London and Paris Getaway by Rail

The pomp & pageantry of London plus the romantic atmosphere of Paris; roam on your own during flexible dates with flights, hotel & rail included


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Style Independent PackageThese un-escorted packages have no set schedule or guides, so you have the freedom and flexibility to explore on your own from your centrally-located hotel. More of these packages
Freedom to explore at your own pace; unescorted
Departures Choose your own dates
Themes History & Culture
What to Expect Our independent packages offer you maximum freedom to see what you like, when you like during your vacation. We offer optional airport transfers as well as your choice of sightseeing excursions. Travel safely and confidently with our new health & safety protocols.
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Ask any experienced traveler about London and Paris, and chances are you'll hear that they are personal favorites, high on the list of "visit every chance I get" cities. The pomp, pageantry and grandeur are only the beginning of the story. Both London and Paris have absolutely everything you could want from a travel destination, wonderful restaurants, inspired fashion and shopping galore.

Package includes

  • Flights
  • Train
  • Hotel
  • Meals
  • Round-trip flights from New York (JFK) or Newark (EWR) via scheduled carriers, including taxes & fees
  • 6 nights accommodations
  • Eurostar Rail from London to Paris with reserved seating

Optional add-ons

  • Arrival airport transfers in London
  • Departure airport transfers in Paris
  • Choice of sightseeing excursions in each city

Detailed Itinerary

Day 1: Depart USA

  • Your exciting trip to London begins today as you depart for the United Kingdom on an overnight flight.

Day 2: London, United Kingdom

Full Day Itinerary: Tower BridgeUpon arrival in London you will make your way independently to your centrally located hotel or choose our optional airport transfer.

Enjoy the balance of the day to relax and unwind and enjoy the facilities of the hotel or explore this beautiful city on your own.

Days 3-4: London

Full Day Itinerary:The London Eye at nightEnjoy 2 full days at leisure to explore London independently or select our optional Hop On / Hop Off tour.

From its Roman history to the bustling modern metropolis that it is today. Get a 360 degree view by taking a ride on the London Eye or stay grounded for a more intimate approach to the city.

If you have a taste for London’s macabre past, be sure to visit the Tower of London. Famous as a place of imprisonment and execution, it has also been used as an armory, a mint, a royal residence, a menagerie, and observatory; and is still used as a safe-deposit box for the Crown Jewels.

Day 5: London / Paris

  • Travel via "The Chunnel" to Paris.

Full Day Itinerary: The Eiffel Tower at sunrise.Today, make your way independently to St. Pancras rail station and travel on the Eurostar High Speed Rail line via the Chunnel and arrive at Gare du Nord rail station in Paris. Travelling at speeds up to 186 mph, you’ll arrive in Paris in only 2 hours and 15 minutes.

Upon arrival, independently make your way to your hotel for check-in. Spend the remainder of your day utilizing the hotel’s facilities or begin your exploration of the City of Lights.

Days 6-7: Paris

Full Day Itinerary:The LouvreEnjoy 2 full days at leisure or choose our optional Hop On / Hop Off tours.

You may choose to visit the Champs Elysees, the River Seine, and the Arc de Triomphe. A trip to Paris is not complete without a visit to the Eiffel Tower. Perhaps dine in one of the two restaurants housed within, but reservations are required. Please visit, to book reservations in advance.

Be sure to visit Notre Dame Cathedral, Musée d’Osay, Place de la Concorde, and the world’s largest art museum, The Louvre, where you’ll view the unique inverted pyramid designed by world-renowned architect, IM Pei.

Day 8: Return to the USA

  • This morning, transfer to the airport independently or select our optional transfer.
  • Later, return to the USA.

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