18 Days Europe Itinerary
DAY 1 - 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 an Indian Restaurant. Overnight at the Hotel in London.
DAY 2 - LONDON
We will on a Half Day Guided City Tour of London that includes Tower Bridge, River Thames, Tower of London, Hydel Park, Big Ben, Westminster Palace, Westminster Abbey, St. Paul's Cathedral, the famous Piccadilly Circus and Nelsons Column at Trafalgar Square followed by the majesty of Buckingham Palace which is the Queen's official residence. Witness the Queen's 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 you have Option to visit the famous Madame Tussauds Wax Museum and in the evening enjoy a panoramic view of the English capital on London Eye – one of the world's largest observatory wheel that takes 450 ft+ above ground level. Dinner at an Indian restaurant and we proceed to the hotel for overnight stay in London.
DAY 3 - LONDON - AMSTERDAM
After breakfast, check out of the hotel and proceed to visit to Swaminarayan Temple, 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 at ferry.
DAY 4 - AMSTERDAM
Drive to Amsterdam to Visit Keukenhof of 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. Then visit Madurodam where you can see most of Holland in miniature, replicated in minute detail on a 1:25 scale. Later visit a cheese farm and a wooden shoe factory. See 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. Dinner at an Indian restaurant and we proceed to the hotel for overnight stay in Rotterdam / Amsterdam / Antwerp.
DAY 5 - AMSTERDAM CANAL - CRUISE BRUSSELS
After Breakfast Proceed to Panoramic city tour of Amsterdam by 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 and Afternoon lunch, proceed towards Brussels to Visit the world renowned Grand Place and the legendary Manneken Pis statue. Later we will stop for a photo at the Atomium. Overnight at Hotel in Brussels.
DAY 6 - BRUSSELS - PARIS
After breakfast proceed to glamorous city of Paris. After Lunch processed for a Guided City Tour of Paris with an experienced local English speaking guide. Enjoy many sights like the Arc De Triomphe, Concord Square, Opera House, Champs Elysees, Invalids and many more. Today on our tour we will enjoy an amazing cruise on the River Seine - admire the spectacular facades from your covered boat. Enjoy Night dinner at Indian restaurant. Overnight stay at hotel in Paris.
DAY 7 - PARIS
After breakfast, experience to 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 Cinderella's 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 the many rides on offer at the park (all included in the ticket).Enjoy Dinner at an Indian restaurant. Overnight at Hotel. This evening after dinner proceed on the Paris by Night Tour later proceed exciting Lido Cabaret Show.
DAY 8 - PARIS
Today we visit the third floor of the Eiffel Tower to witness a spectacular panoramic view of the city. After lunch, we proceed towards Louver Museum. We then visit the Louvre Museum, where you can see the famous Mona Lisa painting by Leonardo Da Vinci. Later this afternoon we visit French Perfumery to see a demonstration of how French perfumes are made. Hotel des Invalides, Arc de Triomphe, Champs Elysées, Place de la Concorde, and the Opera. You also have some free time for shopping.
This evening after dinner proceed to Paris by Night Tour and later see the main sights illuminated and Enjoy Night dinner at Indian restaurant. Overnight stay at hotel in Paris.
DAY 9 - 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 hotel
DAY 10 - COLOGNE
We processed to famous city of Cologne where you can marvel Europe's largest Gothic twin spire cathedral. "Cologne Cathedral" is a Roman Catholic church in Cologne, Germany. It is the seat of the Archbishop of Cologne and the administration of the Archdiocese of Cologne. It is a renowned monument of German Catholicism and Gothic architecture and is a World Heritage Site It is Germany's most visited landmark, attracting an average of 20,000 people a day.
Construction of Cologne Cathedral commenced in 1248 and was halted in 1473, leaving it unfinished. Work restarted in the 19th century and was completed, to the original plan, in 1880. It is 144.5 metres long, and its towers are approximately 157 m tall. After lunch processed to Frankfurt.
DAY 11 - HEIDELBERG - TITISEE - LUCERNE
After breakfast at the hotel, proceed to Hofgut sternen. 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 at hotel in Engelberg / Zurich / Lucerne.
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 world's first revolving cable-car ride, a truly once-in a lifetime experience. With an elevation of 3020 mt above sea level, Titlis is Central Switzerland's loftiest peak, highest lookout point and only glacier. Lunch at Mt. Titlis and proceed to Lucerne. Visit the Lion Monument and the Kapell Brucke (wooden bridge). Later, some free time to shop for famous Swiss watches at Bucherer, knives and chocolates. Dinner at Indian restaurant and Overnight at Hotel.
DAY 13 - LUCERNE - JUNGFRAU- LUCERNE
After Breakfast you have an Option to enjoy 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 at 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, Overnight at Hotel in Innsbruck.
DAY 15 - INNSBRUCK - VENICE
Proceed to Venice for Half day Guided Walking Tour of Venice. You will visit the Cathedral of Venice, St. Mark's Basilica, with the richness of its marbles and mosaics; the Doge's 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 at hotel in Venice Mestre / Padova.
DAY 16 - VENICE - PISA
Drive to Pisa to visit the Square of 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 in Arrezzo.
DAY 17 - VATICAN - ROME
After breakfast, proceed to the Vatican City includes Michelangelo's Frescoes, the Last Judgment, Sistine Chapel, St. Peter's Basilica and Michelangelo's famous Pieta. Panoramic city tour of Rome includes Tiber River, Roman Forum, Trevi Fountain and a photo stop at Colosseum from outside. Overnight at hotel Rome / Arrezo.
DAY 18 - ROME
Relax, unwind have some breakfast, and then check out and proceed to the airport for fly back home.