Based on a April 26, 2017 departure from NYC staying 4-nights at the Hilton Munich City
|Featuring||Discover the Bavarian heritage of Munich on your own; flights & hotel included on flexible travel dates|
|Style||Independent PackageThese un-escorted packages have no set schedule or guides, so you have the freedom and flexibility to explore on your own from your centrally-located hotel. More of these packages
Freedom to explore at your own pace; unescorted
|Departures||Flexible Dates: Choose the date you'd like to depart and how many days you'd like to stay|
|Themes||History & Culture|
|What to Expect||Our independent packages offer you maximum freedom to see what you like, when you like during your vacation. We offer optional airport transfers as well as your choice of sightseeing excursions.|
|Already Booked?||Find everything you need to know before you go, including how to pay your balance due, passport & visa requirements, flight information, weather, and more.|
Few cities exude old world charm in the manner of Munich, the capital of Bavaria, where Friendly Planet Travel’s city tour offers activities for everyone.
Day 1: Depart USA
- Your exciting trip to Munich begins today as you depart for Germany on an overnight flight.
Day 2: Arrive Munich, Germany
Full Day Itinerary:Upon arrival in Munich, make your own way to your hotel independently or choose our optional airport transfer. Enjoy the balance of the day to relax and unwind and enjoy the facilities of the hotel.
Days 3-5: Arrive Munich, Germany
Full Day Itinerary:Enjoy 3 days at leisure to tour this beautiful city. You can visit the Marienplatz and see the Glockenspiel, the Residence Palace of Munich or take time to relax and enjoy a beer at the Hofbrauhaus.
Do as much or as little as you please. It's your vacation!
Day 6: Return to the USA
- This morning, transfer to the airport independently or select our optional transfer.
- Later, return to the USA.
Neuschwanstein & Linderhof Castles
Travel through the scenic German countryside on your way to the legendary extravagance of the German castles Neuschwanstein and Linderhof. Known for their elaborate construction and world-famous architecture, these two extraordinary structures were dreamed up by Germany’s own Ludwig II, also known as the Swan King.
You’ll soon find out why many believe Neuschwanstein inspired Disney’s storybook castles--get ready to feel like you’re living a real-life fairy tale.
Salzburg, Austria and the Lake District
Enjoy a scenic drive with a beautiful view of the Lower Bavarian Alps on your way to Salzburg, the city of Mozart.
On Lake Wolfgangsee, you have the opportunity to take a boat ride to the White Horse Inn and the pilgrim church. Then travel past Lake Mondsee (scene of "The Sound of Music") on our return.
Berchtesgarden / Eagles Nest
Travel to Berchtesgarden via a German Alpine Road with views of impressive scenic valleys.
Once we reach the top of Obersalzberg Mountain aspecial bus and an elevator will bring you up to the Eagle’s Nest built for Hitler’s 50th birthday.
Hop On / Hop Off City Tour
Take advantage of our Hop On / Hop Off tour which includes stops at: Hauptbahnhof, Max Joseph Platz, Marienplatz and Karlsplatz.
This tour is offered in both 24hour (Express Circle) and 48hour Grand Circle versions.
View a map of the stops on both versions of the tour.
Before You Book
- Do I need a visa or any other documents? Please review the requirements about which documents you need before you travel.
- Should I purchase travel protection? You can purchase our travel protection coverage with your deposit or final payment. It may not be purchased before then.
- What's the fine print? Read the terms & conditions for this package.
- I'm traveling solo. Can you help me find a roommate? Unfortunately, we can't pair you with a roommate on this package.
- Can I bring my kids? Are there any age restrictions? To book this package, you must be 21 or older. Your traveling companions must be 8 or older at the time of travel.
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