Day 1: Stuttgart, Germany
Arrive in Stuttgart and transfer to your hotel, the stylish boutique property Der Zauberlehrling (The Sorcercer's Apprentice), where each of the nine rooms has been lovingly crafted with its own unique design aesthetic and flair. Set in a lush valley ringed with vineyards, Stuttgart itself is one of the greenest cities in Europe. The citizens pride themselves both on the fine cars built in their city and on their environmentalist spirit. Stuttgart is also one of Germany's top wine-growing centres. With its moderate climate, proximity to the Schwaäbische Alb (Swabian Jura) and unique Swabian heritage, Stuttgart is a great place to experience a vibrant, well-to-do south German city without hordes of tourists. Spend the day at leisure exploring the charming streets, expansive parks, and vibrant nightlife.
Hotel: Der Zauberlehrling. Meals: None
Day 2: Baden Baden, Germany
Transfer from your hotel after breakfast to Ludwigsburg. Arrive at Porsche AG in Ludwigsburg to collect your car for the weekend, a Porsche 911. Savour the winding roads and long open straights of the Black Forest on your journey to the Brenner’s Park Hotel & Spa. Your arrival is greeted with a welcome cocktail, followed by gourmet cuisine and a chance to review the experiences of the day.
Hotel: Brenner's Park Hotel Spa Meals: BLD
Day 3: Black Forest to Ludwigsburg, Germany
After a generous breakfast at the hotel, you can look forward to another memorable day in the 911 on the splendid return journey through the northern Black Forest to Ludwigsburg. Arrival in Ludwigsburg followed by a private limousine transfer back to the comforts of Der Zauberlehrling. After freshening up, a stroll down to the lounge for champagne cocktails and snacks, then sit down to a 6-course menu degustation with accompanying wines, mineral water, cafe in the hotel's intimate restaurant.
Hotel: Der Zauberlehrling. Meals: B,L,D
Day 4: Stuttgart, Germany
This morning enjoy a leisurely breakfast and then say your goodbyes as you return home or continue on with your journeys. Meals: B
Level of Activity: Light: Strolling through city streets, country walking and performance driving. Suitable for all abilities, with some opportunities for extended walks or alternate activities. The minimum age for drivers is 26 years.
Level of Luxury Indulgent - This trip is designed with a focus on indulgence and creature comforts. The accommodation is the best available, which usually means a combination of well-known luxury hotels (Relais & Chateaux, Small Luxury Hotels of the World, Design Hotels, etc) and lesser known gems with plenty of regional character and charm (from wilderness lodges to converted 17th century monasteries). The food is always first rate, with a blend of haute cuisine and regional delicacies, the transportation is discrete and comfortable, the guides are knowledgeable and charming and the events are unique and memorable.
Start: Stuttgart, Germany
Finish: Stuttgart, Germany
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