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Travel Update: COVID-19
Luxury

Grand European by Rail

Rome to Paris
15 Days Request Quote
Trip Code: EULGT15
  • Trip Highlights
  • Map & Itinerary
  • Travel & Accommodation

Your Vacation Includes

  • Experiences in 10 destinations
  • Luxury dining - a total of 22 meals
  • 14 nights luxury land accommodation
  • Expert tour director
  • Enjoy a dinner cruise on board a traditional Venetian galleon
  • Enjoy a wine tasting in the Lavaux region

Map & Itinerary

Europe map EULGT15 2021
Rome to Paris

Designed Exclusively for APT guests

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

These once-in-a-lifetime moments allow you to experience an unforgettable world of exclusive moments, incredible cultures and charming surprises

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™

Give your holiday a personal touch with a choice of included sightseeing or dining options

Arrive before midday and be transferred to your hotel. This afternoon, enjoy a stroll through Rome, then tonight, get to know your fellow travellers during a welcome reception.

Stay: Two Nights, Rome, Hotel Bernini Bristol

Tour the Vatican, including St Peter’s Basilica. Revel in the chance to stand before Michelangelo’s frescoes which adorn the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel. Tonight, enjoy a welcome dinner.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Enjoy pre-reserved tickets to the Colosseum, then board your rail journey to Florence, where you’ll enjoy dinner this evening.

Stay: Two Nights, Florence, Sina Villa Medici, Autograph Collection

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

A local guide will show you around Florence, including a visit to the Galleria dell’Accademia to see Michelangelo’s Statue of David. Later, enjoy the afternoon at leisure to explore more of this beautiful city.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
View of church in distance over rooftops, Italy

Farewell Florence and board your business class rail journey to Venice, where you will enjoy free time before dinner this evening.

Stay: Two Nights, Venice, San Clemente Palace Kempinski

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Board a traditional Venetian galleon and enjoy a delicious dinner as you cruise through the lagoon. Absorb the breathtaking views of the waterfront and the city of Venice by night.

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™

You have the choice of a walking exploration of Venice, or sampling Italian treats on a culinary tour.


Join your preferred activity. This evening, enjoy a Signature Experience.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Take a rail journey to Milan, where you’ll embark on a guided city discovery.

Stay: Milan, Hotel NH Collection Milano President

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Travel to Montreux by train, where you will enjoy an orientation tour on arrival.

Stay: Two Nights, Montreux, Grand Hôtel Suisse Majestic in a Lake View Room

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Journey to the famous Lavaux wine region for a tasting.


Spend the morning at leisure then enjoy a Signature Experience. The evening is yours to spend as you wish.

Daily :
  • Breakfast

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™

Perhaps choose a lively Swiss folklore restaurant for traditional cuisine, or your hotel’s restaurant.


Your glass-dome first-class journey aboard the GoldenPass takes you to Lucerne today. On arrival, explore the old town. This evening, decide where you’d like to go for dinner.

Stay: Two Nights, Lucerne, Hotel Schweizerhof Luzern or similar

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Cruise Lake Lucerne, then afterwards ride the world’s steepest cogwheel train to Mt Pilatus, before descending by a scenic gondola.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
View from the top of Mt Pilatus overlooking Lucerne, Switzerland

After breakfast, board your train to Paris. On arrival, transfer to your hotel. With the evening at leisure, you might choose to stroll the streets of Paris and discover the local dining scene.

Stay: Three Nights, Paris, Hotel du Collectionneur Arc de Triomphe

Daily :
  • Breakfast

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Indulge in a sumptuous lunch at Ore Restaurant in Versailles, owned by renowned chef Alain Ducasse. Afterwards, discover the splendour behind Louis XIV’s transformation of the Palace of Versailles.


Tour Paris before a Signature Experience.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™

Perhaps join a culinary walking tour, enjoy a guided tour by vintage 2CV car or soak up the Parisian atmosphere as you explore the Montmartre district.


Today, decide how you’d like to see Paris.

Daily :
  • Breakfast

Be transferred to the airport after breakfast.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
Sun rising behind the treeline boulevard with the eiffel tower in the distance

It has been a privilege to welcome so many guests aboard APT’s award-winning journeys, and a joy to see those guests fall in love with each new experience the world presents.