GREAT COMPOSERS- 250 YEARS OF BEETHOVEN

For those lovers of classical music, this tour is for you. Experience the hometown of Beethoven and enjoy a concert according to the season! Enjoy the sights and sounds of this classic part of Germany.

GREAT COMPOSERS- 250 YEARS OF BEETHOVEN

For those lovers of classical music, this tour is for you. Experience the hometown of Beethoven and enjoy a concert according to the season! Enjoy the sights and sounds of this classic part of Germany.

Tour Highlights

  • Daily Departures
  • Perfect mix of private touring with independent time to explore on your own
  • Tour can be booked online with 2-6. For larger parties, please email reservations@celtictours.com for prices for larger parties. (Note, prices noted are for 2-passengers. Prices will DECREASE with more shared passengers added)

Imperial Cities Tour Includes

  • Arrival and departure transfers (Day 01 and Day 06 only).
  • Daily buffet breakfast (except morning of arrival).
  • Transportation by car or minivan from day 2-5 (size of vehicle depends on number of participants).
  • English speaking driver-guide from day 2-5 for touring as noted and transfers between cities.
  • Accommodation in hotel category of your choice (please choose at time of booking).
  • Visits and excursions as mentioned on itinerary.
  • English speaking local guide in Bonn (3 Hours).
  • Funicular and the entrance to the Ehrenbreitstein Fortress in Koblenz, entrance to the Beethoven House.
  • E-documents only provided for this tour.

Itinerary

Day 1, Frankfurt

Arrival in Frankfurt and transfer to the hotel. The remainder of the day is free to explore the city.

Day 2, Frankfurt- Koblenz- Bonn

After breakfast, travel to the ancient Roman city of Koblenz. Visit of the city, considered one of the oldest cities in Germany. Continue to the „Deutsches Eck“ (German corner) where the Moselle River joins the Rhine River. From there, cross the river in a panoramic funicular that allows you to have a spectacular view. On the other side of the river is the Ehrenbreitstein fortress, the second largest fortress in Europe. Ludwig van Beethoven‘s mother was born in Koblenz. You can visit his home now converted into a museum dedicated to the life of Beethoven (open on Sundays and holidays). The trip continues to Bonn. (B)

Day 3, Bonn

He is considered the irascible titan of the era of classicism: Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827). Bonn’s most illustrious son not only wrote the Fifth Symphony, but also composed the melody “To joy”, the anthem of Europe since 1972. In his hometown Bonn, Beethoven is present in every corner. Learn today during a guided tour the most important places related to his life, including the Beethoven monument, in the Münsterplatz square and the sculpture called “Beethon”, as well as the Beethoven House, the composer’s birthplace. In honor of the 250 years of his birth, the Beethoven House was completely remodeled and now houses a permanent collection with more than 200 original objects by the great composer. It also offers endless concerts throughout the year. Depending on your travel date, it is recommended today to attend a special concert by the Beethoven orchestra. (B)

Day 4, Bonn- Cologne k

After breakfast, travel to Cologne to see this great Rhine metropolis and enjoy a city tour. The tips of the Gothic cathedral (UNESCO heritage) dominate this ancient German city that boasts countless artistic treasures, famous museums and a rich cultural life. (B)

Day 5, Cologne- Frankfurt

In the morning you are free to explore Cologne at your leisure, in the afternoon transfer to Frankfurt. (B)

Day 6, Depart Frankfurt

Transfer to the airport for your Frankfurt departure. (B)

Rates & Hotels

Daily Departures - New Touring Style for 2021

2021 Dates & Prices (Click Date to Book)
Dates Land Only
  $4249
2022 Dates & Prices (Click Date to Book)
Dates Land Only
  $4349
2021 Dates & Prices (Click Date to Book)
Dates Land Only
  $4359
2022 Dates & Prices (Click Date to Book)
Dates Land Only
  $4459

Hotels/Plans Available for Departure Dates

Great Composers-250 Years of Beethoven-3* hotel plan
Great Composers-250 Years of Beethoven- 4* hotel plan

Tour Details

Your land package begins: / Your land package ends:

(As most International flights are overnight flights - please book air accordingly)

Flight Details


Accommodation Details

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Frankfurt Hotel

Frankfurt -

Centrally located hotel in Frankfurt. Choice of 3* or 4* with this package [more]

Bonn -

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Cologne Hotel

Cologne -

Centrally located hotel in Cologne. Choice of 3* or 4* with this package [more]

Pricing

Your tour land price is per person based on two (2) people sharing a twin or double room. When a single room is booked, a single supplement will apply.

This tour does not include:

  • Items not noted on itinerary
  • Meals not noted
  • Porterage
  • Tips to driver/guide

Departures & Transfers

Tour date is the date the tour begins in Frankfurt. Please book your air one day prior to allow for overnight flights.

Note: if tour participants drop to 7 or fewer, there will be no tour host and it is escorted by a driver/guide only. Vehicle will be sized based on tour participants.