Dreaming of the Alps, Germany, Austria, Italy and Switzerland come to mind.
That’s why we will be driving through all four of them. Yes, you will get the best Alps driving experience ever!
You will take your driving skills to the next level by crossing dozens of mountain passes, winding your way through hairpin curves which push yourself to the limit.
We will be giving Hannibal a run for his money by crossing the Alps in all four countries!
You will get the ultimate adrenalin rush by driving 1,500 kilometers through a gorgeous environment that will push you to new heights.
After arriving in Munich, we will pick up our top-of-the-line sports car. Once getting in, we will be driving south to Austria. Once we cross the border, we will arrive at our spa hotel where the Austrian elite likes to relax. After dinner, we will get a good night’s sleep to be ready for the next day.
We’ll start our day with a hearty breakfast at the hotel. We will then hit the road for an action packed day of driving fun. After leaving Austria, we will be heading in the direction of La Bella Italia we will be facing seven mountain passes, including the famous Stelvio Pass in the Eastern Alps that we have to cross as a pro. What a rush that is! At the end of the day we will arrive in beautiful St. Moritz, the playground of the rich and famous. We will indulge in a gourmet dinner at one of the ski resort’s many restaurants to end a perfect day.
After enjoying breakfast, we will be driving south. The Alps are challenging us again, and we will drive through another tricky mountain pass on our way to the Italian border. The drive will test our skills against a background of stunning views worthy of a Hollywood movie. On our way back to Switzerland we will tackle the famous Bocca di Forca, a high mountain pass that is steep and narrow with tight, tricky hairpins. After having tested our driving skills to the limit, it’s time to hit the historic city of Lucerne for some serious R&R. What better time to be spoiled in an amazing hotel in the city center to get down from that adrenaline rush?
After breakfast, we will be ready to enjoy another adrenaline-filled day. This time, we will have to cross no less than five mountain passes on our way to Austria. Once we have crossed the Austrian border, it’s time to for lunch in the city of Bregenz. Nestled on the shores of Lake Constance, the city is the perfect setting for some serious downtime. Once we have finished our lunch, we will head for Germany. Late afternoon, we will be arriving at our hotel to relax.
We will take this day at a more leisured pace. After an energizing breakfast, we will drive to nearby Stuttgart. Both Mercedes-Benz and Porsche have headquarters and museums here, so what more is there to wish for? After one and a half hour of pure fun, we will arrive at our boutique hotel to relax in our comfy rooms. Once we have recharged our batteries, it’s time to hit the city lights. We will start our night crawl with a superb dinner at the Tower 66 restaurant followed by living it up in one of the city’s many nightclubs.
After all this action, it’s time for a change in pace. On this last day, we will enjoy a late breakfast in our hotel. Now it’s time for some serious shopping! We will drive for 20 minutes or so to Metzingen, a shopping paradise featuring over 80 factory outlets. Are you fan Hugo Boss, Burberry, Reebok, JOOP!, Strenesse, Escada, Bally, Puma, Nike, Adidas or Tommy Hilfiger? This is the place for retail therapy! Around 3pm, we will take our cars (and shopping) back to Munich, where we will take a leisurely stroll around the city center.
After six days of adrenaline fun, and testing our driving skills to the limit, it’s time to head home. And what an experience it was!
We will be meeting in the center of San Francisco to pick up our cars. At noon, we will head north until we come to the Golden Bridge – the perfect place to take some selfies with our cars to make the folks back home jealous. After touring the bridge, we are driving south to Monterey. What a drive it is along California’s rugged central coast! You will get the ultimate experience since we are taking the scenic 17-Mile Drive, one of the most famous scenic drives in the world. You will be the envy of your peers!
Daily Drive 125 Miles
After breakfast, we will continue our way on Highway 1. What fun it is to drive down the road which winds down south, taking us along the Pacific Ocean which its stunning views. We will stop at Hearst Castle, the brainchild of William Randolph Hearst. With its 56 bedrooms, 61 bathrooms, 19 sitting rooms, gardens, indoor and outdoor swimming pools, tennis courts, a movie theater, an airfield, and the world’s largest private zoo, you have to see it to believe it. After touring the castle, we will be heading to our luxury hotel to wind down.
Daily Drive 157 Miles