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Grand Train Tour of Germany

Discover the best and most beautiful places in Germany on this exciting journey. Travelling by train always and everywhere creates a durable impression.
Duration: 10 days / 9 nights

See historic and modern cities, drive along romantic streets, explore hidden places and visit secret treasures.

Frankfurt the Main metropolis - a must! This is where modernity and cosiness combine. Hamburg the Venice of the North is inseparably connected to its port, the second largest in Europe.\ Berlin - the capital rich in history with the Brandenburg Gate, the Potsdamer Platz in Berlin Mitte, the Sony Center or the KaDeWe are just some of the sights to be discovered.\ Dresden is also known as Florence on the Elbe because it is one of the greenest cities in Europe with baroque elegance and the oldest and largest fleet of paddle steamers in the world.\ The Frauenkirche, Hofbräuhaus, English Garden and many important and cultural attractions can be found in Munich.

Price per person from CHF 876.–




Highlights

  • Shipper through the romantic Rhine Valley
  • Explore the Speicherstadt in Hamburg
  • Sparkling atmosphere in the harbor of Hamburg
  • The glass dome of the Reichstag in Berlin
  • Brandenburg Gate, the landmark of Berlin
  • Bombastic Semper Opera House
  • Museum «Grünes Gewölbe» in Dresden
  • Cosiness in the «Hofbräuhaus» in Munich
  • Fairytale castle Neuschwanstein

Travel details

Itinerary
1st day: Arrival in Frankfurt
Individual arrival in Frankfurt. Make a stroll to the «Römer», a restored square with picturesque half-timbered houses. Overnight in Frankfurt.

2nd day: Frankfurt
Breakfast at the hotel. Explore the UNESCO World Heritage Rhine Valley with its vineyards and picturesque little villages by bus and boat. See mighty medieval castles, the Loreley and sample delicious local wines. Overnight in Frankfurt.

3rd day: Frankfurt to Hamburg (4h)
Breakfast at the hotel. Train ride to Hamburg. Chic shopping streets, art, theater, music, numerous museums and a dash of eroticism dominate the picture of the fascinating harbor city in the north. Overnight in Hamburg.

4th day: Hamburg
Breakfast at the hotel. A visit to the Speicherstadt and the harbor with the Elbphilharmonie, Hamburg's new landmark, is an absolute must. Overnight in Hamburg.

5th day: Hamburg to Berlin (2h)
Breakfast at the hotel. Train ride to Berlin. The German capital is multi-cultural, cosmopolitan and a nightlife mecca. Overnight in Berlin.

6th day: Berlin
Breakfast at the hotel. Go on a historical search, visit the Reichstag dome or visit one of the great museums on Museum Island. Overnight in Berlin.

7th day: Berlin to Dresden (2h15)
Breakfast at the hotel. Train ride to Dresden. The showpiece of the pretty Baroque city is the world-famous «Semperoper» and the unique Museum «Grünes Gewölbe». Overnight in Dresden.

8th day: Dresden to Munich (5h30)
Breakfast at the hotel. Train ride to Munich, the capital of Bavaria. The city of Munich has a lot to offer for all ages and tastes. – whether you are interested in history, architecture or art. Make sure to visit one of the famous beer gardens. Overnight in Munich.

9th day: Munich
Breakfast at the hotel. Join a day tour to the famous dream castles Neuschwanstein and Linderhof of King Ludwig II of Bavaria. You will be blown away! Overnight in Munich.

10th day: Departure from Munich
Breakfast at the hotel. Individual onward journey.

This tour can also be booked in the opposite direction.

Services

Included
  • Rail journey incl. seat reservation Frankfurt–Hamburg–Berlin–Dresden–Munich with German Rail Pass Flexi Twin 4 days in 2nd class
  • 2 nights in Frankfurt, 3* hotel, standard double room with private facilities, breakfast
  • 2 nights in Hamburg, 3* hotel, standard double room with private facilities, breakfast
  • 2 nights in Berlin, 3* hotel, standard double room with private facilities, breakfast
  • 1 night in Dresden, 3* hotel, standard double room with private facilities, breakfast
  • 2 nights in Munich, 3* hotel, standard double room with private facilities, breakfast
Not Included
  • From CHF 76.– upgrade in 1st class rail
  • Excursions
  • Additional services
  • Additional nights
  • Supplement for single room
  • Upgrade to 4* and 5* hotels
  • Some hotels may charge CHF 2.– to CHF 7.– local city taxes per person/night

Excursions

Elbe Philharmonic Tour – Hamburg
Elbe Philharmonic Tour – Hamburg

Discover Hamburg's new concert hall and learn everything about the building. Visits to the concert halls not included. » When: daily every hour from 10.00 am to 5.30 pm. Duration: 1 hour in E/Ger.


Price per person from CHF 25.–
Day Trip to the Castles of Neuschwanstein & Linderhof – Munich
Castle Neuschwanstein
Day Trip to the Castles of Neuschwanstein & Linderhof – Munich

Day trip from Munich to the two dream castles of King Ludwig II: Linderhof and Neuschwanstein. A fairy tale come true. » When: daily. at 8.30 am. Duration: 1 day in E.


Price per person from CHF 81.– (without admissions and lunch).
Hop-On Hop-Off Tour: 1-Day or 2-Day Ticket
Hop-On Hop-Off Tour: 1-Day or 2-Day Ticket

Go as you please and discover Munich at your own pace. You are able to get on and off the bus as you like. With stops (no entry) including at castle Nymphenburg and the Olympics park. » When: daily from 10 am to 4 pm. Duration: 1 day, multilingual audio commentary (incl. English).


Price per person from CHF 25.–

Travel dates

Travel dates:
Grand Train Tour of Germany
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