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London & Paris featuring Highclere Castle
Enjoy the best of London and Paris on this leisurely tour. All of the top sights are included, as well as plenty of free time for your own discoveries. See Buckingham Palace, the Tower of London and Big Ben. Visit Highclere Castle, home of the hit show Downton Abbey. Enjoy a privately guided tour of St. Paul's Cathedral, where Charles and Diana were married. Enjoy the freedom of guided travel with choice on tour. In London, visit Churchill's War Rooms or Westminster Abbey. In Paris, come to know the city in your own way: with a local guide by coach or by Metro. Cross the English Channel on the high-speed Eurostar Train. Dine at the Eiffel Tower and cruise the River Seine at night. Enjoy a thrilling dinner and cabaret show at the Paradis Latin Cabaret.
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Tour OperatorCollette
OfferOffer valid through 6/30/2017
Duration
8 Days
Itinerary
DayDestinationDescription
Day 1ParisOvernight Flight: Experience two of the world's most popular cities on one fabulous tour. Enjoy unpacking just once in each city during a relaxing journey as you discover the beauty and allure of both Paris and London. Your adventure begins with an overnight flight to Paris.
Day 2ParisParis, France - Tour Begins: Your tour begins in Paris, the 'City of Light,' a sophisticated metropolis featuring style, culture and history. Its bustling city streets are filled with colorful history, regal pageantry, beautiful gardens, fascinating museums, celebrated monuments and grand theatres. This evening, toast the beginning of a wonderful tour as you sample delicious French cuisine and witness breathtaking views during dinner at the Eiffel Tower. Following dinner, enjoy a romantic Seine River cruise against a backdrop of Paris' glittering skyline.
Day 3ParisParis: Come to know the dramatic highlights of Paris your way - by coach or by metro! You may choose to take a splendid panoramic coach tour that includes a stop to explore the impressive Notre Dame Cathedral. Or, for a truly Parisian experience, take in some of the most iconic sights by metro. Either way you'll see the Arc de Triomphe, Notre Dame Cathedral, Champs-Elysees, Place de la Concorde, and the magnificent Place Vendome with a local guide. This afternoon you may choose to take an optional excursion to Louis XIV's magnificent Palace and Gardens of Versailles and relive history as you walk through the various rooms of the State Apartments, including the Queen's bed chamber and the famous Hall of Mirrors.
Day 4ParisParis: Today you are free to enjoy the city however you would like. Enjoy an optional tour at the Louvre; indulge in some of the world's best shopping on the Champs-Elysees; or simply do as the Parisians do and sit at a sidewalk cafe and watch the beauty that is Paris go by. This evening, enjoy a special dinner at the Paradis Latin,* Paris' oldest cabaret theatre. Enjoy a sumptuous dinner complete with wine, champagne and a delightful cabaret show.
Day 5ParisParis - Eurostar Train - London, England: Sit back and relax as you depart Paris and travel on the innovative Eurostar High Speed Train. Arrive in London. Settle into your hotel for a 3-night stay. Enjoy the remainder of your afternoon at leisure. Perhaps you'll stroll along the Thames River or visit the London Eye. This evening, enjoy dinner at a traditional English pub.
Day 6LondonLondon: Join a local expert for a day of exploration in London. Begin with a panoramic tour highlighting Trafalgar Square, the Tower of London, Big Ben, Buckingham Palace and the changing of the guard (if held). Enjoy a guided tour of St. Paul's Cathedral,** an architectural masterpiece famously known for the 'wedding of the century' - Prince Charles and Lady Diana. Spend leisure time at Harrods, the jewel in the crown of London department storesâ?¦don't miss its world-famous food hall, a diner's paradise! This afternoon, it's your choice! Perhaps you'll choose to step back to wartime Britain while exploring the Churchill War Rooms, the secret underground center of Britain's government during WWII. Or maybe you would prefer to tour Westminster Abbey,** the coronation church of Britain's monarchs from William the Conqueror to Elizabeth II.
Day 7LondonLondon - Highclere Castle - London: Today you enter the world of Downton Abbey as you visit Highclere Castle, filming location for this series. Highclere is the home of the Earl of Carnarvon and has one of the world's best private Egyptian collections. Enjoy full access to the castle and the grounds.
Day 8LondonLondon: After breakfast, enjoy a day to explore London at your leisure. You may choose to take an optional excursion to Windsor Castle. Originally built to guard the city of London, Windsor Castle has been the home of kings and queens for nine centuries and is the oldest royal residence still in use today. Later, step inside the most famous bridge in the world - London's Tower Bridge. With a resident expert, explore the Victorian Engine Rooms and dare to walk across the 137 foot glass floor connecting the bridge's two towers that rise above the River Thames. Tonight, gather for a special farewell dinner and toast the end of a wonderful getaway!
Day 9LondonLondon - Tour Ends: Your tour ends, leaving you with many pleasant memories.
Dates/Pricing
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DatePrice / DescriptionQuote
July 13, 2017$2,899.00* (USD) / Land OnlyQuote
July 20, 2017$2,899.00* (USD) / Land OnlyQuote
Lodging
Grange Tower Bridge Hotel London, United KingdomMarriott Rive Gauche Hotel Paris, France
Grange City Hotel London, United Kingdom 
Disclaimer
* NOTE:Tour prices are land only rates based on per person, double occupancy. Some dates may feature various changes in hotels, sightseeing and inclusions. Please confirm your specific itinerary at the time of booking. Government taxes and fees are additional. Land rates are guaranteed at time of deposit. Certain taxes and fees are to be paid upon exiting the country in local currencies.
Airfare is additional and is available through Collette Vacations.
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London & Paris featuring Highclere Castle
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Enjoy the best of London and Paris on this leisurely tour. All of the top sights are included, as well as plenty of free time for your own discoveries. See Buckingham Palace, the Tower of London and Big Ben.
 
 
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