16 days 15 nights
Tour Route: Austria – Slovenia – Croatia – Bosnia & Herzegovina – Hungary – Slovakia – Poland – Czech Republic
April 15 to May 2, 2024
Departure from Manila
Explore Vienna's historic center, including St. Stephen's Cathedral, Hofburg Palace, and the Vienna State Opera.
HOTEL NAME: VIENNA 4* or similar
Take a day trip from Vienna to Mariazell, a famous pilgrimage site in the Austrian Alps. Visit the Mariazell Basilica and explore the charming town. Return to Vienna in the evening and have dinner at a local restaurant.
Depart Vienna for Lake Bled in Slovenia. Enjoy the scenic beauty of Lake Bled and visit (optional) Bled Castle for stunning views. Free time for lunch by the lake and try the famous Bled Cream Cake. Continue to Ljubljana, Slovenia's capital, and check-in to your hotel. Explore Ljubljana's Old Town and the Ljubljana Castle.
Depart from Ljubljana and head to Marija Bistrica, a significant pilgrimage site in Croatia. Visit the Shrine of the Black Madonna and the Basilica of St. Mary of Bistrica. Continue to Zagreb and check-in to your hotel. Explore Zagreb's Upper Town and Lower Town, including Ban Jelačić Square and St. Mark's Church.
Leave Zagreb and drive to Lake Balaton, the largest lake in Central Europe, in Hungary. Enjoy some leisure time at the lake. Continue to Budapest and check-in to your hotel.
Spend the day exploring Budapest's attractions, such as Buda Castle, Fisherman's Bastion, and Matthias Church. Visit the Hungarian Parliament Building from outside and Heroes' Square.
Depart from Budapest for Bratislava, the capital of Slovakia. Check-in to your hotel and explore the charming Old Town. Visit Bratislava Castle for panoramic views of the city and the Danube River.
Leave Bratislava and travel to Krakow, Poland. Visit the historic Wawel Castle and the nearby Wawel Cathedral. Explore the Main Market Square in the Old Town, with its iconic Cloth Hall and St. Mary's Basilica.
Take a day trip to Wieliczka Salt Mine, a UNESCO World Heritage site. Visit the Underground Chambers and learn about the History of Salt Mining. Continue to Wadowice, the birthplace of Pope John Paul II, and visit his family home. Return to Krakow and enjoy the evening at leisure.
Embark on a day trip to the Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial and Museum to learn about the Holocaust. Visit Lagiewniki to see the Divine Mercy Sanctuary. Return to Krakow and spend the rest of the day at your own pace.
Depart Krakow for Brno, the second-largest city in the Czech Republic. En route, stop in Katowice for a short visit. Check-in to your hotel in Brno and explore the city's sights.
Take a day trip to Cesky Krumlov, a fairytale-like town with a stunning castle. Wander through the medieval streets and enjoy the riverside scenery. Continue to Ceske Budejovice and check-in to your hotel.
Explore Ceske Budejovice's Historic Center and the famous Black Tower. Depart for Prague, the capital city of the Czech Republic. Check-in to your hotel in Prague and enjoy the evening exploring the city.
Spend the day visiting Prague's iconic landmarks, such as Prague Castle and Charles Bridge. Explore the Old Town Square, Astronomical Clock, and the Jewish Quarter.
After breakfast, free until check-out and transfer to airport for return flight
Yes. Round trip airfare is included
Our European tours are budget-friendly and tours are based on SIC (seat in coach) with other passengers. Hotels are 3-star and 4-star and are mostly located outside the city center