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Spend an unforgettable week visiting the magnificent cities of Munich, Salzburg, and Vienna. In addition to the in-depth city sightseeing in the main cities, a highlight guided visit is included to King Ludwig’s fairy-tale castle in Neuschwanstein, followed by lunch with traditional Bavarian specialties like Bratwurst or Suppe. Via Innsbruck in Tyrol, arrive in Sound of Music Salzburg and visit Mozart’s birthplace during your walking tour. An optional excursion to Berchtesgaden, Hitler’s Eagle’s Nest, is available. Also included is a stop in Mondsee to visit the Parish Church, where Maria married Von Trapp. Enjoy a romantic Danube cruise with Kaffee und Kuchen (except departure 0412) on your way to Vienna. Visit magnificent Schönbrunn Palace during your sightseeing tour of this impressive city, and an entire day at leisure gives you the opportunity to join an optional excursion to Bratislava, capital of Slovakia. A farewell dinner with wine, and a classical concert at the Kursalon awaits you on the last evening, the best way to say “Auf Wiedersehen, Wien.” A lovely trip for romantics.
8 days from RM8,809/pax
Day to day
ARRIVE IN MUNICH, GERMANY.
Welcome to Munich! At 6 pm, meet your Tour Director and travelling companions, and leave the hotel for a special welcome dinner with wine at one of Munich's lively restaurants. (D)
Sightseeing with a Local Guide of Germany's "Secret Capital" features the Olympic Stadium, built for the 1972 Olympics; the 304-metre-high (1,000 feet) Television Tower; Konigsplatz, used for Nazi Party rallies during World War II; and the column with the eternal flame, dedicated to the Holocaust victims. Drive along the Ludwigstrasse, and see the Bavarian Arch of Triumph and Field Marshall Hall. Also visit lively MARIENPLATZ with the Old and the New Town Halls and the gothic Frauenkirche. An optional excursion is available to Linderhof Castle, one of Ludwig's prettiest castles, and the picturesque Passion Play town of Oberammergau. (B)
Drive into the garden-like landscapes of the Bavarian Alps and visit King Ludwig's NEUSCHWANSTEIN CASTLE, which famously inspired Walt Disney. Enjoy magnificent views of the Alps from high up, then have lunch at the foot of the castle with local specialties like Bratwurst (sausage) or Suppe (soup). On to Innsbruck in the Tyrolean mountains for a walk through the quaint medieval lanes to Emperor Maximilian's GOLDEN ROOF. Time to shop for crystal, for which Innsbruck is famous, before continuing to Mozart's hometown, Salzburg. (B,L,D)
A pleasant stroll with a Local Guide takes you through the historic centre. Admire exquisite MIRABELL GARDENS, the Great Festival Hall, ST. PETER'S CHURCHYARD, and the monumental Domplatz. Also visit MOZART'S BIRTHPLACE in the charming Getreidegasse. Afternoon at leisure. Sites from The Sound of Music will delight you both during the morning tour and on the available optional excursion to Berchtesgaden and Hitler's Eagle's Nest. (B)
Visit the PARISH CHURCH in Mondsee, which was used for the wedding scenes in The Sound of Music. A leisurely DANUBE CRUISE (except departure 0412) along the most scenic section of the river follows, and during the cruise, enjoy Kaffee und Kuchen (coffee and cake). Arrive in Vienna, once the centre of the mighty Habsburg Empire. An optional excursion to the wine village of Grinzing is a possibility tonight. (B)
Start your guided sightseeing with a visit to magnificent SCHONBRUNN PALACE, modeled after France's Palace of Versailles. Then, drive along the Ringstrasse, pass the State Opera House, the Jewish quarter, and stop at the Hofburg Palace, winter residence of the Austrian Imperial family. Marvel at the impressive courtyards, famous HELDENPLATZ, and awesome St. Stephen's Cathedral. Time to savour Sachertorte and watch the jolly crowd in one of Vienna's famous coffee houses or choose from our exciting optional possibilities. (B)
AT LEISURE IN VIENNA.
For those who wish to "see it all," there is a chance to join an interesting optional excursion to Bratislava, capital of Slovakia. Tonight, a farewell dinner with wine, followed by a classical music concert, is the best way to say, "Auf Wiedersehen, Wien." (B,D)
Your holiday ends with breakfast this morning. (B)
Get a taste of a destination's hidden gems and local flavours, exclusive to Globus. These behind-the-scenes activities really allow you to experience the world like a local.
- Guided visit of Neuschwanstein Castle including lunch
- Danube cruise with Kaffee und Kuchen (coffee & cake)
- Farewell dinner at a local restaurant followed by a Vienna concert
- MUNICH Welcome dinner at a local restaurant; guided sightseeing, visit Marienplatz.
- NEUSCHWANSTEIN Guided visit of King Ludwig's castle, followed by lunch with local specialties.
- INNSBRUCK Walk through the Old Town to the Golden Roof.
- SALZBURG Guided sightseeing, visit Mirabell Gardens, St. Peter's Churchyard, and Mozart's birthplace.
- MONDSEE Visit the church from The Sound of Music.
- DANUBE CRUISE Enjoy Kaffee und Kuchen (coffee and cake).
- VIENNA Guided sightseeing, visit Schonbrunn Palace; farewell dinner and classical music concert.
- TRANSPORTATION Motorcoach; boat cruise.
- HEADSETS Throughout the tour.
- FREE WIFI Available on your motorcoach and in most hotel lobbies.
- Inside visits and special features are shown in UPPERCASE in the tour description, including admission charges where applicable.
- MYACCOUNT Visit our website for details on optional excursions available on tour to personalise your holiday.
- MEALS Full buffet breakfast (B) daily 1 special lunch with a drink (L) at Neuschwanstein 3 three-course dinners with wine (D), including a special welcome dinner in Munich and a special farewell dinner and concert in Vienna.
What to expect
- Request your holiday
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- Receive your quote
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To confirm the booking, we will need a copy of your passports and RM1,000 deposit per person. Full payment around 8 weeks before departure.
We will provide everything you need to enjoy your holiday.
Frequently asked questions
- When are you open?
You can call us on Monday to Friday, 9am to 6pm.
- Do you offer insurance?
We offer comprehensive insurance coverage with all our tours. However you can opt for your own coverage if you wish.
- Why can't I organise this trip myself?
You can. However what we can offer is the reassurance of our professional service so you don't have to worry if anything goes wrong. For example, if a flight is delayed, it is up to us to rearrange the flight.
We handle all your problems, leaving you time to enjoy your holiday.