Alsace & Black Forest Tour

ALSACE AND BLACK FOREST TOUR – 9 Nights/10 Days

(Frankfurt) – Heidelberg – Strasbourg – Colmar – Riquewihr – Black Forest – Freiburg – Obernai – Saverne – Marmoutier – Karlsruhe – Bruchsal castle – Trifels – Frankfurt

Destinations Information :This tour will provide you an excellent introduction to Alsace & Black Forest Europe
Duration

  •  9 Nights accommodation in 3 Star Hotel with continental breakfast.

Journey includes

  •  9 Nights accommodation in 3 Star Hotel with continental breakfast.
  •  Mini Van as per itinerary.
  •  Orientation tour of Heidelberg.
  •  Guided walking tour of Colmar.
  •  Riquewihr Village Visit.
  •  Orientation tour of Strasbourg.
  •  Orientation tour of Freubourg.
  •  Orientation tour of Karlsruhe.
  •  Karlsruhe Castle & Botanic garden visit.
  •  Visit to Bruchsal Castle.
  •  Visit to Pfalz Mountains.

Journey Excludes
  •  3 Euro tip per person per day.
  •  Cost of Basic Travel Quota (BTQ) equivalent to USD 10,000.
  •  No Porterage included.
  •  Any increase in the rate of exchange leading to an increase in surface transportation and land arrangements, which may come into effect prior to departure. The tour price is subject to increase without notice if this rate changes substantially prior to the departure of your tour.
  •  Any expenses of personal nature such as laundry, wines, mineral water, food and drink not in the regular menu provided by us pay TV, mini-bar, telephone calls, etc.
  •  All Meals.
  •  Cost of excursions, city sightseeing, entrance fees and local guides other than that mentioned in “Tour Cost Includes”.
  •  Airfare & airport tax.
  •  Visa Fees.
  •  Travel insurance.
  •  NOTE:-
  •  Passengers joining this tour must travel to / from the hub city at their own expense.
  •  Due to major international events and trade fairs throughout Europe such as air-show, world athletic meet, ice skating championships, motor show, Tour de France, etc. the hotels may be blocked out more than 2 years in advance. In view of this you may have to stay in hotels further away from the cities/ different city and the itinerary may have to be altered /amended.
  •  We also reserve the right to substitute a hotel of similar class if it is deemed advisable or necessary.
  •  For the convenience of our passengers we will sometimes amend/alter the itinerary. However all the services will remain the same.
  •  Tour Departures:-
  •  On request – please book at least 3-6 months ahead.
Day-1 Frankfurt – Heidelberg

Your personal driver guide collects you from Frankfurt Airport. To enable you to adapt to the time shift, this day is fairly active: short drive to Heidelberg, visit of Heidelberg Schloss castle and Kurpfälzisches museum. Overnight in Heidelberg.

Day-2 Heidelberg – Strasbourg

Visit Strasbourg: typical area of “La Petite France” and/or Palais de L’Europe (Human Rights Commission and European Parliament).
6 nights in Strasbourg area.

Day-3 Strasbourg – Colmar – Riquewihr – Strasbourg

Colmar historic city walk. Riquewihr 16th century village visit. 2nd night in Strasbourg area.

Day-4 Strasbourg region

Orientation tour of Strasbourg.
3rd night in Strasbourg area.

Day-5 Strasbourg – Freiburg – Strasbourg

Short drive to Freiburg, surrounded by the Black Forest. Historic city walk. 4th night in Strasbourg area.

Day-6 Strasbourg – Obernai – Strasbourg

Free morning, visit of Obernai historic city. 5th night in Strasbourg area.

Day-7 Strasbourg

Day free at leisure to explore Strasbourg on your own. 6th night in Strasbourg area.

Day-8 Strasbourg – Karlsruhe

Karlsruhe historic city walk, visit the castle and the botanic gardens.
2 nights in Karlsruhe area.

Day-9 Karlsruhe region

Bruchsal baroque castle. Pfalz mountains.
2nd night in Karlsruhe area.

Day-9 Karlsruhe – Frankfurt

Drop-off at Frankfurt airport. This is the end of your “Alsace and Black Forest Tour”.