Hessen Tour 2014

From the home base town of Bensheim you can visit hometowns in Hessen, northern Baden, Wuerttemberg, northwest Bavaria and eastern Palatinate. Truly a central location.  Day trips out to visit sites that will enhance your knowledge of your ancestor’s life.



  • Visit to Darmstadt Archives & Hessen Genealogical Society
  • Lecture by Local Historian
  • Tour of Hessen Park – a living history museum showing how our ancestors lived in this area in centuries past.
  • Cruise down the Rhine to see the most scenic part of the Rhine
  • Tour of Mannheim Palace
  • Visit to a UNESCO Heritage Site – the 1250 year old Monastery in Lorsch
  • Free days to visit your Ancestral Hometowns (we make the contact)
  • Plus more adventures

Trip Includes:

  • A small, friendly group of 12 – 16 people
  • Full time services of guide & translator and local experts who will make the history of Germany come alive for you.
  • Hotel for 10 nights
  • Breakfast daily plus four dinners
  • German Twin Rail Pass
  • Entrance Fees to Scheduled tours in Itinerary
  • Expert help on making contacts in your Ancestral Hometown, detailed information on where and who to meet plus help with finding where your town’s records are kept.
  • *$50.00 discount per room for Family Tree Tour alums. If you have traveled with us before, Welcome Back!


  • May 23 – June 3, 2014
  • 11 days/10 nights
  • $2399.00 pp dbl
  • $200.00 sgl supplement
  • Airfare not included.
  • Deposit now to Hold space


Reserve your spot on a group heritage trip today or see our other tours.

2014 Hessen Reservation Form


The area we stay:

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