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Europe By Flight Tours
Classic Central Europe 11 Days
Price 11 Days
From   (With Flight From UK) USD 1865,
(Without Flight) USD 1419
Per Person

 

Berlin 1Nts, Warsaw 2Nts, Krakow 2Nts, Budapest 2Nts, Vienna 2Nts, Prague 1Nts
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  • Explore the charming regions along the Danube, travel across common borders to catch a glimpse of the spectacular scenery across Central Europe.

     

    Day 01
    UK - Berlin (100kms)
    Board your flight to Berlin. On arrival at Berlin airport, clear immigration & customs and board the coach. Berlin is the heart of modern Germany, with a beat that echoes through grand public buildings, glorious museums and theatres. Embark on a city tour of Berlin and visit the place where Adolf Hitler rose to power and commenced his World War II. You will also see the famous Berlin Wall that divided the city till reunification in 1989. Stop at the Brandenburg Gate in Pariser Platz- symbol of the partition of Germany. See the Reichstag, the German Parliament Building (from outside), a 19th century building that boasts a 21st century glass and steel cupola. Visit Alexander Platz, the city centre where you will see the World Time Clock and many more historical monuments.
    [x] Breakfast [x] Indian Lunch [Y] Indian Dinner

    Day 02
    Berlin - Poznan - Warsaw (620kms)
    Today after breakfast you head towards Poznan, former capital of Poland and now a centre of culture and academic studies. Set on the banks of the Warta River, it is a 1,000 year old city with a wonderful mix of Gothic and Baroque architecture, the 10th century cathedral Basilica of St. Peter’s, the Dzialynski Palace and fine Opera House. Have a walking tour to see the Old town square where crowds gather on the hour to watch the 16th century town hall clock strike and many of the city’s fascinating attractions. Continue your journey into Warsaw and check into the hotel for your two nights.
    [Y] Breakfast [Y] Indian Lunch [Y] Indian Dinner

    Day 03
    Warsaw city tour (50kms)
    After breakfast, today you embark on a walking city tour of Warsaw, the capital city of Poland. It’s the city sense of gritty realism and a grim determination to overcome the onslaughts of a turbulent history that makes it an interesting and thought provoking place to visit. You start your city tour by visiting Lazienki Park, Theatre Square with grand opera and former Town hall building, Belvedere Palace, the Ghetto Memorial, Nowy Swiat and Krakowskie Przedmiescie, the most famous and elegant avenues, the Presidential Palace, University of Warsaw, Holy Cross Church with Chopin's heart, Copernicus Statue. The Old Town, St. John's Cathedral, with its magnificent Gothic interiors, St. Ann's Church and the Castle Square with the Column of King Sigismund III Vasa.
    [Y] Breakfast [Y] Indian Lunch [Y] Indian Dinner

    Day 04
    Warsaw - Czestochowa – Auschwitz - Krakow (400kms)
    After an early breakfast, you drive to Czestochowa to visit the beautiful 14th century Monastery at Jasna Gora, which houses the famous painting of the ‘Black Madonna’, cherished as the ‘Queen of Poland’ and the country’s national symbol. Later in the afternoon you will visit the Concentration Camp at Auschwitz and its chilling reminders of the cruelty of World War II. Then enter into medieval Krakow, Poland’s cultural capital.
    [Y] Breakfast [x] Indian Lunch [Y] Indian Dinner

    Day 05
    Wieliczka salt mines - Krakow city tour (100kms)
    After breakfast, you depart for an exciting excursion to Wieliczka salt mine. It's the oldest operational salt mine in Europe which has been working for over 700 years. Since 1978, the mine is on UNESCO's list of World Class Landmarks of Cultural and Natural Heritage, listed among the top 12 attractions in the world. In the afternoon enjoy a walking city tour of Krakow, where you visit the Barbican, Florian Gate, the Old Market Square, the former Jewish district and the Wawel Hill Royal Castle and Cathedral. The evening is free for shopping or relaxation.
    [Y] Breakfast [Y] Indian Lunch [Y] Indian Dinner

    Day 06
    Krakow - Slovakia - Budapest (450kms)
    Today you will drive into the foothills of the Tatra Mountains, a region of great scenic beauty, with waterfalls, lakes, caves, forests, rivers and charming little mountain towns and villages. Your journey continues through Slovakia and finally into Hungary to ‘Budapest’ the Queen of the Danube. This capital city was created out of the unification of separate historic towns of Buda, Pest and Obuda. Budapest possesses a rich and fascinating history as well as a vibrant cultural heritage. It is also known as the ‘City of Spas’.
    [Y] Breakfast [x] Indian Lunch [Y] Indian Dinner

    Day 07
    Budapest city tour (20kms)
    Today enjoy a walking city tour of Budapest featuring Buda Castle which dominates the twin cities of Buda and Pest, separated by the broad ribbon of the Danube. You See Heroes’ Square which typifies the modern capital, the parliament building, Margaret Bridge, the Fishermen’s Bastion which offers stunning views over the city and the Mathias Church, the Elizabeth Bridge, the Opera and St Stephen’s Basilica. This evening you may take an optional tour of Budapest by night.
    [Y] Breakfast [Y] Indian Lunch [Y] Indian Dinner

    Day 08
    Budapest – Visegrad - Esztergom - Bratislava – Vienna (250kms)
    After breakfast, enjoy the breathtaking scenery as you drive pass Visegrad along the Danube to see Esztergom: “Taj Mahal of Hungary”, which is the former capital of Hungary, the oldest historic town and sacred town overlooking by a colossal hilltop basilica. Later you’ll drive into Slovakia to visit Bratislava, capital of the Republic of Slovakia. Here you’ll embark on a walking city tour of the old town. After free time for shopping you continue your journey to Vienna.

    [Y] Breakfast [x] Lunch [Y] Indian Dinner


    Day 09
    Vienna city tour (25kms)
    Your day starts with an interesting walking tour taking in the best known highlights of Baroque Vienna, for centuries the seat of the powerful Habsburg Empire, also known as the ‘City of Music’. You first visit the Schonbrunn Palace (from outside) to view the elegant gardens. Later you set your watches back 100 years as you enjoy the musical city of Vienna. You will see the famous landmarks like the Grand State Opera House, Parliament building and the impressive Town Hall, before strolling around Heroes ‘Square to marvel at the vast Hofburg Palace, home to 22 museums and St. Charles Church.
    [Y] Breakfast [Y] Indian Lunch [Y] Indian Dinner
    Day 10
    Vienna - Kutna Hora - Prague (350kms)
    Bid farewell to Vienna today as you cross the Austrian border into Czech Republic. On the way to Prague, you visit the world heritage town of Kutna Hora. Here you will see the famous St Barbara’s Cathedral (from outside) dedicated to the miners and Kostnice and Ossuary Sedlec Chapel (Church Of Bones), before arriving into Prague.
    [Y] Breakfast [x] Indian Lunch [Y] Indian Dinner

    Day 11
    Prague city tour - UK (50kms)
    The Czech capital is a beautiful treasure trove of Gothic and Baroque architecture, much of it unchanged for centuries. The historical core of the capital of the Czech Republic is declared a Prague Monument in the UNESCO World Cultural Heritage. Prague is known as ‘The Golden City’. Your walking city tour includes visit to Prague Castle (from outside), Charles Bridge, St. Vitus’ Cathedral, Old Town, Astronomical Clock and much more. In the evening, you will be transferred to the airport for your return flight.
    [Y] Breakfast [Y] Indian Lunch [x] Indian Dinner

    Classic Central Europe 11 Days
    CityNights
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    Berlin
    1 N
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    Warsaw
    2 N
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    Krakow
    2 N
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    Budapest
    2 N
    Hotel Hungaria City Center or Similar 4 Star
    Vienna
    2 N
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    Prague
    1 N
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    Classic Central Europe 11 Days
    From Via To By
    UK Berlin Flight
    Berlin Poznan Warsaw Coach
    Warsaw Warsaw Krakow Coach
    Krakow Slovakia Budapest Coach
    Budapest Bratislava Vienna Coach
    Vienna Prague Prague Coach
    Prague UK Flight
    Departures

     

    2019 Tour Departures

    Ex. London

    Departure Date
    22 Aug 2019
    Arrival Date
    01 Sep 2019
    Available
    Per Person Cost on Twin Sharing basis
    (With Flight From UK) USD 1865 ,
    (Without Flight) USD 1419

    Passengers
    Rates
    With Flight From UK Without Flight
    USD USD
    Sharing
    Per Adult
    1865 1419
    Twin Room
    Per Adult
    1865 1419
    Double Room
    Per Adult
    1865 1419
    Triple Room
    Child 2-11YRS
    1446 1055
    1st Child(with Bed) when 2 adults paying
    Child 2-11YRS
    1311 919
    2nd Child(without Bed) when 2 adults paying
    Infant 0-23 Months
    473 298
    Infant
    Per Adult
    2230 1784
    Single Room
    Optional Excursions costs

    Krakow, Poland– Old Town & Jewish Quarter Tour by Golf Cart (payable to tour manager)

    Old Town: The historical centre district of Krakow with the biggest market square in Europe. All around we will see a lot of historical places like: St. Mary’s Church, Cloth Hall, and Wawel Castle. Jewish Quarter: The place where we offer you an opportunity to get close to the history of the old Jewish District. During this tour you will see 7 synagogues’and 3 squares. Duration: approx. 90 minutes (Route and stops are subject to change)
    Adult (12+ years)  €30
    Child (2-11 years)  €15

    Budapest Evening River Cruise on Danube with Drinks& Live Music (payable to tour manager)
    Drinks, Live Music & Cruise on the Danube taking you around the main riverfront attractions like Hungarian Parliament, Chain Bridge, Buda Castle, Gellért Bath, Gellért Hill, Citadell or Gresham Palace.  One can also admire the panorama from the open upper deck of the ship
    Departure:19:00-21:00Hrs / Duration: 120 minutes / 02 Drinks per person

    Adult (12+ years)  €25 
    Child (2-11 years)  €20
     

    Prague by night (payable to tour manager)
    Enjoy the vibrant and buzzing night walking tour along the river covering old town and overlooking the Bohemian charming Castle and the Charles bridge. Some of the famous city night clubs & pubs and street musicians, Prague has its own charm in the night!
    Duration: approx. 90 minutes

    Adult (12+ years)  €20
    Child (2-11 years)  FREE 


    Notes to Optional Excursions:
    ·Optional excursion is only offered if time permitting and minimum numbers of travellers opt for it along with the feasibility. This additional excursion is not compulsory.
    ·Optional excursions cost covers the extra hours for the Tour Manager and the Coach driver plus any additional cost to cover coach costs (fuel, road tolls, parking etc.) and any entrances charges if included.
    ·Some of the Optional Excursions can only be booked on the tour with the Tour Manager(subject to availability) on CASH payment & some tours pre-paid at the time of booking with Sona Tours office. (Kindly Check with our Sales consultant at the time of booking)
    ·The Duration of the tour is subject to change depending on the traffic and distance of travel from the city hotel.
    ·Night City tours are based on Minimum 15 Adults (subject to change) and booked on the discretion of the tour manager on the day of the tour.
    ·Terms & conditions apply.

     Q: What essentials do I need to carry with me on the journey?


    A: Passports with relevant visas, travel insurance policy, appropriate currencies. Long journeys are unavoidable and we recommend you wear comfortable clothing and carry essentials such as a jacket or jumper, snacks, water, tissues etc., as access to the luggage hold may not be possible until a comfort stop or arrival at your destination.


    Q: Do I need to carry a passport and apply for Visa?

    A: All passengers require a passport for travel outside your country of residence.Please ensure you have a passport that is valid for 6 months from the date of completing the tour.

    We request you to see the following websites for the latest updates on travel to your destinations.

    For UK Residents: 
    https://www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice
    For USA Residents: https://travel.state.gov/content/passports/en/country.html

    You are responsible for ensuring that you have correct visa prior to travel. Sona Tours is not responsible or liable in any way should you be denied travel due to incorrect documentation.

    For further information on visas please contact Sona Tours or check our visa tab on home page.



    Q: What happens to me if stopped at customs & Immigrations?

    A: Sona Tours cannot be held responsible if passengers are stopped or held by any government departments, e.g. Police, Customs, Immigration or any other authorities. We are sorry to say that the tour will continue and no financial or any other kind of responsibility will be accepted by Sona Tours.


    Q: What clothes shall I wear or pack?

    A: During the lovely summer months, it is advisable to wear light garments during the day, but keep a light jacket or sweater in your hand luggage as evenings can get chilly.Also highly recommended are a family sized umbrella, rain wear, pair of sunglasses, pair of trainers or comfortable walking shoes Smart clothes will be required if you wish to go to a Casino or Nightclub. You may also be required to be ‘covered’ up when visiting certain countries or religious places.


    Q: What are the luggage requirements on the aeroplane and coach?

    A: Different airlines will have different requirements on the weight allowance. It can range from 10 - 15kg for your main luggage and 5kg for hand luggage. We do advice you to travel light. This information will be on your e-ticket once the tickets are been issued.

     

    In the coach once you arrive at you first destination, maximum weight allowed for luggage of each passenger occupying a seat is 20 kg. Please make sure that you are able to carry your luggage from the coach to your rooms as porter service is not provided on the holidays.

    We also recommend that children or family members not sharing a room have separate luggage as rooms cannot be guaranteed adjoining or nearby. It is advisable to put your name and address on each piece of luggage as many passengers have similar bags to avoid delays and confusion. Should there be any reasons your baggage or personal valuable is lost or stolen, you must report it to the tour guide, or in the absence of a tour guide to the local police or hotel. Sona Tours cannot accept any responsibility for your personal belongings.



    Q: Will I travel with people from other countries?

    A: The beauty of taking a guided holiday with us is you’ll have the opportunity to meet and travel with people from all over the globe.


    Q: How many people will be on my trip?

    A: It varies from different tours. An average of 40 to 48 guests on trips throughout Europe.


    Q: Will I have free time?

    A:  Each itinerary offers the perfect balance of downtime and discoveries. We also give you the opportunity to tailor your trip with optional experiences. You might choose to enjoy some of the best seats in the house at the world-famous Moulin Rouge in Paris. Or maybe take a magical early-morning balloon ride over the Napa Valley.


    Q: What type of coach will I be travelling in?

    A: We pride ourselves on having the finest fleet of fuel-efficient, most will have armrests, TV, VCR/DVD & cassette player fully air-conditioned or air cooled coaches – all with reclining seats and on-board restrooms (W.C. facilities on coaches have limited capacities, therefore we advise passengers to use them only on an ‘emergency’ basis. We try and make sufficient stops to ensure comfort for passengers). The high vantage point from your coach’s window means you can take in all the glorious scenery, whether it’s a vast rural landscape or an urban city centre.

    On rare occasions your coach may not have a W.C. facility on board.. We have a strict “no smoking and no alcohol” policy on all our coaches. During transfers we may use an alternative vehicle (and smaller coaches) which may not have the above facilities. 

    On a touring holiday there are some long journeys which are unavoidable especially when travelling from city to city and usually it’s the case that first and last days are the longest.



    Q: Can I change my pick up point?

    A: Pick up points cannot be changed 7 days or less prior to departure date. However, in case of an emergency if you need to change the pick-up point within a week of travel please advise our office immediately and we will try to help and may have to charge an administration fee.


    Q: Can I join Europe tours from other pick up point or destination?

    A: Yes, please see Europe pick up points at https://www.sonatours.com/contents/pick_up_points.aspx.

    Kindly note that there will be no reduction to the cost of your coach holiday in this case.

    On a flight tour you will have to meet us at our first sight seeing else can meet us at the hotel for the first night. Please do enquire the office to arrange your logistics for both your arrival and departure. 


    Q: Can I select my seats on the aeroplane?

    A: Yes, you have the option to select the seat number when making a booking with an additional cost and provided there is availability. Flight bookings are on a group basis and the airlines will allocate the seats.