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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
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Private Tour: Heidelberg Half-Day Trip from Frankfurt
"Meet your expert guide and air-conditioned vehicle outside your centrally located Frankfurt hotel to begin your private 6-hour sightseeing tour of Heidelberg a picturesque town on the banks of River Neckar in southwest Germany. Often described as Germany’s most beautiful city Heidelberg is renowned for its Baroque Old Town pretty Renaissance buildings and haunting castle ruins. Follow in the footsteps of the romantic poets most notably Johann Wolfgang van Goethe and the likes of painter William Turner and fall in love with this beautiful
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Private Tour: Heidelberg Half-Day Trip from Frankfurt
"Meet your expert guide and air-conditioned vehicle outside your centrally located Frankfurt hotel to begin your private 6-hour sightseeing tour of Heidelberg a picturesque town on the banks of River Neckar in southwest Germany. Often described as Germany’s most beautiful city Heidelberg is renowned for its Baroque Old Town pretty Renaissance buildings and haunting castle ruins. Follow in the footsteps of the romantic poets most notably Johann Wolfgang van Goethe and the likes of painter William Turner and fall in love with this beautiful
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More Transportation in Rothenburg ob der Tauber

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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globetrott
Apr 28, 2005

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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globetrott
Apr 28, 2005

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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Sjalen
Dec 21, 2004

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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davequ
Jul 29, 2004

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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CandS
Apr 11, 2003

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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FreeCloud
Nov 18, 2002
 
 
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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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tuff
Oct 18, 2007

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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Knoto
Jan 11, 2005

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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Sjalen
Dec 14, 2004

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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CandS
Sep 26, 2003

Top Hotels in Rothenburg ob der Tauber

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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

Built between 1311-1484. Its east chancel was completed in 1322, nave built from 1373-1436, and west choir, which bridges the street, from 1453-1471. The church has two towers (south tower: 55.2 m,...
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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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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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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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Altstadt - Old Town

This tip is an afterthought. I was just going over some old pictures and whilst I was perusing the pics that I had taken in Rothenburg, I realised that this town is a wonderland of flowers. I guess I...
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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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Top 5 Rothenburg ob der Tauber Writers

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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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