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raIL JOUrneyS new FOr 2017 Day 1 Local departure by coach or Door-to-Door service, then to Belgium for an overnight stay. Day 2 To Dresden in Germany for a four-night stay. B,D Day 3 Dresden & Weisseritztalbahn Train ride Free morning in Dresden or join our guided walking tour through the historic old town. Later, we head to Freital and board the Weisseritztalbahn, one of Saxony’s oldest narrow gauge railways. We pass through picturesque valleys and over numerous bridges of the eastern Ore Mountains as we journey to Dippoldiswalde near the Czech border. Enjoy the beautiful scenery of the Rabenau Gorge, as we climb nearly 350 metres, on a line which was originally constructed in the 1880s. B,D Day 4 Dresden to Pillnitz Palace Boat Trip Today we join one of the famous River Elbe paddle steamers and cruise to Pillnitz Palace. As a former summer residence of the Saxon royal court, it is one of Saxony’s architectural treasures, built to rival the Palace of Versailles. Enjoy the unique nostalgic charm of the paddle steamers as we cruise past beautiful palaces, vineyards and the famous Blue Wonder suspension bridge. B,D Day 5 radebeul to moritzburg Train ride & meissen Another special excursion as we take the Pillnitz Palace Lößnitzgrundbahn narrow gauge railway. We head through pretty scenery along the 16 kilometre track, passing vineyards, forests and ponds. In Moritzburg you will see the impressive 15th century Baroque palace, surrounded by water, one of the finest castles of its kind. Later, we visit nearby Meissen, where you may wish to visit the famous Meissen Porcelain Factory on a guided tour. B,D Day 6 To Belgium for an overnight stay. B Day 7 Return home. B Included Meals: B=Breakfast, D=Dinner For full hotel and itinerary details visit www.leger.co.uk/tours/glt Includes... • 6 nights hotel with continental breakfast & 4 evening meals • Excursions & visits: ✓ Weisseritztalbahn Train Ride ✓ Dresden to Pillnitz Palace Paddle Steamer Boat Trip ✓ Radebeul to Moritzburg Train Ride & Meissen Porcelain Factory Plus... • Optional excursion: • Dresden Sightseeing Tour • Local joining points (see page 195 for your nearest) Baroque palace, Moritzburg River Elbe paddle steamer Extras: optional excursions; travel insurance essential, see page 4 for details; single room supplement £129. HISTOry & CULTUre STay & eXPLOre 7 days from £739 Lößnitzgrundbahn Steam Train your Hotels You will stay for four nights at the 4-star Ringhotel Residenz Alt Dresden, located in Dresden- Cotta. Overnight stays in Belgium will be in city-style hotels. Weisseritztalbahn Silver Service Tour Code: 7GLTV Jun 24 2017 £759 Jul 22 2017 £749 Aug 26 2017 £739 Sep 16 2017 £749 Jun 9 2018 £779 Jun 23 2018 £789 Jul 21 2018 £779 Aug 25 2018 £769 Sep 15 2018 £779 Little Trains, Paddle Steamers & Grand Palaces of Saxony On this wonderful new tour, enjoy nostalgic rail rides, a cruise on a paddle steamer and a host of cultural delights. 70 Call one of our helpful travel advisers now on 01709 385 673 Germany & HOLLanD


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