Day 1 : Arrive in London
On arrival, you will be met by your Tour Manager / Local Representative outside the customs area, who will welcome you and take you to your hotel (Check-in time is after 3.00 pm). Overnight at the hotel in London.
Day 2 : City Tour of London
After a continental breakfast, we proceed on a guided tour of one of the most famous sporting venues in the world - Lord’s. (Tours are subject to cancellation at very short notice. Restrictions apply surrounding match and event days).
Next, we proceed for a guided panoramic tour of London. See the Westminster Abbey, the Houses of Parliament, Big Ben, Nelson’s Column at Trafalgar Square, the statue of Eros at Piccadilly Circus, the symbolic Tower Bridge and Buckingham Palace with Changing of the Guards (If Operational).
Later, we take you to Madame Tussauds Wax Museum, the world’s largest exhibition of wax works. The celebrity list includes over 400 stunning, life-like figures that never fail to entice the visitors.
Then, we proceed to visit the London Eye by the river Thames. Hold your breath as you take a thrilling ride on one of the world’s tallest Ferris wheel. Enjoy magnificent views of the city of London. Overnight at the hotel in London.
Day 3 : Paris via the Eurotunnel OR Ferry
After a continental breakfast, we check-out and drive to Folkestone to board the Eurotunnel train to Calais OR to Dover to take the Ferry to Calais. On reaching Calais, we drive to Paris and check into the hotel. This evening we take you for a ‘Grand Evening in Paris’ that includes Champagne with Indian dinner and great entertainment at the Paradise Latin show. See the finest combination of beauty, rhythm and gaiety. Experience the charm of striking ballets, shimmering costumes and talented dance troupes.
After the show, we take you on an Illumination tour of Paris. See the famous landmarks of Paris - the city of lights, magically lit up. A perfect end to this beautiful evening!!! Overnight at the hotel in Paris. (Breakfast, Packed Lunch, Dinner)
Day 4 : Disneyland, Paris OR Versailles Palace
After a continental breakfast, you have a choice to visit Disneyland, Paris OR visit the Versailles Palace & Louvre Museum. For the fun-loving and adventurous, we take you for an exciting trip to Disneyland, Paris. Get charmed by Cinderella’s castle. Take an exciting roller coaster ride down the Thunder Mountain. Visit Fantasyland and meet Alice in Wonderland, Pinocchio, Peter Pan and Snow White. Get thrilled by the legends of Aladdin and Indiana Jones at Adventure land. Ride a space shuttle to the moon at Discovery land. Encounter Ghost Ships, Steam trains and Western scenes in the Wild West town of Frontier land.
For the history lovers, we take you to visit the magnificent Palace of Versailles. Vast chambers and private apartments of unimaginable luxury including the famous Hall of mirrors. We then visit the renowned Louvre museum, world’s most visited art museum. See the world famous painting of Mona Lisa by Leonardo da Vinci which has fascinated the world with her smile. Next, we proceed for a guided panoramic city tour. See Place de la Concorde, the majestic Arc de Triomphe, the fashionable Champs Elyseesand the magnificent Opera House. Later, we visit the Eiffel Tower, the symbol of Paris, where a bird’s eye view from the 3rd level will leave you breathless. !! Overnight at the hotel in Paris.
Day 5 Orientation Tour of Brussels
After a continental breakfast, we check-out and drive towards Brussels. On arrival, we proceed for an orientation tour. See the adorable Manneken Pis Statue, a charming fountain of a little boy, today the symbol of Brussels, the beautiful Grand Place with its Town Hall. Next, we drive to Amsterdam for a Canal Cruise. Discover Amsterdam in a novel manner as we take you on a cruise along its canals, the best way to see this captivating city. Overnight at the hotel in Netherlands
Day 6 : Keukenhof Tulip Gardens OR Madurodam
After a continental breakfast, we check-out and drive to Lisse to visit the Keukenhof Tulip Gardens (until 16th May), the famed National Flower Exhibition. Like the million visitors that journey here annually, you will be spellbound at the sight of beautiful displays of over seven million Tulips, Daffodils, Narcissi and other flowers, spread over 80 acres of stunning landscape and thematic gardens. From 17th May, we visit Madurodam - Holland in miniature in The Hague. Feel like a giant amidst models of palaces, canals, windmills, harbours, airports. Later, after a photo-stop at a windmill, enjoy a demonstration on the art of making wooden shoes and cheese. Avail of the opportunity to shop for wooden shoes and other Dutch souvenirs. Then, we drive to Cologne, famous for Eau de Cologne, where we see the magnificent Cologne Cathedral. This 515 feet tall gothic Cathedral took six centuries to build and is Germany’s most visited monument. Overnight at the hotel in Germany.
Day 7 : Switzerland
After a continental breakfast, we check-out and journey to Switzerland through the famous Black Forest region of Germany. We stop at the Drubba Centre in the heart of the forest. Here you have an opportunity to buy Cuckoo clocks & other souvenirs.
Next, we journey to Switzerland known for its spectacular mountain scenery, sparkling lakes and folklore traditions. At Schaffhausen, see the mighty Rhine Falls, Europe’s most powerful waterfalls. You have free time to admire the thundering beauty of the falls. Overnight at the hotel in Central Switzerland.
Day 8 : Mount Titlis with Cliff Walk & Lucerne
After a continental breakfast, we proceed to Mt. Titlis which at 10,000 ft is the highest peak in central Switzerland. As you journey to Mt. Titlis in two different cable cars, you will be amazed as the scenery changes from green meadows, scenic lakes to snow clad mountains. The last leg of the ascent will be in the world’s first rotating cable car called the ‘Titlis Rotair’. At the Terrace on top of the Mt. Titlis summit station, weather permitting, you could take a stroll on the latest attraction at Mt.Titlis - The Cliff Walk. Next, we proceed for an orientation tour of Lucerne, one of the six most frequently visited cities in the World. See the Lion Monument, ‘Lowendenkmal’ hewn from a limestone cliff to commemorate the bravery and loyalty of Swiss Guards. You may take a stroll across the Kappelbrucke- the world’s oldest covered wooden bridge, originally built in 1333 over the Reuss river. You have free time at Schwanenplatz to shop for Swiss army knives, chocolates, watches, souvenirs, etc. Overnight at the hotel in Central Switzerland.
Day 9 : Day Free
Suggested Excursion: Visit to Jungfraujoch with Lunch and Interlaken
After a continental breakfast, the day is free OR we suggest a visit to Jungfraujoch and picturesque Interlaken. Our scenic drive to Lauterbrunnen, from where we board a train to Jungfraujoch the highest altitude railway station in Europe at 11,333 ft. takes us along lovely lakes and mountain passes. Marvel at the changes in alpine scenery as your charming cogwheel train takes you on a unique journey to Jungfraujoch, the very Top of Europe. On top of Jungfraujoch, you have free time to explore the modern complex. Experience the magic of the mountains at the Sphinx Terrace. See the breathtaking Jungfrau Peak and the awesome Aletsch Glacier. Also, visit the Ice Palace, where you see a beautiful display of sculptures made of ice, while being encased in ice yourself. Send a postcard to your friends and relatives from Europe’s highest altitude Post office with its own special postmark. Enjoy an Indian lunch on top. Thereafter, we proceed to Interlaken, one of Switzerland’s best known health and pleasure resorts. There’s time to relax at the many cafes or shop for Swiss watches, chocolates, Swiss memorabilia, etc. Overnight at the hotel in Central Switzerland.
Day 10 : Swarovski Crystal World
After a continental breakfast, we check out and drive towards Wattens in Austria to visit the amazing Swarovski Crystal World. We, then continue our journey towards Innsbruck. On arrival, we take you on an orientation tour of Innsbruck. See the ‘Golden Dachl’ - the Golden roof, an ornate Gothic balcony and a symbol of the city. Also see the Heiblinghaus, a building resembling a wedding cake. Overnight at the hotel in Innsbruck.
Day 11 Private Water Taxi to St.Mark’s Square
After a continental breakfast, we check-out and drive to Venice, the romantic Italian city, known for its unique architecture. We arrive in Venice, an archipelago of 118 islands, 170 canals & 400 bridges. We drive over Mussolini’s Bridge of Liberty and then take a Private Water Taxi to St. Mark’s Square, the very heart of Venice. Here, see the historic Ducal Palace, the infamous prison, the Bridge of Sighs, the exquisite Clock Tower and the splendour of St. Mark’s Basilica. Visit the Murano Glass factory where a master craftsman will demonstrate the art of creating the famous Venetian blown glass. Do not miss this opportunity to buy souvenirs at discounted prices. We return to St. Mark’s Square, the most photographed Square in the world and soak in the unique atmosphere of this charming city. Overnight at the hotel in Venice/Padova.
Day 12 : Ferrari Museum in Maranello & City Tour of Florence
After a continental breakfast, we check-out and drive to Maranello to visit the Ferrari Museum where, you will be greeted by the beautiful F1, GT and sport cars that made history which will relive the great competitions of the past. See the technological innovations, some of which had made the transition from racing cars to road cars. Also view the prizes, photographs and other historical objects relating to the Italian motor racing industry.
Next, we drive to Florence. On arrival, we proceed on a guided walking tour of Florence. See the Magnificent Duomo, the Baptistery and Giotto’s Bell Tower. Walk towards Piazza Signoria to see the Palazzo Vecchio, The Logia and the Equestrian Statue of Cosimo I. Later, we drive to Rome. Overnight at the hotel in Rome.
Day 13 : City Tour of Rome
After a continental breakfast, we check-out and take you to the world-renowned Vatican museum with Sistine Chapel, built between 1475 and 1483, in the time of Pope Sixtus IV. It has many beautiful frescoes, which depict the history of the universe, God and humanity. Do not miss the beautiful ceiling and also “The Last Judgement” painted on the altar by the renowned artist Michelangelo. Visit St. Peter’s Basilica, the world’s largest Cathedral, which will amaze you with its size, beauty and splendour.
Next, on our guided panaromic city tour of Rome, we see Piazza Venezia, the colossal Victor Emmanuel II Monument, built to commemorate the 50th anniversary of Italian reunification. Relive the thrills of historic Rome as you view the ancient Roman & Imperial Forums. See the gigantic Colosseum - symbol of Rome. We also visit the Trevi Fountain. Next, we drive to our hotel in Tuscany. Overnight at the hotel in Tuscany.
Day 14 : Tour of Pisa & Milan
After a continental breakfast, we check-out and journey to Pisa. On arrival, we visit the “Field of Miracles”, wherein stands the grand Romanesque Pisan styled marble Cathedral. See the Baptistery and the bell tower, known throughout the world as the Leaning Tower of Pisa. Remember to take a photograph of your family against this wonder of the world.
Later, we drive to Milan. On arrival, we proceed for an orientation tour of Milan. Visit the glamorous Galleria Vittorio Emanuele shopping gallery. See the breathtaking Duomo, one of the world’s largest, most striking Gothic cathedrals. Some 135 spires and 3,200 statues are crammed onto the roof and into the facade. Overnight at the hotel in Milan.
Day 15 : Depart Milan
After a continental breakfast, we check out and drive to the airport for your flight back home. It’s time to say goodbye to all the new friends you have made. We hope you take back many happy memories of your holiday. We would like you to spare a few minutes of your time to write and tell us how you enjoyed your holiday and any suggestions you may have for the future.