Travel down the most picturesque stretch of road in Germany on this multi-day trip and marvel at historic landmarks of the Bavarian region at your own pace.
- Explore the local streets on a walking tour of the city
- Breakfast included
- Multi-Day Trip
- All entrance fees included
Visit to the 'Jewel of the Middle Ages' - Rothenburg ob der Tauber (Rothenburg above the Tauber). A picturesque city, located 425 meters above sea level on a plateau at the intersection of the Romantic and Castle Roads. This once free imperial city is one of Germany's most frequented towns. The Tauber River flows below in a valley 180 feet (55 meters) deep.
You'll then travel to a land where only fairytales exist! Step into the magical world of Castle Neuschwanstein, as you visit this breathtakingly majestic castle built on the ruins of "Vorder- und Hinterhohenschwangau".
This independent multi-day package is a combination of guaranteed scheduled coach services with additional features like transfers, hotel accommodation and sightseeing tours. Please read the itinerary below for full details.
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Departure Point:Tour departs from Frankfurt Main Railway Station. You are required to collect the itinerary and documentation from the tour office in Frankfurt before the tour departs. The exact details and direction will be advised on your confirmation voucher.
If you would like documents delivered to your hotel in Frankfurt, please advise hotel name and address at time of booking.
Return Details:Concludes in Munich at the square in front of the main train station (Bahnhofsplatz) and the department store KARSTADT
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Hohenschwangau Castle, where the parents of King Ludwig ll lived
- 2 breakfasts
- Taxi transfers in Rothenburg
- City walk with guide in Rothenburg
- Entrance fees to Neuschwanstein Castle
- Transportation by modern coach as per itinerary
- 2 nights accommodation, including tax and service charges
- Gratuities (optional)
- Food and drinks, unless specified
- Hotel pickup and drop-off
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 30 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability
- Child rate applies only when sharing with 2 paying adults
- Routes may vary due to weather or other factors
- A supplement is applicable during major trade fairs
- Neuschwanstein Castle is undergoing exterior renovation work until summer 2013. During this time, parts of the castle may be covered with scaffolding. There should be no disruption to your tour
Itinerary:Day 1: Frankfurt - Rothenburg
Depart from Frankfurt for a picturesque drive through the Spessart mountains to Wuerzburg, on the banks of the river Main. Continue along the Romantic Road to Rothenburg Ob der Tauber, Germany's well-preserved 'Jewel of the Middle Ages', with its ramparts, city gates and town hall. See the Jakobskirche (church) with an altar built by the famous wood-carver, Tilman Riemenschneider. Upon arrival in Rothenburg, a taxi will take you to your hotel. In the afternoon or evening join the city walk with a local guide or historic Night Watchman in Rothenburg.
Overnight: Hotel Spitzweg or similiar
Day 2: Rothenburg - Hohenschwangau (B)
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 such the picturesque villages of Dinkelsbuhl, Nordlingen and Donauworth with their high gabled houses and cobbled stone streets. You'll arrive in Hohenschwangau via Augsburg a metropolis for trade during the middle ages.
Overnight: Hotel Muller or similar
Day 3: Hohenschwangau - Munich (B)
Your entrance tickets for the Neuschwanstein Castle are waiting for you at the front desk of your hotel. Visit the famous 'Cinderella Castle', built by King Ludwig II. This castle brings back memories of children's fairy tale stories. A breathtaking sight in the Pollat River gorge, the castle was well equipped with revolutionary (at that time) technical devices. In the late afternoon proceed to Munich, where your tour ends at approximately 7.00pm.
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