Ursuline - Quataro - UK & Paris
March 20- 23, 2016
Upon your arrival in Edinburgh on March 20th you will visit Roslyn Chapel*, whose construction began in 1456 and is considered to be among the finest architecture in Scotland. On March 21st you will have a chance to get the lay of this historically rich area during your guided city tour*. This timeless citadel is home to spectacular medieval architecture set against the rugged Scottish countryside, and plays host to a colorful local history. One of the highlights of the tour will be a visit to the stoic Edinburgh Castle*. This afternoon you will enjoy visiting The Royal Yacht Britannia* (pending availability) with some time at leisure afterwards for exploring museums or shopping along such avenues as the Royal Mile or on Princes Street. On March 22nd the planned day excursion includes a visit St. Andrews* with optional time to explore St. Andrew’s Castle and the town University before continuing to the scenic Stirling Castle*.
London, Bath & Stonehenge
March 23-26, 2016
On March 23rd you will travel to London on a morning flight. London is a brilliant city which offers pageantry, history, creative arts and some of the planet’s best shopping. Dedicate this afternoon to exploring area points of interest with your tour leader including Trafalgar Square, Covent Gardens, the British Museum, the British Library, National Gallery, Piccadilly Circus and much more. On your first evening in the city perhaps you will take a ride on the London Eye (complimentary to those who return their applications and deposits by June 30, 2015). The next day, March 24th, will delight you with a guided city tour* including a visit to Westminster Abbey*, and a panoramic tour of such sites as Parliament, Buckingham Palace and Big Ben. This afternoon a visit is scheduled to the Tower of London* where the beefeaters tell tall tales and you may view the fabulous Crown Jewels. Afterwards you may optionally enjoy having tea at Fortnum and Mason’s, or sightseeing with your tour leader. March 25th is dedicated to an excursion to Stonehenge and Bath!! Stonehenge*, an ancient arrangement of huge stones and earth, has baffled archaeologists for years. Later today, upon arrival to Bath, enjoy sightseeing including visits to the Roman Baths and Pump rooms*. During your exploration of the elegant city of Bath, admire its Georgian splendor including the famous Royal Crescent, a beautiful avenue of stone houses arranged in a graceful half-moon shape. This evening you will return to London to enjoy an evening at leisure where you may optionally enjoy a theatre performance, shopping at Harrods or visiting one of the numerous churches and museums. On March 26th you will bid London a fond farewell as you travel to Paris on the Chunnel!
March 26-29, 2016
On March 26th, your first day in Paris, you will enjoy a guided panorama tour of the city* en-route to your hotel, viewing such famous landmarks as the Arc de Triomphe, Eiffel Tower, Champs Elysees, and the Place de la Concorde. This evening will culminate in a Seine River Cruise*! The next morning, March 27th you will visit the Louvre* (world’s largest art museum), housing such legends as the Venus de Milo, the Winged Victory and the Mona Lisa. This afternoon you may wish to explore Paris with your tour leader visiting such optional sites as Notre Dame, Musee d’ Orsay, Invalides, and much more. Later this evening, you will enjoy a thrilling ascent of the second level of the Eiffel Tower*. Dedicate March 28th at leisure to discovering such sights as Sacre Coeur, Montmartre and Place du Tertre with your tour leader allowing time for last minute sightseeing, shopping for souvenirs or delighting in Parisian Boulevards and cafes. On March 29th you will return to the United States with fond memories, amazing experiences and perhaps a souvenir or two from your European adventure.
SPECIAL TOUR CONDITIONS: **The tour price, if payments are made by cash or check, is $4,145.00; otherwise, if paying by credit card, the standard non-discounted price is $4,245.00. Tour participation is based on triple occupancy and includes roundtrip airfare from New York, point-to point transportation between cities while in Europe, all breakfasts and 4 dinners. *Entrance fees and/or transportation marked with an asterisk are included in the tour price (Roslyn Chapel, Edinburgh Castle, The Royal Yacht Britannia, St. Andrews, Stirling Castle, Westminster Abbey, Tower of London, Stonehenge and Bath, Eiffel Tower, the Louvre, Seine River Cruise and city tours in Edinburgh, London, Bath and Paris) and may be subject to availability. Additional items may be offered optionally, are also subject to availability and are not included in the tour price. A guaranteed single room may be available for a supplemental charge of $525.00. A guaranteed twin room may be available for a supplemental charge of $135.00. Included are the estimated applicable governmental international airline ticket taxes, fuel surcharges, security surcharges, and associated fees. If applicable, tax increases will be billed on a supplemental invoice. A minimum number of paying participants may be required to operate the tour. All tour participants must submit a signed application. A $500.00 non-refundable deposit is required and will reserve your space on this tour. The tour cost, including the initial deposit, is fully refundable if the tour does not operate. You may apply online by visiting www.EAtours.com and “student sign up”. The tour number for your group is 216101. A 2nd payment of $1,000, will be due no later than 15 days after your initial payment. Final payments are due no later than 70 days before departure. Updated Tour details (hotels, day by day itinerary, flights, etc.) are scheduled to be released approximately four weeks prior to departure.
Please submit your application and deposit online and $500 deposit to EA Tours by June 30, 2015 for a FREE ride on the London Eye!