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Lakes and mountains of Austria

Holiday Highlights

  • Relax in the picturesque village of St Gilgen
  • Take a trip on the scenic Schafberg rack railway
  • Explore Salzburg, birthplace of Mozart
  • Visit the lakeside town of Mondsee

Holiday Summary

10 days from only £799

Departs Tuesdays
9 nights
Board: Half Board

Per person. Based on two passengers

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What is Included?

  • Coach travel
  • 9 nights
  • Overnight accommodation on outbound and inbound journeys
  • Daily breakfast and 8 dinners
  • 3 included excursions

The charming lakeside village of St Gilgen is the perfect base for exploring the crystal blue water lakes and spectacular scenery of Austria’s Lake District. Enjoy a ride on a majestic mountain railway and a memorable visit to the musical city of Salzburg.

Included Excursions

Full day Salzburg
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Full day St Wolfgang and Schafberg railway
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Half day Mondsee
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Optional Excursions

Eagle’s Nest & Berchtesgaden
Dachstein Spectacular
Wolfgangsee boat cruise

Your Hotel

Hotel Sonnwirt

Hotel Sonnwirt, opening in June 2013, is a traditional inn on Lake Wolfgang, only 400 metres away from the village centre of St. Gilgen and 50 metres from the lake shore and the lakeside promenade.

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Joining Your Holiday

This tour is available with departures from the following regions…

  • East Midlands
  • North East
  • North West
  • South East
  • South West
  • West Midlands
  • Yorkshire

We offer a number of ways to join our tours. Enter your postcode to see which are available to you…

Home Connect - we collect you from your home

For the ultimate in convenience and comfort, why not choose our Home Connect service?

Relax in the comfort of your own home, waiting for your driver to collect you from your front door and take you to meet your coach. Then at the end of your holiday we’ll take you home again - it’s that easy! When you book this service you’ll be given a collection time window, usually of approximately 30 minutes. This will be re confirmed when your tickets are issued.

Note: Home Connect is only available on Grand Tourer holidays travelling by coach.

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Tour Connect - easy connections at nearby locations

Try our Tour Connect Service for a hassle-free way to travel.

This service may incur a small supplement for those travelling from selected joining points and for customers booking within four weeks of departure.

We’ll pick you up by coach from a convenient joining point near you and take you to one of our interchanges. Here you’ll join your holiday coach and set off for a fantastic holiday.  When you've chosen your tour, give us a call and we'll let you know your approximate pick-up time.

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Direct Connect - make your own way to join the tour

Available from your area for this tour at no extra cost and car parking available for a small fee.

You can also choose to drive or get a lift direct to one of our coach interchanges. Our coach interchanges offer plenty of seating, toilet facilities, refreshments and a shop. They also provide car parking for your convenience for a small fee.

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Holiday Details

Day 1 UK to Liege
Across to Calais, then on to Liege, where we stay overnight tonight.
Day 2 Liege to St Gilgen
Arrive in St Gilgen in time for dinner (B,D)
Days 3 to 8 St Gilgen
Settle in and start to unwind amid the stunning scenery of St Gilgen. Enjoy three included excursions. (B,D)
Day 9 St Gilgen to Liege
We leave St Gilgen and make our way to Liege for our final overnight stay (B,D)
Day 10 Liege to UK
Calais, Dover, then home (B)


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