Day 1, arrive Vienna, Monday
You will be met and transferred to your hotel. Then, your time is
free to start discovering the city’s delights, from shopping to parks
to pastries. Later, enjoy dinner in typical Heurigen, or wine tavern, in
Grinzing, just outside of Vienna.
Day 2, in Vienna, Tuesday
On a morning sightseeing tour, visit the
, once the
seat of the Austro-Hungarian Empire. Next, view the Belvedere
Palace, Prater Amusement Park, the UN Buildings,
and other reminders of the city’s imperial history. After
a free afternoon, enjoy an evening
of Strauss’ and Mozart’s
Day 3, in Vienna, Wednesday
this morning for a guided tour.
The museum houses outstanding collections of art, sculpture, coins,
armor, musical instruments, and more. The balance of the day is free
to enjoy Vienna at your own pace.
Day 4, to Budapest, Thursday
Travel into Hungary and on to Budapest. The afternoon is free to
explore the “Paris of the East,” browse in the shops, snack on a tasty
slice of cherry strudel, sip a fine Hungarian wine, or perhaps join one
of the optional excursions available.
Day 5, in Budapest, Friday
Set on opposite banks of the Danube River, the former cities of
Buda and Pest are linked by a series of graceful bridges. A morning
sightseeing tour includes views of the Parliament building, seat of
the National Assembly; Vaci Utca, a pedestrian street lined with
shops and restaurants; Heroes’ Square with the Millennium Column,
a 118-foot-high Corinthian column topped with a statue of the
archangel Gabriel, and the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier. The balance
of the day is at leisure.
Day 6, in Budapest, Saturday
Your sightseeing tour this morning focuses on the Castle Hill area.
You’ll visit the 13th-century
, then see the Royal Palace. Your afternoon is free to do
some last-minute shopping, explore more of the city or just relax.
Tonight, relish dinner and entertainment in a typical Csarda, or tavern,
Day 7, depart Budapest, Sunday
After breakfast you will be transferred to the airport for your flight
ФФ First class hotels, rooms with private facilities
ФФ Breakfast daily and 2 dinners
ФФ Airport arrival and departure transfers
ФФ Touring by modern air-conditioned motor coach
ФФ Professional Tour Director throughout
ФФ Luggage handling
ФФ Whisper technology enhanced touring
ФФ Service charges and hotel taxes
ФФ Heurigen dinner in Vienna
ФФ Strauss & Mozart Concert in Vienna
ФФ Farewell dinner with entertainment in typical Csarda
restaurant in Budapest
Sightseeing Tours Included:
Hilton Vienna (SF)
Intercontinental Hotel (DLX)
PER PERSON IN TWIN:
SINGLE ROOM SUPPLEMENT: $613