European Highlights

from $2209/per person

An incredible Europe tour kicking-off in romantic Venice, Italy combining some of the most famous sites in Europe with the coolest. Explore the beautiful Florence and Rome before flying off to Sofia for a change of air. Make your way to Amsterdam on a comfortable bus-ride across charming capitals including Belgrade, Budapest, Vienna, Prague and Berlin. Learn about the various cultures, try the local cuisine and make memories to last a lifetime on this Europe trip.

Duration
14 Day
Destination(s)
Europe Overland
Starts in / Ends in
Venice / Amsterdam
Departs on
Mondays
Hotel Rating
3&4
20-40

Sight Visited

  • Amsterdam
    Amsterdam

    Amsterdam is one of the greatest small cities in the world. From Amsterdam canals to world-famous Amsterdam museums.

  • Belgrade
    Belgrade

    Belgrade is the capital and largest city of the southeast European country of Serbia.

  • Berlin
    Berlin

    Summer roof terraces and beach bars, winter Christmas markets and sightseeing and museums at any time of the year.

  • Bratislava
    Bratislava

    Its unique history, attractive sights, rich cultural life, excellent local gastronomy, quality wine make Bratislava an ideal city.

  • Budapest
    Budapest

    Welcome to Budapest, a city split down the middle by the Danube River into two towns, each complete with its own distinct personality.

  • Florence
    Florence

    The squares in Florence are the beautiful breathing places of the city. These great squares are flanked by amazing palaces and churches.

  • Prague
    Prague

    As one of the most popular mini-break destinations in Europe, Prague is weighed down with an abundance of souvenir shops and markets.

  • Rome
    Rome

    Rome is like an open-air museum, which is hard to imagine until you’re there, but everywhere you look are sculptures, beautiful villas.

  • Sofia
    Sofia

    Sofia is the capital and largest city of Bulgaria.ıt has rich history from Roman and Ottoman Empires.

  • Venice
    Venice

    There is no other city like Venice. It has 180 canals and 450 bridges connecting 118 small islands and magnificent buildings

  • Vienna
    Vienna

    Austria’s capital offers a unique blend of imperial traditions and stunning modern architecture.

ITINERARY

1
Day 1: Venice
Welcome to Venice, We meet at the hotel for an informal group meeting in the afternoon (approx. 7pm). In the evening, we’ll hit the streets for a walking tour of Venice to find our bearings and come back to Mestre for overnight stay.
  • Included Activities; Welcome Meeting
  • Optional Activities ; Group Dinner
  • Meals ; No
2
Day 2: Venice, Florence
We will start our walking tour of Venice from the famous San Marco Piazza and Rialto Bridge and explore the maze-like narrow streets, canals and bridges of the sinking city. In the afternoon, we depart for the beautiful Florence to spend the night, or the close-by town of Montecatini, famous for its natural springs.
  • Included Activities; Walking Tour of Venice
  • Meals ; Breakfast
3
Day 3: Florence, Pisa, Rome
Following breakfast, we discover the ultimate renaissance beauty of Florence on a guided walking tour, covering all its famous landmarks in the old town including Duomo di Firenze. Driving south, we head towards one of the most popular sites in Europe, the Leaning Tower of Pisa and start our guided walking tour. As soon as everyone have their shots leaning against the tower, we hop on the bus for Rome, the city of love.
  • Included Activities; Guided Tour of Florence and Pisa
  • Meals ; Breakfast
4
Day 4: Rome
It is time for a breath-taking tour of the Italian capital. Eat up at breakfast, we will be visiting some of the most iconic landmarks in the world on a guided tour, from the Trevi Fountain where your wishes may come true, to 2-thousand-year-old Roman wonders as the Pantheon and Piazza Navona. Get to roam the Colosseum where gladiators once stood and marvel at the countless wonders and the massive history the city hosts. Free time in the evening to rest or discover as you wish.
  • Included Activities; Guided Tour of Rome
  • Meals ; Breakfast
5
Day 5: Rome, Sofia
Time for a change of scenery, next stop Sofia! We transfer to the airport after breakfast to fly off to the Italian capital. As we check in to the hotel and freshen up, prepare for an orientation walk in the evening to explore this Balkan gem.  
  • Included Activities;  Walking Tour of Sofia
  • Meals ; Breakfast
6
Day 6: Sofia, Belgrade
After brekkie, we head off to Belgrade! Chill out on the bus and take some insta-worthy pics as we pass by the Danube and Sava rivers, Belgrade Fortess and Kalemegdan Park. We’ll later explore the city, ticking off impressive sights such as Republica and Castle Square, Istanbul Gate and main street Knez Mihailova to experience one of the vibrant hotspots of the city filled with cafes and shops.
  • Included Activities; Guided Walking Tour of Belgrade
  • Meals ; Breakfast & Dinner
7
Day 7: Belgrade, Budapest
Next up, Budapest! See the seven towers of Fisherman Bastion and explore the fortress with buda-ful (pun intended) views of the city. Later we will check out St Stephen’s Church, Royal Palace, Parliament and cross the Bridges of Danube. Enjoy free time in the evening to eat some traditional goulash and wander down the famous street of Vaci.
  • Included Activities; Guided Walking Tour of Budapest
  • Meals ; Breakfast & Dinner
8
Day 8: Budapest, Bratislava, Vienna
It’s an early start this morning as we make our way to Vienna. We will stopover in Bratislava and wander through the charming Old Town. We arrive in gorgeous Vienna, Austria in the afternoon with time to frolic in green fields & rolling hills, before checking out magnificent historical sites such as St Stephan’s Cathedral, State Opera House, Parliament, Rathouse, Belvedere Palace and much more. Foodies rejoice, as we will also try a slice of the famous ‘Sacher cake’ in all its chocolatey goodness.
  • Included Activities; Guided Walking Tour of Vienna
  • Meals ; Breakfast & Dinner
9
Day 9: Vienna, Prague
You can never visit too many palaces, and the Schönbrunn Palace is no exception! Check out the famous Imperial summer residence, which boasts impressive views and gardens, or enjoy free time strolling through the streets of Vienna. Later an optional visit to Danube Tower, which has amazing 360-degree views of the city. We will depart for Prague in the afternoon, and arrive just in time for an option traditional dinner before we take on Prague’s nightlife!
  • Meals ; Breakfast & Dinner
10
Day 10: Prague
Welcome to Prague! Spend the morning on a guided tour, starting at Hradčany Palace & St Vitus Cathedral and finishing off at the famous Astronomical Clock. Check out the gothic architecture, grotesque landmarks, street markets and don’t forget to try a delicious Trdelník - you can thank us later! In the evening we will cruise down the Vltava river, and watch as the sun goes down over the city. If you still have energy to spare, the famous Czech nightlife awaits.
  • Included Activities; Guided Walking Tour of Prague
  • Meals ; Breakfast
11
Day 11: Prague, Berlin
Today we will depart for Germany’s capital after breakfast. Enjoy some free time exploring the city and wandering the streets of Berlin. Known for its unique party vibes, we will dance into the early morning hours!
  • Meals ; Breakfast & Dinner
12
Day 12: Berlin
Kick off the day by exploring Berlin’s interesting and heart-breaking past, with a guided tour around the city. See the famous symbol of the city Brandenburg Gate, before heading to the Reichstag, Berlin Wall, the stunning Memorial and Museum of Jews and much more. Tonight there will be an optional visit to the Hofbrahaus Berlin to drink a stein and try some tasty traditional German food – Prost!
  • Included Activities; Guided Walking Tour
  • Meals ; Breakfast
13
Day 13: Berlin, Amsterdam
An early start today, as we make our way to Amsterdam. Get your bearings by wandering through the colourful streets of the city, ticking off iconic attractions such as Dam Square, Royal Palace, New Town Quarter, amongst many other monuments and museums. In the afternoon enjoy your free time with a pint of Heineken or munch on some frites and mayo and take a photo or two as you stroll along the canal – just watch for the bikes! Tonight, we will head towards the infamous red-light district and enjoy the nightlife in one of Europe’s most liberal cities.
  • Meals ; Breakfast
14
Day 14: Amsterdam
Today we will venture outside the city, and head to Delft - famous for porcelain and painters, before making our way to Rotterdam., a modern city and one of the largest ports. We will then check out the Den Haag and Scheveingen coastline before making our way back to the capital. After returning to Amsterdam, we say goodbye to our new mates and end the tour.
  • Meals ; Breakfast
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Price ($)

The tour price and the local payment cover the following services:

Accommodation

4 and 3 star hotels

Meals

13 breakfasts | 5 dinners

Transportation

Air-conditioned non-smoking coach

Guided City Tours

Guided City Tours of Budapest, Vienna, Prague, Berlin, Rome, Florence, Pisa

Tour Leader

Services of an experienced Travel Talk tour leader.

Walking Tours

Orientation Drives and Walking tours in most cities as mentioned in the itinerary.

Flight

International Flight between Rome and Sofia.

What is not included in the tour price and local payment?

  • Any flights
  • Travel insurance
  • Meals not stated in the itinerary
  • Items of a personal nature
  • Tips & gestures
  • Visa fees
  • Entrance fees to the sights and museums
  • Optional activities
  • Other services not stated in the itinerary

HOTEL VEGA - SOFIA


ABBA HOTEL - BELGRADE


HOTEL CANADA - BUDAPEST


HOTEL KAISERRAST - VIENNA


TOP HOTEL - PRAGUE


TRYP by WYNDHAM BERLIN CITY EAST - BERLIN


MOXY AMSTERDAM HOUTHAVENS - AMSTERDAM


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