Air & Land
Land Only

8 Day Budapest & Prague Special

Independent Package Includes

  • Flights New York-Budapest, Prague-New York
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  • Airline taxes & fuel surcharges
  • 6 nights accommodations in your choice of hotels
    • 3 nights Budapest
    • 3 nights Prague
  • Transportation between cities via motor coach or rail (approximately 7 hours)
  • Breakfast daily

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    Budapest City Tour (#3) 2:30 PM

    Day #3 01 Apr 2014 - 31 Mar 2015         $34
    Today, enjoy a comprehensive panoramic city tour of Budapest. Beginning in Pest, view the Hungarian Parliament Building before crossing the Danube via the Margaret Bridge. The tour continues to the Royal Castle on the Buda side. Once there, visit the Fishermen's Bastion on Castle Hill and the 13th-century Matthias Coronation Church. Following a photo stop at the Citadel on Mount Gellert, which offers one of the most spectacular views of the city, cross the Elisabeth Bridge and drive toward Heroes' Square, the central site of the Millennium Memorial and the statesmen sculptures. Upon your return to the city center, enjoy views of the Opera House and St. Stephen's Basilica in passing.

    Departs at 2:30 p.m. Pick-up from hotel 30 minutes prior to departure time. Drop-off at city center.

    Danube Bend Tour 9:00 AM

    Day #4 01 Nov 2014 - 31 Mar 2015         $76
    Today, journey into the history of Hungary on a tour of the famous Danube Bend. Visit the Esztergom Basilica, the largest church in Hungary and current seat of the Catholic Church. Then continue to the medieval town of Visegrad, home of the former royal residence of King Matthias Corvinus, for a spectacular view of the Danube Valley and time at leisure for lunch on your own. The tour continues to the Baroque artists' village of Szentendre where you will enjoy a walking tour of the town and time at leisure to browse the artesian shops. Afterwards, return to Budapest by motor coach..

    Departs at 9:00 a.m. Pick-up from hotel 30 minutes prior to departure time. Drop off at the pier in the city center.

    Budapest by Night with dinner 7:00 PM

    Day #4 01 Nov 2014 - 31 Dec 2014         $84
    Experience Budapest by night, the flood-lit "Paris of the East." Dine this evening in a traditional restaurant in the hills of Buda, and enjoy a 3-course meal with wine. After dinner, take a glimpse into the fascinating aural culture of Hungary with an entertaining folkloric show. Return to Budapest, admiring charming views of the city by night.

    Departs at 7:00 p.m. Pick-up from hotel 30 minutes prior to departure time. Drop-off at your hotel, or Monte Carlo Budapest.

    Grand City Tour by Bus (#3) 11:15 AM

    Day #6 03 Nov 2014 - 31 Mar 2015         $31
    This morning, enjoy Prague, known as one of the most beautiful towns in Europe with its over 1000-year-old history and stunning architecture. By bus, see the New Town, Wenceslas Square, National Museum, view of Prague Castle, Lesser Town and Charles Bridge. Continue by foot through the courtyards of Prague Castle while learning about its history and visit the interior of its most important landmark, the St. Vitus Cathedral. By bus, continue traveling through the Lesser Town to Kampa Island. Enjoy walking across the Charles Bridge and through the Old Town and Jewish Quarter. The tour ends at the Old Town Square containing the famous Astronomical Clock on Old Townhall and Týn Church.

    Departs at 11:15 a.m. from Na Príkope, 23. Please arrive 15 minutes prior to departure. Drop-off at Old Town Square. Approximate tour duration is 3.5 hours.

    Prague by Night (#8) 6:15 PM

    Day #6 03 Nov 2014 - 31 Mar 2015         $60
    Tonight, view Prague, the famous "Golden City," from the Vltava River. Arguably the best manner in which to see the city, this evening's river cruise offers illuminated views of some of Prague's most historic and artistic architecture along the Vltava banks. The cruise also includes a buffet-style dinner and musical entertainment on board. This evening program culminates with a tour by bus. Enjoy illuminated views of some of Prague's most important historical buildings the Old Town, the Jewish Quarter, Lesser Town, and New Town.

    Departs at 6:30 pm. from Na Príkope, 23. Please arrive 15 minutes prior to departure. Drop-off at hotel. Approximate tour duration is 4 hours.

    Cesky Krumlov (#9)

    Day #7 03 Nov 2014 - 31 Mar 2015         $98
    This morning, travel through the picturesque landscape of Southern Bohemia to Cesky Krumlov, a fairy-tale town with a maze of narrow cobbled streets. Declared by UNESCO a World Heritage Site in 1992, Cesky Krumlov has earned an international reputation for its State Castle* and Chateau, one of the largest in Central Europe equipped with historical furniture, art, tapestries and richly decorated weapons. Admire the world's oldest preserved baroque theatre in the castle garden. Enjoy a guided walk through the town and its Gothic, Baroque and Renaissance houses that originated as mansions of noblemen families - the Rožmberks, the Schwarzenbergs and the Eggenbergs. Lunch is included in a medieval tavern.

    Departs at 8:45 a.m. from Na Príkope, 23. Please arrive 15 minutes prior to departure. Drop-off at Na Prikope 23. Approximate tour duration is 10 hours.

    *The castle is closed from November 1-March 31, and on Mondays.

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    *Not Included:
    Transfers, optional tours, and gratuities.

    Additional Information:
    Transportation from Budapest to Prague will be provided by motor coach or train. The mode of transportation will be stated in your final documents.

    Entry Requirements:
    Passengers traveling abroad require a passport valid for six months beyond their travel dates. All travelers are responsible to check if a visa is required for all countries on their itinerary. For visa information, check our Visas page.

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