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Europe Escape - 12 Days - Expat Explore Travel
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Europe Escape - 12 Days

From London to London
Tour Highlights
Max group size:
51
Age range:
10 to 90 year olds
Operated in:
English
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Places You’ll See

  • London
    London
  • Paris
    Paris
  • Beaune
    Beaune
  • Jungfraujoch
    Jungfraujoch
  • Florence
    Florence
  • Montecatini
    Montecatini
  • Pisa
    Pisa
  • Rome
    Rome
  • Vatican City
    Vatican City
  • Venice
    Venice
  • Innsbruck
    Innsbruck
  • Munich
    Munich
  • Boppard
    Boppard
  • Amsterdam
    Amsterdam
  • Bruges
    Bruges
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Highlights

Highlights

  • See the Eiffel Tower and the Arc de Triomphe
  • Enjoy a great bird’s-eye view from the top of Swiss Alps
  • Visit Vatican City - the smallest country in the world
  • Taste the local Bavarian beer and famous Burgundy wine
  • Sample the tasty Belgian chocolate and Dutch cheese

Itinerary

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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: London - Paris
    Start point Outside Hotel Novotel at Greenwich station, 173-185 Greenwich High Road, London, SE10 8JA 06:30
  2. Day 2: Paris - Free day
  3. Day 3: Burgundy - Swiss Alps
  4. Day 4: Swiss Alps - Free day
  5. Day 5: Swiss Alps - Florence - Tuscany
  6. Day 6: Tuscany - Pisa - Rome
  7. Day 7: Rome - Free day
  8. Day 8: Rome - Venice
  9. Day 9: Innsbruck - Munich - Bavaria
  10. Day 10: Bavaria - Rhine Valley
  11. Day 11: Rhine Valley - Amsterdam
  12. Day 12: Amsterdam - Bruges - London
    End point Greenwich train station, 173-185 Greenwich High Road, London, SE10 8JA 18:30 - 21:30

What's included

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  • Accommodation
    1. Paris - Ibis la Defense

      Address: 4 Boulevard de Neuilly, 92400 Courbevoie, France

    2. Swiss Alps - Alpenrose Hotel & Gardens

      Address: Kirchgasse 72B, 3812 Wilderswil, Switzerland

    3. Tuscany - Hotel Massimo d'Azeglio

      Address: Corso Matteotti 42, 51016 Montecatini Terme PT, Italy

    4. Rome - Hotel Cristoforo Colombo

      Address: Via Cristoforo Colombo, 710, 00144 Roma RM, Italy

    5. Venice - Elite Residence Hotel

      Address: Via Forte Marghera, 119, 30173 Venezia VE, Italy

    6. Munich - ACHAT Premium München-Süd

      Address: Perchtinger Str. 3, 81379 München, Germany

    7. Rhine Valley - Rheinlust

      Address: Rheinallee 27-30, 56154 Boppard, Germany

    8. Amsterdam - Hampton by Hilton Schipol Airport

      Address: Neptunusstraat 1, 2132 JA Hoofddorp, Netherlands

    *Please note exact accommodation and details are re-confirmed at time of booking and subject to change up to 6 weeks prior to departure

  • Guide
  • Meals
  • Transport
  • Additional Services
  • Flights
  • Insurance
  • Optional
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  • Written on November 13, 2019
    5.0 - Excellent

    The tour was exellent, we had a wonderful time. Our tour guide was very knowledgeable and he made sure everyone was taken care of.

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  • Written on November 12, 2019
    5.0 - Excellent

    Worth every dollar, euro, pound etc we spent. Our tour leader Matt and driver Zultan were awesome too. Thank you Tour radar and Expat Explore

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  • Europe Escape - 12 Days reviewer 3
    Written on November 9, 2019
    4.5 - Excellent

    Saw things I had only read about or seen in pictures. A lot of walking at too fast pace. was not impressed with the tour person that took us thru the Vatican, Unable to hear her, she was not conscious of keeping the group together. We were able to enjoy... Read more

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Frequently asked questions

    • Can I start this tour in Paris instead?

      Absolutely! You can join and end this tour whenever you wish, however, because this is not a hop on/hop off tour, we cannot amend the cost of your booking on this basis. TourRadar is not a tour operator, rather a marketplace for scheduled group tours. Therefore, the itineraries, accommodation and price cannot be altered as this is determined by the tour operator.

    • How do we cross the English Channel?

      Expat Explore alternates between the ferry and Eurotunnel to cross the Channel. The ferry route is either from Dover to Calais or Dover to Dunkirk, and the Eurotunnel route is from Folkestone to Calais. You are not able to choose your travel method as this is determined by the itinerary.

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

      A single supplement is not mandatory for this tour, as travellers can be roomed with a fellow traveller of the same gender for no additional cost. This is a great way to get to know your group and enrich your travel experience! If you would prefer a little more privacy, a single supplement can be paid, which will guarantee you your own room for the duration of the tour. Please contact our Travel Experts to arrange this.

    • Which currency is most widely accepted on this tour?

      The accepted currency for the countries visited on this tour are as follows:

      - Austria - Euro (EUR)
      - France - Euro (EUR)
      - Germany - Euro (EUR)
      - Italy - Euro (EUR)
      - Netherlands - Euro (EUR)
      - Switzerland - Swiss franc (CHF)
      - United Kingdom - Pound sterling (£)

    • Do you arrange airport transfers?

      Expat Explore can provide airport transfers for passengers, however, they are not included in the tour cost. Please contact our Customer Support team to arrange this.

    Good to know

    • About the countries

      Currencies

      £
      Pound sterling
      England
      Euro
      France , Italy , Vatican City (Holy See) , Austria , Germany , Netherlands and Belgium
      CHF
      Franc
      Switzerland

      Plugs & Adapters

      EnglandFrance, Italy, Vatican City (Holy See), Austria, Germany, Netherlands and BelgiumSwitzerlandItaly

      Visa

      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.

      Vaccines

      These are only indications, so please visit your doctor before you travel to be 100% sure.
      • Tick-borne encephalitis - Recommended for Switzerland, Austria and Germany. Ideally 6 months before travel.
    • Payment information
      • For any tour departing before 17 January 2020 a full payment is necessary. For tours departing after 17 January 2020, 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 65 days days prior to the departure date of your tour. TourRadar never charges you a booking fee and will charge you in the stated currency.
      • 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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