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London to Berlin: Art to the Alps
Immerse yourself in everything Europe has to offer on this thrilling 21 day tour crossing nine countries. This trip is designed for you to see and do more and spend less. Check out the galleries and museums of Paris, the beauty of the Swiss Alps, delicious Italian cuisine (and, of course, wine!), the exciting nightlife of London, Berlin, and Prague, and the Eastern charms of Krakow, Vienna, and Budapest.
- Style: Guided Small Group Adventure Tour
- Duration: 21 days/20 nights
- Starts in: London
- See the beauty of the Swiss Alps
- Take in the exciting nightlife of Prague and Berlin
- Explore history in Vienna and Budapest
Day 1 London to Paris, France
Meet with your fellow travellers and tour leader in London before boarding your train to Paris.
Day 2 Paris
Paris has something for everyone, spend the day exploring the City of Lights starting with a brief orientation walk. Explore Montmartre, the outstanding museums and churches. Enjoy a picnic in front of the Eiffel Tower, float down the Seine on a river cruise or just simply sit back and people watch at one of the charming cafes.
Day 3 Paris to Interlaken, Switzerland
Leave Paris behind and board your train from Paris to Interlaken in the Swiss Alps.
Days 4-5 Interlaken
Take an orientation walk with your tour leader and get your bearings, there is plenty to do in Interlaken. Feel free to relax or try optional activities like canyoneering in Interlaken Canyon, hitting the trails for a hike in the Swiss Alps, or watch the sun set from Harder Kulm. Your tour leader can advise you on the many options available.
Day 6 Interlaken to Rome, Italy
Journey by train to Rome via Milan today, on arrival the rest of the day is free to explore at your own leisure.
Day 7 Rome
Spend today checking out the Roman sites like the Colosseum, Roman Forum, Vatican and Pantheon. In the evening be sure to sample some amazing Italian food, wine and the nightlife.
Day 8 Rome to Florence
Explore more of Rome in the morning and catch glimpses of the Duomo, Piazza Indipendenza and Ponte Vecchio before heading onto Florence.
Day 9 Florence
Today is a free day to explore this romantic Renaissance city at your own pace. The food, art, culture, and beautiful views put this outstanding Italian city in a field of its own. The list of things to see and do is endless.
Day 10 Florence to Venice
Continue onto Venice by train. There’s plenty to see and do in Venice, enjoy an orientation walk along the canals, later take some time to explore the city’s winding streets at your own pace.
Day 11 Venice to Ljubljana, Slovenia
Leaving Venice behind cross borders into Slovenia and head to the lively city of Ljubljana. Explore the Ljubjanica River lined with outdoor cafes, or opt to take a quick trip to nearby Bled.
Day 12 Ljubljana to Vienna, Austria
Catch the train this morning onto the incredible city of Vienna, Austria. The rest of the day is free for you to explore at leisure.
Day 13 Vienna
A free day today for further exploration of the city, wander the imperial streets of Austria’s capital, with its grand buildings, gardens, museums, and tasty pilsner. After some sightseeing maybe pop into a café while you decide what to do next. A delicious café experience involves Gugelhupf, one of Vienna’s specialty cakes, and a cup of Melange (half coffee, half milk).
Day 14 Vienna to Budapest, Hungary
Board your train to Budapest, after a brief orientation walk of the city, the afternoon is free to explore on your own. Visit the beautiful Parliament building, stroll along the streets or check out the thermal baths.
Day 15 Budapest
Today is free to spend as you wish, perhaps opt to cruise the Danube.
Day 16 Budapest to Krakow, Poland
A free morning to spend in Hungary’s capital before boarding your overnight train to Krakow.
Day 17 Krakow
Arrive into Krakow in the morning and go on an orientation walk of the city. Spend some free time later and visit Auschwitz, travel to see the old salt mines or stay in the city and explore the Jewish Quarter.
Day 18 Krakow to Prague, Czech Republic
Today will be a day of travelling by train crossing borders into the Czech Republic arriving into Prague in the afternoon.
Day 19 Prague
Enjoy all Prague has to offer on a free day of exploration. Check out the Prague castle complex or walk the cobblestone streets through the old town and Jewish ghetto.
Day 20 Prague to Berlin, Germany
Your final train journey of the trip as you leave Prague and head to the vibrant city of Berlin, an amazing city with tangible historical importance and a melting pot of different cultures and flavours. Be sure to check out the nightlife.
Day 21 Berlin
Your tour comes to an end this morning, transfer to the airport for your onward flight.
Departs:Selected departures May - Oct 2020 & Apr - Oct 2021
per person (based on 2 adults sharing)
- 19 nights simple hotels/hostels and 1 night sleeper train
- Journey by train, public bus, metro ferry & walking
- 1 breakfast & 1 lunch
- International flights
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