The Wonders of Europe

  • 13 Days

  • Western Europe

Delight in Europe's many wonders, from picture-postcard medieval villages and vibrant, modern cities to the snow-capped Alps and vineyards of France.

Your journey starts here

Highlights

Accommodation
Individual Audio System
Ferry Crossing
17 Meals
Porterage
Services of a tour director
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

of 13 days

Your detailed itinerary

Tour departing on 16th November 2017

Meals included: 12 breakfasts, 4 dinners

Overview

Delight in Europe's many wonders, from picture-postcard medieval villages and vibrant, modern cities to the snow-capped Alps and vineyards of France.

At a glance

  • Innsbruck Golden Roof
  • Venice Canal Boat ride
  • Assisi St Francis's Basilica
  • Rome City sightseeing
  • Florence City sightseeing
  • Paris City sightseeing
  • Pisa Square of Miracles
  • Eze Perfume workshop
  • Beaune Brenner Pass Europa Bridge

Day 1

UK - Brussels

Join your tour by travelling on our free coach service from London for your Channel crossing to the Continent, where you will be met by your tour director and transferred to Brussels for one night.

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 2

Brussels - Strasbourg area

Today, begin your journey to the oldest city in Germany, Trier. Enjoy a walking sightseeing tour to admire highlights such as the Porta Nigra gate, ruins of Roman baths and the Roman Imperial throne room. Later continue your journey for an overnight stay in the Strasbourg area.

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 3

Strasburg area. - Lucerne Area

Today, you marvel in the Gothic inspired architecture with a city sightseeing visit of Strasbourg. Later continue your journey to the Lucerne area where you will see highlights such as the Lucerne lion monument and Chapel bridge.

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 4

Lucerne area - Milan

Today, enjoy an included visit to the city of Lugano, residing on Lake Lugano and surrounded by picturesque mountains. Take in sights such as the Cathedral of Lorenzo. Later, continue your journey to Milan.

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 5

Milan - Venice area.

Begin today by journeying to the Venice area. Take the opportunity to enjoy an included canal boat ride to experience Venice first hand. Later, visit and take part in a Venetian glass blowing workshop. Why not take the opportunity to purchase a unique piece?

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 6

Venice area - Assisi - Rome

Today, includes a visit to Assisi, better known as the birthplace of St Francis, Italy's patron saint. explore the narrow and picturesque lanes that conceal plenty of surprises. Later continue your journey Rome.

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 7

Rome

Today, explore the city of Rome with a guided city sightseeing tour. Take in highlights such as the Roman Forum and the mighty Roman Colosseum.

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 8

Rome - Florence - Montecatini

Discover Florence and enjoy a sightseeing tour of its highlights. Before continuing to Montecatini and your hotel for the night.

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 9

Montecatini - Pisa - Eze - French Riviera

Today, admire the Leaning Tower and the Square of Miracles in Pisa before travelling to the French border. Enjoy an included visit to a perfume workshop in Eze before continuing to your hotel.

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 10

French Riviera - Aix en Provence - Lyon

Today, enjoy a sightseeing visit to Aix en Provence and journey to Lyon where you will transfer to your hotel for one night.

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 11

Lyon Area - Beaune - Paris

After a scenic drive through the Burgundy wine country, visit the city of Beaune before heading to Paris for an overnight stay.

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 12

Paris

Enjoy a guided sightseeing trip of the best known sights of Paris today.

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 13

Paris - UK

Say farewell to Paris and head back to the station to join the Eurostar service to the UK.

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Hotels

  • Brussels: Ramada La Woluwe (3*);
  • Black Forest: Bw Vier Jarhreszeiten Duerbach (3*) or Ibis at Strasburg (3*);
  • Lake Lucerne: Krone at Sarnen (4*) or Ibis at Kriens (3*);
  • Milan: Starhotel Business (4*);
  • Venice Area: Antony Palace at Macron (4*);
  • Rome: Fleming (4*);
  • Montecatini: Park Regina (3*);
  • French Riviera: Ibis Styles Nice Airport (3*)
  • Lyon: Lyon Ouest or Park Est (3*);
  • Paris: Courtyard by Marriott Arcueil (4*).

Notes

  • Tour hotels will be as specified or alternatives of a similar standard.

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