Imperial Highlights

Including the Passion Play in Oberammergau

Day 1

FLIGHT TO MUNICH:

This afternoon we travel to the Charlotte-Douglas Airport along with our tour director and other travelers for our trans-Atlantic flight to Munich.
Day 2

MUNICH:

Welcome to Munich. After check-in, our afternoon begins with an orientation tour of this exciting city. See the Marienplatz, featuring a Glockenspiel clock and the Town Hall. This evening you are free to explore.
Day 3

REGENBSBURG • PRAGUE:

Travel north to the UNESCO World Heritage town of Regensburg. We continue into the Czech Republic and the vibrant capital Prague, a destination steeped in ancient history. (B, D)
Day 4

PRAGUE SIGHTSEEING • FREE TIME:

A local guide shares the rich history of Prague during a city tour. We see St. Vitus Cathedral, cross the River Vltava into the cobblestoned Old Town Square, and the Astronomical Clock. Spend free time exploring on your own or shopping for beautiful Czech crystal. (B)
Day 5

BRATISLAVA • BUDAPEST:

Today we journey into Slovakia. We enjoy an orientation tour of the capital, Bratislava. Next is Budapest, a romantic city which straddles the River Danube where we stay two nights. (B)
Day 6

BUDAPEST • SIGHTSEEING • FREE TIME:

With a local guide, we see the sights of the twin cities of Buda and Pest. The tour includes the Fisherman’s Bastion, Heroes’ Square, the Church of St. Matthias and panoramic views of the city from Gellert Hill. Afterwards, you’ll have free time to explore on your own. (B)
Day 7

GYOR • VIENNA:

Today we travel through picturesque orchards and vineyards to visit the historical town of Gyor, which dates back to Roman times. Later, we travel to Vienna, Austria, a dynamic city with a splendid imperial heritage. We spend two nights here. (B)
Day 8

VIENNA • SIGHTSEEING • FREE TIME:

Today, sightseeing with our local guide includes these landmarks: the Hofburg, State Opera House, Imperial Boulevards, and the impressive City Hall. You’ll have some free time to explore the pedestrian area around St. Stephen’s Cathedral and the main shopping street, Karntnerstrassse. (B)
Day 9

SALZBURG:

Today we travel the Danube Valley to the charming city of Salzburg, famous for its musical heritage. We wander through the Mirabell Gardens, which was featured in the film ‘The Sound of Music’. In Old Town, we see the imposing Cathedral Square and Getreidegasse, a narrow street where Mozart was born in 1756. (B, D)
Day 10

OBERAMMERGAU (PASSION PLAY PERFORMANCE):

This morning we travel to the picturesque town of Oberammergau where the Passion Play is performed. This afternoon we take our premium seats for this unique and moving performance. We dine at a local restaurant this evening before experiencing the second half of this unique event. (B, D)
Day 11

MUNICH:

This morning we travel through Bavaria back to the capital, Munich. Enjoy some free time before arriving to our hotel. This evening we celebrate a final dinner with the group. (B, D)
Day 12

FLIGHT HOME:

Say ‘Auf Wiedersehen’ to your travelling companions as yourmemorable European holiday comes to an end. (B)
Imperial Highlights
Departure Dates
12 Days
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(Pricing Per Person)
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$3059 $N/A $N/A $3495
MEALS INCLUDED
Breakfasts: 10
Dinners: 4
AIRFARE
(from Charlotte, NC)
June 9 - $1449
NOTES
  • Tour arranged by Trafalgar Tours/Costsaver
Activity Level: 4
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Strenuous