Paris Switzerland Germany Tour
All breakfasts and half your dinners
All tips for guides and driver
A tour kit including a guidebook (or books) and a moneybelt
Guaranteed tour price, locked in the moment you make your deposit
Optional single supplements — this tour has a limited number of private rooms for solo travelers for an additional fee
Tour alum discount of $50 for each tour you’ve taken prior to 2019
50% discount on a consulting appointment with our in-house experts to assist with your pre- or post-tour travel plans
Flexibility should you need to transfer or cancel your tour.
Day 1: Welcome to Germany (Paris Switzerland Germany Tour)
Paris Switzerland Germany Tour We’ll meet at 4 p.m. at our inn in Trier for a “Welcome to Germany” meeting. At that point we’ll take a night stroll through Deutschland’s most seasoned city and acclimate over supper together. Rest in Trier (2 evenings). No transport. Strolling: light.
Day 2: Burg Eltz Castle and Trier
We’ll start our day with a mobile voyage through the notable Roman and medieval heart of Trier, wondering about its Porta Nigra door, the most great Roman stronghold in Germany. At that point we’ll drive along the slope embracing vineyards and towns of the Mosel Valley, halting for lunch together in the über-interesting town of Beilstein. Close-by, we’ll extend our legs with a walk and voyage through relentless Burg Eltz — Europe’s most seasoned mansion still being used as a home. We’ll come back to Trier for a free night to investigate a greater amount of this walker benevolent town. Transport: 4 hours. Strolling: strenuous.
Day 3: Baden-Baden Beckons (Paris Switzerland Germany Tour)
Our goal today is the old resort town of Baden-Baden, renowned for its mineral showers and diversions of shot. Upon landing we’ll visit the elaborate club and go for an introduction walk through the town. You’ll have whatever is left of your day and night allowed to “do the spa” (with or without your bathing suit), meander along the shaded riverside promenade, or climb into the encompassing slopes. Rest in Baden-Baden (1 night). Transport: 4 hours. Strolling: light.
Day 4: Black Forest and Beyond
We’ll begin our day with a beautiful drive to the Black Forest Open-Air Museum. Here we’ll have a nearby guide walk us through the protected farmhouses and plants, giving some spare time to wait before and arrange up some lunch (get ready for the wurst!). At that point we’ll drive up into Switzerland’s snow-crested Berner Oberland nation. Toward the finish of the profound Lauterbrunnen Valley, we’ll take an exciting gondola lift up to our inn in clifftop Mürren, where we’ll appreciate astonishing perspectives, eat together and rest (3 evenings). Transport: 6 hours. Strolling: direct.
Day 5: Hike in the Swiss Alps (Paris Switzerland Germany Tour)
The day is all yours. You might need to join your guide for a discretionary mountain walk…or ride the gondola lift up to the Schilthorn at 10,000 feet, linger in the thin air, and discover your way back to Mürren…or take a restricted check railroad up the opposite side of the valley to Kleine Scheidegg, close to the grand Eiger and Jungfrau tops. No transport. Strolling: light to strenuous (your decision).
Day 6: More of the Berner Oberland
At the beginning of today we’ll witness the thundering, roaring, smashing, sprinkling presentation of nature’s great power in Trümmelbach Falls — a progression of underground cascades that dive several feet into obscurity behind the valley’s bluffs. You’ll have the evening allowed to take an energetic mountain walk, or investigate a greater amount of the Berner Oberland all alone before we regroup for supper. Transport: ½ hour. Strolling: direct.
Day 7: Scenic Drive into Bavaria (Paris Switzerland Germany Tour)
The present drive is a decent time to make up for lost time with your outing diary, tune in to music, twist up with a decent book, or simply kick back and appreciate perspectives of flawless mountains and shining lakes. We’ll stop for lunch on our way to the core of Bavaria — home of children’s story mansions, well-worn lederhosen, chime in lager gardens, and oompah-friendliness. Today around evening time, we’ll appreciate supper together and rest in Munich (2 evenings). Transport: 7 hours. Strolling: light.
Day 8: All Day to Explore Munich
We’ll spend our morning getting an in the background take a gander at Munich with a mobile visit through its memorable Old Town and find out about the “checkered” history and customs of Bavaria. Whatever is left of the day is yours to walk around Germany’s most bearable city, drench up some culture at its reality class exhibition halls, or lease a bicycle to pedal the auto free ways of the English Garden and Isar River. No transport. Strolling: direct.
Day 9: Neuschwanstein and Salzburg (Paris Switzerland Germany Tour)
Toward the beginning of today we’ll drive through cultivating nation, at that point take a tough climb to visit the tall tale dream of “Distraught” King Ludwig: Neuschwanstein Castle. We’ll climb down to share lunch together, at that point (climate allowing) drive to an adjacent luge course for a ride on a modest sled with wheels before deserting Germany. Later this evening we’ll land in Salzburg and subside into our interesting inn. We’ll end our day with an introduction stroll through the memorable focus, and offer a “Welcome to Austria” supper together. Rest in Salzburg (2 evenings). Transport: 4 hours. Strolling: strenuous.
Day 10: All Day to Soak Up Salzburg
Salzburg is an ideal town for a mobile visit, and that is the way we’ll spend our morning: walking around the fashioned iron indications of the Getreidegasse, going Baroque at the Salzburg Cathedral, and investigating the Mirabell Gardens. Whatever is left of your day is free to wander through Salzburg’s grand patio nurseries, climbing up the stronghold slope for an all encompassing perspective, or accelerating a leased bicycle into the farmland, singing “do, re, mi.” Your guide will give you an once-over of neighborhood shows you could sneak away to tonight. No transport. Strolling: direct.
Day 11: Austria’s Lovely Lake District (Paris Switzerland Germany Tour)
At the beginning of today we’ll advance toward the postcard-beautiful Lake Hallstatt. It’s unreasonably charming for our transport, so in the wake of settling in to our lakeside lodging we’ll appreciate a vessel journey past amazing towns and jagged mountain vistas. Spend a free evening communing with Mother Nature by walking or by vessel — or climb up to one of the world’s most seasoned salt mines previously today’s supper together. Consider Lake Hallstatt (1 night). Vessel: 60 minutes. Transport: 2 hours. Strolling: light.
Day 12: Lessons of History
Today we’ll head toward Vienna, halting on the way to visit the interesting Mauthausen inhumane imprisonment, where we’ll find out about the Holocaust and exercises of 1933– 1945. At that point we’ll take after the Danube Valley to the amazing finale of our visit — Vienna — once the capital of Europe’s wealthiest realm. We’ll top off our day with a night visit through notable Vienna, including a visit to St. Stephen’s Cathedral. Your guide will examine your best wagers for supper all alone. Rest in Vienna (2 evenings). Transport: 5 hours. Strolling: strenuous.
Day 13: All Day in Classy Vienna (Paris Switzerland Germany Tour)
We’ll start our day in complex Vienna with an excursion to the Third Man Museum for an entrancing take a gander at the city’s post-WWII history. At that point we’ll investigate the city’s rich Habsburg legacy including the exquisite Opera House (when accessible), and the Hofburg Treasury. Your evening is allowed to investigate a different universe class historical center or two, or back off to appreciate tasting an espresso in the city where Europe’s bistro scene was conceived. Today, we’ll meet for our last supper together, where we’ll share travel recollections and toast new companions. Prost! No transport. Strolling: direct.
Day 14: Tour Over After Breakfast
Breakfast is given, however there are no gathering exercises today. It’s a breeze to achieve Vienna’s air terminal via prepare, transport or taxi. You’ll have simple associations with home, or on to different focuses in Europe.