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Swiss Delights for NRI
 
7 days from USD 1699
 
HIGHLIGHTS
 
·         A complete tour of scenic Switzerland at an honest price.
·         Stay at some of the most beautiful and scenic locations of Switzerland.
·         ALL hot delicious unlimited Indian Jain/ vegetarian/non-vegetarian meals included.
·         Enjoy daily buffet breakfast.
·         Cherish an experience to be on top of Europe – Jungfraujoch with Jain / vegetarian / non-vegetarian lunch with champagne.
·         Visit the spectacular Trummelbach falls.
·         Visit scenic Interlaken.
·         Visit Mt. Titlis in the world’s first revolving cable car and enjoy an exclusive Jain / vegetarian / non-vegetarian lunch on top.
·         Scenic cruise on Lake Lucerne included.
·         See the Lion Monument and the Kapell Brucke bridge in Lucerne.
·         Visit Bern, the Swiss capital and the city accorded the world Cultural Heritage status.
·         Visit the beautiful Chillon Castle.
·         City tour of Geneva – entrance to the United Nations building included.
·         Visit the beautiful villages of Yvoire and Evian.
·         Visit a chocolate factory.
·         Enjoy an orientation tour of Zurich.
·         View the magnificent Rhine Falls in Schaffhausen.
·         A relaxed tour with time for shopping.
·         Visit Zurich, Geneva, Interlaken, Lucerne, Bern, Montreaux, Vevey, Schaffhausen, Yvoire, Evian.
·         Professional, friendly, multilingual and experienced Indian Tour Managers travelling with you throughout your tour in Europe.
 
WHAT YOUR TOUR PRICE INCLUDES
SIGHTSEEING AND EXCURSIONS
 
SWITZERLAND
Full day excursion to Jungfraujoch and Interlaken with champagne lunch.
                                               Trummelbach falls.
                                               Visit Mt. Titlis with exclusive lunch on top.
                                               Visit a Chocolate Factory.
  • Lucerne           :            See the Lion Monument and the Kapell Brucke bridge.
                                              Cruise on Lake Lucerne.
  • Schaffhausen  :            Magnificent Rhine Falls.
  • Bern                 :            Visit Bear Pit, Parliament house,Clock Tower.
  • Geneva               :            City tour - Entrance to the United Nationsbuilding included                                   
Visit the beautiful Chillon Castle.
  • Vevey             :             See Charlie Chaplin’s town.
  • Evian              :             Spring water fountain.
  • Yvoire            :              Visit the medieval village of Yvoire
  • Zurich                :              Orientation tour of Zurich.
 
ACCOMMODATION
·         2 nights at Hotel Ramada / Schweizerhof / Europe / Central / Edelweiss in Engelberg or similar.
·         1 night at Hotel Metropole / Flora or similar in Interlaken / Lucerne or similar.
·         2 nights at Hotel Eurotel Victoria or similar in Villars or similar.
·         1 night at Hotel Marriott / Renaissance / Movenpick or similar in Zurich or similar.
 
MEALS
·         Daily buffet breakfast with hot eggs and fruits.
·         5 Indian Jain / vegetarian lunches including exclusive lunch on top of Mt. Titlis and champagne lunch on top of Jungfraujoch.
·         6 Indian Jain/vegetarian/non-vegetarian dinners.
 
WHAT’S MORE
·         Choice to enjoy a local meal.
·         Lavish buffet prepared by our own chef.
·         Several meals served hot in the comfort of your hotel.
 
NOTE
·         All transfers and extensive excursions with entrance fees (as specified in the itinerary) by a deluxe air-conditioned video coach.
·         Services of a professional, multilingual and friendly Tour Manager or a local Representative.
·         On some occasions you may have to join another group in case the group does not have adequate members.
·         A local representative or a driver may only be there to assist you during your initial part of the tour.
 
TOUR COST
 

Hub City
Single Room Supplement
Twin Share
Triple Room reduction
Per Child Without Bed (Below 12 yrs)
Valid from : April 1, 2010 – September 30, 2010
Ex-Zurich
USD 476
USD 1699
Nil
USD 750

 
Note:
·         The arrival and departure transfers will have to be managed by the client on their own.
·         As a 3rd person in a triple room, most hotels use rollaway beds and room size may be the same as the double room.
·         A person below 12 years is considered a child and above 12 years, an adult.
 
PRE/POST TOUR ACCOMMODATION IN ENGELBERG / ZURICH
 
(Includes accommodation per person per night and continental breakfast. Does not include transfers.)
 

City
Per Adult in a Single
Per Adult in a Twin / Triple Share
Child (Under 12 yrs) Without Bed
Engelberg / Zurich
USD 255
USD 135
USD 105

 
ITINERARY
 
Day 1  
Welcome aboard Thomas Cook’s exciting tour to Switzerland - the heart of Europe, known for its scenic grandeur, beautiful lakes, and impressive snow - clad mountains. Stay in Central Switzerland.
Today, start your exciting ‘Swiss Delights’ tour to Switzerland as you arrive to Zurich and proceed to your conveniently located hotel on your own. Check-in and relax in the comforts of your hotel. Tonight, enjoy a sumptuous Indian dinner in the comforts of your hotel. Please reconfirm with your travel agent for exact timings & details about your tour, hotels & meeting place with the Tour Manager.
Overnight at Hotel Ramada / Schweizerhof / Europe / Central / Edelweiss in Engelberg or similar.
 
Day 2
Today, get set for a day full of fun and excitement as we take you to visit Mt. Titlis with its beautiful scenery, and an adventurous ride up the snow-clad Swiss Alps in Rotair - the world’s first revolving cable-car. Visit scenic Lucerne.
After a buffet breakfast at your hotel, we visit Mt. Titlis. Adventure awaits you in a sensational cable-car ride up to Mt. Titlis with a chance to ride, ‘Ice Flyer’. Later, enjoy a delicious Indian lunch specially prepared only for our valued Thomas Cook guests in an exclusive area on the top of MT Titlis. Next, we proceed to scenic Lucerne, where you will have an opportunity to visit the Lion Monument and the Kapell Brucke wooden bridge. Free time to shop for famous Swiss watches, knives and chocolates. Enjoy a scenic cruise on the serene waters of Lake Lucerne. Tonight enjoy a delicious Indian dinner in the hotel.
Overnight at Hotel Ramada / Schweizerhof / Europe / Central / Edelweiss in Engelberg or similar.
 
Day 3
Join us on an unforgettable Alpine excursion tour to the wonderful world of Jungfraujoch - the top of Europe - at 3,454 metres. Enjoy a champagne lunch on top. Visit Trummelbach Falls - the only glacier waterfalls in Europe inside a mountain, yet made accessible. Also visit Interlaken. Get set for a memorable experience.
This morning, after a buffet breakfast at your hotel, check out and board your deluxe coach to visit the Trummelbach falls. Next, get ready for an adventurous ride in a cog-wheel train to visit Jungfraujoch - the Top of Europe. Sit back in your coach as we proceed to the beautiful town of ‘Lauterbrunnen’. Visit the Ice Palace and the Sphinx on top of the longest glacier in the Alps. Today you have a choice of an Indian meal OR a local meal for lunch with champagne specially arranged for you at Jungfraujoch. Next, we visit the charming city of Interlaken to check-in to our hotel. This evening enjoy a delicious Indian dinner.
Overnight at Hotel Metropole / Flora or similar in Interlaken/ Lucerne or similar.
 
Day 4
Visit Bern - the Swiss capital, one of the best-preserved medieval cities in Europe. Visit the Chillon Castle, Switzerland’s most beautiful castle.
This morning after a buffet breakfast, check-out and sit back in your coach as we drive you to Bern for a city tour which includes the Clock tower, the Bear Pit, the Parliament Buildings and Gothic Fountains. Enjoy hot Indian lunch. We then drive you to the beautiful town of Montreaux situated on Lake Geneva with the spectacular Alps in the background. We then drive past the city of Lausanne on the shores of Lac Leman to arrive at the beautiful Chillon castle. Drive back to the hotel. Tonight, enjoy a delicious Indian dinner at the hotel.
Overnight at Hotel Eurotel Victoria or similar in Villars or similar.
 
Day 5
A day of scenic splendour as you visit the medieval villages of Yvoire and Evian. City tour of Geneva - the Garden city.
This morning, after a buffet breakfast, we take you to some quaint villages on the French border. Evian, the birthplace of mineral water, situated on the south bank of Lake Geneva, surrounded by the lake and mountains. Next, we proceed to the ancient flower village of Yvoire, situated on the French shore of Lake Geneva, dating back more than 700 years. After a hot Indian lunch, drive to Geneva–the city in the countryside. On the city tour you will see the Jet d’ Eau, the United Nations building from inside, the floral clock, the English gardens and the International Red Cross building. Next drive to the charming town of Vevey, home of Charlie Chaplin. After a day full of scenic beauty, return back to your hotel. Tonight, enjoy a delicious Indian dinner at the hotel.
Overnight at Hotel Eurotel Victoria or similar in Villars or similar.
 
Day 6
Today, visit a chocolate factory. Depart for Zurich – the financial capital of Switzerland. Enjoy yourself at the lake of Zurich and also shop at Bahnhofstrasse - Switzerland’s most beautiful and busiest shopping street. View the spectacular Rhine Falls in Schaffhausen.
This morning, after a buffet breakfast, we visit a chocolate factory where you have an opportunity to taste some delicious chocolates. Then, we proceed to Zurich - the Swiss economic and cultural centre, where you will enjoy a panoramic tour of the city. Today, enjoy a delicious Indian lunch. Free time at the lake of Zurich. Then spend some time shopping at Bahnhofstrasse, the most popular shopping avenue of Switzerland. Later, we drive you to Schaffhausen to view the magnificent Rhine Falls. Tonight, enjoy a sumptuous Indian dinner.
Overnight at Hotel Park Inn / Movenpick or similar in Zurich or similar.
 
Day 7
Fly back home.
After a buffet / boxed breakfast, check out and proceed to the airport on your own for your flight back home. Arrive home with pleasant memories of your Swiss tour, which we are sure you will treasure for a lifetime. Do spare a few minutes to fill in the feedback form and hand it to your Tour Manager. Your valued suggestions will be most appreciated.
 
DEPARTURE DATES
 
April                 :           10, 15, 17, 22, 24, 29
May                  :           2, 6, 8, 10, 13, 16, 20, 23, 27, 30
June                :           3, 6, 10, 13, 17, 20, 24, 26
July                  :           1, 5, 8, 12, 15, 19, 22, 29
August             :           2, 5, 9, 12, 16, 19, 23
September       :           2, 6, 16, 20, 30
 
TERMS & CONDITIONS
 
  • Validity : April 1, 2010 – September 30, 2010
  • The tour cost does not include cost of airfare, visas & overseas medical insurance.
  • You need to be in possession of valid visas confirmed air ticket & overseas travel insurance.
  • Passengers joining this tour must travel to / from the hub city at their own expense.
  • Indian Lunches and Dinners and local meals are pre set and a - la carte is not possible.
  • Breakfast will be buffet which includes tea, coffee, cereal, juice, bread, butter, hot eggs & fruits.
  • Indian lunches are vegetarian lunches.
  • Any damages caused to the hotel rooms / Coach during your stay, shall be payable by the passengers. Thomas Cook will not be liable for the same.
  • The company shall not accept any liability or responsibility for any damages, loss, baggage loss, injury, accident, death, breakdown or irregularity, which may occur in carrying out the tour arrangement, weather conditions, strikes, war, quarantine and any other cause whatsoever and all such loss or expense must be borne by the passengers. Insurance policies must be carried while on tour.
  • The management reserves the right to claim any additional expenses incurred due to delay or changes in schedules of train, aeroplane, bus, ship or other services
  • Due to major international events and trade fairs throughout Europe such as Air Show, World Athletic Meet, the Motor Show, Ice skating Championships etc, the hotels may be blocked out more than 2 years in advance. In view of this, you may have to stay in hotels further away from the cities and the itineraries may have to be altered / amended.
  • We also reserve the right to substitute a hotel of similar class if it is deemed advisable or necessary.
  • We reserve the right to amend, alter, vary or withdraw any particular departure, excursion advertised.
  • For the convenience of our passengers, we will sometimes amend the itinerary. However all the services will remain the same.
  • There are no refunds for any services i.e. meals, sightseeing etc. not utilized on your tour.
  • Making note of the varied interests of our past clients, we have not deemed the Lido Show essential to be a part of the tour cost.
  • Please refer to the Booking Form for detailed ‘Terms and Condition’.
  • Cost Exclusions :
o        Airfare, Visa and Insurance.
o        Arrival and departure transfers.
o        No porterage included.
o        Any expenses of personal nature such as porterage, laundry expenses, wines, mineral water, food and drink not in the regular menu provided by us, minibar, telephone calls etc.
o        Tips of any nature i.e. drivers, guides, etc.
o        Meals other than that what is mentioned in your itinerary.
o        Cost of excursions, city sightseeing, entrance fees and local guides availed of by the passengers, other than that mentioned in ‘What your tour price includes’.

 

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