Classic: The Best of Eastern Europe (EABE)
Trip Style: Classic - Designed for maximum variety, these trips are geared towards travellers searching for a healthy mix of active exploration, uncommon landscapes, amazing wildlife and local cultures.
Service Level: Standard
Physical Demands Rating: 2 - There'll be some light walking and hiking. Suitable for most fitness levels. Nothing too challenging.
Group Size: Max 16, avg 12
Meals Included: 14 breakfasts
Accommodations: Hotels/pensions (14 nts).
Explore historic medieval cities, explore world-class museums, savour the cafE culture of Europe, opt for a soak in Budapests famous baths, experience Krakows eastern charm
From fairytale Czech towns to Budapest, the "Pearl of the Danube," experience the unique culture, food, and history of Eastern Europe. This two-week trip through five Eastern European countries offers an intriguing combination of urban centres, village life, and outdoor pursuits. Visit castles, churches, and romantic town squares, indulging in Berlin's cafE culture and Prague's beer.
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- Tour Operator
- G Adventures
- Offer valid through 6/30/2018
- 15 Days
- Escorted - Yes
|Day 1||Berlin||Day 1 Berlin|
We recommend arriving a day or two early to fully explore this world-renowned city. Included Activities: Arrival Day and Welcome Meeting
|Day 2||Berlin||Day 2 Berlin (1B)|
Berlin is an amazing city with tangible historical importance and a melting pot of different cultures and flavours.
|Day 3||Warsaw||Day 3 Berlin/Warsaw (1B)|
Take a train to Warsaw before a guided tour of the city. Take in the remarkably rebuilt Old Town and the castle and learn about the history of the Warsaw Uprising. Included Activities: Warsaw City Guided Tour Transport: Train (6.00 hour(s))
|Day 4||Krakow||Day 4 Warsaw/Krakow (1B)|
Enjoy the sights and sounds of Polands cultural hub. Opt to explore the different neighbourhoods like the Jewish section and main square. Dip into a local milk bar for a real Polish meal. Transport: Train (3.00-4.00 hours)
|Days 5-6||Krakow||Days 5-6 Krakow|
You may want to end your day embracing Polish social traditions in one of Krakow's many cellar restaurants and pubs. Dive into the thriving social scene over a few vodkas in one of these cheerful establishments, Zubrowka (Bison Grass Vodka) is a must! Included Activities: Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial and Museum Visit
|Day 6||Krakow||Day 6 Krakow (1B)|
Opt to visit Rynek GlOwny - Europe's largest medieval market square; savour a traditional Polish breakfast (kielbasa, yum), or sit back with a coffee and a slice of Polands famous cheesecake (sernik babci) at one of the many caFes in the area. Then, walk it off with a stroll uphill to marvel at the impressive Wawel Royal Castle.
|Day 7||Prague||Day 7 Krakow/Prague (1B)|
If youre in the area and want to experience traditional Czech pubs, which are guaranteed to be loud, lively, and packed with locals on any night of the week, this is the place to find restaurants serving traditional Czech cuisine such as fried pork cutlets, goulash, and dumplings. Transport: Local train (7.00-10.00 hours, 534km)
|Days 8-9||Prague||Days 8-9 Prague|
Enjoy all Prague has to offer. Opt to visit the famous Charles Bridge, the clock tower in the main square or a traditional Czech beer hall with serious helpings of meat and potatoes.
|Day 10||Cesky Krumlov||Day 10 Prague/Cesky Krumlov (1B)|
Travel to Cesky Krumlov. Spend time wandering the small city, visiting the castle or choose to spend an afternoon rafting on the Vltava River. Transport: Private Vehicle (2.00-3.00 hours)
|Day 11||Cesky Krumlov||Day 11 Cesky Krumlov (1B)|
Opt to have lunch in one of the many pretty restaurants offering fantastic local cuisine, sitting on a terrace overlooking this fairytale medieval town.
|Day 12||Vienna||Day 12 Cesky Krumlov/Vienna (1B)|
Theres plenty of time here to visit world-famous museums, the opera house or indulge in typical Austrian desserts like strudel or Sacher Torte. Included Activities: Vienna Walking Tour Magdas Hotel Transport: Private Vehicle (4.00 hour(s))
|Day 13||Vienna||Day 13 Vienna (1B)|
Wander the elegant streets a little more, take in some of Europes most distinguished art galleries or just settle yourself on a cafE terrace, order up a slice of mouthwatering Viennese cake and watch the world go by over coffee. Included Activities: Magdas Hotel
|Day 14||Budapest||Day 14 Vienna/Budapest (1B)|
With the Danube River dividing old town, Buda, from the newer area, Pest, there is plenty to see and do. Transport: Train (4.00 hour(s))
|Day 15||Budapest||Day 15 Budapest (1B)|
We recommend booking post-accommodation to experience all this city has to offer.
Local Flights: If required all local flights are included in the cost of your tours unless otherwise noted. It is important that we have your passport information at the time of booking in order to process these tickets. Internal flight tickets are issued locally and will be given to you prior to the flight departure.
Dossier Disclaimer:The information in this trip details document has been compiled with care and is provided in good faith. However it is subject to change, and does not form part of the contract between the client and the operator. The itinerary featured is correct at time of printing. It may differ slightly to the one in the brochure. Occasionally our itineraries change as we make improvements that stem from past travellers, comments and our own research. Sometimes it can be a small change like adding an extra meal along the itinerary. Sometimes the change may result in us altering the tour for the coming year. Ultimately, our goal is to provide you with the most rewarding experience. Please note that our brochure is usually released in November each year. If you have booked from the previous brochure you may find there have been some changes to the itinerary.
VERY IMPORTANT: Please ensure that you print a final copy of your Trip Details to review a couple of days prior to travel, in case there have been changes that affect your plans.
Itinerary Disclaimer: While it is our intention to adhere to the route described below, there is a certain amount of flexibility built into the itinerary and on occasion it may be necessary, or desirable to make alterations. The itinerary is brief, as we never know exactly where our journey will take us. Due to our style of travel and the regions we visit, travel can be unpredictable. The Trip Details document is a general guide to the tour and region and any mention of specific destinations or wildlife is by no means a guarantee that they will be visited or encountered.
Additionally, any travel times listed are approximations only and subject to vary due to local circumstances.