Imperial Capitals - Prague, Vienna & Budapest

  • 9 & 12 Day Tours
  • 16 to 18 Sights Visited
  • 3 to 4 Star Rating

Day 1

Local departure by coach or Door-to-Door service, then onwards to Belgium for an overnight stay.

On coach holidays of 7 days’ duration or more and Single Traveller coach holidays, you don’t even have to think about getting to your local joining point.

If you live within 20 miles of one of our free joining point, we’ll pick you up from your home and take you to meet your transfer coach, then return you back home at the end of your holiday. On European coach holidays of 7 days' or more, the cost of this is just £30 per booking each way (Up to 4 people per booking).

If you live a little further afield, you can also take advantage of this convenient option for an additional charge

Please note: If you would like to take up the Door-to-Door service, you will need to call our reservations team as it is not possible to book this service online.

Day 2

Continue to Prague for a two-night stay.

  • Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

Day 3 - Prague

Included day in Prague, the elegant Czech capital. Our optional, guided walking tour (included on Silver Service and Luxuria) introduces the splendid architecture of Prague Old Town, the world’s largest UNESCO site. You can also join an optional cruise along the majestic Vltava River taking you past spectacular views of the famous sights of the city.

  • Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

Prague

Day 4 - Bratislava

We leave Prague and, en route to Budapest for a two-night stay, make an included visit to Bratislava, with its exquisitely renovated centre of Baroque palaces, fountains and romantic streets. Tonight you can enjoy an optional ‘Budapest by Night’ excursion.

  • Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

Budapest

Bratislava

Day 5 - Budapest

A full day to discover the Hungarian capital at leisure. Our optional, guided sightseeing tour captures many sights including the Fisherman’s Bastion, the Royal Palace, Parliament Building and St. Stephen’s Basilica. Beginning with a drive to Gellért Hill, we then cross the famous Chain Bridge and travel on to the Pest district, passing Heroes Square and ending at the Buda Castle district.

  • Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

St. Stephen’S Basilica

Royal Palace

Gellert-Hill

Fishermans-Bastion

Chain-Bridge

Budapest

Day 6 - Györ and Schönbrunn Palace Gardens

En route to the Vienna Woods/Stockerau area for a two-night stay, we visit Györ, one of the best-preserved examples of a Hungarian Renaissance and Baroque town. We continue to Schönbrunn Palace in Vienna, where the gardens and park will take you into a world of Baroque culture (palace entrance is at extra cost).

  • Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

Györ

Schönbrunn Palace

Day 7 - Vienna

Included day in Vienna which has a fascinating heritage as the centre of the Habsburg Empire. Our optional, guided sightseeing tour will introduce the principal sights, including the Hofburg Palace, the Parliament Building, the Opera House, National Theatre and the City Hall. We see the house where Johann Strauss composed the Blue Danube Waltz before crossing the Danube to see the United Nations complex, then pass the famous Prater Wheel before returning to the centre.

  • Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

Hofburg Palace

Vienna Parliament Building

Vienna Opera House

Vienna National Theatre

Vienna

Day 8

To Belgium for an overnight stay.

  • Included meals: Breakfast

Day 9

Return home.

  • Included meals: Breakfast

Day 1

Local departure by coach or Door-to-Door service, then onwards to Belgium for an overnight stay.

On coach holidays of 7 days’ duration or more and Single Traveller coach holidays, you don’t even have to think about getting to your local joining point.

If you live within 20 miles of one of our free joining point, we’ll pick you up from your home and take you to meet your transfer coach, then return you back home at the end of your holiday. On European coach holidays of 7 days' or more, the cost of this is just £30 per booking each way (Up to 4 people per booking).

If you live a little further afield, you can also take advantage of this convenient option for an additional charge

Please note: If you would like to take up the Door-to-Door service, you will need to call our reservations team as it is not possible to book this service online.

Day 2

To Prague for a three-night stay.

  • Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

Day 3 - Prague

Included day in Prague, the elegant Czech capital. Our optional (included on Silver Service) guided walking tour introduces the splendid architecture of Prague Old Town, the world’s largest UNESCO site. You can also join an optional cruise along the majestic Vltava River taking you past spectacular views of the famous sights of the city.

  • Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

Prague

Day 4 - Prague Castle

Enhance you Czech adventure with an unforgettable optional excursion discovering the secrets of this intriguing city/ Accompanied by our local guide, we travel by coach to Prague Castle, the largest medieval castle in Europe. We take a stroll through the courtyards viewing the exterior of the imposing St. Vitus Cathedral and walk to the main parade entrance where the soldiers stand guard and take in the lovely views of the city. We then continue by coach to the Strahov Monastery for the best views of the Old Town and also to sample a glass of special beer from the monks' own brewery.

  • Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

Prague

Prague-Castle

Day 5 - Bratislava

We leave Prague and en route to Budapest for a three-night stay, make an included visit to Bratislava, with its exquisitely renovated centre of Baroque palaces, fountains and romantic streets. Tonight you can enjoy an optional 'Budapest by Night' excursion

  • Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

Bratislava

Day 6 - Budapest

A full day to discover the Hungarian capital at leisure. Our optional, guided sightseeing tour captures many sights including the Fisherman’s Bastion, the Royal Palace, Parliament Building and St. Stephen’s Basilica. Beginning with a drive to Gellért Hill, we then cross the famous Chain Bridge and travel on to the Pest district, passing Heroes Square and ending at the Buda Castle district.

  • Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

St. Stephen’S Basilica

Royal Palace

Fishermans-Bastion

Chain-Bridge

Parliament

Budapest

Day 7 - Danube Bend

Optional excursion to the ‘Danube Bend’ exploring Old Hungary, beginning with a visit to Esztergom and its magnificent basilica. We continue to Visegrad, viewing the old fortifications, then Szentendre where you can enjoy typical Hungarian food and walk the narrow streets where traditional handicrafts are sold.

  • Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

River Danube

Day 8 - Györ

En route to the Vienna Woods/Stockerau area for a two-night stay, we visit Györ, one of the best-preserved examples of a Hungarian Renaissance and Baroque town. We continue to Schönbrunn Palace in Vienna, where the gardens and park will take you into a world of Baroque culture (palace entrance is at extra cost).

  • Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

Györ

Schönbrunn Palace

Day 9 - Vienna

Included day in Vienna which has a fascinating heritage as the centre of the Habsburg Empire. Our optional, guided sightseeing tour will introduce the principal sights, including the Hofburg Palace, the Parliament Building, the Opera House, National Theatre and the City Hall. We see the house where Johann Strauss composed the Blue Danube Waltz before crossing the Danube to see the United Nations complex, then pass the famous Prater Wheel before returning to the centre.

  • Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

Hofburg Palace

Vienna Parliament Building

Vienna Opera House

Vienna

Day 10 - Salzburg

To Salzburg then southern Bavaria or the Austrian Tyrol for an overnight stay.

  • Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

Salzburg

Day 11

To Belgium for an overnight stay.

  • Included meals: Breakfast

Day 12

Return home.

  • Included meals: Breakfast

Prices are per person, based on two sharing.

Extras: optional excursions; single room supplement £189 (9 days), £229 (12 days); travel insurance from £47.95 (9 days), £49.95 (12 days). 



FAQ's about our tours

Certain excursions are included in the price of your holiday. If you choose not to go on an included excursion, for whatever reason, no refunds will be made.
Yes, you will receive one with your Travel Documents, which are sent 7-10 days before departure.
We believe that our holidays may not be suitable for children under 8 years old (except for Disneyland Paris bookings) however, we will consider individual requests on application. Customers aged 18 and under at the time of travel must be accompanied by an adult, parent or guardian aged over 18 years old.
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We do have holidays that are suitable for wheelchair users, however the person using the wheelchair will need to be able to get on and off the coach if a coach tour is booked. Our coaches are not suitable for someone who is wheelchair reliant as we can only take folding wheelchairs that are stored in the luggage compartment.

We cannot guarantee that assistance will be available for the disabled person / wheelchair user and such bookings will only be accepted if that person is travelling with an able-bodied person who is fully able to attend to the needs of his/her co-traveller.

Passengers travelling by Eurostar in standard class seats must be able to walk 200 yards (183 metres) unaided. Please note; only collapsible wheelchairs are permitted on board standard class Eurostar coaches, as these must be stored in the luggage storage areas. Any passengers who are wheelchair reliant are required to be allocated in the 'Standard Premier' coaches where wheelchair user spaces are located. As these spaces are limited to 1 per train you must advise us immediately if you require them in order that we can reserve with Eurostar.

Excursions on our tours visit places of interest and public buildings. These may not be able to accommodate people with walking difficulties and wheelchair access may not be available. Excursions which include sightseeing tours may involve walking long distances and sometimes over cobbled or uneven surfaces.

The accommodation we use on our tours may not have ground floor rooms and in some instances lifts will not always be available. Occasionally access to your hotel may involve walking distances from the coach park and some hotels have a flight of steps to the Reception.

It is very important that checks are made with regard to the suitability of a tour for you prior to you make any booking with us.