The 2020 UEFA European Football Championship, commonly referred to as UEFA Euro 2020 or simply Euro 2020, is scheduled to be the 16th UEFA European Championship, the quadrennial international men’s football championship of Europe organised by UEFA.
It is scheduled to be ld in 12 cities in 12 European countries from 12 June to 12 July 2020. Portugal are the defending champions, winning the 2016 edition.
For the first time, the video assistant referee (VAR) system will be used at the UEFA European Championship. Former UEFA President, Michel Platini, said “The tournament being hosted in several nations, is a romantic one-off event to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the European Championship competition.”
The winner will earn the right to participate in the 2021 FIFA Confederations Cup. Wembley Stadium in London is planned to host the semi-finals and final for the second time, having done so before at the 1996 tournament.
Welcome to Amsterdam! On arrival we transfer by coach to our city centre hotel.
Hotel: Westcord Art Hotel (3 nights)
Today we enjoy a half day tour (including walking tour) of Amsterdam. Amsterdam is often referred to as one of the most colourful cities in the world. And rightly so! On our sightseeing tour you will fall in love with its beautiful tree lined canals, world famous museums, 17th century townhouses, infamous coffee shops and flower markets – there is something for everyone. You can’t fail to fall for Amsterdam’s relaxed charm. The UEFA Euro opening match is in Rome tonight – we will watch in pub or café.
Included today are return transfers to Johan Cruijff ArenA Amsterdam.
Transfer from hotel to airport for our flight to Munich, on arrival we meet our local German guide who will assist with our transfer to our Munich hotel.
Hotel: Hotel Europa (4 nights)
Included today are return transfers to Fußball Arena München, Munich.
Enjoy a free day to explore Munich’s big-city style and rural charm. With alpine character and Mediterranean verve, art treasures, traditional customs, high technology and beer gardens – these are all ingredients of the
special “Munich mix” that makes Bavaria’s state capital so endlessly fascinating, and so popular with visitors from all over the world. Tonight, we enjoy a 3-course meal at the famous Hofbräuhaus in Munich. The Munich
Hofbräuhaus on the Platzl is one of the most iconic city institutions and is at the same time the most well-known brewery in the world.
Transfer from hotel to Munich airport to fly to Dublin. On arrival at Dublin Airport, meet with our driver/guide and depart for Belfast where we enjoy an orientation tour of Belfast with a local guide before checking into our hotel.
Hotel: Grand Central Hotel (3 nights)
Today we travel north to the Antrim Coast starting with a visit to the Old Bushmills Distillery, the world’s oldest licensed whiskey distillery having received its licence to in 1608. The present distillery was built in 1885 after
the original had been destroyed by fire. The visit finishes in the distillery pub where all are invited to partake of a wee Bush (a sample of Bushmills Whiskey). Next visit the Giants Causeway and encounter Northern Ireland’s favourite giant Finn McCool at the new Giants Causeway Visitor Centre. According to legend Finn McCool created the Giants Causeway by building stepping stones to Scotland to challenge the Scottish
giant Benandonner! Return to our hotel in Belfast.
This morning we visit the Titanic Belfast which recreates the story of the world’s most famous ship in an iconic, six floor building right beside the historic site of the original ship’s construction. This afternoon we enjoy a 90-minute Black Cab Tour. During this city tour, you will discover the major sights of Belfast City such as Belfast City Hall, Queen’s University, St. Anne’s Cathedral, Laganside, Titanic Quarter, Stormont, Waterfront Hall, Europa Hotel, Albert Clock, McHugh’s Bar, Crown Liquor Saloon and more.
Today we coach to Dublin. On arrival, meet with a local guide and enjoy a panoramic tour of the city First we will discover the north side of the River Liffey. This area offers great striking monuments such as the GPO (General Post Office) on the city main thoroughfare, O’Connell Street, or the Custom House along the quays, as well as the Phoenix Park, the largest public park in Europe. The south side appears more sophisticated with its vast Georgian squares, such as Merrion Square, where Oscar Wilde’s House can still be found (today owned by an American College), its colourful doors, along with Grafton Street and quality shops.
Next, visit the Guinness Storehouse. The Guinness Brewery in Dublin is Europe’s largest stout producing brewery and home to the Guinness Storehouse. Opened in 1904, the Storehouse was an operational plant for
fermenting and storing Guinness. Today it houses a very fine exhibition dedicated to the Guinness story. Visitors will discover what goes into making a pint of Guinness – the ingredients, the brewing process, the time, the craft and the passion. This afternoon we check into our hotel.
Hotel: Radisson Blu Royal Hotel, Dublin
Day at leisure to explore Dublin and surrounds or maybe the possibility to take an early morning Ryanair flight to Glasgow and attend the match scheduled at Hampden Park for today (optional flight & ticket not included).
At the end of the match return to the airport for a Ryanair flight back to Dublin.
Included today are transfers to and from the Dublin Aviva Stadium.
Today our Euro’s adventure comes to end, and we will be transferred to Dublin Airport for your departure flight. Or perhaps take the option to fly to London for the round of 16 match on 27th June at Wembley Stadium.
The following terms and conditions are an agreement between you, our company and our local operators. When you make a deposit payment you thereby agree to accept the terms and conditions of this contract.
The advertised price is in Australian dollars and is based on 1AUD = 0.62EUR. Surcharges in regard to cost or currency fluctuations will only be made if the AUD falls below 1AUD = 0.57EUR This guarantee excludes fuel surcharges and does not apply to any taxes, charges or levies imposed by any government or its agencies. No discounts are applicable. Price includes transport, entrance fees as per itinerary, plus services of a Travel Director and Driver, meals as specified, and is subject to minimum numbers being met.
Booking, Deposit & Final Payment:
A non-refundable deposit of $1,500 per person is due within 7 days of booking. Full balance is due no later than 90 days (Friday 13 March 2020) before departure.
For all holiday packages in this brochure, the following cancellation fees will apply:
Days of Notice Fee Per Person
90 days or more Loss of Deposit
89-61 days 50% of holiday package price
60 days or less 100% of holiday package price
All cancellations must be received in writing and are not effective until this notification has been received.
A minimum number of passengers are required to operate this tour. Should minimum passenger numbers not be met we will review the operation of this tour, and additional costs may apply.
Tour itinerary adjustments:
We reserve the right to alter the itinerary including sightseeing, schedules, hotels, and other tour inclusions to accommodate unforeseen circumstances or events beyond our control. The advertised trip requires minimum numbers to depart. Should these not be met, Great Events reserves the right to alter or cancel arrangements.
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© 2019 Great Events, a division of Hunter Travel Group Pty Ltd ABN 86 089 025 696. A11468