15-day Heart of Europe® Tour

$4,190 p.p. dbl. occ. (2025)
15 Days
7 Countries
19 Meals

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Since 1960, Image Tours has offered this signature tour of Europe's most popular countries. With spectacular scenery and local flavor, this is an ideal choice for travelers who want an introduction to the Old World at a great value.   Highest Elevation: 3,855 feet in the St. Gotthard Tunnel. Some tours take the pass which is 6,919 feet. Hotels in Switzerland are as high as 2,900 feet.

2025 Departure Dates Price*
Apr-01-2025 $200PP DISCOUNT $4,190 pp
Apr-22-2025 $200PP DISCOUNT $4,190 pp
May-01-2025 $200PP DISCOUNT $4,190 pp
May-06-2025 $200PP DISCOUNT $4,190 pp
May-13-2025 $200PP DISCOUNT $4,190 pp
Jun-12-2025 $200PP DISCOUNT $4,190 pp
Jun-26-2025 $200PP DISCOUNT $4,190 pp
Jul-08-2025 $200PP DISCOUNT $4,190 pp
Aug-05-2025 $200PP DISCOUNT $4,190 pp
Sep-04-2025 $200PP DISCOUNT $4,190 pp
Sep-09-2025 $200PP DISCOUNT $4,190 pp
Sep-18-2025 $200PP DISCOUNT $4,190 pp
Sep-25-2025 $200PP DISCOUNT $4,190 pp
Oct-02-2025 $200PP DISCOUNT $4,190 pp
Oct-07-2025 $200PP DISCOUNT $4,190 pp
Oct-14-2025 $200PP DISCOUNT $4,190 pp

Tour Year 2025

DAY 1 - Overnight Flight to Europe.

Today begins your HEART OF EUROPE® adventure. The Image Tours “Departure Instructions” will provide guidance for airport check-in. Relax on your transatlantic flight with the assurance that Image Tours has taken care of all the details.

DAY 2 - GERMANY . . Arrival at Frankfurt Airport - Schriesheim.

As morning dawns, the European coastline comes into view. Communicating is no problem as English is widely spoken. Refer to the “Arrival Instructions” for directions on where and when to meet your Tour Manager, who will accompany you to your deluxe motor coach. Settle in for a pleasant drive through central Germany to your hotel in the village of Schriesheim. This evening, get acquainted with your fellow tour members during a “Welcome to Europe” dinner at the hotel. (Dinner)

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DAY 3 - GERMANY . . Heidelberg – Rhine River – Schriesheim.

Start your tour with a visit to Heidelberg. Situated on the Neckar River and dominated by its red sandstone castle ruins, this renowned university town is considered by many to embody the spirit of Germany. Proceed to the embarkation point of your scenic boat ride on the Rhine River, one of Western Europe’s most important waterways. Glide past endearing villages, hillside vineyards, medieval castles and fortresses. Pass by the legendary Loreley Rock, which is the subject of boatmen folklore about a bewitching siren. Sample your choice of German specialties during an independent dinner in a charming Rhineland village before returning to your hotel. (Breakfast)

DAY 4 - GERMANY . . Medieval Rothenburg – Bavaria.

The route this morning takes you along the Autobahn (Expressway) to the northern section of the “Romantic Road,” known for its unspoiled countryside, ancient castles and storybook villages. Spend a few hours in Rothenburg, a beautifully preserved medieval village, surrounded by its original defensive wall. The cobblestone streets are lined with historic inns and charming storefronts, including the famous “Käthe Wohlfahrt’s Weihnachtsdorf,” a sprawling, year round Christmas shop. Take a walk on the city wall for a bird’s-eye view of the town and the lovely landscape in the valley beyond. This afternoon, make your way to your hotel in the scenic and festive state of Bavaria. (Breakfast, Dinner)

DAY 5 - GERMANY . . Munich & AUSTRIA . . Tyrolean Village.

Take in Munich’s landmarks as you drive into Bavaria’s capital. There will be time to explore the central square (Marienplatz) with its unique Glockenspiel (clock tower). For a taste of Oktoberfest, stop by the famous Hofbräuhaus. After lunch, head south to the Austrian border. Take in the natural beauty while motoring through the majestic Austrian mountains. Enter Tyrol, one of the friendliest and most scenic regions in Austria. Continue to your chalet-style hotel in a typical Tyrolean Village. (Breakfast, Dinner)

DAY 6 - AUSTRIA . . Tyrolean Village.

This day is devoted to the boundless splendor of the Austrian Alps. Awe-inspiring mountain landscapes surround you as you walk through your Tyrolean Village, admiring the flower-adorned and frescoed chalets. Consider taking a chair lift up the mountain to behold the magnificent Alpine vistas. Another choice is to join your Tour Manager for a full day optional Salzburg & Dinner excursion (see Optional Excursions), which includes a guided tour of Salzburg (known for Mozart’s birthplace and setting for “The Sound of Music”) and a traditional Austrian meal. (Breakfast)

DAY 7 - AUSTRIA . . Innsbruck & ITALY . . Lake Garda – Verona.

The Hapsburg dynasty is responsible for much of the architectural beauty you will see during the morning stop in Innsbruck. Most notably, Maximilian I, ruler of the Holy Roman Empire from 1493 to 1519, commissioned the iconic Golden Roof balcony. Innsbruck is the capital of Tyrol and has twice hosted the Winter Olympics. Enter Italy via the Europa Bruecke (Bridge), a remarkable feat of highway engineering through the Dolomite Mountains. Descend to “Lago di Garda” (Lake Garda), whose steep mountain shores give it a subtropical climate with rich vegetation, including colorful oleander bushes, olive and citrus trees, and grape vines which produce some of the famous Italian wines. During an afternoon stop, stroll along the lake front, browse the quaint markets, or enjoy a gelato (Italian ice cream). From Lake Garda, it’s a short drive to the legendary city of Verona, made famous by Shakespeare’s tragic love story of “Romeo and Juliet.” Experience an authentic Italian meal during an independent dinner before transferring to your hotel. (Breakfast)

DAY 8 - ITALY . . Verona.

Today is yours to absorb the Italian art, architecture, music and overall romantic atmosphere at your own pace. Explore Verona and its nearly 2,000-year-old Roman arena that is still used today for performances of beloved Italian operas. Use your time to browse the fashionable shops or take a local bus back to turquoise-colored Lake Garda, where you can relax on the shore while sipping a Campari or Cappuccino. Another choice for today is to join the optional Venice excursion (see Optional Excursions) to see canals, gondolas, bridges and delicately-blown glass. This excursion includes dinner at a classic Venetian restaurant. However you choose to spend the day, Italy’s captivating ambiance will surely leave an everlasting impression. At the end of the day, return to your Verona area hotel. (Breakfast)

DAY 9 - SWITZERLAND . . Lake Lugano – Swiss Alps.

Travel north through the unsurpassed splendor of the Italian and Swiss Lake Districts. Switzerland greets you with a background of snow capped mountain peaks in contrast to the palm tree-lined subtropical Lake Lugano. Often referred to as the ”Rio de Janeiro of the Old Continent,” Lugano is the perfect spot for a lunch break. In the afternoon, transfer from the Italian to the German speaking region of Switzerland by way of the 11-mile-long St. Gotthard Tunnel. Overnight in a cozy village surrounded by the Swiss Alps. (Breakfast,Dinner)

DAY 10 - SWITZERLAND . . Stans – Lucerne – Swiss Alps.

A morning drive through William Tell country uncovers impressive Lake Lucerne. The soaring mountain peaks of Rigi and Pilatus stand guard over this vast water basin creating one of the most imposing sights in Europe. Stop in the old mountain village of Stans for the optional Swiss Mountain excursion (see Optional Excursions), offering thrilling panoramic views by funicular and cable car. In the afternoon, visit Lucerne with its historic covered bridge and famous Lion Monument, commemorating the deaths of heroic Swiss soldiers who died defending Louis XVI during the French Revolution. The rest of the day is yours to explore Lucerne’s Old Town. Browse displays of delicious chocolates and wood-carved music boxes, or relax on the lovely lakeshore promenade. Before returning to your hotel for dinner, consider joining your Tour Manager for an optional Swiss Lake Boat Ride excursion on beautiful Lake Lucerne (see Optional Excursions). (Breakfast,Dinner)

DAY 11 - FRANCE . . Champagne Region - Troyes.

The church bells usher in another glorious day. Follow the Swiss Autobahn past Basel, where Switzerland, Germany and France meet. Here, the Rhine River becomes navigable as it starts its approximate 700-mile run through Germany and on to the Atlantic seaport of Rotterdam, The Netherlands. Crossing the border into France, the mountains give way to hilltop settlements and rustic vineyards. Make a mid-day lunch stop before continuing through the Burgundy and Champagne wine regions to Troyes. Your tour manager will offer a walk to the picturesque medieval town square where you can try the local champagne over an independent dinner at one of the many sidewalk cafes. (Breakfast)

DAY 12 - FRANCE . . Paris.

After a mid-morning arrival in Paris, venture out on your own or join the optional Seine River Cruise excursion (see Optional Excursions), featuring some of the city’s popular landmarks. Before you start your independent exploration, the tour manager will direct you to sights such as Place de la Concorde, Champs-Élysées, Notre Dame Cathedral, Eiffel Tower, Louvre Museum (open every day except Tuesday), Arc de Triomphe and Galeries Lafayette department store. Tonight, join the optional Paris Evening excursion (see Optional Excursions) with dinner at a characteristic French bistro, located in the heart of Paris. Or, choose your own location for an independent dinner. (Breakfast)

DAY 13 - BELGIUM . . Antwerp & THE NETHERLANDS.

Travel north to Belgium and proceed to the North Sea port of Antwerp, known for its convivial atmosphere and delicate lacework. Explore the city center, with its historic buildings and quaint shops. Treat yourself to an irresistible Belgian waffle at one of the outdoor cafés on the city’s attractive main square. This afternoon, enter the Netherlands (Nederland) which means “low lands”. Much of the country lies below sea level and is protected from flooding by an intricate system of canals, dikes and pumping stations. Many of the retired windmills, which were once used for this purpose, have been beautifully preserved and can be seen on the drive to your hotel in the region of Holland. With only one more day of the tour ahead, gather with your fellow travelers to toast to a memorable holiday during a celebratory “Farewell Dinner.” (Breakfast, Dinner)

DAY 14 - THE NETHERLANDS.

With the aid of an efficient public transport network, you have a full day to explore any Dutch city of your choosing. For a comprehensive sightseeing experience, your Tour Manager will offer a full-day optional Grand Holland excursion (see Optional Excursions), featuring the neatly-groomed countryside, a picturesque Dutch village, and a boat ride through the canals of historic Amsterdam showcasing the elegant bridges and 17th-century architecture. Choose from pancakes, seafood, or other Dutch specialties for your independent dinner. (Breakfast)

DAY 15 - Daytime flight back to U.S.A.

Your journey of Europe’s scenic, cultural and historic highlights has come full circle. You will forever remember the many sights, sounds and tastes from this wondrous adventure. Transfer to the Amsterdam Schiphol Airport for your flight home. We sincerely hope you will return and experience more of Europe’s treasures with Image Tours. Until we see you again — “Tot Ziens!” (Breakfast)

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DAY 1 - Overnight Flight to Europe.

Overnight flight to Europe.

DAY 2 - GERMANY. . Arrival at Frankfurt Airport - Schriesheim.

Arrival at Frankfurt Airport. Meet your tour manager and transfer (1¼ hrs) to your hotel in Schriesheim. (Dinner)

DAY 3 - GERMANY . . Medieval Rothenburg - Bavaria.

Travel (1½ hrs) to your morning stop. Continue (1 hr) to the beautifully-preserved, medieval, walled town of Rothenburg. After a leisurely visit in Rothenburg, follow the Romantic Road (1¼ hrs) to one of the charming, old-world villages. Continue (1¼ hrs) to your hotel in Bavaria. (Breakfast, Dinner)

DAY 4 - GERMANY . . Munich & AUSTRIA . . Tyrolean Village.

Motor (1½ hrs) to the elegant Bavarian capital of Munich for a panoramic tour (1 hr) and free time in the pedestrian-only old town (Marienplatz). Continue (2¼ hrs) across the German-Austrian border to the Tyrolean Village where you will spend the next two nights. (Breakfast, Dinner)

DAY 5 - AUSTRIA . . Tyrolean Village.

Free day to relax, hike or explore on your own among the Tyrolean Alps. Or, join the optional, full-day Salzburg & Dinner excursion (1¾ hrs), which includes a stop (1¼ hrs) in an alpine village restaurant for a traditional Austrian meal before returning (1 hr) to your Tyrolean Village hotel. (Breakfast)

DAY 6 - AUSTRIA . . Innsbruck & ITALY . . Lake Garda - Verona.

Travel (1½ hrs) to the Imperial City of Innsbruck. Following independent sightseeing, cross the spectacular Europa Brücke (Bridge) through the Dolomite Mountains (2½ hrs). Make a rest stop in the mountains before descending (1½ hrs) to subtropical Lake Garda. Continue to legendary Verona (1 hr) of Romeo & Juliet fame. After an independent dinner, transfer (½ hr) from Verona to your hotel. (Breakfast)

DAY 7 - ITALY . . Verona.

Spend a leisurely day in Verona or on beautiful Lake Garda. Or, join the full day optional excursion to Venice (2 hr transfer each way). Spend the night in your Verona Area hotel. (Breakfast)

DAY 8 - SWITZERLAND . . Lake Lugano - Swiss Alps.

After a border stop (1½ hrs), cross into Switzerland (1¾ hrs) and stop in Lugano, the "Rio of the Old Continent." Motor through the St. Gotthard Tunnel or Pass (2 hrs) with a short stop. Then, continue (1 hr) to your hotel in the Swiss Alps for a two-night stay. (Breakfast, Dinner)

DAY 9 - SWITZERLAND . . Stans - Lucerne - Swiss Alps.

This morning, drive (½ hr) to the mountain resort of Stans, with the opportunity to take an optional Swiss Mountain excursion. On to Lucerne (½ hr) for afternoon sightseeing and the optional Swiss Lake Boat Ride excursion. Return (½ hr) to your hotel in the Swiss Alps. (Breakfast, Dinner)

DAY 10 - FRANCE . . Champagne Region – Troyes.

Follow the Swiss Autobahn (1½ hrs) to Basel, where Switzerland, Germany and France meet. Continue (2 hrs) across the border and stop for lunch in the Burgundy wine region. Travel through the French Countryside (2 hrs) making a comfort stop along the way. Proceed (1½ hrs) to Troyes for dinner and overnight. (Breakfast, Dinner)

DAY 11 - FRANCE . . Paris.

Travel (1½ hrs) to your morning stop and arrive (1½ hrs) in the center of Paris. The remainder of the day is yours to explore Paris, with opportunities for two optional excursions; Seine River Cruise and Paris Evening. This evening, transfer (¾ hr) to the hotel. (Breakfast)

DAY 12 - BELGIUM . . Antwerp & HOLLAND.

Travel north to Belgium (2 hrs). After a mid-morning break, continue (2 hrs) to Antwerp. In the late afternoon, motor across the Dutch border (1½ hrs) to your South Holland hotel for a two-night stay. (Breakfast, Dinner)

DAY 13 - HOLLAND.

Day of leisure to explore Holland. Or, join the optional Grand Holland excursion, which includes a drive (1 hr) through Holland's countryside, a stop (1 hr) in Amsterdam for free time and a boat ride through the canals, and a visit (1½ hrs) to the picturesque village of Delft for independent dinner, before returning (¾ hr) to your South Holland hotel. (Breakfast)

DAY 14 - GERMANY . . Rhine River- Frankfurt.

Travel (2¼ hrs) across the German border. Enjoy a morning stop, before continuing (2½ hrs) through the Rhine River Valley to Boppard. Board a steamer for an upstream boat ride on the legendary Rhine River. Proceed (1¾ hr) to your hotel located near Frankfurt Airport. (Breakfast, Dinner)

DAY 15 - Daytime flight back to U.S.A.

Transfer (¼ hrs) to the Frankfurt Airport for your daytime flight back to U.S.A. (Breakfast)

  •   Glide past castles and vineyards on a Rhine River boat ride
  •   Walk the wall surrounding the medieval village of Rothenburg
  •   Sip ale from a stein at Munich’s famed ‘Hofbräuhaus’ beer hall
  •   Wake up to views of the Alps from an Austrian chalet hotel
  •   Kiss your true love under Romeo & Juliet’s balcony in Verona
  •   Ascend to the peak of a Swiss mountain on a cable car excursion
  •   Marvel at the extensive architectural triumphs of Paris
  •   Sample a Belgian waffle at a café on Antwerp’s Grand Square
  •   Try on a pair of traditional Dutch wooden shoes
  •   Accommodations in Superior Tourist Class or First Class hotels
  •   13 Breakfasts and 6 Dinners in addition to any in-flight meals
  •   Tour Manager for the full duration of the tour within Europe
  •   Land Transportation in Europe by deluxe, air-conditioned motor coach
  •   Image Tours Touroclopedia® trip preparation tips
  •   Trip Documents with final details and travel guidance

Roger & Diane N.

September 14, 2023
It was the trip of a lifetime and I enjoyed every minute of it. Image Tours took really good care of us and I am extremely grateful for this experience.
- North Dakota, Verified Traveler [formely named Heart of Europe Circle Tour]

Susan I.

September 7, 2022
It was more than I expected. I appreciate the 110% effort from everyone at [our travel agency] and Image Tours. I like how it got better and better each day…
- California, Verified Traveler [formely named Heart of Europe Circle Tour]

Eric & Noreen P.

April 12, 2022
We feel like we really got a lot for our investment in this trip! There is no way anyone could experience all of this on their own - especially the driving and parking! Thank you - we met wonderful people and had a great time!
- Pennsylvania, Verified Traveler [formely named Heart of Europe Circle Tour]

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Hotel Scheid

Schriesheim, Germany
  • hairdryer
  • satellite TV
  • free WIFI
  • restaurant
  • bistro
  • beer-garden
  • nature paths

NH Collection Nürnberg City

Nürnberg, Germany
  • Hairdryer
  • Air Conditioning
  • Satellite TV
  • Mini-Bar
  • In-Room-Safe
  • Free WIFI
  • Elevator
  • Restaurant
  • Bar
  • Terrace

Seminaris Hotel Nuremberg

Nürnberg, Germany
  • hairdryer
  • satellite TV
  • mini-bar
  • in-room safe
  • free WIFI
  • elevator
  • restaurant
  • bar
  • fitness center

Q! Hotel Maria Theresia

Kitzbühel, Austria
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  • TV
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  • in-room safe
  • elevator
  • restaurant
  • fireplace lounge
  • casino
  • sauna
  • terrace

Landhotel Kirchenwirt

Unken, Austria
  • Hair dryer
  • television
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  • free WI-FI
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  • restaurant
  • bar
  • wellness area

Montresor Hotel Tower

Bussolengo, Italy
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  • mini-bar
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  • free WIFI
  • Elevator
  • restaurant
  • fitness center
  • spa treatments

Hotel Schweizerhof

Engelberg, Switzerland
  • hairdryer
  • TV
  • mini-bar
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  • free WIFI
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  • restaurant
  • bar
  • fitness center
  • sauna

Hotel Crystal

Engelberg, Switzerland
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  • TV
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  • restaurant
  • bar
  • sauna
  • terrace

Hotel Central am See

Weggis, Switzerland
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NH Hotel Capelle

Capelle a/d Ijssel, The Netherlands
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Hotel Felsenkeller

Rüdesheim, Germany
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NH Hotel Frankfurt-Niederrad

Frankfurt, Germany
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OPTIONAL EXCURSIONS DETAILS

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Our tours are carefully planned to offer a comfortable balance of sightseeing, entertainment and leisure time. Optional Excursions provide the flexibility to choose between leisure time or additional guided sightseeing activities. Unless otherwise noted, optional excursions must be booked with and paid to your tour manager during the tour. Prices are in U.S. Dollars. MASTERCARD®, VISA®, or DISCOVER® (no other credit cards are accepted) are recommended to avoid carrying excessive cash and exchange rate fluctuations. You must be able to present the actual card to your tour manager. If you bring a DISCOVER® card, also bring a VISA® or MASTERCARD®, as DISCOVER® is not widely accepted in Europe. Cash payments during the tour must be in Euros. Personal checks and traveler’s checks are not accepted. The operation of all excursions is subject to sufficient participation, and some excursions are subject to favorable weather conditions. Your tour manager reserves the right to make changes or cancel excursions at their sole discretion.

SALZBURG & DINNER

9:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. $120.00

Transfer to Salzburg where a local guide will accompany you on an informative walking tour through Mirabell Gardens and the historic town center. You will have ample free time for lunch and to discover more of Salzburg's many treasures. Before returning to your hotel, stop for a traditional Austrian dinner at an alpine village restaurant.

VENICE

8:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m. $100.00

A private boat transfers you from the mainland, through the Venetian Lagoon, to the center of Venice. A guided walking tour provides an introduction to the history, culture and architecture before concluding with a visit to a glass-blowing workshop. If you have your heart set on gliding through the canals, the cost is about €45 per person based on up to six people sharing a gondola. This excursion includes dinner at a characteristic restaurant.

SWISS MOUNTAIN

9:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. $70.00

Reach the summit of Mount Stanserhorn (elevation 6,232 feet) by both cog-wheel train and the world’s only open-top cable car. At the highest stop, enjoy the panoramic views from the terrace, take a walk along the paths, and snap pictures of the magnificent alpine vistas. This excursion is subject to favorable weather and cable car operation, and may be rescheduled or cancelled. In some cases, another mountain may be substituted.

SWISS LAKE BOAT RIDE

3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. $50.00

Board a steamer for a relaxing and scenic ride on Lake Lucerne. The lake borders four cantons (states) of Switzerland and, for this reason, is also known as Vierwaldstättersee (“Lake of the Four Forest Cantons”). Your cruise will provide splendid views of the surroundings, comprised of mountain cliffs rising up to 5,000 feet, picturesque villages, and gorgeous lakeside resort homes.

SEINE RIVER CRUISE

11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. $30.00

Glide along the Seine River by boat, while viewing the Eiffel Tower, the Louvre, the Notre Dame Cathedral, and several other impressive sights in Paris. This excursion provides for excellent photo opportunities.

PARIS EVENING

7:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m. $75.00

Your French cuisine experience at a true Paris bistro is accompanied by roving musicians. Dinner includes wine or another beverage and features a tantalizing choice of French dishes. Your return motor coach ride will provide memorable impressions of the "City of Light".

GRAND HOLLAND

8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. $65.00

Travel among the rural and urban landscapes which highlight the distinctive characteristics of Holland. The day includes a panoramic tour of Amsterdam aboard a glass-topped boat. Also visit the picturesque Dutch village of Delft with an informative explanation on the craft behind the famous locally-made earthenware.