Day 1 Arrival at Vienna Airport
Welcome to Austria
On arrival at Vienna International Airport you will proceed to the train station located inside the airport for your onward journey to Salzburg. On arrival make your way to the hotel and check in.
Day is free, for you to explore the city at your own pace.
Salzburg is an Austrian city on the border of Germany, with views of the Eastern Alps. The city is divided by the Salzach River, with medieval and baroque buildings of the pedestrian Altstadt (Old City) on its left bank, facing the 19th-century Neustadt (New City) on its right. The Altstadt birthplace of famed composer Mozart is preserved as a museum displaying his childhood instruments.
Later in the evening enjoy with this optional tour of a Candlelight Dinner and Concert at Fortress
Don't miss the opportunity to enjoy a romantic 3-course candlelight dinner, followed by a Mozart concert at the fortress Hohensalzburg. An experience that will stay in your memory for a long time!
Take the opportunity and enjoy a romantic 3-course candlelight dinner (pastry with spread / creamy tomato soup / stuffed breast of chicken / Mozart dessert variations) in a restaurant of the 900 year old fortress Hohensalzburg. Afterwards listen to the great Mozart concert either in the Princes' chamber - the most magnificent room in the fortress Hohensalzburg - or in the "castle tavern" with a wonderful view over the city and countryside of Salzburg. The Salzburg fortress concert is one of the largest chamber of music organisations in the world, producing more than 300 concerts annually.
Cost per person AED 250.00
Overnights in Salzburg
Day 2 Salzburg
Breakfast at the hotel. The best way to see the entire city of Salzburg in one day through the Hop on Hop Off City Tour Pass. Discover Salzburg in a completely new and relaxing way with the Hop on Hop Off bus tour. Our Luxurious coaches offer headsets for every seat that give you informative commentaries available in many different languages. As a highlight you can switch to channel 8 and use your headphones to hear the true story of the Trapp Family and background information about the famous movie Sound of Music! Get on and off as often as you want at the different Hop On Hop Off stops through the city. See sights, go shopping, have fun and create your own tour. Enjoy the full Circle Tour and have a look at every major attraction Salzburg has to offer. See the Best of Salzburg with your Hop On Hop Off pass.
Day 3 Salzburg-Innsbruck
After your breakfast, check out and proceed to Salzburg train station for your onward journey to Innsbruck. On arrival make your way to the hotel and check in.
Innsbruck, capital of Austria’s western state of Tyrol, is a city in the Alps that's long been a destination for winter sports. Innsbruck is also known for its Imperial and modern architecture. The Nordkette funicular, with futuristic stations designed by architect Zaha Hadid, climbs up to 2,256m from the city center for skiing in winter and hiking or mountaineering in warmer months.
In the evening enjoy an optional Tyrolean Show Including Dinner and transfer
Enjoy an unforgettable Tyrolean evening
Enjoy a typical Tyrolean evening with an attractive programme which only includes authentic folk music. See the dancers and shoe slapping and listen to the Tyrolean songs and yodelling. You will never forget this evening with an authentic entertainment and original costumes. Don't keep your hands and feet still and dance to the music! Additionally you will have a transfer from your hotel in Innsbruck to the show venue and back to your hotel as well as you can enjoy a delicious 3 - course menu during the show. ***** SAMPLE MENU ***** Herb Cream soup; "Vienna Style" escalope (Turkey) with potatoes and salad; Applestrudel with whipped cream.
Cost per person AED 300.00
Overnights in Innsbruck
Day 4 Innsbruck
After your breakfast, proceed for a tour to the world’s famous Swarovski crystal. Enjoy a unique visit to the amazing and sparking newly renovated world of Crystals, created for you by Swarovski! After re-opening in April 2015 the Swarovski Crystal World is more breathtaking than ever. This tour will take you to explore the fantastic and sparkling world of Swarovski. Aboard a fast and comfortable coach from central Innsbruck (30 minutes drive), you will be taken to the world famous Swarovski Crystal World, situated in Wattens. The redesign of this extraordinary tourist destination, which will be reopened in April 2015, represents the largest expansion of the crystalline world of experience to date. Working in collaboration with artists from throughout the globe and internationally renowned architects, a park landscape is emerging on 7.5 hectares of land surrounding the iconic Giant, with unparalleled art installations and new structures, such as, for example, the playtower and the playground, a restaurant, and the Foyer. The crowning feature of the new garden is the Crystal Cloud, created by Andy Cao and Xavier Perrot. The monumental installation drifts above a black Mirror Pool, enticing visitors to pause and be inspired. Straddling an area of roughly 1,400 square meters, this ephemeral work is the largest of its kind in the world. The Crystal Cloud consists of approximately 600,000 hand-mounted Swarovski crystals. A descending path draws visitors into the Mirror Pool where the crystals' light is captured like stars shimmering in the night sky, even in daylight.
Day 5 Innsbruck-Vienna
After your breakfast, check out and proceed to Innsbruck train station for your onward journey to Vienna. On arrival make your way to the hotel and check in.
Vienna, Austria’s capital, lies in the country’s east on the Danube River. Its artistic and intellectual legacy was shaped by residents including Mozart, Beethoven and Sigmund Freud. The city is also known for its Imperial palaces, including Schönbrunn, the Habsburgs’ summer residence. In the Museums Quartier district, historic and contemporary buildings display works by Egon Schiele, Gustav Klimt and other artists.
Later in the afternoon if time permits you can go for an optional tour to the Grand Danube River Cruise
You'll have a unique opportunity to experience the most impressive sights of Vienna, while enjoying a relaxing cruise on board the MS Vindobona. In the first half of this cruise, you will pass some of Vienna's most significant buildings like the Urania observatory, the "Kunsthaus Wien" (which has been re-designed by Friedensreich Hundertwasser) and the Gasometer building. After passing the modern Hydro Electric power plant Freudenau you will continue to the Reichsbruecke. On the second half of this cruise you will get an unforgettable view of Vienna's tallest buildings - the UNO City, the Danube Tower (252m) and the Millenium Tower (202m). Afterwards you get to appreciate the lock Nussdorf and the Thermal Waste Treatment Plant Spittelau, which has been designed by Friedensreich Hundertwasser. On the way back you will see the Rossau Barracks, the Vienna Ring Tower and the St. Rupert's Church, which is the oldest religious edifice of the city. You then return to Schwedenplatz.
Cost per person AED 150.00
Overnights in Vienna
Day 6 Vienna
Breakfast at the hotel. The best thing to discover the great cities of the world is through the Big Bus Tours - Explore the Imperial City of Vienna. This Ticket allows you to see all of Vienna'stop sights and attractions in 1 Day. Ride the double decker bus for 1 Day, hopping on and off at over 20 stops around the city. Learn about, residence of the Habsburg dynasty at the Hofburg Palaceor discover the Baroque buildings of imperial Vienna along the famous Ring street. Recorded commentary in 12 languages on the bus as also a personal tour guide take you on a City Walk through the city center where the busses are not allowed to drive. RED ROUTE (Red Tour) Our Big Bus Red Tour leads you to the most important buildings along the Ring Street followed by Prater with its famous ferry wheel, the Augarten where you find the residence of the Vienna's boys choir, the Blue Danube where you can start the River Cruise and the famous Danube tower with it rotating cafe. Duration: 1.40 hour / Operates: 9:30am , 06:00pm / Frequency: 15-20 minutes. BLUE ROUTE (Blue Tour) Our second route, blue route guides you the Schonbrunn Palace which is not located in the city center of Vienna. Passing by the Aqua terra Zoo, Arsenal and Belvedere Palace you finally reach the Schonbrunn Palace with its beautiful gardens and the Gloriette. Duration: 1.25 hour / Operates: 10:00am , 05:00pm / Frequency: 20-30 minutes.
Later in the evening experience the world class concert on this optional Strauss and Mozart Concert
Strauss and Mozart Concert
Enjoy the magic of the famous master in one of the most enchanting settings.
This Concert takes place in the Wiener Kursalon, which is located in the beautiful Stadtpark where the famous statue of Johann Strauss is. The famous master works of Strauss and Mozart are performed by the very professional Salon Orchestra, opera singers, and ballet dancers.
Cost per person AED 225.00
Day 7 Vienna / End of trip
After breakfast. The day is free until checkout time. The driver will pick you up and drop you to the airport for your onward flight.
The rates are subject to availability at the time of booking request. In the event if there are rate changes due to increase in Govt taxes, or hotel charges a surcharge, or BAR rates (Best available rates), we reserve the right to amend the rates without notice. The exchange rate is subject to change. Please ensure that you have secured the relevant visa / entry permits & valid passport. The best source of visa information is the embassy of the country itself.
If you are interested in going ahead with this booking, we would require deposits or payments as follows either in the form of cash or cheque:
Please ensure that the names given to us for reservations match the names in your passport, as hotels, sightseeing tour companies are very particular about name changes. Mismatched names may result in heavy amendment penalties. We strongly recommend travel insurance as part of your package – we have excellent rates with the world’s best companies – please let us know if you wish us to add this to your package.
Economy class airfare from Dubai / Vienna / Dubai.
3 nights / 4 days accommodation in Vienna Salzburg & Zell am see based on double room occupancy
Departure transfer in Vienna on private car.
2nd class train ticket from Vienna-Salzburg-Zell Am See.
City sightseeing tours in Vienna Salzburg & Zell Am See on seat in coach.
Complimentary travel insurance.
All airline and hotel taxes.
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