4.6
19 reviews
Play & Pause: Central & Southern Europe Highlights - Topdeck
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Play & Pause: Central & Southern Europe Highlights

17 days
4.6
(19)
From London to Rome
Tour Operator:
Topdeck
Max group size:
28
Age range:
18 to 39
Operated in:
English
Tour id:
2786
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Highlights

  • Raise a glass to winemakers at happy hour in Bordeaux
  • Uncover the artistic allure of the Mediterranean cities
  • Say bienvenidos to the city of art nouveau in Barcelona
  • Soak up the opulent extravagance of Monte Carlo

Itinerary

Start in London and end in Rome! With the Explorer tour Play & Pause: Central & Southern Europe Highlights, you have a 17 days tour package taking you through London, England and 10 other destinations in Europe. Play & Pause: Central & Southern Europe Highlights includes accommodation in a hotel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: London, England
  2. Day 2: London to Paris, France
  3. Day 3: Paris
  4. Day 4: Paris to Bordeaux, via Loire Valley
  5. Day 5: Bordeaux to Carcassonne
  6. Day 6: Carcassonne to Barcelona, Spain, via Andorra
  7. Day 7: Barcelona
  8. Day 8: Barcelona to French Riviera, France
  9. Day 9: French Riviera, including Monaco
  10. Day 10: French Riviera to Swiss Alps, Switzerland
  11. Day 11: Swiss Alps
  12. Day 12: Swiss Alps to Venice, Italy
  13. Day 13: Venice
  14. Day 14: Venice to Florence, via Pisa
  15. Day 15: Florence to Rome
  16. Day 16: Rome
  17. Day 17: Rome
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Where You'll Stay

Hotel
14 nights

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  • Overall Rating
    Excellent
    4.6
  • Itinerary
    Excellent
    4.9
  • Guide
    Excellent
    4.9
  • Transport
    Excellent
    4.8
  • Accommodation
    Excellent
    4.2
  • Food
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    4.3
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  • G
    · November 15th, 2019
    Best tour enough time at each place to see if you would ever go back to them! I’d go back to all of them! I was really lucky with my group, i have now made life long mates. Travelling is something I absolutely love and topdeck is always my go to for... Show more
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    Trip date: July 2019
  • JL
    · November 15th, 2019
    Would need to have an idea of what you would like to do at the main cities as it's usually a free day. Otherwise can spent an hour or two researching places and how to make the most of the day.
    Trip date: May 2019
  • A
    · July 30th, 2019
    Awesome trip, awesome guide and driver. Awesome time and met some amazing people plus saw some spectacular places.
    Trip date: June 2019
  • K
    · July 30th, 2019
    Tim was super amazing! We had a trip of a lifetime!
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    Trip date: July 2019
  • Play & Pause: Central & Southern Europe Highlights reviewer 5
    · July 5th, 2019
    The European Emperor exceeded expectations and was an experience I'll never forget. The places we visited seemed like the perfect introduction to Europe. On paper a bus tour doesnt sound like much, but the combination of good people, friendly and... Show more
    Trip date: August 2018
  • A
    · June 12th, 2019
    Excellent trip, great guide and driver. Most of the accommodation was great except for one.
    Trip date: April 2019
  • S
    · September 29th, 2018
    Judes could juggle the role of friend, leader, confidant, walking encyclopedia and shepherd of thirty drunk adults effortlessly. She personally ensured each one of us got what we wanted from the trip while also introducing us to new and exciting... Show more
    Trip date: September 2018
  • Play & Pause: Central & Southern Europe Highlights reviewer 8
    · September 24th, 2018
    If I could give Judes more than 5 stars I would. She is absolutely incredible. She always has so much energy, is always more than happy to give advice and help out, and is so friendly, genuine and accomodating. She has a wealth of knowledge, and is also... Show more
    Trip date: September 2018
  • Play & Pause: Central & Southern Europe Highlights reviewer 9
    · August 2nd, 2018
    The main issue for me was difficulty in sleeping on those long bus rides because the music playing on the bus never really stopped. I liked the places we visited and I actually thought the pacing was pretty good. I made heaps of friends too! Next time,... Show more
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    Trip date: July 2018
  • MB
    · October 14th, 2017
    I did the European Emperor Topdeck Tour with Jess and I could not rave about the amazing tour and Jess' knowledgeable enthusiastic guiding anymore! Everyday was something knew and exciting and Jess would always begin our day with awesome tips,... Show more
    Trip date: September 2017

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17 days
Play & Pause: Central & Southern Europe Highlights
From London to Rome
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Frequently Asked Questions

    • What is the age demographic of this tour?

      Topdeck creates trip itineraries designed for younger travelers of ges 18-39. They can be more fast-paced, budget-minded, and includes activities for travellers to meet and have fun with other young passengers from all parts of the world! Their brand is designed around this unique experience geared toward younger travellers.

    • What is the accommodation like on this tour?

      The accommodation is always centrally located, based on a twin share and around 3*.

    • Can I join the tour in Paris?

      Yes it is possible to join this tour in Paris, you will simply meet the group in the late afternoon at the joining point hotel in Paris. The price of the tour will not change, but you will not miss out on any of the Paris activities by selecting to join there. Please indicate at time of booking if you wish to join in Paris or London.

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

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