Europe 16 Nights with 11 countries


Duration

16 Nights & 17 Days

Places Covered

UK, Netherlands, Belgium, France, Germany, Austria, Czech Republic, Slovakia, Italy, Vatican,and Switzerland

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Accommodation in double / twin bedded rooms in hotels stated in the itinerary or similar

Cost of the round trip, return economy class airfare valid for the duration of the tour

Airport Taxes

UK and Schengen visa charges

Travel insurance upto the age of 60 years – valid for the duration of the tour

Services of a tour manager

Meals, coach tours, transfers, entrance fees, sightseeing tours and surface transportation as indicated in the itinerary

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Any increase in airfare and airline taxes charged by the airlines on your ticket (calculated as on November 1, 2014)

Service tax extra, as applicable

Cost of deviation and cost of extension of the validity on your ticket

Porter fees at hotels, airports and seaports

Cost of items of personal nature such as laundry, telephone calls, room service, alcoholic beverages, mini bar, etc.

Tips of EUR 2 per person per day to drivers etc.

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Day 1 :-Arrival in London

London-CityWelcome to London, A charming city with a royal heritage, incredible wealth of history, culture and exciting attractions, there is no better place than London to begin this grand tour. Check-in at the hotel and relax at the hotel after your long flight. Enjoy a comfortable overnight stay.

Day 2 :-City Tour of London, Visit to MadameTussaudsand London Eye

madame-tussauds-wax-museumAfter breakfast, embark on a guided city tour of London, which includes sights such as Buckingham Palace, Piccadilly Circus, Regent Street, Oxford Street, Marble Arch,Hyde Park, Regent Park, Trafalgar Square, The Strand, The Big Ben, The Houses of Parliament, Westminster Abbey, London Eye, Tower of London, Tower Bridge, St. Paul’s Cathedral,White Hall and 10 Downing Street (the Prime Minister’s residence). Thereafter, move on to experience the glittering world of fame at one of London’s most popular attractions, MadameTussauds Wax Museum. Here, you will have the chance to see super-realistic wax figures of your favourite stars from Hollywood and Bollywood as well as other world famous celebrities.

Later, enjoy a ride atop the famous London Eye, situated in the heart of London, from where you can get amazing panoramic views of the city, and such sights as: Westminster Bridge, the Victoria Embankment, the Saatchi Gallery and County Hall.

In the evening, board an overnight cruise headed to the shores of Netherlands, a unique cruising experience that you won’t forget.

Day 3 :-The Netherlands

AmsterdamAfter breakfast today, you will transfer to Amsterdam, the financial and cultural capital of the Netherlands. The best way to experience Amsterdam is on a traditional canal cruise. These glass-topped boats offer unobstructed views of the splendour of Amsterdam.

After the cruise, visit a traditional village of the Netherlands, witness a vibrant and stunning community packed with wooden windmills, barns, houses and museums and built in the typically Dutch wooden architectural style, which are the most distinctive sights of the Netherlands. We also visit the authentic wooden shoe factory and witness a free demonstration of the history, traditions and the making of authentic Dutch wooden shoes.

For tours between late March and mid-May:Proceed to Keukenhof, which is the world’s largest Tulip garden. Open from late March to mid-May, it attracts over a million visitors – in a mere eight weeks – who come to see the vibrant flowers (tulips, daffodils, and many more) in full bloom.

(Please note: The Keukenhof Gardens are open between late March to mid-May only. Groups on the tour commencing post mid-May shall visit Madurodam in The Hague instead.)

For tours after mid-May:Later, visit Madurodam, which is a beautiful miniature model of a typical Dutch town, downsized in the ratio of 1:25. It also contains many famous miniature landmarks, which are absolute copies of the real ones. Enjoy a comfortable overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 4 :-Orientation Tour of Brussels - Paris- City Tour and Eiffel Tower

Brussels(Optional: An Evening in Paris along with Le-Lido Show)

After a scrumptious breakfast, embark on an orientation tour of Brussels – capital of the European Union,including sights such as Grand Place and its famous guild houses, City Museum, Town Hall, House of the Dukes of Brabant, MannekenPis, Royal Palace, Royal Park, Palace of Justice and the Museum of Fine Arts. Thereafter, enjoy a photo stop at the Atomium, which was built for the 1958 World Fair.

Later, proceed to Paris and begin your panoramic tour which includes sights such as Arc De Triomphe, Champs Elysees, Grand Palais, Petit Palais, National Assembly, Alexander Bridge, Concorde Square, Magdalene Church, Opera Garnier, Louvre Palace, Cite Island, French Academy, Sorbonne University, Orsay Museum, Church of the Invalides, Military Academy, Trocadero Square and the PalaisDe Chaillot.Visit the most famous landmark of Paris, the Eiffel Tower, and enjoy a panoramic view of the city from its 3rd and topmost level. Built in 1889 and designed by the young engineerGustave Eiffel, the tower stands 324 metres (1,063 ft) tall.

After checking-in at the hotel, enjoy time at leisure OR embark on an optional tour, An Evening in Paris which includes drives past the famous monuments and buildings of Paris at night to witness their dazzling illumination, continue on the optional tour to experience one of the most famous night shows in the world called ‘Lido De Paris’. This is the place to enjoy life like a true Parisian, sipping a glass of champagne and enjoying the scintillating performances. Enjoy a comfortable overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 5 :-Paris - Disneyland

Disney-Land-ParisAfter a delectable breakfast, we proceed to Disneyland for an adventurous and fun-filledtime, where you can enjoy many thrilling rides and fascinating shows. Meet your favourite cartoon characters and enjoy the jovial atmosphere with your whole family. The resort offers a plethora of attractions and theme parades from the wonderful world of Disney. Later, have a comfortable overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 6 :-Germany – Black Forest

Black-ForestAfter breakfast today, we proceed to the scenic Black Forest area in the southwest region of Germany. Rolling hills dotted with old farm houses, traditional wineries and valleys with lakes, rivers and waterfalls, the Black Forest is a beautiful place to be. Some of the world’s best-quality wood products and the world’s prettiest and best-preserved forests are in this region. Almost 200 kilometers long and 60 kilometers wide, the Black Forest not only offers variety, but is also one of the biggest and best known holiday regions in Germany. The Black Forest farms, Black Forestgateau, Bollenhut hats and cuckoo clocks – the Black Forest embodies everything that one might expect of a picture-perfect German holiday. Also, take a stop at HofgutSternen in the heart of the Black Forest to witness how the famous & original Cuckoo Clocks of HofgutSternen are made. Enjoy a comfortable overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 7 :-Austria – Innsbruck - Capital of Tyrol and Swarovski Showroom and Museum

Swaroski-MuseumAfter a scrumptious breakfast,we proceed to Innsbruck, which is the capital of Tyrol. The alpine scenery of Innsbruck together with its charming meadows set against snowy peaks is a sight to behold. Nestled amidst snow-capped mountains, the city of Innsbruck is spread out along the banks of the River Inn. Upon arrival, proceed on an orientation tour of Innsbruck seeing sights such as GoldenesDachl – Golden Roof, Hofburg, Hofkirsche, St. Anne’s Column, Stadtturm, Triumphpforte, and Helblinghaus. Thereafter, proceed to the world-famous Swarovski Crystal Showroom and Museum to take a look at the amazing collection of precision-cut lead crystal glass and other related products. Admire and shop to your heart’s delight, amongst the largest exhibits of the Swarovski Crystal collection.We proceed towards Munich and enjoy a comfortable overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 8 :-Munich – Prague

ParagueAfter breakfast today, we proceed to Munich, which is the largest city and the capital of the state of Bavaria and the third largest city in Germany. We begin our city tour with a visit to Marianplatz, which is the central square in the city center of Munich, after visiting the beautiful Marianplatz, the throbbing cultural center of Munich we visit the historical Hofbrahaus. This historical brewery house has been a traditional part of German history and has a very strong influence on German culture. We also visit the NeuesRathaus, which is the town hall of Munich, and see the Glockenspiel, the clock tower which chimes once a day and re-enacts two stories from the 16th century.Along with this, we also visit St. Peter’s Church, which is the oldest church in the city of Munich. Further, we visit the BMW museum where you will discover the fascinating company, brand and product history, about 125 of BMW’s most valuable and attractive automobiles, motorcycles and engines are displayed on a surface area of 5000 m². We proceed towards Prague and enjoy a comfortable overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 9 :-Czech Republic - Prague – Onto Vienna

PragueAfter a scrumptious breakfast, we visit Prague, the capital and largest city of the Czech Republic. This city is a beautiful treasure trove of Gothic and Baroque architecture we begin the city tour with the Prague Castle – residence of Czech kings; St. Vitus cathedral – one of the biggest and the most beautiful in the world. After the Prague castle tour, we proceed along the Kings’ road to the lesser town area. Here, one can admire the St. Nikolas Church – the best sample of Baroque in Prague. Proceed to the world famous Charles Bridge. Continue the city tour with the Old Town Square – with famous astronomical clocks. It is the historical center of the city and site of many significant events. From here, we proceed to the Jewish quarter, which is remarkable with seven synagogues remains from this old settlement that includes the Jewish Town Hall and the Old Jewish Cemetery – the oldest in Europe. Later, proceed to Wenceslas Square, which is the shopping center of Prague and also consists of the statue of St. Wenceslas with four patron saints of Bohemia and a neo-Renaissance building of the National Museum.We proceed towards Vienna and enjoy a comfortable overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 10 :-Vienna City Tour and visit to Schonbrunn Palace along with Bratislava

Castle-ParagueAfter breakfast today, we visit Vienna, the capital city of Austria and thecultural, economic and political centre. Few cities in the world glide so effortlessly between the present and the past like Vienna. Its splendid historical face is easily recognized by grand imperial palaces and baroque interiors, museums inmagnificent squares and, above all, the Hofburg – where the Habsburg rulers lived, loved and married into empires.

The capital scores highly, thanks to the first-rate musical and cultural attractions at its concert halls, museums and theaters – from the Golden Hall of the Musikverein to the acclaimed Museum of Fine Arts and the State Opera House. Vienna is also a byword for epicurean enjoyment, with centuries of traditions shaping its coffee houses and Heuriger wine taverns.

On arrival, we begin our city tour with the most significant sights of Vienna. Along the Ringstrasse, we see magnificent buildings, such as the MAK, the State Opera House, the Museum of Fine Arts and the Natural History Museum, the cultural district, the Museums Quartier, the former Habsburg winter residence, the Hofburg, the Parliament, the City Hall and the Burgtheater. Later, we visit the Schonbrunn Palace which was the summer residence of the Austrian emperors for nearly 150 years. It was built between 1695 and 1749 with over 100 rooms and beautiful gardens.

After this, we proceed to Bratislava – the capital of Slovakia. It is also the political, cultural and economic centre of Slovakia. Bratislava is neatly divided by the Danube River. On the north bank are the less attractive high-rise blocks erected under communist occupation (1968-89),these are comparatively tiny but beautifully restored historic quarter of the Old Town (Stare Mesto), now devoted almost entirely to tourism.

Bratislava Old Town, much of which is pedestrianized, is characterized by its charming Hapsburg Baroque architecture, including many former palaces. Hlavne Square is home to the Old City Hall while the old Michalska and Venturska streets lead past a number of historical sites. The town has a rich musical pedigree and includes the childhood performance venues of Mozart and Franz Liszt. ZelenáUlica runs off Michalska and is one of the narrowest streets in the city, home to Academia Istropolitana, the first university in the Hungarian Kingdom. Don’t miss a stroll along the charming pedestrian promenade which begins at the National Theatre with its statuary, fountains and many cafés. At the other end of the Old Town is St Martin’s Cathedral, which hosted the coronation of exiled Hungarian kings during the period when most of Hungary was under Ottoman rule. The city also boasts a number of copper-domed churches, palaces, and, just outside the walls, the dominant landmark of Bratislava Castle. Enjoy a comfortable overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 11 :-Italy - Venice

Gondola Ride ItalyAfter enjoying breakfast, we depart for Venice, which is known as the Queen of the Adriatic. Also fondly called La Serenissima, Venice is built on 180 islands that are connected by over 400 bridges, with hundreds of canals criss-crossing the town. For more than a thousand years, the city was one of the most enduring mercantile sea powers on Earth.Venice represents an urban landscape so rich in its lavishness that it can be overwhelming. It seems as if at each step you will encounter some aspect of the city worth admiring.Enjoy a comfortable overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 12 :-Venice Orientation tour, Train journey to Rome, City tour of Rome

RomeAfter a scrumptious breakfast, we proceed to visit Venice.Sail in a special water taxi to the St. Marks Square, which is considered one of the world’s most beautiful squares with its boutiques, traditional cafes, and historic buildings. On your city tour see incredible sites such as the Bridge of Sighs, the Ducale Palace, St. Mark’s Basilica and the Clock tower which are part of this romantic city. After exploring the city of Venice, we proceed to Rome by train, the Venice-Rome route in one of the most popular routes in Italy, sit back and enjoy the magnificent experience as we travel across from Venice to Rome.

On arrival, embark on a guided city tour of Rome and witness sights such as the Colosseum, Arc of Constantine, Roman Forum and Caesar’s Forum. Drive past the Venice Square to experience the stark contrast between the architecture of the traditional PalazzioVenezia and the modern Victor Emmanuel Monument. Later, visit the Trevi Fountain, which is considered the most beautiful fountain of Rome (legend has it that if you make a wish and throw a coin in, your wish will come true and you will return to Rome). Thereafter, drive past Palatino hill to witness the beautiful church of Santa Maria Maggiore. Enjoy a comfortable overnight stay at the hotel.

Due to coach and traffic regulations and the heritage status of the city of Rome,the city tour of Rome may be subject to change.

Day 13 :-Vatican City andFlorence - the Jewel of Renaissance

Venice-..After enjoying breakfast, visit the Vatican City, which is also the smallest country in the world. Begin a guided tour of the Vatican starting with the Vatican Museums, which is believed to house the world’s greatest collection of art. The tour will culminate with a visit to the exquisite Sistine Chapel, which is best known for its outstanding frescoes on the ceiling and altar walls. Thereafter, visit the magnificent St. Peter’s Basilica, the most famous church of the Christian world. St. Peter’s Basilica has an astonishingly harmonious appearance and radiates tremendous grandeur through its architecture and magnificent interior decorations. Stroll among the famous colonnades of St. Peter’s Square to mark a perfect ending to your tour of the Vatican City.

Later, we proceed to Florence to embark on a walking tour, visiting sights such as, the Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, Campanile and Baptistery. Enjoy some free time in Piazza Della Signoria to view PalazzioVecchio, the Loggia Dei Lanzi and the Fountain of Neptune. Other sights on the tour include the various sculptures that make Florence a virtual open air museum, the courtyard of the Uffizi gallery and Ponte Vecchio, which is the oldest and the most famous bridge in Florence. Enjoy a comfortable overnight stay at the hotel.

Mount-Titlis-BridgeDay 14 :-The Leaning tower of Pisa –Switzerland

After breakfast, we visit the historic university city of Pisa – famous for its architectural beauty. Upon arrival, visit the Campo Dei Miracoli and enjoy stunning views of the Leaning Tower of Pisa, the Cathedral and the Baptistery of Pisa.The Leaning Tower of Pisa is one of the most remarkable architectural structures from medieval Europe. It has mystified and amazed crowds for hundreds of years, and despite having experienced many a calamity during its lifetime, it is still standing. Hereafter, continue your journey to Switzerland, which is a landlocked country in the cultural and geographical centre of Europe. Renowned for its snowbound Alps, lush green meadows and fresh water lakes, the prosperous country of Switzerland is blessed with natural beauty.After a day out sightseeing, enjoy a comfortable overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 15 :-Switzerland

Switzerland(Optional Tour of Jungfraujochand Interlaken with Indian Lunch)

After breakfast today, enjoy the day at leisure in the serene and soothing environs of Switzerland OR make use of the free time to embark on an optional tour to visit Jungfraujoch, often referred to as the Top of Europe. Also, visit the charming town of Interlaken. Jungfraujoch makes for a memorable encounter with snow and ice, and has all it takes to become the high point of any tour of Europe. Tourists are often amazed at the scenic splendour they witness from the Cog-Wheel train that climbs up to a height of 11,333 feet to reach Jungfraujoch, the highest railway station in the world. The Cog- Wheel train is one of the best, most incredible train journeys in the world. The panoramic views of Switzerland from atop the mountain are breathtaking. Later on, drive to Interlaken, which is a world famous Swiss town located in the Bernese Oberland mountains between the lakes of Thun and Brienz. Finally, return to the hotel for a comfortable overnight stay.

Day 16 :-Switzerland - Mt. Titlis, LucerneandZurich Orientation Tour

jungfraujoch-tourAfter a scrumptious breakfast, begin your adventurous journey to Mt.Titlis. On a hair-raising and unforgettable 45 minutes long ride to the top, switching three different cable cars, the ride is nothing short of awe-inspiring. Along the way you will witness the scenery changing from green meadows and scenic lakes to snow clad mountains. The last leg of the ride is on the famous Rotair, the world’s first revolving cable car that offers beautiful panoramic views of the surrounding glaciers, mountains and scenery. Once atop Mt. Titlis, what awaits visitors is breathtaking views of the Alps from either the sun terrace or from the famous “south face window” of the mountain. However, there’s more. If the weather permits you can also enjoy a thrilling ride on the famous ‘Ice Flyer’ along with the snow park.After the great Mt. Titlis experience, weproceed to Lucerne, a beautiful city located at the northern tip of Lake Lucerne, stroll along the banks of Lake Lucerne to experience attractions like the Kapellbrucke – The Chapel Bridge and the Spreuerbrucke, the two traditional wooden bridges of Lucerne. Spend some free time shopping at the famous ’Bucherer’ for Swiss watches, jewellery and souvenirs.

Later, we proceed to Zurich. Begin your orientation tour, including sights such as Bahnhofstrasse, the Gross Munster, the Frau Munster, the Rathaus and St. Peter’s Church. With a diameter of 8.7 metres (28 feet), the clock face of St. Peter’s Church is the largest in all of Europe.Enjoy a comfortable overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 17 :-Return Home with Sweet Memories

FlowerAfter a hearty breakfast, it is time to bid good bye to Europe as we receive a transfer to the airport in time to board your flight back home.With an enriching experience of a lifetime we leave with new friends and happy memories of one of the most beautiful continents on earth.

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