Central Europe with Greece and Crete

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  • Central Europe covering Prague, Vienna and Budapest.
  • Prague — home of Kafka and castles and one of the centres of power of the medieval Holy Roman Empire, as well as seat of the oldest university north of the Alps, Prague today draws countless young tourists for its affordable and tasty beer “The City of a Hundred Spires,” it's known for its Old Town Square, the heart of its historic Astronomical Clock, Completed in 1402, pedestrian Charles Bridge is lined with statues of Catholic saints. 
  • Vienna:  An erstwhile imperial capital famous for its coffee houses, the arts and culture, this city looks at least two sizes too large for the tiny country it sits in The city is also known for its Imperial palaces, including Schönbrunn, the Habsburgs’ summer residence. In the Museums Quartier district, historic and contemporary buildings display works by Egon Schiele, Gustav Klimt and other artists. 
  • Budapest: made up of old Buda and Pest on both sides of the Danube, this old Austro-Hungarian co-capital is famous for its thermal baths and was the second city in the world to get a metro Chain Bridge Castle Hill  Buda’s Old Town, Matthias Church and the turrets of the Fishermen’s Bastion, which offer sweeping views. 
  • Crete: Greece's largest island, is known for its varied terrain, which ranges from fine-sand beaches at Elafonisi to the White Mountains. Mt. Ida, the tallest of the range, is home to the Ideon Cave, which was the birthplace of Zeus, according to Greek mythology. 
  • Agios Nikolaos or Aghios Nikolaos is a coastal town on the Greek island of Crete, lying east of the island's capital Heraklion, north of the town of Ierapetra and west of the town of Sitia. 
  • Heraklion, also known as Iraklio, is a port city and the capital of the Greek island of Crete. It’s known for the Palace of Knossos, just outside the city. The huge archaeological site dates back thousands of years to the Minoan civilization, and includes frescoes and baths.
DETAILED ITINERARY:
  • Home Destination – Prague

    Arrive Prague International Airport and after clearing Customs Check in Hotel. Later we proceed for City Tour of this wealth of Gothic and baroque architecture perhaps inspired Dvorak and Smetana both Prague composers. The sightseeing features landmarks such as Hradcany Castle, The Cathedral of St. Vitus, Later Proceed for river cruise through Prague which is one of the quickest and most relaxing ways to see some of Prague´s most famous sights. Relax on deck and enjoy breathtaking views of the famous Prague Castle, Vysehrad and the National Theatre from a different perspective without the hassle of the jostling crowds. Overnight in Prague. 
    (Meals: Dinner)

  • Prague

    After breakfast at the hotel. we proceed for Orientation City Tour including The Astronomical Clock, the Old Town Square and the romantic Charles Bridge.Charles Bridge is one of the most visited sights in the whole of the Czech Republic. It is the oldest stone bridge in Prague and the second oldest in the Czech Republic which have survived until today. The bridge was named after its founder, Charles IV. who had it built in the middle of the 14th century at a place of its predecessor, the Judith Bridge. The construction of the bridge was entrusted to only 27 year old architect Peter Parler. It was completed at the beginning of the 15th century. we take a later time free for shopping to buy Bohemian crystals and other Czech specialties. Overnight in Prague.
    (Meals: Breakfast, Dinner) 

  • Prague – Vienna.

    After having morning breakfast we proceed for Vienna the capital of Austria, lies in the country's east on the Danube River. Its artistic and intellectual legacy was shaped by residents including Mozart, Beethoven and Sigmund Freud. The city is also known for its Imperial palaces, including Schoenbrunn. Arrive and Check in Hotel. Overnight in Vienna.(Meals: Breakfast, Dinner) 

  • Vienna

    After breakfast we proceed to See Ringstrasse Boulevard with its prestigious buildings such as the Vienna State Opera, Hofburg Palace (former residence of Habsburg emperors), Houses of Parliament, City Hall, National Theatre and University. Later proceed to Visit Schonbrunn palace Imperial Tour, On the Imperial tour of 22 rooms you can explore the lavish splendor of the Grand Gallery, the Far Eastern charm of Chinese cabinets, but also the amazing modesty with the Emperor Franz Joseph let equip its private apartments. The only remaining object at Schoenbrunn from the possession of Queen Marie Antoinette, who died guillotined in 1793. - In the Yellow Salon contains a precious secretaire is shown. in the evening back to Hotel. Overnight in Vienna
    (Meals: Breakfast, Dinner) 

  • Vienna – Budapest

    After breakfast, proceed to Budapest, Hungary's capital, It is bisected by the River Danube, and the 19th-century Chain Bridge connects its hilly Buda district with flat Pest. A funicular runs up Castle Hill to Budapest's Old Town, where the Budapest History Museum traces life from Roman times onwards. Trinity Square is home to 13th-century Matthias Church and the turrets of the Fishermen's Bastion, which offer sweeping views. Arrive at Budapest Twin cities of Buda and Pest. Upon arrival, check in at the Hotel. Overnight in Budapest.
    (Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner) 

  • Budapest.

    After having morning breakfast we proceed for city tour including Buda Castle which is the historical castle and palace complex of the Hungarian kings in Budapest, first completed in 1265. In the past, it was also called Royal Palace and Royal Castle, Also visit Chain Bridge which spans the River Danube between Buda and Pest, St. Stephen;s Basilica, Sightseeing tour also includes view of Heroes Square is one of the major squares rich with historic and political connotations, Fishermen’s Bastion and Church of St. Matthias, Gellert Hill, Astonishing Parliament house which is the seat of the National Assembly of Hungary, one of Europe's oldest legislative building, a notable landmark of Hungary and a popular tourist destination of Budapest Evening Free for rest and leisure. Overnight in Budapest
    (Meals: Breakfast, Dinner) 

  • Budapest – Bratislava – Crete

    After having morning breakfast we proceed to Slovakian capital of Bratislava. Transfer to airport and flight to the island of Crete. Upon arrival you can explore Heraklion town, the Old Venetian Harbour is still guarded by the Venetian fortress “Rocca Al Mare” (or “Koules” for the locals) that was built by the Venetians to protect the port against invasions. Later just relax and have a cup coffee in an original local cafeteria. Overnight in Crete. 
    (Meals: Breakfast, Dinner) 

  • Crete – Knossos Palace – Crete

    Breakfast and departure for Knossos. Knossos is the most famous and most important archeological discovery of a palace from Minoan period. This place was supposedly a reigning residence of the legendary king Minos. It was discovered by Minos Kalokairinos in 1878. Later during 1900 to 1931 Arthur Evans led excavations here and he managed to excavate the palace, large part on Minoan city and many graves.  The Minoan palace Knossos lies 5km from the centre of Heraklion. It's a must see site when visiting Crete.Overnight in Crete 
    (Meals: Breakfast, Dinner) 

  • Crete - Cretaquarium & Heraklion City Tour - Crete

    Breakfast and visit the Cretaquarium to see the many species of the Mediterranean sea floor such as stingrays, jellyfish and even sharks. The next stop will be in the capital city Heraklion, where you can admire many other historical sites, visit Archaeological Museum which houses the largest collection of artefacts from Minoan civilisation. There is a lot of opportunities for shopping in local shops, markets or just for enjoying traditional local coffee or cuisine. Overnight in Crete 
    (Meals: Breakfast, Dinner) 

  • Crete - Agios Nikolaos – Ierapetra - Crissi Island – Crete

    Breakfast and visit the most touristic city of Greece, Agios Nikolaos located on the northen Cretan coastline. Time at leisure and then continue to Ierapetra in order to catch the small ferry for the magnificcent Crissi. It’s an islet known for its exotic waters in all the shades of blue and green, the golden beaches -where it got its name from-, and the protected forest with the cedar trees, which are over 200 years old. Chrissi is a piece of paradise on earth, the southernmost natural park of Europe, and a gem in the Mediterranean. Overnight in Crete 
    (Meals: Breakfast, Dinner) 

  • Crete – Vai Palm Forest - Crete

    Breakfast and excursion to the palm forest of Vai, one of the most popular sights in Crete and one of the most beautiful and special places in the whole Mediterranean. Vai draws thousands of visitors each year. They come not only for its wonderful palm forest, but also for the large sandy beach spread out at its foot. Time at leisure. Return to hotel Overnight in Crete 
    (Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner) 

  • Crete

    Breakfast and free day at leisure to enjoy one of the many nearby beaches or attractions. Overnight in Crete.
    (Meals: Breakfast, Dinner) 

  • Crete – Home Destination

    After Breakfast proceed towards Rhodes International Airport to Board Flight for Home Bound Destination. Tour Ends with the Happy and Sweet Memories.
    (Meals: Breakfast) 

TOUR COST INCLUDES:
1.      Any Airfare(Base Fare: INR 45000)
2.      Accommodation in 3/4 star hotels on Twin/Triple sharing basis.
3.      Internal Flight from Bratislava to Greek Island
4.      Breakfast  and Dinner
5.      Entire road journey & sightseeing by super deluxe air-conditioned luxury coach.
6.      Services of Tour Manager
7.      Services of Local Guide
8.      Visa & Insurance
9.      Tips
10.    Entry fees of all the sightseeing mentioned as per the itinerary.
TOUR COST DOES NOT INCLUDES:
1.      GST (5%)
2.      Porterage
3.      Any items not specifically mentioned in “Tour cost includes”
Price(Delux)





Cancellation Policy
No of Days Charges
35 Days or more prior to the date of departure Deposit Amount
34 – 25 Days 25 % of Tour Cost
24 – 15 Days 50 % of Tour Cost
14 – 10 Days 75 % of Tour Cost
10 days of less prior to the date of departure 100 % of Tour Cost

Note: In case of Cancellation you would be provided Credit note after cancellation charges which can be utilized in any International Tour within the period of 1 year.

  • 4 recent photographs ( 35mm*45 mm white background matt finishing; 80% face focus)
  • Original passport with minimum validity of six months. ( please provide all old passports if any) (Validity of Passport should be 10 year from the date of issue)
  • Last three years income tax – Saral form (photocopies) Company & Personal.
  • Recent 6 months personal bank statements of all the passengers travelling. (photocopies) Company & Personal.
  • 3 Letterheads individual / company.
  • Pan card copy
  • Insurance copy
  • Student id proof
  • Business Proof (Partnership Deed / MOU of Proprietor / MOU of shop & establishment)
  • If salaried person, we need leave letter on company’s letter head and 3 months’ salary slip
For Assistance:
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Tel No: 6101 9117/9/20/22
1) Baggage Allowance – 20 kg per person Check in Bag & 7 Kg Hand Bag

2) Average weather - weather in Europe would be mix of short rain, cold & summer.

3) Things to carry - Advise to carry thermal, heavy woolen & a small umbrella / windcheater in case of short rains, sports shoes recommended for the journey, sun glasses recommended for snow encounter in Switzerland.

4) Currency - Euro is common currency recommended to carry for the whole tour, you can buy a euro currency debit card instead of carrying cash - for safety, For Swiss Portion you can Carry Swiss Franc (CHF).

5) Shopping - purses / bags in Italy (road side), crystals in Swarovski in Innsbruck, Chocolates & watches in Swiss, perfumes in Paris, 

6) Food & Beverages: - Indian Cuisine and Tap Water. 

7) Arrival Pick up time & Departure Time - As Per itinerary.

8) Category of Hotel room type – 3 & 4 Star Hotels with Standard Rooms.

9) Visa duration:  Day to Day visa will be granted as per itinerary.

10) Minimum Passenger to operate the Tour – 6

11) Tips Mandatory to Pay – Yes

12) Validity of Passport – Minimum 6 Months Validity (Validity of Passport Should be 10 Years from the date of issue

13) Optional Tour – Jungfrau / Lido / Paris by Night.

14) Mode of Transport – Coach for more than 16 Pax, Van for below 8 Pax.

15) Portage & Gratuities – Not Included. 

16) Vaccination – No need to take any specific Vaccination for Europe

For Assistance:
SPEAK TO OUR CUSTOMER SERVICE DESK

Tel No: 6101 9117/9/20/22