Eastern Europe & Russia
Central Europe Discovered: Prague, Bratislava and Budapest
In these cities of rich cultural and social history, discover art, architecture and Old World charm, and build a deeper understanding of the region’s tradition and heritage.
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Program No. 15596RJ
16 days
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At a Glance

Home to Europe's oldest Jewish ghetto, one of its youngest national capitals and the world’s largest medieval castle, these Central European nations have more to offer than mere superlatives. Trace the history, culture, economics, art and architecture that define and unite these nations, and learn about the amiable split between the Czech Republic and Slovakia and the continuing evolution of all three countries.
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The Activity Level for this program varies by date. Please make sure that you are attending a departure date that meets your activity level.
Small Group
Love to learn and explore in a small-group setting? These adventures offer small, personal experiences with groups of 10 to 24 participants.

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