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Germany:
Narrow gauge steam in Saxony
22 - 26 March 2020

Germany:
Narrow gauge steam in Saxony
22 - 26 March 2020

Saxony is one of our favourite location to run photo charters, the narrow gauge railways there offer so much authentic steam action and photographers and railways had their fun on every tour. Nowhere else you will get that much "original" steam action on different lines in such a short time. We have been welcoming guests from Britain, the EU, Japan, Canada, and the USA on previous charters, and would like to invite you for another week of steam action in Saxony!

This time we offer on 5 days to visit Saxon narrow gauge railways - on each of them we have prepared a special photo and video program. We start at Annaberg-Buchholz from our regular, well-received tour hotel, from where we will motor to the different lines each day.  

Our itinerary comprises 4 locomotives of the IV K series with DR passengers and freight trains. we will visit the Pressnitztalbahn, the Döllnitzbahn, and the Fichtelbergbahn. Here we have a rare IV K doubleheader because we moved 99 680 from Freital-Heinsberg to Oberwiesenthal only for our charter.  

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Tour no.: 200307
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Saturday, 21 March 2020: Arrival of all participants to Annaberg-Buchholz in our centrally located tour hotel.

Sunday and Monday, 22 and 23 March 2020 – Pressnitztalbahn
Every day a Saxon IV K covers several authentic photo trains for us between Steinbach and Jöhstadt. Among other things a DR passenger train and various mixed freight trains, formed from the large vehicle stock of the Pressnitztalbahn. On Sunday evening night shots with 2 IV K under steam in front of the locomotive shed in Jöhstadt. Saturday and Sunday different IV Ks under steam.

Tuesday, 24. March 2020 – Döllnitzbahn
The Saxon IV K 99 5984 covers a mixed train, made up of the DR- luggage car, DR- passenger car and several freight cars, a photo train for us on the route Mügeln - Oschatz - Mügeln - Glossen and back for us. 

Wednesday and Thursday, 25 and 26 March 2020 – Fichtelbergbahn
certainly one of the highlights of this tour. We have extra 99 608 transferred from Freital Hainsberg to the Fichtelbergbahn and drive there on Wednesday a GmP of narrow-gauge freight cars and on Thursday a Gmp, formed from DR- labeled passenger cars and luggage cars and a rolling stock loaded with a freight car of the type Es. During the lunch break in Oberwiesenthal there is enough time to visit the local locomotive workshop.

Either you drive on Thursday evening still in direction home (end of the meeting at approx. 18 o'clock) or you spend the night still another night in the Tourhotel and start the return journey on Friday morning. All those who still have one night to go can take a look at the Tanago annual review 2019 on Thursday evening, at the end of the tour.

  • 1. 520 Euro per person, without hotel, incl. all bus transfers (from Annaberg Buchholz)
  • all overnight stays incl. breakfast in our tour hotel 21. - 26. 3. 2020 in 1/2 double room, incl. half board 300 Euro per person.
  • all overnight stays incl. breakfast in our Tourhotel 21 - 26.3. 2020 in single room: 350 Euro per person.
  • Extension Th / Fr (26.3. / 27.3.2020) or each additional night in the Tourhotel in 1/2 double room, incl. half board 60 Euro.
  • Extension Th / Fr (26.3. / 27.3.2020) or each additional night in the Tourhotel in a single room with half board 70 Euro.
Germany: Narrow gauge steam in Saxony 22 - 26 March 2020
Germany: Narrow gauge steam in Saxony 22 - 26 March 2020
Germany: Narrow gauge steam in Saxony 22 - 26 March 2020
Germany: Narrow gauge steam in Saxony 22 - 26 March 2020
Germany: Narrow gauge steam in Saxony 22 - 26 March 2020
Germany: Narrow gauge steam in Saxony 22 - 26 March 2020
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