Augsburg & Royal Castles EB600

Itinerary & Departures

Augsburg & Royal Castles (EB 600) 4 days/3 nights

Possible itineraries:
Frankfurt - Rothenburg - Augsburg – Hohenschwangau - Munich
or Munich - Hohenschwangau - Augsburg - Rothenburg – Frankfurt  

DAY 1:

Frankfurt - Rothenburg (B)

Depart from Frankfurt for a picturesque drive through the Spessart mountains to Würzburg, on the banks of the river Main. Continue on the Romantic Road to Rothenburg ob der Tauber, Germany’s well-preserved "Jewel of the Middle Ages" with its ramparts, city gates, town hall and Jakobskirche (church) with an altar by the famous wood-carver Tilmann Riemenschneider. Upon arrival in Rothenburg, a taxi will take you to your hotel. In the evening (or tomorrow early afternoon) you are invited to join the city walk with the historic Night Watchman in Rothenburg (or a local guide).   

Overnight at Hotel Spitzweg / Hotel Goldene Rose or similar.

DAY 2:

Rothenburg - Augsburg (B)

After breakfast, a taxi will meet you at your hotel and take you to the bus stop. Your coach drives along the Romantic Road passing picturesque places such as Dinkelsbühl and Nördlingen with high-gabled houses and cobbled-stone streets. Arrival at Augsburg in the early afternoon. 

Overnight at InterCityHotel / Hotel Augusta or similar.

DAY 3:

Augsburg - Hohenschwangau (B)

After breakfast, you are invited to go on a city tour, starting at the City Hall. You will get to know all important sights of Augsburg, which is famous for old trading dynasties (the Fuggers). In the afternoon you board again the coach to Hohenschwangau.

Overnight at Hotel Müller or similar

DAY 4:

Hohenschwangau - Munich (B)

In the morning you receive your tickets for Neuschwanstein Castle at the front desk of your hotel and visit the famous "Cinderella Castle", built by King Ludwig II. In the late afternoon you proceed to Munich, where tour ends at approximately 7:00 p.m.!

Reverse itinerary:
Includes additionally a visit to Linderhof Castle. Tour ends in Frankfurt at approximately 8:00 p.m.!

 

DEPARTURE POINTS & TIMES

Frankfurt:

Daily departure 8:00 a.m. from 11th April until 16th October from Frankfurt main train station (main entrance/exit) Bus stops A2 - A4

Munich:Daily departure 8:30 a.m. from 12th April until 16th October from KARSTADT department store opposite Munich main train station.

 

General Information

Departure and arrival times/places are subject to change. Due to possible changes during the year, all departure dates/places will be stated on our confirmations. Touring Tours & Travel GmbH will not accept liability for information provided to customers other than the ones on each individual confirmation.

Accommodation is confirmed in selected tourist superior hotels including breakfast, tax and service charges. All rooms are with private bath or shower and toilet. Transportation with modern air-conditioned motor-coach with WC.

Services included

SERVICES INCLUDED IN GENERAL

In general, accommodation is confirmed in specially selected tourist superior hotels including breakfast, tax and service charges. All rooms are with private bath or shower and toilet. Transportation with modern air-conditioned motor-coaches with WC.

SERVICES INCLUDED

  • Coach transportation as per itinerary
  • Three overnight stays including breakfast
  • Taxi transfers in Rothenburg: bus stop – hotel and hotel – bus stop
  • City walk in Rothenburg
  • City tour in Augsburg 
  • Neuschwanstein Castle in Hohenschwangau*
    *to be paid locally on reverse itinerary
  • Tour documentation including maps
  • Service charges, tax

Prices & More

Tour price: EUR 579.- (per person sharing a double room)

Single supplement: EUR 149.-

Supplement for reverse itinerary:
EUR 17.- per person

For reverse itinerary, admission cost for castles to be paid directly on the bus: EUR 23.- per person

  • Ticket for Neuschwanstein Castle
  • Ticket for Linderhof Castle