17D BEST OF GRAND EUROPE TOUR
DEPART KOLKATA: 23 MAY, 2019
ARRIVE KOLKATA: 08 JUNE, 2019
VISITING 10 COUNTIRES:
UNITED KINGDOM, FRANCE, BELGIUM, NETHERLANDS, GERMANY, SWITZERLAND, AUSTRIA, LIECHTENSTEIN, ITALY, VATICAN STATE
LONDON→ AMSTERDAM→ BRUSSELS→ PARIS→ KARLSRUHE (BLACK FOREST AREA)→ ZURICH→ MT. TITLIS→ ZURICH→ MT. JUNGFRAUJOCH→ ZURICH→ VADUZ→ WATTENS→ INNSBRUCK→ WIPPTAL→ VENICE→ PADOVA→ PISA→ FLORENCE→ VATICAN CITY→ ROME
Birth place of World famous great poet William Shakespeare
The Oxford University
Madam Tussaud’s Wax Museum
A ride on the London Eye
River cruise on Thames River towards Tower Bridge
Swami Narayan Temple
The window of Europe Madurodam J
The city’s canals on a cruise
The cheese and wooden shoe factory
The Manneken Pis statue of bronze
The Grand Palace
The famous Disneyland (Optional)
The world famous Eiffel Tower
The Arc de Triomphe
Cruise on River Seine
KARLSRUHE (BLACK FOREST AREA)
Thickly forested mountain range
The cuckoo clock
The Zurich lake
Ride the World’s First Revolving 3-stage cable car
The Lion Monument
Hewn from a limestone cliff to commemorate the bravery and loyalty of Swiss Guards
Across the Kappelbruke - the world’s oldest covered wooden bridge
MT. JUNGFRAUJOCH (OPTIONAL)
To see the red house & the Parliament by ridding toy trains
The splendid Swarovski Crystal Worlds
The outlet displaying world famous designer crystal ornaments
Many historical buildings, monuments, parks, churches
Famous Golden Dachl
St. Mark’s Square
The Bridge of Sighs
Saint Mark’s Basilica
The Murano Glass Factory
A gondola ride on the canals
Pisa Leaning Tower
Piazzale Michaelangelo square
The enormous St. Peter’s Basilica
A late Renaissance church
The head of the Roman Catholic Church
DAY 01: 23 MAY – DEPART KOLKATA AIRPORT
Today your dream journey of long awaited Europe Tour begins with your Trusted Travel Company DISCOVERY OF INDIA having more than 16 years of world tour experience.
Documents: Please keep all the important travel documents with your body for readily available like valid Passport with Visa, Insurance, Air Ticket, Credit/Debit card etc. Currency
Reporting: Please report at the Passengers Waiting Hall at Kolkata Airpot Departure Terminal Gate No.’3C’
Reporting Time 3 hours prior to the Flight Scheduled.
Check in Airport : Our experienced friendly Tour Director/Tour Manager will assist you in your Airport check in, Immigration, custom formalities. Your luggage will be tagged directly to London Heathrow.
Dinner in Flight.
DAY 02: 24 MAY – ARRIVE AT LONDON HEATROW AIRPORT & STRATFORD TOUR
Early breakfast to be served in Flight. Welcome to London Heathrow Airport. Upon arrival complete immigration & custom formalities and we need to freshen up as we will drive down to Stratford – a beautiful town situated on the bank of Avon is the birth place of World famous great poet William Shakespeare. Spend some memorable moments in this charming place and latter will head to London en route visit the Oxford University. Evening dinner in an Indian Restaurant. Drive back to London hotel for overnight stay. Lunch & Dinner.
DAY 03: 25 MAY – LONDON CITY TOUR
Today after breakfast in hotel we will proceed for London City Tour by Luxury Coach. Visit Buckingham Palace, London Bridge, Big Ben, Trafalgar Square, Madam Tussaud’s Wax museum – the world famous exposition of Wax Sculptures with world’s celebrities and thereafter in Evening take a ride on the London Eye – The largest observation wheel in Europe, the London Eye has become, just over a decade after it opened, a potent icon of the capital fiving people the chance to observe the city from above like birds eye. From here you will have a chance to take river cruise on Thames River towards Tower Bridge. In the evening transfer to an Indian Restaurant to have your delicious Indian dinner and transfer to London hotel for overnight stay. Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner.
DAY 04: 26 MAY – LONDON TO AMSTERDAM BY OVERNIGHT CRUISE
Today have your continental breakfast at London hotel. 9.30 hrs check out hotel and go to your final sightseeing to visit the Swami Narayan Temple. It is Popularly known as the 'Neasden Temple’, the Mandir is a traditional place of Hindu worship designed and constructed entirely according to ancient Vedic architectural texts – using no structural steel whatsoever. After lunch you will be transferred to a luxurious Cruise for Amsterdam. Overnight in Cruise. Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner.
DAY 05: 27 MAY– EXPLORING AMSTERDAM
On arrival Amsterdam in the morning have the delicious breakfast in Cruise and check out the Cruise. After disembarkation proceed to visit the window of Europe Madurodam j. In Amsterdam you will get an opportunity to explore the city’s canals on a cruise which will give you the traditional glimpse and characteristics of the Dutch splendors & people. It is delightful while you go through the waterways of this Netherlands city. Thereafter have Indian lunch and then you will be taken to the cheese and wooden shoe factory. Here you will learn the art of making Gouda cheese and wooden shoes. You may taste all of the nine cheese produced here and enjoy it with locally produced wine. Next continue your journey towards Brussels area . Overnight in Brussels area hotel, Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner.
DAY 06: 28 MAY – BRUSSELS ORIENTATION TOUR – PARIS
Following a continental breakfast go for orientation sightseeing at Brussels.
Brussels - is the capital of Belgium and the ceremonial centre of power of the European Union.
You will see the Manneken Pis statue of bronze, which depicts a little boy peeing into a water fountain. Hereafter, you embark on a sightseeing tour through the city and reach the Grand Palace. It is a huge square area, surrounded by various municipal buildings. From here you will drive for Paris, on the way have Lunch, Continue your journey towards the French Capital, Paris. On arrival the fashion capital we go to Indian Restaurant for dinner and transfer to your Paris hotel for overnight stay Breakfast, Box Lunch & Dinner.
DAY 07: 29 MAY – PARIS SIGHTSEEING
After breakfast today you will experience the famous Disneyland (Optional) and after lunch comes to the world famous Eiffel Tower for a breathtaking bird’s eye view of Paris. Undoubtedly one of the most recognizable structures in the world. It offers a stunning view of the city. It is really marvelous & worth capturing in the camera with zoom. After lunch Paris city tour which covers many of the city’s iconic landmarks like Champs Elysees, the Arc de Triomphe an ancient Roman Arch. In the evening proceed to see illuminated Paris by Cruise on River Seine, passing the famous arches, bridges and historic monuments of this majestic city of art and culture Dinner at Indian restaurant. Overnight at your hotel in Paris Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner.
DAY 08: 30 MAY – PARIS – KARLSRUHE (BLACK FOREST AREA)
Have breakfast and check out your hotel .You will start your journey to the much sought after Black Forest thickly forested mountain range with a mean elevation of around 1500 meter, stopping at the cuckoo clock manufacturing factory of Druba. Black Forest area. Dinner in local restaurant, Overnight hotel at black forest area, Breakfast, Box Lunch & Dinner.
DAY 09: 31 MAY KARLSRUHE – ZURICH ORIENTATION TOUR – SWITZERLAND
Morning after a tasty continental breakfast check out hotel. Today e will be driving towards Switzerland, on the way you will follow the trail to Rhine Falls, the largest waterfall in Europe. The volume of water, falling from these 23-meter high and 150 meter wide. Enjoy the Rhine Falls. Thereafter in the afternoon you will arrive Zurich, explore the Zurich lake, overnight Zurich hotel. Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner.
DAY 10: 01 JUNE – SWITZERLAND : Mt TITLIS – ZURICH
Today post continental breakfast, you will leave for a lifetime experiences Mt. Titlis on the Alps. You need to ride the World’s First Revolving 3-stage cable car. Each cable car flies the flag of a particular country, with cable car number 73 carrying that of India. The last stage of the journey is via a revolving cable car gives 360 degree view of the Alps and the surrounding countryside. You will arrive on the top of the mountain and visit ice cave, roam around, relax at the restaurant. Have lunch at an Indian restaurant. We later proceed for an orientation tour of Lucerne, one of the six most frequently visited cities in the world. See the Lion Monument, Lowen denkmal, hewn from a limestone cliff to commemorate the bravery and loyalty of Swiss Guards. You may take a stroll across the Kappelbruke - the world’s oldest covered wooden bridge, originally built in 1333 over the Reuss River. Enjoy an Indian dinner and overnight stay at your hotel in Zurich area. (Breakfast, Lunch, Indian Dinner).
DAY 11: 02 JUNE – SWITZERLAND, ZURICH (Mt. Jungfraujoch optional EUR180)
Today is a free half-day for optional tour Jungfraujoch with Ice Palace & Lunch - Interlaken
After a continental breakfast, today an exciting full day excursion to Jungfraujoch. At 11,332 ft., it is the highest railway station in Europe and called the Top of Europe. Switzerland’s most breathtaking scenery awaits you, which
can only be reached through a 7.3km long cog railway tunnel. Capture some memorable experiences in Ice Palace, the Ice Plateau. After lunch at an Indian restaurant, we will proceed for our return journey to Interlaken. It is situated between the Lakes of Then and Brienz in the heart of the Swiss Alps. This is one of the locations where most of the Indian movies and serials have been shot. We later proceed for dinner at an Indian restaurant and overnight stay at your hotel in Zurich area. Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner.
DAY 12: 03 JUNE – SWITZERLAND – LIECHTENSTEIN – INNSBRUCK, AUSTRIA
Today you will end your stay in Switzerland with a hearty breakfast, check out and proceed to Vaduz. Vaduz is the capital of Liechtenstein. Town is famous for its street cafes and the historical castle. You will enjoy a ride on the toy train through the town to the Red House and the Parliament. You will have Indian lunch and thereafter proceed to Wattens in Austria. Here, you will visit the splendid Swarovski Crystal Worlds, see the outlet displaying world famous designed crystal ornaments. Later you will be taken to Innsbruck that has many historical buildings, monuments, parks, churches and famous Golden Dachl. Then you will proceed for an Indian dinner and then check-in to your hotel to spend the night at Wipptal, Austria. Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner.
DAY 13: 04 JUNE – INNSBRUCK – VENICE – PADOVA
After continental breakfast at hotel you will proceed to the Romantic city-Venice through scenic path, located in northeast of Italy. About 118 small islands are separated by canals and are linked together by bridges. Upon arrival at Padova have Indian lunch and after lunch transfer to St. Mark’s Square, the heart of the traditional city of Venice, by private boat, Vaporetto. Lunch will be served on boat. On reaching here, you will visit the Bridge of Sighs, Clock Tower, Saint Mark’s Basilica. You will have a chance to experience the art of making the famous Venetian blown glass at the Murano Glass Factory. Your Venetian experience will end with a gondola ride on the canals, after which you will go to Padova for an Indian dinner. After dinner you will check in to your hotel for night stay at Padova, Venice region. Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner.
DAY 14: 05 JUNE – VENICE – PISA – FLORENCE
Post continental breakfast at hotel you will begin your journey to Pisa on the mouth of River Arno. The most prominent building in this miracle field area is the Duo mo Cathedral, built with grey marble and white colored stone. Right next to the cathedral is the iconic Pisa Leaning Tower. There after continue your journey towards Florence, the birthplace of the Renaissance. It has Roman origins going back to BC 80 and was originally designed as an army camp. Its horde of historical buildings, museums and churches, with their architectural styles from the Romanesque to the modern age, attract a large number or visitors. After a walking tour of the city, you will have lunch at an Indian restaurant and then go the Piazzale Michaelangelo square, built on top a hill. From here you will get a panoramic view of the city and the surrounding region. After having Indian dinner you will be transferred to your hotel in Florence area for overnight stay. Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner.
DAY 15: 06 JUNE – FLORENCE – VATICAN CITY – ROME
After breakfast we will check out the hotel and your coach will drive you to the political Capital of Italy, ‘Rome’. After having lunch you will proceed to Vatican City. Vatican city though within Rome, is an independent country, which is the smallest in the world. Here, you will visit the enormous St. Peter’s Basilica, a late Renaissance church. Now it serves as the official residence of the Pope, the head of the Roman Catholic Church. At the end of your tour you will be transferred to an Indian restaurant. After having dinner you will be taken to your hotel for the overnight stay. Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner.
DAY 16: 07 JUNE – ROME – KOLKATA RETURN
Today morning enjoy your continental breakfast, and post breakfast check out will luggage. Thereafter your coach will transfer you to Rome International airport for your final departure to your home country India. Check in airport, have some final shopping in Airport. Board on your Emirates flight to return back your sweet home. Breakfast, Lunch.
DAY 17: 08 JUNE – ARRIVE INDIA, KOLKATA AIRPORT
After breakfast in flight you will be landed at Kolkata Airport Complete your immigration and the time to say a Big Good Bye. See you again friend (Tour ends here).
PER ADULT @INR87500 + EUR 1975
PER CHILD @INR87500 + EUR 1650 (CHILD UPTO 08 YEARS)
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