Overview: Golden Prague! The city of Slavic legends comes alive as
a local guide for a walking tour around the Castle, Cathedral and Old Town.
From atop the hill at the castle you will see “Golden Prague”, with over
500 church spires and the silvery winding ribbon of the Vltava River.
Prague’s castle is the largest preserved fortress from the middle ages in
all of Europe. Personal time can be spent wandering off the beaten track
into Prague’s side streets and courtyards, or into the old Jewish Quarter,
and many of the city’s churches. Perhaps temptation calls from the crystal
and garnet shops, or the windows full of traditionally painted eggs and
unique table linens. Street musicians and performers liven the atmosphere –
so be sure to keep some change available!
In Karlovy Vary, your time is your own.
your grandest dreams of crystal chandeliers and stemware, look for the
Russian Orthodox Cathedral and other significant architectural gems.
Day 1: The tour begins with departure for overnight travel to
Day 2: Arrive
in Prague for an early breakfast (included). Travel by bus downtown and
explore the castle, cathedral and Old Town with a local guide. After
the walking tour, enjoy a typical Czech lunch in a downtown restaurant
before heading out to explore on your own. Return by bus to the hotel in
the late afternoon to check in and relax. Passengers are free for the rest
of the evening to pursue their own plans. Taxi, tram or metro service is
available from the hotel lobby or near the hotel.
(included), depart and travel directly to Karlovy Vary to take advantage of
the luxury town’s shops and hospitality. A walking orientation opens the
way for personal explorations in this world-famous spa resort. Shops and
sights are open to visit. Purchases are possible for crystal, chandeliers,
garnet and amber jewelry and much more! Begin the journey homeward in the
afternoon with a dinner stop in Germany, arriving at point of
departure around 10 p.m.