2019 Journey along the Elbe: Prague to Berlin

June 4 – 15 – Waitlist only
Tour Operator: AHI Travel 
Price: From $4,895 (airfare additional)
Tour Length: 12 days
UNC Lecturer: Brent Wissick, Zachary Taylor Smith Distinguished Term Professor in the Department of Music
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Cruise through enchanting scenery and centuries of history aboard an exclusively chartered paddleboat cruiser. Christened in 2016, the MS Elbe Princesse transports you into the heart of cities in Germany and the Czech Republic along the Elbe and Vltava rivers. Enjoy eight nights onboard, plus one night each in first-class hotels in Berlin and Prague. See Berlin’s famed landmarks, including the Reichstag and Brandenburg Gate. Stroll through Potsdam’s terraced Sanssouci gardens and Cecilienhof Palace. In Wittenberg, delve into Martin Luther’s revolutionary teachings. Gaze over the spectacular Elbe Sandstone Mountains, delight in Litomerice’s colorful architecture and explore Prague’s Old Town. In addition, enjoy a choice of included excursions, featuring cycling, a beer tasting, history tours and more. Insightful lectures along the way give you deeper insight into the history and heritage of these destinations. This expertly planned journey includes first-class hotel and ship accommodations and an extensive meal plan with complimentary drinks onboard.

Schedule of Events

  • Day 1 : Depart U.S.
  • Day 2 : Prague
  • Day 3 : Prague
  • Day 4 : Prague
  • Day 5 : Cruising the Elbe | Litomerice
  • Day 6 : Saxon Alps | Dresden
  • Day 7 : Dresden | Meissen
  • Day 8 : Wittenberg
  • Day 9 : Magdeburg
  • Day 10 : Berlin
  • Day 11 : Berlin
  • Day 12 : Depart

Additional Information

Note: Tour schedule is subject to change due to local conditions. Many excursions in this program involve an element of walking as some of the finest attractions are located in areas not closely accessible by motorcoach.

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All 2019 prices and itineraries (including port order) are tentative and subject to change; final pricing adjustments may occur after the release of marketing materials.

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