South Germany behind the wheel
Here is an experience that you will cherish for a lifetime, a holiday that is different and real. It`s called self-drive. Get behind the wheels and feel the spirit of a true traveller as you mingle with the locals and find your way around the map. Add to this experience with the scenic view of your surrounding and the thrilling things to do on the list.
10 Days / 9 Nights
(starting price per adult
inclusive of airfare)
Airfares are subject to change.
Below is the tour cost without airfare.
Day 1, Munich
You would arrive in Munich. Collect your car from the Airport & head straight to your beautiful apartment near Black forest. Rest of the day free for activities on your own.
Day 2, Stuttgart
Today you head to Stuttgart - the birthplace of the automobiles. The Porsche and Mercedes-Benz museums are on today`s agenda as well a walk down the Koenigstrasse & explore the beautiful shops & crafts shop till you drop or relax at a cafe & see the street artiste perform. You can also visit the Schlossplatz (Palace Square).
Day 3, Baden-Baden
Today you drive to Baden the spa town. After a long drive relax at the Caracalla Spa. It offers lots of scope for you to unwind in relaxation and bathe at leisure in the hot thermal water. The bathing area with its large variety of bathing pools and the Roman saunascape with an outdoor area in the picturesque castle gardens invite you to relax and enjoy. Discover Baden-Baden on a horse drawn carriage ride. Sit back, relax and enjoy this sightseeing tour with a difference. The well-known coachman will not only show you all the interesting parts of the town, but he`ll also tell you a few amusing tales on the way. Experience the magic of Baden-Baden from the grand viewpoint of a horse-drawn carriage. In the evening head to the Merkure Mountain the highest point at Baden-Baden. Ride Europe`s steepest and most technically advanced, funicular railway. You can stand back and admire the view. Overnight at Baden Baden.
Day 4, Blackforest
Today check out of Hotel. (Optional Activity)Start you morning in the spirit of adventure as you Zipline through the trees. Try the longest Zipline in Germany with 570 Meter (1870 feet) and 83 Meter (272 feet) above ground. In the afternoon surround yourself with the magic of the Black Forest and relax in the idyllic ambience of the Hofgut Sternen. Head to the Glassblowers studio and see how glass articles are made from the raw materials or fin a generous selection of typical souvenirs from the Black Forest, jewellery and accessories whether it`s a cuckoo clock, a beerstein or a piece of jewellery, you`ll find that something special to take back home. Your late afternoon is reserved for the Feldberg Mountain, the highest in the Black Forest. A cableway runs from the car park at the Haus der Natur (House of Nature) to the Seebuck foothill. The actual summit of the Feldberg is reached from the upper terminus via a 2km footpath. There are several sign-posted hiking trails leading round the summit area with a walking time of between 30 minutes and 3 hours, from which you can enjoy the beauty of the landscape in its entirety and the magnificent views in every imaginable direction. Overnight at Black Forest.
Day 5, Blackforest
Today it`s all about fun and excitement with a day tour to Europa park. Look forward to a sensational mix of adventure, entertainment and white-knuckle thrills. The 90-hectare grounds are divided into themed lands, 13 of which feature the architecture, food and flora of a particular European region. More than 100 shows and attractions - including eleven roller-coasters - promise extreme thrills, excitement and plenty of memorable moments. Overnight at Black Forest.
Day 6, Lake Titisee
Full day visit to Lake Titisee. The Titisee with its famous lake road is among the best know holiday destinations in all of Europe. The bank with its view over the splendid lake is a great place to visit. The Zapfle-Bahnle scenic railway welcomes you aboard for a wonderful trip around Lake Titisee. You`ll ride past the distinctive old Black Forest farmsteads while the train driver points out all the features.Take the cable car ride to Feldberg and a more exotic activity is to take a quad trip; these four-wheeled motorcycles add some born-to-be-wild excitement to our otherwise sleepy country lanes. A vintage tractor ride or a climbing tour in the recently opened Action Forest, the Black Forest Highlands`s adventure park.
Day 7, Garmisch - Partenkirchen
Drive to Garmisch Partenkirshen and visit the Neuschwanstein Castle. It is one of the most popular of all the palaces and castles in Europe. Among the castle`s finest rooms are two magnificent halls. One of these, the Singers` Hall, is a larger and more exquisite version of the same room in the Wartburg, and also incorporates elements from the medieval castle`s banqueting hall - though it never echoed to the sound of singing or festivities. The double-storey throne room reaches fifteen metres in height and is encircled by galleries on both floors. Its extravagant decorations dazzle in gold and blue. Overnight at Garmisch Partenkirchen.
Day 8, Garmisch - Partenkirchen
Today you go for a day tour to Zugspitze. It`s the highest mountain in Germany with an altitude of 2962 meters - with a fantastic view of the mountains of four countries. Ride the historic cog railway up to the Schneeferner glacier. During a small walk visit the chapel and the famous Schneeferne-house. Everything accompanied with small anecdotes about the Zugspitze, its development and the history. Afterwards, proceed to the summit using the cable car. At the viewing platform see the Zugspitz-cross, then proceed towards the Austrian side of the Zugspitze passing the old weather observation tower which is still in use (Germanys highest weather station) and the historic ``Munchner Haus``. The Eibsee-cableway will bring you down to the valley. A stop at the lake ``Eibsee`` with its marvellous view can be added. Overnight at Garmisch Partenkirchen
Day 9, Innsbruck
Day is at Leisure or you can take Tandem Flight, that soars you high up in the Air to get a fascinating view of the beautiful villages of Austria. Overnight at Garmisch Partenkirchen.
Day 10, Departure
Departure day with happy memories for a flight back home from Munich.
Price Details In EUR (Per Person)*
|10 Days / 9 Nights Standard||pforzheim||Garmisch||0||0||0||590||0||0||0||0|
|*Tour cost without airfare||L - Low Season, H - High Season|
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