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Itinerary & Activities

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Itinerary map of Highlights of Europe (Winter) 2018

Day 1 Your Journey Begins

Board your overnight flight to Europe (please ask about our great deals).

Day 2 Welcome to London

Check into your hotel, then there is time to relax, explore or shop.(FB)

Day 3 Discovering London

An included half day sightseeing tours of London's West End shows you all the major sights - Big Ben, the House of Parliament, Westminster Abbey, Trafalgar Square and Buckingham Palace. Your Tour Director is also on hand today for help and advice.(FB)

Day 4 London and Brussels

Meet your Tour Director and transfer to London’s St. Pancras Station to board the high-speed Eurostar. Your two-hour rail journey takes you via the historic Channel Tunnel to Brussels. In the afternoon, stroll through the beautiful Grand Place, with its gilded buildings and see the cheeky Manneken Pis. Later, join your Tour Director for a Welcome Reception and an opportunity to mingle and get to know each other over a warm evening of dinner and wine.(WD)

Day 5 The Rhine Valley and Heidelberg

Travel into Germany and continue along the Rhine, via Bonn, to Boppard. Join a cruise, passing medieval hilltop castles and steep leafy vineyards to the village of St. Goar, near the legendary Loreley Rock. Continue on to Heidelberg to see the clifftop castle.(BB / DW)

Day 6 Rothenburg and the Romantic Road to Munich

Stop in medieval Rothenburg-ob-der-Tauber, still surrounded by its old walls and watch towers, frozen in time since the 16th century. Continue along the Romantic Road to the Bavarian capital of Munich. See the Ludwigstrasse, Marienplatz and soaring Town Hall. Stroll through Munich's open-air food market and beer garden - the Viktualienmarkt. At night, maybe sample a stein of beer in a local beer hall?(BB)

Day 7 The Music and Mountains of Austria

A short drive leads over the Austrian border to Salzburg, the city of Mozart and the ‘Sound of Music’. Sightseeing with a Local Expert will show you the formal gardens of Mirabell Palace which includes the fountains and statues where the 'Do, Re, Mi' scene in the film was created. Witness the imposing fortress, the cathedral and Mozart’s birthplace on the lively Getreidegasse before having free time for lunch. Next you will continue to Innsbruck, surrounded by the imposing peaks of the Nordkette mountains, where you will see the 14th century houses of the Old Town, the impressive Imperial Palace and the delightful Golden Roof on your orientation tour.(BB)

Day 8 Across the Dolomites to Venice

(Relaxed Start) Drive down through the Dolomites, crossing the Italian border and descend to the romantic city of Venice. Your prestigious hotel occupies an old convent building in the greenest part of the city centre.(BB / DW)

Day 9 Venice - the Magic of 'La Serenissima'

Waking up to the sights and sounds of Venice is a thrill for even the most experienced traveller. A morning boat transfer brings you to Giudecca Island to witness the age-old skills of glassblowers. Then cruise by Palladio’s San Giorgio Maggiore to St. Mark's Square. Alight to see Lord Byron’s Bridge of Sighs which connects the Doge's Palace to the prisons. In the square, the bell tower comes into view, plus the beautiful mosaics of St. Mark’s Basilica and the Clock Tower Moors, that have been striking the hour for over 500 years. To the tune of accompanying musicians, you will be serenaded through the atmospheric canals by gondola, past water-lapped doorways and Rococo palaces. The rest of the day is free to shop in the small arcades.(BB)

Day 10 The Eternal City of Rome

Head south over the Apennine Mountains and follow the 'Highway of the Sun' to the 'Eternal City' of Rome.(BB)

Day 11 Papal and Imperial Rome

During your two-night stay, join a Local Expert for a private tour of the priceless art of the Vatican Museums and the frescoes of the Sistine Chapel. Your VIP visit includes fast-track entry and behind-the-scenes access to the Bramante Staircase, a part of the Vatican usually closed to the public. Then explore St. Peter’s Basilica, one of the largest churches in the world before crossing the River Tiber to see the largest amphitheatre of the Roman Empire, the Colosseum. The afternoon is free for you to explore.(BB)

Day 12 The Chianti Hills and Florence

Drive to the Chianti Hills and the city of Florence. A Local Expert will accompany you to the Duomo, where the 'Gates of Paradise' adorn the baptistery. Continue to Signoria Square, the political heart of the city. Lined with fountains and statues, it acts as a virtual open-air gallery of Renaissance masterpieces. Take the time to gaze at Neptune and David. While in Florence, there’s time to shop for its famous leather and gold.(BB / RD)

Day 13 Free time in Renaissance Florence

(Relaxed Start) The day is free for you to fully immerse yourself in the Tuscan capital. Be sure not to miss the magnificent museums and galleries housing some of the most famous works of art in the world. Or perhaps just relax and soak up the atmosphere in one of the many street cafe’s?(BB)

Day 14 The Alps and onto Lucerne

(Relaxed Start) In the morning, cross the Swiss border and enjoy Alpine scenery all the way to Lucerne. On arrival, see what Mark Twain described as 'the saddest and most moving piece of rock in the world', the emotive Lion Monument.(BB)

Day 15 Lakeside Lucerne

Start the day with a spectacular journey, by cable car and cog-wheel railway, to the summit of Mount Pilatus for expansive mountain views over Lake Lucerne. Then back to Lucerne, there is free time to stroll across the Chapel Bridge to the ornate Jesuit Church or spend time shopping in the traffic-free Old Town. You could hire a bicycle and enjoy a pleasant ride beside the lake? In the evening, get together with your friends and choose from a selection of authentic local restaurants for your dining pleasure.(BB / DA)

Day 16 ‘Diner de Célébration’ in Paris

Drive to Basel before crossing the Rhine to enter France. Travel through the wine-growing Burgundy region to Paris, the vibrant ‘Ville-Lumière' (City of Light). During your time in Paris, see the imposing façades of the Louvre, the banks of the Seine with its many romantic bridges, the obelisk in the centre of the Place de la Concorde and drive along the Champs-Élysées to the Arc de Triomphe. Enjoy a ‘Diner de Célébration' served with wine in a Parisian bistro, abundant with French ambience.(BB / CD)

Day 17 Paris, the ‘City of Light’

In the morning, meet your Local Expert who will take you on a walking tour of the bohemian Latin Quarter. Explore the myriad of streets situated on the left bank of the Seine, before continuing to the Notre Dame Cathedral. Venture inside this masterpiece of French Gothic architecture to witness the beautiful stained glass windows and magnificent organ. Insight ensures you leave the long queues at the Eiffel Tower behind. Instead, ascend by express elevator to the famous viewing platforms for breathtaking panoramas over the city. The afternoon is at leisure for shopping or your own pursuits.(BB)

Day 18 Au revoir Paris

Transfers arrive at Charles de Gaulle Airport at 08:00 and 11:00.(BB)


Things to Know

Preparing For Your Trip
  • Make Sure to Bring All of Your Important Documents: Passport, Foreign visa (if applicable), Itinerary, Trip confirmation, Airline ticket, Drivers license, Credit cards, Travel documents.

  • Vaccinations Are Required for Entry to Some Countries. The U.S. Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and the World Health Organization (WHO) can provide you their recommendations for vaccinations and other travel health precautions for your trip abroad.

  • Are You Taking Any Prescriptions or Other Medications? Pack enough to last your entire trip, including some extra in case you are unexpectedly delayed.

  • Insurance: Purchase travel insurance to cover yourself against unexpected situations. You never know when something might happen, so always be prepared.
While Traveling
  • Keep an eye on your belongings. Do not leave your belongings unattended in public spaces

  • Always have local cash. Not every place takes credit cards.
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