Bad Hofgastein

 

14th June 2018


Thursday - P & O Ferries

We leave from our local departure points and drive south to Hull where our ferry awaits for the overnight crossing to Rotterdam.  Twin low-berth outside cabins.  Dinner and breakfast on board ship.

 

Friday - Wurzburg

Our route is east to the German border and we continue south towards Frankfurt, beautiful Wurzburg on the River Main and our overnight hotel.  Hotel Maritim.

 

Saturday - Bad Hofgastein

We travel south via Nuremberg and Munich to the sparkling waters of The Chiemsee, where we pause briefly in picturesque Prien, before continuing to the Austrian border and the majestic mountains of Land Salzburg.  A short, scenic journey takes us to Bad Hofgastein and our hotel for seven nights.  Hotel Sendlhof.

 

Sunday - Friday - Bad Hofgastein

A firm favourite with our regular clients, Bad Hofgastein is set in the heart of a beautiful valley with heart-rending views of the surrounding mountains.   We spend seven happy nights in the splendid Hotel Sendlhof, enjoying warm Austrian hospitality and our programme of excursions takes us to the beautiful Austrian Lake District, charming Zell am See and Salzburg, city of Mozart.  A highlight will be a drive on the glorious Grossglockner High Alpine Road, where we enjoy the majestic peaks of Austria's highest mountains.  Bad Hofgastein is an exhilarating alpine spa, ideal for healthy relaxation and we allow ample leisure time to explore this elegant town and the picture-postcard valley.

 

Saturday - Speyer

We return to Germany and Imperial Speyer.  Speyer is one of Germany’s oldest towns, situated on the banks of the River Rhine and boasting an imposing Romanesque Cathedral.  Hotel Loewengarten.

 

Sunday - Rotterdam

We follow the course of the mighty River Rhine, before continuing to the Dutch border and Rotterdam, where our ferry awaits for the overnight crossing to Hull.  Twin low-berth outside cabins.  Dinner and breakfast on board ship.

 

Monday - Scotland

We return to Scotland after a wonderful holiday.

 

Ferry Single Supplement £40

Hotel Sendlhof

The fabulous four star Sendlhof is ideally located in the town centre and boasts well-appointed bedrooms, a panoramic restaurant serving sumptuous meals, lounges, indoor and outdoor thermal swimming pools and a daily 'Strudel Hour'.  The Sendlhofer family will ensure a warm welcome from an attentive and discreet staff.  A truly memorable experience!


Tour Details
Tour Length
12 Days
Departure 14 Jun
£1206
Single supplement (Dinner, Bed and Breakfast throughout)
£94
Included Highlights
The Grossglockner High Road
Austrian Lake District
Zell am See
Salzburg