THE BLACK FOREST & ALSACE

Come spend your week discovering the Black Forest, a traditional region with beautiful landscapes. Explore the home of the cuckoo clock and delicious Black Forest Cake. You may taste some wine and explore picturesque villages in Alsace!

THE BLACK FOREST & ALSACE

Come spend your week discovering the Black Forest, a traditional region with beautiful landscapes. Explore the home of the cuckoo clock and delicious Black Forest Cake. You may taste some wine and explore picturesque villages in Alsace!

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)

The Black Forest & Alsace Tour Includes

  • Airport pick-up on day 01 and departure transfer on day 06.
  • Daily buffet breakfast (except morning of arrival).
  • Transportation by car or minivan from day 1-5 (size of vehicle depends on number of participants).
  • English speaking driver-guide from day 1-5 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.
  • Admission to Heidelberg Castle and the Vogtsbauernhof open-air museum. (Apr-Oct)
  • E-documents only provided for this tour.

Itinerary

Day 1, Frankfurt- Baden-Baden

In the morning travel to the city of Baden-Baden, the former summer residence of European aristocrats and world famous for its elegant spa resort. Another attraction is the casino, at the entrance of the Black Forest. Visit the city and surrounding region. (B)

Day 2, Baden-Baden

Today travel deeper into the Black Forest. Your route takes you through traditional villages such as Baiersbronn, Freudenstadt and Alpirsbach, set among the scenic hills and woods of the Black Forest. In the afternoon return to Baden-Baden where you have free time to enjoy the city’s hot springs or try your luck at the casino. (B)

Day 3, Baden-Baden - Lake Titisee - Freiburg

After breakfast travel towards the southern part of the Black Forest, taking the high route through the Black Forest. Stop at Vogtsbauernhof; this open-air museum gives a great overview of the way of life in this region. Then arrive at Titisee, the glacial lake nestled in the heart of the Black Forest. Make a brief stop at Hofgut Sternen to learn more about the fascinating world of cuckoo clocks. In the afternoon continue to Freiburg. Sightseeing tour of the city. (B)

Day 4, Freiburg - Colmar - Strasbourg

The Rhine River forms the natural border between Germany and France. After crossing the river arrive in Colmar. This city is known for its outstanding wines and architectural heritage that reflect the long history of this region and the German and French influences. Continue to Strasbourg, the capital of the Alsace. Sightseeing tour of the city. (B)

Day 5, Strasbourg - Heidelberg - Frankfurt

In the morning travel to Heidelberg and visit its famous castle. The lovely city of Heidelberg is Germany’s oldest university town and one of the most popular destinations in the country. In the afternoon arrive in Frankfurt. Transfer to your hotel. (B)

Day 6, Depart Frankfurt

Departure transfer from your Frankfurt hotel to the airport. (B)

Rates & Hotels

Daily Departures - New Touring Style for 2021

2021 Dates & Prices (Click Date to Book)
Dates Land Only
  $4279
2022 Dates & Prices (Click Date to Book)
Dates Land Only
  $4279
2021 Dates & Prices (Click Date to Book)
Dates Land Only
  $4479
2022 Dates & Prices (Click Date to Book)
Dates Land Only
  $4479

Hotels/Plans Available for Departure Dates

The Black Forest & Alsace- Private Touring- 3* hotel plan
The Black Forest & Alsace- Private Touring- 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]

Baden Baden -

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Freiburgh -

High quality hotels are used in conjunction with this package. Choose from 3* or 4* hotels [more]

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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.