenburg, Augsburg, Fussen, Hohenschwangau & Munich

Features and Inclusions

  • 4 nights accommodation at tourist or superior tourist hotels including tax, service charges. All rooms with private bath or shower & toilet, including breakfast

  • Regular half-day tour to Heidelberg including Heidelberg Castle with Inner Courtyard

  • Taxi transfers in Rothenburg - Bus stop - hotel and back

  • City walk in Rothenburg

  • City tour in Augsburg

  • Neuschwanstein Castle in Hohenschwangau* (to be paid locally on reverse itinerary)

  • Tour Documentation including maps

  • Service charges, taxes

  • For reverse itinerary admission cost for castles to be paid directly on bus approximately 23 Euros per person

  • Departure and arrival times/places are subject to change. Due to possible changes during the year, all departure dates/places will be stated on confirmations.

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Preferred Hotels

Frankfurt:

Intercity Hotel or similar

Rothenburg:

Spitzweg or similar

Augsburg:

InterCity or similar

Hohenschwangau:

Muller or similar

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Departures and Prices 2016

starting Daily from

April 10 - October 13, 2016

Per Person In Twin

$ 1096.00

Single Room Supplement

$ 312.00

Reverse itinerary Supplement

$ 40.00

 

ITINERARY

Day 1: - Frankfurt - Heidelberg - Frankfurt
Start your tour with a regular diversified half-day trip to
Heidelberg, the old university town at the banks of
Neckar-River, including a visit of the inner courtyard of
Heidelberg Castle and a lunchbox. After returning to
Frankfurt, the rest of the day is free for own activities.
overnight at InterCity Hotel or similar.
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Day 2: - Frankfurt - Rothenburg 
Depart from Frankfurt for a picturesque drive through the Spessart mountains to Würzburg, on the banks of the river Main. Continue on the Romantic Road to Rothenburg ob der Tauber, Germany’s well-preserved "Jewel of the Middle Ages" with its ramparts, city gates, town hall and Jakobskirche (church) with an altar by the famous woodcarver Tilmann Riemenschneider. Upon arrival in Rothenburg, a taxi will take you to your hotel. In the evening (or tomorrow early afternoon) you are invited to join the city walk with the historic night Watchman in Rothenburg (or a local guide). Overnight at Hotel Spitzweg / Hotel Goldene Rose or similar.  (B/O)

Day 3: - Rothenburg - Augsburg 
After breakfast, a taxi will meet you at your hotel and take you to the bus stop. Your coach drives along the Romantic Road passing picturesque places such as Dinkelsbühl and Nördlingen with high-gabled houses and cobbled-stone streets. Arrival at Augsburg in the early afternoon. Overnight at InterCity/Augusta Hotel or similar. (B/O)

Day 4: - Augsburg - Hohenschwangau 
After breakfast, you are invited to join on a city tour starting from the City Hall (Rathaus). You will get to know all important sights of Augsburg, which is famous for old trading dynasties (the Fuggers). In the afternoon you board again the coach to Hohenschwangau. overnight at Hotel Müller or similar.  (B/O)

Day 5: - Hohenschwangau - Munich 
In the morning you receive your tickets for
Neuschwanstein Castle at the front desk of your hotel and visit the famous "Cinderella Castle", built by King Ludwig II. In the late afternoon you proceed to Munich, where tour ends at approximately 7:00 p.m.!
(B)

Reverse itinerary:
Includes additionally a visit to Linderhof Castle. Tour ends in Frankfurt at approximately 3:30 p.m.!




B=Breakfast; D=Dinner; O=Overnight                                ditst605

 

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