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Experience three great cities in three countries on one exciting European rail vacation! This amazing journey starts in stylish Milan, where you’ll take in the best of high-fashion, spectacular architecture and fine Italian cuisine. From Milan, take the world-famous Bernina Express through scenic Tirano, Italy and into the mountains of Switzerland to the idyllic Swiss town of Chur. Enjoy a relaxing day of fresh mountain air and the charming, old world pace of Chur before boarding the train to Paris for two days of the best sights and attractions in the iconic French capital.

Highlights

  • Enjoy all the best of Milan including the Duomo, world-class shopping and delicious cuisine
  • Experience the incredible views on the spectacular Bernina Express train from Tirano to Chur
  • Spend two nights in the Paris, the ‘City of Light,’ taking in all the best sights and attractions

 PACKAGE ALSO INCLUDES:

  • Rail travel in standard class throughout
  • Seat reservation on the Bernina Express
  • 1 night hotel stay with breakfast in Milan
  • 1 night hotel stay with breakfast in Chur
  • 2 nights’ hotel stay with breakfast in Paris
  • Skip-the-Line Eiffel Tower Tour and Seine River Cruise
Trip Map

Disclaimer:

Prices are per person, based on double occupancy. Prices do not include rail from your hometown. Package prices are subject to change without notice, and all reservations are based upon availability at the time of booking. Single occupancy supplements will apply for solo travelers. Hotel and room facilities vary and may be subject to additional fees. Some hotels require payment of local city taxes on arrival. Please call for pricing. We accept all major credit and debit cards. Activities referenced in the itinerary during free time are for suggested purposes only and are not included. Seasonal activity (if applicable): During the off-season, some tours may not be available. In this case, a similar tour will be substituted. Passports are required when traveling outside the United States including crossing the Canadian border.

DAY 1 MILAN
Welcome to Milan! On arrival, make your way to your hotel and check in for an overnight stay. Spend your time in Milan exploring Europe's exciting capital of fashion. Home to the Last Supper, the majestic La Scala Opera house and a beautiful cathedral, Milan is the heart of Italian style and sophistication. Fashionistas will be in heaven here within the spiritual home of Armani, Versace and Gucci to name a few! Take a trip to the Quadrilatero d'Oro (Golden Quad) where top designers have established their flagship stores or seek out the vintage boutiques for a fantastic bargain. (Overnight in Milan) B
DAY 2 MILAN TO CHUR
After breakfast this morning, roll along the tracks past incredible mountain scenery from Milan to Chur via Tirano on the iconic Bernina Express. Relax and enjoy the views as the train meanders through the streets of Tirano, follows the curves of the stone-arched Brusio Spiral and skirts the banks of sparkling Lake Poschiavo. Ascend and descend through mountain scenery, and traverse the towering Landwasser Viaduct. This is one train journey you won’t soon forget! On arrival in Chur, check in at your hotel for an overnight stay. Enjoy the breathtaking sights of one of Switzerland’s oldest cities, from the Gothic architecture of the Old Town to the surrounding dramatic mountain scenery. Enjoy one of the fascinating galleries in town, take a hike to one of the many magnificent vistas around the city, and enjoy a meal at an authentic Swiss eatery. (Overnight in Chur) B

 DAY 3 CHUR TO PARIS
After breakfast this morning, board the train in Chur for your journey to Paris via Zurich. Enjoy more of the spectacular Swiss mountain scenery on the way and on arrival in Paris, check in at your hotel for an overnight stay. Enjoy a day at leisure in the ‘City of Light.’ Visit the stunning Notre-Dame Cathedral or go shopping along the Rue St Honore. Visit a range of museums dotted around the city or simply relax at a Parisian café and sample local specialities. (Overnight in Paris) B

 DAY 4 PARIS
Today get a great view across Paris on your skip the line Eiffel Tower small group tour, then relax with a 1hr cruise along the Seine river. (Overnight in Paris) B

 DAY 5 YOUR JOURNEY ENDS IN PARIS
After breakfast this morning, check out of your hotel and continue with your onward travels. If you would like to extend your vacation, perhaps with an additional stop or additional days in a different city, one of our Rail Specialists would be happy to help you with all the details. B

 MEAL GUIDE: B - BREAKFAST, BR - BRUNCH, L - LUNCH, AT - AFTERNOON TEA, D -DINNER

ABC Hotel Chur

The ABC Chur is a modern boutique hotel with 40 comfortable and contemporary bedrooms. There is a cosy lobby bar where you can enjoy a night-cap in the evening, as well as a spa-lounge with a fitness centre, sauna and steam bath. The hotel is close to the main railway station, in the centre of Chur.

Romantik Hotel Stern Chur

The Romantik Hotel Stern is a historic hotel with 64 comfortable and modern bedrooms. The hotel has a traditional Swiss restaurant called the Buendner Stube which offers a menu of seasonal dishes from locally sourced produce. The hotel is situated in the centre of Chur, close to the Old Town.

Le Marceau Bastille

Le Marceau Bastille Hotel is a contemporary design hotel with a choice of 55 urban or ecological style bedrooms. The hotel also boasts a funky lobby bar which plays host to its own regularly updated art collection. Le Marceau Bastille is located in the Bastille district of Paris, a short walk from the lively Marais area and the Opera Bastille. The location offers easy access by metro to all of Paris's main sights and attractions.

Saint Paul Rive Gauche Paris

The beautiful Saint-Paul Rive-Gauche is located between the world-famous Sorbonne and the beautiful Luxembourg Gardens in the centre of Paris. The 17th century boutique hotel is housed in a former 17th century grand residence and is known for its beautiful arched cellar. Each room comes fully air-conditioned and is equipped with modern amenities such as a flat-screen TV and free Wi-Fi access. Other tourist attractions nearby include Notre Dame, the Pantheon, Palais Garnier and The Louvre.

Terrass Hotel Paris

The Terrass Hotel is a classic 19th century building with 98 individually decorated rooms. The hotel features a Piano Bar where guests can enjoy cocktails and bar snacks and a seventh floor summer roof terrace with great views across Paris. The hotel is located a short stroll away from famous landmarks such as the Sacré-Coeur and the Moulin Rouge.

See our special offer package with a free tour and Musée d'Orsay tickets!

Grand Hotel Dore Paris

Located in Paris’ 12th Arrondissement, the Grand Hotel Dore is a traditional hotel in the centre of Paris. Just a stone’s throw from the nearest Metro stop, the whole of Paris is your oyster. Rooms are cosy and comfortable, boasting en suite bathrooms and TVs with satellite channels.

Grand Hotel Francais

The Grand Hotel Francais is a chic, modern hotel located in the centre of Paris, just 550 yards from Nation. Rooms are individually decorated, and come equipped with en suite bathrooms, flat screen TVs and air conditioning. The property is ideally located for sightseeing, nestled just 150 yards from a Metro Station.

Hotel Trianon Rive Gauche

From the entrance, our hotel welcomes you in our beautiful baroque open, spacious and comfortable lobby. Perfectly equipped, you can consult the many newspapers and magazines at your disposal, enjoy a delicious espresso or enjoy computers with Internet access and printers.

Starhotels Anderson Milan

The Starhotels Anderson Milan is a centrally located, chic hotel featuring 106 contemporary rooms and suites. The stylish restaurant, Black serves excellent international cuisine as well as traditional Italian dishes. The sophisticated lounge bar is open every day until midnight perfect for a drink before dinner or after a day's sightseeing. The Starhotels Anderson is located directly opposite the main station, close to major attractions such as the Cathedral and La Scala opera house.

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Disclaimer:

Prices are per person, based on double occupancy. Prices do not include rail from your hometown. Package prices are subject to change without notice, and all reservations are based upon availability at the time of booking. Single occupancy supplements will apply for solo travelers. Hotel and room facilities vary and may be subject to additional fees. Some hotels require payment of local city taxes on arrival. Please call for pricing. We accept all major credit and debit cards. Activities referenced in the itinerary during free time are for suggested purposes only and are not included. Seasonal activity (if applicable): During the off-season, some tours may not be available. In this case, a similar tour will be substituted. Passports are required when traveling outside the United States including crossing the Canadian border.

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