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Trip Overview

Discover four Imperial capital cities in one fantastic holiday by train. Travel through Germany, the Czech Republic, Austria and Hungary by high speed train, taking in wonderful views from the sides of the tracks en route.


  • Unearth the hidden treasures and famous sights of four European capitals
  • Enjoy the journey, travelling to each city along the tracks


  • Eurostar to Paris and onward rail travel in standard class throughout
  • Flight from Budapest to London
  • 2 night hotel stay in Berlin
  • 2 night hotel stay in Prague
  • 2 night hotel stay in Vienna
  • 2 night hotel stay in Budapest
  • Berlin walking tour
  • Entrance to the Brandenburg Gate Museum
  • Vienna Pass including hop-on, hop-off tourr
  • Danube Dinner Cruise with drinks

Trip Map


Prices are subject to availability, based on two people sharing a standard twin or double room. Prices are subject to change. Single occupancy supplements will apply for solo travellers. Hotel and room facilities vary and may be subject to additional fees. Some hotels require payment of local city taxes on arrival. Please call for pricing. We accept all major credit and debit cards. Railbookers UK Trading Ltd is a member of ABTA (Y6401) and holidays including flights are ATOL protected, number 7579.

Start your holiday by taking the Eurostar from London to Brussels. The quick, comfortable ride will speed you under the English Channel to the Belgian capital, where a quick platform change will see you headed into Germany on the high speed line. One more platform change in Cologne and you'll be in Berlin! Check in at the Hampton by Hilton Berlin City West for a two night stay. (Overnight in Berlin).

Explore Berlin at your own pace today, being sure to visit the vibrant fragments of the Berlin Wall at the East Side Gallery and the exquisite architecture of the Brandenburg Gate. A walking tour will prove to be the perfect introduction to the city as you discover the landmarks and monuments with the commentary of an experienced guide. Your holiday also includes access to the Brandenburg Gate Museum in the centre of the city. (Overnight in Berlin). B

Check out of your hotel this morning and make your way to Berlin's impressive Hauptbahnhof Station. Catch a direct train to Prague, where you'll check in at the NH Prague City hotel for a two night stay. Prague is known as the ‘City of a Hundred Spires' because of the steeple-flecked skyline that enchants visitors. Explore the Jewish Quarter and Prague Castle, amongst other gems, or take a relaxing cruise down the Vltava River, the perfect way to see the city from a new vantage point (Overnight in Prague) B

Continue to explore Prague today. Discover the Astronomical Clock Tower, New Town Hall and Baroque Library and Mirror Chapel - the perfect way to get a true taste for the city's past. (Overnight in Prague) B

From Prague, it's on to Vienna by rail. After a relaxing train journey, check in at the Zeitgeist Hotel for a two night stay. Get your bearings in the grand Austrian capital by strolling through the First District, admiring sites like St Rupert's Church, Hofburg Palace and St Stephen's Cathedral. Relax by indulging in some Viennese coffee culture, or tucking into authentic Wiener Schnitzel for dinner. (Overnight in Vienna) B

Spend a full day at leisure in Vienna! Your hop-on hop-off bus tour tickets will help you put together a wonderful itinerary, completely tailored to you, and your Vienna Pass will give you access to over 60 attractions across the city - together they're the perfect combination. Explore the Danube Tower, House of Music, Schönbrunn Palace and Schönbrunner Panorama Train, or visit the famous Tiergarten Schönbrunn (Vienna Zoo). (Overnight in Vienna) B

Check out of your hotel this morning and ride the rails to Budapest. Check in at the Golden Park hotel for a two night stay. The Hungarian capital is truly growing in popularity in its own right, and is one of Europe's finest capital cities. Discover sites such as Heroes' Square, Castle Hill and the Fisherman's Bastion. (Overnight in Budapest) B

Continue to explore Budapest at your own pace today. Make your way to one of the thermal baths around the city if you fancy a relaxing dip - the city is built on thermal hot springs and is famous for its bathing culture. Come the evening, relax with a glass of fizz on a river cruise down the gleaming Danube - a true bucket list experience. (Overnight in Budapest) B

Check out of your hotel today and catch your flight back to London. If you'd like to extend your holiday, just speak to one of our Travel Consultants about the endless exciting possibilities available to you along the tracks. B

MEAL GUIDE: B - Breakfast, BR - Brunch, L - Lunch, AT - Afternoon Tea, D -Dinner

Hilton Vienna Danube Waterfront

The hotel boasts 40 sq. meter guest rooms, proximity to a metro train station and a pool alongside the Danube. Enjoy wine or hearty local beer on the terrace at the Hilton Vienna Danube Waterfront. Austrian dishes sourced from the river and the sea make regular appearances here.

Hilton Vienna

Combining a magnificent location in the heart of the city with great amenities and services, Hilton Vienna is the place to stay when visiting the Austrian capital. Walk to all of the main attractions with ease and reach the international airport in only 16 minutes via direct link.

Intercity Vienna

The Intercity Vienna is a contemporary hotel offering 172 bedrooms and 7 apartments. All rooms and public areas offer high-speed internet access and there is also a restaurant, a bar and an internal courtyard for al fresco dining during the summer months. The hotel is conveniently located within Vienna Westbahnhof station and guests have complimentary access to all Vienna's public transport during their stay.

Hilton Vienna Plaza

Experience a part of Vienna’s rich heritage at Hilton Vienna Plaza. With a 1920s Art Deco flair, our unique Vienna hotel offers the perfect combination of historical splendor and modern comfort. We are proudly located on the famous Ringstrasse, home to Vienna's most important sites and architectural masterpieces - the State Opera, Art History Museum, City Hall, the Burgtheater, and Vienna Stock Exchange. Heritage hotel with Art Deco, Golden Era design on the famous Ringstrasse. Decorated with 1,000 art works and Carrara marble floor in lobby.

Hotel Zeitgeist Vienna Hauptbahnhof

Situated just a stone’s throw from Vienna’s main train station, the Hotel Zeitgeist offers the perfect base for exploring the city. The hotel’s 254 rooms all boast modern decor, flat screen TVs and large windows. Guests can dine in ‘Lokal-Café-Bar Pergola’ restaurant, relax in the rooftop sauna, workout with a game of badminton or make use of the fitness suite.

K+K Hotel Central

Unique art nouveau architecture characterises the sophisticated and modern, elegant and stylish K+K Hotel Central in Prague. Enjoy its exceptional architectural ambiance, giving the K+K Hotel Central in Prague’s Old Town its unmistakable flair. The luxurious decor entices and enhances any visit, whether on holiday or on your business trip to Prague. Indulge yourself!

K+K Hotel Fenix

In the heart of the “Golden City” – just a few steps away from Wenceslas Square – the gates of the K+K Hotel Fenix reveal a lively, cheerful hotel in Prague’s centre. The remarkable architecture of the façade in “Prague modern” style embraces a stylish hotel with a fresh and exclusive ambiance.

NH Prague City

On the fringe of Prague’s historic centre, the NH Prague offers unparalleled views over the city. The property is set in two separate buildings, connected by a cog railway, and boasts 440 rooms complete with air conditioning, flat screen TVs and tea and coffee service. Guests can relax on the hotel’s terrace, which overlooks the whole city, or unwind in the bar after a long day of sightseeing. The NH Prague features steam bath and sauna facilities and a fitness centre, while a jogging path, tennis courts and playgrounds for the kids are just a stone’s throw away.

The Grand Mark Prague

The Grand Mark Prague is a luxury hotel situated in a residential palace dating back to the 17th century. The hotel has 75 rooms which have a combination of tradition and modern design. The hotel also has a spa, wellness centre, restaurant, and 1800 m² garden where you can relax after a busy day enjoying all Prague has to offer. The Grand Mark Prague is centrally located and is within walking distance to the Old Town Square, Charles Bridge or Wenceslas Square.

Hampton by Hilton Berlin City West

The Hampton by Hilton Berlin City West is a contemporary hotel with 214 bedrooms. The hotel has Wi-Fi access throughout and a modern gym. Drinks and light meals are available in the hotel's 24-hour snack area.

Intercity Hotel Berlin Hauptbahnhof

Right on the doorstep to the main train station, the IntercityHotel Berlin Hauptbahnhof is just a few short steps away from the city and everything it has to offer in terms of shopping and entertainment. Berlin's hotspots are easy to reach on foot: Federal Chancellery (approx. 6 minutes), Brandenburg Gate (approx. 20 minutes), Potsdamer Platz (approx. 30 minutes).

Steigenberger Hotel am Kanzleramt

Right outside of the main train station, in sight of the Federal Chancellery, you will find the Steigenberger Hotel Am Kanzleramt. Many places of interest are within walking distance, including the Platz der Republik (approx. 850 m) and the Brandenburg Gate (approx. 1.5 km).

NH Berlin Kurfurstendamm

Located in the old Bohemian quarter of town, the NH Berlin Kurfürstendamm hotel puts you steps from the city’s most popular shopping street. It also gives you easy access to some of Berlin’s biggest tourist attractions. The U-Bahn Uhlandstraße metro station and S-Bahn Savignyplatz station are only 200m away.

InterCity Hotel Berlin Ostbahnhof

The IntercityHotel Ostbahnhof is conveniently located in Berlin next to the Ostbahnhof train station. The Spree River is within easy walking distance (approx. 5 min), and the Mercedes-Benz Arena is only about 9 minutes away. Using public transport, the Brandenburger Gate and Berlin Mitte can be easily reached in approx. 15 minutes.

Regent Berlin

The Regent Berlin is a luxury hotel with 195 elegant well-equipped bedrooms and suites, including Nespresso coffee machines. The Regent has a gourmet restaurant called Fischers Fritz, boasting two Michelin stars as well as the Regent Health Club, offering a gym, sauna and a range of beauty treatments. Wi-Fi internet access is also available in all rooms and public areas. The hotel is on Gendarmenmarkt square in the centre of Berlin, near Berlin's famous Friedrichstraße and Unter den Linden boulevard.

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Prices are subject to availability, based on two people sharing a standard twin or double room. Prices are subject to change. Single occupancy supplements will apply for solo travellers. Hotel and room facilities vary and may be subject to additional fees. Some hotels require payment of local city taxes on arrival. Please call for pricing. We accept all major credit and debit cards. Railbookers UK Trading Ltd is a member of ABTA (Y6401) and holidays including flights are ATOL protected, number 7579.