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Day 1: MANILA/ROME ITALY
Depart Manila and begin your adventure to the fascinating cities of Europe of our chosen carrier for an overnight flight to Rome, Italy. Enjoy inflight meals and entertainments onboard.
Day 2: ROME (-)
Welcome to Rome, Italy's capital city! Ancient Romans also referred to it as The Eternal City. After passing through airport immigration, meet your guide and start the full-day sightseeing trip. Start your trip through Europe by visiting the Roman Colosseum, the Arch of Constantine, the Roman Forum, the Monument Vittorio Emanuelle II, the Piazza de Venezia, the Circus Maximus, the Trevi Fountain, and the Piazza di Espagna, where you will have free time to shop for luxury brands. Drive to the hotel, check in, and spend the night.
Day 3: ROME (B)
After breakfast, we will start the day by traveling to the Vatican, the smallest state in Europe and the home of our Pope. We will attend the Vatican's Papal Audience, which will be an unforgettable event. As we coordinate all the preparations for this special event, you may get up close and personal with the Pope while also enjoying an instructive and thrilling day. Next, we'll have a photo stop at the Vatican Square before moving on to St. Peter's Basilica, also known as "Basilica di San Pietro in Vaticano", which is thought to be the resting place of Saint Peter, one of Jesus' twelve apostles. The rest of the afternoon is at your leisure.
Day 4: ROME – PISA – VENICE (B)
After breakfast, check out then proceed to Pisa for a photo stop at the famous Leaning Tower, the Baptistery and the Cathedral of Pisa a medieval Roman Catholic cathedral dedicated to the Assumption of the Virgin Mary. Free time for lunch. Afterwards continue the journey to mainland Venice for hotel check-in.
Day 5: VENICE – MILAN (B)
Breakfast then check out at hotel. Experience riding Venice water taxi (Vaporetto) to the romantic city of Venice Island. We will start the walking tour to Piazza de San Marco. From here we can see the the famous buildings like: St. Mark’s Basilica, Doge’s Palace, Museo Correr, the Campanile (The Bell Tower), The Clock Tower and the Bridge of Sighs. Not to be missed is a visit to a world-famous glassblowing factory of Murano, see glassblowing and sculpture techniques by Venetian glassblowers. We will then proceed to Milan, a metropolis in Italy's northern Lombardy region, is a global capital of fashion and design. Home to the national stock exchange, it’s a financial hub also known for its high-end dining and shopping. The guide with show you The Gothic Duomo di Milano Cathedral and the Santa Maria delle Grazie Convent “The Last Supper”, testify to centuries of art and culture. Check in at hotel and overnight.
Day 6: MILAN – ENGELBERG – LUCERNE (B)
Breakfast then check out at hotel. Travel to Engelberg to visit and enjoy the breathtaking panorama of snow-capped mountaintops and untouched Alpine Landscapes Mount Titlis in Switzerland, cableways will transport you in safety and comfort to an altitude of up to 3,020 metres (10,623ft) high above sea level. Ride the world’s first rotating cable car and be amazed with the spectacular view up the summit of Mt. Titlis. Enjoy the illuminated Glacier Cave, experience the Titlis Cliff Walk – the highest elevation suspension bridge in Europe. Afterwards continue to the beautiful city of Lucerne. Continue the sightseeing tour in Lucerne by visiting Lion Monument a giant dying lion carved out of a wall of sandstone rock above a pond, then onto the symbolic Kapellbrucke or Chapel Bridge a covered wooden footbridge spanning the River Reuss, Water Tower, Spreuer Bridge (Mill Bridge), Next to the bridge, the Needle Dam regulates the water level of Lake Lucerne with wooden water spikes. Free time will be given to explore, shop or dine. Transfer to hotel for check in and overnight.
Day 7: LUCERNE - TROYES - PARIS (B)
After your breakfast at hotel, check out then enjoy the scenic drive as we cross Troyes. Panoramically city tour in Troyes; Troyes Cathedral, Basilique Saint Urbain de Troyes will be visit. In the afternoon, head to the City of Lights and Love, Paris! Upon arrival, check-in at hotel. Explore Paris at night on your own to see the famous Eiffel Tower which is adorned with its golden covering and sparkles for 5 minutes every hour on the hour, while its beacon shines over Paris.
Day 8: PARIS (B)
This beautiful day, continue your journey and discover the vibrant City of Lights, Paris! Start the day with your local guide to explore the city, see the highlights of the city includes both banks of the River Seine: The Place de la Concorde, Champs Elysees, Notre Dame Cathedral, Arc du Triomphe, Les Invalides, Louvre Museum, Opera House, the famous Eiffel Tower and experience the River Seine Bateaux Mouche Cruise. Free time in the afternoon to explore the city on your own pace. Perhaps, take the best time for your shopping at the largest Department store in France, the Galleries La Fayette.
Day 9: PARIS / MANILA (B)
Breakfast at hotel free time before your departure transfer to airport for your flight back home.
Day 10: MANILA
Arrival in Manila, HOME SWEET HOME!
INCLUDED IN THE PRICE:
Roundtrip Economy Air Ticket
First Class Hotel (4-STAR)
Daily Buffet Breakfast
Luxury Private Coach
Entrance Fees (Papal Audience, Mt. Titlis, Water Taxi, Seine River Cruise)
Local Tour Guide
Filipino Tour Leader
1 Bottled Water per day
Travel Kit & Souvenir
EXCLUDED FROM THE PRICE:
Schengen Visa: P9,700/pax (subject to change)
Travel Tax + Airline Taxes: USD190/pax (subject to change)
Tips for Driver & Guide: USD10/day ($80)
Hotel Tourist Tax: €2-6/person/night
Travel Insurance with COVID-19 Coverage
Airport / Hotel Porterage
Drinks and Beverages
RT PCR Test (if required)
Hotel Quarantine (if required)
APR 17 - 26, 2023
MIN. 20 PAX: USD2499.00
SGL SUPPLEMENT: USD500.00