Central Europe

from R 36 995 per person

This tour explores the charms and wonders of Central Europe; from the gothic architecture in the cities to the utterly stunning countryside. History, legend and culture are all there to be discovered.
Starting in Prague, the tour moves on to Krakow and the Tatra Mountains, the hot spas and then the Hungarian plains. The tour ends in Romania with its colourful markets, historic villages, painted monasteries, Transylvania and the city of Bucharest.

Itinerary at a Glance

  • Arrive in Prague with full day touring Prague, taking in the Hradcany, St.Vitus cathedral and Charles Bridge
  • Take a walking tour of Krakow, see Rynek the main square, the castle and cathedral
  • Trip to the Auschwitz/Birkenau memorial museum
  • Cross the Tatra mountains to take a dip in a Slovakian geothermal hot pools
  • A stop in Poprad to see the ruined synagogue and the huge castle at Spis
    See the famous Hungarian horse shows and enjoy haggling in the colourful Debrecen flea market
  • Visit Sighetu Marmatiei, the Prison, now the Museum of Arrested Thought and the Merry Cemetery
  • Stay just outside the mountain village of Botiza in a homestay
  • Visit the ancient Romanian monasteries of Bogdan Voda and Barsana
  • Take a scenic drive to Campulung and visit the wood carving museum
  • Stay in the forest in Sucevita and visit the famous Voronet and Sucevita painted monasteries
  • Tour the atmospheric citadel of Sighisoara, the birthplace of Vlad the Impaler
  • In Biertan visit the huge fortified church
  • Visit a man who uses spider webs to make pictures
  • Visit ‘Dracula’s Castle’ in Bran
  • In Sinaia visit the Royal Castle of Peles
  • Tour Bucharest including the Palace of the Parliament; the world’s second largest building
  • Depart from Bucharest

Includes

  • Accommodation
  • Sightseeing as per day-by-day itinerary
  • Transfers throughout

Excludes

  • Anything not mentioned
  • Return flights from Joburg and related taxes
  • Travel Insurance
  • Visas

PACKAGE VALIDITY : 1 Sep 2018 TO 30 Sep 2019

BOOK BEFORE : 30 Sep 2019

Terms & Conditions

Prices advertised are ‘starting from’, per person twin share, subject to availability and rate of exchange changes. Block out dates, weekend surcharges, flight and day restrictions may apply. Pictures only for illustration purposes only. Terms & conditions and validities apply. Prices may change due to seasonal date changes. Visas may be necessary and Insurance is essential. Excludes high season/school holidays. For detailed terms and conditions contact Serendipity Tours | E & OE.

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  • Krakow | Serendipity Travel
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  • Bucharest | Serendipity Travel
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  • Prague by night | Serendipity Travel
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  • Romania | Serendipity Travel
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