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Discover Germany's Romantic Road With Nordique's Cycle, Self-Drive or Escorted Packages

17/06/2009 19:51

Los Angeles (PRNewswire / WorldTourismNews)  - Germany's Romantic Road still retains its medieval charm with its scenic countryside, walled towns and picturesque and historic villages. Nordique Tours is offering specially designed cycling, driving or escorted packages to discover this former Middle Ages trade route.


Nordique Tours self-drive Romantic Road tour begins in Frankfurt with stops in Rothenburg, Dinkelsbuhl, Nordlingen, Augsburg, Weis, Hohenschwangau, and Munich. Priced beginning at $599 per person, double occupancy, the tour covers four nights of accommodations, a Sixt rental car for four days, daily breakfast, city walk in Rothenburg, night watchman tour in Dinkelsbuhl, Augsburg city tour and entrance fees to Neuschwanstein Castle. Rates are based on driving a BMW-1 series car (manual transmission) with GPS and include VAT tax and basic insurance. Other car types are available.


Cycle through the Romantic Road's most enchanting areas from Wuerzburg to Fuessen using Nordique Tours' customized itinerary. The route is gentle countryside that runs along the Tauber and Wornitz rivers before it crosses the Danube and heads South.


Beginning with five days/four nights, Nordique Tours will tailor the trip based on the cyclist's expertise and the mileage covered each day. This basic package is $557, per person, double occupancy or $892 for single. Additional days may be added for $139 per day, double occupancy or $225 for single through October 15, 2009. The package includes four nights accommodations, daily breakfast, a city sightseeing voucher for a walk or castle visit and luggage transfers from each hotel to the next on the itinerary. Bicycle rentals are $26 per day, using all terrain bikes with seven gear transmission, lights and carrier. Helmets are required in Germany and must be brought on the trip since rentals are not available.

Nordique Tours also offers nine days/eight nights escorted package from $1469 per person, double occupancy or $1885 for single. The package includes eight nights of accommodations, welcome and farewell dinners, daily breakfast, professional English and Spanish speaking guide, modern air-conditioned motorcoach, baggage handling for one piece of luggage, Rhine River cruise from Raudesheim to St. Goarshausen, excursions and city tours not considered optional, taxes, service fees and entrance fees to many sites including Olympic Tower and Nymphenburg Palace in Munich, and Heidelberg, Neuschwanstein, and Linderhof Castles. Departures dates are available through October 17, 2009.

For more information about these specially priced packages call Nordique Tours at 1-800-995-7997 (Monday through Friday, 7 a.m.-5 p.m. PT) or visit its web site at or


Nordique Tours is owned and operated by Picasso Travel, one of the largest air consolidators in North America in business for more than 28 years. The company is a member of ASTA, IATA, CLIA, USACA, ARC and BTC.

For more information contact:

Nancy Vaughan of Vaughan Communications

Tel.: +1-602-912-9126

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