The Splendors of Germany & Switzerland
June 5, 2019-Day 1
Today you depart the United States on your overnight flight to Berlin. Naturally, meals will be served, and optional in-flight entertainment offered. Please refer to your flight schedule for pertinent details.
June 6, 2019 -Day 2
Upon arrival, you will transfer to your hotel. Following hotel check-in, you will begin to explore Berlin with your tour leader, visiting such sites as the Brandenburg Gate, Holocaust Memorial and area points of interest. Dinner tonight is included.
June 7, 2019 – Day 3
This morning visits are planned to Check Point Charlie and the Berlin Wall. Spend the afternoon exploring this city with a guided bike tour. This evening you may optionally ascend the Fernsehturm Tower (free to those who registered by the deadline).
June 8, 2019 – Day 4
Depart Berlin for a scenic train to Nuremberg. Once you arrive in Nuremberg, you will enjoy exploring area point of interests with your tour leader after checking into your hotel.
June 9, 2019 – Day 5
Upon arrival, you will enjoy a visit to the Zeppelin Fields, after lunch on your own. Later a guided tour of the Documentation Center Museum is planned.
June 10, 2019 – Day 6
Today you will enjoy planned exploration of the city with your tour leader where you may see such sites as Nuremburg Imperial Castle, Palace of Justice (Courthouse), Hauptmarkt with its famous fountain, and the gothic St. Lorenz church.
June 11, 2019 – Day 7
This morning you will travel to Munich with a visit to Dachau Concentration Camp en-route. After checking into your hotel, dedicate time for exploring area points of interest with your tour leader to such sites as the Maximillian University, Englischer Garten and the Olympia Park.
June 12, 2019 – Day 8
Day 8 – Am train to Lucerne and overnight.
June 13, 2019 – Day 9
Day 9 – Lucerne overnight – full day mountain excursion to Mt. Titlis, taking a train to the village of Engelberg and where you will ride a cable car to go to the top of the mountain.
June 14, 2019 – Day 10
Day 10 – A morning departure from Lucerne is planned to connect with your return flight from Zurich.