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Paris and Rome (Winter 2013/2014)

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The Arc de Triomphe at night in Paris, FranceParis, FranceColosseum during Christmas in Rome, ItalyThe Roman Forum in Rome, ItalySt. Peter's Basilica during Christmas in Vatican City
The Arc de Triomphe at night in Paris, France
Paris, France
Colosseum during Christmas in Rome, Italy
The Roman Forum in Rome, Italy
St. Peter's Basilica during Christmas in Vatican City
  • Duration: 8 Days
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  • Brochure: Europe & Britain 2013-2014
  • Style: City Breaks
  • Description: Soak up the festive spirit of Christmas in Europe with a stroll and spot of shopping along Paris' Champs Eysees. Enjoy iconic sightseeing in Paris before travelling to Rome to dazzle the senses further. Enjoy an unforgettable Italian Christmas experience with visits to the Colosseum and the Vatican City.

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Trip Itinerary

  • Day 1 to Day 3


    Welcome to Paris! After check-in, there is time to relax and unwind. On your first morning, your Local Guide takes you on a fascinating sightseeing tour. Ascend the Eiffel Tower to the second level for amazing views of Paris. Drive along the Champs Élysées to the Arc de Triomphe and enjoy views of Notre Dame Cathedral. Spend the rest of your time sightseeing and shopping in smart boutiques. Visit world-class museums such as the Louvre or perhaps take an excursion to the Palace of Versailles. Sample the local cuisine and maybe see a renowned Parisian cabaret!

    Meal(s): (Buffet Breakfast / Buffet Breakfast)

    Hotel: Novotel Tour Eiffel

    Hotels are subject to change.
  • Day 4


    After breakfast, transfer to the airport for a short flight to Rome, the Eternal City. On arrival, you are transferred to your hotel, home for the next four nights! Spend the evening exploring or simply relax and watch the world go by.

    Meal(s): (Buffet Breakfast)

    Hotel: Una

    Hotels are subject to change.
  • Day 5


    This morning, your Local Guide brings the city to life with a half day sightseeing tour featuring views of the Forum, the Colosseum and Circus Maximus as well as a visit to St Peter’s Basilica in the Vatican City. Spend the rest of the day as you please.

    Meal(s): (Buffet Breakfast)

  • Day 6 to Day 7


    Spend two full days exploring this exciting city. From Michelangelo’s Sistine Chapel to the elegant shops on the Via Condotti and from the ancient Forum to the colourful Piazza Navona, Rome is yours to discover. In the evenings, savour the city’s mouth-watering cuisine at the restaurant of your choice.

    Meal(s): (Buffet Breakfast / Buffet Breakfast)

  • Day 8


    Say ‘arrivederci’ to Rome and your companions at the end of a memorable holiday in Paris and Rome. Transfers are available to Rome Fiumicino Airport for your return flight home. Conditions apply.

    Meal(s): (Buffet Breakfast)

What's Included

Sightseeing Highlights

  • ParisView Notre Dame Cathedral, the Arc de Triomphe, Champs Élysées and the Louvre with your Local Guide. Enjoy spectacular city views from an included ascent to the second level of the Eiffel Tower.
  • RomeSightseeing tour with your Local Guide includes views of the ancient Roman Forum, Colosseum and Circus Maximus. Visit St. Peter’s Basilica and see Michelangelo’s Pietà.


  • Buffet breakfast daily.

Travel Highlights

  • First Class hotel accommodation which includes twin-bedded rooms with private facilities.
  • All hotel service charges and tips, baggage handling fees and local taxes included.
  • The services of a Trafalgar Local Host in Paris and Rome.
  • Flight from Paris to Rome and associated transfers.
  • A travel wallet with your documentation.
  • Local Guide in Paris and Rome.
  • Audio Headsets Provided in Paris and Rome to enhance your sightseeing experiences.

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  • Hotels are subject to change.
  • * For single travellers purchasing the twin-share option, please note that there is a no smoking policy in all shared rooms. Solo travel is not accepted on guided Family Experiences holidays unless travelling as part of a family group. 
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