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exodus Cycling2016

Prague to Budapest Ride 4 5 6 7 1 2 3 4 Through the landscape of the Czech Republic, Austria, Slovakia and Hungary, this trip combines peaceful country lanes with well-marked cycle paths, to showcase the best of Central Europe. Our itinerary meanders past castles, through rustic villages, along rivers and past lakes as we discover the former territories of the Austro-Hungarian Empire. Highlights include UNESCO sites, national parks and the famous wine-making region of Moravia. Exploring the gentle countryside, rural towns and historic capitals by bike is a great way to sample the changing atmosphere and individual flavours of each region. Dates & Price Guide START END FLIGHT LAND START END FLIGHT LAND INC ONLY INC ONLY Please see our website www.exodus.co.uk for all dates and prices. BIKE HIRE NOW INCLUDED SEE PAGE 10 Prague Bratislava Esztergom P PFremium departure SPolo FdeparturPe F Family departure Call ROAD • CZECH REPUBLIC, AUSTRIA, SLOVAKIA, HUNGARY 29 11 days inc. flights from £1459 Sunset view of Budapest and the Danube Czech Republic, Austria, Slovakia, Hungary Activity Level MODERATE Trip Code MVZ At a Glance Itinerary - Day by Day 1 Fly to Prague; optional sightseeing. 2 Transfer to Ceske Budejovice; cycle to Cesky Krumlov by the Vltava River. 3 Ride through forests and hills to the mediaeval spa town of Trebon. 4 Cycle through the Trebon Basin along Greenways Trail to the UNESCO town of Telc. 5 Cycle past vineyards to Mikulov. 6 Ride into Austria through the UNESCO grounds of Lednice, the Versailles of Southern Moravia; continue to Poysdorf and transfer to Vienna. 7 Free day in Vienna; morning optional guided bike ride around the city. 8 Follow the Danube Cycle Path to the Donauauen N.P.; into Slovakia and on to Bratislava. 9 Morning sightseeing in Bratislava; cycle to the Slovakia- Hungary border and continue through Halaszi to Hedervar; transfer to Esztergom. 10 Follow the Danube beneath Visegrad Castle, riding through rolling hills to Vac; transfer to Budapest; free time for sightseeing. 11 Fly to London. Vineyards and rolling hills l Four historic capitals l Local cuisine and beer • 8 days cycling with 90% vehicle support • 80% tarmac, 20% gravel cycle paths • Mix of quiet country roads and some busier sections • Group normally 5 to 15, plus local leader. Min age 16 yrs • 10 nights hotels • All breakfasts included Ceske Budejovice Cesky Krumlov Trebon Znojmo Telc Vienna Mikulov Mistelbach Halaszi Gyor Budapest ACCOMMODATION We stay in comfortable 2, 3 and 4-star hotels. Most are a short walk or ride from the city centre, perfect for exploring the towns in the evening or during your free time. 2016 28 Apr 08 May 1459 1159 12 May 22 May 1499 1199 26 May 05 Jun 1499 1199 09 Jun 19 Jun 1499 1199 23 Jun 03 Jul 1499 1199 07 Jul 17 Jul 1499 1199 21 Jul 31 Jul 1549 1199 04 Aug 14 Aug 1549 1199 18 Aug 28 Aug 1549 1199 01 Sep 11 Sep 1499 1199 15 Sep 25 Sep 1499 1199 22 Sep 02 Oct 1499 1199 06 Oct 16 Oct 1459 1159 Daily Distance (km) 0845 863 9626 or visit www.exodus.co.uk and enter the three letter trip code 2 32 3 55 4 70 5 63 6 55 8 70 9 58 10 45 Dates and prices correct at time of publication (see page 13). Prices are £ Sterling per person. • Optional single supplement £195 • Land only start Prague day 1, end Budapest day 11 • Insurance: please see page 106 Bike hire details: • 21 speed Author touring bike, included in the trip price • Discount for bringing own bike £90 ALSO AVAILABLE AS A PRIVATE ADVENTURE SEE PAGE 4


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