PCA Fall TREFFEN
Join us and your Fast Lane Travel companions for another exceptional PORSCHE Fest in Germany! We begin our adventure in Stuttgart at the beautiful Steigenberger Graf Zeppelin Hotel. Experience the local German cuisine, along with German wines and beer.
We will drive the Autobahn, country roads in Bavaria and iconic mountain passes in Austria and Germany. Stay at the delightful Hotel Bayerischer Hof, a luxury hotel located on the banks of Lake Constance, and enjoy drinks and dinner overlooking the harbor. We will take a privately guided tour of the PORSCHE Museum.
We’ll enjoy Cannstatter Volksfest – Stuttgart’s Oktoberfest – with food, music and of course, beer! We’ve reserved a private seating area in one of the famous beer tents. It’s an experience you’ll never forget and a wonderful end to your TREFFEN!
All accommodations, gourmet meals, cocktails and beverages, luggage van, car washes (dependent on water restrictions), gasoline, taxes and gratuities are all included per itinerary. Don’t miss out on all the fun – sign up today!
- Luxury accommodations
- Gasoline (at $11.20 per gallon)
- Cocktails, wine & beer in the evenings
- Multi-lingual guides
- NAVI Roadbooks
- Driving in Europe is Different booklet & briefing
- Meals included as noted (Breakfast, Lunch, Canapés, Dinner)
- Autobahn tolls and parking fees
- Gratuities and entrance fees
- Walkie-talkies on the road
- Pocket itineraries
- Who’s Who booklet
DAY 1 - Depart from Home
Sunday, September 22nd
Depart from your home for your overnight flight to Europe.
DAY 2 - Arrival in Stuttgart
Monday, September 23rd
- Arrive in Stuttgart; check in at Steigenberger Hotel Graf Zeppelin
- Welcome to Germany dinner and drinks
After you check in and freshen up, you will have some free time until dinner. We recommend that you take a walk to help get over any jet lag. Turn right as you leave the hotel and walk to the Königstrasse – a pedestrian-only area with shops, museums, parks, cafes and more.
This evening, we will transfer to a fantastic restaurant, the Stuttgarter Stäffele, for a delicious dinner. Try the onion soup – it’s served in a real onion instead of a bowl! (D)
DAY 3 - Ludwigsburg Palace
Tuesday, September 24th
- Lunch followed by Mandatory Drivers’ Briefing and PORSCHE tour paperwork
- Ludwigsburg Castle tour
- Dinner and drinks
Enjoy breakfast in the Steigenberger Hotel Graf Zeppelin. Your morning is free to enjoy as you please. We will meet for lunch in one of the hotel’s restaurants, the Stüble, followed by the important Drivers’ Briefing where we will complete the PORSCHE tour and rental waivers.
After our briefing, our motor coach will transfer us to Ludwigsburg where we will have a fascinating tour of Ludwigsburg Palace. Nicknamed the “Versailles of Swabia,” this 452-room Baroque palace complex has extensive gardens and is the largest palatial estate in Germany.
After we return to our hotel from Ludwigsburg, you’ll have time to freshen up before we meet in the lobby for our short walk along the Königstrasse to the Schillerplatz for a delightful dinner. Tomorrow will be an exciting day after a good night’s rest at the Hotel Graf Zeppelin. (B, L, D)
DAY 4 - PORSCHE Museum and Factory Tour
Wednesday, September 25th
- PORSCHE Museum and PORSCHE Factory tours
- Lunch at the PORSCHE Museum
- Pick up PORSCHE rental
- Dinner and drinks at Zeppelinos
Enjoy another delightful breakfast in the Steigenberger Hotel Graf Zeppelin before transferring to Porsche Platz 1 in Stuttgart. You’ll be thrilled by our privately guided tour through the PORSCHE Factory and PORSCHE Museum. You will also visit some closed-to-the-public areas like the New Car Delivery. A fantastic lunch hosted by PORSCHE will be served to us at the PORSCHE Museum.
Later in the afternoon, you will pick up the PORSCHE you selected from the PORSCHE Museum. We will drive our PORSCHES back to the Hotel Graf Zeppelin where they will be securely parked overnight.
Tonight, we will enjoy dinner at the renowned Restaurant Zeppelinos at the Hotel Graf Zeppelin. (B, L, D)
DAY 5 - Drive Bavarian Alps to Lake Constance (~340 kms)
Thursday, September 26th
- Drive your PORSCHE from Stuttgart on Autobahns to the Bavarian Alps
- Lunch at Schlossanger Alp
- Drive to Lindau on Lake Constance
- Drinks and dinner at the 5-star Hotel Bayerischer Hof
Start your first driving day with a delightful breakfast at the Steigenberger Hotel Graf Zeppelin. After breakfast, check out and have your large luggage in the lobby ready to load into our luggage van. Our PORSCHES will be lined up at the hotel ready for our departure. After leaving Stuttgart, we’ll drive the A8 and A7 Autobahns into the Bavarian Alps where we will stop for lunch at the charming and scenic Hotel Schlossanger Alp.
After a delicious lunch, we’ll continue our drive to Lake Constance and the lovely island of Lindau. We’ll check in to the Hotel Bayerischer Hof, a luxury hotel located on the banks of Lake Constance (called the Bodensee in German). Drinks and dinner tonight will be at this delightful hotel overlooking the harbor on Lake Constance. (B, L, D)
DAY 6 - Return to Stuttgart (~ 250 kms)
Friday, September 27th
- Breakfast at Hotel Bayerischer Hof
- Drive back to Stuttgart
- Return PORSCHE, check in to Hotel Graf Zeppelin
- Evening at the Cannstatter Volksfest
Enjoy your last breakfast at the beautiful Hotel Bayerischer Hof. After loading your large luggage in our luggage van, check out and we’ll begin our drive back to Stuttgart. Along the way, you may have the opportunity to join or renew your membership in Fast Lane Travel’s 150 mph Club on one of the Autobahns.
We’ll arrive back in Stuttgart where you must sadly return the PORSCHE you’ve fallen in love with! After returning the PORSCHES at the PORSCHE Museum, we’ll transfer back to the Hotel Graf Zeppelin and check in once again.
After we freshen up, we’ll meet again for our transfer to the Cannstatter Volksfest – Stuttgart’s Oktoberfest – with food, music and of course, beer! We’ve reserved a private seating area in one of the famous beer tents. It’s an experience you’ll never forget and a wonderful end to your TREFFEN! (B,C,D)
DAY 7 - Depart Stuttgart
Saturday, September 28th
- Depart Stuttgart and return home or travel on to other destinations
Enjoy another fabulous breakfast at the Steigenberger Graf Zeppelin. If you are departing for North America, you will be transferred to the Stuttgart Airport for your return flight. (B)