Day 1 Home - London
Relax on your international flight to London as you start your journey to the Old World.
Day 2 London (329 km)
As guests arrive at the airport in London, they will meet with a tour guide, who will help them transfer to the hotel, stopping along the way to sightsee at Windsor Castle.
Day 3 London
We will start the day by visiting the Tower of London, followed by a sightseeing tour to the Parliament Building, Big Ben, and Trafalgar Square. Then, we will make photo stops at Buckingham Palace and Westminster Abbey. After lunch, we will enjoy the rest of the day free to explore at our own pace.
Day 4 London - Paris (342 km)
Today, we will travel from London to Paris aboard the Eurostar train. Upon arrival, we will head to the city center and then have the remainder of the day free to explore at our own pace.
Day 5 Paris (17 km)
In the morning, we will take a drive to the Palace of Versailles. Next, we will visit the Louvre. On a scenic drive, we will visit famous landmarks, such as the Eiffel Tower, Palais Carnier, Place de la Concord, the Champs Elysees, and the Arc de Triomphe. In the evening, we will enjoy a dinner of fine French cuisine.
Day 6 Paris - Lucerne (667 km)
Today, we will take a leisurely drive to Lucerne through the stunning landscape of the rural French and Swiss countryside. Once we arrive in the afternoon, we will have the rest of the day free to explore at our own leisure.
Day 7 Lucerne - Mt. Pilatus - Milan
After breakfast, we will visit the Kapell Bridge and the Lion Monument. Then, we will enjoy some free time to shop around town before we head south to Milan, the center of fashion and design in Italy.
Day 8 Milan - Verona - Venice (324 km)
After taking an orientation tour in Milan, we will proceed to Verona. When we first arrive, we will take a sightseeing tour around the city, including a visit to Juliet's House. Later, we will drive to Venice. We will spend the night in Padua.
Day 9 Venice - Montecatini Terme (200 km)
Today, we will take a boat to Murano, an island famous for its glass-making. Then, we will take a ferry to Venice, where we will enjoy a walking tour, during which we will admire the beauty of Saint Mark's Basilica. Later, we will travel to Montecatini Terme, where we will enjoy dinner and spend the night.
Day 10 Montecatini Terme - Pisa - Florence - Rome (386 km)
Today, we will drive to Florence, travelling through Pisa on our way to see the famous Leaning Tower. When we arrive in Florence, we will go on a walking tour that culminates in a visit to the Duomo. Later in the afternoon, we will travel to Rome.
Day 11 Vatican City - Rome (3 km)
Today, we will go on a tour of Vatican City, beginning with St. Peter's Basilica. Next, we will stop by the Colosseum, the Roman Forum, and the Arch of Constantine. Then, we will continue to the Trevi Fountain and the Spanish Steps. After that, we will have some free time to walk around. In the evening, we will have a festive farewell dinner.
Day 12 Rome - Home
Today, guests will transfer to the airport for their departure flights. Please see "Departure and Return" for more detailed information regarding when to schedule flights.