Best of Europe

Rs.84,500 + EUR 960

Tour Duration

7 Nights / 8 Days

departure date

16 Apr 2020

holiday type

Escorted

Best of Europe Tour Highlights

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  • Arrive into Zurich - Rhine Falls at Schaffhausen

We assemble at the Cochin International Airport to board your flight to Zurich. On arrival, we finish the immigration formalities and proceed to visit the Rhine Falls at Schaffhausen. Savour an hour of free time here to pose for photos against the magnificent cascades. 
 
Later check in at the hotel and relax.
 
Overnight at your hotel in Zurich (Dinner) 


  • Mt. Titlis with Ice Flyer Ride and Lucerne

After breakfast, proceed on an exciting full day excursion to Mt. Titlis and Lucerne. Climb aboard the Titlis Rotair, a rotating cable car that affords panoramic Alpine vistas, and ascend to a dizzying height of 10,623 feet. Take in 360-degree views and then disembark at Mt Titlis’ snowy summit. Ride the Ice Flyer (if weather allows) in order to get closer to frozen crevices. 
 
We later proceed for an orientation tour of Lucerne. Stroll across the 14th-century Chapel Bridge that spans the Reuss River. See the Lion Monument, hewn from a limestone cliff to commemorate the bravery and loyalty of Swiss Guards. You have free time at Schwanenplatz to shop for Swiss army knives, chocolates, watches, souvenirs, etc. 
 
Overnight at your hotel in Zurich (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner).


  • Visit Drubba in the Black Forest

After breakfast, we checkout and proceed to the Black Forest region of Germany, where at Drubba you can see a demonstration of how Cuckoo clocks are made. Buy one of the original Cuckoo clocks as a souvenir. 
 
Later we continue our journey towards Heidelberg. Check in at the hotel and relax. 
 
Overnight at your hotel in Heidelberg (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner).


  • Guided tour of Magnificent Cologne Cathedral

After a continental breakfast, we drive to Cologne, famous for Eau de Cologne, where we see the magnificent Cologne Cathedral on a guided tour. This 515 feet tall gothic Cathedral took six centuries to build and is Germany’s most visited monument. Indulge in some shopping in Cologne. 
 
After lunch, proceed to The Netherlands. 
 
Overnight at your hotel in Eindhoven / Hague or similar (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner).


  • Keukenhof Gardens - Visit Zaanse Schans

After breakfast, checkout of the hotel and travel to visit the Keukenhof Gardens, a world-famous flower garden. Absorb the scented carpets of tulips, hyacinths, and daffodils, and visit the pavilions to view displays of flowers and flower-arranging (from 20th May onwards, do a city tour of Amsterdam instead). 
 
Later delve into the rich tapestry of typical Dutch culture on an enriching half-day tour to Zaanse Schans. Take a walk through the stunning buildings and the unique peat meadow landscape. Come and watch traditional crafts such as clog and cheese-making or visit the windmills and traditional buildings.
 
Overnight at your hotel in Eindhoven / Hague or similar (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner).


  • Canal Cruise in Bruges

After breakfast, checkout and relax on your journey as you make your way to Bruges, one of Belgium’s most idyllic destinations. On arrival, your guide will offer highlights, and a general city overview before setting you free to explore the quaint streets, lace shops, and chocolate stores of Bruges. Later enjoy a canal cruise in this beautiful medieval city. 
 
Overnight at your hotel in Bruges (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner).
 


  • Onto Paris - Eiffel Tower - 3rd level City Tour of Paris along with the Seine River cruise

After breakfast, checkout and proceed to Paris. On arrival, proceed for a guided panoramic city tour. See Place de la Concorde, the majestic Arc de Triomphe, the fashionable Champs Elysees and the magnificent Opera House. Visit Eiffel Tower, the symbol of Paris, where a bird’s eye view from the 3rd level will leave you breathless. Later we take you on a relaxing cruise on the river Seine.
 
Overnight at your hotel in Paris (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
 

 


  • Return Home with Wonderful Memories

After breakfast, day is free to explore the city on your own till checkout. Afternoon, proceed to the airport for your flight back home. Return home with wonderful memories of your tour with Intersight !!!


 
Hotels Used
 
2 Nights in Zurich at Hotel Holiday Inn Schindellegi or similar
1 Night in Heidelberg at Hotel Dorint Kongress or similar
2 Nights in Hague/Eindhoven at Hotel NH Zoetermeer or similar
1 Night in Bruges at Hotel Martins or similar
1 Night in Paris at Hotel Mercure / Novotel La Defense or similar
 

 

8 days Best of Europe Tour Price

Price

Adult in Twin/Triple sharing

Adult  (based on minimum 40 adults travelling together)

Rs. 84,500 + EUR 960

Child (below 12 yrs) No Bed (As a 3rd in a double, no bed or cot will be provided)

Rs. 84,500  + EUR 490

Child (below 12 yrs) With Bed ( As a 3rd in a Double, Max. 3 persons allowed per room)

Rs. 84,500  + EUR 670

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Flight timings on Qatar Airways (subject to change)

Flight No.

Departure

Arrival

Dep. Time

Arr. Time

QR 517

KOCHI

DOHA

0335

0550

QR 095

DOHA

ZURICH

0910

1430

QR 040

PARIS

DOHA

1600

2330

QR 514

DOHA

KOCHI

0215

0940

 

Departure dates in 2020:

Date

16 Apr

May

 

 
Package Price includes
 
Round trip economy class airfare Ex Cochin
Accommodation as mentioned
Meals, coach tours, transfers, entrance fees, sightseeing and surface transportation as mentioned in the itinerary.
Schengen Visa, Overseas Travel Insurance & Tips to the driver and guides
Services of an Intersight Holidays Tour Manager
 
Package Price excludes
 
Government Service Tax of 5% (subject to change)
Laundry, telephone, drinks or any other expense personal in nature.
All entrance fees and excursions not mentioned in itinerary
Any expenses caused by reasons beyond our control such as bad weather, natural calamities, flight delays, rescheduling or cancellations, etc.
Anything not specifically mentioned in ‘Package Price includes’ box
 
Hotels / Flights / Itinerary / Route are subject to change without notice.