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The Romantic Road

One of the most famous driving routes for visitors from all over the world is the Romantic Road in Germany. Starting from Wurzburg and ending in Fussen, the drive over 400km will take you through the most beautiful historic towns and show you some of the most spectacular scenery. You are guaranteed to dream about coming back, and wanting to share your experience with everyone.

There is something for everyone on the Romantic Road - whether you’re interested in art and culture, sports, music or a big history buff you will be overwhelmed with excitement at what this route has to offer your holiday.

If you love wine then Wurzburg is a great place to start, with amazing outdoor bars, restaurants and local cafes to choose from there is so much see and do. A must see in Wurzburg is The Residenz Palace, one of the most well-known castles and has been listed on the UNESCO World Cultural Heritage Site. Following the road south, the route goes through the Taubertal region, the Nördlinger Ries located in the middle of a giant crater, and the charming Lechfeld plain.

The next region is Pfaffenwinkel, a region famous for its churches and unspoiled landscape in the slopes of the Upper Bavarian Alps. Here, seek out the pilgrimage church Wieskirche in Steingaden, another World Heritage Site before ending up at our final destination in Fussen where you will find the famous King Ludwig's fairytale castles.

It’s no wonder why this drive is called ‘The Romantic Road’ because you will just fall in love with it!


Fall in love with Germany's Romantic Road

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