EASTERN EUROPE TOUR 2017
Taste of the EAST
US$3558/pax for June 15 departure via TURKISH AIRLINE
Based on Twin. Including Airfare
- Min 30 to run the tour for the above rates based on TWIN sharing
- Min. of 25 pax – $3,688.00
- Min. of 20 pax – $3,840.00
- Min. of 15 pax – $4,288.00
- TK 85 15 JUN MNL IST 2130 0445
- TK1721 16 JUN IST TXL 0740 0935
- TK1766 29 JUN WAW IST 455 1835
- TK 84 30 JUN IST MNL0155 1840
- Round Trip AIRFARE via Turkish Airlines
- First Class hotel accommodation on twin/triple
- Daily Buffet Breakfast inside the hotel
- Daily dinner (Local & Chinese Meals)
- Entrance to Wieliczka Salt Mine
- Entrance to Sto Nino De Praha
- Entrance to Prague Castle
- Private LDC /Motor coach Services
- Pre departure Merienda briefing
- Local Guide During city tour
- Private Deluxe Motor coach
- Filipino Tour Escort/ Coordinator
- Souvenir Bag and Travel Kit
- Personalized Luggage tags
- City Taxes
- Excitement, Fun, Fun, Fun
- Free Travel Insurance up to 60 y/o
- Phil. Travel Tax $35
- XT taxes $98.00
- Drinks during meals
- Schengen VisaPHP 6,000.00
- Tips for the Driver and Local Guide (US$10.00/day/person)
DAY 01 JUN 15 MANILA- BERLIN
Depart Manila. Board on your favorite airline. Enjoy in-flight meals and entertainment.
DAY 02 JUN 16 BERLIN (D)
Upon arrival in Berlin, Germany’s capital and cultural center, dates to the 13th century. Divided during the Cold War, today it’s known for its art scene, nightlife and modern architecture. Here we enter to Cecilienhof palace built by the House of Hohenzollern that ruled the Kingdom of Prussia and the German Empire until the end of World War I. We shall be able to visit Sanssouci Park and Castle, the Naturalistic areas and formally laid-out gardens planted with flowers, trees & notable buildings. Dinner and check in.
DAY 03 JUN 17 BERLIN (BD)
After breakfast. Ease your way into the local culture with a guided visit of Germany’s incredible capital, Berlin! We shall see the historic centre, Museum Island, the Reichstag, and the city’s magnificent park. We shall have a photo opportunity to Checkpoint Charlie, it was the name given by the Western Allies to the best-known Berlin Wall crossing point between East Berlin and West Berlin, during the Cold War. We will be given free time to explore the city & dinner.
DAY 04 JUN 18 BERLIN- DRESDEN (BD)
After breakfast. We will journey through forest toward Dresden, a city which due to its exceptional architectural and artistic heritage, has become one of the main tourist destination in Germany. City tour on foot with guide to explore some of the impressive palaces and sites and choose your favorite lunch at one many restaurants and coffee shop in the area. We have also a chance to visit the Hofkirche Dresden Cathedral, or the Cathedral of the Holy Trinity. Dinner at local restaurant then check-in to hotel for overnight.
DAY 05 JUN 19 DRESDEN – PRAGUE (BD)
Breakfast inside the hotel. We depart for Prague in the Czech Republic. Today we will be visiting the capital, which is the Baroque Jewel of Europe. Our local guide will provide an informative city tour. We will include the outstanding monument. We will walk through the Prague Castle, the Old Royal Palace, St. George Basilica. There will be an opportunity to enter the Old and New Synagogue and to the Old Town Hall and the Tower. Dinner
DAY 06 JUN 20 PRAGUE- (BD)
After breakfast. We will explore the important places and sights in Prague! Visit the Moser glass factory, the great place to visit in Karlovy Vary. The Czech lands have a centuries-long tradition of glass and crystal making, visit The Holy Infant Jesus of Prague/El Santo Niño de Praga, is a 16th-century Roman Catholic wax-coated wooden statue of Child Jesus holding a globuscruciger, located in the Discalced Carmelite Church of Our Lady Victorious in Prague, Czech Republic and The Charles Bridge, the famous historic bridge that crosses the Vltava river in Prague, Czech Republic. Its construction started in 1357 under the auspices of King Charles IV Dinner and return to hotel.
DAY 07 JUN 21 PRAGUE – SALZBURG
After breakfast, they will be heading to Salzburg,the home town of Wolfgang. Amadeus Mozart on a guided tour to the City of Salzburg, named a UNESCO World Heritage Site, framed by the majestic backdrop of the snow-capped Alps and famed for its old world glamor. Entrance to Mozart Birth Place, one of the most frequently visited museums in the world. We will visit Mirabell Garden, and have an opportunity to see where the film ‘The Sound of Music’ was shot. Dinner and check-in to hotel overnight.
DAY 08 JUN 22 SALZBURG – BLED
After breakfast, transfer to Bled, is known for the glacial Lake Bled, which makes it a major tourist attraction. Perched on a rock overlooking the lake is the iconic Bled Castle. The town is also known in Slovenia for its vanilla and cream pastry.Upon arrival you will have a half day sightseeing with local guide, dinner
DAY 09 JUN 23 BLED – VIENNA
After breakfast, we set off to Vienna, the capital and largest city of Austria! Upon arrival you will have a sightseeing tour of Vienna with local guide.
DAY 10 JUN 24 VIENNA – BRATISLAVA – BUDAPEST (BD)
After breakfast. We begin the day by visiting the beautiful city of Bratislava. Bratislava Castle Gardens and the Courtyard, looking over the historic core of the capital of the Slovak Republic a landmark of this town and a National Cultural Monument that attracts the looks of the visitors in the whole World. In the afternoon we depart for Hungary. Arrival in Budapest, dinner and check-in to hotel.
DAY 11 JUN 25 BUDAPEST (BD)
Breakfast. Your tour for today starts at the Chain Bridge. First, we take the Margaret Bridge and drive over to Buda. We walk to Matthias Church and to the Fishermen’s Bastion Next, we drive to the Gellért Hill (Citadel) and show you the most spectacular view of Budapest. We then take you across the Elisabeth Bridge to Pest and show you the famous Central Market Hall. We then take the Andrássy Avenue to downtown Pest, pass by the Opera House and the St Stephen’s Basilica. Dinner is served
DAY 12 JUN 26 BUDAPEST – KRAKOW (BD)
Our route today is extremely beautiful. We will be traveling to Krakow. We will visit the Sanctuary of Our Lord’s Mercy in Krakow’s Lagiewniki District. The Divine Mercy Sanctuary in Kraków, Poland is a Roman Catholic basilica dedicated to the Divine Mercy devotion, as the resting place of Saint Faustina Kowalska. Check-in and dinner at hotel.
DAY 13 JUN 27 KRAKOW (BD)
Journey towards a totally different kind of experience. Oswiecim, a small Silesian town, is known worldwide as Auschwitz. At the edge of the town there are three gruesome areas of the former Nazi death camps that now make up an impressive Holocaust Memorial. We will visit Auschwitz then Birkenau, the second and less frequented extermination camp. Then after lunch transfer to salt mine, picture taking. Dinner
DAY 14 JUN 28KRAKOW-CZESTOCHOWA-WARSAW (BD)
After breakfast, guided city sightseeing then continue to visit Jasna Gora, the monastery near Czestochowa, and admire its Black Madonna, which is venerated as the “Queen of Poland” and has become the country’s national symbol. Then head to Warsaw, Dinner then to your hotel.
DAY 15 JUN 29 WARSAW-MANILA (B)
After breakfast, check out and be ready to be transferred to the airport for your flight back to Manila.
DAY 16 JUN 30 ARRIVED – MANILA
Arrived Manila from a very memorable and enjoyable
SCHENGEN VISA REQUIREMENTS:
- Application Form with Signature (A4)
- Passport Valid for 6 Months
- 4 Copies of recent passport size pictures
- Certificate of Employment with Leave of Absence & Salary Declaration
- Bank Certificate & Bank Statement
- Income Tax Return (orig. /Photocopies)
- Travel Insurance Valid for 45 Days
- Marriage Contract /Affidavit of Consent
- if not traveling with Spouse
- Birth Certificate
- Additional If Self Employed
- Business Registration
- Income Tax Return of Business
- Annual Declaration of Income
- $300 booking deposit is NON refundable.
- Full Cancellation charges will be applied to any cancellation made 2 weeks before departure.
- 50% deposit upon approval of the visa will be applied.
- Supplement will be applied for Extension and Deviation
- Suppl. will be applied for Single: $700.00 Insurance: 61-70 years old – PhP500.00
CONDITIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
ASIALIGHT TOUR COST DOES NOT INCLUDE: Philippine Travel Tax, Airport Taxes; Airport terminal fees, visa fees and documentation expenses; travel insurance; hospitalization and other medical expenses; tours and transportation during free periods; porterage of extra pieces of luggage in excess of maximum allocation of (1) piece of luggage; drinks and beverages taken during meals; items of personal nature such as laundry, telephone, fax, room service; and other expenses not mentioned in the itinerary terms and conditions.
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