THE PEARLS OF THE NORTH

Come experience the Medieval Hanseatic cities in northern Germany in this private 7 night tour. Explore the white cliffs of Rugen island - a natural highlight of this country. Immerse yourself in what Northern Germany has to offer.

THE PEARLS OF THE NORTH

Come experience the Medieval Hanseatic cities in northern Germany in this private 7 night tour. Explore the white cliffs of Rugen island - a natural highlight of this country. Immerse yourself in what Northern Germany has to offer.

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 Pearls of the North Tour Includes

  • Arrival and departure transfers (Day 01 and Day 08 only).
  • Daily buffet breakfast (except morning of arrival).
  • Transportation by car or minivan from day 2-6 (size of vehicle depends on number of participants).
  • English speaking driver-guide from day 2-6 for touring as noted and transfers between cities.
  • Accommodation in hotel category of your choice (please choose at time of booking)
  • City tax.
  • Visits and excursions as mentioned on itinerary.
  • Admission to Schwerin Castle.
  • Boat tour to the Island of Rügen’s whitecliffs.
  • English speaking tour guide during the tour. (Note: Only driver-guide for groups of 7 persons or less).
  • E-documents only provided for this tour.

Itinerary

Day 1, Hamburg

Upon arrival transfer to your hotel. The tour begins with a panoramic city tour. The city is internationally known for its elegants boulevards, the port, which is the second largest in Europe and the famous neighborhood of St. Pauli. (B)

Day 2, Hamburg - Bremen - Hamburg

Today you are going to visit the hanseatic city of Bremen, which is the cradle of the fairy tale from the Brothers Grimm “The Bremen Town Musicians”. The old town of the city offers many attractions such as the Cathedral, the “Böttcherstrasse” street as well as the market square. The statue of Roland has been declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Another interesting place to visit is the neighborhood of Schnoor, the oldest area of Bremen. In the afternoon we travel back to Hamburg. (B)

Day 3, Hamburg - Lübeck - Schwerin

After breakfast travel to Lübeck that has more than 1000 years of history. Lübeck was once one of the most important centers of the Hanseatic League and one of the richest cities in the Middle Ages. Its old town is surronded by water and was declared UNESCO World Heritage Site. Monuments like the Holstentor (Holsten Gate) standing at the entrance of the old town is a symbol and stands for the beautiful image of the city. In the afternoon continue to Schwerin, a city that is characterized for its richness in water and forests, abundance of cultural treasures and a fascinating intact old town. (B)

Day 4, Schwerin - Wismar - Bad Doberan - Rostock

In the morning visit the wonderful Schwerin Castle, located on an island in the center of town. Afterwards contiue to Wismar, situated on the shores of the Baltic Sea. It is famous for its port, historical monuments with the typical red-brick gothic style and the great hospitality of its locals. The day continues to Rostock with a short stop in Bad Doberan. (B)

Day 5, Rostock- Stralsund - Rugen

Rostock, a Hanseatic city for more than 800 years that still preserves its ancient charm. Today it offers multiple cultural aspects along with the seaside resort of Warnemünde. The architecture of the city highlights the historical houses showing facades from different periods: gothic, renaissance and baroque. Afterwards continue to Stralsund. While going through the medieval alleys of the city you still can feel the “Seefahrtsromantik”. Leaving Stralsund we cross one of the longest bridges in Germany in order to reach the Rügen Island. It is famous for ist stunning white cliffs that you are going to discover during a boat tour. (B)

Day 6, Rügen - Güstrow - Berlin

On the way to Berlin we stop in the lovely city of Güstrow. The historic center impresses with its half-timbered houses made of gothic brick, with magnificient buildings that date back to renaissance times and the neoclassic town hall (B)

Day 7, Berlin

In the morning visit Berlin and get to know its main attractions like the “Kurfürstendamm, the Brandenburg Gate and Postdam square. Enjoy the afternoon at your leisure. (B)

Day 8, Depart Berlin

A transfer will take you from your Berlin hotel to the airport. (B)

Rates & Hotels

Daily Departures - New Touring Style for 2021

2021 Dates & Prices (Click Date to Book)
Dates Land Only
  $5519
2022 Dates & Prices (Click Date to Book)
Dates Land Only
  $5519
2021 Dates & Prices (Click Date to Book)
Dates Land Only
  $5659
2022 Dates & Prices (Click Date to Book)
Dates Land Only
  $5659

Hotels/Plans Available for Departure Dates

The Pearls of the North- Private Touring- 3* hotel plan
The Pearls of the North- 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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Berlin Hotel

Berlin -

Centrally located hotel in Berlin. 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]

Schwerin -

[more]

Rostock -

[more]

Rugen -

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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. Note. the price noted is for when 2 people are traveling. The price will DECREASE with additional passengers booked in double/triple rooms.

This tour does not include:

  • Items not noted on itinerary
  • Lunches and dinners
  • Porterage
  • Tips to driver/guide

Airfare

At this time (due to the Covid-19 pandemic) Celtic Tours is unable to offer individual airfare. Please contact airlines directly to book your airfare in conjunction with this tour.

Departures & Transfers

Tour date is the date the tour starts in Germany. Please book your airfare accordingly (to allow for overnight flights). If you arrive prior to the tour or stay longer, transfers will not be included when not on arrival and departure dates and must be purchased separately. Additional hotel nights in Hamburg or Berlin can be booked as needed.

Please note, this tour offers guaranteed daily dates. Hotels are subject to availability at time of request. This tour is designed for 2-6 passengers. Larger parties please contact Celtic Tours and we will price. Tour itinerary will remain as noted, however, tour can be customized for larger parties.