DAY 1 - 23 MAY 2014
This group tour is fully escorted from Ireland. Depart Dublin on an Aer Lingus flight. On arrival in Munich airport, we will meet our local guide and coach and transfer to Salzburg. After we check-in at the Hotel Hofwirt the rest of the day will be at leisure.
DAY 2 -24 MAY 2014
After breakfast in the hotel, we will enjoy a walking tour of Salzburg including entrance to Mozart’s Birthplace. This walking tour will take about three hours. The rest of the day is spent at leisure.
DAY 3 -25 MAY 2014
After breakfast in the hotel, we embark of the Sound of Music Tour with our great local guide.
The life of the von Trapp Family is inseparably linked to the city of Salzburg. Every year nearly 300,000 people visit the Trapp Family homes and film locations. The 1965 film about the moving life of the novice, Maria von Trapp and her singing family with Julie Andrews in the leading role, became an international box office success. The songs from "The Sound of Music" are known throughout the world.
·The Sound of Music tour includes the following original film locations:
·Mirabell Gardens and Pegasus Fountain (dancing scene with Maria and the children)
·Leopoldskron Palace (where the family lived in the film)
· Nonnberg Convent (where Maria lived as a young novice)
·St. Gilgen / Wolfgangsee (opening scene in the movie)
·Mondsee Church (wedding scene)
This evening we will enjoy a concert with Andre Rieu and his orchestra in The Salzburg Arena
Return transfers from our hotel to the concert are included.
DAY 4 -26 MAY 2014
After breakfast we will say goodbye to Salzburg, as we start our journey to Vienna. The trip to Vienna is through beautiful Austrian countryside, via Wachau, where we will enjoy a guided tour at Melk Abbey.
We will arrive in Vienna in the afternoon, and check in at our hotel, Hotel Falkensteiner.
The rest of the day is at leisure.
DAY 5 -27 MAY 2014
After breakfast, we will enjoy a coach tour of Vienna , including entrance to the magnificient Schönbrunn Palace.
The rest of the day is spent at leisure.
DAY 6 -28 MAY 2014
This full day is at leisure to explore Vienna as you wish.
DAY 7 -29 MAY 2014
After breakfast we will depart for Vienna Airport for our return Aer Lingus flight home.
The price for this Escorted Tour is €985 per person sharing, which includes
Return Aer Lingus flights : Depart Dublin at 07:20 / Arrive Munich 10.45 on Friday 23 May
1 checked-in bag & 1 carry-on bag per person
Luxury coach travel throughout
3 nights B&B accommodation in Salzburg in 3* Hotel Hofwirt http://www.hofwirt.net/
Walking Tour of Salzburg
Sound of Music Coach Tour
Entrance to Andres Rieu Concert
Tour of Melk Abbey, en-route to Vienna
3 nights B&B accommodation in 3* Hotel Falkensteiner http://www.falkensteiner.com/en/hotel/schottenfeld
City Tour of Vienna
Depart Vienna 11:55 / Arrive Dublin 13.45 on Thursday 29 May
The single supplement is €189
Booking deposit of €200 per person is due at the time of booking.
The balance is due 8 weeks before departure, 28 March 2014.