Two iconic European cities, one captivating cultural experience reflecting centuries of innovation, imagination and initiative including such highlights as Big Ben, the Champs Élysées and a little joie de vivre.

Trafalgar Difference

Experience a classic old style quintessentially Parisian Bistro, run by Daniel and his family, at your ‘Be My Guest’ Dinner. This is where the locals come and is one of our favourite places for rustic and soulful French cuisine. (Day 6)

 

Additional information

Prices from$2995 per person

  • Audio Headsets for flexible sightseeing
  • Daily breakfast and up to half your evening meals
  • Luxury air-conditioned coach with Wi-Fi in most countries or alternative transportation (such as rail journeys)
  • The services of a Trafalgar Local Host at your London hotel
  • Ferry from Dover to Calais
  • Cherry-picked hotels, all tried and trusted
  • Optional Experiences and free time
  • All porterage and restaurant gratuities
  • Must-see sightseeing and surprise extras
  • An expert Travel Director and professional Driver
  • All hotel tips, charges and local taxes
  • London airport transfer service is available to purchase. Conditions apply. See link below for airport transfer page
  • Handcrafted Highlights
  • VIP entry to many sights

Day 1

Arrive London (4 Nights)

Embrace the pomp and pageantry of a city that combines the fascinating heritage of yesteryear with all the verve of a modern capital. Stroll through its leafy Royal Parks, shop up a storm in the West End or visit some of London’s world-famous historic attractions or museums to gain a sense of a place that is certainly larger than life. This evening, join your Travel Director and fellow travellers for a Welcome Reception.

 Hotel – The Tower/Hilton Kensington

 Included Meals – Welcome Reception

Day 2

Excursion to Bath and Stonehenge

This morning leave London and travel to Bath. Visit the Roman Baths from which the city derives its name and enjoy an orientation of this World Heritage Site with its beautiful Georgian architecture. After free time for lunch, travel through the scenic countryside and stop at Stonehenge to visit the historic stone monoliths where pagans once worshipped.

 Included Meals – Breakfast

Day 3

London Sightseeing and Excursion to Windsor

London’s iconic sights take centre stage today during a half-day introductory sightseeing tour with a ‘Local Specialist’. See Big Ben, the imposing Houses of Parliament, Westminster Abbey and Buckingham Palace, before travelling to the town of Windsor with its vast royal castle, the oldest and largest occupied castle in the world. See the chapel where Prince Harry and Meghan were married. Spend the afternoon following in the footsteps of royalty. Explore over 900 years of royal history, ambling through this historic market town. Return to London and discover its theatrical treasures this evening when you consider joining your Travel Director at an optional West End show.

 Included Meals – Breakfast

OPTIONAL EXPERIENCE

Windsor Castle Revealed

Take a tour of Windsor Castle, with entrance to the State Apartments included. Inside the apartments you’ll also have the use of an individual audio guide. On Sundays, St George’s Chapel is closed to the public.

Adult Price: £30.00*

* The Optionals and pricing listed here are a guideline only and subject to change.

Day 4

London At Leisure

Enjoy a day at leisure to explore the captivating sights and sounds of London. Your Travel Director will provide you with recommendations on how to spend your day in the city. Perhaps take a leisurely cruise along the Thames River, delve into centuries of history and admire exquisite royal jewels at the Tower of London, catch a flight on the London Eye, then meander through the stalls of Covent Garden.

 Included Meals – Breakfast

OPTIONAL EXPERIENCE

Wonders of the Thames

Experience the heart of London through its main artery, the Thames. First, you’ll tour the incredible Tower of London. Built in 1066, this iconic castle is world-famous not only for housing the Crown Jewels, but also for its famous prisoners. Then, hop on an open-air boat for a cruise through the City to the London Eye. Seeing London from one of the tallest Ferris Wheels in the world provides a unique and breath-taking view of England’s capital. Fast Track admission to the London Eye may be available for an extra £9.00.

Adult Price: £78.00*

* The Optionals and pricing listed here are a guideline only and subject to change.

OPTIONAL EXPERIENCE

West End Theatre Show

Take the chance to see a West End theatre show, a must do in while in London! For more details, please speak to your Travel Director at the start of your trip. Please note: at certain times of the year ticket prices may increase due to public holidays.

Adult Price: £50.00*

* The Optionals and pricing listed here are a guideline only and subject to change.

Day 5

London – Paris (4 Nights)

Departing London, we travel through the lush green Kent countryside to board our ferry in Dover, watching the impressive White Cliffs disappear into the distance as we cross to France. We pass the bloody World War I battlefields of the Somme en route to Paris where we will spend four nights.

 Hotel – Novotel Centre Tour Eiffel

 Included Meals – Breakfast

OPTIONAL EXPERIENCE

Seine Cruise And Paris Illuminations

Paris at night is a city transformed. Enjoy this superb ‘City of Light’ on a leisurely cruise along the River Seine. Afterwards, as we drive through this amazing city, we’ll stop at some vantage points for you to capture the fascinating sights on camera. In summer, this trip may take place before sunset.

Adult Price: €38.00*

* The Optionals and pricing listed here are a guideline only and subject to change.

Day 6

Paris Sightseeing and Free Time

The ‘City of Lights’ shines brightly today as our ‘Local Specialist’ takes us on a sightseeing tour of Paris. We’ll view the grand Champs Élysées, Arc de Triomphe, Place de la Concorde and Notre Dame Cathedral before enjoying a walk through the Latin Quarter. Spend a free afternoon soaking up the sophistication of this beautiful city. Maybe wander through Montmartre and admire the imposing white domes of Sacre Coeur, enjoy a light- hearted picnic in the pretty Tuileries gardens or pay a visit to da Vinci’s Mona Lisa at one of the world’s most visited museums, the Louvre. This evening we ‘Connect With Locals’ and indulge in a first-hand encounter with Parisian culture during a ‘Be My Guest’ dinner.

 Included Meals – Breakfast, Be My Guest

OPTIONAL EXPERIENCE

Le Grand Louvre

The biggest and best-known museum in the world, The Louvre was once palace to the kings of France. You’ll follow your Local Specialist through the sumptuous maze of galleries to view masterpieces such as Leonardo da Vinci’s ‘Mona Lisa’ and Winged Victory, one of the most celebrated sculptures in the world.

Adult Price: €55.00*

* The Optionals and pricing listed here are a guideline only and subject to change.

OPTIONAL EXPERIENCE

Montmartre Village And Artists’ Square

Dominated by the soaring Sacre Coeur Basilica, you’ll join your Local Specialist to explore Montmartre’s winding streets, unusual galleries and world famous Artist’s Square – once home to the works of Toulouse Lautrec and Picasso. You’ll have time to browse, barter for original art and taste local cuisine, for a real flavour of Montmartre life.

Adult Price: €37.00*

* The Optionals and pricing listed here are a guideline only and subject to change.

Day 7

Versailles Excursion

Join a ‘Local Specialist’ today to explore the opulent Palace of Versailles – its splendour and beauty created to reflect the self-proclaimed majesty of King Louis XIV, the Sun King. See the exquisite sprawling gardens, the Hall of Mirrors with its impressive chandeliers and glinting mirrors and enjoy time to explore Versailles town. This evening, enjoy the city by night or perhaps attend a colourful Parisian cabaret performance.

 Included Meals – Breakfast

OPTIONAL EXPERIENCE

Moulin Rouge Cabaret And Dinner

Enjoy dinner and cabaret, including wine and champagne, at the world-famous Moulin Rouge – the original Paris cabaret. Immortalized by the award-winning film of the same name, this Parisian institution features 60 dancers and entertainers and over 1000 costumes!

Adult Price: €165.00*

* The Optionals and pricing listed here are a guideline only and subject to change.

OPTIONAL EXPERIENCE

Nouvelle Eve Cabaret And Dinner

One of the oldest and most elegant revue theatres in Paris, Nouvelle Eve is a hidden gem, where you’ll meet the Director and two of the cast members before enjoying a four-course dinner with wine. You will then experience unparalleled Parisian entertainment – including the world-famous Can-Can.

Adult Price: €139.00*

* The Optionals and pricing listed here are a guideline only and subject to change.

OPTIONAL EXPERIENCE

Perfume Making Experience

Today we’ll visit the Musée du Parfum, where we’ll have the opportunity to mix our own personal perfume with the help of a professional ‘nose’! We also discover the history of these precious elixirs. Cancellation within 24 hours will incur a 50% cancellation fee.

Adult Price: €44.00*

* The Optionals and pricing listed here are a guideline only and subject to change.

Day 8

Paris At Leisure

Spend the day at leisure delving into the sophistication and glamour of Paris on your own terms. Sample delicious French cakes at a local pâtisserie, amble along the cobblestone lanes of Le Marais or journey into the macabre underground catacombs dating back to the 19th century. On our last evening together in Paris, we join our travel companions and Travel Director for a Farewell Dinner in the city.

 Included Meals – Breakfast, Farewell Dinner

OPTIONAL EXPERIENCE

Giverny House And Gardens Of Claude Monet

Today we’ll visit the charming former home of the greatest Impressionist painter, Claude Monet, which inspired his magnificent water lily paintings. Our coach will take us to the village of Giverny where we’ll enjoy a tour of the delightful house, gardens and famous Japanese bridge.

Adult Price: €49.00*

* The Optionals and pricing listed here are a guideline only and subject to change.

Day 9

Depart Paris

After breakfast, we bid our newfound friends a fond farewell as our memorable holiday comes to a close. Transfers to Charles de Gaulle airport are available. Conditions apply.

 Included Meals – Breakfast

All optional experiences for this trip

Book with your travel director when you travel

AVAILABLE ON DAY 3

WINDSOR CASTLE REVEALED

Take a tour of Windsor Castle, with entrance to the State Apartments included. Inside the apartments you’ll also have the use of an individual audio guide. On Sundays, St George’s Chapel is closed to the public.

Adult Price: £30.00*

* The Optionals and pricing listed here are a guideline only and subject to change.

AVAILABLE ON DAY 4

WONDERS OF THE THAMES

Experience the heart of London through its main artery, the Thames. First, you’ll tour the incredible Tower of London. Built in 1066, this iconic castle is world-famous not only for housing the Crown Jewels, but also for its famous prisoners. Then, hop on an open-air boat for a cruise through the City to the London Eye. Seeing London from one of the tallest Ferris Wheels in the world provides a unique and breath-taking view of England’s capital. Fast Track admission to the London Eye may be available for an extra £9.00.

Adult Price: £78.00*

* The Optionals and pricing listed here are a guideline only and subject to change.

AVAILABLE ON DAY 4

WEST END THEATRE SHOW

Take the chance to see a West End theatre show, a must do in while in London! For more details, please speak to your Travel Director at the start of your trip. Please note: at certain times of the year ticket prices may increase due to public holidays.

Adult Price: £50.00*

* The Optionals and pricing listed here are a guideline only and subject to change.

AVAILABLE ON DAY 5

SEINE CRUISE AND PARIS ILLUMINATIONS

Paris at night is a city transformed. Enjoy this superb ‘City of Light’ on a leisurely cruise along the River Seine. Afterwards, as we drive through this amazing city, we’ll stop at some vantage points for you to capture the fascinating sights on camera. In summer, this trip may take place before sunset.

Adult Price: €38.00*

* The Optionals and pricing listed here are a guideline only and subject to change.

AVAILABLE ON DAY 6

LE GRAND LOUVRE

The biggest and best-known museum in the world, The Louvre was once palace to the kings of France. You’ll follow your Local Specialist through the sumptuous maze of galleries to view masterpieces such as Leonardo da Vinci’s ‘Mona Lisa’ and Winged Victory, one of the most celebrated sculptures in the world.

Adult Price: €55.00*

* The Optionals and pricing listed here are a guideline only and subject to change.

AVAILABLE ON DAY 6

MONTMARTRE VILLAGE AND ARTISTS’ SQUARE

Dominated by the soaring Sacre Coeur Basilica, you’ll join your Local Specialist to explore Montmartre’s winding streets, unusual galleries and world famous Artist’s Square – once home to the works of Toulouse Lautrec and Picasso. You’ll have time to browse, barter for original art and taste local cuisine, for a real flavour of Montmartre life.

Adult Price: €37.00*

* The Optionals and pricing listed here are a guideline only and subject to change.

AVAILABLE ON DAY 7

MOULIN ROUGE CABARET AND DINNER

Enjoy dinner and cabaret, including wine and champagne, at the world-famous Moulin Rouge – the original Paris cabaret. Immortalized by the award-winning film of the same name, this Parisian institution features 60 dancers and entertainers and over 1000 costumes!

Adult Price: €165.00*

* The Optionals and pricing listed here are a guideline only and subject to change.

AVAILABLE ON DAY 7

NOUVELLE EVE CABARET AND DINNER

One of the oldest and most elegant revue theatres in Paris, Nouvelle Eve is a hidden gem, where you’ll meet the Director and two of the cast members before enjoying a four-course dinner with wine. You will then experience unparalleled Parisian entertainment – including the world-famous Can-Can.

Adult Price: €139.00*

* The Optionals and pricing listed here are a guideline only and subject to change.

AVAILABLE ON DAY 7

PERFUME MAKING EXPERIENCE

Today we’ll visit the Musée du Parfum, where we’ll have the opportunity to mix our own personal perfume with the help of a professional ‘nose’! We also discover the history of these precious elixirs. Cancellation within 24 hours will incur a 50% cancellation fee.

Adult Price: €44.00*

* The Optionals and pricing listed here are a guideline only and subject to change.

AVAILABLE ON DAY 8

GIVERNY HOUSE AND GARDENS OF CLAUDE MONET

Today we’ll visit the charming former home of the greatest Impressionist painter, Claude Monet, which inspired his magnificent water lily paintings. Our coach will take us to the village of Giverny where we’ll enjoy a tour of the delightful house, gardens and famous Japanese bridge.

Adult Price: €49.00*

* The Optionals and pricing listed here are a guideline only and subject to change.

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