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
"If adventure is your thing and you want to travel off the beaten track and go to places you don't normally see in travel brochures then this could be just your thing. I was a camping/ overland virgin before I travelled with Will and Karen and I just loved the whole experience, making new friends, ge..."
reviewed 25 Apr
"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
"Eastern Loop Spring break was one of the best times I have ever had during my study abroad experience. The tour groups were very helpful, and organized many informational tours, and great things to see and do in each city we visited. They informed us of something new each time we arrived at a new de..."
reviewed 9 Aug
"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
"This is probably way too early to start a thread.. but, my boyfriend & I have just booked this tour. This is my first trip overseas and his first trip to Europe, so we're both super excited!! Look forward to meeting you all. Nicole & Mitch :) "
commented 21 Jan
"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