EASTERN EUROPE

Germany, Poland, Czech Republic, Austria, Slovakia & Hungary
7 Days – 6 Countries (Tour Code : EAAU)

Day 1: LONDON – BERLIN

Arrive at Berlin airport by a short scheduled flight from London and depart for Berlin city. On arrival, be greeted by a local professional guide, on the tour see the main sights of the capital city, Brandenburg Gate, TV tower and the parliament buildings.
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Day 2: BERLIN – KRAKOW

Drive south across former Eastern Germany to Poland. Left relatively untouched after World War II, Krakow is jampacked with monuments and cultural treasures like turn of the century buildings, museums, an impressive castle and the Jewish Quarter. Walk around the Royal Castle on Wawel Hill, once the spiritual and political heart of the country, the site is now filled with tombs, chapels. Visit the massive Market Square – the buzzing heart of Poland’s oldest university town. Learn about the medieval design of the UNESCO World Heritage-listed centre, which serves up a mix of Gothic and Renaissance architecture.

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Day 3: KRAKOW – AUSCHWITZ – PRAGUE

This morning, we make a sobering stop at Auschwitz, the most infamous former Nazi concentration camp, where you will learn about one of history’s darkest moments. Visit what is left of the concentration camp, a chilling reminder of the Holocaust and the most notorious among the World War II concentration camps. We then proceed over the border and into the Czech Republic and to Prague, a beautiful and atmospheric city.

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Day 4: PRAGUE

The city itself is a UNESCO World Heritage site, with a jumble of little lanes, alleys and courtyards. On the city tour, we will see the main sights, including the old Town Square, Prague castle and Charles bridge which crosses the Vltava River. Later, you have time to shop for the famous Bohemian glass, beads or garnet and amber jewellery. In the evening enjoy a local folklore shown with dinner and wine / beer or soft drink. Breakfast Y Lunch Y Continental Dinner Y

Day 5: PRAGUE – VIENNA

Depart for Austria and to visit Vienna. On arrival in Vienna, the local guide, will introduce you to the city’s historical heritage and main sights. There’s the imperial grandeur of Schönbrunn Palace, the elegantly ornate State Opera House and St. Stephen’s Cathedral – a gothic masterpiece. In the evening enjoy the famous Gypsy show with dinner and unlimited drinks, followed by a complimentary night tour of this amazing city. Breakfast Y Continental Dinner Y

Day 6: VIENNA – BRATISLAVA – BUDAPEST

In the morning visit Schönbrunn Palace which is a former imperial residence; the 1,441-room Baroque palace is one of the most important architectural, cultural, and historical monuments in the country. Later drive to Bratislava, capital of Slovakia. Here enjoy free time at to explore the town. After continue onto the “Paris of the East”, Budapest. With two cities rolled into one, this exotic town has a bit of everything. Buda and Pest sit on different sides of the river, but brings together the stunning buildings and atmosphere that make Budapest so romantic.

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Day 7: BUDAPEST – LONDON

Get an in-depth insight into Budapest on a sightseeing tour with the local guide this morning. On the Buda side of the river, from the Fisherman’s Bastion, you’ll get a full-blown view of the city and learn about Budapest’s history. Check out the colourful Church of St. Matthias, the Royal Palace and the Chain Bridge and the Liberation Monument. Later depart for the airport for your return flight to London.

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NOTE: On occasions, due to large events, traffic, logistics and availability of reservations, it may be necessary to change / reverse the above itinerary. However all aspects of the itinerary will be covered.
Auschwitz maybe replaced with Salt Mines due to national events or availability of tickets.

Price Includes

• Return flights from London Heathrow Airport in economy class
• Ground transportation by deluxe AC coach (without WC)
• 6 Nights accommodation in a 3/4 star hotel with buffet breakfast
• 4 Indian dinners, 2 Indian lunches
• 1 local dinner with folklore show and unlimited wine/beer/ soft drinks in Prague
• 1 local dinner with Gypsy show and unlimited wine/beer/ soft drinks in Vienna
• Entrances and sightseeing as mentioned in Tour Highlights
• All tips and service charges
• Premium service of a Star Tours’ Representative
• All airport charges and applicable fuel charges
• ATOL protection fee

Tour Highlights:

GERMANY

  • Berlin guided city tour with professional guide
  • Brandenburg Gate photo stop
  • Reichstag (Parliament building – from outside)
  • Fernsehturm (TV tower)

POLAND

  • Krakow guided city tour with professional guide
  • Visit the Jewish Quarter
  • Royal Castle photo stop
  • *Visit to Auschwitz concentration camp or Salt Mines

CZECH REPUBLIC

  • Prague guided city tour with professional guide
  • Visit the Old Town Square
  • Charles Bridge
  • Prague Castle photo stop
  • Local folklore show with entrance

AUSTRIA

  •  Vienna – guided city tour with professional guide
  • Schonbrunn Palace with entrance
  • State Opera house (from outside)
  • St. Stephens Cathedral
  • Vienna Night Tour
  • Local Gypsy show with entrance

SLOVAKIA

Bratislava – free time

HUNGARY

  • Budapest guided city tour
  • See Buda (Old Town) & Pest (New Town)
  • Church of St. Matthias photo stop
  • View the Royal Palace (from outside)
  • Chain Bridge & Liberation Monument.

EARLY BIRD OFFER

• Book 10 weeks in advance and get £40 OFF per adult and child
• Book 08 weeks in advance and get £30 OFF per adult and child

Departure Dates & Prices

DEPARTURE DATES

ADULT

CHILD
(2-11 Years)

Apr–07

£1165

£925

May – 02, 23

£1165

£925

Jun – 27

£1165

£925

Jul – 20, 29

£1165

£925

Aug–08,25

£1165

£925

Price per person based on 2/3 adults sharing a room
Child 2 – 11 years must share a room with 2/3 adults
Infants 0 – 23 months price is £230 for a seat in coach only
Max occupancy per room is 3 person (excluding infants)
£75 reduction will apply for 2nd child without a bed
Single supplement will be an additional £230

Flight reduction for passengers joining in Berlin & leaving in Budapest Adult: £195 Child: £160

Additional Excursions

Prague Night Tour

Adult €15 Child Free

Tram Tour of Bratislava

Adult €10 Child Free

Pick Up Points Available

There are no pick up points available for flight tours and therefore you must travel directly to London Heathrow Airport

The Star Difference

Enjoy a traditional folklore show with beer and wine
Enjoy a complimentary night tour of Vienna
Enjoy a professional guided tour of Auschwitz
Entrance to Schonbrunn Palace is included
Enjoy a Gypsy show with wine, beer & soft drinks in Vienna