5 days in Würzburg & Nürnberg

Würzburg

Würzburg is the starting city for a tour of the Romantic Road route through southern Germany.
The city itself is set in a beautiful hilly location on a river and possesses a wealth of history, as well
playing host to a UNESCO World Heritage site in the Residence palace. It is also smack in the middle
of one of Germany's biggest wine-producing areas and has superb connections to other parts of the
country.

Nürnberg

Known for its toys and Dürer towns, Nürnberg is a city in Bavaria, Germany. It is the administrative
region of the central Franconia region and is the second largest city in Bavarian after Munich. It is
also famous for Christmas markets during Christmas time.

ITINERARY

Day 1

Frankfurt/Würzburg


Arrival at the Frankfurt airport and transfer to Würzburg by Train(ICE / 2nd class)

After check-in at the hotel, Sightseeing in Würzburg on foot.

Residenz / Dom / Festung Marienberg / Alte MainBrücke / Marienkapelle etc.

  • Würzburg’s Residenz

Würzburg’s Residenz is generally considered the purest and most remarkable of all baroque palaces

in Germany. Built between 1720 and 1744 and enhanced by the magnificent gardens between 1765

and 1780, it exemplifies the glittering era and is one of the most spectacular royal palaces in Europe.


Stay at a 4 star hotel in Würzburg city centre.



Day  2

Würzburg/Bamberg


Breakfast at hotel

Full day free

Suggestion : Visit to Bamberg

Transfer to Bamberg with train (direct train from Würzburg)

Free time

Sightseeing place : Dom / Neue Residenz etc

  • Bamberg’s Dom

After the first two cathedrals burned down in the 11 th and 12 th centuries, the current structure, a

late Romanesque building with for large towers, was built in the 13 th century. The cathedral is under the administration of Roman Catholic Church and the seat of the Archbishop of Bamberg. Since 1993, the cathedral has been part of the UNESCO World Heritage Site ‘Town of Bamberg’.


Transfer to Würzburg

Stay at a 4 star hotel in Würzburg city centre.



Day 3

Würzburg/Nürnberg


Breakfast at hotel

Keep your luggage at the hotel storage.

Free time until departure.

Transfer from hotel to station in Würzburg on foot.

Transfer from Würzburg station to Nürnberg station by Train (ICE / 2nd class)

Transfer from station to hotel with public transport.

After check in at hotel city sightseeing on foot (free)

Kaiserburg / Durer Haus / St. Lorenz Kirche / Germanisches Nationalmuseum /

Spielzeugmuseum / Hauptmarkt / Handwerkerhof etc.

  • Kaiserburg

Kaiserburg is the symbol of Nuremberg. Since the Middle Ages its silhouette has represented the

power and importance of the Holy Roman Empire of the German Nation and the outstanding role of

the imperial city of Nuremberg.


Stay at a 4 star hotel in Nürnberg city centre.



Day 4

Nürnberg/Bayreuth


Breakfast at hotel

Full day free


Suggestion 1 : Visit to Bayreuth

Transfer to Bayreuth with train (direct train from Nürnberg)

Free time

Sightseeing place : Markgräfliches Opernhaus / Richard-Wagner-Festspielhaus / Haus Wahnfried / Richard-Wagner-Museum / Neues Schloss etc

  • Markgräfliches Opernhaus

The Markgräfliches Opernhaus, a world heritage site since 2012, was reopened after extensive

restauration in 2018 and is one of the most beautiful baroque theaters of the world.


Suggestion 2 : Visit to Regensburg

Transfer to Regensburg with train (direct train from Nürnberg)

Free time

Sightseeing place : Dom / Reichstagsmuseum / Schloss Thurn und Taxis (Schloss St.Emmeram) etc.

  • Regensburg’s Dom

Regensburger Dom also known as St. Peter's Cathedral is an example of important Gothic

architecture within the German state of Bavaria. It is a landmark for the city of Regensburg and the

seat of the Catholic Diocese of Regensburg.


Transfer to Nürnberg

Stay at a 4 star hotel in Nürnberg city centre.



Day 5

Nürnberg/Frankfurt


Breakfast at hotel

Keep your luggage at the hotel storage. 

Free time until departure. 

Transfer from hotel to station in Nürnberg with public transport. 

Transfer from Nürnberg to Frankfurt airport by Train (ICE / 2nd class)

Included

● Accommodation for 4 nights with breakfast
● Train  (ICE / 2nd class)

Not Included

● Cost of the public transport
● Entrance fee for monument & museum in Würzburg & Nürnberg
● Personal expenses such as telephone, laundry and Tips
● City tax to be paid to the hotel
● Travel insurance
● Anything not specifically mentioned in “Service includes”

Please note that this tour will be subject to any social distancing measure taking place in this country and some modifications may apply to any activity per the requested period of travel. Please consult us for more information.

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