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162 reviews
Winter Getaway - Topdeck
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18 days

Winter Getaway

From London to London
Tour Operator:
Topdeck
Max group size:
48
Age range:
18 to 39
Operated in:
English
Tour id:
6254
From
US $2,099
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Highlights

  • Enjoy snow angels, Swiss hot chocolate and potato rösti 
  • Bond with your friends on a dinner cruise in Amsterdam
  • Swing by the John Lennon wall for a pic to remember
  • Experience a food coma full of pasta and pizza in Rome

Itinerary

Start and end in London! With the discovery tour Winter Getaway, you have a 18 day tour package taking you through London, England and 11 other destinations in Europe. Winter Getaway includes accommodation in a hostel and campsites as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: London, England to Paris, France (or join in Paris)
  2. Day 2: Paris
  3. Day 3: Paris to Swiss Alps, Switzerland
  4. Day 4: Swiss Alps
  5. Day 5: Swiss Alps to Florence, Italy via Pisa
  6. Day 6: Florence
  7. Day 7: Florence to Rome via Orvieto
  8. Day 8: Rome
  9. Day 9: Rome to Venice
  10. Day 10: Venice
  11. Day 11: Venice to Salzburg, Austria
  12. Day 12: Salzburg to Prague, Czech Republic via Mauthausen
  13. Day 13: Prague
  14. Day 14: Prague to Berlin, Germany via Dresden
  15. Day 15: Berlin
  16. Day 16: Berlin to Amsterdam, Netherlands
  17. Day 17: Amsterdam
  18. Day 18: Amsterdam to London, England
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What's Included

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  • Accommodation
  • Guide
  • Meals
  • Transport
  • Additional Services
  • Flights
  • Insurance
  • Optional
  • Additional Services

Where You'll Stay

Hostel
15 nights
Hotel
2 nights

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Customer Reviews

  • Overall Rating
    Excellent
    4.7
  • Itinerary
    Excellent
    4.8
  • Guide
    Excellent
    5.0
  • Transport
    Excellent
    4.9
  • Accommodation
    Excellent
    4.4
  • Food
    Excellent
    4.3
  • 4.6
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  • J
    · February 19, 2020
    Absolutely awesome and brilliant
    Topdeck commented on this review
    Jannelle - incredible words to use when referring to a Topdeck trip! Glad you loved it.
    Trip date: February 2020
  • Winter Getaway reviewer 2
    · February 07, 2020
    Absolutely amazing trip with amazing trip leader, bus driver and group. Didn’t want it to end.
    Topdeck commented on this review
    Aww Josie! The hardest part of a Topdeck trip is leaving all your fellow travellers behind. On the flip, love reading you had an amazing time!
    Trip date: January 2020
  • T
    · January 12, 2020
    Awesome tour leader who knew so much history about the places we visited, making the experience so much better!
    Trip date: December 2019
  • J
    · January 01, 2020
    Five stars all round. A well designed Europe trip equipped with everything you could ask for and more! To top it off, we were privileged to have a Quality team leader, Jared and a spectacular driver, Catalin. I found Jared to be well rounded... Show more
    Trip date: December 2019
  • V
    · December 29, 2019
    Jared is a very good guide and friend. As a Brazilian, with a not so good English, he was very empathetic with me and made effort to include me in the group. Also, I had some problems during my trip and he helped me a lot.
    Trip date: December 2019
  • Winter Getaway reviewer 6
    · December 26, 2019
    Jared was the gold standard of tour guides. He was knowledgable of the history and culture of each place visited and the recommendations on sites and food. On top of that, he was great to grab some drinks and party with, all while keeping it super... Show more
    Trip date: December 2019
  • Winter Getaway reviewer 7
    · December 26, 2019
    I honestly thought this was the best trip I've ever been on. The people I met were amazing, the cities visited were breathtaking in their own ways, and the tour guide was so accomodating and reliable. I may have been super lucky, but each person on... Show more
    Trip date: December 2019
  • Winter Getaway reviewer 8
    · December 26, 2019
    Awesome tour with ably led by Jared. Fun, varied, and historically informative without being boring. Jared was an excellent source of places and suggestions at each place, ran a great walking tour, and was good value for a night out. I'd happily join... Show more
    Trip date: December 2019
  • A
    · December 26, 2019
    I was wary of going on a topdeck because I was sure my tour leader would look at me and say “beers beers beers” however my experience was overwhelming positive. It might be a cliche but I do believe I’ll remember this tour for the greater part of my... Show more
    Trip date: December 2019
  • T
    · November 29, 2019
    bring lots of space and not a lot of stuff so you can fill that space, also food is always a good investment
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    Trip date: November 2019

Dates & Availability

18 days
Winter Getaway
From London to London
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FAQs

    • When and where does the tour end?

      This tour ends at approximately 9 pm at Generator Hostel in London depending on traffic conditions, however, you also have the option to finish the tour at 8 am in Amsterdam, instead of taking the complimentary return transfer to London. Please be aware that the drop-off point is subject to change until your final documents are released.

    • When and where does the tour start?

      The first day of this tour generally starts from Generator Hostel in London at 6 am. Due to the early start, we recommend arriving at least one day prior to the tour, so you have time to settle in and make sure you do not miss the departure! You also have the option to meet up with your group at approximately 5 pm in Paris on the first day of the tour if you wish. Please be aware the starting point is subject to change until your final documents are released.

    • Do you arrange airport transfers?

      Unfortunately, airport transfers are not available for this tour and you will, therefore, have to make your own way from and to the airport.

    • What are the optional excursions?

      The optional excursions for this tour are:

      France - Paris
      Traditional cabaret show in Paris. Price: €65
      Scenic river cruise on the Seine. Price: €10
      Bike tour of Paris. Price: €28

      Switzerland - Swiss Alps - Lauterbrunnen
      Scenic excursion to The Jungfrau ('The Top of Europe'). Price: CHF161.80 - 189.60
      Skydiving. Price: CHF 420 plus €50 deposit
      Scenic helicopter ride. Price: CHF 120 plus €20 deposit
      Schilthorn Cable Car ride. Price: CHF 79

      Italy - Rome
      Guided tour of Vatican City. Price: €45

      Italy - Venice
      Personalised Topdeck group shirts & hoodies. Price: €21 - €32
      Gondola ride. Price: €20

      Germany - Berlin
      Third Reich walking tour. Price: €12
      Berlin Alternative Tour & Nightlife tour. Price: €20

      Netherlands - Amsterdam
      Bike tour of Amsterdam. Price: €15

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

    • Can you assist with booking additional accommodation?

      Of course, we can! Once you have a confirmed booking on this tour, we can request additional accommodation for you with the tour operator.

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    Good to Know

    • About the countries

      Currencies

      £
      Pound sterling
      England
      Euro
      France , Italy , Austria , Germany and Netherlands
      CHF
      Franc
      Switzerland
      Kč
      Koruna
      Czech Republic

      Plugs & Adapters

      EnglandFrance, Italy, Austria, Czech Republic, Germany and NetherlandsSwitzerlandItaly

      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, Czech Republic and Germany. Ideally 6 months before travel.
      • Hepatitis A - Recommended for Czech Republic. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
      • Hepatitis B - Recommended for Czech Republic. Ideally 2 months before travel.
    • Payment information
      • For any tour departing before 2 September 2020 a full payment is necessary. For tours departing after 2 September 2020, 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 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.
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