A Bavarian Fairytale New Year Tour
7 Romantic Days
- Longer stays with 2 and 3 night stays
- Stay in authentic, character style hotels
- Genuinely inclusive, no additional on tour costs
- Guaranteed 'My Time'
- Designed for Australians & New Zealanders
Small group size - now capped at 28!
Imagine celebrating New Year in the Bavarian Alps, in a village nestled at the foot of the fairytale Neuschwanstein Castle. Take the Tegelberg Cable Car up the mountain, relax on a horse drawn carriage ride, visit beautiful Wieskirche – the Church in the Meadows, and explore King Ludwig’s extravagant castles.
- Explore historic Luzern
- Stay 5 nights over New Year in the Bavarian village of Hohenschwangau
- Witness a fireworks spectacular over Hohenschwangau Castle
- Relax on a horse drawn carriage ride through the countryside
- Be guided through Neuschwanstein Castle and Hohenschwangau Castle
- Enjoy breathtaking views on a cable car ride to Tegelberg
- Visit picturesque Wieskirche, extravagant Linderhof Palace and Kloster Ettal
Day 1: Luzern
Your tour commences this evening in Luzern with a welcome drink and dinner.
Day 2: Lindau on Lake Constance and the Bavarian Alps
DAY 3: Neuschwanstein and Hohenschwangau Castle visits
DAY 4: New Year’s Eve – Füssen, Cable car ride, and spectacular fireworks
Day 5: New Year’s Day – ‘My Time’ plus a ride in a horse drawn carriage
Day 6: Wieskirche, Oberammergau and Linderhof Palace
Our first stop this morning is at the richly decorated Wieskirche (Church in the Meadows) with its incredible painted ceilings. Lunchtime is in the pretty ‘Passion Play’ village of Oberammergau, where we have included a guided tour through the amazing Passion Play Theatre. Later, we will stop at Kloster Ettal church which dates back over 700 years and is one of the finest examples of Rococo architecture in existence. Our last stop today will be Linderhof, an extravagant French Rococo Palace – yet another of King Ludwig’s amazing creations. Our farewell dinner tonight is in our hotel.
Day 7: To Munich
This morning your tour comes to an end with a transfer to Munich, to arrive mid morning. We will make stops at the central railway station, Maritim Hotel and Munich airport. We recommend that you book flights or trains that depart Munich after 2pm today.
Incredible Value Inclusions
All excursions, scenic drives, sightseeing and entrances as described
Fully escorted by our experienced Tour Manager
Travel in a first class air conditioned touring coach
6 nights authentic, specially selected hotel accommodation as described
Hotel porterage (1 suitcase pp)
Welcome drink in Luzern
13 Meals – Buffet breakfast daily (B), 1 lunch (L) and 6 evening dinners (D)
A complimentary wine, beer or soft drink with all included dinners
Tea and coffee with all included dinners
Local guides as described in the itinerary
Free WiFi on most coaches and at hotels
End of tour tips to Tour Manager and Driver, tips for local guides
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