French and Swiss Spirit

3N Paris , 1N Lyon and 3N Zurich
8 days

From

US$ 1,080

per person

Operated by Europamundo

Highlights

  • Travel by bus with English speaking guide, basic travel insurance and breakfast buffet.
  • Includes arrival transfer
  • Boat: River Seine in Paris, Zurich lake.
  • City tour in : Paris.
  • Evening Transfer: Montmartre district in Paris, Quartier Latin in Paris.
  • Ticket admission: Funicular in Montmartre in Paris, 2nd Floor Eiffel Tower in Paris.
  • Train: Rapperswil / Zurich
  • Funicular: Lyon, Cable Car to Grindelwald First
  • 1 Lunch Included in: Lucerne

Meals

7 Breakfast & 1 Lunch

Accommodation

Hôtel & Résidence Mercure Paris La Defense Parc or Similar

3 night(s) in Paris

Room Type: Standard
Meals Included: Breakfast

Campanile Lyon Centre-Berges du Rhône or Similar

1 night(s) in Lyon

Room Type: Standard
Meals Included: Breakfast

harry’s home Zürich-Wallisellen or Similar

3 night(s) in Zurich

Room Type: Standard
Meals Included: Breakfast

Included in the price

Paris

  • Transfer to Quartier Latin in Paris
  • Transfer from Paris Airport to hotel
  • Transfer to Montmartre district in Paris
  • River Seine Cruise in Paris
  • Paris guided city tour
  • Funicular in Montmartre in Paris
  • Eiffel Tower 2nd floor in Paris

Lyon

  • Stop in Semur En Auxois
  • Visit Beaune
  • Funicular climb to Notre Dam de Fourviere

Zurich

  • Boat ride on Lake Zurich
  • Palais des Nations (the United Nations headquarters in Europe) in Geneva
  • Train from Rapperswil to Zurich.
  • Cable Car to Grindelwald First
  • Jardin Anglais (English Garden) with its famous flower clock
  • The Jet d’Eau, the tallest fountain in Europe

Day-wise Itinerary

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Day 1: Paris

  • TODAY’S HIGHLIGHTS: Night-time transfer to the Montmartre neighbourhood. Funicular ride (included).
  • Welcome to Paris! On arrival at the airport we shall be waiting to transfer you to the hotel. You can enjoy your free time until the tour starts, information about the meeting place and start time can be found on the information boards in the hotel reception area. At the end of the evening, we provide transfers to the Montmartre district. This neighbourhood is known for its painters, artists, and cabaret. We will also take the cable car to the top of the hill from where we can admire the spectacular views of Paris. You can choose from one of the many restaurants offering different types of cuisine and enjoy a relaxing dinner. After this we will return to the hotel.

Day 2: Paris

  • TODAY’S HIGHLIGHTS: Paris City tour. Climb to the second floor of the Eiffel Tower. Boat ride along the Seine. Evening transfer.
  • Today we will take you on a guided tour in which you will discover the history, main boulevards and the breathtaking monuments of the city of Paris. We will stop at the Eiffel Tower where you will have the opportunity to climb up to the second floor of this remarkable wrought-iron monument (ticket admission included). The tour will end with a boat cruise along the River Seine, which divides north and south Paris. Enjoy an afternoon at your own leisure to explore and relax! At sunset you can grab dinner in the Latin Quarter, a very picturesque and historic area where a wide variety of international cuisines await you. We will then return to hotel. Note: There might be very long lines to climb the Eiffel Tower. For operational reasons, if deemed appropriate, the climb can be made at a different time of the day (or on Monday).

Day 3: Paris

  • TODAY’S HIGHLIGHTS: Time at leisure. We will start the day by going to the centre of Paris, to the area of the Louvre Museum. Enjoy some leisure time to explore. If you wish, we can accompany you to Benelux, one of the most complete and best-known perfumeries in Paris.
  • Note: For those who are interested, an optional excursion to Disneyland Paris is available.

Day 4: Paris - Semur - Beaune - Lyon

  • TODAY’S HIGHLIGHTS: Vineyards in Beaune and Bourgogne region. Funicular climb in Lyon.
  • Today we travel to the centre of France, to the Bourgogne region, famous for its wines. Making a stop in SEMUR EN AUXOIS, a small medieval town listed surrounded by impressive walls. After this we will visit BEAUNE, located in the centre of the Bourgogne region, with its streets full of flowers, hospice and wine museum all points of interest. Time for lunch. Continuing on, we will arrive to LYON in the mid-afternoon, the capital of Roman Gallia on the banks of the Rhone (its historic centre has been declared a World Heritage site). We include a funicular climb to Notre Dame de Fourviere where we have a great view of the city. Enjoy some leisure time to walk around.
  • Note: Sometimes, for events or congresses, accommodation may be provided in a city near Lyon (normally Chambery).

Day 5: Lyon - Geneva - Zurich

  • TODAY’S HIGHLIGHTS: Swiss Landscapes.
  • Centre of Geneva Next, we have a beautiful stage of our journey as we travel to Switzerland. In GENEVA, with our guide, we will go to the Palais des Nations (the United Nations headquarters in Europe) and then to the beautiful Jardin Anglais (English Garden) with its famous flower clock. You can also admire the Jet d’Eau, the tallest fountain in Europe. After lunch, we will continue through Switzerland passing the beautiful Leman Lake (Lake Geneva) and Neuchatel Lake. We will arrive to ZURICH in the late afternoon.
  • Note: Depending on the number of travellers from Geneva to Zürich, this trip might be done by train.

Day 6: Zurich

  • TODAY’S HIGHLIGHTS: Boat trip across Zurich lake. Journey by train.
  • We start the day with a stroll in the most populated city of Switzerland, Zurich, the financial and cultural capital of the country. Zurich has twice been declared the city with the best quality of life in the world. After this we will board a boat for a trip on Zurich lake, this will last about two hours. The boat makes brief stops, allowing us to admire the villages along the way. We get off in RAPPERSWIL, a small and highly picturesque village overlooked by its medieval castle. We return to Zurich by train and will see the efficiency and punctuality of the Swiss Railways. Enjoy an evening in the historic centre next to the lake, here you can dine at one of the many restaurants offering a wide range of different cuisines.

Day 7: Zurich - Lucerne - Zurich

  • TODAY´S HIGHLIGHTS: Admire the fantastic landscapes. Cable car included to Grindelwald first. Lunch included.
  • Today´s journey has beautiful landscapes with high mountains and lakes. Breathtaking scenery in the region of Interlaken. We will stop in GRINDELWALD where we will have time for a coffee before taking the cable car up to mountain. We will walk along the winding path which will lead us to the ¨footbridge over the empty¨. Dare to walk along the bridge amongst the fantastic scenery enjoying glaciers all around us. We will take lunch up the mountain (included) before heading back down. We continue to LUCERNE, one of the most beautiful cities in Switzerland. In the evening we have time to stroll around, enjoying the city and taking dinner before we return to the hotel in Zurich.

Day 8: Zurich

After breakfast, end of our services.

Exclusions

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  • Airfare, airport taxes, visas, overseas medical insurance, meals and departure transfers

Terms and Conditions

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  • Once you want me to hold the booking - you will have to give us a non refundable deposit of INR 11,000/ per person
  • Cancellation policy:
  • 31 days and more - deposit amount of INR 11,000/ per person ( non-refundable)
  • less than 30 days - deposit amount + 10% of the cost of the tour
  • less than 10 days - deposit amount + 25% of the cost of the tour
  • less than 3 days - deposit amount + 35% of the cost of the tour
  • less than 1 day - full 100% amount
  • In case of Covid1 related cancellation - up to 8 days prior to departure we offer you full refund / credit.

Starting from

US$ 1,080

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