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Prague, Vienna and Budapest

10 Days 3 Countries 3 Cities

Experience the culture and traditions of three historic riverside cities with Local Specialists.

"Great local hospitality"

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      Iconic Rockies With Western Canada

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      Prague, Czech Republic

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      Budapest, Hungary

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      i Flights available

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        Travel to Europe often requires an overnight flight. Please arrange your flights to arrive on or before day 1.

        Please read our Trip Notes before booking

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          • For full terms and conditions, please refer to our Website Terms of Use page.
          • Double-share option not available for trips to South America, Costa Rica, Mexico, Alaska, Hawaii or for any holiday & cruise combination, or in Asia and Eastern Mediterranean except Highlights of Turkey (without cruise) & Best of Turkey. It's also not available on Small Group trips.  Guided Vacations included in this restriction are Newfoundland and Labrador (DNLA) as well as Panama, the Canal & Beyond (LPAN).  
          • For trips that are part of our Guaranteed Room Share, please note that there is a no smoking policy in all shared rooms. Solo travel is not accepted on guided Family Experiences holidays unless traveling as part of a family group. 
          • Travel to Europe often requires an overnight flight. Please arrange your flights to arrive on or before day 1.

          About this trip

          Explore Central Europe's centres of culture and arts At Leisure - three riverside cities straddling mighty rivers and promising centuries of tradition and an exhilarating youthful energy. See Prague's Astronomical Clock and Old Town Square, treat yourself to a slice of Sachertorte and view the Hofburg Palace in Vienna. Follow the Danube to Budapest, visiting Buda's Castle District and the Fisherman's Bastion.


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          Trip code: CPVB

          9 Nights

          accommodation

          12 Meals
          • 9 hot buffet breakfasts

          • 3 dinners (including Be My Guest)

          On-trip Transport

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          Highlights

          What's Included

          Sightseeing Highlights

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            • City tour in Prague, Vienna and Budapest

            • View the Presidential Palace and Old Town of Bratislava, the Hofburg Palace and Imperial Boulevards of Vienna

            • Visit St. Vitus' Cathedral and the Old Town Square of Prague, the Kunsthistorisches Museum in Vienna for a private visit, the old Hungarian capital of Esztergom, the UNESCO-listed Castle District, Fisherman's Bastion in Budapest


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          Dining

            • 9 hot buffet breakfasts

            • 3 dinners
              (including Be My Guest)


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            • Audio Headsets for flexible sightseeing

            • Daily breakfast and an average of 50% of evening meals

            • Luxury air-conditioned coach with WiFi in most countries or alternative transportation (such as rail journeys)

            • Cherry-picked hotels, all tried and trusted

            • Hand-picked Insider Experiences

            • Optional Experiences and free time

            • All porterage and restaurant gratuities

            • Must-see sightseeing and surprise extras

            • An expert Travel Director and separate Driver

            • All hotel tips, charges and local taxes

            • VIP entry to many sights


            Airport Transfers

          • Specific transfer information can be found on the airport transfers page


           

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          Your Itinerary

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          Prague, Czech Republic

          Day 1

          Arrive Prague (3 Nights)

          Charles Bridge, Prague, Czech Republic

          Day 2

          Prague Sightseeing and At Leisure

          Prague, Czech Republic

          Day 3

          Prague At Leisure

          Vienna, Austria

          Day 4

          Prague – Bratislava – Vienna (3 Nights)

          St Stephens, Austria, Vienna

          Day 5

          Vienna Sightseeing and At Leisure

          Schonbrunn, Vienna, Austria

          Day 6

          Vienna At Leisure

          Esztergom Basilica, Hungary

          Day 7

          Vienna – Esztergom – Budapest (3 Nights)

          Fishermans Bastion, Budapest, Hungary

          Day 8

          Budapest Sightseeing and At Leisure

          Szechenyi Thermal Baths, Budapest, Hungary

          Day 9

          Budapest At Leisure

          Budapest, Hungary

          Day 10

          Depart Budapest

          Day 1

          Arrive Prague (3 Nights) Day 1 - Arrive Prague (3 Nights)

          The gleaming spires of Prague shine brightly on this At Leisure sojourn through the Imperial capitals of Prague, Vienna and Budapest the springboard to an unforgettable trip. Admire the Gothic, Renaissance and Baroque façades along its cobblestone streets before joining your Travel Director and travel companions for an unforgettable Welcome Reception to kick off your holiday.

          Hotel

          Angelo by Vienna House

          Meals

          • Welcome Reception

          Hotel

          Angelo by Vienna House

          Meals

          • Welcome Reception

          Day 1

          Day 2

          Prague Sightseeing and At Leisure Day 2 - Prague Sightseeing and At Leisure

          Delve into centuries of heritage joining your Local Specialist for a Small Group Sightseeing guided walk past the city's iconic sights. Visit the final resting place of Bohemian kings, St. Vitus' Cathedral, set within the precincts of Prague Castle, and admire the Astronomical Clock in the charming Old Town Square with its hourly Walk of the Apostles. See the 14th century Charles Bridge, lined with the Baroque statues of saints before spending the afternoon admiring the spectacular cityscape on your terms.

          Meals

          • Buffet Breakfast

          Meals

          • Buffet Breakfast

          Optional Experiences

          Beautiful Prague By Night

          Join our Local Specialist for an evening introduction to this fairy-tale city by private tram or mini bus and with a little strolling. You’ll discover the magical Charles Bridge, enjoy a drink in one of the old town’s quaint restaurants while a musician entertains, journey through the Old Town and gaze at the panoramic views of the city.

          Adult Price: €39.00

          Scenic Vltava Cruise with Dinner

          Take a relaxing cruise on the beautiful River Vltava and we'll tell you about the legends, myths, culture and hidden secrets of this enchanting city. During the cruise you'll enjoy a dinner of local specialities.

          Adult Price: €49.00

          Day 2

          Day 3

          Prague At Leisure Day 3 - Prague At Leisure

          Today is yours to explore the fairy-tale legends, and the castles and palaces of Prague. Follow the Royal Route and discover historic treasures, admire picturesque views of the city from Petrin Hill, or join an Optional Experience to the fascinating village of the Kutná Hora with its bone-bedecked chapel and five-nave St. Barbara Church. Spend your evening at leisure, attending a performance at the exquisite Czech National Theatre or enjoying some of the local beer for which the country is famous.

          Meals

          • Buffet Breakfast

          Meals

          • Buffet Breakfast

          Optional Experiences

          Traditional Dinner In Prague

          If you appreciate great food and music, join us for an evening at one of our favourite local restaurants. A wonderful opportunity to say goodbye to glorious Prague.

          Adult Price: €58.00

          Kutna Hora Bohemian Experience

          Visit one of the most fascinating locations in the Czech Republic, Kutna Hora. First, our Local Specialist takes us to the engaging Silver Museum and the castle, where we'll learn the history of this unique town. Then, enjoy the spectacular Gothic church of St. Barbara and the Sedlec Ossuary, both UNESCO listed, before time to enjoy lunch in this Bohemian Town.

          Adult Price: €48.00

          Day 3

          Day 4

          Prague – Bratislava – Vienna (3 Nights) Day 4 - Prague – Bratislava – Vienna (3 Nights)

          Travel south from Prague through lush Moravian landscapes to Bratislava, passing its Presidential Palace and quaint Old Town before continuing your journey to Austria and the Imperial city of Vienna - our home for the next three nights. Admire the city's musical talents and consider attending a Viennese Concert.

          Hotel

          Mercure Grand Biedermeier Wien

          Meals

          • Buffet Breakfast

          Hotel

          Mercure Grand Biedermeier Wien

          Meals

          • Buffet Breakfast

          Optional Experiences

          Viennese Dinner with Musical Entertainment

          Enjoy dinner in an atmospheric Viennese restaurant, with drinks and traditional musical entertainment included. A unique experience in one of Europe’s most elegant cities.

          Adult Price: €62.00

          Day 4

          Day 5

          Vienna Sightseeing and At Leisure Day 5 - Vienna Sightseeing and At Leisure

          The heritage of one of Europe's most influential royal families is explored this morning during an exclusive Cultural Insight and guided visit to the Habsburgs royal collection of art and wonders before the doors are open to the general public. Visit the spectacular Kunstkammer in this private insider visit and see a treasure trove of valuable objects collected by the emperors and archdukes of Habsburg over the centuries. Later, we join an included sightseeing tour with a Local Specialist to view the Hofburg Palace, the official residence of the President of Austria and former home of the Habsburg Dynasty. We'll see such sights such as the Parliament Building, the magnificent Opera House and St. Stephen's Cathedral with its geometrically tiled roof. Spend the afternoon at leisure soaking up the city's kaffee culture with a slice or two of Sachertorte.

          Meals

          • Buffet Breakfast

          Meals

          • Buffet Breakfast

          Optional Experiences

          Vienna Woods Excursion

          Accompanied by your Local Specialist, you’ll travel through charming wine villages to visit the Romanesque Abbey of the Holy Cross at Heiligenkreuz, before stopping at Mayerling and the Carmelite convent, which marks the spot where the tragic events of 1889 took place. This and much more will be revealed on this fascinating tour.

          Adult Price: €45.00

          Day 5

          Day 6

          Vienna At Leisure Day 6 - Vienna At Leisure

          Today is yours to explore the City of Music on your terms. Tread in the footsteps of the great sons of Vienna - Mozart, Haydn and Strauss, as you delve into the city's rich musical heritage nurtured by aristocrats throughout the centuries. Consider a visit to the beautiful Baroque Schönbrunn Palace or see the elegant Lipizzaner stallions at the Spanish Riding School - the choice is yours.

          Meals

          • Buffet Breakfast

          Meals

          • Buffet Breakfast

          Optional Experiences

          Dinner And Viennese Concert

          A wonderful evening of all things Viennese! Enjoy a superb dinner with drinks, followed by a concert of Viennese classical music. Works by Johann Strauss and Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart will be performed and your 'A Class' tickets and a complimentary glass of sparkling wine or juice during the interval will only enhance the experience.

          Adult Price: €100.00

          Schönbrunn Palace And Gardens

          The Imperial Summer Palace of Schönbrunn offers an amazing journey through the centuries of Hapsburg rule. It is perfectly preserved and richly decorated with treasures from around the globe. Each room has a story to tell, so of course, you’ll have a Local Specialist to bring it to life and VIP entrance to make the most of your time.

          Adult Price: €45.00

          Day 6

          Day 7

          Vienna – Esztergom – Budapest (3 Nights) Day 7 - Vienna – Esztergom – Budapest (3 Nights)

          Meander along the Danube Bend, a narrow twisting valley in the pretty Carpathian Basin, stopping in Esztergom to view its Castle Hill, domed Cathedral, and St. Tamás Hill. We follow the scenic riverine landscape to the romantic city of Budapest where we will spend the next three nights. Enjoy the evening at leisure sipping Hungarian wines or consider gliding along the Danube on a scenic river cruise.

          Hotel

          Hilton City

          Meals

          • Buffet Breakfast

          Hotel

          Hilton City

          Meals

          • Buffet Breakfast

          Optional Experiences

          Danube Cruise With Dinner

          Enjoy a scenic cruise on our private boat on the romantic Danube. You’ll savour a tasty dinner selection of Hungarian specialities with drinks included and see Budapest's spectacular illuminations, which give it the nickname 'The Paris of the East'.

          Adult Price: €63.00

          Day 7

          Day 8

          Budapest Sightseeing and At Leisure Day 8 - Budapest Sightseeing and At Leisure

          Join a Local Specialist this morning for a fascinating walking tour through the winding cobblestone lanes of Buda's Castle District in Buda. Visit the Fisherman's Bastion, view the Matthias Church and drive to Pest to see the Great Synagogue, the largest in Europe. We pay tribute to the seven chieftains of the Magyars in Heroes' Square before enjoying time at leisure to indulge in coffee and kurtos in the charming Jewish Quarter or shopping for Hungarian embroidery and fine porcelain. Tonight enjoy a Be My Guest dinner with the Schieszl family and hear the story of their winery which once sheltered a Jewish friend who was fleeing Nazi persecution.

          Meals

          • Buffet Breakfast
          • Be My Guest Dining

          Meals

          • Buffet Breakfast
          • Be My Guest Dining

          Optional Experiences

          Budapest's Heritage

          Enjoy a delicious light lunch at the renowned Gundel restaurant before visiting St. Stephen’s Basilica, an impressive neo-classical landmark where the “incorruptible” right hand of Hungary’s first king is kept. We'll also visit the enchanting Moorish synagogue, the largest in Europe, with a Local Specialist.

          Adult Price: €52.00

          Day 8

          Day 9

          Budapest At Leisure Day 9 - Budapest At Leisure

          Venture up Gellert Hill for spectacular views of the Budapest skyline, relax in the Szechenyi Baths or consider an Optional Experience to Szentendre, a charming riverside village popular with artists and craftworkers. On our last evening together, we toast to a magnificent journey to the Imperial capitals and enjoy a Farewell Dinner in a local restaurant.

          Meals

          • Buffet Breakfast
          • Farewell Dinner

          Meals

          • Buffet Breakfast
          • Farewell Dinner

          Optional Experiences

          Szentendre And Light Lunch

          Explore more of Hungary and follow our guide out of bustling Budapest to the picturesque medieval town of Szentendre, set on the banks of the Danube and awash with ancient walls, cobbled streets and beautiful vistas. Here we'll enjoy a Goulash cooking demonstration before sampling this essential Hungarian dish during lunch, which also includes cake and drinks. Afterwards, perhaps strike a bargain in the shops that sell beautiful Hungarian embroidery, ceramics and paprika.

          Adult Price: €49.00

          Hungarian Parliament Visit

          Take a guided tour of this magnificent Gothic Revival building, the most ornate state parliament in Europe. When the Parliament is closed, we’ll visit the exquisite 'Renaissance' Opera House and the optional will be offered at €31.

          Adult Price: €43.00

          Day 9

          Day 10

          Depart Budapest Day 10 - Depart Budapest

          We say a fond farewell to our companions and Travel Director today after an unforgettable At Leisure trip. Transfers are provided to Budapest airport. Conditions apply.

          Meals

          • Buffet Breakfast

          Meals

          • Buffet Breakfast

          Day 10

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          • Cultural Insights
            Enjoy a visit to the Kunsthistorisches Museum, the largest art museum in Austria, to view the Royal Collection before the general public have access

          • Hidden Treasures
            Enjoy at least one surprise Hidden Treasure

          • Local Specialists
            For included sightseeing in Prague, Vienna and Budapest

          • Small Group Sightseeing
            Enjoy an expert guided walking tour in Prague with a group size of no more than 25 guests

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            • City tour in Prague, Vienna and Budapest

            • View the Presidential Palace and Old Town of Bratislava, the Hofburg Palace and Imperial Boulevards of Vienna

            • Visit St. Vitus' Cathedral and the Old Town Square of Prague, the Kunsthistorisches Museum in Vienna for a private visit, the old Hungarian capital of Esztergom, the UNESCO-listed Castle District, Fisherman's Bastion in Budapest


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          Dining

            • 9 hot buffet breakfasts

            • 3 dinners
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            • Audio Headsets for flexible sightseeing

            • Daily breakfast and an average of 50% of evening meals

            • Luxury air-conditioned coach with WiFi in most countries or alternative transportation (such as rail journeys)

            • Cherry-picked hotels, all tried and trusted

            • Hand-picked Insider Experiences

            • Optional Experiences and free time

            • All porterage and restaurant gratuities

            • Must-see sightseeing and surprise extras

            • An expert Travel Director and separate Driver

            • All hotel tips, charges and local taxes

            • VIP entry to many sights


            Airport Transfers

          • Specific transfer information can be found on the airport transfers page


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