Length: 7 Days. Travel abroad with your group of 12 or more, students or adults can enjoy an amazing educational experience.
Highlights: London City Tour, Westminster Abbey, Windsor Castle, Stonehenge, Bath and Pump Room, Paris City Tour, The Louvre, Brussels, Amsterdam Canal Boat Tour, Anne Frank’s House, Volendam Tour
Itinerary: London (3), Paris (2), Amsterdam (2)
Day 1– Depart USA
Jet overnight to London!
Day 2 – London
Your private bus and driver will escort you on a London City Tour. See Piccadilly Circus, Tower Bridge, Buckingham Palace, Trafalgar Square, Fleet Street, the Houses of Parliament, St. Paul’s Cathedral, Big Ben and other highlights. Tour the glorious Westminster Abbey, scene of numerous royal weddings and coronations.
Day 3 – London
Travel to Windsor Castle to view the Round Tower built by Henry II, St. George’s Chapel, the State Apartments and Queen Mary’s Dolls’ House. Return to London for a free afternoon of discovery. Option: Enjoy a fabulous theatre performance at one of London’s famous historic West End Theatres.
Day 4 – London
Journey to the mystical past with a visit to Stonehenge, Britain’s most important prehistoric monument. It is a mystical site consisting of two concentric rings of standing stones surrounding a smaller horseshoe formation of stones. Continue on through the Cotswolds to the Georgian city of Bath—famous since Roman times for its mineral baths and hot springs. You’ll tour the Roman Baths and the ancient Pump House.
Day 5 – Paris
Travel to France via the Chunnel under the English Channel, one of the greatest engineering marvels in history.
Day 6 – Paris
Your day begins with a Paris City Tour. See the Arc de Triomphe on the Champs Elysées, the Place de la Concorde, the Tuileries, the Eiffel Tower, and drive past haute couture palaces nestled around the Place de l’Opera. Visit the gothic glory of Notre Dame, the cathedral Victor Hugo chose for his tragic love story. Your last tour is the Louvre Museum—from I. M. Pei’s modern pyramid to the ancient Egyptian sarcophaguses, the Louvre is the largest museum on earth! Among the priceless art treasures to see are the beautiful Venus de Milo, Leonardo da Vinci’s Mona Lisa and the Winged Victory of Samothrace.
Day 7 – Amsterdam
Travel to the Netherlands through Belgium, with a stop to see the country’s capital city of Brussels. Arrive in Amsterdam in the afternoon, and have the evening free to begin exploring this vibrant capital with your advisors.
Day 8 – Amsterdam
Get acquainted with this historic city on an Amsterdam Canal Tour. Glide past elegant merchants’ mansions, old churches and warehouses dating back to the 16th and 17th centuries. Visit one of the most famous sights in Amsterdam, the Anne Frank House, war-time hiding place of the young Jewish girl and her family, made famous by her diaries. This afternoon, take a guided tour of Volendam, a perfectly restored fishing village perched on a dike, overlooking the inland sea.
Day 9 – Depart
Return home, with excellent memories of three of the finest cities in Europe.