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Suggested Self-Drive - Romantic Road to the Black Forest

8 day car hire from $365 per vehicle*
Flights & accommodation are additional

Sale Period

Until 31 Mar 19

 

8 day car hire from
$365
per vehicle*Flights & accommodation are additional

Romantic Road to the Black Forest

In Germany the freewheeling experience becomes more challenging with driving on the right hand side of the road. Don’t be put off, roads and autobahns are well surfaced and clearly signposted. Most major roads do have tolls so it is often cheaper and more scenic to stay on the secondary roads.

Marvel at the Bavarian landscapes half-timbered chalets and magnificent castles with alpine foothills forming a stunning backdrop along the Romantic road. Meander from Frankfurt to Munich, pass scenery mirrored in Lake Constance and explore the enchanting Black Forest, straight out of Brothers Grimm fairy tales.

Choosing your Rental Car
Take into consideration the size of the vehicle you require. We strongly recommend a compact size car for two adults. If the vehicle is to be used for day touring from a central base and not for transporting your luggage, a smaller vehicle may be adequate. We suggest you book your car before leaving home as this will save money and ensure you get the car of your choice.

8 day car hire
From $365 per vehicle*

Travel: 01 Apr 18-31 Mar 19
*Based on Hertz Group B car hire
Flights are additional 

Itinerary
Day 1: Frankfurt – Darmstadt – Heidelberg (97km)
Visit Heidelberg Castle whose Gothic ruins dominate the skyline. Explore the old town and see the Main Street, Karl’s Gate and The Old Stone Bridge.
Day 2: Heidelberg – Wurzburg – Rothenburg (221km)
Make your way to the walled town of Rothenburg ob der Tauber, on the Romantic Road, with cobbled streets and charming ramparts.
Day 3: Rothenburg ob der Tauber – Dinkelsbühl (48km)
Germany’s Romantic Road winds through countryside, connecting walled towns and cute villages.
Day 4: Dinkelsbühl – Augsburg – Munich (177km)
Wake up in the beautiful city of Dinkelsbühl, a ‘must-do’ on the Romantic Road trail. You’ll feel like you’re staying in a fairytale story book. Soak up Augsburg’s sights, one of Germany’s oldest cities, before reaching Munich.
Day 5: Munich – Fussen (129km)
Wander through Munich’s Marienplatz surrounded by historical buildings and see the Glockenspiel show. Visit the famous Neuschwanstein Castle.
Day 6: Fussen – Lindau (106km)
Lindau, on Lake Constance (also called Bodensee), is known for its old town situated on an island.
Day 7: Lindau – Titisee–Neustadt (159km)
Drive through the mountainous dense, evergreen Black Forests, to arrive at the foot of the Feldberg, the highest point in the Black Forest, where the crystal-clear waters of romantic Lake Titisee lie.
Day 8: Titisee–Neustadt – Freiburg (32km)
Freiburg is surrounded by vineyards and full of Gothic buildings.

Continue over to Basel or up to Strasbourg.



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Terms and Conditions

Valid for sales until 31 Mar 19 • Prices are Hertz car hire only per vehicle, in NZ dollars for cash or cheque purchase only • Advertised prices are correct as at 17 Apr 18 but may vary due to exchange rates and include VAT. All prices and products are subject to availability at time of reservation • Specific booking conditions apply to each of the services offered Surcharges may apply over trade show and special event periods • Closeouts and Seasonal & Week/Weekend surcharges may also apply. All deals shown exclude airfares which are at an additional cost. • We strongly recommend comprehensive travel insurance be taken at the time of booking, amendment & cancellation fees may apply • Min/Max stays apply − please ask your House of Travel consultant
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