Old World Europe
Explore Eastern Europe on this comprehensive journey to five distinctly different—and fascinating—nations: Poland, Slovakia, Hungary, Austria, and the Czech Republic.
WHAT OUR TRAVELERS SAY
The capitols of Old World Europe tour was the most thought-provoking and emotionally intense tour I've ever experienced. It will live on in my memory after the others have faded.”
Our trip was an outstanding learning experience that came without the stress of planning and executing a 15-day tour through five countries. Smithsonian did everything for us!”
The Old World Europe tour gave us an intimate view of the history and culture of eastern Europe. We learned a lot and enjoyed every minute.”
The total Smithsonian experience was excellent from the tour director to the hotels, itinerary, and logistics. We wouldn't hesitate to use Smithsonian again.”
Ken & Karen O.
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2015 Optional Post-Tour Extension to Prague: 3 Days
Extend your stay in the alluring Czech capital on this independent extension. Your tour cost includes two (2) nights' accommodations at Grand Bohemia (Superior First Class), two (2) breakfasts, and a transfer to the airport.
Grand Bohemia Praha
Ideally located in the center of Prague next to Powder Tower and within walking distance of Old Town Square and Old Town Hall, the 78-room Grand Bohemia Praha is just steps from Wenceslas Square. The hotel offers a restaurant, bar, and coffee shop. Air-conditioned guest rooms have private bath with hair dryer, in-room safe, mini-bar, Internet access, TV, and phone.
Please note, the 2016 Optional Post-Tour Extension will be in Berlin.