01 May 2013
EXPERIENCE THE ULTIMATE ROAD TRIP THROUGH GERMANY WITH ROCCO FORTE HOTELS THIS SUMMER
London, May 2013 - Rocco Forte Hotels have teamed up with luxury car company Elite Rent-a–Car to offers car enthusiasts an unforgettable road tour of Germany this Summer. Famed for its autobahns, Germany makes for the perfect driving holiday. As part of an exclusive five day tour, guests can take to the road in the latest supercar to discover some of the country’s most stunning landscapes in style.
Starting in Munich, Germany’s most southern metropolis, guests are united with their car of choice, be it the Lamborghini Gallardo, the Ferrari 485 Spider or the Porsche Carrera 911, at The Charles Hotel. Following a briefing, a carefully planned itinerary sees guests setting of for Stuttgart for a visit to the Mercedes-Benz Museum from where they join the German wine route. The country’s oldest scenic drive leads guests to Frankfurt through Germany’s second largest wine growing region which is blessed with a mild, Mediterranean climate and which in addition to medieval castles and century old abbeys boasts several ruins of Roman wine cellars and taverns.
After a restful stay in of the luxurious suites at Villa Kennedy in the capital of the Rheingau region, Frankfurt, the journey continues to Berlin via the fairy-tale like Sanssouci Palace, a major work of Roccoco architecture built above a terraced vineyard and once the summer residence of Frederick the Great. Once in Berlin, guests will be able to explore many of the German capital’s sights such as the Brandenburg Gate, the Pergamon Museum and the Reichstag before checking into their suite at Hotel de Rome for a relaxing end to their driving adventure.
The tour, in partnership with Elite Rent-a-Car is available all year round and includes overnight accommodation at all three Rocco Forte Hotels on a Bed & Breakfast basis; car rental and insurance; a detailed itinerary and a fully programmed navigation unit. The length and routes of the tour, the car and the choice of suite can all be tailored to the guests’ individual wishes. For those wishing to sit back and enjoy the scenic drive, a tour with a chauffeur is also available. To book or for more information, contact Elite Rent-A-Car on T: +41 (0) 22 909 87 87 or visit www.eliterent.com Prices are available on request.