November 13-21, 2018
3 nights in Hanover, 2 days at EuroTier & Energy Decentral, Farm visit to Agro Börderiüm company in Hanover, Travel to Berlin for 3nights, Berlin City Tour, Postdam sightseeing tour, Transfer to Hamburg for 2 nights, Hamburg morning harbour cruise, Dairy Cooperative in Itzehoe, Private local farm visit, Guided city tour of Hamburg, Traditional farewell dinner.
EuroTier is the world’s leading trade show for animal husbandry and livestock management which attracts exhibitors from all over the world to present their innovations for cattle, pig and poultry farming as well as in the fields of aquaculture, sheep and goat rearing and livery yards. In addition to the latest innovations, visitors will also find a wide range of special side events. As the leading trade fair in its sector, EuroTier provides a comprehensive overview of innovative technology, services and genetics for modern animal husbandry. It will further focus on farm inputs especially for livestock farmers, i.e. feeds and ingredients as well as relevant equipment and technology. Attracting 2,638 exhibitors and approximately 163,000 visitors (40,000 from abroad and more than 150 countries), EuroTier 2016 underlined once again the leading role this event plays internationally both as a trade fair and innovations showroom.
Day 1: Depart North America November 12th, 2018
Overnight flight and arrive November 13th
Day 2: Arrive in Hanover November 13 2018 (D)
Welcome to Germany!
Today you will meet with your tour guide at the airport and transfer to the hotel for check in.
7:00PM– Tonight you will meet in the lobby and go out and dine at a traditional German Brew House.
Day 3: Hanover November 14th, 2018
Today will be spent exploring Eurotier at your own pace
5:00PM– Transfer back to Hotel
The evening you will have at your own leisure.
Overnight: Hanover Day 4: Hanover November 15th, 2018
Today will be your second day to explore Eurotier at your own pace
5:00PM– Transfer back to Hotel
The evening you will have to your own leisure.
Day 5: Depart Hanover, Arrive Berlin November 16th, 2018
This morning we depart for Niederndodeleben. Farm visit to Agro Bördegrün Company, See how the farm has changed from a communism collective farm to a maodern farm. Enjoy your lunch in the company owned restaurant.
Continue to Berlin. Upon arrival begin a sightseeing tour of Berlin`s famous attractions. See Brandenburg Gate, Berlin Cathedral, TV tower, Checkpoint Charlie and the Reichstag. Berlin is more than 775 years old and over the decades all generations have left their monuments and landmarks. Transfer to your hotel. In the evening dinner in a Bavarian-style beerhouse in Berlin.
Day 6: Berlin November 17th, 2018
Today you will visit 2 dairy operations near Berlin. In the federal state of Brandenburg you will find the largest dairy operations in Germany. The first farm has around 1.800 Holstein cows with its own breed and 650 mother-cows like Limousin. The second visit leds you to a huge agriculture cooperative. They produce their milk without genetic engineering. Furthermore they have 2.000 hectare of grain, also to produce animal feed. To the company belongs a huge, top modern park of agriculture machines. Back to Berlin for overnight.
Day 7: Berlin November 18th, 2018
Today we will travel outside of Berlin to Potsdam. Potsdam is famous for their royal castles and historical sites. Here partake in a walking tour, suggested tours include: A stroll through the park of Sanssouci castle, Visit historical Palace of Cecilienhof, Crossing the spy swap bridge, Visit the Dutch Quarter, and see a Russian village
Afternoon at leisure
Day 8: Depart Berlin, Arrive Hamburg November 19th, 2018
This morning you will leave Berlin towards Hamburg. After arrival you will enjoy a breathtaking city sightseeing tour of Hamburg. The city is known for their picture-perfect sights and fantastic architecture. The inhabitants of Hamburg are proud to have a lake right in the heart of their city.
Day 9: Hamburg November 20th, 2018
Today you will see a 400 year old family owned dairy farm. View 140 cows life in bright, large stables. They have own breed and a double 9 heringbone milking parlor. The main business of the farm is generate by self-marketing. After the visit you will go back to Hamburg where you will enjoy a harbor cruise tour. The port sightseeing tour are very impressive and offer a special and unique perspective on the panorama of Hamburg. During the tour you will also see the large grain facilities in the port. The rest of the afternoon is free for own activities. In the evening fare-well dinner in atypical Hamburg fish restaurant at the port.
Day 10: Depart Hamburg November 21st, 2018
Transfer to the airport for your flight back to Canada
EUROTIER AG TOUR 2018
Based on 20 passengers land only
Twin Rate: $3389.00 land only
Single Rate: upon request
8 nights in 4*-hotels
Motor Coach transfers
Sightseeing tours with English speaking guide in Berlin, Potsdam and Hamburg
Harbor cruise in Hamburg with English speaking guide
Meals as outlined in the itinerary
English speaking tour guide throughout the tour