TOUR PACKAGE : European Dream 2016


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France | France

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10 Days


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Jul 11, 2016 Jul 20, 2016 10 Old
Jul 25, 2016 Aug 03, 2016 10 Old
Aug 22, 2016 Aug 31, 2016 10 Old
Sep 05, 2016 Sep 14, 2016 10 Old
Sep 26, 2016 Oct 05, 2016 10 Old
Oct 17, 2016 Oct 26, 2016 10 Old


Sightseeing Highlights

  • City tour in Rome, Florence, Paris and London
  • Orientation of Venice and Lucerne
  • Visit St. Peter's Basilica in Rome and the Eiffel Tower in Paris
  • View the Colosseum and other ancient sites in Rome, St. Mark's Basilica in Venice, Lion Monument and the Chapel Bridge in Lucerne, the Champs Élysées, Arc de Triomphe in Paris and the White Cliffs of Dover
  • See the Tuscan countryside, the Vineyards of Burgundy and the Somme Battlefield in France


Dining Highlights

  • 9 hot buffet breakfasts.
  • 3 dinners.


First class travel Highlights

  • Ferry across the Channel from Calais to Dover
  • Luxury air-conditioned coach with WiFi in most countries or alternative transportation (such as rail journeys)
  • Hand-picked 4 and 5 star accommodation
  • 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
  • VIP entry to many sights
  • Audio Headsets for flexible sightseeing
  • The services of a Trafalgar Local Host at your London hotel.
  • Use of Trafalgar's London Reception Centre offering a range of services including tickets for day trips and local attractions.
  • London airport shuttle service is available to purchase. Conditions apply


General Note
Authentic AccommodationGrand Hotel Europe, Lucerne, Switzerland Taking you straight back to Switzerland's elegant past, the appropriately named Grand Hotel Europe is a landmark in Lucerne. Situated by the lake, it is our Authentic Accommodations on trips we take to this historic town.Winter DeptFall, Winter, Spring (WROL): Please note, these departures are subject to change in price, discount and hotel. Prices and discounts will be confirmed in May 2016.Festive DeptsFestive Celebrations: Christmas and New Year Celebrations have been arranged for these departures. Join us in Europe to celebrate the Festive Season.London transferLondon Airport Transfers: Transfers available to purchase. Conditions apply. See page 250 for details.London hotelUnused London Accommodations: Prices are per person per night $XXTransferAirport transfers: On arrival at Rome Fiumicino Airport transfers will operate at 9.30am, 12.30pm and 3.30pm. Guests arriving later should make their own way to the hotel.Cruise ConnectionCruise Connection: This trip starts or ends in a popular cruise port, so you can combine a cruise with a more in-depth guided experience in Europe.GratuitiesGratuities: Option to pre-pay gratuities for Travel Director and Driver, XXXXX per person.WifiWiFi: See pages 250-251 for details.


Local traditions and national heritage come into focus on this fast-paced jaunt, as Europe's 'celebrity' cities of Rome, Florence, Venice and Paris join the lesser known highlights of Lucerne.You'll enjoy Insider moments like… experiencing the heat of the roaring furnace as molten glass expands under the power of an artisan's lungs in a glass factory, as you find out the science behind the beauty of this Venetian craft.


Day 1 - Arrive Rome (2 Nights)
Welcome to Rome, the Eternal City. Relax after your journey. In the evening enjoy an orientation drive where you see some of the major sites before enjoying a Welcome Reception with your fellow travellers and Travel Director.Welcome Reception
Crowne Plaza St. Peters

Day 2 - Rome Sightseeing and Free Time
Your sightseeing tour with a Local Specialist takes you to visit St. Peter's Basilica in the Vatican City, one of the largest and most significant churches in the Christian world. Witness Michelangelo's Pietà, a masterpiece of Renaissance sculpture. View the ancient sites in Rome including the Colosseum, where ancient gladiatorial contests took place. Spend time on your own experiencing the wonders of the Eternal City. In your free time perhaps visit the Sistine Chapel or make a wish and throw a coin in the Trevi Fountain. Please note: Due to religious celebrations throughout the Holy Year of Mercy the Rome included sightseeing may be modified.Buffet Breakfast

Day 3 - Rome - Florence Sightseeing
From Rome travel north into Tuscany, through rolling countryside and along the valley of the River Arno to Florence, the birthplace of the Renaissance. Enjoy stories as you view the Duomo and then visit Piazza della Signoria during your sightseeing tour with a Local Specialist. Arrive later at your hotel.Buffet Breakfast
Grand Hotel Mediterraneo

Day 4 - Florence - Venice
Upon arrival in Venice cruise the Giudecca canal and view the imposing Basilica and the ornate Doge's Palace before exploring this incredible city. Enjoy a Cultural Insight glassblowing demonstration. Perhaps sample dinner in one of the many restaurants or sip coffee 'al fresco' while listening to the orchestras in St. Mark's Square.Buffet Breakfast
Novotel Venezia Mestre Castellana

Day 5 - Venice - Lucerne
Leave Venice and travel across the Veneto plains, then north to the Italian and Swiss Lake Districts via Como and Lugano. Marvel at the picturesque alpine scenery along the St. Gotthard route into central Switzerland, arriving later at Lucerne. Visit the Lion Monument, a memorial to Swiss Guards massacred in Paris in 1792 while guarding Louis XVI. Explore the Old Town and perhaps join an Optional Experience to one of the surrounding mountain peaks. Dine at your hotel tonight.Buffet Breakfast, Dinner
Grand Europe Authentic Accommodation

Day 6 - Lucerne - Paris (2 Nights)
From Lucerne head northwest past Basel into France. See the extensive vineyards of Burgundy, one of the country's biggest wine producing areas. Arrive in the City of Light for a two night stay. Tonight consider going to one of the city's most famous cabaret shows.Buffet Breakfast
Renaissance La Defense

Day 7 - Paris Sightseeing and Free Time
During your sightseeing with your Local Specialist ascend to the second level of the Eiffel Tower by elevator and get a bird's eye view of the golden dome of Les Invalides. See the Arc de Triomphe and Place de la Concorde. Perhaps take an Optional Experience to visit Versailles, lavishly designed for Louis XIV. Tonight dine with your Travel Director and fellow travellers at a Farewell Dinner.Buffet Breakfast, Farewell Dinner

Day 8 - Paris - London (2 Nights)
Say 'au revoir' as you pass the Somme battlefields en route to Calais. Sail across the Channel to Dover, continuing by coach through Kent to London, your final destination.Buffet Breakfast
Hilton Kensington

Day 9 - London Sightseeing and Free Time
Many major sights are included on your morning guided sightseeing tour including views of Big Ben, the Houses of Parliament and Buckingham Palace with a Local Specialist. Your included sightseeing will finish in central London, so the rest of the day is free for you to explore this magical capital city.Full Breakfast

Day 10 - Depart London
Time to bid farewell to London and your fellow travelers as your memorable European vacation comes to an end. Airport transfers are available. Conditions apply.Full Breakfast