Baden-Baden
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  • Strasbourg: Black Forest and Baden Baden Day Trip

    1. Strasbourg: Black Forest and Baden Baden Day Trip

    Departing from the city of Strasbourg, take part in a shared small-group day trip that will take you to one of the most emblematic regions of Germany. After meeting with your English-speaking guide in a centrally located meeting point in Strasbourg, depart for the town of Baden-Baden. Cross the nearby border of France into Germany, leaving the Grand Est region and entering the state of Baden Württemberg. The Black Forest is a forested mountain range bordered by the Rhine Valley to both the west and south. The highest peak is the Feldberg with an elevation of 1,493 meters. The name Black Forest comes from the general dark color of the numerous pine trees that grow in this region, and both the Black Forest gateau and cuckoo clock originate from this region. You soon arrive to the town of Baden Baden, a city which has attracted royalty, the rich, and celebrities throughout centuries. Foll...

  • Frankfurt: Full-Day Baden-Baden and Strasbourg Trip

    2. Frankfurt: Full-Day Baden-Baden and Strasbourg Trip

    A longtime favorite with discerning travelers, Baden-Baden is an elegant spa town nestled among verdant hills. You can discover attractions such as its opulent casino with the help of an expert guide, before crossing the border to France to visit Strasbourg’s charming Old Town district, topped by its majestic cathedral. Grand palaces and luxurious villas stand proudly in the beautifully landscaped parks of Baden-Baden, as you stroll down noble avenues and learn why a sophisticated clientele has been coming here for centuries. See the famous Kurhaus (spa resort), and wander the lavish halls of the city’s famous casino. Should you choose to stay in Baden-Baden for a splash in the thermal pools or to try your luck at the roulette tables, you can later rejoin the tour group at a set time in the early evening. If you remain with the tour, you will continue onward for a scenic photo stop at ...

  • Baden Baden: The 'Best Of' Walking Tour

    3. Baden Baden: The 'Best Of' Walking Tour

    Take a leisurely dip in the quaint town of Baden Baden, a UNESCO World Heritage Site which gets its name from its natural springs. Explore the picture-perfect streets of this charming town, a well-known spa retreat since Roman times. Listen to fascinating historical tales about the town from an expert guide, and absorb the sights of this Black Forest beauty. Learn exactly what inspired a famous novel by Dostoevsky, and why the town has been a cultural hotspot for fun-loving visitors for centuries.

  • Baden-Baden: Magic Christmas Walking Tour

    4. Baden-Baden: Magic Christmas Walking Tour

    Join this exclusive tour, available only in the Christmas period, and experience the magic of Baden-Baden. Together with a professional guide, you will visit the most beautifully decorated places in Germany's famous spa town. Take in the charming atmosphere, as you wander the cobblestone streets surrounded with Christmas lights. We will recount the story of the Christmas tree, and the first person in the world to decorate it. You'll discover the magical things that can happen during the Christmas period and learn about Christmas spells. We will also explain some of the most miraculous Christmas legends of Baden-Baden. You will also visit the beautiful Christmas Market, reminiscent of a romantic fairytale. Our local guide will be on hand to give you tips on the best stalls and which food and drinks to try. Fill your heart with Christmas joy and discover Baden-Baden.

  • Baden-Baden: Romantic Walking Tour

    5. Baden-Baden: Romantic Walking Tour

    Join us on this exclusive tour for all the romantics of the world. Together with a professional local guide, you will visit the most romantic places in the Baden-Baden. Baden-Baden is a well-known spa town, perfectly suited for experiencing the finer things in life. You will be spellbound in a charming atmosphere in this quaint and cosy city. Where can you go on a date in the city? And where can you take the most beautiful photos? What magical, romantic tales and nymphs are said to be engraved in the walls and the entrance hall of the Trinkhalle? Your guide will answer these questions and more. You will be surprised how many historic love stories are hidden in the streets, buildings, and parks of the city. From the heartbreaking and tragic, to the hilarious and spicy ones. This tour is especially recommended in the Saint Valentine period.

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