The Enchanting North
Northern Germany beckons travelers to explore its vibrant multicultural cities and beautiful scenery of rivers and parks. Enjoy this leisurely, comfortable tour of Germany's most fascinating cities and its many historic monuments and attractions.
- GUARANTEED DEPARTURES.
- Seven (7) meals - Breakfast.
- Sightseeing includes Franfurt, Rüdesheim, St. Goar, Cologne, Hamburg, Potsdam and Berlin.
- Maximum group size of twenty four (24) participants.
- Private tour of same itinerary can be arranged, call for prices.
The Enchanting North Tour Includes
- Arrival transfer from Frankfurt Airport to Frankfurt Hotel on day 02.
- Seven (7) nights accommodations in superior and first class hotels.
- Breakfast daily, except for morning of arrival).
- Transportation by car, minivan or bus for duration (depending on number of participants).
- English speaking tour guide on days 03-07 (driver/guide for groups of 7 or less).
- Train from Berlin to Frankfurt (reserved seating 2nd class).
- Cruise on the Rhine.
- Admission to Sanssouci Palace.
- Touring including sightseeing tour of Rüdesheim, Hamburg, see Berlin's Under den Linden Avenue, the State Opera and the Brandenburg Gate.
- Luggage handling.
- Portfolio of travel documents.
Day 01, Sunday: U.S. - Frankfurt
Depart U.S. for your overnight flight to Frankfurt, Germany. Dinner will be served on board. Tours purchased on a land only basis begin on day 02.
Day 02, Monday: Arrive Frankfurt
Arrival in Frankfurt and transfer to your hotel. The rest of the day is free to explore at your leisure and independently. At first glance, Frankfurt impresses visitors with its modern skyscrapers; a close-up look also reveals a charming and pleasant city. Accommodation at the Hotel Mövenpick Frankfurt City.
Day 03, Tuesday: Frankfurt - Rüdesheim - St. Goar - Cologne
In the morning we travel to Rüdesheim. Sightseeing tour of the historic city center. Boarding the boat. Today's cruise follows the most picturesque stretch of the Rhine, the Lorelei valley. After disembarking in St. Goar we continue to Cologne. Accommodation at the Hotel Maritim.
Day 04, Wednesday: Cologne - Hamburg
After breakfast we depart for Hamburg. Upon arrival we enjoy a sightseeing tour of the city on the Elbe River. Hamburg is known for its elegant historic boulevards, impressive port (the second largest in Europe) and famous St. Pauli neighborhood. Accommodation at the Hotel Novotel Alster.
Day 05, Thursday: Hamburg - Berlin
In the morning you have time to relax or explore the city. In the afternoon we travel to Berlin. Accommodation at the Hotel Maritim ProArte.
Day 06, Friday: Berlin
This morning we will start the day with a visit of the TV Tower. After we visit the Berlin's many well-known historic locations, like Under den Linden avenue, the State Opera and the Brandenburg Gate. There will also be time to explore the modern parts of the city, such as the German Parliament and Potsdam Square. The afternoon is free to explore at your leisure. Accommodation at the Hotel Maritim ProArte.
Day 07, Saturday: Berlin - Potsdam - Berlin - Frankfurt
After breakfast we travel to Potsdam where we visit Sanssouci Palace and Park. In the afternoon we continue to Erfurt, also known as the "Thuringian Rome" because of its architectural beauty. Enjoy a sightseeing tour of the city and visit the Merchant's Bridge (Kramerbrucke), the longest series of inhabited buildings on any bridge in Europe. Accommodation at the Mercure Hotel Erfurt.
Day 08, Sunday
Enjoy a sightseeing tour of Erfurt, also known as “Thuringian Rome” because of its architectural beauty and visit the largest wooden bridge in Europe. Return to Frankfurt where the tour ends, with overnight at the Hotel Hilton Frankfurt Airport.
Day 09, Monday: Frankfurt - U.S.
After breakfast, make your way to the airport for your return flight home.
Rates & Hotels
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Your tour land price is per person based on two (2) people sharing a twin or double room. When a single room is booked, a single supplement will apply.
Post night hotel is at the Frankfurt Airport hotel, which is within walking distance from the tour end point. A city center hotel can be arranged, however, you must make your own way to and from a city center hotel from the tour drop point. This however is easily done via train (not included). Alternate hotels may incur supplements.
This tour does not include:
- Items not noted on itinerary
- Tips to driver/guide
Airfare is additional. Once you select your date, you will be given the opportunity to search our system for the best available airfare from your home city. The dates shown will be the start / end date of your tour. However, you can alter these dates to arrive earlier or extend your stay as needed.
Our system will search for the best possible airfare during your booking process. Note: airfare cannot be booked sooner than eleven (11) month from date of departure.
Departures & Transfers
Departure date is the date one would depart from the US. Tour begins in Europe one day later.
Hotels featured on this tour
|Movenpick Frankfurt City ||Frankfurt am Main|
|Whether you are planning to visit Frankfurt on a business trip to attend or host a conference, or on vacation to enjoy one of Germany’s finest cities, the modern and comfortable Mövenpick Hotel Frankfurt City is the perfect choice for you and your party. [more]|
|Hotel Maritim Cologne ||Köln|
|The Maritim Hotel Köln holds a fascination for its guests, whether they are business travellers, sightseeing tourists or there to attend an event in the city, through its ambience, location right on the Rhine and its interiors. [more]|
|Hotel Novotel Alster ||Hamburg|
|The Novotel Hamburg Alster welcomes you to the heart of the Hanseatic city, situated between the rivers Elbe and Alster. The modern 4-star hotel has 210 spacious and comfortable rooms, including 6 beautiful suites with a hi-fi system, DVD player and coffee maker. [more]|
|Maritim pro Arte ||Berlin|
|In the middle of Berlin, between the Brandenburg Gate and the Gendarmenmarkt, is a designer hotel that is waiting to welcome you in Friedrichstrasse. [more]|
|Mercure Hotel Erfurt ||Erfurt|
|Welcome to the 4-star Mercure Hotel Erfurt Altstadt: Our hotel is located in Erfurt's historical center, a stone's throw from many of the sights and the shopping area. The main train station is just 875 yards (800 m) away from the hotel. [more]|
|Hilton Hotel Frankfurt Airport ||Frankfurt|
|Located in the iconic ‘The Squaire’ building, the award-winning Hilton Frankfurt Airport hotel is situated directly above the InterCity Express (ICE) railway station and only 15 minutes from downtown Frankfurt. [more]|