European Delight - ENGMARKET

Duración

16 Días

Condición física

Moderado

Ciudad de inicio

Roma

Disponible

2019 / 2020

Ciudades a visitar: Roma; Florencia; Venecia, Véneto; Innsbruck; Kitzbuhel; Salzburgo; Viena; Budapest; Bratislava; Praga; Lauf; Würzburg; Frankfurt; Crucero Por El Rhin; Colonia; Amsterdam; Bruselas; Brujas; Paris

Descripción detallada día a día

Introducción

Estimado viajero: ¡Gracias por habernos elegido para realizar este circuito! Esperamos que disfrute de su viaje.

Le damos aquí una orientación sobre su tour con la información que consideramos puede ser de su interés. La información es ORIENTATIVA, pudiendo existir variaciones sobre los horarios señalados.

TRASLADOS desde el aeropuerto, si lo tiene incluido o comprado. Nuestro trasladista lo estara esperando con un cartel con el nombre de Europamundo o su nombre a la salida de aduanas (despues de recoger su equipaje).

IMPORTANTE: Si usted tuvo NOCHES ADICIONALES a su llegada al hotel tendrá su reserva realizada, pero el guía de su viaje normalmente no se encontrará hasta la noche anterior al inicio del tour. Su tiempo por tanto hasta ese momento es libre.

En el HOTEL le podrán ayudar con toda la información que precise sobre la ciudad. En la recepción podrá encontrar un CARTEL INFORMATIVO de Europamundo donde figurarán las actividades y los horarios establecidos para su grupo. Lea el cartel informativo.

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Highlights:    Evening transfer to the Trastevere district.

WELCOME TO ROME! 


Transfer  from airport to hotel  You will receive information for the start of your circuit in the afternoon or this will be on the informative signs in the hotel reception. 


19:00 h. Transfer to the Trastevere area.  This neigborhood will be a great introduction to Rome, a stroll in the narrow cobbled streets of the Trastevere reveals hidden treasures to us, such as some modest mediaeval churches, small shops with the most peculiar of objects or scenes of daily life. Many trattorias (informal Italian eating establishments) and osterias (inns) imbued with the Italian spirit will be ready to serve you local dishes. Other restaurants serving Indian, Chinese and international food can be found in this area.  Return to hotel.

Highlights:   city tour of Rome. Roman Coliseum (admission price included) and Vatican City.

The morning starts with an early interesting  city tour of the “Eternal City”,  in which we will visit the Caracalla Baths, Venice Square, Circo Massimo, the Capitoline Hill and St. John Lateran. We enter the tiny state of the Vatican. The Vatican City is a principal centre of Christianity in the world. You will be able to visit St. Peter’s Basilica.   Admission to the Coliseum included . This building, which dates from the first century, was built for the purpose of organising entertainment for the Romans, such as gladiator combats. We have the chance to learn about the ancient society of the Roman Empire.

18:30 h. Transfer to Via Cavour , which has many local restaurants and others that serve international cuisine, including Indian and Chinese. Return to hotel.

Total distance: 320km 
Scenery :  Apennine Mountains and Tuscan vineyards. 
Note:   We recommend you wear comfortable shoes as the tour of Florence involves walking.    

08:00h Rome – Departure, passing through the Tiber Valley. 
12:15h Florence –  Our first contact with the Renaissance city is  Piazzale Michelangelo,  a viewpoint with marvellous views of the city. Don’t forget to take your camera! 
Walking tour with local guide,  lasting two and a half hours. We visit the Duomo, Piazza della Signoria, Ponte Vechio, Straw Market,  Piazza Republica, Palacio Vecchio. Free afternoon to explore and visit the city’s historical markets and museums.

The city has many restaurants that offer a wide variety of local and international food, where you can dine. Return to hotel.

Total distance: 310km 
Scenery:   we cross the Apennines and the Po Valley.    

08.15h Florencia – Departure, passing through mountain scenery. 
12:00 h Venice  – Arrival at Tronchetto Gate where we take the  boat  and cross the Grand Canal to the Island of Venice.  Comprehensive tour with a local guide  to St. Mark’s Square and the interior of  St, Mark’s Basilica (admission included).  Visit to the Murano Glass Factory where we will see a demonstration of how this ancient glass is made. Free afternoon.
 
19:00h Return to firm land and transfer to hotel. Dinner in the Mestre district, which has many local and international restaurants.  

Total distance: 480 km  
TODAY’S HIGHLIGHTS:  Breathtaking alpin landscapes. Dinner included.  

08.00 hrs. Venice – Departure, crossing the Po Valley travelling to Austria. 
13.00 hrs.- Innsbruck.-  Time to stroll in the historic centre of Innsbruck.   

15.30 hrs.- Departure after lunch. We travel along a very pretty scenic road between the mountains.   
17.00 hrs-  KITZBÜHEL  – Arrival and time to see this picturesque little village, a famous ski resort where we can enjoy the snow for a large part of the year! Free time. Transfer to the hotel and dinner included (vegetarian option possible). 

Note:   In case of few travellers on the trip, the journey from Venice to Innsbruck may be done by a train. 

TODAY’S HIGHLIGHTS:  Salzburg, the city of Mozart. Fantastic scenery. Cruise on a lake. 
Total Distance:  420 km 
Note:   We recommend you to take warm clothes to enjoy on the deck during the boat ride.  The schedules in winter time might be modified in order to take advantage of sunlight. 

08.00 hrs- Kitzbühel- Departure. We travel between mountains.
10.00 hrs- Salzburg - Arrival. Our guide accompanies us to the most beautiful streets of the historic centre of this city declared a World Heritage site and have lunch.

13.00 hrs.- Salzburg- Departure. We then go on our way between lakes and mountains. A very beautiful scenic stage in the Alps.

14.00 hrs.- St. Wolfgang.  A famous place by a lake of pilgrimage in Austria.
15.00 hrs- St. Wolfgang- Departure.-

15.45 hrs- Traunkirchen.  Time to stroll in this beautiful city with its nice churches and streets along with the very beautiful  TRAUNSEE lake , where at around 16.30 hrs,  we include a cruise on the lake  to see four castles on the mountains and disembarking in Gmunden.


17.30.- Gmunden- Departure and continuation to the capital of Austria.
20.45 hrs.- Vienna-  Arrival. 

Highlights: City tour of Vienna. Vienna gardens of the immense Schönbrunn Palace. Evening transfer. 

09.00 hrs.- Vienna - start with a  scenic sightseeing  tour of Vienna to know the most important places of interest including the Opera , the Museum of Fine Arts and Natural History , Parliament , the Royal Theatre , City Hall and the University. Passing by the Church of San Carlos, we arrive to the Belvedere Palace where we will walk through the gardens from where we are offered a fabulous view of the city. ( If the English-speaking group has fewer than fifteen people, the tour can be conducted in both English and Spanis h).  

Directly afterwards, we head the  Schönbrunn Palace  where visitors can stroll around and enjoy its beautiful gardens.

In the evening we go to the  City Hall Square  to enjoy the lighting and the nightlife in the neighbouring streets, and where we will have dinner with cuisines from around the world (including Austrian,  Chinese , Indian and Italian). Return to hotel.- 

Total distance: 245km       
Scenery:  We travel through the beautiful Pannonian Basin to the Hungarian capital.     
Note:   We remind you that the currency of Hungary is the Forint. It is advisable to pay in local currency during your stay.  If the number of passengers in very small, the journey can be made by train.   


08:30 h. Vienna – Departure following the course of the Danube to Hungary. We have a little under a 3-hours- trip to Budapest.
11:30 h. Budapest  – Arrival.  Relax and discover the city on  a boat tour along the Danube river;  the views of the city and parliament are impressive. Time for lunch after the tour.

14.30 hrs- Guided tour of the “Queen of the Danube” lasting three hours. Visit to the two areas of the city that are separated by the Danube: with historic "Buda" on one side and cosmopolitan "Pest" on the opposite bank. We will know the elegant Pest quarter, the city’s administrative, commercial and leisure district and Heroes’ Square, the Parliament, the Opera House and the elegant boulevards; and the historical Hill of Buda with St. Matthew’s Cathedral, the Fisherman’s Bastion and Habsburg Palace.  Leisure time after the tour. 

At sunset, there will be time at the end of the day in the lively area of  VACI UTCA , where there are lots of little restaurants with food from different countries (Indian, Chinese, Hungarian, Italian).  Return to hotel .

Total distance: 530 km .

08.00 hrs- Departure from Budapest.
10.30 hrs- Bratislava.  We will get to the capital of Slovakia and a city alongside the Danube with an attractive historic centre. Time to see the city and have lunch.

14.30 hrs.- We well leave Bratislava to continue on our way to the Czech Republic.
18.30 hrs- Prague,   Arrival in the evening and transfer t o the  Old Town Square . This central location is full of energy and touristic activities. It’s a marvellous place to acquaint ourselves with Prague. Several restaurants offering cuisines from around the world will be waiting to delight your taste buds, including Czech, Chinese, Indian and Italian. Return to hotel.

Today’s highlights:  c ity tour of Prague. Visit to Castle. Boat tour along the river Vltava. Evening transfer. 
Note:   We recommend you wear comfortable shoes during the walking tour.   


07.45 h. Comprehensive tour .  Lasting three hours and a half. The tour starts off from the “ Caste l Quarter” ( admission included) , the political, religious and monumental centre of the capital, and the cathedral, the palaces and viewpoints over the “city of the 100 towers” and explains the history of the country. We then continue our walk through the “Small City” or “Malastrana Quarter”, the city’s Baroque jewel, to the famous “Charles Bridge”. 

The city tour  is followed by a  monumental cruise  on the river Vltava. 
Free afternoon to continue exploring the city.

In the evening, we enjoy time in the historic  city centre  and there will be an opportunity for you to enjoy cuisines from around the world.  Return to hotel. 

Total distance: 560  km
Landscapes:   Beautiful landscapes en route. Hills. Picturesque villages.

07.30 hrs.- Prague – Departure from Prague on our way to Germany. 
11.45 hrs- Lauf and der Pegnitz - Arrival and time to stroll in this picturesque little Bavarian village which stands out for its busy Market Square and Castle.

13.00 hrs.- Departure from Lauf. We carry on to Wurzburg.
14.30 hrs.- Wurzburg - Arrival and time to get to know this baroque city of Bavaria, on the banks of the Main river, ancient episcopal seat and today, university city with much animation.

17.00 hrs.- Wurzburg. Departure. Our journey continues toward Frankfurt.
18.45 hrs - Frankfurt  – Arrival-. We cross the wide modern avenues from the financial city of Germany. Then, free time in the historic center to explore and choose your favorite restaurant to dine in (from Indian, oriental, Italian, International and so on).

Total distance: 480km by road and 30 additional by boat.
Scenery:   Fertile and picturesque Rhine basin , 
Note:   Bring some warm clothing to enjoy the deck on the boat!

08.00 hrs.- Frankfurt –Departure-. 
09.15 hrs.- Rudesheim –Arrival -.  A stroll through this very picturesque village near the Rhine known for all its taverns. We embark on a  cruise  that last about an hour and forty-five minutes. We discover what it is considered the most beautiful area of the Rhine Valley, drawing medieval villages, castles, vineyards, hills, small churches. Expected departure of the cruise at 10.15 (schedule can be modified)

11.55 hrs.- St. Goar – Arrival and continuation of our route-
14.00 hrs.- Cologne  – Free time to have lunch and to stroll through the city center with its huge Gothic cathedral and its elegant bridges over the Rhine.

16.30 hrs.- Cologne –Departure for Amsterdam through great planes.
20.15 hrs.- Amsterdam  –Arrival-.

Total distance: 75 km 
Landscapes:  Beautiful dutch landscapes with small houses, canals and mills, Boat  trip on the  Jsselmeer lake to Marken. City tour of Amsterdam-.    

08.00 hrs.- Amsterdam –Departure-. 
08.45 hrs.- Zaanse Schans  . Arrival to this open-air park of iconic traditional windmills typical from the Dutch landscape, that together with its warehouses and workshops show us what life was like in the 18th century. Time to take some photos of their mills and their typical houses.

09.45 hrs.- Zaanse Schans. Departure.   
10.15 hrs- Volendam – Arrival  to this very picturesque fishing village. Time to walk.  
11.15 hrs.- Volendam –departure-. From Volendam, on a s hort boat trip on the Jsselmeer lake  we will go to Marken. 

12.00 hrs.- MARKEN-   arrival  to this island that was united to the mainland by a fixed dike, their houses were built on stilts. Time for a stroll. 

12.45 hrs.- Marken departure. Return to Amsterdam.    
13.30 hrs.- Amsterdam  – Arrival and time to have lunch in the centre before starting a  comprehensive tour with a local guide , lasting for two hours. Coach trip that passes through Dam Square with the Town Hall and Royal Palace, the canals and their marvellous bridges, the river Amstel and the floating houses. 

The tour ends in the Museum Quarter, in one of the famous workshops where we will see a diamond-cutting exhibition. 
 
18:30 h. Transfer to the  Red Light District,  with its liberal values and its many restaurants from all corners of the world. It is very likely that you have heard about this neighborhood.  Free time to find somewhere to dine. Return to hotel about 22 hrs.

Total distance: 615 km.

Scenery :  Great cultivated plains. Highly populated cities en route.


07.30 hrs.- Amsterdam –We leave for Belgium.
10.00 hrs.- Brussels  arrival. We will have time to walk around the Grande Place and take a stop to photograph the emblematic monument Atomium.

12.15 hrs.- Bruselas –salida-.
13.45 hrs.- Bruges  –arrival. Time for lunch and a stroll through the ancient Hanseatic city with its romantic canals which were used to transport godos, and converted the city into an important commercial port. 

16.30 hrs- We leave Bruges to the French border.
20.45 hrs- Paris-  arrival 

Recommendation: If you start or end your trip in Paris, we advise you to book an extra day or two in this city. In this way, you will be able to get to know Euro Disney, Versailles and other places of interest.

TODAY’S HIGHLIGHTS:  City tour in Paris. Boat ride along the Seine. Climb to the second floor of the Eiffel Tower. Evening transfer.

09:00h Comprehensive tour of Paris with a local guide,  visiting the Champs Elysees, Arch of Triumph, Concorde Square, Latin Quarter, Luxembourg Palace, Garnier Opera House, Louvre Museum, Notre Dame Cathedral, Town Hall of Paris, Eiffel Tower, etc. Includes  admission to the second floor of the Eiffel Tower in the lift.  

Note:  S ometimes queues to climb the Eiffel Tower are long. For organizational reasons, if deemed appropriate, the climb can be made at a different moment of the day (or Monday).

The visit is followed by a spectacular  cruise on the river Seine  which divides the north of Paris from the south. Enjoy a free afternoon to explore as you choose.

At sunset enjoy the  evening transfer to “Quartier Latin ”, a very picturesque area of the historic centre where a wide variety of international cuisines await you. - Return to hotel.

08.30 hrs.- We go to the centre of Paris , the area of the Louvre Museum.  

Free time to stroll in the city. If you wish, we can accompany you to Benlux, one of the most complete and best-known perfumeries in Paris.
Rest of the day free.

It will be offered for travelers who are interested, an  optional excursion to enjoy in Eurodisney . 


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