2 - 60 W. Wilmot St.,
Richmond Hill, ON. L4B 1M6
|Tour Info||*FRANCE ( PARIS )|
Transfers: Pick up and drop off are available at $65 per person per way (service available for at least 2 passengers and up). (7:00 am-10:00 pm)
|Day 1 Day 01 (Thur) PARIS – VERSAILLES – PARIS|
Paris is your oyster over the next two days as you enjoy guided tours around one of the world’s most celebrated cities. Your Parisian adventures get off to a spectacular start with a drive along the famous Champs Élysées to the Place de la Concorde, which played such a key part in the French Revolution. You’ll also get to see the iconic Arc de Triomphe here too, the imposing monument that sits near the western end of the avenue and commemorates the fallen of the revolution and Napoleonic wars.
Hotel: Residhome Paris Guyancourt or Balladins hotel Villejuif
|Day 2 Day 02 (Fri) PARIS|
The second day of your Parisian experience begins with a visit to the Louvre, one of the world’s greatest art museums. Here you’ll set your eyes upon some of history’s most famous masterpieces, including the Venus de Milo, Winged Victory of Samothrace (also called Nike of Samothrace), and Leonardo da Vinci’s Mona Lisa. Opt for a guided gallery tour, which will enhance your experience and allow you to browse through hundreds of works in just a few hours.
|Day 3 Day 03 (Sat) PARIS – LUCERNE (650km)|
After boarding the luxury coach in Paris, sit back and enjoy a scenic journey across classic French countryside en route to mountainous Switzerland.
Hotel: Hotel Arcade or Ibis Styles Hotel Lucerne City
|Day 4 Day 04 (Sun) LUCERNE– MILAN – VENICE (400km)|
Head south from Lucerne through spectacular Switzerland and into northern Italy, where your first stop will be Milan, fashion capital of the world. Your orientation tour will introduce you to the city’s iconic sights, including the vast Gothic cathedral (Duomo). You’ll also see the planet’s oldest shopping mall, the 19th-century Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, where you can wander among the boutique shops and take lunch in one of the refined cafes. After enjoying the many delights of Milan, you’ll head to another vintage Italian city: Venice.
|Day 5 Day 05 (Mon) VENICE – ROME (550km)|
Spend the morning in the company of a knowledgeable local guide as you explore Venice, the most magical of cities. Begin with a waterbus ride to San Marco Island, a memorable crossing of the lagoon that gives you a real taste of the city’s charm as you approach the dreamy spires and distinctive waterside buildings. Once on the island you’ll be led around some of Venice’s best-known locations, beginning in the Piazzo with the Basilica di San Marco, a stunning piece of Byzantine architecture.
|Day 6 Day 06 (Tue) ROME – VATICAN – ARREZZO (280km )|
Your day in Rome starts with a visit to the smallest country in the world, The Vatican City, which lies at the heart of the Italian capital. Here you’ll marvel at St Peter’s Basilica, home to Pope Francis and arguably the most significant site in Christianity. The exquisitely beautiful Basilica has been present here for almost 1,700 years and contains a bewildering collection of paintings, frescoes and design crafted by some of humanity’s most famous artists, which you can explore. Alternatively you can choose to add on the optional Sistine Chapel tour to view Michelangelo’s famous painted ceiling.
|Day 7 Day 07 (Wed) ARREZZO – PISA – GENOA (250km)|
Your voyage of cultural discovery continues as you get to know Florence, the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance and home to some fabulous architecture and fine art. Begin the day by taking in a wonderful panoramic overview of the city from Piazzale Michelangelo, which boasts glorious vistas over the red roofs, Arno river and ancient city walls out towards the surrounding countryside.
Hotel: Idea Hotel Plus Savona or Idea Hotel Plus Genova San Biagio
|Day 8 Day 08 (Thur) GENOA – MONACO – NICE – CANNES – AVIGNON (450km)|
A breathtaking drive along one of Europe’s most famous stretches of Mediterranean coastline awaits as you say arrivederci to Italy and head for Monaco. This small principality, enclaved in France, contains some big attractions and high rollers: look out for the famous Monte-Carlo casino as you cruise into town.
Hotel: Hotel Kyriad Orange Center or Ibis Cavaillon Portes du Luberon
|Day 9 Day 09 (Fri) AVIGNON – PARIS (700km) (Breakfast)|
Take a well-earned rest today as you sit back and enjoy great views of the changing rural charms of the French countryside on the journey north to Paris, where the Green Line tour finishes.
Hotel: Residhome Paris Guyancourt or Balladins hotel Villejuif
MAKING A RESERVATION
Reservation: Please fill all the information in the booking form. Passport must be valid for at least 6 months from the day you arrive at your destination. A 30% deposit is required at time of booking. Full payment must be received 3 month prior to the departure date. We reserve the right to cancel the booking without prior notice if the balance is not paid by the deadlines and you will forfeit your deposit. We reserve the right to cancel any tour and to decline to accept any person as a participant on a tour. Single supplement must be paid at the time of booking. The company will assist in finding someone to share a room but this is not guaranteed.
TOUR FARE INCLUDES
Hotel accommodation in a comfortable three-star hotel, twin room with private facilities, in the city or city nearby Daily continental breakfast The services of an experienced tour manager Sightseeing and orientation tours included, in the itinerary Daily transportation on modern air-conditioned coaches Professional coach driver
TOUR FARE EXCLUDES
Mandatory tip for the tour manager and driver of €5 per person per day Flights or other travel costs, visas and travel insurance Airport transfers Any additional optional activities, tours or shows not included in the itinerary Meals (including tips) and drinks not included in the itinerary Personal expenses (laundry, internet, phone calls etc.) Pre or post tour hotel accommodation City entrance fees taxes (Venice, Florence, Rome, Pisa, Monaco, Vienna & Prague)
CANCELLATION AND REFUND POLICYIf you cancel your tour for any reason including medical or personal, cancellation fees will apply as follows:
(1) 120-90 days before departure – Full refund. Only service Fee
(2) 120-90 days before departure- 75% of tour price.
(3) 90-45 days before departure- 50% of tour price.
(4) 45 days before departure – No refund.
Compass Holidays is not liable for any delay or expense of any kind. Compass Holidays will accept no responsibilities for losses or additional expense due to accident, delay, weather, strike or cause beyond its control. Passengers must have a valid passport. Your passport must remain valid for at least 6 months from the arrival date. Compass Holidays will not be held responsible for any expenses if passenger is refused entry by any country.Compass Holidays is not liable if passenger decide to withdraw during the tour. Compass Holidays reserves the right to alter or curtail the itinerary substitute hotels and/or conveyances as it is deemed necessary. Compass Holidays will not accept liability for acts of violence for any single sharing a room with others. Any unused portion of the tour is non-refundable, including meals listed in the itinerary if for any reason you cannot continue with the tour after departure. Compass Holidays also reserves the right to request any individual to withdraw from the tour if deemed his/her act of conduct is detrimental to or incompatible with the interest, harmony and welfare of other passengers and the tour as a whole. Compass Holidays shall be under no further liability thereafter to any such person.
Compass Holidays acts only as an agent and/or intermediary for independent suppliers. As a result it retains other contractors to provide transportation, accommodation and other related travel services. Compass Holidays accepts no responsibility for any such losses or any additional expenses or and distress due to delays, sickness, weather, strikes or any other causes. Passengers shall be regarded as carrying his/her own risk with respect to loss or injury to person or property. Compass Holidays is not liable for any loss, injury, accident, damage, delay or expense which may arise during the tour. Passenger accepts full responsibility for losses and expenses due to delay, sickness, weather, strikes, wars, quarantine and changes in itinerary. Compass Holidays will not be held responsible if passenger carries any unlawful items or irregularities, any losses and expenses are the responsibility of the passenger. Compass Holidays tour manger and driver do not accept liability for lost or stolen personal property during the tour.
Purchase of European travel insurance is strongly recommended. We will be pleased to assist in enquiries of any travel insurance.
(R) Paris Lido Show€140
Paris by night with Tour Montparnasse€35
(G) Italian Home Made Spaghetti Lunch €20
CITY TAXES AND FEES (TOTAL €85 PER PERSON)
Must be paid prior to entering the cities, no concessions available
(G) Venice City entrance Boat trip Overnight City Tax€15
(G) Florence City entrance Overnight City Tax€10
(G) Rome City entrance Overnight City Tax€10
(G) Pisa City entrance€5
(G) Monte Carlo City entrance€5
(R) Paris City Entrance Tax ＋ Overnight City Tax (Per Person Per Day) €15（client pay on spot）Must be paid prior to entering the cities – no concessions available.
GST/HST: 807629969 RT0001, TICO: Retail: 50022674, Wholesale：50022711
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