Central Europe offers a distinct and varied picture of Europe - one of magnificent castles, majestic palaces, beautiful mountains, rivers, lakes, gardens in addition to the unique variety of friendly people and distinct cultures. This tour provides one with an enriched understanding of the varying cultures, delicious cuisines, rich medieval and post medieval history on offer in Central Europe.
|Tour Duration||:||07 days|
|Min. Tour Size||:||02 persons|
|Avg. Tour Size||:||25 persons|
|Includes international air|
|Tour Price (from)||:||US$|
Day 01: Arrive Prague (CZECH REPUBLIC)
Welcome to Zlata Praha (Golden Prague). We are warmly received and transferred to our hotel. Check in time starts from 1500 hrs. There’s time to relax before meeting your fellow travelers and Tour Director for a Welcome Dinner.
Overnight (2019): Hotel Angelo by Vienna House, Prague (2 nights) (D)
Overnight (2020): Hotel Angelo by Vienna House or Vienna House Andel’s Hotel, Prague (2 nights) (D)
Day 02: Prague
Built on seven hills and both banks of the Vltava River, Prague is one of the most alluring cities in Europe. Your city tour starts with panoramic drive to see famous Wenceslas Square, Strahov Stadium and Castle Square. On a walking tour, visit the Royal Castle of Hradcany with the Cathedral of St. Vitus, the Old Royal Palace, St. George's Basilica and the Golden Lane with the Daliborka Tower. Cross the Charles Bridge and walk through the old quarter of Prague, viewing the Jewish Ghetto, the Town Hall and the world-famous Astronomical Clock. The rest of the day is free. Perhaps attend an optional cultural performance, shop, or just relax. (B)
Day 03: Prague/Vienna (Drive) (AUSTRIA)
Travel by motor coach to Vienna, the “City of Waltz”. The rest of the day is free at leisure.
Overnight: Hilton Stadtpark, Vienna (2 nights) (B)
Day 04: Vienna
Our morning sightseeing tour includes visit to the incredible Hofburg Palace, once the seat of the Austro-Hungarian Empire, and view the Belvedere Palace, Prater amusement park, the UN buildings, St. Stephen's Cathedral and other vivid reminders of the city's imperial history. The afternoon is at leisure. Tonight, gather for a dinner in a favorite restaurant. (B, D)
Day 05: Vienna/Budapest (Drive) (HUNGARY)
We journey to Budapest. The afternoon is free to explore the “Paris of the East”, shop along the Vaci Utca, nibble a delicious slice of apple strudel, sip an excellent Hungarian wine, or perhaps join one of the optional excursions available.
Overnight (2019): Radisson BLU Beke, Budapest (2 nights) (B)
Overnight (2020): Museum Hotel, Budapest (2 nights) (B)
Day 06: Budapest
In 1873, the twin cities of Buda and Pest joined with ancient Obuda to form a new, unified city, Budapest. Charming and beautiful, the city was declared a World Heritage site in 1987. Your morning sightseeing tour includes views of all the main attractions: The Parliament, Royal Palace and the Castle Hill area, Fisherman's Bastion, Matthias Church, Heroes' Square, and Gellert Hill with its Citadel. The rest of the day is at leisure to explore this exciting city on your own. Tonight, enjoy dinner with entertainment in a typical Csarda restaurant. (B, D)
Day 07: Depart Budapest
After breakfast, we bid farewell to the Imperial capitals of Europe as we are transferred to the airport for our departure flight. Opportunity to join one of Bestway’s other tours. Check out time is by 1100 hrs. (B)
B=Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner
English Speaking Departures (Please contact us for information on French, German, Italian and Spanish speaking departures).
May 11 & 25; Jun 01, 08 & 29; Jul 13; Aug 03 & 31; Sep 14, 21 & 28; Oct 12
May 30; Jun 06; Jul 11; Sep 12, 19 & 26; Oct 10
|Departure(s)||Per Person on Twin Sharing||Single Room Supplement|
|2019||US$ 1275 CA$ 1722||US$ 510 CA$ 689|
|2020||US$ 1325 CA$ 1789||US$ 530 CA$ 716|
This tour is not part of our small group journeys. Please contact us for other tours within the same region.
Estimated International Airfare
(International airfare is NOT included in this tour)
This tour operates on a minimum of 02 and average tour size of 25 participants.
Also please note that this tour is NOT part of our small group journeys.
If you would like to have a tour on dates other than the above ones or with a customised itinerary, please contact us and we will be happy to work out an exclusive program for you.
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