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Day 14, to Krakow, Thursday

Journey to Czestochowa, known for the blackened picture of St. Mary

in the

Yasna Gora Monastery

, popularly called the “Black Madonna.”

This afternoon tour haunting

Auschwitz-Birkenau

, the notorious

World War II concentration camp. It is now on the list of UNESCO

World Heritage sites. End the day in Krakow.

(B, D)

Day 15, in Krakow, Friday

Your sightseeing tour today starts with a visit to Wawel Hill, viewing

the Royal Castle and visiting the

Royal Cathedral

. Enjoy a walking

tour of the Old Town, where you will see the Main Market Square,

Renaissance Cloth Hall, and

St. Mary’s Church

. The afternoon is free

for a stroll around the city, shopping, or maybe sample some bigos or

pierogi in a little café.

(B)

Day 16, to Prague, Saturday

Drive across the unspoiled Polish countryside, then on over the

borders of Slovakia and the Czech Republic. End the day in Prague,

with its Baroque churches, promenades, parks, and ancient city walls.

(B, D)

Day 17, in Prague, Sunday

Prague has a long and colorful history, from its early days as a

bishopric, to becoming the residence of the Bohemian kings, and

later the capital of both Bohemia and the Holy Roman Empire.

Built across seven hills on both banks of the Vltava River more than

1000 years ago, it is one of the most attractive cities in Europe. Your

sightseeing starts with panoramic drive to famous Wenceslas Square,

Strahov Stadium, and Castle Square. Then, on a walking tour, visit the

Royal Castle of Hradcany with the

Cathedral of St. Vitus

, the

Old

Royal Palace

,

St. George’s Basilica

and the

Golden Lane

with the

Daliborka Tower

. Cross the Charles Bridge and walk through the old

quarter of Prague to view the Jewish Ghetto, Town Hall and world-

famous Astronomical Clock. The rest of the day is at leisure. You

might want to attend an optional cultural performance.

(B)

Day 18, to Vienna, Monday

Travel into Austria and on to Vienna, the “City of Waltz.” Your time is

free to begin exploring or perhaps savor a Viennese pastry or two.

(B)

Day 19, in Vienna, Tuesday

On a morning sightseeing tour, visit

Hofburg Palace

, once the

center of the Habsburg monarchy, and see Belvedere Palace, Prater

Amusement Park, the UN Buildings,

St. Stephen’s Cathedral,

and

other remnants of the city’s imperial history. The afternoon is free for

last-minute shopping. Celebrate tonight with a Farwell Dinner at a

popular restaurant.

(B, D)

Day 20, depart Vienna, Wednesday

After breakfast, you will be transferred to Vienna’s airport for your

flight home.

(B)

Included Features:

ФФ First class hotels, rooms with private facilities

ФФ Airport arrival and departure transfers

ФФ Breakfast daily, 2 lunches and 10 dinners

ФФ Touring by modern air-conditioned motor coach

ФФ High speed train from Moscow to St. Petersburg

ФФ Professional Tour Director throughout

ФФ Luggage handling

ФФ Whisper technology enhanced touring

ФФ Service charges and hotel taxes

Sightseeing Tours Included:

ФФ Moscow

ФФ St. Petersburg

ФФ Tallinn

ФФ Riga

ФФ Vilnius

ФФ Warsaw

ФФ Krakow

ФФ Prague

ФФ Vienna

Hotels:

ФФ

Moscow:

Marriott Grand (SF)

ФФ

St. Petersburg:

Crowne Plaza Ligovsky (F)/ Radisson Royal (F)

ФФ

Tallinn:

Meriton Grand Conference & Spa Hotel (SF)/ Sokos

Viru (F)

ФФ

Riga:

Radisson Blu (SF)

ФФ

Vilnius:

Radisson Blu Astoria (SF)

ФФ

Warsaw:

Radisson Blu Centrum (DLX)/ Mercure Centrum (F)

ФФ

Krakow:

Doubletree by Hilton (F)/ Andel’s by Vienna House (F)

ФФ

Prague:

Angelo by Vienna House (F)

ФФ

Vienna:

Hilton Vienna (SF)

st. petersburg

TOUR K905

START DATES:

END DATES:

28-Apr

17-May

12-May

31-May

19-May

07-Jun

26-May

14-Jun

16-Jun

05-Jul

30-Jun

19-Jul

21-Jul

09-Aug

18-Aug

06-Sep

01-Sep

20-Sep

08-Sep

27-Sep

15-Sep

04-Oct

29-Sep

18-Oct

PRICES:

PER PERSON IN TWIN:

$3,698

SINGLE ROOM SUPPLEMENT: $1,479

St. Petersburg

Vilnius

Krakow

Prague

Warsaw

Vienna

Tallin

Riga

Moscow

BELARUS

UKRAINE

SLOVAKIA

SLOVENIA

GERMANY

HUNGARY

POLAND

CZECH REPUBLIC

AUSTRIA

ESTONIA

LATVIA

LITHUANIA

RUSSIA

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