Day 1 :Kolkata/Delhi - Paris
Assemble at Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport Kolkata/Delhi. Your tour leader at will meet you at the airport and assist you to check-in & complete your immigration formalities. Arrive Paris on arrival complete your immigration & customs formalities. Your English speaking local representative will meet you and help you board the coach that will transfer you to your hotel. On your way to the hotel you will catch glimpses of Paris, the “City of Lights” on the banks of Seine, famous for its museums, monuments, fashion, delectable cuisine, and joi de vivre.
Arrive at the hotel & check-in immediately. Your rooms are kept ready for you to relax after a long flight. Or refresh and go out exploring the vibrant French Capital on your own at leisure.
Meet up with your team members in the evening for dinner at a local Indian restaurant. Post dinner return to your hotel by coach to retire for the night. Or the famed Parisian nightlife is waiting for you to discover on your own. (In-flight meals, Dinner).
Day 2 :Paris
Begin your tour of Europe today with a full day guided sightseeing Paris with your English speaking local guide. Take a ride up the Eiffel Tower till Level 3 (subject to availability), see the Arc de Triomphe, Champs Elysées, Invalides, Opéra, Place Vendôme, Place Concorde, the Louvre, Orsay Museum Notre-Dame Cathedral*, Latin Quarter, Iles de la Cité & St Louis, Panthéon, and Montmartre. Enjoy a scenic cruise on the River Seine.
*Outside view of Notre Dame during Seine River cruise. Notre-Dame Cathedral can be accessed by boat only at an extra cost.
Evening dinner will be served at a local Indian restaurant and return to your hotel by coach. (Continental Buffet Breakfast at Hotel, Dinner).
Day 3 :Paris-Lucerne / Engel berg Area
Today morning check-out from your hotel & embark on a coach drive to Lucerne / Engelberg Area. (700 kms / 7.30 hours). Sit back & relax in the comfort of a modern coach as you the drive through the heartland of France into the picturesque Swiss countryside in one of the most scenic drives in the world. Arrive at Lucerne / Engelberg Area by evening & check-in at your hotel.
Freshen up before you meet for dinner at a local Indian restaurant. After dinner return to your hotel for the night. (Continental Buffet Breakfast at Hotel, Dinner).
Day 4 :Lucerne / Engel berg Area
Excitement begins today with an excursion to the 10,000 ft. snow-capped Mt. Titlis with a breathtaking ride on the Titlis Ice Flyer. Afterwards enjoy an orientation tour of beautiful Lucerne discovering its impressive city walls, covered wooden bridge, ornate patrician house lining cobblestone streets and the world-famous Lion Monument.
Dinner will be served at a local Indian restaurant followed by return to your hotel to retire for the night. (Continental Buffet Breakfast at Hotel, Dinner)
Day 5 :Lucerne / Engel berg Area-Wattens-Innsbruck
This morning check-out from your hotel and embark on a scenic drive through Switzerland on to Austria to reach Wattens (351 kms / 4.30 hrs), home of the Swarovski Crystal World. A visit to the Swarovski Museum will transport you to a world filled with Moments of Wonder. Continue driving to reach Innsbruck (20 kms / 0.20 hrs). Enjoy an orientation tour of Innsbruck where you will see the famous Golden Roof. Afterwards check-in at your hotel to freshen up before dinner.Dinner will be served at a local Indian restaurant followed by return to your hotel for the night. (Continental Buffet Breakfast at Hotel, Dinner)
Day 6 :Innsbruck-Venice Area
Check-out from your hotel for a scenic drive to cross the borders of Austria into Italy. Continue driving to reach the historical city of Venice (383 kms / 4.30 hrs). A short vaporetto boat ride will take you to Venice Island for an afternoon Walking Tour. Century’s old history of Venice, the world’s most romantic city, will be brought alive by your English speaking local guide you visit the Piazza San Marco, the Bridge of Sighs and Doges’ Palace, the Bell Tower and the Rialto Bridge. The tour is followed by glass blowing demonstration. You can also enjoy and OPTIONAL Gondola Ride (at extra cost).
Afterwards transfer to hotel & check-in and freshen up.
Dinner will be served at a local Indian restaurant. Return to hotel after dinner. (Continental Buffet Breakfast at Hotel, Dinner)
Day 7 :Venice-Florence-Pisa
Check-out from your hotel and drive towards the to reach Florence, home of the Italian Renaissance and capital of Tuscany Region (254 kms / 3.00 hrs). After you reach Florence, your English speaking local guide will take you on walking tour of this historical city. Visit the old historical centre, Duomo, Baptistry Gates, Palazzo Vecchio, Medici Palace and Tombs of Ponte Vecchio, Piazza Santa Maria Novello. Later take the coach up to Piazza Michelangelo to take in the view across the top of the historical town. Continue driving onward to reach Pisa (100 kms / 1.15 hrs), home to the world-famous Leaning Tower. Enjoy an outside view of the Leaning Tower of Pisa and the Miracles Square.
After the tour transfer to hotel & check-in to your room.
Freshen before you meet for dinner at a local Indian restaurant. Post dinner return to hotel for the night. (Continental Buffet Breakfast at Hotel, Dinner)
Day 8 :Pisa-Rome
Check-out from your hotel and embark on the last lap your tour as you drive to Rome (373 kms / 4.00 hrs). On reaching Rome experience a magical journey through history of this Eternal City in 5D at the Time Elevator.
Later transfer to your hotel & check-in to your room. Rest of the afternoon is free at leisure.
Dinner will be served at a local Indian restaurant. Return to your hotel after dinner. (Continental Buffet Breakfast at Hotel, Dinner)
Day 9 :Rome
Your tour of Europe is never complete without the Eternal City of Rome & the Vatican City. Your English speaking local guide will take you on a full day guided sightseeing tour of Classical Rome. Start with a pleasant stroll through Rome's historical centre with your local guide. Along the way, admire the sights of Piazza della Republica, Fountain of the Naiads, Trevi Fountain, Spanish steps, Column of Marcus Aurelius, Bernini's Palazzo di Montecitorio, the Pantheon, Palazzo Madama and Piazza Navona. Pass the Colloseum for an outside view, riverside Castel Sant'Angelo to reach the Basilica of St Peter, which you'll visit except when religious celebrations are taking place. Don't miss Michelangelo's magnificent Pieta, to the right of the main entrance.
During the visit to the Vatican Museum admire the Hall of the Greek Cross, the Candelabra Gallery, the beautiful Tapestry Gallery, the interesting cartographic study in the Geographical Maps Gallery, the Raphael Rooms, entirely frescoed by the Master, and above all, the Sistine Chapel, where Popes are elected with the Genesis and Last Judgment by Michelangelo, recently restored.
Depending on the reservation available the group might do the Vatican in the morning followed by the rest of the tour.
Your final dinner on the tour will be at a local Indian restaurant with return transfers by coach. (Continental Buffet Breakfast at Hotel, Dinner)
Day 10 :Rome –Kolkata/Delhi
Check-out from hotel after breakfast & take the coach for departure transfer to Rome Fiumicino Airport.