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Alpine Melody - Germany, Austria & Switzerland

Alpine Melody - Germany, Austria & Switzerland

Sat 2 Sept 2017: Join Johnsons Coaches for a 9 day escorted coach holiday visiting Germany, Austria & Switzerland. Highlights include Alpine railway journeys and a visit to Mainau - Germany's Flower Island.

Capital of the state of Voralberg, Bregenz nestles at the foot of Pfander Mountain, on the shores of lovely Lake Contance.


We include two spectacular Alpine railway journeys, a visit to the Zeppelin Musuem in Freidrichshafen and a visit to Mainau - Germany's Flower Island.


Your Tour Includes

  • Door to door service

  • Our own courier service

  • Return Dover-Calais Ferry Crossing

  • 8 nights half board accommodation

  • Guided Tour of Bregenz & Pfanderbahn Cable Car

  • Return Arosa Express Train ride

  • Guided walking tour of the ‘Flower Island’ of Mainau

  • Entrance to the Zeppelin Museum

  • A train ride on the Rhaetic Railway

Not Included: All lunches


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Day 1

Channel crossing to France then on to Cologne in Germany for our overnight stay.

Day 2

We continue south arriving in the afternoon at Bregenz for our six night stay.

Day 3

Today, we include a guided tour of the old town of Bregenz with its 13th century houses and narrow cobbled streets before boarding the cable car where we soar gently to the mountain station of the Pfander (1064m) for the most panoramic view points of the whole region.

Day 4

Today we travel into Switzerland to the lovely medieval city of Chur where we board the Arosa Express for a spectacular journey through deep ravines and over the awesome Langwieser Viaduct as we climb to Arosa, some 1800m above sea level. Explore this lovely mountain spa resort, before returning to Chur.

Day 5

We drive along the shores of Lake Constance to Meersburg where we board our ferry crossing to Konstantz, where we drive the short distance to the causeway entrance to Mainau. This so-called Flower Island is a paradise of flowers, plants and other exotic treasures

Day 6

This morning a local coach transfers us to Freidrichshafen for a visit to the Zeppelin Museum. This fascinating museum includes a reconstruction of a section of the doomed Hindenburg airship that made its maiden voyage across the Atlantic in 1936. Free time in Bregenz in the afternoon

Day 7

Experience the romantic Swiss Mountain railway route from Landquart to Davos and enjoy the fantastic landscapes on our included return journey aboard the Rhaetic Railway.

Day 8

Departing Bregenz we drive north into France for our final overnight.

Day 9

After breakfast, we drive to Calais and our ferry homeward.

Your Hotel:

Hotel Germania, Bregenz, Austria

Located in the heart of Bregenz, this spa hotel is within a

5-minute walk from Lake Constance and the Pfanderbahn Cable Car. Restaurant, bar/lounge Buffet Breakfast & choice main course menu. Other amenities include a rooftop terrace & sauna. Mobility Grade: 4 – Locality: Generally level. Hotel: Level entrance & lift to all floors.


Duration, Date & Price:

9 Days

Saturday 2 – Sunday 10 September 2017 – £1298



Single Room: £252

Holiday Insurance: £53


Tour Departs By: 5.00am n Returns By: 9.00pm


Deposit: £75 per person for all coach holidays in Britain and Europe.


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