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ITALY'S TREASURES
12 DAYS

Italy's Treasures by Collette Tours


ITALY'S TREASURES
featuring Art, Food and Wine of Italy
Duration: 11 Days  - 12 Days w/air 
 
Includes:  
Land Tour w/deluxe motorcoach  


Visits to:
NORTHERN ITALY
Specially-priced Air Rates Available: YES 










featuring Art, Food and Wine of Italy

The romance of Italy come to life. Stand on the shore of Lake Maggiore. Ride the Centovalli Express through the mountains to the Swiss town of Locarno. Explore the rugged coast and remote fishing villages of the Cinque Terre. Spend four relaxing nights in a Tuscan villa. Discover the hilltop town of San Gimignano. Experience medieval life at the Palazzo Davanzati. Visit a winery in the countryside and learn the secrets of Tuscan cuisine. Wander a Florentine food market. Spend two wonderful nights in Venice. These are Italy’s treasures.

Collette Vacations EXPLORATION Series
Explorations by Collette is a new kind of vacation created specifically for those travelers who want to explore our world in a small group setting. Adhering to our traditional ideals of quality and service, these tours offer a more personalized travel experience as well as stays at charming villas, classic “boutique” hotels, and breathtaking resorts. With only 16-24 passengers per trip, you’ll enjoy the vibrant cultures and rich scenery of a variety of destinations – from the rugged terrains of Africa to the exotic panorama of the Galapagos Islands – all the while combining the ease and convenience of group travel with the freedom to have unique and personal adventures off-the- beaten-path.


No additional fees associated with the planning of this tour program.



Collette Tour Highlights
Italian Lake Region, Stresa, Lago Maggiore, Italian Riviera, Portofino, Cinque Terre, Lucca, Tuscany, Florence, Siena, Wine Tasting, Italian Cooking Class, Bologna, Venice


Collette Vacation Experiences
  • Experience the benefits of Whisper headsets, designed for better communication between you and your guides throughout your tour.
  • Explore Lake Orta, one of Italy’s hidden treasures.
  • Explore Lucca’s charming piazzas and medieval streets.
  • Take a boat ride to your welcome dinner on Isola dei Pescatori.
  • Regional wines included with every dinner.

    MEALS
12 days, 17 meals
    QUALITY HOTELS
    STRESA Regina Palace Hotel (F), ITALIAN RIVIERA Grand Hotel dei Castelli (F), CORTONA Villa Aurea (F), VENICE Hotel Bonvecchiati (F) 

    THIS TOUR INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING TRANSPORTATION MODES:

    Globus Motorcoach tour busesRide in comfort
    Each Collette motorcoach has upholstered, reclining seats with headrests and individual air-conditioning vents. A high-fidelity sound system broadcasts professional Tour Director's commentary to every seat. Our custom of daily seat rotation gives everyone a variety of vantage points to see the passing countryside and city scenes.

    AIRPORT TRANSFERS
    Airport transfers may be included when you make your flight arrangements.

ITINERARY

DAY 1: OVERNIGHT FLIGHT

Set out on your overnight flight to Italy!

DAY 2: STRESA - TOUR BEGINS

Begin in Stresa, on the shore of Lago Maggiore • Visit a wine shop and enjoy a cocktail party, tasting some local products • A boat transports you to your welcome dinner on Isola dei Pescatori, the most picturesque of the Borromean Islands.

Today dinner will be included. Average Temperature: High 75, Low 54; Average Rain 2.7

DAY 3: STRESA - LAGO MAGGIORE - STRESA

Collette Italian LakesToday you choose how you want to spend your day in Stresa • Cruise on scenic Lago Maggiore past islands, villas, historic palaces and visit the impressive Borromean Palace* • Or visit an ancient village nestled in the mountains, where you stop at a local farm to sample their artisanally-produced cheeses paired with the region’s delicious wines • Your evening in Stresa is at leisure • Investigate the piazzas, flower-lined cobblestone streets and lakeside promenades.

Today breakfast will be included. Average Temperature: High 75, Low 54; Average Rain 2.7

DAY 4: STRESA - ORTA - ITALIAN RIVIERA

Ease your way into the local culture as your tour manager teaches you a few key phrases of the native language • Depart the lake region for Sestri Levante on the Ligurian coast • Stop at Lake Orta and take a boat to Isola di San Giulio • Walk the grounds of this charming island with its working convent • Experience the outdoor cafes and shops of this lakeside resort • Continue on to the Italian Riviera!

Today breakfast and dinner will be included. Average Temperature: High 61, Low 52; Average Rain 2.8

DAY 5: ITALIAN RIVIERA - PORTOFINO - CINQUE TERRE

Collette Italian RivieraTravel to the seaside town of Santa Margherita Ligure for a boat ride** to glamorous Portofino • Take in the town’s colorful harbor, dotted with fishing boats and yachts set against a backdrop of pastel-colored buildings • Continue to the Cinque Terre • Travel by rail through the villages of the Cinque Terre • Traverse the rugged coastal area dotted with terraced vineyards • Arrive at this nearly inaccessible string of fishing villages tucked between the mountains and the Mediterranean • Enjoy an afternoon exploring.

Today breakfast will be included. Average Temperature: High 61, Low 52; Average Rain 2.8

DAY 6: ITALIAN RIVIERA - LUCCA - TUSCAN VILLA

Drive to the medieval city of Lucca, encircled by 16th century Renaissance walls • Tour the piazza on foot • Visit the Cathedral of San Martino and the Piazza Napoleone • End the day in a traditional Tuscan villa • Begin a relaxing four-night stay***.

Today breakfast and dinner will be included. Average Temperature: High 81, Low 58; Average Rain 2.9

DAY 7: FLORENCE

Collette Florence ItalyGet to know Florence with a walking tour of the city’s treasures and monuments, including the Piazza del Duomo, center of religious life in medieval Florence, and the Piazza della Signoria • Visit the Museo della Casa Fiorentina Antica, housed in the 14th century Palazzo Davanzati • Explore independently before returning to your villa • At dinner, sample Tuscan cuisine in one of Tuscany’s locandas.

Today breakfast and dinner will be included. Average Temperature: High 81, Low 58; Average Rain 2.9

DAY 8: SIENA

Travel to Siena for an expert-led walking tour • Visit the town’s dramatic cathedral, a stunning example of Romanesque and Gothic architecture • Stroll through narrow medieval streets as you experience life in this historic cultural center • Return to your villa for a relaxing afternoon.

Today breakfast and dinner will be included. Average Temperature: High 81, Low 58; Average Rain 2.9

DAY 9: TUSCAN COUNTRYSIDE

Visit a winery in the heart of Tuscany that showcases the wine cellar, family estate, vineyards and olive groves • Participate in a Tuscan cooking lesson given by the winery’s own chef • Enjoy an authentic Tuscan lunch, expertly paired with wines produced on site • Return to the villa for some leisure time.

Today breakfast and lunch will be included. Average Temperature: High 81, Low 58; Average Rain 2.9

DAY 10: TUSCANY - BOLOGNA - VENICE

Depart for Venice • Stop en route in Bologna • Take a guided walking tour of the center, virtually unchanged since the Renaissance • Sample local delicacies at specialty food shops • Arrive in romantic Venice for your two night stay.

Today breakfast will be included. Average Temperature: High 74, Low 59; Average Rain 2.6

DAY 11: VENICE

Enjoy a boat trip**** to Murano Island for a fascinating glass-blowing demonstration • Return to St. Mark’s Square for a locally-guided walking tour featuring the Clock Tower, St. Mark’s Basilica, Doge’s Palace and the Bridge of Sighs • Partake in a celebratory farewell dinner.

Today breakfast and dinner will be included. Average Temperature: High 74, Low 59; Average Rain 2.6

DAY 12: VENICE - TOUR ENDS

Wake up in Venice and depart for home.

Today breakfast will be included.

In order to fully experience the destination, some of our hotels on these programs are located in smaller towns or on country roads where access is limited to large coaches. In these cases, you will be dropped off as close as possible and there will be a short walk to access the hotel from the drop off area.

*When the Borromean Palace is closed in colder months, another attraction will be visited in its place. **The boat ride to Portofino operates on a weather permitting basis. When the weather is uncooperative, you will still visit Portofino, but you will travel there by bus. ***Note that villas in Tuscany are dotted throughout the region and we use different properties on this program. Some may be located in the countryside, removed from a city center. Still others may be closer to the hustle and bustle of the region. Each one is unique, full of history, with many amenities, and brimming with true Tuscan flavor. This is part of the fun! ****On occasion, due to inclement weather, your boat trip to Murano Island may be substituted with a visit to a local glass factory in Venice.



Optional Excursions for Italy's Treasures
Plan Ahead, Reserve Now!
Add a touch of personalization to your vacation by selecting from our well-researched list of options. While Collette is known for our many inclusions, we also want to be sure you have adequate free time and options to enhance your vacation – your way. And now, you can reserve your options in advance of your tour!

Availability is limited and reservations are on a first come, first serve basis. Payment must be received no later than 15 days prior to departure. Prices are subject to change. Children under the age of 18 MUST be accompanied by an adult.


Venetian Serenaded Gondola Cruise $75
City: Venice

Experience the romance that can only be found in Venice – La Serenìssima – while traveling on its famous waterways, when you partake in one of Venice’s most famous pastimes – a gondola cruise. Take a pleasant stroll toward the Grand Canal to board your gondola. As you relax in your elegant watercraft, your gondolier navigates the Grand Canal as well as smaller side canals. Sip on a glass of local Prosecco as you listen to the melodic voice serenading you in true Italian style – just like in those romantic Italian movies!

This option operates weather permitting. Duration of the gondola cruise is approximately 35 minutes. Transportation not included and in most cases not required as option is usually within walking distance.


Your transportation is not included.
Please note a minimum of 15 passengers is required.
Duration: approximately 1 hour(s).

COLLETTE TOURS
ITALY'S TREASURES
12 Day Tour
From $3549USD
Prices are per person, based on double occupancy. Offer subject to availability and change without notice.

Tour prices are Land Only rates based on per person double occupancy. Please call for triple or child occupancy rates. Taxes and fees are additional for tours that feature a cruise; port taxes are not included in the prices shown. Some dates may feature various changes in hotels, sightseeing and inclusions. Please confirm your specific itinerary at the time of booking.
Tour-based Airfare is additional and is available with this tour program.


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Dates and Rates!

Certain restrictions may apply. Airfares are based on departure from New York.
For year 2015, departures are subject to itinerary and price modifications.

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We are available to answer your inquiries in person Monday - Friday (except holidays) from 8:30am until 5:30pm CST (1-877-510-4653 | 817-788-5210). We are available from time to time on the weekends via email to answer your questions. Our typical response time for your email request ranges from 3 hours to as many as 72 depending upon the availability of onsite resources and those of the tour companies and resorts/lodging establishments, as well as any variations you may request from our listed programs. For those inquirers requesting a trip within two weeks, we will give you a priority due to your need to establish an immediate plan. At any rate, we will respond to your requests as quickly as possible and as soon as we have all components of your package confirmable. All tour program rates are based upon double occupancy unless otherwise specified.

Thank you for your interest in this quality tour by COLLETTE VACATIONS!


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Gardner Travel Service, Inc.

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PASSPORT & VISA INFORMATION

Certain countries require a minimum of 6 months passport validity. You are strongly urged to contact the appropriate consulate for details. Visit www.travel.state.gov for the U.S. State Department for the latest details about passports and visa requirements.

IMPORTANT: We recommend that our clients traveling abroad take a photocopy of their passport and applicable visas. It should be packed separately from your actual passport and visa. We also recommend leaving a copy at home with your emergency contact.

DESTINATION FACTS & STATS

Time Zone

Italy is 6 hours ahead of Eastern Standard Time.

Electricity

An adaptor (which changes the physical plug) and/or converter (which changes the electric current) are necessary if you plan to use an appliance with voltage different from the standard within the country you are visiting. Please note, if your appliance has dual voltage you may still need an adaptor for the plug. When packing your electronic items for travel, please review the converter electric current level to make sure it is the same or greater than the items you are planning on using. If you plan on utilizing or transporting a sleep apnea machine, please remember to pack an extension cord and adapter plug to ensure proper function.

Elevation

Elevation on this tour will not exceed 1,000 feet.

 
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Collette Vacations is a global leader of world travel and Escorted Tours, offering 150 vacation choices on all seven continents. We are a family-owned business, now in our third generation of Sullivan-family ownership.

MISSION STATEMENT
Our whole purpose at Collette Vacations is to fulfill vacation dreams. Our daily goal is to deliver to our family of travelers the highest quality, best value and exceptional service, every time, everywhere. We strive to create extraordinary vacation experiences on all 7 continents. Our greatest reward is planning our clients’ next trip.

The Collette Difference
IT'S IN THE DETAILS

Our NO WORRIES cancellation waver means you can cancel anytime prior to the day of departure and receive a full cash refund.

Add up the cost of hotels, transportation, meals, sightseeing and entertainment and you'll find what an incredible savings a tour offers.

On a tour, you'll find yourself saying, "I never would have thought to try that!" We work everyday to uncover those gems that make your vacation special. Let our experience work for yours.

Don't worry about planning the details, getting directions, picking great hotels, or purchasing sightseeing tickets - we do that!

Our tour managers are with you from start to finish, taking care of every detail - and brightening your vacation with history and anecdotes that bring the destination to life. A Collette Tour means less time planning and more time enjoying.

You pack the bags - we'll lug them around! That's right - when you're on tour with us, we take care of all luggage handling... including the tip!

NEW Enjoy a free ride from home to the airport and back, including tip. We believe that your vacation should start at your front door. We include FREE roundtrip sedan service with air-inclusive Collette tours in many U.S. cities within 50 miles radius from more than 80 airport gateways.



Why Travel on an Escorted Tour?
We take the hassle out of travel, so you have all the fun. Here's how.

Our buying power gets you unbeatable value.
Our tours include your sightseeing, entertainment, admissions to museums and parks, great hotels and many meals, making it a hassle free experience for you from start to finish. Our hotels are centrally located, so you won't waste a second of your free time in buses or cabs. Even your luggage is managed for you.

We planned ahead, so Europe with us is still a bargain.
We can provide a vacation to Europe, for example, at 15% less than you would pay if you planned it on your own. There is no better time than now to buy a packaged vacation.

Imagine seeing Thailand for less than $90 a day, and that includes your hotel.
On our Thailand - Ancient Capitals and Countryside tour, you'll ride an elephant and cruise the Mekong River into Laos, just two unforgettable included experiences among 14 days worth of discoveries You'll also enjoy 26 meals on tour, including a dinner cruise on a rice barge. See the Golden Buddha, the ruins of Ayutthaya and Sukhothai, the colorful pageantry of a Hill Tribe cultural show - it's all included!

It's like traveling with a friend who knows the area.
Your tour manager will be with you every step of the way, handling the tedious details of travel, while you relax and enjoy the trip. They are seasoned professionals with in-depth knowledge about your destination and a passion for sharing it.

Our tour developers personally scout out the best for you.
They search for accommodations, restaurants, attractions and entertainment to assemble not only a fantastic trip, but create an entire experience that captures the spirit of your destination. Learn the secrets of Tuscan cuisine from a Florentine chef in Italy. Fly a kite in China. Feed a kangaroo in Australia. Our tour developers love creating those unforgettable moments that make your trip uniquely yours.

We've got something for everyone, from Branson to Beijing.
Collette Vacations travels to more than 150 destinations on all seven continents. We also offer Explorations by Collette, small-group tours with a maximum of only 16 - 24 passengers that wander off the beaten path. Explorations tours feature boutique hotels, outdoor activities and interaction with local people.

And, we partner with Smithsonian Journeys to bring you learning tours through Smithsonian Journeys Travel Adventures. These tours bring you expert local scientists, historians and artists to illuminate your travels with lectures and demonstrations.


No Worries Protection Plan


What exactly is your cancellation waiver?
We have the best cancellation waiver in the industry-period. You can cancel your trip up until the day prior to departure for any reason - sickness, change of heart or any reason whatsoever-and you will receive a full refund, minus the small cost of the insurance. That's a cash refund, not a voucher or certificate. There's no risk when you book with Collette.

But isn't it expensive?
Not at all! Let's say you were planning to take our Italian Vistas tour for 13 days. The land-only waiver is just $170 per person. That breaks down to about $13.07 a day-just a little over eight euros! The land and air waiver is only $30 more. That's airplane peanuts compared to the peace of mind you'll enjoy.

Plus, you're covered on tour.
Our cancellation waiver and insurance plan covers you on tour. If you have to stop your trip or return home early, need medical assistance or evacuation, suffer a baggage loss or delay; or are delayed on tour for 12 hours or more, you're covered.

Testimonials:
My husband had an accident in New Zealand…He subsequently had to be transferred by ambulance to Invercargill (Southland Hospital) to have surgery on his leg. He spent one week in the hospital. I am so glad we always take out the insurance. This is our third trip with Collette and we always take out the insurance…In spite of the accident, we had a wonderful time in Australia and New Zealand up to Queenstown and we are very glad we took the trip. Genevieve Gallagher, Clifton Park, NY

We had one unfortunate problem; one traveler broke her ankle…Thank goodness I insist that my passengers take the insurance. Virginia Gratton, Greenport, NY

CANCELLATION WAIVER & INSURANCE PLAN
Exception: If you originally purchased non-refundable airline tickets, the Waiver does not provide a refund for the airline tickets, taxes or fees in the event of a cancellation or a return transportation benefit if you must return home early. The air waiver does not cover medical evacuation or additional expenses associated with a medical emergency.

The Waiver Fee does not cover any single supplement charges which arise from an individual’s traveling companion electing to cancel for any reason prior to departure. In this case, the single supplement will be deducted from the refund of the person who cancels. Division of this charge between the two passengers involved is solely their responsibility. If insufficient funds are deducted from the canceling client, the traveling client will be charged the remaining portion of the single supplement.

Payment of the Waiver Fee (if chosen) must be received by Collette Vacations with your Deposit. The Waiver is non-transferable and valid for each applicant only.

Collette Vacations can assume no responsibility for and cannot be held liable for any wrongful, negligent or unauthorized acts or omissions of any travel agent or travel agency other than that of Collette Travel Service, Inc. itself, and its own employees.
SCHEDULE OF COVERAGES MAXIMUM BENEFIT AMOUNT
PART A – Benefits Provided By Collette Vacations
Pre-Departure Cancellation Fee & Unused Services Waiver Up to Trip Cost
 
PART B – Benefits Provided by the Insurance Company Listed Below
Accidental Death & Dismemberment $25,000
Accident & Sickness Medical Expense $25,000
Emergency Evacuation & Repatriation $50,000
Travel Delay (Maximum of $100 per Day) $1,500
Baggage and Personal Effects $2,000
Baggage Delay $200

PART B CONDITIONS & LIMITATIONS Certain exclusions and limitations apply and are detailed in the Certificate of Coverage. For example, coverage does not apply to: any sickness or condition of you, a Traveling Companion or an Immediate Family Member traveling with you that existed during the 60 days prior to the effective date of the coverages (this exclusion is waived if your plan payment is received by Collette Vacations within 7 days of your initial deposit/payment for your trip and you are not disabled from travel at the time your plan payment is received), suicide, normal pregnancy, war or any act of war, mental or nervous disorders. A Traveling Companion is defined as a person booked to share accommodations in the same room with you during your trip. Sickness or injury must require care by a Physician and must commence while the Travel Protection Plan is in effect for you. This plan does not cover a loss that results from an illness, disease, or other condition (of you, an Immediate Family Member, Traveling Companion or Business Partner), event or circumstance which occurs at a time when this plan is not in effect for you.
Part B of this plan is underwritten by: Stonebridge Casualty Insurance Company, Columbus, Ohio 464-03

Where to Present Part A Claims
To request a refund under the Cancellation Fee and Unused Services Waiver, please send any unused
airlines tickets (only if purchased from Collette Vacations), a doctor’s note or medical documentation and a written request to:

Collette Vacations
ATTN: Customer Service Department
162 Middle Street
Pawtucket, RI 02860
If cancellation occurs prior to departure, contact the Collette Vacations Reservations Department.

When a client cancels prior to departure any due refunds are processed through the booking agent. Agent commissions are not protected if cancellation occurs prior to departure.

All Inquiries and Claims under Part B should be reported to the Plan Administrator:

Trip Mate*
9225 Ward Parkway, Suite 200
Kansas City, MO 64114
Tel: 800-888-7292
*In CA, dba Trip Mate Insurance Agency
CANCELLATION WAIVER & INSURANCE PLAN PRICING (Per Person)
Land Only Clients
  • $30 for all domestic escorted tours under 6 days
  • $110 for all domestic escorted tours of 6 days or more
  • $110 for all international tours 9 days or under (except cruises, Canadian Rockies Train Tours, Australia, New Zealand, South America, Africa & Egypt)
  • $170 for international tours 10 days or more (except cruises, Canadian Rockies Train Tours, Australia, New Zealand, South America, Africa & Egypt)
  • $195 for all Australia, New Zealand, South America, Africa & Egypt
  • $205 for all cruises and Canadian Rockies Train Tours
When purchasing pre and post night accommodations, including optional extensions, the number of days will be added to the total number of tour days, and may subsequently alter your waiver fees. Please confirm with your reservation agent at time of booking.

Air Inclusive Clients (air is purchased through Collette Vacations)
  • $60 for all domestic escorted tours under 6 days
  • $140 for all domestic escorted tours of 6 days or more
  • $150 for all international tours 9 days or under (except cruises, Canadian Rockies Train Tours, Australia, New Zealand, South America, Africa & Egypt)
  • $200 for all international tours 10 days or more (except cruises, Canadian Rockies Train Tours, Australia, New Zealand, South America, Africa & Egypt)
  • $225 for all Australia, New Zealand, South America, Africa & Egypt
  • $235 for all cruises and Canadian Rockies Train Tours
The Cancellation Waiver fee with air can only be purchased by individuals who have purchased air through Collette Vacations.

More COLLETTE VACATIONS and Terms and Conditions

Collette Tours is a NON-FEE buy!

We will not charge a fee for any/all tour planning for Collette Vacations. Our services are absolutely free when servicing this quality program. Rest assured, you will receive the quality that you expect and the unique value of a well-designed tour program from the beginning and planning stage to the culmination of this exceptional journey.

Experience the Collette Difference with Gardner Travel!

IT'S CALLED WORRY-FREE TRAVEL
AND IT MEANS OUR PEOPLE TAKE CARE OF EVERYTHING SO YOU DON'T HAVE TO!

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14 Days
by Globus Tours
Two Weeks in London and Paris 14 Days by 
Monograms Vacations 
Poland, East Germany and World War II
12 Days by Globus Tours
Highlights of Germany
12 Days by Cosmos Tours
The Alpine Countries
12 Days by
Collette Vacations
German Highlights
11 Days by Globus Tours
France Magnifique!
11 Days by
Collette Vacations
London, Amsterdam, and Paris 10 Days by
Monograms Vacations 
Imperial Splendors
10 Days by Globus Tours
Bohemian Dream
9 Days by Globus Tours
Colors of Provence
9 Days
by
Collette Vacations
Munich, Salzburg and Vienna 11 Days by Globus Tours French Sampler
8 Days
by Globus Tours
Normandy, Brittany and Chateau Country 8 Days by Globus Tours A Week in Paris 7 Days by
Monograms Vacations  
London and Paris
7 Days by 
Collette Vacations
A Week in London and Paris 7 Days by
Monograms Vacations 

SWITZERLAND | AUSTRIA
Alpine Countries
15 Days by Globus Tours
From Vienna to Istanbul
15 Days
by Globus Tours
The Best of Eastern Europe
14 Days
by Globus Tours
The Alpine Countries
12 Days by 
Collette Vacations
Best of Austria and Switzerland
11 Days
by Globus Tours
The Legendary Danube
11 Days by Globus Tours
Imperial Splendors
10 Days by Globus Tours
Bohemian Dream
9 Days by Globus Tours
Discover Switzerland, Austria and Bavaria
10 Days by
Collette Vacations
Munich, Salzburg and Vienna 8 Days by Globus Tours Grand Tour of Switzerland
8 Days by Cosmos Tours
Signature Danube ~
'M/S River Cloud II'
8 Days
by
Abercrombie and Kent
Best of Switzerland
8 Days
by Globus Tours




ITALY | GREECE | TURKEY
Southern Italy and Sicily
16 Days
by Cosmos Tours
The Best of Italy and Sicily
15 Days
by Globus Tours
Turkish Delight
14 Days by Globus Tours
Exploring Greece and its Islands 14 Days by
Collette Vacations
The Best of Turkey
8 Days
by Globus Tours
Italian Vistas 8 Days by Globus Tours Italian Mosaic
13 Days
by Globus Tours
Highlights of Sicily and Southern Italy
14 Days
by Globus Tours
The Best of Italy
13 Days
by Cosmos Tours
Italian Vistas
12 Days
by
Collette Vacations
Italy's Treasures
11 Days
by
Collette Vacations
Italian Lakes and Greek Isles 11 Days by
Collette Vacations
Best of Italy and France
11 Days
by Globus Tours
Best of Italy
11 Days
by Globus Tours
Splendors of Italy
11 Days
by
Abercrombie and Kent
Southern Italy and Sicily
10 Days by
Collette Vacations
Northern Italy's Highlights 10 Days
by
Globus Tours
Italian Treasures
11 Days by Globus Tours
Italian Highlights
10 Days by Globus Tours
Greek Island Hopper Cruise/Tour 10 Days by Globus Tours
Greece and Turkey Cruise/Tour
11 Days by Globus Tours
Discover Croatia
10 Days by
Collette Vacations
Crossroads of Sicily
10 Days
by Collette Vacations
Rome and the Amalfi Coast 9 Days by
Collette Vacations

Reflections of Italy
9 Days
by
Collette Vacations
Italian Tapestry
9 Days by Globus Tours
Gems of Umbria and Tuscany 9 Days by Globus Tours Iconic Aegean
Cruise/Tour
8 Days by Globus Tours
Italy's Great Cities
8 Days by Globus Tours
Iconic Aegean Cruise/Tour 7 Days by Globus Tours Classical Greece
8 Days by Globus Tours
A Taste of Italy
7 Days by Globus Tours

SPAIN | PORTUGAL | MOROCCO
Spain, Portugal and Morocco 17 Days by Globus Tours Spanish Fiesta
14 Days by Globus Tours
Iberian Vacation
13 Days by Globus Tours
The Best of Spain and Portugal 13 Days by Cosmos Tours
Sunny Portugal
9 Days by
Collette Vacations
Spectacular Spain
9 Days by Globus Tours
The Best of Spain
9 Days by Globus Tours
Spain's Classics
9/12 Days by
Collette Vacations

Portugal In Depth
12 Days
by Abercrombie and Kent
Signature Spain
10 Days
by Abercrombie and Kent



RUSSIA | NORTHERN/EASTERN EUROPE
Russia and Northern Europe
18 Days
by Globus Tours
Arctic Circle
18 Days
by Globus Tours
Jewels of the Baltics
16 Days by Cosmos Tours
The Best of Eastern Europe 14 Days by Globus Tours
The Scandinavian
13 Days by Globus Tours
Northern Capitals
13 Days
by Globus Tours
Magnificent Cities of Central and Eastern Europe 13 Days by Collette Vacations Warsaw, The Baltics and St. Petersburg 14 Days by Globus Tours
Poland, East Germany and World War II
12 Days by Globus Tours
Imperial Splendors
10 Days by Globus Tours
Russian River Cruise
10 Days by
Collette Vacations
Bohemian Dream
9 Days by Globus Tours
Holland, Luxembourg and Belgium 9 Days by Globus Tours Scenic Norway
9 Days by Globus Tours
Iceland Adventure
8 Days by Globus Tours
St. Petersburg and Moscow
7 Days by Globus Tours
Wonders of Iceland
7 Days by
Collette Vacations






Romantic Rhine (NB)
8 Days from Zürich to Amsterdam
Romantic Rhine (SB)
8 Days from Amsterdam to Basel
Windmills, Vineyards and Paris (NB) 10 Days from Paris to Amsterdam Windmills, Vineyards and Paris (SB) 10 Days from Paris to Amsterdam
Capitals of Central Europe
10 Days from Prague to Budapest
European Splendor (EB)
13 Days from Amsterdam to Vienna
European Splendor (WB)
13 Days from Vienna to Amsterdam
Highlights of Germany
13 Days from Munich to Basel

Blue Danube to the Black Sea (EB) 14 Days from Vienna to Bucharest Blue Danube to the Black Sea (WB) 14 Days from Bucharest to Vienna Grand France
(SB) 16 Days from Paris to Côte d'Azur
Grand France
(NB) 16 Days from Côte d'Azur to Paris
Magnificent Europe (EB) 15 Days from Amsterdam to Budapest
Magnificent Europe (WB) 15 Days from Budapest to Amsterdam Jewels of Central Europe (EB) 17 Days from Paris to Budapest Jewels of Central Europe (WB) 19 Days from Budapest to Paris

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View the short video about touring Europe (right) via the decks of these beautifully appointed and specialized ships!   >>>

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