Europe Forums

Post New Topic

Recent Activity

  • Announcement:
  • Recent Spam Attacks
    by mkataoka Fodor's Editor | Posted on Nov 28, 16 at 01:31 PM
View all Europe activity »
  1. 1 Scotland-Looking for itinerary advice for 9 day trip
  2. 2 마카오호텔 ...ค้้้้้้้้้้้้้접 속:vtk17.COM.+//
  3. 3 Urgent- Pleaseee HELP - Spain, Italy or France for Xmass and New years
  4. 4 Euro Travel & Trivia Quiz #139
  5. 5 LIsbon
  6. 6 Where to weekend away from Frankfurt
  7. 7 Corfu
  8. 8 Chios and Mesta Chios
  9. 9 Trip Report Back from Paris
  10. 10 Copenhagen to Stockholm
  11. 11 Boston to Le Marche - which airport?
  12. 12 Which airport for Bellagio?
  13. 13 International Flight Question
  14. 14 Ireland in April-Day trips from Galway base
  15. 15 After Beaune, need suggestions for the next 10 days
  16. 16 UK: "Ghost Trains!"
  17. 17 Trip suggestion
  18. 18 great hotel and food in Lyon
  19. 19 Island hopping Croatia - into nature/hiking
  20. 20 Mont St. Michel in winter
  21. 21 Travel insurance for Dutch residents question
  22. 22 Paris and London Christmas / NY EVE
  23. 23 Trip Report Dijon in December!
  24. 24 5 Day trip with wife & teens - Nice to Paris
  25. 25 Summer Travel order
View next 25 » Back to the top

Germany and Switzerland in July

Jump to last reply

Hi everyone! Looking for some advice from travellers. I will be travelling to Germany & Switzerland with my family. Our dates of travel will be July 8th - 26th (19 days). We're interested primarily in seeing historical sites (museums, castles, ruins), arts & culture and certainly a bit of nature! We are all generally in good shape and are able to walk all day long with no difficulties.

We are likely flying into Frankfurt, as it is the cheapest option (we are from Canada). We are considering flying home from either Frankfurt or Zurich, but we are open to suggestions. Here are the cities / sights we are hoping to see! Again, open to your suggestions!

Berlin
Rothenburg
Munich
The Black Forest
Rhine River Valley
Castle Neuschwanstein
Romantic Road
Baden Baden
Heidelberg
Trier
Zurich
Lucerne

I realize this list is quite ambitious. Could anyone help me out in whittling it down, or perhaps suggesting the best route?
We are hoping to travel by train. I've been looking into the Eurail Germany-Switzerland pass, but I've heard some tales of caution with these passes. Could anyone care to elaborate?

Finally, this is a bit of a sidenote, but I am hoping to extend my stay in Europe after this family trip for a few extra weeks on my own. I'm 22 and looking for a youth organization I could volunteer or intern with. If anyone has any leads, I'm all ears!

Thanks!

43 Replies |Back to top

Sign in to comment.

Advertisement