Wonders of Europe

10 Days (Tour Code: WOE)

Day 1: London – Calais – Brussels – France

This morning cross the English Channel by ferry or Eurotunnel. Visit the capital city of Belgium, Brussels. On arrival start with a walking tour of Brussels to view the famous Mannekin Pis Statue and the Grand Place.

Breakfast N  Lunch N  Dinner Y

Day 2: Black Forest – Rhine Falls – Lucerne

Travel to the Black Forest region in South Germany. On arrival, enjoy a demonstration on how the cuckoo clocks are made and have an opportunity to purchase them along with other souvenirs. Later, travel to Switzerland and witness the largest waterfalls in Europe, the majestic Rhine Falls. Then depart for Lucerne to view the Lion Monument and one of the oldest wooden bridges in the world, the Chapel Bridge.

Breakfast Y  Lunch Y  Dinner Y

Day 3: Mt. Titlis – Venice

Ascend 10,000ft to the summit of Mt. Titlis. Take the world’s first revolving cable car, the Titlis Rotair. Enjoy breathtaking panoramic views of the surrounding Swiss landscapes. At Mt. Titlis have free time to play in the snow, visit the ice caves or take a unique professional photo in traditional Swiss outfits. In the afternoon depart for your hotel near Venice.

Breakfast Y  Lunch Y  Dinner Y

Day 4: Venice – Rome

Depart for Venice; the most romantic city in Italy with its distinctive architecture and famous gondola rides. Begin with a boat ride to St Mark’s Square, one of the most elegant squares in the world. See the famous Bridge of Sighs and the Basilica di San Marco. Visit the Murano Glass Showroom and purchase some beautiful Murano glass items. Finally enjoy a romantic gondola ride while enjoying the ambience of Venice. In the afternoon depart for your hotel near Rome.

Breakfast Y  Lunch Y  Dinner Y

Day 5: Rome – Vatican City

On arrival in Rome, be greeted by a local professional guide. The tour starts with a photo stop at the Colosseum which is surrounded by other sights such as Constantine arch. Visit the Time Elevator; a multi sensorial and dynamic cinema experience stimulating a travel into time, taking viewers through the History of Rome. View the Roman Forums, where ancient civilisation developed. Visit the Vatican City, home to the Pope and the Roman Catholic Church to see the St. Peters Basilica. View Trevi Fountains, arguably the most beautiful fountains in all of Rome. (As coaches are restricted to enter many parts of Rome, much of the tour is done on foot).

Breakfast Y  Lunch Y  Dinner Y

Day 6: Florence – Pisa – San Remo

Depart for Florence. On arrival, be greeted by your local professional guide. The tour of this renaissance city starts by viewing the impressive architecture of some of the finest historic buildings in Italy, such as the Duomo of Florence the largest brick dome ever created, along with photo stops at Basilica of Santa Croce, the final burial place of Michelangelo, statue of David replica, famous Ponte Vecchio Bridge on the Arno River and The Piazelle Michelangelo, for the most outstanding views of Florence. Later proceed onto Pisa. On arrival, marvel at The Piazza del Duomo (Cathedral Square) which is dominated by four great religious structures: the Duomo, Leaning Tower of Pisa, Baptistry and the Camposanto. Enjoy some free time here to buy souvenirs for friends and family. (As coaches are restricted to enter many parts of Florence, much of the tour is done on foot).

Breakfast Y  Lunch Y  Continental Dinner Y

Day 7: San Remo – Nice – Cannes – Monte Carlo – San Remo

Driving along the Italian and French Riviera, we pass spectacular mountain scenery along the Mediterranean Sea and reach Nice, where you have free time to explore and browse along the Promenade des Anglais, a sea-front avenue. Later we drive through the Cote d’Azur region, to visit Cannes –host of the annual film festival. Finally, we drive to the principality of Monaco and visit Monte Carlo, internationally known as a playground for the rich and famous.

Breakfast Y  Lunch Y  Continental Dinner Y

Day 8: San Remo – Geneva

Today depart for Geneva. On arrival enjoy a short city tour to see the United Nations Building, The Flower Clock and the symbol of Geneva, the Jet d’Eau (weather permitting).

Note: Geneva city tour may be conducted on day nine.

Breakfast Y  Lunch N  Dinner Y

Day 9: Geneva – Paris

Depart early for Paris (approximate drive time will be six hours). On arrival, enjoy a cruise along the River Seine. The cruise is perfectly designed to discover and admire the rich architecture such as the Eiffel Tower, Musée d’Orsay, Notre Dame Cathedral and more. Later, have a short orientation tour to admire the amazing architecture of Paris.

Note: River Seine cruise may be covered on day ten

Breakfast Y  Lunch N  Dinner Y

Day 10: Paris – Calais – London

Today embark on a journey to the top floor of the Eiffel Tower – the most famous monument in France. From this vantage point, enjoy breathtaking views of this amazing city. In the early afternoon, drive back to Calais for the channel crossing, then bid farewell to the group before arriving at the drop off point.

Note: Visit to Eiffel Tower may be covered on day nine.

Breakfast Y Lunch Y Dinner N

Note

On occasions, due to large events, traffic, logistics and availability of reservations, it may be necessary to change the above itinerary. However all aspects of the itinerary will be covered.