<p.Vienna: Arrival and leisure day
Welcome to Europe! Begin your Europe tour with a lovely day in Vienna. After arriving here, meet our representative. She/he will drop you at the hotel. Check-in, complete all the formalities and spend the afternoon at leisure. After unwinding, proceed towards Vienna Opera to witness Vienna's art, culture and the Musical Cultural Show. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Innsbruck: Arrival and Tyrolean Show
Post a sumptuous breakfast, check out from the hotel and get transferred to the railway station. From here, take a train to Innsbruck. After arriving at Innsbruck, check-into the hotel and relax for some time. Later, in the evening, witness the Tyrolean Show (drinks included).
This show comprises of authentic folk music, dance, shoe slapping, yodelling, and Tyrolean songs - making it an exciting experience for all. After the show ends, return to the hotel for overnight stay.
Tip: For pick-up, it is advised to wait ten minutes prior to the time of the show as mentioned on the voucher.
Distance from Vienna to Innsbruck: 476 km approx.
Travel Time: 4 hours, 26 minutes approx.
Innsbruck: Swarovski Crystal World
Post a heavy breakfast, meet our tour representative at the Innsbruck station. From here, head towards Swarovski Crystal World. 14 underground chambers are dedicated to the creative interpretation of the crystal. Besides, a variety of events and leisure activities attract numerous visitors from all over the world. The Crystal Stage showcases the best of Swarovski craft under one roof.
There indeed is a lot to enjoy above the grounds as well, like a lush park where many surprises unfold. Later, return to the hotel and have a sound sleep.
Salzburg: Arrival and Mozart city tour
Titillate your taste buds with the sumptuous breakfast at the hotel before you board the train to Salzburg. It is a two-hour journey and after you arrive in Salzburg, check into the hotel. Relax for a while and then in the afternoon, leave for the Mozart city tour and Mozart's residence. This 1.5-hour long tour will start from Mirabellplatz Bus Terminal and in this tour you will get a glimpse of the ancient charm and the contemporary magnetism of the city. The points that are covered are- Mirabell Palace, Mozarteum (University of Music), Mozart’s Residence, Marionette Theatre, Trinity Church, Hellbrunn Palace (shorter stoppage), Palace of Frohnburg, Nonnberg Abbey, Siegmund‘s Gate, Festival Halls, Horse Bath, Getreidegasse, and Blasius Church.
Explore the beautiful city and its architectural marvels from different eras, discover the world of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and as the bus tour comes to an end, conclude the tour with a visit to Mozart’s birth house. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Distance from Innsbruck to Salzburg: 185 km approx.
Travel Time: 2 hours approx.
Salzburg: Sound of Music and Salt Mine Tour
On the 5th day of your Europe holiday, get ready for a full-day Sound of Music tour and Salt Mine tour. Enjoy the breathtaking scenery, which got its fame by the 1965 musical. On this tour, you will be following Maria Von Trapp's footsteps. The guide will narrate the inspiring history and after that, visit the underworld caverns of the Salt Mines. Here, you will understand how salt was a huge factor in the economic wealth of the vicinity. You will not only visit the Salt Mines, but also the attractions of the locality, which became famous due to the movie- Sound of Music. This tour intends to give you an insight into the tale of Maria von Trapp and glimpses of the natural beauty of Austria. Post this tour, return to the hotel.
Budapest: Day at Leisure
Today after having breakfast, check out from the hotel and proceed towards the station. Board the train to Budapest and after arriving, check into the hotel and relax for a while. Spend the rest of the day at leisure. In the evening, you can stroll around or also indulge in shopping. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Tip: Main shopping area of Budapest is located in Pest’s City Centre. Some of the best things to buy in Budapest include- wines, fancy bottles of Tokaji, dolls, a variety of chessboards and paprika.
Distance from Salzburg to Budapest: 543 km approx.
Travel time: 5 hours, 42 min approx.
Budapest: Hop On Hop-off Tour
Today, get ready for an exciting day of your Europe trip. After having a delicious breakfast, leave for Hop On Hop Off tour. This tour starts from Chain Bridge and heads to Margaret Bridge over Buda. It also passes by the Parliament. Later, stop in Castle District (Matthias Church and Fisherman's Bastion). Then, drive to Gellert Hill (Citadel) for an awe-inspiring view of Budapest.
Post this, you’ll be driven through the Downtown (Central Market Hall, Synagogue) and will visit Pest. After that, you will stop at the Heroes’ Square (City Park). Further, the tour will take you to Andrassy Avenue, past the Opera House and to the St Stephen's Basilica. In City Centre, the tour comes to an end. Then, return to your hotel.
Tip: One of the best restaurants in Budapest is Red Peppers. It is highly recommended.
Heroes Square is one of the top tourist attractions of Budapest.
Prague: Day at leisure
Treat yourself to a sumptuous breakfast and check out from the hotel. Then, leave for Prague via train. Upon arrival at Prague, check-into the hotel and unwind. Spend this day at leisure and stroll on the streets to see the true charm of Prague. Overnight stay in the hotel.
Distance from Budapest to Prague: 524 km approx.
Travel Time: 7 hours, 30 min approx.
Prague: Hop on Hop off Tour with Pub Crawl
Post breakfast, you will proceed for a heritage walk around the Old Town, acclaimed for its Jewish charisma. This follows a twenty-minute mini-bus tour that will take you to the Prague Castle through the downtown post, from where you take a walking tour. The walking tour will take you to Charles Bridge through Lesser Town along Nerudova Street as included in this Europe tour package. After reaching Charles Bridge, get ready for a short Vltava River Cruise. Then, cross the Charles Bridge and get back to the Old Town. End the day by having a free drink at the largest Hard Rock Cafe in Europe.
Vienna: Arrival with Hop on Hop off Tour
Post breakfast, board the train from Prague leaving for Vienna. After reaching Vienna and checking into the hotel, head for a city tour. The tour starts from Sudtiroler Platz. It also takes you to Ringstrasse Boulevard. During this tour, you will pass through many popular attractions of Vienna like the splendid Vienna State Opera. It hosts the famous annual event- Opera Ball. The Grand Hofburg Palace near the Ball was a winter residence of the imperial family. Further, admire the monumental buildings- the Museum of Art History and the Museum of Natural History. The Europe holiday package also includes other points like- Neoclassical Parliament, Burgtheater and City Hall. City Hall is the venue of the Life Ball. Next in the line is a guided tour of Schonrunn Palace. It is a World Heritage Site and is visited by people from all over the world.
It is also the former Imperial summer residence.
Post the tour, you are on your own and can use this time to stroll around the palace garden and relish authentic Viennese Coffee with a piece of delicious apple strudel. Later, return to your hotel.
Distance from Prague to Vienna: 330 km approx.
Travel Time: 5 hours approx.
Vienna: Departure for India
After having breakfast, check out from the hotel and head towards the airport to catch a flight to India. The Europe tour concludes with happy memories!!