Skies Taste of Europe Motorcoach Tour including Pre/Post Paris Stay
Land Only Rate - All Departures - $700*
Every Thursday: Jan 5 thru Dec 28, 2017
10 Days/8 Nights
Countries & Cities Visited:
France: Paris, Monaco, Nice, Cannes & Avignon
Italy: Milan, Venice, Rome, Vatican City, Florence, Pisa, Genoa/San
Accommodations: 3-star hotels
Meals: Daily breakfasts
The Taste of Europe Tour will take you to the heart of three uniquely
beautiful European countries: Switzerland, Italy including Vatican City
and France. This tour is a perfect introduction to Europe, ideal for
first timers and those who want to explore and experience as much as
possible in 7 days. You'll start your journey enjoying the breathtaking
mountain scenery of Switzerland before heading south into Italy, where
you will have the opportunity to experience hundreds of years of tradition
and culture. Discover the glamorous French Riviera and return to Paris
to conclude your tour and be part of a truly memorable journey.
unforgettable 7-Day Taste of Central Europe tour concludes with a relaxing
and scenic journey through the French countryside north to Paris.
Depart for your overnight flight to Paris.
Arrive Paris and proceed on your own to your hotel. Free day and evening
to explore the city.
Day 3: Paris-Lucerne
Departure Point: Paris Place dItalie
Departure Time: 9am
Your tour starts with a breathtaking scenic journey through the Swiss
Alps from Paris. You will then arrive at the picturesque city of Lucerne
and see its famous landmarks, Chapel Bridge and the Water Tower. Enjoy
your free time to shop or wander around this unique city. Overnight
4: Lucerne-Milan-Verona-Venice (B)
to Milan, the fashion capital of Europe and explore its famous landmarks
such as the Cathedral Square, Gothic Cathedral and the beautifully designed
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II. Enjoy free time to shop or wander around
this beautiful city. Overnight in Venice.
5: Venice-Rome (B)
you will start off by taking a boat ride to the beautiful San Marco,
Venice. Alongside with your local guide, explore the Basilica di San
Marco, the Bridge of Sighs, Doge's Palace, the Grand Canal and witness
a demonstration by Murano glassblowers. Of course, the ultimate Venice
activity is to ride through the warren of waterways on a gondola, and
for most people this optional excursion is a must. Overnight in Rome.
6: Rome-Vatican City-Florence (B)
City and ancient Rome are the next destinations you will get to explore
on this tour. Visit St. Peter's Basilica and make your way through the
streets of Rome to visit relics such as Trevi Fountain and the Coliseum
(entrance ticket at your own expense). You have the option to either
visit the magnificent Basilique Santa Maria degli Angeli e dei Martiri
near Piazza della Repubblica or do a bit of shopping at the Mitsukoshi
Department store before heading to Florence. In Florence, see a demonstration
of traditional leather working, Ponte Vecchio and Piazza del Duomo.
Overnight in Florence.
Day 7: Florence-Pisa-Genoa/San Remo (B)
Pisa and its iconic Leaning Tower are next on the list. Later we visit
Genoa/San Remo, where you will overnight.
Day 8: Genoa/San Remo-Monaco-Nice-Cannes-Avignon (B)
Today our drive takes us to Monaco, where you will enjoy a walking to
tour see the Princes Palace, the Courthouse and Cathedral. Your
next highlight is a tour of the Fragonard perfume factory, with free
time to further explore the French Riviera's chic and glamorous cities
of Nice and Cannes before ending in Avignon for the night.
9: Avignon-Paris (B)
Depart Avignon for your return to Paris, enjoying the beautiful scenary
along the way. Arrive Paris late evening for overnight.
Return Details: Returns to original departure point Paris Place de ltal,
between 6:30pm - 7:00pm approximately.
Proceed on your own to Paris airports for your return flight.
-9 nights accommodation including 1
nt pre-tour and 1 nt post-tour in Paris
-Continental breakfast except in Paris where breakfast is not included
-Tour manager and driver
-Sightseeing tours as per the itinerary
-Transport by air-conditioned coach
-Accommodation: minimum 3* in or outside the city center
-Gratuities for tour guide and driver
-Food and drinks, unless specified. The tour manger will offer assistance
with reservations and directions to local restaurants/cafés
-Any additional excursions, activities or shows not included in the
itinerary or those included but as mentioned, will be at your own expense
-Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
-Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject
-Passport, name and number, gender, date of birth and nationality
are required for all passengers; please advise at the time of booking
-Not wheelchair accessible
-It is the responsibility of each passenger to ensure that they comply
with all the necessary passport (must be valid for at least 6 months),
visa, health, insurance and other travel regulations required for all
the countries they will be visiting prior to the start of the tour
SKIES 10 DAY TASTE OF EUROPE TOUR INCLUDES: Round-trip space available
interline air transportation to Paris via Air Canada (Must have recipricol
agreement to be eligible. Call for rates on Iberia Airines if not eligible
for AC), nine nights hotel accommodations, driver and guide, motor coach
transportation throughout, sightseeing per itinerary, continental breakfast
daily on tour (does not include breakfast in Paris), all taxes and service
charges except where specified. Gratuities for driver and guide not
included. Domestic partner eligible. Companion eligible. Restrictions
apply. Call Open Skies®.
Prices quoted are per
person, double occupancy, based on the ZED zonal/mileage system. Trips
are priced based on the shortest non-stop route. Call Open Skies for
exact rates based on your departure city. Persons traveling single require
a single supplement. Extra night rates available. Prices do NOT include
departure taxes. Where domestic partner and companions eligible are
listed, there may be a supplement. Contact Open Skies® for details
concerning supplements and itinerary changes if applicable.
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