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Delights of London and Paris

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

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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 on this At Leisure holiday 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 view the royal residence of Windsor Castle.


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      Trip code: DELP

      8 Nights

      accommodation

      11 Meals
      • 8 hot buffet breakfasts

      • 3 dinners (including Be My Guest) with local wine

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      Highlights

      What's Included

      Sightseeing Highlights

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        • City tour in London and Paris

        • Orientation of Windsor and Bath

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

        • View the Champs Élysées and Arc de Triomphe

        • Visit the Roman Baths in Bath, Stonehenge, the Eiffel Tower in Paris and the Palace of Versailles


      What's Included

      Dining

        • 8 hot buffet breakfasts

        • 3 dinners
          (including Be My Guest) with local wine


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      What's Included

      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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      Day 1

      Arrive London (4 Nights)

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      Day 2

      Excursion to Bath and Stonehenge

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      Day 3

      London Sightseeing and Excursion to Windsor

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      London

      Paris, France

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      London – Paris (4 Nights)

      Paris, France

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      Paris Sightseeing

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      Versailles Excursion

      Eiffel Tower, Paris, France

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      Paris

      Paris, France

      Day 9

      Depart Paris

      Day 1

      Arrive London (4 Nights) Day 1 - Arrive London (4 Nights)

      Embrace the pomp and pageantry of a city that combines the fascinating heritage of yesteryear with all the verve of a modern capital. Spend time strolling through the leafy Royal Parks, shopping up a storm on the trendy West End or visiting some of London's world-famous historic attractions or museums to gain a sense of a place that is certainly larger than life. This evening, we join your Travel Director and fellow travellers for a Welcome Reception.

      Hotel

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      Meals

      • Welcome Reception

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      Cumberland

      Meals

      • Welcome Reception

      Day 1

      Day 2

      Excursion to Bath and Stonehenge Day 2 - 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 and consider joining your Travel Director at a lively restaurant and enjoy a West End show.

      Meals

      • Full Breakfast

      Meals

      • Full Breakfast

      Optional Experiences

      Experience the Magic of a Night Out at the Theatre

      Theatre in London is a must-see and this city offers some of the world's best shows in beautiful, historic theatres. Your Travel Director will inform you of the hottest show of the moment and acquire the best available seats for you. The evening will also include a pre-theatre meal at a classic British carvery. Approximately GBP 75.00 (depending on show)

      Adult Price: £0.00

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      Day 3

      London Sightseeing and Excursion to Windsor Day 3 - London Sightseeing and Excursion to Windsor

      London's iconic sights take centre stage today during a half-day introductory sightseeing tour with a Local Specialist. See Big Ben, the imposing Houses of Parliament, Westminster Abbey and Buckingham Palace, before travelling to the town of Windsor with its vast Royal Castle, the oldest and largest occupied castle in the world. Spend the afternoon following in the footsteps of royalty. Explore over 900 years of royal history, amble through quaint streets of this historic market town or settle back at an authentic British riverside pub and enjoy delicious pub fare washed down with an ale.

      Meals

      • Full Breakfast

      Meals

      • Full Breakfast

      Optional Experiences

      London Under The Stars

      A right royal London Sunday night out. Cross the royal boroughs of London at night and see the river sights illuminated in all their glory! London Bridge, Tower Bridge, Buckingham Palace, Big Ben and more. Then eat like a true Londoner with a slap up traditional Roast dinner on the river.

      Adult Price: £47.00

      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: £30.00

      Day 3

      Day 4

      London Day 4 - London

      Enjoy a day at leisure to explore the captivating sights and sounds of London. Ask your Travel Director for recommendations on how to spend your last day in the city or join one of several Optional Experiences. Delve into centuries of history and admire exquisite royal jewels at the Tower of London, meander through the stalls of Covent Garden or take a leisurely cruise along the Thames River. Spend the afternoon shopping on Bond Street and in Knightsbridge or consider joining your Travel Director at a lively restaurant and enjoy 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. Fast Track admission to the London Eye may be available for an extra £9.00.

      Adult Price: £64.00

      Day 4

      Day 5

      London – Paris (4 Nights) Day 5 - London – Paris (4 Nights)

      Departing London, we travel through the lush green Kent countryside to board our ferry in Dover, watching the impressive White Cliffs disappear into the distance as we cross to France for the next four days. We pass the bloody World War I battlefields of the Somme en route to magical Paris where we will spend four nights.

      Hotel

      Novotel Centre Tour Eiffel

      Meals

      • Buffet Breakfast

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      Novotel Centre Tour Eiffel

      Meals

      • Buffet Breakfast

      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 5

      Day 6

      Paris Sightseeing Day 6 - Paris Sightseeing

      The City of Light shines brightly today as our Local Specialist takes us on a sightseeing tour of Paris this morning. We'll view the grand Champs Élysées, Arc de Triomphe and Place de la Concorde, renowned for its tumultuous history before ascending to the second level of the Eiffel Tower for a bird's-eye view of the capital. This afternoon is at leisure to soak up the sophistication of this beautiful city. Wander the charming streets of Montmartre and admire the imposing white domes of Sacre Coeur, enjoy a light-hearted picnic in the pretty Tuileries gardens or pay a visit to da Vinci's Mona Lisa at one of the world's most visited museums, the Louvre. This evening we indulge in a unique encounter with Parisian culture, enjoying a special Be My Guest experience in the City of Light.

      Meals

      • Buffet Breakfast
      • Be My Guest Dining

      Meals

      • Buffet Breakfast
      • Be My Guest Dining

      Optional Experiences

      Montmartre Village And Artists' Square

      Dominated by the soaring Sacre Coeur Basilica, you’ll join your Local Specialist to explore Montmartre’s winding streets, unusual galleries and world famous Artist’s Square - once home to the works of Toulouse Lautrec and Picasso. You’ll have time to browse, barter for original art and taste local cuisine, for a real flavour of Montmartre life.

      Adult Price: €37.00

      Day 6

      Day 7

      Versailles Excursion Day 7 - Versailles Excursion

      Join a Local Specialist today to explore the opulent Palace of Versailles - its splendour and beauty created to reflect the self-proclaimed majesty of King Louis XIV, the Sun King. See the exquisite sprawling gardens, the Hall of Mirrors with its impressive chandeliers and glinting mirrors and the quirky hamlet that Marie-Antoinette once used as a retreat from her royal lifestyle and to masquerade as a peasant. This evening we return to Paris to enjoy the city by night, or perhaps attend a colourful Parisian cabaret performance.

      Meals

      • Buffet Breakfast

      Meals

      • Buffet Breakfast

      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: €54.00

      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

      One of the oldest and most elegant revue theatres in Paris, Nouvelle Eve is a hidden gem, where you’ll meet the Director and two of the cast members before enjoying a four-course dinner with wine. You will then experience unparalleled Parisian entertainment – including the world-famous Can-Can.

      Adult Price: €139.00

      Day 7

      Day 8

      Paris Day 8 - Paris

      Spend the day at leisure delving into the sophistication and glamour of Paris on your own terms. Sample delicious French cakes at a local pâtisserie, amble along the cobblestone lanes of trendy Le Marais or journey into the macabre underground catacombs dating back to the 19th century. On our last evening together in Paris, we join our travel companions and Travel Director for a Farewell Dinner in the city.

      Meals

      • Buffet Breakfast
      • Farewell Dinner

      Meals

      • Buffet Breakfast
      • Farewell Dinner

      Optional Experiences

      Giverny House And Gardens Of Claude Monet

      Today, with our Local Specialist, we'll visit the charming former home of the greatest Impressionist painter, Claude Monet, which inspired his magnificent water lily paintings. Our coach will take us to the village of Giverny where we’ll enjoy a tour of the delightful house, gardens and famous Japanese bridge.

      Adult Price: €49.00

      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, we bid our newfound friends a fond farewell as our memorable At Leisure holiday comes to a close. Transfers to Charles De Gaulle airport are available. Conditions apply.

      Meals

      • Buffet Breakfast

      Meals

      • Buffet Breakfast

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        • City tour in London and Paris

        • Orientation of Windsor and Bath

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

        • View the Champs Élysées and Arc de Triomphe

        • Visit the Roman Baths in Bath, Stonehenge, the Eiffel Tower in Paris and the Palace of Versailles


      What's Included

      Dining

        • 8 hot buffet breakfasts

        • 3 dinners
          (including Be My Guest) with local wine


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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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