Imperial cities

GRAND CIRCLE Prague – Vienna – Budapest


Imperial cities in 10 days


Day 1      Arrival to Prague Airport, welcome by our driver and transfer to your hotel. In the afternoon 1-hour river cruise to become first impressions about the city. Accommodation. Overnight in the hotel in Prague.

Day 2      After breakfast your guide will pick you up from the hotel for a half day City tour of Prague. During this excursion we will help you get acquainted with the historical district of the city. First, we will show you the New Town (the National Museum, the National Theatre etc.), then our private bus will take you across the Vltava River to the Lesser Town. Next, we will continue up towards the Castle district, where you will take approximately an hour-long walking tour, during which you will have a chance to see the world-famous St. Vitus Cathedral. Finally, our private bus will take you to see the Jewish quarter and then through Old Town Square to Wenceslas Square, where the tour ends. Afternoon is free to explore the city on your own. In the evening optionally you will have the chance to enjoy a famous Black Theatre, the only theater of its kind. Do not be afraid of not understand the theater, because this show is universal for every visitor, based on proven non-verbal presentation with magic light. Overnight in the hotel in Prague.

Day 3      After breakfast time at leisure optional tours like morning visit of Karlštejn Castle the large Gothic castle founded in the 14th century by Charles IV, King of Bohemia and Holy Roman Emperor or Glass Factory Nižbor. In the afternoon we will take you to one of Prague’s finest breweries of its size and kind, where you will enjoy an audiovisual tour ending with a beer tasting in the adjoining bar. You will hear about the dramatic history of the brewery, and witness the complex process of beer productions and its subsequent distribution to all corners of the world. The tour ends with a delightful sampling, where you will have the opportunity to taste our famous cold delicacies in perfect combination with four varying types of beers. Entrance fee, beer tasting and traditional beer specialties all included. Overnight in the hotel in Prague.


Day 4      After breakfast and check out will take you the station to take the train to Vienna, arrival to this Imperial capital of Austria, transfer with our driver to your hotel, afternoon at leisure. Overnight in the hotel in Vienna.


Day 5      After breakfast our guide will welcome you for the tour of the city, visiting the famous streets of Vienna, with Opera, Hofburg Palace, Parliament, State Theater, Municipal house and nice Chateau Schonbrunn. There we’ll visit the marvelous interior of the Chateau living the moments of the Emperor’s family of Habsburg. Afternoon at leisure. For the night we invite you to Grinzing, the well know wine cellar area to enjoy a folklore evening with the “Heuriger” young wine
Overnight in the hotel in Vienna.


Day 6      Breakfast in the hotel. In the morning optionally we will take you to the Vienna Woods where you will discover the biggest lake underground in whole Europe. You will also have the opportunity to visit the Hunting Pavilion of Mayerling and the Heiligenkreuz Church. Afternoon at leisure to discover on your own the finest architecture of Vienna, several galleries or old famous cafés with Sacher cake. In the evening we suggest you to attend a classic concert in Schonbrunn Palace’s Garden (optional). Overnight in the hotel in Vienna.


Day 7      After breakfast and check out will take you the station to take the train to Budapest, arrival to this Hungarian capital, transfer with our driver to your hotel, afternoon at leisure. Overnight in the hotel in Budapest.


Day 8      Breakfast in the hotel, than our guide will pick up you to see the most important attractions in Budapest. We start the tour from the Chain Bridge, pass by the Parliament and take the Margaret Bridge to drive over to the Buda side. We stop in the Castle District and during a short walk we show you the main attractions of the area. We walk to Matthias Church and to the Fishermen’s Bastion (from where you can enjoy the beautiful panorama). Next, we drive to the Gellért Hill (Citadel) and show you the most spectacular view of Budapest. We then take you over the Elisabeth Bridge to Pest and show you the famous Central Market Hall and the largest Synagogue of Europe, after which we drive to the City Park. We pass by Europe’s largest thermal spa, the Budapest Zoo and the Amusement Park, then stop at the Heroes’ Square (with statues of the most famous Hungarian kings and dukes). We then take the Andrássy Avenue to downtown Pest, pass by the Opera House and the St Stephen’s Basilica. During the tour we offer a brief overview of the last 1000 years of Hungarian history. The Tour ends in the city-centre. afternoon at leisure to discover the city on your own. Overnight in the hotel in Budapest.


Day 9      Breakfast in the hotel. In the morning we suggest to visit the small village of Szentendre located on the bank of Danube, close to Budapest (optional tour). There we can visit the ceramic and marzipan museum, orthodox church, and several small shops with typical products like red paprika, tokaj sweet wine etc. In the early afternoon return to Budapest by bus, optional we can return by boat. Afternoon at leisure to discover by your own the magnificent city of Budapest. For the last dinner we invite you to called “czarda”, typical rustically wine cellar with gipsy music and dance. Overnight in the hotel in Budapest.

Day 10      Breakfast in the hotel, transfer to the Airport to take your flight. END OF THE SERVICES


Price is including:
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3x overnights in hotel 4* like Interntional or similar with in Prague
- 3x Overnights in hotel 4*like Austria Trend hotel  or similar in Vienna
- 3x overnights in hotel 4* like BW Hungariy or similar in Budapest
- Full buffet breakfast
- Regular tours of Prague, Vienna and Budapest, Brewery Tour in Prague
- Dinner with folkloric show in Vienna and Budapest
- English speaking transfer and guide service
- Daily train ticket II class from Prague to Vienna and Budapest

Optional services:
Black Theatre ticket from EUR 18 per person
Concert or Opera from EUR 28-55 per person
Excursion to Karlštejn EUR 35,00 pp
Excursion to Nižbor EUR 30.00 pp
Excursion to Szentendre EUR 37,00 pp
Excursion to Vienna Woods EUR 48,00 pp

For more details and rates please check the attachment or contact us carole@tbe.cz