Munich, Frankfurt and Berlin
Independant Rail Tour
Departures Apr 2019 - Mar 2020
Visit major German cities at your own leisure using comfortable and reliable
train transportation between the cities with optional side-trips to
important historical sites and places of exceptional scenery. An unescorted tour of total
flexibility with local guides on the day tours in each city. Start on any
day you wish. Extensions possible
3 nights Munich,
3 nights Frankfurt and 3 nights Berlin
Day 1 Frankfurt
Upon arrival in Frankfurt, optional private transfer to
your hotel. Free time and overnight in Frankfurt.
Day 2 Frankfurt
Explore the city of Frankfurt on a regular city
tour. Hop on and hop off at the stops of your choice and take your time
getting around the city. You are going to visit the Paul church, the
financial center, its skyscrapers, the neighborhood of Römerbergsquare and
the wonderful city views from the Hauptwache. The afternoon is at your
leisure, go shopping on the famous commercial street “Zeil” or visit Goethe's house, the birthplace of the great German poet.
Day 3 Frankfurt
Enjoy a day
at leisure in Frankurt or an optional day tour to the Rhine. Explore
the vinyards and the most picturesque villages in the Rhine River valley.
Take a boat tour through the Lorelai Valley and admire the medieval castles.
Lunch and wine tasting in a Rhine River restaurant. Take a short stop at
Rudesheim on the way back to overnight in Frankfurt.
Day 4 Frankfurt – Munich
train to Munich. Transfers are optional.
Day 5 Munich
Today you will explore the city with a regular
tour using the Hop on/Hop off tourist bus. You can disembark at any stop and
take your time to get to know the city. Highlights include the Marienplatz
square, the City Hall, the famous Church of our Lady and the Viktualienmarkt
Day 6 Munich – Neuschwanstein and Linderhof
Castles - Munich
the solitude of the mountains and amidst an idyllic landscape, "Mad King“
Ludwig II built two of his fairytale castles: Neuschwanstein and Linderhof.
Take a regular excursion to visit these two architectural wonders (admission
not included). Enjoy a short stop in
Oberammergau, the town known for its Passion play, wooden
crafts and charming painted houses. Afternoon return to Munich.
Day 7 Munich – Berlin
Board the train to Berlin.
Transfers are optional.
Day 8 Berlin
Walk to the meeting point to board the regular
city tour bus (Hop on/ Hop off bus). Visit some of Berlin’s attractions,
including the Kurfürstendamm, Brandenburg Gate and Potsdam Square.
Day 9 Berlin - Potsdam
relaxing and pleasant day in Potsdam. Visit the city’s historic quarter, the
Russian settlement of "Alexandrowka“ or the Dutch quarter. Enjoy a stroll
through the beautiful gardens of the Sanssouci Palace and admire this famous
building, a UNESCO world heritage site. There is no shortage of lovely
palaces in this wonderful city. On the way you may also see the New Palace,
the New Chambers Palace, the historic Windmill, Charlottenhof Castle, the
Roman baths, the Orangerie Palace and more. Return to Berlin. Tour takes
anout 4 hours induration and includes entrance tickets to the Sanssouce
Day 10 Berlin
End of services. Optional private transfer to the airport.
- Accommodation at the hotel category of choice
with daily buffet breakfast
- Train tickets from Frankfurt to Munich and Munich to Berlin regular
class with seat reservations
- City tour in
Frankfurt (Hop on Hop off bus) with English audio guide
- City tour in Munich (Hop on/Hop off bus) with
English audio guide
- Excursion to Neuschwanstein and Linderhof
Castles with English speaking guide (admission not included)
- City Circle tour (Hop on/Hop off bus service for 24
hours) with English audio guide
- Bus excursion to Potsdam with English and German speaking tour guide and
English audio guide during palace tour (Apr-Oct: daily, except for Mondays,
Nov-Mar: Tuesdays, Saturdays and Sundays)
- Personal expenses, tips
- Lunch, dinner, beverages
2019 Price Per Person In Euro:
During Fairs, Congress
and Holidays a surcharge may apply.
Hotels (or similar):
- Frankfurt:Leornardo City/ Golden Leaf
- Munich: Arthotel City/Cocoon HBF
- Berlin: Hampton by Hilton/ Hotel Zoe
- Frankfurt: Mövenpick City/ Wyndham Grand
- Munich: Eden Wolf/ Holiday Inn City
- Berlin: Hollywood Media/ Maritime proArt