European Panorama

Rs.64,340 + EUR 1359 Per Person*

Tour Duration

10 Nights / 11 Days

departure date

04 Oct 2017

holiday type

Escorted

Cities

Rome – Arezzo – Padoa – Salzburg – Innsbruck – Engelberg – Paris
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  • Wedesday, 04th Oct

Arrive into Rome
Guided City tour of Rome
Visit the Trevi Fountain
 
We assemble at the Cochin International Airport to board your flight to Rome.
 
Welcome to Rome – the Eternal City. After we finish the immigration formalities we drive you to your hotel. After the long journey you can freshen up and relax in your hotel room.
 
We proceed on a guided city tour of Rome see Piazza Venezia, see the colossal Victor Emmanuel II Monument, built to commemorate the 50th anniversary of Italian reunification. Relive the thrills of historic Rome as you view the ancient Roman & Imperial Forums.
 
Evening visit the famous Trevi Fountain - a roman legend assures your return to Rome if you throw a coin over your left shoulder into the fountain.E    
Enjoy Dinner & Overnight at your hotel in Rome.
 


  • Thursday, 05th Oct

Vatican Museum with Sistine Chapel 
Guided City Tour of Rome, Colosseum from Inside
Proceed to Arezzo
 
After a continental breakfast, check-out and we take you to the world-renowned Vatican Museum with Sistine Chapel, built between 1475 and 1483, in the time of Pope Sixtus IV. The Sistine Chapel is one of the most famous churches in the Western World. It has many beautiful frescoes, which depict the history of the universe, God and humanity. Do not miss the beautiful ceiling and also “The Last Judgement” painted on the altar by the renowned artist Michelangelo. See the St. Peter’s Basilica, the world’s largest Cathedral, which will amaze you with its size, beauty and splendour.
 
 
Later, we explore the gigantic Colosseum from Inside - symbol of Rome. It is said that when the Colosseum falls, Rome will fall and the world will follow. You’ll have the rare chance to walk through the tunnels, stand where gladiators stood and enjoy a panoramic view from the top tier. Proceed to visit Basilica St. Francis of Assisi. 
We continue our journey to Arezzo to make it easier to visit Florence and Padoa the next day.
Enjoy Dinner & Overnight at your hotel in Arezzo. (B) 
 


  • Friday, 06th Oct

Onto Florence
Continue to Padoa
 
After a continental breakfast, we check out and continue our Italian journey towards Florence, the art capital of Italy. On arrival, proceed on a guided walking tour of Florence. See the Magnificent Duomo, the Baptistery and Giotto’s Bell Tower. Walk towards Piazza Signoria to see the Palazzo Vecchio, The Logia and the Equesterian statue of Cosimo the 1st. Visit Church of Ognissanti.
Continue our journey to Padoa. On arrival, visit St Anthony’s Basilica, Padua’s most celebrated monument with a guide. While a major Christian pilgrimage site, the basilica is also known for its elaborate high altar that was decorated by the early-Renaissance master Donatello.
 
Enjoy Dinner &  Overnight at your hotel in Padoa. (B)
 


  • Saturday, 07th Oct

Guided Tour of Venice
Onto Salzburg
 
After a continental breakfast, we check out and proceed to Venice an archipelago of 118 islands, 150 canals and 400 bridges. 
 
We drive over Mussolini’s Bridge of Liberty and then take a boat ride over the Giudecca canal to St. Mark’s Square, the very heart of Venice. Here see the historic Ducal Palace, the infamous prison, the Bridge of Sighs, the exquisite Clock Tower and the baroque splendour of St. Mark’s Basilica. 
 
We then visit the Murano Glass factory where a master craftsman will demonstrate the art of creating the famous Venetian blown glass. Do not miss this opportunity to buy souvenirs at specially discounted prices. We return to St. Mark’s Square, the most photographed Square in the world and soak in the unique atmosphere of this charming city.
 
We later proceed to Salzburg. 
 
Enjoy Dinner & Overnight at your hotel in Salzburg. (B) 


  • Sunday, 08th Oct

Sound of Music Tour
Guided Tour of Salzburg
 
After a continental breakfast, relive your favorite scenes from the classic musical on The Sound of Music Tour in Salzburg. 
Later explore the Old Town of Salzburg on a guided walking tour. Pass the Festival Hall, the Cathedral and St Peter’s Abbey, as your guide explains the stories behind these historical sites and how the city became a bishop’s seat. You’ll also learn about the city’s most famous resident, Wolfgang Mozart, who was born in Salzburg and lived in the city until his late teens. As you walk through the busy shopping streets, spot the prolific composer’s home at no. 9 Getreidegasse.
 
Enjoy Dinner & Overnight at your hotel in Salzburg (B) 


  • Monday, 09th Oct

Visit Swarovski Crystal World
Orientation Tour of Innsbruck
 
After a continental breakfast, we check out and drive to Innsbruck. 
 
On arrival visit the Swarovski Crystals Museum, the amazing Crystal World Complex at Wattens. Here you have an opportunity to shop for the famous Swarovski crystals. 
 
Next go on a guided tour of Innsbruck, capital of the Tyrol province, see the Goldenes Dachl - the Golden roof, an ornate Gothic balcony, 17th Century fountain with the equestrian statue of King Leopold V, St. Anne’s Column and the Heiblinghaus, a building resembling a wedding cake.
 
Enjoy Folklore show with Dinner & Overnight at your hotel in Innsbruck. (B)


  • Tuesday, 10th Oct

Onto Engelberg
 
After a continental breakfast, we check out of our hotel and continue our journey to Switzerland’s Central Alps area. Arrive Engelberg and check in at the hotel. Rest of the day is free to relax.
 
Enjoy Dinner & Overnight at your hotel in Engelberg(B) 
 


  • Wednesday, 11th Oct

Mt. Jungfraujoch
 
After a continental breakfast, we proceed on an exciting full day excursion to Mt. Jungfraujoch. Enhance your experience of Jungfrau’s Alpine majesty on an exhilarating full-day excursion from Interlaken to the Top of Europe. Board a cogwheel train up the Jungfraujoch pass and arrive at Europe’s highest railway station, known as the 'Top of Europe'. Absorb magnificent panoramas of snow-capped Alpine spires from a height of 11,333 feet (3,454m); gaze at the jagged peak of Europe’s largest glacier; and explore a fairytale ice palace. 
 
Enjoy Dinner & Overnight at your hotel in Engelberg (B) 
 


  • Thursday, 12th Oct

Onto Cote de Nuits
 
After a continental breakfast at the hotel, checkout and proceed to Côte de Nuits. The Côte de Nuits is a French wine region located in the northern part of the Côte d'Or, the limestone ridge that is at the heart of the Burgundy wine region. Journey through the vineyards of the Cote de Nuits wine district. Learn about the different varieties and wine qualities as well as different tasks performed throughout the year to care for the vines, the harvest, and historical aspects of the vines and villages.
Later proceed to Paris. 
 
Enjoy Dinner & Overnight at your hotel in Paris (B)


  • Friday, 13th Oct

City Tour of Paris
Eiffel Tower - Level III 
Cruise on the River Seine
 
After a continental breakfast, proceed for a guided panoramic city tour. Experience Paris in all its charm, glamour and glory. See Place de la Concorde, the majestic Arc de Triomphe, the fashionable Champs Elysees and the magnificent Opera House.
 
Enter the Notre Dame Cathedrals with the( Tower Ticket ).
Later proceed to visit Eiffel Tower, the symbol of Paris, where a bird’s eye view from the 3rd level will leave you breathless!!
 
In the evening we take you on a relaxing cruise on the river Seine. See the major monuments of Paris. After the cruise, we proceed for dinner. 
 
Enjoy Dinner & Overnight at your hotel in Paris (B)


  • Saturday, 14th Oct

Return Home with Wonderful Memories
 
After a continental breakfast, we proceed to Sacre Coeur Church, 
The Basilica of the Sacred Heart of Paris, commonly known as Sacré-Cœur Basilica, A law of public utility was passed to seize land at the summit of Montmartre for the construction of the basilica. Architect Paul Abadie designed the basilica after winning a competition over 77 other architects. 
 
Later proceed to Airport.
 


 
Cost of your round trip economy class airfare valid for the duration of the tour 
Airport taxes as per the routing of the tour
Cost of the Schengen visa needed to participate in the tour
Accommodation at the hotels mentioned or similar 
Services of an Intersight Holidays Tour Manager 
Meals, coach tours, transfers, entrance fees, sightseeing and surface transportation as mentioned in the itinerary. 
Cost of Overseas Travel Insurance policy valid for the tour. (Passengers above 60 years of age will have to pay the actual difference of the insurance premium along with the medical reports) 
 

1. You can book the tour by remitting a non-refundable booking deposit of Rs. 25,000/- per person vide Cheque / Demand Draft in favour of Intersight Holidays (P) Ltd, payable at Ernakulam.

2. Along with the booking deposit, you must attach the Booking Form duly filled and signed.

3. Please hand over the passport copy of all the participants.

Visa Process:

To join your European Panorama Tour, you must be in possession of a valid multiple entry Schengen visa. On completing the booking process, our service executives will assist you preparing documents for the visa application. The visa process during the holiday season can take more than a month. We request you adhere to the time lines given by us to help you obtain your visas on time. Granting of visa is solely at the discretion of the consulate. Some Consulates may request the applicants to appear for a personal interview at their office. The expenses for the interview will have to be borne by the applicant.

 

Payment Policy:

Booking deposit: Rs. 25,000/- while confirming your booking. (Non Refundable)

Balance Payment: Immediately after obtaining the visas or 45 days before departure whichever is early.

 

Cancellation policy:

If you want to cancel your booking for any reason, you must intimate in writing to the Company and deliver it to the concerned officer you are dealing with at the sales outlet. In case of cancellations the following cancellation charges would apply.

 

Cancellation Period

Charges

46 days prior to departure

Rs. 25000/- per person

29 to 45 days prior to departure

25% of the total cost

19 to 30 days prior to departure

50% of the total cost

11 to 20 days prior to departure

75% of the total cost

01 to 10 days prior to departure

100% of the total cost

 

 

Nights

City

Hotel

Hotel Category

1

 

1

Rome

 

Arezzo

IH HOTELS Z3, GRAND FLEMING or similar

MINERVA or similar

3 / 4 Star

 

3 / 4  Star

1

Padova

SB HOTEL PADOVA, BEST WESTERN BIRI or similar

3/ 4 Star

2

Salzburg

AUSTRIA TREND HOTEL SALZBURG MITTE or similar

3/ 4 Star

1

Innsbruck

ALPENKONIG SFE / OLYMPIA / WHITE / MOUNTAIN / TYROL or similar

 

3/ 4 Star

2

Engelberg

TERRACE ENGELBERG, Hoheneck or similar

 

3/ 4 Star

2

Paris

NOVOTEL LA DEFENSE /  MERCURE LA DEFENSE or similar

 

 

3/ 4 Star

 

 

PRICE

 

Package Price per Adult on Twin / Triple sharing

Boarding from

Pricing

 

Cochin

 

Rs. 64,340 + EUR 1359

 

*Govt. Service Tax of 5% will apply on the total cost

 

Flight timings on Etihad Airlines (subject to change)

 

Date

Flight No.

Departure

Arrival

Dep. Time

Arr. Time

04 OCT

EY 281

KOCHI

ABU DHABI

0415

0655

04 OCT

EY 083

ABU DHABI

ROME

0845

1305

14 OCT

EY 038

PARIS

ABU DHABI

2150

0640

15 OCT

EY 282

ABU DHABI

KOCHI

1400

1935