Join Azamara Quest for 12 nights of Baltic cruising from Stockholm to Amsterdam! Then enjoy a 10 night rail and stay journey from Amsterdam to Rome!
Depart from either: Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Adelaide, Perth
FARE TYPE: Economy Booking Classes Q/S
CHANGES/CANCELLATIONS/FEES: For further information refer to the Terms & Conditions located on our website.
Enjoying a prime waterfront location right in the centre of Stockholm, this magnificent hotel offers an upscale accommodation ideal for business travellers and tourists as well. Situated next to the beautiful Nybroviken and overlooking the Dramatic Theatre and Strandvägen, the hotel has hosted various celebrities and everyday bon vivants since 1912. The financial district, exclusive shopping and delicious restaurants are all on the hotel's doorstep.
Take in the incredible cities of Amsterdam, Paris, Geneva, Venice and Rome on this epic ten-night holiday by rail. Explore the canals of Amsterdam, the museums of Paris, the lakeside beauty of Geneva, the historic attractions in Venice and the ancient Colosseum in Rome. Priority access to attractions such as the Eiffel Tower in Paris and the St. Mark’s Basilica in Venice are also included! This is one holiday you won't want to miss!
*Accommodation is in 3 star hotels or higher, with options to upgrade for a supplement. The specific hotel(s) will be advised at the time of booking.
DAY 1 - ARRIVE IN AMSTERDAM
Welcome to Amsterdam! Upon arrival, check in at your hotel for a two-night stay and head out to explore the laid back, canal-side city! In the afternoon, make use of your canal cruise and explore the scenic waterways of Amsterdam. The ticket also gives you free entry to the Rijksmuseum. Spend the evening enjoying a tasty meal in one of the city's restaurants before retiring to the hotel for a good night's rest. (Overnight in Amsterdam)
DAY 2 - AMSTERDAM
After breakfast, explore the city further using your hop-on, hop-off bus tour. Make the most of the city's famous museums, such as the Hermitage Amsterdam, Van Gogh Museum and many more. Your hop-on, hop-off bus tour will transport you to attractions such as the Anne Frank House and the Heineken Experience. Audio commentary is available on the bus and you can get on and off the bus as many times as you like. In the evening, why not enjoy a delightful meal in the vibrant Leidseplein area. (Overnight in Amsterdam) B
DAY 3 - AMSTERDAM TO PARIS
Enjoy a final breakfast in the hotel and then make your way to the train station for the journey to Paris. On arrival, check in at your hotel for a two-night stay. Why not spend the afternoon shopping along the Champs Elysees or take in the views from the Sacre Coeur Basilica. (Overnight in Paris) B
DAY 4 - PARIS
After breakfast this morning, use your Paris Pass to see as many of the city's sights as possible. Enjoy skip the line entry to attractions such as the Louvre Museum and access to more than 60 attractions throughout the city. Also included in your holiday is a Skip the Line Eiffel Tower tour with summit access, perfect for enjoying the sweeping views of the city from its most iconic vantage point. After an exciting day sightseeing, savour a delectable Steak Frites dinner at a local brassiere. (Overnight in Paris) B
DAY 5 - PARIS TO GENEVA
Enjoy breakfast and then taker a train from Paris to Geneva. Upon arrival, check in at your hotel for a two-night stay. Make the most of your time in Geneva - spend the evening enjoying a tasty meal at a local lakeside restaurant, or take a relaxing boat trip out on the lake and admire the city's cosmopolitan feel and the stunning backdrop of the Alps and the Jura mountains. (Overnight in Geneva) B
DAY 6 - GENEVA
After breakfast this morning, enjoy an additional day discovering Geneva on your guided tour through the city. Not to be missed are the world's highest fountain, the Jet d'Eau, which fires water into the sky on the beautiful lakefront, and the Museum of the International Committee of the Red Cross, one of the best museums of its kind in Europe. (Overnight in Geneva) B
DAY 7 - GENEVA TO VENICE
After breakfast, depart Geneva in the morning and travel to Venice on one of the most scenic routes in Europe, the Simplon Pass. Relax while the train follows the shores of Lake Leman and across Swiss vineyards, with stunning views of the Alps in the background. Travel further south after crossing the border into Italy before arriving in Venice. On arrival, check in at your hotel and enjoy a two-night stay. (Overnight in Venice) B
DAY 8 - VENICE
Enjoy breakfast in the hotel and then perhaps take your included two-hour tour of St. Mark's Basilica and Doge's Palace. Enjoy skip the line access to both attractions, eliminating the need to queue for entry. Admire the spectacular mosaics in St. Mark's Basilica and the grand rooms of the Doge's Palace. An expert guide will explain the historic importance of these buildings throughout history. Also included in your holiday is a two-hour walking tour led by a knowledgeable local guide who will steer you through the backstreets and show you the hidden charms of this magical city. Learn about Venetian history as you stroll along narrow alleyways and over the quaint bridges before enjoying a Gondola ride through the maze of canals. (Overnight in Venice) B
DAY 9 - VENICE TO ROME
Depart Venice after breakfast for the journey through Italy to Rome. Upon arrival, check in at your hotel for a two-night stay. Spend the afternoon on your included hop-on, hop-off tour, transporting you to attractions such as the Vatican City, the Trevi fountain and the Colosseum. Listen to the informative commentary on board and get on and off the bus as many times as you wish. (Overnight in Rome) B
DAY 10 - ROME
After breakfast in the hotel, head out for another day exploring this fascinating city. In the morning, why not use your included skip the line ticket to access the Colosseum and learn about the gladiators and the emperors who roamed this historic monument. You will also walk around the first and second tier of the building with an expert guide on the walking tour part of this trip. In the afternoon, enjoy a half-day tour of the Vatican and Sistine chapel. The tour includes transport from Rome to Vatican City and provides access to the top attractions. (Overnight in Rome) B
DAY 11 - YOUR JOURNEY ENDS IN ROME
After breakfast this morning, check out of your hotel and continue with your travels. If you wish to extend your holiday, perhaps with an additional day in a different city, one of our Rail Specialists will be happy to assist you with the details. B
MEAL GUIDE: B - BREAKFAST, BR - BRUNCH, L - LUNCH, AT - AFTERNOON TEA, D -DINNER
Terms & Conditions: AU$250 per person non-refundable deposit is required at the time of booking.