Germany Vacation Package:
Self-Drive Romantic Germany - 7 Days (From and To Frankfurt)

Germany vacation package: Self-Drive Romantic Germany - 7 Days (From and To Frankfurt)
Frankfurt
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Southern Germany offers magical landscapes with lush rolling hills, medieval towns and picturesque castles. Travel back in time with a visit to Rothenburg ob der Tauber and tour beautiful castles such as Neuschwanstein and Linderhof. Impressive mountains and magnificent lakes make this an unforgettable romantic travel experience.

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Note: This is a comprehensive vacation package (provided by tour operator)
Duration: 7 days
Recommended Destination Airport: Frankfurt Airport
Related Travel Guides: Frankfurt

Vacation Package Details:

THIS PROGRAM INCLUDES

  • Accommodation in the hotel category of choice
  • Daily buffet breakfast
  • Economy-category rental car (Opel Astra for 2 pax, Ford Mondeo for 4 pax, VW Caravelle for 6 pax or similar)
  • Unlimited mileages, A/C, GPS, map
  • Mandatory insurances (please ask for details)
  • English speaking assistant for car transfer in Frankfurt on the day of arrival

Please note:

During holidays, conferences and special events, accommodation may only be available outside the city. Excursions and tours are usually not affected by these events.

About the Tour Provider: Miller Incoming

Live Like a German partnered with Miller Reisen, who boasts over almost 30 years of experience in organizing travel for individuals and groups. Founded in 1983, the company has specialized in organizing customized group trips worldwide and individual travel to all Latin American countries. Today, Miller Reisen is the travel specialist with the widest range of travel services to Central and South America in the German speaking market.

Cost Estimate:

  • $1285 for 1 person, 7 days
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Travel Itinerary

Day 1: Frankfurt

Day 1: Frankfurt
Frankfurt
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Travel assistance upon arrival in Frankfurt. Our representative will help you to pick up your rental car at the airport and hand over your travel documents. Overnight in Frankfurt.


Day 2: Frankfurt - Heidelberg - Freiburg (275 km)

Day 2: Frankfurt - Heidelberg - Freiburg (275 km)
Heidelberg Schloss
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In the morning OPTIONAL 2 hours walking city tour in Frankfurt. Drive from Frankfurt to Heidelberg. In Heidelberg OPTIONAL 2 hours walking city tour and 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. If weather conditions allow it, take the scenic Schwarzwald Hochstrasse to Freudenstadt. Your next stop is Freiburg. Overnight in Freiburg.


Day 3: Freiburg - Lake Titi - Lindau - Füssen (275 km)

Day 3: Freiburg - Lake Titi - Lindau - Füssen (275 km)
Titisee
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After breakfast OPTIONAL 2 hours walking city tour of lovely Freiburg, famous for its beautiful church tower. Next you travel to Lake Titi, nestled in the legendary Black Forest. You continue to the small island of Lindau in Lake Constance, which boasts spectacular views of the Alps. Depending on weather conditions you can take the Alpine road from Lindau to Oberstaufen and Immenstadt to your final destination Füssen. Overnight in Füssen.


Day 4: Neuschwanstein – Wieskirche - Oberammergau - Ettal - Garmisch-Partenkirchen (85 km)

Day 4: Neuschwanstein – Wieskirche - Oberammergau - Ettal - Garmisch-Partenkirchen (85 km)
Castle Neuschwanstein
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Visit the Neuschwanstein Castle, built by Ludwig II, the notorious “Mad King“. In the afternoon drive to Oberammergau, famous for its Passion Play and lovely crafts. Along the way you can visit the Wieskirche Church before continuing to the Ettal Benedictine Abbey. Today‘s final destination is Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany’s winter sports capital and site of the 1936 winter Olympics. This mountainous region also features Germany’s highest peak, Zugspitze (2.962 m). Overnight in Garmisch-Partenkirchen.


Day 5: Garmisch-Partenkirchen - Innsbruck - Linderhof - Munich (250 km)

Day 5: Garmisch-Partenkirchen - Innsbruck - Linderhof - Munich (250 km)
Schloss Linderhof
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In the morning you can drive to Innsbruck, to enjoy this nice city in Austria, located in the Inn valley, in the heart of the Alps. As an alternative excursion you may also ascend to the top of Zugspitze (instead of Innsbruck). In the afternoon you drive to Munich, and on the way you have the possibility 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. Overnight in Munich.


Day 6: Munich

Day 6: Munich
Marienplatz
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After breakfast OPTIONAL 2 hours walking city tour in Munich, were you’ll visit the city’s main attractions, concluding the tour at the Marienplatz square with its famous clock tower. The capital of Bavaria state, Munich, is famous for its Oktoberfest, which is annually celebrated in September. The afternoon is free to explore at your leisure. Overnight in Munich.


Day 7: Munich - Rothenburg ob der Tauber - Frankfurt (435 km)

Day 7: Munich - Rothenburg ob der Tauber - Frankfurt (435 km)
Rothenburg Rathaus
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After breakfast you drive to Rothenburg ob der Tauber. OPTIONAL 1.5 hours city tour of Rothenburg, one of the oldest and most beautiful cities in Romantic Germany. We suggest to try the tasting of a Schneeballen (snow ball), a pastry considered the signature dish of Rothenburg. Next you drive to Frankfurt to return your rental car at the Frankfurt airport.


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