Magic and Make Believe - 2015

5 out of 5 stars

9 days

from $2565 pp

Trip available from May 2015 to Sep 2015.
"An experience of a lifetime"
Hsiao Ling Caroline Chai , Jun 2014

Buckingham Palace, Windsor Castle, Arc de Triomphe and fabulous bird's eye views from the London Eye and Eiffel Tower – London, Windsor and Paris are favourites for families.

It's Insider moments like… being lucky enough to see the colourful spectacle of the Changing of the Guards at Buckingham Palace, and hearing Big Ben toll as you all stroll towards the Houses of Parliament on the River Thames.

Trip type:
Family Experiences
Trip code:
FLPS

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Trip Itinerary

  • 1.

    DEPART HOME

    Overnight flight to London.

  • 2.

    ARRIVE LONDON (4 NIGHTS)

    Welcome to London, one of the world's greatest cities! Check in to your hotel then start exploring – perhaps see the Royal Horse Guards on Whitehall or visit Platform 9¾ at Kings Cross station where Harry Potter left for Hogwarts! Meet later with your Trafalgar Local Host and fellow travellers for a Kick-off Party. Tonight we will take you out for a fun evening at a popular London restaurant.

    Meal(s)

    Kick-Off Party

    Hotel

    Thistle Marble Arch

  • 3.

    SIGHTSEEING IN LONDON

    See London's spectacular landmarks during your sightseeing tour with a Local Specialist. See Big Ben, the Houses of Parliament, Westminster Abbey and Buckingham Palace – where you stop to watch the Changing of the Guard (subject to event taking place). Explore on your own this afternoon. Perhaps visit the National History Museum or the Tower of London. Get a ‘Harry Potter's eye view' of the city with your included ‘London Eye' observation wheel ticket!

    Meal(s)

    Full Breakfast

  • 4.

    SIGHTSEEING EXCURSION TO WINDSOR CASTLE

    Visit the historic town of Royal Windsor, which includes a guided tour of Windsor Castle – one of the Queen's favourite castles where she regularly spends her weekends.

    Meal(s)

    Full Breakfast

  • 5.

    FREE DAY IN LONDON

    Spend a free day discovering the delights of London. Top attractions include Madame Tussauds, the London Dungeon and the British Museum. Shop in the West End and famous stores such as Hamley's toy shop, Selfridges and Harrods in Knightsbridge. This evening, don't miss the chance to see a major West End theatre show!

    Meal(s)

    Full Breakfast

  • 6.

    LONDON - EUROSTAR HIGH-SPEED TRAIN - PARIS (3 NIGHTS)

    Transfer to London St. Pancras International and board the Eurostar for a short journey (2 hours, 15 minutes) to Paris. After check-in at your hotel, take a wander through famous streets or simply relax at an outdoor café and watch the world drift by!

    Meal(s)

    Full Breakfast

    Hotel

    Novotel Tour Eiffel

  • 7.

    SIGHTSEEING IN PARIS

    Your included sightseeing tour with a Local Specialist starts with a trip to the second level of the Eiffel Tower for amazing views across the city. See the Champs Élysées, Arc de Triomphe and other famous landmarks. In your free time, consider taking the funicular railway to the top of Montmartre, or glide along the River Seine in a glass-topped boat and see Paris from a different perspective.

    Meal(s)

    Buffet Breakfast

  • 8.

    FREE DAY IN PARIS

    Today you are free to explore Paris. Perhaps visit the Louvre to see the Mona Lisa, take a wander through the Tuileries or spend the day at the magnificent Palace of Versailles. The options are endless!

    Meal(s)

    Buffet Breakfast

  • 9.

    PARIS – RETURN HOME

    Say ‘au revoir' to Paris at the end of an exciting adventure in two of the world's most fantastic cities! Airport transfers are available. Conditions apply.

    Meal(s)

    Buffet Breakfast

The Trafalgar Difference

  • Local Specialist

    in London and Paris.

Find out what makes Trafalgar different.

What's Always Included

Sightseeing Highlights

  • City tour in London and Paris
  • See Big Ben, the Houses of Parliament, Westminster Abbey and Buckingham Palace in London and the Arc de Triomphe in Paris
  • Visit the London Eye for an included ride, the royal town of Windsor and its Castle and ascend to the second level of the Eiffel Tower in Paris

Dining

  • 7 breakfasts (4 full breakfasts and 3 hot buffets).
    1 Kick-off Party dinner.

Travel Highlights

  • Eurostar high-speed train journey from London to Paris.
  • Audio Headsets for flexible sightseeing
  • Luxury air-conditioned coach with WiFi in most countries or alternative transportation (such as rail journeys)
  • Hand-picked 4 or 5 star accommodation
  • Hand-picked Insider Experiences
  • Optional Experiences and free time
  • All porterage and restaurant gratuities
  • London airport shuttle service available. Conditions apply.
  • Must-see sightseeing and surprise extras
  • All hotel tips, charges and local taxes
  • The services of a Trafalgar Local Host while staying in London and Paris.
  • VIP entry to many sights

Airport Transfers

Specific transfer information can be found on the airport transfers page

Optional Experiences

Notes

Optional Experiences are subject to change. Your Travel Director will supply you with a final list of Optional Experiences available on your trip. Optional Experiences cannot be booked online; they can be purchased during your trip through your Travel Director.

Paris

  • Notre Dame, Latin Quarter And Seine Cruise

    Adult Price: €35.00 Come with us to explore the magnificent cathedral at the heart of Paris, Notre Dame. You’ll enjoy free time to have a bite to eat in the Latin Quarter or try the famous Berthillon ice-cream . Then relax on our River Seine cruise, the perfect way to discover the city - don't forget your camera.
  • Le Grand Louvre

    Adult Price: €45.00 The Louvre, the biggest and best known museum in the world, was once the palace of kings. You’ll follow your Local Specialist through the sumptuous maze of galleries to see the main attractions including Leonardo da Vinci's masterpiece - the 'Mona Lisa' - and the State Apartments, decorated in the style of Emperor Napoleon III.
  • Giverny House And Gardens Of Claude Monet

    Adult Price: €48.00 Join us on a visit to the charming former home of the greatest Impressionist painter, Claude Monet, which inspired his magnificent water lily paintings. Our coach will drive us to the village of Giverny where you’ll enjoy a tour of the delightful house, gardens and famous Japanese bridge.
  • Versailles Palace, Gardens And Fountains

    Adult Price: €68.00 Built for the Sun King, Louis XIV, the Palace of Versailles was the envy of every European ruler. Your Local Specialist will take you through the State apartments and Hall of Mirrors, with free time to stroll the symmetrical tree-lined gardens as the fountains play. This optional is subject to availability.
  • Traditional Monmartre Music And Dinner

    Adult Price: €74.00 Enjoy a visit to Montmartre by mini-train and a guided tour of this delightful artists' quarter of Paris. You’ll savour a four-course meal (drinks included) in a traditional restaurant with live music. Afterwards we'll explore the charming main square, Place du Tertre, to shop, see the artists and admire the beautiful Sacre Coeur.
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