Day 01, Thursday: Depart U.S.
Overnight flight to Warsaw, Poland from U.S. Arrive Warsaw next morning.
Day 02, Friday: Arrive Warsaw
You will be met and transferred to the hotel. There will be plenty of time to relax before meeting your fellow travelers and tour director. Enjoy dinner tonight at the hotel.
Day 03, Saturday: Warsaw
This 700-year-old capital is the symbol of the Polish nationhood and the will to survive against great odds. A sightseeing tour here includes a drive along the famous Royal Route from magnificent Castle Square to Lazienki Park and Palace, the summer residence of the last King of Poland. Pass by the Palace of Science and Culture (known as the “wedding cake”), the Saxon Gardens, Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, Monument to the Heroes of the Warsaw Ghetto, and the Barbican. Continue with a walking tour of the Old Town, Old Market Square, and St. John’s Cathedral. The rest of the day is free for relaxing, shopping, going for a stroll through the city or an optional late afternoon Chopin concert.
Day 04, Sunday: Warsaw to Berlin
Stop in Poznan for an orientation tour of this trade center. Then on to Berlin, for a dinner and free evening.
Day 05, Monday: Berlin
Your morning sightseeing tour features the Reichstag, the Renaissance building that once housed Germany’s Parliament, and the lovely Schloss Charlottenburg. The tour continues through the city to view other famous sights such as the Opera, Schiller Theater and Kaiser Wilhelm Memorial Church. The afternoon is free to explore this once divided city on your own.
Day 06, Tuesday: Berlin to Prague
Continue your journey via Dresden, the beautiful Saxony Baroque city. On an orientation tour, view the Zwinger Palace and Semper Opera House. Then it’s on to the Czech capital of Prague, the “City of 100 Spires."
Day 07, Wednesday: Prague
Built on seven hills more than 1000 years ago and spread over both banks of the river Vltava, Prague is one of the most attractive cities in Europe. Your sightseeing tour starts with panoramic drive to famous Wenceslas Square, the Strahov Stadium and Castle Square. Continue with a walking tour, and visit the Royal Castle of Hradcany with Cathedral of St. Vitus, Old Royal Palace, St. George’s Basilica and Golden Lane with the Daliborka Tower. Cross the Charles Bridge and walk through the old quarter of Prague to view the Jewish Ghetto, Town Hall and the world-famous Astronomical Clock. The rest of the day is free. An optional cultural performance will be available. Ask your Tour Director for details.
Day 08, Thursday: Depart Prague
After breakfast, transfer to the airport for your departure flight.