Euro Focus - 19 days from $4210

England - France - Belgium - Holland - Germany - Austria - Italy - Vatican City

Begin with the spectacle of London and romance of Paris. Experience the contrast of oom-pah bands in Munich and Michelangelo in Florence. Take in the Austrian Alps and the ancient ruins of Rome. Focus on the excitement and magic of Europe.

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Transportation and Lodging

  • 17 nights in superior tourist class hotels or better, 2-share rooms with private bath/shower
  • All intra-Europe transportation by air-conditioned motor coach as per itinerary
  • Eurostar train from London to Paris

Meals

  • Daily continental breakfast
  • Rothenburg Gasthaus lunch
  • 7 three-course specialty dinners, including:
    • French Bistro dinner
    • Dutch Indonesian rice table dinner
    • Authentic Bavarian dinner in Germany
    • Two hearty Austrian dinners
    • Traditional Florentine dinner
    • Farewell Roman pasta party

Activities & Admissions

  • London welcome orientation and pub crawl
  • Guided tours in London, Paris, Florence and Rome, all led by local historians
  • Seine River cruise in Paris
  • Tour of the Palace of Versailles
  • 2-day Paris Visité Pass with unlimited access to public transportation system
  • 2-day Paris Museum Pass (includes access to over 70 museums and monuments in Paris including The Louvre, Musée Picasso and more...)
  • Tour of Fragonard Perfume Museum in Paris
  • Biking in the Dutch countryside
  • 2-day Amsterdam Travel Card with unlimited access to local transportation
  • Visit to wooden shoe maker and Edam cheese farm
  • Amsterdam canal cruise
  • Rhine River cruise
  • Visit Heidelberg Castle
  • Visit the Berchtesgaden salt mines
  • Murano glass blowing workshop
  • 72-hour Roma Pass (includes access to the Roman Forum, Colosseum, plus additional free or discounted admissions to sights in Rome. Unlimited public transportation.)
  • Visit St. Peter's Basilica in Vatican City

Sights

  • See Big Ben, Buckingham Palace, Picadilly Circus, London’s Tower Bridge, Eiffel Tower, Arc de Triomphe, Notre Dame Cathedral, Belgium's Mannekin Pis, Brussels' Grand' Place, Mozart's Salzburg, Holland's colorful windmills, Cologne Cathedral, Munich's Glockenspiel chimes and Marienplatz, Austrian Alps, Venice's Doge Palace and St. Mark's Square, Florence's Gates of Paradise, Duomo and Ponte Vecchio, Rome's Pantheon, Trevi Fountain, Spanish Steps and much more….

Plus:

  • A private tour director for the entire duration of the land tour
  • All service charges and local taxes

Click on links below to view fun videos.

ENGLAND: London

Welcome orientation and pub dinner. Pub crawl. Guided tour of London's Pomp & Pageantry. Big Ben. Buckingham Palace...


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  • FRANCE: Paris

    French bistro dinner. Paris by night. Seine river cruise. Eiffel Tower, Notre Dame. Arc de Triomphe. Moulin Rouge....


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  • BELGIUM: Brussels

    Brussels Grand Place. Belgian chocolates. Mannekin-Pis. European Union headquarters...


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  • HOLLAND: Amsterdam, Dutch Countryside

    Canal boat ride. Cheese and wooden shoes. Biking through fishing villages. Van Gogh. Dutch-Indonesian rice table dinner...


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  • GERMANY: Cologne, Heidelberg, Rothenburg, Munich

    Castles & cathedrals. Rhine river cruise. Romantic road to medieval Rothenburg. Oktoberfest city. Hofbrauhaus. Bratwurst & sauerkraut...


  • Play Cologne & Heidelberg Video

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  • AUSTRIA: Salzburg, Lake District

    Salzburg Mozart sights. Alpine Center. Horseback riding. Whitewater rafting. Hiking. Gourmet dinner....


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  • ITALY & VATICAN CITY: Venice, Florence, Rome, Vatican City

    Venetian glass-blowing workshop. Bridges and canals. Colosseum. Roman Forum. St. Peter's Basilica. Michelangelo. Pasta party...


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  • Play Florence Video

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  • 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
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    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.

    If nothing listed below, check with your tour director overseas for possible options being offered.

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    Moulin Rouge / French Cabaret
    $165

    Since 1889 the cabaret show at the Moulin Rouge has been recognized world-wide because of its famous French can-can, immortalized by artist Toulouse-Lautrec.
    The above cost includes transfers by taxi, metro and/or motor coach, entrance to the “Féerie” show at 11:00pm, and a glass of champagne.
    NOTE: A surcharge of EURO10 per person will be applied for visits on Friday and Saturday evenings.

    Whitewater Rafting
    $54

    The Enns River in Austria offers some of the country’s best whitewater rafting. All necessary gear such as wetsuit, helmet, boots and life jacket are provided. Instructions are provided by experienced rafting guides. Groups of 8-10 people per boat with their own guide on-board. Rapids, narrows, and even a small waterfall ensure excitement. The tour is tame enough to ensure fun for both experienced rafters and beginners alike. Depending on the water level, the Enns River near Schladming is a 3 or medium on the difficulty scale.
    The cost includes round-trip transfer, equipment and boat rental as well as a two hour ride guided by licensed rafting guides.

    Chianti Excursion
    $65

    The Chianti excursion starts with a picturesque drive through the vineyards of one of the best known wine growing areas. A local expert will show us the cellars and introduce us to a variety of wines accompanied by local specialties of ham, Tuscan salami, olive oils, and bread. After free time to explore the town of Greve, we will return to Florence.
    Cost includes round-trip transfer by motor coach, tour of the facilities, wine tasting, and samples of local foods. Free time in Greve. Times and prices are subject to change.

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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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    ST. GILES HOTEL, London

    St. Giles Hotel Central London is centrally located in Bloomsbury near the junction of Tottenham Court Road and Oxford Street, Rooms are well furnished with modern amenities such as TV, hairdryer, voicemail, telephone, safe and radio. WiFi is available at additional cost.

    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.

    HOTEL IBIS PARIS GARE DU NORD CHATEAU LANDON, Paris

    The Ibis Hotel Gare du Nord Chateau Landon is located in the centerof Paris, just a 10-minute walk from Gare du Nord Train Station. The hotel offers free WiFi access, all rooms are air-conditioned and feature a flat-screen TV with satellite channels, a wardrobe, desk and wooden flooring. The en suite bathroom includes a hairdryer. A buffet breakfast is available each morning at ibis Gare du Nord Chateau Landon.

    IBIS PARIS ALESIA MONTPARNASSE, Paris

    Located in the 14th arr., this contemporary hotel features modern air-conditioned rooms, spacious and comfortable all with private functional bathroom with tub or shower, desk, opening windows, flat-screen TV, a telephone, and Internet Wi-Fi. There is a restaurant which serves classic French cuisine and a bar that is open 24 hours a day, where you can sip a drink or eat a snack. All types of restaurants and bars can be found within walking distance.

    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.

    HOTEL IBIS, Heidelberg

    The Ibis Heidelberg Hotel is centrally located near the main train station. Historic attractions and the unique old town are within easy reach. Rooms feature comfortable beds, adjustable air conditioning and 24-hour services. WIFI is available 24/7 in all rooms at an additional cost, it is free of charge in the hotel lobby and bar area.

    HOTEL IBIS MUENCHEN CITY, Munich

    A 4-minute walk from München Hauptbahnhof train station, this centrally located hotel in the Maxvorstadt district is also close to Marienplatz square. The modern rooms all have free Wi-Fi and flat-screen TVs, plus custom-designed beds and work desks. There is a 24/7 lounge/bar offering snacks.

    DAS URBISGUT, Altenmarkt

    The Hotel Urbisgut offers a friendly, personal atmosphere, cordial hospitality and tradition for an unforgettable and charming stay. Enjoy the sunny, quiet location amid lush meadows and snowy mountains. The rooms boast stylish furniture, light-flooded rooms and a cosy ambiance. Enjoy the comfort of a 4-star hotel and let yourself be surprised by the lovingly prepared small details.

    HOTEL RESIDENCE ELITE, Mestre, Venice

    The Residence is just a few minutes away by bus from Venice. This comfortable hotel in Mestre is set out over six floors and has three lifts, one of which is panoramic. All 85 units in the Hotel Residence Elite have been recently renovated to offer guests a vast range of options. The public rooms are extremely pleasant and welcoming: guests can have breakfast in a large, bright room, relax in the reading room or in the small garden and enjoy a cocktail at the hotel bar.

    HOTEL ANTONY PALACE, Venice

    Well-known for its charming environment and proximity to great restaurants and attractions, Antony Palace Hotel makes it easy to enjoy the best of Marcon. Guest rooms offer amenities such as a flat screen TV, a minibar, and air conditioning, and guests can go online with free Wi-Fi offered by the hotel. Antony Palace Hotel features a concierge and room service, to help make your stay more enjoyable. The property also boasts a fitness center and free breakfastLooking for something to do in Marcon? Riserva Naturale Gaggio Nord and Fattoria Il Rosmarino are some popular attractions that are within walking distance of Antony Palace Hotel. Antony Palace Hotel is sure to make your visit to Marcon one worth remembering.

    GRAND HOTEL MEDITERRANEO, Florence

    The 4-star Grand Hotel Mediterraneo is situated in an enchanting and peaceful position on the banks of the Arno river, a short distance from the centre of Florence. The hotel features an excellent restaurant offering authentic Tuscan cuisine and an American bar and lounge.

    HOTEL REGENT, Rome

    The Hotel Regent is located in the heart of an exclusive residential neighborhood in Rome, the Parioli area, just minutes away from Villa Borghese, the National Gallery of Modern Art and Via Veneto. Easy access to the city is available via public transportation. Wifi may be limited and at an additional cost.

    DOMUS SESSORIANA, Rome

    The Domus Sessoriana is a 3 star hotel in Rome derived from the ancient monastery adjacent to the Basilica of Santa Croce in Gerusalemme . Unique in its kind, this hotel combines the charm of history that runs through it with the functionality of a hotel.

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    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 $985 will apply.

    AIRFARE

    Gateway Cities

    Fly into London, return from Rome

    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 Transfers

    Purchase your airfare from AESU and receive free arrival/departure transfers between the airport to your hotels. 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, for late bookings, 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.) See invoice for payment details. FINAL PAYMENTS CANNOT BE MADE ONLINE. SEND CREDIT CARD FORM ON LAST PAGE OF INVOICE FOR ANY CREDIT CARD PAYMENTS AFTER INITIAL DEPOSIT.

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

    PAYMENT PLAN: pay a little at a time and make your trip more affordable.

    After paying a deposit of $500 online to reserve your spot, you can pay your balance in as many installments as you like, with a minimum of $100 for each transaction with no fee. Please indicate booking number on your check payment. If you prefer to pay installments by credit card, please call us at 800-638-7640 for details. (All prices reflect a cash discount. There is a 4% processing fee for any payments made by credit card after initial deposit.) The total tour cost (land, and air if applicable) must be paid in full at least 90 days before departure.

    INSURANCE: We highly recommend travel insurance. You can get a quote and purchase online through Trip Assure. See the insurance link on AESU's website under Travel Tools or copy this link into your browser: https://www.tripassure.com/main/?welcome=AESU3922MD

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    "Our tour guide was awesome, the places we visited were amazing, and I made some really great friends along the way."
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