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Travel During the Holiday Season

Travel During the Holiday Season

Cosmos has tours in the Europe and Africa that are offered during the Holiday Season. If you are planning a vacation during Christmas or New Year’s, Cosmos is the perfect option for you. This following list will provide you with all the vacations we offer where you will be on tour either December 24th or 25, or December 31st or January 1st. Make sure to review the Vacation Overview, to see what special features may be offered for these Holiday Season vacations. For value-minded travelers, Cosmos escorted tours are the perfect choice to experience the benefits of group travel and the freedom to explore on your own—and in wintertime, the savings are even better!

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JEWELS OF MOROCCO (6780)

10 days from Casablanca to Casablanca
The Kingdom of Morocco is rich in history and culture, offering travelers intriguing historical sites, authentic cuisine, and changing scenery. In Marrakesh, step back in time as you wander through the Jemaa-el-Fna, an exotic bazaar offering some of the greatest open-air entertainment. Listen to storytellers (an integral part of the ...Read More.
Starting at: $1,029
(Not Including Airfare)*


TUNISIAN ADVENTURE (6760)

8 days from Tunis to Tunis
From Berber villages and historical architecture to spectacular rocky gorges, Tunisia’s enchanting blend of European sophistication and Arabian exoticism awaits you. Visit the best-preserved Roman remains at Dougga, see the Andalusian-looking port village of Sidi-Dou-Said, and ancient Carthage. From Tunis, continue to Monastir, ...Read More.
Starting at: $1,029
(Not Including Airfare)*
11 days from Tunis to Tunis
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PRAGUE, VIENNA & BUDAPEST (6050)

9 days from Munich to Munich
The rediscovered jewels of Imperial Europe are the focus of this popular vacation, which includes overnights in Munich, Prague, Vienna, Budapest, and Salzburg. In Prague, see the tolling of the Astronomical Clock, when a sinister medieval figure of Death emerges to pull the bell cord. Operating for over six centuries, this is a ...Read More.
Starting at: $1,029
(Not Including Airfare)*


GRAND TOUR OF TURKEY (6720)

13 days from Istanbul to Istanbul
A country of many contrasts, Turkey is a unique crossroads between Europe and Asia. Begin in Istanbul with its mosques, markets, and historic buildings, and drive along the Sea of Marmara to Gallipoli on the European side of the Dardanelles. Visit the WWI battle site, then ferry across to Asia Minor. Take time to visit the remains ...Read More.
Starting at: $1,049
(Not Including Airfare)*


JEWELS OF SPAIN & PORTUGAL (6790)

9 days from Madrid to Madrid
This exciting adventure introduces you to the fascinating major cities of the Iberian Peninsula, many of which are UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Begin with an overnight in the Spanish capital of Madrid. Then, visit fortified Avila and pretty Salamanca, pearls of the Castile region, and cross the Serra da Estrela into Portugal to ...Read More.
Starting at: $1,049
(Not Including Airfare)*


BRITISH PANORAMA (9020)

9 days from London to London
This exciting vacation is a delightful introduction to the history and culture of England, Scotland, and Wales. Begin your trip in London with a full day to discover the city’s landmarks on your own or to take an optional tour. Then, visit the market town of Stamford and York, England’s most complete medieval city. See a section of ...Read More.
Starting at: $1,049
(Not Including Airfare)*


MADRID & ANDALUSIA (6810)

8 days from Madrid to Madrid
This vacation covers the heart of Andalusia, a region known for its vibrant colors, passionate flamenco, good food, and friendly people. From Madrid, travel to the old walled city of Toledo, then into the heart of Don Quixote’s La Mancha to Cordoba, where the Moors left an impressive mark with its fabulous Mezquita. Carry on to ...Read More.
Starting at: $1,238
(Not Including Airfare)*


JEWELS OF FRANCE (4750)

8 days from Paris to Paris
Experience the sites and landmarks of northern France, starting in Paris, the “City of Light.” Enjoy a visit to Notre Dame Cathedral and a guided orientation of the city’s main highlights: the Eiffel Tower, Arc de Triomphe, and more. Visit Giverny with its splendid Monet Gardens, see Rouen with its impressive cathedral, admire ...Read More.
Starting at: $1,259
(Not Including Airfare)*


LEISURELY TUSCANY & ROME (6200)

8 days from Rome to Rome
This fascinating itinerary focuses on Italy’s most celebrated treasures: the “Eternal City” of Rome and the verdant hilly landscape of Tuscany. Your vacation begins with two overnights in Rome and guided sightseeing that introduces you to the city’s highlights. Traveling northward, your base in Tuscany is the spa town of ...Read More.
Starting at: $1,343
(Not Including Airfare)*
12 days from Rome to Rome
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THE SPLENDORS OF ITALY (6400)

9 days from Rome to Rome
Italy—a country without compare. Explore the maze of streets in Venice, and discover hidden treasures and restaurants in their back alleys. Stand in awe as you admire the Leaning Tower of Pisa, one of Italy’s most famous must-see wonders. Have your camera ready as you explore Rome’s historical sites, including the Colosseum—the ...Read More.
Starting at: $1,595
(Not Including Airfare)*
13 days from Rome to Rome
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A TASTE OF EUROPE (5080)

10 days from London to Paris
On this vacation, get a “Taste of Europe” and sample some of Western Europe’s best-loved areas, including England, Holland, Germany, Switzerland, and France. You’ll visit the main cities—London, Amsterdam, Lucerne, and Paris—and you’ll also behold fascinating scenery and cruise scenic waterways. Experience the wonder of a cruise on ...Read More.
Starting at: $1,626
(Not Including Airfare)*
11 days from London to London
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SIX COUNTRIES, VENICE & PARIS (4420)

10 days from London to Paris
If you want to see Western Europe’s main highlights but don’t have a lot of time, this is the vacation for you! Visit England, Belgium, Germany, Austria, Italy, Switzerland, and France. Sample France’s celebrated cuisine and fine wines. See London’s famous museums, shop at its famous stores on Bond Street and Knightsbridge, or ...Read More.
Starting at: $1,679
(Not Including Airfare)*
11 days from London to London
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HIGHLIGHTS OF GERMANY (6040)

12 days from Frankfurt to Frankfurt
This comprehensive vacation focuses on the crown jewels of Germany, starting and ending in Frankfurt. Begin with a panoramic Rhine River cruise. Then, see Cologne with its gothic cathedral, the historic buildings of legendary Hamelin, the harbor city of Hamburg, and Hanseatic Lübeck. Enjoy two overnights in Berlin, Germany’s ...Read More.
Starting at: $1,784
(Not Including Airfare)*


FROM ST. PAUL'S TO ST. PETER'S (5900)

12 days from London to Rome
Begin your vacation in London with two overnights and leisure time to make your own discoveries in this lively city. Cross the English Channel by Eurostar train to Paris. Your 2-night stay here includes guided sightseeing that highlights the Arc de Triomphe, Champs-Elysées, and the Eiffel Tower. Then, enjoy time to explore the ...Read More.
Starting at: $1,885
(Not Including Airfare)*


CENTRAL EUROPE (6070)

15 days from Frankfurt to Frankfurt
This popular vacation takes you through the heart of Central Europe. Starting and ending in Frankfurt, spend two overnights each in Berlin, Warsaw, Kraków, Budapest, and Prague. See Germany’s major cities, including the one-time intellectual hub of Weimar; reunified Berlin; and Munich, the lively Bavarian capital. From Germany, it’s ...Read More.
Starting at: $1,956
(Not Including Airfare)*


EUROPEAN JEWELS (4600)

12 days from London to Paris
See some of Europe’s most precious gems on this magnificent mosaic of European culture. Begin in London with two overnights and free time to discover the UK’s capital. Cross the English Channel by ferry and board your motorcoach to Amsterdam, where guided sightseeing and a canal cruise await. In Germany, travel along the ...Read More.
Starting at: $1,979
(Not Including Airfare)*
13 days from London to London
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FROM ROME TO LONDON (5910)

12 days from Rome to London
Your journey begins with two overnights in the Italian capital of Rome and guided sightseeing that highlights the Colosseum, Roman Forum, and the Vatican’s St. Peter’s Square. Head north to see Pisa’s Leaning Tower and to Renaissance Florence, featuring sculpture-filled Signoria Square, Palazzo Vecchio, the Giotto Campanile, and the ...Read More.
Starting at: $1,994
(Not Including Airfare)*


GRAND TOUR OF SPAIN (6850)

15 days from Madrid to Madrid
Get to know multi-faceted Spain on this exciting vacation. Start your journey in Madrid, the country’s grand capital. Visit the Aranjuez Royal Palace, marvel at the Cuenca “hanging houses,” and explore the ancient winding streets of Valencia. Drive along the Mediterranean Coast, stopping at Peniscola Castle on the way to beautiful ...Read More.
Starting at: $2,078
(Not Including Airfare)*


WONDERS OF EUROPE (5120)

14 days from London to Paris
From London to Paris via Belgium, Luxembourg, Switzerland, Liechtenstein, Austria, and Italy, discover many of Europe’s highlights on this memorable vacation. In Rome, visit the Roman Forum, dating back to the 7th century BC, and the Colosseum, completed in the 1st century AD. In Lucerne, see the 14th-century Chapel Bridge, the ...Read More.
Starting at: $2,204
(Not Including Airfare)*
15 days from London to London
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GRAND TOUR OF FRANCE (4780)

14 days from Paris to Paris
Get to know France from the inside on this exciting vacation. From Paris, head north to Rouen, then Honfleur, an overnight in Caen, and the historic Normandy D-Day landing beaches from World War II. On to Bayeux, the enduring beauty of Mont St. Michel, Angers with its cathedral, and along the Loire Valley for two overnights. Travel ...Read More.
Starting at: $2,204
(Not Including Airfare)*


EUROPE’S HIGHLIGHTS (5100)

15 days from London to Paris
Experience Europe’s major highlights on this extraordinary vacation. Begin in London with two overnights and free time to discover the UK’s capital. Cross the English Channel and travel by motorcoach to Amsterdam for guided sightseeing and a canal cruise. Journey through the German Rhineland, passing castles and vineyards, then ...Read More.
Starting at: $2,234
(Not Including Airfare)*
16 days from London to London
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Add $173


JEWELS OF ITALY (6370)

15 days from Rome to Rome
This exciting vacation covers Italy’s main sites, with a special focus on the green, hilly landscapes of Tuscany and the romantic Gulf of Naples. Begin with an overnight in Rome, then stop in Orvieto, an Umbrian town with a beautiful cathedral, and reach Poggibonsi, your base for exploring Tuscany. Join the included excursions to ...Read More.
Starting at: $2,277
(Not Including Airfare)*


COSMOPOLITAN EUROPE (5150)

17 days from London to Paris
This comprehensive vacation begins in London, then crosses the English Channel by ferry and arrives in Brussels by motorcoach. Continue to Germany for a leisurely Rhine River cruise. Through Bavaria, visit Nuremberg on the way to the Czech capital of Prague. Travel into enchanting Bohemia and Moravia before reaching Vienna with its ...Read More.
Starting at: $2,466
(Not Including Airfare)*
18 days from London to London
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THE BEST OF EUROPE (5160)

18 days from London to Paris
This tour begins in London with two overnights and free time to see the major landmarks. Then, cross the English Channel by Eurostar train (except where specified) to Brussels and continue by motorcoach to Amsterdam. Travel along the banks of the legendary Rhine River to Germany and stop in Heidelberg before crossing into ...Read More.
Starting at: $2,780
(Not Including Airfare)*
19 days from London to London
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GEMS OF ITALY, FRANCE & SPAIN (6330)

19 days from Rome to Madrid
This Mediterranean journey takes you from Rome to Paris to Madrid, with many fascinating stops along the way. Your vacation begins in Rome with two overnights and guided sightseeing that visits the Roman Forum, St. Peter’s Square, and the Colosseum. Next up: Florence, “Cradle of the Renaissance;” the romantic floating city of ...Read More.
Starting at: $2,855
(Not Including Airfare)*


THE GRAND EUROPEAN (5210)

23 days from London to Paris
This extensive vacation stretches through Central Europe from London to Rome, then along the Mediterranean to Spain and France to reach Paris. Begin with two overnights in London, then ferry across the English Channel and join your motorcoach to Amsterdam for guided sightseeing and a canal cruise. Follow the banks of the Rhine with ...Read More.
Starting at: $3,460
(Not Including Airfare)*
24 days from London to London
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EUROPEAN MASTERPIECE (5270)

29 days from London to Amsterdam
This comprehensive vacation takes in the best of Western, Central, and Southern Europe. Start in London and cross the English Channel by Eurostar train bound for Paris (except where specified). Among the highlights: see the Champs-Elysées in Paris, French Châteaux Country, Plaza Catalunya in Barcelona, the glamorous French Riviera, ...Read More.
Starting at: $4,331
(Not Including Airfare)*
30 days from London to London
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Add $173