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A 7 days family tour from Hamburg to Frankfurt with an option of Self-drive (without guide) • Discover the most beautiful places of the most famous fairy tales • Find out where Cinderella apparently lived • Visit the region where Little Red Riding Hood was born

Program Type

Private touring

Vehicle Type for Touring

Car or Small Van AC

Detailed Itinerary

Arrival in Hamburg and transfer to your hotel and the "Miniature Wold".

After breakfast travel to Bremen, where you visit the wonderful town hall and the statue of Roland, the cathedral and old fishing district of Schnorr.
Here the Route of the Fairy Tales begins, where one of the most famous tales has its origins, the Bremen Town Musicians. In addition, you can get to know the Universum Bremen, a place where science becomes an adventure.

Today pass by several beautiful villages: Verden, famous for its horses, Nienburg with its historic center and Rinteln, the city of castles. Arrival in Hameln where the tale of the Pied Piper of Hameln originated. Every Sunday from May to September, there is a free performance telling its story. After, visit the German Fairy-Tale museum, in Bad Oeynhausen.

Continue to Polle, known for the ruins of a castle where - the rumor says - Cinderella lived. Passing by beautiful villages like Höxter and Fürstenberg,
you also see the authentic castle of the Sleeping Beauty in Sababurg. Arrival in Kassel, where the brothers Grimm began to write their world-renowned stories.

Today you have a full day to do a circuit route around Kassel, with its small villages and beautiful landscapes where the Puss in Boots and Snowwhite
lived. Do not miss a visit of Göttingen, where the brothers Grimm have taught at the University. Travel continues to the Bergpark in Wilhelmshöhe,
the only park of hills in Europe, with romantic nature and a fascinating fountain (UNESCO World Heritage). The water show runs from May 30th until the beginning of October, every Wednesday, as well as on Sundays and holidays, at 2:30 p.m.

Departure to the south. In Neukirchen you can visit the House of Fairy Tales. And in Schwalmstadt you are in the region where the Little Red Riding Hood was born. Arrival in Marburg, one of the best preserved medieval towns in the country, here you will visit its palace and museum.

The first stop today has to be in Steinau, where the brothers Grimm lived and spent their childhood. En route to Frankfurt you can stop in Hanau, native town of the Grimm brothers. Enjoy visiting Wilhelmsbad, an ancient spa complex surrounded by a large state park in Hanau. If you travel between May and July, you can attend the Festival of Tales in Hanau. After continue to the Frankfurt Airport. End of services.


Private Tour:
Accommodation in 3* hotels
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
Admissions to the Miniatur Welt, Universum Bremen, The German Fair-
Tale Museum and Bergpark (opened Wed-Sun), Marburg Palace and Museum (opened Tues - Sun)
Private transfers: Arrival and Departure


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


Travel period: Jan 01, 2021 - Mar 31, 2022
Departure dates: daily

Supplement cost for child is available on request

Prices subject to availability.


Trip Highlights

Hamburg - Bremen - Hameln - Hannover - Kassel - Marburg - Steinau - Hanau - Frankfurt

Departure Period

01 Jan, 2021 to 31 Mar, 2022
AUD 4,068 P P twin share

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