Imperial Capitals of Europe

Includes Hotel Stays in Budapest, Vienna & Prague

Prices from R22,999 pp

Spend 9 nights visiting the imperial and historic capitals of Europe.

One of the largest and most historic cities in Europe, Budapest's famed Buda and Pest areas are split by the Danube. Unwind in its world-famous thermal baths, enjoy the city's great architectural feats from Castle Hill or savour the delicious local Hungarian cuisine.

Next, enjoy a train ride into Austria and the medieval ‘City of Music’, Vienna. Arguably Europe’s most elegant city, Vienna is a charming mix of regal heritage and contemporary style, from its grand palaces and stunning architecture, to its tasty Sacher-Torte, synonymous with this enchanting city. 

The final leg of your journey will take you to the historic capital of Bohemia, Prague, with its grand history and culture. This gothic and bohemian Baroque city is best explored on foot, with a myriad of attractions on offer, including the world-famous 14th century Charles Bridge and Old Town Square that has been at the centre of Prague since the 10th century and its quaint medieval astronomical clock featuring the 12 apostles. 

Your hotels are all centrally located to take advantage of the fantastic sights to see in each of these cities.

Duration 9 nights
Departing Oct 2019 - Sep 2020
  • All flights
  • All taxes
  • Rail journey
  • Tours included

Your Experience

  • 3 night hotel stay in Budapest
  • Hop-on, Hop-off city sightseeing bus tour
  • 3 night hotel stay in Vienna
  • City tour with Schoenbrunn Palace
  • 3 night hotel stay in Prague
  • City tour of Prague
  • All flights & taxes
  • All rail journeys
  • *Tours subject to availability - if unavailable an alternative tour will be offered.
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Itinerary

Days 1 - 4
Budapest

Once the great divide between two separate cities known as Buda and Pest, the River Danube is now at the heart of Hungary’s majestic capital, Budapest. It is famed for its Art Nouveau architecture and fascinating history, along with its poignant memories, such as the Shoes on the Danube.

You’ll get to admire the city from a new perspective during a hop on hop off bus tour which we’ve included during your stay. With the bus running day and night, discover Budapest in the light of day and by the romantic haze of night. In its 28 stops, you can see Parliament, Buda Castle, and the Citadel to name a few. You’ll also get a cruise with your pass to enrich your sightseeing tour.

Mirage Medic Hotel

4 star 4 star 4 star 4 star 4 star

Ambra Hotel

4 star 4 star 4 star 4 star 4 star

Danubius Grand Hotel Margitsziget

4 star 4 star 4 star 4 star 4 star

Soho Boutique Hotel

4 star 4 star 4 star 4 star 4 star

Days 4 - 7
Vienna

Vienna, Austria’s magnificent capital, is home to a treasure trove of art, architectural delights and enchanting coffee shops. Here, enjoy the sights on a tour showcasing the city’s architectural heritage, followed by a stroll to the State Opera House. Or why not view the Gustav Klimt exhibit, a collection that includes The Kiss?

During your Vienna stay, you will get a half day tour of Schoenbrunn Palace, which is one of the most important cultural highlights in Vienna as it was the home of the Habsburg dynasty. This tour includes fast track tickets, which mean you can skip the queues and head straight inside to enjoy the opulence of a bygone era. On your way to this magnificent palace, you’ll also experience a scenic drive around Vienna including Ringstrasse, Vienna State Opera House and Austrian parliament, showcasing some of the best that Vienna has to offer.

Renaissance Wien Hotel

4 star 4 star 4 star 4 star 4 star

Hotel Mercure Wien City

4 star 4 star 4 star 4 star 4 star

Hotel NH Danube City

4 star 4 star 4 star 4 star 4 star

Fleming's Conference Hotel Wien

4 star 4 star 4 star 4 star 4 star

Days 7 - 10
Prague

Cross the iconic Charles Bridge or wander around the Old Town Square, where you’ll stumble across soaring spires, ancient chapels and charming cafes. History lovers will delight in the city’s hilltop castle, art enthusiasts will adore the numerous galleries to explore, and all will love the matching architectural beauty found decorating Prague’s streets.

Walk in the footsteps of history as an experienced and educated tour guide regales you with fascinating tales about the history of landmarks you pass by. Walk across Charles Bridge to the Lesser Town before enjoying a short, picturesque tram ride to Prague Castle. You will also see St. Vitus Cathedral, the historic Jewish Quarter, among other sights as well as the famous Prague Astronomical Clock that has been ticking for 600 years.

Hotel UNIC Prague

4 star 4 star 4 star 4 star 4 star

Iron Gate Hotel & Suites

5 star 5 star 5 star 5 star 5 star

Grandium Prague

4 star 4 star 4 star 4 star 4 star

Vienna House Andel's Prague

4 star 4 star 4 star 4 star 4 star

Prices

October 2019 Standard from R24,999
November 2019 Standard from R23,999
December 2019 Standard from R25,999
December 2019 Christmas School Holidays from R29,999
January 2020 Standard from R22,999
February 2020 Standard from R23,999
March 2020 Standard from R24,999
April 2020 Easter School Holidays from R28,999
April 2020 Standard from R26,999
May 2020 Standard from R27,999
June 2020 Standard from R26,999
June 2020 June School Holidays from R28,999
July 2020 Standard from R27,999
August 2020 Standard from R27,999
September 2020 Standard from R28,999
September 2020 September School Holidays from R30,999

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