Great Journey Through Europe Aboard Amadeus Imperial

Great Journey Through Europe Aboard Amadeus Imperial

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DETAILS

This extraordinary 11-day “Grand Tour” of Europe features an incredible combination of river, rail, lake and mountain travel including five nights aboard the deluxe Amadeus Imperial. Journey through the Western heart of the Continent through the Netherlands, Germany, France and Switzerland, cruising the most scenic sections of the fabled Rhine River. Barbara Horlbeck is the study leader on June 28th departure with David Brown on the July 8th tour.

Pricing from
$3,995

Early booking SAVINGS of up to $2,000

Trip Type
Group Travel Tour, International Land & Rail Voyages, International River Voyages
Departure Dates
Jun 28, 2022 - Jul 8, 2022
Jul 8, 2022 - Jul 18, 2022

EXTENSIONS

Amsterdam Pre-Program Option

EDUCATIONAL EXPERTS

  • Barbara Horlbeck

    Barbara Horlbeck

    Barbara Horlbeck, M.A., is an arts and culture professional with extensive global experience. She is a lecturer, writer, independent researcher and adjunct instructor of art history, and has developed and teaches college and university-level art history courses, including “Arts of the Islamic World” and “Arts of the Ancient World.”  As Founder of Arts and Influences, Barbara developed the successful Food for Thought Lecture and Lunch Series and created a series of in-depth seminars covering a broad range of topics from “Arts of the Medieval World,” and “Arts of China, India and Japan” to “Collectors, Collections, and the Modern Museum.”  As a docent at the Minneapolis Institute of Art for nearly 20 years, Barbara has led tours for educators, specialists and the general public. She has traveled in nearly 40 countries, including five continents and the North Pole, as well as Iran, India, Pakistan and China. Barbara loves helping travelers develop a deeper understanding of our rich artistic and cultural legacy while, at the same time, placing works of art and architecture in their rich historical context.

  • David J. Brown

    David J. Brown

    Few names over the past twenty-plus years have been as synonymous with the National Trust for Historic Preservation as David J. Brown. David served as EVP and the organization’s founding Chief Preservation Officer, where he led the Trust’s advocacy, educational, field work, research, and historic sites programs. A national leader, speaker, and author with a four-decade record of achievement in saving historic places and supporting thriving communities, David is the founder of Bearden Brown LLC, which works to build nonprofit leadership and grow organizational impact. An affiliate fellow at the American Academy in Rome and a founding board member of the International National Trusts Organisation, David brings an international perspective to his discussions of preservation, history, and architecture.

TERMS & CONDITIONS

 

PRIOR TO DEPARTURE

96 days or more prior*

95-61 days prior

60-45 days prior

44-0 days prior

FEE

Full refund

50% of program price

75% of program price

100% of program price

*In the event of a cancellation between 45 and 95 days prior to departure, the refund will be by credit, usable on a future Gohagan & Company trip which commences on or before December 31, 2023. In addition, for all bookings, any applicable airline cancellation fees, optional excursion cancellation fees and administrative fees may apply.

TOUR MAP

Great Journey June 30 map

ITINERARY

  • days 1-2

    U.S./Amsterdam, the Netherlands/ Embark Amadeus Imperial

    Depart the U.S. for Amsterdam. On arrival, enjoy a private cruise along the city’s UNESCO World Heritage‑designated canals, lined with distinctly Dutch 16th- and 17th‑century canal houses. Then, embark the deluxe Amadeus Imperial. Join your travel companions for the Captain’s Welcome Reception and Dinner on Day 2.

  • day 3

    Cologne, Germany

  • day 4

    Koblenz/Rüdesheim

  • day 5

    Mannheim for Heidelberg

  • day 6

    Strasbourg, France

  • day 7

    Basel, Switzerland/Disembark ship/Bern/Lake Lucerne

  • day 8

    Lake Lucerne for Mount Pilatus

  • day 9

    Lake Lucerne/Andermatt for Glacier Express to Zermatt

  • day 10

    Zermatt for Matterhorn

  • day 11

    Zermatt/Geneva/Return to the U.S.

    Following breakfast, transfer to Zermatt for your return flight to the U.S.

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