2020 Chocolate Tour

$2,500.00 + Airfare / 9 Days, 8 Nights

Calling all chocolate lovers and aficionados!  Travel to Europe for some of the best tasting experiences at chocolate factories, shops, and museums!  Learn details of the journey that a cacao bean takes from the initial supplier to the chocolate factory where it is processed and turned into the confections that hit the store shelves is nothing short of a wondrous experience.  From the cacao cultivation to the highly refined chocolate processing techniques, there is a vast treasure trove of information to be learned about chocolate creation provided by chocolate factories.  This is a must-do, authentic, customized, worry-free, one-of-a-kind fantasy tour for those of us who LOVE chocolate.

In your free time, (1) explore the Alps, or (2) drive on the German Autobahn with a car of your choice.

Date & Price

  • April 11-19, 2020 (Saturday through Sunday)
  • $2,500.00 + Air
  • Fly in style: ask me how you can treat yourself to an extra legroom! Premium, business, and first class seats might be available.  
  • NOTE: at Go Global your tour is always Your Trip, Your Way.  Pick and choose from our vast listing of daily options to customize your London getaway! 

What's Included

  • A small, friendly group of 8-12 people
  • Full-time services of our travel concierge, friendly guide and local experts who will make fascinating history, art and culture of Bavaria, Austria, and Switzerland come alive for you.
  • All tours and admissions – at no extra cost – including access to at least 25 sightseeing events: Zurich walking tour, Bern walking tour, Luzern walking tour, optional walks/hiking in the Swiss Alps, boat ride on the Lake of Zurich, tour of at least three different chocolate factories, chocolate makings session, daily chocolate tastings, and much, much more.
  • 9 days/7 nights accommodations in memorable, centrally located, hotels.
  • All group transportation between sights, cities and hotels.
  • Guaranteed tour price, locked-in the moment you submit your application and deposit.
  • All trip related tips, taxes, and gratuities.
  • All breakfasts and 3 additional meals
  • ALUMNI DISCOUNT of $50 for each trip you have taken prior to 2020
  • Fine print: Your are responsible for cost of your drinks, and free-time sightseeing and travel, and airport transfers.

Itinerary

  • Day 1: Overnight flight
  • Day 2: Zurich, Switzerland (move to your hotel; welcome dinner in the historic downtown)
  • Day 3: Bern (the capitol of Switzerland) and stopover at the chocolate factory#1
  • Day 4: Luzern (dinner included)
  • Day 5: Chocolate train
  • Day 6: Chocolate factory#2
  • Day 7: Day int he Swiss Alps
  • Day 8: Free Day (the final dinner)
  • Day 9: Fly home (or extend the trip by 3 extra days in Munich)