EXTENDED TRIP: Oktoberfest in Munich

“Oktoberfest,” is one of Germany’s biggest celebrations! This annual event is a celebration of German culture, highlighting food, dance, music, and beer! 

This year we’ll be staying in downtown Munich, only a few blocks from the Oktoberfest fairgrounds and close to the main transportation hub.  This location not only gives you a great opportunity to experience the Oktoberfest celebration, but also to visit sites all over Bavaria, including Garmisch.  Through the hotel, you will have an additional opportunity to visit the Dachau Concentration Camp.  

ITINERARY

Day 1 - Wednesday, October 3 
Morning: Depart NAS I (Time TBA) for the Catania airport. We’ll arrive in Munich before noon and transfer by bus to our hotel.  
Afternoon/Evening: Upon arrival in Munich, we’ll check into our hotel and then you will have free time to explore the city or visit Oktoberfest on your own. The tour escort will conduct an orientation and provide recommendations on what to do.

Day 2 - Thursday, October 4  
Morning: We will depart the hotel after breakfast for a half-day walking tour of Munich center and the Nymphenburg Palace. 
Afternoon: The afternoon is free to visit the Oktoberfest fairgrounds where you’ll find plenty of great food, beer booths, rides and entertainment.  

Day 3 - Friday, October 5
This day you have three opportunities: (1) Enjoy a day on your own to sightsee, shop or visit Oktoberfest. (2) Visit the famous town of Garmisch at the base of the Alps.  The tour escort will assist you in getting to Garmisch. The cost for the Garmisch excursion will be around €60.00 to €80.00, which includes the train to the Top of Zugspiz.

Day 4 - Saturday, October 6
Free Time to explore this wonderful country! 

Day 5 - Saturday, October 7
Morning: After breakfast, we will depart for the airport to return to Catania. Flight times TBA.

Price per person: 
Adult - Single: $1200
Adult - Double: $1000
Adult - Triple:   $900
Adult - Quad:   $850
Child ages 2-11:  $500
Child under 2:  $50
 
The price includes:
Bus Transfer to/from Catania Airport
Bus Transfer between Airport-Munich-Airport
4 nights at 5 Star hotel in Munich
Continental breakfasts at hotel each morning
½ day guided tour of Munich
ITT escort for the entire tour
 
Price does not include: tips, entrance fees, drinks or anything else not expressly stated above. 
 
What to bring: Extra Euro for meals and optional trips, tourist passport and/or military ID, comfortable shoes and an appetite for fun! 
 
Call ITT at 624-4396 or 624-4777 for more information.