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Today we will take the flight late in the evening for London. Night on board.
Arrival in London in the morning. Our first impression of Europe with a pleasant welcome by the representative of Rangoli tours. We proceed to our centrally located hotel and check in. After a sumptuous lunch, the rest of the day will be free to relax, acclimatize and discover the city. Dinner in a downtown restaurant and overnight in hotel.
After breakfast, we go for a panoramic tour of the city. We pass by the West minister Abbey, Trafalgar Square, St Paul's cathedral, Piccadilly circus, the Tower of London and many more. We moment to cherish - the change of guards before the royal palace.
On our Eternal Europe tour we relish the exceptional ride on London eye.
The British Airways London eye is 450ft tall making it the world's highest observation wheel and London's fourth tallest structure. You will experience totally new perspectives of some of the Capital's most famous landmarks and a birds eye view across an approx 30 mile radius of London. There are 32 fully enclosed, high tech capsules, taking 30 mins to complete one full 360 degree rotation.
Now is time for a well deserved lunch in the city. Afternoon free to roam around and shop. Dinner in downtown restaurant and overnight in hotel.
Breakfast at hotel. Today we take the Eurostar - on eof the fastest trains in the world for a breath taking journey through the Channel, the underwater tunnel connecting Britan to continental Europe.
On arrival in Brussels, we go for an orientation tour of Brussles, the Grand palace and the town hall, th Royal palace, the world famous Manneken Pis statue, the Atomium etc.
Lunch in town and drive to Antwerp in the afternoon. Check in our centrally located hotel. Interestingly Antwerp is the city of diamonds. 70% of all the world's diamonds are now traded in the Antwerp, Europe's new hot spot. The diamond shopper's paradise has moved from Amsterdam to Antwerp (Belgium) after World war II.
Nowadays Amsterdam is known for its tulips and canals. If you want to shop for chocolates or diamonds, Antwerp is the place to be! We will visit a diamond cutting factory preferably in Antwerp otherwise Amsterdam, where you will have the opportunity to take your pick of the lifetime at a discounted rate specially for the Eternal Europe tour.
After breakfast we drive to Amsterdam via Keukenhof (till mid May) or Madurodam (23rd March to 19th May). In Keukenhof, take the breath taking view of the vast tulip fields, an explosion of colours which one has to see to believe. In Madurodam, visit the miniature Holland Madurodam, for more than 50 years Holland's smallest city, is opened all year around. The canal houses of Amsterdam, the Alkmaar cheese market and parts of the Delta works, all replicated in minute detail on a 1:25 scale. All is set in the beautiful gardens.
We stop before one of the famous Dutch windmills for photographs. Continuation to Amsterdam and check-in our centrally located hotel.
After lunch we go out to visit Amsterdam, the city of canals and much more. A visit to the Van Gogh museum is a must, the museum which houses the largest collection of paintings of the eccentric master, Visit the old medieval town and the Royal palace. We take the boat to discover the canals and the magnificent buildings of Amsterdam, which reflects the typical Dutch architecture.
The rest of the afternoon and evening is free to explore the caches of the town, the innumerable cafes, shopping areas, the Dam Square etc.
Dinner and overnight at hotel.
After Breakfast we say Goodbye to Holland and drive down to Germany in Cologne where we see the world famous Cologne Cathedral, a World Heritage monument.
Begun in 1248, the construction of this Gothic masterpiece took place in several stages and was cot completed until 1880. Over seven centuries, successive builders were inspired by the same faith and a spirit of absolute fidelity to the original plans.
Lunch in Cologne and proceed to Heidelberg. Check-in hotel.
Then take an orientation tour of the town. We visit the old town and the famous Heidelberg castle which dominates the town. Strolling around in the old town is a wonderful experience. Dinner and overnight at hotel.
After Breakfast we drive through the mesmerizing Black Forest to enter into Switzerland. Visit the Rhine falls, the largest falls in Europe, offer a spectacular showpiece to visitors. With an average flow of 25,000 cubic ft/sec (700m3/sec) the water cascades down the cataracts, which are 450ft wide and 75ft high. Proceed to Bern where we will take a succulent lunch.
Then visit Bern on foot, as it is the best way to discover the Swiss capital, a UNESCO Cultural World Heritage Site. Visit the Cathedral, Clock tower, Bear Pits, Houses of Parliament and Bundesplatz. In the afternoon we proceed to Interlaken. Check-in in our hotel. Dinner and overnight in hotel.
Today we are up to discover the marvels of the Swiss Alps. A morning excursion to Jungfraujoch after breakfast at hotel will take us in the Cogwheel train through breathtakingly beautiful landscapes. The unforgettable trip to our high-Alpine wonderland of eternal ice and snow is the true highlight of a visit to Switzerland. At an amazing 3454m, Europe's highest altitude railway station.
Visit the Sphinz observation hall and terrace, the glistening Ice Palace, a walk on the eternal snows of the Jungfrau plateau. Amazing all year round attractions on the Jungfraujoch - Top of Europe! The Ice Gateway links the Ice Palace with the glacier plateau.
Experience the high Alpine winter world at close quarters, in all four seasons and whatever be the weather, from the shelter of the new building. Lunch and return to The Interlaken in the middle of afternoon. Proceed to Geneva and check-in in our centrally located hotel. Evening free to explore the city. Dinner in a downtown restaurant and overnight in hotel.
We visit the cosmopolitan city of Geneva after breakfast.
Situated between the Alps and the Jura mountains at the very south-west part of Switzerland, Geneva presents a marvelous surrounding to its visitors who can enjoy the alpine mountains in the background of the environing green countryside. A great number of International Organizations, among which the U.N is the most famous, have their head-quarters in Geneva, making it to the Capital of Peace.
We visit the Jet d'Eau,the water fountain in the lake. This is a 140m high water monument, the English Garden with its famous Flower watch. The Flower watch reminds us about that Geneva is the birthplace of the Swiss clock and watch making industry. Than we stroll around the old city.
Lunch in the town and drive to Paris. Check-in in your centrally located hotel. Dinner and overnight in hotel.
In Paris they say C'est magique which means Its magical.
After breakfast at hotel, we go for a guided Orientation tour of Paris to discover its magic. We see the Louvre museum, the Arc de Triomphe and Champs Elysees, the famous Notre dame cathedral, the Opera and many more. The end of this half day tour brings us to the dream, the Eiffel tower. Here, all of you have the opportunity to go to the top of the tower, a unique experience not to be missed under any pretext.
Paris is a city to be savored on foot independently. So today the lunch is free and you have ample tie to stroll around the city. But do not forget to return to your hotel early in the evening because the magic continues in the form of Paris by night.
Today we go to the famous cabret Belle Epoque for an unique experience. The mind blowing show along with a sumptuous dinner at the Belle Eopque to mark an unforgettable night. Overnight at hotel.
We drive to Versailles after breakfast for the guided visit of the Versailles castle of the largest palaces on earth, built by the French monarch Louis IV, the 'Sun King'.
In May 6, 1682, Versailles became the official residence of the Court of France, supplanting the palaces at the Louvre and Saint Germain-en-Laye. We have access to the exquisite State apartments (Grand apartment, Hall of mirror. Queen's suite) and the Museum of the history of France.
Return to Paris for lunch in town and then we board the boat for a river cruise on the Seine river from where we can enjoy another aspect of this marvelous city. Afternoon free to roam around in the numerous shopping arcades to fill the heart to the brim. Dinner and overnight in hotel.