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Opera Houses of London, Paris & Milan

Tour rating: 4.91 / 5, Based on 25 Reviews
Private tour to United Kingdom, France, Italy

Immerse yourself in the theatrical heritage of three outstanding European cities! Discover the top attractions of London, Paris, and Milan, and attend the most inspiring performances in the highest-rated world-class venues, including the La Scala Theater in Milan and London's Royal Opera.

Opera Houses of London, Paris & Milan

9 days3 cities
United KingdomFranceItaly3 countries
Private tour to United Kingdom, France, Italy
From
$4,398
Tour rating: 4.91 / 5, Based on 25 Reviews

Immerse yourself in the theatrical heritage of three outstanding European cities! Discover the top attractions of London, Paris, and Milan, and attend the most inspiring performances in the highest-rated world-class venues, including the La Scala Theater in Milan and London's Royal Opera.

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London, United Kingdom

London

first destination

London is among the most visited cities on the planet, attracting tourists with its fine cuisine, historic treasures, and unique culture.

3 days in the city
Detailed itinerary
3 nights at a centrally located hotel
Day 1
Arrival to London
Transfer
Transfer

Welcome to the incredible capital of the United Kingdom - London! Upon arrival, your driver meets you at the airport and takes you to your hotel for check-in. The rest of the day is free so you can start exploring the magnificent city center on your own, dine in one of the local restaurants or take a good rest in your comfortable room.

No meals included.

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Day 2
Royal Tour of London
City tour
City tour

Following breakfast in your hotel, you start a full day guided walking tour (up tp 8 hours) around the iconic landmarks of London. For your comfort we have booked a day-pass for London tube, so you can experience a famous London transportation system and save time on traffic.

Together with your professional guide, you begin the sightseeing with a visit to the legendary Tower of London. Your tour continues to the must-see of the city: the 700-year-old Westminster Abbey, which you explore from the outside and the inside. You also see one of London's most famous landmarks - the Houses of Parliament's clock tower Big Ben, officially known as Elizabeth Tower and many other tourists attractions.

After the tour, you return back to your hotel. The rest of the day is free for you to explore London.

Breakfast is included.

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Day 3
Royal Opera House Backstage Tour & Evening Show
Theater
Theater
Show
Show

This day is devoted to exploring one of the most outstanding venues in London, the Royal Opera House. This world-leading theater is not only recognizable due to its building's gorgeous interiors and exteriors, but is also renown for the top-notch performances which are held in it. To reach the house, you take advantage of your day-pass for the London tube.

During the group tour of the legendary Royal Opera House, you get to visit the backstage and the front of the House areas to learn how it prepares to open its doors for the evening performances. The tour duration is about 1 hour and 15 minutes.

To make your day even more memorable, in the evening, you are invited for the show* at Royal Opera House (transfers are included). After the performance, you are taken back to your hotel and have the rest of the day free.

  • Note: the opera house tour and performance are not available during the theater holidays held annually in August.

Breakfast is included.

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The Gore Hotel, London
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The Gore Hotel is a beautiful property and a great place to stay during your London visit. It is located in a 19th-century edifice and provides spacious guestrooms with free Wi-Fi and flat-screen TVs. The Gore Hotel offers to take advantage of the on-site restaurant and the well-known Bar 190.

train
London
Paris
2 hrs 20 min

Have an incredible time traveling on a high-speed train from London to Paris. This one-of-a-kind route runs through the famous underwater Tunnel Chanel via the Strait of Dover.

Paris, France

Paris

second destination

The French capital, Paris is the most beautiful and romantic one of all cities. Dubbed "The Capital of Fashion", it is home to the world's finest fashion designers and a breadth of iconic landmarks, paying ode to more than 15 centuries of history.

4 days in the city
Detailed itinerary
3 nights at a centrally located hotel
Day 4
Bonjour! Train to Paris
Transfer
Transfer
Free day
Free day

Following breakfast at your London hotel and check-out, you meet your private driver who takes you to the train station for your quick train ride to Paris. Bonjour and welcome to the most romantic city in the world and the charming capital of France! Upon arrival, your driver meets you at the rail station and transfers you to the Paris hotel for check-in.

The rest of the day is free so you can start exploring the city on your own, dine in one of the local restaurants or take a good rest in your comfortable room.

Breakfast is included.

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Day 5
Exploring Crème de la Crème of Louvre & the Latin Quarter
City tour
City tour
Museum
Museum

After breakfast, your guide meets you in the hotel lobby and takes you on a 6-hour walking tour of the two famous districts of Paris: Latin Quarter (5th) and Marais (4th). Your tour of the fabulous capital of France begins with the UNESCO Site Heritage, the banks of Seine River. Continue to the Latin quarter and taste a Bohemian charm of the medieval narrow streets and stone-paved alleyways. Reach the Ile de la Cite where you see the world's most famous gothic cathedral - Notre Dame. Walk through the Ile Saint Louis and get closer to more sights: Hotel de Ville (city hall), Fountain of the Innocents, and Palais Royal.

You then proceed with the tour of the Louvre Museum, one of the world's largest museums, taking advantage of your skip-the-line tickets. You see the crème de la crème collections and the most celebrated works of art, ancient artifacts, Greek sculptures, including the famous Venus di Milo, Winged Victory, and masterpieces of Michelangelo, Eugène Delacroix, Paolo Veronese and the world’s most enigmatic Portrait of Mona Lisa by Leonardo da Vinci.

After the tour, you return to the hotel and have the rest of the day free.

Breakfast is included.

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Day 6
Tour of the Champs-Elysées and Eiffel Tower Districts
City tour
City tour

Following breakfast, your guide meets you in the hotel lobby and takes you on a 5-hour walking tour of the Champs-Elysees (8th) and Eiffel Tower (7th) districts. Today you start with outstanding Places Vendome and Concorde and proceed to the Tuileries Gardens - the oldest park in the city. You get to see one of the most recognizable landmarks with its magnificent glass-domed roof - Grand Palais and smaller but similar Petit Palais, built for the Universal Exhibition in 1900. Step on the most ornate and extravagant bridge in the city - Pont Alexandre III and continue to the Place de Trocadero which is the vantage point of the Eiffel Tower*. 

After the tour, you may return to the hotel or take an optional boat cruise along the Seine river.

  • Note: Tickets to the Eiffel Tower are not included in the city tour due to limited availability. Please, ask your travel specialist about available tickets for your tour date if you would like to include it.

Breakfast is included.

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Day 7
Tour of the Opera Garnier
Theater
Theater
Transfer
Transfer

After breakfast, you check out from your Paris hotel. Today you get the unique opportunity to explore the most iconic opera venue in Paris, the famous Opera Garnier, housed in the Palais Garnier palace. Together with your guide, you enjoy the opera theater's lush interiors, enter the Palais Garnier via the Members' Rotunda, check out the magnificent statue of Pythia, stop by the Grand Staircase, and also explore the Grand Foyer overlooking the Avenue de l'Opera and the Glacier Rotunda. The approximate duration of the group tour* is 1 hour 20 minutes.

  • Note: due to security reasons, it is required to arrive 30 minutes before the start of the tour.
  • Note: you can extend your tour and add an evening performance at the Opera Garnier (unavailable in mid-July - mid-September). Contact your specialist for details.

Following the tour and some time for lunch, you have a transfer to the airport where you catch your flight to the gorgeous Italian fashion capital, Milan. Upon arrival to Milan you are met by your driver and taken to your downtown hotel. There are no other planned activities for today, so you have the rest of the day at leisure.

Breakfast is included.

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Hotel Opera Richepanse, Paris
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The gorgeous Hotel Opera Richepanse boasts a top location right in the center of the prestigious district of Paris. It’s just a 5-minute walk from the amazing Champs Elysees and dozens of luxury shops.

plane
Paris
Milan
1 h 30 min

Taking a plane is the fastest way to get from the French capital to one of the most beautiful Italian cities, Milan. Our trusted driver will take you to the airport and meet you when you land.

Milan, Italy

Milan

third destination

The world's fashion capital, Milan, is one of the most visited cities in Northern Italy and in the world.

2 days in the city
Detailed itinerary
2 nights at a centrally located hotel
Day 8
Exploring Milan & La Scala Theater
City tour
City tour
Theater
Theater
Show
Show

Following breakfast, you meet your guide at the hotel lobby and have a 4-hour walking tour of Milan to learn more about the city's history. You start your exploration of Milan at Piazza del Duomo and marvel at the world-known Milan Duomo, the Gothic cathedral and the highest sight in the city which took about six centuries to build. Then you walk through nearby-located Galleria Vittorio Emanuele and reach La Scala Theatre.

Prepare to be wowed by the prestigious Milan opera house while visiting its foyer, the royal box, the historic boxes and even the backstage. Did you know that opera originated in Italy at the end of the 16th century? During your tour, you get closer to opera's roots as you explore one of the world's leading opera houses in Milan.

You continue to the picturesque Brera district to feel the historical atmosphere of the city. Explore the public areas with stories of its 15th-century owners ringing in your ears. Afterwards, you make a stop at Castello Sforzesco to see history and style combined with Milanese flair.

  • Note: The Milan Cathedral is a sacred religious site thus the dress code for visiting it is applied just as when you visit any church in Italy: no shorts – no uncovered knees and shoulders, no backpacks.

  • Note: The unique treasure of Milan - Leonardo da Vinci’s legendary fresco "The Last Supper" located in the church of Santa Maria delle Grazie is not included in the city tour due to its limited availability. Please, ask your destination specialist about available tickets for your tour date.

As another highlight of your day, in the evening, we invite you to the show at La Scala Theater which is located within walking distance from your hotel (note that shows are not available in mid-July - early September). After the performance, you walk back to your hotel and have the rest of the day free.

Breakfast is included.

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Day 9
Departure
Transfer
Transfer

This is the last day of your amazing tour of London, Paris, and Milan! After breakfast your driver meets you at the hotel lobby and takes you to the airport for your flight back home. We wish you a safe flight and hope to work on your future vacations!

​​Breakfast is included.

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Hotel Milano Scala, Milan
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Nestled in the heart of Milan within a walking distance from the magnificent La Scala Opera House and the Milan Cathedral, the Milano Scala boasts excellent service and top-notch facilities. The decor of all guestrooms reflects the famous opera.

What's Included

What's Included

  • Accommodation at remarkable centrally located 4-star hotels in London, Paris, and Milan;
  • Breakfasts at your hotels;
  • Airport transfers and all transportation according to the itinerary;
  • Sightseeing tours with private professional English-speaking guides;
  • Evening shows at London and Milan Opera Houses;
  • Group tours at London and Paris Opera Houses;
  • Entrances to the Tower of London, Westminster Abbey, the Louvre, the Milan Cathedral and Teatro alla Scala;
  • 2-day pass for London public transport;
  • Premier Class Seat ticket for London - Paris train;
  • Economy class flight ticket for Paris - Milan;
  • All tourist fees & taxes, including tourist city taxes;
  • Support line during the trip.

Note: we include 1 vehicle for your arrival and departure transfers. If multiple vehicles are required additional transfer costs will apply.

Not included: international flights, multiple arrival/departure transfers, other meals not mentioned in the program, optional tours and services, all personal expenses.

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Tour Highlights

  • Fully tailor-made program according to your interest;
  • Your own professional local guides and drivers;
  • Convenient transfers according to the itinerary;
  • Full flexibility of hotel options;
  • Comprehensive city tours of London, Paris, and Milan;
  • Exciting tours of the London, Paris, and Milan Opera Houses;
  • Attending inspiring performances at the London and Milan Opera Houses.

What To Know

  • The currency used by default in the UK is British Pound, also known as Pound Sterling, in France and Italy there are Euros. To be on the safe side, make sure to withdraw some cash from the ATM beforehand
  • Many of the tours will require a lot of walking, make sure to pack comfortable shoes
  • Most communication equipment takes 220/110 volts, you will need an adapter plug (type E) to make your plug fit into the socket
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