March 28 - April 7, 2021
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All non-members must add $60 to the above rates.
Rates are subject to availability at time of booking and include taxes, fees, and fuel surcharges which are subject to change. All pricing and included features are based on a minimum of 25 passengers.
- Free parking with roundtrip transfers to Newark Liberty International Airport
- Roundtrip airfare to/from Newark Liberty International Airport
- Roundtrip transfers airport/hotel
- 9 night hotel accommodations
- Sightseeing as stated in itinerary by luxury coach
- Services of Professional Trafalgar Tour Manager and driver
- Welcome reception
- Meals: 9 Breakfasts, 1 Lunch (Be My Guest) and 1 Dinner
- All local taxes, hotel service charges & porterage for one suitcase per person
- Services of a Discoveries Journey Manager
- Welcome reception in Rome
- Vatican City Tour
- Florence, Italy
- Venice Canal Cruise
- Lucerne, Switzerland
- Paris, France
- London City Tour
Sunday, March 28: Depart for Rome, Italy
Motorcoach from Central PA to Newark Liberty International airport for an overnight flight to Rome.
Monday, March 29: Arrive Rome
Welcome to Rome! Once home to gods and goddesses, emperors, senators and slaves. Explore the city’s bustling boulevards and labyrinthine lanes before meeting your fellow travelers and Travel Director at a Welcome Reception. This evening, we embark on an orientation drive revealing some of the city’s most celebrated sights. Meal(s): Welcome Reception
Tuesday, March 30: Rome Sightseeing and Free Time
The Vatican City takes center stage today as we join a Local Specialist for a sightseeing tour of 17th-century St. Peter’s Basilica and witness Michelangelo’s sorrowful Pietà. Then we cross the Tiber into Ancient Rome to delve into what was once the largest empire in the world and view such ancient sites as the imposing Colosseum. Later, enjoy free time on your own to explore Rome. Meal(s): Breakfast
Wednesday, March 31: Rome –Florence Sightseeing
Today, travel north into the vineyard-clad hills of Tuscany and along the Arno River Valley. ‘Connect With Locals’ in their castle during a Be My Guest lunch, before continuing to Florence, the birthplace of the Renaissance. Learn about the quality and workmanship of one of this city’s historic industries at a demonstration of Florentine leathercraft. Next, join a Local Specialist for an enchanting encounter with one of the world’s cultural centers, admiring the exquisite architecture and artistry around every turn. View the marble Duomo and Piazza della Signoria, the political hub of Florence before arriving at your hotel. Meal(s): Breakfast and Be My Guest lunch
Thursday, April 1: Florence - Venice
We’ll leave Florence and head to the romantic island city of Venice. We take to San Marco’s waters, cruising the canals and admiring views of the imposing St. Mark’s Basilica and ornate Doge’s Palace. Next, we’ll witness the centuries-old art of Venetian glassblowing before enjoying an afternoon at leisure. Perhaps, venture to the enchanting canal-side setting of St. Mark’s Square. The sounds of talented musicians, seagulls and lapping water provide the perfect backdrop for a memorable sunset over the Grand Canal. Meal(s): Breakfast
Friday, April 2: Venice - Lucerne
We’ll depart Venice, travelling north into the picturesque Italian and Swiss Lake Districts, via Como and Lugano. Slicing through the Alps, we arrive in Switzerland and the laid back lakeside city of Lucerne. The city is perhaps most famous for its solid wooden Chapel Bridge and poignant Lion Monument, a memorial to the Swiss Guards who lost their lives defending Louis XVI. Enjoy an afternoon at leisure, amble through the Old Town or consider joining an Optional Experience and ascend one of the surrounding mountain peaks for panoramic
views. Meal(s): Breakfast
Saturday, April 3: Lucerne - Paris
From Lucerne, we head into France and through the rolling vineyard-clad hills of Burgundy, one of the country’s largest wine-producing areas. After arriving in Paris, enjoy a free evening on your own to explore. Wander up grand boulevards and along the scenic Seine, grab a bite to eat and sip wine at a cozy bistro or consider attending one of the city’s famous colorful cabaret shows. Meal(s): Breakfast
Sunday, April 4: Paris Sightseeing and Free Time
We’ll join a Local Specialist today and see the Arc de Triomphe and Place de la Concorde. Visit the 13th-century church of St. Severin and enjoy a stroll through the Latin Quarter. This evening, join your Travel Director and fellow travelers at a memorable Farewell Dinner. Meal(s): Breakfast and Farewell Dinner
Monday, April 5: Paris - London
Our last day in France, sees us cross the tragic Somme battlefields en route to Calais from where we set sail across the English Channel to Dover and travel through Kent to London. Meal(s): Breakfast
Tuesday, April 6: London Sightseeing and Free Time
Join a Local Specialist today to see the sights of London. View Big Ben, the imposing Houses of Parliament and Buckingham Palace, after which you have an afternoon at leisure to soak up the dynamic atmosphere of this capital city that combines centuries-old heritage with modern verve. Meal(s): Breakfast
Wednesday, April 7: Depart London
Today we bid farewell to Europe as we cherish the great memories and friendships we’ve made. Transfer to the airport for your flight back to Central PA. Meal(s): Breakfast
Original, signed passport valid for 6 months beyond stay, and with at least one blank visa page for visa stamp(s).
A non-refundable deposit of $225 per person will confirm your reservation. Final Payment is due to AAA by January 14, 2021.
Solo Travelers Rewards Club maximum voucher redemption: $100
Deposit date to day of departure $25 per person, plus...
Deposit date to January 26, 2021 $200 per person, plus additional supplier’s fees
From Jan. 27 – Mar. 13, 2021 30% per person, plus additional suppliers fees
From Mar. 14 – Mar. 21, 2021 50% per person, plus additional suppliers fees
From Mar. 22 – Mar. 28, 2021 90% per person, plus additional suppliers fees
After Mar. 29, 2021 NON-REFUNDABLE
*Airfare is non-refundable after final payment.
For your protection AAA recommends travel insurance. Pre-existing medical conditions may be waived with proper coverage if travel insurance is purchased within 14 days of initial deposit only. Other conditions may apply; ask your travel agent. AAA recommends Allianz.
Since air arrangements are handled by the tour operator, seat assignments cannot be confirmed until the tour operator releases names to the airline(s) 30 days prior to departure. Specific seat requests cannot be guaranteed; seats are assigned at the discretion of the airline at airport checkin only. Some flight schedules may contain code share agreements.
Temperatures in Europe in March and April average in the low 60s with nights in the mid-40s. Casual clothes, comfortable walking shoes and a small umbrella are recommended.
One suitcase per person will be allowed. You may also bring a carry-on bag small enough to fit under your seat. Baggage fees and other charges may be directly assessed by airlines or airport.
For personal comfort, group participants who need assistance are required to have a traveling companion who is capable of and totally responsible for providing the needed assistance.
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