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Brenner Pass – Munich, Innsbruck & Verona

Resort:Brenner Pass - Munich, Innsbruck & Verona
Operator: Great Rail Journeys Independent
Destination: Austria, Europe, Germany, Italy, Switzerland
Price From: £980.00

Overview

Our Brenner Pass tour takes in highlights from four countries
and five magnificent cities, including Munich, Cologne, Innsbruck,
Verona and Lausanne on the shores of Lake Geneva. As you travel
from Italy into Austria, via the historic Brenner Pass, you’ll
enjoy magnificent scenery, passing the wonderful Dolomite
Mountains.

Itinerary

Eurostar

Day 1

London to Cologne

Depart St Pancras by Eurostar to Brussels, then join the high
speed train to Cologne. Perhaps begin your exploration of Cologne
by visiting its Gothic Dom – the famous twin-spired cathedral that
dominates the city’s skyline. Next, maybe head to the Old Town to
discover gems such as the Roman church of Great St. Martin and the
historic Town Hall.

Munich

Day 2

Cologne to Munich

Today you’ll take the train south to Munich – often said to be
Germany’s most pleasant city. A great place to start is at the
city’s lively main square where you’ll find the Neo-Gothic New Town
Hall and the famous Glockenspiel.

Munich

Day 3

Discover Munich

Perhaps take a guided tour to see some of Munich’s most famous
attractions including the Palace of Nymphenburg and the impressive
Olympic Park. Alternatively, head to the delightful English Garden
or explore the Viktualien market.

Innsbruck

Day 4

Munich to Innsbruck

Today take the train from Munich into Austria and the wonderful
city of Innsbruck. Begin your exploration of Innsbruck by visiting
some of the city’s noted landmarks including the beautiful
Renaissance Ambras Castle.

Innsbruck 2

Day 5

Innsbruck

Perhaps spend today relaxing in Innsbruck’s Old Town. The
charming Medieval square is painted in charming pastel colours and
has a wide choice of shops and restaurants.

Verona

Day 6

Innsbruck to Verona

Today cross the border from Austria into Italy via the Brenner
Pass, admiring the splendid Dolomite mountains as you travel
towards Verona. Home of star-crossed lovers, world famous opera,
and magnificent architecture, Verona is a city that really stirs
the senses.

Verona 2

Day 7

Exploring Verona

Today you could choose to take a guided walking tour to discover
some of Verona’s key landmarks including the magnificent Arena and
the city’s most romantic landmark – Juliet’s balcony.

Lausanne

Day 8

Verona to Lausanne

Leaving Italy today, you’ll travel to Lausanne. With its idyllic
position on beautiful Lake Geneva, this medieval city is a joy to
explore.

Eurostar 2

Day 9

Lausanne to London

Today travel by train to Paris Gare de Lyon, where you transfer
to Gare du Nord and connect for the Eurostar to London.

Please note

The itinerary above is just a suggestion and you are free to
make adjustments to suit your exact requirements. Please call 01904
734 358 to speak to one of our Tour Advisors about tailoring your
holiday with GRJ independent.