GRAND UK AND EUROPE (17N /18D). (Departures from 18 Apr 2019)            
Starting From
₹ 295,000
(per person on twin sharing)

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 travelling 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 18thMay).
  • Visit Madurodam –Miniature of Holland (from 19thMay).
  • Enjoy the Amsterdam Canal Cruise.
  • Brussels – Grand Place, MannekenPis and Photo stop at the Atomium.
  • Cruise on the River Seine at 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 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 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 - the St. Peters Basilica.
  • See the Trevi Fountain – Rome.
  • Services of a professional, friendly, multilingual and experienced Tour Manager travelling 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. Rest of the day is free for you to explore nearby or relax in the comfort of your room. Dinner at Indian restaurant. Overnight stay at the hotel.

     
 

Day 02: London

After breakfast at the hotel, today 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 visit the famous Madam Tussauds Wax Museum and in the evening enjoy a panoramic view of the English capital on 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 to 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. Travelling in a ferry across the North Sea is sheer indulgence! Treat yourself to a world class maritime experience, sailing in total comfort. Overnight onboard the ferry to Netherlands.

           
 

Day 04: Amsterdam

Today 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 Netherlands.

           
 

Day 05: The Netherlands - Brussels

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

           
 

Day 06: Brussels – Paris

After breakfast, proceed to glamorous city of fashion, Paris. After lunch, 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 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 prceed for exciting Lido Cabaret Show.

           
 

Day 08: Paris

Today, 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 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, brief city orientation tour of Heidelberg; also see the famous Heidelberg Castle and photo stop. This evening, enjoy 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 Indian dinner at a restaurant. Overnight stay at the hotel.

           
 

Day 11: Heidelberg – Titsee – 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. Today 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 3020mt 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 KapellBrucke (wooden bridge). Later, some free time to shop for famous Swiss watches, knives and chocolates. Dinner at Indian restaurant and overnight stay at the hotel.

           
 

Day 13: Lucerne – Jungfrau – Lucerne

After breakfast, full day tour of Mt. Jungfrau – The Top of Europe, travelling 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 hotel via Interlaken, a charming city nestled between two lakes and surrounded by the splendid Bernese Oberland Mountains. Dinner at 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 Indian restaurant and overnight stay at the hotel.

           
 

Day 15: Innsbruck – Venice

After breakfast, check out and proceed towards Venice. On arrival at pier, board a private boat to reach city of Venice- St.Marks Square. Meet the local guide for 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 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 hotel for overnight stay.

           
 

Day 17: 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 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.

   
 

Inclusions

  • Return group Airfare with taxes (Ex Bangalore).   
  • Cost of Visa (UK & Schengen) – One time visa cost.
  • Hotel accommodation on 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 which are not included in the “Package Cost Includes”.
  • Any change in Airfare / Airport taxes prior to issue of ticket.
 

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 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

 

United Kingdom

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

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 19) / Keukenhof Garden (till May 18)

Germany

  • Photo stop- Castle, Cologne Cathedral, River Rhine Cruise
  • Visit world-famous cuckoo clock demonstration
  • Titsee 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
  • Leaning Tower of Pisa 
  • Visit the St. Marks Square, Guided Venice Tour 
  • Visit Murano Glass Showroom

Vatican

  • Visit the Magnificent St. Peters Basilica.

 

 

 

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 : 08 Jun 2019