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Austrian breaks come alive with the sound of music

2nd April 2009 Print

Leger Holidays, the UK’s biggest provider of European coach holidays, has expanded its Austrian offering for 2009 to include an all new ‘Sound of Music’ tour. Fans of the musical can take in some of the most famous sights from the film on this fantastic eight-day tour.

The ever popular musical, ‘The Sound of Music’ has inspired this new tour which includes an excursion to Salzburg, home to many of the memorable scenes from the film.

This great value tour will also allow you to enjoy wonderful mountain and alpine views and see the stunning sights of the area. Highlights include visits and excursions to the picture postcard village of Alpbach and Rattenburg as well as Salzburg, and optional excursions to the spectacular cascades and views of the Krimml Waterfalls, the internationally renowned resort of Kitzbuhel, a visit to Swarovski Crystal World and the Tyrolean capital of Innsbruck. Holidaymakers can also join an optional sightseeing tour which explores Salzburg further.

Fact Box

Austria ‘Sound of Music’ eight days half-board from £299 per person.

Including: return travel by executive coach (with an option to upgrade to Silver Service) five nights’ accommodation with breakfast, five evening meals and two included excursions and visits.

Various departure dates from May to October 2009.

Additional tours on offer in Austria for 2009 include:

Zell-am-See and the Gems of Austria, from £549 per person
Experience the ultimate Austrian adventure, including the Grossglockner Glacier, stunning Lake Zell and majestic mountains on this nine-day tour.

Spectacular Austria, from £549 per person
Explore the delights of Innsbruck, Kitzbuhel, Salzburg, St. Johann and Lake Achensee from your base in the Austrian Tyrol on this nine-day all-inclusive tour.

Cruising and Touring the Danube, from £549 per person
Enjoy a relaxing holiday cruising along the Danube, with exciting sightseeing visits combined with Austrian hospitality along the way on this nine-day tour.

Little Trains of Austria, from £499 per person
This best-selling, nine-day tour offers the chance to enjoy some exhilarating, once-in-a-lifetime rail rides through wonderful alpine scenery.

Austrian Winter Wonderland, from £349 per person
Take in the wonderful snowy views and experience traditional Tyrolean hospitality on this eight-day tour, including the ‘Sound of Music’ city of Salzburg.

The benefits of upgrading Silver Service coach travel include porterage in all hotels, a smaller more personal group, free personal headphones, choice of music, on board DVD player and satellite navigation display.Tours also include sole use of your own room, porterage in all hotels and a smaller more personal group.

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