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Black Forest, Switzerland & AlsaceItinerary

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    • Morning Coffee Morning Coffee
    • Breakfast Breakfast
    • Lunch Lunch
    • Dinner Dinner
    • Drink Drink
    • Afternoon Tea Afternoon Tea
    • Longer walks and steps may be involved on this day Longer walks and steps may be involved on this day
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    Dinner Drink

    1 Travel to the Black Forest

    Travel to the Black Forest

    Meet your One Traveller representative at the main departure airport for your flight. On arrival transfer to your four-star hotel on Lake Titisee for a seven-night stay on a half board basis.

    Evening: drinks reception and three-course evening meal with a drink.

    Breakfast Dinner Drink

    2 Triberg – the world’s largest cuckoo clock

    Triberg – the world’s largest cuckoo clock

    Morning: a half-day excursion to the small town of Triberg, which is home to the world’s largest cuckoo clock and many clockmakers. We include a visit to the German Clock Museum in Furtwangen. Relax in a café or take the short walk to view Germany’s highest waterfall.

    Afternoon: mid-afternoon return to the hotel to relax and enjoy its facilities.

    Evening: dinner in the hotel with a drink.

    Breakfast Dinner Drink

    3 Optional Colmar and Alsace excursion

    Optional Colmar and Alsace excursion

    Morning: with the Rhine on its doorstep and flanked by the blue line of the Vosges mountains, the town of Colmar is the capital of the Alsace region and the central point of the Alsatian wine route. It has quaint streets, restaurants and its own little Venice (Petit Venise) canal district.

    Afternoon: continue to the village of Riquewihr, located amongst vineyards, for an included wine tasting.

    Evening: dinner in the hotel with a drink.

    Breakfast Dinner Drink Longer walks and steps may be involved on this day

    4 Freiburg - Black Forest Panorama Road

    Freiburg - Black Forest Panorama Road

    Morning: a scenic drive over the Black Forest Panorama Road to Freiburg, in the heart of the Black Forest wine growing region. Its medieval centre is dominated by the 12th-century Münster (church) amidst gabled town houses, cobblestoned lanes and café-lined plazas. A short guided walking tour of Freiburg is included before free time.

    Afternoon: mid-afternoon return to the hotel to enjoy its facilities or explore your resort.

    Evening: dinner this evening will be a short drive away at a local rustic farm with its own guest house. In this hillside setting enjoy local hams, cheeses and traditional Black Forest fayre with a drink included.

    Breakfast Dinner Drink Afternoon Tea

    5 Free day - included lake cruise

    Free day - included lake cruise

    Morning: join your fellow travellers for our included cruise on Lake Titisee departing from directly outside the hotel, then enjoy the remainder of the day at your leisure. You could join your Tour Manager and fellow guests for a stroll around the lake to a local inn for lunch (at your own cost).

    Afternoon: enjoy the hotel’s facilities or simply sit back and take in the view from your private balcony. Join your fellow Travellers for tea/coffee and some famous Black Forest Gateau

    Evening: dinner in the hotel with a drink.

    Breakfast Dinner Drink

    6 The Rhine Falls and Switzerland

    The Rhine Falls and Switzerland

    Morning: this full-day included excursion starts with a ride on the scenic twists and turns of the Sauschwänzlebahn or Pigtail Steam Railway through the region close to the Swiss border to see the stunning Rhine Falls at Schaffhausen, where we include a boat ride to the Falls.

    Afternoon: you continue to the beautiful Swiss riverside town of Stein am Rhein for some free time.

    Evening: dinner in the hotel with a drink.

    Breakfast Dinner Drink

    7 St Blasien and the Feldberg cable car

    St Blasien and the Feldberg cable car

    Morning: a very short distance from Titisee is Schluchsee, the largest lake in the region, where we include a scenic lake cruise before continuing to St Blasien with its impressive domed monastery. This will be followed by an included cable car ride up the Feldberg, the highest point of the Black Forest.

    Afternoon: mid-afternoon return to the hotel to enjoy its facilities or continue your exploration of the resort.

    Evening: farewell drink and dinner in the hotel with a drink.

    Breakfast

    8 Return to the UK

    Return to the UK

    After a relaxed breakfast transfer to the airport for your return scheduled flight to the UK.