TUESDAY | We meet at the airport at 6.00am for our direct Air Malta flight to Zurich airport (opportunity for duty-free shopping) departing at 8.00am arriving at 10.25am. En route to our 4-star Central Hotel in Schwenningen, in Germany, we make two stops in Switzerland - first to admire the magnificent Rhine Falls followed by another stop in Shaffhausen for a coffee break. We later cross to Germany heading towards Schwenningen ideally situated to discover the highlights of the area. On arrival we check-in our rooms and later meet at the hotel’s bar for a welcome drink. After this treat we join the tour leader for a familiarisation walk before dinner (extra) 

WEDNESDAY | We start the day with a free morning in Schwenningen to enjoy this small charming town with its traditional buildings and town square. Opportunity for personal sightseeing and for shopping in the vast pedestrian area and have lunch (extra). Early afternoon we board the coach for a half day optional excursion to Meersburg, situated on the German’s shorline of Lake Constance. We visit the oldest castle in Germany “Burg Meersburg” (extra), one of the main attractions on the lake. We will wander through more than 30 decorated rooms, offering a large collection of medieval artifacts, chambers and history. Time permitting we will have a coffee break on the castle’s terrace from where there is a wonderful view of the lake. On our way back to the hotel we will make a short stop to visit the Basilica in Birnau renowned for its ornate wood carvings and frescoes which adorn the ceiling.

THURSDAY | Our full day optional excursion first takes us to the botanical island of Mainau (extra) known for its splendour of flowers, children’s park, pony rides, petting zoo and its main attraction: The Butterfly House. Early in the afternoon, we head to Constance the largest city on the famous Lake Constance, bordering Germany, Austria and Switzerland. It features charming architecture and attractions within the sight of the water. We shall walk through the numerous traffic free streets and cobblestone alleys lined with restaurants, cafes and various shops.

FRIDAY | Our full day optional excursion takes us to visit Stuttgart, the sixth largest city in Germany. Our short walking tour will end in Palace Square, where we can see the Old and New Palaces and stroll along the 1100m long pedestrian Konigstrasse, packed with various shops. The city is filled with green spaces, which wrap around its centre,ideal for personal sightseeing and shopping. We will proceed to Waldenbuch to visit the Ritter Sport Chocolate Factory shop, famous for the abundant variety of chocolates which has been recognized around the world for their unique square shape of chocolate. Opportunity to buy some delicious products.  

SATURDAY | Today’s full day optional excursion will take us to Freiburg, the capital of the Black Forest Region. Here we visit the Gothic Cathedral dominating the square and continue exploring the 14th century buildings and have a good look around and go on a shopping spree. In the afternoon we drive towards St Peter’s in the heart of the Black Forest famous for the former Benedictine Monastery together with the church set on a hill overlooking the farmland. A good stop for a coffee and taste the local delicious cakes.

SUNDAY | A full day optional excursion to the Black Forest awaits us today to take us on a pleasant drive through endless paths amongst the forest trees. We start with a visit to see the world’s largest cuckoo clock in Clock Park Eble. Later, we experience a fascinating view and the sound of roaring water when we visit Triberg Waterfalls (extra) and walk down the side path to see one of Germany’s highest waterfalls. This will be followed by a visit to Furtwangen Clock Museum (extra), where the guide will show us the greatest collection of the branded articles and the mechanical musical instruments which will be put in motion for us. We later head towards the village of Titisee with its lake, situated 858m above sea level between wooded slopes of the forest. Here we will take a boat ride (extra) taking us around this emerald green lake surrounded bu forest trees.

MONDAY | The day is free to enjoy Schwenningen, or it is highly suggested that one can join the group and spend an optional full day at the famous Europa Theme Park (extra), the fantastic world of adventure for ALL ages, with over 100 attractions and spectacular shows all prepared to make our day a special one. This fantastic experience will give us a perfect closure to our week’s holiday going back with vivid memories. 

TUESDAY | We check-out of our rooms and make our way to Zurich Airport fot our return Air Malta flight departing at 11.25am and arriving in Malta at 1.40pm.


NOT INCLUDED IN PRICE

Meersburg Castle ¢9.80 per adult/¢6.00 per child
Mainau Island ¢17.50 per adult/¢11.50 per child
Triberg Waterfalls ¢4.50 per adult/¢2.00 per child
Furtwangen Clock Museum ¢7.00 per adult/¢5.00 per child
Titisee Boat Ride ¢7.00 per adult/¢4.00 per child
Europa Theme Park ¢46.00 per adult/children under 12 years are free

* All above prices are subject to change

  • Tour Dates:
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    18 Aug 20 - 25 Aug 20  

    25 Aug 20 - 01 Sep 20  

    01 Sep 20 - 08 Sep 20  

  • Tour Prices
    (18 Aug - 25 Aug) per person

    Adult in Quad €569

    Adult in Triple €629

    Adult in Twin €659

    Adult in Single €809

    Child Sharing €519

    Air Malta return flights to Zurich airport
    7 nights in 4-star Central Hotel in Schwenningen or similar
    Rooms with private facilities, free Wi-Fi, TV, tea and coffee making facilities,mini-fridge & hairdryer, fitness and sauna area
    Daily buffet hot and cold breakfast
    Welcome drink
    Free access to the fitness and sauna area
    Free visits to the Rhine Falls and Schaffhausen
    Return airport transfers
    Services of tour leader
    All taxes
    Insolvency Fund

    €100.00 Special Price Reduction applies when all excursions are taken

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  • Other Prices: per person

    Adults

    All Excursions €248

    Black forest/Triburg/Tit €45

    Black forest/Triburg/Tit (CHIL €23

    Europa Theme Park €39

    Ins Buget Cover Only 76 - 80 y €60

    Ins Std 70 - 75 yrs inc exc wa €46

    Ins Std Adult inc exc waiver €26

    Ins Std Chd till 16 yrs inc ex €16

    Mainau Islands/Costance €44

    Meerburg Castle/Bimau Ca €35

    Meerburg Castle/Bimau Ca (CHIL €18

    Stuttgart/Walderbuch €45

    Childen

    All Excursions €126

    Europa Theme Park €20

    Mainau Islands/Costance (CHILD €22

    Stuttgart/Walderbuch €23