Your hand-crafted 10-day Europe tour will take you to England, France, and Italy to reveal the majesty of historic cities, the splendor of local culture, and the individual wonderment of their varied pasts. From snowcapped peaks to the Tower of London, The columns of the Doge’s Palace to the romance of the Eiffel Tower, you can find charm and enchantment in every day of your European vacation.
London – Reaching the Best
London is a city with unparalleled energy emanating from unrivaled culture, brimming from around the River Thames. It is a city of Shakespeare and royalty, castles and dungeons, bridges and Dickens. Parliament borders the gentle current of the river. The Tower Bridge crosses the waterway and stands tall over the passing ships below. In spring, the daffodils grow in Hyde Park and bring a plethora of color to the manicured trees and grassland.
You arrive in the vibrant city and are whisked to your luxurious hotel located in the heart of London. In the afternoon, locals enjoy a pint at the local pub. Cobblestones streets lead up to historic doors of pubs with classic names, including The Grenadier, which once offered sustenance to the Foot Guards regiment. The history around the city is palpable, emanating from classic buildings to ancient streets. If the walls of the city could talk, the stories of London would be unimaginable in a city already filled with a mesmeric past and captivating present.
London – Free to See London
Paris – Tale of Two Modern and Cultural Cities
Paris – Parisian Brilliance
Lucerne – Climbing Mountains
Venice – Mountains Lakes and Lagoons
Florence – Images of a Renaissance
Rome – Best of the Renaissance
Rome – Eternal City Light
Rome – Ciao a Roma
- Discover the captivating histories of London set in the Tower of London, Parliament, and along the streets of historic neighborhoods
- Experience the seaside splendor of the White Cliffs of Dover
- Witness the romantic architecture of the Eiffel Tower and Arc de Triomphe
- Enjoy the fairytale ambiance of Old Town Lucerne, where you can cross a medieval bridge and find the moving Lion Monument
- Explore the treasured city of Venice on a private cruise to see sensational St. Mark’s Square
- Revel in the Renaissance ambiance of Florence, from the marbled façade of Santa Croce to the traces of the city mentioned in Dante’s Divine Comedy
- Relish a guided tour of Rome that takes you into the maze-like underbelly of the Colosseum and the masterpieces decorating St. Peter’s Basilica
The elegance of European cities rises out of the effortless blend of past and present, connecting contemporary culture to cultural heritage. Your 10-day tour of England, France, and Italy provides you with endless history and constant wonder, taking you on a fabulous route from London to Rome. Your exploration begins with your arrival in London, the capital of Britain and the once powerful British Empire. Your time in the city is at your leisure to sightsee and experience the history of Westminster Abbey and the Globe Theater.
The following day, your guide leads you out of London, venturing to Dover where you visit the extraordinary White Cliffs. Travel by ferry over the English Channel, arriving in Calais and continuing onward to Paris. Once in Paris, your guide leads you on a half-day tour, taking in the remarkable Eiffel Tower and Champs Elysees. The remainder of the day is yours to relish the City of Lights.
Journey through the sensational Burgundy countryside and make your way along the Swiss Alps arriving in Lucerne. Quaint Old Town shows you the decorative nature of the culture and the fairytale quality of the mountains. The following day, you traverse the Alps, visiting the Italian city of Lake Como, and settling in the charming Venice Lagoon. Your guide leads you on a private cruise through the Grand Canal to St. Mark’s Square. Visit a Venetian craftsman to see the local art of glassblowing. After lunch, you make your way to the Renaissance city of Florence, in the heart of Tuscany.
Your guide leads you around the historic center where church spires and magnificent domes add to the skyline. Once in Rome, your guide leads you on a half-day tour through the incredible, ancient sites, discovering the strength of the Colosseum and the wonders of St. Peter’s Basilica. The following day, your private transfer escorts you to the airport for your flight home. Look back on the city and see St. Peter’s Basilica’s lingering silhouette.
$5,195 per person (excluding international flights)
Your Zicasso trip is fully customizable, and this sample itinerary is a starting place for your travel plans. Actual costs are dynamic, and your selection of accommodations and activities, your season of travel, and other such variables will bring this budget guideline up or down. Throughout your planning experience with your Zicasso specialist, your itinerary is designed around your budget. You can book your trip when you are satisfied with every detail. Planning your trip with a Zicasso travel specialist is a free service.
- In-country transportation
- Some or all activities and tours
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Your final trip cost will vary based on your selected accommodations, activities, meals, and other trip elements that you opt to include.
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