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8 Day – London to Rome

See the highlights of Western Europe on this tour from London to Rome.  See some of Europe’s most famous landmarks such as the Eiffel Tower, the ancient Colosseum and the White Cliffs of Dover and beautiful scenery in France, Italy and Switzerland and enjoy fully guided sightseeing tours of Paris, Rome and Florence.





7 Nights

Accommodation


10 Meals

7 Buffet breakfasts
3 Three course dinners


Transport

Luxury air conditioned coach
with WiFi*




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Prices

  • £1,060.00 From per person

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Tour Highlights

  • Dover - Admire the White Cliffs
  • Florence - View Piazza St. Croce
  • Lucerne - See the Chapel Bridge and the Lion Monument
  • Paris - A sightseeing tour of the city's famous landmarks including the Eiffel Tower and Arc de Triomphe
  • Rome - Se the magnificent Colosseum and visit St. Peter's Basilica
  • Venice - Enjoy a private cruise to St. Mark's Square

Tour Itinerary

Day 1 - London and Paris

Admire the White Cliffs of Dover as you travel by ferry to Calais in France. Journey past the Somme battlefields in northern France to the ‘City of Love’; Paris, your home for the next two nights.

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

Day 2 - Paris Sightseeing

This morning takes you on a panoramic sightseeing tour that includes many of the city’s famous landmarks including views of the Champs Élysées, Arc de Triomphe and the Eiffel Tower.  You have the afternoon free to do as you wish.

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
One of the oldest and most elegant revue theatres in Paris, Nouvelle Eve is a hidden gem, where you’ll meet the Director and two of the cast members before enjoying a four-course dinner with wine. You will then experience unparalleled Parisian entertainment – including the world-famous Can-Can.
Adult Price: €139.00

Day 3 - Paris and Lucerne Region

Today you will journey through the famous Burgundy region where vineyards stretch as far as the eye can see.  Pass the fortified town of Belfort and arrive in lakeside Lucerne.  Take in views of the 14th century Chapel Bridge and visit the Lion Monument during your orientation tour. Dine tonight at your hotel.

Optional Experiences

Mount Stanserhorn
We experience one of the greatest scenic highlights Europe has to offer! We climb to the top of Mt Stanserhorn by old-timer railway and the world’s only Cabrio cable car. At the peak, there’s time to enjoy glorious views of the central Alpine chain, explore the hiking trails or just relax at the panoramic terrace before descending.
Adult Price: Fr.78.00

Day 4 - Lucerne Region and Venice

As we cross the Alps into Italy via the scenic St. Gotthard route you are able to catch a glimpse of the beautiful Lake Como.  We circumnavigate the commercial capital, Milan, arriving later in the region of Venice, a historically wealthy city built across 118 islands in a marshy lagoon.

Optional Experiences

Gondolas & the 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: €70.00

Day 5 - Venice and Florence

Relax on a private cruise to St. Mark’s Square and see the  lavish Doge’s Palace and St. Mark’s Basilica. Watch the Venetian craftsmen at work creating local specialities at a glassblowing workshop. Cross the Apennine Mountains, arriving later in Florence, birthplace of the Renaissance.

Optional Experiences

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: €71.00

Day 6 - Florence and Rome

Enjoy the views on your sightseeing tour of Florence which includes a stroll to Santa Croce Square. Learn about the quality and workmanship of one of this city’s historic industries at a demonstration of Florentine leathercraft before departing for Rome.

Optional Experiences

Florence’s Renaissance Treasures
This trip is all about exploring the jewel in Florence’s crown: its Renaissance heritage. You’ll view the Michelangelo collection, including the masterpiece that is his statue of David at the Academy of Fine Arts. You’ll also see the Duomo and experience first-hand its spectacular design. Signoria Square, the political centre of Florence, will also be visited on this wonderful experience.
Adult Price: €42.00

Piazzas and Fountains of Rome
Starting with a lovely drive and continuing on foot, you’ll discover hidden backstreets, piazzas and fountains of the ‘Eternal City’ with a Local Specialist. Along the way, you’ll marvel at the timeless Pantheon, the best-preserved Roman temple in the world. Many additional highlights are revealed on this relaxed tour that also offers free time in a gorgeous Baroque square with street artists, trattorias and gelaterias!
Adult Price: €33.00

Day 7 - Rome Sightseeing

Enjoy a guided visit of St. Peter’s Basilica, believed to enclose the tomb of St. Peter.  Your fascinating guided sightseeing tour continues across the River Tiber to view the Colosseum and see the ancient sites of Rome. Spend free time afterwards exploring on your own. Shop in smart boutiques on the Via Ottaviano or throw a coin in the Trevi Fountain.

Optional Experiences

Roman Evening with Dinner
This easy-going evening in Rome begins with a beautiful drive to see amazing city sights. We arrive at one of our favourite restaurants, where you’ll enjoy a warm welcome and delicious dinner of local cuisine with drinks and music.
Adult Price: €62.00

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 gladiatorial combat and more on our visit to the Colosseum, again with time-saving VIP entrance.
Adult Price: €81.00

Day 8 - Depart Rome

After breakfast, say ‘arrivederci’ to Rome and your fellow travellers at the end of a dream holiday. Airport transfers are available. Conditions apply.

Important Information

  • Audio Headsets Provided throughout your holiday to enhance your included sightseeing experiences
  • Daily breakfast
  • Luxury air-conditioned coach
  • 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
  • London airport transfer service available to purchase, conditions apply
  • Airport transfer is provided on the last travel day, conditions apply


FAQ’s

What meals are included?

Breakfast is included on all overnight tours.  Lunches are not included, unless otherwise stated.  Evening meals are included when stated on the tour itinerary.  On tours of seven days or more, generally fifty percent of dinners are included.  Please check the itinerary page for exact details.

Where does the trip depart from?

Each UK trip will have a dedicated pick up point in central London.  Shorter duration trips will normally depart from Victoria Coach Station, with longer duration trips leaving from the London Reception Centre, near to Waterloo train station.  Departure points will be confirmed before booking a tour.

Can I get picked up from my hotel?

Pick up from hotels is not possible.  You will need to make your own way to the departure point.  However some tours do have a designated hotel departure, which you can stay in prior to the trip.  Please ask at time of booking for departure points and we can direct you to local hotels.

Are entrance fees included?

Entrance fees are included where specified on the itinerary.

Can I pay in dollars?

All tours are quoted and charged in pounds sterling, but you can pay using your local card and currency.  We will debit the card in pounds sterling and your bank will use their exchange rate at that time to deduct the amount in your local currency.

What time does the trip leave and return?

Departure times will vary depending on the itinerary.  European tours departing from London will usually leave between 05.00am and 07.00am.  Multi day UK tours will leave between 06.00am and 07:30am.  Day trips will depart between 07.00am and 09.00am.  European and worldwide tours that start in an overseas city will have a welcome reception on day one of the tour which is usually around 18.00pm.

Return times vary depending on the itinerary.  All the full day coach tours should be finished by no later than 19.00pm, traffic permitting.  The train tours return between 20.00pm and 22.00pm.  Longer duration trips will return between 16.00pm and 19.00pm.  All times will be confirmed at time of booking.

Is this a definite/guaranteed departure?

A definite departure is guaranteed to operate for that given departure date.  A trip that is not yet designated a definite departure is not yet guaranteed to operate based on current booking numbers.  If a trip and departure date you are interested in is not yet definite, do not let this discourage you from booking.  The more paid passengers received, the odds of the trip operating increase.  In the slim case that the operator withdraw a trip you are booked on due to a lack of numbers, you are entitled to a full refund of any funds already paid towards the tour, or if flexible with your time, we can move you onto another departure.

Who travels on these tours, who else is booked?

Whilst we can not confirm exactly who else is booked on a tour, we can guarantee you will be travelling with fellow liked minded travelers who share a passion for travel, fun, adventure and discovery.  All tours will be run by English speaking guides and age ranges will vary.  The beauty of taking a guided holiday is you’ll have the opportunity to meet and travel with people from all over the globe.

Are transfers included from the airport?

In general, if you are joining or departing your guided holiday on the first or last day, return transfers between the airport and hotel are included (excludes itineraries starting and/or ending in London).  You’ll find specific information on the itinerary’s page.

What optional excursions can I do and can I book them now?

Optional experiences are available on some tours.  These are activities that are not automatically included, but offered during your trip to enhance your travel experience.  These are all bookable whilst on the tour via your tour guide/travel director.  These are payable by cash or card.



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