Walking Tour from Vienna to Prague NL01

8 Days From £0 (880 USD)

A self-guided walking tour through stunning scenery from Vienna to Prague - two of Europe's most beautiful and elegant cities, complete with full vehicle support.

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Key Information

Travel Style: Private Tour
Start Location: Vienna, Austria
End Location: Prague, Czech Republic
Accommodation: Hotels
Period: Spring, Summer and Autumn
Difficulty: Suitable for Most Travelers

About The Operator

Accreditations: Member of ACK, the association of Czech tour operators.
Years In Business: 17

Description

A full day by day itinerary will be provided by the tour operator when you make an enquiry about this holiday.

Includes
- Welcome at the starting point
- Detailed itineraries, exact topographic maps 1:50 000 and a guide to recommended restaurants prepared by our experts
- Accommodation with breakfasts in 3-star and 4-star selected hotels except for hotels in Vienna and Prague
- Permanent mobile phone and vehicle support and luggage transfers during whole the tour

Excludes
-Travel to the country and back
-Travellers insurance
-Transfer to the starting point of the tour and back
-Entrance fees and public transport if used
-Overnight in Vienna and Prague
-Meals except for breakfasts

Prices per person - please submit an enquiry to receive a personalized itinerary and costs.

Itinerary
Day 01. Morning transfer from Vienna to the starting point - Lednice, Czech Republic. A visit to the expansive chateau grounds and parklands in Lednice. Then towards the Palava Mts. and climb up the limestone hills, where there are ruins of several castles with names like Divci hrad (Girls Castle), Novy hrad (New Castle), and Sirotci hrad (Orphans Castle). Then light tour along the ridge and through the vineyards with their beautiful panoramic views (total of about 10 km) to Mikulov, a small renaissance town. Overnight here or in Znojmo.
Day 02. Morning exploration of the town of Znojmo with its mediaeval town centre, wine cellars and wine shops, and the Romanesque rotunda with its unique frescos, reminiscent of the early Slavs. Round hiking trip via the Podyji National Park with a stop in the Sobes vineyard, established in ancient times. Total length of about 14 km. Overnight in Znojmo.
Day 03. Morning transfer towards the Highlands with a stop in Cízov (in the Podyji National Park) to touch the remains of the Iron Curtain. Afterwards there is an 8 or 14 km long trip to a Hardegg viewpoint. Overnight in Vranov or a late afternoon transfer to the Highlands with an overnight in Telč.
Day 04. Telc sightseeing - a storybook-like town (UNESCO World Heritage Site), the renaissance town centre, chateau, and the Jan Zrzavy Gallery. Afternoon hiking trip from Lhotka back to Telč through the gentle countryside of the highlands with their beautiful views. Overnight ditto.
Day 05. Stop in Slavonice, another renaissance gem. Than take a ride in a narrow-gauge train and enjoy the peaceful countryside of an area called
Day 06. Scenic hiking of about 6 or 14 km up towards the Sumava mountains (national park and the UNESCO Biosphere Reserve) with their beautiful panoramic views of the main massif. The day ends in the world renowned Cesky Krumlov (UNESCO World Heritage Site), a fantastic mediaeval town on the Vltava River. Overnight here.
Day 07. A trip towards the Zlata Koruna monastery (Golden Crown, national monument) and hiking along the gorge-filled Vltava River valley. You can also rent a canoe and paddle down the river towards Zlata Koruna or have a lazy day in Ceský Krumlov, exploring its wonders - the chateau, galleries, shops and cafés. Overnight ditto.
Day 08. Morning trip to the charming town of Holasovice, a unique village built in