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The Great Eastern - Topdeck
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17 days

The Great Eastern

From Athens to Prague
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US $2,149
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  • Soak up the rays on a walk to Mykonos’ Paradise Beach
  • Uncover the artistic allure of the Mediterranean cities
  • Indulge in an apfelstrudel at a cosy cafe in Vienna
  • Soak up Dubrovnik vibes with a stroll along the city walls


Start in Athens and end in Prague! With the discovery tour The Great Eastern, you have a 17 day tour package taking you through Athens, Greece and 9 other destinations in Europe. The Great Eastern includes accommodation in a hotel and hostel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Athens, Greece
  2. Day 2: Athens to Mykonos
  3. Day 3: Mykonos
  4. Day 4: Mykonos
  5. Day 5: Mykonos to Athens
  6. Day 6: Athens to Meteora
  7. Day 7: Meteora to Tirana, Albania
  8. Day 8: Tirana to Dubrovnik, Croatia
  9. Day 9: Dubrovnik
  10. Day 10: Dubrovnik to Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina
  11. Day 11: Sarajevo to Belgrade, Serbia
  12. Day 12: Belgrade to Budapest, Hungary
  13. Day 13: Budapest
  14. Day 14: Budapest to Vienna, Austria
  15. Day 15: Vienna to Prague, Czech Republic
  16. Day 16: Prague
  17. Day 17: Prague
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What's Included

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

Where You'll Stay

5 nights
8 nights
3 nights

Customer Reviews

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  • C
    · January 07, 2020
    Daisy was amazing, her bubbly personality is infectious, her knowledge of each location was excellent and made everyone feel welcome and safe even when faced with less than hospital conditions and the occasional difficult person you’d never know because... Show more
    Trip date: August 2019
  • F
    · November 15, 2019
    This tour includes both culture and fun. It's everything you'd want in a trip!
    Trip date: May 2019
  • C
    · November 15, 2019
    Do it! super fun and well organised
    Trip date: October 2019
  • B
    · September 10, 2019
    Last year I did a Topdeck tour and came back with the best memories, recommending Topdeck to everyone. This year I felt the trip was badly organised, with very excessive drive days (boarder crossing not Topdeck’s fault), very fast paced trip, rushed... Show more
    Trip date: July 2019
  • K
    · August 17, 2019
    Daisy was AMAZING. I️ joined midway through a larger tour and she instantly made me feel welcome. She made the history of the locations fun and enjoyable. Everything on the trip went smoothly and was well planned. Daisy was not only a trip leader but... Show more
    Trip date: June 2019
  • S
    · May 20, 2019
    Absolutely loved the tour! Jared was a great tour guide and pointed out places to visit that I wouldn’t of known about, I definitely want to come back to Europe for another trip!!
    Trip date: April 2019
  • A
    · May 19, 2019
    Fantastic trip and activities, with an amazing guide. I had a great time, hope I can do another Topdeck trip soon! :)
    Trip date: April 2019
  • JT
    · June 26, 2018
    Loved everyday of it, wish I had joined from the start!
    Trip date: May 2018
  • MM
    · July 20, 2017
    The trip definitely surpassed all my expectations of the trip and it was simply from how our trip leader Judes facilitated the tour. Her amazing personality, genuine care for our satisfaction and passion/knlowedge of the history really made our trip a... Show more
    Trip date: July 2017
  • The Great Eastern reviewer 10
    · July 20, 2017
    The tour was amazing, filled with incredible places and things to do. The accomodation was okay, but the location and how close we were was more important which made using a free day much easier. Tour guide Judes made the trip enjoyable for everyone,... Show more
    Trip date: July 2017

Dates & Availability

17 days
The Great Eastern
From Athens to Prague
No credit card fees
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  • What does the food fund cover?

    Food fund for The Great Eastern 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.

  • Does Topdeck accommodate special dietary needs?

    Topdeck can certainly accommodate dietary restrictions - simply write to us in the special requests section of your booking page and we'll pass on the message!

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  • About the countries


    Greece and Austria
    Czech Republic

    Plugs & Adapters

    Greece, Albania, Croatia, Bosnia, Serbia, Hungary, Austria and Czech RepublicGreece


    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.


    These are only indications, so please visit your doctor before you travel to be 100% sure.
    • Hepatitis A - Recommended for Greece, Albania, Bosnia, Serbia, Hungary and Czech Republic. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    • Hepatitis B - Recommended for Greece, Albania, Croatia, Bosnia, Serbia, Hungary and Czech Republic. Ideally 2 months before travel.
    • Typhoid - Recommended for Albania. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    • Yellow fever - Certificate of vaccination required if arriving from an infected area for Albania. Ideally 10 days before travel.
    • Tick-borne encephalitis - Recommended for Albania, Croatia, Hungary, Austria and Czech Republic. Ideally 6 months before travel.
    • Tuberculosis - Recommended for Bosnia. Ideally 3 months before travel.
  • Payment information
    • For any tour departing before 27 July 2020 a full payment is necessary. For tours departing after 27 July 2020, a minimum payment of $200 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 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.
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