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					               OKTOBERFEST IN MUNICH – GERMANY

Today, Oktoberfest is the largest festival in the world, with an international flavor that is extremely characteristic of the
21st century. More than 6 million visitors from all over the world take part in Oktoberfest every year.


Moving the festival into late September allows for better weather conditions. Because September nights in Bavaria are
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                                                    warmer than October nights, visitors are able to enjoy the outdoor
                                                    beer gardens as well as the fairgrounds filled with carnival rides.
                                                    Historically, the last weekend of Oktoberfest lands in the first week
                                                    of October and this tradition continues today. Oktoberfest starts on
                                                    a late September weekend and lasts for three weekends.

                                                                   DAY 1 – MUNICH:
                                                                   We leave London in the afternoon to begin our journey to Munich.
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                                                                   We drive through the night to arrive in Munich mid-morning on Day
                                                                   2 to be greeted by your representatives and a cooked breakfast.
                                                                   Some time to freshen up before our first view of Munich on our
                                                                   included orientation tour. This evening, why not head to the
                                                                   famous Oktoberfest grounds? (B)

                                                    DAY 2 – MUNICH:
                                                    Spend the day exploring the Oktoberfest beer halls - each one
                                                    serving a different local Bavarian beer. Also, an opportunity to try
traditional German foods such as pork knuckle, roast chicken, pretzels or oxen! (B)

DAY 3 – MUNICH:
This morning, a chance for those who wish to visit one of Hitler's concentration camps as we take an included excursion
       au.
to Dachau. Afterwards, spend your final afternoon at the Oktoberfest grounds enjoying the festival atmosphere and
perhaps try the funfair rides that become an important part of the festival. (B)

DAY 4 – MUNICH:
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We leave Munich early this morning to arrive back i London at approximately 10:00pm. (B)




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