Reformation Tour ~ Carolina Conference

11-23 September 2019
Destinations: 
Berlin, Wittenberg, Eisenach, Konstanz, Torre Pellice, Rome
Wednesday 11 September

Overnight flight to Berlin Tegel Airport

Thursday 12 September

Arrival day
DL 92 11:00 Scheduled arrival
Meet Gerald and Kathleen Martin holding a STAR MOUNTAIN TRAVEL page under the "Meeting Point" sign for our private coach transfer to the hotel. At Tegel Airport, the meeting point is located in the main hall of Terminal A, near airport information

Leonardo Hotel Berlin Mitte
Berlin

Martin Luther Brandenberg GateIMG_3655

Friday 13 September

6:30 Included breakfast begins in hotel
7:45 Bags on coach
8:00 departure
Walking and riding orientation to Berlin including: the Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe, Pariser Platz and the Brandenburg Gate area
One hour guided highlights tour of the Pergamon Museum with the Ishtar Gate, Processional Way from ancient Babylon, 580BC, and the reconstructed Market Gate from Miletus, ca120-130AD
Check Point Charlie area, Topography of Terror visitor center and free time for lunch on your own
Afternoon drive 112km to Lutherstadt Wittenberg
Dinner and evening on your own
Stadt Palais Hotel
Wittenberg

IMG_3755

Saturday 14 September

Worship with the local congregation

6:30 Included breakfast begins in hotel
13:00 Included group lunch
Visit Town Church, University Church
14:45 Visit the Luther House and Museum
Dinner and evening on your own
Stadt Palais Hotel
Wittenberg

Augustinian Church Interior ~ Erfurt

Sunday 15 September

7:00 Included breakfast begins in hotel
7:45 Bags on coach
8:00 departure
Drive 209km to Erfurt
11:00 Visit the Augustinian Monastery with local guide, Malcolm Walters
Lunch and afternoon on your own in Erfurt
Drive 72km to Eisenach
6:00 Included group dinner in hotel
Penta Hotel
Eisenach

Wartburg Castle ~ Early Morning

Monday 16 September

6:30 Included breakfast begins in hotel
7:45 Bags on coach for 8:00 Departure
8:30AM Reserved visit to Wartburg Castle
Drive 486km to Konstanz
Visit Jan Hus Museum with Dr. Libuse Rösch followed by guided walking tour of Hus sites
Hotel Graf Zepplin
Konstanz

Tuesday 17 September

7:00 Included breakfast begins in hotel
7:45 Bags on coach for 8:00 Departure
Drive 535km over the Alps to Torre Pellice
7:00 Included group dinner in Foresteria Valdese hotel
Hotel Foresteria Valdese and others nearby
Torre Pellice

Wednesday 18 September

7:00 Included breakfast begins in hotel
Danielle Seban plans to join us for our hike in the Piedmontese Mountains to the Waldensian College of the Barbes and visit the cave, Gheisa dia Tana, in the Angrogna Valley
7:00 Included group dinner in Foresteria Valdese hotel
Hotel Foresteria Valdese
Torre Pellice

College of the Barbes
Torre Pellice

Thursday 19 September

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 20 September

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 21 September

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
Evening on your own
Hotel San Marco
Rome

Sunday 22 September

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

Monday 23 September

7:00 Included breakfast begins in hotel

Private coach transfer to airport for DL237 11:15 flight

IMG_5663 Pantheon Dome ~ March Dot

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

Leonardo Hotel Berlin Mitte
Bertolt-Brecht-Platz 4, 10117 Berlin, Germany
Phone: +49 30 374405000
https://www.leonardo-hotels.com/leonardo-hotel-berlin-mitte

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/

Constance

Hotel Graf Zepplin
Sankt-Stephans-Platz 15, 78462 Konstanz, Germany
Tel. +49 7531 6913690
http://www.hotel-graf-zepplin.de/

Torre Pellice

Hotel Foresteria Valdese
Via Arnaud, 34, 10066 Torre Pellice TO, Italie
Téléphone : +39 0121 91801
http://www.foresteriatorre.org/en/#/

Rome

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