Day 01: Welcome aboard “BolBom.com” ‘Best of Europe’ Tour, in London – capital of England. Visit the world-renowned Madame Tus Saud’s wax museum. Bon voyage! Start your fun-filled tour of Europe. Arrive in London and proceed to your conveniently located hotel on your own. You check in and leave for a guided city tour with an expert English-speaking local guide who will explain to you all the highlights of London’s landmarks: the Buckingham Palace, Hyde Park, the Big Ben, Westminster Abbey, Houses of Parliament, Trafalgar Square, Piccadilly Circus, Tower Bridge, the River Thames and more. After lunch, you have some free time on your own to shop at many London’s famous shopping stores like Marks & Spencer, Selfridges and many more on Oxford street before we drive to the the hotel.
Day 02: Onto Belgium | Eurotunnel to Calais | Orientation Tour of Brussels. On to Folkston, cross the English Channel and arrive in Calais. Then drive on to Brussels - the Elegant Capital City, also the seat of the European Union, with an air of bustling efficiency! An orientation tour takes you through picturesque medieval streets to the magnificent Gothic St. Michael's Cathedral. Walk via Galeries Saint Hubert, the world's first shopping mall, opened in 1847, to the Grand Place, its gilded buildings making it one of the most beautiful town squares in Europe. This exquisite market square is the main tourist attraction of the city. In your free time you must sample a Belgian waffle dusted with caramelized sugar mmmm ! Time permitting, shop here for world famous Belgian lace and chocolate. No visit is complete without seeing the Mannekin Pis, which will steal your heart - this cheeky statue of a little boy, representing the "irreverent spirit" of Brussels, has drawn sightseers for centuries (photo stop). Continue your drive and check into your hotel after dinner in Brussel.
Day 03: Amsterdam – a city full of surprises! Explore Amsterdam on an exciting canal cruise. Visit Keukenhof till 20th May. 21st May onwards, visit Madurodam-Holland in miniature. Then proceed to Brussels, the capital of the European Union. After a continental breakfast on board, disembark the ferry. Then sit back and relax in your coach as we proceed to Amsterdam. On arrival, board your glass -topped boat as we sail through the canals for an exciting canal cruise. The city’s colorful past comes alive with its 1,000 bridges and fine old houses on your tour of Amsterdam. This afternoon for lunch enjoy a hot Indian meal. Next, proceed to Lisse village to visit Keukenhof - the largest spring garden in the world. Bulbs of colorful tulips bloom only till May 20th. Be enchanted by the indoor floral display and colorful flower beds amongst ancient trees. 21st May onwards we take you to visit Madurodam, where you can see most of the Holland in miniature, replicated in minute detail on a 1:25 scale. Visit a cheese farm and wooden shoe Factory. See a demonstration of how cheese is made and wooden shoes are carved out of wooden blocks. You also have a chance to savour some cheese. Enroute, stop at a windmill-the most common sight in Holland for a photograph. Next proceed to Brussels to visit the world renowned Grand Place and the legendary Mannekin Pis status. A photo stop at the Atomium is also included. This evening after a delicious hot Indian dinner, drive to your hotel and check in. Overnight at Hotel Best Western/Thon/Ibis or similar in Brussels/ Antwerp.
Day 04: Visit the biggest Gothic Cathedral in Europe – the Cologne Cathedral. A romantic cruise on the River Rhine. Next, visit Alstadt in Heidelberg – with its old time appeal.After a continental breakfast, check out and proceed to Cologne. Visit the impressive Cologne Cathedral, a fine example of amazing Gothic architecture. Today, after a hot Indian Lunch we proceed to board your scenic cruise on the River Rhine. Cruising down the Rhine, you will pass steep slopes covered with vineyards. Next, proceed to Heidelberg, situated on the banks of the river Neckar. On arrival stroll down Alstadt to get a feel of real European experience of the past. This evening, enjoy a sumptuous Indian dinner at a restaurant. Overnight at the Hotel Park Inn / Best Western or similar in Heppenheim / Mannheim / Ludwigshafen or similar.
Day 05: Swarovski Museum –the headquarters of crystals, in picturesque Austria at the crossroads of Europe. Next, proceed to scenic Innsbruck. This morning, after a continental breakfast, check out and proceed to Wattens, where you will visit the world-famous Swarovski Crystal Museum. Enjoy a fascinating experience in to the ‘world of crystals’. An experience that leaves you amazed at the dazzling glitter as you walk through this museum. A great opportunity to buy a souvenir for your family. Today, Indian lunch will be provided. Later, continue on your journey towards picturesque Innsbruck. On arrival, see the Golden Roof and the Maria Theresien Strasse. Stroll on cobblestone pathways and get a feel of old-world European charm. The splendid scenes of the Alps in the background are a perfect picture-postcard setting. This evening, enjoy a hot delicious Indian meal for dinner. Overnight at Hotel Olympia /Austrotel or similar, in Innsbruck or similar.
Day 06: Romantic Venice – crossed by canals and beautiful monuments. World famous gondola ride included too After a continental breakfast at the hotel, check-out and board the coach as we drive you to Venice. On arrival at the pier, aboard a boat to proceed to the heart of the traditional city of Venice – The St. Mark’s Square. On arrival, admire the St. Mark’s square with the Basilica, the Doge’s Palace, the Campanile and the Bridge of Sighs. Also visit the Murano Glass showroom. You will be taken on an unforgettable gondola ride through the smaller canals for a true picture of this lagoon city. Indian lunch will be provided. Return back to the pier and continue your drive to Padova. Tonight, enjoy hot Indian dinner. Overnight at Hotel Campanile / Ibis in Padova or similar
Day 07: Re-live the history of Rome in this ancient city’s great landmarks. Marvel at the Coliseum. Visit the world’s smallest country – the Vatican City which includes the Vatican Museum, the Sistine Chapel and the magnificent St. Peter’s Church. After a continental breakfast in your hotel, sit back and relax in your coach as we drive to Rome. After a hot Indian lunch on arrival proceed with an English - speaking guide to the Vatican City– the smallest country in the world.
Day 08: Guided city tour of Florence – the cradle of the Renaissance, former home of the Medicis. Pisa – Marvel at one of the wonders of the world – The Leaning Tower of Pisa. After a continental breakfast at your hotel, check out and proceed to Florence, the capital of Tuscany. On arrival, meet your English-speaking local guide for a city tour of Florence, including the Duomo, the Campanile, the Baptistery with its Gates to Paradise, Piazza Della Signoria – an open – air museum of sculptures, the famous Ponte Vecchio – bridge across the river Arno and Santa Croce where Michelangelo, Galileo and many famous Italian Personalities are buried.
Day 09: Onto Milan, world’s design capital.
After a continental breakfast, sit back and relax in your coach as we drive to Milan, known as the stylish city and world’s design capital. Milan is the country’s economic engine room, home to Italy’s stock market and business center. On arrival, we take you on a guided tour of Milan where you will see Church of Santa Maria delle Grazie, Arcodella Pace, Victor Emmanuelle mall, duomo and many such interesting sights. This afternoon, Indian lunch will be provided. This location has been specially chosen for you to get a real feel of Switzerland. Tonight, enjoy a delicious Indian dinner. Overnight at Hotel Viktoria / Bellevue / Central or similar in Central Switzerland.
Day 10: Visit Switzerland in miniature in Lugano
After a continental breakfast, sit back and relax in your coach as we drive to Scenic Lugano, city full of culture, historic buildings, art and music. Step into the fascinating world of Swiss miniature where you will see peaks of the majestic Swiss Alps within the reach of your hands, famous Swiss buildings in miniature, lakes which will inspire romantic thoughts, models of trains, funiculars and cableways to make you dream of future trips. Later, we continue your drive into Central Switzerland. On arrival, check-in to your hotel that is situated amidst the majestic Swiss Alps. This location has been specially chosen for you to get a real feel of Switzerland. Tonight, enjoy a delicious Indian dinner. Overnight at Hotel Viktoria / Bellevue / Central or similar in Central Switzerland.
Day 11: Today you have a chance to join us on an all-inclusive Alpine excursion tour to the wonderful world of Jungfraujoch – the top of Europe – at 3,454 meters. Enjoy a champagne lunch on top. Also visit scenic Interlaken. Get set for a memorable experience. This morning, after a Continental breakfast, the day is free at leisure or get ready for 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 splendor that you see from aboard the ‘cogwheel’ train, which takes you to a height of 3,454 meters to reach Jungfraujoch! This is a trip to another world – a wonderful world of eternal ice and snow.
Day 12: Today, get set for a day full of fun and excitement as we take you to visit Mt. Titles with its beautiful scenery and an adventurous ride up the snow-clad Swiss Alps in Rotair – the world’s first revolving cable-car. Enjoy a scenic cruise on Lake Lucerne. After a continental breakfast at your hotel, we take you on one of the most memorable experiences of your Europe tour – visiting Mt. Titles and Lucerne. Adventure awaits you in a sensational cable-car ride up to Mt. Titles. Marvel at the world’s first revolving cable-car ride, a truly once-in-a lifetime experience.
Day 13: Bien Venue! Welcome to the glamour capital of the world – Paris known for fashion houses, art museums, elegant avenues, beautiful monuments and exciting cabarets. Tonight chance to see the world-famous music and dance extravaganza – The Lido Show. Check out of your hotel after a continental breakfast and proceed to the glamorous city of Paris. Today, India lunch will be provided. On arrival, check-in and relax in the comfort of your hotel. Later in the evening, a hot Indian dinner awaits you at an Indian restaurant. Tonight, you have a chance to experience the glamour of the famous Lido Show – an unforgettable experience on your tour. Overnight at Hotel Novotel / Mercure or similar, in Paris.
Day 14: Enjoy the sights of Paris on a guided city tour. Also, visit the world-renowned Louvre Museum famous for its artifacts, paintings and sculptures. Enjoy a breathtaking view of Paris from the top of Eiffel Tower (3rd Level). Enjoy a romantic Seine cruise in Paris. After a continental breakfast proceed on an exhilarating city tour with an English - speaking local guide, who will show you many of the best - loved Parisian sights – Alexander Bridge, Arc de Triomphe, Concorde Square, Opera House, Invalides, Champs Elysees and many more. We shall then proceed to visit the top of the Eiffel Tower (3rd level), from where you will have a splendid view of this beautiful city. After a hot Indian lunch, we take you to visit the world renowned Louvre Museum to see the incomparable and the most prestigious painting of ‘Mona Lisa’-Leonardo da Vinci’s masterpiece and many more. You also have some free time to shop for perfumes and souvenirs. Later, enjoy a romantic cruise in Paris. Tonight, enjoy a delicious dinner at an Indian restaurant. Overnight at Hotel Novotel / Mercure or similar, in Paris.
Day 15: Fly back home.
This morning, after a continental breakfast check out and proceed to the airport for your flight back home (on your own). Arrive home with pleasant memories of your European tour, which we are sure you will treasure for a lifetime. Do spare a few minutes to fill in the feedback form and hand it to your Tour Manager. Your valued suggestions will be most appreciated.