Christmas in the Tyrol
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Enjoy the crisp winter scenery on our yuletide adventure into the spectacular Austrian Tyrol. We take a journey on the wonderful Zillertalbahn Railway, visit the chocolate-box towns of Innsbruck, Kufstein and Rattenberg, and visit Innsbruck's Royal Imperial Palace.
Today, we meet at our Dedicated Departure Office at London St Pancras, we board the Eurostar service to Brussels, where we transfer to Nuremberg for an overnight stay. On Day 2, we continue by rail to Innsbruck via Munich. After checking into our hotel, you are at leisure. Perhaps pay a visit to Innsbruck's marvellous Christmas market, with its dazzling array of fantastic Christmas offerings. Why not sample some mulled wine here?
Today is Christmas Eve, and our excursion takes us through the magnificent Ziller Valley on the Zillertalbahn Railway to Mayrhofen. We enjoy a splendid festive 7-course Gala dinner tonight.
Today is Christmas Day, and we enjoy a guided tour of Innsbruck uncovering its architecture, its history and its hidden streets. We also see the stunning Imperial Palace, famously a former home of the Habsburg dynasty. In the evening we sit down to a traditional 7-course Christmas dinner at the hotel.
Today is yours to explore more of Innsbruck and the surrounding area on Boxing Day. Perhaps take a stroll through the town, enjoying the calm after the bustling furore of Christmas Day.
We pay a visit to Kufstein today. A town of classic Tyrolean architecture and Austrian charm, Kufstein's centrepiece is a majestic fortress which sits on a hill. We also travel to nearby Rattenberg, another charming Austrian town.
Today we leave Innsbruck and Austria, travelling to Cologne where we stay overnight. On Day 8, we continue to Brussels where we connect with the Eurostar service to London.
Please note that while every departure of this tour will feature the same excursions, the order may differ from that shown above.
For this tour, we recommend arriving to, and departing from, London Gatwick or London Heathrow airport (LGW or LHR). London Gatwick is approximately 30 miles from your start and end point, and London Heathrow is approximately 19 miles from your start and end point.
It is your responsibility to check and fulfil the passport, visa, health and immigration requirements applicable to your itinerary. We do not accept any responsibility if you cannot travel, or incur any other loss because you have not complied with any passport, visa, immigration requirements or health formalities. You agree to reimburse us in relation to any fines or other losses which we incur as a result of your failure to comply with any passport, visa, immigration requirements or health formalities.
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Exciting excursions and free time to explore
An escorted experience and all travel arrangements
Comfortable accommodation in your destination
Delicious meals included
8-day Christmas tour in the heart of the Tyrol