Ultimate Europe

2N London , 1N Manchester , 1N Glasgow , 1N Birmingham , 1N Birmingham , 1N Amsterdam , 2N Paris , 1N Strasbourg , 3N Zurich , 1N Innsbruck , 1N Bologna , 1N Rome and 1N Milan
18 days

From

US$ 4,343

per person

Operated by Nexus DMC

About the tour

Ultimate Europe is a European extravaganza offering the best of UK and Europe. It has 6 days in UK and 12 days in Europe. The tour is medium paced (days usually start at 9 am in the morning and ends by 8 pm). It involves stay in comfortable 4 star hotels (typically in the outskirts of cities). There are delicious Indian meals provided on tour and also a full time experienced tour manager (who speaks Hindi and English) accompanies the group to take care of their needs.

Tour Manager
Included
Meals
17 Breakfast, 16 Lunches, 17 Dinner
Max. Group Size
40
Guide Languages
English

Highlights

  • 4 Star Accommodations (Twin/Double on Sharing Basis)
  • Daily Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
  • Deluxe AC coach with Drive
  • Services of an English-speaking guide for tours.
  • Services of a Tour Manager Bilingual
  • Cost of the ticket taxes for the above itinerary as of 01st December 2022.
  • Medical insurance for the duration of the tour is included in the tour price. However, any passenger above the age of 60 years and those who wish to extend their stay will be required to pay additional charges.
  • Meals, transfers, entrances, sightseeing and surface transport as mentioned in the itinerary
  • 01 Bottle Mineral Water per day to each client for all days.

Meals

17 Breakfast, 16 Lunches, 17 Dinner

Flights

To and Fro Flights Included (into London and out of Milan)

Accommodation

Holiday Inn Slough - Windsor, an IHG Hotel or Similar

2 night(s) in London

Room Type: Standard Room
Meals Included: Breakfast

Mercure Norton Grange Hotel & Spa Greater Manchester or Similar

1 night(s) in Manchester

Room Type: Standard Room
Meals Included: Breakfast

Holiday Inn Glasgow East Kilbride or Similar

1 night(s) in Glasgow

Room Type: Standard Room
Meals Included: Breakfast

Mercure Birmingham West Hotel or Similar

1 night(s) in Birmingham

Room Type: Standard Room
Meals Included: Breakfast

Stena Line Cruise or Similar

1 night(s) in Birmingham

Room Type: Standard Room
Meals Included: Breakfast and Dinner

Park Plaza Amsterdam Airport or Similar

1 night(s) in Amsterdam

Room Type: Standard Room
Meals Included: Breakfast

Novotel Massy Palaiseau or Similar

2 night(s) in Paris

Room Type: Standard Room
Meals Included: Breakfast

Hôtel Mercure Strasbourg Aeroport or Similar

1 night(s) in Strasbourg

Room Type: Standard Room
Meals Included: Breakfast

Sihlpark Hotel and Spa or Similar

3 night(s) in Zurich

Room Type: Standard Room
Meals Included: Breakfast

Hotel Alpenhof or Similar

1 night(s) in Innsbruck

Room Type: Standard Room
Meals Included: Breakfast

Best Western Plus Hotel Modena Resort or Similar

1 night(s) in Bologna

Room Type: Standard Room
Meals Included: Breakfast

Hampton By Hilton Rome North Fiano Romano or Similar

1 night(s) in Rome

Room Type: Standard Room
Meals Included: Breakfast

Royal Garden Hotel or Similar

1 night(s) in Milan

Room Type: Standard Room
Meals Included: Breakfast

Included in the price

London

  • Guided city tour of London
  • Witness Changing of Guards (Subject to Operational)
  • Visit to Madame Tussauds.
  • Ride on London Eye
  • Visit to Tower of London
  • Orientation tour of Oxford university.
  • Daily Lunches and Dinners

Manchester

  • City tour of Manchester
  • Visit to football stadium – Old Trafford (subject to availability)
  • Cruise on Lake Windermere
  • Daily Lunches and Dinners

Glasgow

  • Orientation tour of Glasgow
  • City tour of Edinburgh
  • Visit to Edinburgh Castle
  • Daily Lunches and Dinners

Birmingham

  • Orientation City tour of Birmingham
  • Visit to Shri Venkateshwara (Balaji) Temple
  • Daily Lunches and Dinners

Birmingham

  • Overnight cruise from UK to Netherlands

Amsterdam

  • Amsterdam Canal Cruise
  • Wooden Shoe Factory and Cheese Farm
  • Orientation Tour including the Grand Place,
  • Photo Stop at Mannekin Pis
  • Photo stop at Atomium. (Photo stop)
  • Daily Lunches and Dinners

Paris

  • Guided city tour of Paris
  • Visit to the 3rd level of the Eiffel Tower or Visit to Montparnasse Tower
  • Entrance and Guided tour of Versailles Palace
  • Cruise on River Seine
  • Paris By Night Tour
  • Daily Lunches and Dinners

Strasbourg

  • Orientation tour of Strasbourg
  • Drive through heart of Black Forest: Witness Cuckoo Clock Making
  • Visit to Lake Titisee
  • Daily Lunches and Dinners

Zurich

  • View the magnificent Rhine Falls at Schaffhausen.
  • Enjoy the Golden Pass Train Ride from Zweisimmen to Gstaad (2nd Class)
  • Visit to Gstaad a friendly car-free village
  • Orientation tour of Lausanne
  • Cable Car Ride to Mt Titlis
  • Orientation tour of Lucerne
  • Daily Lunches and Dinners

Innsbruck

  • Orientation Tour including photo stop at Golden Roof and Maria Theresian Strasse
  • Visit to Swarovski Museum and Showroom.
  • Daily Lunches and Dinners

Bologna

  • Boat ride to St. Mark’s Square
  • Visit St. Mark’s Square - see the Bridge of Sighs, Doges Palace and the Basilica di San Marco
  • Demonstration at Murano Glass Showroom.
  • Daily Lunch and Dinner

Rome

  • Visit Field of Miracles – see Cathedral, Baptistry and famous Leaning Tower.
  • Guided City Tour of Rome
  • Photo stop by Colosseum and Trevi Fountain
  • Vatican: Entrance Vatican Museum, Sistine Chapple & St Peter Basilica (closed on Sunday)
  • Daily Lunch and Dinner

Milan

  • Orientation Tour of Pisa
  • Visit the Leaning Tower of Pisa
  • Daily Lunch and Dinners

Day-wise Itinerary

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Day 1: Arrival In London, The Capital Of The United Kingdom And A Global Financial Center. Panoramic Tour Of London.

  • Welcome! Today we board our flight to one of the most beautiful cities London. on arrival you will be greeted by your friendly Travel Professional Tour Manager outside the baggage hall, London is one of the world’s most famous capital cities and England’s largest city, offering an endless number of attractions, museums, historical buildings, and entertainment options. London can be an overwhelming city for many visitors, especially those visiting for the first time. On arrival check into the hotel and relax in the comfort of the hotel.
  • In the evening we proceed for a panoramic city tour of London (Depends on flight timings ). We will See St. Paul's Cathedral, Big Ben, Parliament, Westminster Abbey, Buckingham Palace, and many more sites.
  • Overnight stay in London
  • (Dinner)

Day 2: Guided City Tour Of London Along With Tower Of London, Ride The London Eye. Later Visit The World Famous Madame Tussauds Wax Museum.

  • In the morning after English Breakfast proceed for the City tour with our expert local guide covering important landmarks like Hyde Park, the Big Ben, Houses of Parliament, Westminster Abbey, Trafalgar Square, Piccadilly Circus, Buckingham Palace, Tower Bridge, Witness the changing of guards (subject to operational). We will also see Tower Bridge, one of London's most famous landmarks, is a bascule and suspension bridge on River Thames. We will board the London Eye, which is a cantilevered observation wheel on the South Bank of the River Thames in London. It is the most popular paid tourist attraction in the United Kingdom. Get splendid views of the city while you ride the London eye at a slow speed for 30 minutes.
  • Entrance to Tower of London with Local Guide. The Tower's origins date back to the 11th century, and today it is an official UNESCO World Heritage Site. Inside you can see the Crown Jewels, which have been on display here since the 17th century, and the Highlight of the visit is the world-famous Kohinoor Diamond in the Jewel House. Visit the renowned Madame Tussauds wax museum. Be enthralled by the world’s largest wax collection of famous personalities and historical figures, as well as popular film, sports, and television characters.
  • Overnight stay in London.
  • (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner)

Day 3: Visit To Oxford University, Panoramic Tour Of Manchester City Along With Visit To Manchester Football Stadium.

  • After check out from the Hotel we proceed towards Oxford. Oxford university is a world-leading centre of learning, teaching, research and the oldest university in the English-speaking world it can lay claim to nine centuries of continuous existence of teaching as early as 1096, making it the oldest university in the English-speaking world and the world's second-oldest university in continuous operation Followed by Lunch we drive towards Manchester! Manchester is a major city in the northwest of England with a rich industrial heritage, We start with Panoramic city tour of Manchester where we will see key sights such as Manchester Town Hall, the National Football Museum, the Museum of Science and Industry, Manchester United Football Club & Manchester Cathedral
  • Overnight Stay in Manchester.
  • (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner)

Day 4: From Manchester On Towards Scenic Drive North To The Lake District Along With Cruise On Lake Windermere & Orientation Tour Of Glasgow

  • Devote the day to a scenic wonderland of mountains and tranquil waters - inspiration to a host of English poets. Appreciate the scenic beauty of the English Lake District on a relaxing cruise on Lake Windermere admiring the magnificent views of rugged mountains, secluded bays and wooded islands. After the cruise we head over to Glasgow! With a population of 600,000 people, Glasgow is Scotland’s largest city, and the fifth most-visited city in the United Kingdom.
  • proceed your journey through meadows of beautiful classic capital of Scotland, where we do a Panoramic city tour of Glasgow with Glasgow Cathedral, George Square, St Vincent Place
  • Overnight Stay in Glasgow
  • (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner)

Day 5: Explore Enchanting Edinburgh Along With Visit To Edinburgh Castle

  • From the cultural capital of Glasgow, we proceed towards Edinburgh for an intriguing sightseeing tour of the city. Ascend Castle Rock and visit Edinburgh Castle, which watches over the surrounding city from its elevated vantage point. Stroll through the Old Town along the Royal Mile and see the stunning Palace of Holyrood house before enjoying time at leisure to soak up the city's festive atmosphere.
  • Later on we drive towards Birmingham
  • Overnight in Birmingham
  • (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner)

Day 6: Birmingham City Tour, Visit To Shri Venkateswara (Balaji) Temple, And Overnight Cruise From Port

  • Birmingham has more canals running through it than the prestigious Italian town. Venice has 26 miles of canal while Birmingham has 35 miles.
  • After Continental breakfast check out from the Hotel we proceed for Orientation Tour of Birmingham along with Cathedral Square, Symphony Hall and head to Victoria Square in the center of the city Later on we proceed to visit Shri Venkateswara (Balaji) Temple which opened to the general public in August 2006 is one of the largest functioning Hindu temples in Europe
  • Later on we head for free time shopping in Birmingham before checking in towards ferry terminal
  • Overnight in Cruise.
  • (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner - on Cruise.)

Day 7: Arrive In The Netherlands, Orientation Tour Of Amsterdam Along With Canal Cruise. And Visit To Clog And Cheese Making Factory

  • After Breakfast on Cruise we disembark and proceed for a tour of the city of Amsterdam by Canal cruise. This is undoubtedly the best way to appreciate this city of canals. There on we Visit Madurodam, a miniature park and home to a range of perfect 1:25 scale model replicas of famous Dutch monuments and projects. Later we head to old fashioned cheese-making farm. Witness a demonstration of how cheese is made. You also have a chance to savor some authentic Dutch cheese. Watch a shoemaker make clogs and wooden shoes carved out of wooden blocks.
  • Overnight Stay in Netherlands.
  • (Breakfast in Cruise, Lunch and Dinner)

Day 8: Proceed To Brussels, The Capital Of Belgium Along With Seine River Cruise In Paris.

  • We proceed for an Orientation tour of Brussels. During the tour group will visit one of Europe's most beautiful squares, the Grand Place, which is home to the medieval Town Hall.
  • Photo stop at fabled Manneken Pis statue which is only 55cm depicting a urinating little boy which is probably Brussels’ most famous landmark & if you’re lucky, Manneken Pis will be wearing one of his 900 costumes. Stop for a photograph at the Atomium which is the Icon of Belgium. The Atomium symbolizes an iron crystal, magnified 165 billion times. Later on, we head towards THE CITY OF LOVE –Paris where we take a beautiful Cruise on River Seine. Feel the love in the air as you drift along the river Seine on this romantic cruise
  • Overnight in Paris
  • (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner)

Day 9: Guided City Tour Of Paris With Visit To Versailles Palace.

  • Guided city tour of Paris: Feel the zest of the city with an exhilarating city tour that includes the best-loved Parisian sights – Arc de Triomphe, Champs Elysees, Concorde Square, Opera House, Napoléon's Les Invalides, Alexander Bridge, and many more sights. Later we proceed to the palace of Versailles where we meet our local guide. Versailles Palace constructed primarily in the 17th century, this magnificent royal palace was home to Marie Antoinette and Louis XIV (the Sun King). Your group will tour the chateau including the Grand Apartments, the Chapel and the Hall of Mirrors.
  • Overnight in Paris
  • (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner)

Day 10: Admission Inside The Eiffel Tower (3rd Level) Or The Montparnasse Tower. Orientation Tour Of Strasbourg

  • During the tour your group will also ascend either the Eiffel Tower (3rd Level) depending on the availability or the Montparnasse Tower to appreciate the spectacular view of Paris in all her glory.
  • Later we drive towards Strasbourg. Enjoy the orientation tour of Strasbourg see the magnificent city, Photo stop at the famous cathedral Notre dame de Strasbourg. Enjoy some leisurely free time exploring the charming Old Town.
  • Overnight stay in Strasbourg.
  • (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner).

Day 11: Strasbourg – Germany Black Forest – Titisee - Swiss Rhine Falls

  • After Breakfast we drive towards Germany black forest region see Titisee lake.
  • Demonstration of cuckoo clock and chance to buy one. Witness a demonstration of how Cuckoo clocks-: Franz Anton Ketterer was a German clockmaker and one of the founding fathers of Black Forest clock making. He is often remembered as one of the earliest makers of cuckoo clocks and sometimes credited as having invented the cuckoo clock in the 1730s. Next, sit back and relax in your coach while we drive towards scenic Switzerland. Stop at Schaffhausen where you will see the magnificent Rhine Falls - Europe’s biggest and most spectacular falls.
  • Overnight stay in Switzerland.
  • (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner).

Day 12: Engelberg – Mt Titlis & Orientation Tour Of Lucerne.

  • Today After continental Buffet Breakfast - the largest winter and summer holiday destination. From here we do half day excursion to Mt Titlis
  • At the peak of Mt. Titlis, a pristine high alpine view spreads out before you in all directions. Enjoy two hours of free time to take in the magnificent views, visit the Glacier Cave, snow tube at the Glacier Park, and cross Europe's highest suspension bridge, the Titlis Cliff Walk!
  • Central Switzerland’s highest peak. We take ‘Titlis Rotair’- the first cable car with revolving gondolas in the world to the summit Station, enjoying panoramic views of the Swiss Alps along the way. Later we proceed to one of the most beautiful cities of Switzerland - Lucerne. Visit the Lion Monument and the Kapell Brucke (wooden bridge) see Lake Lucerne. Free time to shop for famous Swiss watches, knives, souvenirs and chocolates.
  • Overnight stay in Switzerland
  • (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner)

Day 13: Montreux – Golden Pass Train – Gstaad – Montreux

  • This morning after breakfast we proceed to Zweisimmen were we board Golden Pass train from Zweisimmen to Gstaad and enjoy epic views of the Swiss Alps. Upon arrival we visit Gstaad Village (1,050 m above sea level). Upon arrival we walk around the village and explore the enchanting Alpine architecture lining the traffic-free Gstaad Promenade— five blocks of charming chalets comprising a mix of hotels, elegant boutiques, fashion houses, sports shops etc. in the evening we proceed back to Montreux. Upon arrival we take a photo stop near Freddie mercury statue- the son of a British-Indian civil servant, was a singer, songwriter, record producer, and lead vocalist of the rock band Queen.
  • Overnight stay in Switzerland.
  • (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner)

Day 14: Drive To Vaduz, The Capital At The Principality Of Liechtenstein- Visit Swarovski Crystal Museum – The Dazzling World Of Crystals. Visit Innsbruck Austria.

  • This morning you take a scenic drive to Innsbruck. En route arrive in Vaduz, the capital of Liechtenstein, a tiny principality nestled between Switzerland and Austria. It lies entirely within the Alps and covering an area of just sixty-two square miles. Liechtenstein is the sixth smallest independent nation in the world. It follows a policy of neutrality and is one of the few countries in the world that maintains no military. Next proceed to Wattens, to visit the Swarovski World of Crystals and marvel at the crystalline works of art. Later enjoy an orientation tour of the beautiful city, Innsbruck. See the Golden Dachl with its fire gilded copper tiles, walk down cobblestone pathways of Maria Theresian Strasse ,See St Anns Coloumn. The splendid Alps in the background provide a perfect picture-postcard setting.
  • Overnight in Austria.
  • (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner)

Day 15: Welcome To Venice - The Floating City Queen Of Adriatic.

  • This morning proceed towards Venice – Italy. City of Beautiful Monuments, Serpentine Canals, city that inspired poetry and passion through the ages. Arrive at the pier in Venice, where we board a private boat. Enjoy your Indian lunch on board while you sail over the Giudecca Canal, Arrive at St. Mark’s Square – the main square of Venice. View St Mark’s Basilica - one of the best examples of Byzantine architecture, Witness the famed Bell Tower and Clock Tower with the dominant sign of the Zodiac and current phase of the moon. See the Bridge of Sighs, made of white lime stone, that passes over the Rio di Palazzo, connecting the old prisons with interrogations rooms at the Doge’s Palace.
  • Witness a Murano Glass demonstration and marvel at the intricate and colourful glass artefacts, hand-crafted by master craftsmen.
  • Overnight in Bologna
  • (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner)

Day 16: Rome The Cultural Heritage Capital Of World - Vatican City. Visit Vatican Museum, Sistine Chapel & St. Peter’s Basilica

  • This morning, after breakfast check-out and proceed towards the eternal city of Rome. Enjoy a guided city tour of Rome with an expert English-speaking local guide. Next Visit the Vatican City – the smallest country in the world (Please note shorts or sleeveless vests are not allowed). Enter the Vatican Museum, where you see the renowned classical sculptures and masterpieces of the Renaissance Art. Visit Sistine Chapel – a source of inspiration for art lovers and tourists alike and known for its masterpiece – the Last Judgement. This is also where the Pope gets elected. Visit the divinely beautiful basilica of St. Peter’s. Get mesmerized by the works of Michelangelo and Bernini. View the magnificent Colosseum, a vast amphitheatre that is still well preserved. Visit the beautiful Trevi Fountains. The Legend says that tossing a coin over your shoulder gets you back to Rome.
  • Overnight in Rome.
  • (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner)

Day 17: Drive To Pisa. Orientation Tour Of Milan

  • After breakfast, We Checkout from the Hotel and Later proceed towards Pisa. On arrival see the Square of Miracles with Baptistry, Cathedral bell tower & The Magnificent Leaning Tower of Pisa. The Leaning Tower of Pisa is the campanile, or freestanding bell tower, of Pisa Cathedral. It is known for its nearly four-degree lean, the result of an unstable foundation. The tower is one of three structures in the Pisa's Cathedral Square (Piazza del Duomo), which includes the cathedral and Pisa Baptistry.
  • Overnight in Milan
  • (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner)

Day 18: It’s Time To Fly Back Home

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  • (Breakfast/Box Breakfast)

What to Expect

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  • Please note hotels provided shall be located in outskirts of cities (usually 18 - 25 km from city center).
  • All transfers and extensive sightseeing with entrance fees (as specified in the itinerary) will be done in an air-conditioned coach.
  • Maximum room occupancy in Europe is 3 persons in a room.
  • As a 3rd person in a triple room, most hotels use rollaway beds and room size may be the same as the double room.
  • Room sizes of hotels you can expect 4 stars (190 sq ft - 230 sq ft) and if 3 stars then it will be (120 - 180 sq ft).
  • Please note hotels in Europe don't provide free water bottles. Tap water is usually drinkable across Europe.
  • Please note we provide one stop airlines to Europe (into Paris out of Milan) from DEL, BOM and BLR.
  • Please note we may provide up to 2 stop airlines to Europe (into Paris out of Milan) from AMD, CCU, HYD and MAA.
  • All airlines provided will include 30 Kg of check-in baggage and in-flight meals.
  • Please note we do guarantee Visa appointments, however we don't have any control over the decision of Visa being granted or not.

Exclusions

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  • Tipping is expected from anyone providing your service e.g. Coach Driver, Local Guides, etc. It is mandatory to tip a nominal amount of EUR 3 per person/per day. For the entire duration of this tour which is 18 Days, the total Tips amount is Euro 54 per person to be paid to the Tour Manager on Day 01 of the tour.
  • Any increase in Airfare, Visa fees, Airport taxes, Govt Taxes, Fuel Surcharges and any applicability of new taxes from Govt.
  • Any up gradation in Airline class or hotel room category Cost of Air ticket deviation charges.
  • Any Increase in the rate of exchange leading to an increase in all land arrangements which may come in to effect prior to departure.
  • Cost of pre or post tour hotel accommodation.
  • Any extra expense such as route change, Airline change, Date change, Accommodation facilities, etc incurred due to the unforeseen, unavoidable forced majeuere circumstances during the tour.
  • Porterage, laundry, telephone charges, shopping, wines & alcoholic beverages, items of personal nature and food or drink which is not part of a set group menu.
  • Any extra cost incurred on behalf of an individual due to illness, accident, hospitalization, or any personal emergency.
  • Any services or activity charges other than those included in the group tour itinerary.

Terms and Conditions

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  • Booking amount or initial deposit is minimum Rs. 30,000 per person if booking is done 45 days before travel.
  • Post Booking within 1 week an additional deposit of Rs. 50,000 per person needs to be paid.
  • For travel within 45 days of travel minimum deposit of Rs. 80,000 per person needs to be paid at time of booking.
  • Full 100% balance payment is required to be done 21 days prior to travel.
  • Full payment must be made in accordance with the policy stated above.
  • In case of non-compliance thereto by the client, the company reserves a right to cancel the tour /booking of the client and forfeit the amount already deposited with the Company.
  • In case of any visa rejection, the cancellation charges will be Rs. 50,000 and the balance will be refunded.
  • Passport should be valid for 6 months from the date of departure.
  • The tour includes Flights, Visa and Insurance.
  • The Tour can be cancelled 30 days before travel by paying 10% of the tour value as cancellation charges.
  • Within 15 days - 30 days of travel the tour can be cancelled by paying 50% of the cancellation charge.
  • Within 15 days the tour is completely non-refundable.

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US$ 4,343

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