PRAGUE MARTIN LUTHER KING DAY
Itinerary (subject to change)
Early morning departure at 05:00 am from Landstuhl Autohof (near Ramstein Air Base, € 5/day). Departure from Kaiserslautern, P+R parking lot Daennerplatz, near Kleber Kaserne at 05:15 am. From Wiesbaden Hainerberg, JF Kennedy Street corner Washington Str. (bus waiting area) at 05:30 am. From Böblingen Panzerkaserne, PX parking lot at 07:45 am. Drive through Germany via Nürnberg to the Czech Republic. Appr.13:00 noon arrival in Pilsen at the Pilsener Urquell Brewery. Here we visit the brewing house, the historical cellars and the cylindroconic tanks (included). After time for a beer tasting (included) and for lunch in the brewery restaurant Na Spilce (not included) we depart for Prague. After we checked in to our 4-star Hotel, you’ll have time to rest and to relax. In the evening we can join a boat ride (not included) on the Vlatava (Moldau) river with buffet dinner and drinks on board to enjoy the illuminated city of Prague.
After buffet breakfast in the hotel (included) we start with our walking tour of the Hradschin, the castle of Prague, where the Golden Lane, the catholic Cathedral St. Vitus and the President’s Palais are especially picturesque. We continue our stroll to the Charles Bridge and finish our tour in the old medieval area of Prague, called Stare Mesto, with the monument of the Reformator Jan Hus, the Glockenspiel at the old town hall and the Barock Church St. Nicolas. After lunch (not included) you’ll have free time for shopping or to explore the nearby famous Jewish district of Prague. In the evening your tourguide will make suggestions for a wonderful Bohemian evening (not included) with folklore dance, entertainment and live music.
Today we will leave Prague. After buffet breakfast (included) and check out we drive to Karlovy Vary (Karlsbad) into the Heart of Bohemia. Today Karlsbad is one of the largest Spa towns in the Czech Republic with up to 100 000 visitors per year. Besides the famous Bohemian Crystal you can find other local specialities like the Becherovka, a herbal liqueur, or Karlsbader Oblaten, delicious biscuits with different flavors. After lunch (not incl.), we will leave the Czech Republic driving back to Germany. Arrival late evening.