18-to-Thirtysomethings: London to Budapest on a Shoestring (EELJ)
Trip Style: Information Not available
Service Level: Basic
Physical Demands Rating: 2 - There'll be some light walking and hiking. Suitable for most fitness levels. Nothing too challenging.
Group Size: Max 16, avg 10.
Meals Included: 1 breakfast, 1 lunch
Accommodations: Not Availaible
Relax with a picnic in Paris, share a photo op at the Leaning Tower of Pisa, marvel at the grandeur of Venice, explore glaciers in Interlaken
Experience the best of Europe with this 17-day tour that explores six countries and almost a dozen cities. Why settle for gaping at beautiful locations on postcards when you can see them in persons Picnic in front of The Eiffel Tower, snap photos beside the Leaning Tower of Pisa, wander through the grand buildings of Vienna, and maybe even jump into a thermal bath in Budapest or hang-glide over Interlaken. This tour has it all, including just enough free time to create your own adventures in between. Go. Create.
- Tour Operator
- G Adventures
- Offer valid through 12/31/2020
- 17 Days
- Escorted - Yes
|Day 1||London||Day 1 London/Paris|
Meet in London before departing for Paris by train. Additional Notes: Please refer to joining instructions for more information on where to meet. Please note the trip departs London in the evening of Day 1 so it is imperative that you arrive on time for departure soon after the 5:30pm Welcome Meeting. Please allow plenty of time for the journey to London to allow for any possible delays. Included Activities: Arrival Day and Welcome Meeting Transport: Train (3.00 hour(s))
|Day 2||Paris||Day 2 Paris (1L)|
Explore and discover the "je ne sais quoi" of the City of Lights. Paris has something for everyone and you can use your day here to picnic under the Eiffel Tower, explore the outstanding museums and churches, float down the Seine on a river cruise or people watch at one of the charming caFes. Included Activities: Orientation Walk
|Day 3||Interlaken||Day 3 Paris/Interlaken|
Take a train from Paris to Interlaken, a small city in the Swiss Alps with breathtaking scenery. Transport: Train (8.00 hour(s))
|Days 4-5||Interlaken||Days 4-5 Interlaken|
Enjoy an orientation walk of Interlaken. Opt to get the adrenaline pumping with some canyoning or whitewater rafting. Explore a nearby glacier or go swimming in a crystal clear lake. Dont miss the nightlife. Included Activities: Orientation Walk
|Day 6||Rome||Day 6 Interlaken/Rome|
Travel to Milan by train. Fashion and people watch on an included orientation walk of Milan. Overnight train to Rome. Additional Notes: Please note: If you are interested in seeing Leonardo Da Vincis most famous artwork, the Last Supper, it is essential that you make a booking in advance for this afternoon (Day 6). You can book either over the telephone or online. The contact details are: Telephone: +39 02 89421146 Web: www.cenacolovinciano.org. **Please make your appointment for 3pm onwards (in case of possible delays arriving from Interlaken).** Included Activities: Orientation Walk Transport: Train (3.50-4.00 hours) Overnight train (beds) (9.00 hour(s))
|Day 7||Rome||Day 7 Rome|
Opt to check out the famous Roman sites from times past like the Colosseum, Roman Forum, Vatican and Pantheon. Dont miss the amazing Italian food, wine and nightlife. Additional Notes: It's a good idea to book a ticket to the Vatican online from home or with some advice from your CEO prior to arriving to Rome, as waiting until the day you arrive may well be too late! Included Activities: Big Night Out
|Day 8||Rome||Day 8 Rome (1B)|
Today, new travellers may join you for the rest of the adventure. You are welcome to join them at a group meeting this evening, followed by an optional dinner.
|Day 9||Viareggio||Day 9 Rome/Viareggio|
Stop by the Leaning Tower of Pisa en route to coastal Tuscany, using Viareggio as a base for exploration in the region. Included Activities: Leaning Tower of Pisa Visit Transport: Train (4.50 hour(s))
|Day 10||Viareggio||Day 10 Viareggio|
We include the Cinque Terre Day Pass, which gives access to trains and the entrance to the coastal path hike, which we recommend. However, it is up to you how you spend time in Cinque Terre. Included Activities: National Park Pass and Unlimited Train Ticket Cinque Terre Coastal Path Hike Transport: Train (1.50 hour(s)) Train (1.50 hour(s))
|Day 11||Viareggio||Day 11 Viareggio|
No city can boast of such artistic richness as the romantic Renaissance city of Florence. Food, art, culture, and beautiful views put this outstanding Italian city in a field of its own. The list of things to see and do in Florence and the surrounding Tuscan countryside is unlimited, be it art, nature, architecture, history, or food and drink! Additional Notes: Please note that it is strongly advised to book tickets in advance for both the Uffizi and Accademia Galleries. The line-ups at these museums are always long and the time to visit them is limited due to the fact that Day 3 is a day trip to Florence. These tickets can be booked online from home before you leave at www.weekendafirenze.com or by phone (+39) 055 294883 from Monday to Friday 08:30-18.30, Saturday 08.30-12.30. If you are interested in purchasing tickets we recommend that you do so once your G Adventure trip is confirmed (up to 2 months before if possible), especially for the ever-popular Uffizi, and for any time after 11:00 the day your tour visits Florence. For additional museum resources, refer to this website, www.firenzemusei.it, for more information to plan your day in Florence. Transport: Train (2.00 hour(s)) Train (2.00 hour(s))
|Day 12||Venice||Day 12 Viareggio/Venice|
Venice - the floating city. Marvel at the colourful Venetian architecture lining the grand canal, and opt to take a ride a gondola. Choose your favourite flavour of gelato from an ornate rainbow of options at a local gelateria. Go deeper into the winding backstreets streets and stumble into quaint shops, grand churches and quiet caFes. Opt to visit Piazza San Marco, or discover the magic behind Murano glass. Included Activities: Orientation Walk Transport: Train (4.50 hour(s))
|Day 13||Vienna||Day 13 Venice/Vienna|
Opt to explore the artisan islands of Murano and Burano with their picturesque streets, visit the Basilica di San Marco or Doges Palace. Overnight train to Vienna. Transport: Overnight train (beds) (10.50-11.50 hours)
|Day 14||Vienna||Day 14 Vienna|
After tiring yourself out with sightseeing, pop into a cafE, a Viennese institution. For a slice of local life, the caFes are good places to relax and get your bearings while deciding what to do next. A delicious cafE experience involves Gugelhupf, one of Vienna's specialty cakes, and a cup of Melange (half coffee, half milk). Included Activities: Orientation Walk
|Day 15||Vienna||Day 15 Vienna|
Enjoy another free day in Vienna.
|Day 16||Budapest||Day 16 Vienna/Budapest|
Orientation walk upon arrival in Budapest, then enjoy a free afternoon to explore. Opt to check out the beautiful Parliament building, stroll along the streets or check out the thermal baths. Opt for an evening out with the group. Included Activities: Orientation Walk Big Night Out Transport: Train (3.00 hour(s))
|Day 17||Budapest||Day 17 Budapest|
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