AUSTRIAN WINTER WONDERLAND

A tour offering enchanting winter landscapes and spectacular panoramic views in and around some of Europe’s prettiest Alpine villages. Add to this a traditional warm Tyrolean hospitality and the result is a truly memorable winter wonderland experience.

The three star Hotel Sonne at Landeck is set high on a hill with wonderful valley views. A welcoming atmosphere, charming bedrooms and a panoramic restaurant all add to the hotels wide appeal. There is a lift to all floors.  

Itinerary

Friday We travel from Cornwall to Dover where we board the ferry to Calais and arrive at the Altia Hotel, Lille later in the afternoon.

Saturday Today we continue our journey and travel to our second overnight hotel, the Mercure Stuttgart Boeblingen. 

Sunday After breakfast we rejoin our coach and cross the final border to Austria. We arrive at the Sonne Hotel, Landeck in the afternoon to a welcome glass of wine.

Monday We begin with a visit to the famous village of Oberammergau, known for its once-a-decade performance of the Passion Play. We then move on to the King Ludwig’s Linderhof Palace with its intricate and ornate interiors. Later we also visit Ettal Abbey, a stunning Benedictine Monastary known for its production of beer and cheese.

Tuesday Our day will be free to enjoy the alpine town of Landeck and take advantage of the hotel facilities. Visit the towering castle, stroll around the local shops or take a scenic walk.

Wednesday Today we visit Neuschwanstein Castle, the inspiration for Disney’s Sleeping Beauty Castle. The mock Medieval architecture and stunning views have to be seen to be believed. We also visit the beautiful monastic town of Fussen, nestled at the foot of the Alps.

Thursday Travelling west into Vorarlberg we visit the ancient town of Feldkirch is nestled in a picturesque place where three valleys meet and includes a well preserved old town. We also visit Vaduz, capital of tiny Liechtenstein.

Friday Sadly we leave our hotel and Austria and travel to Metz for our overnight stay at the Mercure Metz Hauconcourt.

Saturday We depart our hotel after breakfast and make the journey home to Cornwall arriving later in the evening.

Term

Single rooms available at a supplement of £71 per person

Home pick up £12 per person

*18:30 to 21:30 at main hotel only

Twin room at Novotel Metz are double & sofa bed

£100 non-refundable deposit

PASSPORTS ARE REQUIRED FOR THIS TOUR

Balance due 6 weeks prior to travel

Tour subject to loading

Total Price Includes:

Premier Class coach travel

Free optional travel insurance

Return ferry crossings

8 Nights dinner, bed & breakfast

Entertainment on 1 night

Prize bowling on 1 night

Porterage at main hotel

Welcome drink on arrival

Extended morning buffet on 4 days

Schnapps tasting

Tyrolean dinner on 1 night

Beer and wine in evening at main hotel*

Unlimited soft drinks all day at main hotel

Farewell candlelit dinner at main hotel

Excursions as detailed

Admission to Linderhof Palace

Visit to Ettal Abbey

Admission to Neuschwanstein Castle

Torchlit guided walk of Landeck

Free parking at depot

Pick up points throughout Cornwall

Friday 22nd February to

Saturday 2nd March 2019

9 Day Tour

£799

For more details

please phone

01209 717152