DESTINATION : Europe Delights

Europe Delights

Germany, Switzerland, Liechtenstein, Austria, France, Italy & Vatican

No. of Days : 12 days

Tour Code : EUDL / EUDLD

Day 1:
Depart towards Dover for your crossing to Calais. From Calais, settle into your comfortable seats and travel to Germany. During the journey, be entertained by your all time favourite movies and a variety of music while you cover the distance to the hotel.
Note:Day 1 transfers may be done by alternative vehicles then those advertised.

Day 2:
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 Black 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 Tour rep, vehicle & seat numbers may change on day 2.
Breakfast , Lunch & Dinner

Day 3:
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 4:
Ascend 10,000 ft to the summit of Mt. Titlis. Take the world’s first revolving cable car, the Titlis Rotair. 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 unique 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.
Breakfast , Lunch & Dinner

Day 5:
Depart for Liechtenstein, one of the smallest countries in Europe. Stop in the capital city, Vaduz. Later proceed to Austria to see Innsbruck, offering a combination of culture, history and nature. On arrival, view the Golden roof (a symbol of the city) and then enjoy free time to explore this beautiful city. Finally visit the famous Swarovski Crystal World Museum, before checking into the hotel.
Breakfast , Continental Lunch & Continental Dinner

Day 6:
Depart for Venice; the most romantic city in Italy with its distinctive architecture and famous gondolas. Begin with a boat ride to St Mark’s Square, one of the most elegant squares in the world. See the famous Bridge of Sighs and the Basilica di San Marco. Explore the island for the famous Murano Glass, or admire the rich architecture of the buildings. Finally, enjoy a gondola ride while enjoying the ambience of Venice.
Breakfast , Lunch & Dinner

Day 7:
Depart for Florence. On arrival, be greeted by your local professional guide. The tour of this renaissance city starts by viewing the impressive architecture of some of the finest historic buildings in Italy, such as the Duomo of Florence, along with photo stops at Basilica of Santa Croce, the final burial place of Michelangelo, statue of David (replica), famous Ponte Vecchio Bridge on the Arno River and The Piazelle Michelangelo, for the most outstanding views of Florence.
Breakfast , Lunch & Dinner

Day 8:
On arrival in Rome, be greeted by a local professional guide. The tour starts with a photo stop at the Colosseum which is surrounded by other sights such as Constantine arch. View the Roman Forums, where ancient civilization developed. Visit the Vatican City, home to the Pope and the Roman Catholic Church to see the St. Peters Basilica. View Trevi Fountain, arguably the most beautiful fountains in all of Rome.
Breakfast , Lunch & Dinner

Day 9:
Today start the journey to Pisa. On arrival, marvel at The Piazza del Duomo (Cathedral Square) which is dominated by four great religious structures: the Duomo, Leaning Tower of Pisa, Baptistery and the Camposanto. Enjoy some free time here to buy souvenirs for friends and family. In the afternoon, continue the journey to Geneva (approximate drive time will be 6 hours). Here be taken on 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 10:
Depart for Paris (approximate driving 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 & Dinner

Day 11:
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 life.
Breakfast & Dinner
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 “Carrousel du Louvre” home to the famous, glass pyramid (entrance to Louvre Museum not included). Visit the courtyard and wonder the Tuileries gardens famed for their pristine layout and history or enjoy your free time to explore numerous shops, restaurants and cafes in the surrounding shopping avenues. Later, visit Fragonard perfume museum to purchase some unique French fragrances, soaps, candles and more.
Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 12:
This morning embark on a journey to the Eiffel Tower (level 3*) 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 2 pm approximately. Ensure your return flight is after 5 pm). Bid farewell to the group arriving at your drop off point.
Breakfast & Lunch
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.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.As coaches are prohibited in certain parts of Pisa, Rome, Florence and Venice majority of the tour will be conducted by walking.

Price Includes
  • Return transportation by deluxe AC coach from your selected pick up point.
  • Return channel crossing via Eurotunnel or Ferry.
  • 11 Nights accommodation in a 3/4* hotel with breakfast.
  • Tour Code: EUDLD: 10 Indian dinners, 1 Continental dinner, 8 vegetarian lunches & 1 Continental lunch .
  • Tour Code: EUDL: 10 Indian dinners, 1 Continental dinner, 9 vegetarian lunches & 1 Continental lunch.
  • Entrances and sightseeing as mentioned in Tour Highlights.
  • All tips and service charges.
  • Premium service of a Star Tours’ Tour Representative.
  • Book 10 weeks in advance and get £50 OFF per adult and child .
  • OR One night pre stay in London (3* hotel) with airport transfer and tour transfer included (one way)
  • Book 08 weeks in advance and get £25 OFF per adult and child.

  • Tour Highlights
  • Heidelberg Castle photo stop.
  • Black Forest drive through the scenic region.
  • Lake Titisee Free Time.
  • Mt Jungfrau with entrance.
  • Mt Titlis with entrance.
  • Rhine Falls The largest plain waterfalls in Europe.
  • Geneva City Tour view Flower Clock, UN Building, Jet d’Eau.
  • Lucerne City Tour view the Lion Monument & Chapel Bridge.
  • Interlaken Free time to explore.
  • Vaduz photo stop.
  • Golden Roof & free time to explore.
  • Swarovski Crystal World Museum with entrance.
  • Venice Boat ride to St. Marks Square, Gondola Ride with entrance.
  • Rome City Tour with local guide, Colosseum photo stop, view Trevi Fountains, Roman Forum.
  • Florence City Tour with local guide, Statue of David (replica) at Piazza Michelangelo, Ponte Vecchio Bridge, View the Piazza Della Signoria, Basilica of Santa Croce (from outside) and The Duomo (from outside).
  • Pisa view the Leaning Tower (from outside) & The Duomo.
  • St Peters Basilica & Square.
  • FRANCE Tour Code: EUDLD
  • Eiffel Tower (level 3*) with entrance.
  • River Seine Boat Cruise with entrance.
  • Disneyland® Paris with entrance.
  • Paris Orientation Tour.
  • Illumination Tour of Paris included.
  • Eiffel Tower (level 3*) with entrance.
  • River Seine Boat Cruise with entrance.
  • Versailles Gardens with entrance.
  • French Perfumery included.
  • Paris Orientation Tour.
  • Carrousel du Louvre (Louvre Museum entrance not included).
  • Illumination Tour of Paris included.

  • Departure Dates & Prices
    Mar – 30 £1,490 £1,150
    Apr – 06, 13, 20, 27, 29 £1,490 £1,150
    May – 04, 06, 08, 11, 13, 15, 18, 20, 22, 25, 27, 29 £1,490 £1,150
    Jun – 01, 03, 05, 08, 10, 12, 15, 17, 19, 22, 24, 26, 29 £1,490 £1,150
    Jul – 01, 03, 08, 10, 15, 17, 20, 22, 24, 27, 29, 31 £1,490 £1,150
    Aug – 03, 05, 07, 12, 14, 17, 19, 24, 26, 31 £1,490 £1,150
    Sep – 04, 07, 14, 16, 21, 28 £1,490 £1,150
    Oct – 05, 12, 19 £1,445 £1,110

    * EUDLD will incur a supplement of £35 per adult and£30 per child for Disneyland entrance

  • 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 £300 for a seat in coach only
  • Max occupancy per room is 3 person (excluding infants)
  • £160 reduction will apply for 2nd child without a bed
  • Single supplement will be an additional £415
  • Note:Departures during Oct. lunch will not be provided on day 3; Prices for these have been adjusted accordingly.

    Pre & Post Tour Accommodation

    • For pre tour London hotel view page 19 • Post tour Paris accommodation with breakfast (excludes transfers): From £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.


    Why not combine this tour with Scotland tour (page 22) or extend your tour to cover Belgium & Netherlands by taking the Majestic Europe Tour, view page 58.

    The Star Difference

  • Excursion to Mt. Titlis & Mt Jungfrau included in your price.
  • Enjoy one additional Indian dish & Masala Chai for breakfast in selective cities.
  • Enjoy Indian lunch at Mt Jungfrau.
  • Enjoy a complimentary tea on River Rhine Cruise & an Italian ice cream in Italy.
  • Gondola ride in Venice included.
  • Illumination Tour of Paris included.
  • Tips and service charge included.