What do you want from your European tour—historic treasures, amazing architecture, scenic beauty, and exciting cities? Whatever it is, this European vacation offers it to you! You’ve heard about a tiny but powerful state with a treasure cove of masterpieces, Vatican City – now it’s your chance to visit St Peter’s square. You’ve seen photos of the Leaning Tower in Pisa—now’s your chance to take a photo of yourself pushing back at it. You’ve heard of the French Riviera—now’s your chance to drive along both the French and Italian Riviera’s. You’ve watched the Olympics—now’s your chance to visit the birthplace of the Olympic Games in Greece. You’ve heard how gorgeous the Swiss Alps are—now’s your time to see them in person. You’ve read how the former communist countries in Eastern Europe have transformed into wonderful vacation destinations—now’s your time to visit Budapest, Bratislava, Sofia, and Belgrade to see for yourself. You’ve wondered about the Eurostar train, connecting the UK to continental Europe through the Channel Tunnel – it’s part of this experience!All of this and much more are included on this European tour that starts and ends in London, and travels through France, Spain, Italy, Greece, Bulgaria, Serbia, Hungary, Slovakia, Austria, Germany, Switzerland, and the Netherlands. Spend time in the French Riviera and France’s beautiful wine region. Experience lively Barcelona and visit some of the world’s oldest sights, including Athens’ Acropolis, dating back to the 5th century BC; the towers, cobblestones, and turrets in Carcassonne, perhaps Europe’s best-preserved medieval fortified town; Lucerne’s Chapel Bridge, built in 1333 as part of the city’s fortifications and now Europe’s oldest-preserved wooden bridge; Niš in Serbia, one of the oldest cities in the Balkans; and much more.But that’s not all…you’ll also witness gorgeous scenery throughout this Europe tour—from the rolling hills in Tuscany to the majestic Swiss Alps, Greece’s Peloponnese coast and the Danube valley. It’s a dream vacation for value-minded travelers!
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LONDON Visit LONDON-PARIS by Eurostar trainPARIS Guided sightseeingTOURS, BORDEAUX & CARCASSONNE VisitBARCELONA Guided sightseeingARLES & NICE VisitVENICE Canal boat rideFLORENCE Guided walking tourPISA See the Leaning TowerROME Guided sightseeingANCONA-PATRAS Overnight FerryOLYMPIA VisitCORINTH CANALATHENS Guided sightseeing, visit AcropolisDELPHI Archaeological site guided visitSOFIAGuided sightseeingNIS & SZEGED VisitBUDAPEST Guided sightseeingGYÖR & BRATISLAVA VisitVIENNA Guided sightseeingSALZBURG, MUNICH, BREGENZ, LUCERNE & STRASBOURG VisitAMSTERDAM Canal cruise, guided sightseeing Guides:
Host service in London Notes:
Security cruise regulations require first and last name, date of birth, gender, nationality, and passport number at time of booking.December 15 Departure – Christmas in Venice and New Year’s in Athens.December 22 Departure – Christmas in Paris and New Year’s in Venice including festive dinnerDecember 31 Departure – New Year’s in London
The following UNESCO World Heritage Sites can be seen or visited on this vacation:
- Historic Centre of the City of Salzburg
- Historic Centre of Vienna
- Historic fortified City of Carcassonne
- Acropolis Athens
- Archaeolgical Site of Delphi
- Archaelogical Site of Olympia
- Budapest, banks of the Danube
Touring by private, first-class, air-conditioned motorcoach with free Wi-Fi; Eurostar train London-Paris and Brussels-London; overnight ferry Italy-Greece; canal transfer boat in Venice; Pisa mini-train ride; canal cruise Amsterdam
* The "Starting at" or listed price is based on the lowest price available to book. Price is per passenger based on double occupancy and does not include airfare; additional fees/charges are not included. If a price is crossed out, the new price includes a limited time promotional offer(s) – please review current promotions or deals for additional information. Some tours require intra-vacation flights (and in some cases intra-vacation segments must be purchased from Cosmos).