Medieval marvels and grand Gothic architecture

The small town of Monschau sits in the beautiful nature park of High Fens, surrounded by impressive mountains and verdant valleys. As the cultural centre of the Eifel mountain region, this is a hugely popular tourist location, and for good reason. You’ll be utterly enchanted by the romantic half-timbered houses that sit within the ancient walls of this charming medieval town, and there’s nothing more magical than the Old Town at Christmas time, with glittering lights, stalls selling wonderful wares, and the delicious aromas of tasty food and comforting drinks. If excellent Gothic architecture and spectacular scenery are what your group is after, then look no further than Monschau.


Experience atmospheric Germany on this magical trip

  • Based in fabulous historical town of Monschau
  • Drive through beautiful Eifel Park to reach the town of Bad Münstereifel
  • Beautiful countryside with mountains and valleys
  • Gothic Cologne – enjoy varied architecture, art and shops located on the Rhine
  • Executive coach travel from your choice of pick up points
  • 3 nights half board accommodation

From £299
per person

based on two sharing in a twin/double room, with a minimum of 35 passengers travelling in a specific month

Best time to go

January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, December

Suggested Hotel

Michel & Friends Hotel, Monschau

  • 4-star family run hotel, a Success Tours favourite
  • Quiet location by a stream, close to centre of Monschau
  • Indoor pool & sauna
  • Warm décor and friendly service
  • Terrace and garden
  • Bar & lounge ideal for groups


  • Bad Münstereifel

    A truly memorable part of this trip is driving through the scenic Eifel National Park, where you can take in the unspoilt and remote countryside that makes this one of the most beautiful areas in Western Germany. The romantic and historic spa town of Bad Münstereifel contains historic houses within its 13th century walls, and is one of the few towns in this region to have medieval ramparts still intact.

  • Cologne

    Teeming with an impressive range of historic buildings that are interspersed with quaint streets, Cologne makes for an excellent day out. Touring the city, you’ll see the exquisite cathedral, which is renowned as a monument of Gothic architecture and has been a World Heritage Site since 1996. Explore an interesting array of museums in the city, covering everything from art and Roman history, to sports and chocolate. There’s a fabulous range of shops, and plenty of places to enjoy some excellent food and drink.


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