Arrival and transfer from airport to hotel Welcome to Prague, a beautifully preserved city undamaged by WWII with amazing architecture and an impressive number of stunning old buildings, winding streets and famous sights such as Charles Bridge, Old Town Square, Prague Castle. Tonight we will learn how the Pub culture in Prague has old roots, a very long tradition, and has a lot to do with the Czech mentality! To discover the true traditional Czech beerhall is an art in the net of narrow Old Town lanes. Walk around famous hundred-year-old inns, where Jaroslav Hasek, Bill Clinton, Bohumil Hrabal, Milan Kundera and Vaclav Havel used to go! We have chosen carefully the most authentic places for you to visit. Dinner and overnight in Prague.
Breakfast The capital city of the Czech Republic and has become one of the most popular city breaks in Europe. Today after breakfast we will have a panoramic tour visiting Old town Square , the heart of Prague, that is filled with many houses, churches and other structures dating back to the 13th century. Notable structures include the Old Town Hall and Astronomical Clock. We will also have the chance to see Wenceslas Square; the Dancing House, a modern glass building surrounded by historic architecture; the National Museum; the New Synagogue and cross Charles bridge, a stone Gothic bridge that connects the Old Town and Lesser Town . After lunch we will visit The Vysehrad Castle, regarded by Czechs as the mythical birthplace of Prague. The complex contains a fortress castle, cathedral and burial ground of some of the most influential figures in Czech history. Dinner and overnight in Prague.
Prague – Vienna
We have a very special day, today! In the morning we will see Prague Castle, a magnificent complex that has roots as far back as 870. The castle has been a home to Holy Roman Emperors, kings, queens and Presidents. At least eighteen buildings, from palaces to churches, halls to towers, and eight gardens are contained within the complex borders. After lunch we will enjoy a Hollywood afternoon in a bus ride to visit the most important movie locations of the entire Prague centre. Mission Impossible, Amadeus, The League of Extraordinary Gentleman, 007-Cassino Royale and Van Helsing. When the tour is done we will departure to Vienna. Dinner and overnight in Vienna.
Home to Baroque and Art Nouveau palaces, modern masterpieces that house international organizations and innovative composites of old and new, Vienna is gorgeous to look at. And we will have the chance to discover this magnificent city visiting some of its most popular tourist sights like: the museum square, the eighth largest cultural area in the world. Hofburg Imperial Palace, home of the Habsburg dynasty and for a time, the most formidable seat of power in the world. St Stephen´s Cathedral (STEPHANSDOM) , the Gothic Romanesque cathedral that sits on the traces of a church built in the early 12th century and in addition to peerless physical beauty, has been at the heart of some of the most important events in Austria’s history. As such, St. Stephen’s is one of the few landmarks in Vienna that one can characterize as a genuine symbol of the city and indeed, the nation. Some free time to enjoy Vienna, do some shopping and have lunch. Afterwards a visit to The Belvedere Palace, gardens and museum with the largest Klimt collection, including the legendary painting “The Kiss” . Dinner and overnight in Vienna
In the morning Schonbrunn Palace the most visited tourist attraction in Vienna and one of the most important culture monuments in Austria. We will find numerous attractions, from a tour through the authentically furnished residential and representational rooms of the Imperial family in the Palace, through the maze and the labyrinth in the garden to a separate children’s museum. Lunch This afternoon we will have another cinematography tour visiting the film locations of the classic The Third Man, a dark post-war epic set in Vienna telling the thrilling story of Harry Lime (Orson Welles). It combines great acting and memorable characters with a fascinating story, taking place in an interesting setting and adding a creative musical score. We will follow the footsteps of Harry Limes through the winding, cobblestone plastered alleys of Vienna’s old town centre. Overnight in Vienna
Vienna – Bratislava – Budapest
After breakfast we move to Bratislava, the capital of Slovakia. The city can amaze you with its history. The special charm of the Old Town of Bratislava will leave you absolutely dazzled by the beauty of it all. Wonderful architecture, fine examples of art, lots of information on science and the history of Bratislava Old Town — all will give you a real Slovakian experience. Upon arrival, your guide will take you to picturesque Old Town Bratislava for a walking tour. During this tour your guide will pinpoint some locations of the movie The Peacemaker, filmed here with George Clooney and Nicole Kidman. On this guided tour, enjoy a wonderful panorama of the Slovakian capital as you see its main sites such as Michael’s Gate, the only remaining gate of the medieval fortification of Bratislava, and Bratislava Castle, located on a hill and dating back to the Stone Age. Visit Grassalkovich Palace and learn about its history from your guide. Continue to the Primate’s Palace, an 18th-century palace inspired by French classicism considered today as one of the most beautiful buildings in Bratislava. Then, enjoy your box lunch (included) and spend some free time visiting one of the numerous coffee houses, shops or cultural sites. Visit the Slovak National Theatre and St Martin’s Cathedral, an ancient coronation place for Hungarian emperors. On your way, you may be able to spot the four life-size bronze statues of the French Napoleon soldier, each hidden in the streets of Old Town Bratislava. Afternoon departure to Budapest overnight and Dinner in Budapest
Budapest, Hungary’s capital city consists of two parts, Buda and Pest and these are divided by the beautiful river Danube. The UNESCO World Heritage Committee has listed the view of the Danube embankments and the Buda Castle District – which is one of the most beautiful and romantic parts of the city of Budapest – as a World Heritage site. The city tour Budapeste Completa will take us to the Parlament, Heroes´Square, Vajdahunyad Castle and the Buda Castle, which is also home to the National Hungarian Art Gallery. In the afternoon we will visit the locations for the brazilian movie, Budapeste: Franz Liszt Square, “Írók Boltja” bookstore, Chico´s bar “Kiadó Kocsma”, the Hungarian ghost writer´s Anonymous statue (o alter-ego do Chico Buarque), and some other places. at night cruise and dinner on the Danube. Overnight Budapest
Today you have the morning free to explore Budapest and for some shopping and relaxing. Afternoon departure to Zagreb. Dinner and overnight in Zagreb.
Zagreb – Opatija – Zagreb
We will discover in the beautiful Croatia, 2 movie sets for the new film about Lady Di , Diana : Caught in Flight. The film depictures the last 2 years of the princess´ life. In the morning we will visit some beautiful and important tourist point in Croatia´s capital, including the Croatian National Theater, an over one-century-old neo-baroque site in the middle of the city, used as set for the film. The we depart to visit the pearl of the Adriatic, Opatija. Located in the Kvarner Bay, at the foot of the Mount Ucka and some 15 km from Rijeka, Croatia’s third largest city.The town is a remarkable seaside resort town with a long history of tourism stretching back to 1844. And its charming hotels and streets were also used as locations to help to tell the story of this famous princess! We will have lunch in Opatija and after lunch we will discover the charm and sophisticated Opatija. After the tour you will some free time . Returning to Zagreb for dinner and Overnight in the city.
Zagreb – Plitvice Lakes
A special day to discover a perfect Croatian movie set , Plitvice Lakes. It is considered the oldest national park in Southeast Europe and the largest national park in the country. Each year, more than 1,200,000 visitors are recorded. The national park has become famous during the 1960s and 1970s through several Western film productions of Karl May novels. Many scenes have been shot at the lakes or waterfalls. And We will have the pleasure to visit this marvelous place. Lunch in Plitvice Return to Zagreb for overnight and dinner
Zagreb – Trakoscan – Varazdin- Zagreb
After breakfast, we will visit some beautiful Croatian castles, worthy of being used as movie sets.with a Short trip we can reach Trakoscan to visit it´s castle. Trakošćan was built in the late 13th century as part of the defense fortification network of the Zagorje principality. It is a beautiful gem set among lush mountains with beautiful views. Then we head to Varazdin , the best preserved and richest urban complex in continental Croatia. On the way , the group visits the Marusevec castle , located in the municipality of the same name within Varazdin County.After the tour in Varazdin we return to Zagreb with dinner and overnight.
Free time until the transfer departure to the airport.