Romantic Road and Castle Tour

Frankfurt - Heidelberg - Nuremberg - Rothenburg - Hohenschwangau- Munich

Day 1:

Frankfurt - Heidelberg

Start your morning with a relaxing train ride to Heidelberg, the old uni-versity town at the banks of Neckar-River. Taxi transfer to your hotel. In the afternoon, a private guide will meet you at your hotel and take you on a city walk, including a visit to the inner courtyard of the Heidelberg Castle. Afterwards time for own activities. Overnight at H. Holländer Hof o.s.. Note: From Apr. 01 to Apr. 30 and Oct. 01 to Oct. 30 overnight will be in Frankfurt instead.

Day 2:

Heidelberg - Nuremberg (B)

After breakfast, a taxi will bring you to the coach-station, where you will board your bus taking you along the Castle-Road via Neckarsteinach, Bad Wimpfen and Rothenburg o.d.T. to Nuremberg. Don’t worry sparing out Rothenburg, you will see it on your next day. Arrival in Nuremberg in the late afternoon. After checking in to your hotel. City-tour by means of electronic audio-visual guidance available either in the afternoon or next morning before you leave . Overnight at Hotel Intercity or similar

Day 3:

Nuremberg - Rothenburg (B)

Morning at leisure. Leave your luggage at reception (own risk) and return to hotel in time to make your way to the bus-stop in the afternoon. Continue on a 2 hrs ride on the Romantic Road to Rothenburg o.d.T., 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, a taxi will take you to your hotel. In the evening join the city walk with the historic Night Watchman in Rothenburg. Overnight at Hotel Spitzweg / Breiterle or similar




Day 4:

Rothenburg - Hohenschwangau (B)

Morning free. In the early afternoon a taxi will meet you at your hotel and take you to the bus stop. Your coach drives along the Romantic Road passing such picturesque places as Dinkelsbühl, Nördlingen and Donauwörth, with high-gabled houses and cobbled streets. Via Augsburg, a metropolis during the Roman times and famous for old trade dynasties during the Middle Ages, you reach Hohenschwangau. Overnight at Hotel Müller o.s..

Day 5:

Hohenschwangau - Munich (B)

In the morning pick up your entrance tickets for the Neuschwanstein Castle at the front desk of your hotel and visit the famous "Cinderella Castle", built by King Ludwig II. In the late afternoon proceed to Munich, where tour ends at approx. 7:00 p.m.