Gulf Field Reformation Tour

28 June - 9 July 2018
Destinations: 
Berlin, Wittenberg, Eisenach, Schwangau, Constance, Torre Pellice, Rome
Thursday 28 June

Flight to Berlin

Arrival day
Wyndham Excelsior
Berlin

Martin Luther Brandenberg Gate

Friday 29 June

6:30 Included breakfast begins in hotel
Bags on coach
Walking and riding orientation to Berlin including: the Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe, Pariser Platz and the Brandenburg Gate area,Check Point Charlie and Topography of Terror visitor center
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
Afternoon drive 112km to Lutherstadt Wittenberg
Dinner and evening on your own
Stadt Palais Hotel
Wittenberg

Saturday 30 June

6:30 Included breakfast begins in hotel
Worship with the Wittenberg congregation
Included group lunch
Visit Town Church, University Church, Luther House and Museum
Dinner and evening on your own
Stadt Palais Hotel
Wittenberg

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Sunday 1 July

7:00 Included breakfast begins in hotel
Bags on coach for Departure
Drive 209km to Erfurt
Visit the Augustinian Monastery with local guide, Malcolm Walters
Afternoon on your own in Erfurt
Drive 72km to Eisenach
Penta Hotel
Eisenach

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Monday 2 July

6:30 Included breakfast begins in hotel
6:45 Bags on coach for 7:00 Departure
8:30AM Reserved visit to Wartburg Castle
Drive 474 km to Schwangau with a stop in Rothemburg ob der Tauber along the way
Hotel
Schwangau

Tuesday 3 July

7:00 Included breakfast begins in hotel
7:45 Bags on coach for 8:00 Departure
Visit Schloss Neuschwanstein
Drive 153 km to Konstanz
Visit Jan Hus Museum with Dr. Libuse Rösch followed by guided walking tour of Hus sites
Drive over the Alps to
Hotel

Wednesday 4 July

7:00 Included breakfast begins in hotel
7:45 Bags on coach for 8:00 Departure
Drive to Torre Pellice
Danielle Seban plans to join us for our hike to the Waldensian College of the Barbes and visit the cave, Gheisa dia Tana, in the Angrogna Valley
Hotel
Torre Pellice

College of the Barbes
Torre Pellice

Thursday 5 July

6:30 Included breakfast in hotel
7:45 Bags on Coach for 8:00 departure
Drive 731km to Rome
Goodbye to driver and coach
Hotel San Marco
Rome

Friday 6 July

7:00 Included breakfast begins in hotel
8:00 Depart hotel lobby for Vatican using public transportation
9:15 Guided morning visit to the Vatican Museums, Sistine Chapel, and St. Peter's Basilica
Lunch, afternoon and evening on your own~ an opportunity to use your second museum entry
Hotel San Marco
Rome

Sabbath 7 July

7:00 Included breakfast begins in hotel
9:15 leave hotel lobby to use the metro to church
Worship at Chiesa Avventista at Lungotevere Michelangelo 7
Included group lunch
Afternoon visit to the Basilica of St. John Lateran with the Holy Stairs
Evening on your own
Hotel San Marco
Rome

Sunday 8 July

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

IMG_5663 Pantheon Dome ~ March Dot

Monday 9 July

Private coach transfer to airport for flights home

Divine Caprese

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

Wyndham Berlin Excelsior
Hardenbergstraße 14, 10623 Berlin, Germany
Phone: +49 30 31550
https://www.wyndhamhotels.com/wyndham/berlin-germany/wyndham-berlin-excelsior/

Wittenberg

Best Western Stadtpalais
Collegienstraße 56 06886 Wittenberg, Germany
tel. +49 03491 4250
www.stadtpalais.bestwestern.de/

Eisenach

Hotel Penta
Weinbergstraße 5 99817 Eisenach, Germany
tel. +49 3691 8150
http://www.pentahotels.com/hotels/eisph-eisenach/everything/

Schwangau

Torre Pellice

Rome

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