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Slovakia Winter Paradise 7 Day Tour from Vienna

Slovakia Winter Paradise 7 Day Tour from Vienna

If you are an adventure-loving person and at the same time eager to find out more about the traditions of Slovakia, then this is the best tour for you!

Over a busy 7 days, you will experience water, ground and air adrenaline - together with Slovak cultural traditions. Your tour is designed to get you pumped, and enable individuals and groups to experience the best of Slovakia. Travelers and adrenaline junkies of all ages can enjoy meeting like-minded new people while seeing and experiencing life in beautiful Slovakia.

This tour will take you on a journey to enjoy the memorable scenery and stunning panoramic views of majestic mountains.

Experience tradition-filled quaint towns throughout the countryside where you will meet friendly and kind local people known for their hospitality. You will also visit an open-air museum featuring an historic Slovak village, see the architecture, take a look inside a typical traditional log house and imagine the everyday lives of Slovakian ancestors. You'll hike in the famous Janosik Gorge where, by legend, famous Slovak hero Juraj Janosik was hiding and robbing nobles and gave the loot to the poor.

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Tour/Activity Details

Length

7 days, 6 nights

Time

9:00 am Friday (December to Mid March)

7 Days Minimum Advance Booking Required.(21 Days If Handicap/Disability Issues). Tour includes Vienna hotel pick up. Tour does NOT include travel arrangements and costs to/from the point of commencement/conclusion of the holiday. All participants must sign a Liability Waiver and Terms & Conditions Contract prior to the tour departure. Rates are per person in US Dollars. Please order online or call to order or for more information.

 

Description

Day 1 Your day begins viewing the wonders of Vienna, visiting places such as Stephansplatz, the Opera House, and City Hall. In the afternoon, you will move across the border to Slovakia, touring its capital Bratislava on the famous “Old-timer train.” From Bratislava, you will move on to the Velka Raca ski resort in Oscadnica.

Day 2 You will have the entire day to ski at Velka Raca. There are slopes of all difficulty ratings making it an ideal place for skiers of different ability levels.

Day 3 The morning will be spent skiing at Velka Raca. For the afternoon activity, you will hike up to the top of Velka Raca (4,055 feet), and then cross the border into Poland. You’ll stop for a nice cup of tea in a small mountain cottage while you are there.

Day 4 The fourth day of your tour brings you to one of Slovakia’s biggest castles, Orava. Orava Castle was used in the filming of the 1922 film “Nosferatu.” After touring the castle, you will visit the unique museum in Orava village. This open-air walk-through facility allows you to see the daily life of medieval peoples of varying social status.

Day 5 Snowshoeing in Janosik Gorge is the order of the day. Near Terchova village, you will be able to see more than twenty frozen waterfalls. There are also many interesting rock formations, providing an environment friendly to many unique species of animals and plants.

Day 6 This will be your last chance for skiing at Velka Raca before transferring to the Hotel Golebiewski and its world-class aquatic center.

Day 7 Transfer to Bratislava or Vienna.

Important Notes:

• Luggage Restrictions - For this trip, luggage is restricted per-person to one reasonable sized, non-expanding suitcase size up to 28" x 18" x 9" (70cm x 45cm x 23cm) and the maximum weight of 20 kilos (44 lbs.) plus one small hand/day bag that can go in the car with you. No metal frame backpacks are allowed.

• Disability/Accessibility - Orders for persons with medical or physical handicaps or disabilities must be placed a minimum of 21 days in advance of the tour departure date. You must advise of any medical condition or physical disability requiring special attention at the time you book your holiday. If you do not advise at this stage, your booking may be disallowed. It is also possible that the guides will determine the holiday chosen to be not suitable unless a suitably qualified companion is included in the order. The guides will try to help with your requirements but cannot guarantee confirmation of specifics such as hotels, restaurants and excursions. Many of these holidays involve getting on and off cars, walking tours and other physical activities. Some holidays may not be suitable for you if you rely on a wheelchair or have certain other disabilities. Personal devices such as wheelchairs, hearing aids or prescription eye glasses, or services of a personal nature such as pushing a wheelchair or assistance in eating, toileting or dressing, are NOT provided. Should your disability require you to have special assistance, a condition of accepting your booking is that you provide satisfactory evidence that an able-bodied person will accompany you and is able to provide any special needs or services that you may require. The guides will not be responsible for the failure of this person to provide such services. The guides do not employ medical personnel. Any necessary medical attention must be provided by a local facility at the passenger's expense. The guides are not responsible or liable for any losses or costs incurred as a result of medical services obtained while on tour, or for the quality of the care or services received.

• Accommodation Damage/Cleaning - You are responsible for any costs incurred as a result of damage or excess cleaning fees related to your accommodation. You are advised to immediately report any pre-existing damage in your room to the hotel or your tour guide as soon as it is discovered.

• Removal of Passengers - The guides may, in their sole discretion, decline the booking of any passenger or remove any passenger who cannot comply or refuses to comply with the tour's terms and conditions. The guides and their agents or affiliates are not responsible for any costs incurred in the event a passenger is removed from a tour. Passengers agree to not hold the guides or any of their related entities liable for any actions taken under those terms and conditions.

• Vehicle Safety Belts - Where the passenger occupies a motor coach/car seat fitted with a safety belt, neither the operator or service providers, agents or co-operating organizations shall be liable for any illness, injury or death or any loss or damages or claims whatsoever arising from any accident or incident, if the safety belt is not being worn at the time of the accident or incident.

• Travel Documents - It is your responsibility to have a valid passport and all visas, permits and certificates required for your selected holiday as well as and to comply with all applicable laws.

• Photograph & Video Policy - You agree that guides or their representatives may take photographs and films of you while you are on holiday and that these may be used in brochures and/or advertising or publicity material without obtaining any further consent or payment in respect of such photographs and/or films.

• Passenger Complaints or Claims - Should you have a complaint in respect of the holiday, you should inform the guide during the course of the holiday, and if the matter cannot be resolved after the representative's best endeavours to do so during the holiday, your complaint must be made in writing as specified in the signed Terms & Conditions Contract as soon as is reasonably possible after the holiday but within 42 days thereof so that your complaint can be investigated. Any claims made after the 42 day period will not be considered.

• Travel Insurance - It is very strongly recommended that you take out comprehensive travel insurance for cancellation, medical expenses, personal accident, personal baggage, money and public liability before joining this holiday. You also agree to indemnify your guides and their agents and affiliates against all third-party claims, actions, damages and remedies which may be brought in respect of your participation in the holiday.

• Weather - Under no circumstances can the guides or their agents/affiliates be held responsible for snow or weather conditions, nor can any holiday be cancelled or amended by you at any time on the basis of snow or weather conditions.

7 Days Minimum Advance Booking Required.(21 Days If Handicap/Disability Issues). Tour includes Vienna hotel pick up. Tour does NOT include travel arrangements and costs to/from the point of commencement/conclusion of the holiday. All participants must sign a Liability Waiver and Terms & Conditions Contract prior to the tour departure. Rates are per person in US Dollars. Please order online or call to order or for more information.

Cancellation Policy

There are no refunds. All sales are final.

Change policy
If changes are allowed on this tour, a $35.00 per reservation change fee will be applied for any change to a reservation. Please note that any change is subject to availability; date changes can only be made only if we can confirm availability on the new date. While we cannot guarantee any changes can be made, all change requests must be submitted a minimum of 48 hours prior to the tour departure and must be handled on an individual basis through our Reservations Center.

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Rates All rates are in US Dollars

Event Date:

December 01, 2017

Desired Time:

09:00 AM