American Sector in Bavaria with chauffeured private vehicle
During these 2 days in Franconia and Bavaria we are going to visit the most interesting and important sites of this area related to the former American Military sector of post WWII but also home for 7 centuries of the local Prince-Bishops who built a magnificent Unesco listed Palace from 1720.
On the first day the visit will take us to Nuremberg for a panoramic tour of this beautifully reconstructed city and castle once home of the Hohenzollern family. During our guided panoramic tour we stop at the former Nazi grounds, view the coliseum as well as the outside of Room 600 of the Nuremberg trials. Optional visit of the worth seeing Nazi documentation center if interested.
On the second day drive a stretch of the world-famous Romantic road between Wuerzburg and Rothenburg. Drive pass Bad Mergentheim, Weikersheim Baroque castle and gardens and some authentic medieval villages before reaching Rothenburg for an included guided tour and free time.
Day 1: Wuerzburg to Nuernberg (total drive of day 3hours)
9am or 9. 30am Pick up at your hotel
Drive to Nuernberg (1h20min one way)
Visit of the Nazi sites (coliseum and Documentation center plus the Zeppelin fields and the building of the WWII Nazi trials-room 600 and former prison)
Panoramic tour around town and the castle area by car followed by Free time to explore the town center on foot and maybe get a taste of the local Nuremberg sausage or Lebkuchen Xmas cookies and sample beer or Franconian wine.
4pm Drive back to hotel
Day 2: Wuerzburg to Rothenburg (total drive of day 3hours)
9am pick up at hotel
Drive on the "romantic road" visiing for photo stops en route Bad Mergentheim, Weikersheim (with its very nice Barock castle and gardens), Roettingen wine town, Creglingen and fially Rothenburg ob der Tauber.
Guided tour of town and free time to explore and maybe vising the Kaethe Wollfahrt Xmas shop or taste the local specialty the "Snow Ball".
6pm End of my services
Meeting Point + Tour Duration
Meeting Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Cruise Ship Port, Airport, Hotel
End Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Cruise Ship Port, Airport, Hotel
Duration: 2 days
Modern and comfortable air con minibus
Estimated Local Cash Needed
100 euro - Any personal expenses
Food, presents, etc...
Entrance to museum if required
In some museums and historical monuments the visit is only permitted within a group conducted by the staff of the place (or audio guide).