Places covered: Orientation tour,Visit to Fragonard,Visit to The Louvre Museum
Duration: 10Nights/ 11Days
Paris the city of Lights and Glamour – Seine River Cruise – Orientation tour. Arrive at Paris CDG airport. Proceed to your hotel. After checking in to your hotel, later proceed for the orientation tour of Paris, Evening, enjoy a romantic Seine River Cruise. Overnight in Paris. (D)
City Tour – Eiffel Tower. Visit Fragonard’s. After the breakfast visits the Eiffel Tower 3rd Level, a symbol of Paris, get a splendid view of Paris from the top of Eiffel Tower (3rd level). Later on feel the zest of the city with an exhilarating guided city tour which includes best-loved Parisian sights – Arc de Triomphe, Champs Elysees, Concorde Square, Opera House, Napoleon’s Les Invalides, Alexander Bridge and many others. Later visit Fragonard’s perfume museum to purchase some unique French fragrances, soaps, candles and more. Overnight in Paris. (B,L,D)
Visit Versailles Palace – Visit The Louvre Museum. Today morning after breakfast we visit Versailles Palace of Louis XIV. Opulent Palace of Versailles, which served as the royal residence for France’s kings and queens for more than a century. Set on impressive grounds and steeped in memories of major historic events. See the prestigious monuments of the worlds artistic heritage. Vast chambers and private apartments of unimaginable luxury include an opera hall, a chapel, and the famous Hall of Mirrors. After the lunch proceeds to the world-renowned Louvre Museum to see the incomparable and prestigious painting of “Mona Lisa”- Leonardo da Vinci’s masterpiece and many others. Enjoy Indian dinner. Overnight in Paris. (B,L,D)
Today proceeds to Switzerland it is always the destination of many tourists from all over the world. View the magnificent Rhine Falls. Today after buffet breakfast we check out sit back relax in your coach as we drive to one of the most beautiful destinations Switzerland. Known for its pristine beauty, Switzerland is always the destination of many tourists from all over the world. Apart from being a hotspot location due to the natural beauty of the place, this country is also a major centre for international business. The Swiss Alps beckon everybody for the sheer breathtaking beauty. Indian lunch will be provided. On arrival see the Magnificent Rhine Falls. (B,L,D) Overnight in Zurich.
Today enjoy the wonderful world of Jungfraujoch – the Top of Europe – at 3,454 meters. Also, visit Interlaken. Get set for a memorable experience. This morning, after a continental buffet breakfast, take an adventurous ride to visit Jungfraujoch – The Top of Europe, for a memorable encounter with snow and ice – a genuine “high-point” of your tour! Sit back in your coach as we proceed to the beautiful town of “Lauterbrunnen”, where the excitement continues. You will be amazed at the scenic splendour that you see from aboard the “cogwheel” train, which takes you to a height of 3,454 metres to reach Jungfraujoch. This is a trip to another world – a wonderful world of eternal ice and snow. Experience the magic of the mountains and visit the Ice Palace on top of the longest glacier in the Alps. A visit to the Sphinx is also included. Later, we visit Interlaken, a charming city nestled between two lakes and surrounded by the splendid Bernese Oberland Mountains. Overnight in Zurich. (B,L,D)
Day at Leisure. This morning after a buffet breakfast, a day at leisure to explore the beauty of swiss on your own. Overnight in Zurich. (B)
Today, get set for a day full of fun and excitement as we take you to visit Mt. Titlis with its beautiful scenery, and an adventurous ride up the snow-clad Swiss Alps in Rotair – the world’s first revolving cable-car. Visit scenic Lucerne.
After a continental buffet breakfast at your hotel, we take you on one of the most memorable experiences of your Europe tour – visiting Mt. Titlis and Lucerne. Adventure awaits you in a sensational cable-car ride up to Mt. Titlis. Marvel at the worlds first revolving cable-car ride, a truly once-in-a-lifetime experience. Remain spellbound as you ascend the snow-clad mountains. Experience the snow and ice on top of Mt. Titlis. At 3,020 metres a breathtaking panorama unfolds. Next, we proceed to scenic Lucerne. visit the Lion Monument and the Kapell Brucke (wooden bridge). Later, you have some free time to shop for famous Swiss watches, jewellery & souvenirs. Overnight in Lugarno. (B,L,D)
Romantic Venice – Sprawling squares, beautiful monuments, serpentine canals and mysterious alleyways – a lagoon city that inspired poetry and passion through the ages. Treasure a romantic Gondola ride tool This morning, check out of your hotel and proceed towards Italy. Indian lunch will be provided. Arrive at the pier where we board a private boat. Sail over the Giudecca Canal, past the Adriatic Sea to arrive at St. Marks Square – the main square of Venice. This astonishingly wonderful lagoon city is renowned for the beauty of its setting, architecture and artworks. Free time at St. Marks Square with the Basilica, Dodges Palace, Campanile and the Bridge of Sighs. Treasure a romantic gondola ride, a flat bottomed Venetian rowing boat, amidst the stunning backdrop of baroque buildings. This truly is one of the best ways to enjoy this enchanting city. Also, witness a Murano Glass demonstration and marvel at the intricate and colourful glass artefacts hand-crafted by master craftsmen. We return to the pier and later, enjoy an Indian dinner. Overnight in Padova. (B, L, D)
Guided city tour of Florence – the birthplace of Italian Renaissance and former home of the Medicis. Join us for a blissful Wine Tour. This morning check out and drive to Florence cradle of the Renaissance. Along with your English speaking local guide, proceed for a city tour of historic Florence. This includes the Duomo, city’s most iconic landmark, the Campanile, the artistry with its Gates to Paradise, Piazza Della Signoria – an open-air museum crammed with Renaissance sculptures, edged by historic cafes and presided over by the magnificent Palazzo Vecchio, the famed Ponte Vecchio bridge across the river Arno and Santa Croce where some of the famous Italian personalities like Michelangelo, Galileo, Dante Alighieri, father of the Italian language, are buried. Next, drive to Piazzale Michelangelo to get a spectacular city panorama from this vast square. Later visit the winery where you will learn about the red and white wine produced here. Then you will visit the cantina where the wine is aged and learn about the ageing process before getting a chance to have a tasting of their wonderful wines and in some seasons be able to walk out into the vineyard and see the grapes growing on the vines. Overnight in Pisa. (B,L,D)
Also, visit the remarkable and famous Leaning Tower of Pisa. Guided tour of Milan. This morning check out and drive to Pisa to visit the Square of Miracles and see the remarkable Leaning Tower of Pisa. Later we proceed to Milan, the cultural and economic hub of Italy. On arrival proceed for orientation tour explore the historic centre of the city – see the famous Duomo (Cathedral), one of the finest examples of Gothic architecture in Italy, La Scala Opera House and the Castello Sforzesco and many more sights. Overnight in Milan. (B,L,D)
After breakfast, transfer to the airport for your return flight home. (B)