Young Alumni:
Euro Explorer Amsterdam & London from $1595

7 days - 5 nights

Check Availability or call 205-348-1550

What's Included:

  • 5 nights at superior tourist hotels or better, 2-share rooms with private bath/shower
  • Daily continental breakfast
  • Welcome group orientation with private tour director
  • Dutch-Indonesian rice table welcome dinner in Amsterdam
  • Fish ‘n Chips farewell dinner in London
  • Airport transfers with purchase of AESU group airfare
  • 2nd class rail ticket from Amsterdam to London via Brussels including EUROSTAR from Brussels to London
  • Interactive group city tours with hand-held tablets in Amsterdam & London
  • 3-day ‘I amsterdam city card’ (including free entry to many of Amsterdam’s museums and attractions, free canal cruise, unlimited use of public transportation, additional discounts, city map)
  • 2-day London Pass (including unlimited travel across Central London, free entry to over 60 attractions, tours and museums, fast track entry, Hop-On Hop-Off sightseeing bus tour,guidebook)
  • Airport/rail station transfers by private motor-coach as per itinerary
  • City sights via travel cards

Plus:

  • Private tour director for the entire duration of the land tour
  • All scheduled sightseeing
  • Ground transportation by private motor coach, train and/or public transportation via travel cards, as per itinerary
  • All service charges and local taxes

Featured Sights & Events:

  • Amsterdam Welcome Dinner
  • London Pub Crawl
  • Scavenger hunts in London and Amsterdam with hand-held tablet
  • Amsterdam canals
  • Dam Square
  • Big Ben & Buckingham Palace
  • London Pub Crawl

Click on links below to view fun videos.

HOLLAND: Amsterdam, Dutch Countryside

Canal boat ride. Cheese and wooden shoes. High-tech scavenger hunt in Amsterdam. Biking through fishing villages. Van Gogh. Dutch-Indonesian rice table dinner...


  • Play Holland Video

  • ENGLAND: London

    Welcome orientation and pub dinner. Pub crawl. High-tech scavenger hunt in London...


  • Play London Video

  • Free Airport Transfers & Discount Airfare

    When you book your airfare through AESU, you get these great benefits:

    • Free airport transfers overseas on tour start and return dates
    • Hassle free—we take care of all the details
    • Free quotes & competitive rates
    • Fly with fellow travelers
    • Flexible payment schedule
    • AESU can help with special flight requests too
    Find out more

    Optional Activities & Excursions Offered on Your Trip.

    Have it your way and personalize your trip by adding fun, optional activities. These activities are not included in your land package price to allow free time for those who want to explore on their own. Rates have been specially negotiated with the suppliers and will include transportation to and from the event, where applicable. All options are based on a minimum number of travelers participating. Rates listed are approximate rates in US$ and are subject to change. Contact your tour director upon arrival overseas to book and pay for your options. Payment to tour director in cash in local currency.

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    Heineken Experience
    $22

    There is something secretive about the taste of the world’s best beers and certainly Heineken pilsner belongs to this group. The brewery was established in Amsterdam in 1864 and today Heineken is a huge multinational company, one of the three largest beer producers in the world. You will learn the history of the Heineken family, find out how the logo has evolved, and follow the brewing process from water all the way through to bottling. Enjoy a tasting session at the end of the tour.

    The cost includes admission to the Heineken Experience.

    Dutch Countryside Excursion
    $39

    Let the good times roll on an optional bike ride through13th century Dutch fishing villages along the Ijssel Lake beaches. See windmills, watch wooden shoes being carved, and sample Edam cheese at a quaint cheese farm.

    The cost includes round-trip transfer by private motor coach, bike rental, and Edam cheese sampling.

    The Making of Harry Potter Excursion
    $110

    Now the doors are open for everyone at the studio where it first began. On this optional excursion, you'll have the chance to go behind-the-scenes to see detailed sets, costumes, props and animatronics. Warner Bros. Studio Tour London provides a unique showcase of the extraordinary British artistry, technology and talent that went into making the most successful film series of all time.

    The cost includes round-trip transportation and admission.

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    What to do during your free time? For more details or current local events talk to your tour director or your local city guide. They are always the best source for free-time activities and offer great tips on restaurants or local hang-outs.

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    Meals

    Traveling on this trip will introduce you to some native cuisine, including local specialties.

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    Hotels

    We stay in superior tourist class hotels, all with private bath/shower in 2-share rooms. Our hotels have been specially selected for their European atmosphere, friendly hospitality, and cleanliness. Our hotels are centrally located or within a short walk of public transportation to take you to the landmark of your choice in the city you are visiting. (Why stay in remote cabins, hostels, or share your room with up to 6 people, when you can stay in a centrally located hotel?)

    You'll be given a complete hotel address list with your final documents. Properties are subject to change and any substitutions would be the equivalent of those listed. *Single supplement only applies if single accommodations are requested. Independent hotel reservations, special tours and FIT tours always apply a single supplement. Please check your itinerary.

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    BEST WESTERN ZAAN INN, Zaandam

    The Zaan Inn Hotel is located just north of Amsterdam near the Zaan River. This well-appointed hotel offers smoke-free rooms with a safe deposit box, cable flat-screen TV, telephone, climate control and en suite bathroom with shower and hairdryer. WiFi is available for a fee.

    COPTHORNE TARA HOTEL LONDON KENSINGTON, London

    Located in the heart of the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea, the Copthorne Tara Hotel London Kensington offers an extremely convenient location, with easy access to many shops and restaurants, as well as to the popular districts of Knightsbridge and Notting Hill.

    Euro Explorer: London & Amsterdam - 7 days$1595.00
    Click on a date below to get a quote or book online
    Start In ZaandamEnd In LondonLand Only
    2018
    Jun 3  Jun 8$1595

    Or call 800-638-7640 to speak with a travel expert

    If you purchase your own airfare, book your overnight flight from the USA one day earlier than the tour start date listed above.

    * Price per person based on a twin share room. If you're traveling alone, AESU will arrange for you to share a twin at NO EXTRA COST. If you prefer a single room, a single supplement of $495 will apply.

    AIRFARE

    Gateway Cities

    Fly into Amsterdam, return from London

    Airfare is not included in land price. If you choose to book air with AESU, after receipt of your land booking, AESU will email you a quote with your tour confirmation invoice. You will have 72 hours to accept or decline airfare. (Or call AESU at 800-638-7640 for a quote prior to booking).

    Book Airfare with AESU - FREE Airport Transfer

    Purchase your airfare from AESU and receive free arrival/departure transfers from the airport to your hotel. We also try to book you on the same flights as others traveling on your tour. Land only participants BOOKING OWN FLIGHT OVERSEAS, DO NOT receive airport arrival/departure transfers. If you book land only with us, book your flights from the USA one day earlier than the tour start date. If you are not booking flights through AESU, we recommend not booking airfare until your tour is guaranteed (This will be noted on website with “guaranteed” next to tour start date).

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    How to Book

    Click on a date above to get a quote or make a reservation. You can make your $500 deposit ONLINE to confirm your space on the land tour. Full payment isn't due until 90 days before departure, and you or friends and family can make partial payments after you've booked (See NOTE below if within 90 days). Or you can scan/email or fax a booking form.

    If you just want a quote and don’t want to secure a spot on the land program, select date above and click "Get a Quote" button on next page.

    NOTE: Reservations to be paid in full 90 days prior to departure. Reservations received after this date are subject to availability and any airfare quote can only be held for 72 hours. Payment in full will be due upon receipt of invoice from AESU. A late booking fee of $100 per person will apply.

    All prices reflect a cash discount (For full payment by credit card, there is a 4% processing fee.)

    To download a copy of the Terms and Conditions Click here.

    INSURANCE: We highly recommend travel insurance. The Alabama National Alumni Association offers travel insurance to all its travelers. Please visit https://select.travelinsure.com/?pcode=32997s.

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