Munich, Salzburg & Vienna


  • 8 days

  • Europe

  • Comfortable pace

tour : RT

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With castles, palaces, beautiful scenery, historical sights, and cultural treats, this Munich, Salzburg & Vienna tour is sure to delight all of your senses! Overnight in Munich, Salzburg, and Vienna, and spend time in Innsbruck and Mondsee.

If you love castles and palaces, you will enjoy visiting Neuschwanstein Castle in Germany. Built by King Ludwig II, this fairytale castle offers magnificent views of the Alps and was an inspiration for Walt Disney. In Munich, Germany's "Secret Capital," you'll visit the lively Marienplatz and admire the Old and New Town Halls with the famous Glockenspiel that re-creates a 16th-century wedding. In Salzburg, your guided walking tour includes the magnificent Residenz Square, where some scenes from the Sound of Music movie were filmed, and a visit to Mozart's birthplace, home to mementos owned by him, such as his childhood violin.

But that's not all... on this Munich, Salzburg & Vienna tour, Globus has arranged some out-of-the-ordinary experiences. Enjoy Kaffee und Kuchen during a Danube cruise along the most scenic section of the river; a private visit of Schönbrunn Palace in Vienna to hear stories highlighting the lifestyle of the Habsburgs, the royal family who ruled Vienna for centuries, followed by a farewell dinner with a classical music concert—just another way for Globus to bring these destinations to life. So grab your camera and get ready for a wonderful vacation experience!

Highlights

MUNICH
Welcome dinner; guided sightseeing, visit Marienplatz
NEUSCHWANSTEIN[LF] Guided visit of King Ludwig’s castle
INNSBRUCKWalk through the Old Town to the Golden Roof
SALZBURGGuided walking tour, visit Mirabell Gardens, Residenz Square, and Mozart’s birthplace
MONDSEEVisit the church from The Sound of Music
DANUBE CRUISE[LF] Enjoy Kaffee und Kuchen (coffee and cake)
VIENNAGuided sightseeing, visit Belvedere Palace and Heldenplatz; [LF] private visit of Schönbrunn Palace, followed by a farewell dinner and classical music concert

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2020 Tour itinerary

Inside visits and special features are shown in UPPERCASE in the tour description, including admission charges where applicable.

Total meals included:

  • 7 breakfasts, 3 dinners

ARRIVE IN MUNICH, GERMANY.

Day
1

Welcome to Munich! At 6 pm, meet your Tour Director and traveling companions for a welcome dinner at your hotel.

Meals included:

  • Dinner

MUNICH.

Day
2

Guided sightseeing of Germany’s “Secret Capital” features the Olympic Stadium, built for the 1972 Olympics; the 1,000-foot-high Olympic Tower; Nymphenburg Palace; and the historical Königsplatz, used for Nazi rallies during World War II. Drive along the Ludwigstrasse, and see the Bavarian Arch of Triumph and Field Marshall Hall, a monumental loggia on the Odeonsplatz. Continue on foot and visit lively MARIENPLATZ with the Old and the New Town Halls and the gothic Frauenkirche. An optional excursion is available to Linderhof Castle, one of King Ludwig’s prettiest castles, and a visit to the picturesque Passion Play town of Oberammergau.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast

MUNICH–NEUSCHWANSTEIN–INNSBRUCK, AUSTRIA–SALZBURG

Day
3

Drive into the garden-like landscapes of the Bavarian Alps and LF visit King Ludwig’s NEUSCHWANSTEIN CASTLE, which inspired Walt Disney, and enjoy magnificent views of the Alps from high up. Cross the border into the Tyrolean mountains to Innsbruck, capital of Tyrol and host of two Winter Olympic Games. Follow your Tour Director for a pleasant walk through the quaint medieval lanes to Emperor Maximilian’s GOLDEN ROOF. Time to shop for Innsbruck’s famous crystal, before continuing to Mozart’s hometown, Salzburg.
Today’s Distance: 255 mi / 410 km

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

SALZBURG.

Day
4

This morning, an optional excursion to spectacular Berchtesgaden and Hitler’s Eagle’s Nest is available. Back in Salzburg, join your Local Guide for a walking tour through the historic center, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Admire MIRABELL GARDENS, the Great Festival Hall, St. Peter’s Monastery, and magnificent RESIDENZ SQUARE, where some scenes from The Sound of Music movie were filmed. Also visit MOZART’S BIRTHPLACE in the charming Getreidegasse.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast

SALZBURG–MONDSEE–VIENNA

Day
5

Visit the PARISH CHURCH in Mondsee, which was used for the wedding scenes in The Sound of Music. Follow the Valley of the Danube River and board your ship for a leisurely LF RIVER CRUISE. Sit back and relax with Kaffee und Kuchen (coffee and cake) as you sail along the most scenic section of the river. Arrive in Vienna, once the center of the mighty Habsburg Empire. Tonight, you may wish to join an optional Heurigen evening.
Today’s Distance: 193 mi / 310 km

Meals included:

  • Breakfast

VIENNA

Day
6

Guided sightseeing features a visit to the baroque BELVEDERE PALACE with its famous Klimt collection; a drive along the Ringstrasse with its magnificent buildings like the the Vienna State Opera; and a stop at the Hofburg Palace, winter residence of the Austrian Imperial family. Marvel at the impressive courtyards, famous HELDENPLATZ, and stunning St. Stephen’s Cathedral. Time to savor Sachertorte and watch the lively crowd in one of Vienna’s famous coffee houses. Choose from our selection optional possibilities.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast

VIENNA

Day
7

Today, an optional excursion to Bratislava, capital of Slovakia, is available. End your vacation with a special treat: LF a private visit of SCHÖNBRUNN PALACE, followed by a farewell dinner and a classical music concert, the best way to say auf Wiedersehen, Wien.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

VIENNA.

Day
8

Your vacation ends with breakfast this morning.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast

Things to note

  • Hitler’s Eagle’s Nest is normally open from mid-May to end-September. Check with your Tour Director for the availability of this excursion.

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