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Frankfurt Super Saver: Neuschwanstein Castle and Rothenburg Day Trip
"Neuschwanstein Castle Tour: (7 hours)Board your coach in central Frankfurt in the morning and travel roughly 262 miles (422 km) south to the enchanting Bavarian town of Füssen located at the southernmost tip of Germany’s Romantic Road.Füssen is home to one of Germany’s star attractions: Neuschwanstein Castle. Perched on a rocky hill this fairy tale palace rises steeply above the village of Hohenschwangau dominating the surrounding plains and Alpine foothills. You’ll understand immediately why Walt Disney used this royal castle as his inspiration for Sleeping Beauty.Bypass the entrance lines and follow your guide on a narrated tour of the castl the shy and troubled King Ludwig II who used the palace as his personal refuge during his turbulent reign. Neuschwanstein is by far the most distinctive of the king’s three Bavarian castles built in classic Neo-Gothic Revival style. Its grandeur is simply breathtaking.After your tour
From EUR248.00
 
Nuremberg and Rothenburg Day Trip from Frankfurt
"Nuremberg Half-Day Trip from Frankfurt: (5 Hours)Meet your guide at the prearranged meeting point in central Frankfurt then travel by luxury coach to the Bavarian city of Nuremberg. A city as aesthetically pleasing as it is historically interesting Nuremberg has a colorful history from the Nuremburg Trials to its fame throughout the ages as a European trade and commerce center.Marvel at the sights of the city’s distinctive red-roofed buildings stretched around the Imperial Nuremberg Castle (Kaiserburg). Stroll around the Old Town with your guide for a glimpse of the original city walls and see the romantic timber-framed houses in the Castle Quarter.Depending on your preference spend the rest of your time independently exploring either majestic Nuremberg Castle or the Germanic National Museum (the entrance fee to your choice of one attraction is included)
From EUR218.00
 
Guided Rothenburg Day Trip from Frankfurt
"Set off on board your luxury air-conditioned coach and head south from Frankfurt to Rothenburg ob der Tabuer in the Franconian region of Germany. Your route follows the banks of the Neckar River and winds along Germany's famous Castle Road before reaching Rothenburg at the end of Germany's also-famous Romantic Road.Perceived to be the best preserved medieval town in the country Rothenburg is truly a visitor's delight! Be sure to bring a camera to capture photos of its charming half-timbered houses and winding cobbled lanes which are encircled by its intact city walls.You'll take a guided Rothenberg walking tour around the center's picturesque lanes passing the Renaissance town hall and the imposing town gates. As you walk your expert guide will point out places of interest and give you an insight into Rothenberg's rich cultural history. Entrance fees to either St Jacob's Church or Rothenberg's Medieval Crime Museum are included
From EUR158.00

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go around Rothenburg by Horse-Carriage

Hmm - almost like a Fiakker in Vienna.......and certainly the most elegant way to explore the old town of Rothenburg ob der Tauber. These carriages have - in contrary to many other cities - long seats...
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Parking your car is no problem in Rothenburg

Parking your car in Rothenburg ob der Tauber is absolutely NO problem. There is a perfect system of several parkingareas, most of which were made in the places, where the town had some moats around of...
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By train

Rothenburg has its own little branch line, which meets the main Würzburg to Augsburg main line at Steinach, so this is where you have to change trains, but it is all very convenient and rarely with...
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Drive the Romantische Strasse

Too many tourists in Rothenburg during the day can be escaped by renting a car for one day and driving all the beautiful Romantic Road (Romantische Strasse) towns from Dinkelsbuhl to Fussen in one...
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Getting around...

Once you are at Rothenburg you can walk everywhere. The tour guide that took us around walked very fast too so be ready for it! ;)You won't have any problems getting around on foot and you will see a...
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Train

It is so convenient to use trains in Germany. One can easily get to Rothenburg by train from e.g., Frankfurt airport:Use the website below and chooseDestination: Rothenburg o d Tauber Departure:...
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The Romantische Strasse

In March 2002 I did a small part of the Romantische Strasse. This page is part of that route. The Romantische Strasse is a beautiful route through the south of Germany, between Würzburg and Füssen. On...
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Freedom

The best way to Rothenburg is by car. Nothing beats the freedom of having a car with a navigator on the country side. However, I did have the burden of having a car when I am in the big cities.
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Walk inside Town!

If you are here in Town I think the best way is by your own feets... cause the Town is not sooooo big and its great to scroll around. You see so many interesting things...
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Horse and carriage

The carriage tours in Rothenburg were surprisingly cheap (at €8 a person when I was there) but then they do use carriages big enough for many, not the romantic types.
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Getting there...

We took the train from Munich to Rothenburg (and back again) as a day trip using our Eurail ticket. It took just over 4 hours to get there. The scenery was amazing along the way... :)
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Herrngasse 3 - 7, Rothenburg ob der Tauber, Bavaria, 91541, Germany
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Herrngasse 20, Rothenburg ob der Tauber, Bavaria, 91541, Germany
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Klostergasse 1-3, Rothenburg ob der Tauber, Bavaria, 91541, Germany
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Herrngasse 13, Rothenburg ob der Tauber, Bavaria, 91541, Germany
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Rodergasse 1, Rothenburg ob der Tauber, Bavaria, 91541, Germany
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Paradeisgasse 2, Rothenburg ob der Tauber, Bavaria, 91541, Germany
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Top Things to Do in Rothenburg ob der Tauber

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St Jakobs Kirche - St. Jacob - James- Church

The Church of St. Jacob or St. James is a historic Lutheran church and the largest church in the city. It serves as a church on the pilgrimage route to St. James Church in Santiago de Compostela in...
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Town Walls

As you walk around the walls of Rothenbourg ob der Tauber, you get wonderful views over the town. Many of the houses have picturesque red roofs. There are also towers and other beautiful old...
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Rathaus - Town Hall

The clock tower with the Renaissance side facing the square, is dating back to 1446 when it was also a place for the Counselors to sit around and strategise and drink beer. The clock was added in...
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Medieval Crime Museum - Mittelalterliches Kriminalmuseum

I thought this might not be much of a museum to see--WEll, I was wrong. They have the best display of criminal punishment devices probably in all of Europe. The museum extends to three floors, and has...
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Käthe Wolfahrt Christmas Museum - Weihnachtsmuseum

This is more of a street that also has some shops that sell Christmas items. It has been a long tradition for tourists tom come here and buy some ornaments or other Christmas trinkets. The museum is...
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Town Gates and Towers

The old centre of Rothenburg ob der Tauber is surrounded by walls and six gates: Klingen Gate, Burg Gate, Kobolzell Gate, Spital Bastion, Roder Gate and Gallows Gate. We walked on the walls from...
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globetrott

"One of the most romantic towns in Europe"
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Maryimelda

"Up the Romantic Road to Rothenburg Ob Der Tauber.."
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Kuznetsov_Sergey

""Most German of German towns""
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LoriPori

"DIE ROMANTISCHE STRASSE"
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balhannah

"TOURIST'S LOVE ROTHENBURG OB DER TAUBER!"
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