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11 Day Classic Central Europe


Escorted Package Includes

  • Flights NYC-Budapest, Berlin-NYC
    Other departure cities available. Click on date of departure for selection and prices
  • Airline taxes & fuel surcharges
  • 9 nights First Class accommodations
    • 2 nights Budapest
    • 3 nights Vienna
    • 2 nights Prague
    • 2 nights Berlin
  • Hotel porterage
  • All transfers
  • 12 meals: 9 breakfasts, 3 dinners
  • Sightseeing per itinerary in modern air-conditioned motor coach
  • Services of English-speaking tour manager throughout
  • Services of local guides in all major cities
  • Entrance fees per itinerary

Special Features

  • Heroes' Square, Budapest
  • Matthias Coronation Church, Budapest
  • Fisherman's Bastion, Budapest
  • Schonbrunn Palace, Vienna
  • Half day excursion to Bratislava, Slovakia
  • Charles Bridge & Astronomical Clock, Prague
  • Berlin Wall

DAY 1, Monday - Depart the USA
Depart the USA for Hungary. Your flight includes meals, drinks, and in-flight entertainment for the journey

DAY 2, Tuesday - Arrive in Budapest
Arrive in Budapest and transfer to your hotel. The balance of the day is at leisure. This evening, enjoy a welcome drink, dinner and orientation at your hotel
Overnight: Budapest
Meals: Dinner

DAY 3, Wednesday - Budapest City Tour
Your morning tour begins in Pest with a chance to view Parliament, the Royal Palace and Heroes' Square. You will cross the Danube River on the Elizabeth Bridge into the Buda Hills. Visit Mount Gellert, then continue to Castle Hill to see the 13th century Matthias Coronation Church. From Fisherman's Bastion, enjoy a panoramic view of the city. Enjoy the afternoon at leisure
Optional: Budapest Jewish Interest Tour (PM)*
Overnight: Budapest
Meals: Breakfast

DAY 4, Thursday - Travel to Vienna
Spend the morning at leisure in Budapest. Later, depart Hungary and travel through the Austrian countryside to Vienna, the former center of the Hapsburg Empire. Enjoy the balance of the day at leisure in Vienna
Optional: Parliament & St. Stephens (AM)**
Optional: Mozart & Strauss Concert (PM)
Overnight: Vienna
Meals: Breakfast

DAY 5, Friday - Vienna City Tour
Today, enjoy a sightseeing tour that begins with a visit to the impressive Schonbrunn Palace, the former summer residence of the Hapsburg emperors. View the Belvedere Palace and its gardens. Continue with a drive along the famous Ringstrasse and view the Empress Maria Theresia Monument, Votive Church, City Hall and Parliament. Next, walk through the Hofburg courtyards to the State Opera House
Optional: Imperial Treasury & Vienna State Opera House (PM)
Overnight: Vienna
Meals: Breakfast

DAY 6, Saturday - Bratislava City Tour
This morning enjoy a half-day excursion across the border to Bratislava, the capital of Slovakia. For centuries, this city has been famous for its charm and beauty. It has undergone a major revitalization and now flourishes as one of Europe's newest capitals. The beautifully restored old town with its winding lanes and medieval courtyards is nestled between the steep Castle Hill and the Danube River. First, explore the historic center on a guided walking tour. After, take time to stroll the lively pedestrian streets of this charming city where local street vendors offer regional gifts before returning to Vienna
Optional: Austrian Country Dinner (PM)
Overnight: Vienna
Meals: Breakfast

DAY 7, Sunday - Travel to Prague via Cesky Krumlov
This morning, depart Austria for the Czech Republic. Begin with a stop in Cesky Krumlov, a fairy-tale town with a maze of narrow cobbled streets. Declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1992, Cesky Krumlov has earned an international reputation as a time capsule of the past. Enjoy a short walk through the town and view its Gothic, Baroque and Renaissance houses. Later, continue through Southern Bohemia to the Czech capital, Prague - "The City of a Thousand Spires"
Overnight: Prague
Meals: Breakfast

DAY 8, Monday - Prague City Tour
This morning’s sightseeing will include a walking tour of the Lesser Town and the Old Town, viewing the Infant Jesus of Prague Church and include the 14th century Charles Bridge, with its 30 baroque statues of various saints. From here, admire the view of Prague Castle. Continue through the Old Town Square to view the famous Old Town Hall Tower & Astronomical Clock, viewing the Municipal House, Powder Tower and the Jewish Quarter. This evening, enjoy dinner at a local restaurant
Optional: Prague Castle & St. Vitus Cathedral (PM)
Overnight: Prague
Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

DAY 9, Tuesday - Dresden En route to Berlin
Today cross Saxony to the Baroque art city of Dresden, also known as "the Florence on the Elbe River." Enjoy a walking city tour to view sights including Zwinger Palace, the Semper Opera and the newly rebuilt Frauenkirche. Continue to Berlin, proud capital of reunited Germany. Enjoy the remainder of the day at lesiure
Overnight: Berlin
Meals: Breakfast

DAY 10, Wednesday - Berlin City Tour
This morning, enjoy a guided tour of Berlin. View the major sights of the city, including the Reichstag building, Brandenburg Gate and Checkpoint Charlie, the remaining symbol of the former Berlin Wall. View the Unter den Linden Street and Kurfurstendam, as well as the State Opera House and the cathedral. This evening, enjoy a farewell dinner
Optional: Potsdam Tour (PM)
Overnight: Berlin
Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

DAY 11, Thursday - Depart for the USA
Transfer to the airport for your departure flight
Meals: Breakfast

*The optional Budapest Jewish Interest Tour will not be offered on the Apr 14 and Sep 22 departures due to the observance of holidays. On the Apr 28 departure, the optional Parliament & St. Stephen's tour will take place on Wed, Apr 30 and the Jewish Interest Tour will operate on Thurs, May 1.

**The optional Parliament & St. Stephen's tour will not be offered on the Oct 20 departure due to site closure.

Radisson Blu Beke, Budapest

This first class hotel is near the city center, a short walk to shopping, historic sights and theaters.

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Hilton Vienna, Vienna

This deluxe hotel is situated adjacent to the popular Stadtpark in the heart of Vienna.

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Grand Majestic Plaza, Prague

This superior first class hotel is situated in the historical and business center of Prague.

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Abba Berlin Hotel, Berlin

This first class hotel is within walking distance of the shopping area Kurfürstendamm.

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Book your Optional Tours before you travel and see more, save time, save money, and protect your investment. Tours purchased while traveling may cost an extra 10% or even more! Tours often sell out - avoid disappointment! Save your cash - many countries do not accept credit cards. Travel insurance only covers services purchased prior to departure.

Budapest Jewish Interest Tour

Day #3 17 Apr 2014 - 19 Apr 2014         $65
21 Apr 2014 - 03 Jun 2014         $65
05 Jun 2014 - 23 Sep 2014         $65
25 Sep 2014 - 07 Oct 2014         $65
09 Oct 2014 - 14 Oct 2014         $65
16 Oct 2014 - 31 Dec 2015         $68
This tour highlights the many different aspects of Budapest's rich Jewish heritage. Begin with a visit to the Great Dohany Synagogue which ranks among one of the major Jewish sights in Budapest and Europe. This Moorish style building is Europe's largest synagogue and the second largest in the world. View the Jewish Museum, the magnificent Tree of Life and the stirring Raoul Wallenberg Memorial. Finally, travel across town to explore the chilling Hungarian Holocaust Museum.

Parliament, St. Stephen's & Great Market Hall

Day #4 01 Jan 2014 - 22 Oct 2014         $67
This comprehensive tour includes three splendid interiors and at the same time provides an insight on local politics, religion and products. The cost of building the Hungarian House of Parliament would have paid for the construction of an entire town for 40,000 people. A stunning interior and the Hungarian Crown Jewels await us there. Only a limited number of visitors are allowed to visit each day. Next we tour St. Stephen's Basilica, the largest and most impressive church of Budapest where a relic, the mummified hand of St. Stephen, can be seen. Finally our guide takes us to the historic Great Market Hall where, like a hundred years ago, the locals still do their everyday shopping. At your leisure, absorb the unique atmosphere with over 100 market stalls and an endless choice of regional products.

Mozart & Strauss Concert

Day #4 01 Jan 2014 - 31 Dec 2014         $72
What better way to spend an evening in the "City of Music" than enjoying a concert of Austria's greatest composers in one of the city's splendid palaces. With the musicians, singers and dancers wearing historic costumes, this performance takes us back in time to the days when Mozart and Strauss were alive. A glass of champagne is included during the intermission.

Imperial Treasury & Vienna State Opera House

Day #5 01 Jan 2014 - 31 Dec 2015         $63
This guided tour takes us on a journey through over 1000 years of power, wealth and glory. Experience imperial Vienna at the Hapsburg Treasury. View precious items collected by the Holy Roman and Austro-Hungarian Emperors. Amongst many other treasures we see the Imperial Crown Jewels, the Crown of Charlemagne, the Holy Lance, and other precious stones and jewels, as well as priceless robes of numerous kings and queens.

Next we visit the grand interior of the Vienna State Opera* which includes a crystal chandelier weighing over 3 tons. This temple of music was built in 1869 and today still ranges amongst the most highly rated opera houses in the world.

*In case the opera is not available due to rehearsals it will be substituted by the Imperial Crypt.

Austrian Country Dinner

Day #6 01 Jan 2014 - 31 Dec 2015         $85
This fun evening begins with a short drive through the legendary Vienna Woods to the top of Mount Kahlenberg with panoramic views of Vienna. Continue to one of the charming old wine villages in the vicinity for dinner. The characteristic Heurigen tavern dates back to the 18th century and has been family run for generations. Local musicians entertain with traditional melodies while hearty Austrian dishes are served. Wine and soft drinks are included.

Prague Castle & St. Vitus Cathedral

Day #8 01 Jan 2014 - 31 Dec 2015         $65
Leaving the bustle of the new town, drive up the hill to the historical area surrounding the Prague castle, and enter the fairytale complex of cobbled courtyards, churches and administrative buildings, once the court of the Bohemian Kings. Still the political center of the Czech Republic, this is where the Presidential Palace is located, complete with ceremonial guards. Visit the medieval Old Palace and the Cathedral of St. Vitus, a masterpiece of Gothic architecture, as well as the St. George Basilica and the Famous “Golden Lane”.

Potsdam Tour

Day #10 01 Mar 2014 - 30 Nov 2014         $70
Travel to Potsdam, known as the “City of Palaces,” well known as the meeting place of Roosevelt, Churchill and Stalin in 1945 at the Cecilienhof Palace for the Potsdam Conference, and where they created post-World War II Europe. Another stop is made at the Sanssouci Palace, former summer residence of the Prussian kings and German emperors. During a walking tour of the castle grounds, pass the old windmill, explore the lovely gardens and see the burial site of Frederick the Great.

Book your Optional Tours before you travel and see more, save time, save money, and protect your investment. Tours purchased while traveling may cost an extra 10% or even more! Tours often sell out - avoid disappointment! Save your cash - many countries do not accept credit cards. Travel insurance only covers services purchased prior to departure.

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