Vacations To Go

The Gas Tour Plus 1


Day 1      
  Do: Fly to Amsterdam  
    Buy OVk-Chipkaart €12.00 for 48 hrs.


Day 2      
  Arrive: Amsterdam  
  See: Rijksmuseum, Van Gogh Museum
Anne Frank House, Walking tour



Day 3      
  Depart: Amsterdam  
  Arrive: Dusseldorf 140
  Arrive: Koln 25
  See: Koln Cathedral (6-7:30) Free
1) Roman Gate and Cathedral Exterior
2) Nave
3) Gero-Crucifix
4) Shrine of the Magi
5) Chapel of the Three Magi
6) Choir
7) Chapel of the Virgin
8) Church Spire Climb- 2 euro- 509 steps
9) Treasury- 5 euro includes spire climb
    Roman-Germanic Museum-don't go in, but view the museum's price piece, a fine mosaic floor, free from the big window facing the square.  
    Wallraf-Richartz Museum- 5.80 euro (Tues 10-8, Wed-Fri 10-6, Sat-Sun 11-6) Paintings including Renoir, Rubens, Gogh, Monet etc.  
    Imhoff-Stollwerck Chocolate Museum (Schokoladen Museum)- 6.50 euro (Tues-Fri 10-6, Sat-Sun 11-7) Tour telling the origin of the cocoa bean and how it is made  
  Arrive: Frankfurt 118


Day 4      
  Do: Rhein River Tour  
    Marksburg Castle  
    Rheinfels Castle  
    The Loreley  


Day 5      
  Do: Mosel Valley  
    Burg Eltz  
  Arrive: Trier  
    Market Square  
    Basilica/Imperial Throne Room (Konstantin Basilica)  


Day 6      
9:00 a.m. Depart: Trier  
11:30 a.m. Arrive: Rothenburg 146
  See: Rothenburg  
    Walk around town  
    Midievil Crime and Punishment Museum  
    tilman Riemenschneider's wood carving in St. Jacob's Church  
    Night Watchman's Tour  



Day 7      
9:00 a.m. Depart: Rothenburg  
11:30 a.m. Arrive: Munich 155
  See: Munich  



Day 8      
9:00 a.m. Depart: Munich  
10:45 a.m. Arrive: Neuschanstein 80
  See: Neuschanstein Castle  
    Hohenschwangau Castle  
    Linderhof Castle  
    King Ludwig's Castle  
    Innsbruck 72
  See: The Golden Roof (Goldenes Dach) and Herzog-Friedrich-Strasse  


Day 9      
  See: Ballenberg Museum  



Day 10      
  See: Berner Oberland  
    Gimmelwald or Zermatt  



Day 11      
  See: Gruyeres  
    Chateau de Chillon  


Day 12      
9:00 a.m. Depart: Montreux  
11:00 a.m. Arrive: Luzern 122
2:30 p.m. Arrive: Innsbruck 196
4:30 p.m. Arrive: Salzburg 116
  See: Salzburg  
    Salzburg's Old Town  
    Salzburg Cathedral  



Day 13      
  See: Salzburg  
    Sound of Music Tour  
    Hohensalzburg Fortress (Festung)  
    Mozart's Residence (Whohnhaus)- reconstruction  


Day 14      
9:00 a.m. Depart: Salzburg  
11:30 a.m. Arrive: Viennna 185
    Ringstrasse Tram Tour  
    Old Center-Monument Against War and Fascism, Kaisergruft Crypt, Karntner Strasse, St Stephen's Cathedral  



Day 15      
  See: Vienna  
    Hofburg Palace and Treasury  


Day 16      
  See: Vienna  
    Schonbrunn Palace  
    Tour the Opera  
    Kunsthistorisches Museum  


Day 17      
9:00 a.m. Depart: Vienna  
2:00 p.m. Arrive: Dresden 298


Day 18      
  See: Dresden  
  Do: Dresden Baroque Blitz Tour  
    The Zwinger  
    Parade of Nobles  
    Frauenkirche (Church of Our Lady)  
    Bruhlsche Terrasse  
  Depart: Dresden  
  Arrive: Berlin


Day 19      
  See: Berlin  
    Walking Tour  
    Reichstag Building  
    Museum of the Wall at Checkpoint Charlie  
    Berlin Wall  
    Brandenburg Gate  


Day 20      
  Depart: Berlin  
  Arrive: Spokane