From
$
3346
*
  • Per person, twin share
11
Nights
Overview
Nights:
11
Supplier:
Trafalgar

The tring tring of Dutch bicycles launch your Europe adventure, from picture-perfect Amsterdam and vine-clad hills along the Rhine with their fairy-tale medieval castles, to the magnificent open-air museum that is Rome. Mountains and monuments dot your route to your final stops in Paris and London, with a visit to the infamous WWI battlefields in France en route.


What is Included

• 12 days fully guided in a luxury coach return London 
• Includes 11 nights hotel accommodation and many meals 
• Sightseeing and Activities:
o City tour in Rome ▶ Florence ▶ Paris 
o Orientation of Amsterdam ▶ Heidelberg ▶ Munich ▶ Innsbruck ▶ Venice ▶ Lucerne 
o Visit St. Peter’s Basilica in Rome ▶ the Eiffel Tower in Paris
o View the canals in Amsterdam ▶ the Golden Roof in Innsbruck ▶ St. Mark’s Square in Venice ▶ the ancient sites in Rome ▶ the Chapel Bridge in Lucerne
o Cruise along the canals of Amsterdam ▶ the River Rhine
o See the Lorelei Rock ▶ the vineyards of Burgundy ▶ the Somme Battlefields


Bonus

$100 per person discount for trips of 7-13 days
Early Payment Discount: Save up to 7.5%* per person

Room/Cabin information
Twin share
Offer Ends

23 Feb 17,

unless sold out prior. Availability is limited.

Travel Dates:
11 Apr – 18 Apr 2017   
Other departures available between Apr – Oct 2017, seasonal surcharges may apply.

Was from $3725* per person twin share 
Save up to $379* per person twin share 
Now from $3346* per person twin share 




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Itinerary

Day 1 London ▶ Eurostar™ ▶ Brussels ▶ Amsterdam
This morning meet your Travel Director before travelling to London’s St. Pancras International to board the Eurostar™ for a high-speed train journey to Brussels. Continue by luxury coach to Amsterdam. Enjoy an orientation of the historic city centre before joining your fellow travellers and Travel Director for a Welcome Reception dinner cruise. (WR) 
Hotel: Mercure City

Day 2 Amsterdam ▶ Rhine Cruise ▶ Heidelberg ▶ Rhineland
Cross the border into Germany, enjoy picturesque scenery all the way to Boppard, where an included cruise takes you past vineclad hills and crumbling medieval castles to St. Goar. Later enjoy views of the red sandstone castle towering above Heidelberg. (BB, D)
Hotel: Sinsheim

Day 3 Rhineland ▶ Munich ▶ Innsbruck
Crossing the Swabian Alps, arrive in Munich, the capital of Bavaria, for an orientation drive including the Olympic Stadium and City Hall. View the Glockenspiel on Marienplatz. A short drive through splendid scenery and across the Austrian border brings you to Innsbruck. Admire the architecture of the Old Town including the Emperor Maximilian’s famous Golden Roof. Consider experiencing traditional Tyrolean entertainment this evening. (BB)
Hotel: Hilton/ Grauer Bär

Day 4 Innsbruck ▶ Venice d
Drive along the Brenner Pass into Italy and across the Dolomite Mountains. Arrive in the enchanting city of Venice. Cruise by private launch to St. Mark’s Square, viewing the Bridge of Sighs and the Doge’s Palace along the way. 
Visit a traditional glassblowing workshop for a Cultural Insight demonstration, then spend the afternoon exploring the sights of your choice. (BB) 
Hotel: Novotel Venezia Mestre Castellana

Day 5 Venice ▶ Rome (2 Nights)
South across the Veneto plain you pass by Bologna and over the dramatic Apennine Mountains, continuing into the Lazio region to Rome, the Eternal City. (BB) 
Hotel: A Roma Lifestyle/Courtyard by Marriott Central Park

Day 6 Rome Sightseeing e d
Today’s sightseeing includes a visit to St. Peter’s Basilica − the most significant Christian church in the world − to view Michelangelo’s Renaissance masterpiece, the Pietà. In ancient Rome see sites including the Colosseum with your Local Specialist. Spend the rest of the day exploring or perhaps take an Optional Experience to see the Sistine Chapel inside the Vatican Museums. (BB)

Day 7 Rome ▶ Florence Sightseeing d
From Rome travel north into Tuscany, through rolling countryside and along the valley of the River Arno to Florence, the birthplace of the Renaissance. Discover the city’s rich artistic and medieval history with your Local Specialist.
Visit the Piazza della Signoria with its impressive sculptures and stunning palazzi. Marvel at the baptistery and the multimarble Duomo, with its dome designed by Brunelleschi. Dine tonight at a local restaurant and enjoy a Regional Meal with your travelling companions. (BB, RM)
Hotel: Grand Hotel Mediterraneo

Day 8 Florence ▶ Lucerne (2 Nights) d
Drive via picturesque Italian Lakes and across the Alps into Switzerland. Spend the next two nights in the beautiful lakeside town of Lucerne. (BB, D) 
Hotel: Grand Europe 
Authentic Accommodation

Day 9 Lucerne Orientation e
View the poignant Lion Monument during your morning orientation. Walk along the 14th century covered Chapel Bridge, crossing the River Reuss.
Don’t miss the opportunity to take an exciting Optional Experience to one of the surrounding mountains with breathtaking views. Later there is time to shop for Swiss souvenirs including watches and chocolates. (BB)

10 Lucerne ▶ Paris (2 Nights)
Pass Basel and cross the border into France this morning. In every direction, vineyards and picturesque villages provide a memorable backdrop for your journey. Consider an Optional Experience this evening to a famous Parisian
Cabaret. (BB) 
Hotel: Evergreen Laurel

Day 11 Paris Sightseeing e d
See all the famous sights during your morning sightseeing tour with a Local Specialist. View the Champs Élysées, Place de la Concorde and the Arc de Triomphe. Ascend to the second level of the Eiffel Tower for a breathtaking view of the city. Spend the rest of the day exploring the sights that interest you. This evening celebrate with your Travel Director and travelling companions at a Farewell Dinner in a local bistro. (BB, FD)

Day 12 Paris ▶ London
Cross the Somme and pass the First World War battlefields at Vimy Ridge as you drive towards the coast. In Calais board a ferry to Dover and travel on to London by coach where your journey of discovery ends. (BB)

Key: 
d Insider Experience
WR Welcome Reception
e Free time
BB Buffet Breakfast
FB Full Breakfast
L Lunch
RM Regional Meal
BG Be My Guest Dining
D Dinner
DW Dinner with Wine
FD Farewell Dinner


Helloworld Terms & Conditions

*Conditions apply. Prices correct as at 11 Jan 17 but may fluctuate if surcharges, fees, taxes or currency change. Offers subject to availability. Agents may charge service fees, rates vary. Payments by credit card will incur a surcharge. Airfare not included. All savings are included in the advertised price. From price advertised for select departure dates. Deposit of $200 per person is due within 7 days of booking with full payment by 23 Feb 2017. Discount applicable on trips 7-13 day duration. Black-out dates apply. Offers may be withdrawn without notice and are not combinable with any other offers unless stated. Please check all prices, availability and other information before booking. Trafalgar and Helloworld booking terms and conditions apply, see in store for details.