Germany is a Western European country with a terrain of vast forests, rivers and mountain ranges, and 2 millennia of history. Berlin, its capital, is home to thriving art and nightlife scenes, iconic Brandenburg Gate and many sites relating to WWII. Munich is known for its Oktoberfest and cavernous beer halls, including 16th-century Hofbräuhaus. Frankfurt, with its skyscrapers, houses the European Central Bank.
Staying on the banks of the Rhine in Beautiful Boppard, join us on this relaxing but fascinating tour, direct to the hotel (no overnight stops). Highlights include: 3 scenic cruises, the Drachenfelsbahn, Germany's oldest cog railway, cable car to the Ehrenbreitstein Fortress heritage site, visits to Ahrweiler, Bad Münstereifel and Bonn's famous Haribo factory.
The beautiful city of Dresden, the capital of the Eastern German state of Saxony was completed in 1743. However, 80% of Dresden's historic centre was destroyed in WW11, but has been lovingly reconstructed to its former splendour, making it one of the cultural and architectural highlights of Germany.