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Czech Tours & Travel

19 days: June 10 - 28, 2021

In addition to stop in little towns, these are the main cities & towns visiting:

  • PRAGUE • BRNO • KROMĚŘÍŽ • OLOMOUC • TELČ • TEREZÍN • KOLÍN • PILSEN • BLANSKO
  • ČESKÉ BUDĚJOVICE • ČESKÝ KRUMLOV • KARLOVY VARY • STRÁŽNICE • MARIÁNSKÉ LÁZNĚ
  • FRANTIŠKOVY LÁZNĚ

 

Visiting main attractions:

 “Kmochův Kolín” - Festival of Brass Band Music

“Five-Petalled Rose Festival” - Renaissance Festival in Český Krumlov

“International Folklore Festival” in Strážnice

 

 OVERNIGHT hotels with private facilities in Prague – 5 nights • Pilsen – 3 nights • České Budějovice – 3 nights • Brno – 6 nights

 

TOUR INCLUDES:

  •  Land transfers by comfortable motor coach
  • Daily breakfasts; lunches or dinners as per itinerary
  • All scheduled sightseeing & entrance fees, local taxes, music, parties & entertainment
  • Escorted from US by Czech native
  • Professional, local English speaking Tour guides
  • "Travel Book” and maps of the Czech Republic and Prague plus information you need to know  before you go & during the tour

 

NOT INCLUDED: 

  •  Airfare (please ask us, we can assist)
  • Travel Insurance (please ask us, we can assist)
  • Porterage and gratuities for local tour guides and driver
  • Meals & beverages not mentioned in tour program
  • Personal expenses
  • Anything not mentioned in the inclusions

TOUR RESERVATIONS DETAILS 

Booking byFebruary 13, 2021  Past due byMarch 13, 2021

 Land price per person w/ double occupancy: ONLY: $3,295 For single supplement add: $745

For more Information and Registration on this tour, please contact us. DOWNLOAD Trifold Program

Airline ticket arrangements available upon request at time of booking


 

DAILY TOUR PROGRAM

Itinerary* “TRAVEL BOOK” with daily program > detailed schedule information will be mailed to you approx. 1 month prior to departure.

Itinerary* “TRAVEL BOOK” with daily program > detailed schedule information will be mailed to you approx. 1 month prior to departure.

(B - Breakfast; L - Lunch; D - Dinner)

Thursday 10

 

Depart your hometown and take an overnight flight across the Atlantic. Enjoy in-flight entertainment and meal service as you travel to start your vacation.

 

Friday 11        (D)     PRAGUE - 4 nights

 

The tour starts today from your hotel in PRAGUE. Begin your afternoon with a walking tour to Old Town Square, enclosed by Gothic, Renaissance, Baroque and Rococo style buildings before viewing Týn Church and its magnificent towers, the unique Astronomical Clock, St. Nicholas Cathedral and Old Town Hall. Continue to the 14th century Charles Bridge, one of Prague's loveliest and most characteristic sights with its 16 arches and 30 statues. Tonight, join your fellow travelers for a WELCOME DINNER in the local restaurant.

 

Saturday 12   (B, L)

 

After breakfast we’ll depart to KOLÍN, to enjoy the INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL OF BRASS BAND MUSIC dedicated to the famous Czech composer & musician Frantisek Kmoch. Every year more than 3,000 musicians from all over Europe participate in this huge celebration. A great opportunity for picture and video taking.

 

 

Sunday 13 (B, L)

 

AM free time. PM trip to TEREZÍN - was originally built in the 18th century as a strategic fortress for protection against the Prussian armies. During World War II the Nazis established a police prison in the small fortress, and the town itself was turned into a Jewish ghetto. Visit the small fortress of Terezín as well as the Ghetto Museum, which was originally built as school.

 

Monday 14 (B)

 

Completely free day for shopping or to enjoy the other interesting site of Prague.

 

Tuesday 15   (B, L)  PILSEN- 2 nights

 

Transfer to PILSEN. PM city tour includes the city center, “Thank you America!” monument dedicated to the George S. Patton - 3rd Army for liberation of the city in May 1945, St. Bartholomew church and other places. Rest of the day at leisure.

 

Wednesday 16 (B, L)

 

After breakfast we will enjoy day trip to KARLOVY VARY founded by the Bohemian King Charles the IV. in the 14th century. The town has been recapturing its former glory with its Baroque and Art Nouveau buildings being restored and people rediscovering all the town has to offer. Tour the colonnade and taste the water from the 12 curative thermal mineral springs. Admire the beauty of both the historic and modern colonnades. PM, continue to MARIÁNSKÉ LÁZNĚ - the second largest spa resort in the Czech Republic founded in the last century. Carefully arranged large parks, spa forests, specific architecture, flourishing

cultural and social life. Those are the features to characterize this beautiful town. Of the 140 mineral

springs in the town, 39 are used for treating kidneys, respiratory and urinary disorders. Tour the

Colonnade and view the “Singing fountain” in front of the main colonnade. Free time at leisure. Later PM return to Pilsen.

 

Thursday 17 (B, L)

 

AM free time at leisure. After lunch at the “Ve skále” restaurant in CHODOVÁ PLANÁ we’ll continue to FRANTIŠKOVY LÁZNĚ named in 1793 for Francis II, the last Holy Roman emperor, it became a town in 1865. It owes much of its reputation to a rich sulfurous-ferric mud that is used for mud baths and mud packs in the treatment of gynecological disorders. Prior to 1939, its inhabitants were almost entirely German, but the resettled population is mainly Czech. Guided tour following by free time.

 

Friday 18 (B, L)

 

ČESKÉ BUDĚJOVICE – 3 nights

After breakfast we’ll depart to ČESKÉ BUDĚJOVICE – the hometown of the original Budweiser beer. In the city center of the town is a magnificent square, one of the largest in Europe. It is lined with Gothic, Renaissance and Baroque houses with arcades, Samsonʼs Fountain in its center. PM visit the original Budweiser Brewery, sample the beer. Rest of the day at leisure.

 

 

Day 10 - Saturday 19 - ČESKÝ KRUMLOV (B, L)

Day 11 - Sunday 20   - ČESKÝ KRUMLOV( B, L)

 

Visiting the both days the Medieval town of ČESKÝ KRUMLOV to enjoy the festival transforming the town into a Renaissance time once again. The festival harkens back to the time of the greatest development in Český Krumlov (1570). Day and night, visitors are treated to concerts; dances; daredevil performances, duels, theatrical performances, arts, crafts, farmer’s markets, processions of noble ladies and gentlemen, knights, and jugglers - a Medieval Feast, Markets and much more not to miss!

 

Monday 21 (B, L)  BRNO - 5 nights

 

Before Noon depart to TELČ. The town consist of a long square lined with arcades and church of St. James from the 14th century. Chateau complex is the most impressive architecture of the region. Free time / lunch. PM continue to BRNO. Guided city tour includes: Church of St. Jacob, Vegetable market, Cathedral of Ss. Peter & Paul; Spilberg Castle area, city center and more.

 

Tuesday 22   (B, L)

AM free time at leisure. PM depart to OLOMOUC - The second largest city after Prague, in the period 1187-1641, the capital of Moravia. The residence of bishops since 1063, the first archbishop installed in 1777. The most significant is the Cathedral of St. Wenceslas from 1109 and the Holy Trinity Column from 1716-1754. Guided city tour.

 

Wednesday 23   (B)

 

Completely free day for shopping or to enjoy the other interesting site of Brno.

 

Thursday 24 (B, L)

 

Day trip to KROMĚŘÍŽ. In 1777, this town, located in Central Moravia became the seat of the bishops of Olomouc. The splendid Kroměříž chateau and its beautiful gardens are considered an especially attractive and well-preserved example of Baroque palatial and garden design. They played an important role in the development of Central European Baroque architecture of gardens and palaces. Guided city tour of adjoining colonnade and beautiful gardens.

 

Friday 25       (B, L)

 

Morning, depart to Moravian Karst - Punkva caves with fabulous formations of stalactites and stalagmites, fairy-tale domes. Boat ride on the underground river Punkva & with cable car on the top of  Macocha Abyss. Rest of the day at leisure.

 

Saturday 26 – STRÁŽNICE                       (B, L)

 

During the International Folklore Festival, you can enjoy the beauty of folk songs , dances and costumes in the ceremonial Procession and in many different programs, try dances from foreign corners

of the world and sing and dance together with folk music .

 

Sunday 27    (B, L)  Prague – 1 night

 

AM transfer to Praha. Enjoy a free day to further explore the sights of PRAGUE, or perhaps indulge in last minute shopping for some wonderful bargains including the world famous Bohemian crystal, the garnet jewelry, souvenirs and many handcrafts. There is music available everywhere and you may enjoy a concert.

 

Day 19 – Monday 28 (B)

 

After breakfast, your tour ends this morning, leaving you with pleasant memories of a wonderful vacation.

 

* Subject to change