Little Trains of Austria

Activ Sunny Hotel Sonne

Departure Date:

No. of Days:

8 days

£599.00 pp

Stay in a fabulous 4* hotel with lovely leisure facilities

Up to £180 LESS PER PERSON than other operators!

With breathtaking, almost surreal, ‘chocolate-box’ beauty and tingling-fresh air, it is easy to understand the attraction of the Tyrol region of Austria. The verdant green valleys nestle below the towering, snow-covered peaks of the majestic Alpine range. This holiday enables us to enjoy the finest scenery that Austria has to offer along with traditional steam trains, winding through mountain valleys and from the deck of a pleasure boat, cruising the tranquil waters of an Alpine lake.

Our base is the quaint resort of Kirchberg, set in the heart of the Kitzbuhel Alps and only 6km from the famous town of Kitzbuhel. Surrounded by crystal clear mountain streams, forests and lush green lawns this is an idyllic setting and the ideal location for our included excursions.

Activ Sunny Hotel Sonne, Kirchberg ****

This delightful hotel is situated in a sunny location near the centre of Kirchberg and offers fabulous spa facilities including an indoor pool, a rustic-style restaurant and scenic mountain views. Each of the rooms features wooden furniture, cable TV and a seating area. An indoor pool, sauna, steam bath and full spa area are available at the hotel for guests to enjoy. The restaurant serves traditional local and international cuisine in a dining room which includes wooden beams and old-style furniture. There is also a cosy bar and a terrace which offers a peaceful place to sit in summer.

For your comfort and enjoyment during your outbound and return journeys, we have included overnight hotels with breakfast in your holiday price. Your overnight hotels will be named around 10 days prior to departure.

Day 1

Join the coach at one of our convenient local pick up points and head towards the port for our short sea crossing to France and onwards for our first overnight stop.

Day 2

Travel on to Austria, arriving in good time to check in and have dinner at our main stay hotel, the lovely Activ Sunny Hotel Sonne.

Days 3 – 6

Enjoy delicious buffet breakfasts surrounded by dramatic mountain scenery whilst also taking time to explore Kirchberg on your own. Look forward to our fabulous INCLUDED excursions featuring the ‘Oldest Steam Train’, The ‘Highest Lake’, and ‘Smallest Town’ on our excursion to the Achensee region plus our visits to Rattenberg, Innsbruck, Mayrhofen and the Ziller Valley, including a ride on the delightful Ziller Valley Steam Railway. Return to the Activ Sunny Hotel Sonne every evening for more fabulous food at dinner.

Day 7

After a final breakfast at the Activ Sunny Hotel Sonne, we head back through France for our final overnight stop on the continent.

Day 8

We depart our hotel after breakfast and head for the channel ports and our return crossing to the UK and home.

Mayrhofen and the Zillertalbahn to Jenbach

We visit the pretty little town of Mayrhofen, steeped in rustic charm. There is time to explore the town and browse the many craft shops selling ornate wood carvings and locally produced goods, before boarding the steam train to Jenbach. This scenic train ride passes through the beautiful Ziller Valley on its way to the pretty town of Jenbach, where we meet our coach and return to our hotel.


Innsbruck where we spend time exploring the Old Town with its famous ‘Golden Roof’ above the medieval town square. Spoil yourself with a traditional coffee and a calorie-busting applestrudel!

The ‘Oldest...Steam Train’, The ‘Highest Lake’, and ‘Smallest Town’

We make the short journey to Jenbach to join the Achenseebahn Steam Train, the world’s oldest rack and pinion steam train. Our journey takes us through soaring mountain scenery to Seespitz, on Lake Achensee. Here we swap the clank of pistons and the hiss of steam for the gentle lapping of crystal clear waters on our Lake Achensee cruise. We rejoin our coach and make for the picture-postcard town of Rattenberg, Austria’s smallest town. A gem of medieval architecture, Rattenberg is adorned with archways leading to quiet inner courtyards and numerous squares.

  • Executive coach travel
  • Short sea ferry or shuttle crossing
  • 2 overnight hotels - bed & breakfast
  • 5 nights at the Activ Sunny Hotel Sonne dinner, bed & breakfast
  • Free use of the hotel swimming pool,fitness room, sauna area with sauna & steam bath (for adults only)
  • Excursion to Mayrhofen and rail trip on the Zillertalbahn
  • Excursion to Innsbruck
  • Excursion to Achenseebahn, Lake Achensee Cruise and steam railway trip
  • Visit to Rattenberg

This tour picks up at the following points:

  • Bridgend
  • Bristol Aztec West
  • Cardiff Central
  • Cardiff Gate
  • Cardiff West
  • Chieveley Services
  • Clackett Lane Services, Westernham
  • Clobham Services
  • Folkestone Services
  • Gorseinon
  • Leigh Delamere Services, Chippenham
  • Llanelli
  • Magor
  • Morriston
  • Neath
  • Newport
  • Port Talbot
  • Pyle
  • Reading
  • Sarn
  • Skewen
  • Swansea Central
  • Swansea West
  • Swindon, DoubleTree Hilton hotel

Don't see your pickup? Don't worry, we have a great fixed rate transfer with Premier Taxi's . Check out the details here.

Find out more about our pickups on our pickup list page here.


Prices are per person based on 2 adults sharing. Single rooms may carry a supplement. You will find what rooms and prices are available in the booking process.


Holiday bookings are subject to our Terms & Conditions which you must be familiar with prior to booking. We recommend Travel Insurance for this holiday. If you do not already have cover, please contact us.

Please be aware that coach trips can include lengthy periods of travel and always require some degree of walking. There are steps onto the coach and some hotels/venues will have steps.

Limited number of singles without supplement - Prices shown are per person based on two people sharing a standard room.


This trip requires a valid UK passport (with at least 6 months remaining).

£120 Single room supplement - Prices shown are per person based on two people sharing a standard room.

Other Dates

Departure Date: Sunday 01 Sep 2019
Duration: 8 Days

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