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AFFORDABLE EUROPE 10D/9N

PARIS – ZURICH – HEIDELBERG - AMSTERDAM

VALID UNTIL : OCTOBER 2019

 

ITINERARY

 

DAY 1: PARIS

Meet and greet upon arrival and transfer to Hotel for check in by 1400hrs. Rest of the day free at your leisure. Overnight at Hotel. 

 

DAY 2: PARIS

Breakfast at Hotel. This morning proceed for a Guided City Tour of Paris. This excursion will enable you to discover Paris from three different viewpoints. The first being from a coach with a one and a half hour drive in the city. The second, a Boat cruise down the River Seine (Admission Included), taking you back through 2000 years of Parisian history. The third and final viewpoint is an elevator ride up to the 2nd floor of the Eiffel Tower (Admission Included) for a breathtaking panoramic view of Paris. The excursion will end at the Eiffel Tower. You will have some time for shopping. Overnight at Hotel. 

 

DAY 3: PARIS – ZURICH

Breakfast at Hotel. Today proceed by vehicle to Zürich. Enjoy beautiful scenery along the route. Arrive at Zürich and check in at Hotel. Overnight at Hotel 

 

DAY 4: ZURICH – MT TITLIS – ZURICH

Breakfast at Hotel. This morning you will proceed for a Full Day Private Tour of Mt Titlis and Lucerne. An adventure excursion to the highest vantage point in Central Switzerland. A pleasant ride with our deluxe motor coach takes you to the mountain resort of Engelberg in Central Switzerland. Here you will board the aerial cable way for a 45 minute journey from the green valley bottom to the high alpine glacier region at 3020 m/10000 ft which guarantees snow the whole year round. Enjoy a magnificent ride in the world's first ever revolving 'ROTAIR' gondola, which offers a 360 degree panoramic view into the Alps. After the descent to Engelberg we board our coach for a drive to Lucerne, time at leisure approx 1 hour for sightseeing and shopping before the coach takes you back to Zürich. Overnight at Hotel. 

 

DAY 5: ZURICH

Breakfast at Hotel. Morning Guided Panoramic Tour of Zurich. Zurich, business and cultural centre of Switzerland and consecutively awarded "city with the world's best quality of life" on this two-hour classic city tour. See the highlights of this unique city! Pass by the castle-like National Museum, the well-known shopping avenue Bahnhofstrasse and Zürich's famous financial district. Picture stop at the port of "Enge" where you enjoy beautiful vistas of the crystal-clear Lake Zürich. Continue along the lake, passing by the renowned Opera House to the "Zürichberg" district with many superb mansions of glorious past times. A great experience is the ride uphill by cogwheel train (Dolderbahn) to a viewpoint where the noble five-star Grand Hotel Dolder is located. Enjoy breath-taking views of the city, the lake and the snow-covered Alps. Cruising the university quarter, you see the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH), the University of Zürich and Zürich's art museum before reaching the charming Old Town. The last picture stop of this versatile excursion offers views of the patriarchal guild houses, the St. Peter church with Europe's largest clock-face, the Grossmünster church and the Fraumünster church with the famous stained glass windows by Marc Chagall. Afternoon is free for shopping or visit the choclate showroom. Overnight at Hotel. 

 

DAY 6: ZURICH – BLACK FOREST – HEIDELBERG

Breakfast at Hotel. Today proceed to Heidelberg via Black Forest where you will see where Swiss inhabitants make Cuckoo Clocks. Then continue to Heidelberg. Check into Hotel. Overnight at Hotel. 

 

DAY 7: HEIDELBERG – COLOGNE – AMSTERDAM

Breakfast at Hotel. This morning a Short orientation of Heidelberg and then we proceed to Cologne. We will visit the Cologne Cathedral, then continue our trip to Amsterdam. Check into Hotel. Overnight at Hotel. 

 

DAY 8: AMSTERDAM

Breakfast at Hotel. Proceed for a Guided City Panoramic Tour of Amsterdam. Past and present, Trade and Leisure, Religion and coffee shops, diamonds and beer, all flourish together in splendid Amsterdam. On this extensive bus excursion, we will show you the whole variety of impressions Amsterdam offers. From the monuments in the center., you will be led to life in the latest quarters, designed for the future, with a blink to the past. A Windmill and a stop in the area of modern architecture is a wonderful photo opportunity. Also the diamond factory we will visit commemorates Amsterdam's wealthy past. Then to finish, a nice sail in a Canal Cruise. Rest of the day free at your leisure. Overnight at Hotel. 

 

DAY 9: AMSTERDAM – BRUSSELS – AMSTERDAM

Breakfast at Hotel. Today we will proceed by vehicle to Brussels for a Full Day Tour of Brussels. . Arrive in Brussels and proceed for a 3hrs Guided Panoramic City Tour of Brussels. We begin our visit with a short stroll in the Old City Center. An experienced guide provides information about the world-famous GRAND'PLACE with its unique City Hall and splendid guild houses. We continue our adventure trail through the Capital. We pass by the magnificent St. Michael's Cathedral, The Congress Column, The Heizeldistrict with the renowned Atomium, the remarkable Chinese Pavilion and the Japanese Tower. Via the Palace of Laken we drive back to the center. and visit the Triumphal Arch and St Michael's Cathedral and the Zavel district with its many antique stores. After the impressive Court of Justice and the elegant Louise Square, we drive to the stately Royal Square, the Royal Palace and the Old Palace of the Nations, which is now the home of Parliament. Around the Jubelpark with its grand Triumphal Arch and exceptional museums we can see some excellent examples of Art Nouveau houses. Then around the corner, the heart of Europe beats. The buildings of the Commission, The Council of Ministers and the European Parliament House; the main institutions of the E.U. Some free time to explore Brussels on your own. Later we return to Amsterdam. Overnight at Hotel.

 

DAY 10: AMSTERDAM

Breakfast at Hotel. Free day at your leisure and shopping until transfer to Airport.

 

 

INCLUSIONS

  • 9 Nights Accommodation
  • Return Airport Transfers (Private on Day 1 & Last Day)
  • Service of Long Distance Vehicle except Day 1 & Last Day
  • Breakfast Daily
  • Service of English Speaking Guide where mentioned in itinerary
  • Sightseeing & Admissions as per program 

 

EXCLUSIONS

  • Airfare
  • Taxes
  • Visa

 

REMARKS

  • Rates quoted above are valid for 2 passengers traveling together, any change or reduction in the package, rates   will be adjusted accordingly
  • No bookings or availability check made at the time of this quotation
  • Itinerary and meal plans subject to change according to local weather conditions

 

**Rates are quoted in USD on per person basis and subject to change without prior notice**