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No Family Story Is Complete without the Journey

Family Tree Tours provides a unique travel experience for those who are eager to know more about their family history and ancestral origins. Envision the fullness in your heart as you share photos with family you never knew existed or walk the cobblestoned streets through your ancestors’ village to the church where your great-great-grandfather was married. Enjoy visiting with local townsfolk in a beer garden, taking historical tours, and viewing lectures that enhance your knowledge of your ancestors’ lives. Whether you choose a privately escortedgroup, or independent tour, our heritage trips provide you the opportunity to experience the culture of your heritage and create memories for future generations.

Northwest Germany
Black Forest Village
Map of Europe

Irish Research Tour 2020

Whether you are an experienced genealogist and have previously visited Ireland or are new to Irish family history, the expert genealogists of the Ulster Historical Foundation will be on hand to guide you at the Public Record Office of Northern Ireland (PRONI) and the archives in Dublin, including the National Archives and the Registry of Deeds.

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Northwest Germany 2020

Spend 10 days visiting towns around Osnabrück, learning more about how your ancestors lived while touring the Detmold living history museum, and how they left when exploring the Bremerhaven Emigrant Museum. Free days to visit your ancestral hometowns where we have made contacts for you.


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Bavaria, Germany 2020

Enchanting medieval and picturesque villages dot the landscape along with traditional wine villages where friendly festivals and regional specialties await. We home-base near historical Würzburg and make day trips out to learn more about our Bavarian ancestors.


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Baden Württemberg 2020

Join us for an enchanting journey through the Black Forest region of Germany with an opportunity to explore Baden, western Württemberg and Alsace, France for an 11 day/10-night tour.  We get off the beaten path and soak up our ancestor’s region.  We stay in a charming, typical Black Forest town for the entire trip and take day trips out by train.

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Bavarian Christmas Market Tour 2020

Travel with us to an enchanting Bavarian village on a shimmering lake surrounded by snowcapped mountains. We will visit an island with King’s Ludwig’s unfinished golden Palace and several Christmas markets in Bavaria and in Salzburg, Austria.  More sight-seeing and magical Christmas surprises included.

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Our 2019 Tours

Click Below for all the information on the remainder of our 2019 Tours.

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Other Heritage Tours

Do you have roots in Poland, Czech Republic, Slovakia, Italy, England or Ireland? We can help!  We have guides in these countries who can help us plan a trip for a private tour for one or your whole family group. Contact us for more information. info@familytreetours.com

European River Cruises

Explore the breathtaking beauty of Germany’s rivers and visit ancestral hometowns.

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