Day 1 LONDON, ENGLAND.
Welcome to London! Your Local Hosts will be delighted to help you maximize your time in the world's most visited city
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 situated on the riverbank, and the Shard, the tallest building in Western Europe. Visit ST. PAUL’S CATHEDRAL (except on Sundays). 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
Days 3-6 LONDON.
Your Local Hosts will have suggestions on how to make the best of your four full days in London—you could visit Covent Garden, the famous glass-covered market with its fashionable boutiques, cafés, and arts-and-craft stalls, or discover the antique and bric-a-brac stalls of Portobello Market
Day 7 LONDON–PARIS, FRANCE.
Travel to Paris by HIGH-SPEED EUROSTAR TRAIN (Standard class)
Day 8 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; magnificent Notre Dame Cathedral where Napoleon was crowned emperor in 1804; Hôtel de Ville, the city's municipal headquarters; the Conciergerie, formerly a notorious prison where Marie-Antoinette spent the last days of her life; famous Louvre Palace and museum; and much more
Days 9-12 PARIS.
Four full days at leisure to enjoy the “City of Light.” Your Local Host can give you ideas and recommendations such as the Musée Rodin, which contains most of the artist's significant sculptures, including The Thinker, The Kiss, and The Gates of Hell
Day 13 PARIS.
Your vacation ends with breakfast this morning.