Enjoy the best of London and Paris on this 7-day vacation. All of the top sights are included, as well as plenty of free time for your own discoveries. See Buckingham Palace, the Tower of London, Big Ben, and St. Paul’s Cathedral. Enjoy a London theater performance. Cross the channel on the high-speed Eurostar Train, where you will dine at the Eiffel Tower and cruise the River Seine at night.
Your tour officially begins today in London, a city so rich with history that every step reveals a new piece in its long, compelling story. Join your fellow travelers for a welcome dinner.
Day 2 - London
Begin your exploration into British history with a panoramic sightseeing tour of London. See St. Paul’s, Big Ben, Westminster Abbey and Trafalgar Square. Stop at Buckingham Palace and, when available, see the Changing of the Guards*. Cap off your day with a theatre performance*** in London’s vibrant theatre district!
Day 3 - London
The day is yours to spend independently exploring London. Perhaps you’ll join us on an optional tour to meet Henry VIII at Hampton Court Palace; visit the British Museum or the London Zoo; or stop by Harrods famous food court – create your best London experience!
Day 4 - London - Eurostar train - Paris
Sit back and relax as you are whisked from London to Paris aboard the innovative Eurostar High-Speed Train via the Channel Tunnel. Say “bonjour” to Paris with a locally-guided tour where you will see the world-famous Arc de Triomphe, Notre Dame Cathedral, and more. Begin your adventures in French cuisine during dinner in a charming local restaurant, complete with traditional musical entertainment.
Meals: (B, D)
Day 5 - Paris
Your day is spent at King Louis XIV’s magnificent Palace and Gardens of Versailles, the largest palace in Europe. Relive history as you walk through the various rooms of the State Apartments, including the Queen's bed chamber and the famous Hall of Mirrors. Stroll the incredible gardens, some of the most famous in the world, which took over 40 years to complete. After your return to Paris, the remainder of the day is yours to explore.
Day 6 - Paris
Enjoy a full day on your own in Paris. Perhaps you’ll join an excursion to the incomparable Louvre Museum, indulge in the world’s best shopping on the Champs-Elysées or stop in a patisserie to sample a chocolate confection…it’s a Paris adventure your way! Tonight, sample delicious French cuisine and breathtaking views of the “City of Lights” during dinner at the Eiffel Tower, the tallest and most famous building in Paris. Following dinner, bid farewell to Paris during a Seine River cruise against a backdrop of the city’s magical skyline.
Meals: (B, D)
Day 7 - Paris - Tour ends
Your vacation ends today, leaving you with many pleasant memories of a wonderful vacation.