TODAY’S HIGHLIGHTS: Evening transfer to the Trastevere district. Welcome to Rome! Upon arriving at the airport, we will be waiting to transfer you to your hotel. Check the information boards in the hotel reception area for details of the welcome meeting with your guide and fellow travellers. In the evening we will transfer you to Trastevere area (this neighbourhood will be a great introduction to Rome). Take a stroll through the narrow cobbled streets of the Trastevere district and find its hidden treasures, such as some modest medieval churches and small shops with interesting souvenirs. After dinner we return to the hotel.
TODAY’S HIGHLIGHTS: City tour of Rome. Roman Coliseum and Vatican City. In the morning, we will have a tour of the city, which will be a great introduction to “The Eternal City”. We enter the tiny state of the Vatican where you will be visiting St. Peter’s Basilica. After the visit to the Vatican, We head to the Roman Coliseum (admission price included), the principal symbol of Rome. This impressive construction dates back 2,000 years and will transport us in time so that we can learn about ancient society in the Roman Empire. After our dinner, head back to the hotel.
TODAY’S HIGHLIGHTS: Tour with a local expert from Florence, Exploring the view from Piazzale Michelangelo. Today we will leave Rome, and head north of Italy. The route is picturesque and has beautiful landscapes. We arrive at FLORENCE, and head straight to the impressive Piazzale Michelangelo. In the evening we take a tour with a local expert, walking through the historic centre, and exploring places such as the Ponte Vecchio, the Duomo, and Plaza della Signoria. This city is truly an outdoor museum. Enjoy some leisure time to explore. In the evening you will have time and so many options for dinner since you can find many restaurants serving Italian and continental cuisine in Florence.
TODAY’S HIGHLIGHTS: Boat on Venice’s Canal, Visit and admission to the St. Mark's Basilica, Admiring the technique of crafting Murano Glass. In the morning we drive to Venice and enjoy the stunning mountain landscapes while we cross the Apennine Mountains. After our arrival in VENICE, we take the boat and cross the Giudecca to the Island of Venice. With a local guide, we will visit the marvellous St. Mark's Square and enter the St. Mark’s Basilica (entrance included). Afterwards, we will visit the Murano Glass Factory where you will be fascinated to see the technique of how this ancient glass is made. Enjoy some time at leisure to explore. Your accommodation will be at the Mestre district.
TODAY’S HIGHLIGHTS: Visit to the city of Romeo and Juliet and Exploring the beautiful countryside while crossing the Alps (lakes and snowy mountains) We will depart from Venice, and will be heading straight to VERONA. After our arrival at Verona, we will take a shuttle to the historic centre. Our guide will instruct you on the places for you to walk in what is known as the Romeo and Juliet’s city - the city of lovers! After our visit in Verona, we continue our journey to LUGANO, the cosmopolitan capital of the Italian Switzerland, and known for its beautiful lake. Here you can take a stroll and have some lunch while you are exploring. We resume our journey on to Zurich, through the route lined with beautiful lakes and mountains with snow-capped peaks. We reach ZURICH and enjoy some free time in the historic centre situated next to the lake. Here you will also be able to dine in one of the many restaurants serving a variety of international cuisine.
TODAY’S HIGHLIGHTS: Admiring the fantastic landscapes, Cable car to Grindelwald (Lunch included). Today ́s journey will be through beautiful landscapes with high mountains and lakes where will also be enjoying the breathtaking scenery in the region of Interlaken. We will stop in GRINDELWALD, where we will have time for a coffee before taking the cable car up to the mountains. We will walk along the winding path which will lead us to the "footbridge over the empty". Dare to walk along the bridge amongst the fantastic scenery enjoying glaciers all around us. We will be having our lunch (which is included) on the top of the mountain before heading back down. We continue our journey to LUCERNE, one of the most beautiful cities in Switzerland. In the evening we will have time to stroll around and enjoy the city and have your dinner before we return to the hotel in Zurich.
TODAY’S HIGHLIGHTS: Exploring Bern, the capital city of Switzerland. We will embark on a scenic journey to BERN, capital city of the confederation built around a bend in the Aare River, with its medieval architecture well preserved in the Old Town. Here you will take a stroll to explore the city. We end our tour in Switzerland and begin our journey to France. Enjoy beautiful lake views on our trip to PARIS. We will arrive at Paris in the evening.
TODAY’S HIGHLIGHTS: City tour in Paris. Climb to the second floor of the Eiffel Tower. Boat ride along the Seine. Evening transfer. Today we take a guided tour to discover the history, main boulevards and the breathtaking monuments of Paris. We end the guided tour at the Eiffel Tower. You will have the opportunity to climb up to the second floor of this remarkable metal monument (ticket admission included) . End your visit with a boat cruise along the River Seine, which divides the north of Paris from the south. Enjoy an afternoon of leisure to explore and relax. At sunset enjoy dinner in the Latin Quarter, a very picturesque historic area where a wide variety of international cuisines await you. We will then return to hotel. (Please note: Sometimes queues to climb the Eiffel Tower are long. For organizational reasons, if deemed appropriate, the climb can be made at a different time of the day (or Monday).
TODAY’S HIGHLIGHTS: Time at leisure. We will start the day by going to the centre of Paris, to the area of the Louvre Museum. Enjoy some leisure time to explore. If you wish, we can accompany you to Benlux, one of the most complete and best-known perfumeries in Paris. (Please Note: For those who are interested, an optional excursion to Disneyland Paris is available)
After breakfast, we end our tour in Europe.
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