GSC Reformation Tour

6-18 June 2017
Destinations: 
Berlin, Wittenberg, Erfurt, Eisenach, Torre Pellice/Pinerolo, Pisa, Rome
Tuesday 6 June

Overnight flight to Berlin

10:25 PM-4:40 PM Flight TK 32 Atlanta>Istanbul ATL>IST

Wednesday 7 June

6:50PM -8:45 PM TK1727 Istanbul > Berlin Tegel Airport IST>TGL
Evening arrival in Berlin for 27 passengers flying on Turkish Airlines
Gerald will meet the group outside baggage claim for transfer by our driver, Martin Posch, in our private coach~ Serbus~ to the Royal Leonardo Hotel
Berlin

Martin Luther Brandenberg Gate

Thursday 8 June

6:30 Included breakfast begins in hotel
9:00 Depart hotel lobby to walk through the Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe, Pariser Platz and the Brandenburg Gate area
11:45 Reserved entry time to visit the Pergamon Museum with the Ishtar Gate, Processional Way from ancient Babylon, 580BC, and the reconstructed Market Gate from Miletus, ca120-130AD, audioguide provided
1:15 Time for lunch on your own in the Friedrich Street area
2:30 Visit the Museum of the Wall at Check Point Charlie and Topography of Terror visitor center
4:00 Berlin Wall Memorial
Dinner and evening on your own
Royal Leonardo Hotel
Berlin

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Friday 9 June

6:30 Included breakfast begins in hotel
7:45 Bags on coach for 8:00 Departure
Drive 112km to Lutherstadt Wittenberg
Visit Town Church, University Church, Luther House and Museum
Drive 209km to Erfurt
18:00 Evening Prayers at St. Augustine's church, if possible
19:30 Included dinner at Hotel H+
Erfurt

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Saturday 10 June

7:00 Included breakfast begins in hotel
9:00 Sabbath School
10:30 Worship service with the Erfurt congregation, Richie preaching, Saskia translating
1:30 Visit the Augustinian Monastery with local guide, Malcolm Walters
Afternoon and evening on your own in Erfurt
21:00 Coach transfer back to Hotel H+
Hotel H+
Erfurt

Sunday 11 June

6:30 Included breakfast begins in hotel
6:45 Bags on coach for 7:00 Departure
Drive 72km to Eisenach
8:30AM Reserved visit to Wartburg Castle
Drive 485 km to Konstanz
4:00 Visit Jan Hus Museum with Dr. Libuse Rösch followed by guided walking tour of Hus sites
Hotel Barbarossa
Konstanz

Monday 12 June

6:30 Included breakfast begins in hotel
7:45 Bags on coach for 8:00 Departure
Drive 527km over the Alps to Pinerolo
Included dinner in Hotel Barrage
Pinerollo

College of the Barbes

Tuesday 13 June

7:00 Included breakfast begins in hotel
7:45 Bags on coach for 8:00 Departure
Daniella Seban plans to accompany us as guide
Hike to Waldensian College of the Barbes and visit the cave, Gheisa dia Tana, in the Angrogna Valley
1:00 Included lunch at Foresteria Valdese di Torre Pellice
Drive 369 km to Pisa
Opportunity to see the Field of Miracles, including the Baptistry, Cathedral and Tower
Grand Hotel Duomo
Pisa

Wednesday 14 June

7:00 Included breakfast begins in hotel
8:45 Bags on coach for 9:00 Departure
Drive 336km to Rome
Goodbye to driver Martin Posch
Hotel San Marco
Rome

Thursday 15 June

7:00 Included breakfast begins in hotel
8:00 Leave lobby for walking tour using public transportation to visit Ancient Rome, including the Forums and Colosseum
Lunch, afternoon and evening on your own
Hotel San Marco
Rome

Friday 16 June

7:00 Included breakfast begins in hotel
7:45 Depart hotel for public transportation/metro to the Vatican Museum
9:00 Reserved guided visit to the Vatican Museums, including the Sistine Chapel, and St. Peter's Basilica
Lunch, afternoon and evening on your own
Hotel San Marco
Rome

IMG_5663 Pantheon Dome ~ March Dot

Saturday 17 June

7:00 Included breakfast begins in hotel
9:00 Depart hotel lobby for Sabbath School and Worship with local congregation at Chiese Avventista Lungotevere Michelangelo
1:00 Included group lunch at Dino and Tony's
Visit Basilica of St. John Lateran with the Holy Stairs, and St. Clement's Church
Hotel San Marco
Rome

Divine Caprese

Sunday 18 June

4:15 Short walk from hotel to private coach to airport
Return to USA

7:10 AM-10:50 AM TK 1362 FCO>IST
2:05 PM-7:40PMTK 31 IST>ATL

Root of Jesse

St. Peter's Sunset

ITINERARY CHANGES: All transportation. lodging, and sightseeing arrangements and schedules are subject to variance and substitution due to circumstances beyond our control.

The hotels we plan to use are:

Berlin

Royal Leonardo Hotel
Otto-Braun-Straße 90, 10249 Berlin, Germany
Tel +49 30 7554300
www.leonardo-hotels.com/leonardo-royal-hotel-berlin-alexanderplatz/

Erfurt

Hotel H+
Auf der großen Mühle 4, 99198 Erfurt, Germany
Tel +49 361 43830
http://www.bachmann-hotels.de/h-hotel-erfurt/

Konstanz

Hotel Barbarossa Restaurant
Obermarkt 8-12, 78462 Konstanz, Germany
Phone: +49 7531 128990
http://www.hotelbarbarossa.de/konstanz/

Pinerolo

Hotel Barrage
Stradale S. Secondo, 100, 10064 Pinerolo TO, Italy
Phone: +39 0121 040500
http://hotelbarrage.it/

Pisa

Grand Hotel Duomo
Via Santa Maria, 94, 56126 Pisa PI, Italy
Tel +39 050 561894
http://www.grandhotelduomo.it/

Rome

Hotel San Marco
Via Villafranca, 1, Roma, Italy
+39 06 490437
www.hotelsanmarcoroma.com/