18-to-Thirtysomethings: Budapest to London on a Shoestring (EJBL)
Countries Visited: Belgium, Czech Republic, Germany, Hungary, Netherlands, Poland, United Kingdom Excellent value, amazing prices, quality experiences Simple and clean hotels, guesthouses and hostels chosen for location and character Affordable public and private transport for maximum cultural interaction Plenty of optional activities tailored to your interests and budget
Trip Style: Information Not available
Service Level: Basic
Physical Demands Rating: 2 - There'll be some light walking and hiking. Suitable for most fitness levels. Nothing too challenging.
Group Size: Max 16, avg 10.
Meals Included: No meals included
Accommodations: Not Availaible
Marvel at historic Budapest, Take in the famed architecture of Krakow and Prague, See Berlin's iconic sites during a bike tour, Enjoy a drink in one of Amsterdam's cozy bruin caFes
Ever wanted to see both sides of Europe in one fell swoops 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 you'll 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. Catch your breath from it all in the shadow of Buckingham Palace while wishing it would never end.
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|Day 1||Budapest||Day 1 Budapest|
Arrive at any time. Included Activities: Arrival Day and Welcome Meeting
|Day 2||Krakow||Day 2 Budapest/Krakow|
With the Danube River dividing old town, Buda, from the newer area, Pest, there is plenty to see and do. Transport: Overnight train (beds)
|Day 3||Krakow||Day 3 Krakow|
Opt to visit Rynek GlOwny - Europe's largest medieval market square; savour a traditional Polish breakfast (kielbasa, yum), or sit back with a coffee and a slice of Polands 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||Krakow||Day 4 Krakow|
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||Prague||Day 5 Krakow/Prague|
Imagine a city lined with Bohemian art, beer halls offering the finest brews in the region, tranquil gardens, and ornate chapels - its no wonder why visitors fall in love with this place. Take the afternoon and get lost. Included Activities: Orientation Walk Transport: Train (8.00 hour(s))
|Day 6||Prague||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||Berlin||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 Transport: Train (5.00 hour(s))
|Day 8||Berlin||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||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 Berlins famous nightlife. Included Activities: Bike Tour
|Day 10||Amsterdam||Day 10 Berlin/Amsterdam|
Hop on a train and cross into the Netherlands. Transport: Train (6.50-7.00 hours)
|Day 11||Amsterdam||Day 11 Amsterdam|
Head into a cozy bruin cafE or "eetcafE" (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||Bruges||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 Transport: Local bus (5.00 hour(s))
|Day 13||London||Day 13 Bruges/London|
Hop on a bus to London and enjoy a final night out with the group. Transport: Local bus (5.00 hour(s))
|Day 14||London||Day 14 London|
Depart at any time.
Local Flights: N/A
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