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Delights of London and Paris

9 Days 2 Countries 7 Cities

Big Ben, the Eiffel Tower and Stonehenge are some of the highlights on this Discoveries trip.

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    • Departures from 07 October 2017 to 31 March 2018 are subject to change in price, discount and hotel. Prices and discounts will be confirmed in May 2017.
    • Festive Celebrations: Christmas and New Year Celebrations have been arranged for departures 23 December and 30 December 2017. Join us in Europe to celebrate the Festive Season.
    • Room Type: Triple Rooms are not available on this trip.
    • 17 June 2017 departure - Summer Solstice: This itinerary will operate differently to accommodate the closure of Stonehenge for Summer Solstice. ‘Excursion to Bath and Stonehenge’ will take place on Day 3 and ‘Excursion to Oxford and Stratford-upon-Avon’ will take place on Day 5. All Sightseeing and inclusions remain the same.
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    • For trips that are part of our Guaranteed Room Share, 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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      • Departures from 07 October 2017 to 31 March 2018 are subject to change in price, discount and hotel. Prices and discounts will be confirmed in May 2017.
      • Festive Celebrations: Christmas and New Year Celebrations have been arranged for departures 23 December and 30 December 2017. Join us in Europe to celebrate the Festive Season.
      • Room Type: Triple Rooms are not available on this trip.
      • 17 June 2017 departure - Summer Solstice: This itinerary will operate differently to accommodate the closure of Stonehenge for Summer Solstice. ‘Excursion to Bath and Stonehenge’ will take place on Day 3 and ‘Excursion to Oxford and Stratford-upon-Avon’ will take place on Day 5. All Sightseeing and inclusions remain the same.
      • Trip prices are per person, land only, based on double occupancy and reflect applicable discount. Discounts are subject to availability and may be withdrawn at any time without notice.
      • Trip prices are correct at the time of the products going live, however are subject to confirmation at the time of booking. All trip information is correct at time of trips going live, however are subject to change - please confirm all details at time of booking.
      • For full terms and conditions, please refer to our Website Terms of Use page.
      • 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. It's also not available on Small Group trips.  Guided Vacations included in this restriction are Newfoundland and Labrador (DNLA) as well as Panama, the Canal & Beyond (LPAN).  
      • For trips that are part of our Guaranteed Room Share, 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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      About this trip

      Two iconic European cities - one captivating cultural experience reflecting centuries of innovation, imagination and initiative. London and Paris vie for your attention as you savour such highlights as Big Ben, the Champs Élysées and a bit of French 'joie de vivre'. Marvel at the majestic Palace of Versailles, visit Stonehenge and see Shakespeare's birthplace in Stratford-upon-Avon.


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      8 Nights

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      11 Meals
      • 8 hot buffet breakfasts

      • 3 dinners

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      What's Included

      Sightseeing Highlights

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        • City tour in London and Paris

        • Orientation of Windsor, Oxford, Stratford-upon-Avon and Bath

        • See Big Ben, Houses of Parliament, Buckingham Palace and the White Cliffs of Dover

        • View Anne Hathaway's cottage, the Champs Élysées and Arc de Triomphe

        • Visit one of the famous Oxford Colleges, the Roman Baths in Bath, Stonehenge, Shakespeare's birthplace in Stratford-upon-Avon, the Eiffel Tower in Paris and the Palace of Versailles


      What's Included

      Dining

        • 8 hot buffet breakfasts

        • 3 dinners


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        • Audio Headsets for flexible sightseeing

        • Daily breakfast and an average of 50% of evening meals

        • Luxury air-conditioned coach with WiFi in most countries or alternative transportation (such as rail journeys)

        • The services of a Trafalgar Local Host if you stay at Trafalgar's recommended London hotel

        • Ferry from Dover to Calais

        • Cherry-picked hotels, all tried and trusted

        • Hand-picked Insider Experiences

        • Optional Experiences and free time

        • All porterage and restaurant gratuities

        • Must-see sightseeing and surprise extras

        • An expert Travel Director and separate Driver

        • All hotel tips, charges and local taxes

        • London airport transfer service is available to purchase. Conditions apply. See link below for airport transfer page

        • VIP entry to many sights


        Airport Transfers

      • Specific transfer information can be found on the airport transfers page


       

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      Your Itinerary

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      Arrive London (5 Nights)

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      London Sightseeing and Excursion to Windsor

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      Excursion to Oxford and Stratford-upon-Avon

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      Excursion to Bath and Stonehenge

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      London – Paris (3 Nights)

      Arc de Triomphe, Paris, France

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      Paris Sightseeing and Versailles Excursion

      Paris, France

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      Paris

      Paris, France

      Day 9

      Depart Paris

      Day 1

      Arrive London (5 Nights) Day 1 - Arrive London (5 Nights)

      After checking in at your hotel and our hospitality desk, why not start to explore this magical city? Whether you stroll through one of the Royal Parks, shop in the vibrant West End or visit one of the world-famous historical attractions, London has plenty to keep you entertained. Later meet with your Travel Director and fellow travellers for a Welcome Reception.

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      Meals

      • Welcome Reception

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      • Welcome Reception

      Day 1

      Day 2

      London Sightseeing and Excursion to Windsor Day 2 - London Sightseeing and Excursion to Windsor

      See Big Ben, the Houses of Parliament, Westminster Abbey and Buckingham Palace on your half-day introductory sightseeing tour with a Local Specialist. This afternoon visit the town of Windsor with its vast Royal Castle. Explore the town, visit inside the castle or walk alongside the Thames.

      Meals

      • Full Breakfast

      Meals

      • Full Breakfast

      Optional Experiences

      Windsor Castle Revealed

      Take a tour of Windsor Castle, with entrance to the State Apartments included. Inside the apartments you’ll also have the use of an individual audio guide. On Sundays, St George's Chapel is closed to the public.

      Adult Price: £26.00

      Day 2

      Day 3

      Excursion to Oxford and Stratford-upon-Avon Day 3 - Excursion to Oxford and Stratford-upon-Avon

      Today enjoy a full-day excursion from London to two iconic destinations - Oxford and Stratford-upon-Avon. Oxford is famed for its university - the oldest in England and the oldest in the English-speaking world. Enjoy free time to explore after an orientation provided by your Travel Director. You will also visit one of the colleges (subject to opening). Later travel to Stratford and visit Shakespeare's Birthplace and Visitor Centre. Stop to see Anne Hathaway's picturesque thatched cottage before returning to London.

      Meals

      • Full Breakfast

      Meals

      • Full Breakfast

      Optional Experiences

      London Under The Stars and Fine Dining

      Enjoy dinner in one of the city's top restaurants (voted best restaurant in 2015 by Harpers). After, we'll journey through the capital by private coach to take in the sights illuminated in the night sky, such as Tower Bridge, the London Eye and the West End Theatre district.

      Adult Price: £47.00

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      Day 4

      London Day 4 - London

      A completely free day for you to explore the city - the options are endless and your Travel Director will be available to suggest a number of activities or help with organising any Optional Experience.Perhaps admire the Crown Jewels at the infamous Tower of London, or cruise the Thames and take a flight on the London Eye. You might like to shop Bond Street and Knightsbridge. This evening consider joining your Travel Director for dinner at a lively restaurant and a West End show.

      Meals

      • Full Breakfast

      Meals

      • Full Breakfast

      Optional Experiences

      Wonders of the Thames

      Experience the heart of London through its main artery, the Thames. First, you’ll tour the incredible Tower of London. Built in 1066, this iconic castle is world-famous not only for housing the Crown Jewels, but also for its famous prisoners. Then, hop on an open-air boat for a cruise through the City to the London Eye. Seeing London from one of the tallest Ferris Wheels in the world provides a unique and breath-taking view of England's capital.

      Adult Price: £61.00

      Wicked and Dinner

      Wicked tells the musical tale of two unlikely friends in the land of Oz (pre-Dorothy) and their remarkable journey to becoming the Wicked Witch of the West and Glinda the Good.

      Adult Price: £71.00

      Mamma Mia and Dinner

      Mamma Mia uses ABBA’s greatest hits to tell the musical story of a young woman on a quest to find her real father before she gets married on a Greek island.

      Adult Price: £76.00

      Les Miserables and Dinner

      The timeless story of Jean Valjean, set in 19th century France and his quest for redemption after serving nineteen years for stealing a loaf of bread.

      Adult Price: £77.00

      Day 4

      Day 5

      Excursion to Bath and Stonehenge Day 5 - Excursion to Bath and Stonehenge

      This morning leave London and travel to Bath. Visit the Roman baths from which the city derives its name and enjoy an orientation of this World Heritage Site with its beautiful Georgian architecture. After free time for lunch travel through scenic countryside and stop at Stonehenge to visit the historic stone monoliths where pagans once worshipped. Later return to London.

      Meals

      • Full Breakfast

      Meals

      • Full Breakfast

      Day 5

      Day 6

      London – Paris (3 Nights) Day 6 - London – Paris (3 Nights)

      This morning travel through the Kent countryside before boarding your ferry in Dover. See the impressive White Cliffs of Dover on your channel ferry crossing to France. Pass the battlefields of Northern France before arriving in magical Paris. This evening enjoy a Regional Meal in the City of Light.

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      Novotel Centre Tour Eiffel

      Meals

      • Full Breakfast
      • Regional Meal

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      Novotel Centre Tour Eiffel

      Meals

      • Full Breakfast
      • Regional Meal

      Optional Experiences

      Seine Cruise And Paris Illuminations

      Paris at night is a city transformed. Enjoy this superb 'City of Light' on a leisurely cruise along the River Seine. Afterwards, as we drive through this amazing city, we’ll stop at some vantage points for you to capture the fascinating sights on camera. In summer, this trip may take place before sunset.

      Adult Price: €38.00

      Day 6

      Day 7

      Paris Sightseeing and Versailles Excursion Day 7 - Paris Sightseeing and Versailles Excursion

      Your Local Specialist takes you on a sightseeing tour of Paris this morning. View the Champs Élysées, Arc de Triomphe and Place de la Concorde. Ascend to the second level of the Eiffel Tower and see the city in all its glory. This afternoon enjoy an included visit to the Palace of Versailles. Tonight you might like to round off your day by attending a performance at a spectacular Parisian cabaret.

      Meals

      • Buffet Breakfast

      Meals

      • Buffet Breakfast

      Optional Experiences

      Moulin Rouge Cabaret And Dinner

      Enjoy dinner and cabaret, including wine and champagne, at the world-famous Moulin Rouge – the original Paris cabaret. Immortalized by the award-winning film of the same name, this Parisian institution features 60 dancers and entertainers and over 1000 costumes!

      Adult Price: €162.00

      Nouvelle Eve Cabaret And Dinner

      Join us for dinner with wine included at one of the most prestigious cabaret shows in town, where you’ll watch an evening of exciting acts, stunning tableaux and wonderful entertainment – including the world famous Can-Can. A Parisian night you’ll never forget.

      Adult Price: €139.00

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      Day 8

      Paris Day 8 - Paris

      Today you are free to do as you please. There is time to sample delicious French breads or cakes in a pâtisserie, shop in the chic French boutiques or enjoy a visit to one of the many museums this city has to offer. This evening join your companions and Travel Director for a Farewell Dinner in the city.

      Meals

      • Buffet Breakfast
      • Farewell Dinner

      Meals

      • Buffet Breakfast
      • Farewell Dinner

      Optional Experiences

      Le Grand Louvre

      The biggest and best-known museum in the world, The Louvre was once palace to the kings of France. You’ll follow your Local Specialist through the sumptuous maze of galleries to view masterpieces such as Leonardo da Vinci's 'Mona Lisa' and Winged Victory, one of the most celebrated sculptures in the world.

      Adult Price: €50.00

      Notre Dame And Latin Quarter

      A guided drive through Paris' bohemian Left Bank with our Local Specialist brings us to amazing Notre Dame to discover one of the world's most famous Cathedrals and the epitome of Gothic architecture. Afterwards, take a stroll through the delightful Latin Quarter, a medieval maze of winding cobblestone alleyways where you'll have free time to enjoy the sidewalk bistros, boutiques and hidden squares.

      Adult Price: €33.00

      Day 8

      Day 9

      Depart Paris Day 9 - Depart Paris

      After breakfast bid your newfound friends 'au revoir' as your memorable trip comes to an end. Transfers to Charles De Gaulle airport are available. Conditions apply.

      Meals

      • Buffet Breakfast

      Meals

      • Buffet Breakfast

      Day 9

      Available Departures

      Please see http://www.trafalgar.com:80/aus/tours/delights-of-london-and-paris for the latest discounts & departure information.

      The Trafalgar Difference

      • Cultural Insights
        Walk in the footsteps of one of the world's greatest writers and visit the house where he was born in Stratford-upon-Avon. Shakespeare's Birthplace and Visitor Centre gives visitors an opportunity to learn about his family life, enjoy live theatre on demand and see a rare collection of artefacts from his extraordinary life

      • Hidden Treasures
        Enjoy at least one surprise Hidden Treasure

      • Local Specialists
        For included sightseeing in London, Paris and Versailles

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      Sightseeing Highlights

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        • City tour in London and Paris

        • Orientation of Windsor, Oxford, Stratford-upon-Avon and Bath

        • See Big Ben, Houses of Parliament, Buckingham Palace and the White Cliffs of Dover

        • View Anne Hathaway's cottage, the Champs Élysées and Arc de Triomphe

        • Visit one of the famous Oxford Colleges, the Roman Baths in Bath, Stonehenge, Shakespeare's birthplace in Stratford-upon-Avon, the Eiffel Tower in Paris and the Palace of Versailles


      What's Included

      Dining

        • 8 hot buffet breakfasts

        • 3 dinners


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      Travel Highlights

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        • Audio Headsets for flexible sightseeing

        • Daily breakfast and an average of 50% of evening meals

        • Luxury air-conditioned coach with WiFi in most countries or alternative transportation (such as rail journeys)

        • The services of a Trafalgar Local Host if you stay at Trafalgar's recommended London hotel

        • Ferry from Dover to Calais

        • Cherry-picked hotels, all tried and trusted

        • Hand-picked Insider Experiences

        • Optional Experiences and free time

        • All porterage and restaurant gratuities

        • Must-see sightseeing and surprise extras

        • An expert Travel Director and separate Driver

        • All hotel tips, charges and local taxes

        • London airport transfer service is available to purchase. Conditions apply. See link below for airport transfer page

        • VIP entry to many sights


        Airport Transfers

      • Specific transfer information can be found on the airport transfers page


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      • Guest Service Rating from 177 Reviews

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        Service rating : Excellent Tour Director, James Payne. He made sure everyone was alerted to all activities and was truly concerned that all were having a great time.Product : Plenty of time to enjoy the historic sites.

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        Service rating : Our tour director, James Payne, and our driver, Tommy, were exceptional! James was knowledgeable, personable, and entertaining. He enriched the experience with his personal anecdotes and was always willing to help and answer questions. He built a sense of community among those

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        Not being experienced at comparison shopping in this area, I don't know if Trafalgar is the best value. But I did have a great trip, with a very good guide James Payne. Not sure we could have packed much more into the days we had. Very well organized and executed.

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        Service rating : Very good choice of excursions. Our tour director James was excellent, well organized and extremely knowledgeable. The local guides he organized provided well informed commentary about the places we were visiting. A friend recommended Trafalgar and I would have no hesitation in

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        Service rating : Very good travel director, amazing driver, very knogebles guides.Product : Very good hotel location ansiosa amazing driver.

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