Day 1: Sat., Nov. 23 – Our coach will transfer us from Barrie, Bayfield Mall behind the Canadian Tire Store and the Tour Office for our shuttle to Pearson International Airport. (Overnight parking is available at our Tour Office) A free shuttle van service is available with a minimum of 6 customers in Collingwood, Wasaga Beach & Elmvale upon request and transferred to meet the coach in Barrie. We will fly on Air Canada on our direct overnight flight to Heathrow Airport, London. A valid Canadian passport is required for this tour.
Day 2: Sun., Nov. 24 – Welcome to London! Upon arrival we will meet with our local tour guide and depart for a panoramic sightseeing tour. See the Tower of London where the famous Crown Jewels are displayed in a specially built jewel house, Big Ben and Buckingham Palace. This afternoon we will check in to the Holiday Inn-Wrights Lane located in Kensington, a short walk from the High Street which offers many restaurants and shops. This will be our home for the next four nights. (D)
Day 3: Mon., Nov. 25 – After breakfast we will visit Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre on London’s South Bank. Tour the Theatre and Exhibition. Expand your knowledge on theatre production with a backstage tour at the National Theatre, one of London’s oldest and best-loved theatres and enjoy a light lunch. This evening we enjoy a pre- theatre dinner and attend a performance at one of London’s famous West End Theatres. (B, L & D)
Day 4: Tues., Nov 26 –This morning we meet our coach for a full day of touring. Our highlights today include lunch with a Theatre Critic and a backstage tour of the Theatre Royal Drury Lane. The afternoon is set aside to explore Covent Garden at leisure or do some shopping near Oxford Street. This evening we enjoy a tour of the spectacular Christmas lights including the beautiful Angels that span the width of Regent Street. (B & L)
Day 5: Wed., Nov 27 –Today is free to explore London on your own, do some last-minute shopping or visit a London attraction. This evening we will attend our second Theatre performance in London’s west end. (B & D)
Day 6: Thurs., Nov 28 – Today we transfer to St. Pancras Station and board the Eurostar to Paris. On arrival we get acquainted with the city with a tour of the famous landmarks. Enjoy an afternoon cruise on the River Seine. We will be staying at the Novotel Paris Centre Tour Eiffel for 2 nights. This evening we enjoy a group dinner. (B&D)
Day 7: Fri., Nov 29 – Highlights for today include a visit to the Louvre Museum, the world’s largest art museum and a historic monument in Paris, France. A central landmark of the city, it is located on the Right Bank of the Seine in the city’s 1st arrondissement. We will also visit the Orangerie Art Gallery. In the afternoon there is free time to discover Paris on your own. This evening is our farewell dinner at a local restaurant. (B & D)
Day 8: Sat., Nov 30 – Bon Voyage. This morning we fly home to Pearson International Airport from Charles De Gaulle Airport, Paris. Our Hammond coach will be there to pick us up and return us to our original point of departure. (B)
Tour includes: transfer by motor coach from Barrie & Bradford area to Pearson International Airport, return flights, departure taxes, motor coach transportation with Hamilton Tours Director, 14 nights hotel accommodation, hotel taxes, baggage handling for 1 large suitcase each, 6 breakfasts, 2 lunches, 5 dinners, attractions and guided tours as listed in the itinerary & HST EXEMPT.
A Valid Canadian Passport is required for this tour. You will be required to provide a photo copy of your passport at the time of booking.
An initial deposit of $1000.00 is required at the time of booking. A second deposit of $1000.00 is due on July 5, with the balance due in full by September 5, 2019.
Travel insurance is available through our office at the time of booking at an additional charge.