Discover the vibrant cities of Berlin, Dresden and Prague on this seven-night vacation by rail. Learn about Berlin’s many historic moments with your included admission to the Brandenburg Gate Museum. In Dresden, enjoy a guided walking tour of the historic Old Town and learn how to the city was rebuilt after the Second World War. End your journey in Prague, a medieval gem nestled on the banks of the Vlatava River and experience the best of the city with a hop-on, hop-off tour.
- Visit the remaining sections of the Berlin Wall and learn how Germany was once divided for so many years
- See the animals at play at the Berlin Zoo
- Enjoy a walking tour of the Old Town in Dresden
- Discover the historic city of Prague and marvel at the fine examples of varying architectural styles on display in the city
- Train travel in first class throughout
- 3 nights’ hotel stay with breakfast in Berlin
- 1-night hotel stay with breakfast in Dresden
- 3 nights’ hotel stay with breakfast in Prague
- Skip-the-Line VIP DDR Museum tickets
- Berlin Walking Tour
- Walking tour of the historic Old Town in Dresden
- Prague hop-on, hop-off tour
Prices are per person, based on double occupancy. Prices do not include rail from your hometown. Package prices are subject to change without notice, and all reservations are based upon availability at the time of booking. Single occupancy supplements will apply for solo travelers. Hotel and room facilities vary and may be subject to additional fees. Some hotels require payment of local city taxes on arrival. Please call for pricing. We accept all major credit and debit cards. Activities referenced in the itinerary during free time are for suggested purposes only and are not included. Seasonal activity (if applicable): During the off-season, some tours may not be available. In this case, a similar tour will be substituted. Passports are required when traveling outside the United States including crossing the Canadian border.
DAY 1 – ARRIVE IN BERLIN
Welcome to Berlin! Upon arrival, check in at your hotel for a three-night stay. Enjoy your first evening in the German capital with a meal in the lively Mitte district or take a stroll around the largest green space in Berlin, the beautiful Tiergarten. Enjoy a peaceful coffee in one of the cafes overlooking the lake or visit an exhibition at the Haus der Kulturen der Welt. (Overnight in Berlin)
DAY 2 - BERLIN
Enjoy breakfast at your hotel this morning, then head off on a 4hr walking tour taking in all the major sights of Berlin. After a busy day sightseeing, enjoy dinner in one of the city's many fantastic restaurants. (Overnight in Berlin) B
DAY 3 - BERLIN
Today pay a visit to the fascinating DDR Museum with your included skip the line tickets and discover what life was like when Berlin was divided. After perhaps explore the impressive Reichstag roof, or dinner at the top of the TV tower on Alexanderplatz? (Overnight in Berlin) B
DAY 4 - BERLIN TO DRESDEN
Enjoy a final breakfast in the hotel and then take the ICE train to Dresden. On arrival, check in at your hotel for an overnight stay. A walking tour of the historic Old Town is included in your holiday. The tour lasts one and a half hours with an experienced guide who will take you through the city's streets and explain how the town was painstakingly reconstructed after the bomb damage of WWII. You will visit the Zwinger Palace, Theater Square, Dresden Cathedral and the Church of our Lady. Spend the rest of the day at leisure exploring this beautiful baroque city. (Overnight in Dresden) B
DAY 5 - DRESDEN TO PRAGUE
After spending a morning of leisure in Dresden, take the Eurocity Train to Prague. On arrival in Prague, check in at your hotel for a three-night stay. Once settled at the hotel, spend the afternoon getting your bearings in the city. Stroll along the 13th century Charles Bridge and take in the sweeping views down the Vltava River. The bridge is packed with souvenir stands, street performers and musicians for visitors to enjoy. (Overnight in Prague) B
DAY 6 - PRAGUE
After breakfast, why not make your way to Prague Castle and tour the St Vitus Cathedral and Golden Lane. Don’t miss any of the city's highlights with your hop-on, hop-off tour, including the Old Town, the Mala Strana neighbourhood and the Jewish Quarter. Want to see the landmarks from a different perspective? Don't miss a cruise down the wonderful Vltava River. (Overnight in Prague) B
DAY 7 - PRAGUE
After a leisurely breakfast, continue to explore the city! If you haven't visited yet, don't miss a trip to the Astronomical Clock Tower. Our staff also recommend Wallenstein Palace, City Gallery Prague and the National Museum. (Overnight in Prague) B
DAY 8 - DEPART PRAGUE
After breakfast this morning, check out of your hotel and continue with your travels. If you wish to extend your vacation, perhaps with an additional day in a different city, one of our Rail Specialists will be happy to assist you with the details. B
MEAL GUIDE: B - BREAKFAST, BR - BRUNCH, L - LUNCH, AT - AFTERNOON TEA, D -DINNER
Prices are subject to availability, based on two people sharing a standard twin or double room. Prices are subject to change. Single occupancy supplements will apply for solo travellers. Hotel and room facilities vary and may be subject to additional fees. Some hotels require payment of local city taxes on arrival. Please call for pricing. We accept all major credit and debit cards. Railbookers UK Trading Ltd is a member of ABTA (Y6401) and holidays including flights are ATOL protected, number 7579.
Unique art nouveau architecture characterises the sophisticated and modern, elegant and stylish K+K Hotel Central in Prague. Enjoy its exceptional architectural ambiance, giving the K+K Hotel Central in Prague’s Old Town its unmistakable flair. The luxurious decor entices and enhances any visit, whether on holiday or on your business trip to Prague. Indulge yourself!
On the fringe of Prague’s historic centre, the NH Prague offers unparalleled views over the city. The property is set in two separate buildings, connected by a cog railway, and boasts 440 rooms complete with air conditioning, flat screen TVs and tea and coffee service. Guests can relax on the hotel’s terrace, which overlooks the whole city, or unwind in the bar after a long day of sightseeing. The NH Prague features steam bath and sauna facilities and a fitness centre, while a jogging path, tennis courts and playgrounds for the kids are just a stone’s throw away.
The Grand Mark Prague is a luxury hotel situated in a residential palace dating back to the 17th century. The hotel has 75 rooms which have a combination of tradition and modern design. The hotel also has a spa, wellness centre, restaurant, and 1800 m² garden where you can relax after a busy day enjoying all Prague has to offer. The Grand Mark Prague is centrally located and is within walking distance to the Old Town Square, Charles Bridge or Wenceslas Square.
Boasting a perfect location on the Altmarkt Square in the centre of Dresden’s Old Town, the NH Collection Dresden Altmarkt is the perfect spot from which to enjoy the city! The hotel’s 240 bright and spacious rooms all feature flat-screen TVs, high-speed Wi-Fi internet access and air conditioning. Guests can enjoy a drink in the modern bar or retire to the cigar lounge after a day of sightseeing.
Right on the doorstep to the main train station, the IntercityHotel Berlin Hauptbahnhof is just a few short steps away from the city and everything it has to offer in terms of shopping and entertainment. Berlin's hotspots are easy to reach on foot: Federal Chancellery (approx. 6 minutes), Brandenburg Gate (approx. 20 minutes), Potsdamer Platz (approx. 30 minutes).
The IntercityHotel Ostbahnhof is conveniently located in Berlin next to the Ostbahnhof train station. The Spree River is within easy walking distance (approx. 5 min), and the Mercedes-Benz Arena is only about 9 minutes away. Using public transport, the Brandenburger Gate and Berlin Mitte can be easily reached in approx. 15 minutes.
The tallest hotel in Berlin, the Park Inn by Radisson in Mitte, combines stunning views with an unrivaled location. Close to iconic landmarks like the Brandenburg Gate, it’s also well placed for visiting the Berlin Congress Center, 100 meters away.