On the banks of the Danube River lies the alluring city of Budapest. It oozes with old world sophistication and culture devotees will be in their element taking in royal palaces, medieval castles and art nouveau Hungarian art. Try a walking tour or a romantic cruise, luxuriate in one of the many thermal bath-houses, or experience the vastness of the grassy plains in Hungary’s north on horseback.
"This is a fantastic way to see a huge amount of Europe, sure it is fast paced but it is a great taster tour and it gets you excited for countries and places you can return to. Our coach driver, Adam, is AWESOME!! some of those roads seem extreme but he just breezed through them, felt totally safe. W..."
reviewed 2 Nov
"Amazing trip! Would love to do it again! One or two of the campsites left a lot to be desired, but most of them were great! The upgrades to hostels were great, too! Alex, our guide, was brilliant!"
reviewed 1 Oct
"Thanks Star that is useful, I've done a lot of reading up on "jabs and tabs" but working out the days for malarials is a right pain!
Jap B Enceph is not advised, however it is stated as "to be considered" in 8 of the countries we're going through so I'm having it,I always get bitten even with DEET."
commented 19 Feb
"It was a very nice tour. The time is just a little too short to see both Vienna and Budapest, even though we went for a long weekend. Both these cities are great, but if you are doing this tour for sightseeing, rather do the two cities separately.
The tour was well organised and the tour leader kn..."
reviewed 2 Apr
"Looking forward to this trip, my partner and I are from Canberra and have had many favorable reports about the trip. Looking forward to meeting our fellow travelers before departure date.
commented 13 Mar
"I talked about all the places I've always dreamed to know and finally I had known. How was seeing snow for the first time, see the Eiffel Tower, go to Amsterdam, Prague is as amazing and annoying was having to rely on my phone stolen on the Paris Metro and I lost several photos of the Louvre!"
reviewed 25 Jan
"Hi, My name is Julie and I will be going on the Eastern Europe trip from Budapest to Istanbul this summer. This is a small group trip so I'm sure we'll all get to know each other well enough once the trip starts but I thought it might be cool to find out, in advance, who else will be on the trip."
commented 5 Apr