While there are a dozen Switzerland holiday packages that do not go beyond the stereotypes, considered the standard Swiss pursuits such as cuckoo clock, chocolate, cheese and yodelling. But modern-day Switzerland is an entirely urban landscape, it is cosmopolitan, cultural, historical, affords an Alpine scenery that takes your breath away and a transport system that is effective, punctual and simply reliable. Don’t get bogged down by the obsessive Swiss punctuality, this is a country that has four official languages where majority of the locals speak in English and there’s so much to discover. A Switzerland trip will be your ultimate gateway to a culture that thrives on diversity, is multilingual and serves sumptuous food – and its not just fondue – the world can ever conjure up.
8 nights 9 days
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‘Mumbai to Mumbai Tour’ guests will report at Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport, Mumbai as per the scheduled flight departure time and proceed to Paris – City well known for its fashion. Upon arrival, MakeMyHolidayz Tour Manager will guide all guests for airport formalities and proceed to the hotel.
Today we visit the Versailles palace – a UNESCO World Heritage Site, whose origins date back to the seventeenth century, was successively a hunting lodge, a seat of power and from the nineteenth century, a museum. Here we see the State apartments and the magnificent Hall of Mirrors. Further we explore Paris city. we pass by Louvre Museum and see Champs Elysees - the most famous avenue in the world. Champs-Elysées means ‘Elysian Fields’ which indicates that someone thought this street was heaven on earth, Place de la Concorde - one of the major public squares in Paris. It was the site of many notable public executions during the French Revolution, L’Arc De Triomphe - one of the most famous monuments in Paris. It was commissioned by Napoleon in 1806 to celebrate his victory at Austerlitz. Later we enjoy the amazing view of Paris city from the Top level of the Eiffel Tower. In the evening, we enjoy the Seine river cruise.
Today we visit Disneyland- The happiest place on earth. It’s much more than a Theme Park. Here the Disney magic comes to life. Over 50 attractions offer magical experiences and exciting adventures for young and old alike. Upon arrival we experience endless fun. We enjoy various rides and shows like it’s a Small World, Mickey's philharmagic, Indiana Jones and the Temple of Peril, Big Thunder Mountain, Pirates of the Caribbean, Star Wars Hyperspace Mountain etc. We also get a chance to meet our favourite cartoon characters like Mickey, Minnie, Donald, Pluto and Goofy. Later in the evening we enjoy the famous Cabaret Show of Paris – Le Lido
Today we enjoy full day excursion of Champagne region. Here we visit a Champagne house and visit sprawling vineyards. Here we also experience some Champagne tasting
Today we proceed to Geneva - Popularly known as the 'capital of peace’, as it is the headquarters of Red Cross and the European seat of the UNO.
Today we proceed to Vevey - one of the pearls of the Swiss Riviera. Here wevisit Chaplin’s world- A site dedicated to Charlie Chaplin. Then we drive towards Montreux- a traditional resort town nestled between steep hills and the lakeside. Upon arrival we visit Château de Chillon- an island castle located on Lake Geneva. Here we discover many stories and history of this region and learn the art of wine-tasting and appreciation, whilst uncovering the enigma of Swiss wine. Further we proceed back to Geneva. Upon arrival we explore Geneva city, we see Jet D’eau fountain - 140 metres high water fountain and the official logo for Geneva's hosting of the 2008 UEFA Championships, Geneva lake - Switzerland’s largest lake, Flower Clock – a large working clock made of flowers that changes with the seasons, UN Building - office of the United Nations in Geneva is the European headquarters of the UN, the other headquarters being in New York, famous Broken Chair - a monumental sculpture in wood by the Swiss artist Daniel Berset, Red Cross building - Headquarters of International Committee of the Red Cross and WHO Building – Headquarters of World Health Organization.
Today we visit Maison Cailler – The Swiss chocolate factory at Broc. Further we proceed to Bern - The capital of Switzerland is built on a sandstone ridge, encircled on three sides by the River Aare flowing through a valley. Upon arrival we enjoy walking tour of Bern city, we see Bear Pits - a Swiss heritage site of national significance, and is of particular significance in Bern because the bear is a symbol of Bern, Bern Clock Tower – 800 years old astronomical Clock Tower (Zytglogge), Old town - UNESCO World Heritage Site, is the medieval city center of Bern, Einsteinhaus - a museum and a former residence of Physicist Albert Einstein and Aare River - the longest river flowing entirely within Switzerland. In the evening we arrive at Lucerne – a beautiful city in the heartland of Switzerland.
Today we proceed to Engelberg- the largest winter and summer holiday destination. From here we do half day excursion to Mt Titlis – Central Switzerland’s highest peak. We take ‘Titlis Rotair’- the first cable car with revolving gondolas in the world to the summit Station, enjoying panoramic views of the Swiss Alps along the way. Upon arrival at the summit, we visit Ice Grotto, enjoy thrilling Ice Flyer ride and Snow sliding (Subject to weather condition). In the afternoon we proceed to Lucerne. Upon arrival we explore Lucerne city, we see Lion Monument - a giant dying lion carved out of a wall of sandstone rock, which commemorates the Swiss Guards who were massacred in 1792 during the French Revolution, Kappelbrucke Wooden Bridge - World’s oldest covered wooden bridge spanning the River Reuss. In the evening we enjoy Lake Lucerne Cruise with Swiss Folklore music.
Today we do a full day excursion to Jungfraujoch – Top of Europe. First we proceed to Grindelwald, from here we board Eiger Express – The most modern tricable gondola of the world. We reach at Eiger Glacier station in just 15 minutes. Further we board a Cogwheel train and admire the view of the picture-perfect peaks of Eiger, Mönch and Jungfrau along the way and then disembark at Europe’s highest railway station which is at an elevation of 3,454 metres (11,332 ft). Upon arrival we see the breath taking view of snow clapped mountains, Ice sculptures, Ice Palace and Sphinx Terrace. In the evening we explore Interlaken city- a traditional resort town in the mountainous Bernese Oberland region of central Switzerland. Built on a narrow stretch of valley, between the emerald-coloured waters of Lake Thun and Lake Brienz
Today we visit yet another natural beauty at Schaffhausen (Neuhausen), Rhine Falls - the most powerful waterfall in Europe. Here we enjoy Boat ride (Subject to availability) for a spectacular view of the falls. Further we pass by Zurich Lake.
It’s time now to say goodbye! Let’s stay in touch with each other through email, phone, WhatsApp, Facebook, Instagram and meet again on yet another memorable tour. See you all!‘Mumbai to Mumbai Tour’ guests will proceed to Zurich Airport as per the scheduled group flight departure time and start their return journey back home. Tour Concludes.