FRANCE,GERMANY AND SWITZERLAND ( OPTION 1)
END PARIS (OPTION 2)
Detailed Day Wise Itinerary
Day 01 SAT. Paris Arrival
TODAY’S HIGHLIGHTS: Evening transfer to the Montmartre neighbourhood. Funicular ride included.
Welcome to Paris! On arrival at the airport, we will be waiting to transfer you to the hotel. Our guide will be ready at the hotel and will give an overview of the tour. At the end of the evening, we provide transfers to the Montmartre district. This neighbourhood is known for its painters, artists, and its cabarets… Sit down to dinner and enjoy a magical evening. You can choose between Indian, Chinese, French and American cuisines. We will ascend by cable car to the hill and admire the spectacular view of Paris from the top. Return to hotel.
Day 02 SUN. Paris
TODAY’S HIGHLIGHTS: City tour of Paris. Boat ride along the Seine. Climb to the second floor of the Eiffel Tower. Evening transfers.
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. 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. At sunset enjoy dinner (not incluided) at Gare du Nord, the neighbourhood that is home to Paris’s Indian community. A wide variety of international cuisines await you. Return to hotel.
Day 03 MON. Paris- Epernay Strasbourg
TODAY’S HIGHLIGHTS: Visit a Champagne-producing winery. Boat trip through Strasbourg.
Set off to the Champagne wine region. Take in the picturesque villages and vineyards en route to Epernay, where we shall visit a Champagne chateau. Continue onwards towards Strasbourg. We take a cruise through this impressive city, highlighting its culture and architecture that blends German and French influences, taking in the famous Gothic Notre Dame Cathedral. Strasbourg is the seat of the European Parliament. At the end of the day we discover the charming “Petite France” (Little France) area, which is full of exquisite restaurants (French, Indian, Oriental, and so on). Return to hotel.
Day 04 TUE. Strasbourg Nordlingen- Dachau- Munich
TODAY’S HIGHLIGHTS: We visit one of the most beautiful villages in Germany. Visit to former Nazi concentration camp.
Today we travel to Germany, where we visit one of the loveliest towns along the Romantic Road. Next stop: Nordlingen, where fairy tales become reality. We continue through the region of Bavaria to Dachau. Here we visit the museum of the first Nazi concentration camp in Germany. In the evening we reach Munich, the capital of Bavaria, home to centuries-old buildings and numerous museums. Dinner in the city’s central concourse, surrounded by restaurants, cafes and traditional German breweries. Return to hotel.
Day 05 WED. Munich- BMW Museum- Fussen- Innsbruck
TODAY’S HIGHLIGHT: Visit to BMW automobile museum. Neuschwanstein Castle in Fussen. We travel along extremely beautiful minor roads.
Begin the day with a visit to the fantastic and futuristic BMW museum; which showcases what are perhaps the most prestigious cars in Europe. We continue our journey through the Alps. Soon we reach areas of magnificent scenery. En route, make a stop in Fussen, a small picturesque mountain town. Here we visit the Neushwanstein Castle, this building was the inspiration for Disney’s Castle in Sleeping Beauty. We then arrive in Austria. INNSBRUCK. Here, we stroll through the historic city centre. Finish your day at the Inn River area, and choose your favourite restaurant to enjoy a lovely dinner (e.g. Indian, Italian, Austrian, etc.).
Day 06 THU. Innsbruck Swarovski Crystal Museum- Vaduz- Maienfeld- Zurich
TODAY’S HIGHLIGHTS: Glass Museum visit. Visit to Heidi’s village. Journey through beautiful landscapes.
We begin our day with a visit to the Swarovski Museum, the so-called home of crystals. Enjoy the scenery of the Austrian Tyrol en route to the tiny country of LICHTENSTEIN. We enjoy some free time in Vaduz, the capital. After that we travel to Maienfeld, the place that inspired one author to write the Heidi novel. After a stroll through the compact historic centre, we visit Heidi’s house (site admission price not included, free reception area), situated in a highly picturesque setting in the countryside, which we access via a footpath. We continue to Zurich. Enjoy an evening in the historic centre, next to the lake, where you can dine at your favourite restaurant (Indian, Oriental, Italian, International, Swiss, etc.).
Day 07 FRI. Zurich Engelberg Trubsee Lucerna- Zurich
TODAY’S HIGHLIGHTS: Ascend via cable car up to Trubsee and admire the fantastic landscapes.
Take a stroll through the pretty village of Engelberg. Ride by cable car up to Trübsee, a ski resort covered by snow all year round. You can hike along the trails by the lake, or if you wish, you can continue by cable car to the top of TITLIS (with its glaciers and snow all year round) . After that we continue to Lucerna, one of the most beautiful cities in Switzerland. Returning to the heart of Zurich, enjoy an evening at the city’s most popular restaurants (Indian, Oriental, Middle Eastern, Swi, etc.).
Day 08 SAT. Zurich
After breakfast, End of the tour.
FRANCE,GERMANY AND SWITZERLAND WITH PARIS
DAYS 1 TO 7 AS IN THE PREVIOUS ITINERARY
Day 08 SAT. Zurich- Bern- Paris
TODAY’S HIGHLIGHTS: Explore Bern, the capital city of Switzerland.
Embark on a scenic trip 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.
End of the tour.
Paris: Courtyard Marriot Paris St Denis (3*), Ibis Porte D´Italie Gentilly (3*)
Strasbourg: Hotel Ibis Strasbourg la Meinau (3*), Hotel Ibis Strasbourg Centre Ponts Couverts (3*)
Munich: Holiday Express Messe (3*)
Innsbruck: Hotel Penz West (4*), Hotel Bonalpina (3*)
Zurich: Hotel Ibis Zurich Messe Airport (2*)
Europamundo General Services : Travel by bus with English speaking guide , basic travel insurance, and breakfast buffet.
Includes arrival transfer
Boat: Cruise along the River Seine in Paris, Cruise through the city in Strasbourg.
City tour in : Paris.
Evening Transfer: To Montmartre District in Paris, To Gare du Nord in Paris.
Ticket admission: To second floor of Eiffel Tower in Paris, Champagne chateau in Epernay, Museum of the concentration camp in Dachau, To the BMW Museum, To Neuschwanstein Castle in Fussen, Swaroski Crystal Museum , Tramway in Trubsee.