About the tour: The Rise of Evil: Munich, Nuremberg & The Eagle’s Nest by Air

Fly into Germany and visit key sites that link to the Rise and Fall of the Nazi party during WW2. In Munich we visit Hoffbrau House, in Nuremberg, we examine the Nuremberg Trials and we also travel to the site of the Berghof in Austria, where Hitler lived also seeing the Eagle’s Nest.

Tour Includes


  • 4 nights hotel with continental breakfast
  • Specialist Historical Guide
  • Return ?ights to Munich with hand luggage allowance
  • Airport transfers in Germany
  • Battlefield visits as described
  • Air-conditioned coach travel

5 days from £749 pp

Departure Dates

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Tour Itinerary

Certain excursions are included in the price of your holiday. If you choose not to go on an included excursion, for whatever reason, no refunds will be made.
Yes, you will receive one with your Travel Documents, which are sent 7-10 days before departure.
We believe that our holidays may not be suitable for children under 8 years old (except for Disneyland Paris bookings) however, we will consider individual requests on application. Customers aged 18 and under at the time of travel must be accompanied by an adult, parent or guardian aged over 18 years old.
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    Fly to Munich and transfer to our hotel for four nights.

    We spend our first day walking around Munich seeing the sites connected with the rise of National Socialism from the Putsch, following the route taken in 1923. Along the way we will see the Hoffbrau House and also visit Odeonsplatz where the Putsch ended. We later look at the site of the Putsch Memorials, the headquarters of the National Socialist Party and also the new Brown House exhibition centre to examine at the story of the Munich Crisis in the 1930s that led to war. We end the day at Dachau Concentration Camp* to discuss the Holocaust.

    • Included meals: Breakfast

    Included Highlights

    • Munich
    • Putsch, Munich
    • Odenplatz
    • Dachau Concentration Camp
    • Hoffbrau House

    Today we travel towards Austria to see the site of the Berghof, Hitler’s mountain home, and also travel up to the Eagle’s Nest (weather permitting) to see the building constructed for Hitler’s birthday. We also have time in Berchtesgaden.

    • Included meals: Breakfast
    Eagle's Nest
    Eagle's Nest

    Included Highlights

    • Eagle's Nest
    • Berchtesgaden
    • Berghof

    In Nuremberg we look at the Nazi Party rallies in the 1930's and see the site of many of them at both the Luitpoldhahn and the Zeppelinfeld Stadium. We look at the story for the battle for Nuremberg in 1945 and have time to visit the National Socialist Party Document Centre in the nearby stadium, built as a rival to the Colosseum in Rome, which explains the story of this dark part of German history. We also see where the Nuremberg Trials took place, seeing the visitors' centre and courtroom and, subject to modern-day demands, we also go into the courtroom itself.

    • Included meals: Breakfast
    Nuremberg, Germany
    Nuremberg

    Included Highlights

    • Nuremberg
    • National Socialist Party Headquarters
    • Zeppelinfeld
    • National Socialist Party Document Centre
    • Nuremberg Courtroom & visitors Centre

    Return flight to the U.K.

    • Included meals: Breakfast

    The Rise of Evil: Munich, Nuremberg & The Eagle’s Nest by Air 5 days from £749pp

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    01709 787 463

    Accommodation

    If you prefer, then you can join the tour at the hotel. To do this, we will require a copy of your passport for identification purposes and you must advise us at the time of booking.

    No reduction will be given if you should choose to do this.

    All hotel rooms benefit from private bathroom facilities.
    Some hotels have tea and coffee making facilities. Please check the tour pages for more information or call our Customer Service Department on 01709 830333.
    Most hotels have a lift, please call our Customer Service Department on 01709 830333 for more information.
    Some hotels have ground floor rooms. Please email for information on individual hotels or call our Customer Service Department on 01709 830333.
    Your hotels will supply towels in your room.

    We are unable to guarantee that the hotel will be able to meet your dietary requirements. We find that the majority of European countries do not generally cater for vegetarians and that the meal supplied may well be what everyone else is having minus the meat.

    We will of course endeavour to arrange for a vegetarian meal at the hotel. We do however suggest that you advise us of your dietary requests at the time of booking and recommend that you speak to the receptionist on arrival with regard to your request.

    2018 departures will stay for four nights at the 4-star Leonardo Hotel & Residenz.

    2019 departures will stay at the 4-star NH Munchen Messe.

    Leonardo Hotel & Residenz Munchen

    Heimgartenstraße 14,, Munich, 81539

    • WiFi Available
    • TV
    • Tea and Coffee Making Facilities
    • Hairdryer
    • Telephone

    Your Flights

    Yes, unfortunately there is no feeder/transfer service to/from the U.K. airports.

    Flight times are given at the time of booking. The times given are for guidance only and may change.

    Exact flight times will be confirmed on travel document which are sent 7-10 days before departure. For more information on flight times please contact our Reservations Department on 0844 324 9265 or email us at reservations@leger.co.uk.

    We are able to pre-book flight seats with most airlines. There may be a charge for this service. Any charges will be confirmed at the time of booking. Most other airlines will allocate your seats at check-in.
    Yes, we can. Please contact our Customer Service Department on 0844 324 9265 to arrange wheelchair assistance or any other medical requests.
    We recommend you check-in for your flight three hours before the scheduled time for long haul flights and two and a half hours before the scheduled time for any European holidays.

    Luggage allowances vary from airline to airline. The luggage allowance is normally up to 20kg (44lbs) and 5kg for hand luggage. Ryan Air's luggage allowance is normally up to 20kg (44lbs) and 10kg for hand luggage. All allowances are subject to changes made by the airline.

    For more information on luggage allowances please contact our Customer Service Department on 0844 324 9265 or email us at reservations@leger.co.uk.

    The transfers on the majority of our flight tours are included. Our Reservations Staff will be able to advise you when you call. On tours where you book your own flight the transfers may only be available at certain times or not at all.
    This depends on which airline the flight is booked with. Please call our Customer Service Department on 0844 324 9265 for more details.

    Return flights to Munich are available from Heathrow & Manchester. 

    We will book flights to coincide with the arrival of other passengers joining the tour from a variety of UK airports. This is to enable the smooth operation of transfers for the group. Your flight times will be confirmed with your travel documents.

    Flight supplements may apply for some airports. If your chosen airport carries a supplement, we will contact you to discuss.

    All prices and airports are subject to availability – routes can be reintroduced, cancelled or amended by the airline at any time.

    This holiday is operated by Leger Air Holidays Ltd. ATOL 3880. 


    All of our coaches are modern and comfortable, and you can be assured of a high level of service. On selected air holidays, the executive coach may not have an onboard toilet or drinks facilities.

    Executive Features

    • Air conditioning
    • Drinks machines
    • Onboard toilet
    • Reclining seats

    Customer Reviews

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