Tour overview

Highlights:

FRANCE

PARIS – Eiffel Tower (Third level), Seine River Cruise, Champs Elysees, Arc De Triumph, Concorde Square, Place Vendome, Palace Invalids, Etc.

SWITZERLAND

SCHEFFHAUSSEN – Rhine Falls.

ENGELBERG – Mount Titlis.

LUCERNE – Walking tour, Lion Monument, Chapel Bridge, Lake, Shopping.

GERMANY

TITISEE – Lake Titisee

BLACK FOREST REGION

LIECHTENSTEIN

Vaduz Walking tour.

AUSTRIA

WATTENS – Swarovski Crystal.

INNSBRUCK – City tour. Golden Roof, Maria TheresenStrasse.

ITALY

VENICE – Travel by boat to San Marco Square, Bridge of Sighs, Doges Palace. PISA – Leaning tower, Baptistery, Cathedral.

ROME – Colloseum, Trevi Fountain, Vatican City, St Peters Church, Spanish Steps.

Day 01: FRANCE: ARRIVAL PARIS

You will have to check in at your international airport, at least 3 ½ hours prior to departure. You then board your flight to Paris.

Arrive at CHARLES DE GAULLE airport where, our coach will be waiting for us for dinner.

Later we can see the illumination tour of the Eiffel tower where we see the Eiffel tower in brilliantly blinking lights. We later head to our hotel for overnight.

Day 02: PARIS : SIGHTSEEING

“Bon Jour”, after breakfast we we shall proceed for a panoramic drive past sightseeing tour of Paris, we get to see the Arc De Triomphe, the Champs Elysees, The Place De La Concorde, The Notre Dam Cathedral, the various districts etc. Later, visit the Eiffel Tower 3rd level (Topmost level) to get a panoramic view of Paris, followed by a cruise on the Seine River. These boats are perfectly designed to discover and admire the rich architecture such as the Eiffel Tower, Musee d’Orsay, Notre Dame Cathedral as well as other landmarks, palaces and ornate bridges. This Cruise will also give you an orientation Tour of Paris. We later proceed for dinner at an Indian restaurant and then to our hotel for overnight.

Day 03: FRANCE TO SWITZERLAND

Today after breakfast we say “Au Revoir” or bye to Paris and travel through the well known French countryside, passing through breathtaking landscalpes, with miles of flatlands and vineyards, and the little French towns, w shall also notice the discipline of the European highway diving. Now is the time you will notice what seamless travel is all about where you will be traveling the full day without a single traffic light no small turnings but only miles and miles of fantastic European motorways. Of course we will be making adequate stops for your comfort. Till then you can enjoy this fantastic drive and the beauty of this kind of drive is the backbone of European coach tours!!!!

We first pass the country side of Switzerland where you will see the loveliness of alpine region, with picturesque Swiss lakes, Swiss chalets, farms, cows, etc, (this is going to look like A scene right out of the famous movie Dilwale Dulhania…). After crossing the border you will notice the landscape changing into plain lands where you will see the famous French countryside with its miles and miles of open spaces. Various reports confirm that looking into open spaces is one of the best for de-stress!! You can also have the pleasurable views of the loveliness of the vineyards at certain places. We pass by famous cities like Dijon without having to stop at any signals or crossroads. We later reach Lucerne in time for dinner. After dinner, we proceed to our hotel for overnight.

DAY 04 – SWITZERLAND - GERMANY BLACK FOREST, RHINE FALL - - LUCERNE

“Guten Morgen” Today after breakfast we first proceed to Germany to visit the breath taking Lake

Titisee, you will be enthralled at this lake amidst the black forest region of Germany. Do not miss the opportunity to sample the actual and original Black Forest Pastry. Later we proceed back to Switzerland and to Schaffhausen to see the majestic Rhine Falls, which were formed in the last ice age about 14,000 to 17,000 years ago!. You will be very happy to witness the roaring of the falls. Later we proceed to visit the charming and beautiful city of Lucerne, we shall see the lion monument, the lake, the “chapel bridge” the oldest wooden covered bridge in Europe as well as the world's oldest surviving bridge, we also visit the old town etc. we do spend some time here at this old and breathtaking city. Later we proceed for dinner and then to our hotel for Overnight.

DAY 05 – SWITZERLAND – MOUNT TITLIS – LIECHTENSTEIN - ONTO AUSTRIA

“Guten Morgen”, after breakfast, we visit the most exciting mountain top of MOUNT TITLIS. Experience

'RotairTitlis' - World's 1st revolving cable car ride to Mt. Titlis and visit Ice Grotto. You now have a chance to click your picture in original Swiss national dress. Be ready later to get hit by snow balls from your dear ones. We proceed to Austria with a memorable route. We first visit Vaduz, the capital of Liechtenstein. Vaduz has a lively tourist industry, despite being one of the very few capital cities in the world without an airport or railway station. Vaduz has very small Principality which compromising around 37,000 people. We later proceed for a hot Indian dinner and thereafter to your hotel for overnight.

DAY 06: AUSTRIA AND SWAROVSKI – INNSBRUCK

“Guten Morgen”, After breakfast we proceed to Wattens, where we visit the famous Swarovski Crystal world. Enjoy a fascinating experience in to the world of crystal were Shop displaying a unique selection of Swarovski products where we get a chance to see and buy the world famous original crystal ware and crystal jewellery at factory prices. We then proceed to Innsbruck, the capital of the Tyrol region strategically situated on the Inn river, in the heart of the Austrian Alps. Enjoy this charming town of green domes and red roofs - see the Hofburgand the GoldenesDach, Cathedral, the Opera, and

Maria TheresenStrasse where we can shop for souvenirs, cow bells etc.We later proceed to our hotel for dinner and overnight.

DAY 07: VENICE :

“Guten Morgen”, After breakfast we proceed towards the lovely and historic country of Italy, on route we enjoy spectacular scenery as we drive across Europabrucke, one of Europe’s highest bridges, winding our way through the Brenner Pass to enter Italy.
we then proceed to one of the most romantic cities in the world – VENICE! We proceed by the

“vaperetto” or water bus to Venice Island where we see The St. Mark’s square with the Basilica,

Doge’s palace, Campanile and The Bridge Of Sighs etc. this city is the most photographed place in the world and is also known as the most romantic city, it is home to the famous lover – Casanova!!

Don’t forget to feed the pigeons i n this massive square. You can also go for an unforgettable gondola ride through the smaller

canals for a true picture of this lagoon city. We later proceed for a hot Indian dinner and to our hotel for overnight.

DAY 08 - PISA :

Next, we proceed to the city of PISA, We visit the Piazza del Duomo ("Cathedral Square") to see the

Duomo (cathedral), the Baptistery and one of the world’s greatest Monument – THE LEANING TOWER

(from outside), which took about a 100 years to complete and from where the famous scientist Galileo had thrown two balls of different weights to prove his theory of speed. We later drive to our hotel for dinner and overnight stay.

DAY 09 - ITALY- - ROME :

“Buon Giorno”,, after breakfast we proceed to Rome for a city tour, where we see the two thousand year old Collosseum - an elliptical amphitheatre in the centre of the city of Rome known for its gladiator fight and the largest ever built in the Roman Empire,( from outside) the Trevi Fountain - it is the largest Baroque fountain in the city and one of the most famous fountains in the world, here you can toss a coin and make a wish of coming back to Rome, etc. we also visit one of the smallest principle countries of the world- the Vatican City (short or sleeveless vest is not allowed), here in the museum we see the masterpieces of art in the Sistine Chapel, and in the seat of the Christian Capital – St Peters Church - regarded as one of the holiest Catholic sites. It has been described as "holding a

unique position in the Christian world"] and as "the greatest of all churches of Christendom it is also the residence of the Pope. You will be overawed by this mini country and within the city of Rome itself! Later we drive back for Indian dinner and then to our hotel for and overnight.

DAY 10 – FLIGHT BACK –

Today After breakfast, we say bye to our lovely holiday.

After exchanging contacts with all our fellow passengers and others. We are now ready to go back home. See you again for another holiday. Maybe USA!!!