Adults get to see Europe through the eyes of a child with Tauck Bridges
’ 12-day family tour, distinguished not just by its collection of capitals, but by its approach to them. There’s chocolate making in Paris
; a spin on the London Eye in a private capsule, plus a tour of the city
that pits budding Sherlock Holmeses against developing Doctor Whos; and a safari to spot sculptured animals (think dragons and other mythic creatures) around Rome
. Insider experiences include a Harry Potter
-focused look at London, the opportunity to dress in period attire at the fifteenth-century Château de Vaux-le-Vicomte, a private tour of the Sistine Chapel, and, during a country break in Italy
’s Umbrian hills, an excursion to hunt for prized truffles with a trained truffle dog. Travel in European style by taking the high-speed Eurostar train beneath the English Channel from London to Paris, where a boat tour sails the Seine. Along the way, time-travel to historic hotels, such as Rome’s nineteenth-century Palazzo Naiadi, built above ancient baths, and the 1895-vintage Langham, London
Families with kids 8 to 18. Varied activities will please children from tweens to teens.
Travel Advisor Insight:
“European vacations can really bring a school-age child’s interests to life and provide real-life perspective into the history and geography they’re learning in the classroom.” – Charissa Melnick
Check with your Virtuoso travel advisor for departure details.