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Germany, Italy, Switzerland and Austria

Discover the Old-World charm of ancient walled cities, historic castles and lovely countryside while we take you along scenic byways to famous places.

29 Day Tour - 2,230 Miles

Join our European RV tour and travel with us along the Rhine River where medieval castles catch your eye, tour historic Heidelberg and the lovely Black Forest. Enjoy the cobblestone streets in 15th century Lucerne. Climb up the Leaning Tower of Pisa and admire the countless art masterpieces in Florence. Discover the ‘Eternal City’, Rome, and throw a coin into the Trevi Fountain. Enjoy a gondola tour and a drink on the famous Saint Mark's Square in Venice. See the magnificent Alps when our motorhome tour continues through Switzerland and Austria.

Season 2018

  • Depart USA / Canada May 2nd
  • Arrival in Frankfurt May 3rd
  • Return from Frankfurt May 31st
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Season 2019

  • Depart USA / Canada April 30th
  • Arrive in Frankfurt May 1st
  • Return from Frankfurt May 29th
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Day 1

We meet you at the airport in Frankfurt (Germany) and accompany you to your comfortable hotel. Before a welcome dinner you meet your fellow caravanners and we familiarize you with the planned tour and events.

Day 2

After a breakfast buffet you get your fully equipped motorhome. Following motorhome orientation we stock up on supplies in a supermarket. Your overseas RV adventure starts with a drive along the lovely Rhine valley to Koblenz.

Day 3

Today a local guide shows us the magnificent castle, Burg Eltz. Then we continue along the scenic vineyard area of the Mosel River, visit a family owned winery and have dinner in a restaurant.

Days 4 & 5

Traveling over the Hunsrück mountains we come to historic Heidelberg. You will fall in love with this old university town, where we have a walking tour and dinner in an old student restaurant.

Day 6

Our scenic route leads us through the Black Forest. You see many quaint villages and a wonderful countryside. We visit the Black Forest Open Air Museum before we arrive in Freiburg.

Day 7

This morning we go to downtown Freiburg for a guided tour of the famous Muenster cathedral which is surrounded by a lively farmers market. You may sample the local food specialties before we leave to head toward Switzerland.

Day 8

In the morning a local guide shows us beautiful Lucerne on a walking tour through the old town. Then you are free to explore Lucerne on your own, take a boat cruise on Lake Lucerne or make an excursion up one of the mountain peaks. In the evening we meet you for a typical fondue dinner and have fun at a folklore show.

Day 9

Today is an exciting travel day when we cross the Alps and arrive in the afternoon at the Italian Riviera.

Day 10

Like the locals we take a public bus to the picturesque little fishing village of Portofino, well known for attracting the rich and famous. Then we drive along the beautiful Mediterranean coast to Pisa.

Day 11

On a guided tour of the amazing cathedral and the famous bell tower, the Leaning Tower of Pisa, you find out that there is much more to see than just the tower.

Day 12

We visit Florence, the capital of Tuscany. A local guide shows us the unique sites of this marvelous city and we will also see Michelangelo‘s statue of David in the Accademia museum.

Day 13

Today we drive along a scenic road through the olive groves of Tuscany and the vineyards of Chianti. After several stops we arrive in the afternoon at our campground on Lake Bolsena. In the evening we have a delicious dinner in the nearby four star restaurant.

Days 14 & 15

After a visit to the old town of Bolsena, a short drive brings us to our RV park on the Tiber River on the outskirts of Rome. The next morning we take our charter bus for a full day guided sightseeing tour of Rome. We see Vatican City, the Pantheon, the Trevi Fountain, the Colosseum and much more. A three course lunch is hosted in a typical restaurant.

Day 16

A day to explore Rome on your own! Visit the Spanish Steps, the Roman Forum or just rest in one of the countless sidewalk cafes and watch the passing show.

Day 17

Today we travel through the hillside country of Umbria before we arrive at our campground right on the lagoon of Venice. We host dinner at the rustic campground restaurant.

Days 18 & 19

This morning we have a romantic Gondola tour of the canals. Later we relax while sipping a drink on the famous St. Mark‘s Square. Then we meet our local guide for a walking sightseeing tour. The next day is free to explore more of Venice or to take an excursion boat to the islands of Murano, Burano and Torcello.

Day 20

On our way to Innsbruck in Austria we have many wonderful views when we cross the Alps on an easy-to-drive Autobahn. In the evening we host dinner in a typical Austrian restaurant.

Day 21

Enjoy a guided tour of lovely Innsbruck with the historic old town, the Golden Roof, St. James Cathedral and much more. The afternoon is free to relax in one of the side walk cafes or to ride a funicular up the mountains or to the ski jump

Day 22

A scenic drive through lovely countryside brings us back to Germany where we have a sightseeing tour of the fairytale castle of King Ludwig, Neuschwanstein.

Days 23 & 24

After an easy drive we arrive in Munich, where we have a sightseeing tour in the afternoon. After a typical Bavarian dinner we visit the famous Hofbrauhaus brewery and beer hall for a fun-filled evening. The next day is free to explore the many sights, museums and galleries on your own.

Day 25

Along the Romantic Road we visit some of the medieval towns like Dinkelsbühl and Rothenburg.

Days 26

Today we arrive in the well-known Rhine wine town of Ruedesheim. A nice walk along the lovely Rhine River brings us to our restaurant in the fun loving atmosphere of the Drosselgasse alley. You may dance to live music and sample the wines.

Day 27

Today we board a cruise boat to enjoy the view of the romantic old castles which line the Rhine and visit the and visit to the view point at the Rheinfels Castle ruin.

Days 28 & 29

We return the rentals, and then transfer to our comfortable hotel in downtown Frankfurt. You may explore the lively city center before we have our tasty farewell dinner. After a breakfast buffet next morning you get a transfer to the airport.

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Prices 2018

  • $ 8,190 per person (two in an RV)
  • $ 5,190 additional person
  • $ 9,750 solo traveler
  • for RV upgrade add $ 1,300
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Prices 2019

  • $ 8,240 per person (two in an RV)
  • $ 5,230 additional person
  • $ 9,790 solo traveler
  • for RV upgrade add $ 1,300
Reservation Request

The tour price includes:

Rental Motorhomes

  • New or almost new 20 ft. class C diesel motorhomes with stick shifts
  • Fully equipped with bedding, camping chairs, dishes etc.
  • Vehicle insurance (€1,300 deductible)
  • Unlimited mileage
  • Full propane tank

Transfers

  • Airport to hotel on arrival day
  • Hotel to rental company
  • Transfers to all activities included in our itineraries
  • Rental company to hotel
  • Hotel to airport on departure day

Meals

  • Welcome dinner
  • 2 breakfast buffets (Greece tour 3 breakfast buffets)
  • Various other meals in fine restaurants as described in the itinerary
  • Choice of one beverage (soft drink, beer or wine) with meals
  • Farewell dinner

Hotel

  • 2 nights first class hotel (Greece Tour 3 nights)

Campground Fees

  • Fees for the best available campgrounds
  • Including electrical hook-up 

Sightseeing Tours and Local Guides

  • Our sightseeing tours always include an experienced local guide
  • Entrance fees to all the sights
  • For big cities like Rome, Athens, Stockholm or London we have our own charter bus which picks us up at the campground

Experienced Wagonmaster & Tailgunner

  • We are there for you at all times en route, during sightseeing and on the campgrounds

Toll Roads

  • All street tolls that we can pay in advance via vignette or transponders are included
  • Cash tolls are not included (approx. €50-150 on some tours, mostly in Italy, Greece, France and Spain)

Ferries and Toll Bridges

  • Greece tour: Cruise the Adriatic Sea on one of the new and excellent ferries to and from Greece and to and from Mykonos Island
  • Scandinavia tour: comfortable ferries, toll for the long new suspension bridges
  • UK tour: comfortable ferries to and from France to England and to and from Ireland

Navigation Aids

  • Detailed trip-logs with itinerary and driving directions, personally prepared
  • Road maps

Daily Briefings

  • Every afternoon we meet for a briefing at which we provide you with detailed information on the next day