14 days (16 with extension)
Group size: 18-35 travelers
Start the new year in three of Europe’s most dynamic Alpine countries.
Germany, Switzerland and Austria have something for everyone. Start by admiring Heidelberg’s Gothic spires and savoring decadent Black Forest Cake. Then, raise a toast on New Year’s Eve in Lucerne, where pristine lake and mountain views serve as the ideal backdrop for your celebrations. Later, dive into musical history, learn about past royalty and admire striking Art Nouveau architecture in the Austrian capital.
Your tour package includes
12 nights in handpicked hotels
6 three-course dinners, including a celebratory New Year’s Eve dinner with Champagne toast
9 guided sightseeing tours
Expert Tour Director & local guides
Private deluxe motor coach
New Year’s Eve in Lucerne, Heidelberg Castle, the Black Forest, Lake Lucerne, Neuschwanstein Castle, Nymphenburg Palace, Schönbrunn Palace, Melk Abbey
On this guided tour, you’ll walk for about 2 hours daily across moderately uneven terrain, including paved roads and cobblestone streets, with few hills or stairs.
We handpick every hotel to strike the balance of comfort, location, and local charm. While we can't confirm specific accommodations far in advance, these are common hotels for this tour and we're confident you'll be comfortable and satisfied.
Leonardo Royal Mannheim
Heidelberg Region, Germany
This modern hotel is located in Mannheim’s Friedrich Square. Guests enjoy cabaret, a fitness center, a terrace restaurant, and a bar. Nearby, you’ll find the iconic water tower, Luisenpark, and the Rhein River.
Grand Hotel Europe
This Belle Époque hotel is located near the lake promenade. Guests enjoy a restaurant, bar, and free Wi-Fi. Nearby, you’ll find Lake Lucerne, Chapel Bridge, and the Swiss Museum of Transport.
This historic hotel is located in central Innsbruck. Guests enjoy an indoor pool, spa, and restaurant and bar. Nearby, you’ll find the downtown shopping area and Nordkette Mountains.
Holiday Inn Munich City Centre
This centrally-located hotel is located in the heart of Munich. Guests enjoy free Wi-Fi and an on-site restaurant. Nearby, you’ll find the Au-Haidhausen district, Marienplatz, and Residenz.
In popular Schwabing, a fashionable and artistic quarter of the city, in close proximity to the English Garden, the Pullman Munich has a quiet but nevertheless central location. Following comprehensive remodeling while remaining open to guests, since early 2013 this high-end business hotel has been given an elegant design, with high-class fittings and innovative technology in all areas.
This contemporary hotel is located in Salzburg city center. Guests enjoy free WiFi, a mini bar, and air conditioning. Nearby, you'll find ARCOTEL Castellani, Mozart's birthplace, and Fortress Hohensalzburg.
This stylish hotel is located near the city center. Guests enjoy a restaurant, spa, and fitness center. Nearby, you’ll find the Schönbrunn Palace, Viennese Naschmarkt, and the Opera.
Danubius Hotel Astoria City Center
This historic hotel is located in Budapest’s city center. Guests enjoy Wi-Fi, a fitness center, and a lobby bar. Nearby, you'll find the Hungarian National Museum, St. Stephen's Basilica, and the Hungarian State Opera House.
Our team of experts will create a personalized flight itinerary for you. Meet up with friends, arrive early, stop over somewhere new, or stay longer — we've got you covered.