5 Ways to Explore Europe with Kensington Tours

Experience Europe the way you desire. With a wealth of attractions and stunning vistas, Europe is sure to enchant you and keep you coming back to explore more of its magic. Maybe you’ve always dreamed of driving cross-country to explore legendary natural wonders. Maybe you want to uncover your roots on a personalized heritage journey to the storied lands of your ancestors. Or perhaps what you seek is a fully immersive, private-guided vacation packed with sunshine, culinary delights, and cultural excursions. 

Whatever journey you dream of, Kensington Tours will plan and personalize every detail of your private-guided trip with 24/7 support along the way, so all you have to do is sit back and enjoy. By creating an itinerary based on each traveler's specific needs and desires, we ensure that no two trips are the same. No matter your budget or preferred travel style, get inspired by these five European itineraries and let our Destination Experts do the rest. 

Photo: Paris, France

Experience Norway Fjords by Cruise 

This Scandinavian journey has it all. Start with a private-guided walking tour through the heart of historic Oslo and roam through palaces, parks, and cathedrals. Embark on a magical rail journey into Norway’s snow-capped mountains and take boat rides and hikes to discover natural UNESCO World Heritage Sites like the majestic Naeroyfjord, then explore the Viking Village and soak in stunning vistas. In the final leg of your journey, bring your adventurous spirit on a spectacular cruise through picturesque fjords.

Photo: Norway

Epic Drive Through the Black Forest, Bavaria and along the Romantic Road 

Explore Frankfurt, Germany’s economic center and a cultural destination, on foot. Then, meet your private driver and head to the country’s most prestigious vineyards to sample the world’s finest white wine varieties. Embark on a self-drive journey through the heart of Germany and marvel at the beauty of the legendary Black Forest region at your leisure. Explore epic Gothic castles, promenade through charming towns, and take in the beautiful panoramic views of the Bavarian Alps.

Photo: Rothenburg ob der Tauber, Germany

Central Poland Jewish Heritage Journey 

Experience a journey of remembrance and commemoration of the history, faith, and culture of Poland’s Jewish communities. Create your own one-of-a-kind heritage journey with the help of an AncestryProGenealogist® and one of our Destination Experts. Explore the highlights of Poland, visit historic Jewish landmarks, and walk in the footsteps of your ancestors as your on-site dedicated AncestryProGenealogist® uncovers the important sites of your heritage and helps you connect with your past in a deeply personal way. 

Photo: Wroclaw, Poland

The Best of Greece Mediterranean Cruise 

The best place between sea and sky rests on board this elegant luxury cruise to discover Mediterranean treasures, both on and offshore. With stunning monuments dating back to antiquity, Athens is one of the world’s oldest cities and a fascinating place to discover. Meet your private guide for an introduction to the city that includes the Acropolis, Parthenon, National Library, and Iliou Melathron. After Athens, it’s all aboard for your luxurious Mediterranean voyage, with land excursions in every breathtaking port sprinkled across the blissfully blue Aegean Sea.

Photo: Athens, Greece

Spain & Portugal Signature 

This is your opportunity to see the best of two countries with incredible culture, world-famous gastronomic scenes, and a wealth of history. Embark on a full day tour of Barcelona with your private guide and see Gaudi's masterpieces up close, including the Sagrada Familia, an architectural masterpiece still in progress after more than 100 years. Take in the incredible view from atop Montserrat, Spain's most significant pilgrimage destination for nearly 1,000 years, before heading to experience the highlights of Madrid. Accompanied by your private English-speaking guide, explore Portugal’s stunning capital of Lisbon and find yourself surrounded by a mix of shops, restaurants, and magnificent castles dating back to the 16th century.

Photo: Barcelona, Spain

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