WHO WE ARE: For over 32 years we’ve taken Americans to Europe and distant corners of the world on value packed first class guided vacations and river cruises. Today we offer over 70 different itineraries giving you choice of destination and travel style. Carefully crafted itineraries and professional Travel Directors are at the heart of the each vacation. Experience the perfect balance between guided sightseeing, the must see sites and free time for individual exploration. Learn More
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Looking for a one of kind European vacation? Our Guided Vacations and River Cruises are just that.

Imagine Europe laid at your feet waiting to be explored at a leisurely pace. See quaint villages lining scenic country lanes on our Great Britain and Ireland tours. View magnificently displayed art treasures like Michelangelo’s Statue of David on our Italy tours and architectural icons like Antoni Guadi’s Sagrada Familia on our Spain tours. Or experience the pomp and ceremony of the Changing of the Guard at London's Buckingham Palace during our England guided vacations.

Grand European Travel not only makes it all possible, we make European travel easy. From picking you up at your front door, to delivering you to your first-class hotel each evening, your Europe vacation is hassle free.

On every vacation package, you'll stay in hotels known for comfort and service, and eat local cuisine that's indeed authentic. Between each stop, you'll travel in safe, modern motorcoaches or charming boutique river ships.

Your Travel Director, steeped in local history and culture, brings Europe to life with a depth of knowledge you'll truly appreciate. Our direct-to-consumer, no middleman approach to business keeps prices affordable and gives you outstanding value and service. Let us take you on your dream vacation.

New for 2014

With 16 new itineraries, Grand European Travel has made it easier than ever to find the Europe tour that’s right for you. For example, you can tour Dublin Castle on our Ireland’s Castles & Manors, stroll the world famous Kew gardens on English Country Gardens or enjoy all-inclusive luxury on one of three new European River Cruises.

Want to see the Changing of the Guard at London’s Buckingham Palace or explore the Louvre at your own pace? Then the two new “City Breaks” that we’ve added to our Independent Vacations, London Week and Paris Break, are perfect for you.

Three new cruises that explore Greece; a guided vacation that turns the spotlight on some of Europe’s top cities and another that explores exotic Thailand round out our new offerings.