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Austria and Bavaria by Scenic Rail

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Join us on this newly-designed and exciting tour to Austria and Bavaria by Scenic Rail.   Vienna, Salzburg, Hallstatt, Innsbruck and Munich are absolutely delightful cities.   Vienna features elegant palaces and gardens unilke any other European city.  It is surprisingly full of art and culture like The Spanish Riding School, the famed Opera House, and Klimt's famous "The Kiss".  Salzburg of course is the home of "The Sound of Music" and the birthplace of Mozart.  A day trip to one of the most beautiful Alpine towns, Hallstatt, will long be remembered.  Innsbruck is the home of two Olympic games and the center of Tyrolian culture with the natural beauty of snow capped mountains.  Munich is the seat of Bavarian culture.  Like the other cities and towns on this trip, Munich has enchanting and traditional city centers, markets, and wonderful food. 

Travel by scenic train with a small group of travelers on this enjoyable Austrian and Bavarian holiday.  Accompanied and solo travelers are welcome. 

What's Included?
  • 3 nights lodging in Vienna.  4 nights in Salzburg.  2 nights each in Innsbruck and Munich. Bountiful breakfast daily.
  • Train transportation between cities on itinerary.   Local transportation within Vienna, Salzburg, Innsbruck and Munich.
  • Welcome visit to authentic Viennese heuriger (local wine tavern) for buffet dinner, music, and song.  Day trip to Hallstatt.  Sound of Music Tour. Tirol Abend Familie Gundolf Tyrolean Folk Show with dinner.  Optional tours to Eagles Nest and Dachau.
  • Professionally guided walking tours of Vienna, Salzburg, Innsbruck, Hallstatt, and Munich.
  • VIP admission to the best attractions in all cities on the itinerary.
    • Vienna Pass with free VIP admission to over 90 GOOD sites.  Hop On/Hop Off bus.  Local bus/tram transportation
    • Hallstatt lake cruise.
    • Salzburg Card with free VIP admission to all city (and some outer city) attractions.  Local transportation included.
    • Innsbruck Card with free VIP admission to attractions, local trams busses.  Selected cable cars and lifts.  Hop On Hop Off bus.
  • Rich, ambitious, and smartly planned itinerary.
What Makes this Tour So Special?
  • Everyone feels welcome with a small group of 10-16 friendly travelers.  We move about quickly and efficiently but at our own pace.
  • Every traveler has input on what we see and do on this trip.
  • Solo travelers as well as those with travel partners welcome.  Each tour is different, but usually half of our travelers are solo women travelers.
  • Personal Service: The Professor makes sure you are well-prepared for the tour. We advise on all aspects of the trip such as air itineraries, money matters, packing, passports, and what to expect on this tour.  We are here to help - call us (413.528.2125) or email us with your questions.
  • Well-planned itineraries for those who like to see and do a lot.  We also know how to avoid the biggest crowds.
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Hotels and Important Info
  • 3 nights in Vienna at the perfectly located 4-star Hotel AM Konzerthaus Vienna
  • 4 nights in the center of historic Salzburg at the 4-star Hotel Elefant
  • 2 nights at the best located hotel in town, the 4-star Hotel Innsbruck
  • 2 nights at the 4-star Eden Wolff Hotel with the best breakfast in Munich. 
  • Travelers depart from their home city and meet at the hotel in Vienna.  Depart from Munich.  Airfare is not included.
  • Travelers must be able to walk 2-4 miles daily and have no mobility issues.

Tentative 2025 Tour Dates and Pricing
  • This small group tour commences on Friday, May 9, 2025 in Vienna.  It ends on Tuesday, May 20 in Munich.
  • Pricing:
    • A refundable "Hold My Spot" deposit of $250 per person holds your place. 
    • Final pricing will be announced Summer 2024.  We anticipate the cost to be between $3999 and $4299 per person.
  • This tour sold out immediately but we can add you to the wait list.  Contact us at
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