Germany is a Western European country with a terrain of vast forests, rivers and mountain ranges, and 2 millennia of history. Berlin, its capital, is home to thriving art and nightlife scenes, iconic Brandenburg Gate and many sites relating to WWII. Munich is known for its Oktoberfest and cavernous beer halls, including 16th-century Hofbräuhaus. Frankfurt, with its skyscrapers, houses the European Central Bank.
Staying on the banks of the Rhine in Beautiful Boppard, join us on this relaxing but fascinating tour, direct to the hotel (no overnight stops). Highlights include: 3 scenic cruises, the Drachenfelsbahn, Germany’s oldest cog railway, cable car to the Ehrenbreitstein Fortress heritage site, visits to Ahrweiler, Bad Münstereifel and Bonn’s famous Haribo factory.
This year we will be spending Christmas on the Banks of the beautiful River Rhine. Based in Boppard, we will enjoy all the traditional Christmas festivities as well as 2 river cruises and a ride on the Hunsruck railway on Christmas day. A magical tour set against a backdrop of illuminated of historical buildings on the romantic Rhine.