A vacation in Austria bestows many moments of bliss that will remain with you long after you leave. A selection of extraordinary travel experiences, stunning vistas, imposing Alpine peaks, beautiful lakes, majestic rivers and historical cities will ensure that your trip will be an impressive and unforgettable moment in your life.
Day 1 – Thursday-Munich Arrival in Munich and transfer to your hotel.Accommodation at theEden Hotel Wolff****.
Day 2 – Friday-Munich After breakfast we visit the city’s main attractions, concluding the tour at the Marienplatzsquare with its famous clock tower. The capital of Bavaria state, Munich, isfamous 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 the Eden Hotel Wolff****.
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 on the Danube, the Inn and the Ilz rivers. In the afternoon we cross the Austrian border to the city of Linz, apicturesque townonthe banksof the Danube river.Accommodation at the Arcotel Nike****.
Day 4 – Sunday -Linz /Dürnstein/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 the unique combination of a 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 the magnificent capital of Austria.Accommodation at the Hotel ArcotelWimberger****.
Day 5 – Monday -Vienna Sightseeing tour of Vienna.We admire theOpera, Hofburg Palace,HeroesGate, Parliament, theCouncil and the other attractions.Afternoon free to explore Vienna at your leisure.At night attenda gala dinneraccompanied bylive classicalmusic(optional, not included). Accommodation at the Hotel ArcotelWimberger****.
Day 6 – Tuesday -Vienna / Lake District / Salzburg In the morning we continue to the Lake District and ascendMountZwölferhornby cable car to enjoy wonderful views over theLakeWolfgang. 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****.
Day 7 – Wednesday – Salzburg / Berchtesgaden /Chiemsee/ Munich After breakfast we travel along the Königsee River Valley, through the Bavarian mountains, along romantic farmhouses toObersalzberg. 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.