Highlights of the trip

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Matthias Church - Church of Our Lady

The church is located in Budapest at the heart of Buda's Castle District, popularly named after King Matthias. The church was the scene of several Royal coronations, including that of Charles IV (the last Habsburg king), and weddings. The religious highlight of the interior is the Loreto Chapel, with a statue of the Virgin Mary and Christ made in 1515.

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The Hungarian Parliament Building - one of the most iconic landmarks in Budapest

It is currently the largest building in Hungary and the second largest Parliament in Europe. The vast interior comprises of huge halls, over 12 miles of corridors, a 96-meter high central dome, and 691 rooms including more than 200 offices. Besides the impressive architecture, visitors can see the Holy Crown of Hungary in the centre hall. The relic medieval crown is one of the most important symbols of Hungarian statehood dating back more than 1000 years.

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Bratislava old town - characterised by many Baroque palaces and sacral buildings

Town Hall was erected in the 14th - 15th century. The historic centre is characterised by many Baroque palaces, notable cathedrals and churches include the Gothic St. Martin's Cathedral, the Franciscan Church and the Blue Church.

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Devin castle - ruins of the stronghold dating from Neolitic to the Napoleon I.

Devin Castle standing on a massive rock hill above the confluence of the Danube and Morava is an unusually impressive landmark. It is part of the oldest history of Slovakia.

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Trencin Castle - Royal residence from the 11th century

Consists of a set of palaces and a tower. Legendary castle well is another point of interest because of a legend about Omar and Fatima and their great love.

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Krakow historic town - UNESCO World Heritage

One of the largest market squares in Europe in the centre of a medieval old town is full of architectural and historical monuments. Not far from it is the former Jewish district of Kazimierz.

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Wawel Castle Complex - UNESCO World Heritage

Wawel Complex is one of Krakow's most brilliant sights and important Polish landmark. This enclosed fortification, which includes palaces and a cathedral, is situated on Wawel hill. Wawel cathedral was the place of royal coronations and also is a burial site for Polish kings.