European Capitals

  • 14 Days

  • Central and Eastern Europe

  • Active pace

Enjoy highlights from the leafy waterways of Amsterdam, to the urban metropolis of Prague and Berlin.

Your journey starts here

Highlights

VIP private home pick-up service
Flights
Transfers
Services of a tour director
Accommodation
Selected meals
Excursions
Porterage
Individual audio system
Single share option
  • Overview

  • Day 1

  • Day 2

  • Day 3

  • Day 4

  • Day 5

  • Day 6

  • Day 7

  • Day 8

  • Day 9

  • Day 10

  • Day 11

  • Day 12

  • Day 13

  • Day 14

of 14 days

Your detailed itinerary

Tour departing on 6th October 2017

Meals included: 13 breakfasts, 5 dinners

Overview

Enjoy highlights from the leafy waterways of Amsterdam, to the urban metropolis of Prague and Berlin.

At a glance

  • Paris
  • Brussels
  • Rotterdam
  • Antwerp
  • Amsterdam City canal cruise
  • Amsterdam Diamond cutting workshop
  • Bremerhaven Emigration Center Museum visit
  • Bremen Berlin
  • Dresden
  • Prague
  • Tabor
  • Vienna

Day 1

UK - Paris

Fly to Paris, where you will be met by your tour director and transferred to your hotel.

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 2

Paris

Today, enjoy a city sightseeing tour of Paris. Soak in the sights on a sightseeing tour – a city famed for its Arc de Triomphe, Eiffel Tower, Notre Dame Cathedral and Louvre Museum.

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 3

Paris - Brussels

You’ll have a morning to yourself in Paris before making your way to Brussels, the EU’s administrative capital, in the afternoon. Giving you a taste of what’s to come you’ll head out to a local restaurant and enjoy an included lunch. Later, arrive at your hotel for the evening.

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 4

Brussels

A city sightseeing tour lets you get your bearings in Brussels, beginning in the beautiful heart of the city – Grand Place (Grote Markt).

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 5

Brussels - Antwerpen - Rotterdam - Amsterdam

You'll wave goodbye to Brussels as your coach makes its way to Antwerpen. Enjoy an included city sightseeing tour of 'the diamond capital of the world', and continue your journey to the port city of Rotterdam for an orientation drive.

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 6

Amsterdam area.

See the sights of Amsterdam with a cruise on the city's famous waterways, stopping off to browse the sparkling wares of the Amsterdam Diamond Centre.

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 7

Amsterdam area - Groningen - Bremerhaven

You'll set off with a visit of the harbour town of Bremerhaven in your sights, taking a break en route in the university town of Groningen. Visit the German Emigration Centre museum and uncover the story of the millions who set out in search of a better life, landing at Ellis Island in New York.

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 8

Bremerhaven - Bremen - Berlin

Discover the environmentally conscious city of Bremen, on a sightseeing tour. Germany's 10th largest city has a gentle pace of life while flying the flag for the science and technology industries, with Airbus and Mercedes both doing business here. Reach Berlin in the evening.

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 9

Berlin

See the sights of Berlin on an included tour of the city. Home to structures as diverse as the grand Schloss Charlottenburg and the 1960s Fernsehturn, Brandenburg Gate and Potsdamer Platz.

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 10

Berlin - Dresden - Prague

See the sights of Dresden, a German city with a beautifully spiked skyline thanks to its collection of grand buildings. Looking around today, it’s hard to imagine that it was razed by an allied firestorm in 1945.

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 11

Prague

Spend a whole day in Prague, where you'll start by enjoying a guided sightseeing tour, Prague is a city that's believed by many to make the best beer in Europe, and home to a stunning collection of Bohemian art and contrasting architecture.

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 12

Prague - Vienna

Travel on to Vienna, stopping for a breather in the Czech city of Tábor – a hotspot for tourism thanks to its history, architecture and idyllic countryside surroundings.

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 13

Vienna

See the best of Vienna on your included city sightseeing tour. Here, lively, contemporary culture blends seamlessly with the city's imperial past, and the list of main attractions includes the neo-Gothic Rathaus on the Ringstrasse and the opulent Hofburg, which harks back to Vienna's Habsburg era days. Conclude today with a farewell dinner at a local restaurant.

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 14

Vienna - UK

Transfer from your hotel to the airport for your return flight to the UK.

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Hotels

  • Paris: Campanile Pantin 
  • Brussels: Bedford
  • Amsterdam: Crowne Plaza Schiphol or Apollo Almere 
  • Bremen: Comfort Bremerhaven
  • Berlin: Abba
  • Prague: Clarion Congress 
  • Vienna: Star Inn Schonbrunn  

Notes

Special Departure: 

New Years in Amsterdam including Reveillon: 27th December 2018

 

Accommodation will be as stated or similar.

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