About Eiffel Tower, France
Enjoy a fast-paced trip to some of Europe’s most popular cities. Start in London from where you board the high-speed Eurostar train to Paris. Here, enjoy guided sightseeing including a ride up to the second floor of the Eiffel Tower for a spectacular view over this fascinating city. Continue to the Swiss Alps and stay in picture-book Lucerne, with an included walking tour and a chance to join an optional ride by cable car to Mount Pilatus. Arrive in Milan, Italy’s commercial capital, admire the gothic Duomo and the world-famous La Scala Opera House, before enjoying a traditional Milanese risotto dinner. Continue to romantic Venice, and enter the city in the most exclusive style possible: by private water taxi. Admire St. Mark’s Square, enjoy a glassblower’s demonstration, and a pizza party with wine at a local restaurant. Via Florence, where a guided walking shows you the city’s highlights, arrive in Rome, where dinner with local specialties, wine and entertainment at a local restaurant is included, as well as visits to the Vatican Museums and Sistine Chapel, St. Peter’s Basilica, the Colosseum, and the Roman Forum.
LONDON–PARISBy high-speed Eurostar trainPARIS Guided sightseeing, ascend the Eiffel TowerLUCERNE Walking tour including the Lion Monument and the Chapel BridgeMILANOrientation; [LF] risotto dinner with wine at a local restaurantVENICE [LF] Private water-taxi ride through the Grand Canal; visit St. Mark’s Square: glassblower demonstration; pizza party with wine at a local restaurantFLORENCE Guided walking tour, see the cathedral and Baptistry, and visit Signoria SquareROME [LF] A special Pasta dinner with wine at a local restaurant; guided sightseeing, visit the Vatican Museums and Sistine Chapel, St. Peter’s Square and Basilica, the Colosseum and Roman ForumHeadsets throughout the tour
LONDON Hilton London Metropole (SF)PARIS Marriott Paris Rive Gauche (SF)LUCERNE Grand Hotel Europe (F)MILAN Marriott (SF)VENICE NH Laguna Palace (F) at MestreROME Villa Pamphili (SF)
Full buffet breakfast (B) daily; 3 special three-course dinners (D) in Milan, Venice, and Rome
NOTE:In the rare event that the Eurostar train London-Paris is unavailable, alternative services will be provided.
High-speed Eurostar train; motorcoach with free Wi-Fi; private water-taxi and boat ride in Venice