Great European Journey
Take a grand tour of Europe on this popular journey, featuring rides on legendary trains in Alpine settings and a five-night cruise along the Rhine River, as well as visits to Cologne's magnificent Gothic cathedral and Heidelberg's 13th-century castle.
- Insights from the West of Ireland
- Fabulous shots from Smithsonian Journeys Expert Kirt Kempter
- Visiting Mount Fuji, by way of rural Japan
- Saturday in Pamplona
OPTIONAL AMSTERDAM, THE NETHERLANDS PRE-TOUR EXTENSION
June 24-26, 2015
The historic heart of Amsterdam, laced with tree-shaded canals and stately 16th- and 17th-century merchant houses, is designated a UNESCO World Heritage site and is the perfect extension to your Great European Journey. Visit the world-class Rijksmuseum and enjoy a full‑day excursion to the quaint port towns of Edam and Hoorn. Accommodations are for two nights in the deluxe Renaissance Amsterdam Hotel.