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London to Paris by Train

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The one that glides from the streets of London to dreamy Paris

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  • Duration

    5 days

  • Places

    2 places

  • Meals

    4 Breakfasts, 1 Dinner

  • Transport Style

    Train

  • Group Size

    Maximum 24 people

  • Team

    Expert Trip Manager and Local Guides

London, Paris

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About this trip

Ticking off two of Europe's most famous cities in under a week through the magic of train travel, you'll start in London with a locally guided tour of the West End and free time to explore the city's most iconic sites before making tracks for Paris. Nestled near Paris's two coolest neighbourhoods, Montmartre & Le Marais, you'll have the chance to explore by e-scooter or by foot, while munching on patisserie treats & discovering the delights of Parisian cabaret for the ultimate affair to remember.

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Map & Itinerary

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  • Via location
  • River route
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Nights spent per location

  1. 2 2 nights

    London

  2. 2 2 nights

    Paris

DAY 1 - Arrive London

London

Your European train adventure begin here in the famous city of London. Tonight we'll get to know each other over a three course dinner in London's premier entertainment district, the West End. Cheers!

Stay

Ibis Styles Gloucester Road (or similar)

INCLUDED EXPERIENCES

  • Enjoy a 3-course meal in London's West End

DAY 2 - London

London

We'll get started early this morning on our London adventures with a MAKE TRAVEL MATTER™ experience - a not-for-profit tour of iconic Covent Garden and London's West End, hosted by the men and women who once lived on the streets of London. They know this grand old capital better than anyone, and will show you the secrets of London's historic hidden alleys not usually seen by tourists. Then you have a free day to explore this city your way - head to Southbank to check out the London Eye, the Thames, views of Big Ben and the famous skyline, browse the stalls at Portobello Road or Camden Stables Market, stroll through Hyde Park or Hampstead Heath, promenade on Primrose Hill, or explore some of the world famous exhibits at the V&A and Natural History Museum. Early this evening you have the option to join an East End food walking tour around Brick Lane, tasting British, European and international street food from pie & mash to Jewish-style filled beigels and the UK's number one favourite dish, curry.

Stay

Ibis Styles Gloucester Road (or similar)

INCLUDED EXPERIENCES

  • Take an ‘Unseen Tour’ of Covent Garden, hosted by ex-homeless & vulnerably housed Londoner (MAKE TRAVEL MATTER® Experience)

FREE TIME ADD-ONS

  • East End Food Tour

DAY 3 - London to Paris

London

Say ta-ra to the Thames after your buffet breakfast. It's time to hop on the Eurostar through the channel tunnel to Paris today.

Paris

An iconic train journey later, and we're in Paris. We'll waste get no time getting acquainted with the city's 'ooh la la' worthy sites with a free afternoon to see the icons and maybe check out one of Paris's coolest neighbourhoods, Montmartre or Le Marais, close to our hotel. You can even take an optional E-Scooter tour and whizz between the city's most quintessential sites on two wheels.

Stay

Ibis Styles Gare de l’Est Château Landon (or similar)

FREE TIME ADD-ONS

  • Glide around Paris on an E-scooter, touring the icons on two wheels with a local guide

    EUR 29.00

DAY 4 - Paris

Paris

We'll start the next morning with an optional patisserie walking tour, winding our way around the cutest cafes in Paris while enjoying an array of delicate flaky creations. Afterwards, we'll have all day to explore. Want to see the Mona Lisa in the Louvre? Aching to get a snap of the Arc de Triomphe?  The city is yours to uncover. How does a picnic in the shadow of the Eiffel Tower sound? As evening draws in, our hearts will be stolen by the city of love, and that's before we get an option to end on a high, watching dancers, acrobats and singers whizz by at an authentic Parisian cabaret show - with an included dinner, of course. Can you can can?

Stay

Ibis Styles Gare de l’Est Château Landon (or similar)

FREE TIME ADD-ONS

  • Explore Paris through Tasty pastries with a Patisserie Walking Tour

    EUR 22.00

  • Cabaret Dinner and Show Year Round

    From EUR 124.00

DAY 5 - End Paris

Paris

Paris it's been an affair to remember, but this morning we're saying farewell to our Contiki family and our European adventure. We'll stay in touch, and we'll no doubt be back soon enough.

Top Experiences

2 included & 4 free time add-ons available to add later

  • Take an ‘Unseen Tour’ of Covent Garden, hosted by ex-homeless & vulnerably housed Londoner (MAKE TRAVEL MATTER® Experience)

    Included

    London

  • Glide around Paris on an E-scooter, touring the icons on two wheels with a local guide

    EUR 29.00

    Paris

  • Paris Patisserie Tour

    EUR 22.00

    Paris

London to Paris by Train

2 Inclusions

Experiences that are included with your trip

  • Enjoy a 3-course meal in London's West End
  • Take an ‘Unseen Tour’ of Covent Garden, hosted by ex-homeless & vulnerably housed Londoner (MAKE TRAVEL MATTER® Experience)

4 Free Time Add-Ons

Optional experiences that you can choose from and pay for on your trip

  • East End Food Tour
  • Glide around Paris on an E-scooter, touring the icons on two wheels with a local guide EUR 29.00
  • Paris Patisserie Tour EUR 22.00
  • Cabaret Dinner and Show Year Round From EUR 124.00

Where You'll Stay

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  • 4 nights

    All accommodation is included on this trip

    4 nights in Hotel

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