2014 The Grand Tour - Italy, Switzerland, Germany

Tour Full

May 15 – June 3, 2014

Italy, Switzerland & Germany – 

The Grand Tour


Established in 1993, TLC Tours is the foremost company for collector tours in Europe and the UK. Itineraries are uniquely designed for mature travelers, couples and groups of friends. Each itinerary is customized to the interests and needs of the current group.

Our tours begin and conclude in Europe in order to allow you to select the flight times and options that best suit you. TLC Tour Group Members come from North America, Australia, the UK, Europe and Africa. Once they arrive at the starting destination, they know they can relax – no need to worry about translations, reservations, transportation, hidden add-on charges or gratuities.



The 19-Day Grand Tour 2014 includes:

Milan – Lago Maggiore – Stresa – Angera –

- Basel – Oberammergau – Munich – Nürnberg -

Dresden – Seiffen – Arnstadt – Coburg – Neustadt bei Coburg

Sonneberg – Rothenburg o.d. Tauber – Donauwörth – Munich

  •  18 nights accommodation in European Luxury Hotels
  • Airport transfers & baggage handling
  • Breakfast Buffet and Three-Course Dinner daily
  • Transportation via Executive Touring Coach with AC/WC
  • Complimentary Refreshments & Beverages on board
  • All entrance fee to 20+ Museums & Doll Shows
  • 3 days at the Neustadt Puppenfestival International
  • Doll & Toy Factory Tours & Outlet Shopping
  • Doll, Toy & Christmas Flea Markets
  • The Christmas toy towns of Bavaria & the Erzgebirge
  • The most important Private Doll Museums in Italy, Switzerland & Germany
  •  A heavenly day at a Swiss Chocolate Factory with samples and outlet shop
  • Museum of Grödnerthal Wooden Dolls & Toys
  • Museum of Crêche Figures
  • The Baroque & Rococo Churches & Palaces of Southern Bavaria
  •  Factory outlet shopping for doll and bear making & repair supplies
  • Three spectacular Christmas Museums
  •  Museum of Folk Art, Dresden
  • The Doll, Toy & Puppenhaus Museums of Nürnberg
  • The Museum Lindwurm, Stein am Rhein
  •  Basel World of Toys Museum
  •  The Schatzkammer Palace 1700s Miniature Museum
  • Rothenburg-ob-der-Tauber, the 16th Century walled city
  • A day with Käthe Kruse; workshop tour, museum & outlet
  • 2 Tour Leaders, each an antique doll expert, researcher or author
  • Special TLC souvenirs, mementos & surprises throughout the tour


Fritz Zuber-Buhler Young Girl Holding a Doll

TLC Doll Tours is a registered Canadian company with offices at 17102 Hwy 35, Algonquin Highlands, Ontario K0M 1J1,Canada. We have been in business since 1994. 

Sole proprietor: Lynn Murray    

tlcdolltours@gmail.com © Lynn Murray 2013