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1st day: BUDAPEST
Arrival in Budapest in the afternoon, personal welcome by your guide, check-in and departure for the first exploration of the city: guided tour in the Buda bank, Gellert Hill, the Castle Hill with the outstanding Royal Castle housing collections of the National Gallery, the Neo-gothic St. Matthias Church (legendary Hungarian king Matyas held both of his weddings here) surrounded by medieval houses, Fishermen's Bastion with its five small towers, walk on the Chain bridge,return, dinner and overnight at the hotel.
2nd day: BUDAPEST
After breakfast continue on to the Pest part and its monuments built in Neo-gothic, Renaissance and Rococo styles,the Hero Square and its Neo-Classic museum of Art, St.Stephen's Cathedral, the Parliament, after lunch free time for shopping in Vaci-utca (the main street with numerous and renouwned small shops and boutiques), the Gypsy performance in the restaurant Kalocsa Czarda - folk danses and typical hungarian meal for dinner, return and overnight at the hotel.
3rd day: BUDAPEST - DANUBE AREA
After breakfast departure for the full day's excursion along the Danube River, short visit to Szentendre, charming Baroque village with its unique artistic atmosphere drawing peinters, writers, sculptors as well as tourists,continue on to Visegrad fortress'ruins dominating the hilled landscape, after lunch visit to Estergom - center of Hungarian Church, entrance to the Basilica, return to Budapest, after dinner sigtseeing tour in illuminated Budapest by night, return and overnight at the hotel.
4th day: BUDAPEST - GODOLO - VIENNA
After breakfast departure for Godolo - home of famous Sissi, visit to Grassalkovitz chateau, after lunch continuing to Vienna, check-in at the hotel***, guided tour in the illuminated center of the city by night, dinner and overnight at the hotel.
5th day: VIENNA
After breakfast departure for the first exploration of this spactacular " Mozart's city", orientation tour in Ring ( one of the most beautiful main thoroughfares in the world - built from 1858-1865), the Belvedere - the most beatiful Baroque palace in Vienna, Gothic St.Stephen's Cathedral, after lunch visit to the imperial rooms of the Schonbrunn palace - the former summer residence of Habsbourgs, optional visit to the Carosses museum, dinner and overnight at the hotel.
6th day: VIENNA - PRAGUE
Free morning in Vienna - shopping in commercial center (Kartner Strasse and Mariashilfer Strasse), late in the morning departure for Prague, on the way stop for lunch in a typical beer-hall, arrival in Prague, check-in at the hotel*** and departure for the first discovery of the Old Town with its famous Astronomical Clock, St.Nicolas Church and Church of Our Lady of Tyn, the New Town with its monumental Art Nouveau buildings on the Wenceslas Square, dinner and overnight at the hotel.
7th day: PRAGUE
In the morning the walking tour in the Prague Castle complex - St.Vitus Cathedral, the Old Royal Palace, St.George's Basilica, Golden Lane, lunch in the Baroque quarter the Lesser Town, in the afternoon visit to its Baroque monuments - St. Nicolas Church, the Church of Our Lady Victorious with its Holy Infant of Prague, picturesque and romantic Kampa island, a walk on the Charles Bridge, return to the hotel and departure for the folk show in the Koliba restaurant - typical Czech dinner, folk danses and music, return and overnight at the hotel.
8th day: PRAGUE
After breakfast guided tour focused on "Art-Nouveau" style: Wenceslas Square with its monumental buildings, pedestrian zone with the unique Secession Municipal House, the State Theatre - optional visit to its magnificient interior, lunch during the boat trip on the Vltava river, afternoon free for visits or shopping, farewell dinner in the panoramic restaurant on the Petrin hill (access by funicular), return and overnight at the hotel.
9th day: PRAGUE - return
After breakfast departure.