See 5 countries in 12 days. Enjoy your Matric rage in Europe. Party in some of the best clubs in the world, see some great sites, and make new friends from across South Africa. A once in a lifetime holiday that you will never forget!
Check in with your tour leader at 16:00 at the Etihad check in counter at OR Tambo airport in Johannesburg. We will be flying to Paris via Abu Dhabi to start our European adventure! (Dinner on board flight).
28 November – Paris
Around lunch we arrive in Paris and head for our hotel for a quick refresher before we leave on a walking tour to Mont Mart, where we get some great views over the city. See the Sacre Couer and end the tour at the foot of the Moulin Rouge. This area is best know for cheap souvenirs, crepes and pubs! A free night to party the night away. What about a pub crawl ending at a club this Saturday night? (Breakfast onboard flight).
29 November – Paris
A morning guided tour of Paris shows you the Opera house, Louvre Museum, Arc de Triomph and the Notre Dame. After lunch take an optional boat cruise to the foot of the Eiffel Tower where your free afternoon will start. Why not go up the Eiffel the evening and be there when it lights up! (Breakfast).
30 November – Paris to Luzern
Today we leave the city of lights and make our way into the Swiss Alps to the city of Lucern. Sit, relax and enjoy the views of these majestic mountains. When we entre Luzern, the guide will take you on a orientation walk of the city. You will have a free evening to explore the local pub and clubbing scene. (Breakfast)
1 December – Luzern
A free day to enjoy the city with many shops, restuarants and the famous Lion statue. We recommend going up Mount Pilatus for great views over the Lake Luzern and should the weather allow, have a snow fight? (Breakfast)
2 December – Luzern to Munich
We leave the magical Switzerland and head to the beer crazy country of Germany. Munich is a city with great people, large beers, delicious food and exciting nightlife! We head to the Hofbrauhaus for dinner in a traditional beer keller. A litre beer and oompah bands will be a good start to a great night. (Breakfast, Dinner)
3 December – Munich to Prague
A slow start after a late night will take us to Prague in the Czech Republic, know for its history, beautiful bridge and 15th century clock. Upon arrival we head for dinner, and after dinner your guide will show you the best pubs to enjoy in one of Europe’s party capitals. (Breakfast, Dinner)
4 December – Prague
We enjoy a morning guided tour of the Old city of Prague. We will show you the Astronomical Clock, Church of St. Nicolas, Charles Bridge and Prague Castle. A free afternoon and evening leaves time for many adventures. Absinthe anyone? (Breakfast)
5 December - Prague to Berlin
We head back to Germany but this time we head for the capital Berlin. A guided tour will show you some of the remains of the Berlin wall, Check point Charlie, the Brandenburg Gate and loads more. Tonight we make our way to a beer stock exchange, can you calucate the cheapest beer with each round? (Breakfast, Dinner)
6 December – Berlin
Today is a whole free day, why not take a hop on hof off tour through the city to see more sites. Alternatively there is TV tower with great views over the city, or spend the day shopping the high streets. (Breakfast)
7 December – Berlin to Amsterdam
We continue to our last capital city of the tour, and surely a highlight for most. Amsterdam in the Netherlands! We have dinner and head into the city for a red light district tour and paint the town “red”! (Breakfast, Dinner)
8 December – Amsterdam
A morning guided tour of the Dutch country side will show you Zaanse Schans, the windmill village where you will see how they make the wooden shoes by machine. We also visit the harbour town of Volendam, where ladies can shop and the gents can start tasting the Dutch beer. We end our day trip with a cheese tasting of Edam cheese and see the how they make the wooden shoes by hand. A free afternoon to enjoy the city. Why not join us on our recommended booze cruise through the canals? (Breakfast)
9 December – Amsterdam to Johannesburg
Our last day on tour, spend it on a canal cruise of the main sites of Amsterdam, renting a bike and cycling around like a local or enjoy the many museums around! Your friends in South-Africa will be “green” with envy. Late afternoon we head for the Airport for our flight home. (Breakfast)
10 December – Johannesburg
We arrive back with a scheduled arrival time of 16:10. Say goodbye to new friends made and start planning a reunion party!
Thanks very much for all your effort in making sure we had the best experience on tour! We had a such a fantastic time it’s something very difficult to explain to others. It’s something that one must simply just do to understand the incredible range and depth of experiences one can take in over a short period of time. We’ve already recommended the tour to friends and family that have seen our photos. Hope to see you on anther trip in the not too distant future.