From Prague to Munich Escape
On this guided vacation of Central Europe, experience the rich history and most popular destinations without the crowds—and even better—without the high-season prices. This Central Europe escorted tour is a magnificent journey starting in the Czech Republic before entering Germany, to discover Saxony and Bavaria. Both your eyes and tastebuds will be kept busy by scenic Saxony. Visit the elegantly restored city of Dresden, the cultural hub of Leipzig and Colditz castle, the renaissance castle that became an infamous prisoner of war camp during WW2 and try the local wines. Travel south through Germany to Bavaria. Visit Nurenberg before arriving at its most famous city – Munich. While the theatrical Glockenspiel clock in Munich’s Marienplatz may announce the time three times a day, the lively Biergarten throughout Germany will happily tell you it’s always “beer thirty.”From the exciting cities and historical sights to the special experiences, this Central Europe escorted vacation has something for everyone, including a low-season price that you won’t want to miss! Let Globus handle the details while you sit back, relax, and enjoy this amazing Prague to Munich Escape!
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All Escape by Globus tours and departures are excluded from the following Globus discounts: Book Early & Save Discounts, Second Tour Discount and Small Group Discount.
We’ve packed everything you need for the perfect vacation—from hand-selected hotels and dining to the friendly expertise of Globus Tour Directors and Local Guides (with headsets to hear every word), to seamless transportation between destinations and VIP access to the world’s most iconic sites! Touring in spacious comfort by private, first-class, air-conditioned motorcoach. Free Wi-Fi is included on board your coach and in most hotel lobbies and common areas.
Historic Centre of Prague
From Prague to Munich Escape
6 guests in a party: $1,878*18 guests in a party: $514*
ARRIVE IN PRAGUE, CZECH REPUBLIC Welcome to Budapest! At 6 pm, meet your Tour Director and travel companions for a welcome dinner at the hotel. (D)
PRAGUE The Golden City PRAGUE Guided sightseeing includes the Astronomical Clock and the Hradčany Castle grounds. (B)TOUR HIGHLIGHT CULTURAL GEM The capital city of the Czech Republic which spans the Vltava River is often called the “City of a Hundred Spires,” or “The Golden City”. See the beautiful Old Town Square, with vibrant Baroque buildings, Gothic churches, and the medieval Astronomical Clock, delighting passers-by each hour. Stroll around the exquisite grounds at Hradčany Castle, considered to be the world’s largest ancient castle complex.
PRAGUE–PIRNA, GERMANY–DRESDEN Sipping Wine in Saxony PIRNA AREA Wine tasting. (B,D) 103 mi / 165 kmTOUR HIGHLIGHTLOCAL TASTES Although Saxony is Germany’s smallest wine growing region, wine cultivation has been a tradition here for over 800 years. More than 20 varieties of grape thrive in the mild climate of its wine route that stretches between Pirna and Diesbar-Seusslitz.
DRESDEN German Jewels DRESDEN Guided walking tour features a visit to the Zwinger Palace Courtyard. (B)TOUR HIGHLIGHTCULTURAL GEM Explore the heart of Dresden with a walk to Zwinger Palace courtyard. Revered for its stunning Baroque architecture and beautiful gardens, this spectacular palace complex is the most famous building in Dresden.
DRESDEN–COLDITZ–LEIPZIG Daring Escapes! COLDITZ Guided visit of the castle.LEIPZIG Orientation of the city and free time this evening. (B) 81 mi / 130 kmTOUR HIGHLIGHTHISTORIC SPOT While originally built as a castle in the middle-ages, its utilization changed numerous times through history. It reached notoriety during WW2 when it was designated to be a Prisoner of War Camp for Allied Officers. Due to its location Field Marshall Göring declared it “escape-proof”, he was soon proved wrong when many daring escape plans were hatched, including the building of a glider! Over 170 attempts were apparently made, but only 32 men actually escaped.
LEIPZIG–NURENBERG–MUNICH Rebuilding tradition NURENBERG Walking tour includes the Old Town. (B) 283 mi / 455 kmTOUR HIGHLIGHTHISTORY & TRADITION A target for allied bombings, Nuremberg was an important symbol to the Nazi regime having been the location of the party rallies. After the war it was completely rebuilt, restoring to their original charm the characteristic medieval streets of the old town with the half-timbered houses. The Old Town is also home to traditional sausage restaurants that have been serving the Nurenberg sausage since the 15th century.
MUNICH Auf Wiedersehen, Munich! MUNICH Guided sightseeing includes Marienplatz. (LF) Farewell dinner at local restaurant. (B,D)TOUR HIGHLIGHTCULTURE & TRADITION Experience the geographical and cultural heart of Munich at its Marienplatz, the town square since 1158. Stroll through the home of historic buildings, including the Old and New Town Halls in the picturesque heart and soul of the city. Join us at one of our local faves for a farewell dinner this evening!
MUNICH Safe Travels Until We Meet Again! Your vacation ends with breakfast this morning. (B)
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|1||NH Prague||NH Prague City is situated in the modern buzzing district of Andel, bordering the historic city centre and right next to a large entertainment and shopping centre. The hotel consist of two separate buildings connected by a cable car, and offers panoramic views over the city of Prague. Free WiFi is available in both buildings free of charge. The entire hotel is non-smoking. Gastronomy services are provided by four restaurants and bars. The Costa Praga restaurant and the Red bar are situated in the main hotel building. The recently renovated Ristorante Il Giardino Toscano with a large outside terrace and the Sky Lounge bar overlooking the city of Prague are located in the second building. The in-house health centre features sauna and steam bath facilities, massage treatments (against a fee), and a fitness centre as well. A jogging path, tennis courts and a volleyball court are close by, on Mrazovka Hill.||Praga||Mozartova 261/1||Superior First-Class|
|2||NH Collection Dresden Altmarkt||Situated in the heart of the Old Town, overlooking Dresden's Market Square, this modern 240 room property offers Free Wi-Fi access throughout, a refined restaurant serving German and Spanish fare, as well as a funky cocktail bar with a cigar lounge. Other amenities include a gym and a wellness area with sauna and steam bath.||Dresden||An Der Kreuzkirche 2||Superior First-Class|
|3||The Westin Leipzig||Impressive 27-story hotel located in city center, 300 meters from train station and close to museums and monuments.||Leipzig||Gerberstrasse 15||Superior First-Class|
|4||Four Points by Sheraton Munich Arabellapark||This sleek 446-room high-rise hotel close to the famous English Garden offers a choice of two restaurants serving market-fresh grill variations and healthy light Mediterranean fare. The stylish bar offers a variety of locally produced drinks, spirits, home made cakes and culinary delicacies and the Beer Garden offers the chance to indulge in some traditional Bavarian dishes and barbecued specialties (weather permitting). Leisure facilities include the city´s highest spa with panoramic views from the 23rd floor, a large wellness area including a heated swimming pool, Finnish sauna and steam bath. Free Wi-Fi access is available in the public areas; access in the rooms is subject to a fee (payable locally).||Muenchen||Arabellastrasse 5||First-Class|