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Tour code: BEHEAMV-0

Tour Inclusions

  • 6 Nights
  • 11 Meals 6 Breakfasts, 2 Lunches, 3 Dinners
  • Hotel
  • Driver

Essence of Austria

  • 7 days
  • Austria
  • Max 18 GUESTS Passengers


Fall head over heels for Austria's deep valleys and sparkling blue lakes on this leisurely sojourn through enchanting alpine villages, charming baroque cities and fascinating castles. If the breathtaking scenery doesn't capture your heart, the delicious local cuisine certainly will!


Map of Essence of Austria 2020 | BRT
  • Tour Starts/Ends
  • 1 Overnight Stop
  • Day Stop

The Blue-Roads Difference

  • Participate in a traditional Austrian cookery lesson in Zell am See
  • Enjoy a train ride on the SchafbergBahn, a cog railway that has been in operation since 1893
  • Indulge in a cider tasting session at a distillery in Amstetten

Tour Itinerary

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  • Day 1 - Munich - Tegernsee - Zell am See

    We’ll meet with the group in Munich this morning before moving on to Tegernsee – where we’ll get acquainted with the picturesque lake on a boat trip. Our next stop will be Zell am See, which is filled with marvellous alpine scenery (and comes complete with another shimmering blue lake). Tonight, we’ll get to know each other a little better over a group dinner. Accommodation: Hotel Steinerwirt 1493 (or similar)

    • Meals
      • Dinner
  • Day 2 - Zell am See

  • Day 3 - Zell am See - Berchtesgaden - Salzburg

  • Day 4 - Salzburg

  • Day 5 - Salzburg - SchafbergBahn - Schnitzhof Alm - Tauplitz

  • Day 6 - Tauplitz - Admont - Amstetten - Durnstein

  • Day 7 - Durnstein - Spitz - Tulln an der Donau - Vienna

Tour Inclusions


6 nights in boutique accommodation


The Crew

Experienced Back-Roads Tour Leader and Driver



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