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Austria, Saalbach & the Tyrol

Austria, Saalbach & the Tyrol

Traditional Austrian Alpine Holiday

8 Day Holiday

 

Thursday 18 June  £749

Single supplement £120

 

Insurance £52  inc IPT

 

Includes:

7 nights dinner, bed & breakfast

3 excursions

Tolls on the Grossglockner High Alpine Road and the Gerlos Pass

Channel crossings by Ferry

Day 1 Thursday

Channel crossing to Calais, then south-eastwards to the
Metz/Saarbrücken area. Dinner, bed & breakfast at our overnight hote

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Day 2 Friday

On the German autobahns into Bavaria, then shortly after its capital,
Munich, the Alps come into view. Cross the Austrian border at Kufstein and arrive
Saalbach for 5 nights at Bergers Sporthotel. See above for inclusions in the hotel and
note that your ‘Joker Card’ gives unrestricted use of the cable cars, the train at the
end of the valley, use of miniature golf courses, the hikers’ bus and much more.

B, D

Day 3 Saturday

Day at leisure in Saalbach/Hinterglemm.

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Day 4 Sunday

Our excursion in the Tyrol takes us first to the Krimml Falls, the 5th
highest in the world with a drop of 380m. You can get very close to this breathtaking
natural spectacle (some walking involved). Then over the Gerlos Pass to the Ziller
Valley, where we will be stopping in Mayrhofen. To the Inn Valley for a while, via
historic Rattenberg, and back by way of Kitzbühel.

B, D

Day 5 Monday

It is another day of magnificent alpine scenery, passing Mittersil and
Matrei into the Hohe Tauern National Park. A stop in Heiligenblut beneath the
Grossglockner, Austria’s highest mountain. From there we climb the High Alpine Road
(toll included) to the snowy peaks and glaciers, the road reaching about 2,500m.
We take in the viewpoint at Franz-Josef Höhe before returning to the hotel.

B, D

Day 6 Tuesday

On the last day in Austria, more free time in Saalbach plus a short
drive to the nearby lakeside resort of Zell am See. There are very pleasant walks
through a medieval centre and along the lake shore

B, D

Day 7 Wednesday

Heading homewards, there will be an overnight stay in the Rhineland with dinner, bed & breakfast

B, D

Day 8 Thursday

To Calais for a late afternoon/early evening ferry to Dover

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B=Breakfast, D=Dinner

Lake, forest and mountain scenery – all of it outstanding – in the part of Austria which has been the most popular with British visitors for well over a century. You will be refreshed and invigorated in the mountain air, staying in Saalbach, which with neighbouring Hinterglemm, is a busy resort in both summer and winter. And every guest will receive a ‘Joker Card’ to be able to benefit from from the recreational, cultural and mountain experiences in the locality.

 

BERGERS SPORTHOTEL, SAALBACH

www.bergers-sporthotel.at l In the centre of Saalbach, this is a familyrun hotel accommodating about 100 guests. Comfortable and spacious, the bedrooms have all usual facilities. Lift. Free WIFI. Indoor swimming pool. The big restaurant has both panoramic gallery and cosy corners. There is a choice of menu (main course), coffee and cake one afternoon, a welcome drink, two evenings with musical entertainment, free entrance to the spa area and reduced price treatments.

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

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Name Address Contact Details
Ashingdon Golden Cross Golden Cross, By Fox (Welcome Homes)
Barking, North St North Street, Barking,outside St Margaret's Church
Barkingside Barkingside, Fulwell Cross, by Swimming Baths
Basildon Trafford House Trafford House (Adjacent to Basildon Rail Station)
Billericay Sun Corner Sun Corner, Laindon Road, Billericay
Brentwood Brentwood High St, by Argos
Canvey Island - Canute King Canute PH, Canvey Island
Canvey Island - Haystack Long Road, Canvey Island, Haystack
Chalkwell Park Chalkwell Park Bus Stop
Chandos Garage Hockley Chandos Garage Hockley
Chelmsford Victoria Road (coach bays)
Cricketers Westcliff Cricketers Bus Stop, Southend on Sea
Dagenham Wood Lane Wood Lane, Dagenham, Opp Morrisons
Eastwood - Kent Elms Kent Elms Corner, Eastwood, Rayleigh Road
Eastwood - Rochford Cnr Rayleigh Road, Eastwood, Rochford Corner
Eastwood Jones Corner Eastwood, Rayleigh Road, Jones Corner
Bus Stop by Brookside Tavern
Folkestone services XX Eurotunnel- Stop 24 Junction 11 on M20
Grays Oak PH Oak PH, Socketts Heath, Grays
Hadleigh - Vic House Cnr Vic House Corner, Kiln Road, Hadleigh
Hadleigh Church Hadleigh Church, Bus Layby
Harold Wood Harold Wood, Bus Stops, Harold Wood Station
Hockley Spa Spa Road Bus Stop, Hockley
Hopes Green, S Benfleet High Road, S Benfleet, by Benfleet Tvl opp Shell G
Hornchurch North Street, Hornchurch, Fire Station
Ilford Clements Road, Ilford, by Travelodge IG1 !BA
Kents Hill Lights Kents Hill Lights Bus Stop, London Road, Benfleet
Kiln Road (Kenneth Road) Kiln Road (Kenneth Road) - Thundersley
Leigh on Sea - Elms Elms PH, London Road, Leigh on Sea
Leigh on Sea - Thames Dr Thames Drive, Leigh on Sea
M25 Thurrock Services M25 Thurrock Services Coach Park
North Shoebury Road Bus Stop , outside Asda (St Marys)
North Shoebury Road, Shoeburyness
Pitsea Old Granada Bingo, Pitsea SS13 3AH
Rayleigh Websters Way Websters Way, Rayleigh, opp Rayleigh Lanes
Rochford Station Bus Stop Rochford Station Bus Stop, Bradley Way
Romford St Edwards Way, Romford, Bus Stop 'H'
Shenfield Shenfield Station
Shoeburyness - Kathryn Ct The Cambridge.(Kathryn Ct.), Shoeburyness
South Benfleet Clare Rd Tarpots Coach Stop (opp Clare Road), Sth Benfleet
South Benfleet St Marys St Mary's Church, Layby, South Benfleet
Southchurch Tyrrel Drive Southchurch Road - Tyrrel Drive (Swintons)
Southchurch White Horse White Horse Bus Stop, Southchurch
Southend Airport Bus Stop, Southend Airport, Eastwoodbury Crescent
Southend Queensway Bus Layby, Rear of Sainsburys, Southend
Stanford le Hope Rookery Rookery Corner, Stanford le Hope (St Cleres Hall G
TBA TBA
Thorpe Bay Station Station, Acacia Drive, Thorpe Bay
Upminster St Mary's Lane/Bell Corner, Upminster
Vange Barge Vange Barge Bus Stop, High Road, Pitsea
Wakering Crouchmans Wakering High St/ Crouchmans Avenue
West Leigh Schools West Leigh Schools, London Rd, Leigh on Sea
Westcliff on Sea Bell PH Bell PH, Rochford Road Bus Stop
Westcliff on Sea Palace Palace Theatre, Westcliff on Sea
Wickford Halls Corner Halls Corner, opp Police Station, Wickford
x Benfleet Hopes see hope xxxxxHopes Green, High Road,xxxxxxxsee new p/up
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