Overview

11 days from Zurich, Zermatt, St. Moritz, Innsbruck, Salzburg and Oberammergau

 

10 Nights 11 Days 19 May, 26 May, 16 Jun, and more
Inclusions/Exclusions
What we'll give. What we won't

What is included in the tour

Included Features

  • First class hotels*, rooms with private facilities
  • Breakfast daily and 5 dinners
  • Airport arrival and departure transfers
  • Passion Play tickets in Oberammergau
  • Touring by modern air-conditioned motor coach
  • Professional Tour Director throughout
  • Luggage handling
  • Whisper technology enhanced touring
  • Service charges and hotel taxes

 

Special Features Included –

Passion Play in Oberammergau (2-nights package)

  • Two nights stay, including breakfast in a 3* hotel or 4* Guest House
  • 2 dinners (3-course dinner during the break on the day of the Passion Play)
  • Shuttle service in Oberammergau and the nearby villages
  • Admission ticket to the Passion Play in the respective category
  • Program textbook of the 2020 Passion Play
  • Local tourist tax
Highlights
What makes this tour special

Sightseeing

  • Zurich
  • Lucerne
  • Zermatt
  • St. Moritz
  • Innsbruck
  • Salzburg
  • Altotting
  • Oberammergau: Passion Play with tickets

 

Hotels

  • Zurich: Novotel Zurich City West
  • Lucerne: Radisson Blu
  • Zermatt: Best Western Alpen Resort
  • St. Moritz: Crystal hotel
  • Salzburg: Holiday Inn City
  • Oberammergau Area: 3* hotel or 4* Guest House

     

    Itinerary

    Day 1, arrive Zurich, Tuesday

    You will be met and transferred to your hotel. The day is at leisure to begin exploring. Later, gather for a Welcome Dinner. (D)

    Day 2, Zurich – Lucerne, Wednesday

    Breakfast at your hotel. Morning panoramic city tour of Zurich, featuring the Grossmunster Cathedral, and the Fine Lake shore district. In the afternoon, we journey to Lucerne, set in an indescribably beautiful mountain and lake setting. Dinner and overnight at your hotel. (B,D)

    Day 3, in Lucerne, Thursday

    Morning sightseeing tour of Lucerne shows us the beautiful Lion Monument, the Kapell Bridge, the Spreuer Bridge and the elegant flower covered promenades. The rest of the day is at your own pace. (B)

    Day 4, Lucerne – Zermatt, Friday

    After breakfast, we’ll head for Zermatt, with a stop in Interlaken along the way. After some free time, in lovely town beneath the towering Jungfrau, continue to the home of the majestic Matterhorn, Zermatt. Dinner at hotel. (B,D)

    Day 5, in Zermatt, Saturday

    Breakfast at your hotel. Take in a phenomenal panoramas, as you spend the day relaxing on your own. (B)

    Day 6, Zermatt – St. Moritz, Sunday

    Breakfast at your hotel. Today, you can choose an adventurous optional voyage on The Glacier Express (not included; optional), a train ride over 291 bridges, through 91 tunnels, and over the Oberlap Pass through the Nikolaital, the deepest valley in Switzerland. Drive to St. Moritz, and join at dinner. (B,D)

    Day 7, in St. Moritz, Monday

    Today, bask in what may be the most beautiful area in the world. Enjoy deep blue lakes, beautiful forests, quaint villages and mountain peaks over 12,000 feet tall. (B)

    Day 8, Moritz – Innsbruck – Salzburg, Tuesday

    After breakfast, we leave Switzerland behind as we enter into Austria. Once in Innsbruck, enjoy short city tour, featuring the old town with the Golden Roof, Hofkirche, Old Federal State Parliament and other remnant buildings. After some free time, we continue to Salzburg, home of The Sound of Music and birthplace of Mozart. Enjoy a sightseeing tour, featuring the Cathedral, Getreidegasse pedestrian shopping street, views of the Mozart’s birth house. Dinner and overnight. (B,D)

    Day 9, Salzburg, Altotting, Oberammergau, Wednesday

    A morning sightseeing tour starts with a visit to Wawel Hill, viewing the Royal Castle and visiting the Royal Cathedral. Next, take a walking tour of the Old Town where you will see the Main Market Square and Renaissance Cloth Hall, and visit St. Mary’s Church. The afternoon is free to go for a stroll, browse through the shops, sample some sernik or szarlotka, or simply relax. (B)

    Day 10, in Oberammergau, Thursday

    Breakfast at your hotel. Attend morning mass (optional), followed by a walking tour of the village. In the afternoon take your seat for the world famous Passion Play. The play has a running time of approximately 5 hours. Dinner is served during intermission. Overnight. (B,D)

    Day 11, depart Munich, Friday

    After breakfast, you will be transferred to Munich airport for your departure flight. (B)