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- City Tour
- Car with driver
Main travel focus
9 Day Dynamic European Capitals
- Black cab tour of all the best sites with a real local cab driver
- British Museum with an expert - incredibly gripping
- French Market Cooking Class
- Head on the trail of Monet – Excursion to Giverny
This tour tells the tale of two cities. London and Paris lead the way for cultural dynamism and diversity.
This tour highlights the best sites and authentic experiences in each city. We help you explore the small and less well-known districts of each city. This could be the perfect package for your first, second, or even your fifth trip to London and Paris!
- Accommodation in 4* hotels.
- 8x breakfast
- Transfer by train in second class.
- Transfer by vehicle with driver.
- Excursions, activities and entry fees as per itinerary
- A detailed roadbook with our suggestions for visits, all addresses, maps, and vouchers for all accommodation and activities.
- Telephone assistance in case of emergency.
- International flights.
- Optional Activities.
- City tax at your accommodation
- Paris 101 Welcome tour - 200 USD
Example Trip to customize
Welcome To London!
Upon your arrival at the airport, you will be greeted and transferred to your centrally located hotel. Later, embark on a private Black Taxi Tour of London.
This is the best way to see London on your first day. With your own personal driver guide, you'll see London at your own pace. You can stop to take photos whenever you like, and you can decide how long you want to spend at each tourist attraction or even book your own customized itinerary!
Your general 2-hour sightseeing tour (by day or night) hits all the must-see sites: Tower of London, Harrods, London Eye, Downing Street etc.
Delve Into The Secrets Of The British Museum
After breakfast, make your own way to the British Museum. You'll join a small group tour led by an archeologist starting with a thorough overview of how the British Museum came into existence by visiting the Enlightenment Gallery, formerly known as the King’s Library — the first part of the new museum building as it is seen today.
Here you will look at how the discipline of archaeology evolved—in this very room! —from the work of Antiquaries. You'll also look at how art history was born here with the study of ancient Greek sculptures and vase paintings, and how Greek art set the standard for was considered the model of fully-evolved art.
For people interested in intellectual history, you've arrived at a major crossroads. Make your way to where you want to spend the afternoon. If the weather is fine, why not counterbalance those hours indoors with a picnic at Hyde Park?
Witness The Monumental Changing Of The Guard
After breakfast, make your way to the meeting point. A Changing of the Guard Tour is quintessentially touristy.
This is the London walking tour that will ensure you are in the best position to see the extraordinary Changing the Guard ceremony while avoiding the crowds at the gates of Buckingham Palace.
Rather than standing still for hours, you'll see various stages of the ceremony, including the inspection, Old Guard, New Guard, Palaces, and even march alongside the Guards and Ceremonial Bands!
Go On A London Bridge Secret Food Tour
After a hearty breakfast, make your way to the meeting point. Go to the London Bridge Secret Food Tour where your local London guide takes you to the exciting Borough Market to soak up the atmosphere and eat some English Fudge/Chocolate.
This food paradise was not even on the tourist foodie radar a few years ago. Your guide will explain the history of the market and the surrounding areas including Sir Francis Drake's Golden Hind and the Shard.
You will also see the world famous London Bridge and Tower Bridge on the River Thames. Finally, the tour ends with classic desserts, all washed down with a pot of refreshing tea. The afternoon will be free for you to make the most of what London has to offer.
Explore Charming Paris
After breakfast, head to the train station to catch the Eurostar train under the channel to Paris. Once you arrive you will be transferred to your centrally located hotel in Paris. Check into your hotel.
Make your own way to the meeting point for a Skip-the-Line Eiffel Tower Visit, Paris City Tour, and Seine Cruise. This is an easy way to discover Paris's most famous tourist sights and monuments on one unique tour. This tour features a visit to the 2nd floor of the Eiffel Tower with breathtaking views of the capital, a panoramic city tour by coach, plus an hour-long boat trip along the Seine.
Marvel at Paris's best-known sights: Place Vendôme Square, the Opera House, the Pantheon, the Luxembourg Palace and Gardens, the Orsay Museum, Place de la Concorde Square, the Champs-Elysées, the Arc de Triomphe (Arc of Triumph), and the Invalides.
Take A French Market Cooking Class
Make your to the chef’s kitchen in Paris.
The class is a “French Market Cooking Class”. Imagine going to a French market with a professional chef as your guide, choosing whatever fresh ingredients you would like to eat and then, with the expert attention of your instructor, creating a delicious 4-course menu based on what you’ve selected together!
Your Morning French Market Class begins as it should, at the market, with your learning how to select top quality seasonal products and discover places where typical Parisians do their daily shopping.
Take A Side Trip To Giverny
After breakfast, get ready to enjoy the left bank. You will be picked up at your Paris and driven to Giverny. This excursion takes you to the house and beautiful gardens of the most famous Impressionist painter, Claude Monet, in the company of an official guide.
Experience the world of this supremely talented artist, famed for his landscape paintings. Admire the fairy-tale water lily pond, with its show of light and colors, as well as Monet's legendary Japanese bridge. Learn about the painter's daily life by visiting his home and studio.
The return trip to Paris goes via Route des Crêtes to Vétheuil. Enjoy the exceptional panorama over the Seine, as well as the authentic and picturesque countryside passing before your eyes. You will pass by extremely beautiful villages hewn out of the rock, such as La Roche-Guyon, and you'll be stunned by the breathtaking views this route affords you.
Discover The Secrets Of The Legendary Louvre
After breakfast, make your way to the Louvre. You’ll meet your guide near the entrance. Break the typical tourist mold by joining our private small group tour with a certified expert and passionate art fan by your side.
In just 2 hours, see more of the Louvre than most experience in an entire day. You won’t wait in the line, and you’ll discover much more than just the clichés, and you’ll see a surprising side of art history that’s fun and accessible to all levels of interest.
Learn the secrets of Da Vinci, Delacroix, the ancient Greeks, the Italian Renaissance, and so much more amid a relaxed and unpretentious atmosphere. Spend the afternoon at your leisure in Paris.