DAY 1 - LONDON - PARIS ( 2 NIGHTS )
A very warm welcome from your Travel Director. See the White Cliffs of Dover as you cross by ferry to Calais in France. Travel past the Somme battlefields in northern France to the glittering capital, Paris, your home for the next two nights. Consider a cruise along the Seine in a glass-topped boat.
Hotel: Adagio Malakoff
DAY 2 - PARIS SIGHTSEEING AND AT LEISURE
Your morning guided sightseeing tour includes views of the Champs Elysees, Arc de Triomphe and the Eiffel Tower. Spend the afternoon as you wish. You might like to round off your Parisian adventure with a spectacular cabaret show.
DAY 3 - PARIS - LUCERNE
Today drive through the Burgundy region where vineyards stretch as far as the eye can see. Pass the fortified town of Belfort to lakeside Lucerne with views of the 14th-century Chapel Bridge and a visit to the Lion Monument during your orientation tour. Dine tonight at your hotel.
Buffet Breakfast/ Dinner Hotel: Burestadi
DAY 4 - LUCERNE - VENICE
Traverse the Alps into Italy via the scenic St. Gotthard route and catch a glimpse of Lake Como. Skirt the sprawling commercial capital, Milan, city of Italian couture. We arrive later in the region of Venice, a historically wealthy city and enduring magnet for artists, built across 118 islands in a marshy lagoon.
Buffet Breakfast/ Dinner Hotel: Burchiello
DAY 5 - VENICE ORIENTATION - FLORENCE
Cruise by private launch to St. Mark's Square and see the sumptuous Doge's Palace and St. Mark's Basilica. Watch the Venetian craftsmen at work creating local specialities at a glassblowing workshop. Afterwards you might like to take an Optional Experience to Burano Island for a delightful lunch. Cross the Apennine Mountains, later reaching Florence, birthplace of the Renaissance.
Buffet Breakfast/ Dinner Hotel: Starhotels
DAY 6 - FLORENCE - ROME (2 NIGHTS)
See the sights during your orientation tour of Florence, which includes a stroll to Santa Croce Square. Don't miss the opportunity to shop for high quality leather and gold before departing for Rome.
Buffet Breakfast Hotel: Ergife
DAY 7 - ROME SIGHTSEEING AND FREE TIME
Your Local Specialist takes you on a guided visit of St. Peter's Basilica, believed to enclose the tomb of St. Peter. Your fascinating guided sightseeing tour continues across the River Tiber to view the Colosseum and the ancient sites of Rome. Spend free time afterwards exploring on your own. Shop in smart boutiques on the Via Ottaviano, throw a coin in the Trevi Fountain or simply watch the world drift by. Please note: Due to religious celebrations throughout the Holy Year of Mercy the Rome-included sightseeing may be modified.
DAY 8 - DEPART ROME
After breakfast say ‘Arrivederci’ to Rome and your travelling companions as you return home with wonderful memories of Italy. Transfers are available to Rome Airports. Conditions apply.
# WHAT'S ALWAYS INCLUDED
See the White Cliffs
Sightseeing includes views of the Champs Élysées, Arc de Triomphe and the Eiffel Tower
Orientation includes views of the Chapel Bridge and a visit to the Lion Monument
Cruise by private boat to St. Mark's Square. Visit a traditional glassblowing workshop
See Piazza St. Croce
Sightseeing with your Local Specialist includes views of the Colosseum, see the ancient sites and visit St. Peter's Basilica
- Ferry from Dover to Calais
- Luxury air-conditioned coach
- Cherry-picked hotels, all tried and trusted
- Variety of Optional Experiences
- An expert Travel Director and separate Driver
- All hotel service charges and tips, baggage handling fees and local taxes
- Audio Headsets Provided throughout your holiday to enhance your included sightseeing experiences
- Airport transfer is provided on the last travel day. Conditions apply.
Travel to London, Paris and Rome on a London to Rome Holiday - Escorted Tour. Visit endless sights and unique cultures in European historic capital cities with this captivating London to Rome holiday package. cosy local pubs and world-famous sites such as Big Ben, London is a city of wonderful and quirky extremes. Travel the fabulous Eurostar to Paris for a trip up the Eiffel Tower. Admire the Champs Elysees, Arc de Triomphe, Notre Dame and the Louvre Museum. Finish in style with a cruise along the River Seine. Explore the artistic heritage of three great Italian cities - Rome, Venice and Florence. Get a close look at the Romans' legacy through the impressive Colosseum ...
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