BLACK FOREST SCENIC DRIVING TOUR
UP TO • 1160 KM • 4 SCENIC DRIVES • 5 NIGHTS • PORSCHE & MERCEDES MUSEUM • BLACK FOREST B500 HOLIDAY ROUTE • HOHENZOLLERN CASTLE • SPA-TOWN OF BADEN-BADEN • STRASBOURG • VOSGES MOUNTAINS IN THE FRENCH ALSACE • SCHLUMPF CAR COLLECTION • CHATEAU HAUT-KOENIGSBOURG
GERMANY 🇩🇪 FRANCE 🇫🇷 MARCH — NOVEMBER
🛬 STUTTGART, GERMANY
Fly to Stuttgart in Germany — and be immersed in the history and passion behind two of the world's leading car marques: Mercedes and Porsche. Visit the iconic Museums in town. The following days go on a scenic drive in the car of your choice and explore the Black Forest with some of the loveliest scenery and best hotels in Germany.
Enjoy autobahn runs and drive the scenic roads of the Black Forest to the picturesque spa-town of Baden-Baden. On your journey visit various sights, like the majestic Hohenzollern Castle. Even extended your drive and include a loop into the neighbouring French Alsace with a stay at Strasbourg (F).
Flexible itineraries of 4 — 6 days. Always included is beautiful Black Forest High Road (B500).
⚠️ Museums are closed every Monday! ⚠️ To combine your visit to the Porsche Museum with a factory tour please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
DAY 2 — TOUR 1 — SCENIC B500 ROUTE & SPA
After a solid German breakfast leave Stuttgart and drive to Hohenzollern Castle in less than an hour from your hotel — explore the ancestral seat of the Hohenzollern dynasty before you reach the Black Forest. The Nature Reserve is a rolling landscape of green pastures and picturesque villages surrounded by forested hills.
Follow the fast sweeping curves of the Black Forest High Road all the way to the spa-town of Baden-Baden where you will be based for the night. Once arrived stroll down the promenade of the town and enjoy a delicious dinner in the beautiful centre of the town — all in walking distance from your hotel.
Also in walking distance is the Caracalla Spa — more than 4,000m² for relaxing and bathing in hot thermal waters. Numerous pools and the Roman-styled sauna complex with its outdoor area in the picturesque castle gardens invite you to relax.
4* Superior Aqua Aurelia Suites, Baden-Baden
PORSCHE & MERCEDES DRIVING TOUR STUTTGART GERMANY
DAY 3 — TOUR 2 — BLACK FOREST HIGH ROAD
Out of Baden-Baden you will get to drive the most scenic part of the Black Forest High Road a second time, but in the opposite direction. If you travel with a fellow passenger it might be good opportunity to give up the steering wheel for some time to share the experience of this exciting road.
After this iconic stretch of the B500 Route we have set up some of the most beautiful back-roads of the Black Forest for you and included a stop at the Triberg Waterfalls. Further south you can visit at the open-air museum about life in the forest hundred years ago before having a piece of Black Forest cake at 13th century old Castle.
The final stretch will take you over the good old German Autobahn back to Stuttgart you can make further plans for the evening, while we pick up the car from your hotel.
4* Superior Arcotel Camino, Stuttgart
DAY 4 — DEPARTURE FROM STUTTGART 🛫
TOUR EXTENSION INTO FRENCH ASLACE
DRIVE 1 — BLACK FOREST HIGHLANDS — 1st NIGHT IN STRASBOURG
DRIVE 2 — VOSGES MOUNTAINS LOOP — 2nd NIGHT IN STRASBOURG
➕ OPTIONAL DRIVE 1
STRASBOURG IN FRENCH ALSACE
Instead of returning back to Stuttgart after your stay in Baden-Baden you can include a night at the capital of the French Alsace — Strasbourg. The first part of the extra driving day will still feature to drive the most scenic part of the Black Forest High Road a second time in the opposite direction.
We keep the rest of the drive relatively short to allow enough time for you to explore Strasbourg, where we will be based in the centre in walking distance to the Old Town.
4* Hôtel Les Haras, Strasbourg
➕ OPTIONAL DRIVE 2
Stay a second night in Strasbourg to get to drive the a loop of French Alsace featuring the scenic roads of the Vosges mountain range. We route you out of France to pick up a stretch of the German Autobahn and then back into France to visit the iconic car collection Schlumpf. The museum is at leading car exhibition in the world! Porsche, Bugatti, Rolls-Royce, Mercedes — all the prestigious car-makes are on display.
After your visit enjoy the high roads of the Vosges Mountains and visit he famous Château Haut-Koenigsbourg before returning to your hotel in Strasbourg.
4* Hôtel Les Haras, Strasbourg