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    Europe

Travel with Us in Europe

Whether you're biking the famous Route des Vins in Alsace or discovering Bohemian delights in the Czech Republic, you can count on Backroads to treat you to Europe's most scenic routes. And the most terrific stops—the trattoria where you can lunch al fresco, the olive grove perfect for a picnic, or the artisan's studios where you can admire local crafts.
New in 2018: Dolomites Multi-Adventure Tour | Iceland Fjords Multi-Adventure Tour | Iceland Northern Lights Multi-Adventure Tour | Italian, French & Swiss Alps Walking & Hiking Tour | Portugal Bike Tour | Portugal Walking & Hiking Tour | Provence & the French Riviera Walking & Hiking Tour | Scotland Walking & Hiking Tour | Slovenia & Croatia Bike Tour | Slovenia & Croatia Walking & Hiking Tour

Amalfi Coast Italy Walking and Hiking Tours

Amalfi Coast Walking & Hiking Tour

Italy's Sorrentine Peninsula & Isle of Capri
C Classic Premiere Hotels | Casual Hotels
Cinque Terre and Tuscany Italy Walking and Hiking Tour

Cinque Terre & Tuscany Walking & Hiking Tour

Cinque Terre's Seaside Charm to Timeless Tuscany
C Classic Casual Hotels
F Family – Older Teens & 20s Casual Hotels
F Family – Teens & Kids NEW Casual Hotels
Dolomites Bike Tour

Dolomites Bike Tour

The Dolomites - A Peak Experience in Italy & Austria
C Classic Premiere Hotels
F Family – Older Teens & 20s Premiere & Casual Hotels
F Family – Teens & Kids Premiere & Casual Hotels
Dolomites Hut to Hut Hiking Tour

Dolomites Hut-to-Hut Hiking Tour

Alpine Adventure in Italy's Dramatic Dolomites
C Classic Casual Hotels
F Family – Older Teens & 20s NEW Casual Hotels
Dolomites Walking and Hiking Tour

Dolomites Walking & Hiking Tour

Italian Sojourn in the Majestic Dolomites
C Classic Premiere Hotels
F Family – Older Teens & 20s Premiere Hotels
Dolomites multisport tour

Dolomites Multi-Adventure Tour

Adventure in the Heart of Italy's Dolomites
C Classic NEW Premiere Hotels
F Family – Teens & Kids Premiere Hotels
French and Italian Alps walking and hiking tour

French & Italian Alps Walking & Hiking Tour

Mont Blanc & Chamonix
C Classic Premiere Hotels
Italian Lakes Walking and Hiking Tour

Italian Lakes Walking & Hiking Tour

Italian Lake District - A Stylish Sojourn
C Classic Premiere Hotels
Parma and Verona Italy Bike Tour

Parma to Verona Bike Tour

Parma's Cuisine, Mantua's History & Verona's Wine
C Classic Casual & Premiere Hotels
F Family – Older Teens & 20s Casual & Premiere Hotels
Piedmont Italy Bike Tour

Piedmont Italy Bike Tour

Slow Food & Wine Lover's Paradise in Piemonte
C Classic Premiere Hotels
Piedmont and Portofino walking and hiking tour

Piedmont to Portofino Walking & Hiking Tour

Piemonte's Slow Food & the Ligurian Coast
C Classic Premiere Hotels
Puglia Italy Bike Tour

Puglia Bike Tour

Culture, Cuisine & Historic Sites along the Adriatic Sea
C Classic Premiere Hotels | Casual & Premiere Hotels
Sicily Italy bike tour

Sicily Bike Tour

Sicily's Seaside & Ancient Civilizations
C Classic Premiere Hotels
F Family – Older Teens & 20s Premiere Hotels
Backroads Tuscany Bike Tours

Tuscany Bike Tour

The Heart of Italy
C Classic Premiere Hotels | Casual Hotels
F Family – Older Teens & 20s Premiere Hotels | Casual Hotels
F Family – Teens & Kids Casual Hotels
Tuscany coast bike tour

Tuscany by the Sea Bike Tour

Tuscan Vineyards & Dramatic Coasts
C Classic Premiere Hotels
Tuscany Active Culinary Walking and Hiking Tour

Tuscany Italy Active Culinary Walking Tour

Bella Toscana Culinary Adventure
C Classic Casual Hotels
Tuscany and Umbria Italy bike tour

Tuscany & Umbria Bike Tour

Assisi, Cortona & the Land of the Renaissance
C Classic Premiere Hotels
F Family – Older Teens & 20s Premiere Hotels
Tuscany and Umbria Walking and Hiking Tour

Tuscany & Umbria Walking & Hiking Tour

Tuscany & Umbria's Ancient Footpaths
C Classic Premiere Hotels
Brittany and Normandy France Bike Tour

Brittany & Normandy Bike Tour

Normandy's D-Day Landmarks & Brittany's Emerald Coast
C Classic Premiere Hotels | Casual Hotels
F Family – Older Teens & 20s NEW Casual Hotels
F Family – Teens & Kids Casual Hotels
Brittany and Normandy France walking hiking tour

Brittany & Normandy Walking & Hiking Tour

D-Day Beaches & Brittany's Seaside Villages
C Classic Premiere Hotels
Burgundy and Chablis, France Bike Tour

Burgundy & Chablis Bike Tour

Legendary French Wine & Cuisine
C Classic Premiere Hotels
Champagne and Alsace Bike Tour

Champagne & Alsace Bike Tour

Sparkling Champagne & the Alsace Wine Route
C Classic Premiere Hotels
Dordogne and Bordeaux France Bike Tour

Dordogne & Bordeaux Bike Tour

Dordogne & Bordeaux - Grand Wine Estates
C Classic Premiere Hotels
French and Italian Alps walking and hiking tour

French & Italian Alps Walking & Hiking Tour

Mont Blanc & Chamonix
C Classic Premiere Hotels
French Pyrenees & Spain's Rioja Region Bike Tour

Basque Country Bike Tour

French Pyrenees & Spain's Rioja
C Classic Premiere Hotels
French Pyrenees And Spains Rijoa Region Walking Tour

French Pyrenees & Spain Basque Country Walking & Hiking Tour

Sparkling Biarritz to Spain's Rioja
C Classic Premiere Hotels
F Family – Older Teens & 20s NEW Premiere Hotels
French Pyrenees & Spain's Rioja Region Multisport Tour

Basque Country Multi-Adventure Tour

Bilbao to Biarritz - Beaches & the Pyrenees
C Classic NEW Premiere Hotels
F Family – Older Teens & 20s Premiere Hotels
F Family – Teens & Kids Premiere Hotels
Loire Valley France Bike Tour

Loire Valley Bike Tour

Among the Grand Chateaux
C Classic Premiere Hotels | Casual Hotels
F Family – Older Teens & 20s Premiere Hotels | Casual Hotels
F Family – Teens & Kids Premiere Hotels
Provence Bike Tour

Provence Bike Tour

Provence from the Alpilles to Luberon Villages
C Classic Casual Hotels
Provence Bike Tour

Secret Provence Bike Tour

Classic Luberon to Secret Provence
C Classic Premiere Hotels
Provence Bike Tour

Southern France Provence Bike Tour

Heart of Provence - Luberon Valley & Ventoux
C Classic Premiere Hotels
Provence France Active Culinary walking tour

Provence Active Culinary Walking Tour

Classic French Culinary Adventure
C Classic Premiere Hotels
Provence walking and hiking tour

Provence Walking & Hiking Tour

From Les Baux to the Luberon
C Classic Premiere Hotels
Provence and Costa Brava walking and hiking tour

Southern France & Spain Walking & Hiking Tour

From Provence to Costa Brava & Barcelona
C Classic Casual Hotels
F Family – Older Teens & 20s Casual Hotels
Provence and French Riviera bike tour

Provence to the French Riviera Bike Tour

Exquisite Provence & the French Riviera
C Classic Premiere Hotels
Provence and the French Riviera Walking & Hiking Tour

Provence & the French Riviera Walking & Hiking Tour

Provence Paradise to the French Riviera
C Classic NEW Premiere Hotels
Seine River Cruise Bike Tour

Seine River Cruise Bike Tour

Paris to Normandy
C Classic Premiere Ship
Andalucia Spain Bike Tour

Southern Spain's Andalucia Bike Tour

Flamenco & Vistas - Sevilla to Granada
C Classic Casual & Premiere Hotels
Portugal and Spain walking and hking tour

A Taste of Camino de Santiago Walking & Hiking Tour

The Way from Portugal to Spain
C Classic Premiere Hotels
F Family – Older Teens & 20s Premiere Hotels
Provence and Costa Brava walking and hiking tour

Southern France & Spain Walking & Hiking Tour

From Provence to Costa Brava & Barcelona
C Classic Casual Hotels
F Family – Older Teens & 20s Casual Hotels
Mallorca Spain Bike Tour

Mallorca Bike Tour

Spain's Mediterranean Isle of Mallorca
C Classic Premiere Hotels
Mallorca Spain walking and hiking tour

Mallorca Walking & Hiking Tour

Mallorca's Allure from the Tramuntana to the Mediterranean
C Classic Premiere Hotels
F Family – Older Teens & 20s NEW Premiere Hotels
F Family – Teens & Kids NEW Premiere Hotels
Pyrenees to Costa Brava Spain Bike Tour

Pyrenees to Costa Brava Bike Tour

Spanish Peaks to Beaches
C Classic Premiere Hotels | Casual Hotels
F Family – Older Teens & 20s Premiere Hotels | Casual Hotels
Spanish Pyrenees and Costa Brava Walking and Hiking Tour

Costa Brava to Spanish Pyrenees Walking & Hiking Tour

Spanish Beaches to Peaks
C Classic Premiere Hotels
F Family – Older Teens & 20s Premiere Hotels
Costa Brava to Spanish Pyrenees Multisport Tour

Costa Brava to Spanish Pyrenees Multi-Adventure Tour

Spanish Beaches to Peaks
F Family – Teens & Kids NEW Premiere & Casual Hotels
French Pyrenees & Spain's Rioja Region Bike Tour

Basque Country Bike Tour

French Pyrenees & Spain's Rioja
C Classic Premiere Hotels
French Pyrenees And Spains Rijoa Region Walking Tour

French Pyrenees & Spain Basque Country Walking & Hiking Tour

Sparkling Biarritz to Spain's Rioja
C Classic Premiere Hotels
F Family – Older Teens & 20s NEW Premiere Hotels
Basque Country Multisport Tour

Basque Country Multi-Adventure Tour

Bilbao to Biarritz - Beaches & the Pyrenees
C Classic NEW Premiere Hotels
F Family – Older Teens & 20s Premiere Hotels
F Family – Teens & Kids Premiere Hotels
Italian, French & Swiss Alps Hut-to-Hut Hiking Tour

Italian, French & Swiss Alps Walking & Hiking Tour

A Quintessential Alps Adventure
C Classic NEW Casual & Premiere Hotels
Dalmatian Coast Bike Tour

Croatia Bike Tour

Croatia's Dalmatian Coast - Adventures on the Adriatic
C Classic Casual Hotels
F Family – Older Teens & 20s Casual Hotels
Dalmatian Coast Walking and hiking Tour

Croatia Walking & Hiking Tour

Croatia's Dalmatian Coast Odyssey - Dubrovnik to Split
C Classic Casual & Premiere Hotels
F Family – Older Teens & 20s NEW Casual & Premiere Hotels
Dalmatian Coast Multisport Tour

Croatia Multi-Adventure Tour

Croatia's Dalmatian Coast - Split to Dubrovnik
C Classic NEW Casual Hotels
F Family – Older Teens & 20s Casual Hotels
F Family – Teens & Kids Casual Hotels
Croatia and Montenegro multisport tour

Croatia's Dalmatian Coast to Montenegro Multi-Adventure Tour

From Historic Split to Dubrovnik & the Bay of Kotor
C Classic Premiere Hotels
F Family – Older Teens & 20s Premiere Hotels
Czech Republic and Austria Bike Tour

Czech Republic & Austria Bike Tour

Bohemian Bliss & the Wachau Valley from Prague to Vienna
C Classic Premiere Hotels
Czech Republic and Austria Bike Tour

Czech Republic to Austria Bike Tour

Prague to Vienna Along the Blue Danube
C Classic Casual Hotels
F Family – Older Teens & 20s Casual Hotels
F Family – Teens & Kids Casual Hotels
Czech Republic and Austria Walking and Hiking Tour

Czech Republic to Austria Walking & Hiking Tour

Prague to Salzburg & Austria's Peaks
C Classic Casual & Premiere Hotels
F Family – Older Teens & 20s Casual & Premiere Hotels
Danube River Cruise Bike Tour

Danube Full Ship Celebration River Cruise Bike Tour

Prague to Budapest - Czech Republic, Germany, Austria, Slovakia & Hungary
C Classic Premiere Ship
Danube River Cruise Bike Tour

Danube River Cruise Bike Tour

The Blue Danube - Budapest to Prague
C Classic Premiere Ship
Danube River Cruise Bike Tour

Danube River Cruise Bike Tour

The Blue Danube - Prague to Budapest
C Classic Premiere Ship
F Family – Older Teens & 20s Premiere Ship
F Family – Teens & Kids Premiere Ship
Danube River Cruise Walking and Hiking Tour

Danube River Cruise Walking & Hiking Tour

The Blue Danube - Prague to Budapest
C Classic Premiere Ship
England bike tour

England Bike Tour

On Holiday in England's Idyllic Lake District & Countryside
C Classic Premiere Hotels
England walking and hiking tour

England Walking & Hiking Tour

Great Britain's Bucolic Cotswolds
C Classic Premiere Hotels
Berlin and Dresden Germany Bike Tour

Berlin to Dresden Bike Tour

Germany - Potsdam to the Elbe River
C Classic Premiere Hotels
Munich to Salzburg Bike Tour

Germany to Austria Bike Tour

Bavaria to Tyrolean Alps from Munich to Salzburg
C Classic Premiere Hotels
F Family – Older Teens & 20s Premiere Hotels
Salzburg to Munich Walking & Hiking Tour

Germany to Austria Walking & Hiking Tour

Tyrolean Alps & Bavarian Beauty from Salzburg to Munich
C Classic Premiere Hotels
Munich to Salzburg Tour

Germany to Austria Multi-Adventure Tour

Bavaria to Tyrolean Alps from Munich to Salzburg
F Family – Teens & Kids NEW Premiere Hotels
Greece Bike Tour

Greece Bike Tour

Greece's Mythical Crete Coast to Coast
C Classic Premiere Hotels
F Family – Older Teens & 20s Premiere Hotels
Holland and Belgium Bike Tour

Holland & Belgium Bike Tour

Windmills of the Dutch Countryside to Beautiful Bruges
C Classic Premiere Hotels
F Family – Older Teens & 20s Premiere Hotels
F Family – Teens & Kids Premiere Hotels
Iceland Ocean Cruise walking and hiking tour

Iceland Ocean Cruise Walking & Hiking Tour

Passage to the Land of Fire & Ice
C Classic Premiere Ship
Iceland Walking and Hiking Tour

Iceland Walking & Hiking Tour

Northern Iceland Falls, Peaks & Volcanoes
F Family – Older Teens & 20s Premiere Hotels
F Family – Teens & Kids NEW Premiere Hotels
Iceland Walking and Hiking Tour

Iceland Walking & Hiking Tour

The Natural Wonders of Southern Iceland
C Classic Premiere Hotels
Eastern Fjords of Iceland Multisport Tour

Iceland Fjords Multi-Adventure Tour

The Untouched Eastern Fjords of Iceland
C Classic NEW Premiere Hotels
F Family – Older Teens & 20s NEW Premiere Hotels
Iceland Multisport Tour

Iceland Multi-Adventure Tour

Iceland's Awe-Inspiring Land of Fire & Ice
C Classic Premiere Hotels
F Family – Teens & Kids Premiere Hotels
Northern Iceland Multisport Tours

Iceland Multi-Adventure Tour

Northern Iceland Volcanoes, Whales & Waterfalls
C Classic NEW Premiere Hotels
F Family – Older Teens & 20s NEW Premiere Hotels
F Family – Teens & Kids NEW Premiere Hotels
Northern Lights of Iceland Snow Adventure Tour

Iceland Northern Lights Multi-Adventure Tour

The Spectacular Winter Northern Lights
C Classic NEW Premiere Hotels
F Family – Teens & Kids NEW Premiere Hotels
Iceland Ocean Cruise Multi-adventure Tour

Iceland Ocean Cruise Multi-Adventure Tour

The Geological Wonders & Otherwordly Beauty of Iceland
C Classic NEW Premiere Ship
Ireland Bike Tour

Ireland Bike Tour

Irresistible Ireland - Counties Cork & Kerry
C Classic Premiere Hotels | Casual Hotels
F Family – Older Teens & 20s NEW Premiere Hotels | Casual Hotels
F Family – Teens & Kids Premiere Hotels
Ireland Walking and Hiking Tour

Ireland Walking & Hiking Tour

Rambles in Ireland's Marvelous County Kerry
C Classic Premiere Hotels
F Family – Older Teens & 20s NEW Premiere Hotels
F Family – Teens & Kids NEW Premiere Hotels
Israel Bike Tour

Israel Bike Tour

Ancient Israel - Jerusalem to Galilee
C Classic Premiere Hotels
Norway walking and hiking tour

Norway Walking & Hiking Tour

Norway's Mountains, Glaciers & Fjords
C Classic Casual Hotels
F Family – Older Teens & 20s Casual Hotels
F Family – Teens & Kids NEW Casual Hotels
Portugal Bike Tour

Portugal Bike Tour

From Lisbon to Vineyards, Villages & Castles
C Classic NEW Premiere Hotels
F Family – Older Teens & 20s NEW Premiere Hotels
Douro River Cruise Bike Tour

Portugal's Douro River Cruise Bike Tour

Splendid Salamanca to Historic Porto
C Classic Premiere Ship
Portugal walking and hking tour

Portugal Walking & Hiking Tour

Lisbon, Porto & the Douro River Valley
C Classic NEW Premiere Hotels
F Family – Older Teens & 20s NEW Premiere Hotels
Douro River Cruise Walking and Hiking Tour

Portugal's Douro River Cruise Walking & Hiking Tour

Stunning Salamanca to Vibrant Porto
C Classic Premiere Ship
Rhine River Cruise Bike Tour

Rhine River Cruise Bike Tour

The Regal Rhine River from Basel to Amsterdam
C Classic Premiere Ship
F Family – Older Teens & 20s Premiere Ship
Scotland walking and hiking tour

Scotland Walking & Hiking Tour

The Wild Western Highlands of Scotland
C Classic NEW Premiere Hotels
F Family – Older Teens & 20s NEW Premiere Hotels
Slovenia and Croatia Bike Tour

Slovenia & Croatia Bike Tour

Alps, Vineyards & the Sea
C Classic NEW Premiere Hotels
F Family – Older Teens & 20s NEW Premiere Hotels
Slovenia and Croatia Walking and Hiking Tour

Slovenia & Croatia Walking & Hiking Tour

Alpine Wonders & Adriatic Bliss
C Classic NEW Premiere Hotels
Denmark and Sweden Bike Tour

Sweden to Denmark Bike Tour

Stockholm to Copenhagen - Coast, Castles & Countryside
C Classic Premiere Hotels
F Family – Older Teens & 20s Premiere Hotels
F Family – Teens & Kids Premiere Hotels
Switzerland walking and hiking tour

Switzerland Walking & Hiking Tour

Swiss Alps - Summer Adventure
C Classic Premiere Hotels
F Family – Older Teens & 20s Premiere Hotels
Switzerland Multsiport Tour

Switzerland Multi-Adventure Tour

Swiss Villages & Alpine Massifs
C Classic Premiere Hotels
F Family – Older Teens & 20s NEW Premiere Hotels
F Family – Teens & Kids Premiere Hotels