• Dates

    20 Jul – 27 Jul 2018

    29 Aug – 5 Sep 2018

  • Price Starting From

    Euro518

  • Product Code

Day 1

We meet at MIA at 10:30am for the direct flight KM624 to Milan followed by transfer in a luxury coach to the beautiful mountain village of Campolasta in Sarentino in the Dolomites area passing by through scenic roads. We will have enough time to settle in our hotel and enjoy our evening meal.

Day 2

Today’s tour will take us to Merano, a spa village with many wonderful sights. In the past, this town was a popular place of residence for several scientists, writers and artists who were attracted to its mild climate and beautiful setting. A short ride will then take us to Giardini Sissi (entrance extra) in Merano. These are beautiful botanical gardens where you can walk around and also see plants from all over the world and we spend a few hours there. Giardini Sissi – Adult €13 | Child €9

Day 3

Adequate time to hear morning mass at the Sarentino parish church. This will be followed by a visit to the San Martino mountain area, a popular skiing area which will be in full summer splendour, where we will take a cable car, walk within this natural park and savour the typical mountain scenario. We return to the hotel late afternoon for an early dinner after which we go to visit the centre of Bolzano by night.

Day 4

Today we visit the 1,100 year old medieval town of Brixen also known as Bressanone. We have time to explore its centre with cobbled stones and several shops. Then we head to the outskirts of Bolzano to catch the Renon – Ritten train and afterwards the cable car to admire the spectacular views of the surrounding area. We then walk to the naturally formed earth pyramids.

Day 5

July Group. Today we will explore the surrounding area of Sarentino, where we will be visiting the picturesque lake at Durnholz and its tranquil village. We visit a distillery close to Sarentino which produces Pino Mugo Oil which has many healing properties and which is made from pine trees in the area. We also see the way the local Schnapps is produced. We go for lunch (extra) where fresh trout is bred. The restaurant also offers many other dining options. In the afternoon we visit a woodcarver’s workshop and see how the wooden articles are produced. September Group – we will attend the Sarner Kirchtag, the local festival in the area. There will be many activities with an Oktoberfest-like atmosphere combined with lots of traditional and local costumes.

Day 6

July Group. Today we go to Caldaro where we visit the historical centre of this village. We will then proceed to a wine tasting session in one of the family wineries in the area (entrance extra). Afterwards free time in the largest shopping complex in Bolzano centre.

September Group. In the morning we will go to a special market instead in the village centre as part of the Sarner Kirchtag which is part of the village feast and in the afternoon, we will go to the shopping centre.

Day 7

Today we visit the scenic city of Bolzano where apart from touring the historical centre we will also have time for some shopping. In the afternoon we go to the Lago di Carezza, one of the most beautiful lakes in the Dolomites. Here we can admire and walk around the crystal clear blue waters of this beautiful lake.

Day 8

Early morning departure from Sarentino to Milan for the direct flight KM625 arriving in Malta at 5:35pm, bringing with us wonderful memories to share with family and friends.

Prices per Adult

TWINDiscounted PriceNormal Price
€518€668
SINGLEDiscounted PriceNormal Price
€588€738

Prices per Child**

INFANTS2-3 YRS4-5 YRS6-11 YRS
€150€399€499€599
* The discounted price applies only when the excursions and Half board are taken
** Children’s special price includes all the excursions and half board (7 dinners)
Travel Insurance is not included and needs to be taken out | Entrance prices are subject to change | Covered by the Insolvency Fund

Price includes

  • Flights, Airport taxes & fuel surcharge
  • Transfers by coach
  • Accommodation on B/B basis for 7 nights in twin room sharing in a 3 star hotel in Campolasta near Sarentino.
  • Services of a Tour Leader

Extras

• Half Board (7 Dinners) Adult €99

• Excursions Adult €229

• City tax €1.50 per person per night

This tour is subject to our general conditions.  Please read them carefully before booking.