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European Adventures 2014

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Hofburg Palace
Prague Castle
River Rhine
Chillon Castle
  • Duration: 13 Days
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  • Brochure: Costsaver 2014
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  • Style: Discoveries
  • Description: Cruise along the Rhine Valley with its beautiful landscape before enjoying a walking tour of Prague where you view the impressive castle. View castles of the Rhine Valley, and see the impressive Prague Castle Travel the canals of Venice and see beautiful Lake Lucerne before exploring magical Paris.
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Optionals

On every itinerary, we offer a range of optional excursions that allow you to further enhance your experience should you so choose. These are purchased when you are on your trip, via your Trafalgar Travel Director. Depending on the region visited these can be paid with cash or credit card.


A reduction of 25% of the cost of the Optional Excursions is offered to all children under the age of 16 years at the time of travel. Please Note: This discount to does not apply to North America optionals, as they are already discounted.

  • PARIS

    • + Dinner And Hidden Gems Of Paris Spend an evening discovering one of the areas of Paris made famous by artists, writers and students over the centuries, followed by a memorable dinner in typical Parisian style with drinks included.

    • + Moulin Rouge Cabaret And Dinner Dinner and cabaret, including wine and champagne, at the world famous Moulin Rouge - the original Paris cabaret - immortalized by the homonymous award-winning film and featuring 60 dancers and entertainers and over 1000 costumes!

    • + Notre Dame And Latin Quarter We begin by visiting the cornerstone of Gothic architecture in France built in 1163, the magnificent cathedral that lies at the heart of Paris, Notre Dame. Then with our Local Guide explore the Latin Quarter. Enjoy some free time to have a bite to eat in the Latin Quarter, or perhaps try the famous Berthillon ice-cream - the best in France!

    • + Nouvelle Eve Cabaret And Dinner Dinner with wine included at one of the most prestigious cabaret shows in town! Enjoy an evening of exciting acts, stunning tableaux and wonderful entertainment - including, of course, the world famous Can-Can. A Parisian night that you will never forget!

    • + Seine Cruise And Paris By Night Paris at night is a city transformed. Enjoy this superb 'city of light' as we take a leisurely cruise on the popular river boats under the bridges of Paris, admiring the wonderful buildings which adorn the banks of the River Seine. Afterwards, as we drive through this amazing city, we stop at some vantage points for you to capture these fascinating sights on camera. (In summer, this trip may take place before sunset).

  • PRAGUE

    • + Dinner Evening An evening of musical entertainment and good food in a local restaurant, not to be missed.

    • + Prague By Night With Dinner Cruise Enjoy your introduction to Prague. Firstly, an evening river cruise through the Old City, with dinner and drinks included, shows us the beautifully illuminated medieval architecture. Then we go on to explore the narrow and romantic streets on foot. With our Local Guide we cross the famous Charles Bridge, before returning to our hotel. (N.B.:Without the post - cruise walking tour - Euro 46.)

  • AMSTERDAM

    • + Dinner In A Historic Dutch House Savour a meal of Dutch specialities in elegant surroundings. Drinks included.

    • + Dutch Village Visit And Dinner This afternoon we leave the bustle of the city and make our way to the picturesque and traditional village of Volendam, on the Ijsselmeer. Visit a farm where cheese and clogs are still made using traditional methods. Later, toast our new-found friends as we enjoy a typical meal of Dutch specialities in an atmospheric old-world setting. Drinks are included.

  • LUCERNE

    • + Folklore Show With Lunch Join in the fun of a lively folklore show with typical Swiss entertainment. Enjoy a delicious lunch (including cheese fondue) and one drink as we listen to yodelling and Alpine horn-blowing.

    • + Mount Stanserhorn And Lake Cruise We begin with a scenic cruise across Lake Lucerne to the village of Stans, terminal of one of Switzerland's oldest mountain railways. We climb to the top by old-timer railway and exciting new CabriO® cable car to reach 1900 m (6300 feet), an excellent vantage from which to view the breathtaking scenery of Alpine Switzerland. Free time to take in the air and perhaps some refreshments before we descend to rejoin our coach. (On certain departures this optional may be operated in reverse, ending with the cruise.)

    • + Swiss Heritage A chance to meet the Swiss, as local farmers take us on a delightful countryside tour in horse drawn carriages. Enjoy stunning scenery as we trot around a typical rural community, en route to a working farm where local drinks and snacks will be served.

  • VENICE

    • + Lagoon Cruise With Lunch or Dinner Take some time off the beaten track! We are taken by private boat to the nearby islands in the lagoon of Venice. See the island of Murano where the glass blowers live. Lunch or dinner is taken at the picturesque ‘Island of the fishermen’, Burano, famous for its multi-coloured houses and a photographer's paradise. Drinks are also included.

    • + The Magic of Venice An unforgettable introduction to this unique and magical city! We cruise along the Grand Canal by private water taxi, admiring the magnificent and elegant palazzos. We see the Rialto Bridge and then reach 'the most beautiful outdoor drawing room in the world', St Mark's Square, where we’ll have a drink in one of the historic cafes. Later during your Gondola Ride, you will glide along the picturesque smaller canals while a duo of musicians entertains. EURO 73

    • + VENICE BY NIGHT An ideal introduction to this unique and magical city. This evening we board private boats for a tour down the famous Grand Canal to romantic St Mark’s Square. We have reservations in a well known cafe, where we sit listening to the orchestra play some of Italy’s best loved music.

    • + GONDOLA SERENADE An ideal introduction to this unique and magical city. Enjoy a romantic gondola journey along canals full of character and colour, while musicians and singers entertain. See the interior of the city with its magnificent and elegant palaces, witnesses of the past splendours of the ‘Serenissima’.

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Notes
  • * 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. 
  • ^Twin-share option not available for trips to South America., Costa Rica, Mexico, Alaska, Hawaii or for any holiday & cruise combination, or in Asia and Eastern Mediterranean except Highlights of Turkey (without cruise) & Best of Turkey.

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