A Trapp Family Lodge Austrian Christmas

Multi-Day Trips
Date: Sunday, 15 December 2019 - Wednesday, 18 December 2019

Venue: Vermont

COST: $1,075 per person, based on double occupancy and includes: 4 Breakfasts, 2 Afternoon Teas, 3 Lodge Dinners, 1 Christmas Dinner, Free Time in Stowe Village, Von Trapp History Tour with a viewing of the Documentary, "The Real Maria", Guided Tour of Ben & Jerry's Ice Cream Factory, Visit to the Vermont State Capital, Visit to the Cabot Cheese Annex, 1 Day of Touring with a Local Guide, Guided Tour of the Morse Maple Sugar Farm, 3 Nights Accomodations at the Trapp Family Lodge, All Meal, Hotel and Local Guide Gratuities, Roundtrip Luggage Service, Complimentary Snacks and Drinks while traveling, Hostess Service, and Motorcoach Transportation. 
 
Single: $1,350 pp; Triple: $1,025 pp;     Travel Insurance: $93 pp (multiple occupancy)
 
A $200 pp deposit is due by March 1, 2019.  Final balance is due by November 1, 2019. 
 
 
Step into the magical world of a "Trapp Family Lodge Austrian" Christmas... WELCOME TO VERMONT! When the holidays come to Stowe, Vermont, the Trapp Family Lodge goes all out . They deck the halls of this mountain getaway with twinkling lights, evergreen boughs, and 19 Christmas trees. The old-fashioned ski resort is still owned by descendants of Marian and Baron Georg von Trapp, who eventually moved to the Green Mountains after fleeing Nazi-occupied Austria. This trip is guranteed to put you into the holiday mood!
 
Sunday, December 15

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  • We will depart this morning, with BREAKFAST included en route as well as lunch and rest breaks as needed.
  • "GEMUTLICHKEIT" (welcome) to the TRAPP FAMILY LODGE in Stowe, Vermont. This unique mountain resort features Austrian-inspired architecture and European-style accomodations. You will enjoy stunning mountain views, old world comforts and impeccable service. 
  • This evening, enjoy a THREE-COURSE DINNER in the Main Dining Room. 
Monday, December 16
  • COUNTRY BREAKFAST BUFFET is included at the lodge this morning.
  • This morning, enjoy a TRAPP HISTORY TOUR. The tour begins with an overview of the von Trapp family history 
  • (actual versus movie version) discussion of the property's history and the family's early years in America. View a benjerrydocumentary film of Maria von Trapp's memories during her final visit to her former home in Salzburg, Austria. We will finish our tour with a VIEWING DOCUMENTARY, "THE REAL MARIA." There will be time to visit the Austria Gift Shop and have your souvenir signed by a Trapp Family member. 
  • Enjoy some FREE TIME in STOWE VILLAGE for lunch on your own. Browse the shops of this charming village with its "most photographed" church steeple. 
  • Next, find out how two childhood friends turned a $5.00 correspondence course into a very successful ice cream business. Tour BEN & JERRY'S ICE CREAM FACTORY, learn the manufacturing process and taste the delicious samples!
  • Return to the lodge for AFTERNOON TEA.horsesled
  • DINNER BUFFET is included at the new "Bierhall," overlooking the brewery where they make varieties of Trapp Family craft beers!

Tuesday, December 17

  • COUNTRY BREAKFAST BUFFET is included at the lodge this morning.
  • Your LOCAL GUIDE will meet you at the lodge for a day of touring.
    • Our first stop is the MORSE MAPLE SUGAR FARM. Learn how maple syrup is made as you tour the sugar house. View the multimedia displays in a real woodshed theatre. Stroll along a nature trail and shop in the country store. Complete your tour in the VERMONT FARM LIFE MUSEUM complete with whimsical carved folk-like characters. 
    • Travel to MONTPELIER and tour the STATE CAPITOL, the smallest in the United States! Lunch will be on your own at the State Capitol Cafe. 
    • Our last stop of the day is at the CABOT CHEESE ANNEX. Browse the fantastic selection of Cabot products, sample their award-winning afternoonteacheeses, and delight in many other Vermont speciality foods. Visit their neighbors in the Annex and pick up some delicious LAKE CHAMPLAIN CHOCOLATES, enjoy the beautiful DANFORTH PEWTER STORE, and be sure to visit the new SMUGGLERS' NOTCH DISTILLERY TASTING ROOM! Visit and re-energize with a cup of coffee from Green Mountain Coffee Visitor Center & Cafe. 
  • We will return to the lodge for AFTERNOON TEA
  • Tonight, enjoy a THREE-COURSE DINNER in the Main Dining Room. 

Wednesday, December 18

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  • COUNTRY BREAKFAST BUFFET is included at the lodge this morning. 
  • Depart for home, taking with you many fond memories of your heartwarming stay at the Trapp Family Lodge.
  • A FAREWELL CHRISTMAS DINNER is included en route home. 
 

 

 

All Dates


  • From Sunday, 15 December 2019 to Wednesday, 18 December 2019