DESTINATION : Discover Europe

Discover Europe

Belgium, Netherlands, Germany, Switzerland & France

No. of Days : 9 days


Tour Code : DTS / DTSD


Day 1:
London – Calais – Brussels – Holland
Depart towards Dover for your crossing to Calais. From Calais, settle into your comfortable seats and travel to the capital city of Belgium, Brussels. On arrival the tour starts with a photo stop at the most iconic structure of Brussels, The Atomium, followed by the famous MannekenPis Statue and Grand Place. Note on occasions there can be severe delays crossing the English Channel and therefore a city tour of Brussels will be replaced by city tour of Zurich on day four.
Breakfast , Lunch & Dinner

Day 2:
Mt. Titlis – Lucerne
Begin the morning by visiting the world renowned Keukenhof Tulip Gardens; celebrating its 70th edition of the spring park, with Flower Power the theme for the year. Admire over 6 million bulbs at the world-famous attraction, between March and May. (After 19th May Keukenhof will be replaced by Madurodam model village). Early afternoon, visit the cheese and clog demonstration. Later visit Amsterdam, to view the amazing architecture from a glass-topped canal boats. Have free time later to explore the bustling hub of the city Centre, where cultures are welcomed, and its tolerant society can be observed.
Breakfast , Lunch & Dinner

Day 3:
Holland – Cologne – River Rhine cruise
Travel to the city of Cologne, Germany. Visit the breathtaking Cologne Cathedral, known as the Dome Church which stands 157 meters in height. The Cathedral is truly a masterpiece; taking over six hundred years to construct and is one of the best-known architectural monuments in Germany. Depart for a scenic boat cruise on the River Rhine; enjoy picturesque views of vineyards and castles as you cruise along the longest river in Germany. Whilst aboard your cruise, enjoy a hot cup of tea to accompany the wonderful scenery.
Breakfast , Lunch & Dinner

Day 4:
Heidelberg – Black Forest – Rhine Falls
Travel to Heidelberg; here, have an opportunity to photograph the famous Heidelberg Castle on the hills above. Drive to the Black Forest region in South Germany where we stop at the largest natural lake in the Back Forest, Lake Titisee. Here enjoy free time, and have an opportunity to purchase cuckoo clocks and other souvenirs. Later, travel to Switzerland and walk around the largest plain waterfalls in Europe, the Rhine Falls. Note:Your seat numbers and Tour rep may change on day 4.

Day 5:
Mt. Jungfrau – Interlaken
Today depart for Mt. jungfrau. On arrival board a cogwheel train to the top of Mt. Jungfrau at 3454 meters above sea level. At the top, have free time to explore the Ice Palace to view life-sized ice sculptures, visit the Sphinx observation terrace for spectacular views of the Aletsch glacier and surrounding peaks. After, continue to Interlaken; where you can enjoy a walk on the main street and admire breathtaking scenery.
Breakfast , Lunch & Dinner

Day 6:
Mt. Titlis – Lucerne - Geneva
Ascend 10,000 ft to the summit of Mt. Titlis. Take the world’s first revolving cable car, the TitlisRotair. Enjoy breathtaking panoramic views of the surrounding Swiss landscapes. At Mt. Titlis have free time to play in the snow and visit the ice caves or take a professional photo in traditional Swiss outfits. Depart for Lucerne to view the Lion Monument and one of the oldest wooden bridges in the world, the Chapel Bridge, enjoy free time to explore the town. In the afternoon, continue the journey to Geneva. On arrival enjoy a short city tour to see the United Nations Building, The Flower Clock and the symbol of Geneva, the Jet d’Eau (operation permitting)
Breakfast , Lunch & Dinner

Day 7:
Geneva – Paris
Depart for Paris (approximate drive time will be 6 hours). On arrival enjoy a cruise along the River Seine. The cruise is perfectly designed to discover and admire the rich architecture such as the Eiffel Tower, Musée d’Orsay and more. Enjoy the famous illuminations of Paris during your night tour. This panoramic tour will cover the impressive ‘Eiffel Tower’, the world famous ‘Champs Élysées’, the beautiful ‘Arc de Triomphe’ and many other historic buildings.
Breakfast , Lunch & Dinner

Day 8:
Disneyland® Paris or City Tour with Versailles Gardens
Tour Code: DTSD: Disneyland® Resort Paris
Today depart for the world famous Disneyland® Resort Paris. Here enjoy a fun and adventurous day out; choose between Disneyland® Park; which explores five themed lands filled with Disney classic stories and fairy-tales or Walt Disney Studios® Park; the behind-the scenes destination sensation allowing you to experience movie and cinema sets coming to lifeBreakfast ,Lunch & Dinner
Tour Code: DTS: City Tour with Versailles Gardens
The tour will start with a visit to the renowned Versailles Gardens, a fine example of 17th century French landscaping covering an area of more than 800 hectares. Use this free time to take mesmerising photos, souvenir shopping or simply relax on the Royal Lawns. Then visit the famous ‘Louvre Museum’ and have the opportunity to view the renowned painting of ‘Mona Lisa’ (entrance not included). Later, visit Fragonard perfume museum to purchase some unique French fragrances, soaps, candles and more. During the orientation tour, cover the exclusive ‘Champs Élysées’, ‘Arc de Triomphe’, ‘Place de la Concorde’ and ‘Opera Garnier’.
Breakfast , Lunch & Dinner

Day 9:
Paris – Calais – London
This morning depart for Paris to embark on a journey to the Eiffel Tower for a breathtaking bird’s eye view of Paris. Later drive through Avenue Des Champs Élysées, the most prestigious avenue in Paris; with its cinemas, café and luxury speciality shops before driving back to Calais for the channel crossing OR you may end your tour at Paris CDG airport for your return flight ( drop at CDG airport will be at 2pm approximately. Ensure your return flight is after 5pm). Bid farewell before arriving at your drop off point.
Breakfast , Lunch & Dinner
Note:On occasions, due to large events, traffic, logistics and availability of reservations, it may be necessary to change the above itinerary. However, all aspects of the itinerary will be covered. Please note on occasions during peak season maximum occupancy per room will be 2 persons, in which case an alternative room configuration will be provided. In the event of Eiffel Tower restricting access the price difference for the restricted floor will be reimbursed. Eiffel Tower during national holidays or events may be substituted by Montparnasse tower or will be refunded.


Price Includes

  • Return transportation by deluxe AC coach fromyour selected pick up point
  • Return channel crossing via Eurotunnel or Ferry
  • 8Nights accommodation in a 3/4* hotelwith breakfast
  • Tour Code: DTSD: 8 Indian dinners &7 vegetarian lunches
  • Tour Code: DTS: 8 Indian dinners & 8 vegetarian lunches
  • Entrances and sightseeing as mentioned inTour Highlights
  • All tips and service charge
  • Premium service of a Star Tours’ Representative
  • EARLY BIRD OFFER

  • Book 8 weeks in advance and get £40 OFF per adult and childOR One night pre stay in London (3* hotel) with airport transfer and tour transfer included
    (one-way)
  • Book 6 weeks in advance and get £25 OFF per adult and child
  • Tour Highlights

    BELGIUM

  • Atomium Structure photo stop
  • Walking Tour of Brussels view the Grand Place&MannekinPis Statue
  • NETHERLANDS

  • Keukenhof Tulip Gardens OR Madurodam Model Village with entrance
  • Amsterdam Canal Cruise with entrance
  • Cheese & Clog Demonstration with entrance
  • GERMANY

  • Cologne visit Cologne Cathedral
  • River Rhine Cruise with entrance and complimentary tea
  • Heidelberg Castle photo stop
  • Black Forest drive through the scenic region
  • Lake TitiseeFree Time
  • SWITZERLAND

  • Mt Jungfrau with entrance
  • Mt Titliswith entrance
  • Rhine Falls The largest plain waterfalls in Europe
  • Geneva City Tour view Flower Clock, UN Building, Jet d’Eau and more
  • Lucerne City Tour view the Lion Monument &Chapel Bridge
  • Interlaken Free time to explore

  • FRANCE

    TOUR CODE: DTSD
  • Eiffel Tower (Top floor*) with entrance
  • River Seine Boat Cruise with entrance
  • Disneyland® Paris with entrance
  • Paris Orientation Tour
  • Illumination Tour of Paris included in your price

  • TOUR CODE: DTS
  • Eiffel Tower (Top floor*) with entrance
  • River Seine Boat Cruise with entrance
  • Versailles Gardens with entrance
  • French Perfumery included
  • Paris Orientation Tour
  • Louvre Museum entrance not included
  • Illumination Tour of Paris included in your price

  • Departure Dates & Prices

    DEPARTURE DATES ADULT CHILD(2-11 Years)
    Mar – 30 £1,110 £795
    Apr – 06, 13, 20 £1,110 £795
    May – 04, 08, 11, 18, 20, 25, 27 £1,110 £795
    Jun – 01, 08, 10, 15, 22, 24, 29 £1,110 £795
    Jul – 01, 06, 13, 20, 22, 27 £1,110 £795
    Aug – 03, 05, 10, 17, 19, 24, 31 £1,110 £795
    Sep – 07, 21 £1,110 £795
  • Price per person based on 2/3 adults sharing a room
  • Child 2 - 11 years must share a room with 2/3 adults
  • Infants 0 - 23 months price is £225 for a seat in coach only
  • Max occupancy per room is 3 person (excluding infants)
  • £125 reduction will apply for 2nd child without a bed
  • Single supplement will be an additional £300
  • Note:Child below 04 years are not allowed to the top level of Matterhorn Glacier


    Additional Excursions

    Zurich City Tour ADULT €5 CHILD Free
    Ice Flyer ADULT €12 CHILD €6 (6-15yrs)
    Trummelbach Waterfalls
    (Available from 15 Apr to 29 Sep)
    ADULT €15 CHILD €10 (6-15yrs)
    Lido Cabaret Show ADULT €120 CHILD €30 (4-12 yrs)

    Pre & Post Tour Accommodation

  • For pre tour London hotel view page 21
  • Post tour Paris accommodation with breakfast (excludes transfers):
  • £80 double room, £75 single room, £105 triple room.

    Pick Up Points Available

  • All pick-up points available from the UK, and selected from Europe, but note that Dover is not guaranteed. Please view page 16-17 for more information. You may end your tour at CDG Airport in Paris.
  • Suggestion

  • Why not combine this tour with London Package page 21 orextend it to cover Austria & Italy by taking the European DelightsTour.
  • The Star Difference

  • Excursion to Mt. Titlis&Mt Jungfrau included
  • Enjoy Indian lunch at Mt Jungfrau
  • Enjoy a complimentary tea at River Rhine Cruise
  • Illumination Tour of Paris included
  • Tips and service charge included