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$694.87 Multi-day & Extended Tours

4-Day Tour from Munich to Frankfurt: Romantic Road, Rothenburg, Augsburg, Neuschwanstein Castle

Depart Munich in a comfortable coach, and start your four-day independent tour with a drive to the spectacular Linderhof Palace and Neuschwanstein Castle. You’re free to explore the castles on your own, admiring the two famous homes of King Ludwig II, an eccentric monarch nicknamed the Fairy Tale King. Spend your second day in the university town of Augsburg, where you’ll enjoy a city tour, as well as free time to explore on your own. Continue your tour along the Romantic Road enjoying relaxing drives through picturesque towns and scenic landscapes and passing the medieval villages of Dinkelsbühl and Nördlingen. Next day, spend time in Rothenburg ob der Tauber, and join a guided walk through the city, where you’ll learn about Rothenburg’s importance in the Middle Ages and see its top attractions, including the medieval old town and town wall. Your four-day tour ends with a drive through the Spessart Mountains, making a stop in Würzburg before arriving in Frankfurt.Please see the Itinerary section below for details on each day of the tour.

$276.50 Luxury & Special Occasions

Romantic Road & Rothenburg ob der Tauber

 Day 1: Frankfurt – Rothenburg The Romantic Roach Coach departs at 8:00 hrs from Frankfurt central coach station, located in front of the main railway station (area A, A1 - A3). The first part of the journey takes you through the Spessart Mountains to Würzburg, on the banks of the river Main. Then you continue through  the Tauber Valley and along on the Romantic Road to Rothenburg, 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 wood-carver Tilman Riemenschneider.  Upon arrival in Rothenburg at the bus stop “Schrannenplatz” (scheduled for 12:20 hrs), a taxi will take you to your hotel. In the afternoon (14:00 hrs) or evening (20:00 hrs) you are invited to join the city walk with a local guide or the historic Night Watchman in Rothenburg, both walks departing from the market square. A voucher for the city walk is included in your tour documentation, please hand it over to the tour guide. Day 2: Rothenburg – Munich The morning is at leisure, you can store your luggage at the front desk of your hotel and spend some time for own activities (e.g. visit one of Rothenburg's museums such as the Medieval Crime Museum or Jacob's Church with a altar by the famous wood carver Tilman Riemenschneider). Around 12:00 hrs please return to your hotel to collect your luggage. At 12:20 hrs a taxi will meet you at your hotel and take you to the bus stop.The Romantic Road Coach departs from Rothenburg bus stop “Schrannenplatz” at 13:05 hrs and continues along the Romantic Road passing picturesque towns such as Dinkelsbühl and Nördlingen, with high-gabled houses and cobbled-stone streets. In Augsburg, a metropolis during the Roman times and famous for old trade dynasties during the Middle Ages, you get off from the coach and continue the trip by train to Munich, ( train ticket will be handed over by our driver) where your tour ends in the late afternoon. End of services (if not booked on a post night arrangement with us)! INCLUSIONS: Transportation by coach as per itineraryOne overnight in room with private facilitiesDaily breakfastTaxi transfers in Rothenburg: bus stop - hotel and hotel - bus stopEnglish guided city walk in RothenburgDetailed tour documentation including touristic information and mapsService charges, local taxes, VAT 

$526.39 Cultural & Theme Tours

Rothenburg ob der Tauber & Royal Castles

Day 1: Frankfurt – RothenburgThe Romantic Roach Coach departs at 8:00 hrs from Frankfurt central coach station, located in front of the main railway station (number of bus stop 7-9). The first part of the journey takes you through the Spessart Mountains to Wuerzburg, on the banks of the river Main. Then you continue through the Tauber Valley and along on the Romantic Road to Rothenburg, 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 wood-carver Tilman Riemenschneider.Upon arrival in Rothenburg at the bus stop “Schrannenplatz” (scheduled for 12:35 hrs), a taxi will take you to your hotel. In the afternoon (14:00 hrs) or evening (20:00 hrs) you are invited to join the city walk with a local guide or the historic Night Watchman in Rothenburg, both walks departing from the market square. A voucher for the city walk is included in your tour documentation, please hand it over to the tour guide.Overnight accommodations:      Hotel Schranne  or similarDay 2: Rothenburg – HohenschwangauThe morning is at leisure, you can store your luggage at the front desk of your hotel and spend some time for own activities (e.g. visit one of Rothenburg's museums such as the Medieval Crime Museum or Jacob's Church with a altar by the famous wood carver Tilman Riemenschneider).The Romantic Road Coach departs from Rothenburg bus stop “Schrannenplatz” at 13:05 hrs and continues along the Romantic Road passing picturesque towns such as Dinkelsbühl and Nördlingen, with high-gabled houses and cobbled-stone streets. Via Augsburg, a metropolis during the Roman times and famous for old trade dynasties during the Middle Ages, Munich and then back to the route of the Romantic Road you arrive at Hohenschwangau at about 20:25 hrs!Overnight accommodations:      Hotel Müller, or similar in 87645 HohenschwangauDay 3: Hohenschwangau – MunichAfter breakfast, you may store your luggage at your hotel (at your own risk) and join the tour of Neuschwanstein Castle that is booked for you (the hotel provides you with the admission tickets). The rest of the early afternoon is free for own activities. At around 16:00 hrs please return to your hotel to collect your luggage and to wait for the guide of AUTOBUS OBERBAYERN / PANORAMA TOURS at the front desk. The bus leaves at about 16:15 hrs from the parking lot behind Hotel Müller and Hotel Alpenstuben - it will take you to Munich, where your tour ends at approximately 19:00 hrs!supplement for reverse itinerary:€ 17.- per personFor reverse itinerary, admission cost for castles to be paid directly on the bus: approximately € 23.- per person• Ticket for Neuschwanstein Castle• Ticket for Linderhof Castle

$757.77 Walking & Biking Tours

Cycling Tour: Romantic Road

Day 1: Würzburg – Wertheim - approx. 43 km cycling In the morning you pick-up your rental bikes in city centre of Würzburg! Luggage transfer from Würzburg to Wertheim (meeting location and time to be confirmed). Cycling to Wertheim at the confluence of the river Main and Tauber. Overnight stay including breakfast in the historic old town. Day 2: Wertheim – Weikersheim (b) - approx. 62km cycling After breakfast we ask you - also on the following days of the tour - to leave your luggage at the reception desk until 10:00 am - it will be picked up during the day and brought to the next destination. Departure via “Liebliches Taubertal” bicycle path, passing by small, historical villages like Tauberbischofsheim, Lauda and Bad Mergentheim and beautiful landscapes before you arrive at Weikersheim. Overnight stay including breakfast Day 3: Weikersheim – Schillingsfürst (b) - approx. 55 km cycling In the morning you are leaving for Schillingsfürst, with its landmark, the Baroque Castle of the Princes of Hohenlohe-Schillingsfürst. On your way you pass small wine villages like Röttingen and Germany`s most romantic town, Rothenburg ob der Tauber. Here you can visit the German Christmas Museum or walk around the town on the town wall. Overnight stay including breakfast. Day 4: Schillingsfürst - Dinkelsbühl (b) - approx. 49 km cycling After breakfast you start for your next cycling day. From Schillingsfürst to Dinkelsbühl the cycling path leads through forests passing many small ponds around Feuchtwangen. After arriving in Dinkelsbühl, check in at your hotel. In the evening you are invited to join a city walk with the nightwatchman (free of charge, meeting point at the cathedral / church st. Georg). Overnight stay including breakfast. DAY 5: Dinkelsbühl – Nördlingen (b) - approx. 38 km cycling This will be the last cycling day on your cycling tour. From Dinkelsbühl to Nördlingen you will follow the Wörnitz river for a short while before continuing to Nördlingen, the only town in Germany, where you can walk the walls and battlements all the way round. The historical town is dominated by the 100 yard high bell tower of St. George church. In the early afternoon (meeting location and time to be confirmed), you return your rental bikes to our bus driver in Nördlingen who will take the bikes back to Würzburg. End of services in Nördlingen!