Little Trains of the Spectacular Austrian Tyrol

  • 9 & 12 Day Tours
  • 11 Sights Visited
  • 3 to 4 Star Rating

Day 1

Local departure by coach or Door-to-Door service, then onward to Belgium for an overnight stay.

Day 2

Continue south to our 4-star hotel in Niederau, Austria for a six-night stay.

  • Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

Day 3 - Ziller Valley Railway and Mayrhofen

Today’s included excursion takes us on a wonderful panoramic trip through the Ziller Valley as we ride on the Zillertal narrow railway from Fügen to Mayrhofen, where you will have time to explore this delightful village at the head of the valley.

  • Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

Ziller Valley

Mayrhofen

Ziller Valley Railway

Day 4 - St. Wolfgang and the Schafberg Railway

Austria’s lake district is breathtaking. Our optional excursion briefly visits St. Gilgen before joining the lake cruise ship to St. Wolfgang, where we board the cog railway and ascend the Schafberg Mountain for some spectacular photographic opportunities. Enjoy free time in St. Wolfgang to explore the shops and enjoy this pretty lakeside village.

Schafberg

St-Gilgen

St. Wolfgang

Day 5 - Innsbruck

Optional excursion to the Tyrolean capital, Innsbruck. Its many fine buildings, including the famous Golden Roof, are a legacy of the Habsburg Emperor Maximilian. Today you can also see the more modern Bergisel Olympic ski jump, from where there are wonderful views overlooking the city. Whilst in Innsbruck why not join our optional trip aboad the Nordkettenbahnen, taking you to the Seegrub mountain station by train and cablecar.

  • Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

Innsbruck

Golden Roof

Bergisel Ski Jump

Day 6 - Pinzgau Train and Kitzbühel

Included excursion visiting the pretty, walled town of Kitzbühel. We continue to Mittersill, where we board the Pinzgau Train and take a nostalgic rail journey through the mountains.

Kitzbuhel

Day 7 - Lake Achensee

Optional (included on Silver Service) scenic drive along the Alpenstrasse to Lake Achensee, the largest lake in the Austrian Tyrol. There you can take an optional cruise on the lake or ride on the rack and pinion railway from Jenbach to Seespitz, which offers amazing views of the area.

  • Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

Lake Achensee

Day 8

To Belgium for an overnight stay.

  • Included meals: Breakfast

Day 9

To Calais then return home.

  • Included meals: Breakfast

Day 1

Local departure by coach or Door-to-Door service, then onward to Belgium for an overnight stay.

Day 2

Continue south to our 4-star hotel in Niederau, Austria for a eight-night stay.

  • Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

Day 3 - Ziller Valley Railway and Mayrhofen

Today’s included excursion takes us on a wonderful panoramic trip through the Ziller Valley as we ride on the Zillertal narrow railway from Fügen to Mayrhofen, where you will have time to explore this delightful village at the head of the valley.

  • Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

Ziller Valley

Mayrhofen

Ziller Valley Railway

Day 4 - St. Wolfgang and the Schafberg Railway

Austria’s lake district is breathtaking. Our optional excursion briefly visits St. Gilgen before joining the lake cruise ship to St. Wolfgang, where we board the cog railway and ascend the Schafberg Mountain for some spectacular photographic opportunities. Enjoy free time in St. Wolfgang to explore the shops and enjoy this pretty lakeside village.

  • Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

Schafberg

Day 5 - Innsbruck

Optional excursion to the Tyrolean capital, Innsbruck. Its many fine buildings, including the famous Golden Roof, are a legacy of the Habsburg Emperor Maximilian. Today you can also see the more modern Bergisel Olympic ski jump, from where there are wonderful views overlooking the city. Whilst in Innsbruck why not join our optional trip aboad the Nordkettenbahnen, taking you to the Seegrub mountain station by train and cablecar.

  • Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

Innsbruck

Golden Roof

Bergisel Ski Jump

Day 6 - Pinzgau Train and Kitzbühel

Included excursion visiting the pretty, walled town of Kitzbühel. We continue to Mittersill, where we board the Pinzgau Train and take a nostalgic rail journey through the mountains.

Day 7 - Lake Achensee

Optional (included on Silver Service) scenic drive along the Alpenstrasse to Lake Achensee, the largest lake in the Austrian Tyrol. There you can take an optional cruise on the lake or ride on the rack and pinion railway from Jenbach to Seespitz, which offers amazing views of the area.

  • Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

Lake Achensee

Days 8 & 9 - Salzburg

Optional excursion to Salzburg, with its lovely squares, medieval lanes and Gothic churches. An optional, guided walking tour is a wonderful way to see the sights, many of which were featured in the film ‘The Sound of Music’.

  • Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

Salzburg

Day 10 - Rothenburg ob der Tauber

We leave the Austrian Tyrol and head north into Germany, with a stop made on the Romantic Road in the pretty town of Rothenburg ob der Tauber. Continue to our overnight hotel in central Germany.

  • Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

Rothenburg-Ob-Der-Tauber

Day 10 - Rhineland

Enjoy a relaxing day touring and sightseeing along the Rhine Valley with an optional cruise on the river. We continue to Belgium for an overnight stay.

  • Included meals: Breakfast

Day 12

To Calais then return home.

  • Included meals: Breakfast

Day 12

To Calais then return home.

  • Included meals: Breakfast

Tour extras

Optional Excursions

  • Innsbruck - Spectacular Alpine capital
  • St. Wolfgang and the Schafberg Railway - Breathtaking lakeland scenery and cog railway
  • Lake Achensee (included on Silver Service) - Largest lake in the Tyrol
  • Rack and Pinion Railway - Picturesque rail ride (Jenbach to Seespitz)
  • Nordkettenbahnen - Mountain railway and cable car
  • Lake Achensee Cruise - Fine lakeside scenery
  • Salzburg (12 day tour only)

SINGLE ROOM SUPPLEMENT

On some tours where you choose to have a single room, we do charge a supplment for this.

Price on this tour: £109.00


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