11 NIGHTS / 12 DAYS
JC – IA – TOUR NO. 156
Rome (2N) Florence (1N) Venice (1N) INNSBRUCK (2N) Zurich (2N) Paris (3N)
Long Haul Luxury
Day 1 (Rome)
TODAY’S HIGHLIGHTS: Evening transfer to the Trastevere district. Indian dinner included.
Welcome to Rome! Transfer from airport to hotel and free time to explore before meeting your guide and fellow travellers. You will receive information about the start of the circuit during the afternoon, or you can check the informative panels in the hotel reception area.
18.30 hrs.- At the end of the evening we arrange a transfer to Trastevere area. This neighborhood will be a great introduction to Rome, a stroll in the narrow cobbled streets of the Trastevere district reveals hidden treasures to us, such as some modest medieval churches, small shops with the most peculiar of objects or scenes of daily life. Indian dinner included. Return to hotel.
Day 2 (Rome)
TODAY’S HIGHLIGHTS: City tour of Rome. Roman Coliseum (admission price included). Indian dinner.
In the morning, we have a scenic tour of the city, which will be a great introduction to “The Eternal city”. We will know the tiny state of the Vatican. The Vatican City is a principal centre of Christianity in the world. You will be able to visit St. Peter’s Basilica. And we have also included admission to the Roman Coliseum, the principal symbol of Rome. This impressive construction dates back 2,000 years and will transport us in time so that we can learn about ancient society in the Roman Empire. In the evening, indian dinner included.
Day 3 (Florence)
TODAY’S HIGLIGHTS: Tour with a local expert from Florence. View from Piazzale Michelangelo. Indian dinner.
We will leave Rome, heading north. This route is graced with beautiful landscapes. Upon arrival in FLORENCE, we head straight to Piazzale Michelangelo, an impressive site in the city. After lunch, we provide a tour with a local expert, and walk through the historic centre, taking in places such as the Ponte Vecchio, the Duomo, and Plaza della Signoria. This city is truly an outdoor museum. Free time to explore. In the evening, you will have an indian dinner included.
Day 4 (Venice)
TODAY’S HIGHLIGHTS: Vaporetto boat on Venice’s Grand Canal. Visit and admission to the St Mark´s Basilica. Admire the technique of crafting Murano Glass. Dinner included.
Today we enjoy stunning mountain landscapes while crossing the Apennine Mountains. Arriving in VENICE, we will board a Vapporetto to travel around on the canals in the historic centre. With a local guide, we will visit the marvellous St Mark´s Square and enter the marvellous basilica (entry cost included). Afterwards, we shall be able to visit the Murano glass factory. It is marvellous to see the technique of how this ancient glass is made. Free time.
Day 5 (INNSBRUCK)
TODAY’S HIGHLIGHTS: We visit the city of Romeo and Juliet. Beautiful countryside while crossing the Alps (lakes and snowy mountains). Dinner included.
We will depart from Venice, travelling to VERONA. We will provide a shuttle from parking to the historic centre. Our guide will instruct us on the places where you will be able to walk in Romeo and Juliet’s city -the city of lovers! Afterwards we continue the journey between beautiful lakes and mountains to Innsbruck. Before the arrival, we will discover the Swarovski Museum, the renowned home of crystals. We shall visit its impressive gardens and learn how the pieces of crystal are produced. Then, time to stroll in the historic centre of INNSBRUCK. Indian dinner included.
Day 6 (INNSBRUCK)
TODAY’S HIGHLIGHTS: Alps, lakes, castle, exciting landscapes. Lunch included.
Today, we will enjoy a stage full of excitement. Arriving from the Austrian side, ZUGSPITZE is on the border between Austria and Germany. We will go to the summit of the highest mountain in Germany via the modern . Zugspitse cableway (included). On fine days, we can see a panoramic of the snowy mountain peaks across 4 countries!. Lunch included. Then, we will travel to REUTTE, a unique experience to feel a remarkable floating sensation at the longest Tibet-style footbridge (entrance included) We will continue to FELDKIRCH, a medieval city in the western Austrian state of Vorarlberg on the border with Switzerland and Liechtenstein.
Day 7 (Zurich)
We start our day by Constanza Lake, between Germany and Switzerland. We will have time for a walk at Constanza’s center before visiting MAINAU Island (access by pedestrian bridge) with its stunning botanic garden (entry included). Then, in Switzerland, we will take a stroll in STEIN AM RHEIN, a typical village on the Rhine River with precious houses with painted walls. We will also visit Rhine Waterfalls (entry included), the waterfalls with the most abundant flow in Europe. Arrival at ZURICH at the end of the day. Indian dinner included.
Day 8 (Zurich)
TODAY´S HIGHLIGHTS: Admire the fantastic landscapes. Cable car included to Grindelwald first. Lunch included.
Today´s stage has beautiful landscapes with high mountains and lakes. Breathtaking scenery. GRINDELWALD where we will have time for a coffee before taking the cable car (ticket included) up to Grindelwald first. We will walk along the path (30 minutes) in which we shall be able to take the ¨footbridge over the empty¨ among the fantastic scenery enjoying glaciers around us. Lunch included (vegetarian option available). After that we continue through the region of Interlaken to LUCERNE, one of the most beautiful cities in Switzerland. Time at the end of the day to stroll, enjoy the city and dine before returning to the hotel in Zurich.
Day 9 (Paris)
TODAY’S HIGHLIGHTS: Explore Bern, the capital city of Switzerland. Dinner included.
Embark on a scenic journey to BERN, capital city of the confederation built around a bend in the Aare River, with its medieval architecture preserved in the Old Town. Time to take a stroll and breathe in the fresh air. Next, we journey to France. Enjoy beautiful lake views on our trip to Paris. We arrive in the evening. Indian dinner included.
Day 10 (Paris)
TODAY’S HIGHLIGHTS: City tour in Paris. Boat ride along the Seine. Climb to the second floor of the Eiffel Tower. Evening transfer. Indian Dinner included.
A scenic guided tour to discover the history, main boulevards and the breathtaking monuments of Paris. We end the visit at the Eiffel Tower area. You will have the opportunity to climb up to the second floor of this remarkable metal monument (ticket included). End your visit with a boat cruise along the River Seine, which divides the north of Paris from the south. Enjoy a free afternoon to explore as you choose.
Note: Sometimes queues to climb the Eiffel Tower are long. For organizational reasons, if deemed appropriate, the climb can be made at a different moment of the day (or Monday).
At sunset enjoy indian dinner in the city of lights. Return to hotel.
Day 11 (Paris)
TODAY’S HIGHLIGHTS: Free time in the City of Lights. Indian dinner included.
We go to the centre of Paris, to the area of the Louvre Museum. Free time. If you wish we can accompany you to Benlux, one of the most complete and best-known perfumeries in Paris. It will be offered for travelers who are interested, an optional excursion to enjoy in EURODISNEY.
Rest of the day free. Indian dinner included.
Day 12 (Paris)
After breakfast, end of our services.
Inclusion & Exclusion
Europamundo General Services : Travel by bus with English speaking guide, basic travel insurance, and breakfast buffet.
Includes arrival transfer
Boat: Vaporetto in Venice, River Seine in Paris.
City tour in : Rome, Florence, Venice, Paris.
Evening Transfer: Trastevere in Rome.
Transfer: Piazzale Michelangelo in Florence.
Ticket admission: Roman Coliseum, Saint Mark´s Basilica and Murano Glass Factory in Venice, Swarovski Crystal Museum in Innsbruck, Highline 179 in Reutte in Zugspitse, botanic garden in Mainau in Mainau, Rhine Waterfalls, 2nd Floor Eiffel Tower in Paris.
Funicular: Zugspite cableway, Cable Car to Grindelwald First.
11 Lunch or Dinner Included in: Rome, Rome, Florence, Venice, Innsbruck, Zugspitse, Zurich, Lucerne, Paris, Paris, Paris.
Anything else not mentioned in inclusions.
Air fare / Train fare / Visa Fees / Monument fare.
Expenses of personal nature such as tips, telephone calls, laundry, liquor etc.
Guide & Entrance fees during sightseeing or any other item not specified in ‘cost inclusions’
Any increase in taxes or fuel, leading to increase in surface transportation and land arrangements, which may come into effect prior to departure.
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