Insight Vacations - Fly to Europe for $299*pp return!
To book an escorted European trip that has you holidaying in style, talk to us ...and make your travel dreams come true and see the stunning regions of Europe and beyond!
11 days | from $ 4994 per person twin share
Fly return for $299 with Insight Vacations Discovery trip European Dream a journey that allows you to live your European Dream and come face-to-face with history through memorable local interactions. Meet a gondolier in Venice and learn how the tradition of gondola navigation is being passed on to future generations and marvel at the skills of an Italian chef during a cooking demonstration where you'll learn how to make homemade pasta.
- At a restaurant in the medieval heart of Orvieto, explore the art of Italian cooking with Chef Lorenzo and observe how he makes fresh pasta by hand.
- In Tuscany enjoy a tasting of locally-made wines and sample delicious Tuscan snacks in the underground cellar of Machiavelli's home. While here you will visit the Italian gardens and be privy to a private opening of the ofﬁce where he wrote 'The Prince.'
- As they say When in Rome - See the mighty Colosseum, overlook the Roman Forum. You will also see other medieval buildings, including Renaissance palaces and Baroque churches, scattered through the city.
- Visit Rothenburg-ob-der Tauber, the most well-preserved town on the Romantic Road. With an artisan baker, enjoy a demonstration and learn the history of the traditional pastry Schneeballen (snowball), followed by a tasting.
Product Code: N912
- 29 July 2018
- 19 August 2018
Road to Rome
12 days | from $5294 per person twin share
Fly return for only $299 on Insight Vacations Discovery trip Road to Rome one of our best-selling itineraries. This is an iconic journey of Europe's bucket-list favourites: Paris, Swiss mountains and lakes, Venice and Rome. You'll return home with little doubt of Europe's almighty magnificence. As any good traveller knows, meeting the locals along the way is what makes for great stories, which is why we've packed the itinerary with plenty of interpersonal experiences.Fly return for only $299 on Insight Vacations Discovery trip Road to Rome one of our best-selling itineraries. This is an iconic journey of Europe's bucket-list favourites: Paris, Swiss mountains and lakes, Venice and Rome. You'll return home with little doubt of Europe's almighty magnificence. As any good traveller knows, meeting the locals along the way is what makes for great stories, which is why we've packed the itinerary with plenty of interpersonal experiences.
- In Rome savour a four-course Celebration Dinner with wine to the rich tremolo of some of Italy’s best-loved opera.
- Walk the narrow streets of Innsbruck, the Old Town, lined with medieval houses and arcades, to see the Golden Roof and Imperial Palace.
- Enjoy a spectacular journey to the summit of Mount Stanserhorn where you will learn about local wildlife from a local Swiss Ranger.
- While in Veneto delight in a delicious local prosecco tasting, the result of diligent work by the vignerons at a local winery. You will even learn how to make the ideal Bellini
Product Code: E924
- 17 July
- 7 and 14 August 2018
Flavours of Europe
9 days | from $4094 per person twin share
Fly return for $299 on Insight Vacations Discovery trip Flavours of Europe and experience the essence of Europe as you travel through bustling Rome and Paris, stopping off in Renaissance Florence, the colourful ocean-side villages of the Cinque Terre and the glittering snow-capped peaks of Switzerland. Explore local life as you enjoy small-group dining in Lucerne and cross paths with locals who are passionate about sharing Europe’s rich heritage, culture and traditions with you.
- Visit Cinque Terre with your Local Expert, while you cruise to and explore two of the villages of this UNESCO World Heritage Site.
- In Rapallo enjoy an authentic, family-style dinner at a local trattoria where fresh ingredients combine with traditional recipes for a truly Italian dining experience.
- While in Paris meet a local foodie for a behind-the-scenes look into Parisian life Try some local delicacies in a pâtisserie, boulangerie, fromagerie and chocolatier on a gourmet walking tour off the beaten track.
- Be among the select few to gain VIP access to the Vatican Museums. See the Bramante Staircase and Michelangelo’s ceiling in the Sistine Chapel.
Product Code: N812
- 18 August 2018
8 days | from $3894 per person twin share
Fly return for only $599 with your Insight Vacations trip and see Italy’s best-loved cities and discover a treasure trove of cultural riches, authentic cuisine and genuine dolce vita on this diverse itinerary.
- In Venice see a master craftsman honouring age-old Venetian crafts, when you visit an artisan showroom and workshop on Giudecca Island.
Product Code: E971
- 15 July 2018 through till the 19th August 2018
Grand Italy and Sicily
17 days | from $7094 per person twin share
Fly return for only $599 with your Insight Vacations trip and explore the wonders of Italy, as you enter the Vatican Museum in VIP style, visit the fishing villages of the famous Cinque Terre and join an expert vintner for a tasting of Puglia’s most celebrated blends. From picture-perfect Capri to romantic Sicily, discover the very best of Italy.
- Visit Pompeii and walk with a Local Expert through the cobbled streets of this ill-fated town, frozen in time since the 1st century.
- In Matera visit this UNESCO World heritage Site and see famous Sassi or cave dwellings, which were home to about 20,000 people until 1950.
- Delight in the magic of Venice as you are serenaded, travelling through the atmospheric canals by gondola.
- Explore Taormina Riviera with your local Expert. Visit the Greek Theatre, see Palazzo Corvaja and wander Corso Umberto to admire the views from Piazza IX Aprile.
Product Code: E921
- 13 April 2018