See World-Famous Landmarks and Museums in London and Paris
This vacation takes you to two of Europe’s most iconic cities—London and Paris, where you’ll have 8 days to snap shots of Buckingham Palace, the Eiffel Tower, and other attractions. There’s no set itinerary, so you can explore and take side trips at your own pace. This vacation includes:
- Round-trip airfare from New York
- Flight from London to Paris
- 3 nights of standard accommodations at the Park International Hotel in London
- 3 nights of standard accommodations at the Timhotel Berthier Paris
- Breakfast daily
Your trip begins in the 2,000-year-old city of London, where you’ll have 3 nights to explore such attractions as Westminster Abbey and Big Ben. Get inside the London Eye ferris wheel’s glass pods to see of the city and the Thames River from 443 feet up.
- Arts and culture: The building that houses Tate Modern was once a power station. Now, it contains contemporary artwork by Andy Warhol, Jackson Pollock, and Pablo Picasso.
- Iconic architecture: Built after the Great Fire of 1666, the 18th-century St. Paul’s Cathedral is Sir Christopher Wren’s best-known work. Frommer’s calls the domed church the “defining landmark of the city skyline.”
- Out of the ordinary: Pollock’s Toy Museum houses a quirky collection of wax figurines, early teddy bears, puppets, and mechanical toys from the Victorian age.
- Eat like a local: Sprinkle salt and vinegar on your fish and chips or nosh on traditional bangers and mash dripping with onion gravy. Other traditional British dishes include hearty beef Wellington or steak and kidney pie.
- Grab a pint at a neighborhood pub—London has approximately 7,000 of them.
- Accommodations: Park International Hotel
A quick flight takes you from London to Paris, one of the world’s most romantic cities. When you’re not viewing masterpieces at the Louvre, mosey over to the Left Bank, where you can pop into the cafes and bookstores that inspired the works of Hemingway, Kerouac, and Picasso.
- Arts and culture: Housed in an old train station, the Musee d’Orsay is best known for its unparalleled collection of Impressionist works by Monet, Renoir, Manet, and other 19th-century artists.
- Iconic architecture: The Eiffel Tower was dismissed by some critics as a “truly tragic street lamp” when it was built. Millions of annual visitors from all over the world would beg to differ. It’s especially beautiful at night, when it twinkles with 20,000 lights.
- Eat like a local: Stop at any of the myriad sidewalk pastry vendors to try buttery croissants filled with chocolate, handmade crepes, tarts, and more.
- Accommodations: Timhotel Berthier Paris
Frequently Asked Questions
1. How much would it cost to fly from an airport not listed as part of this deal? The supplemental fee is subject to departure date and availability at the time of booking. For information regarding a specific departure date, please call (800) 682-3333 to speak with a Gate 1 Travel Reservation Specialist.
2. Can we extend our trip before or after the promotional dates for the deal? Yes, you may extend your trip for a supplemental fee at the time of booking.
3. How do I find out if the dates I want to travel are available? The dates available are listed on each option.
4. What happens if I buy the Groupon and my travel dates are not available? We suggest calling Gate 1 Travel to redeem your vouchers as soon as possible so that you do not run into this problem.
5. Does my child need a Groupon, and can they stay in my room? Children under 12 do not need a Groupon voucher. Contact Gate 1 Travel directly for child fares (1-800-682-3333).