Eastern Europe’s Highlights
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You are cordially invited to the Czech Republic! When you arrive at the airport in Prague, you will be greeted and transported to the hotel. Prague, the Czech Republic's capital city, is located on the banks of the Vltava river. It is notable for its historic town square, Gothic cathedrals, and mediaeval astronomical clock. In the evening, the day is free. Explore the city alone. Overnight in a Prague hotel.
This morning, go on a City Tour of Prague, complete with a visit to the Prague Castle and a boat cruise. Beginning in Wenceslas Square, an air-conditioned bus will whisk you to the city's most famous attractions, including the National Museum, the Dancing House, and all the way to the Prague Castle. Continue on foot to Mala Strana and Kampa, Charles Bridge and Old Town Square, where the famed Astronomical Clock is located, as well as the Jewish Quarter. Later, we'll go on a boat tour along the Vltava River, where we'll be treated to an incredible view of Prague Castle, the National Theatre in Prague, and other treasures. The journey concludes at the Dvorak Embankment, just north of the Czech Bridge. Overnight in a Prague hotel. (B)
This morning, proceed to Vienna, making a quick stop in Cesky Krumlov for an orientation tour. eskz Krumlov, located in southern Bohemia, is one of Europe's most gorgeous cities. It's a little like a tiny version of Prague - a UNESCO World Heritage Site with a gorgeous castle perched above the Vltava River, a historic town centre, and Renaissance and baroque buildings – but on a smaller scale; you can walk from one side of town to the other in less than 20 minutes. Upon arriving in Vienna, travel to your hotel and unwind. Vienna, Austria's capital city, combines imperial traditions with breathtaking modern architecture in an unmatched way. It is well-known for its imperial landmarks, coffee shops, and quaint wine bars, as well as a distinct Viennese charm. Overnight in a Vienna hotel. (B)
This morning, following breakfast, take a City Tour of Vienna, which includes admission to the Schonbrunn Palace. On a panoramic tour of Vienna, take in the city's stunning sights. Along the majestic Ringstrasse, take in all of the major sights and attractions. Enjoy skip-the-line access to the beautiful Schonbrunn Palace, the Habsburg dynasty's summer palace. Spend the evening exploring the city on your own OR choose for an optional tour of Schonbrunn Palace Concerts Entrance Tickets. Take a listen to some of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart's most magnificent overtures, arias, and duets. To mention a few, "Le Nozze di Figaro," "Die Zauberflöte," and "Don Giovanni." Two opera singers, a soprano and a baritone, and two ballet dancers accompany the orchestra. Overnight in a Vienna hotel. (B)
After breakfast, continue your drive to Budapest, stopping at Bratislava, Slovenia along the way. Bratislava is a city that caters to all tastes. For history and arts buffs, as well as aficionados of opera and concert virtuosos, hundreds of clubs and music bars offer true autonomous culture and live multi-genre music. Bratislava is also known as the beer capital of the world. The Old Town is densely packed with quaint tiny brewers. Proceed to Budapest. This city has it everything - from dramatic history and spectacular architecture to therapeutic thermal springs and an unmatched nightlife in Eastern and Central Europe. Overnight in a Budapest hotel. (B)
Today, following breakfast, you will go for a City Tour of Budapest, including a Danube River Cruise. During the city trip, you'll learn about all of Budapest's major attractions from your tour guide. Allow us to show you the highlights on both banks of the Danube. Take a stroll around the Castle District, take in the view from the Citadel, and visit Pest's major attractions. After the city tour, take a 1-hour Danube river cruise to explore the sights of Budapest from a new perspective. Spend the evening on your own exploring the city. We recommend that you take advantage of the optional tour to Szechenyi Thermal Spa. Immerse yourself in the hot baths located in the centre of Budapest and participate in a century-old Hungarian tradition. Overnight in a Budapest hotel. (B)
Breakfast is provided at the hotel. Check-out of the hotel and transportation to the Budapest Airport. We appreciate your visit to Eastern Europe! We hope you had a pleasant holiday and wish you a safe return.