Private Tour to Prague, Vienna & Budapest

Private Tour to Prague, Vienna & Budapest

Budapest Parliament building
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Vienna Parliament building
Prague, Czech Republic
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Trip Overview

Get an insight of the heritage of three incredible countries, the Czech Republic, Austria and Hungary and spend 10 days exploring the capitals, castles and palaces. Immerse yourself in the architectural beauty of Prague, Vienna and Budapest, and take day trips to the Bohemian UNESCO-listed Kutna Hora countryside, discover the royal Schonbrunn palace and Vienna woods, as well as the historical town of Eger.

Tour type:
Private tour
Tour rating:
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Day-by-Day

Day 1

Arrival to Prague

Welcome to the fairy-tale capital of the Czech Republic - Prague! Upon arrival, you are met by your private driver at the airport and transferred to your neat Prague hotel for check-in. The rest of the day is at your leisure.

 

Day 2

Prague City Tour

Following breakfast, you embark on a 4-hour voyage of discovery into the Old Town with your private guide who shows you the most magnificent city sights.

You walk the famous Royal Route, originally used for the king's coronation procession, and see the Municipal House, the Gothic Tyn Cathedral, the Cubist House at the Black Madonna and the Old Town Hall tower with its legendary Astronomical clock. Then you explore Parizska street modeled after a Parisian boulevard, Josefov area - the former Jewish ghetto, the Rudolfinum concert hall and the famous Charles Bridge with the splendid Prague Castle (no entrance included). Fee for public transport to travel between the sites with your guide is included.

After the tour, you return to your hotel. You have the evening free to enjoy Prague at leisure.

 

Day 3

Kutna Hora Tour

In the morning you enjoy your breakfast, meet your private guide and driver at the hotel lobby and embark on a 6-hour tour to magnificent Kutna Hora.

Following a 1.5 hour ride through the beautiful Bohemian countryside, you reach the stunning town of Kutna Hora. This UNESCO World Cultural Heritage Site gained excessive wealth thanks to its prosperous silver mines and became the second most important town in the Kingdom of Bohemia, after Prague.

During the tour, you see all of the key medieval and Baroque monuments, including the former central royal mint, the interior of St. Barbara’s Cathedral, as well as the nearby All Saints Ossuary (Bone Church) which is famous for its elaborate decorations made of human bones.

After the tour, you return back to Prague and have the rest of the day at your leisure.

 

Day 4

Train to Vienna

Today after breakfast you check out from your hotel and meet your private driver in the hotel lobby. Then you are transferred to the railway station to take a train to Vienna.

  • Note: you may extend your stay in Prague and have optional day-tour to Karlovy Vary. Please, contact your travel specialist for the details.
  • Optional trip: Day Tour to Karlovy Vary

Explore the town of Karlovy Vary, a charming spa town, is a popular tourist destination, during your 9-hour guided tour. To reach it you are driven about 2.5 hours to the west from Prague. During the tour, you explore all the must-sees including Park Colonnade, Chateau Gate and Grandhotel Pupp, which appeared in the James Bond movie in 2006.

After about 4 hours of the train ride (1st class train tickets are included), you arrive in the European capital of music. Your private driver picks you up at the station and transfers to the hotel in the very heart of the city.

The rest of the day is free for you to either relax or start exploring glorious Vienna on your own.

 

Day 5

Vienna Sightseeing

Following breakfast at the hotel, your guide takes you on a 3-hour walking tour through the downtown area of Vienna.

You start at the State Opera House and walk through the Kärntnerstrasse, a shopping street in the pedestrian zone of the city center, to St. Stephen’s Cathedral. You continue your walk along the Graben and the Kohlmarkt, a very exquisite shopping area, to Imperial Palace Hofburg, the former winter residence of the Habsburgs. It now houses the Imperial Apartments, Sisi Museum, Imperial Silver Chamber, Austrian National Library and much more.

The next on your list is Ring avenue with its numerous magnificent buildings, such as the Museums of Fine Art and National History, the Parliament, the City Hall and the Burgtheater, to name a few. During the tour, you also see Neuer Markt and the Capuchin monastery.

After the tour, you return to your hotel and have the rest of the day free. In the evening you can enjoy optional concert 'Sounds of Vienna'.

  • Optional activity: Concert 'Sound of Vienna', Vienna

Enjoy world famous Vienna classical music in the very place where Johann Strauss himself used to direct his orchestra! In the evening you are invited to a fantastic music concert performed by the Salonorchester Alt Wien, one of the best-known interpreters of classical Viennese music. The event is held in the magnificent Lanner Hall of the Kursalon, built in the 1860s in Renaissance style.

 

Day 6

Schonbrunn Palace & Vienna Woods Exploration

Today after breakfast your guide and driver take you on a 6-hour touring program around the most significant sites around Vienna.

The first on your list is magnificent Schonbrunn Palace, the former summer royal residence, that gives you a historical impression of the glorious imperial times. A highlight is a guided inside visit to the showrooms of the Palace.

You continue your way to the Vienna Woods, which are the most eastern foothills of the Alps. Together with your guide, you explore the exteriors of Liechtenstein castle. You proceed to Heiligenkreuz, which is the abbey of greatest significance in Austria, managed by the Order of Cistercians.

Then you are driven through the Helenental valley to Baden, the Roman city connected with names like Beethoven, Mozart and Strauss. On the way, you enjoy the views of the Seegrotte, a former mine with the largest underground lake in Europe.

After the visit to Baden, you return back to Vienna through the vineyards of Gumpoldskirchen and Modling. The rest of the day is at your own leisure.

 

Day 7

Train to Budapest

Today you check-out from Vienna hotel and your private driver takes you to the station to board a train to Budapest (1st class train tickets are included).

  • Note: you may extend your stay in Vienna and have optional day-tour to Wachau Valley & Wine Tasting. Please, contact your travel specialist for the details.
  • Optional tour: Tour to Wachau Valley & Wine Tasting

Together with your private guide and driver embark on a fascinating 8-hour day tour to the Wachau Valley, a wine area with vineyards on terraces. Make the first stop in Melk Abbey, one of the most significant baroque buildings in Austria with its splendidly decorated church and its particularly noteworthy library. Then you head for Vinothek where a wine tasting at a local wine producer is offered for you. After the tour, you return back to your Vienna hotel.

Upon arrival, after about 2 hours 20 minutes of the train ride, you are transferred to the centrally-located hotel for check-in. The rest of the day is free to start exploring the charming capital of Hungary on your own.

 

Day 8

Budapest City Tour

Today after breakfast you enjoy a 3-hour guided walking tour around the main Budapest attractions.

At first, you see the Opera House and take a short ride on the Millennium metro. You walk through Heroes' Square and City Park to see the splendid Vajdahunyad Castle, stroll through Andrassy Boulevard and enjoy the beauty of the St. Stephen's Basilica. Then you head down to the Danube River embankment, which offers breathtaking views of Gellert and Buda Hills. Finally crossing the Chain Bridge you appear at the Buda Castle District, where you have some time to wander through its cobbled streets and explore the exteriors of Royal Castle. Fee for public transport to travel between the sites with your guide is included.

The highlight of the tour is entering the amazing attractions of the Castle District - the Matthias Church and Fisherman's Bastion.

After the tour, you return back to your hotel. The rest of the day is free to stroll down the streets of this magnificent city at leisure or to enjoy optional river Danube boat cruise.

  • Optional tour: River Danube Boat Cruise, Budapest

In the evening your guide-driver meets you in the hotel lobby and takes you on a public boat ride on Danube river to get a unique perspective of the city at night. You experience an hour panoramic boat ride during which you see the walls of the Royal Palace, the Parliament, the bridges, and other magnificent sights all bathed in light. A drink is included in the price.

 

Day 9

Eger Sightseeing & Wine Tasting

Today early in morning after breakfast you meet your private guide and driver and start your 8-hour tour. After about 1.5 hours of the car ride, you arrive in magical Eger, a historical town in Eastern Hungary.

During the city tour, you make a visit to a fortress of Eger. The fortress is an important symbol of the heroism of Hungarian defenders who successfully beat back the overwhelming Ottoman army in the 16th century.

After the tour of Eger you have some time for lunch and then proceed to a nearby 'Valley of the Beautiful Women', which keeps more than 600 years old tradition of making the delicious red wines. You learn about the wine-making process and experience a 5-tier wine tasting in one of the 200 family run wine cellars located there.

After the tour, you return to your hotel in Budapest.

 

Day 10

Departure from Budapest

This is the final day of your tour. Today your driver takes you to the airport for your flight back home. We hope you enjoyed your European tour and the charming cities you have explored!

  • Note: you may extend your stay in Budapest and have optional day-tour to Szentendre. Please, contact your travel specialist for details.
  • Optional trip: Tour to Szentendre

Embark on a 4-hour trip to the picturesque town of Szentendre, which sits on the bank of the Danube on the north of Budapest. The city is famous for the well-preserved 18th-century Baroque townscape, galleries and museums. Discover the main sights of the city during a guided city tour and have some free time to enjoy the handicraft shops, stroll along the Danube river or visit some of the local art galleries (no entrances are included).


Hotels

9 nights in centrally-located 4-star hotels

  • Free WiFi
  • Gym
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service

Always included:

  • Central location close to major sights
  • Buffet breakfasts
  • Free WiFi
  • Spacious beds

  • Accommodation at remarkable centrally located 4-star hotels in Prague, Vienna and Budapest; 
  • Delicious breakfasts at your hotels;
  • Airport transfers and all transportation according to the itinerary;
  • 1st class train tickets: Prague - Vienna and Vienna - Budapest;
  • Sightseeing tours with private professional English-speaking guides in Prague, Kutna Hora, Vienna, Schönbrunn Palace, Vienna Woods, Budapest and Eger;
  • Entrance tickets to St. Barbara Cathedral, All Saints Ossuary, Schönbrunn Palace, Matthias Church, Fisherman's Bastion and Eger Fortress;
  • Wine tasting at Valley of the Beautiful Women;
  • All tourist fees & taxes, including tourist city taxes;
  • Emergency line support during the trip.

Not included: international flights, other meals not mentioned in the program, optional tours and services, all personal expenses, gratitudies.

Tour Highlights

  • Guided city tours of three capitals: Prague, Vienna and Budapest
  • Day tour of Kutna Hora
  • A guided tour of Schonbrunn Palace
  • A visit to Vienna Woods
  • A visit to the Castle District
  • Wine tasting at 'Valley of the Beautiful Women'

What to Know

  • It's always best to withdraw some cash in local currency before your departure. You will need Hungarian Forints for your time in Budapest, Czech Koruna for Prague and Euros for Vienna
  • Tipping in all of the capitals is commonly expected. Visitors are often expected to tip at least 10% in Prague, 5-15% in Vienna and 10-15% in Budapest
  • You will be walking quite a bit during your sightseeing tours, so make sure to bring comfortable shoes

Dates & Rates

Package type Price
Friends trip: 4+ travelers
based on double occupancy
$3,382
Deposit $677
Regular package
based on double occupancy
$3,952
Deposit $791
View all dates
Package type Price
Friends trip: 4+ travelers
based on double occupancy
$3,382
Deposit $677
Regular package
based on double occupancy
$3,952
Deposit $791

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