INTRODUCTION: Join TravelShop, on this unique tour with hidden gems, unique
experiences and an abundance of fun. A rich mix of iconic experiences await
you. To the awe inspiring once a decade Passion Play in Oberammergau and the
larger than life Oktoberfest in Munich to the Minarets of romantic Istanbul.!
Don’t miss this very diverse tour, put together for the traveller desiring a trip of true contrasts!
STAY AT COMFORTABLE 4*HOTELS AND HOMELY INNS AND HOTELS IN OBERAMMERGAU:
Munich: • Hotel Erzgiesserei Europe (or similar)
Bavarian Countryside: • Luitpoldparkhotel Füssen (or similar)
Oberammergau: • Traditional accommodation to be confirmed closer to the time, in small Alpine villages surrounding Oberammergau. Prepare yourself for true Bavarian hospitality in 4-star guesthouses/hotels during our 1-night stay. (Please Note: Limited single rooms available.)
Istanbul: • Piere Loti Hotel (or similar)
• Travelling through the picturesque Bavarian countryside. • Enjoying a Fleischkase roll in Oberammergau. • Strolling through Oberammergau, absorbing the atmosphere surrounded by mountains. • The breath-taking spectacle of the Passion Play. • The magnificent view of Neuschwanstein Castle from the bridge. • Sampling traditional dishes at the Viktualienmarkt. • Marienplaz & Luna Park during Oktoberfest. • Oktoberfest’s Beer Halls & Oompah bands. • Istanbul – explore Sultanhamet • The Blue Mosque beautifully lit at night. • The Spice Bazaar.
TOP RATED HIGHLIGHTS: • Experiencing Oberammergau at this exciting time. • The magnificent Passion Play. • Munich’s Marienplatz and the Glockenspiel. • The vibrant Oktoberfest & Luna Park. • Istanbul Old City surrounded by Minarets and Spires. • The Spice Bazaar with its exotic array of merchandise. • The visual impact of the Grand Bazaar. • Turkish Coffee at Arasta Bazaar.
OUR TOP-RATED SERVICES: • The best tour companion to show you around: our enthusiastic and hugely knowledgeable travel expert. • Luxury air-conditioned coaches. • Personalised touring program tailored to the groups’ needs. • Category B tickets for the Passion Play.
AUTHENTIC REGIONAL FLAVOURS: • Fleischkase in Oberammergau. • Traditional Bavarian dinners. • Bratwurst and other sausages at Viktualienmarkt. • Pretzels and Beers at the Oktoberfest. • Turkish flavours in our Welcome Mezze Dinner. • Baklava and more delectable smoked meats. • Turkish delight, in different flavours, at the Spice Bazar. • A Turkish coffee demonstration. • Mint Tea at Arasta Bazaar.
INCLUSIONS: MEALS AND DRINKS INCLUDED:
• 7x Buffet Breakfasts
• 6x Dinners
• 2x Lunches
• Dinner with 2 Mass (liter’s) beer per person and Pretzel at Oktoberfest
• Farewell dinner with show in Istanbul
INCLUDED IN THE TOUR
• Return economy class flights from Johannesburg on the services of Turkish Airlines.
• Current airport taxes (subject to change).
• 2 nights’ accommodation in Munich (bed and breakfast).
• Dinner with 2 Mass (liter’s) beer per person at Oktoberfest.
• Voucher coin – Hofbräuhaus München beer voucher coin is the currency of the Hofbräuhaus. It is good for 1 “Mass” (= 1 Liter = 0.26 gal) of beer. Travelers receive 1 beer voucher per person.
• 1 nights’ accommodation in a countryside hotel between Munich and Neuschwanstein on the way to Oberammergau (bed, breakfast & a main meal).
• 1 nights’ accommodation in Oberammergau (bed, breakfast).
• 1 light lunch in Oberammergau before Passion Play show.
• Dinner at a local restaurant in Oberammergau.
• Official Oberammergau 2020 tickets (Category B/2).
• English translation of Passion Play dialogue.
• A visit to Neuschwanstein Castle.
• 3 nights’ accommodation in Istanbul (bed and breakfast) / Late check out on departure day.
• Full day sightseeing tour of Istanbul.
• Full day Bosphorus cruise with lunch in Istanbul.
• Farewell traditional dinner & show in Istanbul – last evening.
• All transfers & touring in air-conditioned coaches.
• Lunches and dinners (unless specified), and all drinks except where specified.
• Porterage at hotels.
• Personal expenses and gratuities.
• German visa application. (Schengen visa)
• A Turkish visa for South African passports (currently free of charge and can be done online).
• Domestic flights (if required).
• Travel Insurance.
All offers subject to availability at time of booking and Terms & Conditions Apply. To book contact any XL Oceanair Travel branch.