Places Covered: Munich, Germany,Berlin
Duration: 7 Nights / 8 Days
Tour Cost: € 1,439
Willkommen—welcome! Your Local Host is on hand to help you maximize your time in the city famed for its beer and architecture.
Morning guided sightseeing and orientation: see the Oktoberfest grounds, the 1972 Olympic Park, gothic Frauenkirche cathedral, and learn about German luxury cars at BMW World. Drive by baroque Nymphenburg Palace, summer residence of former Bavarian royalty, and spend time in its magnificent PARK.
Admire the Old and New Town Halls in Marienplatz with the famous Glockenspiel.
Your Local Host will have suggestions for your full day at leisure in this vibrant city, such as a visit to a local brewery; a tour of the modern Allianz Arena (home to FC Bayern soccer team); a hop—on/hop—off bus tour; a trip to Neuschwanstein and Linderhof Castles; or the best place to try traditional sauerbraten (marinated beef dish), knödel (dumplings), and sauerkraut (cabbage).
This morning, journey by high-speed train (first—class), with late—afternoon arrival in Berlin
Morning guided sightseeing and orientation includes the restored Reichstag, Charlottenburg Palace, remains of the Berlin Wall that once divided the city, Checkpoint Charlie, and Museum Island. Also see the Siegessäule (Victory Column) and the famous Ku'damm shopping area. Time for a picture stop at the Holocaust Memorial and Brandenburg Gate, a classical 12-column gateway that has stood roughly at the center of Berlin since its completion in 1791, originally constructed as a grand entrance to Unter den Linden boulevard leading to the palace of the Prussian monarchs.
Full day to enjoy Germany's capital at your own pace. Your Local Host will have many suggestions, such as a tour of Jewish Berlin, a visit to the zoo and aquarium, and for modern art lovers, the New National Gallery is a must.
Your vacation ends with breakfast this morning.
Highlights and Inclusions
Dates: 9th June 2015 onwards
Prices: EURO 1,439 onwards per person on twin sharing basis. Prices are subject to the availability of the seats.