• Jewish Heritage in Central Europe, 14 days/13 nights

  • Jewish Heritage in Central Europe reflects a huge cultural and historical legacy of the Jews in Hungary, Austria, Poland and the Czech Republic, where some of the largest Jewish communities once lived. Sigmund Freud, Gustav Mahler, Franz Kafka and other personalities created their masterpieces while been inspired by local atmosphere and beauty.

    Take an opportunity to look through the most successful and also dramatic periods that were retained on the pages of the Central European history.

    Budapest, Vienna, Prague, Warsaw, Krakow

Jewish Heritage in Central Europe, 14 days/13 nights
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Day 1. Budapest
Budapest in night light, Jewish Heritage in Central Europe
Budapest in night light

Arrive in Budapest, the capital of Hungary. Make your way to your hotel. Rest of the day at leisure. Admire the city from the banks of the Danube River. Walk along the Vaci Utca street, one of the main pedestrian thoroughfares of the central Budapest, nibble a delicious slice of apple strudel and sip an excellent Hungarian wine.
Overnight in Budapest, in the hotel of your choice.

Day 2. Budapest
Dohany Street Synagogue in Budapest, Jewish Heritage in Central Europe
Dohany Street Synagogue in Budapest

Buffet breakfast at your hotel. Your morning private Jewish heritage tour includes the Dohany Street Synagogue,  also known as the Great Synagogue or Tabakgasse Synagogue, a historical building in Erzsébetváros in the 7th district of Budapest. Then follow to other important testimonies of Jewish city life. The rest of the day is at leisure.
Overnight in Budapest. (B)

Day 3. Budapest
Colorful vintage street clock in Szentendre, Hungary. Jewish Heritage in Central Europe
Colorful vintage street clock in Szentendre, Hungary

Buffet breakfast at your hotel. The entire day is at your leisure. You might want to take an optional tour to Szentendre, the charming artists’ village located just outside Budapest at the Danube river.
Overnight in Budapest. (B)

Day 4. Budapest – Vienna
Detail of Athene fountain in front of Austrian parliament. Jewish Heritage in Central Europe
Detail of Athene fountain 

Buffet breakfast at your hotel. After breakfast, make your way to the Train Station. Travel to Vienna. Upon arrival, check in at your hotel. The balance of the day is free to enjoy Vienna at your own pace.
Overnight in Vienna, in the hotel of your choice. (B)

Day 5. Vienna
Anker clock on street in Vienna Austria, Jewish Heritage in Central Europe
Anker clock on street in Vienna Austria

Buffet breakfast at your hotel. This morning you will visit the old Jewish Quarter and other Jewish heritage sites and memorials with a driver/guide. The rest of the day is at leisure.
Overnight in Vienna. (B)

Day 6. Vienna
Beautiful view of famous Schloss Belvedere, Vienna, Austria. Jewish Heritage in Central Europe
Beautiful view of famous Schloss Belvedere, Vienna

Today, after breakfast, you have the entire day at leisure. There is a lot to discover in Vienna on your own. The city is charming and beautiful as Strauss music. Amazing architecture of all eras, elegant shopping streets with salons of famous jewelers and numerous branded boutiques. Explore the richest museums, art galleries and traditional confectioneries with aroma of Viennese coffee and apple strudel.
Overnight in Vienna. (B)

Day 7. Vienna – Prague
The Charles Bridge and towers at night time, Prague, Czech Republic. Jewish Heritage in Central Europe
The Charles Bridge and towers at night time, Prague

Buffet breakfast at the hotel. After breakfast make your way to the Train Station. Travel to Prague. Upon arrival, check in at your hotel. The rest of the day is at leisure.
Overnight in Prague, in your choice of hotel. (B)

Day 8. Prague
Old New Synagogue and Jewish Town Hall, Prague. Jewish Heritage in Central Europe
Old New Synagogue 

After breakfast, a half day private Jewish heritage tour including Josef Town of Prague with the Old Jewish Cemetery, Old New Synagogue, Spanish Synagogue, Maisel Synagogue and other famous highlights. The afternoon is at leisure. Enjoy Old Town Square, Gothic Pouder Tower, Art-Deco Municipal House and of course the renowned Charles Bridge.
Overnight in Prague. (B)

Day 9. Prague
Terezin Memorial. Jewish Heritage in Central Europe
Terezin Memorial

After breakfast, you will be picked up for your scheduled tour of Terezin Memorial, former Concentration Camp. Return to Prague in the afternoon.
Overnight in Prague. (B)

Day 10. Prague – Warsaw
Warsaw, Poland. Jewish Heritage in Central Europe
Warsaw, Poland

Buffet breakfast at the hotel. Make your way to the Airport for your flight to Warsaw. The balance of the day is at leisure.
Overnight in Warsaw. (B)

Day 11. Warsaw – Krakow
Illuminated palace on old town square at night Krakow, Poland. Jewish Heritage in Central Europe
Palace on old town square at night Krakow

Buffet breakfast at the hotel. Half day Jewish heritage tour before you take the train to Krakow.
Overnight in Krakow. (B)

Day 12. Krakow
Graveyard in Kazimierz, Krakow. Jewish Heritage in Central Europe
Graveyard in Kazimierz, Krakow

Buffet breakfast at the hotel. Half day Jewish heritage tour, visiting the Kazimierz area and the Jewish Museum. The balance of the day is at leisure.
Overnight in Krakow. (B)

Day 13. Krakow
Kazimierz Dolny. Jewish Heritage in Central Europe
Kazimierz Dolny

Buffet breakfast at the hotel. This morning you have a scheduled tour to Auschwitz – Birkenau, the former Nazi Concentration Camp – a silent witness of human tragedy. Return to Krakow in the early afternoon hours.
Overnight in Krakow. (B)

Day 14. Departure

Buffet breakfast at the hotel. End of your independent air & rail tour. (B)

Departure:

Any day between April 1 – October 31, 2018

Land Package Rate in US$ per Person :

Land Package Rate Includes:

ACCOMMODATION:
– 3 nights in Budapest, Hungary
– 3 nights in Vienna, Austria
– 3 nights in Prague, Czech Republic
– 1 night in Warsaw, Poland
– 3 nights in Krakow, Poland
MEALS:
– Buffet breakfast daily
TOURS:
– Private Jewish Heritage tour in each city
(Entrance fees are NOT included)
– Scheduled Terezin and Auschwitz tours
TRANSPORTATION:
– First Class Rail
Budapest – Vienna
Vienna – Prague
Warsaw – Krakow
(seat reservation in deluxe category)
– Economy Air
Prague – Warsaw

Land Package Rate doesn’t Include:

-Transatlantic flights
-Departure taxes/fuel surcharges or airport fees and tax
-Entrance fees
-Travel insurance – non-refundable insurance premium
-Early check in and late check out
-Services not mentioned
-Meals not mentioned
-Beverages not specified
-Gratuities for individual services such as laundry and valet service or any other items of a purely personal nature
-Tips to drivers/local guides/hotel and restaurant staff – tipping is at the discretion of the traveler
-E. & O.E.

Hotels:

BUDAPEST
Deluxe Category – Budapest Hilton, Superior Room
First Class – K+K Opera
Standard Class – Hotel Erzsebet

VIENNA
Deluxe Category – Grand Wien, Superior Room
First Class – Mercure Wien Westbahnhof
Standard Class – Furst Metternich

PRAGUE
Deluxe Category – Hotel Paris, Deluxe Room
First Class – Hotel Unic 4*
Standard Class – Centre Plaza

WARSAW
Deluxe Category – Hotel Indigo, Standard Room
First Class – Polonia Palace 4*
Standard Class – Metropole

KRAKOW
Deluxe Category – Copernicus, Standard Room
First Class – Senacki
Standard Class – Hotel Logos

Note:

Although Transatlantic airfare is not included in this program, we are able to suggest economy class round trip airfares.
A similar program can be custom tailored for individuals based on sightseeing program by private car.
No visa is required for travel to Europe. Always make sure your passport is valid for at least 6 months after the tour ends.