Here at Black Forest Tours, we offer high-quality experiences that are custom-tailored, worry-free, hassle-free and (if desired) non-touristy. The focus is not touring at the lowest cost. Instead, we try to create a once-in-a-lifetime experience for you.
You are in good hands with us : we are a licensed and fully insured (Genehmigung nach §49 PBEFG mit Mietwagen für die gewerbliche Personenbeförderung). Driver guides and transport services of any kind are required by law in Germany to have a commercial passenger transportation license and insurance coverage for cars and passengers.
Included when booking a Private Tour:
- Private tour, customized to your specific needs and wants and fitting your particular travel style
- You choose start & end points of your tour
- Duration of your tour (6-8 hours)
- Themes you are interested in
- Activities you would love to do
- Sights you would like to see
- Private Guide
- Certified by the Black Forest Park Association
- Members of the German National Tourist Guide Association (BVGD)
- Safe and Clean Vehicles
- all vehicles pass strict mechanical inspection by the German TÜV (Technical Security Association).
- special passenger transport insurance.
- drivers are passenger transportation licensed.
- vehicle we use: Volvo, Mercedes and Ford.
- ( some of our vehicles may have a logo – inquire about upgrading to unmarked or luxury vehicles)
- mobile phone charger on board
- umbrella on board
- bottled water on board
- maps on board
- child safety seats
- parking fees included
- tolls and other road fees included
- distance & fuel costs included
- entrance fees for attractions
- airport pick-up/drop-off
- transfers/transportation to your chosen starting point outside of our regular area (Freiburg)
- luxury vehicle upgrade
- additional hours by request ( if additional hours are possible, the first 30 minutes are free, then we charge in 30-minute increments. these additional charges are to be paid in cash to the driver or guide at the end of the tour )
What about tipping?
Our prices are all inclusive. Guides and drivers are paid by the hour, but if you enjoyed the tour, certainly everyone appreciates a tip.