The Black Forest

Sunday 3rd – Friday 8th May 2020

From £885pp

Named after its dark canopy of evergreen trees, the Black Forest is the perfect rural escape where days unfold in a flurry of medieval town visits, scenic boat trips and waterfall wonderment. Full of fairytale charm, you’ll experience traditional German culture as you marvel at the World’s Largest Cuckoo Clock, cruise along Lake Titisee and discover the treasures of Freiburg Munster. The perfect place to unwind at the end of the day a slice of gateau and Trefoil friends.

Experience rural Germany
Visit the World's Largest Cuckoo Clock
Discover 600 years of Black Forest history
  • What’s Included
    • 5 nights’ half board accommodation based on twin share rooms
    • Return flights from the UK to resort airport
    • Return airport transfers
    • Coach transfers to all pre-organised excursions
    • Services of a Venture Abroad Representative throughout the trip
    • Travel insurance for passengers aged 85 and under
    Excursions:
    • Lake Titisee Boat Trip
    • Triberg Falls Visit
    • World’s Largest Cuckoo Clock
    • Black Forest Open-Air Museum & Guided Tour
    • Freiburg Munster Entrance & Guided Tour
    • Return Schauinslandbahn Gondola Trip
    • German Clock Museum

    Prices are per paying passenger and based on 2 people sharing a twin room and a minimum of 22 paying passengers.

  • Sample Itinerary

    Day 1

    Depart the UK for Stuttgart, transfer to your hotel and enjoy your first evening meal.

    Day 2

    After breakfast, depart for a boat trip on Lake Titisee, followed by the German Clock Museum to learn about the iconic Cuckoo Clock. Evening meal at your hotel.

    Day 3

    Enjoy breakfast before transferring to the Black Forest Open-Air Museum, where a guided tour will give you an insight into the area’s traditional lifestyle and culture. Spend the afternoon at leisure at your hotel, where you can go swimming or relax on the sun terrace.

    Day 4

    Following breakfast, stop by the World’s Largest Cuckoo Clock before visiting the Triberg Falls. Spend some time in the town of Triberg, then return to your hotel for dinner.

    Day 5

    Head to Freiburg for a guided tour of Frieburg Munster. Then spend the afternoon at leisure where you can visit the Cathedral Market. Evening meal at your hotel.

    Day 6

    After breakfast, depart Stuttgart for the UK.

  • Accommodation

    Landhotel Rebstock

    This 3-star, traditionally-styled spa hotel is the perfect retreat, located just 2km from Triberg. Stay in cosy rooms which feature a TV, hairdryer and free Wi-Fi. When it’s time to relax, enjoy the hotel swimming pool, sun terrace and sauna, as well as delicious home-cooked food at the restaurant.

    • Located just 2km from Triberg
    • Swimming pool and sauna
    • Free Wi-Fi
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