Prague-Vienna-Budapest by train

Prague - Vienna - Budapest - 8 nights/9 days - the Imperial Cities

1. day – PRAGUE

Welcome to Prague and the Czech Republic.  Your driver will pick you up at the Prague airport and take you to your centrally located hotel in Prague.Rest of your day is at leisure.

2. day – PRAGUEhalf day
After breakfast, your private guide and car with driver will meet you and take you on your tour of Prague.  Parts are still on foot since the oldest parts are not accessible to vehicles, and therefore we suggest comfortable walking shoes.  You will see the Prague Castle courtyards and go inside the St. Vitus Cathedral, walk over the famous Charles Bridge founded in 1357 on July 9, at 5:31, the Jewish Quarter from the outside, Old Town Square, the Astronomical Clock, Wenceslas Square and much more.  For the afternoon, may we suggest visiting the Jewish Quarter sites from the inside.  They are open every day with the exception of Saturdays and Jewish Holidays.  Your guide will be happy to help with more information and any further suggestions.

3. day – PRAGUEoptional tour to Cesky Krumlov
Today is at your leisure to explore on your own or take an optional tour to Cesky Krumlov, the second most beautiful town in the Czech Republic after Prague.

4. day – PRAGUE – VIENNA
Your driver will take you to the train station and help you locate the right platform of your train to Vienna today.  Your midmorning train takes you through Moravia, the second of 3 Czech states (Bohemia, Moravia, Silesia).  It takes just short of 5 hours.  There is a restaurant car on your train.  In Vienna, your private driver picks you up from the platform and takes you to your centrally located hotel.  Rest of your day is at leisure.

5. day – VIENNA City Tour – half day
Beautiful Vienna awaits you today.  Your private guide will take you on a walking tour of this magnificent city.  You will see the Ring Road with all it’s old buildings such as the Palace of Justice, the neo-gothic City Hall, the Votive Church, the Opera House,  the Museum Quarter, the Hofburg – the winter residence of the Habsburgs, the shopping street Kaertnerstrasse, visit the St. Stevens Cathedral and much more.  In the afternoon, we suggest visiting the Schoenbrunn Palace, the summer residence of the Habsburgs or visit the Hofburgs Schatzkammer with it’s incredible jewelry and royal crowns.

6. day – VIENNA
Today is left for you to explore on your own.  We will be happy to make suggestions or you can ask your local guide.

Your driver will meet you at your hotel and take you to the train station, helping you to find the right platform for your train ride to Budapest.  Your midmorning train ride takes a little under  3 hours.  In Budapest, you are met again on the platform of your train and taken to your hotel in the city center.  Rest of your day is at leisure.

8. DAY – BUDAPEST City Tour - half day
Your city tour today is with a private guide and car and includes St. Stevens Cathedral visit, the Parliament – probably the most ornate building on your entire trip (a reservation will be made for you to go inside), the Jewish Quarter with it’s second largest synagogue in the world, after New York, the Fishermans Bastion and much more.  Visiting the synagogue is possible during it’s opening hours (it’s closed during Sabbath – Saturdays and Jewish Holidays).  In the afternoon, walk the famous Vaci Uta, the shopping street of Budapest or see the Church in the Wall.  Your private guide will be happy to make further suggestions.

9. DAY – BUDAPEST Departure Transfer
Your driver will take you to the Ferihegy airport of Budapest for your departure.


- 8 nights in hotels 3* or 4*, you choose
- Breakfast every day
- All transfers - private (only you and your driver) - train stations and airports
- Train tickets 2nd class if you choose 3* hotels and 1st class if you choose 4* hotels between Prague and Vienna, Vienna and Budapest.
- Private city tour in Prague, Vienna and Budapest - only you and your professional, English speaking guide
- Hotel and other taxes

Entrance fees are additional and payable by you directly.  This way you pay only for that what you actually visit.  The anticipated amount is about EUR 150 per person. 


3* hotels, 2nd class train ticket with seat assignment - EUR 1,820 per person, based on double occupancy

4* hotels, 1st class train ticket with seat asignment - EUR 2,475 per person, based on double occupancy

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