Discover Europe

Belgium, Netherlands, Germany, Switzerland & France

9 Days – 5 Countries (Tour Code : DTS / DTSD)



Day 1: London – Calais – Brussels – Holland

Depart towards Dover for your crossing to Calais. From Calais, settle  into  your  comfortable seats and travel to the capital city of Belgium,  Brussels.  On  arrival  the  tour  starts  with  a  photo stop at the most iconic structure of Brussels, The Atomium, followed by the famous Manneken Pis Statue and  Grand  Place.  Note  on  occasions  there  can  be  severe  delays crossing the English Channel and therefore a city tour  of  Brussels  will  be  replaced  by  city  tour of Zurich on day four.

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Day 2: Keukenhof Tulip Gardens or Madurodam – Amsterdam

Begin the morning by visiting the world renowned Keukenhof Tulip Gardens; celebrating its 70th edition of the spring park, with Flower Power the theme for the year. Admire over 6 million bulbs at the world-famous attraction, between March and May. (After 19th May Keukenhof will be replaced by Madurodam model village). Early afternoon, visit the cheese and clog demonstration. Later visit Amsterdam, to view the amazing architecture from a glass-topped canal boats. Have free time later to explore the bustling hub of the city Centre, where cultures are welcomed, and its tolerant society can be observed.

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Day 3: Holland – Cologne – River Rhine cruise

Travel to the city of Cologne, Germany. Visit the breathtaking Cologne Cathedral, known as the Dome Church which stands 157 meters in height. The Cathedral is truly a masterpiece; taking over six hundred years to construct and is one of the best-known architectural monuments in Germany. Depart for a scenic boat cruise on the River Rhine; enjoy picturesque views of vineyards and castles as you cruise along the longest river in Germany. Whilst aboard your cruise, enjoy a hot cup of tea to accompany the wonderful scenery.

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Day 4: Heidelberg – Black Forest – Rhine Falls

Travel to Heidelberg; here, have an opportunity to photograph the famous Heidelberg Castle     on the hills above. Drive to the Black Forest region in South Germany where we stop at the largest natural lake in the Back Forest, Lake Titisee. Here enjoy free time, and have an opportunity to purchase cuckoo clocks and other souvenirs. Later, travel to Switzerland and  walk around the largest plain waterfalls in Europe, the Rhine Falls.

Note: Your seat numbers and Tour rep may change on day 4

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Day 5: Mt. Jungfrau – Interlaken

Today depart for Mt. jungfrau. On arrival board a cogwheel train to the top of Mt.  Jungfrau at 3454 meters above sea level. At the top, have free time to explore the Ice Palace to view life-sized ice sculptures, visit the Sphinx observation terrace for spectacular views of the Aletsch glacier and surrounding peaks. After, continue to Interlaken; where you can enjoy a walk on the main street and admire breathtaking scenery.

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Day 6: Mt. Titlis – Lucerne – Geneva

Ascend 10,000 ft to the summit of Mt. Titlis. Take the world’s first revolving cable car, the Titlis Rotair. Enjoy breathtaking panoramic views of the surrounding Swiss landscapes. At Mt. Titlis have free time to play in the snow and visit the ice caves or take a professional photo in traditional Swiss outfits. Depart for Lucerne to view the Lion Monument and one of the oldest wooden bridges in the world, the Chapel Bridge, enjoy free time to explore the town. In the afternoon, continue the journey to Geneva. On arrival enjoy a short city tour to see the United Nations Building, The Flower Clock and the symbol of Geneva, the Jet d’Eau (operation permitting)

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Day 7: Geneva – Paris

Depart for Paris (approximate drive time will be 6 hours). On arrival enjoy a cruise along the River Seine. The cruise is perfectly designed to discover and admire the rich architecture such as the Eiffel Tower, Musée d’Orsay and more. Enjoy the famous illuminations of Paris during your night tour. This panoramic tour will cover the impressive ‘Eiffel Tower’, the world famous ‘Champs Élysées’, the beautiful ‘Arc de Triomphe’ and many other historic buildings.

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Day 8: Disneyland® Paris or City Tour with Versailles Gardens Tour Code: DTSD: Disneyland® Resort Paris

Today depart for the world famous Disneyland® Resort Paris. Here enjoy  a  fun  and adventurous day out; choose between Disneyland® Park; which explores five themed  lands filled with Disney classic stories and  fairy-tales  or  Walt  Disney  Studios®  Park;  the  behind- the scenes destination sensation allowing  you  to  experience  movie  and  cinema  sets  coming to life.

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Tour Code: DTS: City Tour with Versailles Gardens

The 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  perfume  museum  to  purchase some unique French fragrances, soaps, candles and  more. During the  orientation  tour, cover  the exclusive ‘Champs Élysées’, ‘Arc  de  Triomphe’,  ‘Place  de  la  Concorde’  and  ‘Opera  Garnier’.

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Day 9: Paris – Calais – London

This morning depart for Paris to embark on a journey to the Eiffel Tower for a breathtaking bird’s eye view of Paris. Later drive through  Avenue  Des  Champs  Élysées,  the  most  prestigious avenue in Paris; with its cinemas, café and luxury speciality shops before driving  back to Calais for the channel crossing OR you may  end  your tour at  Paris  CDG  airport  for  your return flight ( drop at CDG airport will be at  2pm  approximately.  Ensure  your  return flight is after 5pm). Bid farewell before arriving at your drop off point.

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*Note: On occasions, due to large events, traffic, logistics and availability of  reservations, it may be necessary to change the above itinerary. However, all aspects of the itinerary will be covered. Please note on occasions during peak season maximum occupancy per room will be 2 persons, in which case an alternative room configuration will be provided.

In the event of Eiffel Tower restricting access the price difference for the restricted floor will be reimbursed. Eiffel Tower during national holidays or events may be substituted by Montparnasse tower or will be refunded. 

Price Includes

  • Return transportation by deluxe AC coach from your selected pick up point
  • Return channel crossing via Eurotunnel or Ferry
  • 8 Nights accommodation in a 3/4* hotel with breakfast
  • Tour Code: DTSD: 8 Indian dinners & 7 vegetarian lunches
  • Tour Code: DTS: 8 Indian dinners & 8 vegetarian lunches
  • Entrances and sightseeing as mentioned in Tour Highlights
  • All tips and service charges
  • Premium service of a Star Tours’ Representative

   EARLY BIRD OFFER

  • Book 8 weeks in advance and get £40 OFF per adult and child OR One night pre stay in London (3* hotel) with airport transfer and tour transfer included (one-way)
  • Book 6 weeks in advance and get £25 OFF per adult and child

Tour Highlights: 

BELGIUM

  • Atomium Structure photo stop
  • Walking Tour of Brussels view the Grand Place & Mannekin Pis Statue 

NETHERLANDS

  • Keukenhof Tulip Gardens OR Madurodam Model Village with entrance
  • Amsterdam Canal Cruise with entrance
  • Cheese & Clog Demonstration with entrance

GERMANY

  • Cologne visit Cologne Cathedral
  • River Rhine Cruise with entrance and complimentary tea
  • Heidelberg Castle photo stop
  • Black Forest drive through the scenic region
  • Lake Titisee Free Time

SWITZERLAND

  • Mt Jungfrau with entrance
  • Mt Titlis with entrance
  • Rhine Falls The largest plain waterfalls in Europe
  • Geneva City Tour view Flower Clock, UN Building, Jet d’Eau and more
  • Lucerne City Tour view the Lion Monument &Chapel Bridge
  • Interlaken Free time to explore

FRANCE 

TOUR CODE: DTSD

  • Eiffel Tower (Top floor*) with entrance
  • River Seine Boat Cruise with entrance
  • Disneyland® Paris with entrance
  • Paris Orientation Tour
  • Illumination Tour of Paris included in your price

TOUR CODE: DTS

  • Eiffel Tower (Top floor*) with entrance
  • River Seine Boat Cruise with entrance
  • Versailles Gardens with entrance
  • French Perfumery included
  • Paris Orientation Tour
  • Louvre Museum entrance not included
  • Illumination Tour of Paris included in your price

Departure Dates & Prices

TOUR CODE: DTS / DTSD* DEPARTURE DATES ADULT CHILD

(2-11 Years)

Mar – 30 £1,110 £795
Apr – 06, 13, 20 £1,110 £795
May – 04, 08, 11, 18, 20, 25, 27 £1,110 £795
Jun – 01, 08, 10, 15, 22, 24, 29 £1,110 £795
Jul – 01, 06, 13, 20, 22, 27 £1,110 £795
Aug – 03, 05, 10, 17, 19, 24, 31 £1,110 £795
Sep – 07, 21 £1,110 £795

*DTSD will incur a supplement of £35 per adult and £30 per child for Disneyland entrance

Price per person based on 2/3 adults sharing a room Child 2 – 11 years must share a room with 2/3 adults

Infants 0 – 23 months price is £225 for a seat in coach only Max occupancy per room is 3 person (excluding infants)

£125 reduction will apply for 2nd child without a bed Single supplement will be an additional £300 

Additional Excursions

Zurich City Tour Adult €5 Child Free
Ice Flyer Adult €12 Child €6 (6-15yrs)
Trummelbach Waterfalls

(Available from 15 Apr to 29 Sep)

Adult €15 Child €10 (6-15yrs)
Lido Cabaret Show Adult €120 Child €30 (4-12yrs)

Pre & Post Tour Accommodation

  • For pre tour London hotel view page 21
  • Post tour Paris accommodation with breakfast (excludes transfers):
    £80 double room, £75 single room, £105 triple room

Pick Up Points Available

  • All pick-up points available from the UK, and selected from Europe, but note that Dover is not guaranteed. Please view page 16-17 for more information. You may end your tour at CDG Airport in

Suggestion :

Why not combine this tour with London Package page 21 or extend it to cover Austria & Italy by taking the European Delights Tour, view page 54

  The Star Difference

  • Excursion to Titlis & Mt Jungfrau included
  • Enjoy Indian lunch at Mt Jungfrau
  • Enjoy a complimentary tea at River Rhine Cruise
  • Illumination Tour of Paris included
  • Tips and service charge included

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