Departures between April 2017 and September 2017
18 nights: We’ve teed up 18’nights accommodation in some of Europe’s comfiest and coolest hotels for you . Sleep two to a room if you don’t mind sharing or splash out and up grade to single-share accommodation
Don’t worry your Trip Manager and Drive will show you the ropes, as will all your new travel mates. Whether providing local knowledge or lols, our team members are people you can trust.
26 meals: This culinary tour of Europe will awaken taste buds you even didn’t know existed. Slurp on snails in France, chow on paella in Spain and twirl spaghetti on the cobbled streets of Italy. Breakfast is included everyday, and you’ll also be treated 8 dinner on us. The rest of the time is free for you to follow your nose to local spots, your Trip.
All the greatest snippets of each city we visit will be included as standard, not to mention the other goodies in store. Think cruising the streets Barcelona’s Gothic Quarter , ascending the Eiffel Tower foe eye-watering view of the City of Love and learning the ancient art of the leathercraft in Florence.
The list of extra activities we have to add to your plate is enormous. Scale the famous Swiss Alps, woo your latest squeeze on a gondola ride through Venice’s maze of canals of feast your eyes upon the incredible can-can spectacular at a Parisian cabaret show.
You and your new besties will be zoomimg through Europe in an air-conditioned luxury coach, complete with WiFi and charging point.
DAY 01: START LONDON OR AMSTERDAM
Ferry across the English Channel & head for the free-wheeling, vibrant city of Amsterdam via Belgium.
* See the White Cliffs of Dover
* See Amsterdam’s canals & gable houses by night
DAY 02: AMSTERDAM TO RHINELAND
After the lazy morning cycling through the Dutch countryside, we make our way to Germany & the much celebrated Rhineland.
* Visit a cheese farm & clog maker’s house
DAY 03: RHINELAND TO SWISS ALPS
Stop in lakeside Lucerne for chocolate before arriving in the beautiful Swiss Alps.
* See the Lion Monument
* See the wooden Chapel Bridge in Lucerne
* Scenic Alpine drive
DAY 04: SWISS ALPS
Chill for the day, go hiking or explore the stunning scenery
DAY 05: SWISS ALPS TO MUNICH
Leave this gorgeous area behind, then we cross through tiny Liechtenstein & arrive in lively Munich, Home of the Oktoberfest.
* Visit Liechtenstein’s capital , Vaduz
* See the Glockenspiel & Marienplatz
* Visit a traditional Bavarian beer hall
DAY 06: MUNICH TO VENICE
Wind through the Alps & stop in Innsbruck, before travelling via the Brenner Pass & onward to fairytale Venice.
* See the Golden Roof, Royal Palace & Olympic Ski Jump in Innsburk
* Scenic drive past vineyards, Orchards & castles
DAY 07: VENICE
Meander through the ‘ Floating city’ tight alleyways & canals to find the grand squares, art-filled palazzos, interesting little shops, bars & markets.
* See the Bridge of Sights, the Dodge’s Palace & St. Marks Square
* See Venice’s iconic canals & gondolas historic islands
M Venetian dinner
DAY 08: VENICE TO FLORENCE
Wind through the Apennine Mountains and Tuscan hills to Florence, a Renaissance city full of striking buildings & sacred art.
DAY 09: FLORENCE TO FRENCH RIVIERA
Head out along the Italian coastline & past the ancient maritime city of Genoa to the glamorous French Riviera.
* Visit a French Perfumery
* See the Leaning Tower of Pisa
DAY 10: FRENCH RIVIERA
Do as the locals do today – take a stroll through outdoor markets, shop the upscale boutiques & sunbathe on the beach. Later rub shoulders with the rich & famous in Monaco!
* See the Royal Place in Monaco
* Visit a Monte Carlo casino
DAY 11: FRENCH RIVIERA TO BARCELONA
Travel past Cannes, through France’s charmingly rustic Provence region , over the Pyrenees Mountains to Mediterranean Barcelona.
* Scenic drive along the Cote d’Azur
DAY 12: BARCELONA
See why this sexy city sizzles on a sightseeing tour of its food, fiesta fashion & fun. Tonight, feel the passion at an unforgettable optional flamenco show
* See Gaudi’s Sagrada Familia & the 1992 Olympic Game complex
* Walk through the Gothic Quarter & La Rambla district
M Flamenco show with dinner
DAY 13: BARCELONA TO MADRID
Baroque Zaragoza with a lunch stop as we head to buzzing Madrid.
* See Zaragosa’s monumental cathedral
DAY 14: MADRID
Get hooked on the Spanish capital’s spontaneous lifestyle that blends traditional culture with new vitality.
DAY 15: MADRID TO PAMPLONA
Today we depart Madrid before heading to Pamplona, the city immortalised in the famous Hemangway novel’ The Sun only Rises
DAY 16: PAMPLONA TO BORDEAUX via SAN SEBASTIAN
Depart Pamplona then spend a relaxing afternoon exploring San Sebastian, with sandy beaches & countless pintxos bars, before continuing on to true wine country in the French city of Bordeaux.
DAY 17: BORDEAUX TO PARIS
Cut through the Lorie Valley & pass rolling vineyards en route to the glittering ‘City of Lights’
* See the Eiffel Tower, Arc de Trimphe, the Louvre, the Champs – Elysees & Notre Dame Cathedral
* Soak up the panoramic views of Paris from the 2nd level of the Eiffel Tower.
DAY 18: PARIS
Indulge in sophisticated Paris where you’ll find magic, romance & history amongs the city’s legendary icon.
M Cabarets show dfinner
DAY 19: DEPART PARIS.
Morning transfer to Paris CDG Airport (est. arr. 10:00 am) or choose to take a complimentary transfer to central London & extend your stay.
RATE PER PERSON
US$3039/ PER PERSON
ALL DATES FOR EUROPEAN IMPRESSIONS
Monday 24th April – Friday 12th May
Monday 22nd May – Friday 9th June
Monday 12th June – Friday 30th June
Monday 19th June – Friday 7th July
Monday 3rd July – Friday 21st July
Monday 10th July – Friday 28th July
Monday 31st July – Friday 18th August
Monday 28th August – Friday 15th September
Monday 18th September – Friday 06th October
Monday 25th September – Friday 13th October