Study Abroad in Prague, Czech Republic

Study Abroad in Prague: Cultural Excursions

Kutná Hora or Terezín (day trip)

Included in program fee

Visit the beautiful UNESCO World Heritage town of Kutná Hora, north of Prague or Terezin, a transit camp and Jewish ghetto during the Second World War. Visit includes:

  • Round-trip transportation
  • A faculty guide, tours, and entrances

Moravia (2 days)

Included in program fee for Session B

Check out the friendly Czech region of Moravia during a trip that includes:

  • Accommodation
  • Round-trip transportation
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner and wine tasting at Vinný sklep U Vrbů a family-run winery in Hustopeče
  • Tours of Moravian attractions and locations including seasonal selection of the following: Napoleon battle site in Austerlitz, Wine country central Mikulov town, Lednice park and castle, Historic Slavkov town, Brno, Gregor Mendel’s Garden and Museum, the Ossuary at St. James' Church and the Moravian Karst caves complex
  • Selected entrance fees

Český Krumlov (2 days)

Included in program fee for Session C

Spend a weekend exploring the beautiful region of Southern Bohemia, home to the town of Český Krumlov and the original Budweiser brewery in Český Budejovice (Budweis). Visit includes:

  • Accommodation
  • Round-trip transportation
  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner
  • Brewery tour at Český Budvar
  • Guided tour of major sites in Český Krumlov
  • River-rafting or selected entrance fees

Optional Excursion to London, England (2 nights)

Included only for students on the optional AIFS Flight Package

Check Buckingham Palace off your bucket list with a trip to London on your way to campus. Visit includes:

  • Accommodations
  • Breakfasts
  • Guided sightseeing tour past major sights such as Buckingham Palace, Westminster Abbey, Houses of Parliament and Tower of London
  • Free time to explore on your own

Optional Excursion to Berlin, Germany (3 days - $475)

Sessions A and B only

Take a trip to Germany’s renowned capital city. Fee includes:

  • Accommodations
  • Round-trip transportation
  • Breakfasts and a group meal
  • Guided bike tour of the city center and visits to: The Brandenburg Gate, Unter den Linden, Potsdamer Platz, Reichstag Dome and Berlin Wall Memorial
  • Visit to the Reichstag Glass Dome and the Berlin Wall
  • Trip to Wannsee and site of infamous Wannsee Conference
  • Free time to explore
  • Stop for lunch in a traditional German beer garden (weather permitting)

Optional Post Program Tour to Bratislava and Budapest, Hungary (3 Days - $725)

Session A, B, or C

Explore Bratislava, Slovakia and Hungary’s grandiose capital city Budapest. Fee includes:

  • Accommodations in Bratislava and in Budapest
  • Round-trip transportation
  • Breakfasts
  • Activities such as: visit to the Bratislava Castle, guided tours of famous sights in Bratislava, Pest, and in Buda, entrance to the magnificent Széchenyi Thermal Baths, evening cruise on Danube River and visit to Castle Hill, a UNESCO World Heritage Site
  • Free time to explore
  • A minimum enrollment of 10 is required for this excursion to run

Dates and itineraries of all excursions are tentative and subject to change. Students must enroll and pay for the optional excursions in the U.S. by the final payment deadline. Once paid for excursions are nonrefundable except in the event of cancellation by AIFS.

Students on the post-program tour taking the optional AIFS Flight Package depart from Budapest, Hungary to the U.S.