London & Rome

Our European Arts & Culture Tour

September 22 – October 7th

Week One

Visit the Vatican Museum & St. Paul’s Cathedral
Explore Roman Catacombs
Stroll through the ancient Roman Forum & The Colosseum
Soak up the Old City, the Trevi Fountain & the St. Stephen’s Steps
Be fascinated with Italian art in the 300 year old Borghese Gallery
Experience Opera where it was meant to be heard
Museums, Cathedrals and other ancient sights
PLUS

Day trip to Pompeii
Day trip to Florence

Accommodation: A Monastery with comfy beds and breakfast
Trip Incudes: Metro and Bus Passes, Site Entry and Travel
Dining: Breakfast included. Lunch and Dinner self-purchase

Week Two

See the world’s best theatre: 6 Westend and Off-Westend Shows
Glimpse behind the curtain with 3 backstage tours
Watch Shakespeare performed in his original theatre
Cruise the Thames River Cruise and go on a London Canal Tour
Explore the city from the upper level of a double decker bus with no roof
Walk into history: Westminster Abbey, Royal Observatory, Churchill’s Bunker
Visit Royalty at Buckingham Palace, The Tower of London & Kensington Palace
Experience Art at The National Gallery, V&A Museum, and the British Museum
Cross over the famous Tower Bridge, London Bridge & Millennium Bridge
PLUS

Day Trip to Hampton Court Palace
A Medieval Feast
A real English High Tea

Accommodation: Group apartments: private rooms with shared living space
Trip Includes: All bus, train and tube travel, site entry, theatre tickets
Dining: Breakfast Included, Make or buy your own lunch or dinner
(High Tea & Medieval Banquet included)

Trip Synopsis

Flights from Vancouver to Rome on Sept 22nd, Rome to London on Sept 30 and London to Vancouver on Oct 7
Transportation: Airport ground transfers, rail, bus, metro and tube travel
Sleep in an actual centuries old monastery with all modern conveniences & a Georgian mansion
Sightseeing: All sights in London and Rome as per schedule
Tours: Bus, river, canal and walking tours
All theatre tickets in London and opera ticket in Rome
Special meals: Breakfast in London and Rome, Medieval Feast and High Tea in London
A knowledgeable and caring guide

$4900.00 CAN + GST

 (BASED ON DOUBLE OR TWIN OCCUPANCY)

IMPORTANT NOTES:

Maximum number of guests on the trip is 24
Early-Bird Booking Deadline is Dec 16th HOWEVER
Registrations will be accepted until March 15th provided there is room on the tour.
Payments are as follows:
INITIAL DEPOSIT of $1500.00
2nd Payment of $1500.00 by February 28th, 2017 ($1000.00 for August London Only)
Final payment of $ $1900.00 + $245.00 GST by May 30th, 2017 ($900.00 + $180.00 GST for London Only)

TO BOOK

Email Reg Parks at reg@theatreinthecountry.com to book your spot.
$1500 Deposit made out to Reg Parks Productions will guarantee your space on the tour
Upon receipt of deposit you will be sent at statement and reminders for following payments

CANCELLATION POLICY

NOTE: We encourage all travelers to purchase private cancellation insurance through BCAA or their own provider
We will return any unspent funds to you minus a $250.00 handling fee if you choose to cancel.
Purchases which are refundable such as airline tickets will be returned to you minus any cancellation fees from the vendor.
Purchases which cannot be refunded such as theatre tickets will be counted as a loss and funds will not be returned.

Arts & Culture Trips Preliminary Registration