GRAND EUROPE (15N /16D). (Departures from 19 Apr 2020)            
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Europe is a continent located entirely in the Northern Hemisphere and mostly in the Eastern Hemisphere. It is bordered by the Arctic Ocean to the north, the Atlantic Ocean to the west, Asia to the east, and the Mediterranean Sea to the south. It comprises the westernmost part of Eurasia

Highlights

  • A complete all-inclusive value for money tour with quality sightseeing.
  • Reduced traveling time.
  • Stay in conveniently located & comfortable hotels.
  • Daily Continental breakfast and Indian Vegetarian lunch included.
  • Daily Indian Vegetarian / Non-Vegetarian dinner included.
  • Guided city tour of Paris, Venice, and Rome.
  • See the world-famous Keukenhof Tulip Gardens (till 18th May).
  • Visit Madurodam –Miniature of Holland (from 19th May).
  • Enjoy the Amsterdam Canal Cruise.
  • Brussels – Grand Place, MannekenPis and Photo stop at the Atomium.
  • Cruise on the River Seine in Paris.
  • Visit 3rd level of the Eiffel Tower.
  • Enjoy Paris by Night.
  • Visit Euro Disney in Paris, 2 park entrance included.
  • World-famous Lido Cabaret Show and Louvre Museum in Paris.
  • Visit Castle, Cologne Cathedral and River Rhine Cruise in Germany.
  • Visit the Black Forest - See a Cuckoo clock demonstration at Drubba.
  • View the magnificent Rhine Falls in Schaffhausen.
  • Experience Famous Cogwheel Train to visit Jungfraujoch – Top of Europe.
  • Lucerne and Interlaken city visit.
  • Exciting visit to Mt. Titlis through the worlds first revolving cable car.
  • See the Lion Monument and the KapellBrucke in Lucerne.
  • See the Golden Roof (Goldenes Dachl) in Innsbruck.
  • Visit the Swarovski Crystal Museum in Wattens, Austria
  • Visit the Murano glass showroom in Venice.
  • See the Leaning Tower of Pisa.
  • Visit the Vatican - St. Peters Basilica.
  • See the Trevi Fountain – Rome.
  • Services of a professional, friendly, multilingual and experienced Tour Manager traveling with you throughout your tour.
 

Daily Activity

Day 01: Bangalore - Amsterdam

Welcome to Amsterdam!! From today you will be embarking on a memorable Grand Europe tour with ORCHID. After immigration and baggage collection, you will board awaiting coach to be transferred to the hotel for check-in. The rest of the day is free for you to explore nearby or relax in the comfort of your room. Dinner at an Indian restaurant. Overnight stay at the hotel.

 

Day 02: Amsterdam

Disembark and drive to Amsterdam to visit Keukenhof Tulip Garden, the largest spring garden in the world. Bulbs of colorful tulips bloom only till May 18th. Be enchanted by the indoor floral displays and colorful flower beds amongst ancient trees. Later, visit a cheese farm and a wooden shoe factory. See a demonstration of how cheese is made and wooden shoes are carved out of wooden blocks. Spend some free time at Dam Square with the Royal Palace and the National Monument. Enjoy the Canal cruise, Amsterdam is famous for its canals, they cross the entire city center and a canal cruise, therefore, offers a great opportunity to see all the important sights in Amsterdam. Enjoy Dinner at an Indian restaurant. Overnight stay at the hotel in the Netherlands.

 

Day 03: The Netherlands - Brussels

After breakfast, proceed to Brussels. Lunch at an Indian restaurant. Later, visit the world-renowned Grand Place and the legendary Manneken-Pis statue. A photo stop at the Atomium. Night dinner at an Indian restaurant. Overnight stay at the hotel.

 

Day 04: Brussels – Paris

After breakfast, proceed to the glamorous city of fashion, Paris. After lunch, a half-day guided city tour of Paris, where we will be introduced to the main sights of this beautiful city. Hotel des Invalides, Arc de Triomphe, Champs Elysees, Place de la Concorde, and the Opera. On our tour, we will enjoy an amazing cruise on the River Seine - admire the spectacular facades from your covered boat, and later see the main sights illuminated.

 

Day 05: Paris

After breakfast, experience the Disney Magic world and visit Euro Disney. Experience a super-fun, stress-free adventure that will fill your day with enough magic to last forever. Get charmed by Cinderellas castle. Take an exciting roller coaster ride down the Thunder Mountain. Visit Fantasyland and meet Alice in Wonderland, Pinocchio, Peter Pan, and Snow White. Get thrilled by the legends of Aladdin and Indiana Jones at Adventure land. Ride a space shuttle to the moon at Discovery land. Encounter Ghost Ships, Steam trains and Western scenes in the Wild West town of Frontier land. Enjoy many rides on offer at the park (all included in the ticket). Enjoy Dinner at an Indian restaurant. Overnight stay at the hotel. This evening after dinner, proceed on the Paris by Night Tour. Later, proceed for exciting Lido Cabaret Show.

 

Day 06: Paris

Visit the 3rd level of the Eiffel Tower to witness a spectacular panoramic view of the city. After lunch, proceed to visit the Louvre Museum, where you can see the famous Mona Lisa painting by Leonardo Da Vinci. Later, visit French Perfumery shop to see a demonstration of how French perfumes are made. Enjoy an Indian dinner at a restaurant. Overnight stay at the hotel.

 

Day 07: Paris – Heidelberg

After breakfast, proceed to Heidelberg, situated on the banks of the river Neckar, brief city orientation tour of Heidelberg; also see the famous Heidelberg Castle and photo stop. This evening, enjoy an Indian dinner at a restaurant. Overnight stay at the hotel.

 

Day 08: Heidelberg

After breakfast, travel to the city of Cologne, Germany. Visit the breathtaking Cologne Cathedral, known as the Dome Church which stands 157 meters in height. The Cathedral is truly a masterpiece; taking over six hundred years to construct. It is a renowned monument of German Catholicism and Gothic architecture and is a World Heritage Site.

It is Germanys most visited landmark, attracting an average of 20,000 people a day. After lunch at an Indian Restaurant, depart to Boppard for a scenic boat cruise on the River Rhine; enjoy picturesque views of vineyards and castles as you cruise along the longest river in Germany. Return to Hotel. Enjoy an Indian dinner at a restaurant. Overnight stay at the hotel.

 

Day 09: Heidelberg – Titisee – Lucerne

After breakfast at the hotel, proceed to Hofgutsternen. This is the heart of the Black Forest. Here is the home of the world-famous cuckoo clock. Enjoy the local meal with black forest cake and visit Schaffhausen to view the Rhine Falls. Proceed to Lucerne. An Indian dinner. Overnight stay at the hotel.

 

Day 10: Lucerne – Mt. Titlis – Lucerne

After breakfast, proceed to Engelberg to take a breathtaking cable-car ride up to Mt. Titlis. Marvel at the worlds first revolving cable-car ride, a truly once-in-a-lifetime experience. With an elevation of 3020 mt above sea level, Titlis is Central Switzerlands loftiest peak, highest lookout point, and only glacier. Lunch at Mt. Titlis and proceed to Lucerne. Visit the Lion Monument and the Kapell Brucke (wooden bridge). Later, some free time to shop for famous Swiss watches, knives, and chocolates. Dinner at an Indian restaurant and overnight stay at the hotel.

 

Day 11: Lucerne – Jungfrau – Lucerne

After breakfast, full-day tour of Mt. Jungfrau – The Top of Europe, traveling by ‘cogwheel train, which takes to a height of 3,454 meters to reach Jungfraujoch! Experience the magic of the mountains and visit the Ice Palace on top of the longest glacier in the Alps. Enjoy hot Indian lunch at Mt. Jungfrau, top of Europe. Later, return to the hotel via Interlaken, a charming city nestled between two lakes and surrounded by the splendid Bernese Oberland Mountains. Dinner at an Indian restaurant and overnight stay at the hotel.

 

Day 12: Lucerne – Vaduz – Wattens – Innsbruck

After breakfast, check out and proceed to Vaduz – tiny principality of Liechtenstein, which covers an area of 62 sq. meters and has a population of only 32,000 inhabitants. Later, drive to Wattens, where you will visit the world-famous Swarovski Crystal Museum. Proceed to Innsbruck in the evening. Dinner at an Indian restaurant and overnight stay at the hotel.

 

Day 13: Innsbruck – Venice

After breakfast, check out and proceed towards Venice. On arrival at the pier, board a private boat to reach the city of Venice- St.Marks Square. Meet the local guide for a half-day Walking Tour of Venice. You will visit the Cathedral of Venice, St. Marks Basilica, with the richness of its marbles and mosaics; the Doges palace, fourteenth-century building from where the ancient Venetian republic exerted the control over the city. Passing through the famous Bridge of Sighs you will reach the Prisons. You will enjoy some free time to explore this romantic city. Also, visit the Murano Glass showroom. Return to the pier. Proceed for an Indian dinner. Overnight stay at the hotel.

 

Day 14: Venice – Pisa

After breakfast, drive to Pisa to visit the Square Miracles. Remain spellbound as you approach this precariously leaning tower. Photograph your family with the Leaning Tower in the backdrop. You also have some free time to shop. Later, proceed to the hotel for an overnight stay. 

 

Day 15: Vatican – Rome

After breakfast, proceed to the Vatican City to visit St. Peters Basilica and Michelangelos famous Pieta. After lunch, proceed for panoramic city tour of Rome which includes Tiber River, Roman Forum, Trevi Fountain and a photo stop at Colosseum from outside. Overnight stay at the hotel.

 

Day 16: Rome

After breakfast, check out of the hotel and day free for shopping and to explore the city. Lunch at an Indian restaurant and late evening, transfer to the airport for return departure flight to Bangalore.

 

Accomodations

  • 01 Night at Tulip In Amsterdam or similar in Amsterdam
  • 01 night at Holiday Inn Lille oust or similar in Lille.
  • 03 nights at Hotel Mercure Paris Orly Rungis or similar in Paris.
  • 02 night at Michel Hotel Heppenheim or similar in Germany
  • 03 nights at Hotel Lowen or similar in Switzerland.
  • 01 night at HWest Innsbruck or similar.
  • 01 Night at Holiday Inn Padova or similar in Padova.
  • 01 Night at Point Hotel or similar in Arezzo.
  • 01 Night at Idea Hotel or similar in Rome.
 

Sightseeing

France

  • Guided city tour.
  • Visit to the 3rd level of the Eiffel Tower 
  • Full day Euro Disney with 2 park entrance 
  • A romantic River Seine Cruise & Louvre Museum 
  • Worlds popular Lido Show 

Belgium

  • A visit to the Grand Place and MannekinPis Statue with a photo stop at the Atomium

Netherlands

  • Dam Square, Amsterdam canal cruise.
  • Madurodam (after May 19th) / Keukenhof Garden (till May 18th)

Germany

  • Photo stop- Castle, Cologne Cathedral, River Rhine Cruise
  • Visit world-famous cuckoo clock demonstration
  • Titisee lake visit

Switzerland 

  • Full day excursion to Jungfrau with lunch 
  • Visit Mt. Titlis in the worlds first revolving cable car with lunch.
  • Visit Interlaken
  • Visit Lucerne, River Rhine Schaffhausen falls

Liechtenstein

  • See the town of Vaduz, World 6th smallest country

Austria

  • Visit the Swarovski Crystal Headquarters and Museum
  • Golden roof (Goldenes Dachl)

Italy

  • Guided City Tour Vatican and Rome
  • Leaning Tower of Pisa 
  • Visit the St. Marks Square, Guided Venice T
     

Inclusions

  • Return group Airfare with taxes (Ex Bangalore).   
  • Cost of Visa (Schengen) – One-time visa cost.
  • Hotel accommodation on a twin share basis.  
  • All Meal as per the itinerary.   
  • All transfers & Sightseeing by A/C Coach.   
  • Sightseeing as per the itinerary with entrance fees.   
  • Services of a Professional Tour Manager.   
  • Cost of Overseas Mediclaim Insurance up to the age of 70 years.   
  • Driver tips and all taxes including service tax.   
  • One Water bottle every day.
 

Exclusions

  • Any change in Visa fee, Insurance, Expenses of Personal Nature like Mineral Water, Hot or Cold beverages, Laundry, Porterage, etc.
  • Any other expenses that are not included in the “Package Cost Includes”.
  • Any change in Airfare / Airport taxes prior to the issue of the ticket.
 

Valid Till Date : 30 Jun 2020