• Destination Focus – Vienna

    by  • May 31, 2017 • Bratislava, Budapest, Munich, Prague, Salzburg, Uncategorized, Vienna

    Capital of the Hapsburg Empire for centuries, this charming and elegant city still possesses a rather regal atmosphere.  Its history shines through at every corner, but this is no museum – it is also very much a living city of the 21st Century.

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    Vienna Experience – 4 nights with tours from £499pp

    Day 1: Fly direct to Vienna. On arrival join the private transfer to your hotel where you will spend 4 nights.

    Day 2: Your private guide will meet you at your hotel for a 2.5 hour walking tour which will give you the perfect introduction to Austria’s fascinating capital city. Not only will you see the most important sites of the Old Town but you will also gain great insider tips on how to explore the city further on your own.

    Day 3: Full day small group tour to the hidden Wachau Valley. Explore Austria’s most beautiful wine region in style and comfort as you are taken in a luxury minivan through back roads and charming villages that the big buses simply can’t reach.

    Day 4: Free for you to discover more of Vienna.

    Day 5: Join the private transfer from your hotel to the airport for the return flight to the UK.

    http://www.citiesdirect.co.uk/holiday-view.asp?holiday_id=1007

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    Prague, Vienna & Budapest – 7 night triple centre break from £599pp

    Day 1: Fly direct to Prague. On arrival join the transfer to your hotel where you will spend 2 nights.

    Day 2: Free time in Prague. At the heart of the old town is the majestic Old Town Square, a great place to start your visit.

    Day 3: Rail from Prague to Vienna where you will spend 2 nights.

    Day 4: Free time in Vienna. With its soaring Gothic tower, St Stephan’s Cathedral represents the heart of Vienna and should be considered a sightseeing essential.

    Day 5: Rail from Vienna to Budapest where you will spend 3 nights.

    Days 6-7: Free time in Budapest. Buda Castle, also known as the Royal Palace, is a striking edifice that has played host to a tumultuous history.

    Day 8: Join the transfer to Budapest airport for the return flight to the UK.

    http://www.citiesdirect.co.uk/holiday-view.asp?holiday_id=155

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    Vienna & Bratislava – 4 night twin centre break from £359pp

    Day 1: Fly direct to Vienna (or Bratislava). On arrival join the private transfer to your hotel in Vienna where you will spend 2 nights.

    Day 2: Vienna: With such a considerable history there is much to occupy your time in Vienna. Of course you may prefer to just take things easy and just enjoy that most sacred of Viennese traditions – coffee with a slice of Sacher Torte.

    Day 3: Travel by rail to Bratislava. (Journey time approximately 1hr) You will have an open ticket allowing you to travel at a time convenient to your sightseeing plans.

    Day 4: Bratislava: The Main Square lined with beautiful, colourful Baroque and Renaissance buildings would be a good starting point for your explorations of the Slovakian capital.

    Day 5: Join the private transfer to the airport for the return flight to the UK.

    http://www.citiesdirect.co.uk/holiday-view.asp?holiday_id=157

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    Munich, Salzburg & Vienna – 7 night triple centre break from £599pp

    Day 1: Fly direct to Munich. On arrival join the transfer to your hotel where you will spend 2 nights.

    Day 2: Free time in Munich. Enjoy excellent Bavarian hospitality in one of the many beer halls dotted around the city.

    Day 3: Rail from Munich to Salzburg where you will spend 2 nights.

    Day 4: Free time in Salzburg. Home of Mozart, the city is rich in music, history and culture.

    Day 5: Rail from Salzburg to Vienna where you will spend 3 nights.

    Days 6-7: Free time in Vienna. The magnificent Schönbrunn Palace, the former summer palace of the Habsburgs, is without question a Viennese pre-requisite

    Day 8: Join the transfer to Vienna airport for the return flight to the UK.

    http://www.citiesdirect.co.uk/holiday-view.asp?holiday_id=1343

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    (All the above holidays include return direct flights from the UK, hand-picked central 3* hotel accommodation with breakfast and return airport transfers. Twin and triple centre holidays also include transfers between the cities as specified.)