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Austria & Switzerland Special (9 days / 8 nights)
Day 1 – InterlakenOn arrival in Switzerland - at either Zurich or Geneva airports, transfer directly by train to Interlaken- a mecca for visitors with its spectacular scenery. Day at leisure to explore Interlakens Hoheweg- an inviting 700-meter long boulevard with hotels, cosy cafes, fashion boutiques, watch and jewellery stores. Overnight stay in Interlaken.

Day 2 – Interlaken - JungfraujochThis morning depart on an excursion from Interlaken up to Jungfraujoch- Top of Europe. This memorable train trip from Interlaken Ost takes you via Lauterbrunnen and Wengen to the Kleine Scheidegg, at the foot of the famous Eiger North Wall. Then ascent by the Jungfrau Railway to the magnificent mountain world of eternal ice and snow, Jungfraujoch-at 3454m, the highest railway station in Europe. Visit the Ice Palace and Sphinx Terraces offering breathtaking views of the Aletsch Glacier, the longest glacier in the Alps. Overnight stay in Interlaken.

Day 3 - LucerneToday you experience a rail trip by the Golden Pass line from Interlaken to the city of lights- Lucerne (panoramic coach seats in 1st class only). Day at leisure to explore this lovely city or visit the Swiss Transport Museum, the IMAX Theatre or the Lion Monument on your own. Overnight stay in Lucerne.

Day 4 - LucerneToday you have the option of visiting any of the spectacular mountains in the region. Spend the day visiting Mount Titlis, Mount Pilatus or Mount Rigi. You can also take the opportunity to visit Zurich which is just 50 minute train ride away or else go to scenic Schaffhausen and the famous Rhine Falls. Overnight stay in Lucerne.

Day 5 – Salzburg / InnsbruckThis morning depart by train to Innsbruck or Salzburg. Arrive at your chosen city and transfer to your hotel. Overnight in Salzburg or Innsbruck.

Day 6 - Innsbruck or SalzburgEnjoy the hop-on-hop-off Vienna City tour. Vienna city tour which will introduce you to the most important sights of the Austrian capital. Driving around the famous Ringstrasse, Viennas main boulevard, pass by the State Opera, the Museums of Fine Art and Natural History, the Parliament building, the National Theatre, the City Hall and the University. The highlight of the tour is visit to Schonbrunn Palace. Overnight in Vienna.

Day 7 - Vienna – SalzburgIf in Salzburg, today your city tour will help you to relive the true story of the Von Trapp family. This tour takes you through the historical city and to the beautiful lakes and mountain areas known as the Salzkammergut, a famous musical and cultural centre. The highlights and film locations of the Sound of Music, such as the beautiful gardens in Hellbrunn (where Liesl and Rolf sang I am 16 going on 17), and the wedding church in Mondsee are a treat for all fans of the film. Or while in Innsbruck take a tour to explore the fantastic and sparkling world of Swarovski. The Swarovski Kristallwelten is situated in Wattens. The water spouting Giant (a remarkable huge face sculptured on top of a rock) will amaze you with its sparkling eyes. Inside the Giant, a whole crystal world awaits you. the Chambers of Wonders containing the Planet of Crystals, the Crystal Dome, the Crystal Theatre, the Ice passage and the Floating Poem.Overnight in Salzburg or Innsbruck.

Day 7- ViennaThis morning take a train from Salzburg to Vienna (approx 3 hrs) or Innsbruck to Vienna (approx 4.5 hrs). Transfer to your hotel. Rest of the day at leisure. Over night in Vienna.

Day 8 - ViennaThis morning take Vienna city tour which will introduce you to the most important sights of the Austrian capital. Driving around the famous Ringstrasse, Vienna's main boulevard, pass by the State Opera, the Museums of Fine Art and Natural History, the Parliament building, the National Theatre, the City Hall and the University. The highlight of the tour is visit to Schonbrunn Palace. Overnight in Vienna.

Day 9 - End of TourProceed to Vienna airport for your flight back home or make your way to station for your onward journey.

Cost of Tour per person in EURO
Rates 3 Star 4 Star
  01 Jan – 31 Dec 2010 01 Jan – 31 Dec 2010
Double room 1025 1250
Single room 1250 1425
Our Price Includes:
  • Swiss Transfer Ticket with 4 transfers in 2nd class
  • 2 nights accommodation in Interlaken
  • 2 nights accommodation in Prague
  • 2 nights accommodation in Lucerne
  • 2 nights accommodation in Vienna
  • 2 nights accommodation in Salzburg / Innsbruck
  • Daily breakfast
  • Excursion to Jungfraujoch
  • Sound of Music tour (Salzburg) OR Swarovski Crystal World tour (Innsbruck)
  • Vienna City tour & Schonnbrunn Palace
  • 03 days 2nd class Austrian rail pass
Note: The Tour Cost is subject to change without prior notice.
Hotels:
Subject to Availability at the time of making Reservations.
Booking Policy:
Cancellation charge :
Cancellation policy for all Guided coach tours / unescorted tours is as below except the packages mentioned separately:
Upto 45 days prior to departure, all funds paid will be refunded in full, less an administrative charge of Euro 30 per person. Additional cancellation charges are to be paid if cancellation is received -
  • 45 to 30 days prior to departure: 10% or Euro 30 whichever is higher.
  • 29 to 15 days prior to departure: 25% of the tour price.
  • 14 to 3 days prior to departure: 50% of the tour price.
  • Within 3 days prior to departure: 100% of the price.
No refunds are applicable for no- shows and unused portions during the course of the tour.
German City Highlights/ city Packages:
  • Outside 30 days prior to departure – No cancellations fees.
  • 29 days -18 days – 50 % cancellation fees
  • 17 days – 0 days – 100 % cancellation fees.
Unique Black forest tour:
  • Outside 61 days prior to departure date - 10% of tour price.
  • 62 days to 32 days prior to departure date - 50% of tour price.
  • 31 days to 3 days prior to departure date - 80% of tour price.
  • 3 days to 0 day prior to departure date - 100% of tour price.
EUR 1005 Duration : 9 days / 8 nights
Rates displayed are per person for Double Room
 
 

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