Grand Central and Eastern Europe Tour Part II
From Royal Krakow to Royal Prague
11 June- 17 June 2024
Embark on a captivating journey through Poland and the Czech Republic! Delve into the royal charm of Krakow, and witness the profound history at Auschwitz. Venture to Olomouc, the hidden Baroque perle, and Kutna Hora’s captivating Ossuary. Conclude with a mesmerizing tour through Prague’s bridges or get lost in one of its narrow alleys (don’t worry, we’ll find you).This tour blends the popular with the unexpected. All admissions included!
Max group size: 30
Operated in: English
Tour ID: Grand2406-2
Price: € 858/Person based on twin/double occupancy
Price per day: 123 €
Places you will see
Day 1 : Arrival to Krakow
Arrival to Krakow. Individual transfer to the hotel. Meet your guide in the evening.
Day 2: Guided Tour Krakow, the Royal City of Poland
During today’s city tour we will be closely introduced to the magical city of Krakow. The bus drives us around the city; the centre, however, is accessible on foot only. The crown jewel of the Krakow architecture – the Wawel castle incl. the Wawel Cathedral, tightly connected with John Paull II – reminds us of its royal history. After the tour we will have free time to hunt for lunch and explore Krakow individually.
Accommodation: Krakow, Poland
Day 3: Guided Tour Concentration Camp Auschwitz– a cruel MUST-SEE; Transfer to Olomouc, Transfer 250 km
Visiting Auschwitz, the former concentration camp from WW II, is a shocking experience. We will visit both camps, Auschwitz I and Auschwitz II. We will then move to the Czech Republic and spend the night in the (predominantly) Baroque city of Olomouc.
Accommodation: Olomouc/Czech Republic
Day 4: Orientation Tour Olomouc - the unknown Baroque Pearl, Kutna Hora - Visit of fascinating Ossuary, Transfer 220 km
This morning we will stroll along the magnificent boroque streets and squares of Olomouc – the most beautifil city in the Czech Republic according to the Lonely Planet Guide. It hides the Holy Trinity Column (UNESCO Sight) which is the largest group of baroque statues within a single sculptural monument in Central Europe and the Municipal House which has served its original purpose for more than 600 years now with its unique Astronomical Clock which reflects the ideology of the socialist era, and much more. From Olomouc we will set off to another admirable historical city – Kutna Hora. Before that we will have lunch in a popular highway restaurant with a huge choice of everything. Today’s last stop will later be a fascinating ossuary in Sedlec. Can you guess why they used dead people’s bones as a church decoration?
Accommodation: Kutna Hora, Czech Republic
Day 5: Guided Tour Kutna Hora, Guided Tour Prague, Part I, Transfer 85 km
Morning sightseeing of Kutna Hora – the town once among the most important silver mining towns in Middle Age Europe, nowadays a precious historical site placed on the UNESCO list.
From Kutna Hora we will continue to Prague, where we will see the first part of this city of hundred spires – the castle area and the Little Quarter.
Accommodation: Prague, Czech Republic
Day 6: Guided Tour Prague, Part II
In the morning we will finish our Prague city tour by crossing the 14th century Charles Bridge and reaching the Old Town square with the famous astronomical clock, which was first mentioned already at the beginning of the 15th century. Our tour will end at the Wenceslas square – the artery of Prague´s social and cultural life.
Accommodation: Prague, Czech Republic
Day 7: Departure
After breakfast individual departure
What is included
Accommodation in double/twin/single rooms in 3-4∗ hotels
– 6x breakfast
English speaking tour leader and English speaking local guides;
It means that everywhere there is a guided tour in the itinerary included you will be accompanied by a local licensed English speaking guide who will give you a deep insight into the history and the life in the area.
– all in-land bus transfers
– public transport according to the program – Prague
Additional Services Included
Guided Tours – Krakow, Auschwitz, Kutna Hora, Prague
Orientation Tour – Olomouc
Admission fees: Ossuary in Sedlec, Road of Silver in Kutna Hora
Audio Guide Head Set during the tours
Your insurance is not included in the price of the tour. We strongly advice you to obtain adequate and appropriate insurance cover for your tour including health insurance.
You should know
Poland – PLN – Polski Zloty
Czech Republic – CZK – Czech Crown
Weather at this time of year is usually warm and sunny, up to 30° C or even more. However, it can also be rainy and the temperatures can go down to about 15° C exceptionally. Though, you mostly need summer cloths, we recommend to bring a jacket or an anorak, too.
The tour is not very demanding in terms of physical requirements or health conditions. However, please take in account that city sightseeings can require 2 – 3 hours of walking, exceptionally longer.
The countries you are going to travel are part of the Schengen zone. It means you only need single visa (if needed at all) to enter the Schengen zone. It is responsibility of the customer to find out if he/she needs visa to enter Schengen zone. Should you need any help, pls. feel free to contact us.
The price of the tour is payable in one instalment to be paid latest 60 days prior to the departure. This instalment also includes the Non-refundable Booking Fee in the amount of 180 EUR. Further information on payment and cancellation conditions can be found in the General Terms and Conditions
Got any questions?
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