Day trip

Frankfurt: Romantic Road & Rothenburg ob der Tauber Tour

Activity provider: Romantic Road Coach GMBH

Frankfurt: Romantic Road & Rothenburg ob der Tauber Tour

Activity provider: Romantic Road Coach GMBH
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Enjoy a guided tour along the Romantic Road from Frankfurt to the characteristic town of Rothenburg ob der Tauber. Make a photo stop at the Würzburg Residence and gardens.

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Duration 10.5 hours
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Live tour guide
English, German

Experience

Highlights
  • Step back in time at Germany’s most romantic town featuring a medieval townscape
  • Experience the Romantic Road, Germany's oldest and most loved holiday route
  • Visit Weikersheim and see the Baroque park laid out in the style of Versailles
  • Drive through the Spessart to the vibrant town of Rothenburg ob der Tauber
  • Make a photo stop at the Würzburg Residence, a UNESCO World Heritage Site
Full description

Embark on a day trip from Frankfurt along the Romantic Road, Germany's oldest and most loved holiday route. Travel through Würzburg into the Tauber Valley to Rothenburg ob der Tauber, the epitome of German romanticism.

Depart Frankfurt in the morning, start the drive through the Spessart to Würzburg. Passing the university town, the Tauber Valley will be reached. Bad Mergentheim and Markelsheim are located where three major wine-growing regions come together.

Drive to the Würzburg Residence, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and the official starting point of the Romantic Road. Crossing the River Main, enjoy views of the Marienberg Fortress and the Käppele, the Chapel of Grace.

Visit the city of Weikersheim next, where the Renaissance castle and the Baroque garden can be visited. See the historic market square, then pass Röttingen, Germany’s first European town, and Creglingen. Rothenburg ob der Tauber will be reached at lunch time.

Rothenburg ob der Tauber is a must when traveling in Europe. Famous sights are the medieval town wall, the historical marketplace, the town hall, the Gothic Parish Church of St. Jakob, and the Plönlein, an area featuring a colorful timber-frame house.

The tour ends round-trip back in Frankfurt.

Includes
  • Tour in a big bus or minibus from meeting point (depending on option selected)
  • Hotel pickup from any hotel in the Frankfurt am Main area with minibus transportation (if option selected
  • Tour guide
  • Food and drinks
  • Tips
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Meeting point

The meeting point location is at Central Station, Area A, A1-A3. If closed, you can meet in front of the main entrance in the direction of Kaiserstraße where the stop for the hop-on hop-off buses is.

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What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes

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