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Swiss Glory
 
07 Days / 06 Nights
 

 

Day
1
Into Zurich
• Visit the Rhine Falls
• Visit Zurich

A warm welcome to your ‘Cox & Kings Swiss Glory’ tour. On arrival in Zurich clear immigration and customs and proceed to the hotel on your own to check in. (check in after 1400 hrs). At 15.00 hrs assemble in the lobby and board your coach. Enjoy the excursion to Schaffhausen where the Rhine River thunders over the Rhine Falls forming Europe’s largest waterfall – an excellent photo opportunity. Continue on your scenic drive to the city of Zurich, where on arrival you will proceed on a short orientation tour strolling down Bahnhofstrasse – the city’s fanciest shopping street, past famous sights like Peterskirche (St. Peter’s Church) situated in a medieval square, famous for its 16th Century clock, the largest clock face in Europe. The elegant copper spire of the Fraumunster found in the 9th Century with impressive stained glass windows. Across the Limmat River, you will get a view of the Grossmunster – a beautiful Romanesque and Gothic Cathedral dedicated to Zurich’s patron saints. Some free time to browse the shops. This will be your first encounter with the marvels of Swiss shopping. Visitors take home two things – memories of a beautiful country and a Swiss watch. Check into your hotel after dinner.

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Day
2
In Switzerland
• Optional Excursion To Jungfrau
• An Interlaken City Tour

Enjoy our optional excursion to Jungfrau, the ‘Top of Europe’, a wonderful world of glaciers and eternal ice. Reach the highest altitude railway station in Europe by a charming, red cogwheel train, through the most dramatic mountain scenery! Walk on the great Aletsch Glacier, at 22 kms – the longest ice stream in the Alps, visit the glistening Ice Palace, and the Sphinx Observation Terrace, at 3571 m, the loftiest point of all, the Alpine view is simply stunning. What could be more tempting in this icy cold scenario, than an Indian lunch ! Descend to visit the popular holiday resort of Interlaken, cradled cozily between the beautiful Lakes of Brienz and Thun, where even today you see horse-drawn carriages. You will have your first encounter with the marvels of Swiss shopping. Next to a virtually unlimited selection of watches and jewellery, every store carries a vast array of small famous brand gifts and souvenirs, priced for every pocket. Return to your hotel after dinner.

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Day
3
In Switzerland
• Visit Lucerne
• Mt. Cox & Kings Gala Evening With Dinner - An Exclusive Mountain In Switzerland

Move on to Lucerne with its picturesque mountains, lakes, cowbells, alpine villages and meadows full of edelweiss. Pause at the poignant Lion Monument, built to commemorate the brave Swiss soldiers killed during the French Revolution. Stroll along the covered, wooden Kappellbrucke (chapel bridge), to the ornate Jesuit Church. You will have another encounter with the marvels of Swiss shopping. Later check into your hotel. An exclusive Gala is lined up for you. A mountain in Switzerland that’s all yours! We make sure that ultimate fantasy comes true with Mt. Cox & Kings - a Swiss Mountain, so exclusive, that it’s only for you ! Getting there is half the fun ! Wind your way uphill in a cable car, with a panoramic 360 degree view. If viewing nature is not enough, there are walking trails. That’s not all ! We top it with a sumptuous Dinner and Disco Dancing ! Yes, with Cox & Kings you’re constantly on a high ! Later return to your hotel.

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Day
4
Visit Glacier 3000
• Visit Geneva
Glacier 3000 Awaits ! An everlasting snow mountain, offering panoramic views of the most beautiful summits of the Alps. Ascent is by cable car to Scex Rouge (2971m). A special adrenaline kick with a wild ride on the Alpine Coaster (weatherpermitting), the world’s highest bobsleigh track. You can cruise along at approx. 40 km/hour and with the brakes you determine how fast you want to go. The ultimate highlight is the 520-degree loop, followed by 10 curves, 6 waves, 3 jumps and 2 bridges. The View Point (stairs) located directly behind the Restaurant Botta 3000 has a 360-degree view that includes some of the most beautiful alpine peaks - from the Eiger, Mönch and Jungfrau to the Matterhorn - take the 107 meters Peak Walk along a suspension bridge. Later take the Ice Express to ride the snow bus over the glacier. Return to Col du Pillion. Make a brief stop at Geneva, one of Switzerland’s most privileged cities, said to have the second highest quality of living in the world ! We begin the orientation tour with a drive to the Palais des Nations - the European Headquarters of the United Nations, and one of the active conference centres in the world and the Musee Ariana. Be awestruck by the great white plume of the world’s tallest fountain in Europe - the magnificent Jet d’Eau and pause for a photograph here and at the beautiful floral clock in the Jardin Anglais Return to your hotel after dinner.

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Day
5
Onto Paris
• Optional Gala Evening In Paris
Depart on a drive to Paris, the ‘City of Lights’ (driving time is about 6 hours). Proceed for an early dinner check into your hotel. Enjoy the optional Gala Evening in Paris. A cruise on the River Seine followed by an illumination tour ! Sparkle over a glass of champagne at the Lido show.

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Day
6
In Paris
• Visit The Eiffel Tower
• Guided Panoramic Highkight City Tour Of Paris
• Visit Fragonard

Start the day with an overview of the city from the 3rd level of the Eiffel Tower ! Enjoy a guided panoramic highlight city tour. Drive past monuments like the pyramid of the Louvre, Garnier’s Opera, the River Seine, the Place de la Concorde, the Champs Élysées the Napoleanic Arc de Triomphe and the Hôtel des Invalides. Visit Fragonard, an exclusive from Cox & Kings. Discover Fragonard’s creations on sale at factory prices. Later this evening after dinner return to your hotel.

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Day
7
Homeward Bound
Good times need never end ! Your ‘Cox & Kings Swiss Glory’ tour ends with guests departing on individual flight schedules. We are confident you will join us again sometime soon…

Note: This tour may run with an altered flow due to operational constraints

Add on : 2 days / 1 night Paris hotel with Euro Disney one day one park ticket. Airport-Hotel-Airport and to and from return transfer to Euro Disney to be arranged on your own.

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Tour Cost
ADULT IN SINGLE PER ADULT IN TWIN / TRIPLE SHARING PER CHILD* WITH BED PER CHILD* WITHOUT BED
$1,899.00 $1,199.00 $899.00 Free
Inclusion / Exclusion

Inclusion
  • Accommodation at the hotels mentioned or similar.
  • Services of Cox & Kings Tour Manager or Local Representative.
  • Meals, coach transfers, entrance fees, excursions, sightseeing and surface transportation as mentioned in the itinerary.

  • Exclusion
  • Cost of your Round Trip Economy Class Excursion Airfare.
  • Airport taxes.
  • Visa Charges for UK and Schengen.
  • Cost of your Overseas Travel Insurance policy valid for the duration of the tour covered for passengers upto the age of 70 years.
  • Compulsory Tips of EUR 3 per person per day.
  • Optional & Add-on Excursions unless mentioned otherwise.
  • Hotel surcharges (if applicable) during high / festive season to be paid extra per person.
  • Any increase in rate of Euro (presently calculated at 1 EUR = USD 0.85) leading to an increase in Tour Cost coming into effect prior to departure. However, the rate prevailing on the given day of payment will apply.
  • Porterage at hotels, apartment, airports, seaports, tips, laundry, wines, mineral water, telephone charges, all items of personal nature and also food & drinks not forming part of the touring group's menu.
  • Anything not specifically mentioned in "What Your Tour Price Includes" box.

  • PRICES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT PRIOR NOTICE DUE TO CURRENCY FLUCTUATIONS AND PRICE FUEL HIKES. SUBJECT TO AVAILABILITY AT TIME OF BOOKING, SUBJECT TO AIRLINE RULES AND REGULATIONS, KINDLY ENSURE THAT THE FOLLOWING ARE ADHERED TO: - TRAVEL INSURANCE, VISA’S AND VACCINATIONS WHERE APPLICABLE.