MAGIC CITIES - North & East by Train

Explore five cities over the course of this train adventure to and from Frankfurt. See Cologne, Hamburg, Berlin and Dresden.

MAGIC CITIES - North & East by Train

Explore five cities over the course of this train adventure to and from Frankfurt. See Cologne, Hamburg, Berlin and Dresden.

Magic Cities - North & East by Train Tour Highlights & Inclusions

  • 7 nights accommodations in choice of 3* or 4* hotel (hotel to be advised once booked).
  • Arrival and departure transfers.
  • Confirmed 1st class travel between cities with reserved seating.
  • Daily buffet breakfast (except morning of arrival).
  • 3-hour private walking tour with an English speaking guide in Frankfurt.
  • 2-hour private walking tour with an English speaking guide in Cologne, Hamburg, and Dresden.
  • Hop on/Hop Off bus service for 48-hours in Berlin with English audio-guide.
  • Portfolio of travel documents.
*Note: minimum of two tour participants needed to book. Single passengers traveling solo on request. Up to six passengers can be booked online.

Itinerary

Day 01: Frankfurt

Arrival at Frankfurt airport and transfer to the hotel. Private walking tour of Frankfurt with a local guide. At first glance, Frankfurt impresses visitors with its modern skyscrapers, but a closer look reveals a charming and pleasant city. Enjoy a walk through the beautifully restored Römerberg, on the shore of the Main River, the city`s museums, the quaint "Fressgass” alley, the old Opera, and the elegant Goethestrasse street. Overnight in Frankfurt.

Day 02: Frankfurt - Cologne

Make your way to the train station after breakfast, where you board a train for Cologne (travel time: 1:10 hrs). In the afternoon you enjoy a private 2-hour walking tour of the city. The great metropolis on the Rhine River, Cologne is the fourth largest city in Germany in terms of population and has a great tradition of art and history. The spires of the Gothic cathedral dominate the skyline of this old German city filled with numerous art treasures, lovely museums, and a rich cultural agenda. Overnight in Cologne. (B)

Day 03: Cologne - Hamburg

After a buffet breakfast, today take the train to Hamburg (travel time: 4 hours). In the afternoon, enjoy a private 2-hour walking tour of the city. Visit this historical warehouse region, the largest in the world. Also, explore the district of St. Pauli, better known as the "sinful mile," the Baroque church of St. Michaelis, nick-named "Michel," and the Alster. Overnight in Hamburg. (B)

Day 04: Hamburg - Berlin

Today, continue to Berlin by train (travel time: 1:40 hrs). The rest of the day is free to explore the city of Berlin, where you can utilize your 48-hour Hop on/Hop off pass. You may start, finish, or pause this tour at any of the 18 different stops around the city. If you prefer, you may also remain on the bus and complete the entire city tour in 2 hours. Overnight in Berlin. (B)

Day 05: Berlin

The day is free for you to enjoy the city. Your included bus pass is still valid today to hop back on and continue to enjoy the city. Berlin captivates visitors with its extraordinary variety of monuments and rich cultural life. Return to your hotel at leisure. Overnight in Berlin. (B)

Day 06: Berlin - Dresden

Today, you board a train for Dresden (travel time: 2:10 hrs). In the afternoon, you enjoy a private 2-hour walking tour of the city. Dresden is one of the most beautiful cities in Germany. Visit the recently restored Frauenkirche church, the famous Dresden Opera House, the Imperial Zwinger palace, and enjoy a stroll along the Elbe River. Overnight in Dresden. (B)

Day 07: Dresden - Frankfurt

After a buffet breakfast this morning, take the train to Frankfurt (travel time: 5:20 hours). The tour concludes with your arrival at the Frankfurt train station. Make your way to your pre-booked accommodations. The remainder of the day is free for you to explore Frankfurt. Overnight in Frankfurt. (B)

Day 08: Frankfurt - U.S.

After breakfast, leisurely transfer to the airport for your return flight home.

Rates & Hotels

Daily Departures through March 2021

2021 Dates & Prices (Click Date to Book)
Dates Land Only
  $2919
2021 Dates & Prices (Click Date to Book)
Dates Land Only
  $2999

Hotels/Plans Available for Departure Dates

Magic Cities - North & East by Train - 7 Night Indepdendent Tour - 3* Hotels
Magic Cities - North & East by Train - 7 Night Indepdendent Tour - 4* Hotels

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]

Cologne Hotel

Cologne -

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

Hamburg Hotel

Hamburg -

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

Berlin Hotel

Berlin -

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

Dresden Hotel

Dresden -

Centrally located hotel in Dresden. 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. However, solo travelers (not traveling with other participants) on request. Maximum of six passengers can be booked online. Bookings with more than six passengers are on request.

This tour does not include:

  • Items not noted on itinerary
  • Lunches
  • Dinners

Airfare

Airfare is additional. Once you select your date, you will be given the opportunity to search our system for the best available airfare from your home city. The dates shown will be the start / end date of your tour. However, you can alter these dates to arrive earlier or extend your stay as needed.

Our system will search for the best possible airfare during your booking process. Note: airfare cannot be booked sooner than eleven (11) months from date of departure.

Departures & Transfers

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

Arrival and departure transfers are included, but transfers to/from train stations are not included. Celtic Tours can book this transfers separately if desired (at time of booking).