European Romance

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Days

Description

Stay

day 1

ARRIVAL IN AMSTERDAM: Arrive at Amsterdam airport. Get transferred to your hotel. Check in. Relax.

Amsterdam

day 2

AMSTERDAM HOP-ON-HOP-OFF 48 HOURS WITH CANAL CRUISE: Soak up the charms of enchanting Amsterdam on a red double-decker bus that lets you explore at your leisure. Unlimited rides let you hop on and off whenever you want to get a closer look, so you can visit all the city's attractions or just sit back and relax as you ride through the city's canal-side streets. Make your way into town from the cruise ship terminal and snag a seat on the open-air top deck or the comfortable lower level of a bright, double-decker bus. Settle into your seat and listen to commentary about Amsterdam past and present, and future, plus get insider tips about where to shop, dine, or dance the night away.

Amsterdam

day 3

AMSTERDAM – PARIS: Make your own way to the Amsterdam train station and board your train to Paris. Arrive at Paris train station. Make your own way to the hotel. Check in. Relax. PARIS 2 DAYS HOP-ON-HOP-OFF TOUR: Discover all the romance, history, and atmosphere of the French capital on an open-air double-decker bus. Explore the City of Light at your own pace, scoping out world-famous monuments like Notre-Dame, the Arc de Triomphe, and the Eiffel Tower and hopping off to get a closer look at Parisian landmarks. Jump into a seat on the breezy top deck or comfortable interior of a double-decker sightseeing bus, the perfect vehicle for getting a lay of the land and zipping between must-visit sites. As you ride along, gazing out the windows at elegant architecture and enchanting districts, listen to engaging and insightful commentary about Paris past and present. Cruise past the well-heeled shoppers on the Champs-Elysées, and hop off if you'd like to stroll across the Seine to look up at the Eiffel Tower among the picnickers on the Champ de Mars. Alternatively, sit back for the entire loop and relax as you take in panoramic views of the capital’s sights. If you're ready to stretch your legs, head to Notre-Dame for a walking tour through the historic heart of the city. SEINE RIVER CRUISE: Sail along the banks of the River Seine, passing under magnificent bridges and spotting legendary sights such as Notre-Dame Cathedral, the palatial architecture of the Louvre, and the filigreed ironwork of the Eiffel Tower. As you drift between landmarks, listen to engaging commentary about the City of Light. Tour starts from a centrally located meeting point. Tour duration: 1 hour approx.

Paris

day 4

EIFFEL TOWER SKIP-THE-LINE TOUR: Start your tour across the Seine from the Eiffel Tower at Trocadero Plaza, where shutterbugs gather to snap their own image of this iconic structure. Listen to your guide share stories about its construction, timed to coincide with the 1889 World's Fair, and then stroll over the Pont d'Iéna to the Eiffel Tower's iron-shrouded base. Continue past the long queues and head straight to the second-storey observation deck, where you can take in sweeping views of Paris while your guide points out nearby sights, from the curving bends of the Seine River to the people-packed lawns of the Champ de Mars. Part ways with your guide and linger a bit longer enjoying the views, or head up to the top floor on your own for a lofty look at the City of Lights. Tour starts from a centrally located meeting point. Tour duration: 1.5 – 3 hours approx.

Paris

day 5

PARIS – ZURICH: Make your own way to the Paris train station and board your train to Zurich. Arrive at Zurich train station. Make your own way to the hotel. Check in. Relax.

Zurich

day 6

FULL DAY MOUNT TITLIS & LUCERNE TOUR: Embark on an excursion to the one of the highest points in Switzerland. Journey to the mountain resort of Engelberg, where you board the Rotair, a revolving cable car, for a 45-minute trip from the bottom of the green valley to the high alpine glacier region, where snow is guaranteed year-round. Once you’ve arrived at Mount Titlis, take a magnificent ride in the world's first revolving cable car, which offers panoramic views of the Alps. At the summit, step into the incredible Ice Grotto – an incredible winter wonderland deep underground. If you're a thrill-seeker, try the Ice Flyer – a chairlift ride over the glacier with fantastic views into crevasses and ice falls. You can also enjoy a snow slide on the Fun Lift. On your way back to Zurich, stop in the picturesque city of Lucerne in the foothills of the Alps. During your free time here, spend some time exploring the winding streets and scenic green parks as well as the Lion Monument and the beautiful Chapel Bridge. Tour starts from a centrally located meeting point.

Zurich

day 7

RETURN: Get transferred to airport and board your flight back home with wonderful memories.

 

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Hotels

2 Nights | Amsterdam | Hampshire Hotel Beethoven | Standard room with breakfast
2 Nights | Paris | Mercure Paris Bastille Marais Hotel | Standard room with breakfast
2 Nights | Zurich | NH Zurich | Standard room with breakfast

Intercity Transport

Amsterdam – Paris | High speed train ticket
Paris – Zurich | High speed train ticket

Transfers

Amsterdam airport – Amsterdam hotel | Private transfers
Zurich hotel – Zurich airport | Shared transfers

Sightseeing

Paris 2 Days Hop-On-Hop-Off Tour
Seine river cruise
Eiffel Tower Skip-the-line Tour
Full Day Mount Titlis & Lucerne Tour
Amsterdam Hop-on-hop-off 48 hours with Canal cruise

Visa

Schengen tourist visa assistance only (Actual visa fee not included)

Travel Insurance

100000 USD travel cover for 7 days

Exclusions

International Flights
Visa fee
City taxes in hotels
Transfers to and from train stations
Transfers to and from sightseeing start points
Meals (Lunch & dinner)
Anything not mentioned explicitly in Inclusions

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