Essence of Europe

Essence of Europe

A geographical limitation that encloses locations of sophistication, great memorabilia’s of a rich past and mind dazzling lifestyles which will definitely make every penny you spend on this tour worthwhile.

Day 01

Arrival at Paris Airport-

On arrival, pick up and then transfer to the Bateau Parisien cruise pier for an hour's cruise on the River Seine. After the cruise transfer to hotel for check-in. Overnight accommodation in Paris. (Dinner )

Day 02

Paris

Buffet continental breakfast at the hotel. Enjoy a half day guided sightseeing tour of Paris including entrance to the Eiffel Tower Level Two. Indian lunch at a local restaurant. Afternoon at leisure in Paris for shopping. Evening round-trip restaurant transfers by coach for dinner at a local Indian restaurant. Overnight accommodation in Paris. ( Breakfast , Lunch& Dinner )

Day 03

Paris- Antwerp: 350 km/ 3 hrs 30 mins driving time:

Enjoy breakfast at the hotel. Check-out of the hotel and transfer by coach from Paris to Antwerp. On arrival at Antwerp, enjoy an Indian lunch. Rest of the day enjoy the City of Antwerp on your own. Later transfer to hotel for check-in. Overnight accommodation in Antwerp. ( Breakfast , Lunch & Dinner )

Day 04

Antwerp - Amsterdam - Antwerp: 348 kms / 4 hours driving time

Enjoy breakfast at the hotel. Transfer from Antwerp to Amsterdam via Madurodam. Enroute visit a Clog Factory and photograph a windmill. On arrival in Amsterdam, enjoy an Indian lunch. Later enjoy a guided sightseeing tour of Amsterdam with an hour's cruise on the Amsterdam canals. After the sightseeing, transfer from Amsterdam back to Antwerp by coach. Evening dinner at a local Indian restaurant. Overnight accommodation in Antwerp. ( Breakfast , Lunch& Dinner].

Day 05

Antwerp- Brussels- Cologne- Heppenheim: 500 kms / 6 hours driving:

Buffet breakfast at the hotel. Check-out of the hotel and transfer by coach from Antwerp to Brussels for an orientation tour of Brussels by touring coach. View the Atomium, Grand Place and the Mannekin Pis. Later continue from Brussels to Cologne. Explore the city of Cologne on your own. See the Cathedral and enjoy Indian lunch in Cologne. After the tour, transfer from Cologne to Heppenheim. Check into your hotel. Evening return transfers by coach to restaurant for Dinner. Overnight accommodation in Heppenheim. (Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner)

Day 06

Heppenheim - Titisee - Engelberg -: 467 kms / 6 hours driving time:

After breakfast at your hotel, check-out and transfer from Happenheim to Heidelberg by coach. Explore the city of Heidelberg on your own. Later drive to Titisee and enjoy the Cuckoo clock demonstration and lunch thereafter. Proceed from Titisee to Schaffhausen. The town of Schaffhausen is in the northernmost corner of Switzerland, in the "knee" of the Rhine in Eastern Switzerland on the border with Germany. View the Rhine Falls at Schaffhausen - Europe's largest and most powerful waterfall, where the water crashes down 21 metres, across a width of 150 metres. The natural spectacle is at its best in July when water levels are highest. After the visit, transfer from Schaffhausen to Engelberg by touring coach. On arrival in Engelberg check-in. Evening enjoy Indian dinner. Overnight accommodation in Engelberg. (Breakfast, Lunch& Dinner)

Day 07

Engelberg- Lucerne - Interlaken: 105 kms / 2 hours driving time

Buffet breakfast at the hotel. Check-out of the hotel and transfer by coach from Engelberg to Mt Titlis. A 45-minute cable car ride takes you up to a high alpine paradise with a spectacular view of glacier crevasses. The Titlis is the highest glacier excursion destination and biggest ski and snowboard paradise in Central Switzerland. The Titlis Glacier Park and 'Ice Flyer' chairlift at an altitude of 3000 metres above sea level are a paradise for those keen to glide down the slopes on skis. On descent from Mount Titlis transfer to Lucerne. Free to explore Lucerne on your own. Lucerne is a city of town squares and churches. Complete with gable paintings, the covered, medieval Chapel Bridge forms the centerpiece of Lucerne's townscape and is considered to be one of the oldest, covered wooden bridges in Europe. Enjoy an Indian Dinner in Lucerne. Continue by your coach from Lucerne to Interlaken. Overnight accommodation in Interlaken. (Breakfast, Lunch& Dinner)

Day 08

Interlaken - Lauterbrunnen - Interlaken: 13 kms / 30 mins driving:

Buffet breakfast at the hotel. Transfer by coach from Interlaken to Lauterbrunnen from where you board your train to Jungfraujoch. Travel to Europe's highest railway station - you won't believe your eyes! Lose all sense of direction as the little train travels deeper and deeper into the mountain. And when it stops, the north face of the Eiger, and later the sea of ice, become visible through holes in the rock. Finally you reach the top: gaze at row upon row of mountain peaks which lie before the Eiger, Mönch and Jungfrau. Visit the ice palace with its perpetual ice sculptures, take a trip on a dog sled or climb up to the Mönchsjoch Hut – it's all part of the mountain dream. Enjoy an Indian lunch up in the mountains of Jungfrau at Gletscher/Bollywood restaurant. Evening return from Jungfraujoch to Lauterbrunnen by train and your coach will take you from Lauterbrunnen to Interlaken. Evening enjoy dinner at a local Indian restaurant in Interlaken. Overnight accommodation in Interlaken. (Breakfast, Lunch& Dinner)

Day 08

Zurich Airport: Interlaken- Zurich: 134 kms/ 02 hrs driving time:

Buffet breakfast at the hotel. Day at Leisure to catch up with some last minute shopping. Later transfer to the Zurich Airport to board your flight back home. (Breakfast)