The tring-tring of bicycles sounds the start of your European Whirl. Kick back on the canals of Amsterdam and Venice, in the quiet lakeside beauty of Lucerne and among the Tuscan hills near Florence, with flavours of Italian Chianti setting the tone for an unforgettable trip.
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This all-embracing Europe trip leaves nothing out, from the canals of Amsterdam to glittering Paris. You’ll travel across Europe on a journey filled with musical notes from Vienna and the vibrant energy of Dubrovnik, exploring tavernas, beaches and historic sites along the way.
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This trip makes tracks through Europe’s coolest cities, taking the train from Rome to Barcelona and stopping off at La Spezia, Marseille and Nice along the way. Your days will be spent discovering Barcelona’s beach-side beauty, hiking the dreamy pastel villages of Cinque Terre, uncovering historical monuments in Rome and taking bike tours through the glitzy French Riviera. Your mode of transport is the most classic way to experience Europe, as you enjoy scenic train rides from destination to destination
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Sicily – where have you been all our lives? For the first time we’re taking you across this idyllic island, from the ancient streets of Catania to the mountainside charms of Taormina, where we’ll enjoy some cooking classes and take 4X4’s down Mt Etna. What’s next? How about some more UNESCO heritage sites, some spectacular beaches, and a valley of ancient archaeological wonders? This one finishes on a high in Palermo, a colourful tumble of a city with some of the best food in Italy.
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Starting in Rome, we’ll live la dolce vita for seven unforgettable days on this adventure up through sun-soaked Tuscany for a truly authentic taste of this iconic region. Whether you get your kicks from food, history, culture or Chianti, this is the one you’ve been waiting for – with mouthwatering cuisine, idyllic vineyards & a chance to try artisan crafts, we’ll re-live the Renaissance in Florence and Lucca, marvel at the medieval beauty of Siena and pose for the perfect picture in Pisa all across one extraordinary week.
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With almost 200 countries in the world to tick off your list, time is precious. Smashing 12 in one trip should really get things moving. Eat Trdelnik in Prague, soak in thermal baths in Budapest & party round the clock in Berlin. Cities, culture, history & scenery are on the cards for the Trail to Rome.
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You’ve dreamt of this moment. You’ve fantasised about the lamp-lit bridges of Paris, the sun-kissed shorelines of Croatia and the eclectic street art of Berlin. This is the trip to make your dreams a reality, hitting up Europe’s major cities without scrimping on its spectacular scenery. Over 19 glorious nights, you’ll unearth the very best of Europe on this life-changing journey.
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Ready for a Tuscan experience trip like no other? In Rome, get acquainted with your squad of awesome 35-45 year old travellers (and maybe swap some sweet memories of Contiki trips gone by!) After a guided foodie tour in Trastevere, we’ll hit the road. Destination: picture-perfect Siena & sun-soaked Tuscan vineyards! Staying at a stunning property in the village of Borgo di Cortefreda, there’ll be plenty of time for day trips to Florence, Lucca, Pisa & all the Tuscan favourites. Over one extraordinary week, drink up as much Renaissance art & architecture as you want (or just stick to your Aperol Spritz!)
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Whatever the time of year, these are twelve days that will feel like Christmas because every destination on this trip is a gift. Drift from dreamy Italian squares to Contiki’s exclusive Austrian Gasthof where you can choose to unwind or indulge in high- adrenaline adventures. Raise a glass in the beer halls of Munich, admire the Gothic beauty of Prague, party in Berlin and cruise the canals and cafes of Amsterdam. A little bit of everything and a whole lot of fun and memories.
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We’ve been visiting Italy for decades, but it’s fair to say we’ve never put together an adventure quite like this. From Rome this one glides through Renaissance Florence and the glitzy Riviera, with cooking classes and historical monuments galore along the way. Then onto Naples and Pompeii, for a feast of pizza and Roman history, before hitting up the incomparable Amalfi coast. After cruising around some dazzling isles and visiting some lemon groves, we’ll head back to Rome. But we’re not done yet – not even close. Sicily beckons, with its valleys of ancient archaeological wonders, volcanoes to explore, coastal towns to fall in love with and all of the heavenly carbs we can fit in. After a full week on this paradise island, we’ll be head-over-heels for absolutely everything Italian. It’s called Ultimate Italy for a reason
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For those unenthused by ticking countries off a list; those who would rather get to know a place inside out. Indulge in champagne & escargot in Paris and spend a couple of nights moseying along the French Riviera. And that’s just the beginning…
Here’s your chance to spend summer in Europe’s most lively cities and cultural hotspots. Soak up the sights and the sunshine in Paris, Barcelona, Rome and Amsterdam, then journey from the soaring heights of the Austrian Tyrol to the glitz and glamour of the Riviera. From views and vineyards to baroque architecture and beer halls and everything in between, you’re in for fun-packed days and nights to remember.
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Small budget, small window of time, big list of Must Dos? The European Encounter should do the trick. Make your way through 10 countries, catching some rays on the Italian Riviera, downing pizza in Rome & exploring castles in Prague. If you know a better way to spend just under two and a half weeks, we need to hear about it!
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Krakow & Ljubljana sound familiar? Probably not. That’s because the Vienna to Rome Trail is about blazing a new trail. But just to keep things interesting we sandwich the obscure between hotspots like Venice & Vienna. It doesn’t get much better than 9 brimming days to explore a lot of Europe.
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This one gives you a taste of Europe’s highlights for those tight on time. Think 7 countries, 9 days and a handful of the top hotspots – this is how you tick off Europe’s essential travel destinations without hanging around. Glide through the canals of Venice, see the Eiffel Tower & Arc de Triomphe lit up by night, indulge in some sausages and steins at a Bavarian beer hall, explore the glory of the Swiss Alps and visit the cute gable-houses of Amsterdam – all in just over a week. Now that’s magic.
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10 days of la dolce vita, pronto. This one is pure Italian travel, covering all the big bucket-list destinations of Venice, Florence & Rome, plus the smaller charms of Pisa, Verona, and Siena. We’ll ooh and aah over antipasto & chianti, dine on regional specialties in local trattorias, boat through the canals and islands of Venice, and explore the architecturally magnificent city of Florence. Expect comfy hotels and plenty of world-famous espresso & pizza on the way.
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