Duration: 09 Nights/10 Days
Destination: Zurich – St. Gallen – Munich – Innsbruck – Salzburg – Verona – Venice – Lugano – Lucerne
Day 01: Zurich Arrival
Zurich is the starting point for the Treasures of Austria, Italy and Switzerland Trafalgar Tour. Welcome on arrival at the airport by our representative who escorts you to Hotel Mövenpick Airport. After lunch, leave for a city sightseeing tour covering the magnificent Cathedral and Bahnhofstrasse. Welcome dinner and drinks at a local restaurant in the old town and overnight stay at hotel.
Day 02: Zurich - St Gallen - Munich – Innsbruck
Europe tour package today proceeds to the next destination – Innsbruck. Depart by road in the morning and stop midway at St. Gallen for sightseeing at the majestic Cathedral dating back to the 18th century. Continue drive through Constance Lake that claims to be the largest lake in Germany for entering into Bavaria. Here, the ‘autobahn’ takes you to Munich. Visit the Marienplatz that includes the famous Glockenspiel, part of the city's Rathaus, and the Hofbrauhaus. Later head towards the food market and then transfer to Innsbruck. Check in to Hotel Innsbruck on arrival for the night.
Day 03: Innsbruck
After breakfast at hotel, we take you on a full day guided sightseeing tour to explore the treasures of Austria at Innsbruck. Visit the Golden Roof, Hofburg Palace and Wilten Basilica where the Olympic ski jump is the prime attraction. Later at noon, proceed for a short excursion tour to one of Mad Ludwig's magnificent castles or enjoy some lip-smacking pastries at a coffee shop in the old town where you can spend some time at leisure with your loved ones. Witness a lively folklore show of thigh slapping and yodeling in the evening and then retire to the hotel for the night.
Day 4: Innsbruck – Salzburg – Innsbruck
Today we take you on an excursion to Salzburg that is a largely visited destination in every tour to Europe. Early morning drive to Salzburg. Cross St. Johann en route and upon arrival at Salzburg, enjoy a pleasant walk through the charming town. Visit the landscaped gardens of Mirabell Palace, the Getreidegasse, Mozart's birthplace and Mozart Square. You may also enjoy a funicular ride to the Castle Fortress or try out some exotic delicacies at leisure. Drive back to Innsbruck in the evening. After dinner at a local restaurant, spend the night at the hotel.
Day 5: Innsbruck - Verona
Verona is the next stopover in your Treasures of Austria, Italy and Switzerland Trafalgar Tour. Morning drive to Verona via Brenner Pass passing through the Veneto plain and Lake Garda. Stop en route at Sirmione to visit its age-old majestic castle. Continue drive to Verona and transfer to Hotel Leopardi on arrival for night stay.
Day 6: Verona - Venice - Verona
Full day excursion to Venice, a must visit site in Europe tours. Morning drive to Adriatic Coast and arrive at Venice. Here you embark on an exciting cruise through Giudecca Canal and enjoy sightseeing of Palladian Church of Christ the Redeemer, St. George Island, Cathedral of St. Mary of our Health, Doges' Palace and Byzantine Basilica of St. Mark's en route. Halt at the Bridge of Sighs that lies en route to St. Mark's Square to witness a live glass-blowing workshop. You may also go on an excursion into the Lagoon to the Burano Island at leisure and then feast your taste buds with exotic seafood specialties at lunch. Evening drive back to Verona for night stay at hotel.
Day 7: Verona
Today you have the entire day in the tour package for Europe to explore the treasures of Italy. We take you on a guided sightseeing tour through the city on foot. Start with a visit to the ancient Opera Arena dating back to 2000 years and then proceed to Piazza Bra, Piazza delle Erbe, Scaliger Tomb and the celebrated Juliet's balcony. Later you can enjoy shopping at the Via Mazzini and then retire to the hotel for night stay.
Day 8: Verona - Lugano - Lucerne
Lucerne is the next destination in your travel to Europe. Depart by road in the morning and cross Brescia, Bergamo, Milan and Lake Como to arrive at Lugano that houses the veritable treasures of Switzerland. On arrival, we take a short walking tour through its old squares and pedestrian streets, the Casino, lush gardens and lakeshores. You may also choose to enjoy an exciting pedalo ride before continuing journey to Lucerne via the Gotthard Range. Transfer to Hotel Schiller upon arrival for overnight stay.
Day 9: Lucerne
Full day city sightseeing tour after breakfast that includes visits to the mighty Lion Monument, Jesuit Church and Chapel Bridge. Later spend time at leisure shopping around in the town. You also have the choice to enjoy a cable car ride up mountain peak nearby. Watch a Swiss folklore show in the evening and stay for the night at the hotel.
Day 10: Lucerne - Zurich Departure
Treasures of Austria, Italy and Switzerland Trafalgar Tour ends today. Check out from hotel after breakfast and proceed to Zurich Airport to board onward flight back home.
Note: Please do not schedule any flights before 10:30 am