Contrast of Europe end Paris - ENGMARKET

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Lisboa

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Abril 2020 / Março 2021

Cidades para visitar: Lisboa; Fatima; Madrid; Zaragoza; Monasterio De Poblet, Tarragona Province; Barcelona; Girona- Gerona ; Mirmande; ; Genebra; Gruyeres; Gstaad; Grindelwald; Lucerna; Zurique; Burglen; Lugano; Morcote; Milão; Pisa, Tuscany; Roma; Florença; Venecia, Véneto; Innsbruck; Kitzbuhel; Salzburgo; Viena; Budapest; Bratislava; Praga; Lauf; Würzburg; Frankfurt; Colonia; Amesterdão; Bruxelas; Bruges; Paris

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Introdução

Caro viajante: Obrigado por nos escolher para realizar este passeio!Esperamos que você aproveite a sua viagem.

Aqui damos-lhe uma orientação em sua turnê com as informações que acreditamos que pode ser de seu interesse.A informação é indicativa, podem existir variações em horas designadas.

TRANSFER do aeroporto, se você tiver incluído ou compra. Nossa transferência vai ser esperando por você com um cartaz em nome de Europamundo ou seu nome para a saída do costume (após a coleta de sua bagagem).

Lembre-se de informar-nos por telefone, se você perdeu seu voo de conexão ou esperado atraso de sua chegada, em sua figura VOUCHER o telefone da transferência.

IMPORTANT: If you had additional nights upon arrival the hotel will have your reservation, but his travel guide normally will not be until the night before the start of the tour.

Dia

TODAY’S HIGHLIGHTS:   Arrival. Transfer to the hotel.
Welcome to Europe!!!.   On arrival at the airport we shall be waiting to transfer you to the hotel.  You can enjoy free time until your tour starts, information about the meeting place and start time can be found on the information boards in the hotel reception area. 

IMPORTANT - IF YOU REQUESTED ADDITIONAL NIGHTS on arrival at the hotel you will have your booking made but the guide of your trip will normally not arrive until the start of the included activities. YOUR TIME BEFORE THIS MOMENT IS THEREFORE FREE. At your hotel they can help you with all the information you need.  

NB:   The schedules you will find in this itinerary are approximate. The guide, depending on the situation and in order to improve the development of the circuit, may adjust the schedules.    

Total distance: 695 km.
 
Scenery:  F orests, small mountains, walled villages


Note:   There is an hour difference between Spain and Portugal. When in Portugal is 11 hrs in Spain is 12 hrs.

07:30 hrs. - Lisboa – departure. We Travel to the north of Portugal.
09:15 hrs. - Fátima  – Time to know this important Sanctuary. 
 
10:30 hrs. - Fátima – Departure. We will continue on our way through the Green lands of the centre, passing into Spain and over the grasslands we cross the north of Extremadura region.
Lunch included  en route in a regional food restaurant. Continuation to  MADRID. 

20.30 hrs.- Madrid,  arrival. We include  transportation to Plaza Mayo r where you can enjoy at some typical taverns. 

Total distance: 640Km  
Scenery :  different landscapes on the Spanish plateau and fertile areas in Catalonia.    

07:30h Madrid – Departure. 
12:00h Zaragoza –  Arrival at this city, which stands on the banks of the river Ebro. The guide will join the group to  Basilica del Pilar . Free time to visit this impressive sanctuary and have lunch in the city centre. 

14:00 hrs. -Zaragoza.- Departure on our way to Catalunia.
16:30 hrs. – Monastery of Poblet.  Surrounded by walls in a beautiful setting, this is one of the best preserved medieval monasteries in the world  (entrance and guided tour included) .

17:30 hrs. – Monastery of Poblet.- Departure.- We cross rich agricultural regions of central Catalonia. We go to the beautiful scenery where the Benedictine abbey is located. We climb to the summit in small  rack train  to admire the fantastic landscapes

18:45 hrs. -Monasterio de Montserrat. - Arrival.- Time to admire the views and visit the sanctuary where the Virgin of Montserrat, patron Saint of Catalonia, is located.

19:45 hrs. -Montserrat.- road exit. 
20:45 hrs. - Barcelona. - Arrival. 

Important note: In   the Winter months, from November to March (both included), due to the shorter days, the Monastery of Poblet will not be visited (so that we can reach Montserrat in the daylight).

Total distance covered: 115 km 


In the morning at 09.00 hrs the tour starts with our guide or a local guide the  tour of the city   including the Columbus Monument, Plaza de Cataluña, Paseo de Gracia, Diagonal, Sagrada Familia, Montjuic with its Olympic facilities, Plaza de España. A stop will be made for a few minutes near the Sagrada Familia to have a chance to see this monument. The visit ends in the Ramblas area for participants to walk around the historic centre and Gothic quarter.  Free time for lunch and to continue strolling. 

18.00hrs -Barcelona –Departure-. We travel towards the north of Catalonia.  
19.30 hrs - Girona – Arrival in this small Catalan capital with its very beautiful historic centre where the cathedral stands out with its great staircase.  The city is also magnificently lit up and has many small restaurants.  

NB: If your hotel should be in the outskirts of Gerona, we will take to the centre by bus to leave you there for time before going to the hotel.  

Distance travelled: 630 km 
Landscape: soothing green and Mediterranean landscapes. 

08:00 h - Girona - departure - We enter France, travelling along the region of Provence. 
12:00 h - Arles - Small city part of Unesco World Heritage where we can visit its roman anfitheatre, the best preserved in the whole of France, and its small Provencal Romanesque churches. Here you will be reminded of the Dutch painter Van Gogh who, during his most prolific years, captured the vividness of the south of France. Time to have a walk and eat lunch. 

14:30 h - Arles - departure - the gentle landscapes of provence go by outside our window. 
15:15 h - Carrieres de Lumières (The Cathedral of Images). Not far from Arles, we encounter this set of 20,000 year old quarries, where you can walk between its cold and dark walls, only to be surrounded by pictures and music. The included show is an immersive experience as giant pictures are projected on walls, ceiling and floor, while music echoes all around. 

16:30 h - Carrieres de Lumière - departure. 
18:00 h - La Garde Adhemar - We make a stop at this typical Provencal village, carefully preserved and with amazing views over the Rhône Valley.

18:45 h - La Garde Adhemar - departure.
21:45 h - Chambery . Arrival and accommodation.

Important: There might be times when it may not be possible to get tickets for the Carrieres de Lumière, in which case we will provide an alternative transfer to the Roman aqueduct of Pont du Gard.

Total distance covered: 285 km  
Countryside: Very pretty scenery at Lake Leman. Large lakes, high snowy mountains in the distance. In the afternoon, a trip between the mountains passing through beautiful villages of wooden houses. 
NB: Have your passport with you, we are going into Switzerland and sometimes there are border controls asking for documentation. -

 08.00 hrs -Chambery –A stroll in Chambery before leaving, the charming capital of Savoie, a medieval city with a beautiful old town and great castle. 

09.00- Chambery- Departure-. We travel to Switzerland. 
10:30 hrs - Geneva –Arrival. - The capital of the French-speaking region of Switzerland. A city on Lake Leman which houses the European United Nations headquarters, the offices of the International Labour Organisation, of the Red Cross and numerous other headquarters of international bodies. With our guide, we will go to the Palace of Nations (the United Nations headquarters in Europe) and the pretty English Garden with its flower clock, and can admire the “Jet d’Eau”, the tallest fountain in Europe. 

12:30 hrs - Geneva –departure after lunch-. Our road follows Lake Leman. Amidst magnificent vineyard scenery (area declared UNESCO world Heritage). 
14.00 hrs - Chillon Castle, arrival at this fantastic mediaeval castle built on the waters of the lake. Tickets included . 

15.00 hrs - Chillon Castle –Departure-. Magnificent mountain scenery, we cross areas with pretty villages with wooden architecture. 
15:45 hrs- Gruyere. – In the centre of the area where the famous cheese is produced, Gruyere is a very picturesque walled tourist village. Very near to Gruyere are some of the main Swiss chocolate manufacturers (NESTLÉ among others), and we visit the Cailler factory. Sweet tasting included! 

18:15 hrs - Gruyere. Departure amidst mountains and very pretty Swiss villages. 
19:30 hrs - Gstaad, Arrival in this pretty little village with its wooden houses. Accommodation in the area of Gstaad- Saanenland.

Total distance covered: 240 km   
Countryside:   A spectacular stage in terms of scenery: high peaks where the snow stays all year round, typical little villages, lakes. 
Suggestion:  Wear warm clothing and comfortable footwear, we will be in the high mountains where you can walk on hanging walkways! Some waterproof clothing is also recommendable. Remember too that if it is a sunny day in the mountains, it is best to use solar protection.  
NB:  For reasons of weather (strong winds) or maintenance, the cable car may not be running at some time. If this happens, we will try to find an alternative client to another scenic point.   

08.00 hrs - Gstaad –Departure-. Very beautiful mountain and lake scenery. We cross the region of Interlaken with its beautiful lakes. 
09:45 hrs - Grindelwald. -   time for a coffee in a Bernese Alpine Mountain resort before taking the  cable car (tickets included) to Grindelwald First,  the largest skiing resort in the region. We will do a route on foot (30 minutes) where amidst impressive Alpine scenery, we will have the chance to take the  “step into the void” while enjoying the glaciers surrounding us;  lunch included for passengers. 

13:15 hrs - Grindelwald First. - Departure. 
15.00 hrs - Lucerne – Arrival-. This is one of the most beautiful cities of Switzerland. Time to stroll over its wooden bridges crossing the lake.   

17.00 hrs - Lucerne –Departure-. 
18.00 hrs - ZURICH  –Arrival-. We will take a stroll in the largest city in Switzerland, its economic centre, before going to a hotel.


Total distance: 640 km
Scenery:   surprising scenery along the coast of Liguria and the Tuscan Apennines.  


08.00 hrs-  We leave the Italian financial capital towards Pisa.
11.30 hrs- Pisa  –On a little  touristic train  we will travel to the Piazza Dei Miracoli (Square of Miracles) where there will be time to admire one of the most alluring and beautiful art complexes in Italy, including the well-known Leaning Tower of Pisa.  

13.30 hrs- Pisa – Departure for Rome, passing through ancient Etruscan regions. 
20:15 h. Rome -  Arrival 

Highlights:   city tour of Rome. Roman Coliseum (admission price included) and Vatican City.

09:00 h . The morning starts with an interesting  city tour of the “Eternal City”,  in which we will visit the Caracalla Baths, Venice Square, Circo Massimo, the Capitoline Hill and St. John Lateran. We enter the tiny state of the Vatican. The Vatican City is a principal centre of Christianity in the world. You will be able to visit St. Peter’s Basilica.   Admission to the Coliseum included . This building, which dates from the first century, was built for the purpose of organising entertainment for the Romans, such as gladiator combats. We have the chance to learn about the ancient society of the Roman Empire.

18:30 h. Transfer to Via Cavour , which has many local restaurants and others that serve international cuisine, including Indian and Chinese. Return to hotel.

Total distance: 320km 
Scenery :  Apennine Mountains and Tuscan vineyards. 
Note:   We recommend you wear comfortable shoes as the tour of Florence involves walking.    

08:00h Rome – Departure, passing through the Tiber Valley. 
12:15h Florence –  Our first contact with the Renaissance city is  Piazzale Michelangelo,  a viewpoint with marvellous views of the city. Don’t forget to take your camera! 
Walking tour with local guide,  lasting two and a half hours. We visit the Duomo, Piazza della Signoria, Ponte Vechio, Straw Market,  Piazza Republica, Palacio Vecchio. Free afternoon to explore and visit the city’s historical markets and museums.

The city has many restaurants that offer a wide variety of local and international food, where you can dine. Return to hotel.

Total distance: 310km 
Scenery:   we cross the Apennines and the Po Valley.    

08.15h Florencia – Departure, passing through mountain scenery. 
12:00 h Venice  – Arrival at Tronchetto Gate where we take the  boat  and cross the Grand Canal to the Island of Venice.  Comprehensive tour with a local guide  to St. Mark’s Square and the interior of  St, Mark’s Basilica (admission included).  Visit to the Murano Glass Factory where we will see a demonstration of how this ancient glass is made. Free afternoon.
 
19:00h Return to firm land and transfer to hotel. Accommodation in the Mestre district.

Total distance: 560  km
Landscapes:   Beautiful landscapes en route. Hills. Picturesque villages.

07.30 hrs.- Prague – Departure from Prague on our way to Germany. 
11.45 hrs- Lauf and der Pegnitz - Arrival and time to stroll in this picturesque little Bavarian village which stands out for its busy Market Square and Castle.

13.00 hrs.- Departure from Lauf. We carry on to Wurzburg.
14.30 hrs.- Wurzburg - Arrival and time to get to know this baroque city of Bavaria, on the banks of the Main river, ancient episcopal seat and today, university city with much animation.

17.00 hrs.- Wurzburg. Departure. Our journey continues toward Frankfurt.
18.45 hrs - Frankfurt  – Arrival-. We cross the wide modern avenues from the financial city of Germany. Then, free time in the historic center to explore and choose your favorite restaurant to dine in (from Indian, oriental, Italian, International and so on).

Total distance: 480km by road and 30 additional by boat.
Scenery:   Fertile and picturesque Rhine basin , 
Note:   Bring some warm clothing to enjoy the deck on the boat!

08.00 hrs.- Frankfurt –Departure-. 
09.15 hrs.- Rudesheim –Arrival -.  A stroll through this very picturesque village near the Rhine known for all its taverns. We embark on a  cruise  that last about an hour and forty-five minutes. We discover what it is considered the most beautiful area of the Rhine Valley, drawing medieval villages, castles, vineyards, hills, small churches. Expected departure of the cruise at 10.15 (schedule can be modified)

11.55 hrs.- St. Goar – Arrival and continuation of our route-
14.00 hrs.- Cologne  – Free time to have lunch and to stroll through the city center with its huge Gothic cathedral and its elegant bridges over the Rhine.

16.30 hrs.- Cologne –Departure for Amsterdam through great planes.
20.15 hrs.- Amsterdam  –Arrival-.

Total distance: 75 km 
Landscapes:  Beautiful dutch landscapes with small houses, canals and mills, Boat  trip on the  Jsselmeer lake to Marken. City tour of Amsterdam-.    

08.00 hrs.- Amsterdam –Departure-. 
08.45 hrs.- Zaanse Schans  . Arrival to this open-air park of iconic traditional windmills typical from the Dutch landscape, that together with its warehouses and workshops show us what life was like in the 18th century. Time to take some photos of their mills and their typical houses.

09.45 hrs.- Zaanse Schans. Departure.   
10.15 hrs- Volendam – Arrival  to this very picturesque fishing village. Time to walk.  
11.15 hrs.- Volendam –departure-. From Volendam, on a s hort boat trip on the Jsselmeer lake  we will go to Marken. 

12.00 hrs.- MARKEN-   arrival  to this island that was united to the mainland by a fixed dike, their houses were built on stilts. Time for a stroll. 

12.45 hrs.- Marken departure. Return to Amsterdam.    
13.30 hrs.- Amsterdam  – Arrival and time to have lunch in the centre before starting a  comprehensive tour with a local guide , lasting for two hours. Coach trip that passes through Dam Square with the Town Hall and Royal Palace, the canals and their marvellous bridges, the river Amstel and the floating houses. 

The tour ends in the Museum Quarter, in one of the famous workshops where we will see a diamond-cutting exhibition. 
 
18:30 h. Transfer to the  Red Light District,  with its liberal values and its many restaurants from all corners of the world. It is very likely that you have heard about this neighborhood.  Free time to find somewhere to dine. Return to hotel about 22 hrs.

Total distance: 615 km.

Scenery :  Great cultivated plains. Highly populated cities en route.


07.30 hrs.- Amsterdam –We leave for Belgium.
10.00 hrs.- Brussels  arrival. We will have time to walk around the Grande Place and take a stop to photograph the emblematic monument Atomium.

12.15 hrs.- Bruselas –salida-.
13.45 hrs.- Bruges  –arrival. Time for lunch and a stroll through the ancient Hanseatic city with its romantic canals which were used to transport godos, and converted the city into an important commercial port. 

16.30 hrs- We leave Bruges to the French border.
20.45 hrs- Paris-  arrival.

Recommendation: If you start or end your trip in Paris, we advise you to book an extra day or two in this city. In this way, you will be able to get to know Euro Disney, Versailles and other places of interest.

08.30 hrs.- We go to the centre of Paris , the area of the Louvre Museum.  

Free time to stroll in the city. If you wish, we can accompany you to Benlux, one of the most complete and best-known perfumeries in Paris.
Rest of the day free.

It will be offered for travelers who are interested, an  optional excursion to enjoy in Eurodisney . 

Fim dos nossos serviços.  Verifique a hora de seu voo para saber se vai precisar de uma noite adicional. Translado de saída para o aeroporto não incluído; nosso guia lhe irá assessorar sobre o melhor transporte público para seu deslocamento.


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