London, England’s capital, set on the River Thames, is a 21st-century city with history stretching back to Roman times. At its centre stand the imposing Houses of Parliament, the iconic ‘Big Ben’ clock tower and Westminster Abbey, site of British monarch coronations. Across the Thames, the London Eye observation wheel provides panoramic views of the South Bank cultural complex, and the entire city.
Paris, France's capital, is a major European city and a global center for art, fashion, gastronomy and culture. Its picturesque 19th-century cityscape is crisscrossed by wide boulevards and the River Seine. Beyond such landmarks as the Eiffel Tower and the 12th-century, Gothic Notre-Dame cathedral, the city is known for its cafe culture, and designer boutiques along the Rue du Faubourg Saint-Honoré.
Belgium, a country in Western Europe, is known for its medieval old towns, Flemish Renaissance architecture and international headquarters of the European Union and NATO. The country is divided into 2 distinctive multilingual regions: Dutch-speaking Flanders to the north and French-speaking Wallonia to the south. The bilingual capital, Brussels, is home to ornate guildhalls at Grand-Place and an art nouveau-influenced European Quarter.
Amsterdam is the Netherlands’ capital, known for its artistic heritage, elaborate canal system and narrow houses with gabled facades, legacies of the city’s 17th-century Golden Age. Its Museum District houses works by Rembrandt and Vermeer at the Rijksmuseum, the Van Gogh Museum and modern art at the Stedelijk. Cycling is key to the city’s character, and there are 400km of cycle paths.
Cologne, a 2,000-year-old city spanning the Rhine River in western Germany, is the region’s cultural hub. A landmark of High Gothic architecture set amid reconstructed old town, the twin-spired Cologne Cathedral is also known for its gilded medieval reliquary and sweeping river views. The adjacent Museum Ludwig showcases 20th-century art, including many masterpieces by Picasso, and the Romano-Germanic Museum houses Roman antiquities.
Luxembourg is a tiny European country, bordered by Belgium, France and Germany. It’s mostly rural, with dense Ardennes forest and nature parks in the north, and the Moselle river valley in the southeast. The rocky gorges of the eastern Mullerthal region earned it the nickname “Little Switzerland.” Its capital, Luxembourg City, is famed for its fortified medieval old town perched on sheer cliffs.
The city of Zurich lies at the north end of Lake Zurich in northern Switzerland, a global center for banking and finance. The picturesque lanes of the central Altstadt (Old Town), on either side of the Limmat River, reflect its premedieval history. Waterfront promenades like the Limmatquai follow the river toward the 17th-century Rathaus (town hall).
Milan, a metropolis in Italy's northern Lombardy region, is a global capital of fashion and design. Home to the national stock exchange, it’s a financial hub also known for its high-end dining and shopping. The Gothic Duomo di Milano cathedral and the Santa Maria delle Grazie convent, housing Leonardo da Vinci’s fresco “The Last Supper,” testify to centuries of art and culture.
San Gimignano is an Italian hill town in Tuscany, southwest of Florence. Encircled by 13th-century walls, its old town centers on Piazza della Cisterna, a triangular square lined with medieval houses. Other medieval features include fountains and towers, such as the stone Torre Grossa. The Duomo di San Gimignano is a 12th-century church with frescoes by Ghirlandaio in its Santa Fina Chapel.
Rome, Italy’s capital, is a sprawling, cosmopolitan city with nearly 3,000 years of globally influential art, architecture and culture on display. Ancient ruins such as the Roman Forum and the Colosseum evoke the power of the former Roman Empire. Vatican City, headquarters of the Roman Catholic Church, boasts St. Peter’s Basilica and the Vatican Museums, which house masterpieces such as Michelangelo’s Sistine Chapel frescoes.
Roundtrip Airfare via Etihad/Emirates
Roundtrip Transfer Service based on Private Coach
14N Hotel Accommodation at 4* hotel
Meals specified in the itinerary (Half Board Meals)
Tours, transfer and admission fees based on itinerary
FD Tour : London, Amsterdam, Rome
HD Tour: Paris x2, Cologne, Luxembourg
2H City Tour: Brussels, Zurich, Milan, San Gimignano
Entrance Fees : Westminister Abbey, St Paul Cathedral, London Eye, Eiffel Tower 2nd Floor, Versailles Palace, Vatican Museum & Sistine Chapel
Activities: Amsterdam Canal Cruise, Wine Tasting in Tuscany
High Speed Train: 2nd class Ticket London - Paris
Local Tour Escort
Travel Insurance (1-69Y/O)
Airline Tax $ 120.00/pax (Subject to change)
Philippine Travel Tax
Visa Fee (SCHENGEN) € 60.00 /pax (Subject to change)
Visa Fee (UK) £ 83.00 /pax (Subject to change)
Visa Processing Fee
Mandatory Tipping for Driver € 2.00/pax/day | £ 2.00/pax/day
Mandatory Tipping for Local Escort € 3.00/pax/day | £ 3.00/pax/day
Mandatory Tipping for Licensed Tour Guide € 3.00/pax/day | £ 3.00/pax/day
Beverages/Liquid refreshment during meal
Others not mentioned in the inclusions
Day 1 ARRIVAL IN LONDON (--/--/D)
- Upon arrival in London Heathrow Airport, meet your local tour escort and transfer to your hotel and accommodation. Dinner and Overnight.
Day 2 LONDON (B/--/D)
- After hotel breakfast, proceed to your city tour. Panoramic drive through London’s major sites: Mayfair, Piccadilly, Trafalgar Square, Buckingham Palace and the Changing of the Guard ceremony (if held), the Houses of Parliament and the Big Ben. A highlight will be a visit to the impressive Westminster Abbey and Mass at Westminster Catholic Cathedral. Visit also St. Paul’s Cathedral and London Eye. Photo stops, when traffic and regulations permit. Overnight in London. Dinner and overnight.
Day 3 LONDON (B/--/D)
- After hotel breakfast, We start our morning with Mass at the Shrine of the Sacred Heart & Tyburn Martyrs in Hyde Park Place (if held).Then followed by free day for shopping at Oxford Street. Dinner and overnight in London.
Day 4 LONDON – PARIS(TRAIN - 2.5H) (B/--/D)
- After hotel breakfast, prepare for check out and transfer to the station for your scheduled train going to Paris via Eurostar. Upon arrival, proceed to your Paris tour, city of history, and its magnificent monuments. See the Champs-Elysees, Arc de Triomphe, Grands Boulevards, Opera, Concorde, 2nd floor of Eiffel Tower, façade of Louvre Museum,Notre-Dame Cathedral. Afterwards, transfer to the hotel for check in. Dinner and Overnight.
Day 5 PARIS (B/--/D)
- After hotel breakfast, proceed to your tour. Visit the majestic Palace of Versailles, one of the world's grandest historical museums. Discover the Royal Apartments, the Hall of Mirrors, the Queen`'s Chamber and to learn more about France's history. In the afternoon, have free time for shopping at La Fayette Outlet. Transfer back to the hotel. Dinner and overnight.
Day 6 PARIS – BRUSSELS(4H) – AMSTERDAM(3H) (B/--/D)
- After hotel breakfast, prepare for check out and proceed to Brussels for 2H city tour. In the city’s historical center, see the Jeanneke Pis and the elegant Baroque houses that line the Grand Place. You’ll also view the European Union buildings, the 18th-century Place Royale and the Palais de Justice. Then, proceed to Amsterdam. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.
Day 7 AMSTERDAM (B/--/D)
- After hotel breakfast, a local guide acquaints you with all the charm of Amsterdam this morning, from its canals to its gabled 18th-century homes. The tour also includes a visit to a working Dutch Cheese Clog Factory. Later this morning, on a narrated canal cruise, you’ll pass along some of the city’s many waterways and view the houseboats that still serve as residences for many local citizens. And in the afternoon, leave Amsterdam behind for a few hours and discover the surrounding Dutch countryside and its wonderful windmills! Drive through idyllic landscapes crisscrossed with canals, see authentic wooden houses and old-fashioned cheese-making in Volendam. Watch a shoemaker make clogs in Marken, and capture photos of the windmills the Netherlands is famous for in the picturesque village of Zaanse Schans. Throughout this half-day trip, listen to commentary about the history, culture and sights of the Netherlands. Dinner and overnight.
Day 8 AMSTERDAM – COLOGNE (B/--/D)
- After hotel breakfast, proceed to Cologne. Visit the Old town and explore the magic of the city. Continue to the Cathedral and its famous treasures like the shrine with the relics of the Three Wisemen or the triptych The Altar of the City Patrons. Afterwards, transfer to your hotel for check in. Dinner and overnight.
Day 9 COLOGNE - LUXEMBOURG(3H) (B/--/D)
- After hotel breakfast, proceed to Luxembourg City. Upon arrival, proceed to your city tour wherein an expert local guide leads today’s sightseeing tour of Luxembourg City, the country’s capital. Travel through the Old Town, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. View the poignant World War II Monument of National Unity, the 17th-century Citadel of the Holy Spirit and the elegant Grand Ducal Palace, once a royal residence and now the setting for formal state functions. Afterwards, transfer to your hotel for check in. Dinner and overnight.
Day 10 LUXEMBOURG – STRASBOURG(3H) – ZURICH(3H) (B/--/D)
- After hotel breakfast, proceed to Strasbourg for a stopover and to have lunch before going to Zurich. Dinner and overnight.
Day 11 ZURICH – MILAN(4H) (B/--/D)
- After hotel breakfast, have city tour in Zurich before proceeding to Milan. This comprehensive sightseeing tour offers a flexible itinerary that’s tailored to your interests. With your expert local guide, discover the city’s history while seeing top Zurich attractions including Old Town (Altstadt), the Bahnhofstrasse, the Limmatquai and the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, where Albert Einstein taught. Afterwards, proceed to Milan for your hotel and accommodation. Dinner and overnight.
Day 12 MILAN – SAN GIMIGNANO(5H) (B/--/D)
- After hotel breakfast, prepare for your Milan City tour featuring the Duomo Square, the Scala Theatre, the elegant street Corso Vittorio Emanuele. Afterwards, proceed to San Gimignano for your hotel and accommodation. Dinner and overnight.
Day 13 SAN GIMIGNANO - ROME(4H) (B/--/D)
- After hotel breakfast, have your tour in San Gimignano including Wine Tasting before proceeding to Rome. Visit highlights of Tuscany, the charming city of San Gimignano discovering sites like Piazza del Duomo and Via Francigena round out your day by visiting ancient cellars and sampling delicious local wine and snacks with a stop in a typical winery. Then, proceed to Rome for your hotel and accommodation. Dinner and overnight.
Day 14 ROME (B/--/D)
- After hotel breakfast, proceed to your city tour. The tour starts from the Baroque fountain Di Trevi, one of the most famous fountains in the world. Throw a coin in it, to be ensured a return to Rome. Get to the Castel Sant Angelo, used by the popes as a fortress and castle, and now a museum. Have a break in Piazza Navona, one of the world's most famous squares. Continue to the Pantheon, the temple to all Gods in Ancient Rome. Get to the Spanish steps, the most majestic urban monuments of Roman Baroque style in Rome. Explore the Vatican Museums from inside and the treasures of the Popes. Admire Michelangelo's famous ceiling inside the Sistine Chapel. Visit St Peter's Basilica, where Peter - the apostle who is considered the first pope - was crucified and buried. Transfer back to the hotel for your dinner and overnight.
Day 15 ROME DEPARTURE (B/--/--)
- After hotel breakfast, prepare for check out and have free time before transferring to the airport for your flight back to Manila.