Escorted Tours

Innsbruck, Rattenberg, Lake Achensee and Salzburg Escorted Tour Holiday – From €1471.00 per person

From €1441.00 - 1470.00

per person sharing

Overview

Visit some of Austria’s most stunningly beautiful summer time highlights, including Tyrol’s capital, Innsbruck, the historic town of Rattenberg, the vibrant city of Salzburg and the majestic Lake Achensee.

Available Dates

11th August – 7 nights – halfboard From €1470.00

08th September- 7 nights halgboard From €1441.00

Itinerary

Day1Fly to Munich

Today you will arrive at the Hotel Strass, where you will stay for the next 7 nights. It boasts a fabulous location in the very heart of Mayrhofen and gives guests access to excellent 4 star facilities. The Sport Wing includes an extensive spa, wellness and fitness centre with state-of-the-art facilities. A large indoor swimming pool, a Finnish sauna, a Roman steam bath and an inhalation grotto are available for guests to use.

Culinary delights are offered in the hotel’s restaurants, where the experienced and creative staff will ensure that your meals are of the highest quality. Carefully selected ingredients and a well-stacked wine cellar are key to the Hotel Strass dining experience.

Day2Walking Tour of Mayrhofen

This morning you will be brought by your guide on a walking tour, exploring the beautiful, historical town of Mayrhofen. Nestled in a valley between the Penken and the Ahorn mountains, this town is full of charm and is utterly immersed in stunning mountain scenery. You’ll be taken on a two hour tour to ensure you drink it all in and find your feet.

Today you will take a trip to the historic Rattenberg, the oldest city in the Tyrol and also Austria’s smallest city with a population of around 400. Medieval buildings dominate the pedestrian zone here and displays of glass craft are on show in the town’s numerous shops. You have the option to witness some glass-blowing and glass engravers in the Kisslinger Glass Factory here.

Day3Rattenberg & Achensee

From here you will visit the Achensee, the Tirol’s largest lake. This is an area of great beauty with its vast expanse of clear waters and lush greenery surrounding. The lake is loved by those who enjoy outdoor activities such as hiking, biking and of course watersports. Why not enjoy a trip across the lake in a steamship while you’re here- the perfect way to experience the outstanding beauty from the lake itself.

Day4Salzburg

After breakfast, you will be picked up by coach to the enchanting city of Salzburg, home of world famous composer Mozart and the Von Trapp family from the Sound of Music. Meaning “Salt Castle”, the name refers to its massive fortress and the white gold from the mountains in the South. This is Austria’s most beautiful spot – as the locals will arguably claim.

The city’s magnificent Baroque town centre is rated as a UNESCO World Cultural Heritage site and can easily be explored by foot. On arrival, the city will be yours to discover at your own pace or, if you wish, you can book an optional city tour, which is accompanied by a local city guide. Your coach guide will provide full information on this. Later, you will return to the hotel by coach.

Day5Day at your Leisure

Enjoy another day to spend as you wish. This could be the perfect day to make full use of your hotel’s wonderful facilities. These include an excellent Sport Wing which consists of an extensive spa, wellness and fitness centre with state-of-the-art facilities. A large indoor swimming pool, a Finnish sauna, a Roman steam bath and an inhalation grotto all available to guests on their days of from excursions. You are welcome to indulge in a range of beauty and massage treatments on offer in the wellness area too, the perfect day to wind down after a fun-filled tour holiday.

Day6Innsbruck

A wonderful trip to Innsbruck is on the agenda today, which is the capital of Austria’s western state of Tyrol. Known for its wonderful juxtaposition of modern and traditional architecture, this city is a compact and unique gem. The Nordkette funicular, with its futuristic stations designed by renowned architect Zaha Hadid, climbs up to 2,256m from the city’s centre for those who want to get up to hike and mountaineer.

The city’s ‘must-see’ attraction is The Goldenes Dachl, a landmark structure located in the Old Town section of Innsbruck. With its roof that was decorated with 2,657 fire-gilded copper tiles, it is considered the city’s most famous symbol. There are a range of places to eat and drink in Innsbruck and you can’t wander too far without the temptation of coffee and delicious cakes. Enjoy taking in a slice of life here, before the coach returns you.

Day7Day at your Leisure

Spend your final day at your leisure. Take a relaxed and laid back approach and enjoy strolling in the beautiful surrounds, taking in the mountain air and stopping for a drink or some food. If however you are still thirsty for more activiies, there are plenty of walking and hiking trails that are just begging to be discovered in this area. Or if cycling is more your thing, Mayrhofen has a wealth of choice of trails for all abilities allowing you to get amongst the natural beauty of the area and enjoy ront row seats.

Day8Return Home

Today you will be picked up from your hotel and transferred back to the airport.

MEALS

This property is offered on a Half Board basis. Weekly Themed Evening Dinner is 4 course. Buffet breakfast is included.

 

 

Includes

Return Flights Shared Return Airport Transfers 20kg Baggage Allowance 7 Nights Accommodation Half Board Resort Manager Service Holiday Bonded & Protected Excursion to the Historic City of Rattenberg & Lake Achensee Excursion to Innsbruck Excursion to Salzburg Walking Tour of Mayrhofen

Mayrhofen-Hippach Card for Entrance to Various Attractions & Events

All prices are subject to availability at the time of booking.