Paris, Swiss, and Italy
8 nights 9 days Europe tour package from India takes you across exotic countries of Europe - France, Switzerland, and Italy. Rightfully addressed as the tourists’ mecca, Europe has something for everyone. Needless to say, this 9 days Europe tour offers an exclusive combination of history, art, culture, and recreation. Inclusions - Hotels (same or similar) as per itinerary including Breakfast - Sightseeings as per itinerary - Admission tickets to sightseeings as mentioned in the itinerary at relevant places - All intercity transfers by train/bus - GST Key Exclusions - City Taxes at hotels (Euro 1-3 per person per night) - Train station to hotel transfers (airport transfers are included by private cab) - Intracity transfers are excluded - Lunch and Dinner
Day 1 River Siene Cruise and Eiffel Tower Summit You will be greeted by our representative at the airport and transferred to your hotel in your private cab. Next, you will be covering the River Siene Cruise where on a glass canopy boat you will admire the most beautiful Parisian boulevards. After this, you shall be going to the top (summit) of the magnificent and iconic Eiffel Tower.
Day 2 Walking Tour of Paris, Louvre Museum, Montmartre Walking Tour On this day, an expert local guide will take you on a walking tour of Paris through the most iconic sites like Cathedral Notre Dame de Paris, Pont Neuf, etc. and then to the Louvre Museum which is known as the biggest and most visited museum of the world. This day you will also be doing the Montmartre Walking Tour where you will discover the incomparable charm of the Montmartre district and its museums, vineyards, windmills, etc.
Day 3 Mt. Rigi Excursion This morning you will be transferred to Lucerne from Paris via train and on reaching Lucerne check-in to your hotel. On this day you will also visit Mt. Rigi from Lucerne. It’s a typical Swiss green landscape with meadows, forests and grazing cows which will definitely leave you mesmerized.
Day 4 Mt. Titlis tour and a boat ride on Lake Lucerne On this day, you’ll be doing the Mt. Titlis tour where we will head to Engelberg and onward to the hugely popular Mt Titlis by Gondola and cable car. Watch out for amazing views of a high alpine world of rocks and snow. The 'Ice Flyer' chairlift allows you to 'fly' over the glacier and see it up close. Next, we’ll cover the boat ride on Lake Lucerne. From the boat, you will see picturesque villages with traditional buildings, as well as very dramatic mountains as you move farther from Lucerne.
Day 5 Walking tour of Zurich and Rhine falls excursion This day you’ll be transferred from Lucerne to Zurich and after checking in to your hotel you’ll be going on a walking tour of Zurich, where you will be covering the key attractions of Zurich like the Townhall, Cathedral, Opera House and other beautiful historic streets. We’ll also be covering the Rhine Falls which is amongst the largest waterfalls in Europe. You can admire the falls from afar from the various viewing platforms or take a boat tour to experience the falls even closer.
Day 6 Key attractions of Venice In the morning you’ll be transferred to Venice via train and then after checking in to your hotel you’ll be covering the Key attractions of Venice on foot which will take you through sites like Rialto Bridge and St. Mark’s Square, Bridge of Sighs, Doge’s Palace.
Day 7 The leaning tower of Pisa visit On this day you’ll be reaching Florence via train and after checking in to your hotel you’ll go straight to the wondrous “Leaning Tower of Pisa”. It is a freestanding bell tower, of the cathedral of the Italian city of Pisa, known worldwide for its nearly four-degree lean. You will also visit the Cathedral / Duomo.
Day 8 Vatican City and St. Peter’s Basilica This day you begin your journey by moving to Rome from Florence through train ride and then you’ll check in to your hotel. After this, we shall visit The Vatican which is a city-state located in the heart of Rome. The Vatican City is world-famous as the center of the Roman Catholic Church. We shall also go inside St. Peter’s Basilica, and buy a ticket for climbing the dome (optional, at additional cost), or just admire St. Peter’s square.
Day 9 Colosseum, Roman Froum, and Palantine Hill Excursion The morning we’ll visit the marvellous “Colosseum of Rome”. The Colosseum built between 72 AD and 80 AD was the largest amphitheater ever built. Observe what remains and imagine the ferocious fights between man and beast as you stand in the elliptical arena. This is comprised of 4 levels and was once able to seat up to 73,000 spectators. Your ticket will also include entrance to Palatine Hill, which is a must-see sight for those visiting the Eternal City.
Day 10 Today is the end of the trip and you’ll be transferred to the airport from your hotel by a private cab.