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Peaks of Europe: The Alps to The Dolomites

featuring France, Switzerland, Liechtenstein, Austria, and Italy

Summary:

Embark on an invigorating journey through Europe’s towering Alps and idyllic towns. Ascend 4 unique mountains via cable car and cogwheel train. Join a mountain guide for a hiking experience. Visit Jungfraujoch and stand at the “Top of Europe.” Visit the c...

Duration
13 Days
Countries
2
Next Departure
27-Jul-2024
Starting at
USD 4,799.00
Price per day
USD 369.00
Tour Type
Tour Type

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Operator
Collette
Tour
Peaks of Europe: The Alps to The Dolomites
Sub-Title
featuring France, Switzerland, Liechtenstein, Austria, and Italy
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Summary

Embark on an invigorating journey through Europe’s towering Alps and idyllic towns. Ascend 4 unique mountains via cable car and cogwheel train. Join a mountain guide for a hiking experience. Visit Jungfraujoch and stand at the “Top of Europe.” Visit the cheese aging cellars of L’Etivaz and the Italian vineyards of Prosecco – enjoying a tasting at both. Spend time in the idyllic storybook towns of Lucerne, Innsbruck, and Cortina crowned by towering Dolomite Mountains. Across France, Switzerland, Austria, and Italy, discover breathtaking beauty and inviting local charm.

Map: Peaks of Europe: The Alps to The Dolomites (Collette)

Short Itinerary / Route

Day 1
Overnight Flight
Day 2
Chamonix, France
Day 3
Chamonix - Annecy - Chamonix
Day 4
Chamonix
Day 5
Chamonix - Gstaad, Switzerland
Day 6
Gstaad - Grindelwald
Day 7
Grindelwald - Jungfraujoch - Grindelwald
Day 8
Grindelwald - Lucerne - Seefeld, Austria
Day 9
Seefeld
Day 10
Seefeld - Innsbruck - Brunico, Italy
Day 11
Brunico - Dolomites - Brunico
Day 12
Brunico - Cortina - Mogliano Veneto
Day 13
Mogliano Veneto - Tour Ends

Travel Countries (2): France, Italy

Travel Cities (3): Annecy, Chamonix, Mogliano Veneto

Highlights

City

  • Chamonix
  • Annecy

Attraction

  • Mont Blanc
  • Choice on Tour: Aiugille Du Midi Cable Car or Tramway du Mont Blanc
  • GoldenPass Train

City

  • Gstaad

Attraction

  • Jungfrau

City

  • Lucerne

Attraction

  • Alpine Walks & Nature Experiences

City

  • Innsbruck

Attraction

  • Dolomites

City

  • Cortina

Attraction

  • Prosecco Region
  • Venetian Villa Stay

Included in Price

Culinary

  • Toast to the end of your scenic journey during a farewell dinner in a Venetian villa.
  • Taste the fruits of Italy’s Prosecco region, with a vineyard visit and tasting.
  • Savor the flavors of Switzerland during a raclette brunch at a dairy farm.

Experience

  • Inhale fresh alpine air with 3 unique mountaintop experiences.
  • Discover the local flora and fauna during a nature walk with a local alpinist.
  • Meet the pups of Barryland, a foundation that protects the heritage of Switzerland’s national dog – the St. Bernard.

Optional, not included

Seefeld: An Afternoon in Bavaria

  • Cross into Germany for a visit to Oberammergau, the world-renowned home of the Passion Play. This Bavarian village of traditionally painted houses comes together every 10 years* to perform a marathon 10-hour folk theatre rendition of the Passion of Christ in thanksgiving for escaping the great plague of 1633. After visiting the theatre site and town, indulge in homemade Tyrolean cuisine at a local restaurant before returning to Seefeld. Duration approximately 7 hour(s). Transportation is included. A minimum of 8 passenger(s) is required to operate this option.


    *The next Passion Play is scheduled for the year 2030. The visit during this tour includes the open-air theatre where the folk play is performed, not the actual performance.

Travel Package

 

Coming from

 

Going to

Tour...

Chamonix

Arrow Going To

Mogliano Veneto

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