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Enjoy the crisp air and sensational scenery of Austria

Discover classic Austria with its dramatic landscape, towering peaks of the Tyrol, lush forests, blooming meadows and awe-inspiring waterfalls with our 8 day tour, 'Austrian Lakes and Mountains'.

Things to do
  • Zell am See
  • Lake Zell
  • Grossglockner
  • Salzburg
  • Kitzbühel
  • Cologne
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Austrian Lakes & Mountains Sample itinerary

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Day 1 Eurostar

By Train to Cologne

Your journey begins as you depart St Pancras International and travel to Brussels by Eurostar. On arrival in Brussels, change trains and continue onwards to Germany, arriving in Cologne for an overnight stay.

Day 2 Zell am See
Zell am See

To Zell am See and Lake Zell

On arrival in Zell am See, you'll be greeted by clean crisp air and sensational scenery.

Day 3 Zell am See 2
Zell am See 2

Invigorating Zell am See

The fresh air and natural landscapes will leave you feeling energised and ready for action. So perhaps try your hand at tobogganing or Nordic walking. Alternatively, if you prefer to take things at a more relaxed pace, head to one of the luxurious spas where you'll find a selection of pools, saunas and steam baths to help you unwind.

Day 4 The Alps
The Alps

Explore Zell am See

With plenty of shopping and fine dining options available, it's easy to while away the day in style whilst in Zell am See. Alternatively, you could take a trip to visit Austria's highest mountain - the mighty Grossglockner. Travelling along the renowned high Alpine road, you'll pass through some of the most spectacular and natural landscapes in the Alps.

Day 5 Salzburg

Zell am See, Music & Castles

A stay in Zell am See gives you a great opportunity to visit the wonderful city of Salzburg. With its sensational Baroque architecture, Salzburg is thought by many to be one of the most beautiful cities in Europe.

Day 6 Zell am See 3
Zell am See 3

Relaxation in Zell am See

With a final day in Zell am See, you could choose to simply relax. Alternatively take the train to the charming medieval town of Kitzbühel, or visit nearby Innsbruck - the 'capital of the Alps' with its imperial splendour.

Day 7 Cologne

Zell am See to Cologne

Today leave Zell am See and travel on the local rail service to Schwarzach-St Veit. Here join the onward high-speed service to Cologne for the final night of your holiday.

Day 8 Eurostar 2
Eurostar 2

Homeward Bound

Your departure by high-speed train to Brussels connects with the Eurostar to London, arriving into St Pancras International.

Please note

The itinerary above is just a suggestion and you are free to make adjustments to suit your exact requirements. Please call 01904 734 358 to speak to one of our Tailor-Made Holiday Specialists about tailoring your holiday with GRJ independent.

What’s included
What's Included
  • Standard Class rail travel throughout
  • Cologne hotel x 2 nights (B&B)
  • Zell am See hotel x 5 nights (B&B)
  • Single room supplement applies. Please call for details.

This tour may be suitable for reduced mobility passengers, please call for further information.

Sally Hauser
Laura Strawinski
Mark Brennan
Austrian Lakes & Mountains

Enjoy the crisp air and sensational scenery of Austria


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