BELGIUMBruggePisaKrakowDresdenAuschwitzBerlin2 London ParisVeronaVeniceFlorenceRomePragueBudapestAmsterdamNETHERLANDSGERMANYSWITZERLANDFRANCEITALYAUSTRIAHUNGARYPOLANDCZECH REPUBLICENGLAND2 22 222Swiss Alps2222 1SalzburgViennaOrvietoNO. OF NIGHTS STAYDAY STOPEUROCLUBDates & Prices 2012/13TRIP CODE: HTWCEDay 1 London to Paris, France (option also to join in Paris). We cross the English Channel and head for magical Paris, where this evening we take in all the splendour on a 'City Lights' tour. (D) Day 2 Paris. A free day in Paris! Round off a memorable day with a delicious included dinner, perhaps followed by an optional cabaret show or cruise on the River Seine. (B,D)Day 3 Paris to Swiss Alps, Switzerland. We depart Paris and head to stunning Switzerland and the gorgeous village of Lauterbrunnen. (B,D)Day 4 Swiss Alps. Today, take an optional train ride to the summit of Jungfrau and enjoy the spectacular views. (B,D)Day 5 Swiss Alps to Florence. Onwards to Italy! First stop Pisa and the iconic Leaning Tower before heading to artistic Florence. (B,D)Day 6 Florence. Explore gorgeous Florence with a local guide before indulging in the artistic wonders and excellent shopping. (B)Day 7 Florence to Rome. We stop at Orvieto en-route to the 'Eternal City'. Rome boasts many great sites and famous monuments many of which we see in on our walking tour! (B,D)Day 8 Rome. Today we have the chance to visit Vatican City. The day is then free to sightsee, shop, wine and dine in this most fashionable city. (B)Day 9 Rome to Venice. North through Tuscany, stopping on the way to visit Juliet's balcony at Verona before arriving in enchanting Venice. (B,D) Day 10 Venice. Venice is a truly unique place. See St. Mark's Square and Basilica, the Doge's Palace and the Rialto Bridge, and maybe take a gondola ride on the famous waters of the Grand Canal! (B)Days 11-12 Venice to Salzburg, Austria. To Austria next and the quaint beauty of Salzburg. The Old Town boasts some fantastic architecture. (B,D) (B) Day 13 Salzburg to Vienna. On to charming Vienna, capital of Austria and home to classical music, opera and delicious strudel. (B)Day 14 Vienna to Budapest, Hungary. We head east to one of Europe's most romantic capitals, Budapest! A driving tour takes in the highlights. (B,D)Day 15 Budapest. A free day to explore. The cobbled streets of the Castle District are a great start. (B)Day 16 Budapest to Krakow, Poland via Slovakia. We pass through Slovakia and head to Krakow in Poland, a medieval city which miraculously escaped major damage during World War II. (B,D)Day 17 Krakow. A free day to wander through the mysterious streets of the Old Town. (B)Day 18 Krakow to Prague, Czech Republic. A sombre start to the day as we visit the former concentration camp of Auschwitz, before arriving in Prague. (B,D) Day 19 Prague. Sights such as the Castle District, the Tyn Church and Charles Bridge make Prague arguably the finest Gothic city in the world. (B)Day 20 Prague to Berlin, Germany. First stop is the 800 year old city of Dresden, before the German capital of Berlin. (B,D) Day 21 Berlin. Today is a free day to explore this historic city, stacked with amazing museums, fantastic shopping and great eateries. (B) Day 22 Berlin to Amsterdam, Netherlands. Our final destination is the liberal city of Amsterdam. This evening we see Dam Square, and even walk around the famous Red Light District! (B) Day 23 Amsterdam. This morning we do a Topdeck exclusive bicycle tour. Later on, we can see a different side of Amsterdam on an optional canal cruise following our farewell dinner. (B,D)Day 24 Amsterdam to London, England. Back to London via Brugge. (B)Berlin CathedralBrugge marketsGo to topdeck.travel/Winter-Spirit for more info.AUDStartFinish01Nov1224Nov12G08Nov1201Dec1215Nov1208Dec1222Nov1215Dec12G29Dec1222Dec1201Dec1224Dec12G06Dec1229Dec12G07Dec1230Dec1213Dec1205Jan1316Dec1208Jan13G18Dec1210Jan1320Dec1212Jan13G22Dec1214Jan1327Dec1219Jan1329Dec1221Jan13G03Jan1326Jan13G08Jan1331Jan1310Jan1302Feb13G15Jan1307Feb1317Jan1309Feb1324Jan1316Feb1331Jan1323Feb13G07Feb1302Mar1321Feb1316Mar1307Mar1330Mar1314Mar1306Apr1321Mar1313Apr13GG = Guaranteed Departure24 Days from $2800Trip price of $2320 + $480 Food Fund = Total Trip Price $2800 Trip price of $2395 + $480 Food Fund = Total Trip Price $2875 Trip price of $2490 + $480 Food Fund = Total Trip Price $2970 Price based on multi-share: usually 2-4 per room.
London ParisSwiss AlpsMunichAmsterdamBruggeNETHERLANDSBELGIUMGERMANYSWITZERLANDFRANCEENGLAND22 Rhine Valley112Venice2 ITALYNO. OF NIGHTS STAYDAY STOPDates & Prices 2012/13EUROCLUB6 countries visitedTRIP CODE: HTWNDDay 1 London to Paris, France (option also to join in Paris). We depart from London today and cross the English Channel on our way to Paris. Tonight sit back and enjoy a 'City Lights' tour. (D)Day 2 Paris. Today is a free day to explore Paris with its many cultural treats. Check out the artists work along the river, visit the Notre Dame and Musee D'Orsay, or wander down the Champs-Élysées. After dinner we end the day with an optional River Seine cruise or cabaret show. (B,D)Day 3 Paris to Swiss Alps, Switzerland. Magnificent Swiss scenery is on display today as we travel to our base in the Swiss Alps. (B,D) Day 4 Swiss Alps. An optional excursion to the summit of the Jungfrau mountain, home of Europe's highest rail station anyone? (B,D) Day 5 Swiss Alps to Venice, Italy. A complete change in landscape and culture today, as we head to Venice. Be prepared for the breathtaking beauty of this amazing place - one that will not be forgotten! (B,D) Day 6 Venice. Time for Venice in depth! There are two ways to really see Venice and today we do both - a walking tour to visit the sights such as the Rialto Bridge and St Mark's Square with its famous basilica, as well as a vaporetto ride on the Grand Canal to experience Venice from the water. an optional gondola ride is a must-do as well! (B) Day 7 Venice to Munich, Germany via Austria. A change of pace as we arrive in the capital of the Bavarian region of Germany. Munich has long been known for the annual Oktoberfest Beer Festival so tonight, grab a stein and a traditional pork knuckle or German sausage at one of Munich's famous beer halls! (B) Day 8 Munich to Rhine Valley. A day of discovery - medieval castles, vineyards and the mighty Rhine River which carves its way through the countryside. Tonight spend the night in one of the many castles along the banks of the Rhine. (B,D)Day 9 Rhine Valley to Amsterdam, Netherlands. Unique Amsterdam beckons with its array of funky coffee shops, busy canals and literally millions of bicycles. Enjoy an evening taking in the atmosphere - a mix of modern and historical Europe with a Dutch flavour - windmills, tulips, cheese and clogs. (B)Day 10 Amsterdam. This morning we can cycle Amsterdam just like the locals. Spend the rest of the day checking out Amsterdam's museums or trendy cafes. Tonight there's a farewell dinner followed by an optional canal cruise. (B,D) Day 11 Amsterdam to London, England. We return to London today via the medieval Belgian city of Brugge where mouth watering chocolates and a vast selection of beers are readily available. We arrive back in London early evening. (B)11 Day Winter ExpressGo to topdeck.travel/Winter-Express for more info.Exclusive to Topdeck»»Vaporetto ride on the Grand Canal Venice»»Stay in our 12th century German castle or fortress»»Bicycle tour of Amsterdam»»Farewell dinner in AmsterdamWhat's Included»»10 breakfasts (B), 7 dinners (D)»»2 nights free hotel upgrade, 3 nights in hostels, 1 night in a 12th century German castle, 4 nights Bungalows»»English Channel ferry crossings»»Modern European coach»»Paris 'City Lights' tour»»Walking tour in Venice and Munich»»Escorted services of a fully trained Topdeck Trip Leader and DriverJungfrau Mountain, Swiss Alps136|137AUDStartFinish08Nov1218Nov1222Nov1202Dec1206Dec1216Dec12G13Dec1223Dec1220Dec1230Dec12G30Dec1209Jan13G06Jan1316Jan13G10Jan1320Jan1317Jan1327Jan1331Jan1310Feb13G14Feb1324Feb1328Feb1310Mar1314Mar1324Mar1328Mar1307Apr13GG = Guaranteed Departure11 Days from $1070Trip price of $830 + $240 Food Fund = Total Trip Price $1070Trip price of $890 + $240 Food Fund = Total Trip Price $1130 Trip price of $960 + $240 Food Fund = Total Trip Price $1200 Price based on multi-share: usually 2-4 per room.