European Tours

By: Darlene Berkel

There is no shortage of tour operators to choose from if you are intersted in an unforgettable European tour. Fortunately, just about all of these tours cater to broad range of travelers. There are offerings for the budget travler, teh student traveler or the luxury traveler. Whatever your needs, wants, adn desires may be, there is a european tour for you. The ideal European tour should also include river cruises. The river cruises can be customized in order to suit any time constraints and any budget. You no doubt are familiar with the popular destinations in Europe such as Greece, France, Germany, Italy and Sicily, Central Europe, Spain and Portugal, Holland and Belgium, Scandinavia, Britain and Ireland, Switzerland, Sweden and Austria. This is just the tip of the iceberg. There are many more destinations many of which offer various luxury vacation packages, for those willing to splurge on this vacation of a lifetime

Numerous Plans Offering Multi-city Programs, Fly And Drive Tours And More

There are also various plans offered including multi-city programs, fly and drive tours, escorted tours and river cruises. One great otption with looking into are the Multi-city programs. These programs provide delightful visits to some of the most popular and finest tourist destinations in Europe. They trip will include staying a few days and nights in Amsterdam, London, Rome, Paris, Brussels, Nice, Madrid, and Vienna a once in a lifetime opportunity for the tourist to savor the sights and attractions that each city offers.

Before embarking on a European tour, you should get all the necessary information to be informed of different climatic conditions, language barriers, passport and visa regulations, health precautions, travel insurance, code of conduct as well as luggage restrictions so that you are well prepared for the good and bad that any European tour will serve up.

Departing from the US to a destination in Europe is the first step on a European tour, and would involve choosing the carrier that is best suited in terms of fare, seat availability and personal choice.

Winter offers some cut-throat fares while summertime sees fares shooting up.

The top cities in Europe offer awesome sights to see and have many exciting things to do and places such as the Coliseum, Eiffel Tower, Tower Bridge, Musee du Louver, Acropolis, Duomo, Musee d'Orsay, Fontana di Trevi, Tower of London and much more will keep the itinerary full and busy.

There are many spectacular sights in Paris. Imagine getting a panoramic view from the Eiffel Tower. Absolutely breath taking. You can also visit the best in art museums by checking out the Louver, find the hunchback of Notre Dame eye-catching, as well as find time to take in the outstanding Arc de Triomphe in the heart of Paris and view the oldest bridge in Paris that straddles the Seine river. Other interesting sights in Paris include the Musee d'Orsay, Invalides, Versailles and the Champs Elysees.

Another must see tourist destination that is always included in a European tour is Rome. Here you can expect to have more fun than anywhere else in the world. The Roman Forum used to be the main marketplace and business center in times gone by and is well worth a visit. To wish for something your heart deeply desires, you can toss three coins into the Trevi Fountain and pray for a return to the Eternal City. Another major attraction in Rome is the Vatican. If you plan your tour well or if you are just lucky you can gain entrance for free if you happen to be there on the last Sunday of the month,. another place worth visiting is the Pantheon in the Piazza della Rotonda. You won't want to miss the opportunity to crawl through the Piazza Navona and Piazza del Fiori, which just happen to be the two most famous piazzas in all of Rome.

Germany too is a must on any European tour itinerary as there is plenty of history, art and culture to keep visitors enchanted. There are numerous attractions in Germany such as the Neuschwanstein Castle that overlooks the Hohenschwangau valley and this castle was the inspiration for Walt Disney when designing the Sleeping Beauty Castle for Disney Land. Berlin is certainly every tourist's choice thanks to the many splendors found there, such as the Brandenburg Gate, the Remnants of the infamous Berlin Wall or the history contained in the Charlottenburg Palace, which is the oldest Prussian palace still standing.

For those who want to explore the bitter and the sweet, a trip to Dachau allows you to take in the dark side of German history. No doubt about it. You will never run out of things to see and do in Germany not the rest of Europe for that matter. No matter what you are looking for, there is a European tour for everyone, from kids to adults, from luxury travelers to backpackers and from first time to seasoned travelers"" from children to grown ups to backpackers and serious travelers. We can promise you this: the beauty, charm, culture, cuisine, history, and diversity you will experience on a European tour will make you want to take repeat trips year after yearFind Article, it will keep you coming back for more! These are the attractions of European cities for tourists who visit this great continent from all corners of the world.

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