The name of this European tour-Enchanting Europe-says it all! Travel from Amsterdam, Holland’s lively capital, to picturesque Lucerne in the Swiss Alps with overnights in Koblenz and Wiesbaden in the Rhine Valley, in Bavaria’s capital Munich, and in romantic Salzburg. Enjoy a canal cruise in Amsterdam; admire Cologne’s impressive gothic cathedral; walk through the medieval walled town of Rothenburg; visit the famous Hofbräuhaus in Munich; enjoy a guided walking tour through romantic Salzburg and see the sites from The Sound of Music movie; walk through the historic center of Innsbruck and take pictures of the Golden Roof; stop in Vaduz, capital of the Principality of Liechtenstein: and in Lucerne, cross the Chapel Bridge, dating back to the 14th century and admire the emotional Lion Monument. Take in gorgeous scenery while driving through some of the most picturesque regions of Europe. Enjoy a romantic cruise with lunch along the most scenic part of the river, a Riesling wine tasting in the charming town of Rüdesheim, and a drive through the most spectacular parts of the majestic Alps in Austria and Switzerland. There is time to shop for Christmas ornaments in picture-book Rothenburg, for crystal in Innsbruck, for stamps in Vaduz, and for chocolate and Swiss watches in Lucerne. Globus has included a special farewell dinner at a local restaurant in Lucerne to celebrate the success of this amazing Enchanting Europe tour.
AMSTERDAMWelcome dinner; guided sightseeing including a canal cruise; visit a major diamond centerCOLOGNESee the cathedralRHINE RIVER[LF] Half-day cruise to Rüdesheim with light lunchRÜDESHEIM [LF] Wine tastingROTHENBURG Walking tour of the walled townMUNICH Orientation, visit Marienplatz and the famous HofbräuhausSALZBURGGuided walking tour, visit Mirabell Gardens and Residenz Square INNSBRUCK Walk through the Old Town to the Golden RoofVADUZ Stop in the capital of LiechtensteinLUCERNE Walking tour including the Lion Monument and Chapel Bridge; farewell dinner at a local restaurant
Amsterdam – Cologne, Germany – Koblenz
Koblenz – Rüdesheim – Wiesbaden
Wiesbaden – Rothenburg – Munich
Munich – Salzburg, Austria
Salzburg – Innsbruck – Vaduz, Liechtenstein – Lucerne, Switzerland
Lucerne – Zurich Airport