Europe & UK Summer Small Group Tours

Discover a better way to explore Europe!

 

8 Reasons why you will love our tours

1. Designed for you
Unique tour itineraries designed to suit the travel needs of Australians and New Zealanders.

2. Longer stays
Enjoy 2, 3, 4 and even 5 night stays in each captivating city or region.

3. Small, more intimate groups
Travel with a small group of like-minded travellers with group sizes from just 10 to 28 travellers!

4. Genuinely inclusive
We guarantee there are NO 'optional' activity costs - even your 'end of tour' tips are included.

5. See more, experience more
Each tour is packed with fabulous local dining, high quality excursions and authentic experiences.

6. Unique Accommodation
Stay in traditional accommodation in superb locations.

7. 'My Time' Guaranteed!
We guarantee your 'My Time' so you can relax and truly enjoy the destinations you have travelled so far to see.

8. Experience you can trust
We have well over 20 years of experience in successfully creating and operating market leading European tours.

 

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Glorious Germany & the Czech Republic Tour

14 days from $6,597 per person

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Starts: 
Berlin
Ends: 
Munich
Countries: 
Austria, Czech Republic, Germany

See Berlin’s Checkpoint Charlie, Potsdam’s Palaces and ‘Bridge of Spies’, Prague’s medieval Hradcany Castle and WWII Colditz. Stand on the Bastei Bridge and giant Königstein’s ramparts. Relax in the magnificent Saxon Switzerland National Park, float on a punt through Spreewald’s marshes, cruise along the River Elbe to Dresden’s Royal Palace and glide down the Vltava in Cesky Krumlov, and more!

An Alpine Adventure Tour

16 days from $8,667 pp twin share

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Starts: 
Zurich
Ends: 
Milan
Countries: 
France, Italy, Switzerland

Discover the breathtaking scenery of the French and Swiss Alps from the remarkable Aiguille du Midi, to the meadows of the Bernese Oberland, see Zermatt and the mighty Matterhorn, ride across the breathtaking Alps on the Glacier Express and explore delightful Lake Garda.

Black Forest, Bavaria & the Tyrol Tour

15 days only $6,997 pp twin share

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Starts: 
Frankfurt
Ends: 
Munich
Countries: 
Austria, Germany

Wander down cobbled stone streets in stunning villages, explore Ludwig’s fairytale castles, taste wine on the ‘route Alsace du Vin’, take in the spectacular mountain views from Hitler’s Eagles Nest and the undulating ‘Sound of Music’ hills near beautiful, baroque Salzburg… ahhhh!

Best of British Tour

16 days from $8,687 pp twin share

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Starts: 
London
Ends: 
London
Countries: 
Britain, Scotland

We take the time to do Britain justice…. from Stonehenge to the ‘bravehearts’ of Scotland and Tintern’s romantic Abbey. Discover the Kingmakers of Warwick and learn of Australia’s own heritage in Captain Cook’s Whitby. Soak up the history of Shakespeare in Stratford-upon-Avon and indulge in traditional British fare. As a finale, be treated like royalty with an overnight stay in magnificent Leeds Castle!

The Ireland Connection Tour

14 days only $7,237 pp twin share

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Starts: 
Dublin
Ends: 
Dublin
Countries: 
Ireland

Ireland in depth… a unique itinerary, with longer stops packed with wonderful sightseeing, from Temple Bar in Dublin, Killarney and the Wild Atlantic Way, to the Aran Islands, ancient megalithic tombs and the Titanic Experience in Belfast, plus the ascinating story of the mass emigration and deportation of the Irish to Australia.

Croatia & the Adriatic Tour

13 days from $6,197 pp twin share

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Starts: 
Trogir
Ends: 
Dubrovnik
Countries: 
Croatia

Journey along the azure coastline of Croatia’s Dalmatia before exploring the history of Bosnia-Herzegovina. Escape to the ‘lavender island’ of Hvar, sip wine in Jelsa and discover the ovingly rebuilt city of Mostar and historic Sarajevo. Cruise the waters of the Adriatic, dine on oysters in Mali Ston, take the cable car up to Mount Srd and soak up the panoramic views of Dubrovnik!

La Grande France Tour

15 days from $7,747 pp twin share

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Starts: 
Paris
Ends: 
Nice
Countries: 
France

Discover five of France’s seductive regions… the graceful châteaux of the Loire Valley, the glorious Dordogne, the land of the Cathars in the Languedoc Roussillon, to ancient Provence and the stunning Côte d’Azur. Wonderful experiences… the extraordinary Carrières de Lumières, the incredible caves of Gouffre de Padirac and afternoon tea in Rothschild’s luxuriant Villa Ephrussi.

The Italian 'Grande' Tour

18 days from $8,357 pp twin share

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Starts: 
Milan
Ends: 
Rome
Countries: 
Italy

Explore Italy’s evocative regions as you travel from Milan to Rome discovering regional delights and stunning scenery along the way. Cruise on Lake Como, stay in a dreamy Italian castle, stroll the romantic canals of Venice and explore the idyllic villages of the Cinque Terre. Indulge in local Tuscan delights, walk beautifully preserved medieval towns and of course stay on the Amalfi Coast.

Italian Lakes & Tuscany Tour

16 days from $8,357 pp twin share

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Starts: 
Milan
Ends: 
Venice
Countries: 
Italy

Discover the delightful ports, towns and villages that litter the Italian Lakes and Tuscany regions. Enjoy time soaking up the atmosphere of Italy’s famous lakes, explore the historic naval city of Genoa and cruise the coastline to seductive Portofino and idyllic Cinque Terre. Visit the fantastic Ferrari museum, dine in a Tuscan Osteria and stay in an elegant Venetian Villa.

Italian Alternativo Tour

15 days only $7,327 per person

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Starts: 
Mira
Ends: 
Rome
Countries: 
Italy

Explore the ‘alternative’ Italy, the eastern side of the Apennines Mountains, with its glorious towns and unspoiled villages. See the extraordinary mosaics of Ravenna and take a cable car up to the Republic of San Marino. Wake up in a 16th century palace in the unspoiled Le Marche region, cross the incredible Gran Sasso plateau and relax in the sumptuous gardens of Villa d’Este in Tivoli!

Italy, the Deep South & Sicily Tour

17 days only $8,847 pp twin share

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Starts: 
Rome
Ends: 
Palermo
Countries: 
Italy, Sicily

Explore the ancient villages and towns of Puglia and Matera before crossing to the glorious island of Sicily. Sleep in the ancient sassi of Matera and the delightful Trulli cottages of Alberobello. Stand on the highest active volcano in Europe, feast in mafia country and cruise to San Vito Lo Capo… ‘va bene’!

'Magnifico' Spain and Portugal Tour

18 days from $9,697 pp twin share

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Starts: 
Madrid
Ends: 
Madrid
Countries: 
Portugal, Spain

Such emotion… The passion of the flamenco, the click of heels and clack of castanets. The charm and beauty of Spain and Portugal will leave you wanting more. From the seductive gardens of Granada’s Alhambra Palace, the heart stopping chasm at Ronda, your private cruise on the Alto Douro then waking up in a renovated 16th century citadel in a delightful Portuguese fishing village… just Magnifico!

Northern Spain & the Pyrenees Tour

17 days from $7,367 pp twin share

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Starts: 
Madrid
Ends: 
Barcelona
Countries: 
France, Spain

From the rich, rolling vineyards of the Rioja region, follow Spain’s Costa Verde to elegant San Sebastian. Explore the mighty French Pyrenees and stay in the walled city of Carcassonne. Ride high in mountain cable cars, cruise down the Canal du Midi and sip wine and dine as the lucky locals do!

Belgium & Holland, Cobblestones and Windmills

10 days only $5,747 per person

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Starts: 
Brussels
Ends: 
Amsterdam
Countries: 
Europe, Belgium, Holland

From medieval towns to quaint cobblestoned villages, delve deeper to discover the hidden treasures of Belgium and Holland. Cruise down canals, walk through fields of tulips, relax in beautiful town squares amongst ornate gabled merchant houses and explore fishing villages and windmills. And in May, tulips bloom at the colourful Keukenhof Flower Festival!

Hidden Italy, the Lands of the Etruscans

10 days from $4,247 pp twin share

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Starts: 
Rome
Ends: 
Rome
Countries: 
Europe, Italy

A hidden land with ancient Etruscan cities and frescoed tombs, spectacular perched medieval towns, catacomb labyrinths, water cascades, a colossal man-made waterfall, and a park full of giants and monsters. Sip Prosecco in 1300-year-old Abbey ruins, dine in amazing locations, explore the undulating Tuscan Hills of the Val d’Orcia which so inspired the Renaissance painters. So different – so absolutely delightful!

Rhine Castles, Moselle Vineyards & Ancient Cologne

11 days from $5,247 pp twin share

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Starts: 
Amsterdam
Ends: 
Frankfurt
Countries: 
Europe, Germany, Holland

Explore the spectacular castles, steep hill clinging vineyards and delightful riverside towns of the Rhine and Moselle Rivers. Stay in Germany’s ancient towns of Trier and inspiring Cologne. Visit Luxembourg, Koblenz and Aachen, cruise down the Rhine, relax in Rüdesheim, dine on vine covered terraces and stand on a massive ‘treehouse platform’ with sweeping views down over the River Saar. And in July… We have special departures that include a superb André Rieu concert in Maastricht.

Sardinia & Corsica, the Lands of Myths and Legends Tour

14 days from $6,887 pp twin share

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Starts: 
Cagliari
Ends: 
Bastia
Countries: 
Europe, France, Italy

Two islands, so different, so intriguing. One Italian, one French, both fiercely independent. Visit 3,500 year old huge stone ‘Nuraghe’ Tower villages, cruise to the beautiful Neptune’s Caves, enjoy stunning cliff top coastal drives, take 4WDs deep into rugged ravines for a shepherd’s picnic lunch. Visit colourful Bosa, ‘bandit’ Orgosolo, Catalan Alghero, the exquisite Costa Smeralda, the staggering cliff top town of Bonifacio, Napoleon’s Ajaccio and...best of all…3 nights in remarkable Su Gologone.

"Once again Albatross Tours has produced far above our expectations. The leisurely pace interspersed with thrilling and mind boggling visits to magical places put Albatross way ahead of competitors with great value for money". James