26 days tour
Ultimate Europe - 26 Days
Services of your Expat tour leader, who will be on hand with advice and tips to ensure that you get the most from your trip
25 breakfasts 11 dinners *Vegetarian options available for all meals on request *Option to exclude pork and/or beef *Jain and Kosher are not available for this tour.
38 Experiences! Enjoy a traditional Dutch cheese and clog-making demonstration Visit Volendam; a beautiful fishing village Visit Zaanse Schans; famous for its classic Dutch scenery Cruise along Amsterdam’s iconic canals See Berlin’s top sights on a driving tour Say cheers and enjoy dinner in a German beer hall Visit Dresden; a German city rebuilt after WW2 bombings Discover Prague with a local guide Taste authentic Czech cuisine in Prague Go on a walking tour of Vienna, Austria's capital Discover the magic of Ljubljana with a local guide Venture into the heart of Venice Walking tour of Rome with a local guide Discover Florence with a local guide Watch a leather making demonstration Visit the Leaning Tower of Pisa; an iconic Italian landmark Visit Nice; a gorgeous French coastal city Visit a French perfumery Experience the glitz and glamour of Monaco Visit Arles; a city that inspired many of Van Gogh’s paintings Explore Barcelona’s top sights on a driving tour Visit Sète in the South of France See the Pont du Gard; an Ancient Roman aqueduct Explore Avignon; known as ‘The City of Popes’ Visit Geneva and see spectacular Lake Geneva Enjoy a scenic Swiss mountain drive Visit Vaduz, capital of Liechtenstein Discover Munich; the capital of Bavaria Enjoy dinner at a traditional German beer hall Cruise down the Rhine River Enjoy a German wine tasting in the Rhine Valley Visit Luxembourg; a tiny European country See the highlights of Paris on a driving tour Visit Ghent, a picturesque Belgian city All taxes and fees Free Expat Explore tour souvenir – a memorable gift of your once in a lifetime trip
Modern air conditioned coach with reclining seats, TV for showing DVDs, and toilet Any public transport used as part of the tour (excludes free days) Please note the coach buses are not wheelchair accessible.
25 nights' accommodation in twin rooms with private en-suite facilities Single travellers have the option to pay a single supplement to ensure a private room We use a variety of hotels in each of the destinations on this tour, hotels are selected closer to departure. Once booked, a confirmed list of hotels will be sent to you along with your Tour Leader announcement, 3-5 days prior to departure.
Arrival and departure airport transfers are not included in the tour cost. Please contact us for a link to Welcome Pickups Pre and post-tour accommodation is not included in the tour cost. Please contact us for a link to booking.com. Single supplement (Optional). Tipping.
You will be responsible for booking your own international and/or domestic flights. We additionally recommend you do not book your airfare until your place on the tour is confirmed. Please make sure to check the times that your tour will start and end before booking your flights.
Optional excursions are not included in the tour cost. All optional excursions are booked on tour and paid in cash to your tour leader, unless stated otherwise. Please note, certain optional excursions are subject to availability and could change as a result. Some optional excursions need to be pre-booked, please contact us to find out more
When you sign up for an Expat Explore tour, you are required to secure adequate travel insurance cover for the duration of your trip. If you cannot provide Expat Explore with proof of adequate travel insurance prior to the start of your tour, you will not be permitted to embark on day one. The requirements include the following coverage: Trip Interruption Trip Delay Medical Expenses Quarantine Expenses and Emergency Evacuation/Repatriation The insurance must also cover medical costs and a medically imposed quarantine if the insured or someone the insured has come into contact with, tests positive for COVID-19. Before you book your tour, you're welcome to obtain a quote with Tour Radar's insurance partner, Cover Genius.
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Itinerary of your trip Ultimate Europe - 26 Days
- Day 1 Day 1: Start Of Tour In Amsterdam
Day 1: Start Of Tour In Amsterdam
Welcome to your 26-day tour of Europe! This aptly named Ultimate Europe tour travels to Europe’s most popular cities, sights and destinations in 14 countries. After checking in this morning, the first stop is a local farm to see cheese and clog-making in action! Next is the quaint fishing village of Volendam with free time for lunch. Then, enjoy a visit to Zaanse Schans which is known for its classic Dutch scenery. Later, return to Amsterdam and see the city’s top sights on a cruise along the idyllic canals. This evening, get to know your fellow travellers at a welcome dinner in the city. Make sure to get some rest tonight in anticipation of a free day full of Amsterdam adventures tomorrow!
- Day 2 Day 2: Amsterdam: Free Day
Day 2: Amsterdam: Free Day
Discover the delights of Amsterdam on this free day! Spend the day in the city. Wander through famous museums such as the Van Gogh Museum or the Rijksmuseum. Browse the flower market, relax in one of the parks or explore the city by bicycle - just like the locals do! Or, join the MOCO and House of Bols optional excursion. The MOCO Museum houses modern and contemporary art from the likes of Banksy, Japanese artist Yayoi Kusama and much more! After the museum, head to the House of Bols to learn all about genever (Dutch gin). Choose to complete the free day with the optional Diversely Dutch Dinner!
- Day 3 Day 3: Amsterdam - Berlin
Day 3: Amsterdam - Berlin
The tour continues to Germany today. Admire the views as the coach travels through the Dutch and German countryside on the way to Berlin - Germany’s capital city which is full of history and a rejuvenated spirit. Having emerged from a turbulent and dark past, today Berlin bursts with positive energy and features lots to see and experience - including historic sights, intriguing museums, a vibrant cultural scene and exciting nightlife. Look forward to exploring the city’s mix of reminders of life during the Cold War and modern times on the free day tomorrow. Arrive in the city in the late afternoon. Enjoy views of Berlin during a driving tour before dinner this evening, which will be at a lively beer hall.
Tour leaving from Amsterdam
Beautiful city and capital of the Netherlands, known for its cultural and financial relevance. Amsterdam is visited every year by thousands of tourists who enjoy its history as a fishing village and its jovial atmosphere with museums and various entertainment venues.
There will be challenging activities such as hiking, biking, canyoning and trekking, but you’re also going to have other means of transportation and relaxed moments to just chill.
This accommodation includes essential services like a hot shower, electricity, and a nice and comfy bed.
You’ll be accompanied by a small group of travelers just like you.
Almost everyone is fit for these activities. Every hike or physical exercise last less than 30 minutes, such as paragliding and horseback riding. Please ask about specific conditions.
Min: 10 / Max: 80
Minors from 10 to 17 years must be accompained by an adult during the experience.
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