Retiree Vacations

Our European Escapes packages take the stresses out of planning a European vacation. Get some friends together and plan a trip during the time of the year that suits your schedule best. Make this coming year to travel to Europe and explore all Bavaria and beyond has to offer. 

Our retiree trips are custom designed with the retiree traveler in mind. Packages include a pick up from the airport, a welcome reception, guided trips and breakfast. Visit local area attractions like Munich, Neuschwanstein Castle, Innsbruck, Salzburg and more. Each itinerary is unique based on local special events that many travelers never come across. These packages fill up quickly, so it is recommended to make your reservation as soon. 

Each Retiree Package Tour is slightly different, however they all include the following :

  • Transportation to and from Munich International Airport on designated dates.
  • Welcome Reception
  • 10 night stay at the Edelweiss Lodge and Resort
  • Breakfast each morning
  • Special European Escapes Tours
  • Farewell Dinner and Auf Wiedersehen gift

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April 1 - 11, 2014 

Single occupancy $2,100 / two guests in a room $2,700

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May 3 - 13, 2014 (Sold Out)*
Single occupancy $2,100 / two guests in a room $2,650

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May 13 - 23, 2014 (Sold Out)*

Single occupancy $2,100 / two guests in a room $2,650

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June 8 - 18, 2014 (Sold Out)*

Single occupancy $2,100 / two guests in a room $2,700

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June 22 - 2 July, 2014 (Sold Out)*
Single occupancy $2,100 / two guests in a room $2,750

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July 6 - 16, 2014 (SOLD OUT)*
Single occupancy $2,150 / two guests in a room $2,800

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July 22 - 1 August 2014 (SOLD OUT)
Single occupancy $2,100 / two guests in a room $2,700

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August 5 - 15, 2014 (SOLD OUT)*
Single occupancy $2,100 / two guests in a room $2,700

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August 17 - 27, 2014 (SOLD OUT)*
Single occupancy $2,100 / two guests in a room $2,700

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September 14 - 24, 2014 (SOLD OUT)*

Single occupancy $2,100 / two guests in a room $2,700

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September 28 - 8 October 2014 (SOLD OUT)*
Single occupancy $2,100 / two guests in a room $2,700

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October 14 - 24, 2014 (SOLD OUT)*
Single occupancy $2,100 / two guests in a room $2,650

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November 4 - 14, 2014 (12 SPOTS AVAILABLE)
Single occupancy $2,050 / two guests in a room $2,600

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December 2 - 12, 2014 (SOLD OUT)*
Single occupancy $2,150 / two guests in a room $2,700

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December 12 - 22, 2014 (SOLD OUT)*
Single occupancy $2,100 / two guests in a room $2,650

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Policies

Our retiree vacation packages are reserved quickly so do not delay. We will respond to emails in the order they are received. The credit card used to reserve your room reservation will be charged the $500 deposit 60-days prior to your arrival. You may cancel up to 60 days in advance without a penalty and up to 30-days in advance with a $500 penalty. If you cancel within 30-days of your arrival, you will be charged the full-cost of the European Escapes tour. The remaining balance will be due upon check-out.

Once we sell 10 packages, you will receive an email to purchase your plane tickets. In the event we don't have enough participation, 45 days out we will cancel the trip and refund your deposit. These trips rarely ever cancel due to their popularity.

Reservation Information
To reserve your spot on this special vacation package, please contact our Vacation Planning Center:
from the U.S. telephone (011-49) 8821-9440
Open daily CET 0800 - 1800
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In your email correspondence please include the following:
Full names of each participant
Mailing address
Phone number
Eligible sponsor's email address

 

Newsletter

Our European Escapes packages take the stresses out of planning a European vacation. Add your email address below and we will notify you shortly when the package becomes available. These packages usually sell out very quick so it helps to be one of the first to know.

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Edelweiss Lodge and Resort authorized patrons include United States active-duty military members, military retirees, military reservists, national guardsmen, current Department of Defense civilian employees assigned to EUCOM, foreign military currently on orders assigned to a U.S. military installation and the family members of authorized patrons. NATO military members with a USAREUR installation pass and AE Form 600-700 are eligible to stay at the Edelweiss Resort. For more information about NATO eligibility, please click here.

Edelweiss Lodge and Resort patronage is governed by Department of Defense Instruction 1015.10 (Programs for Military Morale, Welfare, and Recreation). Military sponsors should not reserve additional rooms under their name for other eligible military patrons. A room reserved with multiple sponsors should be reserved based on the highest ranking sponsor. Guests with both retired and civilian status living in Europe, must reserve based on the civilian rank. Room rates may change upon check-in based on sponsors rank.

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