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Take in the incredible cities of Amsterdam, Paris, Geneva, Venice and Rome on this epic ten-night holiday by rail. Explore the canals of Amsterdam, the museums of Paris, the lakeside beauty of Geneva, the historic attractions in Venice and the ancient Colosseum in Rome. Priority access to attractions such as the Eiffel Tower in Paris and the St. Mark’s Basilica in Venice are also included! This is one holiday you won't want to miss!


  • Discover five historic European gems on one great holiday by train
  • Catch the train along the spectacular Simplon Pass through the Alps from Geneva to Italy
  • Explore the canals of Amsterdam aboard the canal boat cruise and a ticket to the Rijksmuseum
  • Access to visitor attractions in Amsterdam with the I Amsterdam City Card and travel around the city by hop-on, hop-off bus tour
  • Enjoy priority access to the Eiffel Tower in Paris
  • Explore visitor attractions in Paris with the Paris Pass
  • Explore Venice on foot with a walking tour and a Gondola ride through its famous canals
  • Benefit from skip the line access to St. Mark’s Basilica and Doge's Palace in Venice
  • Explore the Vatican Museums and Sistine Chapel on skip the line tours
  • Enjoy a half-day walking tour of ancient Rome and the Colosseum


  • Rail travel in first class throughout
  • 2 nights’ hotel stay with breakfast in Amsterdam
  • 2 nights’ hotel stay with breakfast in Paris
  • 2 nights’ hotel stay with breakfast in Geneva
  • 2 nights’ hotel stay with breakfast in Venice
  • 2 nights’ hotel stay with breakfast in Rome
  • Amsterdam canal boat tour with Rijksmuseum ticket
  • Amsterdam hop-on, hop-off bus tour
  • Skip the line Eiffel Tower tour with summit access
  • Paris Pass
  • Venice walking tour and Gondola ride
  • Skip the Line: St Marks Basilica and Doge's Palace tours
  • Skip the Line: Vatican Museums and Sistine Chapel tour
  • Skip the Line: Ancient Rome and Colosseum half-day walking tour
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Why Not...

Extend your trip or try this package in reverse. Call a Rail Expert for details.


Prices are per person and subject to availability, based on two people sharing a standard twin or double room. Prices are subject to change. Single occupancy supplements will apply for solo travellers. Hotel and room facilities vary and may be subject to additional fees. Some hotels require payment of local city taxes on arrival. Please call for pricing. We accept all major credit and debit cards.

Daily Itinerary: 

Welcome to Amsterdam! Upon arrival, check in at your hotel for a two-night stay and head out to explore the laid back, canal-side city! In the afternoon, make use of your canal cruise and explore the scenic waterways of Amsterdam. The ticket also gives you free entry to the Rijksmuseum. Spend the evening enjoying a tasty meal in one of the city's restaurants before retiring to the hotel for a good night's rest. (Overnight in Amsterdam)

After breakfast, explore the city further using your hop-on, hop-off bus tour. Make the most of the city's famous museums, such as the Hermitage Amsterdam, Van Gogh Museum and many more. Your hop-on, hop-off bus tour will transport you to attractions such as the Anne Frank House and the Heineken Experience. Audio commentary is available on the bus and you can get on and off the bus as many times as you like. In the evening, why not enjoy a delightful meal in the vibrant Leidseplein area. (Overnight in Amsterdam) B

Enjoy a final breakfast in the hotel and then make your way to the train station for the journey to Paris. On arrival, check in at your hotel for a two-night stay. Why not spend the afternoon shopping along the Champs Elysees or take in the views from the Sacre Coeur Basilica. (Overnight in Paris) B

After breakfast this morning, use your Paris Pass to see as many of the city's sights as possible. Enjoy skip the line entry to attractions such as the Louvre Museum and access to more than 60 attractions throughout the city. Also included in your holiday is a Skip the Line Eiffel Tower tour with summit access, perfect for enjoying the sweeping views of the city from its most iconic vantage point. After an exciting day sightseeing, savour a delectable Steak Frites dinner at a local brassiere. (Overnight in Paris) B

Enjoy breakfast and then taker a train from Paris to Geneva. Upon arrival, check in at your hotel for a two-night stay. Make the most of your time in Geneva - spend the evening enjoying a tasty meal at a local lakeside restaurant or take a relaxing boat trip out on the lake and admire the city’s cosmopolitan feel and the stunning backdrop of the Alps and the Jura mountains. (Overnight in Geneva) B

After breakfast this morning, enjoy an additional day discovering Geneva on your guided tour through the city. Not to be missed are the world's highest fountain, the Jet d'Eau, which fires water into the sky on the beautiful lakefront, and the Museum of the International Committee of the Red Cross, one of the best museums of its kind in Europe. (Overnight in Geneva) B

After breakfast, depart Geneva in the morning and travel to Venice on one of the most scenic routes in Europe, the Simplon Pass. Relax while the train follows the shores of Lake Leman and across Swiss vineyards, with stunning views of the Alps in the background. Travel further south after crossing the border into Italy before arriving in Venice. On arrival, check in at your hotel and enjoy a two-night stay. (Overnight in Venice) B

Enjoy breakfast in the hotel and then perhaps take your included two-hour tour of St. Mark's Basilica and Doge's Palace. Enjoy skip the line access to both attractions, eliminating the need to queue for entry. Admire the spectacular mosaics in St. Mark's Basilica and the grand rooms of the Doge's Palace. An expert guide will explain the historic importance of these buildings throughout history. Also included in your holiday is a two-hour walking tour led by a knowledgeable local guide who will steer you through the backstreets and show you the hidden charms of this magical city. Learn about Venetian history as you stroll along narrow alleyways and over the quaint bridges before enjoying a Gondola ride through the maze of canals. (Overnight in Venice) B

Depart Venice after breakfast for the journey through Italy to Rome. Upon arrival, check in at your hotel for a two-night stay. Spend the afternoon on your included hop-on, hop-off tour, transporting you to attractions such as the Vatican City, the Trevi fountain and the Colosseum. Listen to the informative commentary on board and get on and off the bus as many times as you wish. (Overnight in Rome) B

After breakfast in the hotel, head out for another day exploring this fascinating city. In the morning, why not use your included skip the line ticket to access the Colosseum and learn about the gladiators and the emperors who roamed this historic monument. You will also walk around the first and second tier of the building with an expert guide on the walking tour part of this trip. In the afternoon, enjoy a half-day tour of the Vatican and Sistine chapel. The tour includes transport from Rome to Vatican City and provides access to the top attractions. (Overnight in Rome) B

After breakfast this morning, check out of your hotel and continue with your travels. If you wish to extend your holiday, perhaps with an additional day in a different city, one of our Rail Specialists will be happy to assist you with the details. B



Prices are subject to availability, based on two people sharing a standard twin or double room. Prices are subject to change. Single occupancy supplements will apply for solo travellers. Hotel and room facilities vary and may be subject to additional fees. Some hotels require payment of local city taxes on arrival. Please call for pricing. We accept all major credit and debit cards. Railbookers UK Trading Ltd is a member of ABTA (Y6401) and holidays including flights are ATOL protected, number 7579.

Hotel Cornavin Geneva

The superior Cornavin Hotel in Saint-Gervais / des Grottes district offers cozy rooms with views over Lake Geneva. Built in 1932, the hotel is a combination of traditional architecture and contemporary facilities. The hotel is nestled in the heart of Geneva, steps away from Gare de Cornavin train station. The property is set within 2 km distance from the city center.

Hôtel Cristal Geneva

Hotel Cristal welcomes guests in the heart of Geneva meters away from a cathedral and a museum. The hotel occupies 7 floors and was renovated in 2001.The property is located in Saint-Gervais / des Grottes district, 3.5 km from PalExpo. Hotel Cristal is within about 20 minutes' walk of the center of Geneva. Offering climate control, high-speed internet, a laptop-size safe, TV and a refrigerator, modern guestrooms boast an English interior. Hotel Cristal offers rooms with the lake view. The bathrooms come with a bathtub, a shower and a hairdryer for more comfort.

Hotel Les Nations Geneva

Les Nations Hotel is a 3-star property in Petit-Saconnex / Servette district of Geneva close to restaurants and pubs. Featuring original architecture, the hotel occupies a 7-story building opened in 1975. This comfortable hotel is situated 1.7 km from Lake Geneva. Set within a 30-minute walking distance from Geneva city center.

Le Marceau Bastille

Le Marceau Bastille Hotel is a contemporary design hotel with a choice of 55 urban or ecological style bedrooms. The hotel also boasts a funky lobby bar which plays host to its own regularly updated art collection. Le Marceau Bastille is located in the Bastille district of Paris, a short walk from the lively Marais area and the Opera Bastille. The location offers easy access by metro to all of Paris's main sights and attractions.

Saint Paul Rive Gauche Paris

The beautiful Saint-Paul Rive-Gauche is located between the world-famous Sorbonne and the beautiful Luxembourg Gardens in the centre of Paris. The 17th century boutique hotel is housed in a former 17th century grand residence and is known for its beautiful arched cellar. Each room comes fully air-conditioned and is equipped with modern amenities such as a flat-screen TV and free Wi-Fi access. Other tourist attractions nearby include Notre Dame, the Pantheon, Palais Garnier and The Louvre.

Terrass Hotel Paris

The Terrass Hotel is a classic 19th century building with 98 individually decorated rooms. The hotel features a Piano Bar where guests can enjoy cocktails and bar snacks and a seventh floor summer roof terrace with great views across Paris. The hotel is located a short stroll away from famous landmarks such as the Sacré-Coeur and the Moulin Rouge.

See our special offer package with a free tour and Musée d'Orsay tickets!

Grand Hotel Dore Paris

Located in Paris’ 12th Arrondissement, the Grand Hotel Dore is a traditional hotel in the centre of Paris. Just a stone’s throw from the nearest Metro stop, the whole of Paris is your oyster. Rooms are cosy and comfortable, boasting en suite bathrooms and TVs with satellite channels.

Grand Hotel Francais

The Grand Hotel Francais is a chic, modern hotel located in the centre of Paris, just 550 yards from Nation. Rooms are individually decorated, and come equipped with en suite bathrooms, flat screen TVs and air conditioning. The property is ideally located for sightseeing, nestled just 150 yards from a Metro Station.

Hotel Trianon Rive Gauche

From the entrance, our hotel welcomes you in our beautiful baroque open, spacious and comfortable lobby. Perfectly equipped, you can consult the many newspapers and magazines at your disposal, enjoy a delicious espresso or enjoy computers with Internet access and printers.

Hotel Ariston Rome

Located in the centre of Rome, just a stone's throw from Termini Station, the Ariston Hotel provides a fantastic vantage point for exploring all the Italian capital has to offer. The hotel's colourful guestrooms are all decorated in a modern style, and come complete with LCD TVs, minibars and air conditioning.

The Inn At The Roman Forum

Located just a few steps from some of the oldest and most precious ruins in Rome, including the Colosseum and the Roman Forum, this Inn is a proud member of the small luxury hotels of the world with a 5 star service. It boasts charming views of the Campidoglio, Palatin Hill, the Roman Forum and Venice Square.

The Inn At The Spanish Steps

The Inn at the Spanish Steps, located in Via Dei Condotti 85, is one of Rome's best-kept secrets. Member of The Small Luxury Hotels of the world is uniquely located on Rome's famed shopping street near Spanish Steps and and other famous monuments such as the Pantheon and the Trevi Fountain.

Mascagni Hotel Rome

The Mascagni Rome is a beautiful hotel set within an Umbertine style palace. Decorated with elegant antiques, this hotel offers comfortable surroundings, personalised service and spacious rooms featuring high ceilings and plenty of natural light. The Mascagni features a fully licensed bar, charming lounge serving Italian snacks and a free Wi-Fi area. The Mascagni hotel is located just 5 minutes walk from the main train station and within easy reach of Rome's attractions such as the Trevi Fountain, Spanish Steps and Colosseum.

Hotel Dei Mellini Rome

Welcome to the wonderful world of Mellini, where every detail has been carefully put in place and where guests are surrounded by works of modern art made by artists from the Italian and Roman schools. Proud of being an independent Roman hotel! Our objective is to improve and grow by learning from our guests, from their needs and requests!

Morgana Hotel Rome

Situated just 200 yards from Rome's main Termini Station, the Morgana Hotel has the perfect location for anyone travelling in by train. The hotel's 108 rooms are traditionally decorated, and all come equipped with flat screen TVs and Wi-Fi internet access. Guests can make use of the fantastic transport links, and are free to use the gym in front of the hotel.

Bauer Palazzo Hotel Venice

Located in the heart of the city, a short distance from the city’s main attractions and designer shops, BAUER PALAZZO it’s the only hotel with two different styles and souls: the wing overlooking the Baroque church of Campo San Moisè with its art-deco inspired interiors has a distinctive urban vibe, while the rooms located in the authentic 18th century palazzo combine modern luxury with sumptuous hand crafted Venetian fittings and furnishings, offering a spectacular vantage point in Venice on the Grand Canal.

Ai Mori D Oriente

The Ai Mori d'Oriente Hotel is a historic hotel set in a palace which was once home to Turkish merchants, known as the 'Mori'. The hotel and bedrooms are decorated in an exotic Byzantine style throughout; the Ai Mori d'Oriente also has a bar and a relaxing reading room. The hotel is located in one of the quietest parts of the city called Cannaregio, within walking distance of all the main sights.

Bauer Palladio and Spa

The Bauer Palladio Hotel & Spa is a boutique hotel made up of 38 bedrooms and 12 suites. Designed by the Renaissance architect Andrea Palladio, the hotel boasts a private garden, a luxury spa and spectacular views over the Venetian Lagoon. The hotel features spacious rooms with a historic decor, including fine Italian tapestries, fabrics and paintings. Other room features include access to Wi-Fi and a satellite TV service. The hotel is in a quiet setting on Giudecca Island, across the Lagoon from St Mark's Square only a short trip by a complimentary hotel water taxi.

Hotel Ca’ D’Oro Venice

The Ca’ D’Oro hotel is a traditional Venetian hotel nestled just a five minute walk from the famous Rialto Bridge. The hotel’s 27 rooms all feature air conditioning, minibars and satellite TV. Guests can make use of the stunning roof terrace, admire the canal views or make use of the spectacular location, which is just 200 yards from a vaporetto water bus stop.

Hotel Palazzo Giovanelli & Gran Canal

The Palazzo Giovanelli e Gran Canal is a historic hotel in the heart of Venice. Dating back to the 16th century, the property offers panoramic views over the Grand Canal and lies just two stops from Saint Mark’s Square on the water bus. The elegant rooms boast satellite TV, air-conditioning and elegant decor. The sophisticated lounges here are befitting of the hotel’s history – the palace was once home to the Doge of Venice and, later, Mozart’s family. The Venice Casino is just a two minute ride across the canal.

Starhotels Splendid Venice

A luxury boutique hotel in Venice city centre, the Splendid Venice - Starhotels Collezione is as elegant as the city itself. Gondolas drift past the window. Cafés bustle in St Marks's Square. You have discovered the best location to experience the Venetian atmosphere in one of our 165 rooms and suites designed with luxury in mind.

NH Amsterdam Museum Quarter

You’ll find the NH Amsterdam Museum Quarter hotel just outside Amsterdam’s center, sandwiched between a scenic canal and the city’s famous Museum Square. We have 163 spacious guest rooms, many of which overlook rows of traditional Amsterdam houses.

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Prices are per person and subject to availability, based on two people sharing a standard twin or double room. Prices are subject to change. Single occupancy supplements will apply for solo travellers. Hotel and room facilities vary and may be subject to additional fees. Some hotels require payment of local city taxes on arrival. Please call for pricing. We accept all major credit and debit cards.