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Eastern Express - Topdeck
16 days

Eastern Express

From Rome to London
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  • Explore the Venetian canals
  • Soak up the sun on Pag island, Croatia
  • Venture the Austrian Alps
  • Experience the nightlife buzz of Amsterdam


Start in Rome and end in London! With the Discovery tour Eastern Express, you have a 16 days tour package taking you through Rome, Italy and 8 other destinations in Europe. Eastern Express includes accommodation in a hostel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Rome, Italy
  2. Day 2: Rome to Venice
  3. Day 3: Venice
  4. Day 4: Venice to Pag Island, Croatia
  5. Day 5: Pag Island
  6. Day 6: Pag Island
  7. Day 7: Pag Island to Ljubljana, Slovenia
  8. Day 8: Ljubljana to Austrian Alps, Austria
  9. Day 9: Austrian Alps
  10. Day 10: Austrian Alps to Prague, Czech Republic
  11. Day 11: Prague
  12. Day 12: Prague to Berlin, Germany
  13. Day 13: Berlin
  14. Day 14: Berlin to Amsterdam, Netherlands
  15. Day 15: Amsterdam
  16. Day 16: Amsterdam to London, England
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  • Accommodation
  • Guide
  • Meals
  • Additional Services
  • Transport
  • Flights
  • Insurance
  • Optional
  • Additional Services

Where You'll Stay

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  • S
    · July 1st, 2019
    I joined the grand European tour midway through, by doing the Eastern Express. It was the best decision I have made. The group had already been on tour for a fortnight but they were super welcoming and inclusive towards me being a newbie. Jared was an... Show more
    Trip date: June 2019
  • RK
    · October 24th, 2017
    Judes was an amazing tour guide! Super friendly, patient, helpful and really knew her history! She made everyone feel like her friend while still being really professional
    Trip date: July 2016
  • A
    · June 5th, 2017
    My 16 day tour from Rome to London was everything I could have dreamt of. Our tour leader Jess was incredible, so helpful and gave me so much help and guidance whenever I needed it as well as being super fun and humble. It made our group have a really... Show more
    Trip date: May 2017
  • TH
    · March 14th, 2017
    Sarah a was a great tour leader. She was funny, knowledgeable, caring and flexible when she needed to be. I had a great time on the tour and Sarah made sure we all had a good time.
    Trip date: August 2016
  • LL
    · February 3rd, 2017
    Flipping amazing! For someone who was worried about travelling alone, Jess made the whole thing so much easier! Welcoming, fun and just generally lovely!
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    Trip date: July 2016
  • Eastern Express reviewer 6
    · October 7th, 2015
    Tripleader: Felix (Cate from topdeck) Driver: Jude Thoroughly enjoyable, educational, exciting and tasty journey! The knowledge of the tour leader was exceptional and the bus rides were smooth and well planned out. Joining the toir half way through... Show more
    Topdeck commented on this review
    Thank you for your feedback. Eastern Express is a epic trip. Good to hear you enjoyed it with the crew and eventually the passengers. Hope to see you again sometime soon. Topdeck :)
    Trip date: September 2015
  • N
    · October 28th, 2014
    Fantastic experience, saw a lot in only 16 days, optional activities were fun and varied. Accommodation was consistently good and the Topdeck tent food was incredible. Anthony the guide was amazing- he was informative and fun...kept the atmosphere up... Show more
    Trip date: September 2014

Frequently Asked Questions

    • What sort of accommodation will I stay in during this trip?

      You will stay in same sex multi share accommodation. A combination of modern hostels situated close to the action, cabins at European campsites and bungalows.

    • Can you give me some details about the starting point of this trip?

      Topdeck advised that the starting point is at 2pm at Camping Village Roma.

    • Can you arrange a pre/post trip accommodation?

      The pre-trip and post-trip accommodation is for an additional cost.
      Please contact us to arrange this.

    • What does the food fund cover?

      Food fund for Eastern Express 2015 covers all included group meals while you are on the trip. This tour includes all breakfasts and some fresh lunches lunches while travelling - which means you can save on expensive lunches from motorway service stations and enjoy higher quality food. Meals at local restaurants are also included giving you the opportunity to try local cuisines. The food fund needs to be paid upfront before the departure.

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    Good to Know

    • Currency
      Germany, Italy and Netherlands
      Pound Sterling
      Czech Koruna
      Czech Republic
    • Plugs & Adapters

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

      Type C
      Croatia, Czech Republic, Germany, Italy, Slovenia and Netherlands
      Type E
      Croatia, Czech Republic, Germany, Italy, Slovenia and Netherlands
      Type F
      Croatia, Czech Republic, Germany, Italy, Slovenia and Netherlands
      Type L
      Type G
    • Vaccines
      • These are only indications, so please visit your doctor before you travel to be 100% sure.
      • Hepatitis B - Recommended for Croatia, Czech Republic and Slovenia. Ideally 2 months before travel.
      • Tick-borne encephalitis - Recommended for Croatia, Czech Republic, Germany and Slovenia. Ideally 6 months before travel.
      • Hepatitis A - Recommended for Czech Republic 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 22nd, 2021 a full payment is necessary. For tours departing after August 22nd, 2021, a minimum payment of $200 is required to confirm your booking with Topdeck. 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 60 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 Topdeck will contact you with any discrepancies before your booking is confirmed.
      • The following cards are accepted for "Topdeck" tours: Visa, Maestro, Mastercard, American Express or PayPal. TourRadar does NOT charge you an extra fee for using any of these payment methods.
    • Cancellation Policy
    • Accessibility
      Some tours are not suitable for mobility-restricted traveller, however, some operators may be able to accommodate special requests. For any enquiries, you can contact our customer support team, who are ready and waiting to help you.


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