London, Rome & Beyond | The Best of Europe
21 Day Fly, Tour & Cruise Holiday With $4000 Bonus Value including Escorted Touring, Sightseeing, Onboard Beverages, Exclusive Package Savings & More
Deal Code: MC-105920
Your 21 Day Fly, Tour & Cruise Holiday Includes
Economy flights to London, returning from Rome
Your Escorted Tour from London to Rome
11 Day Leisurely Guided Coach Tour From London to Rome
10 Nights Accommodation in Hand Selected Hotels Whilst Touring with Daily Breakfast
Transportation on a Private Deluxe Motor Coach with the Services of a Professional Tour Director
Transfer to Civitavecchia Cruise Port
Discover Hidden Gems on your City Tour of Paris
Tick the Eiffel Tower off your Bucket List
Indulge with a Visit to a Vineyard in the Esteemed Burgundy Region of France
Traverse through the Swiss Alps and ride the Gondola to Titlis Glacier
Visit the Italian Lakes as your Explore the Fairytale Town of Lake Como
Soak up the Tuscan Charm as you visit Florence; Explore the Piazza Del Duomo & the Winding Streets of the Palazzo Vecchio
Discover Rome Like a Local with your City Tour; Throw a coin in the Trevi Fountain and immerse Yourself in History at the Pantheon
Be Amazed by Michelangelo’s Artwork in the Sistine Chapel as your Visit Vatican City & St Peter’s Square
Your Celebrity Cruise
10 Night Cruise from Rome to Barcelona Onboard Celebrity Reflection in an Interior Stateroom
Onboard Dining Across A Range Of Complimentary Venues
Onboard Entertainment including Live Music & Performances
Onboard All Port Taxes & Charges
Bonus Onboard Beverage Package with Cocktails, Spirits, Wine, Beer & Soft Drinks
Bonus Onboard Wifi Package
Onboard Prepaid Gratuities
Bonus My Cruises Holiday Savings
Low Deposit $499pp*
General Travel Date Information
Tour departs 01 September 2023
Cruise Sails 11 September 2023
Day 1: Arrive in London
Welcome to London! Arrive today and make your way to your hotel where you will have the evening to relax and discover at your leisure.
Day 2: London City Tour
Explore fascinating East London with your local Tour guide today. Visit beautiful St Paul’s Cathedral and the medieval Tower of London, the imposing official home of the Crown Jewels. Look out for the famous landmarks of London from your vantage point on the London Eye before returning to your hotel to relax or explore at your own pace.
Day 3: London – Paris on Eurostar
Travel on the fast and comfortable Eurostar through the cross-channel tunnel to Paris today. Later, join your local guide to tour the city from gothic Notre Dame, the most significant church in Paris. Nearby, see the Palace of the Conciergerie, a notorious prison, now museum, famous for incarcerating Marie Antoinette. Then visit the Latin Quarter; the literary and intellectual hub and home to the Sorbonne. Continuing the tour, admire botanical gardens, the Mosque, Pantheon, the serene and leafy Luxembourg Gardens and Saint Germain des Pres. Finally, walk through to the market and shopping precinct of Les Halles to reach the Centre Pompidou; Paris’ Museum of Contemporary Art.
Day 4: Paris, France
Today’s city tour will start from the Place de la Concorde and pass through the Champs Elysees to the Arc de Triomphe; the heart of Paris where all the radially arranged streets of the Place converge. We continue to Trocadero to arrive at the soaring Eiffel Tower, the main symbol of the city. You might choose to access the Tower and take in the fabulous views over Paris or wander the parkland and elegant nearby boulevards.
Day 5: Paris – Burgundy – Dijon
Travel through the rolling countryside of France today, to Dijon. Your local guide will point out some of the city’s most beautiful architecture and gothic landmarks, including the Palace of the Dukes and striking Museum of Fine Arts. Later visit a vineyard in the famous Burgundy region, learn about the region’s most popular varieties, with the chance to try two delicious locally produced wines.
Day 6: Dijon – Interlaken
After breakfast at the hotel this morning, travel from the Burgundy region into the Alps and Switzerland. Then, take the incredible scenic trip via coach, cable car and gondola to the Titlis Glacier. Take in truly breathtaking views of soaring mountain peaks as far as your eye can see before concluding the day in Interlaken.
Day 7: Interlaken – Tremezzo – Lomazzo
Travel over the alps this morning to enter the fairytale region of Lake Como, known for dramatic scenery, nestled against the foothills of the mountains. This is a great day to discover the timeless beauty of the Italian lakes, with an included visit to elegant Villa Carlotta.
Day 8: Lomazzo – Florence
After the scenic drive from Lomazzo, experience a locally guided tour to introduce the heart of Florence, visiting the Santa Maria del Fiore Cathedral and impressive Piazza del Duomo. Take in the unique street life of Florence as you walk the winding old streets to the Palazzo Vecchio, in the Piazza della Signoria. The tour ends in the Straw Market at the famous Fontana del Porcellino. Nil Hotel or similar
Day 9: Florence – Rome
After breakfast at the hotel this morning, travel south to Italy’s capital. Tour Rome’s fascinating old city, visiting the beautiful Trevi fountain and Piazza Colonna. Walk through Rome’s cobbled streets to baroque Piazza Montecitorio. Visit the Pantheon (with entry included), erected by Emperor Hadrian during the 2nd century AD and preserving the biggest dome in the world. Continue on to Palazzo Madama, before arriving at Piazza Navona, famous for Bernini’s ornate Fountain of the Four Rivers.
Day 10: Rome, Italy
Explore the ornate complex of the Vatican City with an expert local guide today. Learn the history and significance of famous works of art, enter the lavish Sistine Chapel and St Peter’s Basilica. View Michelangelo’s pieta and conclude in St Peter’s Square. Enjoy free time to explore at your own pace for the rest of the day.
Day 11: Rome – Civitavecchia Cruise Port
After breakfast and check out, your driver will transfer you to Civitavecchia to embark your 10 Night Cruise from Rome to Barcelona Onboard Celebrity Reflection.
Day 12: At Sea
Your day at sea will allow you to take full advantage of everything the ship has to offer. Seek out hidden treasures and make the most of the facilities onboard. All of the ship’s activities can be found in the vessel’s daily newsletter. If relaxation is on your mind then your sea day will allow you to sit back, soak in ship life and watch the world as it floats by you.
Day 13: Katakolon (Olympia), Greece
This quaint little seaside town on the Ionian Sea is the gateway to Ancient Olympia, where Greek mythology was born and the first Olympiad was held. You may still be able to hear the distant echoes of the ancient Greeks cheering as you tour the ruins of one of the most important and exciting sanctuaries of antiquity.
Day 14: Santorini, Greece
Santorini is one of the most formidable islands in the world, famed for beautiful food, pristine water and unrivalled sunsets, in the foreground are the post card whitewashed buildings. Perceptions are had about the lost city of Atlantis being located here due to Santorini’s subtle mystery.
Day 15: Mykonos, Greece
Explore this quintessential Greek island with pristine white houses with blue accents and beautiful beaches. Once you’ve seen one of the famous sunsets, you’ll understand why this is the most visited island in the region!
Day 16: Rhodes, Greece
Rhodes is positioned off the coast of Turkey and blends history and beauty in to one. You are guaranteed to be in awe of the Grand Masters Palace and the old fortified city provides a great walk back in time.
Day 17: Piraeus (Athens), Greece
Welcome to Piraeus, the port city of Athens. It is the oldest city in Greece, a guaranteed highlight is the mystical Acropolis, perched high in the hills. Just because this city is vintage don’t think that you’ll be stuck in the past – it is juxtaposed against a modern city filled with shopping, restaurants, culture and beautiful art.
Day 18: At Sea
Enjoy a relaxing day at sea.
Day 19: Valletta, Malta
Valletta is famed for its historical aspects including churches, curated gardens, palaces and piazzas. The Magisterial Palace now houses the Maltese Parliament in it’s centuries old structure.
Day 20: At Sea
Enjoy a relaxing day at sea.
Day 21: Barcelona, Spain
Disembark your cruise in Barcelona today. Farwell Europe as you fly home today or ask us about our flexible flights and extend your stay.
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Celebrity Reflection had her inaugural sailing in August 2012, finding her home as the final Solstice class ship. She measures 319 metres with a capacity of 3046, 1271 of those are staff. Reflection boasts an expanded deck, extra seating in the main & specialty restaurants, more room in the main theatre and the incredible outdoor Lawn Club Grill with real grass! Sit back and enjoy culinary excellence with over 20 casual and sophisticated dining options, unparalleled service and luxurious accommodation. No matter how long your cruise is, you and the family will be enthralled for the whole trip! Celebrity Reflection is the perfect ship to explore all of the stunning destinations on offer.
Travel based on Cruise Departure 11 September 2023
“Prices are per person twin share in AUD, and subject to availability and currency fluctuations.
Pricing is subject to change until reservation is confirmed. Accommodation is subject to change and availability.
Surcharges may apply. Flights may not be direct or operate daily. Itinerary and inclusions are subject to change.
Disruptions to cruising and itinerary may occur. ^Flexible Booking Conditions: At any time prior to the due date of your second deposit, you have the option to: 1. Change your departure dates OR 2. Cancel your booking, in which case My Cruises will hold all funds paid in the form of a credit; which can used for a future booking with My Cruises. Changes made after the second deposit payment are subject to standard cancellation terms & conditions. Departure date changes are subject to availability & blackout dates. No refund will be given if you are not able to change your departure date as a result of alternate dates not being available. Your My Cruises Specialist will provide further details at time of booking. Shore excursions and other items such as alcoholic beverages & laundry are an additional cost. Should gratuities or hotel service charges not already be included in your package, these are mandatory and charged by the cruise line to your onboard account on a day by day basis.
Itineraries are subject to change at any time without notice.
Please note – onboard benefits valued at has been converted into Australian Dollars from the onboard currency. Details of the onboard currency can be provided by your consultant at the time of enquiry.
Due to security reasons, all guests must be on board 2 hours before sailing.
Disembarkation usually begins 2 hours after docking.
These fares/prices may change due to availability or currency fluctuations.
Please note upgrade amounts advertised may be based on lead in obstructed view staterooms.
Please note that a majority of US based (including Hawaii) hotels impose a daily mandatory additional charge that is automatically added to your bill by the hotel. There are various inclusions provided for these resort fees. These fees are separate from, cannot be prepaid prior to arrival and are in addition to our advertised package.
Please note many European hotels charge a nominal daily City Tourist Tax which is utilised locally for tourism-related purposes and to improve the local infrastructure in the area. This tax is collected by the hotels directly from the customer and the amount can vary by region, hotel size or type. Local regulations state this must be collected by the hotel and cannot be prepaid.
All passports, vaccinations and visas are the responsibility of the travelling guest to secure prior to departure from Australia. ”
Please check Visa requirements for all countries visited on this itinerary.
China, Russia, India, Canada and the USA require visas to be arranged prior to sailing for all Australian passport holders.
For Non-Australian passport holders please check with the appropriate embassy.
** Low Deposit Policy
A second deposit (part payment) will be required/date & amount will be supplied by the consultant at time of booking.
Travel insurance (strongly recommended)
Meals not mentioned in the itinerary
Entry fees not mentioned in the itinerary
Tipping & Gratuities
Children under 12 years old are not permitted on this tour. Children over 12 must travel with a responsible adult 18 year or older. There is no discount for children.
Each person is entitled to a strict maximum of one bag not exceeding 20kg on tour, regardless of any other baggage allowance.
Porter service is not included and you are expected to carry your own bags.
Luggage and personal effects are your own risk and we hold no liability for lost or damaged belongings.
Final documentation will be emailed within two weeks of departure of the respective travel component.
The itinerary and its order, sightseeing and transportation may be adjusted as deemed necessary for optimum safety, enjoyment and operation of the tour.
If attractions are not available due to reasons beyond our control such as closures or adverse weather, similar alternatives will be provided where possible.
The indicated length of trip includes time in flight and is subject to change depending on the final flight schedule.
Included admissions provide general entrance to the attraction and do not include secondary admissions or expenses inside the venue.
Any reference to ‘optional’, ‘not included’ or ‘exclusions/excluded’ means at your own expense.
Hotel star ratings are either local ratings or self-ratings provided by the supplier.
All rooms will be lead-in category or run of house unless otherwise stated.
Tipping for guides and drivers is welcomed for good service. Budget approximately AUD$5-10 per person for your driver and approx. AUD$5-10 per person per day for your Tour Leader. Cruise ship tipping is EuroXX per person, per day and automatically billed to your cabin, along with other extra charges, such as beverages.
Minimum 20 passengers.
Maximum 49 passengers per vehicle.
Optional activities may require minimum numbers to operate.
It is a condition of booking that you must always remain with the tour according to the prescribed program.
Departure from the group or deviation from the set itinerary are not permitted unless written prior consent is obtained, otherwise you risk cancellation of remaining land and air arrangements.
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