Würzburg Residenz Palace
Franconia... Romance, Castles and Wine
Franconia lies at the top of Germany's Romantic Road. It offers a fusion of medieval towns and villages, scenic beauty and a long tradition of wine making. Würzburg is in the heart of wine country, on the River Main. Our hotel is located on the banks of the Main with splendid views across the river to Marienberg Fortress. The tour price includes special meals and visits.
Würzburg • Boat trip • Garden Visit • Winery Visit • Rothenburg ob der Tauber
Day 1 Channel crossing. Overnight in Belgium.
Day 2 Travel into Germany and along the beautiful Rhine Gorge between Koblenz and Mainz. Continue to Würzburg to be greeted by a rustic Franconian platter dinner and a glass of local wine.
Day 3 Day in Würzburg. Highlights include the St Kilian Cathedral and Princebishop's Residence. Return to the hotel mid afternoon for an included coffee and cake.
Day 4 Join a boat cruise from Würzburg to Veitshöchheim for a visit to the wonderful gardens that include sculptures and water features. Return to Würzburg by coach and tonight enjoy a 5 course dinner with included wines.
Day 5 Explore the Romantic Road. We recommend stops in Dinkelsbühl and then north to Rotherburg on de Tauber, a remarkable historic town. Return to Würzburg for an included visit to the Juliusspital Winery for a guided tour and tasting of 3 wines.
Day 6 Commence the journey home, making a stop in the lovely old town of Limburg whilst en-route to the Belgium for dinner and an overnight stay.
Day 7 To Calais for a Channel crossing and home.
All tours are tailored to your requirements and can be adapted for travel by coach and/or air as you prefer
Maritim Hotel, Würzburg
This hotel is located on the banks of the River Main. Overlooked by Marienberg Fortress, it is within walking distance of the old town. The hotel has a restaurant, bar and indoor pool.
• 4 star • 287 bedrooms • Lift
• Indoor swimming pool
• Nearby coach parking
Your tour includes:
• Return short Channel crossings
• 1 night half board on the outbound journey
• 4 nights half board in Würzburg with:
Hot buffet breakfast
1 x Franconian platter with glass of wine
2 x 3 course menu with choice of main course
1 x 5 course menu with corresponding wines
1 x coffee and cake
• Boat cruise to Veitshöchheim
• Visit to Veitshöchheim Rococo Gardens
• Guided winery tour and tasting
• 1 night half board on the inbound journey
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