A Taste of Luxury in the Austrian Tyrol

A Taste of Luxury in the Austrian Tyrol

The Tyrol region’s stunning scenery, waterfalls and majestic snow-capped peaks are legendary and the area offers a wide variety of attractions to discover on our NEW luxury holiday which features a journey on the oldest steam cog railway in Europe, a relaxing lake cruise and a visit to theTyrolean capital: Innsbruck.

Holiday Highlights


• One-way journey on Lake Achen Railway (Jenbach - Seespitz)

• Krimml Waterfalls

• Circular boat cruise on Zell am See

• Visit to Innsbruck

• Free time to explore Mayrhofen


We depart and make our way to Dover
and our ferry crossing to Calais. We then continue
on to Metz and our overnight with bed & breakfast


We depart after breakfast and continue to
Mayrhofen to arrive at our hotel for the next 5
nights with dinner, bed and breakfast.


Today we travel to Jenbach, from where
we join the original Lake Achen cog railway for the
journey up to Seespitz. This railway dates back to
1889 and the steam engines are some of the
oldest in the world. The train winds its way up
above the Inn Valley to its destination, the largest
Alpine lake in the Tyrol, Lake Achen. We then board
our coach for the short journey to the lakeside
resort of Pertisau and enjoy free time here before
returning to the hotel.


We will today visit the Tyrolean capital
city of Innsbruck, surrounded by the jagged rock
spires of the Nordkette range. Why not enjoy a
horse and carriage ride (extra) through the streets
of the old town to discover some of the most
important sightseeing attractions, including the
Hofgarten, the ornate 15th century “Golden Roof”
designed as a royal box for the Emperor, the
column of Saint Anne and the Triumphal Arch.


Today, we can spend the day relaxing in our beautiful
resort in stunning surroundings
framed by the majestic Zillertal Alps.


This morning, we will travel to the
Krimml Waterfalls and marvel at this impressive
natural spectacle. The falls are Europe’s highest
with a drop of 380 metres and the fifth largest
waterfall in the world. Our journey then continues
to the pretty town of Zell am See, nestled on the
shores of lovely Lake Zell where we enjoy a
picturesque 45 minute circular boat cruise and
marvel at the beautiful scenery before wandering
through the medieval centre and along the lake


We make our way back to Metz and our
final overnight with bed and breakfast.


After breakfast we depart and head for
Calais and the ferry to Dover and we continue our
journey to the West Country.

Your Hotel

Neue Post Hotel Mayrhofen,

Tyrol There is no better base from which to discover this

lively town than the family run Neue Post Hotel, situated

in the heart of Mayrhofen. The hotel is elegant and stylish

and beautifully decorated in a cosy, Tyrolean style. All

bedrooms are en suite and have TV and hairdryer. The hotel

has an outstanding indoor swimming pool and relaxation

complex as well as a lovely roof terrace.

The hotel has a lift.

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Name Address Contact Details
Bath Bath
Avon Street / Riverside Coach Car Park
Bridgwater Bridgwater Mount Street Bus Stop
Rear of Angel Place Shopping centre
Chippenham Chippenham The Bridge
In Front of Johnsons Dry Cleaners
Cirencester Cirencester Little Chef/Burger King
Hare Bushes Services, A429 Burford Road, GL7 5DS
Clevedon Clevedon
Tui Travel Agency
Exeter Services Exeter Services - M5 - Pickups from here may be
fed to Gordano Services M5-J19 to meet coach
Frome Frome
Market Place
Gloucester Gloucester outside the British Heart Foundation
Shop, Northgate Street, Gloucester, GL1 1SL
Gordano Gordano M5 Services CAR PARK
Highbridge Highbridge, Church Street Bus Stop
Near to Church
Ivybridge Ivybridge Leisure Centre Car Park - Pickups may be
fed to Gordano Services M5-J19 to meet coach
Junction 27 M5 J27 M5 - Burger King/ Travelodge
Pick ups maybe fed to Gordano Services
Leigh Delamere Services Leigh Delamere - Outbound - Eastbound Side
Return - Westbound Side - Coach Park
M5 Junction 13 M5 Junction 13, Starbucks Formerly Little Chef
Melksham Melksham
Town Hall.
Midsomer Norton Midsomer Norton
Town Hall
Minehead Minehead Railway Station
Newton Abbot Newton Abbot Railway Station Lay By
Pickups may be fed to Gordano Services M5-J19
Plymouth Plymouth Railway Station SE Bound Bus Stop
Pennycomequick Hill/ Saltash Road
Shepton Mallet Shepton Mallet Station Road Car Park
Bus Stop near Monument
Somerton Somerton The Cross - Pickups from here may be
fed to Gordano Services M5-J19 to meet coach
Street Street
Bayliss Centre
Stroud Stroud
Merrywalks Bus Station
Taunton Herons Taunton - Hankeridge Farm Bus Stop,
Herons Gate by Halfords Superstore.
Thornbury Thornbury
Aldi Lay-by
Torquay Torquay Coach Station
Trowbridge Trowbridge
Town Hall
Wells Wells
Princes Road Car Park
Westbury Westbury
Haynes Road bus stop
Weston-super-Mare Weston-super-Mare
Locking Road Car Park
Yeovil Yeovil Bus Station - Pickups may be
fed to Gordano Services M5-J19 to meet coach
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