5 days in Castle Road Itinerary

5 days in Castle Road Itinerary

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5 days in Castle Road Itinerary

Start: Singapore
+2
Fly + subway + train:  18​h 30​min
1
Rothenburg
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
2
Heidelberg
— 2 nights
Fly:  16​h
End: Singapore

2
nights
Rothenburg

Rothenburg ©
An old imperial city, Rothenburg is the main tourist stop on the scenic Romantic Road of Bavaria.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sat): admire the natural beauty at Burggarten, steep yourself in history at Gerlachschmiede, steep yourself in history at Town Walls, then see the interesting displays at Medieval Crime Museum (Mittelalterliches Kriminalmuseum), then take a stroll through Vieille Ville, and finally contemplate the long history of Siebers Tower. On the 20th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the striking features of Stadt Rothenburg ob der Tauber, make a trip to Das Plonlein, then explore the historical opulence of Marienburg Fortress, then explore the historical opulence of Würzburg Residence, and finally take in the views from Alte Mainbruecke.

To find reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Rothenburg trip planning site .

Singapore, Singapore to Rothenburg is an approximately 18.5-hour combination of flight and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 7 hours traveling from Singapore to Rothenburg. Traveling from Singapore in October, things will get colder in Rothenburg: highs are around 15°C and lows about 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) so you can drive to Heidelberg.

Things to do in Rothenburg

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trip

Wurzburg
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Würzburg Residence ©
Würzburg Residence
Altstadt ©
Altstadt
Town Walls ©
Town Walls

2
nights
Heidelberg

Heidelberg ©
A vibrant university city, Heidelberg is nestled in the picturesque Neckar river valley.
On the 21st (Mon), contemplate the long history of Student Jail (Studentenkarzer), explore the historical opulence of Schloss Heidelberg, then take a stroll through Altstadt (Old Town), then snap pictures at Carl Theodor Old Bridge (Alte Brucke), and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Philosophers' Way (Philosophenweg).

To find ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Heidelberg online tour itinerary planner .

Traveling by car from Rothenburg to Heidelberg takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. In October, daily temperatures in Heidelberg can reach 17°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Heidelberg

Historic Sites Parks Neighborhoods
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Schloss Heidelberg ©
Schloss Heidelberg
Altstadt (Old Town) ©
Altstadt (Old Town)
Carl Theodor Old Bridge (Alte Brucke) ©

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