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Quest To Rome (16 Days)

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starts on 20 Sep 2019
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Quest To Rome (16 Days) - Contiki
Quest To Rome (16 Days) - Contiki
Excellent
15 reviews
Starts
London
Destinations
+8
Ends
Rome
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Highlights

  • Fill up on tapas and toast to Gaudi's beautiful Barcelona
  • Take your breath away at colourful Cinque Terre
  • Walk in the footsteps of mighty gladiators in Rome
  • Tick off your bucket list with a gondola ride in Venice
  • Spend your day exploring fairytale castles in Prague
  • Enjoy a smorgasbord of partying and visit the Berlin Wall
Age range
18 to 35 year olds
Accommodation
Hostel, Hotel
Max Group Size
50
Transportation
Train & Rail
Travel style
Discovery, Coach / Bus, Christmas & New Year
Operator
Contiki
Start in London and end in Rome! With the discovery tour Quest To Rome (16 Days), you have a 16 day tour package taking you from London to Rome and through London, England and 9 other destinations in Europe. Quest To Rome (16 Days) includes accommodation in a hotel and hostel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.

Itinerary

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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: London to Paris
  2. Day 2: Paris
  3. Day 3: Paris to Bordeaux
  4. Day 4: Bordeaux to San Sebastian via Saint Jean de-Luz
  5. Day 5: San Sebastian
  6. Day 6: San Sebastian to Barcelona via Zaragoza
  7. Day 7: Barcelona
  8. Day 8: Barcelona to Nice
  9. Day 9: Nice including French Riviera and Monaco
  10. Day 10: Nice to Cinque Terre
  11. Day 11: Cinque Terre to Florence via Pisa
  12. Day 12: Florence to Sorrento
  13. Day 13: Sorrento
  14. Day 14: Sorrento to Rome via Pompeii
  15. Day 15: Rome
  16. Day 16: Depart Rome

Travel guide

Prepare for an adventure in this stunning destination with our travel guide.

What's included

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  • Accommodation

    Rated Good by past passengers
  • Guide

    Rated Excellent by past passengers
  • Meals

    Rated Good by past passengers
  • Transport

    Rated Excellent by past passengers
  • Additional Services

Not included

  • Flights

  • Insurance

  • Optional

  • Additional Services

15 Reviews

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  • L
    Written on June 19, 2019
    5.0 - Excellent

    I loved my tour guide Rémi, he was very informative and answered all of our questions. If he didn’t know the answer, he’s do his research and would eventually get back to us. My group of friends and I left the group after Rome and went to other parts of... Read more

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  • V
    Written on May 12, 2019
    5.0 - Excellent

    Remi did an excellent job. He was always available for questions and guidance. He was super helpful and made sure to keep everyone safe. He gave us suggestions to do in our free time and even researched the nearest doctors around if we felt sick. He went... Read more

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  • N
    Written on May 12, 2019
    4.5 - Excellent

    The most caring and positive tour guide, my first experience with contiki was completely made by remi’s attitude and hard work ethic, would absolutely recommend a contiki to others with him, cheers Remi!

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  • A
    Written on May 11, 2019
    5.0 - Excellent

    Remi was an amazing trip manager. He’s so on top of things, he has everything planned and he helps you figure out transportation or places to go for good food! He was very professional while maintaining a great and funny personality. Definitely made the... Read more

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  • J
    Written on May 11, 2019
    5.0 - Excellent

    Trip of a lifetime! I had an excellent guide that went above and beyond to make sure everyone had a fun and safe trip! Highly recommend to anyone that wants to explore, have fun and meet new people!

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  • EM
    Written on February 24, 2018
    4.5 - Excellent

    Had an amazing time; tour manager Britt was stupendous. Included in the trip were small stops in towns not listed on the itinerary, so you really can experience the places you visit a bit deeper than just the typical tourist experience. Highly recommended... Read more

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  • K
    Written on September 29, 2016
    4.0 - Good

    Greg was a great tour guide! He has a genuine passion for what he does. I had Greg as a tour guide when i did the 'Quest to Rome' trip with Contiki, Greg was always down for a good time and always provided great insights into each city we visited. Along... Read more

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  • LP
    Written on September 22, 2016
    4.5 - Excellent

    I have nothing but positive things to say about the contiki trip! Our tour guide Greg was absolutely amazing! I've been on several tours with other companies and Greg was by far the best tour guide I've ever had! He engages with everyone each day, making... Read more

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  • RW
    Written on September 22, 2016
    4.5 - Excellent

    This your had it all! Greg was amazing from start to finish. Organised everyday, told us exactly what was happening, gave ideas on what to do and where to go. Greg was friendly and very approachable and made everyone feel like family.

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  • C
    Written on September 19, 2016
    4.5 - Excellent

    I had an absolute blast on my tour with Greg, he was very organised and was always up for a drink! He knew a lot about all the cities we visited and could answer any questions we had about something. Would highly recommend going in a tour with him

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Questions & Answers

Here we have collected and answered the most frequently asked questions about this tour.

    • I was wondering what the accommodation in each stop over is like?

      The accommodation is based on staying 11 nights in hostels and 4 nights in hotels.

    • Is it possible to get a list of names of hostels?

      All accommodations are subject to change until 4-6 weeks before the departure date. After the booking is made you will be issued your final trip documents with your specific accommodation details 4-6 weeks before departure. Under the "What’s Included" tab on each tour page, you can find general info about the accommodations used on the tour before you book.

    • What does the food fund cover?

      The food fund covers the included meals listed in the what's included section. On these tours you will have food prepared by on-site chefs or your onboard cook. Some meals may also be at local restaurants.

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    Videos

    • Western Europe Travel Guide
    • Travel Isn't About Where You Go...
    • Contiki Experiences
    • Contiki Munch
    • Europe Summer Team
    • Contiki Accomodation
    • Quest to Rome
    • TourRadar presents The Sorrento Peninsula
    Western Europe Travel Guide

    Guides who have led this tour

    • Grant Feddo
      "We travel initially to lose ourselves; Then we travel next, to find ourselves. - I am lucky enough to..."
    • Greg Colgin
      "I like adventures, food and laughter, those are a few of my favourite things."
    • Remi Gosselin

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    • Crystal4th July 2019
      Always decent and friendly communication, good discounts and easy to search for exactly what you're looking for.

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    About the countries

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    Vaccinations

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    Hepatitis B
    Recommended for Spain. Ideally 2 months before travel.

    Policies

    Location
    London is the starting point and Rome is the endpoint.
    Hold my space
    TourRadar can request Contiki to hold spaces for you for up to 48 hours without any credit card details.
    Payment(s)
    For any tour departing before 22 November 2019 a full payment is necessary. For tours departing after 22 November 2019, a minimum payment of $200 is required to confirm your booking with Contiki. 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.
    Cancellation policy
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    Payment methods
    The following cards are accepted for Contiki tours: Visa, Maestro, Mastercard, American Express or PayPal. TourRadar does NOT charge you an extra fee for using any of these payment methods.

    Destinations

    Covering a total distance of approx 2,917 km.
    • London (England)
    • 343 km
    • Paris (France)
    • 500 km
    • Bordeaux (France)
    • 203 km
    • San Sebastian (Spain)
    • 403 km
    • Barcelona (Spain)
    • 490 km
    • Nice (France)
    • 202 km
    • Cinque Terra (Italy)
    • 129 km
    • Florence (Italy)
    • 434 km
    • Sorrento (Italy)
    • 212 km
    • Rome (Italy)

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