2020 Classic Europe (Student Trip)

May 18* – May 29
*Depart U.S. on May 18 for arrival in London on May 19
Tour Operator: AESU (Read more, and book online)
Price: From $3,099 (Airfare additional)
Tour Length: 12 days (optional 5 day extension to Greece)

The Classic Europe tour and extension offers you up to 17 days of exploration, adventure, and insight into many of Europe’s most popular and breathtaking countries. The aptly named Classic Europe tour provides something for everyone, whether you’re inclined to engage with locals on the London pub crawl, seek adventure parasailing in the Greek Isles, or you prefer to photograph the majesty of Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris or follow in historical footsteps in the Roman Forum and the 2000 year old Parthenon in Athens. The beauty of this journey is the balance of fun excursions, time at leisure and fascinating looks into history and ancient territories. This leaves our tour goers with a well-rounded experience and an open mind, not to mention memories and new friends to last a lifetime. Make the Classic Europe tour your summer getaway, unleash your inner adventurer.

Schedule of Events

  • Day 1 : Depart U.S.
  • Day 2 : London
  • Day 3 : London
  • Day 4 : London | Paris
  • Day 5 : Paris
  • Day 6 : Paris
  • Day 7 : Paris | French Riviera
  • Day 8 : French Riviera
  • Day 9 : French Riviera | Rome
  • Day 10 : Rome | Vatican City
  • Day 11 : Rome
  • Day 12 : Rome | Depart for U. S. or continue to Greece
  • Day 13 (Optional) : Greek Islands
  • Day 14 (Optional) : Greek Islands
  • Day 15 (Optional) : Greek Islands
  • Day 16 (Optional) : Athens
  • Day 17 (Optional) : Depart for U.S.


Take advantage of the largest Early Bird Discount of the season:

  • Book your 17-day Classic Europe trip, pay in full by September 24, 2019 and take $300 off the land package price.
    Use promo code: 20EB1CEU300-17
  • Book your 12-day Classic Europe trip, pay in full by September 24, 2019 and take $200 off the land package price.
    Use promo code: 20EB1CEU200-12

    BOOK ONLINE NOW, fax a booking form or call us to receive your discount.Please note: Discounts cannot be combined. If full payment is not received by the set deadline, your discount will be removed from your final invoice.

Additional Information

Note: Tour schedule is subject to change due to local conditions. Many excursions in this program involve an element of walking as some of the finest attractions are located in areas not closely accessible by motorcoach.

Join Tar Heel Travel’s listserv, and don’t forget to connect with Tar Heel Travel on Facebook and Twitter.

All prices and itineraries (including port order) are tentative and subject to change; final pricing adjustments may occur after the release of marketing materials.

Tour pricing details

Land Package Rates (air additional; please contact AESU to receive an air quote and itinerary):

12-Day Tour in a 2/share room: $3,099 pp

17-Day Tour (12 days + 5 day extension) in a 2/share room: $3,884 pp

Single Supplement for 12-Day Tour: $795

Single Supplement for 5-Day Greece Extension: $325