Belgium and Bavaria Tour 2018 with Hop Stops International
September 16 - Travel Day!
Safe Travels! Some folks like to arrive a day or more early to "prepare" for the trip! There is a lot to do and see in Amsterdam, so an extra night or two might be worth it...
Tour Brussels and learn about some of the deep history of this medieval city.
Dinner and drinks downtown to celebrate arrival
Travel to Ghent to visit the Huyghe Brewery, famous for their well known beer Delirium Tremens (voted the world's best beer multiple times). Have lunch at the brewery (not included) and tour the facility.
Return to Brussels and visit a Belgian chocolate shop to sample some of the world's best chocolate.
Travel to Belgium's smallest Trappist abbey brewery, Achel
Drive north to the city of Eindhoven, Netherlands.
Visit the Stadsbrouwerij Eindhoven brewery, Eindhoven City's oldest brewery and throw back some finely crafted beers at their tasting room (100 Watt) which overlooks the Dommel.
Return to Brussels.
Leave Brussels and arrive in the Town of Vleteren where we will visit the Westvleteren Brewery (also voted the world's best beer).
Leave Vleteren and travel to the town of Chimay where we will visit another well known and highly regarded Brewery and enjoy the small town.
Travel to Frankfurt, Germany and enjoy some traditional German cuisine.
Visit the Hohenschwangau Castle and Neuschwanstein Castle (the iconic inspiration for the Disney Castle)
Travel to Munich
Tour Munich and prepare for Oktoberfest festivities
The Oktoberfest festivities begin!
End of tour
*dates and events subject to change based on availability
Price: $1925 + airfare
*priced at double occupancy; add $600 for single (if you want to be paired with another same-sex single, please your tour consultant)
**INCLUDED: Program fee, full time tour director, Tour guides, Gratuities, breakfast, accommodations, transportation, entrance to Hohenschwangau castle and Neuschwanstein Castle
***NOT INCLUDED: airfare, lunch, dinner, snacks, souvenirs, *insurance
*Travel and medical insurance available for $50