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Day 3 :
- Paris guided sightseeing tour:
Arc de Triomphe, Champs-Élysées, Eiffel Tower, Les Invalides, Notre Dame Cathedral visit
- Louvre visit:
The world's largest art museum, the Louvre is housed in a Medieval fortress-turned-castle so grand it's worth a tour itself.
- Add on: Eiffel Tower Ascent:
Travel to the top of the Eiffel Tower for breathtaking views of Paris.
Day 4 :
Paris - Strasbourg
- Travel to Strasbourg via Champagne
- Maison de Champagne visit
Day 5 :
Strasbourg - Heidelberg Area
- Strasbourg guided sightseeing tour
Strasbourg Cathedral visit, European Parliament, Petite France
- Travel to Heidelberg:
Day 6 :
- Heidelberg tour director-led sightseeing:
Surrounded by mountains, forests, and the Neckar River, Heidelberg showcases a quintessential German landscape. Join your Tour Director as you drive through this granddaddy of all college towns, with its scores of bars, cafés, and shops. Get a beautiful view Germany’s oldest university —founded in 1386—from the Marktplatz, Heidelberg’s main square.
- Rhine river cruise:
Cruise along the fortress-studded Rhine, with its banks crowned by magnificent castles and breathtaking, vine-terraced hills. Please note that the location of the Rhine Cruise is subject to change in the spring due to operating schedules.
Day 7 :
Heidelberg Area - Munich
- Transfer to Munich via Rothenberg & Romantic Road
- Rothenburg Tour Director-led sightseeing tour:
Christmas reigns all year round in Rothenburg, a jewel of a town on Germany’s picturesque Romantic Road. Beyond the year-round Christmas markets, the town boasts one of the most intact medieval city walls in Europe and a fairly unique clock.
- LEAP Debate the Great:
LEAP Activity | Debate the Great
Meet six influential figures from Germany’s history. Join a debate and argue their accomplishments to decide who the greatest German is.
Day 8 :
- Munich guided sightseeing tour
Frauenkirche, Glockenspeil, Nymphenburg Palace visit, Olympic site of 1972
- Dachau visit with audioguide
- LEAP Bask in Bavarian Arts!:
LEAP Activity | Bask in Bavarian Arts
Discover the links between traditional dance and Bavarian history. Listen to and learn Bavarian music while participating in ancient folklore storytelling. You’ll also learn (and demonstrate) a variety of traditional dance steps as taught by local experts.
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