Exploring Europe, Your Way

Europe is on your mind, but how will your vision play out in real life? Discover three completely different perspectives with CIE Tours’ guided vacations, and we’ll help you find the essence of your Europe.

Italy: A Classic Love Affair

For over 87 years, CIE Tours has established itself as a leader in travels to Great Britain and Ireland. Now you can experience that same sense of hospitality on an escorted journey through Italy. All of the classics are within easy reach — from meeting gondoliers to marveling at the Colosseum and the Uffizi Gallery’s art-filled halls. In between the highlights are engaging stories from your expert guides, an exclusive visit to the fascinating town of Orvieto and plenty of free time to seek out the pastimes that appeal to you. Our advice: Pop into Harry’s Bar and order a peach-kissed bellini for a classic Venetian experience.

Ireland: A Culinary Journey

After nearly nine decades together, CIE Tours and Ireland are practically inseparable. Led by jovial guides who know every detail of this fabled land, you’ll get to know Ireland’s most iconic sights as if you were a local. Go even deeper into the culture on a guided culinary tour to meet the artisans and taste Ireland’s signature cuisine. An excursion to a Dublin whiskey distillery is followed by a cooking class; the goat cheeses you sample while exploring a Cork farm will later appear on your dinner plate; and a meal of locally foraged ingredients is as astonishing as the views of the Cliffs of Moher.

Iceland: Nature at Its Finest

As if crossing over to Ireland wasn’t enough, imagine leading up to the adventure with three days in Iceland in one seamless journey. Photos can’t capture how epic the land of fire and ice really is, but your guided tour through the Golden Circle will bring it all to life. Dedicate this stopover to enjoying the dramatic beauty of Gullfoss Waterfall and the mighty Strokkur Geysir, along with free time to appreciate colorful Reykjavík. A tip: Travel between September and April for a chance to see the brilliant Northern Lights dancing above.


Finding the right European adventure begins with you, and we’ll work with CIE Tours to bring all the details together. From fully inclusive coach tours to curated independent excursions, you’ll have expert guidance from beginning to end.


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TASTE OF ICELAND & IRELAND

CIE Tours – Guided Vacation

Combine two magnificent destinations in one: Iceland and Ireland are two nations rich in culture, heritage, folklore and spectacular scenery. VACATION INCLUDES: Deluxe accommodations; breakfast daily; select lunches and dinners; Gullfoss Waterfall; The Blue Lagoon; Strokkur Geysir; Reykjavik city tour; Blarney Castle; Cliffs of Moher; Dublin Castle; Ring of Kerry and sheepdog demonstration. 9 NIGHTS from $2899 Select travel dates 2/21 – 12/5/19 OFFER 1325184

TASTE OF ITALY

CIE Tours – Guided Vacation

Art, history, food and beauty: take in Italy’s highlights on this enchanting introductory tour of Venice, Florence, Rome and more! VACATION INCLUDES: Deluxe accommodations; breakfast daily; select dinners; gondola ride in Venice; visit the Uffizi Gallery in Florence; walking tour of the Colosseum and Forum in Rome; tour of the Vatican Museums and Vatican City. 6 NIGHTS from $1899 Select travel dates 3/24 – 10/20/19 OFFER 1325178

THE IRISH FOODIE TOUR

CIE Tours – Guided Vacation

Immerse yourself in Ireland’s food heritage and culture, meet artisan and traditional producers, and visit foodie favorites on this culinary vacation. VACATION INCLUDES: Deluxe accommodations; breakfast and dinner daily; coach transportation; free Wi-Fi on coaches; tea tour through Dublin; whiskey tasting at Dublin distillery; Cork’s English Market visit; seaweed foraging; whiskey and chocolate pairing dinner and cheese tasting at an artisanal goat farm. 7 NIGHTS from $1998 Select travel dates 6/15 – 9/7/19 OFFER 1320494

Prices are per person in U.S. dollars, land only, based on double occupancy, subject to availability and change without notice and are not guaranteed until paid in full. Prices and amenities may vary by category and travel date. International airfare is additional. Additional restrictions, terms, and conditions may apply.



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