5 June 2019 – 13 Nights DIL DHADAKNE DO
Immerse Yourself into the finest sights Europe has to offer. This trip will take you to the ‘Last Post’ ceremony in Belgium, through Alsacienne Wine villages and UNESCO World Heritage sites.On our way to Verona we stop at stunning Lucerne, here we enjoy a boat ride on the beautiful Lake Lucerne.In romantic Venice enjoy a gondola ride. Then embark on the the magnificent MSC Sinfonia, which sails to Croatia, one of the most popular and exciting destinations and also to Greek islands of Santorini, one of the highlights of the Mediterranean and Mykonos . You will cruise to Dubrovnik, Montenegro and be mesmerized by Santorini.. On your return you still have a lot to look forward to – Medieval walled towns, stunning castles and pretty Dutch villages. Countries visited France, Switzerland, Italy , Greece, Croatia, Austria, Germany ,Luxembourg and Holland. We also enjoy a seven night cruise with a Bollywood theme, music , dancing , quiz shows , Indian food and all the facilities of this magnificent ship. Wow, what a gem of a holiday!
Day 1 : UK to France : This morning as we head for Dover for a mid-afternoon ferry to France. We cross into Belgium where we stop at the Flemish town of Ypres. You may then pay your respects during the ‘Last Post’ ceremony. this takes place each evening in commemoration of British and Commonwealth Soldiers who were killed in the Ypres Salient of World War 1 and Whose graves are unknowns. We then re-join the coach for a short drive to our overnight hotel near Lille.
Day 2 : France : Depart after breakfast and travel via the motorways through Belgium to Luxembourg where we make a stop around lunchtime. the old city of Luxembourg is a UNESCO World Heritage site, with one third being landscaped green spaces. There will be time to take the tourist bus in order to discover the best of the sights, or Just take time for lunch, sightseeing or shopping. We continue via the Alsace region of France, where we will stop for dinner before continuing to our next overnight stop near Mulhouse.
Day 3 : Verona : Shortly after leaving our hotel this morning we will leave tha European union and enter Switzerland,where we are greeted by a landspace that unfolds to show us beautiful green hills and crystal clear lakes we make a stop in the popular tourist city of luceme famous forits covered wooden bridge dating back to 1333 here you will have time for lunch and do some sightseeing before continuing our journey south towards the italian border.we enter the lombarby region of Italy arriving at our hotel near Verona later in the evening.
Day 4 : Venice : This morning we head to the cruise terminal in before boarding your cruise ship if you take a look around Venice and enjoy a gondola ride ,before returning for check in and embarkation of your cruise for the next 7 nights.Make sure to be on deck to watch the sail out past ST Marks square.
Day 5 : Split : Croatia’s second-largest city,split is a great place to see dalmatian life as it’s really lived always buzzing this exuberant city has just the right balance between tradition and modernity. Step inside diocletian’s palace a UNESCO World heritage site and one of the world’s most impressive Roman monuments where you’ll see dozens of bars,restaurants and shops.
Day 6 : Sea Day
Day 7 : Santorini : Santorini is really best approached by sea, as your arriving craft manoeuvres over the impossible midnight blue waters of the caldera, the sheer lava cliffs of the caldera lip, layered in varicoloured rock, loom overhead, with white houses on the top like a dusting of snow.
Day 8 : Mykonos : Indulge in luxury in Greece’s most famous cosmopolitan island, a whitewashed paradise in the heart of the Cyclades.Visite the narrow cobbled streets of Mykonos’s old town, enjoy the stunning beaches or traditional Greek Cuisine.
Day 9 : Dubrovnik : Regardless of whether you are visiting Dubrovnik for the first time or the hundredth, the sense of awe never fails to descend when you set eyes on the beauty of the old town .Indeed it’s hard to imagine anyone becoming jaded by the city’s limestone streets, baroque buildings and the endless shimmer of the Adriatic, or falling to be inspired by a walk along the ancient city walls that protected the capital of a sophisticated republic for centuries.
Day 10 : Ancona : Ancona is located in central Italy, on the Adriatic coast. The town is situated in region of le Marche, much-touted as the new Tuscany. Inland from the beach resorts an busy ports of the Adriatic coastline, Le Marche is renowned for its unspoilt beauty and excellent cuisine.
Day 11 : Venice : Disembark in Venice for a scenic drive through the Brenner pass, one of the most important North-south connections in Europe. Crossing from Italy info Austria we then drive over the Europe Brucke, which was the highest bridge in Europe up until 1974.we arrive in Innsbruck, nestled in the Nordkette Alps, the city’s natural skyscrapers its most famous attraction is The golden roof, a three storey balcony in the old town covered with gold coloured copper tiles. Take walk down Marla Theresa street. Which features a triumphal arch at one end, and is laced with cafes restaurants, splendid buildings and shops .and may be take a look in the swarovekt crystal shop .we stay over night near Innsbruck.
Day 12 : Germany : After breakfast we cross the fern pass making a stop at Neuschwanstein ,which was immortalised as *sleeping Beauty’s Castle*. You can either take a look around the town of Hohen Schwangau or take a shuttle bus to the castle viewpoint at Malienbrucke, where all the most iconic photographs of the castle have been taken. Travelling up Germany’s Romantic road, particularly well known for its violin making industry, we reach Rothenberg –ob-der-tauber. This charming town was virtually one of the most well preserved medieval walled towns in Germany.
Day 13 : Netherlands : Leaving the hotel after breakfast we visit heldelberg.the town was rebuilt in the 18th century with baroque buildings either side of its historic Gothic streets the oldest and most impressive building is Zum Ritter Sankt Georg which was built in 1592 during the Renaissance and its façade is abundantly decorated by ornaments we then make a short stop in Koblenz, where you can explore the culture al monuments. Atmospheric squares and the beautiful riverside we travel on to our hotel near valkenburg.one of Netherlands’s best kept secrets, so famous for its beauty and wealth that it had been fought over for hundreds of years in this part of Netherlands.
A Burundians lifestyle still means enjoyment good food and extravagant display . Standing in the middle of the main square where no cars are allowed, you can imagine yourself back in the age of chivalrous knights and damsels in distress Valkenburg Castle is half-ruined but goats still graze beneath its walls.
Day 14 : – UK : After crossing the border back into Belgium we make our way towards Dunkirk and our late-afternoon crossing to Dover. We then start our drops off as we make our way back up north with the last disembarkations being late that night
PRICE PER PERSON:£1995.00 BASED ON TWINSHARE.
Price includes :
1) All executive coach travel
2) Hotels on a bed and breakfast basis
3) 7 indian dinners , where available.
4) 5 lunches
5) 7 NIGHT FULL BOARD CRUISE
6) All sightseeing as per itinerary
7) Services of a tour manager
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