Elegant Europe

13 DAYS DETAILED ITINERARY:

Day 1: ROME, ITALY
After arriving in Rome, check into your hotel. The rest of the day is free for you to explore the beautiful ancient capital. You will be introduced to your tour director and have a relaxed day.

Day 2: ROME
A local guide will accompany you for sightseeing starting with St. Peter’s Square, followed by a visit to the Roman Forum and the mighty Colosseum.

Day 3: ROME–PISA–FLORENCE
Undulating hills, austere rows of cypress trees, terraced vineyards, olive groves, and rural villages form the backdrop of your journey through beautiful Tuscany. Take a break in Pisa to see the Square of Miracles and the amazing Leaning Tower, then move on to Florence.

Day 4: FLORENCE–VENICE
Admire the city’s timeless beauty in relative peace and quiet. You will see the Piazza Santa Croce; the beautiful Piazza Signoria; the Palazzo Vecchio and its courtyard; the Loggia dei Lanzi; and, to top it all, the Piazza del Duomo and its cathedral with the Giotto Campanile, and the magnificent East Door of the Baptistry known as the “Gate of Paradise.” Drive north across the River Po into the Plains of Venetia for two overnights in the Venice area.

Day 5: VENICE
Venice is more like a beautiful film set than a real live city, with its criss-crossing canals, gondolas and water buses, arched bridges, palaces, and little quiet piazzas. The orientation tour starts with a boat ride and is followed by a chance to watch Venetian glassblowers fashion their delicate objects as they did centuries ago. There is also an optional gondola trip, gliding along the picturesque canals.

Day 6: VENICE–INNSBRUCK, AUSTRIA
Journey northwards from the flat farmlands of the Venetian countryside to the Dolomites surrounding Italy’s most famous winter resort, Cortina. Stop awhile to enjoy the grand scenery. Next, cross the border into Austria to reach Innsbruck for an overnight.

Day 7: INNSBRUCK–VADUZ, LIECHTENSTEIN–LAKE
Orientation tour includes the famous Golden Roof. Later, drive through the valleys and villages of the mountainous Tyrol to the Arlberg tunnel, descending into Switzerland. Stop briefly in Vaduz, Liechtenstein’s capital, before heading for Lake Lucerne.

Day 8: LAKE LUCERNE
One of Switzerland’s finest cities nestled amid its snowcapped Alps, surrounded by its lake, and embellished by the clear mountain waters of the River Reuss. Your visit takes in the impressive city walls, a covered wooden bridge, ornate patrician houses lining cobblestone streets, and the Lion Monument—a masterful stone sculpture in honor of the heroic Swiss Guard of Louis XVI. A grand selection of optional activities completes the day: a cable car ride to the 10,000-foot summit of Mount Titlis; a cruise on the fjord-like lake; and, of course, time to shop for that very Swiss watch.

Day 9: LAKE LUCERNE–PARIS, FRANCE
Vistas of green pastures and attractive chalets with rustic timbering and luxuriant flowers. Then into France on the highway, past some of its most famous vineyards, to Paris. Arrive in time to enjoy the optional entertainment show.

Day 10: PARIS
Paris holds a special place in the imagination. It’s a city of many facets and famed for its culture, beauty, sophistication, and sparkle. The center has wide boulevards and impressive buildings. Included sightseeing with a local expert of many of the best-known Parisian sights: La Sorbonne, Arc de Triomphe, Opéra, Madeleine, the Eiffel Tower, the Pyramid near the Louvre, the Invalides, and Champs Elysées. Optional excursions are also available to the Palace and Gardens of Versailles and, to celebrate the success of your tour, a French farewell dinner might be just the ticket.

Day11: PARIS–LONDON, UK
Relax and let the countryside whiz by on the road north to the coast, where you board your Channel ferry. Travel through Kent to London for an evening arrival.

Day12: LONDON
Spend a day doing lots of shopping in London. Visit some famous tourist spots.

Day13: LONDON – Back to your city
Time to return home from London after a memorable European trip!

Singapore,Malaysia, Thailand

11 DAYS DETAILED ITINERARY:

DAY 1: ARRIVAL KUALAUMPUR
On arrival at Kuala Lumpur, complete your immigration and Customs and transfer to your hotel . Standard Check in at 1400 hrs . Dinner.

DAY 2: KUALALUMPUR – GENTING- KUALALUMPUR
Breakfast, proceed for a day tour to Genting Highlands… Enjoy outdoor theme park with tickets provided .
Enroute stop at Batu Caves . Batu Caves Sri Subramaniam Temple remain a very significant devotional site for Hindus. Evening return to Kualalumpur . dinner

DAY 3: AT KUALALUMPUR
Breakfast . proceed for half day city tour with possible photo stops at the Twin Towers … The Sultans Palace … Chocolate shop … handicraft emporium… the blue mosque …. The Independence Square etc. … and visit to KL Tower . Dinner.

DAY 4: KUALALUMPUR-SINGAPORE
Breakfast, then board your coach and transfer to Singapore (7 hours drive). On arrival transfer to your hotel. Evening at leisure. Dinner.

DAY 5: AT SINAGPORE
After breakfast proceed for Singapore city tour covering the important landmarks of Singapore. Stop for a breath taking view of Singapore from Mt. Faber … pass through the China Town with the beautiful Chinese Temple dedicated to the Sea God. Then proceed for the magical Sunset Sentosa Island tour. Enjoy a cable ride as you proceed to Sentosa Island. See the Singapore Port beneath. Then proceed for the Dolphin Lagoon show followed by Under Water World. The Underwater World oceanarium on Sentosa is home to more than 2,500 fishes from 250 different species. Then proceed for Songs of the Sea. Dinner.

DAY 6 : AT SINGAPORE
Breakfast . Proceed for Universal Studios . Enter the thrilling world of movie magic as you “ride the movies®” on roller coasters and other movie-themed attractions. Be dazzled and delighted by an immersive entertainment experience that brings the silver screen to life. Dinner

DAY 7 : SINGAPORE- BANGKOK- PATTAYA
Early morning transfer to airport for your flight to Bangkok . Arrive Bangkok international airport; complete your immigration and customs formalities and meet and greet then board your coach and proceed to Pattaya (2 ½ hours drive). Arrive Pattaya and then check in to your Hotel at 1400 hrs . Evening proceed for Tiffany Show. Dinner at Indian restaurant.

DAY 8: AT PATTAYA
Breakfast, and then proceed to fun filled Coral Island by speedboat, where you will enjoy crystal clear water and can experience various water sport activities (at own cost).Balance day at leisure. Dinner.

DAY 9: PATTAYA-BANGKOK
Breakfast, check out of hotel and then proceed for Safari World & Marine Park tour. where you enjoy an array of skilful performances by animals and some of the most memorable stunt shows … this is followed by an exciting jungle Safari at the Safari World…. a 7 Km Safari through spacious wildlife habitats. See giraffe, zebra, rhino, lions, tigers, cheetahs and vast array of other animals and birds, in a lush and open environment. Take this unique opportunity to view wildlife from the comfort of your bus. Then proceed to Bangkok and check into your Hotel. dinner

DAY 10: AT BANGKOK
Breakfast. Proceed for City and Temple Tour. ….your introduction to the Thai Capital. See the Golden Buddha … the reclining Buddha. The panoramic guided orientation tour continues … pass through the China Town … the Gold markets … the Republic Square, the Old City Palace (from outside). Balance Day at leisure. Dinner.

DAY 11: BANGKOK to your home city
Breakfast, Morning at leisure . check out at 1200 hrs .Evening transfer to the airport for your flight to your home city.

Beautiful China with Kunming

9 DAYS DETAILED ITINERARY:

DAY 1 : ARRIVE XIAN
Arrive Xian airport complete your immigration and customs formalities and meet & transfer to hotel. Standard check in at 1400 hrs . Afternoon city orientation tour, see the City Wall of Xian that was first built during the Tang dynasty. Later, the outside view of Huaqing Hot Springs situated at the foot of Li Mountain. For over 1000 years, these springs have maintained a pleasant 43o C temperature. Visit the Big Wild Goose Pagoda built in 652AD.

DAY 2 : XIAN- BEIJING
Breakfast , Proceed to see the world famous Terracotta Warriors at the tomb of the First Emperor of China. See more than 6000 molded soldiers, officers, horses and wagons of this famed army. Evening dinner and transfer to station to take overnight train to Beijing.

DAY 3 : ARRIVE BEIJING
Arrive Beijing station and transfer to hotel. Breakfast . Standard check in at 1400 hrs . Evening proceed to Kungfu Show. Indian dinner at restaurant.

DAY 4 : AT BEIJING
Morning visit a section of the Great Wall of China (cable car access included). Visit the Jade Factory and overview of the Olympic Stadium. Indian Dinner

DAY 5 : BEIJING-SHANGHAI– OVERNIGHT TRAIN
Today you will visit Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City. Afternoon visit the Summer Palace. Evening packed dinner and transfer to station to take overnight train to Shanghai.

DAY 6 : ARRIVE SHANGHAI
Arrive Shanghai , Breakfast on arrival and quick freshen up…. Proceed for city tour to Nanjing Road, The Bund, Yuyuan Garden and Jade Buddha Temple. Visit to Pearl TV tower . Evening enjoy Huangpu River Cruise. Indian dinner.

DAY 7 : AT SHANGHAI
Breakfast . Proceed for a day trip to Suzhou . Return late afternoon . Evening enjoy Acrobatic show . Dinner

DAY 8 : SHANGHAI-KUNMIMG
Morning take a ride on the Maglev train, the world’s fastest… en route to the airport. Take flight to Kunming . On arrival check into the hotel. Dinner at restaurant.

DAY 9: KUNMING-Your City
Breakfast . check out. proceed for Stone forest tour. which is about 120 kilometers (75 miles) from Kunming and requires only a three-hour drive. It covers an area of 400 square kilometers (96,000 acres) and includes both large and small stone forests, as well as many other scenic spots. An old local saying says that ‘If you have visited Kunming without seeing the Stone Forest, you have wasted your time. Evening transfer to airport for your flight back to India.

Awesome Australia & New Zealand

18 DAYS DETAILED ITINERARY:

DAY 1 : 23 MAY ARRIVE BRISBANE – GOLDCOAST
Arrive Brisbane, complete your customs and immigration then board your coach and transfer to Gold Coast. Enroute orientation tour of Brisbane city … includes King George Square, City Hall, Chinatown, Treasury Building & Southbank Parkland.

DAY 2 : 24 MAY AT GOLDCOAST
Breakfast. Full day at the Sea World. Tour commencing 0830 hrs from hotel. Admission includes entry to all rides and shows Dolphin Cove; Sea Lion Show; Water Ski spectacular, Corkscrew Roller coaster, Bermuda Triangle adventure; Viking Flume ride; Monorail; Skyway; Aquatic Park; Sea aquarium; Shark encounter; 3D Movie ”Pirates” (Swim with the dolphins available as optional extra activity). Evening return to hotel. Indian dinner.

DAY 3 : 25 MAY AT GOLDCOAST
Breakfast. Morning excursion for a full day at Movie World. First we visit Warner Brother’s Movie world… enjoy Plice Academy stunt show, Batman Adventure, Movie magic special effects show etc. Lunch. Return to hotel. Indian dinner.

DAY 4 : 26 MAY GOLDCOAST – BRISBANE – CAIRNS
Breakfast at the hotel. Then board your coach to Brisbane airport to take your flight to cairns.
Arrive cairns airport, board your coach and transfer to Kuranda for half day city tour. The tour comprising Skyrail Cable ride oneway, visit Kuranda Village, Army Duck tour at Rainforestation. Then transfer to hotel and check in. Indian dinner.

DAY 5 : 27 MAY AT CAIRNS
Today we have in store for you one of the natural wonders of the world – ‘THE GREAT BARRIER REEF’ the World’s largest living reef; enjoy sub-sea Coral viewing from observatory (for non-swimmers). Snorkel your way through & you will explore an enchanting sea escape of unequal beauty. Buffet lunch on board. Return in the evening. Dinner at Indian restaurant.

DAY 6 : 28 MAY CAIRNS – SYDNEY
Breakfast at the hotel. Proceed to Cairns airport and board your flight to Sydney.
On arrival Sydney complete your immigration and customs formalities and then transfer to hotel and Check into. Balance day at leisure. Evening Showboat cruise with Indian Banquet Dinner.

DAY 7 : 29 MAY AT SYDNEY
Breakfast at the hotel. Morning City tour includes Bondi Beach, Harbour Bridge, Darling Harbour, The Rocks, King Cross, Chinatown and Opera House (from outside), Sydney Tower & Oztrek. Then mono rail ride. Balance day at leisure. Indian dinner.

DAY 8 : 30 MAY SYDNEY-CHRISTCHURCH
Very early morning boxed breakfast. Then transfer to Sydney airport for your flight to Christchurch.
Arrive Christchurch board your coach and transfer to Indian restaurant for lunch. Post lunch city tour of this English Garden city. Colour, a cosmopolitan ambience and world-class attractions combine to make Christchurch a city experience that’s second-to-none. This gateway city is blessed with fine public buildings, parks, the Queen of which is the Hagley Park in the city center. The picturesque Avon river winds its way through the city. Old style trams ply through the city. Evening dinner at Indian restaurant.

DAY 9 : 31 MAY CHRISTCHURCH-FRANZ / FOX JOSEF
Breakfast. Begin the scenic feast in store for you during your stay in New Zealand as we board coach and transfer to railway station and board Scenic Tranz Alpine Train to Graymouth. Arrive Graymouth board your coach and drive through winding mountain roads to reach the twin glaciers of Fox and Franz Josef Glaciers. Here you will experience the timelessness of this region and the imposing spectacle of these ancient “Rivers of Ice”. The Fox Glacier falls, 2,600 m on its 13 km journey from the Southern Alps; its terminal face creaks and arches over the cave from which the Fox River emberges, pale with powdered rock. The Franz Josef Glacier, 11 Km in length and over 7,000 years old, can advance or retreat at over a meter perday. These living “Rivers of ice” a “must see” for any visitor to New Zealand.
Arrival Franz Josef stay at hotel. Afternoon is at leisure to feel this quaint little town surrounded by Mountains. Perhaps take an optional Ski Helicopter ride with snow landing. Dinner at hotel.

DAY 10 : 01 JUN FRANZ / FOX JOSEF-QUEENSTOWN
Today is truly the most scenic drive. After breakfast, we drive through the most stunning highway along the world heritage Westland National Park with the majestic peaks of the Southern Alps and the rivers and the rainforests that dominate the landscape. Then descend through the Haast Pass to the treeless grasslands of central Otago to reach the shores of lovely Lake Wanaka for a lunch stop. Then along the plains to South Island’s top destination – Queenstown along the Kawarau Gorge (1st Bungy Jumping sight in New Zealand). On arrival at beautiful Queenstown, check into hotel. Evening at leisure. Dinner at Indian restaurant. Take a stroll in the evening by the lakeside and/or the lively downtown. Queenstown is small … may be just 1.5 km X .5 Km !

DAY 11 : 02 JUN AT QUEENSTOWN
Breakfast. Set off today for your unforgettable Fiordland excursion. The Milford Sound Experience – Travel along the edge of Lake Wakatipu beneath the rugged Remarkables to Te Anau, the “Gateway to Fiordland”, for a morning tea break (own expense). From here we will enter the Fiordland National Park; prepare to be mesmerised by the rugged grandeur of this region. As we pass through the Eglinton Valley, you will see ancient beech forest, stunning waterfalls, and the famous Mirror Lakes where we will pause of a photo stop. From here we will progress through the Upper Hollyford Valley past the stunning Chrisite Falls and enter the 1.2 km Homer Tunnel, drilled through the solid rock of a mountain. As we exit the Homer Tunnel prepare yourself for the breathtaking impact of the Cleddau Valley and the descent into Milford sound. Here you will see the wonders of Mitre Peak, rock walls scarred by glaciers that rise 1,200m vertically from the sea and waterfalls from hanging valleys tumble in to the sound. After your cruise reboard your coach for the return journey to Queenstown. Evening return to Queenstown. Indian dinner.

DAY 12 : 03 JUN AT QUEENSTOWN
Breakfast. Day at leisure. Free to explore this beautiful resort town.
Optional : Queenstown combo tour. The tour include Jetboat – Skyline: Jetboat the Shotover and Kawarau Rivers, , Visit to the Skyline Complex by skyline Gondola and then Gondola ride back to Town. The Tour duration is 2 ½ hrs. Evening Indian dinner.

DAY 13 : 04 JUN QUEENSTOWN-ROTORUA
Breakfast. Morning board your coach and transfer to airport for your flight to Rotorua.
Rotorua internationally famous thermal city is the oldest and perhaps best known resort in the country, where generations of visitors have enjoyed the “healing” waters of its thermal spas and marvelled at its natural wonders. Rarely will you find such a concentration of attractions and activities as in this resort.
Arrive Rotorua, check into hotel. Indian lunch and dinner. Late afternoon Te Puia guided tour.

DAY 14 : 05 JUN ROTORUA-AUCKLAND
Morning, comprehensive sightseeing provides for what is known as the 3* Combo attractions. Tour includes Agrodome Sheep Show for a memorable experience on New Zealand’s sheep farming history.
Then drive to Auckland. Enroute we visit one of New Zealand’s top and unique attraction… the famous Waitomo Caves. Where you will be guided through the long galleries and lofty chambers to view stalactites and stalagmites forms over thousands of years by the constant dripping of water.
Arrive Auckland Indian dinner and check into hotel.

DAY 15 : 06 JUN AT AUCKLAND
Breakfast. Late morning half day city tour of of Auckland including Mt.Eden, Queen Street, Harbor bridge and Waterfront.
Post lunch Kelly Traltons tour … Plunge under Auckland’s waterfront and you’ll discover spectacular secrets of the Southern Ocean and see the magic of an Antarctic fantasyland, complete with Penguins strutting in fresh snow and ice!
Head for the Antarctic Encounter, where you’ll be taken back in time to the life-sized replica hut of intrepid South Pole explorer Captain Robert Falcon Scott. Come out of the hut and into an Antarctic snowcat, where you’re transported to a magical world of snow and ice. Frolicking in the white wilderness is a colony of sub-Antarctic Penguins. From your snowcat, you’ll get a fantastic fish eye view of the birds as they swim underwater.
After your Antarctic encounter; head to the Amazon tank to view the deadly Piranha. Now step onto the moving walkway in the Underwater World, you’ll come face-to-face with a Broadnosed Sevengill Shark, proudly displaying some of the most powerful jaws on the planet.
You’re travelling in a clear tunnel, surrounded by two million litres of ocean water and the hundreds of awesome sea creatures within it – you’re just centimetres away from a Bronze Whaler and a two-metre wide Stingray!
There’s so many sea creatures for you to enjoy at Kelly Tarlton’s, including the Moray Eels, magical Seahorses, huge Crayfish and some of the worlds most poisonous fish.
Evening at leisure at waterfronts. Indian dinner and return to hotel.

DAY 16 : 07 JUN AUCKLAND-MELBOURNE
Morning transfer to Sydney airport for your flight to Melbourne.
Arrive Melbourne proceed to hotel and check in. Late afternoon why not take the tram ride (free of cost) and visit the pedestrian area. Melbourne is very Victorian but yet the most stylish of places in Australia. Indian dinner.

DAY 17 : 08 JUN AT MELBOURNE
Breakfast. Full day city tour and Philip Island tour. First we do the city tour includes Fitzroy Garden, St. Patricks Cathedral, Royal Exhibition Building, Federation Square, Arts Centre, Shrine of Remembrance, Town Hall & Parliament House. Then Melbourne Cricket Ground. Post lunch drive to Philip Island which includes visit the Nobbies Seal Centre And Penguin Parade & Koala Centre. Indian Dinner

DAY 18 : 09 JUN DEPART MELBOURNE
Breakfast. Morning at leisure. Late morning transfer to airport for your flight back to India.