Black Forest & the Rhine Falls

Strasbourg, Colmar, Riquewihr, Rhine Falls, Europa Park, Lake Titisee, Triberg, Heidelberg & Speyer

20 Aug
Starting From
€ 589

Itinerary

Meet the tour leader at 12:30hrs at the Malta International Airport for check-in on your direct Air Malta flight to Zurich departing at 14:25hrs. Upon arrival, your private coach will take you to your centrally located hotel in Strasbourg. After check in and room allocation, you may join the tour leader for a short familiarisation walk.

Today, after breakfast, join the tour leader for a fantastic day exploring Strasbourg. Located close to the border with Germany, Strasbourg is one of the de facto capitals of the European Union, as it is the seat of several European institutions. Strasbourg’s historic city centre, the Grande Ile, was classified a World Heritage site by UNESCO in 1988, the first time such an honour was placed on an entire city centre.

After breakfast, we offer you a marvelous optional day excursion to Colmar and Riquewihr. Riquewihr, looks today more or less as it did in the 16th century, and is officially one of the most beautiful villages in France. After some free time for personal leisure, you will continue your way to Colmar. The city is renowned for its well-preserved old town, its numerous architectural landmarks and as one of the main cities of the Alsation Wine Route. Return to your hotel for overnight.

Today, we offer you yet another spectacular day excursion, this time to the famous Rhine Falls. You will head towards Schaffhausen, located on the German-Swiss border, where you will have ample time to visit the Rhine Falls. Take a trip on one of the boats (extra) to the central cliff and admire the spectacular views and rapids. Later head back to Strasbourg (+/- 200 km) for overnight.

After breakfast, join the tour leader for a full day excursion to visit the Europa Park. This largest German theme park (entrance extra), offers countless attractions and shows. Europa Park has everything you could wish, with a sensational mix of high adrenaline rides, cleverly conceived themed area and beautiful parks.

Today, after breakfast, join the tour leader for a day excursion to Lake Titisee and Triberg. Lake Titisee, located in the heart of the Black Forest region, is one of the best know attractions and is the largest natural lake in the area. One can enjoy a boat ride on the lake (extra), but probably one can just sit and relax in one of the typical beer gardens and take in this heaven on earth scenario. You will then continue your way to Triberg, famous for being the home of the manufactures of the cuckoo clocks and also as the site of a series of waterfalls that are amongst the tallest in Germany.

After breakfast, today you will enjoy a fantastic optional day excursion to Heidelberg and Speyer. Heidelberg, surrounded by forest and renowned for its Baroque historical centre beautiful riverside settings and evocative half-ruined hilltop castle. You can join the tour leader for a walk along the river Neckar to the Alte Brucke where one can enjoy some splendid views of the old town. You then proceed to Speyer, the handsome town crowned by a magnificent Romanesque Cathedral.

After breakfast, and room check out, (luggage room available) the rest of the morning is free so that one can enjoy the last few hours in the town of Strasbourg, before making your way to Zurich Airport in time for check in of your Air Malta flight back to Malta departing at 17:40hrs.

Colmar, France

Rates

 SPECIALNORMAL
Triple€589 €689
Twin€639 €739
Single€849 €949
Child (under 12 years sharing with 2 Adults)€449 €499

Excursions

 AdultsChild
Strasbourg€37€29
Colmar & Riquewihr€45€29
Rhine Falls€45€29
Europa Park (transfer only)€37€32
Lake Titisee & Triberg€45€29
Heidelberg & Speyer€45€29
Rate for all Excursions€254€180

Price Includes

  • Direct return Air Malta flight to Zurich
  • 10 Kgs Hand Luggage
  • 23 Kgs Checked-In Luggage
  • All Transfers
  • 7 Nights at the 3* Ibis Styles Hotel (or similar) in Strasbourg on Bed & Breakfast basis
  • Tour Leader
  • Protection by the Insolvency Fund

Not Included

  • Travel Insurance (highly recommended)
  • Notes
  • Special Price is only valid when the Excursion package is taken