Highlights of Austria
7 Days Escorted Tour from Munich, Passau, Linz, Vienna, Lake District, Salzburg & back to Munich 

Features and Inclusions

  • Transfer in from Munich airport to your hotel (only on day 1 of tour)

  • Transportation by car, minivan or bus during the entire tour (depending on number of participants)

  • English speaking tour guide during the entire tour (driver-guide for groups of 7 or less)

  • Accommodation at the hotels described or similar

  • Daily buffet breakfast

  • Visits and excursions as mentioned

  • Typical regional farewell dinner in Munich

  • Admission to Eagle's Nest and Abbey Melk

  • Cable car ticket to Mount Zwolferhorn

  • During holidays, conferences and special events, accommodations may only be available outside the city.

  • Guaranteed Departure dates with a minimum of 2 persons!

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Preferred Hotels

Munich: 

Maritim or similar

Linz:

Arcotel Nike or similar

Vienna:

Arcotel Wimberger or similar

Salzburg:

NH Salzburg City or similar

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Departures and Prices 2016

Starting Dates

Terminating Dates

May 26

June 1

June 30

July 6

July 28

August 3

September 1

September 7

September 29*

October 5

October 12

October 18

Rates 

Per Person In Twin

$ 1950.00

Single Room Supplement

$ 430.00

Oktoberfest Supplement per person:

$ 450.00

 

ITINERARY

Day 1, Thursday: Munich
Arrival in Munich and transfer to your hotel. Accommodation at Maritim Hotel Munich**** or similar. (O)

Day 2, Friday: Munich
After breakfast we visit the city’s main attractions, concluding the tour at the Marienplatz square with its famous clock tower. Munich, the capital of the state of Bavaria is famous for its Oktoberfest, which is celebrated annually in September. The afternoon is free to explore at your leisure. In the evening you enjoy a traditional Bavarian dinner. Accommodation at Maritim Hotel Munich**** or similar. (B,D,O)

Day 3, Saturday: Munich - Passau - Linz 
In the morning we travel to Passau. This city, on the border between Germany and Austria, has a very privileged location by the Danube, the Inn and the Ilz rivers. In the afternoon we cross the Austrian border to the city of Linz, a picturesque town on the banks of the Danube river. Accommodation at the Arcotel Nike**** or similar. (B,O)

Day 4, Sunday: Linz - Durnstein - Melk - Vienna 
After breakfast we enjoy a short stop at the village of Dürnstein, nestled in the heart of the magnificent Wachau Valley. The charming town of Dürnstein offers a unique combination of breathtaking scenery and traditional architecture. It was in the Kuenringer Castle, whose ruins still overlook Dürnstein, that the English King Richard Lionheart was held prisoner. We continue to Melk for a short visit to the famous Abbey. Finally we arrive at Vienna, the magnificent capital of Austria. Accommodation at the Hotel Arcotel Wimberger**** or similar. (B,O)

Day 5, Monday: Vienna
Sightseeing tour of Vienna. We admire the Opera, Hofburg Palace, Heroes Gate, Parliament, the Council and the other attractions. Afternoon free to explore Vienna at your leisure. At night attend a gala dinner accompanied by live classical music (optional, not included). Accommodation at the Hotel Arcotel Wimberger**** or similar. (B,O)

Day 6, Tuesday: Vienna - Lake District - Salzburg 
In the morning we continue to the Lake District and ascend to Mount Zwölferhorn by cable car to enjoy wonderful views over the Lake Wolfgang. Continue to the city of Salzburg, where the genius composer Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart was born. Sightseeing tour with examples of breathtaking Gothic, Renaissance and Baroque artistry. Our visit also includes the world
famous Mirabell Gardens and we see the house where Mozart grew up. Accommodation at the Hotel NH Salzburg City**** or similar. (B,O)

Day 7, Monday: Salzburg - Berchtesgaden - Chiemsee - Munich 
After breakfast we travel along the Königsee River Valley, through the Bavarian mountains, along romantic farmhouses to Obersalzberg. Special buses and an elevator will bring us to the Eagle´s Nest. From there we continue to Lake Chiemsee, the “Bavarian Sea” for a short stop. The program ends at Munich Airport, around 6 pm. (B)





B=Breakfast; D=Dinner; O=Overnight                             militslerin

 

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