Study Abroad in Brixen, Italy

Excursions / Travel - January Term 2019

2-night stopover in Munich, Germany

Included in program fee

The program begins in Munich, Germany giving you an opportunity to visit one of the most popular destinations in Europe. The atmosphere is particularly charming at this time of year thanks to the Christmas Market with its culinary delights, regional crafts and traditional Bavarian character.

A guided tour of the city is included and on day two, on the way to Brixen, students will also visit the Neuschwanstein Castle which is the inspiration for Disney's Sleeping Beauty Castle.

Optional Excursion to Milan (2 days - $575)

Milan is considered Italy's capital of chic, with its hundreds of places to visit, art to admire and food to savor.

Day 1: Arrive in Milan by train and visit the refectory where Leonardo Da Vinci's The Last Supper is located. This absolute masterpiece is undoubtedly Milan's best-known attraction. Walk to the Duomo and visit this incredible gothic cathedral. In the afternoon have some free time to enjoy walking through the elegant streets of the city center and indulge in some shopping in the fancy stores.

Day 2: Visit the Renaissance Sforzesco Castle with Michelangelo's final, uncompleted sculpture, the Pietá Rondanini and the Pinacoteca Ambrosiana with paintings by Leonardo Da Vinci, Caravaggio, Raffaello and Titian. In the afternoon take the train back to Brixen.

Includes accommodation, breakfast, transportation, entrance fees a sightseeing as indicated. Lunch and dinner are not included.