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European Tours

Tim Hawkinson

Tour Director

Phone: 952-451-4896

United AAA team at Mont Blanc, Italy

Team at Mont Blanc, Italy

Oktoberfest

Oktoberfest in Munich

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Youth Hockey Tours

  • Visit Innsbruck, Salzburg and Munich
  • Eight Nights Hotel
    • Breakfast included
  • Four Team Dinners
  • Team Bus for all group activities
  • Four games vs. teams from Austria and Germany
  • Guide is an Austrian Resident and Current Player with Red Bull Hockey (Former UW Badger Player)
  • Planned group tours and plenty of free time to see the other sites
  • Open to individuals, groups and teams
  • These are family tours.  Each player must be accompanied by an adult.
  • Cost for 2016 tour is $2400.00 per person for the land package.  Broken up into four payments.
    • ​Deposit this Fall
    • Additional payments in late January, March and May.
  • Everyone coordinates their own flights.  We will have several flight options that families may choose from so we can coordinate arrival transportation.
  • This is a first class tour that combines a little bit of hockey and a lot of great family experiences!
Salzburg, Austria

Salzburg, Austria

Sample Itinerary to Austria and Germany

Day 1:  Depart for Munich
Day 2: Arrive Munich, Bus to Salzburg, Kick-off Team Dinner
Day 3:  Free day to explore Salzburg, Team Dinner at Stiegl
Day 4:  Game 1 and 2
Day 5:  Tour of Lake District and Free evening
Day 6:  Travel to Munich and team dinner
Day 7:  Games 3 and 4
Day 8:  Walking tour of Munich or option day trip to Bavaria
Day 9:  Free day and Finale Dinner
Day 10:  Depart for USA


Italian Tour for 01/00 players; July 25-August 2, 2015

Tour dates are for the days in Europe.  You will need to depart from the US one day before in order to accommodate for travel.  2000 birth years may be eligible.  

Youth Tours to Austria and Germany in Summer, 2016

Our 2016 youth hockey tours are headed to Munich and Salzburg to face off against the Red Bull Academy Clubs.  Four Teams for summer 2016.

  • July 23- 31:  Two boys team (2006/2005 & 2004/2003 birth years)
  • July 31-August 8:  One boys team (2002 & 2001 birth years)
  • August 8-16:  One girls team (7th,8th,9th graders)
  • Build your own tour or pick your own dates.  Teams may set up their own tour with us just contact us for options and pricing.

Players taken on referral.  Due to players coming from all over the country we will not have a formal tryout.  All applications are reviewed to ensure a good fit for the team and tour.  We will have one skate and informational session this summer.

European Hockey Tours Since 2004

Showcase and Euro Team Tours has taken over 500 people to Europe the past 10 years.  Our guides are all local with vast knowledge of the region.  Once in a lifetime opportunity to involve hockey with a family friendly European Tour.  Austria, Germany, Italy and Switzerland.  Choose from one or our established tours or email Tim to help you plan one that fits your needs.


FOR THOSE WITH INCOMPLETE INFORMATION.

In the event you don't have your full party set or passport numbers, please use this link to pay $300.00 per traveler along with their names and ages.  Once you do have your complete party set and their passport numbers you may register through the regular registration.  You will receive a credit or refund on the Miscellaneous Payment made.  You may email me to confirm.  Tim


Adult Oktoberfest Tour - September, 2015

Adult Hockey and Social Tour To Munich and Salzburg

September 26- October 4, 2015

This tour is open to adult hockey players, friends, guests and significant others.  The more the merrier.

  • Visit Salzburg and Munich
  • Eight Nights Hotel
    • Breakfast included
  • Four Group Dinners
  • Bus for all group events and tours
  • Four Games for the adult hockey players vs. Austrian and German Adult Teams
    • Other guests will have other events planned
  • Reserve table at Hofbrau House Tent in OKTOBERFEST
    • The best tent at the world's biggest party. Includes two liters of beer and lunch for each person.
  • Tickets to Red Bull Professional hockey or soccer game.  VIP treatment!
  • Visit 500 year old bars, breweries and wineries
  • Guide: Bernd Bruckler (Austrian Resident and Current Player with Red Bull Hockey)
  • Group Tours and plenty of free time to view the sites
  • Accepting couples, groups, individuals and teams
  • Deadline to Register is April 15, 2015 - will sell out!
  • Email Tim or click on the pre-register link to get on the list
  • Land only tour cost is $2350.00 per person

Sample Hockey and Soccer Tour in Italy

Sample Itinerary - Nine Days Total

Day 1 July 26, Saturday
Arrive in Milan (MXP; Malpensa Airport). Bus to Lake Como. Check into Hotel. Introduction to area after check-in with guides. Optional brief tour of Como with guide. Welcoming dinner at restaurant overlooking the lake. Optional information session after dinner and free evening.

Day 2: July 27, Sunday
Breakfast. Free morning. Lunch on your own and afternoon departure for Switzerland (45 min) and short guided tour of Bellinzona and Castle. Free afternoon to enjoy this quaint Swiss town. Depart for game in Bellinzona and post-game dinner for players and staff with opposition. Return to hotel and free evening.

Day 3: July 28, Monday
Breakfast. Morning optional tour of Como center and departure for guided boat tour of picturesque Historic Villas on Lake Como. Arrive in Bellagio for short guided tour of town, botanic gardens, and optional swimming in Italy’s most famous lake. Late afternoon return to hotel. Free evening.

Day 4: July 29, Tuesday
Breakfast. Free morning. Early afternoon departure for short guided tour of Lugano. Free day to discover one of Switzerland’s most beuatiful Lake venues. Late afternoon departure for evening game in Switzerland. Post-game Pizza Party for all. Return to Como and free evening.

DAY 5 - 9 - More great times in Italy.  Exact itineraries set up with coach and tour director.