Europe & Britain First Class 2016: Traditional Europe with Eurostar Summer 2018

Tour Type: Discovery
Brochure Type: Europe & Britain First Class 2016

Beyond the big cities, like Paris and Rome, are this trip's other highlights: cliff-hanging Sorrento, ancient Colmar and cool Cologne may be smaller in tourist numbers, but they're big on personality.You'll enjoy Insider moments like? digging beneath the obvious at Pompeii, as you walk around the excavations with our expert, who reveals the stories behind the 'objects' they found centuries after Mount Vesuvius erupted in 79 AD.

Sightseeing Highlights
  • City tour in London, Rome, Pompeii, Capri, Florence and Paris
  • Cruise along the River Rhine and to the Isle of Capri
  • Orientation of Amsterdam, Heidelberg, Colmar, Lucerne, Innsbruck, Venice, Sorrento, Assisi, Pisa, Monaco, Nice, Avignon and Lyon
  • See the Lorelei Rock in Rhine Valley, Benedictine Abbey in Monte Cassino and the Vineyards of Burgundy
  • View Cologne Cathedral, the ancient sites in Rome and Lion Monument in Lucerne and the White Cliffs of Dover
  • Visit Vaduz the capital of Liechtenstein, St. Peter's Basilica in Rome, St. Paul de Vence, Beaune and the Eiffel Tower in Paris
Dining Highlights
  • 19 hot buffet breakfasts
  • 8 dinners
First class travel Highlights
  • Audio Headsets for flexible sightseeing
  • Daily breakfast and an average of 50% of evening meals
  • Luxury air-conditioned coach with WiFi in most countries or alternative transportation (such as rail journeys)
  • The services of a Trafalgar Local Host at your London hotel
  • Ferry across the Channel from Calais to Dover
  • Cherry-picked hotels, all tried and trusted
  • Hand-picked Insider Experiences
  • Optional Experiences and free time
  • All porterage and restaurant gratuities
  • Must-see sightseeing and surprise extras
  • An expert Travel Director and separate Driver
  • All hotel tips, charges and local taxes
  • In addition, Eurostar high-speed train from London to Brussels
  • London airport transfer service is available to purchase. Conditions apply. See airport transfer page link below for details
  • VIP entry to many sights

Details

Tour Operator
Trafalgar Tours
Offer
Offer valid through 3/31/2018
Duration
21 Days
Escorted
Escorted - Yes
DayDestinationDescription
Day 1LondonArrive London (2 Nights): Welcome to London. Relax after your journey or take a leisurely stroll through this wonderful city.
Thistle Euston
Day 2LondonLondon Sightseeing: See all the sights during your morning tour of the capital including Big Ben, Houses of Parliament and Westminster Abbey with a Local Specialist. Later, spend free time exploring on your own or shopping for souvenirs.Full Breakfast
Day 3AmsterdamLondon - Eurostar - Brussels - Amsterdam: This morning meet your Travel Director before travelling to London's St. Pancras International to board the Eurostar™ for a high-speed train journey to Brussels. Continue by luxury coach to Amsterdam. Get to know your fellow travellers and Travel Director on a glass-topped boat as you enjoy a Welcome Reception sightseeing cruise along the city's canals which includes a light dinner and welcome drink.Full Breakfast, Welcome Reception
Westcord Fashion
Day 4RhinelandAmsterdam - Cologne - Rhine Cruise - Rhineland: Cross into Germany and stop to view Cologne Cathedral. Embark on a wonderful Rhine cruise from Boppard, past magical castles and steep vineyards to St. Goar, site of the Lorelei Rock. Arrive later at your Rhineland hotel where you dine tonight.Buffet Breakfast, Dinner
Maritim Rhein-Main Darmstadt
Day 5EngelbergRhineland - Heidelberg - Colmar - Engelberg (2 Nights): View the impressive Heidelberg Castle overlooking the scenic River Neckar. Enjoy an orientation of Colmar before continuing your journey through the Alsace vineyards and across the Swiss border at Basel to Engelberg. Dine tonight at your hotel.Buffet Breakfast, Dinner
Schweizerhof
Day 6LucerneLucerne Excursion: View the Lion Monument in Lucerne, built to commemorate the Swiss Guards who died defending Louis XVI, and the famous wooden Chapel Bridge. Spend free time shopping for delicious chocolates before returning to scenic Engelberg.Buffet Breakfast
Day 7InnsbruckEngelberg - Liechtenstein - Innsbruck: Admire splendid Alpine scenery en route to the Principality of Liechtenstein stopping in the capital, Vaduz. Cross the border into Austria and follow the Arlberg route through the Tyrol to Innsbruck. View the famous Golden Roof during your orientation of this beautiful town.Buffet Breakfast
Grauer Bar
Day 8VeniceInnsbruck - Venice (2 Nights): Cross the 190m/620-foot high Europa Bridge, follow the Brenner Pass into Italy through the foothills of the Dolomite Mountains to the magical city of Venice. This evening consider taking a gondola ride along the city's romantic network of canals while listening to Italian melodies.Buffet Breakfast, Dinner with wine
Quattro Fontane
Day 9VeniceVenice Orientation and Free Time: Cruise by private launch to St. Mark's Square and hear the unique history of this beautiful Byzantine city. View the famous Bridge of Sighs and the ornate Doge's Palace. Enjoy a Cultural Insight into the Venetian tradition of glass making on Giudecca Island. Spend the afternoon exploring on your own. You might like to take a cruise around the lagoon or shop for souvenirs in the 'calle'.Buffet Breakfast
Day 10RomeVenice - Rome (2 Nights): From Venice across the Veneto and over the Apennine hills, through Tuscany and Umbria, arrive in Rome, the Eternal City. Tonight, why not experience 'la dolce vita' at a pavement cafe?Buffet Breakfast
Occidental Aurelia
Day 11RomeRome Sightseeing and Free Time: Discover the treasures of St. Peter's Basilica including Michelangelo's Pieta with your Local Specialist. Cross the Tiber to see the ancient sites of Rome. See the mighty Colosseum. Enjoy views of the Circus Maximus, former site of chariot racing. Perhaps visit the Sistine Chapel in your free time or shop for the latest fashions on the Via del Corso. Please note: Due to religious celebrations throughout the Holy Year of Mercy the Rome included sightseeing may be modified.Buffet Breakfast
Day 12SorrentoRome - Pompeii - Sorrento: Enjoy a scenic drive through the vineyards of Frascati into the Campania region. Meet your Local Specialist for a walking tour of the excavations at Pompeii. Later arrive in Sorrento.Buffet Breakfast, Dinner with wine
Johanna Park
Day 13AssisiSorrento - Capri - Assisi: Take the ferry across the sea to the beautiful Isle of Capri. A funicular railway brings you to Capri town where you discover the sights during your walking tour with a Local Specialist. View the restored Abbey of Monte Cassino, perched high on a rocky hill. Arrive later in Assisi where you view St. Francis' Basilica featuring spectacular frescoes by Giotto during your orientation.Buffet Breakfast, Dinner with wine
Casa Leonori
Day 14FlorenceAssisi - Florence Sightseeing: Travel through Umbria and Tuscany to Florence, birthplace of the Renaissance. Your Local Specialist shows you the sights including views of the Duomo and Ponte Vecchio bridge as well as visiting Piazza della Signoria during your included walking tour.Buffet Breakfast
Grand Mediterraneo
Day 15NiceFlorence - Pisa - Monaco - Nice (2 Nights): Admire the Leaning Tower of Pisa, one of the oldest structures in the Square of Miracles. Visit Monaco and see the famous Monte Carlo Casino.Buffet Breakfast
NH Nice/AC Marriott Juan Les Pins
Day 16NiceNice - St. Paul De Vence Excursion: Explore St. Paul de Vence, one of the oldest medieval towns in the French Riviera which attracts many artists. Visit a historic perfumery nearby before returning to Nice.Buffet Breakfast
Day 17LyonNice - Avignon - Lyon: See the papal city of Avignon on the River Rhone. Admire the broken bridge - the famous Pont d'Avignon - and the magnificent Papal Palace. Enjoy an orientation tour of Lyon including views of Fourviere Hill and Place Bellecour.Buffet Breakfast, Dinner with wine
Mercure Saxe Lafayette
Day 18ParisLyon - Beaune - Paris (2 Nights): Cross the beautiful Rhone Valley. Visit the charming village of Beaune, the wine capital of Burgundy and home to one of the key wines of France. This evening in Paris consider a trip to one of the city's most famous cabaret shows.Buffet Breakfast
Pullman La Defense
Day 19ParisParis Sightseeing and Free Time: Your sightseeing with a Local Specialist includes the Champs Elysees, Place de la Concorde and the Arc de Triomphe. Admire the skyline from the second level of the Eiffel Tower with an included visit. Celebrate with your companions and Travel Director this evening at a Farewell Dinner.Buffet Breakfast, Farewell Dinner
Day 20LondonParis - Eurostar - London: Transfers provided to Paris Gare du Nord station where you board the Eurostar train to London. The journey time to London St. Pancras International is 2 hours and 15 minutes. On arrival in London you are transferred to your hotel.Buffet Breakfast
Thistle Euston
Day 21Depart LondonDEPART LONDON: Enjoy an English breakfast at the end of your holiday.Full Breakfast
Dates/Pricing

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April 22, 2018Land Price - Definite Departure$5,670.00* (USD)Quote
May 13, 2018Land Price - Definite Departure$5,870.00* (USD)Quote
May 27, 2018Land Price - Definite Departure$5,870.00* (USD)Quote
June 17, 2018Land Price - Definite Departure$5,870.00* (USD)Quote
June 24, 2018Land Price - Definite Departure$5,770.00* (USD)Quote
July 08, 2018Land Price - Definite Departure$5,770.00* (USD)Quote
July 15, 2018Land Price - Definite Departure$5,595.00* (USD)Quote
August 05, 2018Land Price - Definite Departure$5,745.00* (USD)Quote
August 12, 2018Land Price - Definite Departure - Full$5,745.00* (USD)Quote
August 19, 2018Land Price - Definite Departure$5,745.00* (USD)Quote
August 26, 2018Land Price - Definite Departure$5,745.00* (USD)Quote
September 02, 2018Land Price - Definite Departure$5,795.00* (USD)Quote
September 09, 2018Land Price - Definite Departure - Full$5,795.00* (USD)Quote
September 16, 2018Land Price - Definite Departure$5,795.00* (USD)Quote
September 30, 2018Land Price - Definite Departure$5,745.00* (USD)Quote
December 14, 2018Land Price - Definite Departure$5,990.00* (USD)Quote
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