European Interlude Preview 2018

Tour Type: Discovery
Brochure Type: Preview 2018 USA

The birthplaces of arts, culture and history are on show in this discovery of Europe, from Amsterdam's charming canal houses with their gabled facades and the imposing Cologne Cathedral to Vienna's Opera House and the exquisite Doge's Palace in Venice. Medieval castles, Baroque palaces and Renaissance masterpieces are yours to explore along this creative pilgrimage.

Sightseeing Highlights
  • City tour in London, Salzburg, Vienna, Rome, Florence and Paris
  • Cruise along the River Rhine
  • Orientation of Amsterdam, Munich, Innsbruck, Venice and Lucerne
  • See the Lorelei Rock, Lake Lugano and the Vineyards of Burgundy
  • View the castles of the Rhine Valley, the ancient sites of Rome, the Swiss Alps and the White Cliffs of Dover
  • Visit Cologne Cathedral, St. Peter's Basilica in Rome and the Eiffel Tower in Paris
Dining Highlights
  • 16 hot buffet breakfasts
  • 5 dinners
First class travel Highlights
  • Audio Headsets for flexible sightseeing
  • Daily breakfast and an average of 50% of evening meals
  • Luxury air-conditioned coach with WiFi in most countries or alternative transportation (such as rail journeys)
  • The services of a Trafalgar Local Host at your London hotel
  • Ferry across the Channel from Calais to Dover
  • Cherry-picked hotels, all tried and trusted
  • 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
  • The services of a professional Travel Director throughout your journey
  • All hotel tips, charges and local taxes
  • Eurostar high-speed train tickets from London to Brussels
  • London airport transfer service is available to purchase. Conditions apply. See airport transfer page link below for details
  • VIP entry to many sights

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Tour Operator
Trafalgar Tours
Duration
17 Days
Escorted
Escorted - Yes
DayDestinationDescription
Day 1LondonArrive London (2 Nights): Welcome to London. Relax after your journey or start to explore this fascinating city.
Cumberland
Day 2LondonLondon Sightseeing: London's historic landmarks are brought to life on your morning sightseeing tour, including Buckingham Palace and Westminster Abbey with a Local Specialist. Spend free time this afternoon exploring the sights of your choice or shop in the West End, Knightsbridge and Bond Street.Full Breakfast
Day 3AmsterdamLondon - Eurostar? - Amsterdam: This morning meet your Travel Director before travelling to London's St. Pancras International station 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, then get to know your fellow travellers and Travel Director on a glass-topped boat as you enjoy a sightseeing cruise Welcome Reception along the city's canals which includes a light supper and welcome drink.Full Breakfast, Welcome Reception
Mercure City
Day 4MannheimAmsterdam - Cologne - Rhine Cruise - Mannheim: This morning travel to Germany where you have the opportunity to visit Cologne Cathedral. Embark on a relaxing Rhine cruise at Boppard. Pass medieval castles and vineyards on the way to St. Goar, site of the Lorelei Rock. Dine at your Rhineland hotel this evening.Buffet Breakfast, Dinner
Mercure Am Rathaus
Day 5InnsbruckMannheim - Munich - Innsbruck: Drive through the Swabian Uplands to Munich and view the Olympic Stadium and Marienplatz during your orientation. Marvel at the Golden Roof and St. Jakob's Cathedral across the border in the Tyrolean capital, Innsbruck. This evening enjoy a Regional Meal with local specialities.Buffet Breakfast, Regional Meal
Grauer Bar
Day 6ViennaInnsbruck - Salzburg - Vienna (2 Nights): Admire the splendours of Salzburg, birthplace of Mozart. View the city's major landmarks during a walking tour with your Local Specialist including many locations used in the film 'The Sound of Music'. A scenic journey takes you towards the Danube River and the Baroque elegance of Vienna. This evening consider an Optional Dining Experience.Buffet Breakfast
Falkensteiner Wien Margareten
Day 7ViennaVienna Sightseeing: Wonderful views of Vienna's sights include the Opera House, the Hofburg, Stadtpark, Parliament and the Imperial Boulevards on your morning sightseeing tour with a Local Specialist. Visit the sights of your choice during free time this afternoon. Shop on the fashionable Kärntnerstrasse or simply relax in a typical Viennese café. Perhaps consider taking an Optional Experience to Schönbrunn Palace or experience the elegance of a concert and dinner.Buffet Breakfast
Day 8VeniceVienna - Venice (2 Nights): Journey into the heart of the Austrian Alps, past the Austrian Lake District, over the Italian border to the fertile plains of the Veneto. Cross into the magical city of Venice, Queen of the Adriatic, your home for the next two nights. Why not experience Venice at its best with an optional trip down the Grand Canal and a Gondola Serenade? Dine tonight at your hotel.Buffet Breakfast, Dinner with wine
Novotel Venezia Mestre Castellana
Day 9VeniceVenice Orientation: Discover the rich heritage of this Byzantine city during your private canal cruise to St. Mark's Square. Admire the Bridge of Sighs and the beautiful Doge's Palace. Enjoy a Cultural Insight into the Venetian tradition of glass making on Giudecca Island. Spend free time afterwards exploring or shopping. Consider an Optional Experience to the island of Burano, famous for its colourful houses. Buffet Breakfast
Day 10RomeVenice - Rome (2 Nights): Cross the Po valley and journey over the dramatic Apennine Mountains to Rome, the Eternal City. This evening you might like to discover Rome's vibrant nightlife.Buffet Breakfast
Occidental Aurelia
Day 11RomeRome Sightseeing: Visit St. Peter's Basilica, home of Michelangelo's Renaissance masterpiece the Pietà with a Local Specialist. In ancient Rome, view the Colosseum and see the Circus Maximus set in a valley below the Aventine and Palatine Hills. Consider an Optional Experience to the magnificent Sistine Chapel or perhaps admire the Piazzas and Fountains of Rome with an evening stroll through the ancient streets of the Eternal City.Buffet Breakfast
Day 12FlorenceRome - Florence Sightseeing: Admire the Tuscan landscape en route to Florence. Learn about the city's Renaissance history from your Local Specialist, who shows you the Duomo, the baptistery and a visit to Piazza della Signoria during your guided walking tour. View the majestic Ponte Vecchio bridge. Shop for high-quality leather and gold.Buffet Breakfast
Nilhotel
Day 13LucerneFlorence - Lucerne (2 Nights): Drive north and see beautiful Lake Lugano. Through the Ticino region take the scenic St. Gotthard route through the Alps to the picturesque town of Lucerne. This evening consider a night out at a traditional Swiss folklore evening with cheese fondue.Buffet Breakfast
Renaissance
Day 14LucerneLucerne Orientation: Admire the sights of this medieval town on your morning orientation. Visit the poignant Lion Monument and the wooden Chapel Bridge spanning the River Reuss. Don't miss the opportunity to take an exciting mountain Optional Experience with breathtaking views. Later there is time to shop for Swiss souvenirs including watches and chocolates.Buffet Breakfast
Day 15ParisLucerne - Paris (2 Nights): From Lucerne over the French border and past Belfort, see the vineyards in the wine-producing Burgundy region. Arrive later in Paris where you might like to visit a world-famous Parisian Cabaret tonight.Buffet Breakfast
Pullman La Defense
Day 16ParisParis Sightseeing: The Champs Elysees, the Arc de Triomphe, Place de la Concorde - see all these sights and more on your morning sightseeing tour with a Local Specialist. Admire stunning views across the city from the second level of the Eiffel Tower. Celebrate the end of a wonderful trip this evening with your companions at a Farewell Dinner.Buffet Breakfast, Farewell Dinner
Day 17Depart ParisDepart Paris: Today bid farewell to your fellow travellers and Travel Director at the end of your memorable holiday. An airport transfer is available. Conditions apply.Buffet Breakfast
Dates/Pricing

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DatePrice / DescriptionQuote
04/06/2018$4,195.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
04/20/2018$4,195.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
05/04/2018$4,425.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
05/11/2018$4,425.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
05/18/2018$4,425.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
05/25/2018$4,425.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
06/01/2018$4,425.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
06/08/2018$4,425.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
06/15/2018$4,425.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
06/22/2018$4,425.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
06/29/2018$4,250.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
07/06/2018$4,250.00* (USD) / Land Price - Definite DepartureQuote
07/13/2018$4,250.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
07/20/2018$4,250.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
07/27/2018$4,250.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
08/03/2018$4,250.00* (USD) / Land Price - Definite DepartureQuote
08/10/2018$4,250.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
08/17/2018$4,250.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
08/24/2018$4,425.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
08/31/2018$4,425.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
09/07/2018$4,425.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
09/14/2018$4,425.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
09/21/2018$4,425.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
09/28/2018$4,350.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
10/05/2018$4,350.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
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