Week in London and Paris
October 9-16, 2019
$2,289.00 per person, double
Highlights and Inclusions
- Rail travel aboard the high-speed Eurostar
- Hotel accommodations for 6 nights
- Daily breakfast
- London sightseeing tour including Westminster Abbey and Big Ben
- Paris sightseeing tour including Eiffel Tower
- Local host in London and Paris
ItineraryDay 1 - Depart USA for London
Board your international flight for the journey across the Atlantic Ocean. (Air travel not included in tour cost)
Day 2 - London
Welcome to London! Your Local Hosts will help you maximize your stay in one of the world's most cosmopolitan cities.
Day 3 - London
Morning guided sightseeing includes all of London's famous landmarks. Drive past the Houses of Parliament and Big Ben; Westminster Abbey, where Prince William and Catherine, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, were married; Whitehall's mounted horseguards; the Prime Minister's Downing Street; Piccadilly Circus; and Buckingham Palace. Take photographs of the London Eye, the giant Ferris wheel situated on the river bank, and the Shard, the tallest building in Western Europe. Visit St. Paul's Cathedral (except on Sundays). Sir Christopher Wren's masterpiece with its world-famous dome is an iconic feature of London's skyline, and the awe-inspiring interior holds fascinating stories about its history.
Day 4 - London
Your Local Hosts will have interesting suggestions for your day at leisure, including a visit to Harrods to admire the amazing displays in the food halls and discover the delights of the world’s most famous luxury department store.
Day 5 - London-Paris, France
Travel to Paris by high speed Eurostar Train. (Standard class)
Day 6 - Paris
Morning guided sightseeing takes you to Notre Dame Cathedral, where Napoleon was crowned emperor in 1804, to admire its amazing 13th-century, stained-glass Rose Window. Pass the Latin Quarter, Les Invalides, the Opéra, Place de la Concorde, and Arc de Triomphe. Drive by the Seine River with its beautiful bridges, and stop to take photos of the iconic Eiffel Tower from one of the best panoramic viewing points. Also enter the world’s most visited museum, The Louvre with its modern glass pyramid, to see Da Vinci’s Mona Lisa and other treasures (Louvre replaced with Seine cruise on Tuesdays).
Day 7 - Paris
During your day at leisure in the “City of Light,” your Local Host can offer many ideas, like where to find the best crépes and pain au chocolat; or a walking route through Pére Lachaise Cemetery with its tombs of Jim Morrison, Oscar Wilde, and Chopin.
Day 8 - Paris
Your vacation ends with breakfast this morning.
Train and Hotel AccommodationsMillennium Gloucester, London
This modern and luxurious hotel is located in fashionable South Kensington, a relaxed environment in the heart of London. Situated next to Gloucester Road underground station, it is perfectly placed for visiting London’s greatest attractions including Hyde Park, the Royal Albert Hall, Kensington Palace, the Natural History Museum and the Victoria and Albert Museum. The hotel offers a variety of dining options such as Bombay Brasserie and Bugis Street Brasserie for Indian and Oriental cuisine, South West 7 for breakfast and Humphrey’s Bar for light meals and drinks. 24-hour room service, concierge service, and a fitness room with cardiovascular equipment and weights is also available
Courtyard Paris Gare de Lyon
This contemporary 249-room property is housed in a brand new 19-storey building conveniently situated opposite the historic Gare de Lyon station in the 12th Arrondissement. Complimentary Wi-Fi access is available in all guestrooms and public areas of the hotel and there is an International restaurant, lounge bar and fitness facility.
Mercure Paris Centre Tour Eiffel
This elegant 405-room hotel is located close the River Seine and Eiffel Tower. Free Wi-Fi access is available in all guestrooms and public areas of the hotel. A light and airy restaurant serves up a range of international cuisine which during the summer months can be enjoyed in the tranquil terrace and gardens. There is also a lounge bar for snacks and drinks as well as a fitness room.
$300.00 per person due December 1, 2018. Full payment required by August 1, 2019.
Cancellation insurance is strongly encouraged.
Please make payments to Joy! Cruises and Tours Inc, P O Box 900, Graham, NC 27253
For more information, call 919-680-3337, or Email: firstname.lastname@example.org