Trafalgar has perfected the ultimate vacation experience. In addition to showing you the major sights and attractions you would expect to see, they surprise you with hidden treasures along the way. Their local expertise enables them to take you the road less travelled - and you will find it is paved with unique insider experiences you will never forget.
With Trafalgar, you will do more than just see the sights - you will live and breathe the essence of each destination. Every itinerary has the perfect balance of included sightseeing, optional excursions, and free time, so you can make the most of every moment.
$3550 Tour only - cost per person based on twin share occupancy
Departs June 19 - Return June 31, 2014
On the anniversary of the start of World War I, this journey to the most poignant places in southern England, northern France, Belgium and The Netherlands has even greater significance. It's Insider moments like... taking a personal moment to reflect on the huge loss of people and the sacrifices made during two world wars. Travelling to the historic Normandy D-Day beaches; listening to a haunting Last Post played at the Menin Gate in Ypres, where you can buy a wreath to lay in memory of the men that lost their lives; and often seeing sights important to your nation, like Fromelles, where thousands died in one of the darkest 24 hours of Australian military history.
$3,650 Tour only - cost per person based on twin share occupancy
Departs Aug 02 - Return Aug 15, 2014
Cities, lakes and coastlines converge. All points of the compass are covered on this extensive journey into the cuisine, history and landscapes of Italy. It's Insider moments like... the ripple of waves and reflection of the sky, as you speed by private boat towards Isola Madre, a secluded island where young princes used to play. As Signor Telli welcomes you he brings the history of the island to life, and the story behind its nickname 'La Piratera'. Then he introduces you to the family over traditional lakeside cuisine, and crisp chilled Gavi wine, as they explain how the childhood fantasies of a prince inspired their family restaurant, the setting for your delicious dinner.
$2,399 Tour only - Cost per person base on twin share occupancy
Departs: Jun 05 - Return June 15, 2014
Intriguing cities of central Europe are brought together as locals share their insight on the history and culture of Prague, Vienna and Budapest, with a pause in musical Salzburg too. It's Insider moments like... shivering as you hear about the bravery of two families in wartime Hungary. Walking through a door made from an old wine barrel, you begin your wine tasting at the Schieszl vineyard. Later, Conrad Schieszl explains how his family used that wine barrel to hide their Jewish neighbours during Nazi occupation. And he tells the moving story of how one of the young boys they saved later became a lawyer and helped the Schieszls return to Hungary and buy back their land during the Communist rule in thanks for his life.
Rates are subject to change, please speak to one of our agent for current prices and availability.
Conditions: Savings vary by itinerary and may not be valid on all itineraries and/or departure dates. See the Pricing and Availability section of each itinerary online for availability and savings. Discount may be combinable with most other discounts, but may not be combinable with other promotional offers. The discount does not apply to extra nights' accommodations, optional extensions, airfares (including internal airfares), taxes and fees, flight supplements or airport transfers. Other conditions may apply.