Days 1-3 Vienna/Bratislava
Once the centre of the Habsburg Empire, Vienna is today a cosmopolitan city with music in the air and the grandeur of a golden past. Nestled on the picturesque Danube, Bratislava boasts a beautiful Old Town, and has a wealth of medieval towers, elegant castles and Baroque palaces to explore.
Days 4-5 Cesky Krumlov
The picturesque medieval town of Cesky Krumlov is straight out of a fairytale. A stunning castle towers over the quaint old town, which boasts beautiful buildings and a confusion of cobbled alleyways.
Days 6-8 Prague
Prague is an unforgettable city that has everyone in raptures. With a unique gallery of historic buildings and a charm that permeates from every stone, prepare for a cultural highlight.
Day 9 Teplice nad Metuji
The picturesque town of Teplice nad Metuji is part of a national park and home to some crazy looking rocks, great hiking trails and beautiful woodlands.
Days 10-11 Krakow
With a fascinating history and a charming World Heritage-listed old town, Krakow, the residence of Polish kings for centuries, has riches around very corner.
Days 12-13 Tatra Mountains
Creating a natural border between Slovakia and Poland, the striking Tatra Mountains are popular for winter sports and hiking - and are as beautiful as the Alps.
Days 14-15 Budapest
Budapest's grand architecture and boulevards evoke a time gone by, while glamorous stores and glitzy restaurants make this one of Europe's truly great cities.
Be captivated by Bratislava
Discover weird rock formations in Teplice nad Metuji
Explore fairytale Cesky Krumlov
Hike in the majestic Tatra Mountains
Reflect upon the tragedy of WWII at Auschwitz
Soak in one of Budapest's famous thermal baths
Soak up the smooth sounds of jazz in a Prague bar
Stroll along the Ringstrasse in Vienna
All This Included
Experience the best of this old-world region on a journey through enchanting Central Europe. Travel to Austria and be immersed in the country's superb musical heritage and step back in time in the castles of the Czech Republic. Experience Polish traditions while exploring the romantic Old Town of Krakow and get active in Slovakia's Tatra Mountains. Conclude this classical adventure by taking the road less travelled to Budapest.
10 breakfasts, 0 dinners
Transport: Bicycle, Bus, Metro, Private Bus, Train
Cycling trip (weather and season permitting), Guided visit to State Museum Auschwitz-Birkenau, Vienna Orientation Walk, Walk in the Teplice National Park
Accommodations on this Tour
Hotel (8 nts)
Pension (3 nts)
Private apartment (3 nts)
Ages: Min 15.
Group Size: Min 1, Max 12.
A single supplement is available on this trip.
On the 19 April 2014 departure we will be unable to visit Auschwitz (Day 11) due to International March of the Living (Monday 28 April). Instead the we will visit the Wieliczka Salt mines.
At times local life here will be familiar to that of back home, and at times very different. Services are available most of the time, English may not be the native language, and there may be some cultural differences.
Some easy physical activities included in your trip. No physical preparation is required to make the most of the journey.
Please ask your Vacations To Go travel counselor for more information.
Terms and Conditions
The prices shown are U.S. dollars per person, based on double occupancy, and subject to availability. Prices quoted for land/cruise arrangements are subject to increase without notice. Once we have received your deposit, land/cruise prices are guaranteed. Air prices quoted via phone or email are subject to increase and are guaranteed only from the time that full payment is received. Also, air prices or air promotions mentioned on this site or on the phone do not include baggage fees imposed by airlines. Sorry, we are unable to offer air from countries other than the U.S. However, for those international customers who are able to arrange their own transportation to the trip origination city, we are able to offer the land/cruise portion of the package, at the price quoted.