April 2022 / March 2023
Detailed day by day description
This tour is a flexible, guaranteed escorted coach tour, guided in English only.
Once the tour is booked, it is guaranteed so it will definitely go ahead, and will never cancel.
The tour is flexible so you can tailor it to suit your needs. By clicking ‘Quote or Book’, you will have an option to choose your start and end date and destinations within the tour parameters. As these tours allow for such flexibility, the same people, tour guides or drivers may not be on your entire journey.
You will receive information about the start of the circuit during the afternoon, or you can check the informative panels in the hotel reception area.
09:00h. - Start of our tour with a local guide (explanations may be given by our guide if the group has fewer than 12 people). We visit traditional neighbourhoods, which take in the Belem district, which is the birthplace of the great Portuguese navigators who sailed the oceans in the fifteen century. We shall look round the Monument to the Discoveries, Belem Tower and to the beautiful Jeronimos Monastery, a UNESCO World Heritage site. In the Belem neighbourhood, we invite all our travelers to try a “ Belem cake”, an exquisite local delicacy.
The afternoon is free so that you can explore this great city independently.
18:00h.- We include night transportation to Restauradores Square , full of atmosphere with its bars, cafes and restaurants from where we suggest you to take the "Elevador da Gloria" that brings you to the Upper district and its viewpoint.
Return to hotel about 22.00 hrs.
08:00 hrs Madrid -Salida (la hora puede variar ligeramente según el hotel en que se encuentre alojado). Breve parada por el camino.
14:15 hrs San Sebastián -Llegada. Nuestro guía le orientará sobre la ciudad siguiendo la Playa de la Concha. Los viajeros con media pensión tienen almuerzo incluido.
16:15 hrs San Sebastián -Salida. Entrada en Francia.
19:15 hrs Burdeos - Llegada. Nuestro guía le dará una breve orientación sobre la ciudad de Burdeos. Tiempo libre, sugerimos que dé un paseo por el centro de la ciudad .
08:00 hrs Burdeos - Salida. Breve parada en ruta y parada para almorzar en el área de servicio de Tours. Los viajeros en media pensión tienen almuerzo incluido.
14:30 hrs Chambord -Llegada. Tiempo disponible para conocer el magnífico parque de este hermoso castillo del Loira.
15:30 hrs Chambord -Salida.
18:00 hrs París -Llegada. Tiempo libre.
07.45 hrs- In the morning we include a transfer to the Palace of Versailles where you have 2 and a half hours ( according to variable arrival time depending on traffic) during which you can stroll through its beautiful gardens or visit its interior if you wish.
11.30 hrs - Return to Paris (the time may vary depending on the time of arrival in Versailles) where we will offer a transfer to the bohemian neighborhood of Montmartre to be able to take a walk and enjoy this neighborhood of small restaurants and outdoor artists.
15.00hrs- & nbsp; After lunch we will start the visit panoramic view of Paris with a local guide for 2 and a half hours. During the visit you will see the Arc de Triomphe, Champs Elysees, Madelaine, Place de la Concorde, Opera, Louvre Museum, St. Jacques Tower, City Hall, Ile de la Cite with Notre Dame Cathedral, Latin Quarter, Pantheon, Sorbonne, Luxembourg Gardens, Invalides, Military School, Champ de Mars - Eiffel Tower, banks of the Seine. We make brief stops next to the Invalides and the Champ de Mars.
At the end of the panoramic visit, return to the hotel making a stop in the city center so that they can get off from the coach people who still want to take advantage of their free time in Paris.
To end this full day, as an option, your guide will suggest you attend the the show of the Moulin Rouge at night.
Landscapes: Great plains, in Holland pleasant landscapes with canals and distant mills.
07:30 hrs . - Paris -Departure.
12:30 hrs . - Bruges -Arrival. Our guide will inform you about the city of canals where you have time to visit it and have lunch. Take a good look at where the parking lot is located in which we are obliged to leave the coach. Half board travelers have lunch included.
17:00 hrs. - Bruges -Departure.
20:30 hrs. - Amsterdam - Arrival. Accommodation.
Scenery: Plains, industrial areas, motorways of Germany.
08:30 hrs. Sightseeing tour of AMSTERDAM with local guide. This tour will last about two hours where we will know Dam Square with the town hall, the narrow canals and the most representative ones, the museum area and the Floating flower Market and the flower market. The visit ends in a factory-museum of diamonds where we will have an opportunity to see the diamond cutting technique traditional activity of Holland. The visit will finish at about 11.30hrs. Free time to stroll and have lunch.
15:30 hrs. - Amsterdam - Departure. Plain and industrial regions traveling through northern Germany.
20:00 hrs. - Hanover. Before going to the hotel, or on the following morning d(epending on the time of year), you will have some time in the center of this active city.
Note : On holidays or during conferences, we may sojourn in a neighbouring town.
Countryside: Hills and plains of Denmark. Rich agricultural regions.
NB: We go into Denmark, a country where you will need Danish Krone.
Transfer to the centre and time to stroll in the active city of Hannover.
08.30 hrs-. - Hannover –departure-. We travel to the north of Germany.
10.45hrs. - Hamburg – Arrival in this city which stands between the lake and the busy port on the river Elba (full of restaurants); our guide will take us around the port and give us guidance on the city. Hamburg is one of Germany’s most active and representative cities. Time to stroll and for lunch.
13:30 hrs-. - Hamburg -departure. We go to Denmark.
15:45 hrs. - Flensburg - A picturesque little city by the sea, with its pretty sports marina. Time for a stroll.
16.45 hrs. - Flensburg –departure-. Entry in Denmark.
19.00 hrs. - Aarhus - Denmark’s second-largest city, where we advise you to take a stroll in its busy pedestrian centre.
Scenery: Attractive woodlands and mountains in Norway; first view of fjords.
Notes: The times of the ferries between Denmark and Norway often vary and so the times during this part of the circuit will depend on those changes. We recommend you wear warm clothing for the boat crossing. In Norway, the currency is the Norwegian Krone. We suggest your change your currency on the ferry.
08:00 h - Aarhus –Departure-. We set out for the northern part of Denmark, amidst attractive scenery.
10:30 h - Hirsthals. We take a tour of this city and port before embarking on the modern ferry to cross the North Sea to Norway-. Normally our boat sails at 12.15 h. The crossing takes about three hours. We advise you to change your currency on the boat and have lunch.
15:30 h. - Kristiansand – We land and then continue our journey-.
17:00 h. - Flekkefjord – A town on a fjord, with wooden houses and tiny restaurants. Time to explore.
17:45 h. - Flekkfjord –Departure-. The scenery is even more attractive.
19:45 h. - Stavanger –Arrival-. Free time to explore this beautiful lively city next to the sea.
Scenery: Beautiful fjord and sea landscapes. Many bridges that will make you feel you are travelling between the “sea and the land”. Deep tunnels. Two sections travelling by boat.
Notes: Wear warm clothing during the boat crossings. There may sometimes be queues to board the boats, and we may arrive at Bergen later than planned.
07:30 h. - Stavanger –On leaving the city, we will stop at the " Swords in Rock" monument, where we will remember the Vikings before continuing on along the coast and soon come to Mortavika where we take a boat and cross Skunden fjord , which takes just over half an hour
Arrival at Aarsvagen where we continue to travel through amazing scenery dominated by the sea. We then pass through the deepest tunnel in the world, below the sea.
At approximately 11.30 h. we arrive at Sandvikvag where we make a boat crossing lasting 45 minutes surrounded by spectacular fjords.
13:30 h. Bergen – Arrival-. We ascend on the funicular railway to Mount Flouyen (price of trip included) where there are fantastic views of the city and its fjords. Then visitors have a free afternoon in Bergen, to enjoy its lively atmosphere.
Scenery: Spectacular scenery. Impressive views of mountains and fjords and landscapes permanently covered in snow.
Note: H ave warm clothes at hand to enjoy the snow and the short stretch by ferry between the fjords. The schedules of the cruise can be modified; according to that the schedule of the rest of the day may also undergo changes.
07.45hr . - Bergen –Departure-. We set out amidst beautiful scenery and enter the fjords region.
09.45hrs- Waterfall of Tvindefoss. Short stop to admire this beautiful waterfall 100m of height also call Trollafossen or waterfall of the Trolls. Its waters have the reputation not only of rejuvenating but also of increasing the sexual potency.
10.15hrs- Departure to Sogner Fjord , the largest Norwegian fjord and often considered the most beautiful one. We continue our journey through impressive landscapes and come to Gudvangen.
10:30 h. – Gudvangen . We visit this tiny city and then take a boat cruise on the fiord (departure scheduled for 12.00 h.). The cruise lasts for just over 2 hours and takes us near impressive cliffs. We recommend having lunch on board.
At about 14.10 h . we land in Flam, and then continue our journey surrounded by woods, lakes, isolated mountains with peaks covered in snow all the year round and glaciers.
After passing through the 24.5km Aurland tunnel , considered one of the longest in the world and using innovative techniques to rest the eyes and avoid the monotony of the drivers, we will arrive to the Borgund wood church , possibly the best preserved Norwegian temple of the 13th century, where we will make a brief stop to admire and take a photo.
19:30 h. - Oslo –Arrival-. Free time in this pleasant Norwegian city next to the fjord that ears its name and surrounded by mountains. We can visit its port, streets and the works of art of the Frognerparken.
Scenery: Impressive scenery, with mountains, forests and lakes.
Free time to stroll around Oslo before continuing our journey.
10:30 h. - Oslo- Departure. We travel to Sweden with its impressive lakes, dense forests.
15.30hrs- Orebro - Arrival to this Swedish town next to a beautiful lake with a castle and charming historic center. . Time for stroll.
16.15 hrs.- Orebro. Departure.
19.15hrs.- Arrival in STOCKHOLM in the evening.
Free time. We advise taking a walk through the centre and seeing the museum island. In the afternoon, we offer visitors an optional visit to the Town Hall and the Royal Ship Vasa.
Scenery: Large lakes and forests. Ferry crossing to Denmark.
07:30 h. - Stockholm –Departure-. We set out for southern Sweden, amidst pleasant scenery.
14:30 h . - Helsingborg – A bustling city in southern Sweden, on the Baltic coast. Time to have lunch and take a stroll before taking the small f erry to Denmark, which takes 20 minutes.
16:30 h. (approximately).- Arrival at Helsingor in Denmark. Free time in HELSINGOR , Hamlet’s city, with the enormous KRONBORG CASTLE. Visitors can take a picture of the exterior. Then we carry on to our next stop, Copenhagen.
18:45 h. - Copenhagen –Arrival-.
Note: On holidays or during conferences, we may soujourn Malmö, a Swedish city located 25 km from Copenhagen and connected by a fantastic suspension bridge.
0 9:00 hrs. Panoramic tour of the Danish capital; The largest Scandinavian city is a city of contrasts where we will discover its popular "Tivoli"; The Christianborg Palace; The terraces of Nyhavn; the little Mermaid….
We will finish the visit at 11:30hrs.
Note : On dates of fairs or congresses accommodation can be made in Malmo (Swedish city 25 km from Copenhagen - but very well communicated via its fantastic suspension bridge).