Berlin & Romantic Germany
10 Days Escorted Tour from Berlin, Frankfurt, Black Forest, Fussen, Innsbruck, Munich & Frankfurt 

Features and Inclusions

  • Transfer in from Berlin airport to your hotel (only on day 1 of tour)

  • Transportation by car, minivan or bus during the entire tour (depending on number of participants)

  • English speaking tour guide during the entire tour (driver-guide for groups of 7 or less)

  • Accommodation at the hotels described or similar

  • Daily buffet breakfast

  • Visits and excursions as mentioned

  • Train ride Berlin - Frankfurt incl. reserved seating in 2nd class (only for group of 8 persons or more)

  • Welcome dinner in Frankfurt, traditional Black Forest dinner and typical regional farewell dinner in Munich

  • Admission to Sanssouci, Heidelberg, Neuschwanstein and Linderhof Castles

  • Visit to cuckoo clock visitor center

  • Visit to a local Black Forest farm with cheese tasting

  • "Snow ball" tasting in Rothenburg

  • During holidays, conferences and special events, accommodations may only be available outside the city.

  • Guaranteed Departure dates with a minimum of 2 persons!

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Preferred Hotels

Berlin: 

Nh Friedrichstrasse or similar

Frankfurt:

Movenpick City or similar

Fussen:

Hirsch or similar

Innsbruck:

Grauer Bar or similar

Munich:

Maritim or similar

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Departures and Prices 2016

Starting Dates

Terminating Dates

May 19

May 28

June 23

July 2

July 21

July 30

August 25

September 3

September 22*

October 1

October 6

October 15

Rates 

Per Person In Twin

$ 2590.00

Single Room Supplement

$ 590.00

Oktoberfest Supplement per person:

$ 450.00

 

 

ITINERARY

Day 1, Thursday: Berlin
Arrival at Berlin airport and transfer to the hotel. The rest of the day is free to spend at your leisure. The capital of Germany, Berlin is the artistic center of the country with a large number of museums, art galleries and theater shows. Accommodation at the Hotel NH Friedrichstrasse**** or similar. (O)

Day 2, Friday: Berlin
In the morning you visit Berlin’s many well-known historic locations, like Under den Linden avenue, the State Opera and the Brandenburg Gate. There will also be time to explore the modern parts of the city, such as the German Parliament and Potsdam Square. The afternoon is free to explore at your leisure. Accommodation at the Hotel NH Friedrichstrasse**** or similar. (B,O)

Day 3, Saturday: Berlin - Postsdam - Berlin 
After breakfast you travel to Potsdam. The city is set on a natural island, surrounded by tributaries and channels of the Havel River. Visit the Sanssouci palace and park. With more than 300 hectares, this lovely park features hundreds of species of plants and trees. Accommodation at the Hotel NH Friedrichstrasse**** or similar. (B,O)

Day 4, Sunday: Berlin - Frankfurt 
The morning is free to spend at your leisure. Transfer to the train station and board a high-speed train from Berlin to Frankfurt. Transfer to the Hotel Mövenpick Frankfurt City**** or similar and dinner with the rest of the group. (B,D,O)

Day 5, Monday: 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***+ or similar. (B,O)

Day 6, Tuesday: Black Forest - Lake Titisee - Lindau - Fussen
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**** or similar.

Day 7, Wednesday: 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**** or similar. (B,O)

Day 8, Thursday: 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**** or similar. (B,O)

Day 9, Friday: 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**** or similar. (B,D,O)

Day 10, Saturday: Munich - Rothenburg ob der Tauber - Frankfurt
Today 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. (B)

 





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

 

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