Tuesday, May 29 - Travel Day. Depart ATL to MUC on Delta #130 departs at 4:50 pm. Wednesday, May 30 - Arrive in Munich about 7:00 am. Train to Augsburg. Check into Hotel Ibis. In afternoon, do a walking tour of Augsburg (Haupt). Dinner at Augsburg's Brauhaus 1516 at the Bahnhof. Thursday, May 31 - Train to Fussen. See Neuschwanstein Castle. Lunch in Fussen. Return to Augsburg. Friday, June 1 - Train to Salzburg, Austria. Do a walking tour of Salzburg (Haupt). See many sights from "Sound of Music". Dinner in Salzburg. Stay at Der Salzburger Hof. Saturday, June 2 - Train to Munich. Check into Hotel Daniel. Do a walking tour of Marienplatz area (Haupt). Dinner at Hofbrauhaus in Munich. Sunday, June 3 - Spend a little more time in the pedestrian shopping precinct of Munich and then train to Freising. Check into Hotel Isar. Monday, June 4 - Shuttle to Munich Airport at 7:30 am for a 9:50 am return on Delta #131 flight to Atlanta.
For this tour you must already have your passport by Apr. 15 or have applied for one by that date.
Lodging & Travel
The accommodations for this tour are budget friendly lodging locations - all of which I have stayed at before and can highly recommend for cost savings, comfort, and service. Two persons per room with private bath and conveniently located near train stations. Click here to view lodging accomodations.
Instead of using bus service, this tour offers the experience of traveling like a German. We will be using the S-Bahn train from the Munich Airport to Downtown Munich and Downtown Munich to Freising (near the airport). We will use the DB (or Deutsche Bahn) trains for all other travel. A shuttle van will be used from Freising to the Airport.
$1750.00 Ground Costs. This is a flat fee regardless of the number of travelers. minimum 5 travelers - maximum 15-20 (but flexible).
Cost includes five single-day Bavaria Rail Passes; five nights lodging (inc. breakfasts), all admissions, overhead and taxes; and all meals ($40.00 max per day for L+D). Cost based on a minimum of five travelers. Ground costs will not change if more than 5 travelers. Cost will fluctuate with USD/Euro conversion rate. Currently this is 1.18 USD = 1 Euro as of Oct 10, 2017.
RT Flight portion ATL-MUC is estimated at: $1600.00 as of Oct 10, 2017 (includes all taxes and a $30.00 fee to Starr Travel).
On-the-ground miles traveled is about 500 miles.
Flight Ticket Deadline: Apr. 6, 2018 1/2 of "on-the-ground" costs: Apr. 6, 2018 (or payment in full) Final 1/2 of "on-the-ground" costs: Apr. 27, 2018
If you choose to use Starr Travel, flight ticket checks are payable to Starr Travel. On-the-ground costs checks payable to Haupt Germany Tours. Once tickets are secured, you will be sent an invoice approximately 10 days prior to each payment date for remaining costs. Payments are to be mailed to addresses found on our contact page.