(ITALY) Rome :TODAY'S HIGHLIGHTS: Evening transfer to
the Trastevere district. Welcome to Rome! Upon arriving at the airport, we will
be waiting to transfer you to your hotel. Check the information
boards in the hotel reception area for details of the welcome meeting with your
guide and fellow travellers. In the evening we will transfer you
to Trastevere area (this neighbourhood will be a great introduction to Rome). Take a stroll in the narrow cobbled
streets of the Trastevere district and
find its hidden treasures, such as some modest medieval churches and small
shops with interesting souvenirs. Many trattorias (informal Italian eating
establishments) and osterias (inns) filled with the Italian spirit, will be
ready to serve you local dishes. Other restaurants serving international cuisines
can be found in this area. After dinner we return to the hotel.
(ITALY) Rome :TODAY'S HIGHLIGHTS: City tour of Rome. Roman Coliseum and Vatican City. Evening transfer.In the morning, we will have a tour
of the city, which will be a
great introduction to 'The Eternal city'. We enter the tiny state of the
Vatican. The Vatican City is a principal centre of Christianity in the world.
You will be able to visit St. Peter's Basilica. We will also enter the Roman Coliseum (admission price included), the
principal symbol of Rome. This impressive construction dates back 2,000 years and
will transport us in time so that we can learn about ancient society in the
In the evening we will transfer you to the Via Cavour area, where you will find many international
restaurants to enjoy your dinner at. After dinner return to the hotel.
(ITALY) Rome /Florence :TODAY'S HIGLIGHTS: Tour with a local expert from Florence.
View from Piazzale Michelangelo.
Today we will leave Rome, heading north.
This route has beautiful landscapes. Arriving in FLORENCE, we head
straight to the impressive Piazzale Michelangelo. In the evening we take
a tour with a local expert, walking
through the historic centre, taking in places such as the Ponte Vecchio, the
Duomo, and Plaza della Signoria. This city is truly an outdoor museum. Enjoy
some leisure time to explore.
In the evening you will have time for dinner, as,
in this district you can find many restaurants serving international cuisine.
(ITALY) Florence /Venice :TODAY'S HIGHLIGHTS: Boat on Venice's Canal.
Visit and admission to the St. Mark's Basilica. Admire the technique of
crafting Murano Glass.
Today we enjoy stunning mountain landscapes while crossing the Apennine
Mountains. We will arrive in VENICE and take the boat and cross the Giudecca to the Island of Venice. With a local guide, we will visit the marvellous St. Mark's Square and enter
the Basilica (entrance included). Afterwards, we will
visit the Murano Glass Factory. It is fascinating to see the technique of how this ancient glass is made. Enjoy some time at leisure to explore. Accommodation in the Mestre district.
(ITALY, SWITZERLAND) Venice /Verona /Zurich :TODAY'S HIGHLIGHTS: We visit the city of Romeo and Juliet. Beautiful
countryside while crossing the Alps (lakes and snowy mountains). We will depart from Venice, travelling to VERONA.
When we arrive in Verona we will take a shuttle to the historic centre. Our guide will
instruct you on the places where you will be able to walk in Romeo and Juliet's
city - the city of lovers! Afterwards we continue our journey to LUGANO, the cosmopolitan
capital of the Italian Switzerland with its beautiful lake. Time to stroll and
have some lunch. Journey on to Zurich, beautiful
lakes and mountains with snow-capped peaks line our route. Arriving
in ZURICH enjoy some free time in the historic centre next to the lake. Here
you will be able to dine in one of the many restaurants serving a variety of
(SWITZERLAND) Zurich /Lucerne /Zurich :TODAY'S HIGHLIGHTS: Admire
the fantastic landscapes. Cable car included to Grindelwald first. Lunch included. Today's
journey has beautiful landscapes with high mountains and lakes. Breathtaking
scenery in the region of Interlaken. We will stop in GRINDELWALD where
we will have time for a coffee before taking the cable car up to mountain.
We will walk along the winding path which will lead us to the "footbridge
over the empty". Dare to walk along the bridge amongst the fantastic
scenery enjoying glaciers all around us. We will take lunch up the
mountain (included) before heading back down. We
continue to LUCERNE, one of the most beautiful cities in Switzerland. In
the evening we have time to stroll around, enjoying the city and taking dinner
before we return to the hotel in Zurich.
(SWITZERLAND, FRANCE) Zurich /Berne /Paris :TODAY'S HIGHLIGHTS: Explore Bern, the capital city of Switzerland. We will embark on a scenic journey to BERN, capital city of the confederation built around a bend in the Aare River, with its medieval architecture well preserved in the Old Town. Time to take a stroll. Next, we journey back to France. Enjoy beautiful lake views on our trip to PARIS. We will arrive in the evening.
(FRANCE) Paris :TODAY'S HIGHLIGHTS: City tour in Paris. Climb
to the second floor of the Eiffel Tower. Boat ride along the Seine. Evening transfer.
Today we take a guided tour to
discover the history, main boulevards and the breathtaking monuments of Paris.
We end the visit at the Eiffel Tower.
You will have the opportunity to climb up to the second floor of this
remarkable metal monument (ticket admission included) . End your visit with a boat cruise along the River Seine, which divides the north of Paris
from the south. Enjoy an afternoon of leisure to explore and relax! At sunset
enjoy dinner in the Latin Quarter, a very picturesque historic area where a wide variety of
international cuisines await you. We will then return to hotel.
Note: Sometimes queues to climb the Eiffel Tower
are long. For organizational reasons, if deemed appropriate, the climb can be
made at a different time of the day (or Monday).
(FRANCE) Paris /Rouen :TODAY'S HIGHLIGHTS: Rouen historic
centre. We will start the day by going to the centre of
Paris, to the area of the Louvre Museum. Enjoy some leisure time to explore. If
you wish, we can accompany you to Benlux, one of the most complete and
best-known perfumeries in Paris. At
around 18.00 we will leave Paris for ROUEN, with its houses with
half-timbered walls, narrow streets and gothic churches. Accommodation in the city.
(FRANCE, ENGLAND) Rouen /English Channel /Canterbury /London :TODAY'S HIGHLIGHTS. Ferry crossing to United Kingdom. Stroll alongside Tower Bridge.
take a stroll in the centre of Rouen to admire its magnificent cathedral and
the ancient streets of the historic centre. After this we travel to the north
of France. Travelling by ferry, we will cross the English Channel to reach CANTERBURY, the religious capital of England with a very
attractive historic centre. Continuing to LONDON, arriving with time to explore, visit Tower Bridge to see it lit up and admire the modern buildings. Time for dinner in
one of the many restaurants offering a variety of cuisines. After dinner,
return to the hotel.
(ENGLAND) London :TODAY'S HIGHLIGHTS: Visit London. Changing of the Guard. Evening transfer to Soho.
know LONDON on a locally guided tour featuring style, culture
and history. See the Houses of Parliament, the River Thames, the Tower of London
and Buckingham Palace, where we will be able to watch the famous 'Changing of
the Guard' (depending on the season). Afternoon at leisure. In the evening, take a walk-through Leicester Square, China Town and Soho, with a lively atmosphere, theatres and entertainment. Sit down
for dinner at your preferred restaurant. Return to the hotel.
(ENGLAND) London /Colchester /Ferry Colchester Volendam :TODAY'S HIGHLIGHT: British Museum. Pleasant hill
scenery. Ferry crossing. After breakfast we will go to the British Museum, one of the oldest museums in the world. At lunch
time we transfer to Camden, a district famous for
having one of the most varied and extravagant street markets in London where we
can see relics from cultures all around the world. Enjoy some leisure time. At around 16.00 we will
leave for COLCHESTER, known as the most ancient city in England. Time for
a stroll. We will then board the ferry
in Harwich, taking a night voyage to the Netherlands. Note: The ferry used has a limited number of cabins.
Sometimes we might change the itinerary, leaving London at 15.00 and take the Channel
Tunnel, and spend the night in Antwerp.
(ENGLAND, HOLLAND) Ferry Colchester Volendam /Volendam /Amsterdam :TODAY'S HIGHLIGHTS: Picturesque
typical village of Volendam. Visit to Amsterdam.
At around 08:00 in the morning we will reach the Netherlands
(Hoek Van Holland), making a stop in VOLENDAM, a very picturesque
fishing village. After this, we travel to AMSTERDAM where we will enjoy
a panoramic visit of the city to
see its narrow canals, its official buildings and parks. We will also see the technique of diamond cutting. Time for dinner in Rembrandtplein, an area with many restaurants from
all corners of the world and near the red-light district with its liberal
(HOLLAND) Amsterdam :After breakfast, end of our services.