Get to know about 3 major European cities with both individual and guided tours. With the history and pomp of London to the sophistication of Paris and the quaint charm of Amsterdam, the many contrasts will bring you much enjoyment.
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ALL IN PRICE: $3154 CAD
LIST OF FEATURES:
•Transfers from/to train stations
•12 nights’ accommodation
•Sightseeing as per the itinerary
HURRY! OFFER ENDS FEBRUARY 6TH 2019
Prices are "from", per person, based on twin/double share and include all taxes. Subject to availability.
Day 1: London Train Station to London Central Hotel
Discover the contemporary elegance of Novotel London West. Whether you choose this hotel for business or leisure, you are sure to be tempted by the international cuisine. Just minutes from three of London's main tube lines, it is the perfect location for successful meetings. Experience West London at Novotel. Breakfast included. Breakfast included.
Day 2: The Original London Sightseeing Tour (Hop On and Hop Off)
The Original London Sightseeing Tour provides more than just a great way to travel around London. Founded in 1951 it has now become established as the essential introduction to London. It is the only sightseeing tour to offer you total choice and flexibility. The Hop-on Hop-off service allows you to board any of our tour routes at over 80 different stops with a commentary in English or a wide choice of other languages. The Kids' Club provides an educational but fun alternative for 5-12 year olds. The services are frequent and reliable with tours running daily, every 15-20 minutes. The Original Tour allows you to experience all the magical sights and sounds of London in a comfortable and secure environment. Sit back, relax and take in the sights, sounds and iconic views of the city, both ancient and modern. The fantastic value 24-hour ticket offers a truly comprehensive London sightseeing experience: on foot, by boat and on board a marvellous fleet of London’s famous red buses.
Day 3: Windsor Castle, Stonehenge and Bath with Entry Tickets
Your day begins with a visit to one of the National Treasures. Built high above the River Thames, Windsor Castle has been home to the Royal Family for 900 years and is still an Official Residence of the Queen. Here you will visit the magnificent State Apartments, still used for State occasions and Royal receptions. Your next stop is clouded in mystery. The ancient stone circle of Stonehenge is an amazing feat of engineering and the most important prehistoric site in England, but beyond its archaeological significance and possible astronomical role, Stonehenge is also a place of spiritual importance. Early legends link it with Merlin and King Arthur, but over the last hundred years the midsummer sunrise has attracted pagan groups and followers of the Ancient Order of Druids. You will also visit the beautiful Georgian City of Bath and take you on a panoramic tour of some of the finest architectural sights in Europe, including Bath Abbey, the Royal Crescent, the Circus, Assembly Rooms and the famous Pulteney Bridge. Explore the Roman Baths, built around thermal springs, which have been supplying water for over 2,000 years. In Roman times a great Temple was built next to the sacred spring - the waters were believed to have healing properties and attracted visitors from across the Roman Empire.
Day 4: Madame Tussauds
Millions and millions of people have flocked through the doors of Madame Tussauds since they first opened over 200 years ago and it remains just as popular as it ever was. There are many reasons for this enduring success, but at the heart of it all is good, old-fashioned curiosity. Today's visitors are sent on a unique, emotionally-charged journey through the realms of the powerful and famous. The museum-style ropes and poles have gone so guests can truly get up, close and personal with A-list celebrities, sporting legends, political heavyweights and historical icons, reliving the times, events and moments that made the world talk about them...
Madame Tussauds all inclusive rates include unrestricted admissions into the main Madame Tussauds attraction, "Scream" and "Marvel 4D" experience shown at the Auditorium.
Priority access (Fast track) does not mean immediate entry to the attraction; it means that these customers are given priority entry over the other guests who buy their tickets on the day.
Day 5: London Central Hotel to London Train Station - Paris Railway Station or Pier to Paris Central Hotel
The Eden Opera hotel has a privileged location in the very heart of Paris for your business or leisure trips. The hotel Eden Opera is located close to Montmartre, The Opera House Garnier, big department stores of Haussmann Boulevard and many theaters and cabarets as Mogador or Moulin Rouge. Breakfast included.
Day 6: Guided Louvre Museum - Skip the Line - Afternoon
Your priority access ticket will allow you to follow your guide straight into the world's largest museum. No need to stand in line! This guided tour offers the perfect opportunity to learn about the museum's huge collection and its greatest works of art, such as the Mona Lisa, the Venus de Milo, and the Coronation of Napoleon.
Before it became a museum in 1793, the Louvre had long been one of the principle palaces of the Kings of France. Located right in the heart of Paris, the Louvre's galleries stretch for 786,000 square feet. It is home to the world's largest collection of art works, spanning more than 7,000 years from ancient civilizations to the 19th Century. The museum's collections are split into eight different departments: Egyptian antiquities, Greek, Etruscan & Roman antiquities, Near Eastern antiquities, Islamic art, Paintings, Sculptures, Decorative Arts, and Prints & Drawings.
Spend time discovering these collections with your guide, who will show you some of the museum's most famous works and tell you about the stories that lie behind them. Marvel at the Mona Lisa, painted by Leonardo da Vinci in 1506, one of the most famous female portraits in the world; the Venus de Milo, a celebrated Greek sculpture dating from 100 BC depicting the goddess Aphrodite; or the giant 33-foot-long painting of the Coronation of Napoleon, painted in 1807 by Jacques-Louis David to commemorate the crowning of Napoleon Bonaparte in Notre Dame Cathedral.
After your guided tour, spend time exploring other parts of the museum at your own pace.
Day 7: Paris Open Tour - Hop On/Off Bus 1 Day
Visit Paris boarding an open top bus "Open Tour Paris" and enjoy an exceptional view of Paris. Hop on Hop off as often as you please and see Paris in your own time and at your own pace with the 4 tour itineraries. Explore the Paris you have been looking for, historical, romantic, fashionable, fun and shopper friendly while listening to nice audio guided commentaries! Bus frequency gives you the opportunity to visit at your own pace the top monuments and to be seated comfortably each time you take the bus.
Day 8: Giverny and Versailles
In the morning at Giverny you have a guided visit of part of the wonderful gardens. Then, you will be on your own to visit Claude Monet's house and studio. The driver/guide will also provide you with the entrance ticket to the new " Musee des Impressionnismes Giverny". Lunch is included at "the Moulin de Fourges" (drinks included). Then there is a pleasant drive through the countryside of the Seine Valley. At Versailles you have a guided visit of the gardens. Then visit with an audio guide the State Apartments of the Palace. Entrance tickets included.
Day 9: Paris Central Hotels to Paris Railway Station or Pier
Welcome to the well-known Best Western Apollo Museum Hotel, situated in a monumental building next to the Rijksmuseum. This non-smoking hotel is located in the most exclusive shopping street P.C. Hooftstraat opposite the Singel canal. The Van Gogh Museum, the Stedelijk Museum of modern art, RAI Convention Center, Leidsesquare, casino, restaurants and theatres, historical city centre of Amsterdam, the canals and the Vondelpark are all just a few minutes walking distance. From Central Station by tram line 2 or 5 with the stop nearby or by taxi which is no more than 15 minutes. Breakfast included.
Day 10: Amsterdam Guided City Tour
Amsterdam has so much more to offer besides the canals. On this live guided tour we will show you countless interesting sights and amazing views on the outside of the city centre. You will be able to admire the idyllic suburban scenery and the architecture of beautiful mansions. We will have a photo stop at a remarkable windmill and you will have the opportunity to visit a diamond factory in the Museum District. From this point you can decide whether you want to explore Amsterdam further on your own or return to the bus which will take you back to where the tour started.
Day 11: Day at Leisure
Today is totally free and at leisure. You can take advantage of any optional activities available or simply relax.
Day 12: Volendam, Marken and Windmills Half Day Tour
A visit to The Netherlands would not be complete without having seen the lovely Dutch countryside. During this excursion you will see Zaanse Schans, the picturesque windmill village with its typical green-timbered houses and warehouses. Here we will visit a working windmill. Another highlight during this excursion is the famous and lively fishing village of Volendam, where we will visit a cheese factory. You will be given time for lunch at a traditional fish restaurant (lunch not included). Also, we will take a boat trip to or from the former island of Marken, where we will visit a local traditional clog maker.
Day 13: Amsterdam to Amsterdam Train Station
Duration: 30 minutes