Europe & Britain First Class 2018: European Marvel End London Summer 2018

Tour Type: Discovery
Brochure Type: Europe & Britain First Class 2018

The White Cliffs of Dover are your gateway to a grand adventure through the heart of Europe - cruising on the romantic Rhine, the sounds of Mozart in Vienna and castle courtyards of Heidelberg among the highlights you will enjoy. Get lost along quaint medieval cobblestone lanes, savour Kaffee und Kuchen in tree-lined squares, and marvel at striking historic landmarks.

Sightseeing Highlights
  • City tour in London, Salzburg, Vienna and Paris
  • Cruise along the River Rhine
  • Orientation of Bruges, Brussels, Heidelberg, Munich, Innsbruck, Venice, Milan and Lucerne
  • See the Lorelei Rock and the Vineyards of Burgundy
  • View the Canals of Bruges, Juliet's Balcony in Verona, Lake Lugano and the White Cliffs of Dover
  • Visit the Eiffel Tower in Paris
Dining Highlights
  • 13 hot buffet breakfasts
  • 1 dinner
  • 5 dinners (including Be My Guest) with local wine
First class travel Highlights
  • Audio Headsets for flexible sightseeing
  • Daily breakfast and an average of 50% of evening meals
  • Luxury air-conditioned coach with WiFi in most countries or alternative transportation (such as rail journeys)
  • The services of a Trafalgar Local Host at your London hotel
  • Ferry across the Channel from Dover to Calais
  • Cherry-picked hotels, all tried and trusted
  • Hand-picked Insider Experiences
  • Optional Experiences and free time
  • All porterage and restaurant gratuities
  • Must-see sightseeing and surprise extras
  • An expert Travel Director and separate Driver
  • All hotel tips, charges and local taxes
  • London airport transfer service is available to purchase. Conditions apply. See airport transfer page link below for details
  • VIP entry to many sights

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Tour Operator
Trafalgar Tours
Offer
Offer valid through 3/31/2018
Duration
14 Days
Escorted
Escorted - Yes
DayDestinationDescription
Day 1LondonArrive London (2 Nights): Welcome to the vibrant capital that is London, your home for the next two nights. Spend the day exploring the pomp and pageantry of a city that effortlessly combines old and new.
Park Plaza Riverbank
Day 2LondonLondon Sightseeing: Join a Local Specialist this morning for a tour of the iconic sites of London, including Big Ben, the imposing Houses of Parliament and Westminster Abbey. Your afternoon is at leisure to go shopping on Carnaby Street, visit one of the fascinating museums or wander along the Thames watching ambitious Londoners bustle about on their day-to-day.Full Breakfast
Day 3BrusselsLondon - Bruges - Brussels: Cross the English Channel to mainland Europe - the mystical White Cliffs of Dover behind you and ferry port of Calais your gateway to a grand European exploration. Meandering north through the French and Belgian countryside, we arrive in the medieval town of Bruges with its beautiful canals and cobblestone streets en route to the Belgium capital, Brussels. Soak up the relaxed atmosphere as you wander through this small city and enjoy an orientation tour that will take you to the Atomium, Royal Palace and magnificent Grand Place to see the Manneken Pis. This evening we celebrate the beginning of a grand adventure with our new travel companions and Travel Director at a Welcome Reception including dinner and drinks.Welcome Reception
Sofitel Europe
Day 4HeidelbergBrussels - Rhine Cruise - Heidelberg: Enjoy a scenic cruise on the romantic River Rhine, winding your way past fairy-tale castles, vineyard-clad hills and picturesque villages to the Baroque city of Heidelberg with its Renaissance castle ruins struck by lightning on more than one occasion. Spend the afternoon at leisure embracing the student-town atmosphere, savouring a local beer in the Heiliggeistkirche marketplace or wandering across the Karl Theodor Bridge that spans the Neckar River, which you may wish to amble along this evening after dinner.Buffet Breakfast, Dinner
NH
Day 5InnsbruckHeidelberg - Munich - Innsbruck: We cross the lush green landscapes of the Swabian Uplands to Bavarian city of Munich today, where our orientation tour includes a visit to the Marienplatz with its charming Glockenspiel and a view of the Olympic Stadium. Venturing into the snow-capped Alps, we arrive in the mountain-ringed town of Innsbruck, the capital of Tyrol and home to such famous sights as the delicately decorated Golden Roof and the 18th century Baroque Cathedral of St. Jakob, with its oxidised domes. This evening we enjoy Tyrolean hospitality at its best during a memorable Be My Guest dinner including hearty Tiroler fare.Buffet Breakfast, Be My Guest Dining
Grauer Bar
Day 6ViennaInnsbruck - Salzburg - Vienna (2 Nights): Drive through the picture-perfect Austrian countryside to the medieval city of Salzburg. Against the backdrop of the Eastern Alps, and straddling the winding Salzach River with Baroque facades, we explore the city that gave birth to one of the world's most beloved classical musicians. Venture into the heart of the Old City and view Mozart's birthplace and walk through the centuries-old arcade arches into Cathedral Square during a walking tour with a Local Specialist. Our next stop is the artistic masterpiece of Vienna, our home for the next two nights.Buffet Breakfast
Renaissance Wien
Day 7ViennaVienna Sightseeing: Tread in the footsteps of distinguished composers, artists and scientists, through a city whose artistic and cultural flair ensured its status as one of the world's great cities. Join a Local Specialist on a guided tour to explore Vienna's beautiful sights, including the Opera House, St. Stephen's Cathedral, the Parliament and beautiful Danube River that runs through the heart of the City of Music. Spend the rest of the day at your leisure soaking up Viennese culture, coffee and cream at a charming Viennese Kafeehaus, visit the Baroque Schonbrunn Palace ambling through its exquisite gardens, or shop up a storm on the fashionable Karntnerstrasse.Buffet Breakfast
Day 8VeniceVienna - Venice (2 Nights): Be inspired by the exquisite landscapes of the Austrian lake district, journeying over the Carnic Alps and across the plains of northern Italy en route to the Queen of the Adriatic. Spend your evening soaking up the enchanting Italian atmosphere, or consider joining an Optional Experience gliding through the canals of Venice by gondola, before returning to your hotel for a relaxing dinner.Buffet Breakfast, Dinner with wine
NH Laguna Palace
Day 9VeniceVenice Orientation: Savour the sights and sounds of this serene Byzantine city boarding a canal cruise to the gateway of Venice, St. Mark's Square. You'll see the Clock Tower and ornate Doge's Palace before venturing to Guidecca Island for a fascinating Cultural Insight into the centuries-old craft of Venetian glassblowing. Spend the rest of the afternoon at leisure soaking up the charming atmosphere of the labyrinthine calle and piazze in search of the perfect Venetian Spritz, watch a magical sunset over the Grand Canal or consider taking an Optional Experience across the lagoon to the colourful island of Burano for a delicious dinner.Buffet Breakfast
Day 10VARESEVenice - Verona - Milan - Varese: Departing the turquoise blue waters of the Adriatic, we drive to Verona to view the first century Roman Arena and Juliet's Balcony, remembering Shakespeare's star-crossed lovers in his famous play set in this romantic city. We arrive in Milan this afternoon and enjoy an orientation to see the imposing Gothic Cathedral, La Scala Opera House and the beautiful Galleria with its impressive glass- and iron-domed ceiling. This evening we check into our hotel in Varese.Buffet Breakfast, Dinner with wine
Palace Grand
Day 11LucerneVarese - Lucerne: Driving through Italy's enchanting Lakes District, past Lake Lugano, we cross the magnificent snow-capped Alps arriving in medieval Lucerne where we will enjoy an orientation tour to see the famed Lion Monument paying tribute to the Swiss Guard who lost their lives during the French Revolution, and the flower-lined wooden Chapel Bridge. This afternoon meander through the narrow cobblestone streets and lakeshore, admiring elaborate facades and the laidback lake setting.Buffet Breakfast
Astoria
Day 12ParisLucerne - Paris (2 Nights): Leaving Switzerland behind, we journey over the French border and into the famous wine-producing region of Burgundy en route to the City of Light where we will have the evening at leisure to enjoy an introduction of its sophisticated atmosphere and fascinating heritage and culture. Perhaps consider an excursion to a Parisian Cabaret.Buffet Breakfast
Evergreen Laurel
Day 13ParisParis Sightseeing: Join a Local Specialist for a morning sightseeing tour to see the glittering sights of Paris. Visit the Place de la Concorde, Champs Elysees and Arc de Triomphe before ascending to the second level of the iconic Eiffel Tower - the expansive views of the meandering Seine, imposing dome of Notre Dame and charming Tuileries gardens stretch out in the near distance. The afternoon is yours to explore the hidden gems of this beautiful city. Amble through the quaint cobblestone streets of Montmartre, relax at a riverside cafe watching the beautiful people or see the Mona Lisa at the Louvre - the choice is yours. Tonight join your companions and Travel Director for a Farewell Dinner. Buffet Breakfast, Farewell Dinner
Day 14LondonParis - London: Say au revoir to Paris, cross the tragic World War I battlefields of the Somme and pass the Canadian War Memorial at Vimy Ridge before sailing to Dover. Continue by coach to London where your memorable European holiday comes to an end.Buffet Breakfast
Dates/Pricing

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DatePrice / DescriptionQuote
05/03/2018$3,825.00* (USD) / Land Price - Definite DepartureQuote
06/14/2018$3,825.00* (USD) / Land Price - Definite DepartureQuote
06/28/2018$3,695.00* (USD) / Land Price - Definite DepartureQuote
08/09/2018$3,695.00* (USD) / Land Price - Definite Departure - FullQuote
09/06/2018$3,825.00* (USD) / Land Price - Definite DepartureQuote
09/20/2018$3,825.00* (USD) / Land Price - Definite Departure - FullQuote
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