Crossroads of European Civilisations - 6 Days / 5 Nights

Crossroads of European Civilisations - 6 Days / 5 Nights

This short tour is ideal for anyone already in France, South-Western Germany or Switzerland  maybe on a study or work placement. It could also be undertaken as part of a pre or post-trip tour on an existing booking with Global Dream Travel. This tour begins in Strasbourg before across the Swiss border into Basel via Freiburg. It includes 4 different countries and includes stunning scenery and architecture.

  • Itinerary and Specifics


    • Witness stunning scenery and architecture in the heart of the Black Forest
    • Meander along the Rhine to experience historic culture and tradition
    • Cover 4 different countries in the space of 6 days 
    • Fully unwind on the Spa day in Baden-Baden
    • Spend the day in the charming 3rd city of Lyon
    • Leave refreshed, educated, informed and seeking to come back for more. 


    • 4 Star Deluxe Acccomodations on a Bed and Breakfast Basis
    • Meet and Greet at designated point
    • Expert driver/guide with total fluency of English and a lot of experience to accommodate your needs. 
    • Comfortable touring vehicle
    • Local knowledge, recommendations and help with any bookings you want to make
    • Porterage - 1 piece per person in and out of hotels

    Not included:

    • Flights - purchase your own flights in and out of destination 
    • Gratuities minimum recommended $10 per person per day
    • Lunches and Dinners - we like our guests to be able to choose their own dining options. We'll recommened the best places for your requirements. 
    • Any entrances to musuems, attractions and concerts 


    Day 1 

    Meet for Breakfast before heading to Basel via the delights of Freiburg. Bask in Basel's finest chocolate and enjoy nice walks in the old town and along the Rhine.

    Day 2 

    Visit Heidelberg in the morning - a famous university town and UNESCO world city on the banks of the Neckar. Visit the Schloss before heading to Stuttgart to visit Mercedez-Benz.

    Day 3 

    This day is dedicated to full time-out for you. Enjoy a spa day in the tranquil town of Baden-Baden, to refresh and revitalise you in the middle of this tour. 

    Day 4

    Today we visit Trier, the old town with city walls. Enjoy the wealthy splendour of Luxembourg, sandwiched between Germany, France and Belgium. 

    Day 5

    Head to the festive and most liberal city in West Germany - today we visit Cologne! Enjoy fantastic food and music before we board the boat for Dusseldorf.

    Day 6 

    Explore the mining history and engineering powerhouse that is the Ruhrgebiet before returning to Dusseldorf to enjoy the culinary delights. Enjoy a schnitzel and tasteful craft beer before we head back to Strasbourg.