Bond with your group while discovering two amazing cities, London and Amsterdam. Cutting edge technology through GPS managed city tours guide your group on a high-tech exploration of each city.
Your ‘I Amsterdam City Card’ and ‘London Pass’ will get you around each city and provide access to a number of great museums and sights. Customize your journey with optional experiences such as a bike ride in the Dutch countryside. Harry Potter fans may consider a tour of the studio where the movie magic began.
Your adventure begins as you depart by overnight flight to the “city below sea level” – Amsterdam.
The hotel is available for check-in after 2:00 pm. You are in for a real treat in the land of windmills and tulips. Your included ‘I amsterdam City Card’ will provide access to public transportation and free admission to select sights and excursions. Depending on your arrival time, consider joining an optional visit to the Heineken museum in its former brewery featuring a sensational interactive tour and samples of their perfectly frothed brews. The city is known for its sparkling nightlife and famous flower markets and our welcome dinner will be a traditional Dutch-Indonesian Rice Table.
Meals: In-flight, dinner
Optional activity: Heineken experience
The city streets of Amsterdam become our playground as we explore, learn and compete in our unique, interactive Euro Explorer event. Armed with a tablet we work together in teams to locate hotspots, answer questions and earn points. Along the way you’ll delve into historical happenings, identify famous people and places and discover fun facts— interactive learning and entertainment at its best! After lunch, use your ‘I amsterdam City Card’ and visit one of the included sights.
Your ‘I amsterdam City Card’ may find you admiring the Dutch capital gliding through some of the 165 romantic canals aboard a glass-topped canal boat. In almost every corner of the city you can bump into Masterpieces. From Rembrandt’s Night Watch, to the world’s largest collection of Vincent Van Gogh, to the many Golden Age treasures at the Rijksmuseum, there is so much to discover. Let the good times roll on an optional bike ride through 13th century Dutch fishing villages along the Ijssel Lake beaches. Watch wooden shoes being carved and sample Edam cheese at a cheese farm before returning to Amsterdam for an evening at leisure.
Optional activity: Dutch countryside excursion
Enjoy the train ride that takes us via Brussels to London in just about 4 hours. After check-in, collect your team members and your tablet, then head out and explore London on this next scavenger hunt. Will you be able to meet the challenges that stretch your grey matter and get you thinking creatively? At the end of our second hunt we will evaluate talents and honor those with the best hunting skills. This evening we invite you to join us for a pub crawl.
Take advantage of your 2-day London Pass with free transportation and access to most of London’s famous museums. The Travelcard includes travel on all London Underground, Buses, Trams and more. Skip the lines with fast track entry and see some of the city’s top attractions, such as the Tower of London, Westminster Abbey, Shakespeare’s Globe Theater, and Churchill War Rooms—just for starters. People the world-over, both young and old; have been enchanted by the story of Harry Potter for over a decade. 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. Our farewell evening includes a dinner of traditional fish and chips as you share the good times one last time before saying goodbye to new friends.
Optional activity: The Making of Harry Potter
Your land tour ends with breakfast this morning. Europe’s scenic vistas melt into the distance as we head for home.
Meals: Breakfast, In-flight