Experience three capital city jewels of Central Europe from both historical and culinary perspectives on this high-value tour-de-force trip that offers in-depth guided tours at each location.
Day 1: Our day begins with an early afternoon arrival in Bratislava, the capital of Slovakia, and the only European national capital bordering two sovereign nations. This up-and-coming city is enjoying an exciting revitalization in tourism as is it offers the same rich culture and history of Prague without the crowds. Our local guide will take us on a journey into Bratislava's dynamic past as a former member of the Eastern Bloc and provide an overview of the cities premier attractions and beautiful sites. Later that afternoon, our adventure continues to Budapest, where we check into our Hotel and spend the evening enjoying a delicious Hungarian Dinner (included).
Day 2: After breakfast at the hotel (included), we embark on our guided sight-seeing tour of Budapest. You will be amazed by the sweeping panoramas of hilly Buda’s Hapsburg Palace and beautiful Danube River that splits the city, reunited by the seven magnificent bridges that seem to knit the town back together. The bustling streets, café culture and pedestrian areas create an incredible vintage metropolitan atmosphere. The remainder of the day is yours to explore this legendary city and take advantage of the tour guides recommendations of all the “must see” places in town.
Day 3: After breakfast and checkout, we departure for Prague, checking into our a 4-star hotel around mid-day. The afternoon will feature a historical city tour of Prague Castle, the Old Town and Charles’ Bridge, and will end with a traditional Czech dinner (included). Transportation will be available for those wanting to return to the hotel following dinner, or if you prefer, stay out and experience Prague’s world-class nightlife.
Day 4: After breakfast at the hotel (included), the morning offers free time to continue your exploration of Prague to shop, see the sights or enjoy a meal before our early-afternoon departure. Transfer from hotel to Prague Center provided by RTT.