8 day independent tour You hike along the huge vineyards of Germany’s second largest wine growing district, with a pleasant climate and ancient culture dating back to the settlement by Romans. Get a good insight into wine-growing, even staying on a vineyard estate. Day to Day Itinerary
8 day independent tour
You hike along the huge vineyards of Germany’s second largest wine growing district, with a pleasant climate and ancient culture dating back to the settlement by Romans. Get a good insight into wine-growing, even staying on a vineyard estate.
Day to Day Itinerary
Deidesheim – Neustadt a.d. Weinstrasse approx. 10 km
This day is dedicated to pleasure and recuperation. Walk from Deidesheim across the Pfalz balcony. Here many beautiful wine-grower estates with excellent cuisine and stunning views of the vineyards into Rhine Plain provide unforgettable memories. You reach Neustadt, the largest wine town of Germany with its historic centre. Overnight in Neustadt a.d. Weinstrasse.
Neustadt – St. Martin approx. 18 km
You start in the midst of vineyards and walk to castle Hambach. Enjoy walking in Forest of Pfalz, visiting stunning scenic view points. In the evening you stay at the border between forest and wine. Overnight St. Martin.
St. Martin – Landau approx. 21 km
Pfalz has a lot of local colour and history, e.g. true leathersocks lived in Edenkoben. The second highlight of today is Landau, with its charming centre and ancient fortress. Overnight in Landau.
Landau – Bad Bergzabern approx. 22 km
The southern German Wine Strasse has a very unique flair. Enjoy this marvellous hike of vineyards as well as a visit of the ancient monastery in Klingenmünster and the ruins of fortress Landeck. Visit the thermal spa and historic old town of Bad Bergzabern. We highly recommend a visit of the local inn “Gasthof Engel”! Overnight in Bad Bergzabern.
Individual departure or extra days
The little health resort has a number of recreational facilities to enjoy, or perhaps visit the surrounding wine towns.
Schedule & Price
Daily departures from April through October
|Price per person||CAD $775|
|Optional dinner plan – 7 x 3-course dinners||$300|
|Extra nights pre or post tour||$80|
|Tour Rating – easy
Relaxed walking on good walking trails. Daily distances up to 5 hours. You should be in good health and have enough endurance for distances up to 15 km.
|This tour includes:|
* Personal welcome and supply of tour information pack