The Magic of Southwest Germany
The captivating beauty of the Black Forest
Travel by luxury car with your own personal tour guide and stay in exclusive hotels. We will be pleased to adapt this travel itinerary to your personal requests and interests.
Highlights: 5 Days/4 Nights
Transportation by car or minivan during the entire tour
English speaking driver-guide during the entire tour
Admission to Heidelberg castle, Dorotheenhütte, Rothaus Brewery, Hohenzollern Castle and Mercedes Benz Museum (Mon - Sun)
Typical Black Forest dinner on day 2
Cheese tasting day 3
Wine tasting on day 5
Accommodation in the 5* hotels
*This program is also available as a self-drive tour.
Day 1 Frankfurt - Heidelberg - Baden-Baden
Travel to the city of Baden-Baden. On the way, make a stop at the lovely city of Heidelberg, Germany’s oldest university town and one of the most popular tourist destinations in the country. In the afternoon, arrival at Baden-Baden, the former summer residence of European
aristocrats and worldwide famous for its elegant spa resort. Enjoy a tour of the city.
Day 2 Baden-Baden - High Route through the Black Forest - Breitnau
Today travel deeper into the Black Forest. This route takes you via the scenic high route through the Black Forest, offering stunning landscapes. The route goes through traditional villages such as Baiersbronn and Freudenstadt. Visit glass manufacturer Dorotheenhütte at Wolfach and the famous Triberg Falls. Triberg is also known for the world’s biggest cuckoo clock. Continue to the heart of the Black Forest, where you will enjoy a typical Black Forest dinner and overnight in a beautiful romantic location.
Day 3 Breitnau - Lake Titisee - Rothaus Brewery - Lake Constance
Enjoy a short presentation on the production of cuckoo clocks before continuing to a small traditional Black Forest farm where you will have the option of a cheese tasting. Then travel on to Titisee, the glacial lake nestled in the heart of the Black Forest. After that go by the Lake Schluchsee (the biggest lake in the Black Forest) on the way to the Rothaus brewery, where you can make a stop for a tour. Rothaus is the most traditional beer brewed in the Black Forest. Arrival at the city of Constance, located on the shore of Lake Constance.
Day 4 Lake Constance - Hohenzollern Castle - Stuttgart
Take a city tour of Constance then go back in time at Hohenzollern castle. The castle is perched on Mount Hohenzollern (855 meters), which also lends its name to the castle. The spectacular views are only rivaled by the beauty of the fortress. Continue to Stuttgart, not only home to the headquarters of Mercedes- Benz and Porsche, but also one of the greenest cities in Europe with a beautiful historic center.
Day 5 Stuttgart – Frankfurt
Visit the Mercedes Benz Museum, with a collection of more than 1400 different Mercedes Benz models. Then, make your way from Stuttgart to Heilbronn so you can drive through the famous “Württembergische Weinstraße” (Württemberg’s Wine Route). Stop at one of the small wine-growing towns to enjoy a wine tasting. Arrive in Frankfurt.