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Welcome to Amsterdam! At 6 pm, meet your Tour Director and traveling companions for a welcome dinner at your hotel.
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.
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, LF a special dinner at one of Brussel’s famous restaurants has been prepared for you.
Today’s Distance: 149 mi / 240 km
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.
Today’s Distance: 199 mi / 320 km
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!
Board the high-speed EUROSTAR TRAIN for a smooth ride to London, arriving in the afternoon.
Today’s Distance: 305 mi / 492 km
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.
Your vacation ends with breakfast this morning.
It may occasionally be necessary to use alternative hotels of a similar standard to those shown.
Overlooking the leafy Rembrandt park, this modern high-rise 446 room hotel has a skybar and open kitchen restaurant located on the 17th floor, with the highest rooftop terrace in Amsterdam offering spectacular panoramic views of the city. Free Wi-Fi internet access is available in all guestrooms and public areas and there is also a sauna and fitness facility.
Situated in an upscale residential area, close to the Louise shopping district and European Parliment Zone, this welcoming trendy hotel has 143 guest rooms all equipped with a mini-fridge, coffee/tea-making facilities and iron/ironing board. Free Wi-Fi access is available throughout the property and amenities include an on-site dining room, cozy bar, fitness center and seasonal courtyard garden.
Located on the Left Bank near to the Latin Quarter and Saint-Germain-des-Pres. The warmly decorated air-conditioned rooms have a minifridge, tea and coffee maker, and free Wi-Fi. There is a restaurant, bar / lounge the serves traditional French cuisine, coffee and cocktails. Other amenities include a gym.
In the centre of Paris, with 263 rooms and a tranquil garden, this delightful property is composed of nine 19th-century buildings and has 'small village' charm. Facilities include a restaurant, a bar/lounge, a fitness room and Free Wi-Fi access.
One of the newest hotels in central London, the 494-room property is situated within walking distance of top London attractions, including the London Eye, the London Dungeons and the Imperial War Museum. The Florentine Restaurant serves a Brasserie-style menu; the bar features the best of British bubbles and craft beers as well as a range of signature cocktails; and for a relaxing cup of coffee, head to the illy Caffè bar. The hotel also boasts a fitness centre and a heated swimming pool. Complimentary Wi-Fi is available for guests throughout the hotel.
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