Heart of The Black Forest

DAY 1 MADRID – FRANKFURT – GEISINGEN Meeting in Madrid-Barajas Airport two hours before the departure of the scheduled flight for Frankfurt. Arrival and tranfer in coach to Geisingen. Arrival at the hotel. Dinner and lodging.

DAY 2 GEISENGEIN (Exc. DONAUSCHINGEN – SCHAFFHAUSEN – ISLAND OF MAINAU AND PIRNAU) Breakfast and departure for the town of Donaueschingen, famous for harboring the birthplace of one of the most important rivers in Europe, the Danube. Continuation to the Rhine Falls Schaffhausen (Switzerland). Lunch in a typical restaurant on Lake Constance. In the afternoon Tranfer by boat to the island of Mainau, property of the Royal Swedish House, to visit its marvelous botanical garden. Return to the hotel visiting the Baroque church of Pirnau. Dinner and lodging.

DAY 3 GEISINGEN (Exc. HOHENZOLLERN – BURFELDEN AND DANUBE VALLEY) Breakfast and departure to visit the famous Hohenzollern Castle belonging to Prince Ludwig Ferdinand of Hohenzollern, the original castle of the Prussian kings and emperors. Tour of the castle with local guide, visiting the ballroom, Crown Chamber, Chapel of Saint Michael, etc. Lunch in the beautiful city of Bufelden. In the afternoon panoramic tour of the valley of the Danube. Return to the hotel. Dinner and lodging.

DAY 4 GEISINGEN (Exc. FURTWANGEN AND LAKE TITISEE) Breakfast and departure to take the typical tour of the Black Forest, a 200 Km. long, 60 Km. wide mountainous massif that is characterized by its nature, its legendary woods, its streams and lakes. Tour of the Cock Museum of Furtwangen. Return to the hotel for lunch. In the afternoon excursion to the lake Titisee. Free time. Return to the hotel. Dinner and lodging.

DAY 5 GEISINGEN (Exc. STUTTGART) Breakfast and departure for Stuttgart. Panoramic tour of the city and the Mercedes – Benz Museum. The city is surrounded by soft hills, woods, vineyards. It also has two palaces, the New Palace and the Palace Square: old residential palace of the kings of Wurtemberg, the Art and Exposition Center, the Bohnen neighborhood, which is the bohemian neighborhood situated in the Old Town of Stuttgart. Lunch and transfer to the pedestrian zone of the city. Free time. Return to the hotel. Dinner and lodging.

DAY 6 GEISINGEN (Exc. FREIBURG and LOFFINGEN) Breakfast and morning departure to take an excursion to the famous city of Freiburg, stroll through its multicolored alleyways, enjoy its Gothic Cathedral, the Merchants Hall, St. Martin’s Gate, to admire its romantic buildings or its idyllic landscapes. Return to the hotel for lunch. Afternoon tour of the Natural Park of Native animals in Löffingen. Return to the hotel. Dinner and lodging.

DAY 7 GEISINGEN (Exc. VALLEY OF THE DANUBE AND FREUDENSTADT) Breakfast. Panoramic tour excursion through the valley of the Danube. Lunch. Continuation of the trip to Freudenstadt, capital of the Black Forest. Tour of the Maket Place with the arcaded houses and the medieval city of Rowein. Return to the hotel. Dinner and lodging.

DAY 8 GEISINGEN – FRANKFURT – MADRID Breakfast and transfer to the Airport of Frankfurt to leave on a regularly scheduled flight for Madrid. Arrival and END OF TRIP