WXPN and World Cafe present ....
A World Cafe Travel Adventure to
London and Paris
Departing June 13 - June 22, 2019
Experience two of the world's most captivating cities: London and Paris!
Explore the United Kingdom's cosmopolitan capital city with a local expert panoramic tour highlighting the must-sees, including Trafalgar Square, the Tower of London, Big Ben, Kensington and Knightsbridge. Enjoy a unique culinary experience in London’s famous Borough Market. Hop the sleek, futuristic Eurostar High Speed Train to Paris. Celebrate your arrival in the “City of Lights” with a special dinner at the legendary Paradis Latin, the city’s oldest cabaret theatre. Come to know the highlights of Paris, including Notre Dame Arc de Triomphe, Notre Dame Cathedral, Champs-Elysees, Place de la Concorde, and the magnificent Place Vendome. Sample delicious French cuisine and witness breathtaking views during dinner at the Eiffel Tower and a romantic Seine River cruise set against Paris’ glittering skyline.
Travelers will attend World Cafe recording sessions in both cities layered into the schedule. Both London and Paris have extensive and diverse local music scenes. As leading music recording centers, both also attract a wide array of international artists. The music schedule, as in the past, will be confirmed and announced in the weeks before departure.
Collette will also be offering optional tour excursions at additional charge during our time there once we have a better sense of the music schedule.
For more information contact Collette at (800) 581-8942 Please refer to booking #935671
10 Days • 11 Meals: 8 Breakfasts • 3 Dinners
Per Person Rates*: Double $6,169; Single $7,524; Triple $6,204
*All Rates are Per Person and are subject to change
Included in Price:
Round Trip Air from Philadelphia International Airport, Air Taxes and Fees/Surcharges, Hotel Transfers.
Not included in price: Cancellation Waiver and Insurance of $315 per person.
Posted rates valid on bookings deposited by March 1, 2019. For current pricing and availability please call Collette at: 1-800-581-8942. Reference booking #935671
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Additional rate of: Business Class $3,990
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IMPORTANT CONDITIONS: Your price is subject to increase prior to the time you make full payment. Your price is not subject to increase after you make full payment except for charges resulting from increases in government-imposed taxes or fees. Once deposited, you have 7 days to send us written consumer consent or withdraw consent and receive a full refund. (See registration form for consent.)
Day 3: Saturday, June 15, 2019 London, England Today, you will explore London, the United Kingdom's cosmopolitan capital. This evening, experience a new twist on classic British tradition as you join your new mates for a unique culinary experience in London’s famous Borough Market.
Day 5: Monday, June 17, 2019 London After a hearty breakfast, enjoy a day to explore at your leisure. You may take an optional excursion to Windsor Castle: originally built to guard the city of London, Windsor Castle has been the home of kings and queens for nine centuries and is the oldest royal residence still in use today.
Day 7: Wednesday, June 19, 2019 Paris It’s your choice! Come to know the highlights of Paris by coach or by Metro! Set out on a splendid panoramic coach tour that includes a stop to explore the impressive Notre Dame Cathedral -OR- for a truly Parisian experience, take in some of the most iconic sights by Metro. Either way you’ll see the Arc de Triomphe, Notre Dame Cathedral, Champs-Elysees, Place de la Concorde, and the magnificent Place Vendome with a local guide. Write your own story during a free afternoon. You may choose an optional guided tour at the famous Louvre,*** indulge in some of the world's best shopping on the Champs-Elysees, or simply do as the Parisians do and sit at a sidewalk café and watch the beauty that is Paris go by.
Day 9: Friday, June 21, 2019 Paris Enjoy your final day in Paris at leisure.
Day 4: Sunday, June 16, 2019 London Join a local expert for a day in London. Begin with a panoramic tour highlighting the must-sees, including Trafalgar Square, the Tower of London, Big Ben, Kensington and Knightsbridge. Stop by Harrods, the jewel in the crown of London department stores — don’t miss the world-famous food hall! This afternoon, it’s your choice! Return to wartime Britain while exploring the Churchill War Rooms, the secret underground center of Britain’s government during WWII -OR- tour Westminster Abbey,* the coronation church of Britain’s monarchs from William the Conqueror to Elizabeth II.
Day 6: Tuesday, June 18, 2019 London - Eurostar Train - Paris, France Hop the sleek, futuristic Eurostar High Speed Train to Paris. Arrive in the “City of Light,” Paris. A sophisticated metropolis featuring style, culture and history, its bustling city streets are filled with colorful history, regal pageantry, beautiful gardens, fascinating museums, celebrated monuments and grand theatres. Tonight, celebrate your arrival in Paris with a special dinner at the legendary Paradis Latin,** the city’s oldest cabaret theatre. Enjoy a sumptuous meal complete with wine, champagne and a delightful show.
Day 8: Thursday, June 20, 2019 Paris Give in to romance. Today is yours for the taking. Perhaps you will join an optional excursion to Louis XIV’s magnificent Palace and Gardens of Versailles*** and relive history as you walk through the various rooms of the State Apartments, including the Queen's bed chamber and the famous Hall of Mirrors. Tonight, sample delicious French cuisine and witness breathtaking views during dinner at the Eiffel Tower. End the perfect day with a romantic Seine River cruise set against Paris’ glittering skyline. (B, D)
Day 10: Saturday, June 22, 2019 Paris - Tour Ends Your tour ends today.
|YOUR ITINERARY AT A GLANCE|
|Days||2 - 5||Grange Tower Bridge Hotel, London|
|Days||6-9||Paris Marriott Rive Gauche|
|On some dates alternate hotels may be used.|
|Experience It! Dinner at the Eiffel Tower It’s like a scene from a movie: the lights of Paris glitter beneath you as you dine inside one of the world’s most iconic landmarks – the Eiffel Tower. Proudly rising up on the Champ de Mars in Paris, the historic Eiffel Tower is actually the tallest structure in Paris (and the most visited paid monument in the world). Soak in the exclusive experience as you sample savory French cuisine from the world’s gastronomical capital. 58 Eiffel, your restaurant for this unforgettable meal, boasts a contemporary setting that provides a wonderful contrast to the history of the building it resides in. The iron lattice tower was erected in 1889 as the entrance arch for the 1889 World’s Fair and was listed as the tallest manmade structure in the world for more than forty years. Stand inside history, relish some fine French cuisine and take in the most incredible views in the "City of Light."|
Collette’s Flagship: Collette’s tours open the door to a world of amazing destinations. Marvel at must-see sights, sample regional cuisine, stay in centrally located hotels and connect with new and captivating cultures. These itineraries offer an inspiring and easy way to experience the world, where an expert guide takes care of all the details.
To complete your tour, we include roundtrip airport-to-hotel transfers when purchasing our airfare with your tour. If you have arranged for your own air, we are pleased to provide you the option of purchasing these transfers. Please note that all transfers will leave at pre-scheduled times. Alternate hotels may be used.
Single accommodations are limited and are available on a first come, first served basis. Days of features are interchangeable.
Cancellation Charges for this tour: After your seat reduction date has passed, a non-refundable deposit will be retained. For Cancellation between 60-16 days prior to departure: cancellation fee of 30% of total price. For cancellation between 15-1 days prior to departure: cancellation fee of 50% of total price. For cancellation on the day of departure and after: 100% of total price. For Ocean Cruises: For cancellation between 90-61 days prior to departure: cancellation fee of 35% of total price. For cancellation between 60-31 days prior to departure: 60% of total price. 30 or fewer days prior to departure: 100% of total price. For River Cruises: including Europe, Russia, Egypt and China, 90-61 days prior to departure: cancellation fee of 50% of total price. For cancellation between 60-31 days prior to departure: cancellation fee of 85% of total price. For cancellation 30 or fewer days prior to departure: cancellation fee of 100% of total price. For Galapagos and Antarctica: A cancellation fee of 60% will apply for cancellation between 120-90 days prior to departure; A cancellation charge of 100% will apply for cancellation less than 90 days prior to departure. Cancellation protection is highly recommended and must be purchased at time of deposit. Air rates are subject to change until tour is paid in full. If Travel Protection Plan has not been purchased and a reservation is cancelled for any reason prior to departure - Air is 100% non-refundable once paid in full. Cancellation charges also apply to reservations made for "pre" and "post" night accommodations. Payment of a Per Person Travel Protection Plan Fee guarantees a full refund of all payments (including deposit), except the Travel Protection Plan Fee itself, made to Collette for travel arrangements in case of cancellation of your travel plans for any reason prior to the day of departure. The Travel Protection Plan Fee with Air only covers airline tickets you have purchased from Collette. Exception: If you originally purchased nonrefundable airline tickets, Part B of the Travel Protection Plan may provide a refund for the airline tickets, taxes, or fees in the event of a cancellation for a covered reason (see Part B for more details). The Travel Protection Plan Fee does not cover any single supplement charges which arise from an individual’s traveling companion electing to cancel for any reason prior to departure. However, the Part B travel insurance includes a single supplement benefit of $1,000 for certain covered reasons as detailed in Part B. In this case, the single supplement will be deducted from the refund of the person who cancels. Division of this charge between the two passengers involved is solely their responsibility. If insufficient funds are deducted from the canceling client, the traveling client will be charged the remaining portion of the single supplement. Cancellation waiver protects you from penalties in the event you have a need to cancel your entire inclusive tour package up to the day prior to departure. Cancellation waiver does not indemnify you from penalties if you chose to cancel partial tour components or air. If you chose to partially cancel your vacation, you will be responsible for a revision fee as well as any penalties that are incurred at the time of the cancellation. Upon cancellation of transportation or travel services where you, the customer, are not at fault and have not canceled in violation of the terms and conditions above, you will be refunded 100%. Please see your sales agent for more information, or review our brochure for details.
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