Würzburg / Wertheim
Würzburg, the former bishop’s residence counts among the oldest and most beautiful cities of Germany. We will tour the precious Residence Palace, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
World famous ist the magnificent staircase with the brilliant ceiling frescoes of the Venetian artist Tiepolo (see image to the right).
The rooms and halls of the Residence display a unique baroque splendor. On our tour through the city you will come to see the Old Bridge with its charactestic statues of the saints, and the Cathedral St. Kilian, the fourth largest Romanesque Church in Germany.
The might fortress Marienberg, which has been seat of the Prince Bishops for nearly 500 years hosts the Mainfränkisches Museum, one of the largest art collections in our country, including the famous sculptures of Tilman Riemenschneider.
Würzburg is also the centre of the famous Franconian wine and delicious Franconian cooking.
After we have left Würzburg we will bring you to "Wertheim Village", a famous outlet shopping area: world leading brands with fabulous savings. "Shop till you drop" :)
Later we drive back to Frankfurt and arrive there at approx. 6:00 pm.