The Alpine Quartet and Lake Constance
The mountainous Bregenzerwald is perfectly framed by Lake Constance and by the lush Alpine valleys of Austria and Switzerland. This new tour goes off the beaten track to take in some less well known attractions. Just look to see how much is included! Tour departs on Friday but variations can be arranged on request.
Vorarlberg and Lake Constance • Feldkirch • Bregenzerwald • Great tour inclusions
Day 1 Channel crossing. Overnight in Metz area.
Day 2 On, via the Black Forest and Switzerland, to Feldkirch for a 5 night stay.
Day 3 Full day excursion through the Bregenzerwald with a visit to a traditional cheesemaker. Then take the little Wälderbähnle Railway from Bezau to Scwarzenberg before traversing the breathtaking Bodelpass.
Day 4 To Lake Constance with an included railway trip at Rheineck. On then for a visit to Maestrani Chocolate before an included train ride from Appenzell to Altstätten.
Day 5 Included local bus and a guided tour of historic Feldkirch. In the afternoon enjoy some time at leisure.
Day 6 See the old city of Constance, cross the lake on the ferry to Meersburg and then visit Salem Castle. Stop in Hagnau for an included wine tasting before returning to Feldkirch.
Day 7 A farewell to Austria. Overnight in Metz area.
Day 8 Short Channel crossing to Dover and home.
All tours are tailored to your requirements
Hotel Weisses Kreuz, Feldkirch
A 4 star hotel located on the edge of historic Feldkirch. It has a cosy bar, restaurant, fitness room and garden. The hotel offers excellent hospitality and regular entertainment. Guest bedrooms are comfortable and there is a lift. We have used the Hotel Weisses Kreuz for many years and with great success.
• 4 star • 106 bedrooms • Lift
• Coach parking
Your tour includes:
• Return short Channel ferry crossings
• 1 night half board on the outbound journey
• 5 nights half board in Feldkirch with:
Welcome drink and farewell gift
4 course dinner with choice from
After dinner tea/coffee
Regular evening entertainment
• Rheineck and Appenzeller Railways
• Maestrani Chocolate visit
• Wälderbahnle Railway*
• Bregenzerwald cheese tasting
• Local bus, guide and castle visit, Feldkirch
• Constance ferry and Salem Castle visit
• Wine tasting
• 1 night half board on the inbound journey
* Runs Sat and Sun, Apr to mid Oct.
At other times a charter is required, then a supplement applies
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