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Best of Europe - 22 Days - Expat Explore Travel
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Best of Europe - 22 Days

Start and end in London
Tour Operator:
Expat Explore Travel
Max group size:
51
Age range:
10 to 75
Operated in:
English
Tour id:
14254
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Highlights

  • Marvel the stunning Paris, 'The City of Lights and Love'
  • Indulge in famous Champagne and local Czech beer
  • Taste the authentic balsamic vinegar and Belgian waffles
  • Visit the charming Neuschwanstein and Bratislava Castle
  • Cruise the Venetian canals and see the Tower of Pisa
  • Get your camera ready as you stroll Amsterdam's streets

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Itinerary

Start and end in London! With the Discovery tour Best of Europe - 22 Days, you have a 22 days tour package taking you through London, England and 25 other destinations in Europe. Best of Europe - 22 Days includes accommodation, an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Arrive in London
  2. Day 2: London - Paris
  3. Day 3: Paris: Optional Free Day
  4. Day 4: Champagne region - Luxembourg - Heidelberg
  5. Day 5: Black Forest - Lake Titisee - Rhine Falls - Lucerne region
  6. Day 6: Lucerne: Optional Free Day
  7. Day 7: Liechtenstein - Neuschwanstein Castle - Innsbruck
  8. Day 8: Modena - Siena
  9. Day 9: Pisa - Florence - Siena
  10. Day 10: Rome
  11. Day 11: Rome: Optional Free Day
  12. Day 12: Venice
  13. Day 13: Ljubljana - Zagreb
  14. Day 14: Zagreb - Budapest
  15. Day 15: Bratislava - Vienna
  16. Day 16: Vienna: Optional Free Day
  17. Day 17: Vienna - Prague
  18. Day 18: Dresden - Berlin
  19. Day 19: Berlin: Optional Free Day
  20. Day 20: Berlin - Amsterdam
  21. Day 21: Amsterdam: Optional Free Day
  22. Day 22: Bruges - London
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  • J
    · August 15th, 2019
    Luke was Fantastic and full of energy and knowledge.
    Trip date: June 2019
  • LG
    · August 14th, 2019
    Luke was a wonderful tour leader! As a solo traveler I was exitced to see eupour and it was my first time and to start tour, but within the first hour Luke’s enthusiasm and easy-going attitude. His knowledge of the areas we visited and his genuine... Show more
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    Trip date: June 2019
  • C
    · August 7th, 2019
    Happy days! Good times! Lovely day! This will be my forever memory of Luke. He is a terrific tour leader. Ever so helpful, cheerful and so patient with us. Never a dull moment in this tour. And our driver , "King" Steven was awesome! They make a great... Show more
    Trip date: June 2019
  • M
    · August 7th, 2019
    Luke was a great tour leader, very knowledgeable, always with a smile on his face and happy to help with anything. He must be one of the best tour leaders at Expat Explore.
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    Trip date: June 2019
  • Best of Europe - 22 Days reviewer 5
    · February 7th, 2019
    I absolutely loved this tour! It was my first time traveling with a large group, but the way everything is organized, and having an amazing tour leader, it was very comfortable. There were so many things to see and do. You do spend a very long time on... Show more
    Trip date: September 2018
  • G
    · July 10th, 2018
    The entire tour exceeded our expectations and Karina MERKEL our Expat tour guide was exceptional. Her enthusiasm, positive nature and willingness to go above and beyond to deliver a first class tour for everyone shone through. Mark the driver was very... Show more
    Trip date: June 2018
  • KL
    · July 4th, 2018
    Great tour very busy but saw everything , very worthwhile , nice small group , would definitely recommend. Good variety of ages .
    Trip date: May 2018
  • A
    · May 27th, 2018
    Tour was great however the covered dinners provided where disgusting. Accommodation in Paris was poor. No extra pillow and when asked they said no. Also no hairdryer
    Trip date: May 2018
  • BK
    · May 26th, 2018
    From start to finish this tour was great with Steve and Jo ( the driver) being absolute gems. This tour is not a laidback outing and will be physically demanding but is sooo worth it. This was our first bus tour and Expat delivered on everything to make... Show more
    Trip date: April 2018
  • T
    · May 22nd, 2018
    The itinerary is fast paced, cramming as much in a possible. Great if you love always being on the go. Tough if you're looking to relax. The coach bus was average. Accommodations are average in most cities. Some are poor in the big tourist cities.... Show more
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    Trip date: April 2018

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Best of Europe - 22 Days
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Frequently Asked Questions

    • When and where does the tour end?

      This tour ends in London at the Excel Hotel between 6.30 pm - 9.30 pm depending on traffic.

      Please be aware that return place and time is subject to change until your final documents are released.

    • Do you arrange airport transfers?

      Expat Explore can provide private airport transfers for passengers flying into Heathrow or Gatwick airport for an additional cost. Please contact our Customer Support team for more information.

    • What are the optional excursions?

      The optional excursions for this tour are:

      Venice Gondola Ride. Price: EUR 20
      Venice Water Taxi. Price: EUR 20
      Vatican City guided tour. Price: EUR 50
      Colosseum & Roman Forum Guided Tour. Price: EUR 35
      Sachsenhausen Concentration Camp Memorial. Price: EUR 30
      Amsterdam Dungeon. Price: EUR 21
      Heineken Experience. Price: EUR 18
      Madame Tussauds. Price: EUR 22
      Montparnasse Observation Deck. Price: EUR 15
      Cabaret Show. Price: EUR 70-90
      River Seine Cruise. Price: EUR 12
      Paris + Tour. Price: EUR 50
      An Evening in Montmartre. Price: EUR 40
      Traditional Czech Folk Music & Dance Evening. Price: EUR 35
      Danube Evening Cruise. Price: EUR 18
      Mozart Concert. Price: EUR 65
      Rhine Falls Cruise. Price: EUR 18

      Please note that this list is a guideline only and all prices are subject to change.

    • Can you assist with booking additional accommodation?

      Unfortunately, Expat Explore can not book your pre/post accommodation for this tour but you are more than welcome to book directly with the hotel yourself.

    • What is the activity on the final day of the tour?

      Looking at the itinerary for this tour, on the final day you will be touring through Brugges in Belgium before crossing the English Channel and arriving into London.

    • How much walking would we be doing per day?

      You will not have to hike but you will have some 2-hours walking tours through the city included in the tour.

    • I'm a solo traveller, is there a single supplement?

      Single travellers have the option to pay a single supplement to ensure a private room. If you are happy to share, you will be roomed with a fellow traveller of the same gender.

      Take note that there will be an extra charge for a single supplement room. Please contact our Customer Support team to arrange this.

    • Does this trip include the costs of visiting the landmarks, etc. that are listed in the itinery?

      This trip does not include the entrance to the landmarks listed however you will see the majority of the landmarks.
      You will be given trip notes once your booking is confirmed with some extra information about the approximate costs.

    • Will the accommodation be near the city center?

      The accommodation location in regards to the proximity to city centres varies but rest assured you won't need to catch taxis, the city centre will always be easily accessible whether it's by coach drop off or public transport assisted by your Tour Leader.

    • When and where does the tour start?

      This tour starts in London at the Excel Hotel between 2 pm - 5 pm on Day 1 of the tour.

      Please be aware that both meeting point and time is subject to change until your final documents are released.

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    Good to Know

    • Currency
      Euro
      Austria, Belgium, France, Germany, Italy, Luxembourg and Netherlands
      £
      Pound Sterling
      England
      Fr.
      Swiss Franc
      Liechtenstein and Switzerland
      Czech Koruna
      Czech Republic
      kn
      Kuna
      Croatia
      Ft
      Forint
      Hungary
    • Plugs & Adapters

      As a traveller from USA, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa you will need an adaptor for types C, E, F, L, J, G. As a traveller from England you will need an adaptor for types C, E, F, L, J.

      Type C
      Austria, Belgium, Croatia, Czech Republic, France, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Luxembourg, Slovakia, Slovenia and Netherlands
      Type E
      Austria, Belgium, Croatia, Czech Republic, France, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Luxembourg, Slovakia, Slovenia and Netherlands
      Type F
      Austria, Belgium, Croatia, Czech Republic, France, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Luxembourg, Slovakia, Slovenia and Netherlands
      Type L
      Italy
      Type J
      Switzerland and Liechtenstein
      Type G
      England
    • Vaccines
      • These are only indications, so please visit your doctor before you travel to be 100% sure.
      • Tick-borne encephalitis - Recommended for Austria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Germany, Hungary, Slovakia, Slovenia and Switzerland. Ideally 6 months before travel.
      • Hepatitis B - Recommended for Croatia, Czech Republic, Hungary, Slovakia and Slovenia. Ideally 2 months before travel.
      • Hepatitis A - Recommended for Czech Republic, Hungary, Slovakia and Slovenia. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    • Visa
      • Unfortunately we cannot offer you a visa application service. Whether you need a visa or not depends on your nationality and where you wish to travel. Assuming your home country does not have a visa agreement with the country you're planning to visit, you will need to apply for a visa in advance of your scheduled departure.
      • Here is an indication for which countries you might need a visa. Please contact the local embassy for help applying for visas to these places.
    • Payment information
      • For any tour departing before August 11th, 2021 a full payment is necessary. For tours departing after August 11th, 2021, a minimum payment of 10% is required to confirm your booking with Expat Explore Travel. The final payment will be automatically charged to your credit card on the designated due date. The final payment of the remaining balance is required at least 50 days prior to the departure date of your tour. TourRadar never charges you a booking fee and will charge you in the stated currency.
      • Some departure dates and prices may vary and Expat Explore Travel will contact you with any discrepancies before your booking is confirmed.
      • The following cards are accepted for "Expat Explore Travel" tours: Visa, Maestro, Mastercard, American Express or PayPal. TourRadar does NOT charge you an extra fee for using any of these payment methods.
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