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Black Forest & Strasbourg at New Year

(Tour code: 17BFN)Titisee, Freiburg and the Triberg Waterfalls

Enjoy a delightful festive break in the heart of the romantic Black Forest. From our base in idyllic Titisee, we visit medieval Freiburg, admire the Triberg waterfalls and journey through stunning winter scenery by rail.

Tour Highlights
  • Titisee in the Black Forest
  • Freiburg
  • Triberg Waterfalls
  • Schwarzwald Railway excursion
  • Höllental Railway
  • Strasbourg
  • New Year's Eve gala dinner with entertainment
What’s Included (Full details)
  • Standard Class Rail
    Heritage Rail Excursions
  • 3-4* Accommodation
    Breakfast Every Day
    Selected Evening Meals
  • Optional Bag Concierge

Itinerary & Map

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Departure Times

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Day 1

London to Titisee

Meet at our exclusive St Pancras departure office for the Eurostar to Paris. Continue to Strasbourg then transfer to Titisee for five nights at the 4* Maritim Hotel. You are served warming mulled wine after check-in.

  • Dinner
Day 2

Freiburg by rail

We take the train to medieval Freiburg today, the Black Forest's capital. Enjoy a guided walking tour, taking in the delightful Old Town and the 14th century Minster. Following the tour you are free to explore further.

  • Breakfast, Dinner
  • Guided Walking Tour
The Black Forest
Day 3


After a relaxed start to the day, travel by coach to Schluchsee, for a festive horse-drawn sleigh ride through the majestic winter landscape.

  • Breakfast, Dinner
  • Excursion
  • Horse-Drawn Sleigh Ride
The Black Forest
Day 4

The Black Forest Panorama on New Year's Eve

Discover the real magic and natural wonders of the Black Forest on an excursion to Triberg Waterfalls today. The Falls have seven separate cascades, and are often frozen, making them a sight to behold. Next you join the Schwarzwald Railway for a journey through icy ravines and snow-covered hills to Donaueschingen. Stretch your legs in this pretty town before boarding the Höllentalbahn Railway, to travel through the imposing Höllen Valley back to Titisee.

  • Breakfast, Dinner
  • Excursions
  • Heritage Rail Journeys
  • Gala Dinner and Entertainment
Lake Titisee
Day 5

New Year's Day Titisee at leisure

New Year's Day is at leisure; take a stroll through Titisee, or unwind and make use of the hotel's facilities.

  • Breakfast, Dinner
Maritim Titisee
Day 6

Leaving Germany behind

Leaving Germany behind, today travel by coach back to Strasbourg, for a night at the Monopole Metropole Hotel.

  • Breakfast
  • Free Day
Day 7

Homeward bound

Join the high-speed TGV to Paris and connect with the Eurostar to London.

  • Breakfast

Please note

Please note that while every departure of this tour will feature the same excursions, the order may differ from that shown above.


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