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Colours of Central Europe - 219990 Days

Europe is a patchwork of more than 40 individualistic countries and is a dazzling & spectacular place to explore. You will at least once find yourself on a beach, up a mountain, at a cafe or in a club thinking ‘these people know how to live’.
The Continent's celebrated cities offer endless pursuits for the traveller looking to get lost in the arts. Beyond the cities, rural landscapes tempt travellers to flee the urban scene & breathe fresh air in Swiss mountains, rolling Irish hills or sun-soaked Tuscan valleys. Witness amazing & breath-taking sights!!

  • Nice: Hotel Relais Acropolis or similar
    Chamonix: Hotel Kyriad Chambery La Ravoire or similar
    Montreux: Hotel Villa Toscane or similar
    Lugano: Hotel Acquarello Swiss Quality or similar

Day 1
DAY 1 - Arrive Nice

Arrive Nice, a wonderful French Riviera city, with rich blue-green sea and lovely art-deco facades.

On arrival at the airport, meet our chauffeur who will be holding the placard with our company’s logo and your name on it. He will guide you to your vehicle and be with you till the last of your tour. Load your luggage and proceed towards your hotel.

Upon reaching your hotel, check-in and relax as rest of the day is at leisure (Check in timings: 2 pm onwards). In the evening, we recommend you choose any of our exciting optional activities/tours available.

Overnight stay at your hotel in Nice.

Day 2
DAY 2 - Nice - City tour (B)

Enjoy buffet breakfast at the hotel.

Later, proceed for your city tour with guide. Your city tour of Nice begins with a visit to Castle Hill where the Greeks first arrived and where you can admire a breath-taking view of the old town and the port.

Next, we head towards Cimiez, where you will have the possibility to visit either the Chagall or Matisse Museum (entrances not included), as well as the Fransciscan monastery, Queen Victoria's Winter Palace and the roman ruins located within a beautiful Mediterranean garden.

The Russian Church will be our next stop and is indeed very surprising, as this is the biggest Russian Church built outside Russia under the last Tsar Nicolas II. After passing by 'La Promenade des Anglais', the tour will end in the beautiful old town of Nice with its restaurants, cafes and the famous flower market.

Overnight stay at your hotel in Nice.

Day 3
DAY 3 - Nice – Monaco – Monte Carlo (B)

Enjoy buffet breakfast at the hotel.

Later, proceed for your Monaco city tour with guide. Explore the village where every street is full of charm and history. Visit the Cathedral where Princess Grace is buried, the Palace and for a drive along the Formula One race circuit. Of course, any Monaco tour would not be complete without a stroll around Monte-Carlo with its Casino, superb hotels and beautiful gardens.

Overnight stay at your hotel in Nice.

Day 4
DAY 4 - Nice - Cannes – Marseille - Nice (B)

Enjoy buffet breakfast at the hotel.

Later, drive by the Croisette boulevard to the film festival palace and feel like a star as we walk up the world-famous steps. Marseille is also a significant cultural destination with 17 museums, 42 theatres and 7000 cinema seats.

A cultural melting pot now widely recognized and demonstrated by the designation of Marseille as European Capital of Culture 2013, Marseille's, 20 city-based museums cover all the historical periods, from ancient to contemporary art, from archaeology to the Fine Arts, and even uncovering earthenware and the motorbike, which rival each other in originality.

Overnight stay at your hotel in Nice.

Day 5
DAY 5 - Nice – Turin - Chamonix (B)

Enjoy buffet breakfast at the hotel.

Later, check-out and proceed towards the beautiful Italian city of Turin. Turin, Torino in Italian, is an interesting and often overlooked city in the Piedmont region of Italy.

Famous for the Shroud of Turin and Fiat auto plants, Turin has a lot more to offer. From its Baroque cafes and architecture to its arcaded shopping promenades and museums, Turin is a great city for wandering and exploring. Turin hosted the 2006 Winter Olympics and makes a good base for exploring nearby mountains and valleys.

Later in the afternoon, we reach Chamonix. On arrival in Chamonix, transfer to your hotel. Upon reaching your hotel, check-in and relax as rest of the day is free at leisure to explore the city on your own.

Overnight stay at your hotel in Chamonix.

Day 6
DAY 6 - Chamonix (B)

Enjoy buffet breakfast at the hotel.

Rest of the day is free at leisure to explore the city on your own.

Overnight stay at your hotel in Chamonix.

Day 7
DAY 7 - Chamonix – Geneva - Montreux (B)

Enjoy buffet breakfast at the hotel.

Later, check-out and board your coach to Geneva. Visit the international section of the city to see organizations such as the United Nations Office and the Red Cross. Continue to top attractions like the Jet d'Eau (water fountain) and the Flower Clock (L'Horloge Fleurie), and then get a taste of Geneva history with a mini-train ride (aka tramway tour) or a walking tour in Old Town with your guide (depending on the season). You also have the chance to admire the Cathedrale de St-Pierre.

Later, transfer to Montreux. On arrival in Montreux, transfer to your hotel. Upon reaching your hotel, check-in and relax as rest of the evening is free at leisure to explore the city on your own.

Overnight stay at your hotel in Montreux.

Day 8
DAY 8 - Montreux (B)

Enjoy buffet breakfast at the hotel.

After breakfast, rest of the day is free at leisure to explore the city on your own. Nestling between Lake Geneva and the steep mountains, Montreux enjoys a Mediterranean microclimate.

In July it lives to the rhythm of the Montreux Jazz Festival: 20 days of concerts and some 250,000 visitors. At a close distance, Chillon Castle, located on a rocky isle, proposes an enchanting journey through time. This medieval fortress on the mountainside and princely residence on the lakeside is one of the most visited monuments in Switzerland.

From Montreux station, a cogwheel train takes visitors in an hour to Rochers-de-Naye where they can enjoy a 360° view on Lake Geneva and the Alps. Not to be missed: the animal park Marmottes Paradise an Alpine garden and Mongolian yurts to spend the night in.

Overnight stay at your hotel in Montreux.

Day 9
DAY 9 - Montreux - Lausanne – Vevey - Montreux (B)

Enjoy buffet breakfast at the hotel.

After breakfast, we visit Lausanne & Vevey. Lausanne is the smallest of Switzerland's biggest towns.

This town, which is the provincial capital of the Canton of Vaud also has a very rich history, from Lousonna of the Roman era to Lausanne, the modern European city. It has always been a key point on the North-South route from the North Sea to the Mediterranean.

A very ancient town, Vevey already existed in the primitive period of lake dwellers on piles. Later, the Romans developed the village, well placed on the shore of Lake Geneva at the junction of the roads from their capital Avenches and from Lausanne, leading to Martigny and from there onwards to Italy. The region combines the advantages of town and country lifestyles. Walkers can easily reach the surrounding mountains, forests, fields of narcissi and vineyards.

Overnight stay at your hotel in Montreux.

Day 10
DAY 10 - Montreux - Fribourg – Neuchatel - Montreux (B)

Enjoy buffet breakfast at the hotel.

After breakfast, we visit Fribourg & Neuchatel. In Fribourg, the canton's capital and economic centre, you'll find a cultural treasure trove that goes back to the middle ages.

The city is known for its cultural plurality, university, many gourmet restaurants and bridges over the River Sarine that links the French-speaking and German-speaking part of Switzerland. The view of this major European architectural ensemble, a part of the middle ages that has survived modernity, is unforgettable.

Neuchatel is not only a city but also the capital of the canton of Neuchatel. The pleasant city is situated in the middle of vineyards and has a medieval heart. Alexander Dumas once said that the pale ochre houses were carved out of a pat of butter.

Neuchatel has even its own lake, the largest lake located entirely in Switzerland. 15 km (9.3 miles) of accessible shores invite all kind of water activities. The canals join with Lake Biel and Lake Murten.

Overnight stay at your hotel in Montreux.

Day 11
DAY 11 - Montreux – Lugano (B)

Enjoy buffet breakfast at the hotel.

After breakfast, check-out and proceed towards the beautiful city of Lugano. Later in the afternoon, we reach Lugano. On arrival, check-in to your hotel. Rest of the day is free at leisure.

Lugano is the most important city in Southern Switzerland and part of the Italian-speaking canton of Ticino. A meandering Lake of Lugano and uncountable hills and mountains are surrounding this attractive city. Known for centuries to artists, writers and poets for its exceptionally mild climate, its wonderful views and its colourful vegetation, Lugano also has the reputation as a cultural and business centre.

Its typical Mediterranean atmosphere, Italian culture and creativity skilfully combined with Swiss organization and efficiency will certainly satisfy all your expectations. Lugano is also the third financial place in Switzerland after Zurich and Geneva and a holiday destination for many Swiss since the end of 1800's. Along the lake you see lots of Venetian-type villages, showing of the closeness of its neighbour Italy. Words and pictures cannot describe its beauty.

Overnight stay at your hotel in Lugano.

Day 12
DAY 12 - St Moritz – Pontresina - Zuoz (B)

Enjoy buffet breakfast at the hotel.

After breakfast, check-out and visit St Moritz & Pontresina.

The most distinguishing feature characterizing the cities of St Moritz, Pontresina and Zuoz are their typical Engadine stone houses. Situated on the border of Italy and Austria, the Bernina (4049m/13,284ft) is the highest peak in Eastern Switzerland.

In addition to indulging in traditional sports, such as hiking and climbing, you can enjoy a spot of sailing, windsurfing, a rubber dinghy ride on the River Inn, tennis and horseback riding.

Overnight stay at your hotel in Lugano.

Day 13
DAY 13 - Lugano - Davos – Klosters - Lugano (B)

Enjoy buffet breakfast at the hotel.

After breakfast, we visit Davos & Klosters. Klosters offers a unique combination of a renowned mountain resort – the British heir to the throne Prince Charles is a regular guest – and the idyll of an unspoilt Graubünden village.

The diverse range of activities on offer in summer and winter is well suited to families with children. Nestling in what has remained the rural part of the Prättigau (Graubünden), Klosters, with its romantic village-like atmosphere.

You can enjoy winter walking paths, horse-drawn sled rides, toboggan runs and snow-shoe trekking – as well as a wide range of après-ski activities and nightlife venues in Klosters.

Overnight stay at your hotel in Lugano.

Day 14
DAY 14 - Lugano – Arosa - Chur - Lugano (B)

Enjoy buffet breakfast at the hotel.

After breakfast, we visit Chur and Arosa.

Arosa is located at the end of the romantic Schanfigg Valley at an altitude of about 1800 metres above sea level. Because of its location at the bottom of a wide valley, Arosa is very sunny and sheltered from strong winds.

At the snow sports schools of the "Arosa Club" you can learn to ski and ride snowboards in a fun way while experiencing an imaginative holiday at the same time.

Chur, the oldest Swiss city, is a hub for a number of world class skiing resorts. St Lucius Church, the Cathedral built in the 12th-13th century and the Rhaetic Museum are some interesting tourist attractions that must not be missed. Another attraction popular among tourist is the ride from Chur to Bellinzona which passes through the San Bernardino Pass.

The Swiss National Park and small villages beyond Zernez in the Engadine valley are popular among adventure buffs for their cross-country skiing and summer walking areas. The Engadine valley is also famous for its castles, fortresses, countless churches and chapels which reflects its long and rich history.

Overnight stay at your hotel in Lake Lugano.

Day 15
DAY 15 - Lugano – Depart (B)

Enjoy buffet breakfast at the hotel.

Later, check–out and transfer to the airport for your flight to onwards destination or back to India with memories which will last a life time.

Inclusions

  • 04 night at Hotel Relais Acropolis or similar in Nice.
  • 02 night at Hotel Kyriad Chambery La Ravoire or similar in Chamonix.
  • 04 nights at Hotel Villa Toscane or similar in Montreux.
  • 04 nights at Hotel Acquarello Swiss Quality or similar in Lugano.
  • Daily Continental Buffet Breakfast.
  • Mini van as per itinerary.
  • Orientation tour of Nice.
  • Orientation tour of Monaco & Visit to Monte Carlo Casino.
  • Visit to Cannes.
  • Orientation tour of Marseille.
  • Guided city tour of Turin.
  • Orientation tour of Chamonix.
  • Orientation tour of Geneva.
  • Visit to Chillon Castle.
  • Enjoy 360* view of Lake Geneva & the Alps with Rochers De Naye cog wheel train.
  • Orientation tour of Lausanne & Vevey.
  • Orientation tour of Fribourg & Neuchatel.
  • Orientation tour of Lugano.
  • Visit to St Moritz, Pontresina & Zuoz.
  • Visit to Davos & Klosters.
  • Visit to Arosa & Chur.

Exculsions

  • 5% Goods & Service Tax is applicable on total invoice.
  • 3 Euro Driver tips per person per day.
  • No Porterage included.
  • Airfare and Airport Taxes.
  • Visa & Overseas Travel Insurance.
  • Cost of All Meals other than those specified in inclusions.
  • Any Optional Tours.
  • Cost of foreign exchange for personal expenses.
  • Expenses of personal nature, mini bar in the room, laundry, telephone bills, tips, gratuities etc.
  • Cost of any other services not specifically mentioned in inclusions.
  • Any increase in the rate of exchange leading to an increase in surface transportation and land arrangements, which may come into effect prior to departure. The tour price is subject to increase without notice if this rate changes substantially prior to the departure of your tour.

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