On the Wings of Classical Music
  • Features Included:

    • First class hotels
    • Airport arrival transfer Vienna airport to hotel on day 1
    • Departure transfer hotel to Warsaw airport on day 9
    • Breakfast daily and 4 dinners
    • Touring by modern air-conditioned motor coach
    • Professional Tour Director throughout
    • Luggage handling (1 pc per person)
    • Whisper technology enhanced touring
    • Service charges and hotel taxes

    Sightseeing Tours Included:

    • Vienna
    • Budapest
    • Krakow
    • Warsaw
  • Itinerary:

    B – Breakfast | D – Dinner

    Entrance fees are included where indicated in bold

    Day 1 – arrive in Vienna, Wednesday

    You will be met and transferred to your hotel. There’s time to relax before meeting your fellow travelers and Tour Director for a Welcome Dinner. (D)

    Day 2 – in Vienna, Thursday

    We start the day with a visit to St. Stephen’s Cathedral and the Hofburg Palace; then on to view Belvedere Palace, Prater Amusement Park, and the UN Buildings. Afternoon free. In the evening enjoy the classical Concert of Strauss’s & Mozart’s music. (B)

    Day 3 – to Budapest, Friday

    Today, we depart for Budapest. The sightseeing tour upon arrival includes views of all the main attractions: The Parliament, the Royal Palace, the Castle Hill area, Fisherman’s Bastion, the Matthias Church, Heroes’ Square, and Gellert Hill with its Citadel. The rest of the day is at leisure to explore this exciting city. (B)

    Day 4 – in Budapest, Saturday

    The entire day is free to explore the “Paris of the East”, shop along the Vaci Utca, nibble a delicious slice of apple strudel, sip some Hungarian wine, or perhaps join the optional excursion. Dinner, overnight. (B, D)

    Day 5 – to Krakow, Sunday

    The road to Krakow winds through the hills and countryside of Slovakia, past the Tatras Mountains, and into the rolling plains of Poland. You’ll arrive in time for a relaxing dinner. (B, D)

    Day 6 – in Krakow, Monday

    A morning sightseeing tour starts with a visit to Wawel Hill, a viewing of the Royal Castle and visiting the Royal Cathedral. Next, take a walking tour of the Old Town where you will see the Main Market Square and Renaissance Cloth Hall, and visit St. Mary’s Church. The afternoon is free to go for a stroll, browse through the shops, sample some “sernik” or “szarlotka”, or simply relax. (B)

    Day 7 – to Warsaw, Tuesday

    This morning join on a tour to Auschwitz-Birkenau, the notorious concentration camp from World War II and a UNESCO World Heritage site. Later, journey to Czestochowa and visit the Yasna Gora Monastery, known for the blackened picture of the Virgin Mary, popularly called the “Black Madonna.” In the late afternoon, arrive in Poland’s capital city, Warsaw. (B, D)

    Day 8 – in Warsaw, Wednesday

    This 700-year-old capital is a symbol of Polish nationhood and the will to survive against great odds. Your 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 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 shopping, a stroll through the city, relaxing in one of the many parks or gardens, or perhaps attending an optional late afternoon Chopin concert. (B)

    Day 9 – depart Warsaw, Thursday

    Check out from your hotel. Departure transfer to Warsaw airport. (B)

  • Start DatesEnd DatesPrice per Person in Double OccupancySingle Room Supplement
    5/22/20245/30/2024$2,399$789
    6/12/20246/20/2024$2,399$789
    7/3/20247/11/2024$2,278$789
    7/24/20248/1/2024$2,278$789
    8/14/20248/22/2024$2,278$789
    9/4/20249/12/2024$2,399$789
    9/25/202410/3/2024$2,399$789
    10/9/202410/17/2024$2,399$789
    10/23/202410/31/2024$2,399$789
    11/6/202411/14/2024$2,278$789
    11/27/202412/5/2024$1,999$789
  • Hotels:

    • Vienna: Hotel Fleming’s Selection (F) or similar
    • Budapest: Hotel Mercure Korona (F) or similar
    • Krakow: Hotel Novotel Centrum (F) or similar
    • Warsaw: Hotel Mercure Grand (F) or similar
  • Map

    Escorted Tour Map

     

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