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23-year-old Male living in melbourne , vic australia

James Fitness/gym/martial arts work as a maintenance fitter by trade Done a contiki around europe in 2013 and was amazing. This year traveling around Canada and america. Have also booked the new york uncovered tour while on this trip cant wait

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Trips I've Done

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New York Uncovered

1 country \ 4 days \ from US$889 per person

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European Impressions

12 countries \ 19 days \ from US$3385 per person

Favorite Tours

London to Athens

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7 countries \ 22 days \ from US$3565 per person

Tailor made for those wishing to travel the Contiki way but at a slightly more relaxed pace. Three nights in Paris gives you plenty of time for a day trip to Versailles or Euro Disney as well as the requisite shopping on the Champs-Élysées and museum visits. Make your way down through Italy via Spain and the French Riviera, chill for a few nights on the Greek island of Corfu before ending you...

Ultimate European plus Egypt

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17 countries \ 46 days \ from US$7225 per person

This tour is THE Ultimate European experience! Visit 17 countries, hit up all the major European destinations in the first half of the tour then travel to camel riding Egypt & see the pyramids. The second half is all about uncharted territory before exploring Germany, Switzerland & the Netherlands. After this, your hardest decision will be finding somewhere new to visit on your next trip!

London & Paris plus Rome

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4 countries \ 10 days \ from US$1855 per person

Discover London, Paris & Rome with this action packed tour. No need for studying maps, guidebooks & languages - leave it to us! Your time in London include a city tour of the major sites, a day trip to Bath & Stonehenge, tickets to a West End musical. Onto Paris, via the English Channel, for a city tour by night, a visit to a French perfumery & a day trip to Versailles. Then get busy in Rome & ...

Mediterranean Highlights (Winter - Start Madrid)

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5 countries \ 13 days \ from US$1286 per person

Beginning in Madrid, your amazing 2 week Mediterranean adventure takes you to all the hotspots along the Mediterranean coast & makes sure you experience the best of each city. Flamenco dance in Barcelona, rub shoulders with the rich & famous on the French Riviera, enjoy the delights of Tuscany & walk in the footsteps of Roman Emperors in Rome. Don't forget your stay in the City of Popes, Avig...

The Big Chill

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20 countries \ 47 days \ from US$4955 per person

Go everywhere, all at once, without spending your life savings! This is where it all began for Contiki, a bunch of friends, travelling to amazing places and having a great time while getting there. This tour heads south to Spain, East to Turkey and Bulgaria, winds along the Dalmatian Coast, up to Prague and Amsterdam. No stone is left unturned! Camping is all about getting in and helping out ...

Mediterranean Highlights (Start Rome)

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5 countries \ 13 days \ from US$2375 per person

Beginning in Rome, your 2 week adventure takes you to all the hotspots along the Mediterranean coast. Flamenco dance in Barcelona, rub shoulders with the rich & famous on the French Riviera, enjoy the delights of Tuscany, walk in the footsteps of Roman Emperors & soak up the Spanish flavour of Madrid. Plus heaps more in between!

Mediterranean Highlights (Winter - Start Rome)

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5 countries \ 13 days \ from US$1187 per person

Beginning in the Italian capital of Rome, your amazing 2 week Mediterranean adventure takes you to all the hotspots along the Mediterranean coast & makes sure you experience the best of each city. Flamenco dance in Barcelona, rub shoulders with the rich & famous on the French Riviera, enjoy the delights of Tuscany, walk in the footsteps of Roman Emperors & soak up the Spanish flavour of Madrid...

European Encounter (Winter)

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11 countries \ 17 days \ from US$2002 per person

The European Encounter tour is perfect for those who want to see Europe but don't have months to negotiate their way around the continent. You'll have the opportunity to walk in the steps of Roman Emperors in the Roman Forum, cruise the canals of Amsterdam, take in a Parisian cabaret show and rub shoulders with the rich and famous on the French Riviera...all in a little over two weeks!

European Impressions

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12 countries \ 19 days \ from US$3385 per person

The European Impressions is a fantastic tour for anyone that is looking for a taste of Europe...literally. The only tour that takes you to Belgium for waffles, Germany for beer, Italy for pasta, Spain for tapas and France for escargot! Of course, there's plenty more to do than just eat your way around Europe. Visits to Pisa, Monaco, Innsbruck and Carcassonne are all part of the included itin...

European Discovery (Winter)

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9 countries \ 13 days \ from US$1601 per person

If trips were like courses at a dinner party, the European Discovery would be the appetiser. 8 countries in one shot gives you a taste of all the big cities plus some hidden treasures, so you know where to go next time! From Amsterdam to Rome to Paris, you won't want to miss a thing. In fact, sleep will probably be the last thing on your mind!

European Inspiration (Winter)

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10 countries \ 20 days \ from US$2302 per person

The European Inspiration gives you the best of both holiday worlds. A great combination of destinations, Berlin, Prague, Munich, Rome and Paris to name a few, as well as two nights everywhere, giving you time to explore each city in greater detail. Scenic drives through Italy and Austria, a stopover in the heart of the Swiss Alps and plenty of awesome extras that you definitely won't want to...

New Year in Amsterdam

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3 countries \ 4 days \ from US$565 per person

Bring in the New Year in the free-wheeling city of Amsterdam. This 4 day New Year's Eve package means there’s plenty of time to get to know this cultural, café-filled & canal-lined city in depth this winter. Take time to explore before seeing in the New Year with some included drinks & snacks. There’s also an optional canal cruise as well as city tours, traditional Dutch dinners & more.

European Magic

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8 countries \ 10 days \ from US$1885 per person

European Magic takes the tried & tested favourite destinations of travellers through Europe & packs them into 1 awesome itinerary - 7 countries in just over a week. The beauty of this tour is seeing so much in a short space of time & knowing that each day is guaranteed to bring something completely different from the day before!

Eastern Escapade

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2 countries \ 13 days \ from US$2142 per person

Get a taste of the USA & Canada on this 13 day North Eastern loop – it’s a perfect mix of culture, action & adventure. Start in NYC & head South West as we make our way through Philly to Washington D.C for a taste of life in the capital. As we head into Canada, get ready for a cultural & natural feast! From the beauty of Niagara Falls through to the party vibes of Toronto, there’s loads to expe...

Best of Europe (start Paris)

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6 countries \ 13 days \ from US$2985 per person

Short on time? Got lots to check off your 'things to see' list? The Best of Europe is the tour for you. Get straight into holiday mode with sightseeing in Paris then hop on a train to Amsterdam, before driving to Berlin & Prague, finishing in style with a flight to Rome. As the name says, we've taken all the best parts of Europe, the most convenient forms of travel & combined them all into one...

London & Paris plus Paris extension

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3 countries \ 9 days \ from US$1515 per person

Spend your time discovering London & Paris with this action-packed tour. No need to negotiate maps, guidebooks, or public transport - leave that to us! Your 3 days in London include a city tour of the major sites, a day trip to Bath & Stonehenge, tickets to a West End musical & plenty of free time. And then its onto Paris for an tour of the city by night, a visit to a French perfumery & a day t...

Aegean Classic (incl. 4 days cruising)

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3 countries \ 6 days \ from US$1285 per person

The Aegean Classic, operated by Louis Hellenic Cruises, offers relaxation, sightseeing and fabulous Greek food not only for the young, but also the young at heart. Beginning and ending in Athens, you'll cruise for 4 days to the Cycladic islands of Mykonos, Santorini, Crete, Rhodes and Patmos, as well as a short stop in Kusadasi on the Turkish coast. There's nothing quite like watching the sun ...

European Contrasts plus Corfu

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12 countries \ 30 days \ from US$4385 per person

The perfect tour for those wanting to savour the best parts of Western Europe at a less than hectic pace. Travel days interspersed with free days in cities as well as a 3 day mini-break on a Greek island, this is definitely the best of both worlds when it comes to culture versus relaxation.

European Escapade

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11 countries \ 26 days \ from US$3655 per person

To Barcelona and beyond! The European Escapade takes you through the best of Western Europe, allowing time to really experience what each city has to offer. Highlights include strolling La Rambla in Barcelona, re-discovering the might of the Roman Emperors in Rome and gazing up at the Swiss Alps from your bedroom window in Switzerland. What better way to spend a month in Europe?

Great Britain & Ireland

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5 countries \ 17 days \ from US$2635 per person

This tour is a whirlwind of sightseeing, history & culture as you hit the highlights of England, Scotland & Ireland. Practice your Liverpudlian accent in the home of rock & roll's original Fab Four - The Beatles! Stroll Edinburgh's Royal Mile, then grab some binoculars to search for the Loch Ness monster. Add in drinking Guinness, kissing the Blarney Stone, castles, cathedrals & you've got an o...

Big Indochina Adventure

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4 countries \ 25 days \ from US$3906 per person

The Big Indochina Adventure is just that...big on adventures, incredible sights, experiences & good times. From the hustle and bustle of Bangkok, to the serenity of Thailand's north, to the amazing colours & culture of Vietnam & the rugged terrain and archaeological treasures of Laos, it’s all here. Finish it up with the rich but tragic past of Cambodia & more as 25 days unfold Indochina’s best.

Simply Italy (Winter)

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2 countries \ 12 days \ from US$1406 per person

Discover the big cities and some of the less famous destinations in this fabulous country. This is the only Contiki tour to stay in La Spezia in the Cinque Terre region and Milan, Italy's fashion capital! You'll also visit the picturesque village of Sirmione at Lake Garda, and re-enact the balcony scene from Romeo and Juliet in fair Verona where the story was set. Simply Italy, simply perfect!

Italian Espresso (Winter)

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2 countries \ 8 days \ from US$1012 per person

Like a well-made espresso, this tour is a short, strong hit of all things Italian! Walk in the footsteps of the Roman Emperors & throw your 3 coins in the Trevi fountain. Enjoy traditional Tuscan hospitality, art & architecture in Renaissance Florence. Then finish up by wandering tiny streets in the floating city of Venice.

Road to Athens plus 3 day Greek Island Cruise

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11 countries \ 22 days \ from US$4275 per person

Why fly direct to Athens when you can take your time exploring the cities of Europe on the way? Paris, Venice, Florence & Rome with a little of Switzerland, Germany and the Austrian Tyrol thrown in for good measure. The Road to Athens tour will definitely satisfy your travel taste buds. When you go Greek, chill out on the Isle of Corfu before exploring the capital city of Athens. You’ll finish...

Grand Southern (Start Los Angeles)

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1 country \ 26 days \ from US$3844 per person

Southern delicacies include chicken and ribs, biscuits and gravy, and more curiously, Elvis' favorite Graceland snack, a peanut butter and banana concoction. But here's food for thought: Our equally eclectic travel menu of mouth-watering southern destinations, nicely sandwiched between prime left- and right-coast stop-overs. Get a taste of Texas, full servings of Memphis and New Orleans, and a ...

LA to the Bay

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1 country \ 11 days \ from US$1665 per person

From L.A. to the Bay, we've got you covered. Starting in L.A., the city known for it's temperate climate and awesome beaches you'll have a chance to admire the Grand Canyon, gallivant around the Las Vegas strip, delight in the natural beauty of Bass Lake and Yosemite National Park and finishing in 'the city by the bay', San Francisco.

LA to the Bay (Winter)

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1 country \ 12 days \ from US$1689 per person

Showing you the best of California along with a generous dollop of snow action, get ready for good times! First party with high rollers in Vegas for a truly unique experience. Then hit the slopes or hit up loads of other winter activities in the premier alpine area of Lake Tahoe. Leave the snow-covered mountains behind & check out cosmopolitan San Fran & the lush valleys of the American Riviera...

Grand Northern

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2 countries \ 26 days \ from US$3807 per person

With 20 states & 2 Canadian provinces, get ready to go local. Start in the Big Apple before it’s all about Canada, America’s Great Lakes & Chicago en route to the American West. Chill at 4 National Parks before LAS Vegas.

Winter Wanderer

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12 countries \ 25 days \ from US$2996 per person

The Winter Wanderer is like a leisurely stroll through Europe's top destinations. Some of the highlights of the tour include: driving along the French Riviera, exploring the Eternal City of Rome (it's never too cold for Gelato!) and sampling traditional Spanish tapas in Barcelona not to mention retracing the history of WW2 and the Cold War in Berlin and Prague. Winter in Europe is not only magi...

Vietnam Highlights

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1 country \ 10 days \ from US$1293 per person

Vietnam Highlights is the perfect way for a taste of Vietnam’s best in a short amount of time. Experience the hustle and bustle of Ho Chi Minh City & Hanoi, relax and soak up the rays on a beach in Nha Trang, hit Hoi An by bike & chill out in the amazing scenery of Hue. Later, sit back & discover the amazing limestone formations of Halong Bay aboard a traditional junk boat as you indulge in Vie...

European Vista

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11 countries \ 22 days \ from US$3835 per person

Looking for mix of adventure & relaxation? This tour fits the bill. Destinations like Vienna, Prague, Paris, Rome & Amsterdam mean all your bases are covered. Free time options include a Tuscan feast & wine tasting or maybe mountain biking, paragliding & white water rafting. Your toughest decision is whether to go leisurely or adventurous...or both!

European Inspiration

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10 countries \ 20 days \ from US$3499 per person

European Inspiration features a great combination of destinations - Berlin, Prague, Munich, Rome & Paris to name a few - plus a couple of nights in each place, giving you time to really explore each city. With a stopover in the Swiss Alps & plenty of awesome extras - this tour is one you won't want to miss.

European Panorama

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13 countries \ 29 days \ from US$5125 per person

For a widescreen view of Western Europe, try the European Panorama tour, which takes you through 12 countries. Drinking wine in Bordeaux, eating traditional tapas in Barcelona, beach bumming on the Greek Island of Corfu, bike riding in the Dutch countryside. These are just a few of the activities you have available to you while touring panorama style. Whether you're into art, adventure or just ...

The Easy Rider

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12 countries \ 33 days \ from n/a per person

The 32 day Easy Rider tour covers everywhere you absolutely HAVE to go in Western Europe and more! One of the only tours to stay in Pamplona, stop in Sorrento on the picturesque Amalfi Coast AND spend four nights on the Greek island of Corfu. Pitching your tent and helping out with meals in such scenic locations will make your weekend camping trips seem almost second rate in comparison.

ANZAC Classic

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1 country \ 4 days \ from US$535 per person

2015 marks the 100 year anniversary of the ANZAC troops landing in Gallipoli. Due to the huge interest in attending the ANZAC Day service to mark this occasion, capacity has been restricted and tickets already allocated via a ballot system. Our 2015 ANZAC trip is only available to those who have been successful in the ballot. On our trip you will walk in the footsteps of the ANZAC’s on ou...

European Spirit

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9 countries \ 22 days \ from n/a per person

The European Spirit is THE sightseeing tour. Start in Paris, finish in Rome and in between.....let your imagination run wild! Cruise the canals in Amsterdam, wander the cobbled streets of Prague and watch the sun set from a cliffside bar in Dubrovnik.

London & Paris plus Amsterdam

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4 countries \ 9 days \ from US$1460 per person

Spend your time discovering London, Paris & Amsterdam with this action packed tour. No need to negotiate maps, guidebooks, or public transport - leave that to us! Your 3 days in London include a city tour of the major sites, a day trip to Bath & Stonehenge, a tickets to a West End musical & plenty of free time. Onto Paris via the English Channel for a tour of the city by night, a visit to a Fr...

Amsterdam to Barcelona

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6 countries \ 11 days \ from US$2299 per person

Get ready for some good times on your journey through Western Europe! Amsterdam & Barcelona are amazing, but it wouldn't be a proper holiday if you didn't pop into Paris, gaze at the Swiss & French Alps & experience the glamour of the French Riviera. Great destinations, awesome scenery & a top tour!

Berlin & Prague plus Vienna

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3 countries \ 9 days \ from US$1349 per person

Cover three of the most popular eastern European cities in more depth with this tour. Three nights each in Berlin and Prague affords you the opportunity for day trips out of the city centre as well as the obligatory 'tick the box' sightseeing. Why not extend your experience and travel to Budapest as well on our Berlin to Budapest tour?

Egypt & The Nile

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1 country \ 8 days \ from US$1205 per person

Travel back in time to the days of the Pharoahs with this action packed trek around Egypt. You'll be guided through the craziness of Cairo with an expert Egyptian Tour Manager, who'll be at your side for the entire tour. See the Great Pyramids & Sphinx in Giza & Valley of the Kings in Luxor. Sail on a traditional Felucca & enjoy shopping in the bazaar! No sitting on a coach for 8 days either ...

Places I've Been (?)

  • Austria
  • Belgium
  • England
  • France
  • Germany
  • Italy
  • Liechtenstein
  • Monaco
  • Netherlands
  • Spain
  • Switzerland
  • United Kingdom
  • United States

Places I'd Like to Visit

  • Albania
  • Austria
  • Belarus
  • Belgium
  • Bulgaria
  • Cambodia
  • Canada
  • China
  • Croatia
  • Czech Republic
  • Denmark
  • Egypt
  • England
  • Finland
  • France
  • Germany
  • Greece
  • Holy See (Vatican City State)
  • Hong Kong
  • Hungary
  • Ireland
  • Italy
  • Lao People's Democratic Republic
  • Liechtenstein
  • Macedonia
  • Monaco
  • Netherlands
  • Northern Ireland
  • Norway
  • Peru
  • Poland
  • Russian Federation
  • Scotland
  • Serbia
  • Slovakia
  • Slovenia
  • Spain
  • Sweden
  • Switzerland
  • Thailand
  • Turkey
  • United Kingdom
  • United States
  • Vietnam

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