Orchestrated by the world’s finest Tour Directors and knowledgeable local guides, Globus’s first class European vacations are perfectly planned to allow you to experience cultures, visit must-see sights, and make lasting memories. Since 1928, Globus has led the way in worldwide escorted travel and provides centrally located hotels, top notch guides, and interactive itineraries. Globus includes behind the scenes activities with all their tours so rest assured that when you travel with Globus, you’ll not only see Europe—you’ll experience it!
Starting in 2017, Globus is unveiling 4 new vacations through Norway, Iceland, Germany and Ireland.
Best of Norway
In Norway, your tour will mix experiencing magnificent natural wonders with visiting unique historical hotels and churches. The highlight of the tour will take you on a breathtaking ride on the famous Flam railway, one of the world’s most scenic train rides. You’ll have the perfect view of all the gorgeous fjords in the country. From the wonderful scenery to the vibrant cities, including the capital, Oslo, this 7 day tour through Norway is sure to delight all of your senses.
Gems of Iceland
Scenic highlights of the Gems of Iceland tour include visits to many unique and large waterfalls, including the mighty Gullfoss waterfall, which plummets down 105 feet into a rugged canyon. Globus also planned a few out of the ordinary experiences to make your vacation unforgettable. You will visit Thingvellir, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and walk thought the rift valley, which separates the North American and Europe tectonic plates. Great food experiences with Globus are also a must! In Geysir, walk with the chef through the geothermal areas and taste freshly baked bread cooked using the heat from the hot springs. Geysir schnapps tasting, a whale watching boat cruise and a visit to one of the world’s largest geothermal power stations are all including in this once of a lifetime vacation.
If you have been wanting to visit Germany, this new tour will include all sites you want to see from Berlin to Munich and everything in between. Picture visiting fairy tale castles, medieval towns, and seeing the Bavarian Alps while sipping and snacking on German beer and food. Since Globus is known for including unique experiences on their tours, they have planned an overnight stay in the medieval Rothenburg, with its ramparts and towers, cobblestone lanes, and 16th-century houses. No trip to Germany is complete without experiencing a lively Biergarten, and Globus has included a farewell dinner at one in Munich.
Ireland’s Ancient East to the Wild Atlantic Way
Your stunning Ireland tour will start in Dublin with a welcome dinner and you will travel from the east coast to west to see Ireland’s most popular cities, small towns and scenic highlights. Of course you will see the Cliffs of Moher, where you’ll savor the breathtaking views of these rugged cliffs dropping into the blue ocean. Guided tours include fascinating information on history, beer and art. A popular visit is the House of Waterford Crystal, where you will watch as craftsmen transform glowing balls of molten crystal into their famous elegant shapes. You will also get to take a private boat to the tropical garden on Garinish Island, where warm waters attract colonies of seals.
On each Globus tour, you’ll be accompanied by a Tour Director and a local guide who knows the ins and outs of the countries you are visiting as well as the history, secrets, culture and language. They will also allow you VIP access to all the sites so you won’t have to spend your precious vacation time waiting in line. All you have to do is sit back, relax and enjoy the fantastic tour.