Included sightseeing

Optional extras. Enjoy your free time.

Want to explore more? As well as all the <a href=“/m/europe/included-highlights>included highlights on our tours, you get plenty of free time to do your own thing – every day. Spend more time at one of your favourite sights, wander around the shops, or just relax.

You can also make the most of your ”/contikipedia/articles/free-time">free time with our Explore More optional activities. They help turn a great trip into an unforgettable one. We’ve hand picked them because they’re the things out past Contiki travellers loved. Best of all, we’ve negotiated great prices and we can organise everything for you.

Get ready for entertainment, adventure and fun!

Here’s a few of our optional activities in Europe::

  • Paris cabaret show & dinner
  • Whitewater rafting in Austria
  • Amsterdam canal boat cruise
  • Classical concert in Vienna
  • Rhine Valley wine tasting
  • Schnaps museum & tasting
  • Cog-railway ride up a mountain
  • Caique boat cruise in Corfu
  • Gondola ride in Venice
  • Spanish flamenco show
  • Guided tour of ancient Rome
  • Parasailing & waterskiing
  • Belly-dancing dinner in Turkey
  • Tandem paragliding in the Tyrol
  • Historical walking tour in Berlin
  • Thermal pools bath in Pamukkale
  • Tuscan feast & entertainment
  • Canoeing and kayaking in the Lake District
  • Cruise on Lake Windermere
  • Guided walking tour of Venice
  • Guided tour of Pompeii
  • Beerhall dinner in Munich
  • Trip to the volcano on Santorini
  • Ghost walk in York
  • Guided bike tour in Prague
  • Scottish haggis & bagpipe evening
  • Guinness brewery visit
  • Jeep hire on Corfu
  • Day clubbing on Mykonos
  • Cruise on a Scottish ‘Loch’
  • Boat trip on Geiranger Fjord
  • Countryside mountain bike ride
  • Russian ballet
  • Turkish bath

  • PLEASE NOTE: It’s important that you check your insurance includes your participation in adventure activities and be aware that some of our optionals can be physically demanding and therefore involve some risk.

    Find out more…

    Descriptions and prices of the optional activities related to each trip can be found under the “Optional Activities” tab found on each tour page. Use the Trip Finder to look up a specific tour.




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