DAY 01 : 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 mentioned above.
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 Gatwick.
Dinner in Flight.
DAY 02 : ARIVE AT LONDON HEATROW AIRPORT & STRATFORD TOUR
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 : LOONDON 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 : LONDON TO PARIS BY FERRY CROSSING ENGLISH CHANNEL
Today after morning continental breakfast check out hotel and this morning cross the English Channel by ferry. From Calais, begin the journey to the French Capital, Paris. Arrive Paris, in the late afternoon and on arrival the fashion capital we go 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. Later transfer to Indian Restaurant followed by transfer to your Paris hotel for overnight stay Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
DAY 05 : PARIS SIGHTSEEING
After breakfast today you will experience a 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 for Dinner at Indian restaurant. Overnight at your hotel in Paris Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
DAY 06 : PARIS – BRUSSELS ORIENTATION TOUR – AMSTERDAM
Following a continental breakfast, you will leave Paris and drive to Amsterdam. On the way, you will stop at Brussels to have lunch and for a orientation sightseeing. Brussels is the capital of Belgium and the ceremonial centre of power of the European Union.
After reaching Brussels, enjoy your lunch and then proceed towards 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 Amsterdam. Amsterdam is the capital of Netherlands. On arrival Amsterdam in the late afternoon 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. After the delicious dinner will be taken to your hotel for overnight stay. Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
DAY 07 : EXPLORING AMSTERDAM-COLOGNE
Today after breakfast proceed to visit the world famous Keukenhoff Gardens, where more than 7 million flowers are planted annually. 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 Cologne area hotel. Overnight in Cologne hotel, Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
DAY 08 : COLOGNE– HEIDELBERG -FRIESENHEIM
Have continental breakfast and check out your hotel and proceed to visit Cologne. Cologne sits in the eastern part of Germany on the banks of River Rhine.At Cologne you will see the Great Cathedral from inside. It is one of the largest Gothic cathedrals in the world and its construction was started in 1284. The 144 meter tall, 86 meter wide and 157 meter high structure has the second tallest towers of any church, thereafter continue your journey towards Heidelberg in Germany - Heidelberg sits on the valley of River Neckar, away from the screaming metropolises of Germany. Here you will see the famous Heidelberg Castle. After having your Indian lunch continue your travel towards Black Forest area hotel. Dinner in local restaurant, Overnight hotel at Friesenheim, Germany, Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner.
DAY 09 : FRIESENHEIM – ZURICH ORIENTATION TOUR - LUCERN, SWITZERLAND
Morning after a tasty continental breakfast check out hotel. Today you will have a long drive. We will continue our 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. You will have Indian lunch here. After lunch further 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 evening you will arrive Zurich hotel, overnight Zurich hotel. Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
DAY 10 : SWITZERLAND : Mt TITLIS / INTERLAKEN
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. Thereafter you will be taken to in Interlaken, the beautiful town is situated between the Brienze and Thun Lakes at an altitude approx 2100 ft. It is a famous tourist spot and many Indian films are shot here regularly. This town provides magnificent views of the Swiss Alps, Post an Indian dinner, you will be taken back to your hotel for the overnight stay at Lucern. Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
DAY 11 : SWITZERLAND – AUSTRIA – 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, a museum housing exhibitions of crystal objects. Later you will be taken to Innsbruck that has many historical buildings, monuments, parks, churches and famous Goldenes Dachl. After this, you will see the 17th century fountain, with a statue on the pedestal. 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 12 : INNSBRUCK – VENICE
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 Mestre hotel, Venice region. Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
DAY 13 : VENICE, MESTRE - 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 14 : FLORENCE– ROME – VATIAN CITY
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 independant 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 15 : ROME – KOLKATA RETURN
Today morning enjoy your continental breakfast, and post breakfast check out will luggage and start the Rome city tour followed by an Indian lunch. 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 & dinner
DAY 16 : ARRIVE INDIA, KOLKATA AIRPORT
After breakfast your flight will land at Kolkata Airport at 7.45 am. Complete your immigration and the time to say a Big Good Bye. See you again friend (Tour ends here)
PER ADULT ON TWIN/TRIPLE SHARING BASIS INR 90000/- + EURO 1850
BOOKING MONEY @ Rs.30000/- PER PERSON AT THE TIME OF REGISTRATION. BALANCE INR PORTION WITHIN NEXT 45 DAYS & EURO PAYABLE 30 DAYS. PRIOR TO DEPARTURE DATE.
PACKAGE COST INCLUDED:
Return Economy class airfare with taxes from Kolkata
UK & Schengen Visa fees
Overseas Travel Insurance (for the travelers up to 59 years of age)
Hotel accommodation on twin/triple share basis
All transfers & sightseeing by AC luxury Coach as per itinerary
Entrance ticket as per itinerary
Daily continental buffet breakfast in hotel
Daily Indian Lunch & Dinner
Services of Discovery of India Tour Manager
PACKAGE COST EXCLUSIONS:
Optional tour cost as per itinerary :
Shakespeare Birth Place, Shree Swaminarayan Temple, Neckar River Cruise, Liechtenstein Tour (discounted price @130 EURO per person for all the optional tour, payable in advance )
Overseas Travel Insurance premium above 59 years of age
Cost of extension/deviation of air ticket
Any other expenses of personal nature
Portages at hotels, airport
Any other expenses is not mentioned above inclusions
In case of refusal of visa = visa & ticket cost + service charge of 5000
30 days before date of group departure = 25% of the Tour Cost.
30 – 15 days before date of group departure = 50% of the Tour Cost.
15 - 07 days before date of group departure = 75% of the Tour Cost.
Below 07 days of date of group departure = 100% of the Tour Cost.