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Discover Europe’s magnificent alpine scenery

Alpine Lakes & Mountains

 

Riva del Garda
  • Overview

    highlights

    • Take in the Bavarian Alps and visit majestic Neuschwanstein Castle
    • Discover the Austrian Lake District
    • Explore the shores of Lake Garda and Lake Como in Italy
    • Journey to Lucerne at the heart of Switzerland

    Let us take you through some of Europe’s most magnificent mountain scenery, from southern Bavaria to the Swiss Alps, enjoying the alpine lakes of Italy and Austria along the way. Relax on board and savour the serene natural beauty of this region.

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    • Great for - Scenery


    Neuschwanstein
  • Itinerary

    ITINERARY

    LOCATIONS


  • The Hotels

    YOUR HOTELS


    VIEW ALL HOTELS Hotel Andreas Hofer Hotel Como Hotel Kertess Hotel Paxmontana Hotel Poiana Parkhotel Post


    Hotel Andreas Hofer
    Kufstein is a busy little town, just over the border from Bavaria, known as 'the Pearl of the Tyrol'. The Andreas Hofer is a comfortable and modern family-run hotel in the town centre.
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    Hotel Andreas Hofer

    • Hotel Andreas Hofer
    • Hotel Andreas Hofer

    Kufstein is a busy little town, just over the border from Bavaria, known as 'the Pearl of the Tyrol'. The Andreas Hofer is a comfortable and modern family-run hotel in the town centre.

    • All bedrooms have hairdryer, satellite TV, radio, telephone and minibar
    • Traditional restaurant
    • Cosy lounge bar
    • Lift
    • Welcome drink
    • Official 4-star rating
    Hotel Como
    Just a ten minute walk from the historic town centre, the beautiful Hotel Como reopened in 2016 after a full refurbishment and is a great base to explore the Italian Lakes.
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    Hotel Como

    Just a ten minute walk from the historic town centre, the beautiful Hotel Como reopened in 2016 after a full refurbishment and is a great base to explore the Italian Lakes.

    • Bedrooms have flat screen TV, hairdryer, minibar, safe, telephone
    • Restaurant
    • Bar
    • Terrace pool (Summer months only)
    • Gym
    • Official 4-star rating
    Hotel Kertess
    Nestled in the Arlberg mountains, our welcoming hotel, ran by the Kertess family, blends traditional Tyrolean hospitality with modern facilities.
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    Hotel Kertess

    Nestled in the Arlberg mountains, our welcoming hotel, ran by the Kertess family, blends traditional Tyrolean hospitality with modern facilities.

    • Bedrooms have flat screen TV, hairdryer, safe
    • Restaurant
    • Bar
    • Wellness area with indoor pool, sauna and steam room
    • Official 4-star rating
    Hotel Paxmontana
    Set in a stunning rural location, the Hotel Paxmontana is a majestic building surrounded by wonderful mountain views and exudes an air of relaxation.
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    Hotel Paxmontana

    Set in a stunning rural location, the Hotel Paxmontana is a majestic building surrounded by wonderful mountain views and exudes an air of relaxation. 

    • Bedrooms have seating area, binoculars to enjoy the mountain view
    • Restaurant
    • Garden terrace
    • Official 3-star rating
    Hotel Poiana
    Set in the beautiful valley of Lake Garda, the lovely Hotel Poiana is set in a quiet location, surrounded by gardens and tree-lined streets.
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    Hotel Poiana

    Set in the beautiful valley of Lake Garda, the lovely Hotel Poiana is set in a quiet location, surrounded by gardens and tree-lined streets.

    • Bedrooms have TV, telephone, hairdryer, safe
    • Restaurant
    • Bar
    • TV lounge
    • Terrace
    • Spa & Wellness Centre (additional charges apply)
    • Official 4-star rating
    Parkhotel Post
    At the heart of the Salzkammergut region of mountains and lakes, the Parkhotel Post is in a great location to explore this scenic area.
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    Parkhotel Post

    At the heart of the Salzkammergut region of mountains and lakes, the Parkhotel Post is in a great location to explore this scenic area.

    • Bedrooms have TV, telephone
    • Restaurant
    • Bar
    • Official 4-star rating
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  • Excursions & Extras

    INCLUDED EXCURSIONS


    Bolzano
    En route: Bolzano

    Set amidst hilly vineyards, the charming city of Bolzano is the gateway to the Italian Dolomites and has lots to see, including the medieval centre and the majestic cathedral.

    Be sure to take in some of the town’s great sights too, such as the statue of Walther von der Vogelweide on Walther Square, the South Tyrol Museum of Archaeology, the gothic Bolzano Cathedral and the Bolzano Victory Monument.

    Innsbruck
    En route: Innsbruck

    We call at the beautiful city of Innsbruck, the capital of the Tyrol region and surrounded by mountains. Enjoy a stroll along the main streets and see the famous Golden Roof building. 

    Chiemsee
    En route: Lake Chiemsee

    We enjoy a short train trip from Prien to reach Lake Chiemsee, the largest lake in Bavaria, and then continue across into Austria to reach our hotel.

    Lucerne
    En route: Lucerne

    At the heart of beautiful Switzerland, we call at the charming city of Lucerne, set on Lake Lucerne and surrounded by snow-capped peaks. Be sure to visit the colourful Old Town and walk across the famous wooden Chapel Bridge. 

    Lake Fuschl near Salzburg
    Full Day: Austrian Lakes

    Take in the serene scenery today of Austria’s beautiful Salzkammergut region. Sit back and relax as we enjoy a scenic drive through through the lakeland area, seeing Lake Fuschl and Lake Mondsee.

    Riva del Garda
    Full Day: North Lake Garda

    Today we enjoy a full day excursion, enjoying the wonderful scenery around the northern shores of popular Lake Garda. We’ll also call at the popular town of Riva del Garda, where you can enjoy a pleasant stroll along the pretty, winding streets and visit the historic town centre.

    Neuschwanstein
    Full day: Southern Bavaria & Neuschwanstein

    Today we cross into southern Bavaria, enjoying the surrounding alpine scenery, calling at the pretty town of Oberammergau, famous for its colourful frescoed buildings and the Passion Play held here once every ten years. We’ll also visit awesome Neuschwanstein Castle, built by the shy King Ludwig as a personal retreat, but now one of Europe’s most visited attractions.

    St Wolfgang
    Lake Wolfgang cruise

    Join our included excursion to enjoy the scenery from the water, as our cruise goes from St Gilgen doen to St Wolfgang. This really is a stunning part of Austria for you to relax and enjoy.

    OPTIONAL EXCURSIONS


    Brienz
    Brienz, Interlaken & Thun

    Today we visit the pretty town of Brienz, famous for its wood carving heritage, before going on to call at the bustling town of Interlaken and charming Thun.

    Riva to Limone boat trip

    Why not join our optional trip and take to the water, for opportunity to take in the serene surrounding views, as we travel from the bustling town of Riva across to pretty Limome.

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What's included

  • Return coach travel 
  • Twelve nights half board accommodation
  • Overnight stays on outbound and return journeys
  • Free Home Connect service*
  • Services of a Tour Manager
  • Personal audio guide
  • Four excursions, four en-route visits
Hotel Andreas Hofer

Hotel Andreas Hofer

Kufstein is a busy little town, just over the border from Bavaria, known as 'the Pearl of the Tyrol'. The Andreas Hofer is a comfortable and modern family-run hotel in the town centre.

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Hotel Andreas Hofer

  • Hotel Andreas Hofer
  • Hotel Andreas Hofer

Kufstein is a busy little town, just over the border from Bavaria, known as 'the Pearl of the Tyrol'. The Andreas Hofer is a comfortable and modern family-run hotel in the town centre.

  • All bedrooms have hairdryer, satellite TV, radio, telephone and minibar
  • Traditional restaurant
  • Cosy lounge bar
  • Lift
  • Welcome drink
  • Official 4-star rating
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