Saturday 23rd February - Saturday 2nd March 2019
- 7 Nights Dinner, Bed & Breakfast
- Crossing by Eurotunnel
- Neuschwantein Castle
- Glacier Express
Day 1: Following your early morning collection from home, we continue our journey to our overnight hotel.
Day 2: We continue our journey through the Black Forest region of Germany before entering Switzerland and a brief visit to the stunning Rhinefalls at Schaffhausen. We continue to our holiday resort of Feldkirch for our 5-night stay.
Day 3: Today we explore the Grisions, largest of the 22 Swiss cantons, with 150 valleys, and the official languages are not only German but also Italian and Rhaeto-Romanic. We travel through Klosters, Prince Charles’s preferred winter sports resort, to the resort of Davos, after some free time we board the Schatzalp funicular railway for a ride 1861m above sea level to take in the spectacular views. We descend to rejoin our coach and pass the vineyards of the Bündner Herrschaft made famous 120 years ago by Johanna Spyri, who was inspired by the scenic Bündner Herrschaft to write the bestseller, Heidi.
Day 4: Our excursion today first leads us into neighbouring Germany. We travel through the Bregenz Forest to Neuschwanstein Castle, to the 19th-century Romanesque Revival fairy-tale castle set high above the village of Hohenschwangau. Following our visit, we have some free time in Fussen before we return to our hotel.
Day 5: Today we pass the lakes of Walden and Lucerne pausing in Altdorf the home of William Tell where he shot an apple from his son’s head with a crossbow and arrow. We continue to Andermatt, to board the Glacier Express to Chur. We travel in 2nd class panoramic carriages for one of the world’s most famous train journeys. Upon arrival from experiencing this incredible journey, we rejoin our coach to return to our hotel.
Day 6: We journey to the popular resort of St. Anton. The cosy little town has still retained its genuine ambience and charming atmosphere. We will have time to explore this charming town and maybe relax and unwind where crisp and clean mountain air is guaranteed!
Day 7: Sadly, we bid farewell to our hosts and make our way to our
Day 8: After breakfast, we depart our overnight hotel and make our way back to Norfolk, where our door to door service will be waiting to return you home.
Hotel Weisses Kreuz **** Feldkirch
We will be staying at the 4 star, family run, Hotel Weisses Kreuz and you will be assured of a warm welcome from the Herburger family. All our superior rooms are en-suite with TV, safe, telephone, toiletries, hairdryer and minibar. Leisure suite. HOTEL HAS A LIFT
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|Sat 23 Feb, 2019