Three Capital Cities Tour 2014 – Vienna, Budapest & Bratislava
Take a trip to Central Europe’s capital cities of Austria, Hungary and Slovakia! Compare and contrast the cities of Vienna, Budapest and Bratislava with their Habsburg influences, fine dining and wide choice of excellent museums!
Dates: March 14 – 17, 2014
• Travel by executive coach
• 2 nights’ accommodation in Budapest
• Breakfast buffet x2
• Tour with a local professional tour guide in Budapest
• Bratislava City Walking Tour
• Hotel taxes and service charges
Day 1 (Fri. March 14, 2014)
Depart at 04:00 am and travel along the motorway by brand new bus to VIENNA in Austria. Around 9:30 am arrive in Vienna. Free 6 hours to explore the Hapsburg city of Vienna or book optional excursions (see below). Visit Gothic St Stephen’s Cathedral, the grand Museum Quarter, Hofburg Imperial Palace and the Spanish Riding School. Take a ride on the Prater Ferris Wheel and stroll through the wonderful Baroque gardens of Schonbrunn Palace. Indulge in a coffee or try the signature dish, Wiener Schnitzel, in a buzzing beer garden! Continue the coach journey to BUDAPEST in Hungary. Check into the hotel for 2 nights, before spending the evening at your leisure.
Day 2 (Sat. March 15, 2014)
Free day to explore Budapest or join our City Tour by bus from 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm. Competent tour guide will give you a privileged view behind the scenes and share their special knowledge about attractions and memorable stories about the history of Budapest!
Note: the panoramic city tour will make stops at the sites for photos, but it will not allow enough time to enter these places for tours, etc.
The evening/night will remain for you to spend as you will.
Day 3 (Sun. March 16, 2014)
Breakfast at the hotel, late check-out at 12:00 noon before setting of for Slovakia’s capital BRATISLAVA. Around 3 PM arrive in Bratislava. Free 8 hours to explore Bratislava or join our walking tour for 2 hours and 15 Minutes. Compared with other European cities, Bratislava may at first appear relatively unimpressive. However, dig a little deeper and find that Bratislava’s Old Town is simply rich in culture. The city has elegant buildings, churches, cathedrals and fine restaurants that rival any in Europe!
Travel back at 11:00 pm overnight Sunday to arrive Monday morning in Netzaberg.
Day 4 (Mon. March 17, 2014)
Arrive in Netzaberg around 7 am
• Visit Stephen’s Cathedral in Vienna
• Ride on the Prater Ferris Wheel
• Taste Wiener Schnitzel in Vienna
• Explore elegant buildings in Bratislava
• Stroll along the banks of the Danube
• Let Gypsy violinists serenade
Regular Price: 249E per adult (double occupancy), 130E per child (3-11), 10E per child under 3
Single room supplement: 35€ per night
Registration deadline: March 2, 2014
SPECIAL OFFER: Book this trip by January 31 for only 219E!
*Child discount is based on full price of trip.
(1) Vienna Hop on Hop off
See Vienna in a completely new and relaxing way with the HOP ON HOP OFF bus tour. Set your own pace, get on and off at any of the stops, as often as you wish. Shop, see sights, have fun and create your own tour. Enjoy the City Tour and see every major sightseeing attraction of Vienna.
Price adults/children: € 15,-/€ 9,-
A child ticket is valid for children aged between 5 and 15 years inclusive. Children under 5 years of age may travel free of charge.
(2) Budapest Hop on Hop off
Ticket validity period: 24 hours
Number of stops: 14
Price for adults: 18.30 Euro
Price for students: 16.40 Euro
Children up to 12: 15.30 Euro
Children 0-6 years old : Free
Note: 15 March is a Public Holiday in Hungary!