Meeting of participants at the agreed place and departure in the direction of Valsugana and Brenner Pass/Innsbruck. In the afternoon, visit to Stams Abbey, an important pilgrimage site on the Tyrolean Way of St. James, founded in 1273. In the late afternoon, accommodation in the booked hotel rooms (Category 4 stars); dinner and overnight stay.
MEERSBURG & THE ISLAND OF MAINAU
Breakfast (buffet included) at the hotel. Meeting with the guide and departure for Meersburg. Visit of the wonderfully preserved medieval town on the lakeshore with its narrow streets and picturesque half-timbered houses (castle exterior only). Lunch in a restaurant. In the afternoon, boat trip to the island of Mainau to admire the splendid garden of rare and exotic plants, a true subtropical paradise, rich in rare species of trees and flowers, designed around a 17th century castle. Also known as the flower island, Mainau is a delightful and surprising place set in Lake Constance like a jewel. In the evening return to the hotel, dinner and overnight stay.
RENO & CONSTANCE WATERFALLS
Breakfast (buffet included) at the hotel. Meet with your guide for a guided tour of the historic city of Constance. Its particular location on the banks of the lake and the Rhine, together with its proximity to Switzerland, Austria and Liechtenstein, make Constance an ideal tourist destination. Lunch in a restaurant in Constance. Then on to Schaffhausen, where the Rhine offers an impressive spectacle: the famous waterfalls (the view from Laufen Castle is spectacular). The waterfalls are the highest in Europe: an impressive spectacle, especially since you can reach the level where the falls are at their most violent. Dinner and overnight stay in a hotel.
Breakfast (buffet included) at the hotel. Meeting with the guide for the guided tour of Lindau, on the Bavarian shore of Lake Constance, which has its origins in the enchanting medieval town situated on a small island in the lake of the same name and connected to the mainland by two bridges. Its medieval streets with splendid buildings from the 16th and 17th centuries make it one of Bavaria's most interesting tourist sites. Lunch in a restaurant. Return to the places of origin.