November 30-December 6, 2021
The entire tour is from ONE HOTEL
Including breakfast daily, superior hotel with private bath, featuring markets in MUNICH, SALZBURG Austria, INNSBRUCK Austria, TRAUNSTEIN Germany, BERCHTESGADEN Bavaria.
Dec 1. TRAUNSTEIN After arrival in Germany we transfer to Traunstein, in the foothills of the Alps, home for the next week. Our hotel for the week is in the center of the town. We will return here at the end of each day so you only unpack once. This lovely village near the Alps sparkles in the winter with its glistening cobblestone streets and brightly decorated boutiques and cafes.
Dec 2. BERCHTESGADEN Across the snowy Alps to the winter Alpine capital of BERCHTESGADEN, German training site of the Winter Olympics. This 600 year old town has a tiny jewel of a Christmas Market and world-class scenery that is unmatched. The Alps rise high above as you wander the cobblestone streets finding unique gifts for your family and friends.
Dec 3. MUNICH Today we travel into MUNICH, famous for beer, brats, oom-pah bands and the Hofbräuhaus. We will see the Marien Platz, the Karlstor, the immense neo Gothic City Hall with the world-famous Glockenspiel, the soaring twin onion-domed Frauenkirche, the Baroque Michael’s Church and walk the Kaufinger Street, Munich’s 5th Avenue. You will have a wonderful afternoon browsing the endless market stalls at the four Christmas Markets, sipping a hot chocolate at an outdoor heated cafe or playing with the toys at Obletter Toy House.