Friday 8th Oct 2013
Depart: Birmingham 09:55 Arrive: Stuttgart 13:05
Accommodation: 3* Ibis Styles Hotel for 3 night
Monday 13th Oct 2013
Depart: Stuttgart 13:30 Arrive: Birmingham 14:55
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Held at the Cannstatter Wasen on the banks of the River Neckar, the Volksfest offers a huge variety of German Beers, Black Forest Wines and fine gourmet German food in a more relaxed atmosphere. As with all German Beer Festivals, Volksfest is filled with traditional dress, Oompah bands and huge marquees. In addition to this, the festival also has a carnival, with theme park rides, fireworks, parades and live music in the huge space that is the Wasen.
Entry - free
Opening Hours -Times vary from tent to tent, from 11am to midnight
Schlossplatz is the largest square in Stuttgart Mitte and home to the Neues Schloss which was built between 1746 and 1807. From its construction until the mid-1800s it was used as a military parade ground and not open to general public use. It stands next to two other popular squares in Stuttgart: Karlsplatz to the south and Schillerplatz to the south west. The Königstraße (King Street) bisects the plaza from north to south.
The Mercedes-Benz Museum is an automotive museum Stuttgart is home to the Mercedes-Benz brand and the international headquarters of Daimler AG. The current building, which stands directly outside the main gate of the Daimler factory in Stuttgart, was designed by UN Studio.
The new Porsche Museum stands on a conspicuous junction just outside Porsche Headquarters in Zuffenhausen. The display area covers 5600 square metres featuring around 80 exhibits, many rare cars and a variety of historical models.