CENTRAL EUROPE DISCOVERY

Information

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OVERVIEW

Explore the heart of Europe on this two-week excursion that whisks you away to fairytale-like landmarks stretching from the Baltic Sea in the north to the Austrian Alps in the south. Uncover centuries of history in cities like Berlin, Warsaw, Prague, Munich, and Vienna.

DESTINATION: Austria, Czechia, Germany, & Poland
TRAVEL DATES


Jun 27 - Jul 12, 2023  Available

current grades CURRENT GRADES: 10-12
DURATION: 16 Days
PROGRAM FEES
LAND COST (REGULAR PRICE): $4,570

Price after November 17, 2022

Airfare cost to and from Europe is not included in the land cost. Flight information will become available in the spring.

WHAT'S INCLUDED
  • Accommodations (hotels)
  • All meals
  • All programming
  • Private transportation and local transportation
  • Medical insurance
  • Gratuity for program staff
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DETAILS

Central Europe is rich in history and full of world heritage sites, not to mention its magnificent beauty. This journey will take teens through Germany, Poland, Czechia, and Austria, where we will retrace some of history’s darkest moments with a solemn visit to sites like Auschwitz and the Berlin Wall. We’ll also take in the region’s most breathtaking sights, with stops to go stand-up paddleboarding on the Vltava River and hiking in the Wachau Valley.

Best places for a full group photo in Central Europe:

  • At the base of the medieval Prague Astronomical Clock (Prague Orloj), the oldest clock in the world still in operation
  • With Neuschwanstein, Bavaria’s mountaintop palace that inspired Disney’s Sleeping Beauty Castle, in the background. Talk about magical…
  • Right after you finish a game of beach volleyball at the famous Vienna Watersports Arena—winning team gets to be in front!

HIGHLIGHTS

Explore the remains of the Warsaw Ghetto and learn about the Jewish community’s famous revolt in Poland


The medieval Astronomical Clock (Prague Orloj), the oldest clock in the world still in operation, is hands down the best landmark in Prague


Tour East Side Gallery—the world’s largest open-air gallery sprawled on an 8-mile section of what remains of the Berlin Wall—and discover its stunning paintings


Hike the Wacahu Valley, situated in the Austrian region and known for its rolling hills, vineyards, and fortresses


Visit Olympic Park, tour the grounds, and stop at the memorial in Munich honoring the Israeli athletes killed during the tragic 1972 Olympic Games


Wander the vaulted prison tunnels while touring Špilberk Castle in Brno en route to Vienna


Uncover the secrets and legends of “Wieliczka” Salt Mines, a UNESCO World Heritage Site hidden away in Kraków, Poland


Learn the dark and harrowing history of the Holocaust from one of the world’s most well-known concentration camps, Auschwitz


Stop in some of Vienna’s most upscale stores as you stroll down Graben Street, one of the city’s most famous areas


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