Astronomical Clock in Prague
Astronomical Clock in Prague

Eastern & Central Europe

Explore the jaw-dropping views and rich history of the Alps. Voyage through time and across borders on a river journey down the Danube. Experience the musical and architectural gems of the Baltic States. These are just a few of the learning opportunities you’ll find throughout Central and Eastern Europe, with many more to be discovered. Join local experts and your fellow Road Scholars on an adventure through these fascinating regions.

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Eastern & Central Europe Tours

If you’re looking for an unforgettable Eastern European vacation, look no further than Road Scholar. Our Central and Eastern Europe tours bring you to a wide range of countries, from Turkey and Greece to the Baltics, Austria, and beyond. With jaw-dropping views of the Alps, architectural gems in quaint countryside villages and bustling cities, and unique learning opportunities, our Eastern and Central Europe tours are second to none. Browse our program offerings today and see where in Europe you’ll find yourself next!


Wonders on Eastern & Central Europe Tours

With various Central and Eastern Europe tours for seniors, families, and solo travelers to choose from, our programs offer something for everyone. Some of our most popular Central and Eastern Europe tours make stops in the following areas:

  • Croatia: Along the Adriatic coastline is Croatia, known for its picturesque beaches, breathtaking islands, and historic coastal towns like Split and Dubrovnik. As a popular Central Europe tour, Croatia is an excellent destination for exploring places like Plitvice Lakes National Park, with its cascading lakes and waterfalls, and historical sites with well-preserved ancient Roman architecture in towns like Pula and Rovinj.
  • Turkey: For an invigorating Eastern Europe vacation, consider a tour of Turkey, a crossroad of civilization, with ancient sites like Troy, Ephesus, and the Hagia Sophia in Istanbul. Immerse yourself in Turkey's unique cultural diversity that blends Eastern and Western cultures, and enjoy Turkish cuisine with its diverse flavors and spices.
  • The Baltic States: Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania make up the Baltic States and are another popular Eastern Europe tour for seniors and families alike. The Baltics are known for charming old towns like Tallinn, Estonia; Riga, Latvia; and Vilnius, Lithuania. As you explore these quaint countries, you'll visit picturesque seaside towns along the Baltic Sea and learn about the unique cultural heritage that blends Russian, Nordic, and European influences.
  • Austria: With its visits to historic cities like Vienna, Innsbruck, and Vienna, known for their architecture, cultural events, and classical music heritage, our Austria tour is top-rated. Here, you can explore the Alps, a paradise for nature lovers and outdoor enthusiasts, and learn about the country’s rich artistic and musical legacies that produced renowned artists like Mozart, Beethoven, and Gustav Klimt.

There’s a lot you can learn when exploring Europe, and at Road Scholar, we make it easy. Browse our collection today to discover all our newest destinations.


Explore Road Scholar’s Central & Eastern Europe Tours

Road Scholar's mission is to inspire adults to learn, discover, and travel. We help make that possible with our diverse program offerings, including our Central and Eastern Europe tours for seniors, families, and solo travelers. We also offer Western Europe tours and Southern Europe travel programs. Explore our collection of experiential learning programs today.