This fantastic new holiday includes guided tours of the elegant city of Salzburg plus the royal residence of Kaiservilla, a cruise to St Wolfgang and a journey on the Hallstatt cable car. Be prepared to be amazed. © Austrian National Tourist Office & Weinhaeupl
Detailed Overview


3* Hotel Lohninger-Schober

In the village of Hipping, 2km from St Georgen, the hotel is a 5-minute walk from the local tram. Bedrooms are nicely furnished with modern bathrooms and a balcony. There is a restaurant, modern bar and a large outside seating area with sun loungers. Leisure facilities include an indoor and outdoor swimming pool and a wellness area with sauna. There is also a lift.

• Modern Bathrooms • Balconies • Restaurant • Bar • Outside seating area with sun loungers • Leisure facilities • Indoor & Outdoor swimming pool • Wellness area with sauna • Lift •

Please note: Twin rooms at the hotel are 'Austrian' style with one bed frame and two mattresses. Room upgrades may be available at a supplement.

Please note: Resort Tax: The resort tax is not included and will be collected from each passenger on arrival.


  • Return channel crossing

  • 2 nights dinner, bed & breakfast in an overnight hotel (fixed menu)

  • Welcome drink of juice

Resort Hotel

  • 5 nights dinner, bed & breakfast

  • Welcome Schnapps before dinner

  • Buffet menu including soup, salad, main course & dessert

  • Themed buffet or BBQ on 1 night (weather dependent)

  • Half day guided walking tour of Salzburg

  • 45-minute guided tour of the Kaiservilla

  • Return journey on Halstatt cable car

  • One-way cruise to St Wolfgang

  • City Tax

  • Porterage

Image: © Austrian National Tourist Office & Weinhaeupl

Tour Itinerary
Day 1

Take a ferry crossing to Calais and continue to the overnight hotel.

Day 2

After breakfast, head to the hotel arriving in time for dinner.

Day 3

Day of Leisure
Relax and enjoy the hotel's leisure facilities or catch the tram into the picturesque market town of St Georgen. Or continue to the terminus of the line on the shores of Lake Attersee, one of the most unspoilt lakes of the Salkammergut region which is best explored on a round trip cruise.

Day 4

Journey to the home of "The Sound of Music" and regional capital, Salzburg. The old town is a maze of charming pedestrian alleyways with many famous and historic landmarks. Enjoy a 2-hour guided walking tour, after which we can explore the city at leisure.

Day 5

Bad Ischl & Hallstatt
Visit the delightful spa town of Bad Ischl where the emperors of the Austro-Hungarian monarchy spent their summers. Begin with a guided tour of the Kaiservilla. Then have time to explore before visiting the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Hallstatt where we take the cable car up to the summit to experience amazing views of the surrounding area

Day 6

Lake Wolfgang & Schafberg Mountain Railway
Take a scenic journey to the shores of Lake Wolfgang and the traffic-free village of St Gilgen. After time to explore the village, enjoy a 30-minute cruise across the water to the famous resort town of St Wolfgang. Here we can join the steepest cog railway in Austria, the Schafberg Mountain Railway. In 40 minutes, the steam cog railway climbs 1,783 metres! On a clear day, we will be treated to a 360° panoramic view of the sparkling lakes of Wolfgangsee in Austria and Chiemsee in Germany, with soaring mountains majestically framing the spectacular scenery.

Day 7

After breakfast we make our way to the overnight hotel.

Day 8

Travel to the port to catch the ferry home.

Please note: Twin Rooms are Austrian Twins.

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