Glamours of Eastern Europe
Best of Austria
Sensational Austria with…
Days : 8 | Nights : 7Vienna , Austria
Austria and Switzerland are two most scenic countries in Europe and you can enjoy the best of these holiday destinations through our best tour packages. This package covers some of the amazing tourist spots in Austria such as Vienna, Innsbruck, Salzburg and Wachau. If you are fond of castles and palaces, you must visit the Schönbrunn Palace of Vienna. For people who are seeking thrilling activities should include the Innsbruck of Austria in their travel itinerary. Known for majestic and modern architecture, this city is also famous for exciting winter sports. Plenty of highlights are there in this Austria-Switzerland holiday packages.
Holidaymakers will be delighted to enjoy a mountain train ride from the scenic Zermatt to Täsch. It shall be amazing to go for a scenic drive into the Swiss Engadine, one of the fascinating mountain areas in the world. Each visitor to Switzerland does not forget the breathtaking experience of reaching the Mt Titlis by a revolving cable car and enjoy picturesque views and eternal snow. You will just love the idea of a private boat cruise on the panoramic fjord-lake in Lucerne. The last destination for your Austria-Switzerland vacation is Zurich to catch your flight to your home country.
Day 01: Arrival Vienna
Meet and greet upon arrival and transfer to your Hotel. Check into Hotel by 1400hrs. Rest of the day free at leisure. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 02: Vienna – Salzburg
Breakfast at Hotel. In the morning take the City Tour & Schönbrunn (SIC Basis) (Pick up from most Hotels in Vienna City). This tour will give you an overall impression of the most significant historical sights of Vienna. Along the Ringstrasse we will show you numerous grand buildings, such as the MAK, the State Opera House, the magnificent Museum of Fine Arts with its world famous art treasures of the Habsburgs and the Natural History Museum. As well as the cultural district, the Museums Quartier, the Hofburg (the former Habsburg winter residence), the Parliament, the City Hall and the Burg theater. The highlight of this tour will be a visit of the showrooms of Schönbrunn Palace, once the summer residence of the Habsburg family and home of Maria Theresia. On the way back to the Opera, we pass by the Belvedere Palace. Later return to your Hotel. In the afternoon, we will depart to Salzburg (Standard train travel Included). Meet upon arrival in Salzburg and transfer to your Hotel. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 03: Salzburg – Innsbruck
Breakfast at Hotel. In the morning enjoy a Half Day Salzburg City Tour of Sound (SIC Basis)(You have to make your own way to the starting point of this tour at Mirabellplatz, directly in front of St. Andrä Church). This wonderful ride takes you to see the breathtaking views of the landscape where the opening scenes of the film “Sound of Music” were filmed. Relax and listen to the original “Sound of Music” soundtrack. Our English-speaking guide not only shows you the highlights of the film 'Sound of Music', but also the historical and architectural landmarks in the City, as well as a part of the picturesque Lake District. The tour will last for around 4 hours. Later, return to your Hotel on your own. In the afternoon departure transfer to train station to connect to your train to Innsbruck (Standard Train Travel Included). Arrive in Innsbruck and transfer to your Hotel. Check into Hotel. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 04: Innsbruck
Breakfast at Hotel. Today is free to just explore this breathtaking town in the Alps or choose to visit the Crystal Factory Showroom or just relax. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 05: Innsbruck – Zurich
Breakfast at Hotel. You will have to departure transfer to train station to connect your train to Zurich (Standard Train Travel Included). Meet upon arrival in Zurich Train Station and transfer to your Hotel. Check into Hotel by 1400hrs. Rest of the day is free at leisure. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 06: Zurich – Mt Titlis – Lucerne – Zurich
Breakfast at Hotel. Proceed to the starting point of this tour at Zurich Bus Station. Here you will undergo a Full Day Tour of Mt Titlis and Lucerne (SIC Basis). This is 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 hour stay on the mountain visit the Ice Grotto, experience the new Ice Flyer. A chair lift ride over the glacier with fantastic views into crevasses and ice falls as well as a snow slide on the 'Fun lift' (These activities are included in our tour). After the descent to Engelberg we board our coach for a drive to Lucerne, time at leisure approximately 1 hour for sightseeing and shopping before the coach takes you back to Zurich. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 07: Zurich
Breakfast at Hotel. Proceed on your own to Zurich Bus Station by 1245hrs where you will take the 4.5hours Zürich & Surrounding City Tour - This beautiful excursion combines the interesting city of Zürich with its beautiful nature in the surroundings. Enjoy the drive in a comfortable, air-conditioned coach passing by the castle-like National Museum, the shopping avenue Bahnhofstrasse, Zürich's famous financial district and the renowned Opera House. Photo stop at the picturesque Lake Zürich before cruising the university quarter to see the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology and Zürich's art museum. Reach the charming Old Town for your next picture stop. Introduction stroll through the pleasant pedestrian area with view of the patriarchal guild houses, St. Peter church with Europe's largest clock-face, the "Grossmünster" church and the "Fraumünster" church with the stained glass windows by Marc Chagall. Heading out of the city, the journey continues along the “Gold Coast” to Meilen where you board the ferry and cross the pristine waters of Lake of Zürich to Horgen. Move on to Adliswil for the ultimate highlight of your city tour: The ride by the only aerial cable car* in the Canton of Zürich to the viewpoint Felsenegg. This popular recreational area for the locals living in and around Zürich offers incredible views overlooking Zürich, the lake and the snow-capped Alps. Enjoy the fresh air of the beautiful forest before heading back to Zürich. Make your own way back to the hotel. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 08: Depart Zurich
Breakfast at Hotel. Day free at leisure until departure transfer to Zurich Airport or Train Station for your onward journey.
Days : 8 | Nights : 7