9 Days 8 Nights Glamours of Italy & Switzerland
Price: RM 14,665.00 Per Person
*Twin Sharing Room
- Best Western Blu Hotel or similar
- Holiday Inn Florence or similar
- Best Western Cavalletto E Doge Orseolo or similar
- Crowne Plaza Milan City or similar
- Monopol Hotel or or similar
- Interlaken Hotel or similar
Day 1 Rome
Welcome to Rome! A glorious city rich in classical antiquities, medieval buildings, Renaissance Palaces and Baroque Churches. Upon arrival at Rome Airport you will be met and transferred to your Hotel. Check into Hotel by 1400hrs. Rest of the day you are free at your leisure to explore or relax. Perhaps spend some time in the boutiques of the Via del Corso or the elegant designer stores in the neighborhood of the Via Condotti. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 2 Rome – Florence
Breakfast at Hotel. Take a Guided City Panoramic Tour of Rome. This tour introduces you to the grandeur part of the City. Being one of the richest communities in the world, the independent Vatican State holds superb Vatican Museums which you will be able to visit. This includes the Treasure House of the Catholic faith with vast collections of ancient and Renaissance Art, gathered by Popes over the ages. Marvel at Raphael’s brilliant work as you continue into the Sistine Chapel and glorious masterpieces of Michelangelo’s frescoes. Now enter St Peter’s Basilica, observing Michelangelo’s early ‘Pieta’ and Bernini’s ‘Popes’ Altar sited above the spot where St Peter is reputed to have been crucified. Cross the Tiber to hear tales of the glory of Ancient Rome as you view the Colosseum and overlook the Forum. Later we proceed to Florence. Arrive and check into Hotel. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 3 Florence – Pisa – Venice
Breakfast at Hotel. Take a Guided Walking Tour of Florence. This itinerary allows you to discover the origins of Florence and the reasons that made her the birthplace of the Renaissance. The tour which lasts about 2 hours, is dedicated to all those who wish to learn more about the facts and secrets of over 2,000 years of Florentine History. These include the City of Dante, Leonardo Da Vinci, Michelangelo, and other important figures. We depart from Piazza della Repubblica where we discuss the City’s Roman origins and then walk towards nearby Palazzo Davanzati where we will embark on an interior tour. Afterward we amble through some of the less crowded streets towards Ponte Vecchio and finally enter Piazza Signoria through the Uffizi Courtyard. From this main Piazza and Civic Center, our tour takes us past the Oratory of the Bonomini next to the House of Dante until we reach the City’s religious center. The tour finishes with the Cathedral and The Baptistery of St. John. Later we proceed to Pisa where you will see the Leaning Tower of Pisa. Later continue to Venice. Arrive in Venice and proceed by Water boat (Admission Included) to your Hotel on Venice Island and check into Hotel. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 4 Venice
Breakfast at Hotel. This morning proceed for a Panoramic Walking Guided Tour of Venice. This interesting tour is centered around the history of St. Mark’s Square and its main monuments. As well as visiting St. Mark’s Basilica with its marble and mosaics, you can spectate the Ducal Palace where the Old Republic of Venice exercised their political and commercial powers in the Doge Palace. Next you will cross the Bridge of Sighs arriving at the famous Venice Jail. Finishing off the tour is the opportunity to visit the glass factory on the island of Murano (This visit to Murano is optional and not included in the Walking Tour). You will also enjoy a Gondola Ride (Admission Included). Afternoon free at your leisure to explore Venice. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 5 Venice – Verona – Milan
Breakfast at Hotel. You will proceed to the mainland by Water Taxi (Boat Included) and meet your Vehicle where you will be driven to Milan via Verona. Rest of the day is free at leisure. Check into Hotel. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 6 Milan – Lucerne
Breakfast at Hotel. A Milan Guided City Panoramic Tour will include a panoramic view of the city with your tour guide. Later there will be a one hour walking tour of Milan which will include a visit to The Duomo. In the afternoon proceed to Lucerne. Arrive and check in Hotel. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 7 Lucerne – Mt Titlis – Lucerne
Breakfast at Hotel. This morning proceed to Engleberg where you will take the Mt Titlis Tour. An adventure excursion to the highest vantage point in Central Switzerland. A pleasant ride with our deluxe motor coach takes you to the mountain resort of Engelberg in Central Switzerland, where you will board the aerial cable way for a 45 minute journey from the green valley bottom to the high alpine glacier region at 3020 m/10000 ft which guarantees snow the whole year round. Enjoy a magnificent ride in the world’s first ever revolving ‘ROTAIR’ gondola, which offers a 360° panoramic view into the Alps. During the 2 hours stay on the mountain visit the Ice Grotto, experience the new ‘Ice Flyer’ – chair lift ride over the glacier with fantastic views into crevasses and ice falls and enjoy a snow slide on the ‘Fun Lift’. (These activities are included in our tour). After the descent to Engelberg we board our coach for drive to Lucerne. You will get an Orientation Tour of Lucerne where you will see the Lion Monument and then Chapel Bridge. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 8 Lucerne – Jungfrau – Interlaken
Breakfast at Hotel, today we proceed to Grindelwald Grund where we take the train to Jungfrau. (Admission Included) via Kleine Scheidegg to Jungfraujoch, Europe’s highest railway station. Board an unforgettable Alpine tour to the majestic world of the Jungfraujoch – Towering at 11,333 feet (3,454 meters) you’re officially at the top of Europe. Visit the Ice Palace and Sphinx Observation Terrace. Later return back to Grindelwald Grund Station where you meet your driver and proceed to Interlaken. Arrive and check in hotel. Free time to explore this beautiful city on your own. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 9 Lucerne – Zurich
Breakfast at Hotel. Departure transfer to Zurich Airport or train station to connect your flight or train to your onward destination.
- 8 Nights Accommodation
- Continental Breakfast Daily
- Return Airport or Train Station Transfer upon Arrival and Departure
- Service of Long Distance Vehicle from Day 2 to Day 8 (except in Venice)
- Sightseeing and Admissions as per program
- All Guided tours are with Service of English Speaking Guide
- Government Taxes and Service Charges