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14 Day European Highlights Tour From $4122 (Online Only)

From iconic French landmarks to magnificent Venetian canals, there’s no better way to discover the beauty, history, and culture that Europe has to offer than on this epic 14-day European Highlights Tour covering 7 countries.

First, you will visit Paris where you can explore the city’s rich history. See the iconic Eiffel Tower, Champs-Élysées and Notre-Dame Cathedral, take in the Parisian vibe, and visit the city’s renowned cafes and restaurants. Experience the lush vineyards of the Beaujolais wine region and the glamorous French Riviera before travelling to your next destination to get a shot of the iconic Tower of Pisa. Discover the charm of Florence and then arrive in Italy’s famous and historic capital, Rome. Experience the Venetian canals on a private boat and then admire the beauty of the Austrian Alps before heading to Germany. Explore the legendary beer halls in Munich, discover the famous Rhine Valley region, and learn about the sombre history of Dechau before venturing on to Amsterdam. Admire the capital’s vibrant historic centre, famous canals, and vibrant nightlife- a perfect way to finish off an unforgettable 2-week adventure!

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14 Day European Highlights Tour Itinerary

Day 1: Meet Your Group & Head to Paris

Welcome to London; your epic 2-week Europe adventure awaits! Meet the fellow travellers you’re about to explore Europe with and then start the journey to Paris. Spend the evening wandering the city’s streets, experience the famous French cuisine and see the iconic Eiffel Tower light show to end your first night.

Day 2: Explore Paris' Landmarks

Begin your day strolling through Paris’ picturesque streets, experiencing the cafe scene and admiring the stunning architecture of Notre Dame Cathedral. Browse the Louvre museums, discover the French vintage boutiques and visit the famous Champs-Élysées and Arc de Triomphe. Foodies can indulge in a Parisian feast tonight at Montmartre, surrounded by beautiful cafes and cobblestone alleyways. Otherwise, sign up to experience an iconic Parisian cabaret show.

Day 3: Beaujolais Wine Region

It’s time to wave farewell to the French capital and explore the charm and beauty of Château Fontainebleau, an example of iconic French architecture. Then continue the scenic journey onto Beaujolais before arriving at Contiki’s very own 16th century ‘Château de Cruix’ where you will spend the night. Relax by the pool and enjoy wine tasting at the château’s working winery- what a perfect afternoon!

Day 4: Onto the French Riviera

As tempting as it is to continue living the château dream, the travel show must go on! Today you will venture onto the glorious French Riviera, glide through the winding coastal roads and discover why the region is so famous for its lavender honey, aioli and rosé wine.

Day 5: French Riviera and Monaco City

Spend a day exploring the French Riviera. Ride along the promenades of Nice and up to the Château Hill for an incredible view of the town. Discover the iconic and glamorous city of Monaco and discover the lifestyle of the rich and famous. Visit the Royal Palace, the Monte Carlo Casino and take in the buzz of this famous coastal city.

Day 6: Onton Florence via Pisa

Ready for a taste of Italy? It’s time to venture on and visit the iconic Leaning Tower of Pisa on the way to Florence. After getting that iconic snap of you holding the tower up, you will then arrive in Florence where you can enjoy a Free Time Add-On dinner- the ultimate Italian feast including olives, pastas, focaccia, meats & wine; yum!

Day 7: Florence to Rome

Spend a perfect morning discovering the history of Florence and learning about the beautiful art of traditional leather before you head onto Rome. Uncover the capital’s glory at night with buzzing streets and ancient monuments- and don’t forget a gelato and pizza to finish the night!

Day 8: Rome

A day of exploring Rome awaits. Tick off your bucket list as you discover the capital’s hotspots and incredible architecture, visiting the Colosseum and famous Trevi Fountain. Fancy heading back in time and discovering the life of the Emperors and Gladiators? There’s an opportunity for that too!

Day 9: Rome to Venice

It’s time to head to the glorious city of Venice where you will see exactly why it is so famous. Jump aboard a private boat and cruise the network of canals; certainly the best way to see the city. Admire Venice’s charm and head for a guided walking tour if you fancy; or otherwise explore the city at your own pace- the choice is yours!

Day 10: Venice to Munich via Tyrol

It’s time to leave Italy behind and head to Germany, but not before you’ve taken in the sights of the beautiful Austrian Alps on the way. Arrive in Munich and admire the Bavarian culture and, of course, grab yourself a beer at the legendary beer halls! Explore the city on foot or join in the bike tour to see more of Munich.

Day 11: Munich to Rhine Valley via Dachau

Journey out of Munich and stop at Dachau for a visit to the concentration camp memorial to reflect and learn about the sombre history associated with the area. The route to Rhine Valley will then continue and take you through scenic valleys, vast vineyards and fairytale castles, making for an incredible journey. Arrive in time for an evening wine tasting experience.

Day 12: Rhine Valley to Amsterdam via Edam

Depart Munich to travel onto another iconic European city- Amsterdam. On the way you will stop off at Edam where you will cycle through the quaint town, explore the windmills, dikes and of course enjoy the cheese! Arrive in Amsterdam and stroll around the city with its quaint canals and bustling night scene.

Day 13: Amsterdam

On the last full day of the trip it’s time to explore the city’s quirky museums and endless cuisine options. Opt to experience Amsterdam’s highest swing with unrivalled panoramic views or otherwise take a cruise down the canals to discover the city from a different perspective. Tonight is the last night to party up with your travel squad- it’s time to hit the town!

Day 14: Amsterdam to London/Onward Travel

After breakfast, those departing from Schipol airport will be dropped off at 10am. If you’re malking the journey back to London, you’ll travel South through Belgium, cross the border into France and onto Calais before arriving back in London. Say goodbye to your travel group as your epic 14 day trip comes to an end. Time to plan the next one!

Inclusions & Extras

Included

  • 17x Meals
  • 13x Nights Accommodation
  • Travel Guide
  • Coach Transport 
  • White Cliffs of Dover 
  • Tour of Paris
  • Château Fontainebleau visit
  • Taste Wine at Château Fontainebleau
  • Côte d’Azur Scenic Drive
  • Discover Glitzy Monaco 
  • Visit Pisa
  • Tour Rome on Foot
  • Cruise on a Motoscafo to Venice 
  • Dachau Concentration Camp
  • River Rhine 
  • Cycle Tour Edam Town
  • Airport Dropoff to Schiphol
  • Coach transport back to London

Excluded

  • Visas
  • Some Meals
  • Flights
  • Travel Insurance
  • Airport Pickup

Tour Type & Availability

Tour Inclusions Price

14 Day European Highlights Tour

Informative Guides, All Accommodation, Some Meals & Activities

$4,122.00

What to bring

  • Passport & Flight Tickets
  • Arrival Information
  • Travel Insurance Documents
  • Light Rain Jacket

Pick Ups & Departures

London

Supplier Terms & Conditions

Contiki Travel Terms & Conditions

Cancellation & Refund Policy: Refunds will be processed according to the following time frames:

Cancellations between 1-7 days incur a 75% fee.

Between 8-21 days incur a 50% fee.

Between 22-59 days incur a 25% fee.

Cancellations 60 days and over you can transfer your deposit to another trip for free with FlexDeposit.

 

Frequently Asked Questions

Do I need to reconfirm my bookings?

All bookings must be reconfirmed 48 hours in advance by contacting your tour provider directly using the contact information listed on your tour voucher.

What should I do if my trip is cancelled due to bad weather?

You may either re-schedule directly with the supplier or you can email our support team on [email protected] and include your voucher number, name of product you booked, planned departure date and your contact details. Once you’ve emailed us, you can drop us a line at +61 2 5633 1149.

Do you book tours with flexible dates? If so, how long are they valid for?

Yes, we do have open dated/flexible tickets available. Most tour vouchers are valid for 12 months from date of purchase, however please be aware that you may be subject to supplier price fluctuations. All ticket validity is specified on the tour voucher. If you are unsure of the validity of your voucher, just ask one of our wonderful staff.

What do I do if I need help with an existing booking?

Some tours have extra costs and you should be aware that there may be added expenses. These expenses will differ for each service provider, but some of the more usual extras are: EMC tax, stinger suit hire, luggage storage, sleeping bag hire, linen hire, national park fee, food, insurance, accommodation, equipment hire, petrol levy, etc. We will alert you to extra costs to the extent reasonably practicable. However, you must also check with each individual service provider when you re-confirm your booking.

Do I need travel insurance?

We endorse the recommendation of the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade that all travellers take out travel insurance. If you already have travel insurance, please understand that it is your responsibility to ensure that your travel insurance covers you for all of the adventure style travel you have booked with us.

Do you offer payment plans?

Absolutely, we understand that paying off a big trip in one go isn’t always that easy. We offer flexible payment plans to suit all types of travellers with zero interest or fee’s (minimum $100AUD deposit required).

How do I know if my trip is BYO?

Most tour vouchers will specify if your trip is BYO however we recommend asking your tour provider if your trip is BYO when you reconfirm your booking 48 hours prior to departure.

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