Welcome aboard “Beauty of Europe” in London–capital of England. Europe. The Group will be picked up from the airport as per flight time and transferred to the hotel (check in after 1400 hrs). This afternoon assemble in the lobby at 15.30 hrs. And live history through a guided panoramic highlight tour of London city. Get acquainted with some of London's iconic landmarks like the Tower Bridge, River Thames, London Eye, Tower of London, Hyde Park, Big Ben, Westminster Palace, Westminster Abbey, St. Pauls Cathedral, the famous Piccadilly Circus, Nelson's column at Trafalgar Square followed by the Majesty of Buckingham Palace which is the Queens official residence. Don't waste a minute, as the rest of the evening is free to explore this city on your own! Give in to some great bargains from the many malls around and then allow Londons varied restaurants to further weaken your resistance! Tonight enjoy a delicious dinner at an ethnic restaurant. Overnight at Hotel Park Inn or similar in London.
On to Port of Hawrich at 8.30 am, by Stena Line to board the overnight ferry to Hoek van Holland. On arrive on 5pm .Then sit back and relax in your coach as you proceed to Amsterdam. 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. Drive to your hotel and check in. Overnight at NH Zoetermeer or or Hotel NH Den Haag or similar in Netherlands.
A city full of surprises! Explore Amsterdam on an exciting canal cruise, Visit Keukenhof, visit Madurodam-Holland in miniature. Then proceed to Brussels, the capital of the European Union. After a continental breakfast. 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. Later we take you to visit Madurodam, where you can see most of Holland in miniature, replicated in minute detail on a 125 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. This evening after a delicious dinner. Overnight at Hotel Scandic Antwerpen, NH Brussel or similar in Antwerp
Visit Swarovski Museum Crystal Worlds –the headquarters of crystals | Orientation Of scenic Innsbruck This morning, after breakfast, check out and Drive to Vaduz Leichstenstien. Later drive to Innsbruck for a visit to Swarovski in Wattens and proceed to Wattens, where you will visit the world famous Swarovski Crystal Museum.And prepare to be dazzled at the 'Chambers of Wonder’! In a wondrous blue hall dominated by a Unicum – a wall of crystal, you see the worl's biggest crystal and it's smallest! Over 7 million people fromall corners of the globe, have already been thrilled by the Swarovski experience - now you are one of them! Continue a scenic drive to Innsbruck. Located on the Inn River, Innsbruck is one of Europe's most beautiful and lively cities. An international centre for winter sports, it has hosted the Winter Olympics twice! Our orientation tour introduces you to its world famous sights. View the Golden Roof or 'Goldenes Dachl', an ornate Gothic balcony erected by the Emperor Maximilian I in the 15th century, dec orated with gold painted copper shingles. Next walk to the Imperial Church followed by the 'Hofburg' or Imperial Palace. This Capital of the Alps, has a history of 800 years .This evening, enjoy a delicious meals for dinner. Overnight at Hotel Olympia, Hotel Grauer Bar or similar in Innsbruck Austria.
Today your journey takes you on a fascinating drive past quaint villages, medieval castles and fruit orchards, cutting across the fertile Adriatic Plains, to the magical lagoon city of Venice. The captivating canals and palaces of Venice are simply unique! Built on 117 small islands, it is a pedestrian's city, so get set for a walking tour. Cruise from Tronchetto Pier and glide romantically past fairytale palaces Disembark and walk to the Piazza San Marco (St. Mark’s Square). Pass the Doge's Palace, connected by the 'Bridge of Sighs’ to its prisons. It was from here that the legendary lover Casanova made his famous escape! Witness the bronze Moors striking the hour, as they have been doing for the past 500 years! End this exciting tour with a brief visit to a Murano Glass Factory where you will see a demonstration of hand blown world famous Venetian glass. Return by cruise to Tronchetto Pier. And continue your drive to Padova. Tonight, enjoy dinner. Overnight at Hotel Ibis, NH Vicenza or similar in Padova in Venice.
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. Onto Umbria
After breakfast at your hotel, check out and proceed to Florence, the capital of Tuscany. Drive across the Apennine Mountains, along the Brenta River past Bologna, onto Pisa, the Hometown of Galileo and a city, which makes the most of its claim to fame - its Leaning Tower! It has leaned almost since construction first started, due to the swampy soil beneath it. At a photo stop here, note its striking beauty along with its characteristic tilt. It is the Duomo's (Cathedral) Bell Tower. Together with the Baptistry, these are all a part of the ‘Field of Miracles’. Continue to Florence, a shrine to the wonders of the Renaissance, with more artistic treasures per square meter than any other city in the world! Included in your walking tour of the city of Florence is a visit to the remarkable Duomo (when open for visitors).Besides it is the Gates of Paradise - the heavenly gilded bronze doors of the Baptistry, originally a pagan temple and the open air gallery in Signoria Square. Walk on the famous Ponte Vecchio, the oldest surviving bridge in the city. Time permitting indulge in some more famous works of art – genuine Florentine leather bags and souvenirs! Happy shopping! After an exciting tour, drive through a stretch of olive groves and vineyards to your hotel where on arrival you will be checked in after dinner. Overnight at Hotel Holiday Inn, Best Western or similar Pisa / Florence.
Get set for a day full of fun and excitement as we take you to visit Geneva it’s with its beautiful scenery. Drive to Switzerland making a brief stop at Geneva, one of Switzerland's most privileged cities, said to have the second highest quality of living in the world! We begin the orientation tour with a drive to the Palais des Nations - the European Headquarters of the United Nations and one of the most active conference centers in the world and the Musee Ariana. Be awestruck by the great white plume of the tallest fountain in Europe - the magnificent Jet Eau and pause for a photograph here and at the beautiful floral clock in the Jardin Anglais ! Later, we continue your drive into Central Switzerland. You will visit the Lion Monument and the Kapell Brucke (wooden bridge). Later, you have some free time to shop for famous Swiss watches, knives and chocolates. Tonight, enjoy a delicious dinner. Overnight at Hotel Banklialp, Viktoria, Waldegg or similar in Switzerland.
After a continental breakfast proceed to the cable car station in Engelberg for a breath taking journey by cable car through the beautiful alpine mountains with sound of the cow bells to the snow clad peak of Mount Titles at a height of 10,000 feet. On arrival at a height of 3020 meters visit the Ice Grotto, the Terrace where u can get the feel of snow. The Ice Flyer a cable car which takes you further to the playing arena for some fun games on the snow. (weather permitting ice flyer remains open). Later return back to the Engelberg station and continue your journey to Luzern. You will visit the Lion Monument and the Kapell Bruck (wooden bridge). Later, you have some free timeto shop for famous Swiss watches, knives and chocolates. Tonight, enjoy a delicious dinner. Overnight at Hotel Banklialp or Hotel Viktoria or Waldegg or Similar in Switzerland.
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 Optional Lido Show. Check out of your hotel after breakfast and proceed to the glamorous city of Paris. On arrival, check-in and relax in the comfort of your hotel. Later in the evening, a dinner awaits you at a local restaurant. Tonight, you have a chance to experience the glamour of the famous Lido Show– an unforgettable experience on your tour. Its magic! Sparkle over a glass of champagne at the Lido. Here at the most famous nightclub in the world, enjoy the Bonheur Show, a cabaret with extraordinary sets and extravagant costumes. Overnight at Hotel Crowne Plaza, Novotel, Kyriad Prestige or similar in Paris.
After breakfast proceed on an exhilarating city tour. Visit and shop at Fragonard - The Perfumer. Displayed are perfumery collections retracing 3000 years of history. Discover Fragonards original perfumery creations on sale at factory prices. Our next stop is the Wax Museum, a legendary site of entertainment since 1882, was created by Alfred Grevin, to produce and showcase life size wax models of celebrities. At the end of the 19th Century, Arthur Meyer, founder of the famous daily newspaper Le Gaulois, conceived the notion of showing his readers the people in the headlines of his paper, but in 3-D.He came up with the idea of creating a site where the public could see people in the news. To implement this original plan, he called on Alfred Grevin, who was a cartoonist, designer and famous sculptor. The Grevin opened its doors on June 5th, 1882. It was an immediate success. At Grevin, relive glorious French history, meet celebrities and experience the Spirit of Paris, with over 300 wax figures in a setting of gold and marble !The latest addition'Shah Rukh Khan'. Commemorate your visit to Grevin with a small memento.
Welcome to “Beauty of Europe “.The Group will be picked up from the airport as per flight time and transferred to the hotel (check in after 1400 hrs). This afternoon assemble in the lobby at 15.30 hrs. And live history through a guided panoramic highlight tour of Toledo city .Visit Toledo – a World Heritage city. Onto Madrid, capital of Spain. “City of three cultures” and one of Spain’s greatest wealth of monuments. On arrival, you will be taken around this historic city which is famous for its swords since the medieval times. A visit to the sword factory is also included. Later, commence your onward journey to Madrid - the heart of Spain. On arrival, check-in to the hotel and relax. Tonight, enjoy a sumptuous dinner at a local restaurant. Overnight at Hotel Auditorium /NH or similar in Madrid.
This morning after a buffet breakfast, check out and proceed to Zaragoza, one of the greatest monumental towns of Spain. The city walls, churches, basilicas, palaces, stately houses and squares of the historic centre reflect the different civilizations that settled in the city leaving the cultural legacy behind, waiting to be admired to this day. Here you will have some free time before we proceed to Barcelona. On arrival, you will meet your English-speaking local guide to explore this cosmopolitan Mediterranean city. See the Gothic Quarter with narrow streets, Olympic Village, ant Jordi Palace, Sagrada Familia-a unique creation that is Barcelonas universal symbol and many more beautiful sights. Tonight, enjoy a delicious dinner at a local restaurant. Overnight at Hotel NH / Rafael Piramids or similar in Barcelona.
After a buffet/boxed breakfast, check out and proceed to the Airport for your flight back home. Your tour ends with guests departing on individual schedules for the airport or return by coach to Paris .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.