Best of Europe

12 Nights / 13 Days
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Description

Rome ⇾ Florence ⇾ Venice ⇾ Milan ⇾ Zurich ⇾ Paris ⇾ London

Main Attractions

  • Lindt Chocolate Shop
  • Bahnhofstrasse – Zurich’s Shopping Boulevard
  • Champs Elysees
  • Arc de Triumph
  • Concorde Square
  • Louvre Museum
  • Notre Dame De Paris
  • Les Invalides
  • Place Vendome
  • Pantheon
  • La Madeleine
  • Montmartre
  • Westminster Abbey
  • Tower of London guided tour
  • Panoramic Tour

Inclusions

  • 1 Night accommodation in Rome at the Best Western Astrid
  • 1 Night accommodation in Florence at the Arcadia Florence
  • 2 Nights accommodation in Venice at the Vienna
  • 1 Night accommodation in Milan at the Lugano
  • 2 Nights accommodation in Zurich at the Best Western Hotel Spirgarten
  • 3 Nights accommodation in Paris at the Ibis Paris Maine Montparnasse
  • 2 Nights accommodation in London at the Pacific
  • Train tickets
  • Sightseeing tours as per the itinerary are operated on shared basis or will depend as per your vehicle selection during Customisation
  • Return airport transfers are on private basis
  • Inclusive of all current applicable taxes. City Tax is not included, it has to be paid directly by the guest at the time of check in.

Exclusions

  • Peak/festival period surcharge
  • Beverages NOT included in the quotation
  • Visas & Airfare
  • Entrance Fee (unless specified)
  • Driver & Guide Tipping
  • Room service
  • Early Check-in
  • Late Check-out
  • Luggage truck & Porter
  • 50% supplement for arrival/departure transfer between 2200 hrs – 0700 hrs
  • If City / Resort Fees / Tourist taxes are applicable then the same will be Payable directly at hotel /Apartment.

Terms & Conditions

  • Hotel standard Check-In / Check-out time 1400 hrs and 1200 hrs respectively.
  • Prices are dynamic and subject to change unless the booking is put on hold-On time limit basis or vouchered. Rates include only those items specified in your itinerary.
  • Transfers in between 1900 Hrs to 0700 50 % of Transfer supplement will be charged
  • Maximum waiting time at the airport shall be 60 – 90 minutes from the touchdown of the flight.
  • Refund strictly as per the cancellation policy given.

Itinerary

1

Day 1

Rome International Airport – Hotel (Rome)

Welcome to Italy. Upon arrival you will be met by our local representative who will transfer to hotel. Check in into hotel and relax for the day or enjoy city at your own pace and comfort.

Half Day free time in Rome (No Services included) (Rome)

There is no service included, you may spend time, as per your interests.

2

Day 2

Hotel – Rome Central Station (Rome)

Checkout and get transferred to the airport for further journey.

Florence Central Station – Hotel (Florence)

Welcome to Florence. Upon arrival you will be met by our local representative who will transfer to hotel. Check in into hotel and relax for the day

Half Day free time in Florence (No Services Included) (Florence)

There is no service included, you may spend time, as per your interests.

3

Day 3

Hotel – Florence Central Station (Florence)

Checkout and get transferred to the railway station for further journey

Venezia Santa Lucia railway station – Hotel (Venice)

Welcome to Venice. Upon arrival you will be met by our local representative who will transfer to hotel. Check in into hotel and relax for the day or enjoy city at your own pace and comfort.

Half Day free time in Venice (No Services included) (Venice)

There is no service included, you may spend time, as per your interests.

4

Day 4

City Sightseeing Hop on hop off -24 hours (Venice)

Get on board of a very special hop on hop off: your red boat will let you discover the most romantic city in the world in the easiest and most convenient way!

Even though there are about 97 other cities or towns named Venice in the world, our Venezia is and will always be a unique city! It has been built on an archipelago of 118 small islands in 800 AC, Venice today is an extraordinary mixture of artistic and cultural influences which reach the city by land and most of all by sea. This particular city is crossed by 150 canals and connected by over 400 bridges, for this reason it can only be visited on foot or by boat. Without any doubt, admiring the beautiful city of Venezia from the sea is a unique emotion and our red boats will accompany you around the Laguna of Venice. The typical Hop On Hop service will allow you to get on and off from the boat at any stop, that way have the maximum liberty to visit the major sights and attractions. From Piazza San Marco to Ponte dei Sospiri, from the beaches of Lido to the Island of Murano, City Sightseeing will take you on a trip through history, culture and tradition in the most romantic city in the world, so all you have to do is take a seat and admire your surroundings.

Inclusions:

  • Hop On hop Off Ticket 24 hour
  • city map
  • No transfers
  • free wifi on board.

Please note:
Voucher must be exchanged on the boats branded City Sightseeing. Passengers can get on board at any stop of City Sightseeing stops. The voucher can be used only within 5 days from the selected date of the tour. You must print and surrender a paper version of your booking voucher for this activity (showing your voucher on a smartphone is not accepted). No refund can be given for customers without a printed copy of their voucher. Itineraries (stops, journey and times) are subject to changes without notice in case of unplanned traffic restrictions, high tide, City Sightseeing is not responsible for disruption or line diversion beyond his control. In case of disruption beyond his control, City Sightseeing guarantees the possibility to reschedule but no refund possible. Estimated intervals at each stop are approximately as they might be affected by traffic conditions. For any info please contact City Sightseeing office number +39041716549.

Please Note :

Main departure points are :

Stazione Ferroviaria Santa Lucia- Stazione Marittima (Cruise Terminal)- San Marco (Giardinetti Reali)- Lido SME (Pontile ACTV)- Murano (Pontile Fornace Ferro)- Zattere (Incurabili)- Stazione Marittima (Cruise Terminal). from 0940 to 1636.

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Day 5

Half Day free time in Venice (No Services included) (Venice)

There is no service included, you may spend time, as per your interests.

Hotel – Venezia Santa Lucia railway station (Venice)

Checkout and get transferred to the railway station for further journey.

Milano Centrale Railway Station – Hotel (Milan)

Welcome to Milan. Upon arrival at the Train Station you will be met by our local representative who will transfer you to city hotels .

Half Day free time in Milan (No Services included) (Milan)

There is no service included, you may spend time, as per your interests.

6

Day 6

Half Day free time in Milan (No Services included) (Milan)

There is no service included, you may spend time, as per your interests.

Hotel – Milano Centrale Railway Station (Milan)

Check out from the hotel and proceed to Railway Station for your onward journey

Zürich Hauptbahnhof – Hotel (Zurich)

Welcome to Zurich. Upon arrival at the Train Station you will be met by our local representative who will transfer you to city hotels .

 Half Day free time in Zurich (No services Included) (Zurich)

There is no service included, you may spend time, as per your interests.

7

Day 7

Full Day Zurich Tour with Cruise & Chocolate SIC (Zurich)

Discover Zürich, Switzerland’s business and cultural hub, on this versatile city tour! Listen to your multilingual guide pointing out the highlights of this unique city. Admire the Old Town on an entertaining stroll and relax during a one-hour cruise on Lake Zürich. Sweet finish of the day – the visit of the famous Lindt Chocolate Shop.

Sit back, relax on a comfortable, air-conditioned coach and let us show you our city. Pass by the castle-like National Museum, the shopping avenue Bahnhofstrasse and Zürich’s famous financial district. Picture stop at “Enge” harbour to enjoy beautiful vistas of the crystal-clear Lake Zürich. Continue passing by the renowned Opera House to the “Zürichberg” district and experience the ride uphill by cogwheel train (Dolderbahn) to a viewpoint where the noble five-star Grand Hotel Dolder is located. Take in breath-taking views of the city, the lake and the snow-covered Alps before cruising the university quarter. Passing the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH Zürich) and Zürich’s art museum, you reach the charming Old Town. Admire the medieval streets, the patriarchal guild houses, Zürich’s town hall and its emblematic churches on an entertaining stroll. Along the picturesque Limmat river you reach the pier to board the boat for a pleasant one-hour cruise on the pristine waters of Lake Zürich. A lovely stroll along the shores takes you to the headquarters of the world-famous chocolate factory Lindt & Sprüngli. A great shopping opportunity awaits you at the Lindt Chocolate Shop – heaven for all chocolate lovers and hard to resist. Browse the immense assortment and buy some of the most delicious Swiss chocolate as a gift for your friends and families back home. The tour ends with the coach ride back to the Sihlquai coach parking.

Inclusions:
-Live guided in English and German
-Audio guide for the part in the coach in Spanish/ Chinese/ Japanese/ Russian
-Transportation in comfortable coach
-Ride with cogwheel railway Dolderbahn
-1-hour cruise on Lake Zürich
-Visit to Lindt Chocolate Shop

Exclusions:
-Meals
-Beverages
-Personal expenses

Departure
13.00 h
03. Apr to 20. Oct
Mon – Fri

Return
Sihlquai 18.15 h

8

Day 8

Hotel – Zürich Hauptbahnhof (Zurich)

Check out from hotel and get transferred to the train station for your journey to further destination .

Gare de Lyon – City centre (Paris)

Welcome to Paris.Upon arrival at the train station you will be met by our local representative who will transfer you to the city

 Half Day free time in Paris (No Services included) (Paris)

There is no service included, you may spend time, as per your interests.

9

Day 9

1 Day Hop on Hop off Pass SIC (Paris)

Departure
Address : Any Hop on Hop off bus stop
Paris

Visit Paris boarding an opent top bus “Paris l’Opentour” and enjoy an exceptional view of Paris.
Hop on Hop off as often as you please and see Paris in your own time and at your own pace with the 4 tour itineraries. Explore the Paris you have been looking for, historical, romantic, fashionable, fun and shopper friendly while listening to nice audioguided commentaries!
Bus frequency gives you the opportunity to visit at your own pace the top monuments and to be seated comfortably each time you take the bus.

The pass is valid one day, whatever time you start the tour.

Commentary available in French, English, German, Spanish, Italian, Portuguese, Russian, Japanese, and Mandarin Chinese.
Children’s commentary with stories and legends about Paris (The Phantom of the Opera, Quasimodo The Hunchback of Notre Dame, and D’Artagnan and the Three Musketeers) available in three languages: French, English, and Spanish.

1 pass / 4 tour itineraries / 50 stops:
Paris Grand Tour (green line): 2.00 hrs
Montparnasse Saint-Germain (orange line): 1.00 hr
Montmartre – Grands Boulevards (yellow line): 1.20 hrs
Bastille – Bercy (blue line): 1.00 hr

>> Discover the 4 tour itineraries on a map
>> Discover all the stops
>> Discover the timetable

Buses Frequency:
April – October (summer season):every 10 minutes
November – March (winter season): every 20-30 minutes

Please note:
E-ticket use: Mobile Responsive voucher to show the Driver at any Open Tour’s Bus Stop : avoid unnecessary printing! The day on which you redeem the e-ticket counts as the first day of your pass.
The price includes:

Transportation in open-top-double-decker bus.
Recorded commentary and personal earphone sets (digital sound).
Commentaries of story and tales of Paris for children (French, English and Spanish)

10

Day 10

 Full Day free time In Paris (No Services included) (Paris)

There is no service included, you may spend time, as per your interests.

11

Day 11

City centre – Gare de Lyon (Paris)

Check out from hotel and move towards station.

London Railway Station – CENTRAL/WEST/NORTH/SOUTH LONDON (London)

Welcome to London. Upon arrival you will be met by our local representative who will transfer to hotel. Check in into hotel and relax for the day or enjoy city at your own pace and comfort.

Half Day free time in London (No services Included) (London)

There is no service included, you may spend time, as per your interests.

11

Day 11

City centre – Gare de Lyon (Paris)

Check out from hotel and move towards station.

London Railway Station – CENTRAL/WEST/NORTH/SOUTH LONDON (London)

Welcome to London. Upon arrival you will be met by our local representative who will transfer to hotel. Check in into hotel and relax for the day or enjoy city at your own pace and comfort.

Half Day free time in London (No services Included) (London)

There is no service included, you may spend time, as per your interests.

12

Day 12

Full Day London in Style SIC (London)

Highlights
Travel in style on-board an iconic, vintage Routemaster bus. Receive a private welcome at The Tower of London, enjoy the food stalls at Borough Market and finish the day with a delicious afternoon tea at Westminster Abbey.

-Travel on a beautifully restored vintage red London bus from the early 1960’s
-Westminster Abbey entrance and guided tour
-Westminster Abbey afternoon tea
-Tower of London entrance and guided tour
-Visit the Crown Jewels at the Tower of London before the crowds and access the new ‘Armoury in Action’ exhibition
-Borough Market visit
-Professional Blue Badge tour guide
-VOX audio technology enabling you to hear your guide at all times

Afternoon Tea at Westminster Abbey
Enjoy a sumptuous afternoon tea at the Cellarium Café located inside the Abbey. Tour ends here so enjoy your Afternoon Tea at your own pace.

What’s Included
Entrance to the Tower of London
Entrance to Westminster Abbey
Afternoon Tea at Westminster Abbey
Personal Audio Headset
Live English speaking guide

Exclusions
Lunch (time will be included in the itinerary for a refreshment break)
Pick up and Drop off at your Hotel

Additional Information
Tour Starts: Monday – 9.00am, Evan Evans Office 258 Vauxhall Bridge Road

Tuesday – Friday 8.15am, Evan Evans Office 258 Vauxhall Bridge Road

Tour Finishes: approx 4.30pmpm at Westminster Abbey

Entrance to the Tower of London and Westminster Abbey and afternoon tea is included in the tour price. *Borough market lunch is not included in the price.

Please note there are quite a few stairs within the White Tower and there is no disabled access.

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Day 13

Half Day free time in London (No services Included) (London)

There is no service included, you may spend time, as per your interests.

CENTRAL LONDON – London Heathrow Airport (London)

Check out from hotel and proceed to Airport.