Meals as indicated on itinerary (B-Breakfast, L-Lunch, D-Dinner)
Day 1 – September 6, 2022 - BERLIN (B, D):
Arrive in Berlin, meet our local assistant who will help you transfer to the hotel.
Accommodation: Hotel Crowne Plaza Berlin 4* (8 Nights)
Attend the Group opening dinner at a local restaurant.
Day 2 – BERLIN - September 7, 2022 (B):
In the morning, meet your guide to depart for our Berlin tour. Enjoy some main sights like the Brandenburg Tor, the Bundestag Building, Checkpoint Charlie, Museum Island, Alexanderplatz, and the Holocaust Memorial. The remainder of the day is on your own.
Day 3 - BERLIN - September 8, 2022 (B):
Full day on your own; no guided services today.
Suggestion - visit Berlin's most popular city park - the lush, 520-acre, Tiergarten.
Day 4 – BERLIN - September 9, 2022 (B):
In the evening, "chill out" at the famous Berlin Ice Bar in Alexanderplatz. Everything in-and-of this amazing facility is made from solid ice...
Day 5 – BERLIN - September 10, 2022 (B):
Full day on your own; no guided services included today.Suggestion - Immerse yourself into one of the street parties around: Folsom Europe. It's just a few blocks down from our hotel, in Schöneberg.
Day 6 – BERLIN - September 11, 2022 (B, L):
Enjoy breakfast at the hotel and free time in the morning. Later in the morning, enjoy a swim excursion and picnic at Lake Liepnitzsee
Day 7 - BERLIN - September 12, 2022 (B):
Full day on your own; no guided services included today.
Day 8 - BERLIN - September 13, 2022 (B):
Full day on your own; Optional Day Tours:
- 5-hour Potsdam excursion. Sanssouci Palace was built in 1745, by Fredrick the Great as his summer palace, and intended to be Germany's answer to Versailles.
- 10-hour Dresden excursion. Long-considered the most beautiful city in Germany, Dresden was magnificently restored to its former glory after the allied bombings during WWI. Must see: the Royal Palace, home to one of the world's most famous Renaissance masterpieces: The Sistine Madonna!👼
Day 9 – BERLIN -> MUNICH - September 14, 2022 (B)
After breakfast and hotel checkout, you will be transferred to the train station for our train to Munich. Upon arrival in Munich, you will be met by a local assistant who will help you the hotel transfer. The remainder of the day is free at leisure.
Accommodation: Harry’s Home Munich 4* (5 Nights)
Day 10 – MUNICH - September 15, 2022 (B, L):
In the morning, enjoy private all-inclusive Munich guided walking tour. This is a one-of-a-kind tour. Our gracious guide will not only take you sightseeing, but also teach you how to navigate, connect, and interact. You'll be immersed in the culture of this great city. Tour length: 2 miles, 5 hours.
- Marienplatz | City Center (webcam)
- The Hofbräuhaus
- The Frauenkirche
- The Glockenspiel – the whimsical City Hall tower clock featuring 43 bells and moving figurine recreations of two pivotal events in Munich's history
- The National Opera House
Englischer Garten - one of the largest and most beautiful urban parks in the world. Quirky feature: even though Munich is over 1,000 miles from the sea, if you are in the right area of the park, you will still spot surfers "riding the waves"... 🏄♀️
- Learn about over 860 years of Bavarian/German History & Culture, including the Munich Beer Hall Putsch (Coup of 1923).
- Hear fascinating tales, myths, and legends of Oktoberfest: the world's largest party!
Viktualienmarkt (Market Place), for a traditional Bavarian lunch - included w/price.
Day 11 –MUNICH - September 16, 2022 (B,L):
Neuschwanstein Castle & Schloss Linderhof tour via private vehicle w/lunch at a traditional Bavarian Beer Hall (8+ hours)
Day 12 –MUNICH - September 17, 2022 (B):
In the morning, we will "suit-and-boot" you Bavarian style, with an authentic lederhosen outfit, FREE as our a gift to you!
Day 13 –MUNICH - September 18, 2022 (B, D):
Oktoberfest at a reserved table inside a gigantic, historic Oktoberfest tent. Food and drinks are included. 🍻🥨
Day 14 –MUNICH - September 19, 2022 (B):
After breakfast, checkout of the hotel and transfer to Munich airport via private shuttle for your journey home OR to join us in our exciting Spain & Portugal segment (9/19 - 10/4/22)!
End of Arrangements by BAG Travel