This route is an 8 day trip covering 3 of Europe’s most popular party cities. You’ll spend 7 nights (or at least some of them depending how late you get in!) in your accommodation and travel by train during the day.
This route is wheelchair accessible ♿️
This trip only creates 44 kg of carbon emissions! To fly the same route would cost 227.4 ♻️
If you’re looking to tick off 3 of the world’s best party cities in just one week, you need the Ultimate Pub Crawl in your life. With plenty of time to nurse those hangovers, our 1 week trip is the perfect way to mix the best of Europe’s nightlife with a touch of culture too.
The perfect trip for anyone wanting to explore the unique and lesser-visited side of Europe
Our Ultimate Pub Crawl has well and truly earned its name. While many may fear its intensity, we know that there are those brave souls who embrace this route with open arms. Storming through three amazing European cities, you’ll get a whirlwind tour of culture, food and nightlife in just 8 days of fast-paced travel.
First, hit up Amsterdam, home to some of the best nightlife in the world! Be sure to explore its myriad of cafes before heading out to enjoy the city’s many bars and clubs; this stunning city holds much more than watering holes, what with its beautiful canals, fascinating museums, and amazing parks. It’d be a shame to miss out on all the culture Amsterdam has to offer, so if you want to combine the chilled and party elements, why not go for our 1-week package to give yourself more time to explore?
Next up is Berlin, the capital of alternative nightlife and underground subcultures. Once you’ve made yourself at home, why not take a leisurely walking tour to drink in the sights? It’s the perfect precursor to drinking in all of the golden nectar on offer in the city’s numerous pubs! Check out our Europe’s best bars guide to figure out which of Berlin’s drinking spots serve up the finest beers. You can always let us know the results of your “experiment” when you get back!
Prague, the City of a Hundred Spires, is your next and final stop. With amazing Baroque architecture and Gothic churches to explore, you’ll have plenty of things to post on Insta! Enjoy the sights in this equally stunning and quirky city, before making your way around its cheap cafes and bars. Prague is known for its underground nightlife and secret bars, so let your cup runneth over! Alternatively, why not finish your trip off in style with a beer tour organised by your hostel? With Prague being the home of the famous Garlic Soup, you’ll surely recover quickly with what locals claim is the world’s best hangover cure… we have a feeling you might need it after a week on our Ultimate Pub Crawl!
- All overland transport tickets from the first to the last city, as shown in the key.
- Any Interrail or Eurail passes if required, based on the best value for you.
- Compulsory seat reservations on high-speed rail, night trains or ferries.
- Accommodation in top-rated, centrally located hostels or hotels, tested by us.
- Walking directions between the stations and your booked accommodation.
- Optional walking tours, pub crawls and other activities at our partner hostels.
- A personalised travel booklet with maps, language guides, top tips, and more.
- Exclusive discounts on attractions across Europe.
- Peace of mind with alternative travel included if there is a strike or similar disruption.
- Access to our 24hr emergency phone number while you’re away.
This is a fast-paced trip offering a great combination of cities that are all awesome for night life. Journeys are mid-length, usually around 3-6 hours each, but we’ll always ensure that you arrive in good time to make the most of each city.
Amsterdam (3 Nights)
Despite being credited with certain recreational pastimes, there is actually a lot more to the city than the stereotypical picture, with its abundance of engaging museums, beautiful townhouses, and canals. Find out what makes Amsterdam the beating heart of the Netherlands.Amsterdam Guides
- Visit the Van Gogh Museum
- Discover Europe’s biggest historic centre by pedal
- Take a tour of the Red Light District
Berlin (2 Nights)
Berlin is the alternative, cool kid of Europe and a pro at being edgy. It’s how people dress, their liberal attitudes, the graffiti, the skaters and BMXers, the art, the clubs, and the food. Berlin is also crammed full of fascinating WWII history around every corner.Berlin Guides
- See a section of the old Berlin Wall
- Climb the dome of the renovated Reichstag
- Discover the nightlife of Schoneberg and Kreuzberg
Prague (2 Nights)
Prague is stunning, there’s no better word to describe it. On any side street or square you’ll find unique buildings full of colourful detail. The Czech Republic is also the home of Pilsner beer, with no lack of establishments to sample it.Prague Guides
- Cross the enchanting Charles Bridge
- Marvel at the curvy design of the Dancing Building
- Try all the Czech Pilsner beers in the Old Town pub
How to get there
The quickest and cheapest way to get to and from the UK will be to book a budget flight. Use a search engine such as Kayak or Skyscanner to do this. Alternatively, if you want to make this route a loop using the Eurostar just let us know – we’ll happily arrange this for you!
3 months ago
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6 months ago
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8 months ago
I had the most amazing time on the Iron Curtain Tour! We managed to fit so much into the week, with so many great recommendations by our awesome tour leader. Any difficulties as a cause of current travel situations were resolved without issue, and I always felt safe. Euroventure tours are to the best places, with the best people, and I cannot recommend them enough. Please do yourself a favour and book with them!
8 months ago
I had an amazing time on the iron curtain tour which was well organised so I could see a lot in a short space of time. Our tour leader was great; very knowledgeable and made good recommendations in each city. I was also pleased with the quality and location of the hostels. I will definitely consider booking with euroventure again.
8 months ago
The Iron Curtain Tour I went on was a great adventure! Euroventure was responsive with communication and on the tour the hostels were wonderful! My group was affected by the pandemic closures, but we made the most of it and Euroventure kept us updated throughout the week. No issues during travel!
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