8 days - from only £799pp

ABOUT THE TOUR

Christmas in the Austrian Lakes

Join us for a wonderful Christmas holiday discovering Austria’s beautiful scenery, staying in the picturesque town of Werfenweng, in Austria’s Salzkammergut region, for a fantastic break. We'll be treated to mulled wine and cookies on one afternoon, as well as lunch on Christmas Day, a trip to Salzburg and journey to discover Austria’s stunning lakes.

TOUR INCLUDES

  • 7 nights hotel with continental breakfast
  • 5 evening meals
  • Christmas Lunch
  • Porterage at the hotel
  • Local joining points

8 Day Itinerary

  • Dec 21:

    Local departure by coach or Home Connect service, then to Belgium for an overnight stay.

  • Dec 22:

    Through Germany and into Austria to reach our hotel in Werfenweng for five nights.

    Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

  • Dec 23: Austrian Lakes

    The Austrian lakes are known for their stunning beauty, and we’ll take a tour to some of them during this excellent excursion. No matter what time of year it is, this area is always breathtaking, and we’ll get to admire the natural spendour throughout this excursion.

    Weather permitting, we’ll also enjoy a relaxing cruise on one of the Salzkammergut’s most famous lakes - Lake Wolfgang. With its beautiful scenery and peaceful atmosphere, it’s easy to see why this lake is so popular.

    Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

    Lake Wolfgangsee

    Austrian Lakes

    Included Highlights

    • Austrian Lakes
  • Christmas Eve: Salzburg

    The city of Salzburg makes for an excellent excursion, the setting for the Sound of Music. Enjoy the old town with its impressive fortress and cathedral, take time out to visit the house where Mozart was born or relax in the Mirabell Gardens.

    There are numerous architectural styles to be found in Salzburg, including Romanesque, Gothic, Renaissance and Baroque. See the best of the city on our optional guided tour.

    Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

    Salzburg

    Salzburg

    Included Highlights

    • Salzburg

    Optional Excursions

    Our optional excursions are a great addition to enhance your holiday experience and are highly recommended.

    2021
    • Salzburg Guided Tour
    TBC

    The optional excursions will be available to book during your tour.

    Prices are per person and are subject to change. Payment will be in cash in Euros (for tours to Europe) or Sterling (for UK tours).

  • Christmas Day:

    Spend a relaxing day in resort as we celebrate Christmas Day. Enjoy Christmas lunch at our hotel.

    Included meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  • Boxing Day: Hallstatt

    Join us on an optional excursion to visit the village of Hallstatt. Located close to stunning Lake Hallstatt, this charming town is a designated UNESCO World Heritage Site. Spend time admiring the scenic views across the lake, or perhaps take a relaxing stroll along the lakeside.

    Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

    Hallstatt

    Hallstatt

    Optional Excursions

    Our optional excursions are a great addition to enhance your holiday experience and are highly recommended.

    2021
    • Hallstatt
    TBC

    The optional excursions will be available to book during your tour.

    Prices are per person and are subject to change. Payment will be in cash in Euros (for tours to Europe) or Sterling (for UK tours).

  • Dec 27:

    We leave Austria and head back towards Belgium for an overnight stay.

    Included meals: Breakfast

  • Dec 28:

    Return home.

    Included meals: Breakfast

Hotels

You will stay for five nights at the 3-star family-run Hotel Zistelberghof in Werfenweng, which offers traditional Austrian hospitality, with charming guest rooms and excellent facilities. Spend some time exploring pretty Werfenweng at leisure, to discover its lovely Austrian charm and splendid scenery. Overnights stays in Belgium will be in city-style hotels.

Joining points

Travel from most joining points is included within your coach holiday price; some carry a supplement of £20pp. To find your nearest joining point, search using your postcode below.

See our full list of our joining points.

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