JOIN FUN HAPPENINGS' TRAVEL & ADVENTURE FOR AN ALL INCLUSIVE "NEW YEAR'S GETAWAY TO MEXICO'S RIVIERA MAYA!"
DON'T MISS THIS AMAZING TRIP AS WE EXPLORE THE BEAUTY, CULTURE, ARCHAEOLOGICAL TREASURES OF THE RIVIERA MAYA! WE DEPART SATURDAY, DEC. 29TH AND RETURN SAT. JAN. 5TH FOR 7 NIGHTS FOR A REASONABLE COST OF $1750 AT THIS HIGH PEAK SEASON!
THIS TRIP PACKAGE INCLUDES EVERYTHING- ROUND TRIP AIR FROM BNA, PRIVATE TRANSFERS, 7 NIGHTS ACCOMMODATIONS, ALL MEALS & ADULT BEVERAGES, A SPECIAL NYE GALA PARTY & AN AMAZING SUNSET CATAMARAN CRUISE!
The magnificent Riviera Maya is famous for its beautiful crystal blue waters, powdery white beaches, all-inclusive resorts, Mayan culture and famous ruins! This trip is going to be a once in a lifetime experience! We will be staying at the highly reviewed BLUEBAY GRAND ESMERALDA RESORT & SPA, located near Playa del Carmen.
The highly rated resort offers many included activities, 7 restaurants, 6 bars, a world class spa, shopping area and many scheduled activities during the day and evening.
EVERYTHING'S INCLUDED IN OUR ALL INCLUSIVE NYE GETAWAY FOR $1750!
- Round Trip Air from Nashville (Non-stop flights on American!)
- 7-nights at 4 1/2 star Resort (Deluxe Garden View: King or 2 double beds)
- All Meals (choose from 7 different restaurants, 24 hour Sports Bar)
- Complimentary Adult Beverages (6 bars and Night Club to choose from)
- Round Trip Private Coach Transfers to/from Airport.
- All non-motorized water sports, daily resort activities & nightly entertainment and shows!
- All taxes & Gratuities on property of resort
- Flexible time to explore the region on your own or join our 3 group activities: Optional Mayan Ruins, Snorkeling Adventure, Deep Sea Fishing and a Fun Night at the Famous Coco Bongo Night Club!
That's the advantage of staying at an All-Inclusive resort- there's no surprises, expensive meals or bar tabs for the entire trip! Only spa treatments, souvenirs, golfing, excursion trips, laundry, tips outside the resort and medical services would be additional.
****** DUE TO LIMITED AIR SEATS- THIS TRIP IS LIMITED TO 35 SPACES- SECURE YOUR SPOT TODAY WITH EITHER FULL PAYMENT OR 4 MONTHLY RECURRING PAYMENTS ******
This trip is a Great Value at $[masked] per person / Double Occupancy - as it's "High Peak Winter Season over New Year's Week- when Resort rates normally Double or Triple this time of year!
The resort’s Free daily activities include- complimentary non-motorized aquatic sports, snorkeling, sea kayaking, Windsurfing, aerobics, aqua aerobics, beach and pool volleyball and fun social activities at the pool and beach and including bingo...
SOME OF OUR OPTIONAL ACTIVITIES WE ARE DOING IN THE RIVIERA MAYA:
- Deep-Sea Fishing in one of the best sport fishing areas in the world!
- Exploring the Mayan Ruins of Tulum, snorkel in the ancient cenotes and snorkel in a natural lagoon with tropical fish and sea turtles.
- Join us for a Fun Night at the Spectacular Coco Bongo Night Club & Show in Playa del Carmen... it's not just any night club- it's like going to Vegas for the Night!
NEW YEAR'S ALL INCLUSIVE GETAWAY TO RIVIERA MAYA MEXICO PRICING:
*** DEADLINE TO JOIN TRIP IS FRIDAY, AUGUST 3RD OR UNTIL TRIP SELLS OUT! *** THE TRIP IS LIMITED TO ONLY 35 SPOTS- SO GRAB A SPOT TODAY, BEFORE IT SELLS OUT!
- $[masked] per person / Double Occupancy (2 per room) - If Paid in Full By Check.
- Make check payments payable to Fun Happenings and mail to:
PO Box 322
Brentwood TN 37024
- Or Pay in Full for $1800 via 1 PayPal Payment: (PayPal Link Below)
- Or Pay 4 Monthly Recurring PayPal Payments of $450.00 over the Next 4 Months to Pay For Trip! (4 Payments are automatic and must be completed by Nov. 15th.
IF YOU WANT YOUR OWN SINGLE ROOM... THE SINGLE SUPPLEMENT FOR ALL 7 NIGHTS IS $695. You may add $695 to your check for a total of $[masked] or you can use the PayPal Link Below to purchase the single room.
PAYPAL SINGLE SUPPLEMENT LINK ($695.00):
**** HAVE AIR MILES / SWA POINTS AND WANT TO MEET US IN MEXICO?
THE LAND- ONLY PACKAGE IS: $[masked]
PAYPAL LINK FOR LAND-ONLY PACKAGE ($[masked])
*** AMERICAN AIRLINES FLIGHT ITINERARY (NASHVILLE / CANCUN) ***
Date Flight Depart Time Arrive Time
12/29/18 AA1692 DEP BNA 07:00AM ARRIVE CUN 11:07AM
01/05/19 AA1692 DEP CUN 12:05PM ARRIVE BNA 02:06PM
If you're interested in joining Fun Happenings Travel Group this New Year's to the Riviera Maya, Do Not Delay, as this trip will fill up fast! Grab your friend, spouse or a Loved One or Come Solo and Reserve your space Today!
Please feel free to contact me at [masked], if you have any questions on the trip!
We hope to see everyone in Mexico.....It's going to be a Fun NYE Getaway!
Your Travel Planner,
ABOUT OUR RESORT, BLUEBAY GRAND ESMERALDA RESORT & SPA:
The BlueBay Grand Esmeralda is one of the top Playa del Carmen hotels. Enjoy a luxury, 4 1/2 star experience in the Caribbean surrounded by lush jungle, mangrove swamps and outstanding views of the sea. An all-inclusive stay at the BlueBay Grand Esmeralda, with our private beach, outstanding food and full spa, is a stay in paradise.
The facilities at the BlueBay Grand Esmeralda Resort & Spa in Playa del Carmen include 3 swimming pools, private beach, golf club and a gym. We also have 7 restaurants and 6 bars to enjoy world cuisine and a cocktail while enjoying the sunset. Our highly trained chefs serve some of the finest French, Italian, Mexican & oriental food in the region!
PROMO VIDEO: https://youtu.be/ww4WVluzaoM
EXPLORE EXOTIC THAILAND, SINGAPORE, VIETNAM & HALONG BAY BY LUXURY 5-STAR YACHT THIS JANUARY WITH FUN HAPPENINGS TRAVEL & ADVENTURE GROUP!
Join Fun Happenings this January 13th - 27th, as we explore Thailand, Singapore & Vietnam, as our group completely immerses ourselves in the beauty of culture of these 3 countries and...
SOME OF OUR TRIP HIGHLIGHTS INCLUDE:
- Visit and Tour the Modern City of Singapore during a full day Layover
- Explores the Exotic Street Foods of Bangkok on a culinary Tour
- Tour the Majestic Temples in 3 Regions of Thailand.
- Feed, Walk & Bathe with "Rescued Elephants" at an Elephant Sanctuary
- Interact with Tame Tigers at Tiger Kingdom in Chiang Mai
- Participate and Learn How to Cook a Thai Meal in Chiang Mai
- Cruise the UNESCO WORLD SITE HALONG BAY by 5-star Luxury Yacht
- Experience Top Rated 4 1/2 - 5 Star Hotels in each city we visit
I have carefully hand-picked our hotels in Thailand and Vietnam- All 4 hotels and our Cruise are Deluxe 4 1/2 to 5-star hotels in prime central areas with plenty of restaurants, shopping and nightlife near each of our hotels! Our Luxury 5-star 180' Small Ship is Incredible- All with Outside Cabins and Balconies...
CHECK OUT OUR AMAZING ACCOMMODATIONS:
- Bangkok (3 Nights): 5-star Pathumwan Princess Hotel- http://www.pprincess.com (http://www.pprincess.com/)
- Chiang Rai (2 Nights): 4 1/2 star Imperial River House Resort– http://www.imperialriverhouse.com/
- Chiang Mai (3 Nights): 5-star Le Méridien Chiang Mai– http://www.lemeridienchiangmai.com/
- Hanoi Vietnam (1 Night): 4 1/2 star MK Premier Boutique Hotel – www.mkpremier.vn (http://www.mkpremier.vn/)
- Halong Bay by Luxury Yacht (2 Nights): 5-star Athena Luxury Small Ship- http://www.athenacruise.com/itineraries/3-days-2-nights-cruise/
CHECK OUT THE PROMO VIDEO FOR OUR 5-STAR LUXURY SMALL SHIP IN HALONG BAY: https://youtu.be/KFC69gGdYJk
This Trip is going to be an AMAZING TRIP OF A LIFETIME! Space is limited to just 35 travelers... so grab a spot and join us in Thailand & Vietnam this January 13th - 27th!
*** IF YOU JOIN THE TRIP IN JUNE, YOU CAN PAY FOR THE TRIP OVER 6 MONTHLY PAYMENTS ON PAYPAL, so much easier to fit in your budget.
And, as with All Fun Happenings Trips, MOST EVERYTHING IS INCLUDED with our Trip, except a handful of meals and the exception of 1 optional activity. And all the Details and Trip Planning has been taken care of... All you have to do is Show Up with your Passport and Enjoy an Incredible, well-planned Trip of a Lifetime!
HERE'S WHAT IS INCLUDED WITH OUR 13 NIGHT / 14 DAY THAILAND / VIETNAM TOUR:
- 11 Nights in Top Rated 4 1/2 - 5 Star Centrally Located Deluxe Hotels
- RT Air on Singapore Airlines from Houston IAH [With $1100 Air Add-on]
- (2) Domestic Flights in Thailand / Vietnam [Included with Air Add-on]
- 26 Meals including 11 Breakfasts, 6 Lunches, 5 Dinners & 4 airline meals
- 12+ Adventurous Cultural Immersing Excursions as listed on Itinerary
- Hand-selected local private guides, making for Amazing Experiences
- Private Transportation throughout Thailand, Vietnam
- Hotel/Airport Transfers with private coach and driver.
- All taxes, surcharges and baggage porterage charges
ITEMS NOT INCLUDED IN OUR THAILAND / VIETNAM TOUR..
- Intl/Domestic flights From Houston (Available w/ $1100 Air Add-on)
- Meals other than those mentioned in the itinerary.
- Early check-in and late check-out at hotels.
- Laundry, Optional Wi Fi, Drinks, spa treatments, souvenirs
- Tips for local guides and Drivers (suggested amounts to be emailed)
- Personal Travel Insurance (Highly Recommended!)
The Trip is incredibly priced at $2490 + $1100 for International & (2) Domestic Flights on the #1 Airline in the World- SINGAPORE AIRLINES (http://fortune.com/2017/07/11/this-is-the-best-airline-in-the-world/)!
We are flying Non-stop from Houston IAH on January 13, 2019 at 6:40pm and return to Houston IAH at 2:20PM on Sunday Jan. 27th.
You may opt to book your own Air or use points and meet us in Bangkok, but it may be difficult to match our fares at $705 for International Flights and $395 for (2) domestic flights. Our Singapore Airlines' flights have excellent connections and is priced well below most fares on these dates...
We hope you can join us this Jan. 13th to Jan. 27th for an Amazing Tour of Southeast Asia, as we visit Thailand, Singapore & Vietnam!
PRICING/PAYMENT TERMS FOR THAILAND / VIETNAM TRIP***
*** THERE ARE 3 WAYS TO PAY FOR THIS TRIP:
1.) Pay in Full by Check ($2490 + $1100 Int'l Air Add-on) = TOTAL $[masked]
2.) Pay in Full by PayPal Or Credit Card ($2390 + $1100 Int'l Air Add-on) = TOTAL $[masked]
3.) Land Only Package $2490 (by check) or $2590 (PayPal or Credit Card) and Purchase your own Air and Meet us in Bangkok, Return from Hanoi Vietnam on Jan. 26th
[*** Note: The $1100 Air Package includes both Int'l flights to Bangkok, Return from Hanoi along 2 Domestic Flights]
[REFUND POLICY: WITHIN 120 DAYS OF DEPARTURE, 50% Payment is forfeited, Within 90 Days of 01/13/2019, No Refund is Available].
1.) PAY IN FULL BY CHECK...
$[masked] per person / Double Occupancy (LAND PKG)- If paid in Full by Check. Make check payable to Fun Happenings and mail to:
PO Box 322
2.) PAYMENT IN FULL OF LAND & AIR PACKAGE BY PAYPAL OR CREDIT CARD - $[masked] FOR DOUBLE OCCUPANCY (Single room additional- see below).
THAILAND / VIETNAM LAND / AIR PACKAGE PAYPAL LINK ($[masked]):
3.) Land Only Package $2490 (Mail Check to Address above) or $2590 (PayPal or Credit Card) and Purchase your own Air and Meet us in Bangkok, Return from Hanoi Vietnam on Jan. 26th
[Note: The $1100 Air Package includes both International flights to Bangkok, Return from Hanoi and 2 Domestic Flights]
PayPal Link for Land Only Package $2590:
SINGLE ROOM SUPPLEMENT
$950.00: Single Room Supplement for entire Tour, including Luxury 5-star small ship
PAYPAL LINK FOR SINGLE ROOM SUPPLEMENT:
INTERNATIONAL AIR FROM HOUSTON ON SINGAPORE AIRLINES
**** PLEASE NOTE: You are responsible for getting to HOUSTON IAH on your own, as our group Air begins here with Singapore Airlines. Our International Group Fare is highly discounted, as most fares at this time are in the $1600 - $2000 range. Book your Air to Houston IAH (or Houston HOU on SWA and shuttle to IAH- Leave extra 90 minutes for cushion) as early as possible- to insure lowest fares...
SINGAPORE AIRLINES ITINERARY
Sunday January 13, 2019 [Arrive Singapore Jan. [masked], due to Intl Date Line]
JANUARY 13, 2019
SINGAPORE AIR FLT# 51
DEPART IAH ARR SINGAPORE DEP 18:40 ARR 07:55 [+2] [Jan[masked]]
SINGAPORE AIR FLT #978
DEP SINGAPORE ARR BANGKOK DEP 18:45 ARR 20:10 [11 Hr Lay-over for Singapore City Tour, Exploring, Free Time]
Sunday January 26, 2019 [Arrive Houston IAH Jan. [masked]]
SILK AIR FLT#[masked]JAN DEP HAN ARR SIN DEP 18:35 ARR 22:55 SINGAPORE AIR FLT#[masked]JAN DEP SIN ARR IAH DEP 02:05 ARR 14:20 [ARR Jan. 27th]
This Trip is open to a maximum of 35 persons, as this is the maximum capacity of our booked air seats, reserved hotel rooms and small ship. I already have 15+ interested in joining, so I expect this trip to fill up fast. If you want to join- think about it, but not too long ;)
Please feel free to contact me at [masked], if you have any questions or want to join this Amazing Trip!
TO JOIN THIS AMAZING TRIP - 4 EASY STEPS!
1.) Make either an Payment on PayPal or Full Payment by check [Partial payments can only be made by PayPal].
2.) Email a photo or scan of your Passport Info Page to [masked]
3.) RSVP "Yes" on this Trip Page [Note: You must be logged into Meetup to RSVP and see full details on trip page]
4.) Email Fun Happenings Travel Group at [masked] and provide us with your best email for trip updates and if you're traveling with anyone, need a single room or requesting help in finding a roommate.
Thank you for your interest in Fun Happenings' Amazing Trip, we hope you can join us in Thailand and Vietnam this coming January!
Your Travel Planner,
DETAILED DAILY ITINERARY FOR THAILAND/VIETNAM TRIP can be found at https://docs.google.com/document/d/1rdDbyK0TaJyOzEf92DXxJCHCCfsDAv7ChD-ii0TDd-g/edit?usp=sharing
JOIN FUN HAPPENINGS TRAVEL & ADVENTURE GROUP ON A MAGICAL TOUR TO PERU AND THE EXOTIC GALAPAGOS ISLANDS THIS MARCH 9 -[masked]! THIS TRIP IS LIMITED TO THE FIRST 32 PERSONS THAT JOIN!
OUR GROUP WILL VISIT PERU'S ICONIC CAPITAL LIMA, THE CHARMING SACRED VALLEY, MAGICAL MACHU PICCHU, CUZCO, THEN FLY TO ECUADOR FOR AN ADVENTUROUS 6 DAYS IN THE GALAPAGOS ISLANDS!
ABOUT OUR TOUR
We journey first to Lima for two days to immerse ourselves in the local culture of this charming and bustling city.... Then we fly to Cusco and the Sacred Valley to learn about ancient Inca culture and acclimate ourselves to the higher altitude. We then travel by Luxury Vistadome train and ascend into the Andes and experience the enigmatic site of Machu Picchu for two days.
We will fly to Ecuador, where we island hop to several islands in the Galápagos and spend 6 magical days exploring and observing the abundant wildlife that Charles Darwin encountered here during the early 1800's. We will be up close with Amazing wildlife including, giant tortoises (only place found in the world!), Blue-footed Boobies, marine iguanas, sharks, stingrays, penguins, wild flamingos and even swim, snorkel with sea lions in the ocean!
This is certainly going to be a trip of a Lifetime, as we visit two of South America's most popular cultural and natural treasures—the World Heritage sites of Machu Picchu and the Galapagos Islands!
THE HIGHLIGHTS OF OUR TRIP INCLUDE:
LIMA PERU: Immerse yourself in the local culture with an authentic Pisco Sour Tasting and learn how to make the Famous Peruvian National Drink or join an optional Lima Culinary Tour of the city known as the “Foodie Capital of the World!”
MACHU PICCHU: Travel to Machu Picchu by Luxury Vistadome Train and explore the stunning “Lost City of the Incas.” Absorb the beauty and mystery of Machu Picchu as our group moves throughout the site. Since, we’re staying overnight near Machu Picchu, you can experience a hike to Machu Picchu’s Sun Gate the next morning without the crowds.
THE SACRED VALLEY PERU: Discover the magnificent ancient fortresses of the Sacred Valley of the Incas and enjoy an authentic Peruvian BBQ Lunch with a traditional Paso Horse Show.
CUSCO PERU: Take in the splendor of charming Cusco's rich architecture, a rich mix of Inca and Spanish colonial styles and explore the nearby Inca ruins. We will enjoy our “Farewell to Peru Dinner” in Cusco with an authentic Peruvian meal with traditional music, dancers entertaining us.
GUAYAQUIL ECUADOR: Our group will explore this beautiful Ecuadoran port city and visit a local cocoa farm, where we'll learn how to make chocolate from scratch with cocoa beans and enjoy a delicious 3-course Farm-to-Table Lunch.
THE GALAPAGOS ISLANDS: Immerse yourself in a fascinating landscape showcasing unique natural wonders during an exciting 3 night stay on Santa Cruz Island and 2 night stay on more remote Isabella Island. Here you will visit the Charles Darwin Research Station to see and learn about the giant Galápagos tortoises. Over the course of 6 days, we will explore several islands and experience the Galapagos Islands like Charles Darwin did in the 1800’s. You will experience the natural wonders of the Galápagos while swimming, snorkeling, hiking and taking nature boat rides to be up close with the unique wildlife that can only be found on these islands.
OUR 14 DAY PERU / GALAPAGOS ISLANDS TOUR INCLUDES SO MUCH:
• Round Trip Air from MIAMI (MIA) on Avianca Airlines to Lima Peru- Returning from Balta Ecuador- includes 8 domestic & Int'l Flights.
• Private Coach, Boat Transfers during duration of tour
• 12 Nights at central, top rated 3 / 4-Star Hotels in Lima, Sacred Valley, Machu Picchu, Cusco, Guayaquil Ecuador, Santa Cruz and Isabela Island Ecuador
• Local Peruvian Tour Guides Throughout Peru
• 2 English-speaking Local Galapagos Guides certified by National Park
• 22 Total meals (12 Breakfasts, 6 Lunches, 4 Dinners)
• ALL DAILY EXCURSIONS INCLUDED: Other than 2 Optional Hike / Adventurous Activities offered during free days or 2nd day at Machu Picchu.
• National Park Entrance Fee ($100 value included in our trip package)
• Highest quality Mask, fins and wet suit for duration of Galapagos trip
• Flight taxes, fuel surcharges, VAT/Hotel taxes, Isabela Municipal Fee
• Baggage handling at Airports, Hotels
WHAT'S NOT INCLUDED WITH OUR PERU / GALAPAGOS TRIP PACKAGE:
• Change of Flight Seat / Upgrade to Business or First Class seating
• Personal Items- internet, souvenirs, spa treatments, optional tours
• Ingala Tourist Fee payable at Guayaquil Airport ($20 cash)
• Meals unless listed in itinerary
• Alcoholic beverages at meals, unless listed as included.
• Tips & Gratuities for tour guides
• Travel Insurance, Medical Services (Highly Recommended!)
PAYMENT TERMS AND OPTIONS FOR PERU GALAPAGOS ISLANDS TOUR:
Our 14 Day Tour of Peru and the Galapagos Islands is priced at $3590 + $1250 for International and Domestic Air (Includes 8 Int'l & Domestic Flights). You have the option to Pay for this Trip in Full by Check or Credit Card or choose 4 Recurring Payments over 4 months on PayPal.
The Trip begins from MIAMI INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT (MIA) on Saturday March 9th 2019. We Depart from MIA at 3:15PM and arrive in LIMA PERU (LIM) at 8:45pm. Each person will be responsible for meeting the group at Miami International Airport. NOTE: Southwest Airlines flies to nearby Fort Lauderdale (FLL) Airport and is a 45 minute shuttle to MIA airport.
** THERE ARE 4 WAYS TO PAY FOR THIS TRIP:
1.) Pay in Full by Check ($3590 + $1250 Int'l / Domestic Air) = TOTAL $[masked]
2.) Pay in Full by PayPal Or Credit Card ($3590 Land Pkg + $1250 Int'l /Domestic Air + $145.20 cc fees) = TOTAL $[masked]
3.) 4 Recurring PayPal Monthly Payments of $[masked] on PayPal over 4 months, Totaling $[masked] - INCLUDING BOTH LAND PACKAGE & $[masked] Int'l / Domestic Flights.
4.) Land Only Package $3590 (by check) or $[masked] (PayPal or Credit Card) and Purchase your own Air and Meet us in LIMA ON MARCH 9TH.
(NOTE: Our Included Air is a complicated Flight Itinerary with 8 domestic & International flights- but can be done, if you duplicate flight itinerary exactly).
1.) PAY IN FULL BY CHECK...$[masked] ($[masked] + $[masked] for Air -per person / Based on Double Occupancy - If paid in Full by Check (Single room is additional- See Single Supplement below)
MAKE CHECK PAYABLE FOR $[masked] TO FUN HAPPENINGS AND MAIL TO:
PO Box 322
2.) PAYMENT IN FULL OF AIR & LAND PACKAGE BY PAYPAL OR CREDIT CARD - $[masked] FOR DOUBLE OCCUPANCY [$3590 Land Pkg + $1250 Int'l /Domestic Air + $145.20 cc fees) = TOTAL $[masked]
PERU / GALAPAGOS ISLANDS PAYMENT IN FULL PAYPAL LINK ($[masked]):
3.) 4 MONTHLY AUTOMATIC PAYPAL PAYMENTS OVER 4 MONTHS - TOTALING $[masked]
1.) $[masked] Due Now (1st Payment Due Before Nov. 30th or until Full)
2.) $[masked] Due 4 weeks after previous payment (Auto PayPal Payment)
3.) $[masked] Due 4 weeks after previous payment (Auto PayPal Payment)
4.) $[masked] Final Payment Due by March[masked] (Auto PayPal Payment)
** Note- All payments must be paid in full by March 1, 2019- If you begin payments late- you may be required to make 2 payments at end to catch up and pay in full before 03/01/2019.
** PAYPAL LINK FOR 4 RECURRING AUTO PAYMENTS OF $[masked]- Totaling $[masked]:
4.) Land Only Package $3590 (Mail Check to Address above) or $[masked] (PayPal or Credit Card) and Purchase your own Air and Purchase All 8 Flights on your Own.
** NOTE: Highly Recommended to Match Exact Flight Itinerary- due to complexity of flight itinerary .
PAYPAL LINK FOR LAND ONLY PACKAGE ($[masked]):
SINGLE ROOM SUPPLEMENT $965.00: Single Room Supplement for entire 12 Nights / 14 Day Tour.
PAYPAL LINK FOR SINGLE ROOM SUPPLEMENT [$965.00]:
TO JOIN THIS AMAZING TRIP - PLEASE COMPLETE THESE 4 EASY STEPS!
1.) Make either 1st Payment on PayPal or Full Payment by check or Credit card [Partial payments can only be made by PayPal]. **This is the only way to secure your space.
2.) Take a photo or scan of your Passport Info Page & email to [masked]. Put your "Name and FH March 2019 Peru / Galapagos" in Subject line.
3.) RSVP "Yes" on this Trip Page on meetup site [Note: You must be logged into or "Register your name, email" on Meetup to RSVP and see full details on trip page] Also, +1, +2, If traveling with others.
4.) Email Fun Happenings Travel Group at [masked] and provide us with the best email for trip updates and if you're traveling / rooming with anyone, requesting a single room or want assistance in finding a roommate.
Thank you for your interest in Fun Happenings Travel & Adventure Group! We hope you can join this Amazing Trip of a Lifetime, as we visit Peru and The Galapagos Islands this March 9 - 22! Please feel free to contact me if you have any questions.
Your Travel Planner,
Fun Happenings Travel Group
Fun Happenings Travel Facebook Group Page
Fun Happenings Travel Group Instagram Page
AVIANCA FLIGHT ITINERARY FOR PERU, GALAPAGOS ISLANDS
[Total 8 Domestic, International Flights]
1.) AV[masked]MAR MIA|LIM DEP 15:15 ARR[masked].) AV[masked]MAR LIM|CUZ DEP 05:59 ARR 07:19
3.) AV[masked]MAR CUZ|LIM DEP 05:40 ARR 07:07
4.) AV[masked]MAR LIM|GYE DEP 10:40 ARR 13:05
5.) AV[masked]MAR GYE|GPS DEP 09:50 ARR 10:49
6.) AV[masked]MAR GPS|UIO DEP 13:35 ARR 16:40
7.) AV[masked]MAR UIO|BOG DEP 03:20 ARR 05:00
8.) AV[masked]MAR BOG|MIA DEP 06:45 ARR 11:36
TO VIEW THE DETAILED DAILY ITINERARY, GO TO:
*** SPAIN, PORTUGAL & MOROCCO TRIP UPDATE:
WE HAVE SECURED MORE AIR SEATS, HOTEL ROOMS AND CABINS ON OUR SMALL SHIP AND WILL ORGANIZE "2 MINI-GROUPS" OF 30-35 PERSONS, WITH (2) SEPARATE GUIDES TO ALLOW EVERYONE TO JOIN THIS AMAZING TRIP.... Email me at [masked] if you have any questions. Michael
JOIN FUN HAPPENINGS TRAVEL GROUP FOR AN AMAZING TOUR OF THE IBERIAN COAST, AS WE EXPLORE SPAIN, PORTUGAL & MOROCCO FROM APRIL 19TH - 30TH 2019 BY LAND & SEA!
We will begin our unique customized Land & Sea Tour in Lisbon Portugal, where we will spend 3 full days exploring this legendary and charming city with over 20 centuries of history. We will then board our Luxury 429' Small Ship in Lisbon, where we will visit 5 Amazing & Unique Ports of Call. At the end of our small ship cruise, we will fly from Malaga to Barcelona, where we'll spend 3 glorious days in one of the most beautiful cities in Europe!
SUMMARY OF OUR 11 DAY ITINERARY INCLUDES:
- DAY 1 - 3: Lisbon Portugal- Visit Lisbon for 3 days by Land
- DAY 4: Portimao & The Portuguese Algarve Coast (By Ship)
- DAY 5: Tangier Morocco (By Ship)
- DAY 5-6: Gibraltar Peninsula- a British Territory (By Ship)
- DAY 7: Motril & Granada Spain (By Ship)
- DAY 8: Malaga Spain (By Ship)
- DAY 8-11: Barcelona Spain- Visit for 3 Nights / 4 Days by Land
There are no words to describe the beauty of the Mediterranean's Iberian Coast of Spain, Portugal & Morocco! The Dynamic culture, compelling history, to-die-for Mediterranean cuisine – the Iberian Peninsula really is a True Example of riches for every sense and interest.
SOME OF THE HIGHLIGHTS OF OUR AMAZING ADVENTURE INCLUDE:
- Explore the meandering alleyways of Lisbon on a culinary & culture tour
- Immerse in the local Lisbon culture- with authentic Fado Music & Dinner
- Soak up the Moorish history of Lisbon and visit the Famous Sintra Palace
- Explore the rugged Algarve Coast and Amazing Sea Caves by Zodiac's
- Visit the Famous Open Markets and Ride a Camel in Tangier Morocco
- Explore the Astounding red-clay fortress of the Alhambra or (Choice)
- Choose to Hike the Famous "Caminito del Rey" in Southern Spain
- Witness Antonio Gaudí’s Astounding Architecture with your own Eyes!
- Visit one of the Top 5 Markets in the World- El Boqueria in Barcelona
- Be treated to a Lively Flamenco Performance in Barcelona!
- Enjoy Two Full Free Days in Lisbon & Barcelona to explore on your own!
OUR SPAIN, PORTUGAL & MOROCCO TOUR INCLUDES SO MUCH!
- AIR FROM NEWARK TO LISBON/FROM BARCELONA [Included with $890 Air Add-on]
- One Way Flight from Malaga to Barcelona [Included w/ $890 Air Add-on]
- 5 Nights in 4 1/2 - 5 Star centrally located Hotels [Lisbon 2, Barcelona 3]
- 5 Nights Accomodations on Luxury "Royal Clipper" Small Ship [Outside Cabins included] w/ included meals, port charges, all taxes.
- 26 Meals including 10 Breakfasts, 5 Lunches, 7 Dinners & 4 airline meals
- 8+ Cultural Immersing Excursions as outlined in Trip Itinerary
- Private Transportation throughout Spain, Portugal, Morocco
- Hand-selected local private guides, making for Amazing Experiences!
- All taxes, port charges, hotel taxes and baggage porterage charges
ITEMS NOT INCLUDED IN OUR SPAIN, PORTUGAL, MOROCCO TOUR..
- Intl/Domestic flights From Newark (Available w/ $890 Air Add-on)
- Meals other than those mentioned in the itinerary.
- Laundry, Optional Wi Fi, Drinks, Spa Treatments on board, souvenirs
- Tips for local guides, Drivers, Ship Staff (suggested tips will be emailed)
- Personal Travel Insurance (Highly Recommended!)
ABOUT OUR SMALL SHIP: THE 439’ ROYAL CLIPPER
The Royal Clipper offers a cruise experience like no other! This luxury small ship provides a sea-going adventure with all the character of traditional sailing combined with the comfort and luxury found on most modern cruise ships. You will enjoy the gourmet prepared meals, 3 swimming pools, 2 bars and massive sun deck to relax on when under sail! You can relax in the library or pamper yourself in the spa and health club. Or you may choose to climb the mast (safety harness provided required) and take in the Amazing panoramic views of the lands and seas around you from the crow’s nest bucket!
The Royal Clipper has the proud distinction of being the largest and only five-masted full-rigged sailing ship built since her predecessor was launched at the beginning of the last century. With her complement of 42 sails, Royal Clipper is a splendid sight to behold.
You might think she was an apparition from the grand age of sail, but Royal Clipper is as new as tomorrow, boasting state-of-the-art navigation systems and every comfort and luxury one could wish for. For connoisseurs of sail cruising, the 439 foot Royal Clipper offers the ultimate sea-going experience, balancing the grandeur, adventure and tradition of sailing with the superb service, amenities and accommodations of the finest modern yacht. Royal Clipper carries just 227 guests in luxurious style. A full 19,000 square feet of open deck and three swimming pools create a wonderfully spacious and expansive outdoor environment.
UNITED AIRLINES FLIGHT ITINERARY:
UNITED AIRLINES FLT #64
DEP NEWARK EWR 8:25PM | ARR LISBON LIS 8:20AM [NEXT DAY- APR 20]
UNITED AIRLINES FLT# 121
DEP BARCELONA BCN 12:00PM \ ARR NEWARK EWR 2:45PM [SAME DAY]
PRICING/PAYMENT TERMS FOR SPAIN, PORTUGAL & MOROCCO
Our 11 Day Tour of Spain, Portugal & Morocco is priced at $3490 + $890 for Air (Includes Int'l & Domestic Flights). And, since this Trip is planned for April 2019- YOU HAVE THE OPTION TO PAY FOR THIS TRIP WITH 8 RECURRING MONTHLY PAYMENTS ON PAYPAL.
We are flying Non-stop from NEWARK EWR on APRIL 19, 2019 at 8:25pm and return to NEWARK EWR at 2:45PM on Tuesday April 30th. BOTH FLIGHTS ARE NON-STOP IN BOTH DIRECTIONS- To Lisbon, From Barcelona.
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**** SINGLE ROOM SUPPLEMENT$895.00: Single Room Supplement for entire 10 Night / 11 Day Tour, including Luxury 5-star small ship.
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******* DETAILED 11 DAY ITINERARY FOR SPAIN, PORTUGAL & MOROCCO TOUR *******
- DAY 1- FRIDAY APRIL 19TH:DEPART FOR LISBON FROM U.S!
Depart for Lisbon Portugal from Newark NJ on United Non-stop Flight #64 at 8:25pm from Newark EWR to Lisbon LIS, arriving 8:20am on Sat. April 20th.(If you purchased our Additional $890 Group Air)
- DAY 2- SATURDAY APRIL 20TH:ARRIVE TO LISBON / LISBON CITY CULTURAL & CULINARY TOUR
Arrival to Lisbon.We are met by our local guide and then transfered by private coach to our Lisbon Hotel.Since Check-in is later in afternoon, our group will enjoy a guided tour of Lisbon, including the opportunity to explore the city center, the old quarter of Alfama, as well as the Belem quarter and its monuments including Jeronimos Monastery, the Belem Tower, and the Monument to the Discoveries. The Jeronimos Monastery, built in the 16th century, is an extraordinary magnanimous monument, also classified as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO and one of the most prominent examples of the Portuguese Late Gothic Manueline architecture. Our tour will end with a stop at the delicious and Famous "Pasteis de Belem" bakery, open since 1837. Here we learn how it is made followed by a tasting. The rest of the afternoon is free to explore Lisbon and Lunch on your own and check-in to our 5-star Lisbon Hotel.
Tonight, is a special evening as we will host our “Welcome to Portugal Dinner” with authentic Portuguese Food, Fado Music and Good Portuguese wine!It’s going to be a great way to kick off our Amazing Tour of Spain, Portugal and Morocco!(Dinner with wine Included)
Overnight in Lisbon (2 Nights):The Highly Rated 5-star Eurostars Das Letras Hotel
TripAdvisor Reviews: https://www.tripadvisor.com/Hotel_Review-d1080688?m=55593
- DAY 3- SUNDAY APRIL 21ST: EXCURSION TO SINTRA PALACE | FREE AFTERNOON / EVENING
Breakfast at Hotel.Today, we will visit and tour the Famous Sintra Palace, which is blessed with natural beauty and the best preserved medieval Royal Palace in Portugal. Afterwards, we will visit the westernmost point of Portugal- the Roca Cape, an edge between land and ocean drawing a breath taking landscape. We return to Lisbon Mid Afternoon. En-route we will enjoy the scenery along the coast, passing through the towns of Cascais and Estoril.
Overnight in Lisbon: 5-star Eurostars Das Letras Hotel
- DAY 4- MONDAY APRIL 22ND:FREE DAY TO EXPLORE LISBON / EMBARK ON SMALL SHIP!
Breakfast at Hotel. Check out of our Lisbon Hotel Today- the Hotel will store our luggage until our 5:00pm Departure to board our small ship.Today is Free time to Explore Lisbon on your own.Make sure to meet back at hotel at 5pm promptly for Private Transfer to Lisbon Port to embark on our beautiful 5-star luxury Tall Ship!(Breakfast, Dinner included)
Overnight on Small Ship (5 Nights):The 439’ Royal Clipper
- DAY 5- TUESDAY APRIL 23RD:EXPLORE THE ALGARVI COAST OF SPAIN AND ITS NATURAL BEAUTY!
Breakfast onboard our small ship.Today, we are visiting one of the most beautiful areas in the World- the Algarve coast of Portugal!Our group will take a combination of boat and jeeps- to properly explore this rugged coastline and sea caves.We will travel through the interior of the small, traditional village of Ferragudo, through narrow streets until the magical view of the Ferragudo church.We board our boat and enjoy a 2 hour ride this beautiful coastline and the Famous Grotto of Benagil, known as the most beautiful natural cave in the world!After sampling some Portuguese wines at a seaside Algarve enoteca, we had back to our small ship.
- DAY 6- WEDNESDAY APRIL 24TH:VISITING TANGIER MOROCCO- EXPLORING THE CITY’S TREASURES, FMAOUS OPEN MARKETS & EVEN RIDING A CAMEL!
Our visit to Tangier begins with a Panoramic tour of Tangier, visiting "Cape Spartel" where the Atlantic meets the Mediterranean Sea and a visit to inside of "The Caves of Hercules".We will visit the Famous Moroccoan Kasbah and its Palace, and the medina or old town with the "Grand Socco", the "Petit Socco", the "Mendoubia Gardens", the "Jewish Quarter", and the Berber market and souks.... We will end with a “Must Do” in Morocco… A Camel Ride, before we head back to our small ship. Tonight we spend the night in Gibraltar, which is part of the territory of the United Kingdom…. Who’s up for a Pub Tour of Gibraltar?
- DAY 7- THURSDAY APRIL 25TH:VISITING GIBRALTAR, TERRITORY OF THE UNITED KINGDOM
After breakfast on our ship, we will embark on a Panoramic Tour of Gibraltar visiting the most unique places here in their unique territory of the United Kingdom.We will take a complete round the rock drive along the fortress city walls, the coastal roads, tunnels, passing the Moorish Castle and visit the historical part of town… We will see Europa Point, Catalan Bay, St Michael's Cave, Apes Den, Great Siege Tunnel, the original WWII Airport Runway and see land frontier with Spain.Lunch is served on the ship.
- DAY 8- FRI APRIL 26: Visiting Motril for 2 Outstanding Optional Tours Today (Choose One)!
Because there are 2 extraordinary choices of Activities Today- we are making this day Optional to join one of these 2 Excursions!
Travel to Granada to visit the Famed Alhambra Fortress, the City of Granada and enjoy an authentic Tapas Lunch
- DAY 9- SAT APRIL 27: Arrive to Malaga / Disembark Ship for Flight to Barcelona /
Arrive to Port of Malaga.Breakfast on Small Ship.Disembark from small ship to Malaga Airport for flight to Barcelona.Upon Arrival to Barcelona, we will enjoy a Barcelona Old Town and Gothic Quarter Walking Tour- as our 5-star Hotel is located right in the heart of Barcelona!The rest of the afternoon and evening is free for you to explore Barcelona and dinner on your own!May I recommend one of Barcelona’s Famous Tapas bars.
Overnight in Barcelona (3 Nights):The Highly Rated 4 ½ star Vincci Gala Hotel
TripAdvisor Reviews: https://www.tripadvisor.com/Hotel_Review-d5416370?m=55593
- DAY 10- SUN APRIL 28: TOUR OF BARCELONA
After breakfast at our Hotel, we are visiting the top cultural and architectural sites in Barcelona including Gaudi’s Park Guell, Casa Batlló, Casa Milà and one of the most famous cathedral’s in the World- the Sagrada Familia, designed by Antonio Gaudi.We will have free time during the day to have lunch at Barcelona’s Famous La Boqueria Market, where many food booths and cafés are located.The evening is free to have dinner on your own.
- DAY 11- MON APRIL 29: FREE DAY IN BARCELONA TO EXPLORE ON YOUR OWN / FAREWELL DINNER
Barcelona Breakfast at Hotel. Free day in Barcelona on your own.Farewell Dinner this evening with traditional Spanish Dinner & Flamenco Show!
- DAY 12- TUE APRIL 30: DEPART BARCELONA FOR US
REFUND POLICY: Refunds are not allowed without 140 days notice, due to small ship terms. Trip #2: No refunds are available due to non-refundable terms of yacht charter.
FUN HAPPENINGS' TRAVEL & ADVENTURE GROUP PRESENTS AN AMAZING 11-DAY CASTLE, CLIFFS & PUB TOUR OF IRELAND... Visiting Ireland's most fun cities, experiencing breathtaking scenery, old world castles, Fun authentic Irish pubs and staying in luxurious 4 and 5-star accommodations!
You will experience Ireland with a Fun group of 34-38 persons; including singles and couples who love to travel as much as you do! That's what Fun Happenings Travel Group is all about; Meeting new people and sharing life-changing travel experiences as a group!
Get ready for one of the most fun trips you've ever been on! Explore your Irish heritage or the Most Amazingly Beautiful country in the World! Our customized Irish Vacation includes our own dedicated Tour Guide and Private coach, as we explore the charming areas of Galway, Clare County, Killarney and Dublin during our 10 Days in Ireland! This trip is going to be "OFF THE CHARTS" and because Monday, is Labor Day- you will only miss 6 business days to be gone for 10 days!
Our 11 Day Irish Tour is perfect for first-time visitors to Ireland, as we're visiting the most popular areas of this beautiful country and staying in centrally located 4 and 5-star accommodations, located right in the heart of Galway, Killarney and Dublin!
A lot of time and consideration went into carefully selecting the hotels for this trip, along with each day's activities... This Irish vacation is not a cookie-cutter tour that you can purchase from any Tour company- our tour was customized from scratch for Fun Happenings Travel & Adventure Group by our local Irish Tour company!
Every Detail on our Ireland Tour has been taken care of... All you have to do is show up and enjoy an incredible memorable trip of a Lifetime!
OUR AMAZING IRELAND TOUR INCLUDES SO MUCH:
- Round Trip Air from Newark EWR to Dublin, Ireland (w/ Air/Land Pkg.)
- 9 Nights Deluxe 4 & 5 Star City Center Hotel Accommodations:
1.) 3 nights in Galway at the 5-star The g Hotel Galway City Center [https://www.theghotel.ie/]
2.) 3 nights in Killarney at the 4-star Killarney Towers Hotel [https://www.killarneytowers.com/]
3.) 3 nights in Dublin City Center at the 4-star Maldron Dublin City Center Hotel on Kevin Street [https://www.maldronhotelkevinstreet.com/]
- All Daily Sightseeing & Excursions with dedicated Professional Irish guide, private luxury motor coach and local guides. 1-2 optional activities may be offered on free days in Killarney and Dublin.
INCLUDED EXCURSIONS & ADMISSIONS:
- Walking tour of Galway city center
- Full Day visit to Connemara and of Kylemore Castle, Abbey & Gardens
- Full Day excursion to Aran Islands and Boat cruise of Cliffs of Moher
- Visit Blarney Castle and have the opportunity to "Kiss the Blarney Stone!"
- Dingle Peninsula, Ring of Kerry & Jaunting Cart Ride in Killarney
- Walking Tour of Dublin Historical City Center- visiting the key sights, including St. Patrick's Cathedral & Trinity College's "Book of Kells"!
- 2 Pub Crawls in Galway and Dublin.
- 12 Meals Total (9 Full Breakfasts, 3 Dinners) - Including unique Pub & Musical Entertainment Dinners:
1.) TRAD ON THE PROM CELTIC SHOW! (http://www.tradontheprom.com/)- Ireland's Number #1 music, song and dance experience
2.) MERRY PLOUGHBOY'S IRISH CABARET SHOW & DINNER
(http://www.mpbpub.com/) in Dublin
- All Private Coach Transportation in Ireland with Airport/Hotel Transfers- this is a private, fully escorted customized private tour with our own dedicated Irish Guide throughout tour!
- Luggage Porterage with gratuity at Hotels.
- All Hotel taxes, surcharges and Gratuities for Hotels & Meals
As you can see- this Ireland Tour includes almost EVERYTHING, except a handful of meals, that are part of your free time to explore these charming Irish towns and pubs in the evening!
*** Space is limited to only 38 persons for this trip- as no more spaces will be added, once we are full!
This Tour of Ireland is going to be an Experience of a Lifetime and I hope you can join us in Ireland this May 23rd - June 2nd 2019 for an Amazing Trip! Our Ireland Trip is one of Fun Happenings' most popular tours!
Please contact me directly at [masked], if you have any questions regarding our Ireland Trip...
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*** PRICING / PAYMENT TERMS / FLIGHT ITINERARY FOR IRELAND TRIP***
AIR / LAND PACKAGE PRICE FROM NASHVILLE TN:
• $[masked] per person / Double Occupancy Room- If paid in Full by check. (Make check payable to Fun Happenings for $3390 and mail to Fun Happenings, PO Box 322, Brentwood 37024)
• PAYMENT IN FULL BY CREDIT CARD - $[masked] / DOUBLE OCCUPANCY (Single room is additional cost- see below).
PAYPAL LINK FOR FULL PAYMENT OF MAY 2019 IRELAND TRIP ($3490):
• If Paid in 5 Automatic PAYPAL Installment Payments over 5 months - TOTAL $[masked]:
1.) $698.00 Due Now
2.) $698.00 charged automatically 4 weeks later
3.) $698.00 charged automatically 4 weeks later
4.) $698.00 charged automatically 4 weeks later
5.) $698.00 FINAL PAYMENT charged automatically 4 weeks later
** Note- All payments must be paid by April 23, 2019. If you begin payments late- you may be required to make 2 payments at end to catch up and pay in full before April 23, 2019.
**** PAYPAL LINK FOR 5 RECURRING PAYMENTS OF $698.00 ($3490):
SINGLE ROOM SUPPLEMENT
$950.00: Single Room Supplement for entire trip
PAYPAL LINK FOR SINGLE ROOM ($950.00:
LAND ONLY PACKAGE (Meet Us in Dublin on May[masked] by 11:00am)
$[masked] BY CHECK OR $2770 BY CREDIT CARD (PAYPAL) - LAND ONLY PACKAGE- If meeting us in Dublin or if you prefer to use Airline Points / Miles to meet us in Dublin.
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*** The Deadline to join this trip is Friday, Dec. 28th or Until Trip is Sold Out ***
This Trip is open to 38 persons maximum, as this is the maximum capacity of our air seats and reserved hotel rooms.
Reserve your space today with an initial deposit or full payment as this trip will sell out! .
FLIGHT ITINERARY FROM NEWARK EWR TO DUBLIN DUB (VIA UNITED AIRLINES - NON-STOP FLIGHTS):
CARRIER FLT# | DATE | CITY / DEP TIME | CITY/ ARRIVAL TIME
UNITED FLT #23 MAY 23 DEP NEWARK 7:35PM | ARR DUBLIN 7:05AM
UNITED FLT #22 JUN 02 DEP DUBLIN 9:20AM | ARR NEWARK 11:35AM
***DAY-BY- DAY ITINERARY FOR IRELAND CLIFFS, CASTLES & PUB TOUR***
● Day 1 - Thursday, May 23, 2019: Depart Newark EWR: Our group departs Newark International Airport on UA FLT #23 at 7:35pm for our overnight transatlantic flight bound for Dublin, via United Airlines (or purchase "Land Only Package" and meet us in Dublin on May 24th before 7:05am)
☆ (Included Today: Round Trip Flight from Newark to Dublin (with Air / Land Package), Dinner and Breakfast served on Transatlantic Flight)
● Day 2 - Friday, May 24, 2019: Arrive Dublin / Travel to Galway
Upon arrival in Dublin, we clear customs and then meet our Irish Guide Gordon and private coach driver. Our scenic drive through Ireland begins today, as we drive 2 hours west through the lush, green countryside to Galway, our destination for the next 3 nights. En route we pass lovely villages and verdant fields and stop in a charming village for lunch on our own. Upon arrival to our centrally located 5-star Hotel, The g Hotel Galway City Center (https://www.theghotel.ie/), we will meet our loca Galway guide for a walking tour of Galway's City Center and the Galway Cathedral (http://www.galwaycathedral.ie/).
☆ (Included Today: Walking tour of Galway City & Galway Cathedral, relaxing afternoon/evening to explore Galway or rest, Dinner on own this evening)
● Day 3 – Saturday, May 25, 2019: Full Day Excursion to Connemara National Park & Kylemore Abbey & Victorian Walled Gardens (http://www.kylemoreabbeytourism.ie/)
Today, our group will explore the rural foothills of Connemara and Kylemore Castle, Abbey & Gardens , 1 hour outside of Galway City. Oscar Wilde described Connemara, as a ‘savage beauty’ and its patchwork of brooding lakes, rugged mountains, and windswept bogs certainly gives a sense of splendid isolation. Connemara in renowned for its rugged beauty and attracts visitors from all over the world to experience its unique charms.
Kylemore Abbey is one of the most picturesque Castles in Ireland, which is home to a community of nuns of the Benedictine Order who came to Connemara in 1920 after their abbey in Ypres, Belgium was destroyed in World War I. Kylemore Abbey & Victorian Walled Gardens (http://www.kylemoreabbeytourism.ie/) is the Top, Must-see Attraction in Connemara! Lunch is on your own today at a local restaurant / pub in the Connemara area.
Dinner tonight is on your own, where you may explore the many restaurants, shops and pubs located near our centrally located hotel. Be sure to meet back at the hotel, after dinner at 8:30pm, as our local Guide takes us on a "Local Pub Crawl of Galway Pubs" so we can immerse ourselves in the local culture and mingle with the local residents!
☆ (Included Today: Breakfast, Day Tour to Connemara, Admission & Guided tour of Kylemore Abbey & Gardens, Galway Pub Crawl departs hotel at 8:30pm)
● Day 4 – Sunday, May 26, 2019: Free Day in Galway / Evening Dinner & "TRAD ON THE PROM" CELTIC DANCE SHOW
Today is a Free Day to explore Galway on your own! There are many activities you may choose to participate in- Hiking Trails outside of Galway, kayaking on Galway Bay, Shopping and exploring Galway or take a guided tour of going to be a magnificent day as we visit the quaint Aran Island of Inisheer and see the Cliffs of Moher like never before!
Tonight dinner is included before we attend "Trad on the Prom" Irish Cabaret & Dinner, which celebrates the passion of Ireland's past with a contemporary production, of world class music, song and dance. Our performers tonight, have captivated audiences in such extraordinary productions as 'Riverdance', 'The Chieftains' and 'Lord of the Dance' are now together on ONE STAGE for an unforgettable entertainment experience!
☆ (Included Today: Breakfast, Dinner & "Trad on the Prom" Show included)
● Day 5 – Monday, May[masked]: Depart Galway / Aran Islands & Cliffs of Moher Tour with a 1 hour cruise along the Cliffs of Moher / Arrive Killarney
After breakfast, our group departs Galway and heads south along Ireland's WILD ATLANTIC WAY, as we visit the quaint Aran Island of Inisheer and see the Cliffs of Moher up close like never before!
In the morning, we'll head to the picturesque fishing village of Doolin where we'll board the Doolin ferry to Inisheer (Inis Oirr), the smallest and most vibrant of the Aran Islands. On Inisheer, we will explore the island's ancient churches and castles, beautiful beaches, by pony cart and guide.
For our return journey to the mainland, we will take a guided cruise alongside the foot of the spectacular Cliffs of Moher, which puts the 700 foot high cliffs into perspective.
We'll have some free time to stop for a bite of lunch (on your own), before heading south towards Killarney, our next destination for the next 3 nights. We will be staying in the heart of Killarney at the highly ranked 4-star Killarney Towers Hotel [https://www.killarneytowers.com]. You will enjoy the vibrant town, as it is filled with many shops, restaurants & pubs.
☆ (Included Today: Breakfast, Morning Tour to Aran Islands, 1-hour cruise touring the Cliffs of Moher, lunch and dinner today on your own)
● Day 6– Tuesday, May 28th 2019: Killarney: Jaunting Buggy Tour of Killarney National Park, Ross Castle & Lakes of Killarney / Free Afternoon to explore Killarney National Park
Get ready for one of the most fun days of our trip! We are going to experience a Jaunting Horse Buggy Tour Today, exploring the Killarney National Park, Lakes of Killarney, Ross Castle and the famed Killarney House. The Jaunting Buggy Tour is the perfect way to see the hidden delights of this region! You will step back in time and experience Ireland’s most traditional mode of transport with a jaunting buggy tour. As you ramble along our tour, your guide will inform you of the history, legends and folklore of the area – with some Irish humor thrown in for good measure!
This afternoon has been scheduled as free time, as Killarney National Park offers some magnificent hiking, fishing and boating, or you may wish to spend the afternoon exploring and shopping in the quaint village of Killarney.
Dinner is on your own tonight, but be sure to meet in the hotel lobby at 8:30 pm for a fun, festive night as our Irish guide takes us on a "Local Pub Crawl of Killarney", [first pint is included] as Killarney boasts having the best pubs in all of Ireland!
☆ (Included Today: Breakfast, Morning jaunting Buggy Tour of Killarney National Park, Ross Castle & Lakes of Killarney, lunch and dinner is on your own, Pub Crawl Tonight with First Pint included)
● Day 7 – Wednesday, May 29, 2019: FAMOUS DINGLE PENINSULA DRIVE ALONG THE WILD ATLANTIC WAY
Today, we will visit one of the most scenic areas in all of Ireland, the Dingle Peninsula! We will visit the Blasket Visitors Center in Dun Chaoin, on the tip of the Dingle Peninsula. This interpretative museum, shows first hand, how this unique community once lived on the Great Blasket Island.
County Kerry's stunningly beautiful Dingle Peninsula, stretches for 30 miles into the Atlantic Ocean from Ireland's south-west coast. The peninsula is dominated by the range of mountains that form its spine, running from the Slieve Mish range to Mount Brandon, Ireland's second highest peak. The coastline consists of steep sea-cliffs, broken by sandy beaches, with two large sand spits at Inch in the south and the Maharees to the north.
Tonight is going to be a special night, as we celebrate our time in Killarney with a visit to the popular JARVEY'S / MOLLY DARCY'S TRADITIONAL IRISH PUB (http://www.jarveys.ie/index.html) for a fun, festive night of Irish music, dancing and sing-along songs! Our night at Jarvey's is included with our trip package and offers an authentic Irish meal and the best traditional Irish entertainment fer miles and miles!
☆ (Included Today: Breakfast, Day Tour of Dingle Peninsula and admission to Blasket Visitors Center, Pub Dinner & Entertainment at Jarvey's Irish Pub)
● DAY 8 – THURSDAY, MAY 30TH 2019: Depart Killarney / Visit Blarney Castle & Cork County / Arrive Dublin for 3 Nights
We depart and enjoy another lovely scenic drive, this time eastward across Southern Ireland. Our first stop is in Cork area, where we visit Blarney Castle. Of course, we all will want to kiss the "Blarney Stone" and acquire the "gift of eloquence." Here we will also visit the renowned Blarney Woolen Mills and offer free time for lunch.
After lunch we head north towards Dublin, where we will check in to our beautiful centrally located Dublin Hotel, the 4-star Maldron City Center Hotel on Kevin Street, located in the center of vibrant Dublin! [https://www.maldronhotelkevinstreet.com/]. The evening is free to explore Dublin and have dinner on your own.
☆ (Included Today: Breakfast, Morning tour of Blarney Castle & Gardens and panoramic tour of County Cork, lunch and dinner is on your own)
● DAY 9 – FRIDAY, MAY 31ST 2019: Walking Tour of Dublin's Historical Center- visiting St. Patrick's Cathedral and Trinity College's "Book of Kells". .
This morning our group will join in a walking tour of Dublin's historical center and visit several famous landmarks, like the St. Patrick's Cathedral and Trinity College's "Book of Kells". The famed "Book of Kells," the illuminated version of the Gospels, designed by unknown monks long ago. In the Old Library are housed over three million volumes of valuable books and priceless manuscripts: we can learn about ancient book-making as we marvel at the surroundings.
The rest of the day and evening is free to explore the beautiful city of Dublin and its many shops, cafes and pubs.
☆ (Included Today: Breakfast, Walking Tour of Historical Dublin City Center with visits to St. Patrick's Cathedral and Trinity College's "Book of Kells, Lunch and Dinner on your own)
● DAY 10 – SATURDAY, JUNE 1ST 2019: FREE DAY IN DUBLIN TO EXPLORE ON YOUR OWN / FAREWELL DINNER AT MERRY PLOUGHBOY'S PUB!
Today is a FREE DAY to explore the Beautiful city of Dublin- as there is so much to do here- it's your choice on where you may decide to Visit! May the Guinness Storehouse & Brewery, Jameson Distillery, Kilmainham Gaol Museum, The National Botanic Gardens, take a stroll in St. Stephen's Green Park, Check out a Futbol Match at Croke Park Stadium or shop on Dublin's Famous Grafton Street.
Tonight is going to be a highlight of our Trip! We are celebrating our final evening on the Emerald Isle with a fun authentic Irish dinner, step-dancing, traditional music, singing and entertainment at Merry Ploughboy Irish Cabaret Show (http://www.mpbpub.com/ or VIDEO: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WkKtjsVtSYk&feature=youtu.be)
After dinner, some may want to venture our for a pint or two in the Temple Bar area of Dublin, known for its many bars, pubs and nightspots. But don't stay out too late, as we have to wake early for our 9:20am flight!
☆ (Included Today: Breakfast, Farewell Dinner with live musical entertainment, Lunch and Free Day on your Own to Explore Dublin)
● DAY 10 – SUNDAY, JUNE 2ND 2019: FAREWELL IRELAND / RETURN TO THE USA
Regretfully, it's time to say "Slán agat" (Good Bye) and transfer to the Dublin Airport by our private coach, where our international flight is waiting to return us to the USA. We return, however, with memories of lovely landscapes, verdant fields, fabulous castles, fun local pubs and people, enchanting music and most importantly, a wealth of new friends we met from Fun Happenings Travel Group!
******* WE ARE POSTPONING THIS TRIP UNTIL SEPT. 2019 FOR OKTOBERFEST 2019! ******
Join Fun Happenings Travel & Adventure Group for a "Once in a Lifetime Experience" as we visit Munich Germany during Oktoberfest, along with Salzburg Austria and Prague Czech Republic in Sept. 2019.
This tour is an incredible value, if you consider the cost of city center hotels in Munich ($500 - $550 a night), during Oktoberfest... and our hotels are beautiful, hand-selected 4 and 5 star hotels, located in the center of each city center.
Oktoberfest is known as the World's oldest and largest beer festival, but it is so much more! From humble beginnings as a royal wedding celebration to the almost month long Bavarian extravaganza that it has become, Oktoberfest has enough beer, live music, pork sausages, merchandise and amusement park attractions to keep you entertained for several days!
Our group will be staying at top-rated 4 and 5 star hotels in the heart of each city- so we will fully immerse ourselves in the local culture and experience Munich, Salzburg and Prague like never before!
SOME OF THE HIGHLIGHTS OF OUR 10 DAY TOUR WILL INCLUDE:
- Experience Oktoberfest like a Local, as we spend a full day at Oktoberfest and toast beer and mingle with the locals, enjoy authentic German cuisine and enjoy traditional Bavarian Music in one of the most popular Oktoberfest Tents. (2nd day at Oktoberfest is optional or to explore Munich on your own).
- Visit and Tour the World's most well known Bavarian Castle, King Ludwig’s NEUSCHWANSTEIN CASTLE (http://www.neuschwanstein.de/englisch/palace/), which famously inspired Walt Disney to design Cinderella's Castle after this beauty!
- We will visit the Residenz Square in Salzburg, made famous in the movie The Sound of Music and visit the birth home and now museum of the famous composer Mozart.
- On our way to Prague, we will visit the medieval Czech village and UNESCO World Heritage site, Český Krumlov (http://www.czechtourism.com/t/cesky-krumlov-unesco/)- which is known as one of the most picturesque towns in all of Europe! Here we will stop for lunch and have free time to explore.
- In Prague, we will take a unique Beer Tour that reveals the best-kept secrets how Czech beer is made, why it is considered the best in the world, and why the Czechs drink more than anyone else. Our experienced guide will provide us with local insights and take us to three authentic pubs / beer halls; each specializing in a different Czech beer.
- Free Days in Munich and Prague, to explore these two beautiful cities on your own. All of Fun Happenings' tours offer a good mix of sightseeing and free time.
OUR AMAZING 10 DAY OKTOBERFEST TOUR INCLUDES SO MUCH FOR $3390!
- Round Trip Trans-Atlantic Air from New York JFK to Munich / Return from Prague (Included with Air/Land Package)
- 8 nights hand-selected, top-rated city center 4 and 5 star Hotels
1.) 3 nights in Munich at Le Meridien Munich Hotel (http://www.starwoodhotels.com/lemeridien/property/overview/index.html?propertyID=1860&language=en_US) (Most Central located Hotel to Oktoberfest.. and rated 5-stars!)
2.) 2 nights in Salzburg at the Crowne Plaza The Pitter Hotel (https://www.ihg.com/crowneplaza/hotels/us/en/salzburg/szgcp/hoteldetail) (Central in Old Town- ranked #15 in all of Hotels in Salburg)
3.) 3 nights in Prague at Hotel Cosmopolitan (http://www.hotel-cosmopolitan.cz/en/) (Beautiful Historic 5-star Luxury Hotel in the heart of Old Town)
- 14 Meals Total (8 Hot Breakfasts, Welcome and Farewell Dinners with wine/beer, 1 lunch with beer at Oktoberfest and 3 meals on Trans-Atlantic Flights.
- Dedicated Tour Guide for duration of Tour
- Private Deluxe Coach and driver for duration of Tour
- Local guides in each area with admission fees included
- All Daily Sightseeing & Excursions with dedicated Professional regional guide for duration of tour and local guides in each area we visit.
- Private luxurious coach transportation throughout Germany, Austria and Czech Republic with experienced, licensed driver.
- Luggage Porterage at all hotels.
- All Hotel taxes, surcharges and Gratuities for Hotels & Meals (Does not include gratuities for our Dedicated Tour Guide ($5-$8 daily) and tipping of local guides $3-$5), which is highly recommended and encouraged)
WOW, SO MUCH IS INCLUDED FOR A REASONABLE PRICE.... ESPECIALLY SINCE THIS TRIP TAKES PLACE DURING OKTOBERFEST! (Hotel rooms in Munich are priced the highest during this time)
As you can see, our Oktoberfest Tour of Munich, Salzburg & Prague includes almost EVERYTHING, except a handful of meals, a couple of optional tours and souvenirs! And, this tour includes a good mix of fun beer tours, history, immersing ourselves in the local culture and offers free time in each area!
**** Space is limited to only 30 persons for this trip- as no more spaces can be added, once we are full! If you want to join this trip- I recommend you do so as soon as possible- as this trip is on everyone's "Bucket List!"
This Oktoberfest Tour is going to be an Experience of a Lifetime and I hope you can join us in Germany, Austria and Czech Republic on this Amazing Trip!
Please contact me directly at [masked], if you have any questions regarding this Trip...
Your Travel Planner,
Fun Happenings Travel & Adventure Group (http://www.funhappeningstravel.com/)
Fun Happenings Travel Group on Facebook (http://www.facebook.com/groups/funappeningstravel)
Fun Happenings Travel Group Instagram Page (http://www.instagram.com/travelwithfunhappenings)
*** PRICING / PAYMENT TERMS / FLIGHT ITINERARY FOR OKTOBERFEST TRIP***
THERE ARE 3 WAYS TO PAY FOR TRIP!
AIR / LAND PACKAGE PRICE FROM NEW YORK JFK:
1.) $[masked] per person / Double Occupancy (AIR/LAND PKG)- If paid in Full by check. (Save $100.00 by paying in full with check)
*** Make check payable to Fun Happenings and mail to:
PO Box 322
*** Note: Check Payments are only valid for Full Trip Payments- all partial payments- but be done with PayPal link.
2.) PAYMENT IN FULL BY CREDIT CARD - $[masked] / DOUBLE OCCUPANCY (Single room additional- see below).
PAYPAL LINK ($[masked]):
3.) *** 5 installment Payments on PayPal over 5 months - $[masked] (Total):
1.) $678.00 Due Now (Initial Deposit Due BEFORE DEC. 31ST)
2.) $678.00 Due 4 weeks after previous payment (Automatic)
3.) $678.00 due 4 weeks after previous payment (Automatic)
4.) $678.00 due 4 weeks after previous payment (Automatic)
5.) $678.00 FINAL PAYMENT DUE BEFORE SEPTEMBER 1, 2017
** Note- All payments must be paid in full by SEPTEMBER 1, 2017. If you begin payments late- you may be required to make 2 payments at end to catch up and pay in full before SEPTEMBER 1, 2017.
**** PAYPAL LINK FOR 5 RECURRING PAYMENTS OF $678.00 (TOTAL $3390)
**** SINGLE ROOM SUPPLEMENT
$790.00: Single Room Supplement for entire trip
PAYPAL LINK FOR SINGLE ROOM SUPPLEMENT:
LAND ONLY PACKAGE (Meet Us in Munich on September 25, 2017- Remember our return flight is from Prague on Tuesday, October 3, 2017)
$[masked] BY CHECK OR $2670 BY CREDIT CARD OR PAYPAL - LAND ONLY PACKAGE- If flying from other city to meet us or if you prefer to use Airline Points / Miles to meet us in Munich / Fly back from Prague.
*** The Absolute Deadline to join this trip is FRIDAY, JUNE 16TH OR UNTIL TRIP FILLS UP!
This Trip is open to a maximum of only 30 persons, as this is the maximum capacity of our private coach and reserved hotel rooms.
Reserve your space today with an initial deposit or full payment as this trip will sell out by June.
** INITIAL OKTOBERFEST TRIP MIXER IS TUESDAY, APRIL 18TH AT 5:30PM - 8:30PM AT BLUE MOON WATERFRONT GRILLE.
• WHAT: Oktoberfest Trip Mixer
• WHEN: Tuesday, April 18th from 5:30pm - 8:30pm
• WHERE: Blue Moon Waterfront Grille in West Nashville (525 Basswood Ave. Nashville TN 37209) Website: www.bluemoongrille.com (http://bluemoongrille.com/)/
This will be a good opportunity to meet others interested in going or going on this trip, or find a roommate, if you prefer sharing a room. PLEASE COME TO THIS GET-TOGETHER, IF YOU'RE INTERESTED IN GOING! This Mixer is also a group-wide event, as we will be holding monthly mixers now.
Feel free to email me at [masked] - if you have any questions!
LUFTHANSA AIRLINES GROUP AIR - FLIGHT ITINERARY (NYC JFK TO MUNICH - RETURN FROM PRAGUE)
(**Our group is flying out of NYC, as this was the most cost effective way- Make sure to arrive to JFK, at least 3-4 hours before our 5:50pm Departure)
CARRIER FLT# DATE CITY/DEP CITY/ARRIVAL
LUFTHANSA #41 24 SEP NYC JFK/5:50PM MUNICH/7:55AM (+1 Day)
LUFTHANSA[masked] OCT PRAGUE/06:00AM FRANKFURT/7:10AM
LUFTHANSA[masked]CT FRA/JFK/11:00AM NEW YORK JFK/1:30PM (arrive same day)
DAILY ITINERARY FOR MUNICH, SALZBURG AND PRAGUE TOUR:
DAY 1: Sun. Sept 24: Depart New York JFK on Lufthansa Flight #411 at 5:50pm
Depart: New York (JFK) Sun Sept. 24 at 5:50 PM
Arrive: Munich (MUC) Mon Sept 25 at 7:55 AM
** Make sure to arrive at New York JFK 3-4 hours prior to 5:50pm, to insure you make your International flight- due to delay. Book Non-stop flight, if possible.
DAY 2: Mon. Sept 25 - Arrive in Munich, Germany Welcome to Munich!
Arrive at the airport at 7:55am and meet our Tour Guide, who will be with us for the duration of the tour. Since we are arriving early today, we are touring Munich before we check in at 2:00pm.
Our Local Guide will show us the most well known landmarks of Munich, including the Olympic Stadium, built for the 1972 Olympics; the 1,000-foot-high Olympic Tower; and Königsplatz, used for Nazi rallies during World War II. Drive along the Ludwigstrasse, and see the Bavarian Arch of Triumph and Field Marshall Hall. Also visit lively MARIENPLATZ with the Old and the New Town Halls and the gothic Frauenkirche. We will offer free time for lunch, before we transfer to our hotel, to check-in around 2:00pm. The rest of the afternoon is free at your leisure to relax or begin exploring this lively Bavarian capital on your own. This evening, we have our "Welcome to Germany Dinner" at the famous Hofbräuhaus for an authentic Bavarian meal with beer, live traditional music and dancing.
(Included Today: Breakfast on Trans-Atlantic flight, Panoramic Tour of Munich with admissions, Welcome Dinner at Hofbrauhaus with beer/wine)
Day 2 – September 26 (Tues) – Munich
A Very Special Day and "Once in a Lifetime Experience" as we join thousands of beer lovers from around the world in celebrating Oktoberfest Today! Enjoy special "Reserved Admission" to one of the most popular Oktoberfest tents, where we will sample Bavarian delicacies, listen to traditional Bavarian music and drink Munich’s famous beer!
The first Oktoberfest was held in the year 1810 in honor of the Bavarian Crown Prince Ludwig's marriage to Princess Therese von Sachsen-Hildburghausen. In order to make the most of your day, an early morning TRANSFER will be provided, where we can spend most of the day at leisure at Oktoberfest. A voucher for lunch is provided in the Oktoberfest tent, including two beers. Make your way back to the hotel on your own, as our hotel is less than 5 blocks from the Oktoberfest grounds.
(Included Today: Breakfast, Oktoberfest Tent Admission, Lunch at Oktoberfest)
Day 3 – September 27 (Wed) – Munich
As all fun Happenings Tours, offer a good mix of planned activities and free time... Today is a Free Day to Explore Munich at your leisure. You may decide to go back to Oktoberfest for a 2nd day, explore Munich on your own or join an optional guided tour of nearby World War II Dachau Concentration Camp & Memorial (https://www.kz-gedenkstaette-dachau.de/index-e.html), that will allow you to see first hand how horrific the Holocaust atrocities were. The evening is free and dinner on your own in Munich.
(Included Today: Breakfast, Free Day to Explore Munich)
Day 4 – September 28 (Thurs) – Munich – Neuschwanstein – Salzburg, Austria
Drive into the garden-like landscapes of the Bavarian Alps and visit King Ludwig’s NEUSCHWANSTEIN CASTLE, which famously inspired Walt Disney. Enjoy magnificent views of the Alps from high up before continuing to Mozart’s hometown, Salzburg. The remainder of the day is free to explore Salzburg. (Breakfast)
Day 5 – September 29 (Fri) – SalzburgThis morning, join your Local Guide for a walking tour through the historic center. Admire exquisite MIRABELL GARDENS, the Great Festival Hall, St. Peter’s Monastery, and magnificent RESIDENZ SQUARE, where some scenes of the Sound of Music movie were filmed. Also visit MOZART’S BIRTHPLACE in the charming Getreidegasse. The afternoon is at leisure. Your Tour Director will have many ideas for memorable ways to spend your time. This evening, you may have the opportunity to step back in time during a special Mozart Dinner Concert (subject to availability). (Breakfast)
Day 6 – September 30 (Sat) – Salzburg – Český Krumlov, Czech Republic – Prague Today we cross the border into the Czech Republic. Stop in Český Krumlov for lunch on your own and time to explore. Český Krumlov is a small town in southern Bohemia in the Czech Republic. It has been listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, mainly for its fine architecture in gothic, renaissance, and baroque style, constructed during the 13th through the 17th centuries. Continue to Prague for the next three nights. (Breakfast)
Day 7 – October 1 (Sun) – Prague The city has a wealth of gothic and baroque architecture that perhaps inspired Dvorak and Smetana, both Prague composers. The included guided sightseeing features landmarks such as the Jewish Quarter, Charles Bridge, and the Old Town Square with the ASTRONOMICAL CLOCK, once the envy of all Europe. A visit with a Local Guide to the 1,000-year-old HRADČANY CASTLE GROUNDS reveals why Prague is considered one of Europe’s most attractive capitals. Your evening is at leisure. (Breakfast)
Day 8 – October 2 (Mon) – Prague
A Full Day at leisure to explore Prague on your own. Your Tour Director will have many ideas for activities today. Join back with your group for a memorable Farewell Dinner at the PLZENSKA BEER HALL RESTAURANT tonight. (Breakfast, Dinner)
Day 9 – October 3 (Tues) – Depart Prague, Czech RepublicYour tour ends with breakfast, followed by a group transfer to the airport for your homebound flights. (Breakfast)
ABOUT OUR HOTELS....
Le Meridien Munich Hotel (http://www.starwoodhotels.com/lemeridien/property/overview/index.html?propertyID=1860&language=en_US): One of Munich’s finest luxury hotels and Most Central located Hotel to Oktoberfest.. and rated 5-stars!
The Crowne Plaza The Pitter Hotel (https://www.ihg.com/crowneplaza/hotels/us/en/salzburg/szgcp/hoteldetail) is centrally located in Salzburg's Old Town, ranked #15 in all of Hotels in Salzburg.
The Hotel Cosmopolitan (http://www.hotel-cosmopolitan.cz/en/) is a Beautiful Historic 5-star Luxury Boutique Hotel in the heart of Prague's Old Town. Reviews on this hotel are exceptional and ranks #26 out of 670 hotels (Top 3%) in Prague!