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“cuckoo clock”(35 reviews)
Black Forest Private Tours offers private day tours of the Black Forest Germany. Tour 1,2,3 or more days with a private guide and car. Half day tours and city tours are also available. I am an English-speaking tourguide licensed by the German...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Fischerau 24-26, 79098 Freiburg im Breisgau, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
+49 761 51470551
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed January 18, 2014

Our family of 5 visited the Black Forest in December 2013. Simone and her Black Forest Private Tours had been recommended to us by a close friend in Australia and we had made contact via email some months before. Right from the start Simone was...More

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Simone_b2, Owner at Black Forest Tours, responded to this reviewResponded April 19, 2014

Thanks David - I really enjoyed your visit to the Black Forest. Please stay in touch and let me know if you are ever in the area again. I would love to show you and your family around a bit more. Greetings to Australia! Simone

Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed August 17, 2016 via mobile

I purchase the tour based on emails from the owner and was charged more than was quoted. It is a lot of fluff about shopping and not as much content. Not worth h the moneyMore

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Simone B, Owner at Black Forest Tours, responded to this reviewResponded August 26, 2016

Hello Ngiddyup, I dont understand. Are you sure you have purchased a tour from me? None of my tours involve shopping. I understand that some other tour operators offer shopping tours in the Black Forest. I'm sorry if you had a bad experience with one...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Too much good to elaborate. Such rich history, from the railroad trussel, Antique water powered wood mill, coo coo clocks, hand blown glass, & beautiful ravine with hundreds of waterfalls. We were there with a Viking Tour & only had 2 hours. We will return...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was the highlight of a week long vacation in Germany. Simone's service is top notch - as she advertises, if you just want a big bus tour that lasts a couple of hours and sees a few items, this is not your service. But...More

Thank Jason B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our tour of Freiburg and the Black Forrest region with Simone was an outstanding experience and highly recommend her as a guide. She really made the tour interesting and fun taking us to places that most tourist do not get to experience. Surprising to me,...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The tour of the Black Forest was stunning! A stop on the tour included demonstrations of glass blowing, cuckoo clock making and instructions on how to make a Black Forest Cake. There are gift shops as well as a coffee shop where you can sample...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have been to Germany and Switzerland many times and have always made hiking tours when we could. It is one thing to pick a landing spot and make a route and another to have a route planned out where even locals might not choose...More

Thank guidedog1951
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a lovely relaxing day with Simone. Simone endeavoured to meet our needs by asking lots of questions of what we wanted to get out of the day. Our expectations were met & more. She even dropped off at the train station at the...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Simone is an excellent representative of the Black Forest area. We highly recommend her tour because she personalizes it for you. We went to the Black Forest Open Air Museum and Triburg Falls. Other stops were for Black Forest ham which was delicious and pastries....More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We found Black Forest Tours while researching our trip to Germany (and our want to see & explore the Black Forest region). We couldn’t be happier to have found Simone and Black Forest Tours! Our experience with both was nothing short of wonderful! Simone was...More

Thank garandbooks
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Simone’s communication was excellent from our first email!From the minute we arrived at our first hotel, we were very impressed and felt very welcome. We could easily have made our base there! The trail notes and signs were so detailed, making the hike stress free...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Simone put together an excellent trip. Everything was organized well, if we had any questions, we could call her, and she was always available with help. The places we stayed varied. We didn't do the deluxe trip, but a couple of the places were pretty...More

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Simone B, Owner at Black Forest Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello Elaine, I am happy you enjoyed our 4 day Black Forest Trail hike. We pay a lot of attention to our hotels -all of them are small family-owned hotels and some of them even have a wellness area. We consider the Black Forest Trail...More

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July 1, 2018|
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Response from jdeol44 | Reviewed this property |
Just providing review of the place (my self a tourist). I Dont arrange Tours . We did not hire anyone. Just rented a car and with the help of GPS drove to it. Hope you enjoy your visit.
Amanda F
June 18, 2018|
Response from Simone B | Property representative |
Hello Amanda. I cannot share links on here. Can you just google Black Forest Tours plus my name to find my website online?
Amanda F
June 12, 2018|
Response from Simone B | Property representative |
Please contact me through my website - I can then send you various touring options and pricing. Simone