Join the Geographical Society of Philadelphia, as it kicks of it’s 126th season with it’s second annual trip. This year, we will tour the capitals of eastern Europe, on an 8 day, 7 night adventure.
Arriving Date: May 25, 2017
Departure Date: June 1, 2017
Double Room (Shared) Per person: $1990
Single Room: $2350
Deposit: $700 Applied toward your invoice.
Days 1-3 Budapest Sightseeing of the city including it’s landmarks: Parliament, St. Stephen’s Basilica, Opera House, Vaydahunyad Castle and Heroes Square. We end the tour in Buda’s castle district, the Citadel, Mattias Church and Fisherman’s Bastion. The following day, we leave the city to travel to Godollo and visit the Lazar Equestrian Park, concluding with a Danube River Cruise. As we depart Budapest, we will stop in the picturesque Szentendre artist village, and continue to Visegrad, the former residence of Hungarian kings.
Days 4-5 Vienna Upon arrival in Austria’s capital, we will enjoy a panoramic tour of the city that includes Ringstrasse, Hofburg Palace, Opera House, City Hall, Belvedere Palace, Prater Amusement Park, and St. Stephen’s Cathedral, and Naschmarkt to Schonbrunn Palace.
Days 6-7 Prague Our tour of Prague includes it’s historical Jewish Quarter, the Old Jewish Cemetery, and Jewish Museum. We continue onto a boat trip down the river Vltava/Moldau. We will see Prague Castle, Charles Bridge, The National Theatre, Emauzy Monastery, Vyshehrad Castle.Next day we continue with a 3 hour city tour of Prague, it’s Royal Castle District of Hradcany, Charles Bridge, St. Vitus Cathedral, St. George’s Basilica
Day 8 Departure from Budapest
For a detailed itinerary, please see our TRIP SUMMARY.