Eastern Europe Explorer

12 Day Guided Tour from Prague to Budapest with Scenic

Book online and enjoy exclusive savings on Scenic's 12 Day Eastern Europe Explorer. Not all of Europe’s most riveting history lies in the distant past, in tales of royal feuds, religious schisms and medieval intrigues. In fact, many of the most interesting aspects of its history are considerably closer to now.

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Guided Tour Starts In
Starts In
Prague
Guided Tour Ends In
Ends In
Budapest
Accomodation
Accomodation
4.5 - 5 Star
40
Max Group Size
40
Guided Tour
Trip Style
Guided Tour
Scenic / Cultural
Trip Style
Scenic / Cultural
Countries Explored:
Czech Republic, Germany, Poland, Hungary
Trip Operated By:
Scenic
Scenic
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Trip Code:
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Itinerary

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1 Prague
Your journey into wonder begins in the glorious city of Prague. Upon arrival, you’ll be transferred to a centrally located hotel for your two night stay. This evening, join your fellow travellers and Tour Director for a welcome drink.
2 Prague
Discover one of Europe’s truly magical cities on a walking tour with a local guide. Freechoice: Enjoy a walking tour of Prague’s communist era history. Alternatively, learn about the 900 year history of Strahov Monastery and delight in its many wonders such as the Treasury and art gallery, showcasing a vast array of important works from both Czech and international artists. This evening, enjoy a delicious Czech dinner. (B/D)
3 Prague - Berlin
This morning, you’ll depart for Dresden, perhaps the greenest city in Germany. Enjoy an orientation tour of this charming city before continuing on to Germany’s capital, Berlin, where you’ll be treated to a three night Special Stay in one of the city’s most opulent hotels. (B/D)
4 Berlin
Your introduction to Berlin begins with a guided tour. See the Brandenburg Gate and the State Opera House, then drive along the famous ‘Unter den Linden’ and visit the former Checkpoint Charlie area. Then, enjoy a true highlight with coffee and cake under the glass dome of the renovated Reichstag Building that was set on fire in 1933. This afternoon, enjoy time at leisure to explore this magnificent city further. You may wish to imbibe the city’s thriving art scene or soak up its cafe culture. (B)
5 Berlin
Freechoice: Visit the moving Berlin Wall memorial and the Hackesche Höfe, then ride Berlin’s subway and learn about the city’s Cold War period. Alternatively, journey to Potsdam, where a local guide will share their insights on the town and its history, and visit Cecilienhof Palace where the Potsdam Treaty was signed in 1945. (B)
6 Berlin - Warsaw
Take a first class rail journey through Poland’s beautiful countryside to Warsaw, Poland’s cultural, entertainment and financial capital. Check into your hotel, your home for the next two nights. (B/D)
7 Warsaw
Largely destroyed during World War II, Warsaw’s historic centre has been rebuilt and has attained World Heritage-listed status. Your local guide will take you through the key sites including the Jewish Ghetto and monument to the Ghetto heroes, the Palace of Culture and the Chopin Memorial. Freechoice: You have two vastly different but equally interesting options to choose from this afternoon. Tour the opulent Royal Castle, or learn more about the plight of the Jewish community on a visit to the Museum of the History of Polish Jews. Enrich: This evening, enjoy an exclusive piano concert of Chopin music in a manor house, followed by dinner. (B/D)
8 Warsaw - Krakow
Journey through Poland to Auschwitz and visit the former concentration camp and its museum for chilling reminders of the Holocaust in World War II. Early this evening, arrive in Krakow where your hotel for the next two nights is on the banks of the Wisla River. (B/D)
9 Krakow
Today’s sightseeing in this World Heritage-listed city includes a guided walking tour of the Old Town and a visit to the cathedral and the castle on Wawel Hill. Enrich: This afternoon you’ll visit the nearby 800-year-old Wieliczka Salt Mines and see statues of historic and mythical figures, sculpted by miners out of rock salt. Tonight, enjoy delicious Polish cuisine at a local restaurant. (B/D)
10 Krakow - Budapest
Cross the border into Slovakia en route to the Hungarian capital, Budapest where you will enjoy a two night stay. (B)
11 Budapest
This morning explore Budapest, often regarded as one of the most beautiful cities in Europe. (B)
12 Budapest
Depart after breakfast. Budapest may be the end of your journey but it will be the start of a lifetime of wonderful memories. (B)

Scenic Inclusions

Scenic Five Star Luxury
Five Star Luxury
With Scenic, perks and privileges come included. Enjoy a full range of luxurious benefits that will enhance your experience. Read more
Scenic Freechoice
Scenic Freechoice
These are hand-selected activities for you to choose from and enjoy at a pace that suits you. Read more
Scenic Enrich
Scenic Enrich
These are experiences that offer once-in-a-lifetime multi-sensory moments that are completely inaccessible to the ordinary traveller. Read more
Scenic nth Degree
The Nth Degree
Scenic go above and beyond, making your trip a truly carefree, all-inclusive experience. Read more
Scenic European Hotels
Special Stays
Every carefully selected hotel on our tours has been handpicked by our expert Journey Designer to ensure it offers outstanding location and luxury. Read more
Scenic Tailormade
Scenic Tailormade
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Saturday 09 May 2020 Wednesday 20 May 2020 577per person 5,718per person Enquire
Monday 11 May 2020 Friday 22 May 2020 577per person 5,718per person Enquire
Monday 08 Jun 2020 Friday 19 Jun 2020 577per person 5,718per person Enquire
Saturday 13 Jun 2020 Wednesday 24 Jun 2020 577per person 5,718per person Enquire
Saturday 18 Jul 2020 Wednesday 29 Jul 2020 574per person 5,621per person Enquire
Saturday 01 Aug 2020 Wednesday 12 Aug 2020 574per person 5,621per person Enquire
Saturday 05 Sep 2020 Wednesday 16 Sep 2020 577per person 5,718per person Enquire
Saturday 09 May 2020 Wednesday 20 May 2020 252solo traveller 8,138solo traveller Enquire
Monday 11 May 2020 Friday 22 May 2020 252solo traveller 8,138solo traveller Enquire
Monday 08 Jun 2020 Friday 19 Jun 2020 252solo traveller 8,138solo traveller Enquire
Saturday 13 Jun 2020 Wednesday 24 Jun 2020 252solo traveller 8,138solo traveller Enquire
Saturday 18 Jul 2020 Wednesday 29 Jul 2020 241solo traveller 7,779solo traveller Enquire
Saturday 01 Aug 2020 Wednesday 12 Aug 2020 241solo traveller 7,779solo traveller Enquire
Saturday 05 Sep 2020 Wednesday 16 Sep 2020 244solo traveller 7,876solo traveller Enquire
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