In Brazil a mountain excursion will probably be the best choice with all those landscapes of astounding beauty Brazil is famous for, as well as mountain settlements and churches. A bus trip to the mountains beside Fortaleza, the capital of the north eastern Brazilian state of Ceara, will take you about three hours each way. Then you will be able to fully enjoy the views of sparkling lakes, splashing waterfalls, palms and banana trees, visit the town of Redenchao where you can witness some folk dancing and have lunch at a great Jesuit monastery located on top of the mountain. Rates for excursions of this kind are $29 per person.
In Florence, one of the most beautiful Italian cities located in Tuscany among enchanting vineyards and surrounded by the Apennine Mountains, the excursions are about historic monuments of Renaissance. The art galleries and museums attract tourists from all over the world with fabulous works of art by Michelangelo, Botticelli and other legendary masters. The most popular excursion, the Florence Fiesole tour, includes a trip around the city, museum excursions, and a trip to Fiesole itself, a town on a hill 3 kilometers away from Florence, from which you can witness the enthralling panorama of the city. This tour lasts 105 minutes, and the official excursion rates are $28 per person or $14 for a child ticket.
London is a great big city with a lot to discover, so the sightseeing excursions usually last longer and, therefore, rates for excursions can be a little high. But it's by all means worth every penny, because the sights of London are absorbing. An excursion that includes Westminster Abbey, Tower of London, Buckingham Palace with the changing of the guard, a cruise down the Thames River, and lunch in a London pub will cost you $115. Or else, you can take a half-day tour to see only the most famous sights and pay $48.
The city of Prague, the capital of Czech Republic, offers high-quality pleasure trips for very reasonable rates for excursions. You won't regret visiting a wide range of its historical places, such as State Opera, National Museum, Wenceslas Square, Prague Castle, Charles Bridge and more ? total 12 sites. The shortest excursion ideal for those with time limits costs $19 per person. More popular, however, is the cruise down Vltava River with lunch, which lasts 2,5 hours and costs $35. Still, the greatest excursion is the Folklore Party, which includes the evening in traditional Prague featuring the entertainment program with folklore singing and dancing. The fare for this cultural experience is only $54.
In New York you can get a big picture for relatively small rates for excursions. Thus, a full Manhattan island cruise costs only $29 per person for three hours, during which you can witness over 25 world's renowned landmarks, including, of course, the Brooklyn Bridge and close-up to the Statue of Liberty. Extreme pastime addicts can look down at the city from the sky and come face-to-face with the Statue of Liberty on a 12-minute helicopter flight for $112! Finally, ?Sex and the City? fans can take a 3-hour tour of the hotspots from the famous TV series, such as shops, restaurants and more. The fare is $38 per person. So, all you need is decide on a destination and go for it!