Day 1 LONDON, ENGLAND.
Welcome to London, a vibrant city with a diverse range of people and culture, a wide variety of theaters, musical venues, and a dynamic art scene. Your Local Hosts will be on hand to help you make the most of your time
Day 2 LONDON.
Morning guided sightseeing includes all of London’s famous landmarks. Drive past the Houses of Parliament and Big Ben; Westminster Abbey, where Prince William and Catherine, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, were married; Whitehall’s mounted horseguards, the Prime Minister’s Downing Street; Piccadilly Circus; and Buckingham Palace. Take photographs of the London Eye, the giant Ferris wheel on the riverbank, and the Shard, the tallest building in Western Europe. Visit ST. PAUL’S CATHEDRAL. Sir Christopher Wren’s masterpiece with its world-famous dome is an iconic feature of London’s skyline, and the awe-inspiring interior holds fascinating stories about its history
Day 3 LONDON.
Your Local Hosts will have exciting suggestions for your day at leisure. For example, join a day trip to Stonehenge and Bath to explore the prehistoric monument and the beautiful Georgian town
Day 4 LONDON–PARIS, FRANCE
Travel by HIGH-SPEED EUROSTAR TRAIN (Standard class) to Paris
Day 5 PARIS.
Morning guided sightseeing includes a drive past the Latin Quarter, Les Invalides, Place de la Concorde, the Arc de Triomphe, and a stop to take photos of the Eiffel Tower from one of the best panoramic viewing points. Also admire the heart of the city from a different perspective on a SEINE RIVER CRUISE. Board your comfortable boat near the Eiffel Tower and spend a relaxing hour gliding by many of the city's important landmarks such as the L'Institut de France; magnifi cent Notre Dame Cathedral, Hôtel de Ville, the Conciergerie, famous Louvre Palace and museum; and much more
Day 6 PARIS.
Full day to enjoy the “City of Light” at your own pace. You may wish to shop at haute couture boutiques on the Rue du Faubourg Saint Honoré or Avenue Montaigne. Your Local Host can help you plan your day
Day 7 PARIS–NICE.
Travel by HIGH-SPEED TGV TRAIN (first class) to Nice. Your guided sightseeing features the PROMENADE DES ANGLAIS, originally built in the second half of the 18th century and the most famous boulevard in Nice. Walk through the OLD TOWN to admire fi ne examples of the Belle Époque. See Cours Saleya with the Kings of Sardinia Palace and fl ower market, and the lovely Palace Square with Palais de Justice and Palais Rusca
Day 8 NICE.
Your Local Host has many recommendations for your full day at leisure on the beautiful Côte d’Azur, such as a stop at the Marc Chagall Museum or a trip to Mont Boron Park for walking trails and panoramic views
Day 9 NICE.
Your vacation ends with breakfast this morning.