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Rota ITT offers an olive oil tour for foodies on Feb. 19.

Rota ITT offers an olive oil tour for foodies on Feb. 19. (iStock)

Base tours offer an easy way to see Europe with other members of the military community. Here is a sampling of trips scheduled as of Feb. 4, 2022. Please update this information and add tours by sending an email to Marcus Klöckner at kloeckner.marcus@stripes.com.

Belgium

SHAPE TRIPS AND TOURS: Call 06544-3884. Email shapetripsandtours1@gmail.com or visit www.shape2day.com.

Germany

ANSBACH OUTDOOR RECREATION: Feb 6, Ansbach, pickleball, free. DSN 467-3225/CIV 09802-83-3225 or MWR Central DSN 467-1780 or CIV 09802-83-1780.

BAUMHOLDER OUTDOOR RECREATION: Through April 15, German hunting course, $250; Feb. 12, Black Forest ski trip, $69; Feb. 19, Paris, $99 adults, $79 children ages 12 and under; Feb. 26, Salzburg, $99 adults, $79 children ages 12 and under; March 12, $99 adults, $79 children ages 12 and under. DSN 485-7182 or CIV 06783-67182. 

GRAFENWOEHR OUTDOOR RECREATION: Through April 23, hunting course, $250; Feb. 5, Skiwelt (Austria), ski and snowboard trip, $99 adults, $79 children ages 3-12, $15 children ages 3 and under; Feb. 18, Austrian alpine adventure, $329, $259 children ages 3-12, $99 children ages 3 and under. DSN (314) 475-8529 or CIV 09641-83-8529

KAISERSLAUTERN OUTDOOR RECREATION: Feb. 25-27, Venice carnival, $199; March 25-April 3, Italian interlude, $1299-$1449 adults, $349-$99 children up to age 11. DSN 493-4117 or CIV 0631-34064117.

RTT TRAVEL RAMSTEIN: March 19, Amsterdam, 119 euros adults, 109 euros children ages 6-11; Jan. 15, Loket, Prague, Karlovy Vary; March 11, Sweden, arctic adventure, 999-1168 euros. Call CIV 06371-463650 or see www.RTTtravel.com. RTT FLIGHT TOURS/RAMSTEIN: Call 06371-463650 or see www.RTTtravel.com.

SPANGDAHLEM INFORMATION, TICKETS AND TRAVEL March 12, Eifel, 69 euros adults, 61 euros children ages 13-17, 56 euros children ages 4-17. DSN 452-6567 or CIV 06565-61-6567.

STUTTGART OUTDOOR RECREATION: Feb. 26, Stuttgart, flea market, $15 (limited to one table per customer). DSN 431-2774 or CIV 0703-2774.

WIESBADEN OUTDOOR RECREATION: DSN 337-5760 or CIV 06117-055760; email usarmy.wiesbaden.imcom-eurospe.list.mwr-outdoor-recreation@mail.mil.

Italy

USO ROME: Daily: 8 a.m., Rome, 36 euros adults, 28 euros ages 2-8; 9:30 a.m., Borghese Gallery, 45 euros adults, 35 euros children; 3 p.m. daily, Love and Death in Rome: 2,700 Years of Scandals, 40 euros adults, 33 euros ages 5-17; daily: 10 a.m., Vatican museums and St. Peter’s Basilica, 65 euros adults, 46 euros ages 5-17; 9:30 a.m. daily, ancient city (Colosseum, Roman Forum, Palatine Hill), 60 euros adults, 45 euros children ages 5-17; 7 p.m. daily, Rome at Twilight, 29 euros adults, 23 euros ages 5-17; 9 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. daily, Underground Rome, 46 euros adults, 38 euros ages 5-17; 2 p.m. daily, catacombs, 45 euros; Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, Arts and History Elite Walking Tour, 35 euros adults, 28 euros ages 2-12; Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays, Rome by Night with dinner and music, 75 euros adults, 60 euros ages 2-12; Tuesdays, Thursdays and Sundays, Jewish Ghetto, Tiberina Island and Trastevere, 35 euros adults, 28 euros ages 2-12; Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays, Baroque Rome and Caravaggio, 35 euros adults, 28 euros ages 2-12; Mondays, Florence (semi-private walking tour), 52 euros adults, 39 euros ages 5-17; call CIV 06-397-27419 or visit www.rome.uso.it.

Netherlands

SCHINNEN: (+31) (0) 46-443-7561 or DSN 360-7561 or email usarmy.schinnen.imcom-eurospe.list.schinnen-fc@mail.mil.

Spain

ROTA OUTDOOR RECREATION: Feb. 12, hiking El Pinsapar of Grazalema; Feb. 12, hiking Elpinsapar; Feb. 26 and March 4, Granada, ski and snowboard trip; March 19, Tarifa, bike ride; March 26, hiking El Torreon; April 2, canyon descending. DSN 727-3101 or CIV 095682-3101/3208.

ROTA ITT: Feb. 5, Special Valentine’s Day Arabian bath and dinner; Feb. 19, foodie tour: olive oil; March 5, Sevilla historical tour; March 12, Malaga, Nerja caves; March 26, Cordoba self-guided. DSN 727-3101/3208 or CIV 095682-3101/3208.


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