Travellers can see some of the pearls of European history with an eight-day tour visiting Berlin, Prague, Vienna and Budapest. With rich histories and some of the oldest architecture on the continent found in those cities, visitors can make the trip an unforgettable one.
The most famous sight-seeing spots include Berlin Wall’s graffitied remains and the Brandenburg Gate, a symbol of unification after the end of Cold War, Gothic churches and the medieval Astronomical Clock in Prague, Imperial palaces including Schönbrunn, the Habsburgs’ summer residence in Vienna, and Buda’s Old Town in Budapest.
The trip is completed with accommodation in modern hotels featuring a convenient location and en suite rooms accommodation.
- Comfort Hotel Lichtenberg or Mark Apart Hotel in Berlin
- Union Hotel or Louis Leger Hotel in Prague
- Boutique Hotel Donauwalzer or The Art Hotel Vienna in Vienna
- Royal Park Boutique Hotel or Mediterran Hotel in Budapest
- Outbound: flight to Berlin
- 2 nights in Berlin
- Train from Berlin to Prague
- 2 nights in Prague
- Train from Prague to Vienna
- 2 nights in Vienna
- Train from Vienna to Budapest
- 2 nights in Budapest
- Inbound: flight from Budapest back
Explore Berlin: Top Attractions Walking Tour
During this guided walking tour, travellers can learn about the history of Berlin and make the most of sightseeing, visiting some of the city’s most popular attractions like the Berlin Wall, Brandenburg Gate, the Reichstag and Checkpoint Charlie - as well as a few lesser-known locations.
Prague: One-Hour Panoramic Vltava River Cruise
This one-hour river cruise will take passengers to the Prague Castle, Charles Bridge and other renowned specific buildings. During the sightseeing cruise, travellers will receive audio information regarding the local landmarks.
Vienna: Skip-The-Line Schönbrunn Palace and Vienna City Tour
Travellers can enjoy a city tour of Vienna by bus watching buildings along the Ringstraße, the Museum of Applied Arts, Vienna State Opera, the Museum of Art History, the Austrian Parliament and many more. Take advantage of the skip-the-line tickets with a guided tour of Schönbrunn Palace.
Budapest: Skip-The-Line Széchenyi Spa Full-Day Entrance Pass
Széchenyi Spa is the largest public bath in Budapest, alluring visitors with neo-baroque features. Guests are invited to enjoy a full-day access to a selection of steam rooms, saunas, and spring-fed baths, as well as 18 indoor and outdoor pools. The ticket includes a skip-the-line entry.
Groupon’s Guide to Berlin
Famous for its many museums, galleries and a wide variety of cultural and architectural landmarks, Berlin is a popular destination amongst culture seekers. As well as offering countless sightseeing opportunities, the city has a unique nightlife scene, with many bars, clubs and live music events providing locals and tourists with entertainment throughout the year.
Shopping fans may visit designer boutiques on Kurfürstendamm, one of the most famous avenues in Berlin, or find a bargain at one of the flea markets in Mauer Park. The Cathedral, Berlin’s largest church, boasts artistic furnishings, including a Sauer organ and a 70-metre dome featuring colourful mosaics. Tourists can also head to Museum Island, a UNESCO World Heritage Site consisting of five of the city’s most important museums. Here, visitors can admire classical antiquities, excavated findings of the Near East, Islamic art and much more. Baroque gardens and art collections dating back to the 18th-century France can be admired at the Charlottenburg Palace, while nature enthusiasts may take to the nearby trails of Grunewald forest.
Groupon’s Guide To Prague
The capital city of the historic Bohemia region, Prague is one of the most popular destinations in Central Europe. Mirroring in the River Vltava, the city has been alluring visitors with numerous bridges, cathedrals, and gold-tipped towers for more than 10 centuries. Travellers can embrace the medieval charm of the city while strolling through the winding cobblestone alleyways with red slate rooftops and historic quarters of the Old Town, indulge in the panoramic views of the city from the 9th-century castle or catch a traditional puppet performance at the National Marionette Theatre. Various restaurants tempt the senses with hearty Czech cuisine and local beer, while the new town offers an array of high-fashion shops, clubs and entertainment options.
Groupon’s Guide To Vienna
Nestled on the banks of the River Danube, Vienna has a busy cultural calendar which makes it a year-round destination for globetrotters. The city of Mozart is the proud possessor of a famous opera house and binds a plethora of Baroque and contemporary architectural styles. Viennese charm echoes through the city centre’s restaurants and bars that hold a world-famous culinary tradition with dishes such as Wiener Schnitzels and cheese Danishes.
One of the city’s focal points is the 12th-century Stephansdom Gothic cathedral, from which tourists can get one of the best views of Vienna, after climbing its 553 steps. Imperial Austria left its mark with the vast palace complex of Hofburg, where Franz Josef I and Empress Elisabeth once lived. Close to the Museum of Art History, in the former imperial stables, lies the Museumsquartier, a grand complex of museums, galleries, cafes and shops where visitors can relax and enjoy the Viennese atmosphere.
Groupon’s Guide To Budapest
Budapest, the vibrant capital of Hungary, is a living picture of castles and Neo-Gothic grandeur by day, and a pulsating example of European nightlife by night.
Visitors may take a stroll to the historic Lajos Kossuth Square, which plays host to Hungary’s coronation crown and ornate Parliament Building, as well as the Museum of Ethnography’s folk art displays. After admiring the crown, similar treasures may be found in the City Park, where an enormous flea market brightens up weekends with knick-knacks, clothes and much more, amid grandly landscaped environs. Pocket-dipping sessions may follow with a plunge into the thermal spas of Margaret Island, which complements its riverbank surroundings with fragrant gardens, ornate pavilions and parties of sunbathing locals.