Belgium, Holland, Germany, Luxembourg Tour

Package Summary

  • Duration For Tour: 3 4
  • Start City: Paris
  • End City: Germany
    Highlights: Visit Amsterdam, Brussels (Atomium, Grand Place), Cologne (Cologne Cathedral), Bonn (Beethoven Haus), Luxembourg City, Trier (Porta Nigra). Inclusions: 3 nights hotel accommodation, All domestic ground transportation via air-conditioned vehicle

$ 298 ( Starting From Per Person )

Overview
Germany is known for its great thinkers, scientists, composers and beer. This economic powerhouse of Europe offers traveler a glimpse into over 2,000 years of history framed through its burgeoning modern cities like Frankfurt, Cologne, Munich. Connect to other European Visit Madrid (Columbus Square, Fountain of Cibeles, Gran Via, Paseo de la Castellana, Plaza de Espana, Prado Museum, Puerta de Alcala, Royal Palace of Madrid), Caceres (Old Town), Toledo, Trujillo (Plaza Mayor).

Paris - Bruges - Brussels (416 km)

In the morning, guests will be picked up from the specified departure location in Paris. Today, we will drive to Belgium, stopping first in Bruges, where we can walk the medieval style streets and see the city's famous tower. (From Mar 25th, 2017 - May 20th, 2017, we will visit Waterloo Battlefield instead of Bruges.)

After lunch, we will continue to Brussels, where we will take a panoramic guided tour to see Grand Place, King's House, City Hall, the Atomium, Jubel Park, and the Little Julian statue. We should also be sure to buy some famous Belgian chocolate.

Bruges, BELGIUM Bruges is the capital and largest city of the province of West Flanders in Belgium. Located in the northwest region of the country, Bruges is known for its beautiful canals, cobblestone streets, and medieval architecture.

Waterloo, BELGIUM Waterloo, located north of Braine-l'Alleud, is a municipality in the province of Walloon Brabant, Belgium. Well known as the site of the Battle of Waterloo, it has a rich history and offers many attractions including museums, castles, memorials, and more.

  • Waterloo Battlefield The Battle of Waterloo, fought on June 18th, 1815, is one of the most storied battles in history, when Napoleon's forces were defeated by the English and the Prussians. The battlefield in Belgium is now a popular tourist attraction.

Brussels, BELGIUM Brussels, Belgium is not just the capital of the country, but also serves as a headquarters for the European Union. This city has vibrant history stretching back centuries, and visitors can see impressive architecture as well as natural beauty.

  • Atomium This bizarre Belgian building was constructed for the 1958 World's Fair. It is quite literally designed to look like atoms. Each of the "atoms" in the structure are actually showrooms that can be reached via elevator through the connectors.
  • Grand Place This UNESCO World Heritage Site is the main square in Brussels and the city's most popular and most important tourist destination. It is bordered by several important buildings, including the dramatic Town Hall and Maison du Roi.
  • Manneken Pis "Manneken Pis" literally means "Little Man Pee," and that sums up this world-famous statue nicely. Dating all the way back to 1619, this statue is a fountain that depicts a little boy peeing into the basin below.

Brussels - Hague - Amsterdam (261 km)

After breakfast, we will leave for the Hague, the seat of the Dutch government and parliament. Our first stop will be the Peace Palace followed by Scheveningen Central Park.
(From Mar 26th, 2016 - May 14th, 2016, we will visit Keukenhof instead of the Hague. Keukenhof is the largest flower garden in the world.)

After lunch, we will continue to the beautiful village of Zaanse Schans to see the windmill, workshop clogs, and cheese farm. Later on, we will arrive in Amsterdam, where we will visit a local diamond factory and take a cruise on the canals.

Hague, NETHERLANDS The Hague is the seat of government in the Netherlands, and the capital city of the province of South Holland. With a population of 515,880 inhabitants (as of 1 January 2015) and more than one million inhabitants including the suburbs.

  • Peace Palace The Peace Palace is an international law administrative building that houses the International Court of Justice, Hague Academy of International Law and more. Guests enjoy walking the grounds and artwork of prominent champions for peace throughout history.mon

Lisse, NETHERLANDS Lisse is a town and municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. The most popular attraction in Lisse is Keukenhof, open only during spring when the tulips are flowering.

  • Keukenhof Also called the "Garden of Europe," Keukenof is the largest flower garden in the world. It is home to more than 7 million flowers of varying types splayed gorgeously across nearly 70 acres of land.

Zaandam, NETHERLANDS Zaandam is a town on the Zaan River, a suburb of Amsterdam to the North. Its quaint atmosphere will give visitors a good idea of what day-to-day life is like in the Netherlands.

  • Cheese Farm Shop Visitors to this shop will be able to see a live cheese-making demonstration. It features a fine assortment of Dutch cheeses and other souvenirs to remind you of your trip to the Netherlands.

Amsterdam, NETHERLANDS The capital of the Netherlands, Amsterdam, is also the largest city in the country. This historic city is home to the Anne Frank House, the world's oldest stock exchange, the Van Gogh Museum, the Rijksmuseum, and much more!

  • Amsterdam Canal Cruise With over 100 kilometers of canals, it is no surprise why there are few automobiles in Amsterdam. On this cruise, you will leisurely sail down the most famous of these canals in one of Europe's most beautiful cities.

Amsterdam - Cologne - Bonn - Trier (400 km)

In the morning, we will drive to Cologne and visit the Cologne Cathedral, one of the largest in the world. Then, we will continue to Bonn, birthplace of the great composer Ludwig van Beethoven. We will take a panoramic tour during which we will see the Former Offices of the Federal Government, the University of Bonn, Beethoven's House, and much more. After lunch, we will continue to Trier, the oldest city in Germany and the birthplace of Karl Marx.

Cologne, GERMANY This German city traces its roots back to the Roman Empire in 50 AD. Today, it is considered a cultural center in Germany, and is known for its influential and busy arts scene. It has more than thirty museums.

  • Cologne Cathedral The Cologne Cathedral is an incredible dramatic example of Gothic architecture, and has earned itself a place on list of UNESCO World Heritage Sites. The building dates back to the year 1248, making it more than three-quarters of a millennia old.

Bonn, GERMANY Bonn is a city on the banks of the Rhine and northwest of the Siebengebirge (Seven Mountains) in the German state of North Rhine-Westphalia. Bonn serves alongside the capital Berlin as the seat of government of Germany.

  • Beethoven Haus This museum and memorial is dedicated to the life of Ludwig van Beethoven. This quaint house is the birthplace of Beethoven, and visitors to the home can learn about his impressive body of work as well as his life.
  • University of Bonn Founded in 1818, this German institution of higher education is one of the country's leading universities, with a student population of over 32,000. Included among its many prestigious alumni are Pope Benedict XVI, Karl Marx, and Friedrich Nietzsche.
  • Bonn Old Town Hall The Bonn Old Town Hall is an 18th century Rococo building today used as a visitor's center for travellers as well as the office of the mayor. Like many of Bonn's sights, it is located next to the marketplace.

Trier, GERMANY Trier is a city in Germany on the banks of the Moselle. Trier lies in a valley between low vine-covered hills of red sandstone in the west of the state of Rhineland-Palatinate, near the border with Luxembourg and within the important Moselle wine region.

Trier - Luxembourg - Paris (426 km)

Today, we will visit the Porta Nigra and walk to Karl Marx's House. Then, we will travel to Luxembourg, where we will visit Constitution Square, Adolphe Bridge, Alzette Valley, and the Palace of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg. After lunch, we will drive back to Paris, arriving in the late afternoon. Guests will be dropped off to end this tour. Please see "Departure and Return" for more detailed information regarding pickup and drop-off times and locations.

Trier, GERMANY Trier is a city in Germany on the banks of the Moselle. Trier lies in a valley between low vine-covered hills of red sandstone in the west of the state of Rhineland-Palatinate, near the border with Luxembourg and within the important Moselle wine region.

  • Porta Nigra "Black Gate" is the largest Roman city gate north of the Alps, a testament to the far reach of the ancient empire. This World Heritage Site was built in the 100s AD. Nigra is the only remaining of four gates.
  • Karl Marx Haus As its name would suggest, this museum in the German city of Trier was the birthplace of Karl Marx, the perpetually-controversial philosopher who is credited with popularizing the ideas of communism and socialism in the 19th century.

Luxembourg City, LUXEMBOURG Luxembourg City is a commune with city status, and the capital of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg. It stands at the confluence of the Alzette and Petrusse rivers in southern Luxembourg, the city lies at the heart of Western Europe.

  • Alzette Valley Alzette Valley is a beautiful valley near Luxembourg City. Actually, Luxembourg City lies in a bend in the Alzette River, high on a bluff above the river. The river helped in defense of the city in previous days.
  • Place de la Constitution Place de la Constitution is a monument and square that commemorates Luxembourgers soldiers who perished in WWI. Erected in 1923, the monument symbolizes freedom and offers visitors striking views over the Petrusse Valley and the Adolphe Bridge.
  • Adolphe Bridge This unofficial national symbol of Luxembourg was designed by Frenchman Paul Sejourne and built between 1900 and 1903. It was named after the Grand Duke Adolphe, ruler of Luxembourg from 1890 to 1905.

Terms & Conditions

  • Currency Fluctuations: All tour prices are current at the time of publication and are susceptible to currency fluctuations. We reserve the right to alter the tour price in accordance with changes in foreign exchanges rates and changes in prices for services. The rate that you pay when you reserve your tour will protect you against future currency fluctuations; on the other hand, no price adjust (refund) will be made based upon change in tour prices.
  • Cancellation Policy:
    • From 15 to 30 days before departure: 10% of total price will be applied as administrative fee. The remains will be refunded.
    • From 8 to 14 days before departure: 20% of total price will be applied as administrative fee. The remains will be refunded.
    • From 3 to 7 days before departure: 50% of total price will be applied as administrative fee. The remains will be refunded.
    • 3 days or less before departure: impossible to modify the itinerary or receive reimbursement.
    • In addition, there is 6% handling fee added on to the above penalties.
    • If the traveler arrives late or the client is absent the day of departure for various reasons, the entire travel package is not refundable, unused travel package can not be transferred to another person or another departure date.
    • If the traveler does not meet the indication of the tour leader to come together on time at the meeting point during the trip, the traveler himself will be responsible for the additional expense and damage.
    • We does not hold responsibility for the consequences caused by travelers if they self-quitted from the group during the trip.
  • Prices may vary and are subject to availability by season, weekend, and/or holiday.
  • While we will make every effort to maintain a regular operation, we reserve the right to cancel a scheduled trip and issue a full refund to affected customers under special circumstances.
  • We reserve the right to modify the tour arrangements for smooth operation of the tour.

Cancellation Policy

Cancellation

All purchases are subject to re-confirmation within 2-3 business days after booking. Please do not book the airline tickets until you received the confirmation.

Redemption

Complete operator information, including local telephone numbers at your destination, are included on your e-ticket. You must print and bring e-ticket(s) on your trip, as they serve as proof of purchase.