Amsterdam, Brussels & Paris

9 days from $8,460 per person*
  • Explore three European capitals on one trip.
  • Fall in love with Paris and tour the dazzling Palace of Versailles with a private guide.
  • Cruise the Singelgracht, Amsterdam’s UNESCO-protected canal network.
  • Take a privately guided walk through historic Brussels and medieval Bruges.
  • Stay in a handpicked selection of luxury accommodations.
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Western Europe’s big cities have their own special allure. Amsterdam is transforming itself, repurposing the old buildings that line its famed canals into intriguing new streetscapes. Reserved Brussels becomes a nexus of quirky chic at night. And Paris is, as always, Paris: the most romantic city on Earth. The capitals of the Netherlands, Belgium, and France are ideal for those who prefer to savor their Europe slowly.

Start with a privately guided tour of picturesque Amsterdam that passes its stately mansions, historic bridges, and colorful flower markets. In Rotterdam, visit the quintessentially Dutch borough of Delfshaven and the historic city center of Delft, then tour the monuments of The Hague. Later in Brussels, take in the Grand-Place, Royal Palace, and other landmarks before a tranquil guided walking tour of medieval Bruges. Finally, take a private half-day walking tour of Paris with a knowledgeable guide before heading to the Palace of Versailles, Louis XIV’s sprawling royal chateau, symbolic of both the extravagance of the ancien régime and the revolution that overthrew it.

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Day
Activities Hotel & Meals
Hotel & Meals
  • Day 1 Amsterdam
    Amsterdam
    • Private Transfer - Airport - Hotel with Meet & Greet - Vehicle/Guide/Driver
    • Netherlands - Welcome Package
    Breakfast
  • Day 2 Amsterdam
    Amsterdam
    • Private Tour - 1/2 Day Walking Tour with Canal Cruise (4hrs) - Guide/Cruise
    Breakfast
  • Day 3 Amsterdam
    Amsterdam
    • Private Tour - Grand Holland (with Guide) (8hrs) - Vehicle/Guide/Driver
    Breakfast
  • Day 4 Amsterdam to Brussels
    Amsterdam to Brussels
    • Private Transfer - Hotel - Train Station - Vehicle/Driver
    • Train - Amsterdam - Brussels [3hrs] - 1st Class Train Ticket
    • Private Transfer - Train Station with Meet & Greet - Vehicle/Guide/Driver
    • Belgium - Welcome Package
    Breakfast
  • Day 5 Brussels
    Brussels
    • Private Tour - Brussels & Bruges (with lunch) (8 hrs) - Vehicle/Guide/Driver
    Breakfast
  • Day 6 Brussels to Paris
    Brussels to Paris
    • Private Transfer - Train Station - Vehicle/Driver
    • Train - Brussels - Paris [2hrs] - 1st Class Train Ticket
    • Train Station Meet & Greet - Assistant
    • Private Transfer - Train Station - Vehicle/Driver
    • France - Welcome Package Paris
    • Optional Activities
  • Day 7 Paris
    Paris
    • Private Tour - 1/2 Day Walking Tour of Paris (3 hrs) - Guide
  • Day 8 Paris
    Paris
    • Private Tour - 1/2 Day Versailles (4 hrs) - Vehicle/Guide/Driver
  • Day 9 Paris
    Paris
    • Private Transfer - Airport (CDG or Orly) - Vehicle/Driver
We can customize this private tour just for you. Any element can be tailored – activities, length, hotels and destinations.
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Day 1: Amsterdam

For your added comfort, you will have Meet & Greet guide assistance upon your arrival, which will be waiting for you outside the customs. Your representative will help to co-ordinate meeting up with your private chauffeur at the airport and accompany you to your accommodation.

A welcome package with  a city map, train tickets (if relevant), and any other touristic information that we deem you may find useful will be given to you by your driver upon arrival. Alternative arrangements will be made if you do not have a private transfer at the start of your itinerary.

Accommodation: Pulitzer

Hotel Pulitzer is unique among the luxury Hotels in Amsterdam. The hotel overlooks two of the city’s most picturesque canals: the Prinsengracht and Keizersgracht. Hotel Pulitzer is ideally located in the middle of Amsterdam’s historic city center and comprises 25 restored 17th and 18th century canal houses. Hotel Pulitzer Amsterdam offers a variety of dining options; Lobby Lounge, Restaurant Keizersgracht 238, Pulitzers Bar and Room Service. Breakfast and dinner are served in Restaurant Keizersgracht 238 where you can enjoy grilled specialties and tastes from around the world. If you are looking to restore and relax, their Lobby Lounge is the ideal spot for a coffee or light lunch. A multifunctional garden is hidden in the heart of the hotel and reveals an elegant terrace as soon as the weather permits. Hotel Pulitzer Amsterdam also features a fitness center, distinctive concierge services and a private salon boat.

Amsterdam, Brussels & Paris Tours 2019 - 2020 -  Amsterdam
Amsterdam
Amsterdam, Brussels & Paris Tours 2019 - 2020 -  Hotel Pulitzer
Hotel Pulitzer

Day 2: Amsterdam

Your English speaking guide will meet you at your hotel and take you on a tour of wonderful Amsterdam. Your guide will take you through the most picturesque neighborhood of Amsterdam on foot, the canals, the bridges, and to the beautiful 17th and 18th century mansions along the canals. You will also see the Royal Palace on Dam square, the historic buildings along the Amstel River, the colorful flower market and more. Cruise the canals by boat, the best way to see Amsterdam; Holland’s capital has 100 canals and 1000 bridges. While cruising through the old city you will see elegant merchant's mansions, carillon-topped churches and warehouses dating back to the 16th and 17th centuries.

Accommodation: Pulitzer
Amsterdam, Brussels & Paris Tours 2019 - 2020 -  Amsterdam traditional canal side houses
Amsterdam traditional canal side houses

Day 3: Amsterdam

Enjoy a full day private tour with vehicle and driver, accompanied by a guide. Enjoy a city tour of Rotterdam, a very modern city with a lot of culture. You will see the city hall, the Coolsingel (shopping street) and the cubical houses. There is also a historical part of town called Delfshaven built in a typical Dutch style. Rotterdam is also the third largest harbor of the world. Continue to Delft, famous for its blue porcelain. You will visit one of the potteries, where the art of painting the vases and plates, the baking process is shown. There are many historical pieces of Delft Blue art on show and there is a shop. Continue to the city center of Delft. Visit Delft, one of the most charming towns in Holland. The market place, the 'new' Church and the wonderful historical town hall in combination with narrow canals, and little shopping streets make it really special. Enjoy some fee time for lunch (not included), before continuing to The Hague to enjoy a city tour. There are wonderful tree lined lanes and many monuments. During the tour you will see the Knight’s Hall, the Parliament buildings, the Peace Palace and Scheveningen Seaside resort. At the end of the tour, return to your hotel in Amsterdam.

Accommodation: Pulitzer
Amsterdam, Brussels & Paris Tours 2019 - 2020 -  Peace Palace
Peace Palace

Day 4: Amsterdam - Brussels

A transfer from your hotel to the train station with a private vehicle and driver is provided.

Enjoy a transfer by high speed train from Amsterdam to Brussels. Travel time is approximately 3 hours.

For your added comfort, you will have a Meet & Greet guide assistance upon your arrival who will be waiting for you at the platform where your train arrives. Your representative will help to co-ordinate meeting up with your private chauffeur at the train station and accompany you to your accommodation.

A welcome package with a city map, train tickets (if relevant), and any other touristic information that we deem you may find useful will be waiting for you upon your arrival at your first hotel on your trip.

Accommodation: Hotel Le Chatelain

Discover the rhythm of Brussels and live the royal life in the luxurious Hotel Le Châtelain. Create new memories and discover a unique experience in surroundings which fulfill all of your needs and expectations. Immerse yourself in luxury and relax in one of the 107 boutique-style rooms and suites. Clear your mind and relax in the sauna, enjoy a moment of silence in the garden, or kick back in the lounge by an open fire. Be spoiled by what Le Châtelain’s culinary universe has planned for you, with the chic, on-site La Maison du Chatelain, offering refined Belgian and French gastronomy in the heart of the European capital.

Amsterdam, Brussels & Paris Tours 2019 - 2020 -  Brussels
Brussels
Amsterdam, Brussels & Paris Tours 2019 - 2020 -  Hotel Le Chatelain
Hotel Le Chatelain

Day 5: Brussels

Meet your guide and driver for a private full day tour of Brussel and Bruges. Spend the first half of the day driving and admiring the legendary landmarks of Brussels from your car. Cruise past the grandiose structures of the European Union district and see significant sites including the Grand Place, the Royal Palace, and Manneken Pis. Then, travel through the verdant Belgian countryside to Bruges to witness the architectural beauty and winding waterways of the iconic city. Your guide will introduce you to the main sights and give you the history of the town as you stroll by the artistic wealth of the innumerable monuments, historical buildings, and churches. Stand in admiration of the marvelous market square,  the city hall, the belfry and its halls, the numerous canals, and the typical God houses – late medieval-looking houses bearing a name and a year on the outside wall – which can be seen everywhere in the city. The city center is car free, allowing for a pleasant, traffic-free walking tour. Admission to the sites is not included. Lunch is included.

Accommodation: Hotel Le Chatelain
Amsterdam, Brussels & Paris Tours 2019 - 2020 -  Canals of Bruges
Canals of Bruges

Day 6: Brussels - Paris

A private vehicle transfer between the train station and your hotel or city with a driver is provided.

Enjoy a transfer by train from Brussels to Paris. Travel time is approximately 2 hours.

For your added comfort, a Meet & Greet assistant will be waiting for you on the arrivals platform at the train station, holding a sign with your name on it. They will help you to co-ordinate meeting up with your private driver and accompany you to your accommodation.

Meet your private driver and vehicle for a train station transfer.

A welcome package with a city map, train tickets (if relevant), and any other touristic information that we deem you may find useful, will be provided to you on your first day in destination.

Today, you have the opportunity to engage in a vast array of optional activities. It may seem overwhelming because there are so many things to do and see in Paris, but Kensington Tours has a few exciting suggestions for you. Within the city, you can choose from any number of privately guided tours around specific neighborhoods, places of interest such as the Louvre, or arrange a tour with a focus on architecture. It is entirely up to you! Consider a few hours with a personal shopper, or a guided tour in a vintage car through a Parisian neighborhood. If you are interested in doing something further afield, consider a day trip to Chartres, Versailles, Normandy, Burgundy, or Giverny (known because of Monet's paintings). A fun way to spend an afternoon is touring by hot air balloon, which is possible to do in the Parisian countryside. Please ask your Destination Specialist if you are interested in any of these optional tours and activities.

Accommodation: Grand Hotel du Palais Royal

Situated between the Louvre and Opera, the Grand Hotel du Palais Royal is an essential Parisian address, a refined haven in the heart of Paris where architecture, culture and gastronomy blend with the most exclusive boutiques. The hotel is nestled in a magnificent 18th century building, parts of which are officially designated a historic monument. All 68 rooms and suites are luxuriously equipped with Pierre-Yves Rochon’s decor, while an on-site spa and restaurant, staff trained in the tradition of luxury French hotels, and the unique location in Paris make the Grand Hôtel du Palais Royal the new address for Parisian chic.

Amsterdam, Brussels & Paris Tours 2019 - 2020 -  Louvre
Louvre

Day 7: Paris

Meet your private guide at your hotel and depart on foot for a 3-hour walking tour of Paris, the City of Light. The location of your hotel will dictate how your time is best spent, though your guide will be happy to accommodate any specific requests. Perhaps stroll to Ile de la Cite, where the medieval city was focused, and home the cathedral of Notre-Dame, one of the most famous Catholic churches in the world. Make your way to see the courtyards of the world famous Louvre, the largest palace and museum in Europe. Learn about Paris at the time of Napoleon as you see the imposing Arc de Triomphe on the renowned Champs-Elysees, or make your way toward the icon of Paris, the Eiffel Tower, for a ground-level photo opportunity of this must-see monument.

Accommodation: Grand Hotel du Palais Royal
Amsterdam, Brussels & Paris Tours 2019 - 2020 -  Louvre Courtyard
Louvre Courtyard

Day 8: Paris

Enjoy a half day visiting the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Palace of Versailles, traveling in a private car and English speaking guide. This magnificent Baroque palace is known to the world as a symbol of civilization and pleasure. The Palace of Versailles dates back to 1038 and was the official residence of the Kings of France from 1682 until 1790. Used by Louis XIV initially as a hunting lodge, the property expanded to become the majestic site of French classical architecture complete with extensive manicured gardens. The interior showcases brilliant examples of Baroque furnishings, a rare collection art, and special exhibitions. Your guide will lead you through the most beautiful rooms where you'll be dazzled by their sheer opulence. Free time is allocated at the end of the tour for a walk in the French style gardens which feature exalted statues, busts, and marble vases, before returning to Paris.

Accommodation: Grand Hotel du Palais Royal
Amsterdam, Brussels & Paris Tours 2019 - 2020 -  Versailles
Versailles
Amsterdam, Brussels & Paris Tours 2019 - 2020 -  Paris
Paris

Day 9: Paris

Meet your private driver and vehicle for an airport transfer.

Accommodation: Depart (Int`l Airport) (standard)

Depart from International Airport. End of itinerary.

We can customize this private tour just for you. Any element can be tailored – activities, length, hotels and destinations.
Call us at 1 888 903-2001 or request a quote.

Trip Terms & Conditions

  • Your deposit is due immediately on booking (30% of program price, minimum $350). The balance is due 90 days prior to departure.
  • Cancellations of confirmed bookings 90 days or more prior to departure will receive full refund minus a $350 (per person) administrative fee and any non-refundable paid fees (e.g. non-refundable airfare, cruise or hotel deposits). 60-89 days will be subject to loss of 30% of program price. 30-59 days will be subject to loss of 50% of program price. 29 days or less will be subject to loss of 100% of program price.
  • Tour quotes do not include airfare to/from the trip start point unless noted on the itinerary
  • Cost increases in currency exchange, government fees, taxes, surcharges or hotel/lodge tariff increases between quote date and start date are payable by the client.
  • Availability cannot be guaranteed until booked. We will exercise best efforts to book hotels per the itinerary, however, in busy seasons and with client bookings made within 90 days of tour date we may be forced to offer substitutes.
  • Payment of the program price constitutes your acceptance of the terms and conditions set out at www.kensingtontours.com/terms-and-conditions
  • Living Standards and practices at destination may differ from those in North America with respect to provisions of utilities, services and accommodation.

Pulitzer: Amsterdam

Hotel Pulitzer is unique among the luxury Hotels in Amsterdam. The hotel overlooks two of the city’s most picturesque canals: the Prinsengracht and Keizersgracht. Hotel Pulitzer is ideally located in the middle of Amsterdam’s historic city center and comprises 25 restored 17th and 18th century canal houses. Hotel Pulitzer Amsterdam offers a variety of dining options; Lobby Lounge, Restaurant Keizersgracht 238, Pulitzers Bar and Room Service. Breakfast and dinner are served in Restaurant Keizersgracht 238 where you can enjoy grilled specialties and tastes from around the world. If you are looking to restore and relax, their Lobby Lounge is the ideal spot for a coffee or light lunch. A multifunctional garden is hidden in the heart of the hotel and reveals an elegant terrace as soon as the weather permits. Hotel Pulitzer Amsterdam also features a fitness center, distinctive concierge services and a private salon boat.

Amsterdam, Brussels & Paris Tours 2019 - 2020 -  Hotel Pulitzer
Hotel Pulitzer
Amsterdam, Brussels & Paris Tours 2019 - 2020 -  Hotel Pulitzer Lobby
Hotel Pulitzer Lobby

Hotel Le Chatelain: Brussels

Discover the rhythm of Brussels and live the royal life in the luxurious Hotel Le Châtelain. Create new memories and discover a unique experience in surroundings which fulfill all of your needs and expectations. Immerse yourself in luxury and relax in one of the 107 boutique-style rooms and suites. Clear your mind and relax in the sauna, enjoy a moment of silence in the garden, or kick back in the lounge by an open fire. Be spoiled by what Le Châtelain’s culinary universe has planned for you, with the chic, on-site La Maison du Chatelain, offering refined Belgian and French gastronomy in the heart of the European capital.

Amsterdam, Brussels & Paris Tours 2019 - 2020 -  Hotel Le Chatelain
Hotel Le Chatelain

Grand Hotel du Palais Royal: Paris

Situated between the Louvre and Opera, the Grand Hotel du Palais Royal is an essential Parisian address, a refined haven in the heart of Paris where architecture, culture and gastronomy blend with the most exclusive boutiques. The hotel is nestled in a magnificent 18th century building, parts of which are officially designated a historic monument. All 68 rooms and suites are luxuriously equipped with Pierre-Yves Rochon’s decor, while an on-site spa and restaurant, staff trained in the tradition of luxury French hotels, and the unique location in Paris make the Grand Hôtel du Palais Royal the new address for Parisian chic.

Amsterdam, Brussels & Paris Tours 2019 - 2020 -  Grand Hotel du Palais
Grand Hotel du Palais

Depart (Int`l Airport) (standard): Global Location

Depart from International Airport. End of itinerary.

We can customize this private tour just for you. Any element can be tailored – activities, length, hotels and destinations.
Call us at 1 888 903-2001 or request a quote.
We can customize this private tour just for you. Any element can be tailored – activities, length, hotels and destinations.
Call us at 1 888 903-2001 or request a quote.
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  • Diana S — May 25, 2019 — Europe

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    I found Kensington Tours on Google. At my first visit to the site, I was contacted immediately by Julie Couturier. She made my inquiry seem like we were having coffee, and she just happened to know everything I needed to make me choose her as my representative and travel expert. I was recommended to other tour companies, by friends, but it was Julie that made me realize Kensington was the best choice. We started our discovery in 2018 and because I was traveling with my grandchildren, I wanted to ensure the trip was perfect. We had to make changes as we went along, first because we were able to confirm a suite at the Marriott Grand Residence on Park St. with reward points. Julie was quick to make all the necessary changes in our tours. We felt privileged to have had the tour guides that Julie set for us, each one was so very knowledgeable and had a great sense of humour which kept our 13 and 11 years old interested. Julie suggested a play and what child can say the saw “Matilda” in London. We certainly would not have enjoyed our trip as much if we had tried to do this on our own. Julie suggested a visit to Warner Bros Harry Potter and it was worth every moment. I would have never gone there, so congrats again to Julie. She was also able to advise us as to where to purchase groceries for our room, having lived in London previously. I have had many friends travel around the world and I don’t know of one that speaks as highly of their tour company or their travel expert the way my family has. Thank you Kensington Tours and especially Julie.

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We can customize this private tour just for you. Any element can be tailored – activities, length, hotels and destinations.
Call us at 1 888 903-2001 or request a quote.

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