Itinerary

This trip offers you a tour of the most beautiful sights in two capitals and a former royal city. Hungary, Slovakia, and Poland present you a part of their cultural and historical monuments located in Budapest, Bratislava, and Krakow.

Budapest offers truly unique geographical locations, including the world's most vast thermal water cave system, second largest synagogue, and third largest Parliament building in the world.

Bratislava is the Slovak capital located in southwestern Slovakia on the banks of the Danube River. Bordering Austria and Hungary, it is the only national capital that borders two independent countries. For more than 200 years, the city was the capital of the Kingdom of Hungary.

Krakow is the second-largest and one of the oldest cities in Poland, situated on the Vistula River. Its historic center includes the Old Town, Kazimierz, and the Wawel Castle, all on the UNESCO list.

  1. Day 1 Arrival in Budapest, Hungary.

    - Arrival in Budapest
    - Car transfer to the hotel
    - Accommodation at a first-class hotel
    - Free time

  2. Day 2 Budapest city tour.

    - Breakfast
    - Budapest sightseeing (4 hours)
    - Free time

    Budapest City Tour with private guide: Buda side in the Castle District with Matthias Church and Fishermen Bastion. Pest side with the Heroes' Square, Vajdahunyad Castle, and its museums.

  3. Day 3 Train to Bratislava, Slovakia.

    - Breakfast
    - Car transfer to Budapest railway station
    - Train to Bratislava
    - Car transfer from railway station to the hotel
    - Accommodation at a first-class hotel
    - Free time

  4. Day 4 Bratislava Old town and Devin castle visit.

    - Breakfast
    - Meeting with a tour guide in the hotel lobby
    - Bratislava Old town sightseeing (up to 2 hours)
    - Devin castle visit

    Bratislava castle dominates the center of Bratislava, and its four towers became the symbol of the city. The castle hill was inhabited from the neolithic Hallstadt and Roman eras. It reached its highest importance during the reign of Austro-Hungarian Queen Maria Theresa. In 1761 - 1766 the fortress was rebuilt into a typical royal residence. Today, after reconstruction, the castle shelters a historical part of the Slovak National Museum.

    Old town tour includes many monuments. The top visited sites are:
    St Martin's Cathedral, the Primates' Palace with historic Hall of Mirrors and the famous Bratislava tapestries, and Michalska Gate with a panoramic view of the Old town.

    Devin castle ruins tower over the confluence of the rivers Danube and Morava. The fortress, used as a watchtower by the Slavonic count Rastislav Dovina, was mentioned in the manuscripts as early as the 9th century AD. After the fall of the Great Moravian Empire of the ancient Slavs, the Devin fortress became an important strategic fortification of the Hungarian Kingdom. In 1809, advancing Napoleon's troops destroyed the castle. Since 1965 an archaeological research has been carried out in the castle area. The castle ruins have been partially reconstructed under the auspices of the Municipal Museum in Bratislava.

  5. Day 5 Trencin town visit. Transfer to Krakow, Poland.

    - Breakfast
    - Trencin castle visit
    - Car transfer to Krakow
    - Accommodation at a first-class hotel
    - Free time

    Trencin Castle is a royal residence from the 11th century. It 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.

  6. Day 6 Krakow city tour.

    - Breakfast
    - Krakow city private tour (4 hours)
    - Afternoon free time

    Krakow is the second-largest and one of the oldest cities in Poland. The historic center includes the Old Town, Kazimierz Jewish Quarter, and the Wawel Castle. As the first of its kind, the town got among UNESCO World Heritage Sites in 1978. The Old Town is the most prominent example of an old town appearance in the country. For many centuries Krakow was the royal capital of Poland.

  7. Day 7 Farewell.

    - Breakfast
    - Airport taxi
    - End of the tour

Overview

from €1301 per person

date_range7 days

todayAll year

Sightseeing and cultural discovery tour

Easy

languageEnglish, French, Deutsch

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The Hungarian Parliament Building Matthias Church St Martin's Cathedral Devin Castle Bratislava Danube Old town Trencin Castle Krakow historic town St. Catherine's Church Wawel

Included

  • Accommodation for 6 nights with breakfast:
    - 2 nights in 4* hotel in Budapest
    - 2 nights in 4* hotel in Bratislava
    - 2 nights in 3* hotel Krakow
  • Trip transport
  • First-class train tickets Budapest - Bratislava
  • Regular sightseeing tour in Budapest
  • Private sightseeing tour in Bratislava
  • Regular sightseeing tour in Krakow

Excluded

  • Meals (except for hotel breakfast)
  • Extra admission fees