Magical Christmas in Europe
Tour of Italy, Switzerland, Germany, Luxembourg, The Netherlands, Belgium, and France
December 18 – 29, 2022
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Depart Manila on board a prestigious airline for your flight to Milan. Enjoy in-flight meals and entertainment onboard. (Same-day arrival)
Welcome to the fashion capital of the world – Milan, Italy! After immigration clearance at the airport, convey your luggage and board your private coach for your transfer to hotel for check-in and dinner.
D2/DEC19 MILAN-COMO-ENGELBERG (BD)
Full breakfast and enjoy the half day guided city tour of Milan, visit and entrance to Duomo including earphone guide, view Santa Maria Del Grazie, La Scala, and all other major attractions. Photo stop at Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II. Free time for leisure in the afternoon. Transfer to Como, a city at the southern tip of Lake Como in northern Italy, known of the gothic Como Cathedral. Continue to the town of Engelberg in Central Switzerland for hotel check-in.
D3/DEC20 ENGELBERG-GIESSBACH-ISELTWALD-INTERLAKEN (BD)
Experience a mind-blowing day in the snow at Mount Titlis in Switzerland. Take the world’s first rotating cable car and be amazed at the spectacular view up to the summit. Enjoy the illuminated Glacier Cave, experience the Titlis Cliff Walk – the highest elevated suspension bridge in Europe. In the afternoon, be mesmerized by the beauty of Gissbachfalle, a 500m waterfall behind a historic hotel spilling into Lake Brienz, and the 19th-century Grandhotel Giessbach for a glimpse of the former Swiss splendor.
Continue to Iseltwald to see the dramatic landing stage found right in front of private residences. See Park Iseltwald next to the boat stop Harbor Iseltwaltd. Later on proceed to the adventure capital of Switzerland, Interlaken for hotel check-in.
D4/DEC21 INTERLAKEN-SIGRISWIL-BERN-TITISEE-FREIBURG (BD)
After breakfast, proceed to an orientation tour of Interlaken, a traditional resort town in the mountainous Bernese Oberland region of central Switzerland. Continue to Sigriswil Panoramic Bridge, a scenic pedestrian suspension bridge that spans 340 meters, stretching 180 meters over the Gummi Gorge. On the way to Bern, photo stop in Bern Minister and Barenpark. Before leaving Switzerland, cross the German border to the Black Forest area in Titisee which is famous for its Cuckoo Clock Industry. Afterwards, drive to Freiburg for your hotel check-in.
D5/DEC22 FREIBURG-STRASBOURG-LUXEMBOURG (BD)
Today, we travel to Strasbourg from Freiburg, the richest city in Alsace with its historical and architectural heritage. See the UNESCO listed Grand Ile, Strasbourg Cathedral, and Palais Rohan. Stroll around La Petite France and along the canals. In the afternoon proceed to Luxembourg for a city tour with your English speaking guide. Luxembourg is famous for its medieval fortified Old Town, a UNESCO World Heritage Site at the shores of the River Alzette. Discover the secrets of the city and be surprised by the grand squares, churches, and palaces on every corner. Admire a mixture of styles that range from gothic renaissance and baroque architecture.
D6/DEC23 ROERMOND OUTLET-AMSTERDAM (BD)
Enjoy your buffet breakfast then travel to Roermond in the Netherlands. Visit Designer Outlet Roermond, then continue to cross the Dutch border to Amsterdam for your hotel check-in.
D7/DEC24 AMSTERDAM-VOLENDAM-AMSTERDAM (BD)
Today, visit the Cheese and Clog Factory, and photo stop at a traditional Windmill, then excursion to the fishing village of Volendam. Admire the colorful wooden houses then visit St. Vincentius Church. Afterwards, return to the city to visit Coaster, the oldest diamond polishing factory in the world. Later, go on a Canal Cruise around Amsterdam aboard a glass-roofed boat. Walk along the famous Red Light District then return to hotel.
D8/DEC25 AMSTERDAM-THE HAGUE-ROTTERDAM-BRUGES(BD)
After breakfast, transfer to The Hague, known for its Gothic-style Binnenhof Complex which is the seat of the Dutch Parliament, then to the 16th-century Noordeinde Palace. The city is also home to the U.N.’s International Court of Justice, headquartered in the Peace Palace and the International Criminal Court. Transfer to Rotterdam for orientation tour to see the furnished cube-shaped houses. Continue to Bruges for your guided tour to see city highlights including Burg Square, Town Hall, Belfort Tower, Basilica of the Blood, the Market, Begijnhof and Justice Palace. Dinner before hotel check-in.
D9/DEC26 – BRUGES-BRUSSELS-PARIS (BD)
Breakfast then drive to Brussels and stop at Heysel Plateau for photos of the Atomium then proceed to the magnificent Grand Palace, surrounded by opulent guildhalls and tow larger edifices, the City’s Town Hall and the King’s House. See the famous emblem of the city – Mannekin Pis. Some free time on your own before crossing the French border to the vibrant City of Lights – Paris – for dinner and hotel check-in.
D10/DEC27 – PARIS (BD)
Explore Paris, and see the highlights of the city on both banks of the River Seine: The Place de la Concorde, Champs Elysees, Notre Dame Cathedral, Arc du Triomphe, Les Invalides, Louvre Museum, Oepra House, and the famous Eiffel Tower and River Seine Bateaux Mouche Cruise. Free time in the afternoon to explore the city, or shop at Galleries La Fayette, the largest department store in France.
D11/DEC28 – PARIS/MANILA (B)
Enjoy your buffet breakfast and some free time before your departure transfer to the airport for your flight back home.
D12/DEC29 – MANILA
Arrival in Manila. HOME SWEET HOME!
- Roundtrip airfare via OMAN
- First Class Hotel (4* City Limits)
- Daily Buffet Breakfasts and Dinners
- Luxury Private Coach
- Filipino Tour Leader
- Travel Kit & Bag
- Pre-departure briefing
- Schengen Visa: PHP 9,500 (subject to change)
- Travel Tax + Airline Taxes
- USD 180 (subject to change)
- Travel insurance with Covid-19 coverage
- Tippings for Guide and Driver: USD 10/DAY (USD 110)
- Hotel Tourist Tax: (if applicable) €2-6/person/night
- Drinks during meals
- Airport/Hotel Porterage
- USD 500 upon booking (NON-REFUNDABLE)
- Deviation/Extension fee subject to the flight availability with fare difference
- 3 pcs passport size pictures (white background)
- Bank Certificate and Bank Statement (within 3 Months)
- Passport valid for 6 months (old & new passport)
- Marriage Contract
- Income Tax Return
- Certificate of Employment with Leave of Absence
- Birth Certificate (photo copy)
- Travel Insurance with COVID-19 coverage
- Certificate of Vaccination