Jewels of Europe with Prague

Enjoy a 3 night stay in Prague before starting your luxury river cruise from Budapest to Amsterdam. Cruise the Main Danube Canal and visit Cologne.

18 Days
Prague to Amsterdam
From (GBP)
£ 5,495
£ 4,895
Dates & Pricing

2019 Prague > Amsterdam

Wonders East and West

Starting out in Prague and ending with a flourish in Amsterdam, this is an itinerary that takes in the sweeping splendours of Europe, from one end to the other.
Hidden behind the iron curtain for so many years, the glory of Prague and Budapest is now on full display for all those with a sense of joy and adventure. You’ll find no better introduction to this wonderful continent, with the enormous wealth of historic and elegant buildings on offer. As you wind your way to Amsterdam in all-inclusive luxury, enjoy your stops at majestic Vienna, Nuremberg and Cologne, to name just a few.
Tour Map
Tour Code:
PRAC
Duration:
18 days
Departure City:
Prague
Return City:
Amsterdam

Selected Itinerary

18 Day Itinerary

  1. Day 1 - UK > Prague

    Fly to Prague from one of up to 15 UK regional airports, where you’ll stay three nights at one of our luxurious city central hotels.

  2. Day 2 - Prague

    Today explore Prague in all its Gothic glory.

    Take a walking tour of Prague’s communist-era history, or visit beautiful Sternberg Palace.

    Tonight relish a delicious Czech highlight dinner.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  3. Day 3 - Prague

    Enjoy a full day at leisure to explore Prague’s rich history and architecture at your own pace. Your Tour Director is on hand to help plan your day.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

  4. Day 4 - Prague > Budapest

    Journey by coach to Budapest where you’ll board your Scenic Space-Ship.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  5. Day 5 - Budapest

    Make the most of Budapest with a guided tour, or relax and unwind at the local Thermal Baths and Spa. Alternatively, take a hike to Buda Hill or experience the labyrinths of the Hospital in the Rock.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  6. Day 6 - Vienna

    As you cruise the mighty Danube, relax in one of the lounges and viewing areas and enjoy the scenery as your Scenic Space-Ship sails towards Vienna.

    Admire the opulence of Palais Liechtenstein while enjoying a glass of fine Austrian Sekt. Then sit enthralled during an enchanting private Viennese evening concert featuring the timeless music of Strauss and Mozart.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  7. Day 7 - Vienna

    Take a tour of Bratislava or Schönbrunn Palace. Alternatively, visit the famous Spanish Riding School and either tour the stables or see the famous Lipizzaner Stallions perfecting their skills during their morning exercise program. Or explore Vienna on a guided cycling tour.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  8. Day 8 - Dürnstein > Melk

    Embark on a guided bike ride along the river from Dürnstein to Melk, or be guided through Melk’s magnificent 18th century Benedictine Abbey. Alternatively, visit a local winery and sample some of
    its fine wines.

    As the day ends, enjoy the fine view of the breathtakingly beautiful Wachau Valley.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  9. Day 9 - Passau > Salzburg

    Let the ‘Best of The Sound of Music and Salzburg Show’ transport you to another time and place. Based on the timeless movie of the same name, this exclusive production is performed in the rolling hills of Salzburg.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  10. Day 10 - Regensburg

    Regensburg offers a rich tapestry of experiences, from its medieval Old Town to the Bavarian Forest on its border.

    Enjoy a walking tour of the city or board a local ferry and sail the Danube Gorge to view Weltenburg Abbey, sampling beer from one of the oldest monastic breweries in the world. You could also cycle to the Walhalla monument, or take an active walking tour to Thurn und Taxis Palace.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  11. Day 11 - Nuremberg

    Welcome to this fascinating Bavarian city, dating back to the 11th century.

    Explore the city on foot or visit moving WWII sites, or take a baking class.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  12. Day 12 - Bamberg

    Immerse yourself in the World Heritage-listed Old Town of Bamberg, alive with history. With your knowledgeable local guide, walk the same cobbled streets as medieval traders once did.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  13. Day 13 - Würzburg

    Visit the Bishop’s Residenz Palace and sample some exquisite local wine, or explore the famous Romantic Road – an important trade route during the Middle Ages. Then take in the beautiful walled town of Rothenburg, a medieval gem that overlooks the Tauber River.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  14. Day 14 - Würzburg > Rüdesheim

    Soak in the vistas of the Main River as you spend a full day relaxing on board. Be mesmerised by passing scenery while commentary from your Scenic Tailormade device describes the captivating view unfolding before you. Or simply indulge in the on board amenities of your 5-star floating hotel.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  15. Day 15 - Rüdesheim > Rhine Gorge > Marksburg Castle

    Immerse yourself in charming Rüdesheim and board the Winzerexpress mini-train for a guided visit of Siegfried’s Mechanical Musical Instrument Museum. Then enjoy a cable car ride to the Niederwald Monument.

    Delight in the ambience at Marksburg Castle and enjoy a magnificent medieval feast.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  16. Day 16 - Cologne

    Take a stroll through Cologne and get up close to the twin towers of the famous cathedral, or take a walking tour with a difference and learn about the Jewish history of the city. Alternatively, take a guided cycling tour through Cologne.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  17. Day 17 - Amsterdam

    Explore the city by bicycle or by foot. Alternatively, experience an iconic canal cruise or enjoy a slice of quintessential Holland at Zaanse Schans.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  18. Day 18 - Amsterdam

    Depart today after breakfast, taking wonderful memories with you.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

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