We start with a local departure and travel via the cross Channel ferry to Eurotunnel to the Continent. Overnight accommodation has been reserved in France / Germany tonight on a bed and continental breakfast basis in rooms all with private facilities.
Day 2 – continue to Austria. Here accommodation has been reserved at the 3* Hotel Landhus Zur Post at Ossiach. The hotel is family run and all rooms have private facilities. Features include a restaurant and terrace with a romantic view of the lake.
During your stay we have these great value optional excursions available:
- Klagenfurt – the capital of Carinthia. We have a guided tour showing you the sights and highlights of the city before free time on your own. Price: £19.95 per person
- 3 country tour – Austria, Italy and Slovenia. Our first stop will be the Italian border town of Tarvisio for some free time. Then continue on via Planica, home to one of the largest ski jumps in the world and Kranjska Gora in Slovenia to Bled, one of the most beautiful alpine resorts. Here you can wander round the lake. Entrance to Bled castle, (approximately £11 and the lake cruise – approximately £14 are not included). After some free time we return over the Wurzenpass to Austria. Price £19.95 per person.
- A visit to the small historic town of Spittal am Der Drau. We have included a guided tour before continuing the day with a trip along the Monta Valley – known as the ‘Valley of Cascading Waters’. On the way back we call in at Gmund, one of the best kept Mediaeval small towns in the south of Austria. Price: £19.95 per person.
Special Offer: Book all 3 excursions for just £49.95 per person.
On day 6 we commence our journey home, travelling to our overnight stopover, arriving back in the UK on day 7.