Four Capitals of Europe Escape


  • 8 days

  • Europe

  • Comfortable pace

Tour : KED

From

£993 pp

Tour only

Based on 16th Feb 2020

From

£1,320 pp

Tour with flights & transfers

Based on Manchester

Overview

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What better way to see four legendary capitals of Europe than during the off-season with fewer crowds and more affordable touring rates? Take advantage of fewer crowds and lower prices on this guided vacation in Europe. Visit Amsterdam, Brussels, Paris, and London for an 8-day escape to discover these brilliant cities. Enjoy a canal cruise in Amsterdam past homes of the “Golden Age,” and visit a world-class Diamond Center. On to Belgium for a stop in Antwerp. Stroll around the Grote Markt in the Old Town, then travel to Brussels to explore the Belgian capital with guided sightseeing and special dinner at a local restaurant. Next, arrive in the “City of Light”—Paris. Guided sightseeing, including a Seine river cruise, highlight the iconic sights in France’s capital, such as the Champs Elysées, Arc de Triomphe, and the Opéra.

Board the high-speed Eurostar train for London. Get the royal treatment with guided sightseeing in Her Majesty’s famous city, including Parliament, Big Ben, Westminster Abbey, Buckingham Palace, and a visit to iconic St. Paul’s Cathedral.

Highlights

AMSTERDAM Welcome dinner; guided sightseeing, canal cruise; visit a Diamond Center

ANTWERP Guided sightseeing, visit the Grote Markt

BRUSSELS Orientation, visit the Grand’ Place dinner at a local restaurant

PARIS Guided sightseeing, enjoy a Seine cruise

PARIS-LONDON By high-speed Eurostar train

LONDON Guided sightseeing, visit St. Paul’s Cathedral

Tour itinerary

Inside visits and special features are shown in UPPERCASE in the tour description, including admission charges where applicable.

Total meals included:

  • 7 breakfasts, 2 dinners

Arrive in Amsterdam, Holland

Day
1

Welcome to Amsterdam! At 6 pm, meet your Tour Director and traveling companions for a welcome dinner at your hotel.

Meals included:

  • Dinner

Amsterdam

Day
2

Meet your Local Guide and hear about the fascinating history of the 700-year-old capital during a leisurely CANAL CRUISE. Admire the patrician mansions and the gabled façades, the “Golden Bend,” the most prestigious part of the Herengracht, and much more. Also visit a major DIAMOND CENTER. Later, an optional excursion is available to make the most of your stay.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast

Amsterdam — Antwerp, Belgium — Brussels

Day
3

Cross the border into the Flemish-speaking part of Belgium, formerly part of the Kingdom of the Netherlands until 1830, and arrive in Antwerp. Enjoy guided sightseeing of this important harbor city at the River Scheldt, and visit the GROTE MARKT in the Old Town. Continue to Brussels, the capital, where your orientation features the Rue Royale, the Parliament buildings, the Royal Palace, and St. Michael’s Cathedral. Continue on foot and enter GRAND’ PLACE to admire the baroque guild houses and the gothic Town Hall. You don’t want to leave Brussels without touching the statue of Everard t’Serclaes, a 14th-century hero, for good luck, and taking pictures of the tiny but world-famous statue of Manneken Pis. This evening, a special dinner at one of Brussel’s famous restaurants has been prepared for you.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Brussels — Paris, France

Day
4

A comfortable drive brings you to the proud capital of France—Paris. Choose from our optional excursions to visit the magnificent Louvre Museum to admire the Mona Lisa and a dinner outing to sample traditional French cuisine, followed by an orientation drive to get acquainted with this fascinating city.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast

Paris

Day
5

This morning, guided sightseeing features the Opéra, Arc de Triomphe, Champs Elysées, and a CRUISE on the River Seine. Later, an optional excursion to the lavish baroque Palace and Gardens of Versailles is available, and tonight, dinner and show at the world-famous Moulin Rouge might just be the ticket!

Meals included:

  • Breakfast

Paris - London

Day
6

Board the high-speed EUROSTAR TRAIN for a smooth ride to London, arriving in the afternoon.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast

London

Day
7

Morning sightseeing with a Local Guide includes all the famous landmarks: the Houses of Parliament and Big Ben, Westminster Abbey, Buckingham Palace, and much more. The highlight is a visit to ST. PAUL’S CATHEDRAL, Sir Christoper Wren’s masterpiece built between 1675 and 1708. Optional excursions are available to enhance your stay.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast

London

Day
8

Your vacation ends with breakfast this morning.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast

What's included

Tour only

From

£993 pp

Prefer to book your own flights and transfers? You have the freedom to do that with our Tour Only holiday option.

  • Flights
  • Eurostar
  • Services of a tour director
  • Accommodation
  • Selected meals
  • Excursions
  • Free Wi-Fi on coach
  • Individual audio system

Tour with flights

From

£1,320 pp

Let us take care of everything. Our package option includes return flights from your chosen airport, plus overseas transfers to your hotel.

  • Flights
  • Eurostar
  • Transfers
  • Services of a tour director
  • Accommodation
  • Selected meals
  • Excursions
  • Free Wi-Fi on coach
  • Individual audio system
  • All airport and port taxes

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