11 Days 10 Nights
Welcome to Rome! When you arrive, we will be waiting to transfer you to your hotel. Later, our guide will welcome you and provide you with all the necessary information, which you can also check in the information boards at the hotel reception.
At the end of the evening, we will arrange a transfer to Via Cavour, a great introduction to Rome, where you will find restaurants serving Italian, Indian, Chinese and international dishes.
HIGHLIGHTS OF THE DAY: City tour of Rome. Imperial Forums (entrance price included). Evening transfer to the Trastevere area.
In the morning we have a panoramic tour, which will be a great introduction to “the Eternal City”. We will visit the tiny Vatican State, the epicenter of Christianity in the world. You can visit St. Peter's Basilica. We include the entrance to the Imperial Forums, an impressive architectural complex formed by monumental buildings and squares, the center of the political activity of Imperial Rome.
At the end of the evening we organize a transfer to the Trastevere district for a walk through the narrow cobbled streets of the district with hidden treasures, such as some modest medieval churches, small shops with the most peculiar objects or scenes everyday. Many trattorias (informal Italian restaurants) and osterias (inns) imbued with the Italian spirit will be ready to serve you local dishes. Other restaurants serving Indian, Chinese and international cuisine can be found in this area. Return to the hotel.
TODAY’S HIGHLIGHTS: Tour with a local Florence expert. View of Piazzale Michelangelo.
Today we will leave Rome heading north. This road has beautiful scenery. Arriving in FLORENCE, we head straight to the impressive Piazzale Michelangelo. In the evening we take a tour with a local expert, walking through the historic center, taking in places such as the Ponte Vecchio, the Duomo and the Plaza della Signoria. This city is truly an open-air museum. Enjoy free time to explore. In the evening you will have time for dinner, because in this area you will find many restaurants serving international cuisine.
HIGHLIGHTS OF THE DAY: Boat on the Venice Canal. Visit and entry to Saint Mark's Basilica. Admire the Murano glass manufacturing technique.
Today we enjoy stunning mountain scenery while crossing the Apennine Mountains. We will arrive in VENICE and take the boat and cross the Giudecca to the island of Venice. With a local guide, we will visit the wonderful St. Mark's Square and enter the basilica (entrance included). Then we will visit the Murano glass factory. It is fascinating to see the technique of making this ancient glass. Enjoy free time to explore. Accommodation in the Mestre district.
TODAY’S HIGHLIGHTS: Breathtaking landscapes. Dinner included.
We will leave from Venice, traveling to Austria! Arrival in INNSBRUCK, time to stroll through the historic city center and have lunch. After that we travel along a very beautiful scenic road between the mountains to KITZBÜHEL – Arrival and time to see this picturesque little village, a famous ski resort where we can enjoy the snow for most of the year ! Free time. Dinner included (vegetarian option available).
HIGHLIGHTS OF THE DAY: Alpine cable car. Salzburg, the city of Mozart. Fantastic landscapes. Cruise on a lake.
Starting in the morning, we include a cable car ride to Steinplatte up to the high mountains of the Alpine region, with snow 9 months a year and fantastic scenery. The great landscapes on the platform in the void and the dinosaur exhibition will leave us with unforgettable memories. We will continue to explore Austria, traveling between the mountains and arriving in SALZBURG. Our guide will accompany us through the beautiful streets of the historic center of this world heritage city. We then head between lakes and mountains. Our next stop is at ST. WOLFGANG, famous place of pilgrimage in Austria. We continue to TRAUNKIRCHEN with its beautiful Traunsee lake, where we take a cruise to see four castles, disembarking at GMUNDEN. After that we continue to VIENNA, arriving in the evening.
City tour of Vienna. Gardens of the immense Schön Brunn castle.
Today we take a scenic tour around this impressive city with a local expert. Here we discover its majestic avenues, its palaces and the lively city center. Next, we head straight to Schönbrunn Palace, where visitors can stroll and enjoy its beautiful gardens. After lunch, enjoy an afternoon of leisure in the city center. In the evening, we include a transfer to the Grinzing district, a former wine village annexed to the city and known for its traditional taverns. Free time to dine in one of its typical restaurants.
Danube cruise, Budapest city tour, evening transfer.
We have about a three hour trip to BUDAPEST, Hungary. Arriving around 11:30 a.m., we will discover Budapest (known as the “Queen of the Danube”) on a boat trip along the river. Budapest is divided by the Danube, with historic Buda on one side and cosmopolitan Pest on the opposite side. Time for lunch, followed by a panoramic city tour. After the visit, enjoy free time. At the end of the day, we end up in the lively Vaci Utca area, where there are plenty of opportunities to enjoy your dinner.
HIGHLIGHTS OF THE DAY. It's time to explore Bratislava. Czech landscapes. Evening transfer to Prague.
We will leave Budapest for BRATISLAVA, the capital of Slovakia and a city on the banks of the Danube. With an attractive historic center, take time to see the city and have lunch. After lunch we will continue our journey to the Czech Republic, PRAGUE. Arriving in the evening, we will head towards the Old Town Square. This central location provides a great introduction to Prague, full of energy and tourist activities. Guests can dine at one of the restaurants offering international cuisine, including Czech, Chinese, Indian and Italian. Return to the hotel.
HIGHLIGHTS OF THE DAY: City tour of Prague. Visit to the castle. Boat tour along the river.
Today we will visit the capital, Prague, the Baroque jewel of Europe. Our local expert will provide an informative tour of the city, which will include exceptional landmarks. During the tour we walk around Prague Castle (entrance included). Then we will take a boat trip on the Vltava River. In the afternoon, enjoy some free time to explore the city. In the evening we will spend more time in the historic center of the city and you can have dinner. Return to the hotel.
After breakfast, end of our services.