budapest to oktoberfest 

 

 

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9 days, 8 nights from hungary through austria, bavaria & oktoberfest

 

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Tour dates: September 21 - September 29, 2019

Current price: $2,495

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+ TOUR OVERVIEW

This Budapest to Oktoberfest tour is the perfect blend of Eastern and central European culture. Starting off in one of VRX's favorite places, Budapest, you will tour through castles, natural hot springs and see some of the world's best bars before taking off to visit the world-renowned Alps town of Hallstatt & Salzburg. With an optional tour to hike up to the 'Eagle's Nest' - Hitler's WW2 hideout, this is the perfect backdrop and beginning before heading to Munich for the world's largest beer-drinking festival, Oktoberfest.

Be sure to grab your dirndl & lederhosen and get pumped up to some of Europe's most unique cities and towns. Complete with daily hikes, travel workouts, and CrossFit box drop-ins, this tour is action-packed and keeps getting better day after day.

Spots are limited, and your first stein at Oktoberfest is on us, so lock in, get pumped and we will see you soon to PROST!

+ WHAT IS INCLUDED

  • Led and guided by multiple VRX staff
  • Pick up and drop off at the airport at the beginning and end of the trip
  • All ground transportation and accommodations
  • All breakfasts, one lunch, and three group dinners
  • Gym drop-ins and/or travel workouts (all optional)
  • Walking tours in Budapest, Salzburg, and Munich
  • Spa entrances during the day & night laser spa party entrance in Budapest
  • Pub crawl and tour of dungeon pubs in Budapest
  • Hike outside of Salzburg in Berchtesgaden National Park
  • Tour of Hitler's Eagle's Nest at top of Berchtesgaden National Park
  • Lenny's Beer Walking & History tour in Munich, Germany
  • Your first stein at Oktoberfest is INCLUDED!
  • Optional trip to Dachau Concentration Camp
  • A professional photographer, plus access to all photos after the tour at no extra cost

+ NOT INCLUDED

  • Flight into Budapest, Hungary (BUD) and out of Munich, Germany (MUC). Once you book, we will work with you on getting the best deals (If you would prefer, we can book flights for you. This will be an additional fee).
  • Some lunches and dinners
  • Drinks on the nights out
  • Additional activities not listed on the day to day, or the 'What's Included' section
  • Travelers Insurance

+ WHERE YOU WILL GO

  • BUDAPEST
  • VIENNA
  • HALLSTATT
  • BERCHTESGADEN NATIONAL PARK
  • SALZBURG
  • MUNICH
  • OKTOBERFEST BEER FESTIVAL
  • DACHAU CONCENTRATION CAMP
  • AND MORE!

+ ACCOMMODATIONS

  • All accommodations are three-star hotels or above and booked as double occupancy rooms. If you are a solo traveler booking, you will be placed in a room with someone of the same gender and similar age range.
  • If you are a couple or booking as friends, you will automatically be placed in the same room together for the duration of the trip.
  • If you would like PRIVATE ACCOMMODATIONS please select that option during checkout and $150 extra per night will be added to your invoice. Please note, private accommodations may not be available during the entire duration of this tour.
  • If you are a group, please specify under the 'notes' section of your booking who you would like to room with who.
  • Hotel names cannot be given out until after you have signed up for this tour. All hotels are centrally located to the activities and excursions on this trip.

+ FLIGHTS

  • You will want to fly IN to Budapest (BUD) anytime on September 21, 2019
  • You will want to fly OUT of Munich anytime on September 29, 2019

You may choose to arrive early or stay late, if you wish. Please note that you will be responsible for booking your own transportation, activities, and meals if you are arriving early or staying late. You have the option of having VRX book you a hotel room and adding the cost to your invoice for a small fee.

+ FITNESS & ACTIVITIES

Daily hikes, workouts and CrossFit box drop-ins are part of this tour and included in the price. You do NOT need to be a CrossFit athlete in order to sign-up, although daily workouts and fitness options are available for you to participate in. We welcome all ages, abilities, fitness levels and only require you to be willing to step outside your comfort zone and try new things while on this tour.

+ MORE INFO & CUSTOM TOURS

This trip requires a minimum of 10 people to sign-up in order for it to be led as a 'group tour' on behalf of VoyEdge RX. If we do not reach the minimum number of participants at least 150 days out from the tour, you will have the option of either getting a full refund, the ability to transfer to another tour at no charge or having us book this tour as a private tour for you. Meaning, you can still do this tour as a solo participant while VRX books everything for you and 'digitally' guides you through these destinations with a custom, made-for-you itinerary with a PDF and daily check-ins with our team.

Love this tour, but the dates do not work for you? Go on it anytime of year with you and your loved ones by creating a custom tour with VoyEdge RX. We plan it all out, book everything, and you go on the adventure of a lifetime. For more information, please reach out to us at: staff@voyedgerx.com

+ PRICING OPTIONS & DISCOUNTS

VoyEdge RX offers two pricing methods: Early Bird Rate and Regular Rate. Early bird rates are first come, first serve and are usually limited to the first five spots of any tour. Regular bookings are at the regular rate price of the trip. If you have a promo code, you may use it at any time. Discounts may not be combined.

Group leaders, please email us at: staff@voyedgerx.com before booking.

Group discounts are as follows

  • Group of 5-9 = 4% off per person
  • Group of 10+ = 7% off per person
  • Military, First Responders, & Veterans = 4% off your invoice
  • Repeat customer = 3% off your invoice
  • Refer a friend = $35 off your invoice per person after you sign up.

Group leaders must contact us first to receive the percentage discount

+ WHAT HAPPENS AFTER I SIGN UP?

In order to sign up, you must put down a $300 deposit (that goes towards the overall price of your trip). From there, VoyEdge RX will send you an invoice for the remaining balance for you to make payments as you wish. All invoices must be paid off at least 90 days before the trip kicks off, otherwise a 10% fee is applied.

After you sign up, you will also enjoy monthly trip updates about the tour from our team, help with flights, and other insider travel tips from our community and fellow travelers.

Please see the bottom of this page for information on group discounts, referral rates, and other information.

Any questions? Email us at: staff@voyedgerx.com Or call to book: 617.866.9573

Please see our FAQ's and Terms & Conditions for our cancellation policy, refunds and more

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BUDAPEST TO OKTOBERFEST - September 21-29, 2019
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ITINERARY

welcome to budapest

September 21, 2019 - arrive in budapest

WELCOME TO BUDAPEST! VoyEdge RX will be there to greet you at the airport, and from there, we'll head to the hotel to check-in. Catch your breath, freshen up, and before you know it we will take off on a group walking tour around Budapest. After the tour you have some free time to explore on your own, or participate in an optional workout (if you're up for it) in the afternoon. In the evening we'll plan a group dinner nearby, and follow that up with a night out on the town to explore some of Budapest's world famous ruins bars in the Jewish Quarter of town! Budapest is home to the number #1 and #4 bars in the world, according to Lonely Planet's 2016 Travel Guide, so this should be a memorable evening.

Avg. temp (high and low) in Budapest in September = 73 F / 51 F

Sczeny Baths, pub crawl and 'spa'-party

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September 22, 2019 - the baths & castles of budapest

Enjoy a light breakfast as you wake up in Budapest. After the optional morning workout we will head to the Szczesny Baths, an awesome natural spring spa. Feel free to head back to the hotel to freshen up, or explore more of Budapest on your own for the afternoon. We will set up another meeting time for a group dinner (included), and from there we will take off for the Spa Party in Budapest! Or take off and have the night on your own, as Budapest has much to explore! You can hit the shopping districts and ruins pubs you weren't able to hit last night. Either way, our team will be on hand to show you the best that Budapest has to offer.

Avg. temp (highs and lows) in Budapest = 73 F / 51 F

head to vienna & explore the austrian capital

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September 23, 2019 - vienna. the heart of europe

Welcome to Day Three! By now, you should be over your jet lag and feeling GOOD! Wake up in Budapest, grab a light breakfast, and then you will head to the Budapest Central Train Station and enjoy a short ride to Vienna. This is the capital of Austria and an incredibly ornate city. Check-in to the hotel, grab a quick coffee, and then head off to see some palaces, shopping districts, castles, cobblestone streets, churches and everything else Vienna has to offer. We'll set up a late afternoon workout in Austria before venturing out to find a place to eat for the evening. Find a cozy bistro or restaurant that piqued your interest on the walking tour to hunker down for a meal. Take some time to relax with the group, or venture out on your own after that!

Avg. temps (highs and lows) in Vienna in September = 70 F / 57 F

butterfly museum, cf workout & free day in vienna

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September 24, 2019 - get lost in the splendor of vienna

Vienna has a lot of things to do, see, and explore. They even have an 'Imperial Butterly Park,' that is utterly gorgeous and a must-see. We will include your tickets to this incredible park after our morning workout. Day 4 will essentially be a free day, where everything you saw and heard yesterday will be options to dive into further today. Whether it's a chocolate tasting, bike tour, or seeing the world's oldest zoo, you'll have plenty to choose from. Take the morning to plan your day in Vienna, and become immersed in the culture of this Austrian capital. Breakfast is included, but from there, the day is yours! Be prepared for an early departure tomorrow to Hallstatt!

Avg. temps (highs and lows) in Vienna in September = 70 F / 57 F

head to hallstatt, hike, rest, eat & depart to salzburg

September 25, 2019 - head to hallstatt, austria

Wake up in Vienna and have a light breakfast before hopping on the bus to Hallstatt, Austria. You will have nearly the entire day to soak in this enticingly beautiful lakeside gem. Once we arrive, we'll take a brief walking tour of the small village. After this, we will take a jaunt on a glass bridge above the lake (included) to get a panoramic view of this incredible landscape. From there, you'll have a bit more time to explore Hallstatt, enjoying a lakeside beverage before hopping back on the bus to head to Salzburg for the night.

Avg. temps (highs & lows) in Hallstatt in September = 67 F / 49 F

hike hitler's world war II hideout - the eagle's nest

September 26, 2019 - into the mountains we go....

Wake up on Day 6 and arise in Salzburg with an optional early morning workout, and then enjoy a light breakfast at the hotel. Once we have exercised and refueled, we will depart to Berchtesgaden National Park for a hike up to Hitler's World War 2 hideout, known as "The Eagles Nest." It's about a 4-5 hour hike, and will wind up being an all-day excursion. It's optional, but included, so if you'd like to do other activities you may. We'll reconvene at the Augustiner Pub. This is a rustic 13th Century Brewhouse, where we will meet for an included dinner, and beers on us. As if it couldn’t get better, this pub is just a short walk from downtown Salzburg! Tonight we depart for Munich!

Avg. temps (highs & lows) in Salzburg in September = 68 F / 50 F

munich

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September 27, 2019 - say hello to MUNICH

Today, we wake up in Munich where we will have an optional morning workout, breakfast, and then you’ll have today as a totally free day to explore. Options include going to Oktoberfest tents, taking a walking history tour of Munich, visit the English Garden, Dachau Camp, and many more. We can help you plan your day in Munich. If you head to the tents, keep in mind they close at 9pm. Make sure to get home safe!

Avg. temp (high & low) in Salzburg in September = 67 F / 50 F

oktoberfest in munich

September 28, 2019

 
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september 28, 2019 - oktoberfest in munich

Wake up with fervor on Day 8, because it's time to head to Oktoberfest, and it's wild! Get an early start to the day and get in line EARLY! VoyEdge RX will bring you to the tents and show you where to go. We will be there with you and be available the entire day via phone. Please be safe, be smart, and buddy up. It's a wild scene out there! We will get in an optional workout in the morning if you would like, but be sure to bring CASH, and get to the tents quick! It really is a marathon day, but be sure to BEHAVE yourself! Oktoberfest is quite the overwhelming experience, but if you stick with the group it will be nothing but fun. If you stick with our crew, VoyEdge RX will pay for your FIRST STEIN in the tents!

Avg. temp (high & low) in Munich in September = 67 F / 51 F

depart home 

 
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September 29, 2019 - prepare for departure

We’ve reached the last day of the tour. For all departures, we will take care of getting you transportation back to the airport. If you have a later departure we recommend taking advantage of the morning you have to explore some more sights if you didn’t get to see them on the free day. See you on the next adventure!

Avg. temp (high and low) in Munich in September = 67 F / 51 F