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Self-Drive: Romantic Road 
Independent Self-Drive Tour

Prices are in Australian Dollars and are subject to currency fluctuation.

Duration: 7 Days / 6 Nights

The Romantic Road ("Romantische Straße" in German) is a popular tourist route through historical towns in southern Germany. Travel through Rothenburg, Dinkelsbühl, Augsburg and then onto one of the most famous castles in Germany, Neuschwanstein.

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Roland Statue in Bremen



Day 1 | Frankfurt

Travel assistance upon arrival in Frankfurt. A representative will help
you collect your rental car at the airport and hand over your travel documents. Overnight in Frankfurt.

Day 2 | Frankfurt Heidelberg - Freiburg (275 km)
This morning, consider joining an optional 2-hour Frankfurt walking city tour. Afterwards, drive to Heidelberg, located on the shores of the Neckar River and is Germany’s oldest university town. In Heidelberg you have time to take an optional 2-hour city
walking tour. If weather conditions permit, take the scenic Schwarzwald Hochstrasse to Freudenstadt. Continue onto Freiburg. Overnight in Freiburg.

Day 3 | Freiburg - Lake Titisee - Lindau - Füssen (275 km)
After breakfast discover the town of Freiburg, famous for its beautiful church tower. Next travel to Lake Titisee, nestled in the legendary Black Forest. Continue on to the small island of Lindau in Lake Constance, which boasts spectacular views of the Alps.
Depending on weather conditions you can take the Alpine road from Lindau to Oberstaufen and Immenstadt to Füssen. Overnight in Füssen.

Day 4 | Neuschwanstein - Wieskirche - Oberammergau - Ettal - Garmisch- Partenkirchen (85 km)
Visit the Neuschwanstein Castle, built for Ludwig II. In the afternoon drive to Oberammergau, famous for its Passion Play and lovely crafts. En route you can visit the Wieskirche Church before continuing to the Ettal Benedictine Abbey. Today‘s final destination is Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany’s winter sports capital and site of the
1936 Winter Olympics. Overnight in Garmisch-Partenkirchen.

Day 5 | Garmisch-Partenkirchen - Innsbruck - Linderhof - Munich (250 km)
In the morning drive to Innsbruck. Enjoy this nice city in Austria, located in the Inn valley, in the heart of the Alps. In the afternoon drive to Munich. On the way you have the possibility to visit Linderhof Castle. Overnight in Munich.

Day 6 | Munich
After breakfast, consider taking a 2-hour Munich walking city tour, were you’ll visit the city’s main attractions, concluding at the Marienplatz Square with its famous clock-tower (optional).
Overnight in Munich.

Day 7 | Munich – Rothenburg ob der Tauber - Frankfurt (435 km)
After breakfast, drive to Rothenburg ob der Tauber. Why not join a optional 1.5-hour Rothenburg city tour, one of the oldest and most-beautiful cities in Romantic Germany! Return to Frankfurt to return your rental car at the Frankfurt airport or other depot.


Price includes:

  • 6 nights accommodation in the hotel category of choice and buffet breakfast daily
    • Economy-category rental car (Opel Astra for 2 pax,
    Ford Mondeo for 4 pax, VW Caravelle for 6 pax or similar)
    • Unlimited mileage, A/C
    • Mandatory insurances (please contact our office for details)
    • English-speaking assistant for car transfer in Frankfurt on the day of arrival

Personal expenses, petrol, parking fees, winter tyres, GPS & map

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