This European tour takes in the best of Western, Central, and Southern Europe - their cities, historic sights, scenery, and architecture. Start in London and end in Amsterdam. Visit Paris, Rome, Barcelona, and Vienna, a ferry crossing to Greece - visit Olympia and Athens, as well as Florence, Innsbruck, Arles, Bordeaux, Venice, Salzburg and Lucerne. Your journey covers ancient Greece with the visit of the Parthenon, Rome’s Colosseum and Roman Forum; Pompeii, Carcassonne, Lucerne’s Chapel Bridge, Pisa’s Leaning Tower Innsbruck’s Golden Roof, Florence’s Duomo; Venice’s baroque extravaganza, a Rhine cruise and more.
On this European tour, see its highlights. Start in Amsterdam with sightseeing and a canal cruise end in London. Travel to Germany, Austria, Italy, Switzerland, and France. Sightseeing In Amsterdam, Rome, Florence, and Paris. The Eiffel Tower in Paris; Piazza Signoria in Florence, St. Peter’s Square in Rome. Visit Rome’s Colosseum and Roman Forum; a boat ride to Venice’s St. Mark’s Square; a visit to Assisi’s Basilica and Neuschwanstein Castle. Drive through the Gotthard Tunnel to the Swiss Alps, drive through France’s vineyards. Overnight in Lake Como, time in Lucerne, stop in Interlaken. Travel the Channel Tunnel from France to the UK!
Discover two of the world’s most exciting cities London and Paris. Local Guide in each city, see Big Ben and Piccadilly Circus in London, and the Champs-Elysées and Arc de Triomphe in Paris. A private, narrated cruise on London’s Thames River, and ascend to the 2nd floor of the Eiffel Tower. Enjoy the high-speed Eurostar train ride. Enjoy experiences, such as sipping champagne and spectacular views on the London Eye. Or take a ride the little train through picturesque Montmartre? All this and more - including plenty of time on your own.
Eastern Europe's capitals of Germany - Czech Republic - Slovakia - Hungary - Austria. Enjoy the regal air of Munich, Prague, Budapest, Vienna and Salzburg. Magical cities of bridges, cathedrals, cobbled lanes, and castles - central Europe's capitals put on a stately show in which the leads are played by Bohemian Prague, the eclectic Slovakian capital of Bratislava, and the beautiful Danube river featuring the regal cities of Vienna and Budapest where you'll break bread with a local family and hear of their heartwarming WWII rescue.
An affordable tour of Croatia & Slovenia rich in history. Visit seaside Opatija. Walk the cobbled streets of Split to the 4th century Palace of Diocletian. Tour magnificent Dubrovnik, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. See the two-tiered towns in the Croatian capital city of Zagreb. Travel to Bled, an alpine resort, in the Julian Alps.
The rediscovered jewels of Imperial Europe are the focus of this popular vacation, which includes overnights in Munich, Prague, Vienna, Budapest, and Salzburg. In Prague, see the tolling of the Astronomical Clock, when a sinister medieval figure of Death emerges to pull the bell cord.
Experience northern France, starting in Paris. Visit the Notre Dame Cathedral, the Eiffel Tower, Arc de Triomphe, and more. Visit the Monet Gardens in Giverny, see Rouen Cathedral, admire Normandy’s coastline. Relive William the Conqueror’s feats. Visit Mont St. Michel, then St.Malo, Rennes, and the Loire Valley. Visit Blois renaissance castle and gothic Chartres Cathedral before returning to Paris.
This trip is filled with colour, unique cultures and enthralling history. Visit coastal Copenhagen, island-ringed Stockholm, striking Helsinki, and then travel between St. Petersburg and Moscow. Later, get acquainted with Minsk's Soviet style and Warsaw's Gothic churches before finishing your holiday in vibrant Berlin.
The best of Scandinavia, spectacular fjords, waterfalls, mountains and glaciers. Explore Stockholm’s history with a city tour or a walking tour of Old Town. Spend time in Denmark, “Scandinavia’s greatest little kingdom.” See Copenhagen Northern Europe’s coziest capital. Norway home to many natural wonders, stunning cities and fascinating history. Hear stories of its rich Viking heritage. Meander the streets of Bryggen. Discover Norway’s rugged coastline and waterways with 6 nights on a Hurtigruten ship. Experience the land of the midnight sun. Your tour culminates as your ship sails across the Arctic Circle to the very top of Europe.
A land of unparalleled beauty – Scandinavia’s natural wonders, history and culture. Discover Denmark's Copenhagen dubbed the “gastro capital of Scandinavia.” Discover glassblowing at Sweden’s oldest operating glassworks factory. Learn about Stockholm on either a walking or panoramic tour. Dine at Fem Små Hus, a 17th-century restaurant. Travel through Sweden aboard a high-speed train. Tour Oslo’s remarkable Viking Ship Museum. Embark on one of the world’s steepest train rides, the renowned Flam Railway. Experience Norway’s breathtaking fjord the dramatic Sognefjord to the Briksdal Glacier. Embark on an exhilarating Geirangerfjord cruise.
Experience a Nordic world of fjords, castles, glaciers, and the legacy of the Vikings on this Scandinavia tour. Travel by train, ferry, and coach through Sweden, Denmark, and Norway. Traverse the Swedish countryside along the Yellow Roads... cruise through Norway's dramatic fjords... hike to the foot of a glacier... visit a traditional wooden stave church... ride the Flåmsbana, one of the world's steepest railway lines... tour Danish castles and palaces... have fun at Tivoli Gardens. Discover the capitals of Stockholm, Copenhagen, and Oslo; see the Danish Crown Jewels, royal Viking ships, a well-preserved medieval port, and the warship Vasa, rescued after more than 300 years on the bottom of Stockholm harbor. Our two-week Scandinavia tour has it all!
Magnificent architecture, landscapes, cuisine, ruins, and art, Italy is a country like no other. Visit Cinque Terre, five medieval villages. Journey through Tuscany, visit Lake Maggiore. Take an excursion to Lugano, visit Sorrento and take a day trip to Capri. Visit Pompeii. See Rome’s Colosseum and the Roman Forum. In Genoa, see the remains of the city’s 17th-century fortifications. Visit St Francis’ Basilica in Assisi. Guided city sightseeing tours in Rome, Florence and Genoa, an orientation in Venice includes a boat trip to St Mark’s square.
This popular of Italy tours scenic Tuscan hill towns, centuries-old cities and countryside villages, and along the Amalfi Coast. An exclusive after hours visit in Rome to the Vatican Museums and the Sistine Chapel. Art is the focus in Florence; a lecture by an art historian, a walking tour and visit to Galleria dell'Accademia; Tour the magnificent Uffizi Gallery with a local guide. Cruise the shores of Cinque Terre villages.. stay at a 17th-century country house hotel in Torgiano and share secrets of great Italian cooking with an Umbrian chef... discover historic sights in Pompeii... two nights in Venice... and visit Orvieto, Assisi and San Gimignano.
All of Portugal, 2-night stopovers in Lisbon, Oporto, and the Algarve, and overnights also in Tomar, Viseu, and Evora. Start in Lisbon and see the interior and almost the entire coastline of Portugal. Visit the must-see attractions, the Ossuary Chapel in Evora, the Sanctuary of our Lady of the Rosary in Fatima, the Church of Sao Francisco in Oporto, and Jeronimos Monastery in Lisbon. Enjoy the Roman ruins of Conimbriga, and visit the excellent museum. Spend time in the Algarve, take an excursion to the Promontory of Sagres, Enjoy an olive oil tasting in Belmonte, a wine tasting at a Port wine cellar in Oporto
This exciting adventure introduces you to the fascinating major cities of the Iberian Peninsula. You'll stay three nights in Madrid, two nights in both Seville and Lisbon, and one night in Coimbra. See Seville's 15th-century Cathedral of St. Mary, and Lisbon's Belem Tower. In Madrid, see the Puerta del Sol – the “gate of the sun”. Other tour highlights include the Marian Sanctuary at Fátima. Enjoy Obidos, a fortified city. Stop in Moorish Cordoba, and Salamanca, where you can wander around Salamanca's Plaza Mayor. This adventure introduces you to the fascinating major cities of the Iberian Peninsula.
The best of Spain includes overnights in Granada, Madrid, Costa del Sol, and Seville. Visit the Prado Museum in Madrid, enjoy a guided walking tour of Toledo, visit the Church of Santo Tomé, then onto Granada and the Alhambra Complex. In Seville, visit the Alcazar. Relax on the sandy beaches of the Costa del Sol. Enjoy some out-of-the-ordinary experiences - visit a sherry bodega in Jerez along with tapas. Local Guides bring each city to life with firsthand knowledge of the cities' histories, sights, cultures, and secrets. Between the sights, museums, scenery, and experts, it's a Spectacular Spain vacation.
On this Spain, Portugal, and Morocco tour, experience three glorious countries with rich histories and cultures. Overnight in Madrid, Seville, Granada, and the Costa del Sol in Spain; Coimbra and Lisbon in Portugal; and Rabat, Marrakesh, and Fez in Morocco. In Rabat see the Chellah Gardens and Casbah des Oudaias. Fez visit the Medina. Visit The red city of Marrakesh on the included city tour. Stop in Casablanca. Visit Granada's legendary Alhambra complex, Avila with its fortified towers and walls; and the Sanctuary of Fátima. Local experts show you the sights in Madrid, Lisbon, Seville.
Circled by the deep blue Aegean sea, life is sweet on the Cyclades islands of Mykonos and Santorini where you will have days to encounter their secret coves, tiny cobbled streets and weather-beaten characters in cafés over a glass or two of ouzo. Explore the ancient sites of Athens, see the mighty Acropolis, Hadrian's Arch and Temple of Zeus, before hopping to the stunning Greek islands of Mykonos see the dramatic volcanic landscape of Santorini and Mykonos' party paradise.
Connecting Europe to Asia, Turkey is a cradle of Western civilization. Visit many amazing sites, see spectacular scenery. Visit Hierapolis; Homer’s legendary Troy, and Aphrodisias, an ancient city. Visit the Rock Chapels in Cappadocia, cave-dwellings carved out of the rock. Visit Istanbul, see the Roman Hippodrome, and the Blue Mosque, Ankara, Bursa, and Konya. This fascinating tour through Turkey includes all of this and much more, including two nights in Kusadasi, a charming modern resort with white sandy beaches and a delightful climate.