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European Heritage

24 Days 8 Countries 20 Cities

Compare the cultures of Germany, Switzerland, Italy, France and Spain on this action-packed tour.

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      • Trip prices are per person, land only, based on double occupancy and reflect applicable discount. Discounts are subject to availability and may be withdrawn at any time without notice.
      • Trip prices are correct at the time of the products going live, however are subject to confirmation at the time of booking. All trip information is correct at time of trips going live, however are subject to change - please confirm all details at time of booking.
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      About this trip

      Encounter centuries of heritage as you travel to Europe's top historical sites. See the spiritual hub of Lourdes, Joan of Arc's battlegrounds and the birthplace of Mozart, with visits to the glamorous seaside capitals of Barcelona, Cannes and Monaco.

      Please note: All Preview 2018 itineraries are subject to change. Booked guests will be contacted about any changes to their trip upon the release of the 2018 Europe & Britain brochure.


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      Trip code: EEHR

      23 Nights

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      31 Meals
      • 23 buffet breakfasts

      • 8 three course dinners

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      What's Included

      Sightseeing Highlights

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        • Amsterdam
          Orientation tour and visit a diamond-cutting factory. Excursion to Volendam

        • Barcelona
          Sightseeing with your Local Specialist. See the Ramblas, Paseo de Gracia and Gaudi's Sagrada Familia Cathedral

        • Biarritz
          Visit this seaside resort

        • Bordeaux
          Orientation of the city

        • Cannes
          Visit the sophisticated film festival city

        • Dover
          See the White Cliffs

        • Florence
          Visit the Renaissance city

        • Heidelberg
          View the castle

        • Innsbruck
          View the Golden Roof and the Hofburg Palace

        • Liechtenstein
          Visit the capital, Vaduz

        • Loire Valley
          View Château de Amboise

        • Lourdes
          View the basilica and join the torchlight procession

        • Lucerne
          Visit the Lion Monument

        • Madrid
          Sightseeing with a Local Specialist. See Puerta del Sol and Plaza de España

        • Monaco
          Visit the Principality

        • Paris
          Sightseeing including views of the Champs Élysées, Arc de Triomphe and the Eiffel Tower

        • Pisa
          View the Leaning Tower

        • Rhine Valley
          Cruise the romantic Rhine

        • Rome
          Sightseeing with your Local Specialist. Visit St. Peter's Basilica. View the Colosseum and the ancient sites

        • Salzburg
          Visit this charming city of music

        • South of France
          Drive through Provence

        • Venice
          Cruise by private boat to St. Mark's Square. Visit a traditional glassblowing workshop on Giudecca Island

        • Vienna
          Morning sightseeing tour with your Local Specialist. See the Opera House, Hofburg, Parliament and Imperial Boulevards


      What's Included

      Dining

        • 23 buffet breakfasts

        • 8 three course dinners


      What's Included

      Unbeatable Features

        • Audio Headsets Provided throughout your holiday to enhance your included sightseeing experiences

        • Daily breakfast

        • Luxury air-conditioned coach

        • The services of a Trafalgar Local Host if you stay at Trafalgar's recommended London hotel

        • Return ferry from Dover to Calais

        • Cherry-picked hotels, all tried and trusted

        • Variety of Optional Experiences

        • An expert Travel Director and separate driver

        • All hotel service charges and tips, baggage handling fees and local taxes

        • Pick-up and drop-off if you stay at the Trafalgar recommended London hotel booked through Trafalgar or from the London Reception Centre

        • London airport transfers are available to purchase, conditions apply. See link below for airport transfer page


        Airport Transfers

      • Specific transfer information can be found on the airport transfers page


       

      European Heritage

      Your Itinerary

      1. London – Paris (2 Nights)

      Meet your Travel Director and embark on your journey. From Dover see the White Cliffs as you cross the Channel to Calais. Continue through the Somme battlefields in northern France to the glittering capital city of Paris.

      Hotel
      Mercure La Defense 5

      Optional Experiences

      Seine Cruise And Paris Illuminations

      Paris at night is a city transformed. Enjoy this superb 'City of Light' on a leisurely cruise along the River Seine. Afterwards, as we drive through this amazing city, we’ll stop at some vantage points for you to capture the fascinating sights on camera. In summer, this trip may take place before sunset.

      Adult Price: €38.00

      2. Paris Orientation and Free Time

      Admire the sights of Paris this morning including the Champs Élysées, Arc de Triomphe and the Eiffel Tower. Spend free time seeing more of this fascinating city. Tonight why not experience a famous cabaret show?

      Meal(s)
      Buffet Breakfast

      Optional Experiences

      Moulin Rouge Cabaret And Dinner

      Enjoy dinner and cabaret, including wine and champagne, at the world-famous Moulin Rouge – the original Paris cabaret. Immortalized by the award-winning film of the same name, this Parisian institution features 60 dancers and entertainers and over 1000 costumes!

      Adult Price: €162.00

      Notre Dame And Latin Quarter

      A guided drive through Paris' bohemian Left Bank with our Local Specialist brings us to amazing Notre Dame to discover one of the world's most famous Cathedrals and the epitome of Gothic architecture. Afterwards, take a stroll through the delightful Latin Quarter, a medieval maze of winding cobblestone alleyways where you'll have free time to enjoy the sidewalk bistros, boutiques and hidden squares.

      Adult Price: €33.00

      Nouvelle Eve Cabaret And Dinner

      Join us for dinner with wine included at one of the most prestigious cabaret shows in town, where you’ll watch an evening of exciting acts, stunning tableaux and wonderful entertainment – including the world famous Can-Can. A Parisian night you’ll never forget.

      Adult Price: €139.00

      3. Paris – Bordeaux

      Travel to the Loire Valley and view the Château de Amboise where Joan of Arc passed through before her battle with the English. Arrive later in Bordeaux.

      Meal(s)
      Buffet Breakfast
      Dinner
      Hotel
      Ibis Centre Meriadeck

      Optional Experiences

      Seine Cruise And Paris Illuminations

      Paris at night is a city transformed. Enjoy this superb 'City of Light' on a leisurely cruise along the River Seine. Afterwards, as we drive through this amazing city, we’ll stop at some vantage points for you to capture the fascinating sights on camera. In summer, this trip may take place before sunset.

      Adult Price: €38.00

      4. Bordeaux – Biarritz – Lourdes

      Head to the charming resort of Biarritz on the wild Atlantic coast before arriving in the pilgrim town Lourdes.

      Meal(s)
      Buffet Breakfast
      Dinner
      Hotel
      Quality Christina

      Optional Experiences

      Moulin Rouge Cabaret And Dinner

      Enjoy dinner and cabaret, including wine and champagne, at the world-famous Moulin Rouge – the original Paris cabaret. Immortalized by the award-winning film of the same name, this Parisian institution features 60 dancers and entertainers and over 1000 costumes!

      Adult Price: €162.00

      Notre Dame And Latin Quarter

      A guided drive through Paris' bohemian Left Bank with our Local Specialist brings us to amazing Notre Dame to discover one of the world's most famous Cathedrals and the epitome of Gothic architecture. Afterwards, take a stroll through the delightful Latin Quarter, a medieval maze of winding cobblestone alleyways where you'll have free time to enjoy the sidewalk bistros, boutiques and hidden squares.

      Adult Price: €33.00

      Nouvelle Eve Cabaret And Dinner

      Join us for dinner with wine included at one of the most prestigious cabaret shows in town, where you’ll watch an evening of exciting acts, stunning tableaux and wonderful entertainment – including the world famous Can-Can. A Parisian night you’ll never forget.

      Adult Price: €139.00

      5. Lourdes – Madrid (2 Nights)

      Cross the border into Spain and pass by the city of Burgos en route towards the cosmopolitan capital city of Madrid.

      Meal(s)
      Buffet Breakfast
      Hotel
      Barcelo Castellana Norte

      6. Madrid Sightseeing and Free Time

      See the Royal Palace and Plaza de España;a during your sightseeing with your Local Specialist. Later consider an excursion to Toledo.

      Meal(s)
      Buffet Breakfast

      Optional Experiences

      Spectacular Toledo: Spain's Ancient Capital

      Visit the ancient capital of Spain, which sits above the River Tagus and is home to the nation's principal cathedral and El Greco's famous views. Learn about Moorish and Jewish cultures, and how the area is famed for the production of Damascene work: intricate inlaid gold jewellery and craftwork.

      Adult Price: €44.00

      Dinner and Discovery in Old and New Madrid

      This evening you'll have the chance to admire the elegance of Madrid's new city, with its wide, tree-lined avenues and decorative fountains, before you experience the flavour of the old. Join the locals in a chat, and people-watch as you sip an aperitif before enjoying a delicious dinner.

      Adult Price: €61.00

      7. Madrid – Barcelona (2 Nights)

      Travel through the hills of Aragon and Catalonia to the bustling city of Barcelona.

      Meal(s)
      Buffet Breakfast
      Dinner
      Hotel
      AC Som

      8. Barcelona Sightseeing and Free Time

      This morning your Local Specialist shows you the sights including the Ramblas and the Sagrada Familia. Enjoy an afternoon exploring the city or perhaps consider joining an Optional Experience.

      Meal(s)
      Buffet Breakfast

      Optional Experiences

      Flamenco Spectacular With Dinner

      Come and experience the passion and spirit of Spain at a spectacular flamenco evening. This modern interpretation of Spain's most famous entertainment is one of the best shows in town, and we’ve even included dinner and drinks.

      Adult Price: €86.00

      Mystical Montserrat

      Join an Optional Experience to the enchanting and mystical mountain of Montserrat, with its breathtaking views and spectacular scenery. There we will visit the Benedictine monastery where the Black Madonna can be seen.

      Adult Price: €40.00

      Spectacular Toledo: Spain's Ancient Capital

      Visit the ancient capital of Spain, which sits above the River Tagus and is home to the nation's principal cathedral and El Greco's famous views. Learn about Moorish and Jewish cultures, and how the area is famed for the production of Damascene work: intricate inlaid gold jewellery and craftwork.

      Adult Price: €44.00

      Dinner and Discovery in Old and New Madrid

      This evening you'll have the chance to admire the elegance of Madrid's new city, with its wide, tree-lined avenues and decorative fountains, before you experience the flavour of the old. Join the locals in a chat, and people-watch as you sip an aperitif before enjoying a delicious dinner.

      Adult Price: €61.00

      9. Barcelona – Nice (2 Nights)

      Cross over the foothills of the Pyrenees and continue through Provence before arriving in Nice.

      Meal(s)
      Buffet Breakfast
      Hotel
      Ibis Nice Aeroport

      10. French Riviera Orientation and Free Time

      Enjoy free time to explore the French Riviera. Relax on the beach, perhaps enjoy lunch in a pavement café or join take an Optional Experience to the glamorous hilltop town of St. Paul de Vence.

      Meal(s)
      Buffet Breakfast

      Optional Experiences

      Flamenco Spectacular With Dinner

      Come and experience the passion and spirit of Spain at a spectacular flamenco evening. This modern interpretation of Spain's most famous entertainment is one of the best shows in town, and we’ve even included dinner and drinks.

      Adult Price: €86.00

      Mystical Montserrat

      Join an Optional Experience to the enchanting and mystical mountain of Montserrat, with its breathtaking views and spectacular scenery. There we will visit the Benedictine monastery where the Black Madonna can be seen.

      Adult Price: €40.00

      St. Paul And Corniche Discovery with Lunch or Dinner

      Join us on a drive inland towards the mountains to visit the historic, walled hilltop town of St. Paul - an artists’ paradise. We’ll continue along the Riviera, passing through glamorous Nice and travelling on the Corniche roads as you admire the spectacular views, before arriving at a characteristic restaurant for a delicious meal including drinks.

      Adult Price: €82.00

      St Paul de Vence and Nice

      A lovely drive into the Esteral Heights bring us to the quaint walled hilltown of St Paul de Vence. Our walk through the village’s winding streets with a Local Specialist reveals elegant fountains,vine-covered ramparts and interesting galleries. Then, because no visit to the Riviera is complete without it, we continue to glorious Nice to enjoy the city, its old town and colourful provençale markets.

      Adult Price: €43.00

      11. Nice – Monaco – Pisa – Montecatini

      Visit the Principality of Monaco where you view the Royal residence. See the Leaning Tower of Pisa before arriving in Montecatini.

      Meal(s)
      Buffet Breakfast
      Dinner
      Hotel
      Tuscany Inn

      Optional Experiences

      Taste of Tuscany

      Escape to the delightful rolling hills of Tuscany! We take you to a rustic farmhouse, snuggled between vineyards and olive groves, where our host gives you a tour of the grounds and cantina. Enjoy delicious local, farm-produced snacks, accompanied by music and drinks. Plus, those interested will enjoy a guided wine tasting of six vintages!

      Adult Price: €46.00

      12. Montecatini – Florence – Rome (2 Nights)

      Explore wonderful Florence with time to wander through its cobbled streets before arriving in the eternal city of Rome.

      Meal(s)
      Buffet Breakfast
      Hotel
      Ergife Palace

      Optional Experiences

      St. Paul And Corniche Discovery with Lunch or Dinner

      Join us on a drive inland towards the mountains to visit the historic, walled hilltop town of St. Paul - an artists’ paradise. We’ll continue along the Riviera, passing through glamorous Nice and travelling on the Corniche roads as you admire the spectacular views, before arriving at a characteristic restaurant for a delicious meal including drinks.

      Adult Price: €82.00

      St Paul de Vence and Nice

      A lovely drive into the Esteral Heights bring us to the quaint walled hilltown of St Paul de Vence. Our walk through the village’s winding streets with a Local Specialist reveals elegant fountains,vine-covered ramparts and interesting galleries. Then, because no visit to the Riviera is complete without it, we continue to glorious Nice to enjoy the city, its old town and colourful provençale markets.

      Adult Price: €43.00

      Florence's Renaissance Treasures

      This trip is all about exploring the jewel in Florence's crown: its Renaissance heritage. First, you'll get to view the Michelangelo collection, including the statue of David at the Academy of Fine Arts. You’ll continue to the Duomo where you’ll see first-hand its spectacular design. The trip ends in Signoria Square, the political centre of Florence.

      Adult Price: €42.00

      13. Rome Sightseeing and Free Time

      Visit St. Peter's Basilica with your Local Specialist and see Michelangelo's Pietà;. View the Colosseum and see the ancient sites in Rome. In your free time consider a tour of the Sistine Chapel.

      Meal(s)
      Buffet Breakfast

      Optional Experiences

      Taste of Tuscany

      Escape to the delightful rolling hills of Tuscany! We take you to a rustic farmhouse, snuggled between vineyards and olive groves, where our host gives you a tour of the grounds and cantina. Enjoy delicious local, farm-produced snacks, accompanied by music and drinks. Plus, those interested will enjoy a guided wine tasting of six vintages!

      Adult Price: €46.00

      Piazzas and Fountains of Rome

      Discover the most charming areas in the city with a Local Specialist. Wander through the labyrinth of narrow streets and beautiful squares of Rome's historic centre, leading to highlights such as the Trevi Fountain and the Pantheon, as well as hidden corners of the Eternal City.

      Adult Price: €33.00

      Roman Evening with Dinner

      Spend a light-hearted evening with us in Rome. Relax and enjoy typical Italian cuisine with drinks and music. Afterwards, we’ll enjoy a drive and provide a glimpse into how Romans enjoy their city.

      Adult Price: €61.00

      Inside The Vatican & Colosseum

      We skip the lines at the Vatican Museums for this tour that shows not just remarkable works of art collected and commissioned over the history of the Papacy, but also Michelangelo’s amazing ceiling frescoes in the Sistine Chapel. Later we hear fascinating tales of gladitorial combat and more on our visit to the Colosseum, again with time-saving VIP entrance.

      Adult Price: €79.00

      14. Rome – Venice (Mogliano) (2 Nights)

      Traverse the Apennine Mountains and cross the Veneto plain before arriving in the Venice region.

      Meal(s)
      Buffet Breakfast
      Hotel
      Villa Braida

      Optional Experiences

      Florence's Renaissance Treasures

      This trip is all about exploring the jewel in Florence's crown: its Renaissance heritage. First, you'll get to view the Michelangelo collection, including the statue of David at the Academy of Fine Arts. You’ll continue to the Duomo where you’ll see first-hand its spectacular design. The trip ends in Signoria Square, the political centre of Florence.

      Adult Price: €42.00

      15. Venice Orientation and Free Time

      Marvel at the sights as you cruise to St. Mark's Square by private launch. Enjoy a demonstration of glassblowing on Giudecca island with time later to shop and explore.

      Meal(s)
      Buffet Breakfast
      Dinner

      Optional Experiences

      Piazzas and Fountains of Rome

      Discover the most charming areas in the city with a Local Specialist. Wander through the labyrinth of narrow streets and beautiful squares of Rome's historic centre, leading to highlights such as the Trevi Fountain and the Pantheon, as well as hidden corners of the Eternal City.

      Adult Price: €33.00

      Roman Evening with Dinner

      Spend a light-hearted evening with us in Rome. Relax and enjoy typical Italian cuisine with drinks and music. Afterwards, we’ll enjoy a drive and provide a glimpse into how Romans enjoy their city.

      Adult Price: €61.00

      Inside The Vatican & Colosseum

      We skip the lines at the Vatican Museums for this tour that shows not just remarkable works of art collected and commissioned over the history of the Papacy, but also Michelangelo’s amazing ceiling frescoes in the Sistine Chapel. Later we hear fascinating tales of gladitorial combat and more on our visit to the Colosseum, again with time-saving VIP entrance.

      Adult Price: €79.00

      Gondolas & Grand Canal

      On arrival in Venice, a private boat will be waiting to take you to St Mark's Square, where you’ll enjoy a gondola ride while being serenaded by local musicians. Later, private water taxi's will take you along Venice's Grand Canal, where you’ll admire the magnificent palazzos and Rialto Bridge.

      Adult Price: €69.00

      Lagoon Cruise to Burano with Food and Drinks

      Join us as we discover the Venetian Lagoon by private boat. You will enjoy a delicious meal with a selection of drinks on the fishermen's island of Burano, famous for its multi-coloured houses - a real photographer's paradise.

      Adult Price: €70.00

      16. Venice (Mogliano) – Vienna (2 Nights)

      Travel through spectacular scenery and cross into Austria and make your way to the imperial city of Vienna.

      Meal(s)
      Buffet Breakfast
      Hotel
      Senator

      Optional Experiences

      Viennese Concert

      You’ll enjoy a wonderful concert of Viennese classical music including some of the most famous works of Strauss and Mozart, performed by some of the most highly acclaimed soloists and dancers in Austria. You’ll receive 'A Class' tickets and a complimentary glass of sparkling wine during the interval.

      Adult Price: €54.00

      17. Vienna Sightseeing and Free Time

      Your Local Specialist shows you the sights of Vienna including the Opera House, Hofburg, Parliament and Imperial Boulevards. Spend free time exploring or perhaps take an excursion to the vast Schönbrunn Palace.

      Meal(s)
      Buffet Breakfast

      Optional Experiences

      Gondolas & Grand Canal

      On arrival in Venice, a private boat will be waiting to take you to St Mark's Square, where you’ll enjoy a gondola ride while being serenaded by local musicians. Later, private water taxi's will take you along Venice's Grand Canal, where you’ll admire the magnificent palazzos and Rialto Bridge.

      Adult Price: €69.00

      Lagoon Cruise to Burano with Food and Drinks

      Join us as we discover the Venetian Lagoon by private boat. You will enjoy a delicious meal with a selection of drinks on the fishermen's island of Burano, famous for its multi-coloured houses - a real photographer's paradise.

      Adult Price: €70.00

      Dinner And Viennese Concert

      A wonderful evening of all things Viennese! Enjoy a superb dinner with drinks, followed by a concert of Viennese classical music. Works by Johann Strauss and Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart will be performed and your 'A Class' tickets and a complimentary glass of sparkling wine or juice during the interval will only enhance the experience.

      Adult Price: €100.00

      Viennese Dinner with Musical Entertainment

      Enjoy dinner in an atmospheric Viennese restaurant, with drinks and traditional musical entertainment included. A unique experience in one of Europe’s most elegant cities.

      Adult Price: €61.00

      Schönbrunn Palace And Gardens

      The Imperial Summer Palace of Schönbrunn offers an amazing journey through the centuries of Hapsburg rule. It is perfectly preserved and richly decorated with treasures from around the globe. Each room has a story to tell, so of course, you’ll have a Local Specialist to bring it to life and VIP entrance to make the most of your time.

      Adult Price: €42.00

      18. Vienna – Salzburg – Innsbruck

      Arrive in Salzburg where you see Mozart's birthplace as well as locations from the Sound of Music. In Innsbruck view the Golden Roof and Hofburg.

      Meal(s)
      Buffet Breakfast
      Dinner
      Hotel
      Bon Alpina

      Optional Experiences

      Viennese Concert

      You’ll enjoy a wonderful concert of Viennese classical music including some of the most famous works of Strauss and Mozart, performed by some of the most highly acclaimed soloists and dancers in Austria. You’ll receive 'A Class' tickets and a complimentary glass of sparkling wine during the interval.

      Adult Price: €54.00

      19. Innsbruck – Liechtenstein – Lucerne Region (Sarnen) (2 Nights)

      Visit Vaduz, the capital of Liechtenstein. Cross into Switzerland and traverse mountain passes to picturesque Sarnen.

      Meal(s)
      Buffet Breakfast
      Dinner
      Hotel
      Krone Sarnen

      Optional Experiences

      Dinner And Viennese Concert

      A wonderful evening of all things Viennese! Enjoy a superb dinner with drinks, followed by a concert of Viennese classical music. Works by Johann Strauss and Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart will be performed and your 'A Class' tickets and a complimentary glass of sparkling wine or juice during the interval will only enhance the experience.

      Adult Price: €100.00

      Viennese Dinner with Musical Entertainment

      Enjoy dinner in an atmospheric Viennese restaurant, with drinks and traditional musical entertainment included. A unique experience in one of Europe’s most elegant cities.

      Adult Price: €61.00

      Schönbrunn Palace And Gardens

      The Imperial Summer Palace of Schönbrunn offers an amazing journey through the centuries of Hapsburg rule. It is perfectly preserved and richly decorated with treasures from around the globe. Each room has a story to tell, so of course, you’ll have a Local Specialist to bring it to life and VIP entrance to make the most of your time.

      Adult Price: €42.00

      20. Lucerne Orientation and Free Time

      Your orientation tour includes the poignant Lion Monument and the 14th century wooden Chapel Bridge, with free time afterwards to shop for all things Swiss.

      Meal(s)
      Buffet Breakfast

      Optional Experiences

      Swiss Folklore Evening And Dinner

      Tonight we’ll enjoy a tasty Swiss meal, including the famous Swiss cheese fondue, in a typical restaurant. While enjoying dinner, you can also join in a lively folklore show which includes yodelling, flag-throwing and Alpine horn-blowing. Two drinks are also included.

      Adult Price: Fr.99.00

      Mount Pilatus And Lake Cruise

      We’ll ascend by cog-wheel train to Mount Pilatus’ summit, where you’ll have time to explore, admire the views, and breathe the pure air. Then, we’ll descent by cable-car to enjoy a scenic lake cruise. On certain departures this Optional may be operated in reverse.

      Adult Price: Fr.112.00

      Alpine Farm & Carriage Ride

      A chance to get to know the Swiss, you’ll meet local farmers and enjoy a delightful countryside tour in horse drawn carriages. Soak up the stunning scenery as we trot around a typical rural community, en route to a working farm where you’ll savour local drinks and snacks.

      Adult Price: Fr.67.00

      21. Lucerne Region (Sarnen) – Heidelberg – Rhineland

      Visit Heidelberg and see the impressive Renaissance castle overlooking the town. Later arrive at your hotel and dine tonight at a local restaurant.

      Meal(s)
      Buffet Breakfast
      Dinner
      Hotel
      Michel Heppenheim

      22. Rhineland – Rhine Cruise – Amsterdam (2 Nights)

      Enjoy a leisurely cruise along the Rhine where you see steep vineyards and medieval castles. Arrive later in Amsterdam.

      Meal(s)
      Buffet Breakfast
      Hotel
      Ibis Airport

      Optional Experiences

      Swiss Folklore Evening And Dinner

      Tonight we’ll enjoy a tasty Swiss meal, including the famous Swiss cheese fondue, in a typical restaurant. While enjoying dinner, you can also join in a lively folklore show which includes yodelling, flag-throwing and Alpine horn-blowing. Two drinks are also included.

      Adult Price: Fr.99.00

      Mount Pilatus And Lake Cruise

      We’ll ascend by cog-wheel train to Mount Pilatus’ summit, where you’ll have time to explore, admire the views, and breathe the pure air. Then, we’ll descent by cable-car to enjoy a scenic lake cruise. On certain departures this Optional may be operated in reverse.

      Adult Price: Fr.112.00

      Alpine Farm & Carriage Ride

      A chance to get to know the Swiss, you’ll meet local farmers and enjoy a delightful countryside tour in horse drawn carriages. Soak up the stunning scenery as we trot around a typical rural community, en route to a working farm where you’ll savour local drinks and snacks.

      Adult Price: Fr.67.00

      23. Amsterdam Orientation and Excursion to Volendam

      See the historic sights of Amsterdam, and visit a diamond polishing centre. In Volendam learn about the arts of cheese and clog making.

      Meal(s)
      Buffet Breakfast

      Optional Experiences

      Amsterdam Discovery And Canal Cruise

      Absolutely the best way to see Amsterdam’s wonderful sights! A private cruise by glass-roofed boat travels the historic canal ring, showing imposing warehouses, stately merchant homes, houseboats & bridges. Then, on foot with our Local Specialist, explore the heart of the city, including the not-to-be-missed coffeehouses and shop-windows of the Red Light District!

      Adult Price: €30.00

      Dinner In A Historic Dutch House

      Join us for a delicious meal of Dutch specialities, including drinks, in the elegant surroundings of this historic house.

      Adult Price: €63.00

      24. Amsterdam – London

      Pass through Belgium to Calais and board your ferry to Dover. Later arrive in London where your memorable holiday comes to an end.

      Meal(s)
      Buffet Breakfast

      Available Departures

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      Highlights

      What's Included

      Sightseeing Highlights

      Bordeaux Vinyards, France
        • Amsterdam
          Orientation tour and visit a diamond-cutting factory. Excursion to Volendam

        • Barcelona
          Sightseeing with your Local Specialist. See the Ramblas, Paseo de Gracia and Gaudi's Sagrada Familia Cathedral

        • Biarritz
          Visit this seaside resort

        • Bordeaux
          Orientation of the city

        • Cannes
          Visit the sophisticated film festival city

        • Dover
          See the White Cliffs

        • Florence
          Visit the Renaissance city

        • Heidelberg
          View the castle

        • Innsbruck
          View the Golden Roof and the Hofburg Palace

        • Liechtenstein
          Visit the capital, Vaduz

        • Loire Valley
          View Château de Amboise

        • Lourdes
          View the basilica and join the torchlight procession

        • Lucerne
          Visit the Lion Monument

        • Madrid
          Sightseeing with a Local Specialist. See Puerta del Sol and Plaza de España

        • Monaco
          Visit the Principality

        • Paris
          Sightseeing including views of the Champs Élysées, Arc de Triomphe and the Eiffel Tower

        • Pisa
          View the Leaning Tower

        • Rhine Valley
          Cruise the romantic Rhine

        • Rome
          Sightseeing with your Local Specialist. Visit St. Peter's Basilica. View the Colosseum and the ancient sites

        • Salzburg
          Visit this charming city of music

        • South of France
          Drive through Provence

        • Venice
          Cruise by private boat to St. Mark's Square. Visit a traditional glassblowing workshop on Giudecca Island

        • Vienna
          Morning sightseeing tour with your Local Specialist. See the Opera House, Hofburg, Parliament and Imperial Boulevards


      What's Included

      Dining

        • 23 buffet breakfasts

        • 8 three course dinners


      What's Included

      Unbeatable Features

        • Audio Headsets Provided throughout your holiday to enhance your included sightseeing experiences

        • Daily breakfast

        • Luxury air-conditioned coach

        • The services of a Trafalgar Local Host if you stay at Trafalgar's recommended London hotel

        • Return ferry from Dover to Calais

        • Cherry-picked hotels, all tried and trusted

        • Variety of Optional Experiences

        • An expert Travel Director and separate driver

        • All hotel service charges and tips, baggage handling fees and local taxes

        • Pick-up and drop-off if you stay at the Trafalgar recommended London hotel booked through Trafalgar or from the London Reception Centre

        • London airport transfers are available to purchase, conditions apply. See link below for airport transfer page


        Airport Transfers

      • Specific transfer information can be found on the airport transfers page


      Guest Reviews and Ratings

      • Guest Service Rating from 91 Reviews

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        Service rating : Tour guide was excellent bus drive was excellent it was all to fast not enough time in countries hotel most to far away from the main town the 8 dinners included were very basic the optional extras if you dintnt do them wouldn't have seen anything and was very expensiveProduct

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        Javier was fantastic. The whole experience was awesome

      • Trip:

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        Service rating : Great tour guide showing the highlights of Europe. Cheap accommodation to assist cut down the costs. The business model is based on numbers so expect to be part of a group of 50 people. A lot of time is spent on the bus and for anyone over 6 foot tall you will constantly be

      • Trip:

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        Service rating : The whole experience was amazing. Saw looks of places and the knowledge on all areas was exceptional. Saw places i would not have seen myself.Product : the itinerary was full everyday with lots of wow moments. Everyone needs to do a trip like this once in their life.

      • Trip:

        Service:

        Service rating : We had an amazing tour - European Heritage June/July 17 it was well organised, we had the best tour director and coach driver which made it fabulous. The tour itself included everything you would hope to see and so much more. The optional extra's were simply the best and value

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