Imperial Capitals with Salzburg

09 Nights / 10 Days

Overview

Day 1: Arrive Prague
Arrive Prague. Transfer to your hotel and check in. Your centrally located hotel permits further exploration. A walk through the old quarter upto Wenceslas square during day or night… and many times is a fascinating and memorable experience. Prague is the equal of Paris in terms of beauty. Its history goes back a millennium. And the beer? The best in Europe.

Day 2: At Prague
Today morning after breakfast proceed for Grand City Tour with Prague Castle and Charles Bridge.
Description
Explore one of the most beautiful cities in Europe, Prague and admire its thousand years old history and stunning architecture.
From the comfort of an air-conditioned bus you will discover the New Town and admire the famous Wenceslas Square, the National Museum, the National Theatre, the panorama of Prague Castle and the Lesser Town as well as the Charles Bridge.
Continue with a walk in the courtyards of Prague Castle, where you will become acquainted with its history and before entering Saint Vitus’ Cathedral. After visiting the grounds of Prague Castle, you will descend to the Lesser Town and the Kampa Island.
At Charles Bridge, the architectural gem of Central Europe, you will cross over the Vltava River, from where you will continue on foot to the Old Town and the Jewish Quarter.
The tour ends in the Old Town Square, close to the world-famous Astronomical Clock at the of the Old Town Hall near the Týn Church.

Optional : Evening Show at Black Theatre (Premium seats)
Black light theatre or simply black theatre is a theatrical performance style characterized by the use of black box theatre augmented by black light illusion. This form of theatre originated from Asia and can be found in many places around the world. It has become a speciality of Prague, where many theatres use it

Day 3: At Prague
Day at leisure.
Optional : Day excursion to Karlovy Vary with lunch and drink. Karlovy Vary (Carlsbad) is a spa town in the west Bohemia region of the Czech Republic. Its numerous thermal springs have made it a popular resort since the 19th century. The riverside spa district is home to several colonnades with columned walkways. The modern Hot Spring Colonnade houses the PramenVřídlo geyser,which spouts up to 12 meters high.

Optional : Day excursion to Cesky Krumlov with lunch. Enjoy a guided visit to Český Krumlov, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Visit the second largest chateau in the Czech Republic and admire the Baroque gardens. Enjoy a tasty lunch.On this 10-hour tour from Prague, you’ll be picked up at your hotel and transferred by Modern air-conditioned bus to ČeskýKrumlov. During the drive you can connect to the internet with the WiFi on board and enjoy a complimentary bottle of water. During the tour your guide will tell you about the history of the town as you take in the top monuments and attractions. Stop to enjoy lunch (with a vegetarian option available).
After lunch you’ll have free time to explore the city and browse the gift shops before visiting the second largest chateau in the Czech Republic.
Admire the chateau’s stunning Baroque gardens and its unique revolving auditorium.
After the tour you can sit back and enjoy the scenic countryside on your way back to Prague. The driver will drop you off at your hotel or in the city center.

Day 4: Prague – Salzburg
Check out hotel and own transfer to train station for train to Salzburg. Arrive Salzburg and own transfer to hotel and check in. Then proceed for city tour and see Mirabell Palace, Mozarteum, Salzburg Marionette Theatre, State Theatre, Trinity Church, Mozart’s Wohnhaus, Hohensalzburg Castle, Nonnberg Abbey, Mozartplatz.

Day 5: At salzburg
Morning after breakfast proceed for Sound of music tour Visit locations used in the filming of “The Sound of Music” Hear songs from the original movie soundtrack Discover historical and architectural landmarks of Salzburg. Follow in the Von Trapp family´s footsteps as you discover the breath-taking lakes and mountains as well as the historical side of Salzburg. Recreate Julie Andrews´ iconic opening scene and find out that Salzburg and the hills are still very much alive with the sound of music!

Day 6: Salzburg – Vienna
Today checkout hotel and own transfer to station for your train to Vienna. Arrive Vienna & check in to hotel.. Baroque streetscapes and imperial palaces set the stage for Vienna’s artistic and musical masterpieces alongside its coffee-house culture and vibrant epicurean and design scenes.

Day 7: At Vienna
After breakfast proceed for Vienna city tour with Schonbrunn palace.

Description:
Live the high life in Vienna with this city tour that includes skip the line access to the Schoenbrunn Palace, the magnificent summer residence of the Habsburg dynasty.
Highlights
– Admire Vienna’s impressive sites with a panoramic bus tour
– Enjoy royal treatment at the Schonbrunn Palace with skip the line entry
See all the main sights and attractions along the grand Ringstrasse.

Optional : Strauss + Mozart Concert at Kursalon Palace

Day 8: Vienna – Budapest
Today checkout hotel and own transfer to station for your train to Budapest. Arrive Budapest & check in to hotel. Budapest has something for everyone – from dramatic history and flamboyant architecture to healing thermal waters and a nightlife that is unrivalled in Eastern and Central Europe.

Evening Hungarian folk show with dinner cruise and transfer. Enjoy a Hungarian folk dance performance and then a Dinner on a Cruise. On the evening maybe you can’t prove if Mr. Strauss was right with his color of Danube, but you will have wonderful view on the illuminated Budapest.
Join us for an exciting folklore show and then come our cruise ship and enjoy a delicious buffet meal of traditional Hungarian and international favorites. We promise you unforgettable evening with romantic candlelight atmosphere. The amusing folklore dance show offers a unique experience of hungarian folk culture. After it enjoy an unforgettable ship cruise with dinner, drinks and wonderful view of the city swimming in lights.

Day 9: At Budapest
Today after breakfast, proceed for 3 hours Grand City Tour.
Passing by the Parliament we cross the Danube on the Margaret-Bridge (Margaret-Island) and drive to the Royal Castle area on the Buda Side, where we take a short walk of the Fisherman’s Bastion and the Matthias Church (Exterior). We go up to the Gellért Hill (Photostop) where you have a great view of whole Budapest.

From here we cross Elizabeth-Bridge and drive towards Heroes’ Square (Promenade) on the Adrsássy Avenue. Passing by the Opera and St. Stephen’s Basilica we reach Hotel Inter-Continental – Eurama Office, where the tour ends. Our buses are air-conditioned and the live guiding is guaranteed in English, in some cases bilingual.

Day 10: Depart Budapest
Today after breakfast transfer to airport for your flight back to India.

Inclusions & Exclusions

Inclusions:

  • Accommodation with breakfast –
    3* 4* 5*
    Prague Prague Centre Plaza Galileo Esplanade Hotel Prague
    Salzburg Hohenstauffen NH Salzburg City Radisson Blu Hotel Altstadt
    Vienna Carlton Opera City Central Hotel Hilton Vienna plaza
    Budapest Charles Hotel Carlton Hotel Budapest Sofitel Budapest
  • Intercity transfers for the route Prague – Salzburg – Vienna – Budapest by train
  • Private transfers in Prague for the route airport – hotel
  • Private transfers in Budapest for the route hotel – airport
  • Grand City Tour with Prague Castle and Charles Bridge
  • Salzburg city tour
  • Salzburg Sound of Music Tour
  • Vienna city tour with Schoenbrunn palace
  • Budapest grand city tour
  • Hungarian folk show with dinner cruise and transfer.

Exclusions:

  • Airfare
  • Visa Fees.
  • Goods and Service Tax @ 5%.
  • Any expenses of personal nature.
  • Any other item or expenses not specifically mentioned under inclusions.

Prices

TOUR COST in USD per person starting from:  (by Train)    

Period 3* 4* 5*
April – June 960 1215 1640
July – October 955 1135 1705

 

Tour Cost in USD in Private Transfers Hotel to Hotel
No. of Pax April – June July – October
3* 4* 5* 3* 4* 5*
2 1325 1580 2005 1320 1505 2070
4 1145 1400 1825 1140 1320 1890
6 1085 1335 1760 1080 1260 1825
8 1140 1395 1820 1135 1320 1885
10 1085 1340 1765 1080 1265 1830

Private transfer also includes visit to Bratislava. Slovakia’s capital since the country’s independence in 1993, Bratislava is a mosaic of illustrious history: a medieval and Gothic old town, baroque palaces commissioned by Hungarian nobles, and the crowning castle, rebuilt to Renaissance finery. Slicing through the city are stark-angled, communist-era blocks and a futurist bridge.

Supplement cost for Strauss + Mozart Concert at Kursalon Palace – USD 80
Supplement cost for Black Theater – USD 35
Supplement cost for Cesky Krumlov – USD 125
Supplement cost for Karlovy Vary – USD 95


Note: 

  • Prices are per person on Double Sharing basis.
  • Hotel Check in usually at 1400 hrs. and check out 1100 hrs.
  • Prices are based on the lowest run of the house rates at designated hotels.
  • Surcharges may apply during peak season or high occupancy periods.
  • Date Specific price will be quoted based on clients travel dates.