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RYBAK EUROPE TOUR -- DECEMBER 11 - 21, 2017 - Itinerary

RYBAK EUROPE TOUR -- DECEMBER 11 - 21, 2017 - Itinerary

RYBAK CHRISTMAS MARKET

EUROPE TOUR

DECEMBER 11 - 21, 2017

HUNGARY, AUSTRIA, CZECH REPUBLIC, GERMANY

FUN & ADVENTUROUS TOUR, WITH PARTIES, CRUISES, SLIVOVICE & ACCORDION MUSIC by CHRIS RYBAK!!!

JOIN US FOR A TRIP OF A LIFETIME!

Monday, December 11

Depart from Houston airport and fly in direction of Europe, Hungary, Budapest.

Tuesday, December 12

Arrival in Budapest, the capital of Hungary. The luxury bus with attendant team (including your tour guide) will be waiting for you at the airport and take you to the first destination which is Budapest downtown. Check-in our hotel. Leisure time for you to do whatever you desire!

Wednesday, December 13

In the morning leave for a tour of the capital city of Hungary, which was formed in 1872 with the merger of the three towns of Obuda, Buda and Pest. Visit old historic town Buda rising on several hills, see Royal Castle with a beautiful view of the city and the river Danube , Holy Trinity Square, Matthias Church. Visit the Pest part of the city, including tour of Parliament building, the third largest in the world. In the afternoon we will visit Budapest Christmas markets and in the evening enjoy the dinner cruise on the Danube river accompanied by live music from Chris Rybak.

Thursday, December 14

Leave for the Czech Republic. Stop en-route in Vienna, the capital of Austria. Have a short sightseeing tour of the city which has been an imperial cityfor more than six centuries. The ruling Habsburg Dynasty left a definite mark on it. Take a circle within the Ringroad, constructed in 1857 -- 2.5 miles long, surrounded by the representative buildings (National Opera House, New Town Hall, National Theater, Parliament, museums, universities, fancy hotels and shops). We finish the tour with the visit of famous Christmas Markets in Vienna where hot wine and chestnut stands draw customers with seasonal treats and stallholders get shoppers in the Christmas spirit with handcrafted goods. Then continue on our way to Rožnov pod RadhoštěmCzech Republic. Check in and then party at local koliba – old fashioned Wallachian restaurant.

Friday, December 15

In the morning we will visit one of the 3 parts of the Wallachian open-air museum established in 1925. The Wallachian Village occupies the largest part of the museum, encompassing farmsteads, wells, bell towers, windmills and gardens, and other related structures, all set among the jagged landscape, roads and clusters of trees to faithfully copy the character of traditional Wallachian villages. You will be able to see an exhibition of traditional winter labors and traditions, and rituals in the Christmas time back in those times. Lunch in open-air museum. In the afternoon, we can go up on one of the peaks of Beskydy mountains for beautiful view of the area in winter! Come back to our hotel to rest for a while and then finish the day with a nice party at Koliba Vlcina - moravian wine, music and the world's best grilled chicken -“Everyone´s favorite place”! You will always remember Vlčina! Don't miss this party!!

Saturday, December 16

Leave for Prague, the capital of the Czech Republic. We will stop in Olomouc for traditional Christmas markets, where you can try all kinds of drinks, buy little handmade gifts, eat traditional street foods (sausages, snacks, etc.) and have fun listening to the nice Czech Christmas Carols right at the historical square. Continue on our way, check in at our hotel. In the evening enjoy the boat cruise on Vltava River, including a buffet dinner! See the beauties of the capital – beautifully illuminated Prague Castle, Vyšehrad-Upper Castle, National Theatre and other sights of Prague.

Sunday, December 17

In the morning, we will have a guided walking tour of Prague - beginning with Prague Castle and then on to St. Vitus CathedralHradčany Quarter, and the Church of Our Lady Victorious which houses the famous wax statue of the Infant Jesus of Prague. We will walk across the famous 14th century Charles Bridge and continue on to Old Town Square to see the Astronomical clock and also admire the tallest Christmas tree in the Czech Republic. Spend some time at the Christmas markets. Lunch in this area. We will end the tour at Wenceslas Square, which has historically been the sight of many events, including the 1989 Velvet Revolution demonstrations. You will have free time for individual sightseeing and great shopping at the numerous stores lining the square. In the evening, you will be treated to dinner at U Marcanu, where you can enjoy a great program with examples of typical dances and playing different instruments, as well as enjoy the wonderful atmosphere and unforgettable wine experience!

Monday, December 18

Leave for Germany, stop en-route in Chodova Plana, tour the local brewery where you will be shown the production of beer and will be told all about it. Of course, you will be tasting it at the end of the tour. Lunch at the brewery. Departure to Nuremberg, one of the major cities of Germany.

Tuesday, December 19

We will have a guided tour of the modern part of Nuremberg, the Nazi center. We will view the unfinished Coliseum that Hitler ordered to be built as a grandiose copy of the Coliseum in Rome, as well as Zeppelin Field where Nazi parades took place. We will round out today’s tour in the medieval part of Nuremberg where we will see the ancient castle overlooking the city, the Church of Our Lady on the main market square. Spend the rest of the day in this area at the well known Christmas markets in Germany. Enjoy delicious Nuremberg sausages (Bratwurst), try iconic Nuremberg gingerbread, meet Nuremberg's Christkind – a German symbol of Christmas. And much more!

Wednesday, December 20

Drive to Munich, the center of economic and cultural activity in southern Germany - it's one of Germany’s most attractive cities where every year the largest beer festival Oktoberfest takes place. Walking tour of the historic core of Munich – the main square Marienplatz with a new town hall built in theNeo-Gothic style and possessing an animated carillon, Church of Our Lady, the vast Late Gothic hall-church which has become the symbol of the city. Stop also in the famous beer house –
Hofbräuhaus which dates from 1589. This is the favorite place where every day 17500 mugs of beer in 1 litertankards are served. Spend the rest of the day in the historical center of Munich, shop for last Christmas gifts and souvenirs or just enjoy theChristmas atmosphere. Check-in.

Thursday, December 21

Depart from Munich airport early in the morning heading back to Houston, HOME SWEET HOME!

* Itinerary subject to change depending on availability. *

ACCOMMODATIONS

Tue, Wed  December 12,13    Hungary Budapest

Thu, Fri    December 14,15    Czech Republic Roznov p. Radhostem

Sat, Sun   December 16,17    Czech Republic Prague

Mon, Tue  December 18,19    Germany Nuremberg

Wed         December 20         Germany Munich

TOUR:

Includes program, hotel accommodations, flights, breakfast & dinner everyday, 5x lunch, drinks with group meals, luxury climatically controlled tour bus with restroom on board and snacks, soft drinks, water, juice & alcoholic drinks served while traveling, a professional European English speaking tour guide, music, and money exchanged on the bus.

FLIGHTS:

KL 662   Dec. 11 Houston        3:35 PM - Amsterdam  7:35 AM + 1 day

KL 1975 Dec. 12 Amsterdam 10:05 AM - Budapest    12:05 PM

KL 1790 Dec. 21 Munich         7:00 AM - Amsterdam   8:50 AM

KL 661   Dec. 21 Amsterdam 10:05 AM - Houston        1:35 PM

Passports: Some countries require that your passport be valid at least six months beyond the dates of your trip and/or have two to four blank visa/stamp pages. Some airlines will not allow you to board if these requirements are not met. For renewing or applying for a new passport as well as info, visit: http://travel.state.gov/passport/

For more info on this tour, please contact: EDITA RYBAK at (512) 963-6660

603 N Texana St. editarybak@hotmail.com

Hallettsville, TX 7796

WWW.CHRISRYBAK.COM

SOLD OUT!!!

 Chris & Edita RYBAK EUROPE TOUR

 May 1 - 15, 2017

Czech Republic, Germany, Austria, Switzerland and
Mediterranean Cruise  
(Italy, France, Spain)

FUN & ADVENTUROUS TOUR, WITH PARTIES, CRUISES, SLIVOVICE & ACCORDION MUSIC!!!
JOIN US FOR A TRIP OF A LIFETIME!

SOLD OUT!!!

 Chris & Edita RYBAK EUROPE TOUR

 Sept. 16 - 28, 2017

Czech Republic, Germany, Austria, Switzerland and
Mediterranean Cruise  
(Italy, France, Spain)

FUN & ADVENTUROUS TOUR, WITH PARTIES, CRUISES, SLIVOVICE & ACCORDION MUSIC!!!
JOIN US FOR A TRIP OF A LIFETIME!
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