Frequently Asked Questions

TRIP COST


What's included?Accommodation

  • Accommodation
  • Rated Excellent by past passengers
  • Spend a night in Contiki's very own Austrian Gasthof, two in our Swiss Chalet, another in our Venetian Cabin Village, 2 in hostels and 3 nights in hotels will be thrown in for good measure.
  • Guide
  • Rated Excellent by past passengers
  • A highly trained Trip Manager who brings your adventure to life. An expert driver who knows foreign roads better than Google Maps. Local Guides who make tourist traps a thing of the past. This is your team. Smart, friendly, fun, and integral to everything we do.
  • Meals
  • Rated Excellent by past passengers
  • Tantalise your tongue with a European taste sensation as we embark on a journey through Swiss, Dutch, Austrian and German cuisines (read: cheese, cheese and cheese sausages). 9 continental breakfasts will be included, as well as 6 tasty dinners.
  • This tour offers Vegetarian, Vegan, Halal and Kosher food options on request. Simply let our Customer Support team know the food option that you prefer.
  • Transport
  • Rated Excellent by past passengers
  • Transport is included.
  • Additional Services
  • Scenic drive along the Rhine River
  • Learn how beer steins are crafted
  • See the Lorelei Rock
  • Visit a French perfumery
  • Drive through the WWI Battlefields on our way to London
  • Optional Extras
  • Canal Cruise (1.5 hours) (Euro 31.50)
  • Floating down Amsterdam’s canals by night is the perfect way to toast your travels with your friends and Tour Manager. Cruise past historic buildings and the eye-opening Red Light District. The cruise gives you a different take on one of Europe’s hot cr
  • Wine tasting (Euro 9.00)
  • In the historic setting of an underground candlelit cellar, get the low-down on the region’s reputation as a leading white-wine producer. Try out local wines as you sip on some Riesling & the exclusive ice wine - the areas specialty.
  • Mike's Bikes Tour (Summer only) (Euro 21.00)
  • Explore Munich like a true Bavarian. Join us on a guided bike tour - you'll cycle past the famous sights as your guide explains the fascinating history of the city. The perfect way to see a lot in a short time.
  • Tandem paragliding (Euro 128.00)
  • Take off from the side of a mountain & soar over this stunning region in an adrenalin-pumping tandem paraglide. Flying with an experienced, professional pilot also gives you a chance to grab some great photos on the way! All you need for this adventure
  • Secrets of Venice Walking Tour (Euro 11.00)
  • Get an in-depth look into Venice as you walk through the little lanes & gorgeous squares of the city’s historic heart. Our Local Guide will show you the monuments of St Mark’s Square & reveal the hidden secrets of the floating city. You’ll also visit th
  • Gondola ride (Euro 23.00)
  • Sit back & watch the city open up on the canals on a gondola ride. From magnificent palaces to the local’s laundry strung across the backwaters, Venice’s charm gets at you at every curve.
  • Venice Group Photo (Euro 11.00)
  • Jungfrau Mountain visit (EUR 149.00)
  • Head up into the Swiss Alps as you scale 3,454metres (11, 300ft) by cog railway, through 7 kms (4.2 miles) of tunnel, to the highest railway station in the world. Step out onto the “roof” of Europe, on Mt Jungfrau at this UNESCO World Heritage site.
  • Souvenir group photo at the Eiffel Tower (Euro 11.00)
  • Join the group for a photo at Paris’s most recognisable icon & take home a great picture to remember your travels by.
  • Paris Dinner (Euro 36.00)
  • Right in the heart of Paris’ colourful artists’ quarter in Monmartre, this typically French bistro dishes up loads of atmosphere and is the perfect place to toast your trip and farewell your travel buddies. With a 3-course meal and some local wine, finis
  • Parisian Cabaret Show (Euro 81.00)
  • Get dressed up for a stylish night out at a Parisian cabaret show. The intimate atmosphere is the perfect way to kick off your trip. From your cute, lamp-lit table, watch a whirl of can-can girls, acrobats & comedians go by over a glass of French cham

Not Included

  • International Airfare

  • Visa Charges

  • Your travel and medical insurance

  • Personal Expenses such as shopping, bar bills, hot shower, telephone, laundry, titbits etc

  • Services not mentioned or not promised by the agent/agency

  • Emergency expenses such as expenses on chartered helicopter