Prague, Budapest & Krakow Highlights – 11 Days / 10 Nights

 

Itinerary

Day 1 - Prague Arrival

Upon arrival in Prague pick up your luggage and meet your driver in the arrival hall to be transferred to your hotel in Prague. Rest of the day is at leisure. Overnight in Prague.

Day 2 - Prague

This morning after breakfast meet your guide at the meeting point. Depart for your Jewish Quarter And Old Town Walking Tour. Discover the old Jewish Ghetto, where the many synagogues and the Jewish Town Hall are placed around an Old Cemetery, creating the most well preserved Jewish monuments in Europe. Also pass by the places connected with the life and work of the most famous Jewish writer Franz Kafka. Overnight in Prague.

Day 3 - Prague

This morning meet your guide at the meeting point. Depart for your walking tour of the Prague Castle. Step back into history and visit the unique group of buildings that make up the Prague Castle. From the Charles Bridge you will walk into the historical atmosphere of Lasser Quarter from where you will take a short picturesque tram ride to Prague Castle, the symbol of Czech culture and history. You will also see St. Vitus Cathedral, the Old Royal Palace, St. Georges Basilica, the Royal Garden and other great sights.

This evening meet your guide at the meeting point and depart for your Prague by night tour. Enjoy the illuminated sights of Prague as you dine in style on board a river cruiser. During your three-hour cruise, you will enjoy dinner and live music as a guide will be available the whole time to provide information about the beautifully lit monuments on either bank of the Vltava River as you pass by them. Of course, there is a bar with a wide assortment of alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages with a pleasant serving staff. The tour includes a short drive through Prague in an air-conditioned bus to show you around the most beautiful places of the Old Town, the Jewish Quarter, the Lesser Quarter and New Town. After the cruise, you will be transferred back to your hotel. Overnight in Prague.

Day 4 - Prague

This morning meet your guide at the meeting point and depart for your tour of Cesky Krumlov. Cesky Krumlov has been part of the UNESCO cultural and natural heritage since 1992. In the historical centre of the town there are over 300 historical houses and the second largest castle in the Czech Republic. You will also get to see the unique and famous theatre with a rotating auditorium. Overnight in Prague.

Day 5 - Prague to Budapest

This morning after breakfast check out of your hotel and meet your driver in the hotel lobby for your transfer to the rail station.

Train Travel from Prague to Budapest.

Upon arrival in Budapest, meet your driver for your transfer to the hotel.

Day 6 - Budapest

This afternoon, meet your driver in the hotel lobby for your tour of the Szentendre Artists Village. Wander around the baroque settlement, built on medieval ruins and walk along the narrrow streets. You will then have the opportunity to go shopping or to visit the Margit Kovács Ceramic Museum or the Confectionery Museum (marzipan figures). Overnight in Budapest.

Day 7 - Budapest

This morning meet your guide in the hotel lobby for a tour of the Jewish quarter in Budapest. You will begin on Andrassy Street, the commercial center of the city, and also the area where many Jews settled at the end of the 19th century. From there, you’ll delve into smaller side streets to discover the rich offerings: silver shops, kosher butchers, prayer houses, and smaller synagogues. You will also grapple with the experience of the Holocaust and World War II in Budapest and look at the remains of the ghetto walls “yellow star houses,” and discuss the deportation of the Jews in the larger context of the Holocaust in Europe. To end your experience, you will look at the contemporary Jewish history in the city and visit several synagogues, including the Dohany (Great) Synagogue. Overnight in Budapest.

Day 8 - Budapest to Krakow

This morning check out of the hotel and meet your driver for your transfer from the Hotel to Budapest Airport.

Board your flight to Krakow.

Upon arrival in Krakow pick up your luggage and meet your driver in the arrival hall for your transfer to your hotel. Overnight in Krakow.

Day 9 - Krakow

This morning meet your driver in the hotel lobby and depart for your Old Town, Jewish District and Wawel Royal Castle Tour. Visit the main market square in the heart of Kraków a soaring, Gothic church inside which you can admire the impressive altar by Wit Stwoszthe. Explore the old Jewish district of Kazimierz, inextricably linked with the history of the Jews of Kraków. You will see where Steven Spielberg shot his award winning “Schindler’s List” which has made Krakow and Kazimierz an even more recognizable landmark in Europe. You will then continue to Wawel Hill, view the Royal Palace with its impressive arcaded Renaissance courtyard and the famous Gothic cathedral. Overnight in Krakow.

Day 10 - Krakow

This morning after breakfast meet your driver in the hotel lobby and depart for your tour of Auschwitz-Birkenau Concentration Camp. The tour of the Museum, included on the UNESCO World Heritage List in 1978, comprises both parts of the former concentration camp Auschwitz I and Auschwitz II-Birkenau – and a documentary film presenting the first moments after the camp was liberated. Overnight in Krakow.

Day 11 - Krakow Departure

This morning after breakfast, check out of the hotel and meet your driver in the hotel lobby for your transfer to Krakow airport.

Pricing

Due to the great fluctuation of the euro currency, prices for all of our services will be quoted upon request. This policy enables us to provide you, the traveler, with the most competitive quotes consistent with actual currency exchange. We invite you to browse through our website to select the travel style that meets your needs, our travel planners are only a call/email away ready to provide any assistance in designing your itinerary.

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