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European Delight

13 Days 4 Countries 8 Cities

The unbeatable sights of Italy's great cities including Rome, Florence and Venice, the beautiful lakeside landscapes of Lucerne, the incomparable Paris skyline with its iconic monuments and museums.

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European Delight

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      • International Air: Costsaver guarantees to quote you the lowest possible airfare available on the day that you book. Please note that airfares are not included.
      • Travel to Europe often requires an overnight flight. Please arrange flights to arrive on or before Day 1.
      • Unused London Accommodation: Should you chose not to use the included nights in London, we give you the option to remove these at the time of booking and offer a reduction for this.
      • Trip prices are per person, land only, based on double occupancy and reflect applicable discount. Discounts are subject to availability and may be withdrawn at any time without notice.
      • Trip prices are correct at the time of the products going live, however are subject to confirmation at the time of booking. All trip information is correct at time of trips going live, however are subject to change - please confirm all details at time of booking.
      • For full terms and conditions, please refer to our Website Terms of Use page.
      • Twin-share option not available for trips to South America, Costa Rica, Mexico, Alaska, Hawaii or for any holiday & cruise combination, or in Asia and Eastern Mediterranean except Highlights of Turkey (without cruise) & Best of Turkey. It's also not available on Small Group trips.  Guided Vacations included in this restriction are Newfoundland and Labrador (DNLA) as well as Panama, the Canal & Beyond (LPAN).  
      • For trips that are part of our Guaranteed Room Share, please note that there is a no smoking policy in all shared rooms. Solo travel is not accepted on guided Family Experiences holidays unless travelling as part of a family group. 

      About this trip

      The unbeatable sights of Italy's great cities including Rome, Florence and Venice, the beautiful lakeside landscapes of Lucerne, the incomparable Paris skyline with its iconic monuments and museums. Put them all together and you have a recipe for an exhilarating European trip.


      Trip type: CostSaver i

      Trip code: ESPM

      12 Nights

      accommodation

      16 Meals
      • 12 Full breakfasts

      • 4 Three-course dinners

      On-trip Transport

      All transport shown.

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      Highlights

      What's Included

      Sightseeing Highlights

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        • Bologna
          Sightseeing tour with your Local Specialist including the Kissing Towers

        • Dover
          See the White Cliffs

        • Florence
          Panoramic views of the city from Piazzale Michelangelo

        • Lucerne
          Orientation includes the Lion Monument and Chapel Bridge

        • Paris
          Sightseeing includes views of the Champs Élysées, Arc de Triomphe and the Eiffel Tower

        • Rome
          Morning sightseeing with your Local Specialist. Visit St. Peter's Basilica. View the Colosseum and see the ancient sites

        • Siena
          Visit the medieval city and view the Piazza del Campo

        • Venice
          Cruise by private boat to St. Mark's Square. Visit a traditional glassblowing workshop on Giudecca Island

        • Verona
          Walk to view the Roman Arena and Juliet's balcony


      What's Included

      Dining

        • 12 Full breakfasts

        • 4 Three-course dinners


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      What's Included

      Unbeatable Features

      Vienna Opera House, Austria
        • Audio Headsets Provided throughout your holiday to enhance your included sightseeing experiences

        • Luxury air-conditioned coach

        • The services of a Trafalgar Local Host at your London hotel

        • Ferry from Calais to Dover

        • Cherry-picked hotels, all tried and trusted

        • Variety of Optional Experiences

        • City orientation tours

        • An expert Travel Director and separate driver

        • All hotel service charges and tips, baggage handling fees and local taxes

        • Airport transfer is provided on the first travel day. Conditions apply. Please refer to price panel.


        Airport Transfers

      • Specific transfer information can be found on the airport transfers page


       

      European Delight

      Your Itinerary

      1. Arrive Rome (2 Nights)

      Welcome to Rome. Unwind after your journey. Meet later with your Travel Director and fellow travellers.

      Hotel
      Ergife Palace

      2. Rome Sightseeing and Free Time

      Your Local Specialist takes you on a fantastic sightseeing tour. Visit St. Peter's Basilica and admire Michelangelo's Renaissance masterpiece, the Pietà. Your guided tour continues across the Tiber where you view the mighty Colosseum, see Circus Maximus and the ancient sites of Rome. Spend time afterwards seeing more sights or shopping for souvenirs.

      Meal(s)
      Buffet Breakfast

      3. Rome – Siena – Florence (2 Nights)

      Head north through the Chianti wine-producing region to the beautiful medieval city of Siena in Tuscany. Stroll through ancient cobbled streets to Piazza del Campo where the colourful Palio horse race takes place every year. Marvel at the striped marble cathedral and shop for attractive ceramic pottery. Arrive later in Florence, birthplace of the Renaissance and your home for the next two nights.

      Meal(s)
      Buffet Breakfast
      Dinner
      Hotel
      Starhotels Vespucci

      4. Florence Orientation and Free Time

      Florence is a treasure trove of art and history. Enjoy spectacular views from Piazzale Michelangelo, then spend time exploring the delights of this amazing city. Perhaps visit Piazza della Signoria featuring many statues and palazzos, and don't miss the Duomo or Giotto's Bell Tower. Learn about the quality and workmanship of two of this city's historic industries at demonstrations of Florentine leathercraft and 18-carat gold.

      Meal(s)
      Buffet Breakfast

      5. Florence – Bologna – Venice (2 Nights)

      Cross the forested Apennines to the city of Bologna, home to one of the oldest universities in Europe and famous for sausages and salami. Your sightseeing tour with a Local Specialist includes views of the Kissing Towers. We enter the fertile Po plain and cross the Adige river en route to the Venice region.

      Meal(s)
      Buffet Breakfast
      Dinner
      Hotel
      Villa Giulietta

      6. Venice Orientation and Free Time

      Watch Venetian craftsmen at work creating local specialities at a glassblowing workshop on Giudecca island. Admire the many sights of this Byzantine city as you cruise by private launch to St. Mark's Square. See the Palladian Churches of the Redeemer and St. George, the ornate Doge's Palace and the Bridge of Sighs. Marvel at the Basilica and Campanile. In your free time take an optional cruise across the lagoon to the Island of Burano for a delicious meal.

      Meal(s)
      Buffet Breakfast

      7. Venice – Verona – Lucerne Region (2 Nights)

      Follow the Veneto plains to Verona and stop to see the Roman Arena and Juliet's balcony. Pass Milan and head north to the Italian and Swiss Lake Districts via Como and Lugano. Drive along the scenic alpine St. Gotthard route through central Switzerland to the region of Lucerne.

      Meal(s)
      Buffet Breakfast
      Dinner
      Hotel
      City Brunnen

      8. Lucerne Orientation and Free Time

      Enjoy the sights of Lucerne during your orientation tour, including the 14th-century wooden Chapel Bridge and a visit to the Lion Monument commemorating the heroic Swiss Guards during the French Revolution. In your free time, take an exhilarating mountain excursion, shop for Swiss watches and chocolate or perhaps explore the flower-bedecked squares and fortified towers in the quaint old town.

      Meal(s)
      Buffet Breakfast
      Dinner

      9. Lucerne Region – Paris (2 Nights)

      Drive across the French border past Belfort and the remains of the Maginot Line and through the Burgundy wine region. View the sprawling vineyards that stretch across the hillsides. Arrive later in Paris, the City of Light. Tonight why not dine at a cosy Parisian bistro and finish with a dazzling tour of the city's illuminations?

      Meal(s)
      Buffet Breakfast
      Hotel
      Novotel 14 Porte d'Orléans

      10. Paris Sightseeing and Free Time

      This morning enjoy views of the Eiffel Tower, Champs Élysées and Arc de Triomphe during your sightseeing tour. Spend free time exploring the banks of the Seine. This evening you might like to experience a world-famous cabaret show.

      Meal(s)
      Buffet Breakfast

      11. Paris – London (2 Nights)

      Traverse northern France past World War I battlefields. Cross the English Channel to Dover where you see the famous White Cliffs. Later arrive in London.

      Meal(s)
      Buffet Breakfast
      Hotel
      Hilton Olympia

      12. London Free Time

      Spend a glorious day exploring London on your own. See the sights, visit a museum or go shopping - the list is endless and the choice is yours.

      Meal(s)
      Full Breakfast

      13. London – Return Home

      Say goodbye to your traveling companions after a delightful European vacation. Transfers are available. Conditions apply.

      Meal(s)
      Full Breakfast

      Available Departures

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      Highlights

      What's Included

      Sightseeing Highlights

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        • Bologna
          Sightseeing tour with your Local Specialist including the Kissing Towers

        • Dover
          See the White Cliffs

        • Florence
          Panoramic views of the city from Piazzale Michelangelo

        • Lucerne
          Orientation includes the Lion Monument and Chapel Bridge

        • Paris
          Sightseeing includes views of the Champs Élysées, Arc de Triomphe and the Eiffel Tower

        • Rome
          Morning sightseeing with your Local Specialist. Visit St. Peter's Basilica. View the Colosseum and see the ancient sites

        • Siena
          Visit the medieval city and view the Piazza del Campo

        • Venice
          Cruise by private boat to St. Mark's Square. Visit a traditional glassblowing workshop on Giudecca Island

        • Verona
          Walk to view the Roman Arena and Juliet's balcony


      What's Included

      Dining

        • 12 Full breakfasts

        • 4 Three-course dinners


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      What's Included

      Unbeatable Features

      Vienna Opera House, Austria
        • Audio Headsets Provided throughout your holiday to enhance your included sightseeing experiences

        • Luxury air-conditioned coach

        • The services of a Trafalgar Local Host at your London hotel

        • Ferry from Calais to Dover

        • Cherry-picked hotels, all tried and trusted

        • Variety of Optional Experiences

        • City orientation tours

        • An expert Travel Director and separate driver

        • All hotel service charges and tips, baggage handling fees and local taxes

        • Airport transfer is provided on the first travel day. Conditions apply. Please refer to price panel.


        Airport Transfers

      • Specific transfer information can be found on the airport transfers page


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