It my still be summer in Europe, but it’s time to get your Oktoberfest trip booked – especially if a beer-swigging festival is your idea of hops heaven.
To set you up for a few days of lederhosen and bratwurst, Contiki have a range of trips with camping or hostel accommodation, departing from Munich or London, from four to seven days, from as little as £185pp.
Spending your time in Munich, you’ll be able to enjoy all of the fun of the festival. Dress up in traditional costume, devour German treats like pretzels, wurst, sauerkraut and pork knuckle, and soak up the atmosphere (and the drink!) in the buzzing beer halls. Away from the festivities, the city offers plenty of sightseeing like the Old and New Town Halls, the 8000-seat beer garden of Hirschgarten, and the Olympic Tower.
Included in the cost of all Contiki Oktoberfest trips are accommodation, coach transfers from accommodation to festival site, breakfast, an Oktoberfest team, a guided walking tour of Munich, and a visit to the Dachau concentration camp memorial. You can also take an optional bike tour for just €20pp.
To see the full options of Oktoberfest trips, visit www.contiki.com