Immerse yourself in the stunning splendour of the Austrian Tyrol, an area of outstanding beauty boasting breath-taking landscapes, flowery meadows, tinkling cow bells and green pastures.
Local departure points.
Ideally situated in the centre of the village, our four-star superior hotel offers a luxurious setting, boasting a comfortable lounge, indoor and outdoor pools, garden and terrace, excellent spa facilities, daily afternoon snacks and tempting five course evening meals.
We leave from our local departure points and travel to Hull where our ferry awaits for the overnight crossing to Rotterdam. Twin low-berth outside cabins. Dinner and breakfast on board ship.
After breakfast, our route is east to the German border. We continue south via Frankfurt to Wurzburg, situated on the River Main and our overnight hotel. Hotel Maritim.
We travel south through Bavaria and are greeted by fabulous mountain scenery and the Austrian border. We cross the majestic Fern Pass to The Tyrol and travel west to the mountain resort, Ischgl, our base for seven nights. Hotel Post.
Surrounded by the stunning Silvretta mountain range, Ischgl is a peaceful oasis where we can relax, unwind and soak up the clear, mountain air. Situated in the Paznaun valley, Ischgl has retained much of its traditional character and we tour this magical area, visiting Seefeld, once an old farming village and now a major tourist centre. We travel to Stams Abbey, one of Tyrol’s architectural gems and enjoy a tour of this beautiful Cistercian Abbey, founded in the thirteenth century. Our programme includes the popular mountain villages of St. Anton, Lech & Zurs and a visit will be made to the capital of the region, Innsbruck, where there will be ample time for shopping, sightseeing and watching the Austrian world go by. A highlight will be a journey on the Silvretta mountain road, considered to be one of the most beautiful Alpine Pass roads in Tyrol. There are many walking opportunities from Ischgl or why not enjoy the facilities of our excellent hotel and charming village?
We leave Austria and travel west to the sparkling waters of Lake Constance in Germany. We visit Friedrichshafen, a bustling spot on the lake before continuing north to Speyer, on the River Rhine and our overnight hotel. Hotel Loewengarten.
We tour the Rhine Valley, before travelling 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.
We return to Scotland late afternoon after a wonderful holiday.
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