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East Meets West - Topdeck
15 days

East Meets West

From Budapest to London
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  • Bond with your friends on a dinner cruise in Amsterdam
  • Kick back and indulge in a local beer or two in Prague
  • Indulge in an apfelstrudel at a cosy cafe in Vienna
  • Take a dip in Budapest's renowned bubbling pools


Start in Budapest and end in London! With the Discovery tour East Meets West, you have a 15 days tour package taking you through Budapest, Hungary and 11 other destinations in Europe. East Meets West includes accommodation in a hostel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Budapest, Hungary
  2. Day 2: Budapest
  3. Day 3: Budapest to Vienna, Austria
  4. Day 4: Vienna to Kraków, Poland
  5. Day 5: Kraków
  6. Day 6: Kraków to Prague, Czech Republic
  7. Day 7: Prague
  8. Day 8: Prague to Berlin, Germany
  9. Day 9: Berlin
  10. Day 10: Berlin to Copenhagen, Denmark
  11. Day 11: Copenhagen
  12. Day 12: Copenhagen to Hamburg, Germany
  13. Day 13: Hamburg to Amsterdam, Netherlands
  14. Day 14: Amsterdam
  15. Day 15: Amsterdam to London, England
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  • Accommodation
  • Guide
  • Meals
  • Additional Services
  • Transport
  • Flights
  • Insurance
  • Optional
  • Additional Services

Where You'll Stay

14 nights

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  • V
    · November 15th, 2019
    I've done multiple tours with Topdeck and I would definitely say that this one was my favourite. Eastern Europe is stunning and there is so much to do and see. It's also a little less touristy in comparison to other European staples like Paris, Rome,... Show more
    Trip date: August 2019
  • K
    · October 29th, 2019
    Tim was an awesome tour leader! Crazy knowledgeable, tons of fun and definitely would love to go on another tour with Tim!
    Trip date: October 2019
  • E
    · August 18th, 2019
    Jared was the best! Gave us the best advice for cheap good food, drinks and the best views. Would recommend Topdeck as long as Jared is the leader. Can’t get any better! Wish it didn’t end.
    Trip date: August 2019
  • A
    · August 17th, 2019
    Jared was amazingly helpful and gave the best advice for the best places to eat and drink. Loved the tour and wish it didn’t end
    Trip date: August 2019
  • A
    · May 19th, 2019
    Jared was always organised, cool as a cucumber under pressure, reliable and sincere, and nothing was ever too much trouble. He was always happy and if he didn't have an answer, he'd leverage his contacts or do what research he could to find one for you.... Show more
    Trip date: July 2018
  • East Meets West reviewer 6
    · September 26th, 2018
    Noddy was fantastic! She's an amazing, incredibly prepared and educated guide. I felt very comfortable in her hands.
    Trip date: September 2018
  • S
    · October 24th, 2017
    PIOTR WAS THE BEST TOUR LEADER I HAD ON MY EUROPEAN SUMMER TRIP! Piotr was so knowledgeable and passionate when we went to a new town or country and gave us all something to really appreciate other than getting drunk! He was incredibly funny and caring... Show more
    Trip date: August 2017
  • HB
    · October 24th, 2017
    "Good morning everybody" - the soothing sound of Piotr's voice through the bus microphone in the morning. I can't think of anyone more fun, knowledgeable and charasmatic. Piotr largely contributed to everyone having the best topdeck trip they could've... Show more
    Trip date: August 2017
  • MS
    · December 16th, 2016
    Johnny went above and beyond for his travellers. He forms genuine bonds with people and creates an environment that you can truely relax and enjoy a trip of a life in. Our driver BoBo was first class and genuinely great person, and awesome driver as... Show more
    Trip date: September 2016
  • EO
    · December 10th, 2016
    Anthony (Ant) was the best tour guide I girl could ask for. He always offered up great ideas for things to do and places to eat in every city. All the add-ons he organised were very fun and ran smoothly. He was always willing to have a good time with... Show more
    Trip date: May 2016

Frequently Asked Questions

    • What sort of accommodation will I stay in during this trip?

      You will stay in same sex multi share accommodation. A combination of modern hostels situated close to the action, cabins at European campsites and bungalows.

    • Where and when does the tour group meet?

      Usually this trip starts in:

      Wombats Budapest (BB) Pre/Post
      Király U.20

      Pick Up: Budapest - 6pm

    • What does the food fund cover?

      Food fund for East Meets West covers all included group meals while you are on the trip. This tour includes all breakfasts and some fresh lunches lunches while travelling - which means you can save on expensive lunches from motorway service stations and enjoy higher quality food. Meals at local restaurants are also included giving you the opportunity to try local cuisines. The food fund needs to be paid upfront before the departure.

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    Good to Know

    • Currency
      Austria, Germany and Netherlands
      Pound Sterling
      Czech Koruna
      Czech Republic
      Danish Krone
    • Plugs & Adapters

      As a traveller from USA, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa you will need an adaptor for types C, E, F, K, G. As a traveller from England you will need an adaptor for types C, E, F, K.

      Type C
      Austria, Czech Republic, Denmark, Germany, Hungary, Poland, Slovakia and Netherlands
      Type E
      Austria, Czech Republic, Denmark, Germany, Hungary, Poland, Slovakia and Netherlands
      Type F
      Austria, Czech Republic, Denmark, Germany, Hungary, Poland, Slovakia and Netherlands
      Type K
      Type G
    • Vaccines
      • These are only indications, so please visit your doctor before you travel to be 100% sure.
      • Tick-borne encephalitis - Recommended for Austria, Czech Republic, Denmark, Germany, Hungary, Poland and Slovakia. Ideally 6 months before travel.
      • Hepatitis A - Recommended for Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland and Slovakia. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
      • Hepatitis B - Recommended for Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland and Slovakia. Ideally 2 months before travel.
    • Visa
      • Unfortunately we cannot offer you a visa application service. Whether you need a visa or not depends on your nationality and where you wish to travel. Assuming your home country does not have a visa agreement with the country you're planning to visit, you will need to apply for a visa in advance of your scheduled departure.
      • Here is an indication for which countries you might need a visa. Please contact the local embassy for help applying for visas to these places.
    • Payment information
      • For any tour departing before June 13th, 2021 a full payment is necessary. For tours departing after June 13th, 2021, a minimum payment of $99 is required to confirm your booking with Topdeck. The final payment will be automatically charged to your credit card on the designated due date. The final payment of the remaining balance is required at least 60 days prior to the departure date of your tour. TourRadar never charges you a booking fee and will charge you in the stated currency.
      • Some departure dates and prices may vary and Topdeck will contact you with any discrepancies before your booking is confirmed.
      • The following cards are accepted for "Topdeck" tours: Visa, Maestro, Mastercard, American Express or PayPal. TourRadar does NOT charge you an extra fee for using any of these payment methods.
    • Cancellation Policy
    • Accessibility
      Some tours are not suitable for mobility-restricted traveller, however, some operators may be able to accommodate special requests. For any enquiries, you can contact our customer support team, who are ready and waiting to help you.


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