European Escape

9 Day Winter Escape from Rome to Paris with Globus

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4 - 4.5 Star
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Guided Tour
Trip Style
Guided Tour
Trip Style
Scenic / Cultural
Trip Style
Scenic / Cultural
Countries Explored:
Italy, Switzerland, France
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1 Arrive In Rome, Italy
Welcome to Rome! At 6 pm, meet your Tour Director and travelling companions and leave the hotel for a welcome dinner at one of Rome's lively restaurants. (D)
2 Rome
A fascinating day awaits. Your guided sightseeing includes inside visits to the VATICAN MUSEUMS and SISTINE CHAPEL where you can marvel at Michelangelo's ceiling paintings plus The Last Judgment, and monumental ST. PETER'S SQUARE and BASILICA to admire Michelangelo's Pieta. Then, drive to the Roman Forum and visit the amazing COLOSSEUM, where gladiators once fought. For those who wish to see it all, an optional walking tour with a Local Guide is available to explore even more famous sites like the Trevi Fountain, the Pantheon, and more. (B)
3 Rome - Florence
A pleasant drive through the Tuscan hills brings you to Florence, the "Cradle of the Renaissance." Follow your Local Guide for a visit to the ACADEMY OF FINE ARTS with Michelangelo's celebrated statue of David. Admire the magnificent cathedral, Giotto's Bell Tower, the Baptistry's heavy bronze "Gates of Paradise," and visit sculpturestudded SIGNORIA SQUARE. Time to check out the enticing shops with Florentine leather goods and gold jewelry on Piazza Santa Croce before arriving at your hotel. This evening, an optional dinner is available to enjoy Tuscan specialties. (B)
4 Florence - Venice
Enter Venice in style by PRIVATE BOAT and visit ST. MARK'S SQUARE. Admire the byzantine basilica, the Clock Tower, lavish Doges' Palace, and the Bridge of Sighs. Also, watch a skilled GLASSBLOWER fashion delicate objects in an age-old traditional manner. Then, you may wish to join an optional gondola ride. A PASTA DINNER is prepared for you at a local restaurant. (B/D)
5 Venice - Lugano, Switzerland - Lucerne
Travel through the Po plains of Northern Italy, and enter Switzerland. Stop in Lugano with its sparkling lake surrounded by the Alps and explore the little shops along Via Nassa. Then, be inspired by the towering majesty of the Swiss Alps and St. Gotthard on the way to picturesque Lucerne. (B/D)
6 Lucerne
During your walking tour, admire Thorwaldsen's impressive LION MONUMENT and the ornate patrician houses lining the cobblestone streets of the Old Town. Cross the famous covered CHAPEL BRIDGE to the Jesuit Church. Shop for Swiss watches or knives, and consider optional excursions to make the most of your stay. (B)
7 Lucerne - Paris, France
Say Auf Wiedersehen to Switzerland and cross the border into France. On your way to Paris, drive past the vineyards of Burgundy with views of beautiful castles and pass the Fontainebleau Forest. An optional excursion is available to try out local specialties in one of Paris' lively restaurants, followed by a drive through the French capital. (B)
8 Paris
Discover the world capital of chic and style with a Local Guide and admire its most famous sights: the Opera, Arc de Triomphe, Champs-Elysees. Enjoy a SEINE CRUISE with spectacular views of Notre Dame and the Eiffel Tower. Tonight, dinner and a lively cabaret show at the Moulin Rouge might just be the ticket! (B)
9 Paris
Your holiday ends with breakfast this morning. (B)

Globus Inclusions

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Trip Inclusions
  • ROME: Welcome dinner at a local restaurant; guided sightseeing, visit the Vatican Museums and Sistine Chapel, St. Peter's Square and Basilica, and the Colosseum
  • FLORENCE: Guided walking tour, visit Michelangelo's David and Signoria Square
  • VENICE: Private boat ride; visit St. Mark's Square; glassblower demonstration; pasta dinner at a local restaurant
  • LUGANO: Stop in the lakeside town
  • LUCERNE: Walking tour including the Lion Monument and the Chapel Bridge
  • PARIS: Guided sightseeing; enjoy a Seine cruise
  • TRANSPORTATION: Motorcoach; private boat ride in Venice; Seine cruise
  • HEADSETS: Throughout the tour
  • FREE WI-FI: Available on your motorcoach and in most hotel lobbies
Included Meals
  • 8 Breakfasts
  • 3 Dinners
  • Hotel Classifications: First Class (F), Superior First Class (SF)
  • Rome Romanico Palace (F), Florence Roma (F) or Hotel Cellai (F), Venice Island Carlton on the Grand Canal (F) or Bellini (SF), Lucerne Astoria (F), Paris Mercure Paris Centre Tour Eiffel (SF)
Trip Notes
  • Airport transfers at your arrival and departure destination are not included in the price of the tour.
  • Itinerary and inclusions subject to change.
  • Price is for land, cruise and specified internal flights. International flights not included.
Sightseeing & VIP Access
Sightseeing & VIP Access
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Expert Local Guides
Expert Local Guides
Travel with expert Tour Directors and Local Guides who share their vast knowledge of the destination. Read more
Culture Through Cuisine
Culture Through Cuisine
Globus has the recipe for a great holiday. Savour the flavours of Europe through its regional cuisine. Read more
Superior Hotels
Superior Hotels
Globus picks hotels picked on their centralised location, so you'll stay right in the heart of the destination. Read more
Travel in Style
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9 Day European Escape reviews from past clients of Global Journeys.

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“9 Day European Escape”
- WA, Australia Dec 2018 6 Helpful Votes

Loved the trip. Very nice hotels, good food. Tour guide kept us informed of all events. For me it was a hassle free trip. I'd certainly consider another tour with Globus. Only 2 comments, I wasn't given the option of travel to London and I was told I needed to book and pay for added excursions before I left Australia. That was not the case for other travellers, they booked and paid as they went. (GJ. Globus highly recommend travellers pre-book their excursions before they leave in case due more

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