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Grand Imperial Cities at Christmas

(Tour code: 17EUX)The magnificent cities of Berlin, Prague and Vienna

Beginning in historic Berlin, take in enchanting Prague, the 'Golden City of 100 Spires', before continuing to elegant Vienna on this festive tour.

Tour Highlights
  • Sightseeing tour of Berlin
  • Guided tour of Vienna
  • Christmas Eve in Prague
  • Boxing Day in Vienna
  • Visit to Nuremberg
What’s Included (Full details)
  • Standard Class Rail
  • 3-4* Accommodation
    Breakfast Every Day
    Selected Evening Meals
  • Optional Bag Concierge

Itinerary & Map

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Departure Times

Provisional departure and return times, where available, can be found together with dates and prices by clicking on the 'Prices & Availability' button. We will write to you around 10 weeks before your departure date with the precise meeting times for your tour group.

Brandenburg Gate, Berlin
Day 1

London to Berlin

Depart from St Pancras by Eurostar to Brussels, then continue by rail via Cologne to Berlin. Here you stay for two nights at the 4* Park Inn Berlin Alexanderplatz.

  • Dinner
Day 2

Berlin sightseeing

This morning discover Berlin on a guided sightseeing coach tour. Take in the city's iconic sights, such as the Brandenburg Gate and the Reichstag. Your afternoon is free to explore. Perhaps visit the impressive Christmas Markets - Berlin has Germany's widest selection of markets, with the most popular on Unter den Linden Avenue and at the Town Hall.

  • Breakfast
Day 3

Berlin to Prague

Leave Berlin by train for Prague. The route takes you along the Elbe Valley, through the region of crags and gorges known as 'Saxon Switzerland'. Continue through the pretty Bohemian countryside, arriving in Prague for a three night stay at the 4* Hotel Diplomat.

  • Breakfast
Day 4

Christmas Eve in Prague

On Christmas Eve, discover some of the 'Golden City's' famous sights, including the vast Castle District and Charles Bridge with its Baroque statues, on a guided walking tour. Your afternoon is free, and tonight the festivities begin with dinner in the hotel.

  • Breakfast, Dinner
Christmas Day
Day 5

Christmas Day

Christmas Day is free for you to relax, and perhaps take a walk through the charming Old Town to the Christmas Market. Here the aroma of mulled wine and other culinary treats fills the air. You will enjoy a traditional Christmas dinner this afternoon.

  • Breakfast, Dinner
Day 6

To Vienna

Leave Prague on Boxing Day and travel by train through the beautiful scenery of Moravia to Vienna. Check in to the 4* InterCity Hotel for two nights.

  • Breakfast, Dinner
Day 7

Vienna sightseeing

Discover Vienna today on a guided tour of the city. The tour, by coach and on foot, includes the Ringstrasse and the historic Old Town. Your afternoon is free for you to explore - perhaps visit Schönbrunn Palace.

  • Breakfast
Days 8-9

Nuremberg and home

Leaving Vienna, take the train to Nuremberg, for a night at the 3* InterCity Hotel. On Day 9 head to Brussels via Cologne then join the Eurostar to London.

  • Day 8 - Breakfast, Dinner
  • Day 9 - Breakfast

Please note

Please note that while every departure of this tour will feature the same excursions, the order may differ from that shown above.


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