This tour is a magnificent journey through the former Habsburg Empire. It starts and ends in Munich with an orientation of the city. Along the way, you will overnight in Prague, Budapest, Vienna, and Salzburg.
You will enjoy guided sightseeing of the must-see attractions: in Prague, visiting the 1000-year-old Hradčany Castle grounds, the largest castle complex in the world, and the Astronomical Clock, built in 1410 and once the envy of all Europe; in Budapest, enjoy a panoramic view of the city from Fishermen's Bastion and visit 13th-century Matthias Coronation Church, the coronation spot of several Hungarian monarchs; and in Vienna, where, among the many sights, you’ll visit awesome St. Stephen's Cathedral, a symbol of Vienna. In Salzburg, your walking tour includes beautiful Mirabell Gardens and magnificent Residenz Square.
Spectacular scenery also awaits you on this Central Europe vacation. You'll drive through the lovely Salzkammergut Lakeland to picturesque Salzburg; and enjoy a leisurely Danube cruise with Kaffee und Kuchen (coffee and cake) along the most scenic section of the river. These special experiences—along with a visit to the famous Hofbräuhaus, Munich’s best-known beer hall dating back to 1589, and a farewell dinner at Munich's lively Ratskeller restaurant—are included by Globus to ensure your vacation is unique.
From the vibrant cities and historical sights to the special experiences, this Central Europe tour is sure to delight all of your senses. Let Globus handle the details while you sit back, relax, and enjoy this amazing experience!
Visited Countries (5): Austria, Czech Republic, Germany, Hungary, Slovakia
Visited cities (6): Bratislava, Budapest, Munich, Prague, Salzburg, Vienna
- ARRIVE IN MUNICH, GERMANY.
- MUNICH–PRAGUE, CZECH REPUBLIC.
- PRAGUE–BRATISLAVA, SLOVAKIA–BUDAPEST, HUNGARY.
- BUDAPEST–VIENNA, AUSTRIA.
- AT LEISURE IN VIENNA.
- SALZBURG–MUNICH, GERMANY.
Welcome dinner; orientation including Marienplatz;
visit the famous Hofbräuhaus; farewell dinner at the Ratskeller restaurant
Guided sightseeing, visit the Hradčany Castle grounds, see the Astronomical Clock
Visit the capital of Slovakia
Guided sightseeing, a panoramic view from Fishermen’s Bastion, visit Matthias Coronation Church
Guided sightseeing, visit St. Stephen’s Cathedral
Enjoy Kaffee und Kuchen (coffee and cake) on board
Guided walking tour, visit Mirabell Gardens and Residenz Square; a special dinner at St. Peter Stiftskeller restaurant
Hitler’s Eagle’s Nest is normally open from mid-May to end-September. Check with your Tour Director for the availability of this excursion.
Motorcoach; boat cruise. Free Wi-Fi available on your motorcoach and in most hotel lobbies.
Headsets throughout the tour.