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Amsterdam & Paris

So close to home, yet so different. Two cities with two very different takes on life

6 nights from £599 pp

Depart: UK Airports

Amsterdam is small, compact and bursting with fun. Equally full of joie de vive Paris, by contrast, does everything on a grander more elegant scale...

Departures from UK airports are available throughout the year. Flight schedules vary between airports and seasons so please contact us for details of flights operating from your local airport. The lead-in price from £599pp is available in the low season from November through to March. April to October prices start from £759pp. The price is based on two people sharing a twin/double room and may vary depending on choice of departure date and airport. All holidays are tailor-made with extra nights, single rooms and hotel upgrades available at a supplement.

Your itinerary


Day 1

Fly direct to Amsterdam. On arrival join the private transfer to your hotel where you will spend 3 nights.


Day 2

Amsterdam: Amsterdam is home to a number of world famous museums, which make it perfect if you are looking for a cultural short break.  Relive the moving story of Anne Frank and her family with a visit to Anne Frank's House. The Rijksmuseum is Amsterdam's largest and most popular museum and another “must see” during your time in Amsterdam.


Day 3

Amsterdam: A natural starting point on any Amsterdam itinerary, Dam Square is a popular meeting place and home to a number of well-known city landmarks in amongst the shops, cafés and restaurants. Dominating the square is the Koninklijk (Royal) Palace, no longer a royal residence but still used for official functions, opposite which is the National Monument commemorating those lost in World War II.


Day 4

Make your own way to the railway station for the journey by rail to Paris. The journey takes a little over 3 hours. On arrival make your own way to your hotel where you will spend 3 nights.


Day 5

Paris: It would be hard to miss such famous sights as the Eiffel Tower, the Louvre, Nôtre Dame and the Sacré Coeur.  Stroll along the Champs Elysées and wander through the Jardin des Tuileries, a peaceful haven right in the centre of the city. Idle away a few hours in the labyrinth of alleyways and back streets which make up the charming area of Montmartre. At night perhaps enjoy a cruise on the River Seine and gasp as you take in the wonder of Paris by night with all the monuments illuminated.


Day 6

Paris: A visit to the Chateau of Versailles is an unforgettable experience. Lying just 12 miles south-west of the capital and set amid magnificently landscaped formal gardens, this splendid palace was built in the mid-17th century during the reign of Louis XIV – the Sun King.  The Chateau of Versailles can be reached by catching an RER train from central Paris.


Day 7

Join the transfer to Paris airport for the return flight to the UK.


Your Holiday Price Includes

 Direct flights from UK airports to Amsterdam returning from Paris
 3 nights central 3* hotel sharing a twin/double room in Amsterdam
 3 nights central 3* hotel sharing a twin/double room in Paris
 Standard class rail travel from Amsterdam to Paris
 Return airport transfers
 VAT
 UK Air Passenger Duty
 Breakfast
 Airport Taxes
 Services of Our 24 hour duty manager
 Checked Baggage

Your Holiday Hotels

Our opinion… A great city centre location.

Location… The Nova Hotel is situated in an authentic canal house in the centre of Amsterdam, between the Dam and the Spui. Its magnificent location in the heart of the old city centre allows you to experience the real Amsterdam: its old canals, stately 17th century buildings, narrow streets and multitude of trendy restaurants, dazzling clubs and cosy, old-fashioned pubs.

Accommodation… All rooms are non-smoking and come with TV, desk, free Wifi, in-room safe, mini fridge and hairdryer.

Facilities… The hotel serves a continental breakfast.

Transport… 10 minute walk from the railway station.

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The Soft Hotel

Our opinion...The Soft Hotel lies near the Place de la République and the Saint Martin canal, just minutes away from countless shopping and entertainment venues.

Location...The city's beautiful tourist attractions are easily explored with use of the local public transport, and the nearest stop is around 100 m away. 

Accommodation...The hotel offers just 31 charming rooms in a modern design with tasteful decoration. All rooms are well equipped with a hairdryer, a direct dial telephone, free internet access (WIFI), a double bed (or twin beds) and satellite/cable TV.

Facilities…The bright breakfast room serves a buffet breakfast including delicious pastries directly from the bakers oven.

Transport...Charles de Gaulle and Orly airports are between 25 and 30 km away from the hotel. Metro stop aprox 100m from hotel.

4 Reviews

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