ROMANTIC ROADS & CASTLES

Take a private journey on the Romantic Route.. a triad of nature, culture and hospitality. Discover the dream castles of Southern Germany and experience old and charming cities.

ROMANTIC ROADS & CASTLES

Take a private journey on the Romantic Route.. a triad of nature, culture and hospitality. Discover the dream castles of Southern Germany and experience old and charming cities.

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 Romantic Road and Castles 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 Mespelbrunn (Apr- Oct), Wurzburg, Neuschwanstein and Linderhof Palaces.
  • E-documents only provided for this tour.

Itinerary

Day 1, Frankfurt to Wurzburg

Travel from Frankfurt to Würzburg. Along the way visit Mespelbrunn Castle. Arrival at Würzburg, a pretty town on the banks of the Main River. Enjoy a sightseeing tour of Würzburg. One of the tour highlights is a visit to the Residenz Palace in Würzburg. Continue to the Castle Steinburg hotel, set amidst the oldest vineyards of Würzburg. Free time to enjoy a walk through the vineyards or to sample some wines from the castle cellar (not included). (B)

Day 2, Würzburg - Rothenburg ob der Tauber

The famous Romantic Route to Füssen begins in Würzburg. The German Romantic Road is one of the biggest magnets for tourism in the southern provinces of Bavaria and Baden-Württemberg. This morning depart for Rothenburg ob der Tauber, one of the oldest and most beautiful cities in Romantic Germany. Sightseeing tour of one of Germany’s most romantic towns.(B)

Day 3, Rothenburg - Dinkelsbühl - Augsburg

In the morning travel to Dinkelsbühl, an idyllic medieval town with 16 towers. Then continue to the city of Nördlingen, for a tour of the old city wall that surrounds the lovely medieval city center. This is the only ancient city wall in Germany which has been completely preserved. Continue to Augsburg. In the Middle Ages, this town was famous for the amazing craftsmanship of its silversmiths and goldsmiths. (B)

Day 4, Augsburg - Füssen - Neuschwanstein

Travel to Füssen, the most southern point of the Romantic Road. Visit the fairytale Neuschwanstein Castle. Built by “Mad King“, Ludwig II, the castle served as the inspiration to Walt Disney’s castle of Sleeping Beauty. Travel back in time and arrive at the castle in a horse-drawn carriage. Then visit the Wieskirche church, a UNESCO World Heritage monument. The rest of the day is free to explore the small town of Füssen. (B)

Day 5, Füssen - Linderhof - Oberammergau - Munich

In the morning visit Linderhof Palace. This is one of the 3 castles built by King Ludwig II of Bavaria and the only one where he lived for a significant amount of time. Then continue to Oberammergau, a picturesque town famous for its annual Passion Play. Arrival in Munich. The rest of the evening is at your leisure. (B)

Day 6, Depart Munich

Depart from Munich. Departure transfer will take you from your hotel to the Munich airport. (B)

Rates & Hotels

Daily Departures - New Touring Style for 2021

2021 Dates & Prices (Click Date to Book)
Dates Land Only
  $4399
2022 Dates & Prices (Click Date to Book)
Dates Land Only
  $4399
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

Romantic Roads and Castle- Private Touring- 3* hotel plan
Romantic Roads and Castle- 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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Munich Hotel

Munich -

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

Wurzburg -

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Rothenburg -

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Fussen -

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