Outline Itinerary

Day 1: Baden-Baden
Arrive Frankfurt International Airport and welcome to Germany. Pick up a rental car at the airport and drive on one of Germany’s famous high-speed Autobahns to the spa town of Baden-Baden.

Day 2: Black Forest
Explore Germany’s fabled Black Forest, where views of peaceful valleys and high ridges abound. Perhaps take in Freudenstadt, traveling the famous Black Forest High Road on a relaxing day trip from Baden-Baden.

Day 3: Rothenburg ob der Tauber
Depart the Black Forest and drive to Rothenburg o.d. Tauber, a favorite destination on the beautiful ‘Romantic Road’. Its walls, towers, cobbled streets and 16th-century half-timbered houses have remained much as they were for hundreds of years. Follow the legendary Night Watchman as he inspects the city’s walls before the town goes to sleep for the evening.

Day 4: The “Romantic Road”
Use Rothenburg as a base and spend the day exploring the exceptionally charming villages along the “Romantic Road.”

Day 5: Rothenburg to Füssen
Depart Rothenburg and enjoy a leisurely drive to the alpine village of Füssen at the southern end of the “Romantic Road.”

Day 6: Füssen & the Bavarian Alps
Spend the day on a circular tour of the Bavarian Alps region. The tour will include the nearby Neuschwanstein Castle, every visitor’s image of the perfect fairy-tale castle.

Day 7: Füssen to Munich
Depart Füssen and drive north towards Munich. En route, stop at Kloster Andechs to enjoy lunch in the ‘Bräustübl’ and sample the world-famous beer, brewed by Benedectine monks since 1455. Continue to the Bavarian Capital of Munich and return the rental car.

Day 8: Munich
Enjoy a private morning tour of Munich, including a visit to the Schloss Nymphenburg and Gardens. The remainder of day is free to enjoy the city’s wealth of art and historic treasures.

Day 9: Munich
The final day in Germany is free to explore Munich’s parks, gardens and many museums, or to take an optional excursion into the countryside. The scenic village of Berchtesgaden and nearby Königsee lake is a popular day-trip destination from Munich.

Day 10: Departure
A private car will be at the hotel for the transfer to Franz Josef Strauss Airport for the departure flight to the United States.

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