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Overview
A 5 days Religious tour from Berlin to Frankfurt with an option of Private touring or Self drive

Program Type

Private touring

Vehicle Type for Touring

Car or Small Van AC

Detailed Itinerary

Welcome and transfer to your hotel. The rest of the day is free to explore the city at your leisure.

The trip begins with a city tour of Berlin. Visit attractions like the Brandenburg Gate, the cathedral of Berlin, the German Parliament building and the lovely boulevards. Then travel to the city of Wittenberg, where you will visit the house of Martin Luther that has been transformed into the most important museum of the Reformation. Next, visit the Luther’s tomb in the Schlosskirche church. We also stop by the St. Mary church

The tour continues to Torgau, traveling through the landscape along the Elbe River. In Torgau, visit the Hartenfels Palace and its chapel, the first Reformation church consecrated by Luther. Also visit the grave of Katharina von Bora, Luther’s wife. Pause in front of the building where the main ideas in the articles of Torgau were developed. In the afternoon, arrive in Leipzig, the site of the famous debate between Johann Eck and Martin Luther. Sightseeing tour of Leipzig and visit to the Thomaskirche church. Also get to see the city hall and the St. Nikolai church, where the prayers for peace against the communist dictatorship began

After breakfast travel to Eisleben, “the City of Martin Luther” and UNESCO World Heritage Monument. In Eisleben visit the house where Luther was born and where he died. Other attractions on your itinerary include the church of St. Peter and St. Paul, where he was baptized, as well as the church of St. Andrews, where he held his final sermon. In the afternoon, continue to Erfurt, where Luther became a monk. Also have the
opportunity to visit the Augustine Monastery, Martin Luther’s religious community.

In the morning there is time for sightseeing in Erfurt. Attractions include the St. Mary church and Krämerbrücke bridge. The tour continues to Eisenach. Take a guided tour of the impressive Wartburg Castle, where Luther translated the New Testament into German. Visit the Latin school and Bach Museum, a UNESCO World Heritage Monument. The tour concludes in Frankfurt.

Inclusions

Private Tour:
Accommodation in the hotel category of choice
Daily buffet breakfast & City Tax
Transportation by car or minivan during the entire tour
English speaking driver-guide during the entire tour
Visits and excursions as mentioned with additional local guide in Wittenberg
Admission to Luther‘s home in Wittenberg and Eisleben, the Augustine monastery in Erfurt, the Bach museum in Eisenach and the Wartburg Castle

Exclusions

International airfares
Optional activities
Other meals, drinks, tips and other personal expenses or services not specified on the program
Personal equipment
Travel insurance
Gratuities
Voluntary tips for guides or drivers
Travel and medical insurance
Any items not mentioned as included

Notes

Travel period: Jan 01, 2020 - Mar 31, 2021
Departure dates: daily

Prices subject to availability.
Min. 2 persons

Self-drive (without guide): price is available on request

Includes

Accommodation in the hotel category of choice
Daily buffet breakfast & City Tax
Economy-category rental car
Unlimited mileages, A/C
Mandatory insurances (please ask for details)

Not included (Self-drive)

Personal expenses, gasoline, parking fees, speeding fines, winter tires, GPS, Maps, One Way fee etc.

Trip Highlights

Berlin - Wittenberg - Torgau - Leipzig - - Eisleben - Erfurt - Eisenach - Frankfurt

Departure Period

01 Jan, 2020 to 31 Mar, 2021
AUD 4,323 P P twin share
AUD 4,649 P P single

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