Europe Tour Packages
Day 1 Transfer from Airport to hotel and first Day Rome Boat Tour.
Whilst in Rome, you cannot miss a pleasant boat trip along the River Tiber, an important communication route that has undoubtedly shaped the history of Rome. Explore the timeless beauty of Rome, the Eternal City, from a different point of view. Cruise along the Tiber River and observe the main sights while listening to fascinating explanations about the history of this magnificent city since its founding, in 753 BC. From the river, which flows from the coast of Ostia to the heart of Rome, you will be able to take some amazing photos of the most famous landmarks that Rome has to offer such as; Tiber Island, Piazza del Popolo, Castel Sant'Angelo, Vatican City and much more. During the 1 hour boat ride, you will travel through an incredible variety of bridges from the city´s different eras.
Day 2 After breakfast, tour of Colosseum with Gladiator's Entrance and Arena Floor.
The Colosseum has fascinated visitors throughout history, evoking images of fierce gladiators, roaring crowds, as well as wild lions and tigers springing from their cages. For the first time you can now access this awe-inspiring edifice's Arena Floor directly for a truly indelible imprint of the wonder that was ancient Rome. All you have to do is decide whether you want to experience it alone or accompanied by a professional guide. Experience the immensity of ancient Rome’s most iconic symbol on this Express Colosseum tour with privileged direct access to the Arena Floor through the recently opened ‘Gladiator’s Entrance’, without the lines, crowding and long security checks that characterize the other entrances! Feel the glory and majesty of Rome at the height of its power as you walk on the very same stones as those who came to fight here in gladiatorial combat, treading in their footsteps out onto a partial reconstruction of the arena floor, looking up at the tiered ruins that were once filled with some 50,000-80,000 bloodthirsty spectators. You are sure to hear their echoes as your eyes are drawn upward, your body turns and your mind is boggled by the elegance and engineering prowess of what was once the largest structure of its kind in the world, all from this unique 360° view, as a local expert guide reminds you of its dramatic purpose in a narrative that goes beyond anything Hollywood could dream up. Home to the gladiatorial games, exotic staged hunts, theatrical executions and even mock sea-battles, this 1.5-hour Colosseum tour explores the Arena Floor with its awe-inspiring perspective, up-close views of the underground area where the spectacle was brought to life, and the panorama from where the Emperor’s box once stood, all special access areas that standard ticket holders don’t get to see. In addition, you will follow your guide up to the second level to see what the crowds saw, tracing the Colosseum’s circumference in an effort to understand what it must have been like when the stands were packed, the crowds were roaring and a gladiator’s destiny hung on their whims. No other itinerary allows you to see the Colosseum from the two most impressive above and below viewpoints in such a compact time frame. After the tour you will also have the option of staying inside the Colosseum to continue your exploration, or follow your guide for Skip the Line access to the Roman Forum. Here you will be taken to the best vantage point for a short introduction into its history and most famous monuments before visiting them on your own, enriched by your guide’s expert knowledge. You will also be able to hike to the top of the Palatine Hill for an exceptional bird’s-eye perspective over the Forum and Circus Maximus.
Day 3 After breakfast, Travel to Florence and evening Dark Heart of Florence, Ghosts & Mysteries Night Tour.
Peel back the layers on the darker side to Florence’s history and see past the grand appearance into the legends and mysteries surrounding the city. Many visitors to Florence are dazzled by its beautiful architecture and artwork. Wandering the halls of the Uffizi and gazing on Michelangelo’s ‘David’, it’s hard to imagine the scandal and violence that characterized Florence before the Renaissance. On this night walking tour we peel back the layers to uncover an older, darker side of the city, telling you the legends and mysteries that shed new light on some of the city’s most important sites. Our tour reveals sordid tales of the true Florence from the Medieval Ages. For two hours your guide will lead you around the city of Florence, uncovering the history hidden behind stone walls. You’ll see Palazzo di Bianca Cappello, a palace built by the Grand Duke for his mistress, and discover the cause of their mysterious deaths, only recently brought to light through the use of modern technology. With Piazza Signoria and Ponte Vecchio on our route, you’ll see some of the most famous sites of Florence.
Day 4 After breakfast, enjoy the Tour to Pisa through the Tuscan Countryside.
A splendid excursion through the fertile and picturesque Tuscan countryside to the historic university city of Pisa, famous for its architectural beauty. Upon arrival in Pisa, your informative guide will take you on a thorough guided walking tour of Piazza dei Miracoli and its monuments. You will be dazzled by this marvelous square which is dominated by the Cathedral, a model of the distinctive Pisan Romanesque architecture, the celebrated Leaning Tower and the round- shaped Baptistery surrounded by its suggestive columned arcades. The commentary of our guide will be particularly focused on the Leaning Tower one of the wonders of the world. You will be enthralled by the history and the leaning structure of the Tower which stirs the imagination of all visitors. Then our guide will lead you through the historical quarter where you can admire the Church of San Sisto, one of the oldest churches in Pisa. After a pleasant guided walk you will reach Piazza dei Cavalieri which was the political centre in the middle Ages. Our guide will introduce this amazing square where you can admire the historic Scuola Normale, one of the most famous universities in the world, the house of Count Ugolino della Gherardesca also called “Conte Ugolino Tower” as told by Dante in the Divine Comedy. Passing the famous medieval Tower houses you will be captivated by the explanation provided by our guide about the history of these particular buildings. While walking y through the downtown streets, you can admire the ancient house where Giacomo Leopardi lived. Then you will reach the amazing Piazza Arcivescovado where the impressive Palazzo Vescovile is located. After the guided tour you will have free time at your disposal.
Day 5 After breakfast, Travel to Venice and enjoy the City Sightseeing Venice 48 hours + Leonardo Da Vinci Museum.
With the flexibility to hop on and off at any of the stops, now you can explore Venice with complete freedom. And with commentary available in seven languages, you can learn about the history, culture and tradition as you admire the surroundings. Venice is a unique city made up of an archipelago with 118 islands connected by over 400 bridges and an extraordinary mix of artistic and cultural influences. From Piazza San Marco and the Ponte dei Sospiri to the beaches of Lido to the Island of Murano, 48 hour ticket you can hop off at any area that interests you or simply stay on the tour as long as you like. Explore the Venice Lagoon at your own pace and admire this beautiful city from the water. MUSEUM: The museum displays a collection of Leonardo da Vinci's inventions of extraordinary relevance. Upon entering, you can admire the working, life-sized machines designed by the great Genius, and most of them can be tested. It is suitable for adults, for families and children, as it is proposed as a laboratory of curiosity and experimentation, and is organized into four fundamental sections: earth, water, air and fire. The machines have been made by studying the drawings contained in the famous Leonardo da Vinci codes and, possibly, while maintaining the original aspect proportions. You can also admire and compare some of the major anatomical studies of Leonardo and a reproduction of his principal paintings with the use of the backlight technology with very high resolution. The Museum, which contains explanations in Italian, English, French, German, Spanish and Russian are completed by educational projections concerning the life and work of Leonardo. CITY SIGHTSEEING: With 150 canals crisscrossing the city, the best way to discover Venice is by boat. Join a hop on – hop off boat tour and see the city at your leisure.
Day 6 After breakfast, Continue the City Sightseeing Venice 48 hours tour
City Sightseeing Venice
Day 7 After breakfast, Travel to Lucerne and evening leisure time.
Day at Leisure.
Day 8 After breakfast, go for the famous Grindelwald and Interlaken from Lucerne
Join us for a full-day excursion to one of Switzerland’s most attractive Alpine regions, the idyllic Bernese Oberland and the magnificent Jungfrau region mountain world. Valuable free time allows you to explore two famous mountain resorts Grindelwald, also named Eiger or Glacier Village, and Interlaken, uniquely located between two lakes. From Lucerne you embark on a scenic coach journey through splendid countryside to Interlaken, the heart of the magnificent Jungfrau Region. After a first orientation stop in Interlaken, we continue to Grindelwald, a lively and varied place perfect for active holidays. Numerous lookout points provide stunning views of the surrounding impressive mountainscape including the world famous triple peaks Eiger, Mönch and Jungfrau. Experience a cable car ride to the sunny terrace of ‘Mt. First’ or undertake a fun trottibike ride during your time at leisure (optional, available approx. mid May – mid October). In the early afternoon you return by train to Interlaken (unescorted). Spend the rest of the afternoon exploring the region’s shopping paradise - the choices on offer are diverse, from regional produce to precious jewelry and watches. Or pay a visit to Interlaken’s home mountain Harder Kulm. A cable car takes you to the top (optional) where you will be rewarded with splendid views of the surrounding area.Full of mountain-fresh air and fond Alpine memories return journey to Lucerne in the late afternoon.
Day 9 After breakfast, Travel to Zurich and evening leisure time.
Day at Leisure.
Day 10 After breakfast, go for the Rhine Falls and the Best of Zurich
Delve into the magnificent landscapes of northern Switzerland, a truly earthly paradise. Located near the German border, this area is famous for its sprawling vineyards. The second part of the tour takes you to see all there is to see in the wonderful city of Zurich. From charming villages to extraordinary natural scenarios, this tour is bound to leave you agog and in love with this tiny country that condenses so much beauty. Cross the quaint farming village of Marthalen, where you can admire the area’s typical frame houses. Later on, in Scaffhausen, see the renowned 16th century Munot Fortress. Then reach the highlight of the excursion, the breath-taking Rhine Falls – Europe’s largest waterfall. This sublime natural phenomenon will leave you thrilled. Discover Zurich, one of the most attractive cities in Europe that has won several times the award for “City of Best Quality of Life”. Admire the castle-like National Museum, the shopping and business centre on the famed Bahnhofstrasse, the mediaeval Old Town at the Limmatquai and its stunning view of the Lindenhof, the largest church clock-face of Europe on St Peter and much more. Enjoy the great experience of travelling uphill on the cog-wheel railway that takes you into the superb Zurichberg district. Here you will see the magnificent mansions reminiscent of glorious times past. Other highlights include the University and the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, where Albert Einstein studied and taught. All in all, with this trip you will inevitably fall for the charms of Switzerland.
Day 11 After breakfast, Travel to Barcelona and evening leisure time.
Day at Leisure.
Day 12 After breakfast, Barcelona City Tour – hop on-hop off.
Discover every corner of Barcelona with a hop on – hop off bus tour and make the most of your time in this enchanting city. Barcelona is full of things to do and places to see. If you want to see the city at your own pace then this panoramic tour in an open-top double-decker bus is ideal. This hop on-hop off service gives you complete flexibility to board and alight as many times as you want. There are two routes (East/Green and West/Orange) covering all the top sites such as the Sagrada Familia, Park Güell, the Camp Nou, the Gothic Quarter and the Olympic Ring. Thoroughly researched audio guide commentary in 12 languages allows you to learn about the history and culture of Catalonia’s vibrant and cosmopolitan capital. You’ll also be provided with a map and guidebook that indicates all the stops on the route as well a book of vouchers offering discounts at a number of businesses throughout the city. Just sit back and enjoy the sights from a different perspective. You can also avail of a free Wi-Fi service. The brand new buses are specially adapted for passengers with limited mobility and are equipped with a sliding roof and heating in the event of rain. On top of this, there’s a steward on board at all times.
Day 13 After breakfast, Travel to Madrid and evening Madrid by Night and Gran Vía Casino.
Take any of our CITY TOUR buses at bus stop number 7 in Route 1 (blue), located at 30 Gran Via Street and enjoy of a unique panoramic view on board of our double decker touristic buses right when the sun begins to set. Get to know Madrid’s History by night, with the commentaries offered through a digital headphones audio system available in fourteen different languages. We will provide you with a map where you can see where all the stops are located, as well as a booklet with discounts for several establishments on the capital. Buses go around every 8 to 10 minutes, and the route lasts approximately an hour and 20 minutes. MADRID CITY TOUR ITINERARY: Route nº 1 (Blue): Gran Via, Plaza de España, Templo de Debod, Teatro Real, Palacio Real, Puerta de Toledo, San Francisco El Grande, Catedral Almudena, Plaza Mayor, Puerta del Sol, Círculo Bellas Artes, Museo Thyssen, Museo Reina Sofía, Jardín Botánico, Museo del Prado, Puerta de Alcalá, Barrio de Salamanca, Plaza de Colón, Plaza de Cibeles, Gran Via. When you get to Gran Via again, get off the bus and head towards number 24 of that same street to experience an unforgettable night. Have fun every day until 6 am in a unique and spectacular palace dating from the beginning of the century. Live Music, Cocktails, Roulette, Black Jack, Poker, Restaurants, Champagnería... Casino Gran Via beats day and night. CASINO: Gran Via is situated in an emblematic building constructed in 1924, in an enclave with a lot of character, whose powerless turret enhances one of the most beautiful buildings in the city. The 4500 m2 are distributed in three floors solely dedicated to casino games, where the client can find roulettes, black jack, point and bank, baccarat and the most innovative proposal in the sphere of machines and electronic roulettes. There are different settings for each one of the halls, which are connected with a spectacular marble staircase, made by the famous French company Maumejean and whose spectacular lighting surprises all the visitors. We need to emphasize the Royal Hall because of its significance (also known as a dancing hall), where glamorous events take place and where the King and Queen of Spain attended a celebration in 2005. Nowadays the Royal Hall is the heart of the Casino and it is the main distinctive feature of the building. There are two private rooms reserved to those who wish to play higher wagers, which together with an Asiatic room with baccarat tables and a Poker room, complete the experience. The spectacular Royal Hall presents Roulette and Black Jack tables in a fairy tale decoration that evokes Monaco’s Casino, with its chandeliers, balconies and paintings. Casino Gran Via has been designed to offer a complete experience of sensations that go far beyond of the game, offering a vast variety of catering spaces that sum up a great range of perfectly differentiated options. The cocktail bar is circular space designed for the organization of private parties with a ‘bubble’ lamp that capture the attention of whoever enters the room. It presents a big round bar, a stage for live performances, and an informal area right next to a lounge that together create a sophisticated and select atmosphere. The Royal Hall is, without any doubt, the crown jewel of the building. It houses the most selected offer in the Casino. The quadrangular zone of the atrium, both the first floor and the second floor, permits the organization of events like cocktails, elegant and distinguished with a spectacular views of the building, as well as the different halls and under the umbrella of the scenically showcase with a spectacular illumination. Gran Via Casino will not close its doors until 6am, so you may extend your night as long as you like.
Day 14 After breakfast, Enjoy Toledo at your leisure from Madrid
Step back in time with a day trip to the City of Three Cultures. Meet with your guide in the center of Madrid to begin a trip a one hour to Toledo, located just 70 km away from the capital. Once there, you will have free time to enjoy the Toledo City Tour. Do not miss out on a walk through the fascinating old town, which has preserved the layout of the Middle Ages. Stroll the narrow streets and admire the beauty of its monumental complex, which covers almost all periods of history: Arabic, Gothic, Mudejar, Renaissance and Baroque. Declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO, Toledo has been a fine example of coexistence between cultures for centuries. Jews, Christians and Muslims have all populated this land, also known as the Imperial City for having been the court of Charles I. Why not discover a city-museum of great artistic beauty and the oldest in Europe? Toledo at your leisure and tourist wristband If you choose the option with the tourist wristband, you will gain access to 7 of the most important monuments in the city: Synagogue of Santa Maria la Blanca, Church of the Jesuits, The Church of Santo Tomé-Burial of the Count of Orgaz, Monastery of San Juan de los Reyes, Mosque of Christ of the Light, the Church of El Salvador and the Royal College of Noble Maidens. The wristband is for individual use and non-transferable. No expiry date, (valid until it is taken off.) Do not change the wristband in any way. If it is lost or removed it will no longer be valid After the tour ends, you can enjoy your day in Toledo however you wish. Return to Madrid at 6:15pm.
Day 15 After breakfast, Travel to Paris and evening leisure time.
Day at Leisure.
Day 16 After breakfast, Eiffel Tower Visit - skip the line, Paris City Tour and Seine Cruise.
Capture the essence of the city during this enveloping tour of Paris. The Paris Seinorama tour shows you Paris from two different angles: above and below. Enjoy panoramic views of the capital from above as you ascend the statuesque Eiffel Tower, then cruise the River Seine and be captivated by an all together different view of the sights from below. A strong characteristic of the French people is the respect they have for their history. The result of this preservation of the past has greatly contributed to the beauty of Paris today. The Paris Seinorama tour gives you every opportunity to see all the wonderful facets of this unique city and culture. Travel to the River Seine via the Place de la Concorde, Champs Elysées and Arc de Triomphe. Then towards the 16th district, known as one of the most prestigious and residential areas in Paris and home to the celebrated Bois de Boulogne, created by Napoleon III at the end of the 19th century. Stop at the Quai de la Bourdonnais and board the Bateaux Parisiens boat for a one hour cruise along the River Seine. Gliding through the river, the cruise offers a commentary to point out the illustrious sights and stunning bridges along the route, with many interesting facts and stories relating to the history and development along the riverside. On leaving the cruise ascend the famous Eiffel Tower lift as far as the 2nd floor. From this point, your guide will point out the principal landmarks of the city spread out before you.
Day 17 After breakfast, Enjoy the Opera Garnier Tour.
Explore the galaxy of riches that adorn the Opera Garnier on a fascinating tour of both a working theatre and museum brimming with opulence. A palace whose walls safeguard a thousand secrets, whose architecture boasts 19th century affluence and above all flaunts its artistic treasure. This is a palace that holds nothing back, declaring its grandeur boldly and confidently. Let your guide lead you through its public spaces and be captivated by the incredible detail of the architecture and décor. Lose yourself in its silent corridors and be amazed by its architecture as you step into the “Rotonde des Abonnes”, taking the “Grand Escalier” step by step, and entering the auditorium, lounges and foyers. The abundant decor, the splendour of the various foyers and the variety of materials used will take your breath away. By the end of the tour you’ll understand just why the Opera Garnier is the setting of the Phantom of the Opera. The sparkling paintings, mosaics and colourful marble columns allow the Opera Garnier to be not only a working theatre but also a rewarding museum.
Day 18 After breakfast, Travel to Belgium and evening leisure time.
Day at Leisure.
Day 19 After breakfast, enjoy the Brussels grand city tour.
Do you want to find out what Brussels is all about? This half day introduction to the city is ideal for you! Discover the most historical buildings and the most modern area of the "Capital of Europe" aboard a comfortable bus in no time! Starting at the world famous Grand Place, the heart of medieval Brussels, you will be mesmerized by its splendid architecture. Marvel at the magnificent St. Michael’s Cathedral with its twin bell towers. Explore as you stroll around the area around Sablon Square in the old town with its many antique shops, quirky restaurants and bars. This extensive two and a half hour bus tour will take you to all the main attractions including the Royal Residence, Royal Square, the Belgian Houses of Parliament, the Chinese Pavilion and the Japanese Tower. We'll pass through the elegant Cinquantenaire district, with its Triumphal Arch, exceptional museums and splendid Art Nouveau houses. Other attractions include the imposing EU buildings (European Commission, the European Parliament and the Council of Ministers) and the world-famous Atomium, built to commemorate the World Exhibition of 1958. Belgium makes some of the best chocolates and beer in the world, so you should not miss the chance to try some. Nor should you leave without trying some delicious waffles. The best are to be had in the area around the Grand Place.
Day 20 After breakfast, travel to Amsterdam and go for the Semi Open Boat tour.
Unique in Amsterdam! Our brand new type of cruise boat offers you the comfort of a large canal cruise boat. When the weather is fine, the partially open roof will allow you to enjoy an open boat experience. In the event that the weather is not so favorable however, the boat can be comfortably closed, still ensuring a spectacular view. The boats run on solar energy and are completely silent. Enjoy a marvellous canal cruise in Amsterdam on board of a semi-open electric boat with zero emissions, and benefit from an audioguide in 19 different languages.
Day 21 After breakfast, Enjoy the City Sightseeing Amsterdam Hop-on Hop-off
Get to see the highlights of Amsterdam in this luxury double decker open top bus tour. The hop-on, hop-off City Sightseeing Bus allows you to explore Amsterdam at your own pace. There are eleven stops all over the city allowing you to get on and off whenever you feel like it. The Tickets are valid for 24 hours, the full tour takes one hour and the buses stop every 15 to 20 minutes throughout the day (depending on the time of year). Audio-guides providing a running commentary on the main sights and attractions are available in seven different languages. The tour starts at the Central Station where you can visit the Red Light District and Sint Nicolaaskerk, continuing to Nieuwezijds Voorburgwaal, Westerkerk, Leidseplein, Museumplein, Stathouderskade, Waterlooplein, Muntplein, Damrak before returning to the point of departure at the Central Station. Attractions on the route include the Royal Palace, the Nieuwe Kerk, the Van Gogh Museum, The Rijksmuseum, Rembrandt's House, the Floating Flower Market, the National Monument, as well as the location of one of the world's very first Stock Exchanges and the Skinny Bridge across the River Amstel. You will get a discount to the following attractions by showing your ticket: Madame Tussauds, the Heineken Experience, Coster Diamonds, the Van Gogh Museum and the Amsterdam Dungeon. All in all a great introduction to one of Europe's most vibrant and cosmopolitan cities.
Day 22 Departure
After breakfast, Transfer from hotel to airport for return flight.
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