8 & 13 Days
Departure : 15th June
Starting City : Paris
Ending City : Vatican City
Visa assistance & Handling
Meals- as per the itinerary
Economy Class Air ticket
Accommodation in standard rooms in 3 Star & 4 Star hotels
Transportation by air-conditioned coach
English speaking tour guide
English, Tamil & Sinhala Speaking Aalam Tour Manager
Visa fees – 80 Euro + Vfs Charges
Expenses of a personal nature
Mandatory Guide & Driver Tips - 7 Euro per person per day
Porter services at hotels & Airports
Any other services not specified above – E.g. Laundry, Telephone Etc……
Mandatory Travel Insurance
Adult – 695,000/=
Child – 695,000/= (Sharing with parents - Max. 1 Child per room )
Paris | Brussels | Amsterdam | Frankfurt | Zurich| Lucerne |
Milan | Venice| Florence | Rome | Vatican City
Day 1 : Paris | Hotel : MERCURE Paris Porte d'Orleans | Meals : Breakfast
Upon your arrival in Paris, transfer to your Hotel. Remainder of the day at leisure. Overnight in Paris.
Day 2 : Paris | Hotel : MERCURE Paris Porte d'Orleans | Meals : Breakfast
Paris is your oyster over the next two days as you enjoy guided tours around one of the world’s most celebrated cities. Your Parisian adventures get off to a spectacular start with a drive along the famous Champs Élysées to the Place de la Concorde, which played such a key part in the French Revolution. You’ll also get to see the iconic Arc de Triomphe here too, the imposing monument that sits near the western end of the avenue and commemorates the fallen of the revolution and Napoleonic wars. You’ll take in another significant historical building next as you head to L’Hôtel National des Invalides, where Napoleon’s tomb is located. Then it’s on to the most legendary of all Paris’s icons: the Eiffel Tower. Choose to make the optional ascent of the tower for unbeatable views over the city, and a truly memorable experience. Back on ground level you can take a more leisurely cruise along the river Seine, a great sightseeing option that offers views including Notre-Dame Cathedral and Pont Alexandre III. Finally, you’ll travel on the coach out through the Parisian suburbs to the splendid Palace of Versailles, the vast regal château that was the residence of the royal family until the start of the revolution in 1789. Today the palace is another popular Parisian attraction. This evening, you can enjoy one of our optional Paris evening shows – Lido/ Moulin Rouge.
Day 3 : Paris - Brussels | Hotel : Bedford Hotel | Meals : Breakfast
The second day of your Parisian experience begins with a visit to the Louvre, one of the world’s greatest art museums. Here you’ll set your eyes upon some of history’s most famous masterpieces, including the Venus de Milo, Winged Victory of Samothrace (also called Nike of Samothrace), and Leonardo da Vinci’s Mona Lisa. Opt for a guided gallery tour, which will enhance your experience and allow you to browse through hundreds of works in just a few hours.
After an exhilarating morning of walking the gallery corridors, replenish your energy levels with lunch in the museum before heading to the area surrounding the Palais Garnier, Paris’s opera house. Here the rest of the afternoon is yours to shop at legendary department stores Galeries Lafayette and Printemps sightsee or simply sit and sip.afterwards transfer to Brussels.Overnight in Brussels.
Day 4 : Brussels - Amsterdam | Hotel : IBIS Rotterdam | Meals : Breakfast
In the morning you' ll explore the Belgian capital and political center of the European Union. On the way, the tour stops to see the distinctive Atomium monument, a cell-shaped structure of stainless steel spheres and tubes built for the 1958 World’s Fair. In the centre of Brussels itself an orientation tour will call in at the exquisite Grand Palace, as well as seeing the famous impish Manneken-Pis statue. Then from Brussels transfer to Amsterdam.
During the afternoon visit a diamond factory, where you' ll see the unique cutting Techniques that have been practiced here since the 16th century. Walk to one of the city' s grandest areas, Dam Square, where the Royal Palace is located and the Queen' s birthday celebrations take place. Transfer back to your hotel. Overnight in Amsterdam.
Day 5 : Amsterdam - Frankfurt | Hotel : Leonardo Hotel | Meals : Breakfast
Breakfast at the hotel. Start your day with a leisurely trip through the Dutch countryside, where you’ll get to sample at close quarters some of the things that the Netherlands is traditionally famous for: clogs, cheese and windmills. Call in at the hugely popular model town of Zaanse Schans and then visit the kekuenhof Tulip Gardens and transfer to Frankfurt.
Day 6 : Frankfurt City Tour | Hotel : Leonardo Hotel | Meals : Breakfast
Half day Frankfurt city tour, discover the delights of Römerberg, a charming plaza with a distinctive medieval town hall as its centerpiece. Free afternoon.
Day 7 : Frankfurt to Munich | Hotel : Leonardo Hotel | Meals : Breakfast
After Breakfast transfer to Munich. In the afternoon Munich city tour.
Day 8 : Munich – Vaduz - Engleberg - Zurich | Hotel : Leonardo Hotel | Meals : Breakfast
We hope you're ready for a day of incredible scenery! First up is is the alpine principality of Liechtenstein, the sixth-smallest country in the world, governed by a monarch who lives in a Gothic hilltop castle. Stopping in the capital Vaduz, we'll have some time to stroll around and enjoy the scenery. This tiny country is only the size of Manhattan, but it's skyscrapers of a different sort that dominate the skyline. Afterwards head for one of the world’s most famous mountain ranges – the Swiss Alps. The first destination is Engelberg the stunning Swiss resort. From here you can opt to board a cable car that takes you to the summit of the impressive Mount Titlis. To reach to the top of the permanently snow-covered Mt. Titlis is by a combination of gondolas over 3 stages. You’ll ascend the last stage by the world’s first revolving gondola the Titlis Rotair, that delivers spectacular views of the valleys, glaciers, lakes and forests below, and 360? vistas of the surrounding mountains. At the summit the sun terrace is the perfect place to pause and appreciate the breathtaking panoramas. There’s a 150-metre ice cavern through the core of a glacier to explore at the top. Other highlights include walking across Europe’s highest suspension bridge for more phenomenal views from Mt. Titlis.
You’ll come down from the hills to the lakeside for your next stop. Lucerne is a picturesque city of bridges and towers located in what many people believe to be the “true” Switzerland – picture-postcard Mountains, lakes, cowbells, Alpine villages and meadows full of edelweiss flowers. Here you will have time to wander through the charming streets, and see the famous Lion Monument, which Mark Twain once described as “the most mournful and moving piece of stone in the world”. This is a great place to get souvenirs like Swiss watches and fine chocolates, before travelling to the overnight stop of Zurich.
Day 9 : Zurich - Rhinefalls – Black forest - Zurich | Hotel: Ibis Idisweil | Meals : Breakfast
The tour begins in Zurich, a city with a reputation as a leading global financial centre. There is chance for a picture stop at the impressive Lake Zurich, before moving on to Rhine Falls, Europe’s biggest waterfall. Then proceed to Black Forest, the ancient fir-covered mountain range which is famous for its creepy folklore and mythical tales. Here you will see the beautiful lake Titisee, where you can stop at one of the many lakeside cafés to enjoy some of the region’s best Black Forest cherry gateaux. Cuckoo clocks are made in Titisee, making this the ideal place to pick up a few souvenirs from the local shops, and you’ll also get to see a demonstration of how these magical mechanisms work. Overnight in Zurich.
Day 10 : Zurich – Milan - Venice | Hotel : Hotel: Ibis Idisweil | Meals : Breakfast
Breakfast and check out from your hotel and transfer to Milan, fashion capital of the world. The orientation tour will introduce you to the city' s iconic sights, including the vast Gothic cathedral (Duomo). You'll also see the planet’s oldest shopping mall, the 19th-century Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II. Then transfer to Venice. Overnight in Venice.
Day 11 : Zurich – Venice – Pisa | Hotel: B & B Florence | Meals : Breakfast
After Breakfast, Transfer to Tronchetto and take the boat to reach St. Mark’ square. Spend the morning in the company of a knowledgeable local guide as you explore Venice, the most magical of cities. Walking tour in the city center and visit inside the St. Mark’s Basilica. Afternoon transfer to Pisa, Here, be sure to have your camera ready to get a shot of the iconic Leaning Tower, the famous bell tower in the ‘Square of Miracles’, which also contains the centuries-old Cathedral and Baptistery. Overnight in Florence.
Day 12 : Florence | Hotel: Regent | Meals : Breakfast
Breakfast and check out from your hotel. Florence, the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance and home to some fabulous architecture and fine art. To begin the day by you’ll enjoy a guided walk around Florence’s many highlights, including the Ponte Vecchio over the Arno, the Piazza del Duomo and Campanile Tower. You’ll pass the Uffizi Gallery, which contains one of the most notable art collections in Florence. You’ll have free time to see the city further, to shop or to watch the world go by from an alfresco cafe, before travelling on to your next destination, Independent lunch. Then Transfer to Rome. Overnight in Rome.
Day 13 : Rome | Meals : Breakfast
Breakfast at the hotel. Your day in Rome starts with a visit to the Vatican Museums and St. Peter’s Basilica. During the afternoon enjoy the Barocca tour: you'll see the famous Trevi Fountain, the lavish Baroque showpiece where people flock to throw coins into the water - an action which is said to ensure that you'll return to the city again one day.
Ajith HewawasamAugust, 2018
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Al DanishJanuary, 2018
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