Day 1 UK - Prague
Today, you will fly to the capital of the Czech Republic, Prague, where we'll transfer you to your hotel. It is set in a great location near Prague Castle, so the cobbled lanes and Baroque architecture of the UNESCO-listed Old Town are within easy reach.
Get to know your travelling companions over a welcome drink before dinner this evening.
Day 2 Christmas Eve, Prague
Join today's included excursion to Prague's Castle District. As you explore in the company of your travelling companions you'll see the castle, St Vitus Cathedral and more. The afternoon is free for you to explore further. In the evening enjoy a festive dinner at your hotel.Meals included: B,D
Day 3 Christmas Day, Český Krumlov
Today we head to Český Krumlov, in Southern Bohemia. This picturesque town has the Vltava River running through it, and is dominated by a grand 13th century castle. On a guided tour, we'll take in panoramic views of the Old Town and the river from the top of the castle's belltower. Tonight enjoy dinner at a traditional restaurant in the city centre.Meals included: B,L,D
Day 4 Boxing Day, Prague
Known as the 'Golden City', Prague boasts a stunning array of impressive architecture, a rich history and fascinating traditions. Its centre is compact and easy to explore on foot, and that's what we're going to do this morning. Highlights of our sightseeing tour include the famous Wenceslas Square, the National Museum, Old Town Square, the Jewish Quarter and the 14th century Charles Bridge, which crosses the Vltava River. We then set off on a lunch cruise on the river, which flows through the heart of the city, before free time this afternoon.
You might choose to sample a beer or two with your travelling companions. Czech beer is world famous, and you'll find a huge choice of breweries and brewpubs in the city. Later, we head to one of the famous beer breweries of Prague for dinner.
Day 5 Prague - at LeisureYou can spend today just as you please, relaxing at the hotel or exploring the city at your own pace.
However, if you'd like to discover more, we also offer an optional excursion to Melnik Castle including a wine tasting in its cellar. Perched on a hill and surrounded by dense forest, this Renaissance Castle has been the residence of 23 Czech queens and princesses and still holds a rich collection of paintings and furniture. Meals included: B,D
Day 6 Prague - UK
Today we'll transfer you to the airport for your flight back to the UK.Meals included: B