German River Castles
The castles and communities of the German rivers Rhine, Neckar, and Main
Munich and King Ludwig's Castles
Munich, Neuschwanstein, and Herrenchiemsee
Tour Destinations in Austria
Innsbruck, Salzburg, and Vienna
Large Pictures of Winter Scenes and Tour Highlights.
Individual images of the above tour features, organized by location, for selective viewing of enlargements.

The Slideshows and the Gallery present the same images in the same sequence, but using different techniques.  The Slideshows are effortless. The gallery has more comprehensive captions.

Detailed Itinerary Destination Maps
2-page printer-friendly PDF including:
-  Tour Destinations map from the top of this page, and
-  Pictorial map of castles along the Rhine Gorge from Rudesheim to Boppard.
Links to Sources of More Detailed Information
Clickable links to detailed articles on major tour itinerary features

Dates, Prices and Reservations

Complete printable itinerary in PDF format >


This tour is offered on the following basis:

Tour prices are for the land segment only.  Air fare is not included.

Prices are per person, in U.S. dollars, based on double occupancy.

Single occupancy is available for a single supplement charge, triple occupancy rates are reduced, and there is a special rate for a child 8 to 16 years old sharing a room with two adults.

Guaranteed Departure:  This tour is guaranteed to operate as scheduled and will not be cancelled due to a low level of participation.

A deposit of US $ 400 per person is required to secure a reservation on these tours.

Personal expenses, lunches and gratuities for the driver and local guides are not included.

Note re Inflation:  Due to inflation in the general economy and additional inflation in the travel industry prices may need to be increased in mid-season.  Prices in effect at the time deposits are paid are guaranteed not to change.

Best of Germany and Austria Tour  –  2024 Departure Dates

Your overnight
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Friday, June 14, 2024 Available - Book Now
Friday, September 20, 2024 Available - Book Now

Best of Germany and Austria Tour  –  2024 Prices

Accommodation Price Per Person 
Double Occupancy US $ 3,699
Single Occupancy US $ 3,999
Triple Occupancy US $ 3,199
Child 8-16 with 2 Adults US $ 2,299


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Contact Information


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