GRAND UK AND EUROPE (17N /18D). (Departures from 17 Apr 2020)       Grand UK Europe      
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There’s no better way to explore Europe and the United Kingdom with an endless array of world-famous cities and beautiful historic attractions, 

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 London, Paris, Venice, and Rome.
  • Visit Swami Narayan mandir.
  • Ride on the famous London Eye & visit the famous Madame Tussauds (Wax Museum).
  • 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 the 3rd level of the Eiffel Tower.
  • Enjoy Paris by Night.
  • Visit Euro Disney in Paris, 2 park entrance included (Walt Disney Studio & Disney Park).
  • 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.
  • An exciting visit to Mt. Titlis through the worlds first revolving cable car.
  • See the Lion Monument and the Kapell Brucke 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 - the 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: London

Welcome to London!! From today you will be embarking on a memorable UK & Europe tour with ORCHID. After immigration and baggage collection, you will board a waiting 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: London

After breakfast at the hotel, we will proceed on a half-day guided city tour of London that includes Tower Bridge, River  Thames, Tower of London, Hyde Park, Big Ben, Westminster Palace, Westminster Abbey, St. Pauls Cathedral, the famous Piccadilly Circus and Nelsons Column at Trafalgar Square followed by the majesty of Buckingham Palace which is the Queens official residence. Witness the Queens Foot Guard in their red tunics and bearskins marching to the accompaniment of a military band during the guard changing ceremony (might not be possible on certain days). Afternoon visits the famous Madame Tussauds Wax Museum and in the evening enjoy a panoramic view of the English capital on the London Eye – one of the worlds largest observatory wheel that takes 450 ft + above the ground level. Dinner at an Indian restaurant and we proceed to the hotel for overnight stay.

           
 

Day 03: London – Amsterdam

After breakfast, check out of the hotel and proceed to visit Swami Narayan Mandir, the first temple of stone to be constructed in Europe, with its luminescent white pinnacles and glittering marble pillars. Enjoy some free time for shopping. Evening drive to Harwich to board your overnight ferry to Hook of Holland. Traveling in a ferry across the North Sea is sheer indulgence! Treat yourself to a world-class maritime experience, sailing in total comfort. Overnight on board the ferry to the Netherlands.

           
 

Day 04: 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 05: 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 06: 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 07: 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 Fantasy land 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 08: 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 the 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 09: Paris – Heidelberg

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

           
 

Day 10: 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 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 11: 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. Indian dinner. Overnight stay at the hotel.

           
 

Day 12: 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 13: Lucerne – Jungfrau – Lucerne

After breakfast, a 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 the 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 14: 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 15: 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 16: 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 17: Vatican – Rome

After breakfast, proceed to 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 18: 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 airport for return departure flight to Bangalore.

   
 

Accomodations

  • 02 nights at Holiday in Terminal 5 or similar in London
  • 01 night in Ferry
  • 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 nights 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

 

United Kingdom

  • Guided city tour with Changing of the guards.
  • Entrance to Madame Tussauds (Wax Museum). 
  • Ride on the London Eye
  • British Museum.

France

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

Belgium

  • A visit 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
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Exclusions

 

Important Notes

Day wise itinerary may change as per the flight schedule at the time of air ticket conformation, however all the local sightseeing places remains the same.

 

Valid Till Date : 30 Jun 2020