3508 Broad Street – Chamblee, Ga. 30341 – 770-451-9399
Please join Rabbi Mark and Linda Zimmerman on a memorable trip to Eastern Europe enjoying the Jewish highlights of four cities: Krakow, Budapest, Vienna and Prague. Cost per person based on double occupancy- $3890.00; airfare is on your own and we are delighted to help you with flights.
June 18 Departure on your own for Krakow.
June 19 Arrival Krakow. We meet at the Radisson Blue Hotel in Krakow and enjoy a tour of Krakow including Schindler’s Factory. We continue together for a welcome kosher dinner in Krakow and overnight at the Radisson Blue Hotel Krakow.
June 20 Breakfast. We depart early for a tour of Auschwitz and Birkenau. We have a guided tour of the camps and see a documentary film about the liberation. It’s a difficult day but one to remember always. We return to Krakow for a kosher dinner and overnight at the Radisson Blue Hotel.
June 21 Breakfast. This morning we begin our drive to Warsaw. We fly from Warsaw to Budapest on Polish Lot Airlines and upon arrival are met and driven to the Hilton Budapest City Hotel. Tonight we enjoy dinner in Budapest together.
June 22 Breakfast. Today we enjoy a Jewish Tour of Budapest including the magnificent Doheny Synagogue. In the afternoon we enjoy a tour of this charming city on the Danube with visits to the Citadel and Gellert Hill. Dinner is on your own tonight. There are fabulous restaurants in Budapest including the famed Gundel and dinner is on your own tonight. Overnight Hilton Budapest City Hotel.
June 23 Breakfast. We depart Budapest this morning by motor coach. Our first stop will be Bratislava where we enjoy a Jewish tour of the city including the Museum of Jewish Culture, the Chatam Sofer Memorial and the Neolog Synagogue, the only remaining synagogue in the city. We continue to Vienna for dinner and overnight at the Renaissance Wein Hotel Vienna.
June 24 Breakfast. This is a free day to enjoy Shabbat in Vienna. Join Rabbi Zimmerman for services in the hotel and a walk around this magnificent city. Dinner is on your own after Shabbat and Vienna has marvelous restaurants to choose from. Overnight Renaissance Wein Hotel Vienna.
June 25 Breakfast. We enjoy a full day of sightseeing in Vienna today visiting the Belvedere Palace, the State Opera House and the Schonbrunn Palace. We enjoy dinner and overnight at the Renaissance Wein Hotel Vienna.
June 26 Breakfast. We depart Vienna this morning for Prague. We make a stop at Mikulov, a beautiful old town with a wonderful Jewish Heritage. In the first half of the 16th century this area became a cultural center of Moravian Jewry. The famous Rabbi Judah Loew ben Bezalel (1525 – 1609), who is said to have created the golem of Prague, officiated here for twenty years. We continue to Prague for overnight at the Yasmin Hotel Prague.
June 27 Breakfast. This morning we enjoy a full day of sightseeing in Prague including the Castle area which includes the Old Royal Palace, the Charles Bridge and Old Town where we enjoy a Jewish tour of Prague. Learn about the legend of the Golem who protected the Jewish people of Prague. There are seven synagogues open today in Prague; during the Nazi era all seven were used to store Judaica items. Five of those synagogues can be found in the remains of the ghetto which we will tour. Also of note is the oldest Jewish cemetery in Europe, opened from the 15th century to the late 18th century. In the evening we enjoy dinner together and overnight at the Yasmin Hotel Prague.
June 28 Breakfast. Free day to enjoy Prague. We enjoy a kosher farewell dinner together in Prague to celebrate our wonderful trip together. Overnight Yasmin Hotel Prague.
June 29 Breakfast. Our trip ends this morning in Prague.
Cost per person based on double occupancy $3890
Single supplement $990
Insurance is available and highly recommended
Your trip includes: Breakfast daily, six dinners, hotels as listed above, entrance fees for sites mentioned above and the services of a tour escort and knowledgeable local guides at each site.
For information please phone Linda Zimmerman at 770-262-0884 or email: Linda@bshalom.net or Renee Werbin at SRI Travel, 770 451-9399 at firstname.lastname@example.org.
To join this memorable Jewish journey to Eastern Europe please forward a non- refundable $1000 per person deposit by check only to SRI Travel, 3508 Broad Street, Chamblee, Georgia 30341 on or before March 1, 2017. Final payment may be paid by check or credit card on or before April 12, 2017.