Visit us at: www.startours.co.uk49Price Includes??Our "Gold Star" services as mention on page 45??Return transportation by coach from selected pick-up point??One way channel crossing via high speed Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais??One way ferry crossing from Calais to Dover??10 nights accommodation in 3/4* hotels with buffet breakfast??10 Indian dinners and 10 vegetarian lunches ??Selection of soft drinks, beers & wines with dinner??Refreshments during coach journeys??Entrances and sightseeing as mentioned in the itinerary??"Paris & Rome by Night" tour??All tips and service charges??Premium service of a Star Tours' Tour ManagerVisit the famous Ponte Vecchio Bridge on the Arno River and The Piazelle Michelangelo, for the most outstanding views of Florence.Breakfast (Y) Lunch (Y) Dinner (Y)Day 8: (Saturday) Pisa - GenevaDepart for Pisa. On arrival, have time to marvel at the most fascinating landmarks like the breathtaking Duomo (cathedral) built almost 1,000 years ago and the cathedral's bell tower - better known as the Leaning Tower of Pisa. Have free time to buy souvenirs for friends and family. In the afternoon, cross the Italian/Swiss border and arrive in Geneva; here have a short city tour covering photo stops at the United Nations Building, The Flower Clock; the symbol of Geneva, and the Jet d'Eau (weather permitting).Note: City tour of Geneva maybe covered on day nine.Breakfast (Y) Lunch (Y) Dinner (Y)Day 9: (Sunday) Geneva to Paris via TGV - ParisTravel to Paris by high speed rail TGV. The TGV is the fastest train in Europe and also one of the most comfortable. During your journey, witness the breathtaking scenery of the French Alps. On arrival in Paris, enjoy a cruise along the River Seine. The cruise is perfectly designed to discover and admire the rich architecture such as the Eiffel Tower, Musee d'Orsay, Notre Dame Cathedral and more. Breakfast (Y) Lunch (N) Dinner (Y)Day 10: (Monday) Paris Sightseeing with Versailles GardensThe tour will start with a visit to the renowned Versailles Gardens, a fine example of 17th century French landscaping covering an area of more than 800 hectares. Use this free time to take mesmerising photos, souvenir shopping or simply relax on the Royal Lawns. Then visit the famous 'Louvre Museum' and have the opportunity to view the renowned painting of 'Mona Lisa' (entrance not included). Later, visit Fragonard's perfume museum to purchase some unique French fragrances, soaps, candles and more. After dinner, enjoy the famous illuminations of Paris during the night tour. This panoramic tour will cover the spectacular 'Eiffel Tower,' the 'Champs Elysees', the beautiful 'Arc de Triomphe', 'Place de la Concorde' and many other historic buildings.Breakfast (Y) Lunch (Y) Dinner (Y)Day 11: (Tuesday) Paris - Calais - LondonToday embark on a journey to the top floor of the Eiffel Tower - the most famous monument in France. From this vantage point, enjoy breathtaking views of this amazing city. In the early afternoon, drive back to Calais for the channel crossing, then bid farewell to the group before arriving at the drop off point. Breakfast (Y) Lunch (Y) Dinner (N)Note: On occasions, due to large events, traffic and availability of reservations, it may be necessary to change the above itinerary. However all aspects in the itinerary will be covered.Tour Highlights??Belgium: Atomium Structure (photo stop), Grand Place, Mannekin Pis Statue??Germany: Black Forest, Cuckoo Clock Outlet??Switzerland: Rhine Falls, Mt. Titlis, Mt Jungfrau, Luzern, Lake Luzern Cruise, Interlaken, Geneva??Italy: Venice - St Marks Square, Gondola Ride, Murano Glass Showroom. Florence - Statue of David, Ponte Vecchio Bridge, Piazelle Michaelangelo. Rome - Colosseum, Trevi Fountains, Roman Forum, Night tour. Pisa - The Leaning Tower, Duomo. Vatican City - St. Peters Basilica??France: Paris - Eiffel Tower Top Floor (3rd floor), River Seine Boat Cruise, Night Tour of Paris, Versailles Gardens, French Perfumery, Paris Orientation Tour, Louvre Museum (Entrance not included) GenevaVersailles GardensTour code: GMEUPick-up points available??All pick-up points available except for Dover as this tour departs via Eurotunnel. Please view page 52 for more information.FlorenceBrusselsTOUR CODE: GMEUDEPARTURE DATESADULTCHILD 2 - 11SINGLE7-May£1,299£999£1,5494-Jun£1,299£999£1,5492-Jul£1,299£999£1,54930-Jul£1,299£999£1,54927-Aug£1,299£999£1,549Price per person based on 2/3 adults sharing a roomChildren (2-11 years) must share a room with minimum of 2 adultsInfant (0 - 23 months) price is for coach seat onlyMax occupancy per room is 3 persons (excluding infant)Additional Excursions - Please refer to page 50 for more informationLido cabaret showAdult?120Child?30
50For information and bookings call: 020 8900 2323Additional ExcursionsOur well-versed and professional tour managers are capable of offering travellers additional excursions to enhance the overall experience of the tour. These excursions are only offered if time permits and minimum numbers of travellers opt for it. They are by no means compulsory. The charge for these optional excursions aims to meet the cost of the excess use of the coach (fuel, parking, road taxes etc) as well for the extra time the tour manager(s) and drivers(s) will be working. AMSTERDAM NIGHT TOURAdult: ?15 Child: FreeWalking tour of the world famous "Red Light District" and a photo stop at Dam Square followed by free time. Not suitable for young children.*DURATION: 90 min approx.PARIS NIGHT TOURAdult: ?15 Child: FreeThis tour is conducted by coach and gives you a chance to admire major attractions whilst illuminated such as the Eiffel Tower, Arc de Triomphe, Champs-Elysees, Place de la Concorde, Opera House, Louvre Museum and Invalids with minimum of 3 photo stops.*DURATION: 90 min approx.LIDO CABARET SHOWAdult: ?120 Child: ?30A world famous cabaret show, with half a bottle of champagne and transfers. The show promises an exceptional evening in Paris; regarded by many as Europe's best show. See breathtaking scenes, a real ice rink, 23 sets and 600 sumptuous costumes. The Lido is more spectacular than ever!Show Time: 2330hrs*DURATION: 90 min approx. ZURICH CITY TOURAdult: ?5 Child: FreeEnjoy and absorb the beauty of this city as you see the Grossmunster Church, Fraumunster Church, Zurich Lake, and have free time to stroll on the lake.*DURATION: 60 min approx. TRUMMELBACH FALLSFrom Lauterbrunnen: Adult: 15CHF Child: 10CHF (5-15 yrs)From Interlaken: Adult: ?15 Child: ?10 (5-15 yrs)Experience the thunderous and deafening noise of 20,000 litres of water rushing next to you every second. With its ten glacier waterfalls inside the mountain, made accessible by tunnel lift.*DURATION: 45 min approx. ROME NIGHT TOUR Adult: ?15 Child: FreeThis tour is conducted by coach and by foot and admire major attractions whilst illuminated such as the Colosseum, St. Angelo's Castle, St. Peters Church, Piazza Venezia, Trevi Fountains and Marcello Theatre, with some brief photo stops.*DURATION: 90 min approx. VERONA CITY TOURAdult: ?10 Child: FreeSee the bizarrely contrived Romeo and Juliet trail, following a series of fictional sites. Also known for its great artists and architects of the renaissance, Verona's streets, houses, churches and piazzas combine to tell the fascinating story of this small, but hugely significant, Northern Italian City*DURATION: 90 min approx. SOUND & LIGHT SHOW [EGYPT]Adult (7 yrs +): £30 Child (4 - 6 yrs): £15Pay a visit to Sound and Light spectacular Show of the Giza Pyramids and enjoy the history of the ancient Egyptians. The show begins with the story of the Sphinx it also depicts the story of building the pyramids and relates the history of great and famous figures of ancient Egypt*DURATION: 60 min approxPHARONIC VILLAGE [EGYPT]Adult (7 yrs +): £30 Child (4-6 yrs): £15Imagine going to a place a few miles from the centre of Cairo where Egypt's entire history and art comes alive! In the village, you are transported by floating amphitheatres through a series of canals where the ancient Egyptian arts and crafts are brought to life by an incredible group of actors and actresses*DURATION: 2½ hrs approxABU SIMBEL [EGYPT]Adult (7 yrs +): £70 Child (4-6 yrs): £35The temples of Abu Simbel are among the most interesting Pharaonic Temples. Located close to the southern border with Sudan, it consists of two rock-cut Temples, which both date back to the reign of King Ramses II (1290-1223 BC). The tour starts at 03.00am, arrives in Abu Simbel at 06:30am and for the return journey departs at 09:00 am*DURATION: 2½ hrs approxNote: *The duration of the excursion is the time given at the point of interest. This time does not include your travelling time to the excursion. . Additional excursions can only be booked on the tour. . Availability of additional excursions is dependent on tour. . "Paris & Rome by Night" is offered as a free excursion on selected tours only.