8 Day Paris & Barcelona by Rail Special

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8 Day Paris & Barcelona by Rail Special
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Is This Trip Right for You?

This independent program allows the flexibility to explore on your own. Affordable optional sightseeing excursions are available to enhance your holiday. We offer a selection of hotels to accommodate a variety of tastes and budgets. Please note that this program is not escorted and therefore you will not have the services of a tour manager to assist with hotel check-in formalities and luggage handling. This program's unconstrained nature excludes group advantages associated with escorted tours. Hotel locations, services and amenities differ according to the Plan. Read the descriptions in full and locate the hotels on our provided map to ensure the Hotel/Plan you select meets your desired criteria. A variety of airfare options are available for this program, including some low-cost fares which may exclude complimentary checked luggage and advance seat assignments. Please read each offering to ensure you choose the option that best fits your wishes. This is an Independent program. For more information, click here.

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Accommodation Details

  • Requests are not guaranteed and are subject to each hotel's discretion and availability

Independent Package Includes

  • Flights New York-Paris, Barcelona-New York
    Other departure cities available. Click on date of departure for selection and prices
  • Airline taxes & fuel surcharges
  • 6 nights accommodations
    • 3 nights Paris
    • 3 nights Barcelona
  • Transportation between cities via First Class high speed rail with reserved seats
  • Breakfast daily

Is This Trip Right for You?

This independent program allows the flexibility to explore on your own. Affordable optional sightseeing excursions are available to enhance your holiday. We offer a selection of hotels to accommodate a variety of tastes and budgets. Please note that this program is not escorted and therefore you will not have the services of a tour manager to assist with hotel check-in formalities and luggage handling. This program's unconstrained nature excludes group advantages associated with escorted tours. Hotel locations, services and amenities differ according to the Plan. Read the descriptions in full and locate the hotels on our provided map to ensure the Hotel/Plan you select meets your desired criteria. A variety of airfare options are available for this program, including some low-cost fares which may exclude complimentary checked luggage and advance seat assignments. Please read each offering to ensure you choose the option that best fits your wishes. This is an Independent program. For more information, click here.

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  • Tours purchased while travelling may cost an extra 10% or more
  • Tours often sell out. Avoid disappointment
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  • Travel insurance only covers services purchased prior to departure
  • Book Online or call to book these tours up to 1 week before your departure
  • The day the optionals operate varies by the day of the week
Paris Tour ParisCityVision (C) 10:00 AM

Discover the beauty of Paris from the comfort of a double-decker coach. See the principal landmarks of this fashionable city, beginning with the Place des Pyramides and continuing to the Opéra, Place Vendôme, Concorde Square, Champs-Elysées Avenue, Arc de Triomphe, Eiffel Tower, Invalides, Orsay Museum, The Louvre, Notre-Dame Cathedral, Sorbonne, Pantheon Church and the Hotel Saint-Germain-des-Prés, in the heart of the Latin Quarter.

Departs from 2 Place des Pyramides, Paris 75001. Drop-off to be advised locally. Approximate tour duration is 1.5 hours.

Day #3 12 Oct 2020 - 31 Oct 2020 $30.00
01 Nov 2020 - 02 Nov 2020 $35.00
04 Nov 2020 - 10 Nov 2020 $35.00
12 Nov 2020 - 30 Nov 2020 $35.00
02 Dec 2020 - 04 Jan 2021 $35.00
06 Jan 2021 - 01 Feb 2021 $35.00
03 Feb 2021 - 28 Feb 2021 $35.00
02 Mar 2021 - 31 Mar 2021 $35.00
01 Apr 2021 - 04 Apr 2021 $40.00
06 Apr 2021 - 30 Apr 2021 $40.00
02 May 2021 - 02 May 2021 $40.00
04 May 2021 - 02 Jun 2021 $40.00
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Grand Louvre Museum (GL) 9:30 AM

This Grand Louvre walking tour begins with a stroll through the commercial area outside the Louvre, and continues inside the museum where an experienced guide will present to you various exhibitions. Of the many exhibitions found therein, this tour covers those of the medieval fortress, the modern pyramid, the Egyptian Department, and some of the museum's most reputed masterpieces, including Leonardo da Vinci's Mona Lisa.

Departs from 2 Place des Pyramides, Paris 75001. Please arrive 30 minutes prior to scheduled departure. Approximate tour duration is 3 hours.

Day #4 09 May 2020 - 31 Oct 2020 $85.00
01 Nov 2020 - 24 Dec 2020 $90.00
26 Dec 2020 - 31 Dec 2020 $90.00
02 Jan 2021 - 31 Mar 2021 $90.00
01 Apr 2021 - 30 Apr 2021 $95.00
02 May 2021 - 31 May 2021 $95.00
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Full Day Barcelona Highlights Tour 10:00 AM

Experience many of the best highlights that the beautiful city of Barcelona has to offer. Begin down the Passeig de Gracia, a broad and elegant avenue lined with trees, luxury shops and houses. The street is home to some of the most renowned of Gaudi's buildings - Casa Mila and Casa Batllo. Continue with a visit to the Sagrada Familia, the inspiring and still incomplete work of Gaudi. Following, head to the Barcelona Waterfront and the Old Port and continue on to view the Columbus Monument, Gothic Drassanes shipyard and the World Trade Center. Visit Montjuic hill and enjoy outstanding views of the city from the Mirador de Miramar lookout. Next, view the 1992 Olympic Ring sports complex. Finally, arrive at Poble Espanyol for some time to explore on your own.

Includes entrance fees to Sagrada Familia and Poble Espanyol.

*Please note that there is a dress code to enter the Sagrada Familia. Shoulders, back, and stomach must be covered and shorts and skirts should come to mid-thigh. See-through clothing will not be permitted. Hats will not be permitted except if worn for health or belief-related purposes.

Departs at 10:00 am from Plaza Catalunya opposite the Tourist Office, in front of Hotel Olivia Plaza. Drop-off to be advised locally. Approximate tour duration is 5 hours.

Day #6 20 Apr 2020 - 24 Dec 2020 $105.00
27 Dec 2020 - 31 Dec 2020 $105.00
07 Jan 2021 - 31 Mar 2021 $105.00
01 Apr 2021 - 25 May 2021 $108.00
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Barcelona Flamenco Show & Drink

Founded in 1970, the Tablao Cordobes is considered one of the most important Flamenco venues in Spain, and has thus reached international prestige. Many talented flamenco artists have graced its scene and passed through to great careers, and that same trend continues strong today. Located right on the Ramblas, the city's landmark boulevard, El Cordobes remains today one of the best locations in Barcelona for Flamenco. Enjoy a fascinating performance featuring Barcelona's most talented flamenco artists. Evening attire is recommended.

Show begins at 9:00 pm except Jan 1 – Mar 14 when it begins at 10:00 pm. Please note that transportation to & from the hotel is not included. Approximate tour duration is 2 hours.

Day #6 01 Jan 2020 - 30 Dec 2020 $58.00
01 Jan 2021 - 30 Dec 2021 $58.00
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Half Day Montserrat Tour

Begin with a picturesque drive along the Llobregat River and up to Montserrat, the mountain top Natural Park. The mountain is home to the Montserrat Benedictine Monastery, constructed nearly 1000 years ago. The monastery maintains a strong presence with its community of monks, boys' school and impressive library. Enjoy a guided orientation tour to see the monastery, basilica, and chapel of the virgin. Take some time to explore on your own before descending the mountain and returning to Barcelona.

Departs at 3:00 pm from Plaza Catalunya opposite the Tourist Office, in front of Hotel Olivia Plaza. Drop-off to be advised locally. Approximate tour duration is 4 hours.

Day #7 28 Apr 2020 - 24 Dec 2020 $70.00
27 Dec 2020 - 31 Dec 2020 $70.00
07 Jan 2021 - 31 Mar 2021 $70.00
01 Apr 2021 - 25 May 2021 $72.00
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