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Tonight, spend a lively evening with us in Rome. A brief interlude with the British capital this morning sees us meet our Travel Director before travelling to London's St. Enjoy an orientation of this historic Dutch city before ing your fellow travellers and Travel Director for a Welcome Reception dinner cruise on its canals.
Two drinks are also included. View the ornate Doge's Palace and the Bridge of Sighs, so named for the sound made by condemned prisoners as they took one last longing look at their beautiful city before meeting their fate. Visit what was once the political hub of the city, Piazza della oria, with its impressive sculptures and stunning palazzi. Afterwards, driving through this amazing city with our Local Specialist, you'll see some of the fascinating sights this beautiful city has to offer.
Trip prices are correct at the time of the products going live, however are subject to confirmation at the time of booking. Journey through the emerald-green landscape along the Brenner Pass into Italy and across the Dolomite Mountains to Venice. After a short drive, we'll arrive at a characteristic trattoria to relax and enjoy a typical Italian meal, soaking up The Eternal City's unique atmosphere all the while.
We'll enjoy this superb 'City of Light' on a leisurely cruise along the River Seine.
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In summer, this trip may take place before sunset. On certain departures this Optional may be operated in reverse.
Children must be accompanied by an adult. Later, we hear fascinating tales of gladiatorial combat and more on our visit to the Colosseum, again with time-saving VIP entrance. These ruins offer perhaps a more complete picture of Roman urban life than either Rome or Pompeii. From Rome, we travel north through the rolling countryside of Tuscany and along the Arno valley to the 'Cradle of the Renaissance', Florence.
Driving through the lush landscapes of The Netherlands and Germany, we arrive in Boppard where we board a cruise along the Rhine to St. Goar, passing vineyard-clad hills and medieval castles perched above riverside towns. Then, Dive Into Culture and witness the centuries-old craft of Venetian glassblowing before spending the afternoon at leisure to soak up the romantic atmosphere. Discover the most charming areas in the city with a Local Specialist.
The vibrant British capital where you will spend the next two nights, enjoying the pomp and antry of a city that effortlessly combines old and new. Day 5.
Tonight, why not consider an optional Swiss Folklore Show? We'll visit the Academy of Fine Arts and its Michelangelo collection, where you'll learn all about the life and works of this immortal Renaissance genius through the expert commentary of our Local Specialist.
a Local Specialist this morning for a tour of the iconic and unexpected sites of London. Our European Whirl almost at its end, we spend the evening with fellow travellers and our Travel Director, enjoying a Farewell Dinner in a local bistro. Get lost in Venice, cross bridges and discover hidden campi where locals share their daily stories over a glass of Venetian Spritz. Unless otherwise stated, trip prices are per person, land only, based on double occupancy and reflect applicable discount.
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Enjoy an insight into the world of Michelangelo and his masterpiece, David. This Parisian institution features 60 dancers and entertainers with over 1, costumes to create a dazzling spectacle. While enjoying dinner, you can also in a lively folklore show which includes yodelling, flag-throwing and Alpine horn-blowing.
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Our first stop today sees us discover the divine beauty of the Vatican City. Conditions apply. Occasionally, this optional may be offered as a Lunch for CHF This morning, view the mournful, mortally wounded lion hewn from rock to commemorate the Swiss Guards who lost their lives defending Louis XVI.
Walk along the flower-lined 14th-century covered Chapel Bridge, crossing the river Reuss. Please note: this optional is subject to availability and involves reservation and entrance pre-payments. Day 4. See the remains of the baths, theatre, apartment houses, drinking room, mosaics and wall paintings at this beautiful site, mirrored by cypress trees and umbrella pines. Drive via the scenic Italian Lakes District, across the Alps into beautiful Switzerland, where we'll spend the next two nights in the medieval lakeside city of Lucerne.
Enjoy a traditional Be My Guest lunch with the Landi family at their home near Florence, set within a garden of oak trees against the backdrop of Tuscan vineyards and olive groves.
Find out more about your free airport transfer at trafalgar. En route, we Connect With Locals over lunch at a Be My Guest experience and enjoy true Tuscan hospitality with a local family on their private estate in the Chianti countryside.
The afternoon is yours to explore the city on your terms. Discounts are subject to availability and may be withdrawn at any time without notice. us on a journey towards the Mediterranean coast and visit the excavations of Ancient Ostia, the former harbour of Rome. Paris at night is a city transformed. Wander through the labyrinth of narrow streets and beautiful squares of Rome's historic centre, leading to highlights such as the Trevi Fountain and the Pantheon, as well as hidden corners of the Eternal City.
We have some time later to discover the best Swiss chocolates in town. Eight generations of history with plenty of stories to tell. Travel south across the Veneto Plain, passing Bologna and the dramatic Apennine Mountains as well as the green and golden fields of Lazio before reaching Rome, the 'Eternal City'. Arriving in the Baroque city of Heidelberg, we explore its iconic and unexpected highlights before travelling to our Rhineland hotel.
For those wanting to visit multiple countries in a single trip. Roma Lifestyle. All trip information is correct at time of trips going live, however are subject to change - please confirm all details at time of booking. Journey to Oberammergau for a Trip Highlight and display of unwavering faith - the Oberammergau Passion Play, which has been performed every ten years since Take your premium seats for this poignant performance, witnessing first-hand the covenant that the villagers made with God to spare them from the ravages of the plague and compelled them to honour His grace and mercy.
Count your blessings on this poignant spiritual sojourn to Oberammergau, combined with a European adventure, from Amsterdam and the Rhine to Paris and the magnificent open-air museum that is Rome.
We cruise the beautiful Venetian lagoon by private launch to the gateway of Venice, St. Mark's Square. See airport transfer link below for details.
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Delve into the rich Medici heritage of this beautiful medieval city with your Local Specialist. Visit a glassblowing factory in Venice and St. Peter's Basilica in Rome. Today bid adieu to your fellow travelers and Travel Director at the end of your memorable experience. Sit on the Spanish Steps savouring a tasty gelato, shop up a storm on the trendy Via Corso or perhaps an Optional Experience to see the magnificent frescoed ceiling of the Sistine Chapel.
Then, enjoy free time to wander the symmetrical, tree-lined gardens. Mark's Square in Venice. You will then experience unparalleled Parisian entertainment — including the world-famous Can-Can.
We'll visit St. We continue to Ancient Rome to view the iconic Colosseum and Circus Maximus, once the site of exhilarating chariot races centuries ago. Crossing the border into France this morning, we travel past the picturesque vineyards and country towns of Burgundy en route to the 'City of Lights'.
Witness the exquisite craft of glassblowing, a delicate tradition that generations of Venetian craftsmen have perfected over the centuries. You are viewing the consumer version of the trip. Or an exciting Optional Experience to one of the surrounding peaks for breathtaking views of the Swiss countryside. a Local Specialist today for a sightseeing tour of this romantic city.
London airport transfer service is available to purchase. Luxury air-conditioned coach with WiFi in most countries or alternative transportation such as rail journeys. This optional is subject to availability and involves reservations and entrance prepayments.