Places covered: Paris
Duration: 7Nights/ 8Days
Arrive at one of the most beautiful cities in the world, Paris! A warm welcome awaits you at the airport before you are driven into the heart of the capital of France. One of the best ways to see the beauty of Paris is from the river Seine which meanders through the middle of it, passing 14 major National Monuments. You will be taken on this 12 Km cruise for your introduction to Paris. This evening enjoys a beautiful dinner at an Indian restaurant.
After a hearty buffet breakfast, a qualified English guide will show you the beauty of Paris as well as giving you an insight into the city’s darker and bloodier past. One of the Worlds major art centres, known for the many famous artists who have lived there over the centuries, you will be taken to the ‘must-see’ Mona Lisa’ by Michelangelo as well as the Venus de Milo along with much, much more in the Louvre Museum. A delicious lunch at Halal restaurant follows. This afternoon your tour continues with your tour manager and its time for the highlight of Paris; the Eiffel Tower. Here you will be taken to the very top for the most amazing panoramic views of Paris. A moment to remember and photos to treasure forever. Finish this busy and fascinating day with a dinner at an Indian restaurant.
Enjoy your buffet breakfast before an amazing drive through the ever-changing scenery of the French countryside on your drive to the Alps of Switzerland. A delicious Halal menu packed lunch is included today. Tonight you will stay amongst the stunning snow-capped Alps in the picture-postcard town of Engelberg. Delight at the Indian restaurant taking in the scenery all around you.
This morning you will experience the thrill of a lifetime as you ascend to the summit of Mount Titlis, over 3,000 meters by the first-ever rotating cable car. With all year snow, you may want to make a snowball or two! A warming lunch at Halal restaurant awaits you after your descent. During your relaxed afternoon, you will be shown the delights of the pretty Alpine town of Lucerne. Your dinner at an Indian restaurant is provided back in Engelberg.
Today, you will drive across the Alps, south into Italy. After a delicious lunch at Halal restaurant, you will board your private boat for a journey to probably one of the most romantic cities in the World; Venice! The city with no roads made up of 118 islands in the Venice Lagoon, where all transport is by boat! Meet your qualified guide for a walking tour of this unique city. See the iconic St. Marks Square, St. Marks Cathedral, the Doges Palace and the world-famous Rialto Bridge. You will also have a chance to see Venetian glass being made. Your day continues with a short drive to the Medieval town of Padova for a lovely dinner at an Indian restaurant and overnight stay.
Heading south from the Venice region over the mountainous ‘spine’ of Italy you will arrive in Florence just in time for a welcoming lunch at Halal restaurant. This afternoon your professional local guide will show you the stunning renaissance architecture of the spiritual home of both Michelangelo and Leonardo da Vinci. You will see some of Michelangelo work as well as the imposing Duomo cathedral and Ponte Vecchio. A lovely dinner at Halal restaurant will cap your day in Tuscany.
Still south, your comfortable air-conditioned coach takes you past the many hill towns of the region of Umbria and then Lazio before you arrive in â€The Eternal Cityâ€ of Rome, the capital of Italy. Enjoy a beautiful lunch at Halal restaurant in the centre of this bustling city. After, your local qualified guide will show you the delights of both the ancient and modern city. See the Colosseum, Roman and Imperial Forums, Circus Maximus, Trevi Fountain, Spanish Steps and the Vatican City, the smallest state in the World. You will visit St. Peters Basilica, the largest church in the Christian world and head of the Catholic religion. Tonight enjoy a gorgeous dinner at Halal restaurant with the new friends you have made.
Today you can reflect on an amazing journey through Europe and the things you have experienced as you say ‘Arrivederci Roma’ before taking your flight home.