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Ever wanted to see both sides of Europe in one fell swoop? This combo trip is hearing your wishes and boldly answering the call. Start in the storied dual city of Budapest before heading northwest. Tons of free time means youll be swooned by the old world architectural charms of Krakow and Prague like you really want to. Glide through the streets of Berlin on a bicycle tour. Snap breathtaking shots from atop Kosciuszko's Mound in Krakow. Catch your breath from it all in the shadow of Buckingham Palace while wishing it would never end.

  • Duration: 14 Days
  • Guaranteed Departure: Yes
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  • Physical rating: Light
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  • Your Guide: English speaking
  • Tour code: 146087
  • Starts: Budapest, Hungary
  • Finishes: London,
You will Visit
  • Budapest
  • London



Day 1: Budapest

Arrive at any time.

Included Activities:
Arrival Day and Welcome Meeting


Day 2: Budapest/Kraków

With the Danube River dividing old town, Buda, from the newer area, Pest, there is plenty to see and do.

Overnight train (beds)


Day 3: Kraków

Opt to visit Rynek Główny - Europe's largest medieval market square; savour a traditional Polish breakfast (kielbasa, yum), or sit back with a coffee and a slice of Poland's famous cheesecake (sernik babci) at one of the many cafes in the area. Then, walk it off with a stroll uphill to marvel at the impressive Wawel Royal Castle.

Included Activities:
Orientation Walk


Day 4: Kraków

Enjoy free time to wander the city and explore the Jewish Quarter. Opt to travel further afield to Auschwitz for a sobering look into the history of this region, or take a visit to to see the old Wieliczka Salt Mine.


Day 5: Kraków/Prague

Imagine a city lined with Bohemian art, beer halls offering the finest brews in the region, tranquil gardens, and ornate chapels - it's no wonder why visitors fall in love with this place. Take the afternoon and get lost.

Included Activities:
Orientation Walk

Train (8.00 hour(s))


Day 6: Prague

Enjoy all Prague has to offer. Opt to visit the famous Charles Bridge, the clock tower in the main square or a traditional Czech beer hall with serious helpings of meat and potatoes.


Day 7: Prague/Berlin

Berlin is an amazing city with tangible historical importance and a melting pot of different cultures and flavours.

Included Activities:
Orientation Walk
Big Night Out

Train (5.00 hour(s))


Day 8: Berlin

Today, new travellers may join you for the rest of the adventure. You are welcome to join them at a group meeting this evening, followed by an optional dinner.


Day 9: Berlin

Take an included bike tour around Berlin. Enjoy free time to explore historic monuments, such as the Berlin Wall, Brandenburg Gate and the Checkpoint Charlie Museum. Experience Berlin's famous nightlife.

Included Activities:
Bike Tour


Day 10: Berlin/Amsterdam

Hop on a train and cross into the Netherlands.

Train (6.50-7.00 hours)


Day 11: Amsterdam

Head into a cozy bruin café or “eetcafé” (to the Dutch what pubs are to the British and Irish), local spots where friends gather to catch up over a beer or glass of house wine.


Day 12: Amsterdam/Bruges

Jump on a bus from Amsterdam and head into Belgium, for a visit to the small medieval trading town of Bruges. Bruges is one of the best-preserved medieval cities in Europe and has remained practically unchanged since its heyday. Once inside the city walls, the town closes in around you with street after street of historic houses and a canal always nearby.

Included Activities:
Orientation Walk

Local bus (5.00 hour(s))


Day 13: Bruges/London

Hop on a bus to London and enjoy a final night out with the group.

Local bus (5.00 hour(s))


Day 14: London

Depart at any time.

    • Orientation walks in Prague and Bruges
    • Visit to a genuine Pilsner beer hall (Prague)
    • Bicycle tour around Berlin
    • All transport between destinations and to/from included activities
    • Simple hotels/hostels (12 nts, multi-share), sleeper train (1 nt)
    • No meals included
    • Train, public bus, metro, walking
    Group Leader
    • Chief Experience Officer (CEO) throughout
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Tour Highlights:
  • Marvel at historic Budapest while cruising on the Danube
  • Take in the famed architecture of Krakow and Prague
  • Grab a pint in a London pub