Lifestyle Tours presents…

Imperial Cities

featuring Prague, Vienna & Budapest

April 20 – 30, 2020

11 Days ● 15 Meals: 9 Breakfasts, 1 Lunch, 5 Dinners

Book by October 21, 2019 & Save $150 Per Person:

Double $4,249; Double $4,099*
Single $4,999; Single $4,849;
Triple $4,219 Triple $4,069
For bookings made after Oct 21, 2019 call for rates.

Alternate gateways available upon request

Included in Price: Round Trip Air from Evansville Regional Airport, Air Taxes and Fees/Surcharges, Hotel Transfers

Not included in price: Cancellation Waiver and Insurance of $315 per person

* All Rates are Per Person and are subject to change, based on air-inclusive package from EVV

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Collette’s Flagship: Collette’s tours open the door to a world of amazing destinations. Marvel at must-see sights, sample regional cuisine, stay in centrally located hotels and connect with new and captivating cultures.
These itineraries offer an inspiring and easy way to experience the world, where an expert guide takes care of all the details.

'Leisure Stays' are tours in which the itineraries are designed to allow for multiple-night stays in two or more cities. This allows you a more leisurely pace and more time to explore the destinations on your own.

Collette Experiences
  • Enjoy a stop in the fairytale town of Cesky Krumlov.
  • Tour majestic Prague Castle.
  • Get to know Bratislava’s history on a city tour with a local expert.
Must-See Inclusions
  • Visit Lobkowicz Palace, home to the largest and finest art collections in the Czech Republic spanning over 600 years of family history.
  • Embark on a Danube River cruise through the historic Wachau Valley.
  • Stop in Melk for a visit to the famous Abbey.
Culinary Inclusions
  • Enjoy dinner and sample regional wine in the picturesque Grinzing region.
  • Savor a Renaissancestyle dinner at a medieval castle restaurant near Budapest.

Highlights: Prague, Prague Castle, Lobkowicz Palace, Choice on Tour, Cesky Krumlov, Vienna, Grinzing Evening, Classical Music Performances at Lobkowicz Palace, Danube River Cruise, Bratislava, Budapest, Matthias Church, Fisherman's Bastion, School Visit, Visegrad, Renaissance Dinner

Day 1: Monday, April 20, 2020, Overnight Flight Set out on a grand cultural adventure through the Imperial Cities of Central Europe.
Along the way, enjoy traditional entertainment and a scenic cruise on the Danube River.
Day 2: Tuesday, April 21, 2020, Prague, Czech Republic - Tour Begins, Arrive in Prague, the 'City of 100 Spires.' Behold ancient landmarks and medieval architecture. This evening, join your fellow travelers for a welcome dinner. (D)

Day 3: Wednesday, April 22, 2020, Prague Feel the magic. Your introduction to this fairy-tale city begins with a panoramic tour. Explore the “Castle District,” including the
gothic St. Vitus Cathedral and the majestic Prague Castle. Next, visit Lobkowicz Palace, the only privately owned building in the sprawling Prague Castle complex, and home to the largest and finest art collection in the Czech Republic spanning over 600 years of family history. A masterpiece of 16th-century Baroque architecture, the aristocratic Lobkowicz family lost it under Communist occupation following World War II and regained control only in 2002. The priceless collection also encompasses one of Central Europe’s finest libraries of rare books and a musical archive that includes scores by Mozart, Beethoven and Gluck. After a delightful lunch, gather in the palace’s elegant Baroque concert hall for a mid-day Classical music concert featuring the likes of Mozart, Bach, Dvorák and Smetana.
Later, proceed to the lovely statue-lined Charles Bridge. (B, L)

Day 4: Thursday, April 23, 2020, Prague The day is yours to discover Prague on your own. Shop for famous Bohemian crystal or visit one of the city’s many outstanding museums, such as the Lapidarium, home to 11thcentury stone sculptures. Stroll to the Old Town square, home to the famous Orloj, which functions as a clock, calendar and primitive planetarium.
Perhaps you will join an optional excursion to Prague’s Old Jewish Quarter to see its historic Jewish Museum and Europe's oldest surviving Jewish cemetery, founded in 1478. This evening, it’s your choice! Enjoy traditional Czech culture at one of Prague’s popular restaurants -OR- tip a pint while dining at one of Eastern Europe’s oldest breweries and take a tour to see how this famous beer has been brewed for 500 years. (B, D)

Day 5: Friday, April 24, 2020, Prague - Cesky Krumlov - Vienna, Austria Take a scenic ride through the countryside as we travel from Prague to Vienna. En route, make a stop in the fairy-tale town of Cesky Krumlov.
Explore the well-preserved streets lined with Baroque architecture before continuing on to the grand city of Vienna where your arrival leads to a free evening to enjoy the city. (B)

Day 6: Saturday, April 25, 2020, Vienna This morning, join a local resident for a visit to magnificent Schoenbrunn Palace, the summer retreat of the Hapsburg dynasty for more than 200 years. Continue on to Vienna’s center. Behold the beautiful architecture, scenic parks and gothic spires that fill the city. Tonight, enjoy an evening full of Viennese charm with a special orchestral event including excellent musicians, opera singers and magical ballet dancers. (B)

Day 7: Sunday, April 26, 2020, Vienna - Danube River - Melk - Vienna Travel along the banks of the Danube, immortalized by Strauss, to the medieval town of Durnstein. Embark on a scenic Danube River cruise* through the historic Wachau Valley.
Later, visit the 11th-century Melk Abbey, famous for its production and collection of manuscripts. Tonight’s dinner is a real treat: a meal showcasing regional wine and the impressive local cuisine of the Grinzing region. (B, D)

Day 8: Monday, April 27, 2020, Vienna - Bratislava, Slovakia - Budapest, Hungary This morning we journey to Bratislava, former Imperial capital of the Hapsburg Empire. Get to know the city’s 4000-year-old history on a tour with a local expert. Continue to Budapest, the 'Queen of the Danube,' truly one of the world's most beautiful cities. Upon arrival, we drive through this majestic capital on our way to the hotel. Take some time to relax or explore before gathering for tonight’s dinner in the city. (B, D)

Day 9: Tuesday, April 28, 2020, Budapest Capture the true spirit of Budapest. Join a local expert and discover the incredible Neo-Gothic marvel of Matthias Church atop Buda Castle Hill. Next, be enamored by the Fisherman’s Bastion with its white walls, towers and arcades for spectacular views. Continue to historic Old Buda and Gellert Hill, followed by the Parliament. At Heroes Square, admire the imposing Millennium Monument which memorializes the 1000th anniversary of Hungarian dominion. (B)

Day 10: Wednesday, April 29, 2020, Budapest - Visegrad - Budapest Begin your day with a visit to a school** in Budapest where you will get a glimpse into the daily life of the locals while meeting the young students. In the afternoon, venture outside the city to the former Renaissance capital of Visegrad for a magnificent view of the Danube Bend and the Borzsony Mountains. Travel back in time with a visit to a 14th-century castle where knights with colorful costumes and authentic weaponry recreate the days of chivalry. Then, enjoy a special Renaissance-style dinner at the castle restaurant and re-enact the days of medieval times. Revel in this evening of wine and music. (B, D)

Day 11: Thursday, April 30, 2020, Budapest - Tour Ends Your tour comes to a close today. (B)

Itinerary at a glance
Day 1 Overnight Flight
Days 2 – 4 K&K Hotel Fenix Prague, Prague
Days 5 – 7 Grand Hotel Wien, Vienna
Days 8 – 10 NH Budapest, Budapest
On some dates, alternate hotels may be used.

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