Journey through the heart of central Europe and enjoy exploring some of the most iconic cities in the region on the Explore Munich, Salzburg, and Budapest tour. Begin your journey in Munich where you will see the breathtaking Neuschwanstein Castle and enjoy a thrilling ride down an alpine coaster. Next, you will hop over to Salzburg and enjoy the beautiful countryside as you tour the film sites of the Sound of Music and venture down into the depths of Switzerland’s world-famous salt mines. Finally, wrap up your grand adventure in Budapest where you can relax in their famous thermal baths and feel like royalty as you tour the Gödöllő Palace!
DAY 1: TRAVEL DAY
DAY 2: MUNICH OLD SQUARE / ST.PETER’S / HOFBRAUHAUS
- After meeting your JE Tour Director at the airport, you will transfer by coach to your hotel.
- St. Peter’s Church
- Shopping at Viktualienmarkt
- Dinner /Hofbrauhaus
DAY 3: DACHAU CONCENTRATION CENTER / OLYMPIA PARK / BMW MUSEUM
- Dachau Concentration Camp
- Olympia Park
- BMW Museum/Welt
Tonight your group may opt to go up the Olympic Tower at night to see the Munich city lights!
DAY 4: ATTEND A LOCAL CHURCH / RESIDENZ PALACE MUSEUM / GARMISCH-PARTENKIRCHEN
- Attend a local church
- Residenz Palace Museum
- Night in Garmisch-Partenkirchen
DAY 5: SALZBURG OLD CITY / HOHENSALZBURG FORTRESS / MOZART’S BIRTHPLACE
- Transfer to Salzburg
- Hohensalzburg Fortress
- Mozart’s Birthplace
- Altstadt (Old Town)
DAY 6: SOUND OF MUSIC CITY TOUR / HALLINAN SALT MINES TOUR
- Sound of Music City Tour (Visit: Mirabell Gardens, Hellbrunn Palace, Nonnberg Abbey, etc.)
- Salt Mines Tour
Tonight your group may opt to attend a Salzburg dinner musical or concert – ask for prices!
DAY 7: TRAVEL TO BUDAPEST / THERMAL BATHS / HEROES SQUARE
- Transfer from Salzburg to Budapest
- Relax in a famous thermal bathhouse
- Heroes Square
DAY 8: HOUSE OF PARLIAMENT / HOUSE OF TERROR MUSEUM & MEMORIAL / ST. STEPHEN’S BASILICA
- House of Parliament
- St. Stephen’s Basilica
- House of Terror Museum & Memorial
- Shopping at Vaci u.
DAY 9: CASTLE HILL / FISHERMAN’S BASTION / MATHIAS CHURCH / HOSPITAL-IN-THE-ROCK
- Castle Hill / Fisherman’s Bastion
- Mathias Church
- Walk across the famous Chain Bridge
Tonight your group may opt to take a cruise down the Danube – ask for prices!
DAY 10: TRAVEL DAY
- Add 1-3 days, and visit Vienna, explore Zugspitze or Garmisch-Partenkirchen!
WHY TRAVEL WITH JE?
Here at Joshua Expeditions, our ultimate goal is to provide opportunities for life change through travel. Every high-quality travel experience with JE is a chance for travelers to deepen their understanding of God, examine new cultures through a Biblical worldview, and help give back through the JE Ministry Fund. Explore the world with JE and see how you can make a difference.
WHAT TRAVELERS ARE SAYING ...
I loved that JE planned most of the meals to focus on the local cuisine. It was a great experience!Alissa P, Teacher
I love this organization! It makes planning so easy and we have never been disappointed.Kristen P, Teacher
Thank you for your faithfulness in serving Jesus through this wonderful ministry of student travel. I highly recommend JE!Diane H, Vice Principal
JE is Christ-centered and they understand the importance of training students to have an eternal perspective.Dr. Larry T, Head of School
The trained guides of JE have led with such excellence that our students have been encouraged to share Christ.Dr. S.L. Sherrill, Superintendent
I’ve traveled with JE for the last nine years and I would not imagine traveling with any other company.Maribeth D, Teacher
JE’s depth of knowledge, logistics, and well-trained guides are why I don’t take trips with any other company.Scott T, Teacher