GLOBUS 2024: From Prague to Munich Escape (KCD)
8 Day Tour from Prague to Munich
On this guided vacation of Central Europe, experience the rich history and most popular destinations without the crowds-and even better-without the high-season prices. This Central Europe escorted tour is a magnificent journey starting in the Czech Republic before entering Germany, to discover Saxony and Bavaria. Both your eyes and tastebuds will be kept busy by scenic Saxony. Visit the elegantly restored city of Dresden, the cultural hub of Leipzig and Colditz castle, the renaissance castle that became an infamous prisoner of war camp during WW2 and try the local wines. Travel south through Germany to Bavaria. Visit Nurenberg before arriving at its most famous city - Munich. While the theatrical Glockenspiel clock in Munich's Marienplatz may announce the time three times a day, the lively Biergarten throughout Germany will happily tell you it's always 'beer thirty.'From the exciting cities and historical sights to the special experiences, this Central Europe escorted vacation has something for everyone, including a low-season price that you won't want to miss! Let Globus handle the details while you sit back, relax, and enjoy this amazing Prague to Munich Escape!
|Offer valid through 3/31/2024
|Welcome to Budapest! At 6 pm, meet your Tour Director and travel companions for a welcome dinner at the hotel. (D)
|The Golden City PRAGUE Guided sightseeing includes the Astronomical Clock and the Hradcany Castle grounds. (B)TOUR HIGHLIGHT CULTURAL GEM The capital city of the Czech Republic which spans the Vltava River is often called the 'City of a Hundred Spires,' or 'The Golden City'. See the beautiful Old Town Square, with vibrant Baroque buildings, Gothic churches, and the medieval Astronomical Clock, delighting passers-by each hour. Stroll around the exquisite grounds at Hradcany Castle, considered to be the world's largest ancient castle complex.
|Sipping Wine in Saxony PIRNA AREA Wine tasting. (B,D) 103 mi / 165 kmTOUR HIGHLIGHTLOCAL TASTES Although Saxony is Germany's smallest wine growing region, wine cultivation has been a tradition here for over 800 years. More than 20 varieties of grape thrive in the mild climate of its wine route that stretches between Pirna and Diesbar-Seusslitz.
|German Jewels DRESDEN Guided walking tour features a visit to the Zwinger Palace Courtyard. (B)TOUR HIGHLIGHTCULTURAL GEM Explore the heart of Dresden with a walk to Zwinger Palace courtyard. Revered for its stunning Baroque architecture and beautiful gardens, this spectacular palace complex is the most famous building in Dresden.
|Daring Escapes! COLDITZ Guided visit of the castle.LEIPZIG Orientation of the city and free time this evening. (B) 81 mi / 130 kmTOUR HIGHLIGHTHISTORIC SPOT While originally built as a castle in the middle-ages, its utilization changed numerous times through history. It reached notoriety during WW2 when it was designated to be a Prisoner of War Camp for Allied Officers. Due to its location Field Marshall Goring declared it 'escape-proof', he was soon proved wrong when many daring escape plans were hatched, including the building of a glider! Over 170 attempts were apparently made, but only 32 men actually escaped.
|Rebuilding tradition NURENBERG Walking tour includes the Old Town. (B) 283 mi / 455 kmTOUR HIGHLIGHTHISTORY & TRADITION A target for allied bombings, Nuremberg was an important symbol to the Nazi regime having been the location of the party rallies. After the war it was completely rebuilt, restoring to their original charm the characteristic medieval streets of the old town with the half-timbered houses. The Old Town is also home to traditional sausage restaurants that have been serving the Nurenberg sausage since the 15th century.
|Auf Wiedersehen, Munich! MUNICH Guided sightseeing includes Marienplatz. (LF) Farewell dinner at local restaurant. (B,D)TOUR HIGHLIGHTCULTURE & TRADITION Experience the geographical and cultural heart of Munich at its Marienplatz, the town square since 1158. Stroll through the home of historic buildings, including the Old and New Town Halls in the picturesque heart and soul of the city. Join us at one of our local faves for a farewell dinner this evening!
|Safe Travels Until We Meet Again! Your vacation ends with breakfast this morning. (B)
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