Europe 7-Day from Frankfurt: Prague, Budapest, Vienna, Zurich

Day Trips & Excursions, Frankfurt Central Station to Returns to original departure point

Image by viator

from$623.39
4.6 out of 5

Tour description provided by Viator

Embark in Frankfurt and join this 7-day European highlights tour starting with the best of Prague. Look out for the imposing gothic St. Vittus Cathedral and the iconic Charles Bridge as you will continue your journey to Budapest where you will be able to explore the historical sites in Buda and Pest. Cruise on the Danube river and enjoy Hungarian food, folkdance and music in the evening. Heading towards Austria and visit the Schönbrunn Palace in Vienna and conclude the evening with a Viennese Waltz concert. From Vienna to the Austrian nature, Lake Mondsee to the Swiss Alps, Mount Titlis, where you will embark on the Mount Titlis Rotair cable car. Driving towards another Swiss gem Lucerne and then Zurich. After Switzerland you are crossing back into Germany to the Rhine Falls, Lake Titisee and see the famous Black Forest. With this tour you will get a history and nature from some of the most beautiful cities in Eastern Europe in just 7 days.
ItineraryDay 1: Monday: Frankfurt – Prague (530 km)Stop At: Frankfurt am Main Hauptbahnhof, Frankfurt, HesseAfter boarding the luxury coach in Frankfurt, sit back and enjoy a scenic ride through some classic German countryside en route to the Czech Republic. Prague, one of Europe’s most ornate cities, is your first destination. You will arrive in the evening, ready to discover this charming capital city with its fairy-tale architecture, the following morning. Duration: 1 hourNo meals included on this day.Accommodation included: Accommodation in a comfortable 3-star (minimum) hotel, twin room with private facilities in Prague or nearby city.Day 2: Tuesday: Prague – Bratislava (330 km)Stop At: Prague Castle, Prague, BohemiaYour Prague adventure begins with a spectacular walk along the Royal Route, following the traditional coronation path of the kings and queens of old Bohemia. You’ll start from the top of Castle Hill in the Hradcany district, famous for its views over the red-roofed old city, and then tour Prague Castle. The castle has been the historic seat of Bohemia royalty since the 9th century, as well as home to the nation’s presidents in recent times.Duration: 1 hourStop At: Katedrala Svateho Vita, Prague, BohemiaYour exploration then heads off around the imposing gothic St. Vitus Cathedral, the Old Royal Palace, St. George’s Basilica and along Golden Lane, an ancient thoroughfare lined with some wonderful traditional buildings. Duration: 1 hourStop At: St. George's Basilica, Prague, BohemiaYour exploration then heads off around the imposing gothic St. Vitus Cathedral, the Old Royal Palace, St. George’s Basilica and along Golden Lane, an ancient thoroughfare lined with some wonderful traditional buildings. Duration: 1 hourStop At: Golden Lane, Prague, BohemiaYour exploration then heads off around the imposing gothic St. Vitus Cathedral, the Old Royal Palace, St. George’s Basilica and along Golden Lane, an ancient thoroughfare lined with some wonderful traditional buildings. Duration: 1 hourStop At: Old Town Hall with Astronomical Clock, Prague, BohemiaLater you will stroll across the iconic Charles Bridge, which arches gracefully over the Vltava, and on through the winding alleys to the Old Town Square, where you can see the City Hall and one of Prague’s most well-known sights, the Astronomical Clock. After lunch at the square, you’ll make the scenic transfer from Prague to the hotel in or near the Slovakian capital, Bratislava.Duration: 1 hourMeals included: • Breakfast: Continental breakfast is included at the hotel.Accommodation included: Accommodation in a comfortable 3-star (minimum) hotel, twin room with private facilities in Bratislava or nearby city.Day 3: Wednesday: Bratislava – Budapest (200 km)Stop At: Danube River, Budapest, Central HungaryWednesday sees you arrive in Hungary, the fourth country of the tour. Its capital, Budapest, is known as the Pearl of the Danube, and is essentially two different cities joined together: Buda on the west of the river, Pest on the east, each with its own distinct characteristics. One of the best ways of seeing this unique location is by taking a river cruise, which many people choose to do. Duration: 1 hourStop At: Budapest History Museum, Budapest, Central HungaryAfter a morning of activity, you’ll relax over lunch at Buda Palace, and then have a chance to look at the exhibitions in the Budapest History Museum and Hungarian National Gallery, or do a spot of souvenir shopping. Duration: 1 hourStop At: Halaszbastya, Budapest, Central HungaryNext you’ll explore both sides of the city on a cultural and historic tour. Highlights on the Buda side of the Danube include the towered terrace of Fisherman’s Bastion, the medieval Matthias Church and a walk up to the summit of Gellért Hill for panoramic views. Duration: 1 hourStop At: Matthias Church, Budapest, Central HungaryNext you’ll explore both sides of the city on a cultural and historic tour. Highlights on the Buda side of the Danube include the towered terrace of Fisherman’s Bastion, the medieval Matthias Church and a walk up to the summit of Gellért Hill for panoramic views. Duration: 1 hourStop At: Gellert Hill, Budapest, Central HungaryNext you’ll explore both sides of the city on a cultural and historic tour. Highlights on the Buda side of the Danube include the towered terrace of Fisherman’s Bastion, the medieval Matthias Church and a walk up to the summit of Gellért Hill for panoramic views. Duration: 1 hourStop At: Heroes' Square, Budapest, Central HungaryWhile over in Pest the sights include the expansive Heroes’ Square and Hungary’s dramatic riverside Parliament Building. In the evening, you can choose to round off an eventful day with an optional dinner in the heart of Budapest, where you can sample traditional dishes such as goose liver, goulash, duck leg and local wine, accompanied by Hungarian folkdance and music. Duration: 1 hourMeals included: • Breakfast: Continental breakfast is included at the hotel.Accommodation included: Accommodation in a comfortable 3-star (minimum) hotel, twin room with private facilities in Budapest or nearby city.Day 4: Thursday: Budapest – Vienna (250 km)Stop At: Schonbrunn Palace, ViennaToday starts with a short journey to another of Europe’s grand capitals, Vienna, where you’ll get to explore the Austrian city’s resplendent palaces, striking churches and prestigious art museums. Your Vienna adventure begins at one of the city’s most popular attractions, Schönbrunn Palace, the Rococo-style summer residence of the Habsburg dynasty, rulers of Europe and the Church for many decades. Duration: 1 hourStop At: Imperial Palace (Hofburg), ViennaAfter lunch in this refined setting, you will take a driving tour past many grand, famous buildings, including the City Hall, the Austrian Parliament, Hofburg Palace and Heroes’ Square. Duration: 1 hourStop At: Wiener Staatsoper, ViennaIn the afternoon, you’ll have some shopping time, before adding the Wiener Staatsoper (opera house) to your checklist of key Vienna buildings. Duration: 1 hourStop At: St. Stephen's Cathedral, ViennaLater, opt for dinner in the heart of the city or visit St. Stephen’s Cathedral, before taking a stroll in Stadtpark, which is known for its range of sculptures, including the famous gilded bronze statue of Johann Strauss II. Duration: 1 hourStop At: Johann Strauss Monument, ViennaLater, opt for dinner in the heart of the city or visit St. Stephen’s Cathedral, before taking a stroll in Stadtpark, which is known for its range of sculptures, including the famous gilded bronze statue of Johann Strauss II. In the evening, we recommend the option of attending a Viennese waltz concert, which will allow you the unforgettable experience of hearing the music of Mozart and Strauss in the place where it was composed. Duration: 1 hourMeals included: • Breakfast: Continental breakfast is included at the hotel.Accommodation included: Accommodation in a comfortable 3-star (minimum) hotel, twin room with private facilities in Vienna or nearby city.Day 5: Friday: Vienna – Mondsee – Munich (440 km)Stop At: Basilika St. Michael, Mondsee, Upper AustriaFrom Vienna it’s on to another Austrian gem, Mondsee. Mondsee is a town located on the shore of the Lake Mondsee. The town is home to the historic medieval Basilika St. Michael. The cloister church was used for the site of the wedding in The Sound of Music. Duration: 1 hourStop At: Marienplatz, Munich, Upper Bavaria, BavariaAfter lunch group will continue to across the German border to Munich. After arriving Munich, you'll visit Marienplatz and New Town Hall. Marienplatz is a central square in the city centre of Munich since 1158. The New Town Hall is at the northern part of Marienplatz. It hosts the city government including the city council, offices of the mayors and part of the administration since 1874. Or you can enjoy a German beer in one of the Beergarden before going to the hotel. Duration: 1 hourMeals included: • Breakfast: Continental breakfast is included at the hotel.Accommodation included: Accommodation in a comfortable 3-star (minimum) hotel, twin room with private facilities in Munich or nearby city.Day 6: Saturday: Munich – Mt Titlis – Lucerne– Zurich (480 km)Stop At: Mount Titlis, Engelberg, Canton of ObwaldenYou’ll leave the big cities behind on Saturday morning and head for one of the world’s most famous mountain ranges – the Swiss Alps. The first destination is Engelberg, the stunning Swiss resort. From here you can opt to board a cable car that takes you to the summit of the impressive Mount Titlis. To reach to the top of the permanently snow-covered Mt. Titlis is by a combination of gondolas over 3 stages. You’ll ascend the last stage by the world’s first revolving gondola the Titlis Rotair, that delivers spectacular views of the valleys, glaciers, lakes and forests below, and 360˚ vistas of the surrounding mountains. At the summit the sun terrace is the perfect place to pause and appreciate the breath-taking panoramas.There’s a 150-metre ice cavern through the core of a glacier to explore at the top. Other highlights include walking across Europe’s highest suspension bridge for more phenomenal views from Mt. Titlis. You’ll come down from the hills to the lakeside for your next stop. Duration: 1 hourStop At: Lion Monument, LucerneLucerne is a picturesque city of bridges and towers located in what many people believe to be the “true” Switzerland – picture-postcard Mountains, lakes, cowbells, Alpine villages and meadows full of edelweiss flowers. Here you will have time to wander through the charming streets, and see the famous Lion Monument, which Mark Twain once described as “the most mournful and moving piece of stone in the world”. This is a great place to get souvenirs like Swiss watches and fine chocolates, before travelling to the overnight stop of Zurich. If weather and traffic is permitting, we MIGHT take a photo stop in one of the smallest country in Europe – Lichtenstein.Duration: 1 hourStop At: Chapel Bridge, LucerneLucerne is a picturesque city of bridges and towers located in what many people believe to be the “true” Switzerland – picture-postcard Mountains, lakes, cowbells, Alpine villages and meadows full of edelweiss flowers. Here you will have time to wander through the charming streets, and see the famous Lion Monument, which Mark Twain once described as “the most mournful and moving piece of stone in the world”. This is a great place to get souvenirs like Swiss watches and fine chocolates, before travelling to the overnight stop of Zurich. If weather and traffic is permitting, we MIGHT take a photo stop in one of the smallest country in Europe – Lichtenstein.Duration: 1 hourMeals included: • Breakfast: Continental breakfast is included at the hotel.Accommodation included: Accommodation in a comfortable 3-star (minimum) hotel, twin room with private facilities in Zurich or nearby city.Day 7: Sunday: Zurich – Rhein Falls – Titisee – Frankfurt (450 km)Stop At: Lake Zurich, ZurichThe final day of the tour begins in Zurich, a city with a reputation as a leading global financial centre. There is chance for a picture stop at the impressive Lake Zurich, before moving on to Rhine Falls, Europe’s biggest waterfall.Duration: 1 hourStop At: Lake Titisee, Titisee-Neustadt, Baden-WurttembergNext you’ll cross back into Germany and the Black Forest, the ancient fir-covered mountain range, which is famous for its creepy folklore and mythical tales. Here you will see the beautiful lake Titisee, where you can stop at one of the many lakeside cafés to enjoy some of the region’s best Black Forest cherry gateaux. Cuckoo clocks are made in Titisee, making this the ideal place to pick up a few souvenirs from the local shops, and you’ll also get to see a demonstration of how these magical mechanisms work. Duration: 1 hourStop At: Frankfurt am Main Hauptbahnhof, Frankfurt, HesseFinally, you’ll head back to Frankfurt, where for some members of the group it will be time to say goodbye to new-found friends, while others will opt to stay another night in this major German city before picking up the Red Line tour the next day. Duration: 1 hourMeals included: • Breakfast: Continental breakfast is included at the hotel.No accommodation included on this day.

What’s included

  • 6x Breakfast
  • Accommodation included: 6 nights
  • Accommodation in a comfortable 3-star (minimum) hotel, twin room with private facilities
  • Daily continental breakfast
  • Daily transportation on modern air-conditioned coaches
  • Experienced and professional coach driver
  • The services of an experienced tour manager

What’s not included

  • Mandatory tip for the tour manager and driver of €7 per person per day, which will be collected by the tour manager in cash whilst on tour
  • Accommodation before and on the last day of the tour
  • Visas and travel insurance
  • All optional activities and tickets for attractions not included in the itinerary
  • Meals (including tips) and drinks not included in the itinerary
  • Personal expenses (laundry, internet, phone calls etc.
  • City entrance fees + taxes for Czech Republic & Vienna (€10 in total)
  • Lunch and dinner (the tour leader offers assistance with reservations and directions to local restaurants/cafés/service station restaurants)
  • Entry/Admission - Frankfurt am Main Hauptbahnhof
  • Entry/Admission - Prague Castle
  • Entry/Admission - Katedrala Svateho Vita
  • Entry/Admission - St. George's Basilica
  • Entry/Admission - Golden Lane
  • Entry/Admission - Old Town Hall with Astronomical Clock
  • Entry/Admission - Danube River
  • Entry/Admission - Budapest History Museum
  • Entry/Admission - Halaszbastya
  • Entry/Admission - Matthias Church
  • Entry/Admission - Gellert Hill
  • Entry/Admission - Heroes' Square
  • Entry/Admission - Schonbrunn Palace
  • Entry/Admission - Imperial Palace (Hofburg)
  • Entry/Admission - Wiener Staatsoper
  • Entry/Admission - St. Stephen's Cathedral
  • Entry/Admission - Johann Strauss Monument
  • Entry/Admission - Basilika St. Michael
  • Entry/Admission - Marienplatz
  • Entry/Admission - Mount Titlis
  • Entry/Admission - Lion Monument
  • Entry/Admission - Chapel Bridge
  • Entry/Admission - Lake Zurich
  • Entry/Admission - Lake Titisee
  • Entry/Admission - Frankfurt am Main Hauptbahnhof

Highlights

  • Comprehensive tour by bus/coach
  • Excellent value for money
  • Multi-Day Trip
  • Separate driver ensures your guides full attention throughout the day
  • Perfect introduction for first-time visitors
  • Once-in-a-Lifetime Experience

Itinerary

Day 1: Monday: Frankfurt – Prague (530 km) Stop At: Frankfurt am Main Hauptbahnhof, Frankfurt, Hesse After boarding the luxury coach in Frankfurt, sit back and enjoy a scenic ride through some classic German countryside en route to the Czech Republic. Prague, one of Europe’s most ornate cities, is your first destination. You will arrive in the evening, ready to discover this charming capital city with its fairy-tale architecture, the following morning. Duration: 1 hour No meals included on this day. Accommodation included: Accommodation in a comfortable 3-star (minimum) hotel, twin room with private facilities in Prague or nearby city.
Day 2: Tuesday: Prague – Bratislava (330 km) Stop At: Prague Castle, Prague, Bohemia Your Prague adventure begins with a spectacular walk along the Royal Route, following the traditional coronation path of the kings and queens of old Bohemia. You’ll start from the top of Castle Hill in the Hradcany district, famous for its views over the red-roofed old city, and then tour Prague Castle. The castle has been the historic seat of Bohemia royalty since the 9th century, as well as home to the nation’s presidents in recent times. Duration: 1 hour Stop At: Katedrala Svateho Vita, Prague, Bohemia Your exploration then heads off around the imposing gothic St. Vitus Cathedral, the Old Royal Palace, St. George’s Basilica and along Golden Lane, an ancient thoroughfare lined with some wonderful traditional buildings. Duration: 1 hour Stop At: St. George's Basilica, Prague, Bohemia Your exploration then heads off around the imposing gothic St. Vitus Cathedral, the Old Royal Palace, St. George’s Basilica and along Golden Lane, an ancient thoroughfare lined with some wonderful traditional buildings. Duration: 1 hour Stop At: Golden Lane, Prague, Bohemia Your exploration then heads off around the imposing gothic St. Vitus Cathedral, the Old Royal Palace, St. George’s Basilica and along Golden Lane, an ancient thoroughfare lined with some wonderful traditional buildings. Duration: 1 hour Stop At: Old Town Hall with Astronomical Clock, Prague, Bohemia Later you will stroll across the iconic Charles Bridge, which arches gracefully over the Vltava, and on through the winding alleys to the Old Town Square, where you can see the City Hall and one of Prague’s most well-known sights, the Astronomical Clock. After lunch at the square, you’ll make the scenic transfer from Prague to the hotel in or near the Slovakian capital, Bratislava. Duration: 1 hour Meals included: • Breakfast: Continental breakfast is included at the hotel. Accommodation included: Accommodation in a comfortable 3-star (minimum) hotel, twin room with private facilities in Bratislava or nearby city.
Day 3: Wednesday: Bratislava – Budapest (200 km) Stop At: Danube River, Budapest, Central Hungary Wednesday sees you arrive in Hungary, the fourth country of the tour. Its capital, Budapest, is known as the Pearl of the Danube, and is essentially two different cities joined together: Buda on the west of the river, Pest on the east, each with its own distinct characteristics. One of the best ways of seeing this unique location is by taking a river cruise, which many people choose to do. Duration: 1 hour Stop At: Budapest History Museum, Budapest, Central Hungary After a morning of activity, you’ll relax over lunch at Buda Palace, and then have a chance to look at the exhibitions in the Budapest History Museum and Hungarian National Gallery, or do a spot of souvenir shopping. Duration: 1 hour Stop At: Halaszbastya, Budapest, Central Hungary Next you’ll explore both sides of the city on a cultural and historic tour. Highlights on the Buda side of the Danube include the towered terrace of Fisherman’s Bastion, the medieval Matthias Church and a walk up to the summit of Gellért Hill for panoramic views. Duration: 1 hour Stop At: Matthias Church, Budapest, Central Hungary Next you’ll explore both sides of the city on a cultural and historic tour. Highlights on the Buda side of the Danube include the towered terrace of Fisherman’s Bastion, the medieval Matthias Church and a walk up to the summit of Gellért Hill for panoramic views. Duration: 1 hour Stop At: Gellert Hill, Budapest, Central Hungary Next you’ll explore both sides of the city on a cultural and historic tour. Highlights on the Buda side of the Danube include the towered terrace of Fisherman’s Bastion, the medieval Matthias Church and a walk up to the summit of Gellért Hill for panoramic views. Duration: 1 hour Stop At: Heroes' Square, Budapest, Central Hungary While over in Pest the sights include the expansive Heroes’ Square and Hungary’s dramatic riverside Parliament Building. In the evening, you can choose to round off an eventful day with an optional dinner in the heart of Budapest, where you can sample traditional dishes such as goose liver, goulash, duck leg and local wine, accompanied by Hungarian folkdance and music. Duration: 1 hour Meals included: • Breakfast: Continental breakfast is included at the hotel. Accommodation included: Accommodation in a comfortable 3-star (minimum) hotel, twin room with private facilities in Budapest or nearby city.
Day 4: Thursday: Budapest – Vienna (250 km) Stop At: Schonbrunn Palace, Vienna Today starts with a short journey to another of Europe’s grand capitals, Vienna, where you’ll get to explore the Austrian city’s resplendent palaces, striking churches and prestigious art museums. Your Vienna adventure begins at one of the city’s most popular attractions, Schönbrunn Palace, the Rococo-style summer residence of the Habsburg dynasty, rulers of Europe and the Church for many decades. Duration: 1 hour Stop At: Imperial Palace (Hofburg), Vienna After lunch in this refined setting, you will take a driving tour past many grand, famous buildings, including the City Hall, the Austrian Parliament, Hofburg Palace and Heroes’ Square. Duration: 1 hour Stop At: Wiener Staatsoper, Vienna In the afternoon, you’ll have some shopping time, before adding the Wiener Staatsoper (opera house) to your checklist of key Vienna buildings. Duration: 1 hour Stop At: St. Stephen's Cathedral, Vienna Later, opt for dinner in the heart of the city or visit St. Stephen’s Cathedral, before taking a stroll in Stadtpark, which is known for its range of sculptures, including the famous gilded bronze statue of Johann Strauss II. Duration: 1 hour Stop At: Johann Strauss Monument, Vienna Later, opt for dinner in the heart of the city or visit St. Stephen’s Cathedral, before taking a stroll in Stadtpark, which is known for its range of sculptures, including the famous gilded bronze statue of Johann Strauss II. In the evening, we recommend the option of attending a Viennese waltz concert, which will allow you the unforgettable experience of hearing the music of Mozart and Strauss in the place where it was composed. Duration: 1 hour Meals included: • Breakfast: Continental breakfast is included at the hotel. Accommodation included: Accommodation in a comfortable 3-star (minimum) hotel, twin room with private facilities in Vienna or nearby city.
Day 5: Friday: Vienna – Mondsee – Munich (440 km) Stop At: Basilika St. Michael, Mondsee, Upper Austria From Vienna it’s on to another Austrian gem, Mondsee. Mondsee is a town located on the shore of the Lake Mondsee. The town is home to the historic medieval Basilika St. Michael. The cloister church was used for the site of the wedding in The Sound of Music. Duration: 1 hour Stop At: Marienplatz, Munich, Upper Bavaria, Bavaria After lunch group will continue to across the German border to Munich. After arriving Munich, you'll visit Marienplatz and New Town Hall. Marienplatz is a central square in the city centre of Munich since 1158. The New Town Hall is at the northern part of Marienplatz. It hosts the city government including the city council, offices of the mayors and part of the administration since 1874. Or you can enjoy a German beer in one of the Beergarden before going to the hotel. Duration: 1 hour Meals included: • Breakfast: Continental breakfast is included at the hotel. Accommodation included: Accommodation in a comfortable 3-star (minimum) hotel, twin room with private facilities in Munich or nearby city.
Day 6: Saturday: Munich – Mt Titlis – Lucerne– Zurich (480 km) Stop At: Mount Titlis, Engelberg, Canton of Obwalden You’ll leave the big cities behind on Saturday morning and head for one of the world’s most famous mountain ranges – the Swiss Alps. The first destination is Engelberg, the stunning Swiss resort. From here you can opt to board a cable car that takes you to the summit of the impressive Mount Titlis. To reach to the top of the permanently snow-covered Mt. Titlis is by a combination of gondolas over 3 stages. You’ll ascend the last stage by the world’s first revolving gondola the Titlis Rotair, that delivers spectacular views of the valleys, glaciers, lakes and forests below, and 360˚ vistas of the surrounding mountains. At the summit the sun terrace is the perfect place to pause and appreciate the breath-taking panoramas.There’s a 150-metre ice cavern through the core of a glacier to explore at the top. Other highlights include walking across Europe’s highest suspension bridge for more phenomenal views from Mt. Titlis. You’ll come down from the hills to the lakeside for your next stop. Duration: 1 hour Stop At: Lion Monument, Lucerne Lucerne is a picturesque city of bridges and towers located in what many people believe to be the “true” Switzerland – picture-postcard Mountains, lakes, cowbells, Alpine villages and meadows full of edelweiss flowers. Here you will have time to wander through the charming streets, and see the famous Lion Monument, which Mark Twain once described as “the most mournful and moving piece of stone in the world”. This is a great place to get souvenirs like Swiss watches and fine chocolates, before travelling to the overnight stop of Zurich. If weather and traffic is permitting, we MIGHT take a photo stop in one of the smallest country in Europe – Lichtenstein. Duration: 1 hour Stop At: Chapel Bridge, Lucerne Lucerne is a picturesque city of bridges and towers located in what many people believe to be the “true” Switzerland – picture-postcard Mountains, lakes, cowbells, Alpine villages and meadows full of edelweiss flowers. Here you will have time to wander through the charming streets, and see the famous Lion Monument, which Mark Twain once described as “the most mournful and moving piece of stone in the world”. This is a great place to get souvenirs like Swiss watches and fine chocolates, before travelling to the overnight stop of Zurich. If weather and traffic is permitting, we MIGHT take a photo stop in one of the smallest country in Europe – Lichtenstein. Duration: 1 hour Meals included: • Breakfast: Continental breakfast is included at the hotel. Accommodation included: Accommodation in a comfortable 3-star (minimum) hotel, twin room with private facilities in Zurich or nearby city.
Day 7: Sunday: Zurich – Rhein Falls – Titisee – Frankfurt (450 km) Stop At: Lake Zurich, Zurich The final day of the tour begins in Zurich, a city with a reputation as a leading global financial centre. There is chance for a picture stop at the impressive Lake Zurich, before moving on to Rhine Falls, Europe’s biggest waterfall. Duration: 1 hour Stop At: Lake Titisee, Titisee-Neustadt, Baden-Wurttemberg Next you’ll cross back into Germany and the Black Forest, the ancient fir-covered mountain range, which is famous for its creepy folklore and mythical tales. Here you will see the beautiful lake Titisee, where you can stop at one of the many lakeside cafés to enjoy some of the region’s best Black Forest cherry gateaux. Cuckoo clocks are made in Titisee, making this the ideal place to pick up a few souvenirs from the local shops, and you’ll also get to see a demonstration of how these magical mechanisms work. Duration: 1 hour Stop At: Frankfurt am Main Hauptbahnhof, Frankfurt, Hesse Finally, you’ll head back to Frankfurt, where for some members of the group it will be time to say goodbye to new-found friends, while others will opt to stay another night in this major German city before picking up the Red Line tour the next day. Duration: 1 hour Meals included: • Breakfast: Continental breakfast is included at the hotel. No accommodation included on this day.
Advertisement