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If you go to the Alps. . .

Where to stay

Hotel Bavaria



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Located near the Octoberfest grounds. Singles from $147; doubles from $181.

Hotel Sonne

Füssen, Germany


Gorgeous boutique hotel, centrally located. Singles from $110; doubles from $150.

Hotel Wolf Dietrich

Salzburg, Austria


Singles from $91; doubles from $147.50.

Where to eat

Andescher am Dom



Near the Marienplatz; adjacent pub is good location to watch soccer. Entrees from $11.




Hidden location worth the effort; top-notch local fare. Entrees from $14.

What to do

Schloss Neuschwanstein and Hohenschwangau


Buy a King’s ticket to tour both castles. Adults $31.50, under 18 free.

Hungerburg funicular


Cable car ride included if you purchase an Innsbruck Card to tour the city’s attractions.

Innsbruck card: adults from $45.50, ages 6-15 half price. Round-trip ride: adults $40.50, children $22.25.

Berchtesgaden National Park

Lake Konigsee boat tour: family ticket (2 adults and up to 4 children ages 6-17) $58.

Fraulein Maria’s Bicycle Tours


Good for all ages. Adults $35, 13-18 $25, under 12 $16.50.

Salzburg Marionette Theatre


Most performances have English subtitles. Tickets $21-$48.

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