We are looking for recommendations and suggestion and potential changes to our itinerary through southern Germany. We will arrive by our Toyota 4Runner in the late afternoon of 7 Sept. -- we will spend the night at the airport where we are dropping off friends to catch a morning flight. We will have begun this phase of our drive around the world in Budapest, Hungary on 22 August. From Hungary to Bosnia to Montenegro to Croatia to Slovenia to Austria to Munich, Germany.
8 Sept. -- Munich; rest day
9 - 11 Sept. -- explore Munich
12 Sept -- by way of Regensburg to Nuremberg
13 Sept -- Nuremberg
14 Sept -- Nuremberg
15 Sept -- by way of Wurzburg to Rothenburg ob der Tauber
16 Sept -- by way of Maulbronn Monastery Complex & Caves and Ice Age Art in Swablan Jura to Bad Wildbad
17 Sept -- by way of Kinzig and Gutach Vallies to Freiburg
18 Sept -- cable car to Schauinsland peak and walk back to Freiburg
19 Sept -- Freiburg: rest day
20 Sept -- drive/hike Wutachschlucht & return to Freiburg
21 Sept -- by way of Lake Constance (drive north shore) & Reichenau Island drive to Fussen
22 Sept -- by way of Hohenschwangau Castle & Wieskirche Church drive to Oberammergau
23 Sept -- explore Schloss Neuschwanstein Castle return to Oberammergau
24 Sept -- day drive to Garmisch - Partnkirchen and Zugspitze; return to Oberammergau
25 Sept -- by way of Prien & Chiemsce for birding; drive on to Salzburg
26 Sept -- explore Salzburg
27 Sept -- rest day
28 Sept -- day trip to Eagle's Nest and return to Salzburg
29 Sept -- drive to Italy
We are two Americans age 67/70 who enjoy the outdoors and are birders, we enjoy art museums & culture in general, botanical gardens and travel is our hobby. Left 28 May 2016 for Japan, picked up 4Runner in Australia & drove country for 5.5 months, flew to Indonesia, flew to Singapore & picked up 4runner, drove to Malaysia, flew to Cambodia, flew to Malaysia, flew to Calcutta and picked up 4runner and drove India/Nepal/India for 6 months, flew to Italy & picked up 4Runner, returned to U.S. for 2017 holiday season, Jan. 24, 2018 flew to London, flew to Italy, April took car ferry to Tunisia for 16 days & return to Palermo, drove to Slovenia, drove to Croatia, drove to Bosnia, drove to Hungary, flew to U.S. in mid-June 2018, fly to Budapest on 21 August. Typically stay in Airbnb or apartments with kitchens and for one night stays mid-range hotels.
Look forward to your comments on our itinerary and potential adds or deletes to our travels. Always looking for good food and good beds.