12 Days, featuring: Black Forest–heidelberg–frankfurt
Germany is a country filled with spectacular scenery, medieval towns, fairytale castles, a fascinating history, and world-class beer. On this Germany tour, see Germany's highlights and visit its most famous cities, medieval towns, and scenic areas. Your vacation begins and ends in Frankfurt with overnights also in Cologne, Berlin, Dresden, Nuremberg, Munich, Oberammergau, and the Black Forest. You'll visit the must-see attractions in each city, including Cologne’s famous gothic cathedral, with its twin-steepled towers, and Berlin’s Kaiser Wilhelm Memorial Church, badly damaged during the war and today a symbol of reconciliation.Magnificent scenery also awaits you on this Germany vacation. Enjoy a Rhine cruise along the Rhine River’s most scenic section, with castle-crested hills, terraced vineyards, and pretty wine towns. Visit King Ludwig II's Neuschwanstein Castle, nestled high in the Alps. Drive on the panoramic German Alpine Road to beautiful Lake Constance, Europe's largest freshwater reservoir, and to the charming island of Lindau. Stop in Rothenburg, a walled town that has retained its medieval character, and enjoy Germany's lush Black Forest region, where you’ll learn about woodcarving and enjoy coffee and Black Forest Cake-a special experience included by Globus.A tour to Germany would not be complete without sampling the local cuisine and beer. That's why Globus has included a beer at a famous brewery in Cologne, founded over 100 years ago. Bratwurst has been a tradition in Nuremberg for many centuries, and Globus has included dinner at a local Nuremberg restaurant to taste the traditional Nürnberger Bratwürste. But that’s not all…Globus has included first-class seats to the Passion Play in Oberammergau. Performed every 10 years and set with the majestic alpine scenery as a backdrop, it’s a magnificent experience. From the beautiful scenery and exciting cities to the traditional food and wonderful beer, this Germany tour has it all!This vacation, which includes tickets for the world-famous Oberammergau Passion Play, requires an additional deposit of $350 per person in June 2019.
FRANKFURTA special welcome dinner at Schwarzer Stern restaurant and a farewell dinnerRHINE CRUISECOLOGNEVisit the cathedral; [LF] enjoy a beer at the Cölner Hofbräu FrühCOLOGNE–BERLINBy high-speed first-class ICE trainBERLINGuided sightseeing, take pictures of Brandenburg Gate and the Holocaust Memorial, visit Kaiser Wilhelm Memorial ChurchDRESDENOrientation, see the Zwinger Palace CourtyardBAYREUTHOrientation of Wagner’s city of festival fameNUREMBERGWalking tour including the Old Town; [LF] a special dinner at Bratwurst Röslein restaurantROTHENBURGWalking tour of the walled townMUNICHGuided sightseeing, visit MarienplatzOBERAMMERGAUPassion PlayNEUSCHWANSTEINGuided visit of King Ludwig’s castleLINDAUVisit the island on Lake ConstanceBIRNAUVisit the baroque churchBLACK FOREST[LF] Woodcarving demonstration and Kaffee und SchwarzwaldkuchenHEIDELBERGWalking tour of the Old Town; ride the funicular and visit the castle
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Charges not included in the land vacation price: airfare to and from the start of your vacation; airline baggage fees including checked and/or excess baggage fees; Federal inspection fees for the Federal U.S. Customs and Immigrations; agricultural tax; other per person taxes imposed by government entities; applicable cruise taxes, fees, fares and port charges; passports; visas and vaccinations; transfers; tips to your Tour or Cruise Director, Local Host, driver, Local Guides, and/or ships' crew; gratuities on ferries, trains, and cruise ships; laundry; telephone; minibar; alcohol, beverages, and food outside of the contracted menu as presented at a hotel or restaurant (these extra items will be billed to you before leaving the hotel, ship, or restaurant); additional excursions and activities not listed as 'included' in the itinerary; porterage at airports or train stations; Travel Protection premiums; and all other items of a personal nature.