London & Paris 2021 (Paris to London)
8 days with Collette Vacations Rating:
Day 1 Overnight Flight
Board your overnight flight to Paris, France.
Day 2 Paris, France - Tour Begins
Your tour opens in Paris, the “City of Light.” A sophisticated metropolis of style and culture, Paris’ bustling city streets are filled with colorful history, fascinating museums, renowned monuments and grand theatres. Take in the Parisian skyline on a romantic Seine River cruise, then toast the beginning of a wonderful journey with an exclusive dinner at the Eiffel Tower, featuring French cuisine and breathtaking views. (D)
Day 3 Paris
Start your day by taking in the most iconic sights of Paris on a panoramic city tour. With your local guide, see the Arc de Triomphe, Champs-Elysees, Notre Dame Cathedral, Place de la Concorde, and the bustling Place Vendome. Cap off your tour in the hilltop arrondissement of Montmartre, home to the iconic Sacré-Cœur. While there, enjoy a private wine tasting and visit to one of the city’s ‘hidden vineyards’. You may choose an optional guided tour at the famous Louvre Museum,* indulge in some of the world's best shopping on the Champs-Elysees, or simply do as the Parisians do and sit at a sidewalk café and watch the beauty that is Paris go by. (B)
Day 4 Paris
Be romanced by Paris – today is yours for the taking. Perhaps you will join an optional excursion to Louis XIV’s magnificent Palace and Gardens of Versailles* and relive history as you walk through the various rooms of the State Apartments, including the Queen's bed chamber and the famous Hall of Mirrors. Tonight, celebrate your arrival with a special dinner at the legendary Paradis Latin,** Paris' oldest cabaret theatre. Enjoy a savory meal complete with wine, champagne and a captivating show. (B,D)
Day 5 Paris - Eurostar Train - London, England
Today, you’re on to London! Hop aboard the sleek, futuristic Eurostar High Speed Train to get there in just two hours. Settle into your hotel for a 3-night stay. Enjoy the remainder of your afternoon at leisure. Perhaps you’ll take a walk to Tower Bridge, stroll along the Thames River, or visit the London Eye. (B)
Day 6 London
Join a local expert for a day in London. Begin with a panoramic tour highlighting the must-sees, including Trafalgar Square, the Tower of London, Big Ben, Kensington and Knightsbridge. Stop by Harrods, the most iconic department store in all of London, capping your morning off with a visit to the lively Borough Market. This afternoon, it’s your choice! Take a guided tour of St. Paul’s Cathedral -OR- travel back in time and visit Shakespeare’s Globe, a reproduction of the Elizabethan era theater nestled on the banks of the Thames. The evening is yours to do as you wish. (B)
Day 7 London
After a hearty breakfast, enjoy a day to explore at your leisure. You may take an optional excursion to Windsor Castle. Originally built to guard the city of London, Windsor Castle has been the home of kings and queens for nine centuries and is the oldest royal residence still in use today. Tonight, gather for a special farewell dinner at a favorite London restaurant and toast the end of a wonderful journey. (B,D)
Day 8 London - Tour Ends
You depart today, but Paris and London will remain in your heart forever. (B)
All This Included
From romantic Paris to cosmopolitan London, cross the English Channel via train and take in the best of these iconic cities. Dine at the Eiffel Tower and cruise the River Seine at night. Savor a thrilling dinner and cabaret show at the Paradis Latin theatre. See Trafalgar Square, the Tower of London and Big Ben. Personalize your trip to London by choosing to visit either Shakespeare’s Globe or St. Paul’s Cathedral. Enjoy a leisurely-paced exploration with plenty of time to discover the culture on your own.
Paris: Crowne Plaza Republique
London: Leonardo Royal Hotel London Tower Bridge
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