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Spires in the Snow - Topdeck
7 days

Spires in the Snow

From Budapest to Prague
Tour Operator:
Topdeck
Max group size:
48
Age range:
18 to 39
Operated in:
English
Tour id:
6249
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Highlights

  • See hundreds of shades of rock salt in Wieliczka Salt Mine
  • Kick back and indulge in a local beer or two in Prague
  • Indulge in a spa treatment at the famous Gellért Baths
  • Swing by the John Lennon wall for a pic to remember

Itinerary

Start in Budapest and end in Prague! With the Discovery tour Spires in the Snow, you have a 7 days tour package taking you through Budapest, Hungary and 2 other destinations in Europe. Spires in the Snow 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 Krakow, Poland
  4. Day 4: Krakow
  5. Day 5: Krakow to Prague, Czech Republic
  6. Day 6: Prague
  7. Day 7: Prague
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What's Included

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  • Accommodation
  • Guide
  • Meals
  • Additional Services
  • Transport
  • Flights
  • Insurance
  • Optional
  • Additional Services

Where You'll Stay

Hostel
6 nights

Customer Reviews

  • Overall Rating
    Excellent
    4.3
  • Itinerary
    Excellent
    4.9
  • Guide
    Excellent
    4.5
  • Transport
    Excellent
    4.6
  • Accommodation
    Good
    3.5
  • Food
    Excellent
    4.1
  • 4.6
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  • KM
    · March 5th, 2020
    I enjoyed every minute of the Spire in the Snow Tour. Our tour guide, Mary, was fantastic!! She had the perfect balance of local & historical knowledge and knowing where the best nightlife was!! Mary was also a great leader for the group, encouraging... Show more
    Trip date: February 2020
  • S
    · November 14th, 2019
    Do it, without second thought. The history, the sights and the friends you make are all amazing
    Trip date: April 2019
  • KD
    · February 24th, 2019
    Kate was an excellent tour leader. She was extremely knowledgeable about the history of each city visited and the different cultures.
    Trip date: February 2019
  • JS
    · January 5th, 2019
    The guide was only interested in drinking and partying and skipped over the cultural component of the tour. Didn’t see much of her during the day and she was drunk every night.
    Trip date: December 2018
  • LR
    · April 16th, 2018
    I had an amazing time. Emily and Gary were fantastic the entire time and with this trip being my first solo travel, they have definitely made it one to remember and one I hope to repeat again in the future. Thank you!
    Trip date: March 2018
  • J
    · March 24th, 2018
    Loved having stein as a guide so much! She was so amazing and helpful! I had such a great, fun time with her
    Trip date: January 2018
  • Spires in the Snow reviewer 7
    · March 23rd, 2018
    Staff was really able to roll with the punches and adapt when faced with bad weather and traffic.
    Trip date: January 2018
  • A
    · March 23rd, 2018
    Staff was really able to roll with the punches and adapt whenever we faced bad weather and impossible traffic.
    Trip date: January 2018
  • C
    · January 19th, 2018
    Topdeck is a programme to make solo travels to a group one, but it isn't worth your money. First of all, though it is quite pricey, it doesn't offer that much. We did around 6 days of traveling and it cost around 700 pounds. We had our 6- room... Show more
    Trip date: December 2017
  • MW
    · December 29th, 2017
    Trip was great, mostly had great accomodation and both the guide and bus driver were excellent!
    Trip date: December 2017

Frequently Asked Questions

    • Whan can I have the documents to process my visa?

      In order to get your finalized travel documents you need to have a confirmed booking with Topdeck and then the hotel list/finalised travel documents will be emailed to you 4-6 weeks prior to the tour departing.

    • Is accommodation and transport provided for all the days on tour?

      Accommodation is included throughout the whole trip .

    • What time does the tour depart from Budapest?

      The tour departs around 6am from Wombats Budapest and arrives around 9am into Plus Prague.

    • With regards to the departure date of 21/12/16 - where will Christmas day be spent?

      Christmas day falls on the day traveling from Krakow to Prague,

    • On this tour where will Christmas day be spent usually?

      Christmas day falls on the day travelling from Krakow to Prague.

    • What is the age range of this tour?

      This tour operator only allows 18-39 year olds book on the tour so the average age is usually mid 20's.

    • Will this tour join a longer tour that is also visiting Budapest, Prague and Krakow?

      Yes. This tour will join an additional longer tour.

    • Is it possible to get a lower price as I will not be using the accommodations, transportation, food, etc. during these two days as I will be visiting a family?

      The tour is sold as a package. We cannot make alterations to the itinerary/prices.

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    Good to Know

    • Currency
      Czech Koruna
      Czech Republic
      Ft
      Forint
      Hungary
      Zloty
      Poland
    • Plugs & Adapters

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

      Type C
      Czech Republic, Hungary and Poland
      Type E
      Czech Republic, Hungary and Poland
      Type F
      Czech Republic, Hungary and Poland
    • Vaccines
      • These are only indications, so please visit your doctor before you travel to be 100% sure.
      • Hepatitis A - Recommended for Czech Republic, Hungary and Poland. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
      • Hepatitis B - Recommended for Czech Republic, Hungary and Poland. Ideally 2 months before travel.
      • Tick-borne encephalitis - Recommended for Czech Republic, Hungary and Poland. Ideally 6 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 20th, 2021 a full payment is necessary. For tours departing after June 20th, 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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