Smolka Tours, Austrian Tourism team with arts tours

TINTON FALLS, N.J. -- Smolka Tours is paying travel agents 10% commission on three new land-only, four-night cultural tours to Vienna.

Crafted in collaboration with the Austrian Tourist Office (ATO), each itinerary combines independent travel with guided tours by local experts.

Vienna: Art & Architecture is priced at $620 per person, double, through March 30 (blackout dates: Dec. 27 to Jan. 3).

Prices include first class accommodations, buffet breakfast daily, a 72-hour Vienna visitors card, tours and taxes.

Meanwhile, Sound of Vienna is priced at $610 through March 30; and In Search of the Third Man -- based on locations from the 1949 Orson Welles film, "The Third Man" -- is priced at $695 through March 30.

The tours are the first of more than 12 themed tours planned by the ATO.

For additional information, contact the ATO at (212) 944-6880 or visit on line, or Smolka at (800) 722-0057 or

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