(Switzerland / Germany / The Netherlands / Belgium / France / England)
Day 1 Kuala Lumpur / Abu Dhabi EY 411 ( 1920 / 2305 ) – 7h45m Depart to Zurich, the financial city in Switzerland!
Day 2 Abu Dhabi / Zurich (86km) ~ Engelberg (36km) ~ Lake Lucerne (52km) ~ ZurichEY 073 ( 0235 / 0645 ) – 7h10m
The city and canton parliaments meet in Zurich’s Rathaus (city hall) – forming a unique style-mix in Switzerland. Already over 700 years ago a city hall stood on the right-hand bank of the River Limmat – in the same spot as that of today. The third and present building replaced its old wooden predecessor in the late 17th century. The Rathaus (city hall) is largely in its original condition. Although it has Baroque elements, its basic features are of Renaissance style. A mix of styles is also viewed on the inside of the building – where exhibited historical objects and works of art tell the story of Zurich’s political life.
St Peter’s Church + Fraumunster
Is one of the four main churches of the old town of Zurich, besides Grossmünster, Fraumünster and Predigerkirche. Fraumunster In Zurich is built on the remains of a former abbey for aristocratic women which was founded in 853 by Louis the German for his daughter Hildegard. He endowed the Benedictine convent with the lands of Zurich, Uri, and the Albis forest, and granted the convent immunity, placing it under his direct authority.
Is a lake in Switzerland, extending southeast of the city of Zürich. Depending on the context, Lake Zürich or Zürichsee can be used to describe the lake as a whole, or just that part of the lake downstream of the Seedamm at Rapperswil, whilst the part upstream of Rapperswil may be called the Obersee or Upper Lake.
Is a Romanesque-style Protestant church in Zurich, Switzerland. It is one of the four major churches in the city .Its congregation forms part of the Evangelical Reformed Church of the Canton of Zürich. The core of the present building near the banks of the Limmat was constructed on the site of a Carolingian church, which was, according to legend, originally commissioned by Charlemagne. Construction of the present structure commenced around 1100 and it was inaugurated around 1220.
Ascend by cable car ride(subject to weather condition)to theTop of Mount Titlis
(Include Ice Flyer experience/if unable due to weather or operation, you will receive a Mount Titlis special edition CAP as replacement).
A miracle blue glacier with 150meters long corridor. Also experience the Titlis Cliff Walk, the highest suspension bridge in Europe! (The Ice Flyer & Titlis Cliff Walk is subject to weather condition. Mt Titlis closure for maintenance work from 06-17 November 2017, Mount Titlis will be replaced by other mountain)
Chapel Bridge + Water Tower
The Kapellbrücke (literally, Chapel Bridge) is a covered wooden footbridge spanning diagonally across the Reuss in the city of Lucerne in central Switzerland. Named after the nearby St. Peter’s Chapel, the bridge is unique because it contains a number of interior paintings dating back to the 17th century, although many of them were destroyed along with a larger part of the centuries-old bridge in a 1993 fire.
Old Town Hall
Photo Stop at The Lion Monument
Is a rock relief in Lucerne, Switzerland, designed by Bertel Thorvaldsen and hewn in 1820–21 by Lukas Ahorn. It commemorates the Swiss Guards who were massacred in 1792 during the French Revolution, when revolutionaries stormed the Tuileries Palace in Paris.
Breakfast: MOB // Lunch: Chinese Cuisine + Cheese fondue tasting // Dinner: Hotel
Hotel: Zurich. Movenpick Regensdorf or SML
Day 3 Zurich (52km) ~ Schaffhausen (66km) ~ Lake Titi, Germany (305km) ~ Rhineland
Photo stop at Schaffhausen to admire the awe-inspiring roar of the Rhine Falls.
Is a lake in the southern Black Forest in Baden-Württemberg. It covers an area of 1.3 km2 and is an average of 20 m deep. It owes its formation to the Feldberg glacier, the moraines of which were formed in the Pleistocene epoch and nowadays form the shores of the lake. The lake’s outflow, at 840 m above sea level, is the River Gutach, which merges with the Haslach stream below Kappel to form the Wutach).
Drubba Cuckoo Clock
For a short demo on how to produce the famous cuckoo clock and enjoy shopping for some local souvenirs.
Drive through the fairy-tale Black Forest to Rhineland.
Breakfast: Hotel // Lunch: German knuckle Cuisine // Dinner: Chinese Cuisine
Hotel: Rhineland. NH Chain or SML
Day 4 Rhineland (506km) ~ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Rhineland: one of Germany’s wine region. Enjoy wine tasting experience and you will have an opportunity to taste some of the region best wines.
Drive toAmsterdam, the capital city of Netherlands.
Breakfast: Hotel //Lunch: Own Arrangement //Dinner: Chinese Cuisine
Hotel: Amsterdam. Hyatt Place or SML
Day 5 Amsterdam
A town famous for its many windmills and see how wooden clogs and Dutch cheese are made in the traditional way.
Compliments you with the famous caramel Stroopwafel!
The old fishing village and a land reclamation from a harbour is a popular tourist attraction, well-known for its old fishing boats and the traditional clothing still worn by some residents. It also features a small museum about its history and clothing style.
(During Tulips season will be replaced by Keukenhof Garden).
Cannel tour :
The Magere Brug (“Skinny Bridge”) is a bridge over the river Amstel in the city centre of Amsterdam
The Stopera is a building complex in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, housing both the city hall of Amsterdam and the Dutch National Opera & Ballet, the principal opera house in Amsterdam that is home of Dutch National Opera, Dutch National Ballet and Holland Symfonia.
The Science Museum
NEMO Science Museum is a science center in Amsterdam, Netherlands. It is located at the Oosterdok in Amsterdam-Centrum, situated between the Oosterdokseiland and Kattenburg. The museum has its origins in 1923, and is housed in a building designed by Renzo Piano since 1997. It contains five floors of hands-on science exhibitions and is the largest science center in the Netherlands. It attracts annually over 500,000 visitors, which makes it the fifth most visited museum in the Netherlands.
The port of Amsterdam is a seaport in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. It is the 4th busiest port in Europe by metric tonnes of cargo. The port is located on the bank of a former bay named the IJ and the North Sea Canal, with which it is connected to the North Sea. The port was first used in the 13th century and was one of the main ports of the Dutch East India Company in the 17th century. Today, the port of Amsterdam is the second largest port in the Netherlands, the largest being the Port of Rotterdam. In 2014, the port of Amsterdam had a cargo throughput of 97.4 million tons, most of which was bulk cargo.
The Railway Station
Amsterdam Central is the largest railway station of Amsterdam, Netherlands, and a major national railway hub. Used by 162,000 passengers a day, it is the second-busiest railway station in the country after Utrecht Centraal and the most visited national heritage site of the Netherlands.
The Tears Tower
The Schreierstoren, originally part of the medieval city wall of Amsterdam, the Netherlands, was built in the 15th century. It was the location from which Henry Hudson set sail on his journey to Northern America. This expedition would lead to the discovery of the island of Manhattan among others. It was built as a defense tower in 1481. It is currently a café and nautical bookstore.
Gentleman’s Canal + Prince Canal + Emperor Canal
The renowned diamond-cutting factory
Gassan Diamonds and appreciate the process of turning the rough diamonds into dazzling, exquisitely polished stones. Admire their new breathtaking polishing method Gassan 121 emphasizing the contrast between the light and dark zones of the diamond.
Dam Square + National Monument
Is a town square in Amsterdam, the capital of the Netherlands. Its notable buildings and frequent events make it one of the most well-known and important locations in the city and the country. The National Monument is on Dam Square, Amsterdam, is a 1956 world war II monument in the Netherland. A national Remembrance of the Dead ceremony is held at the monument every year on 4 May to commemorate the casualties of World War II and subsequent armed conflicts.
Is one of three palaces in the Netherlands which are at the disposal of the monarch by Act of Parliament. The palace was built as a city hall during the Dutch Golden Age in the 17th century. The building became the royal palace of King Louis Napoleon and later of the Dutch Royal House. It is situated on the west side of Dam Square in the centre of Amsterdam, opposite the War Memorial and next to the Nieuwe Kerk.
RED – light District
The largest and best known red-light district in Amsterdam. It consists of a network of alleys containing approximately three hundred one-room cabins rented by prostitutes who offer their sexual services from behind a window or glass door, typically illuminated with red lights.
Breakfast: Hotel //Lunch: Dutch Cuisine // Dinner: Chinese Cuisine
Hotel:Amsterdam. Hyatt Place or SML
Day 6 Amsterdam (211km) ~ Brussels, Belgium (308km) ~ Paris, France
Is a building in Brussels originally constructed for Expo 58, the 1958 Brussels World’s Fair. Designed by the engineer André Waterkeyn and architects André and Jean Polak, it stands 102 m tall. Its nine 18 m diameter stainless steel clad spheres are connected so that the whole forms the shape of a unit cell of an iron crystal magnified 165 billion times. It is now a museum.
Statue of Mannekin Pis
Is a landmark small bronze sculpture in Brussels, depicting a naked little boy urinating into a fountain’s basin. It was designed by Hiëronymus Duquesnoy the Elder and put in place in 1618 or 1619.
The Grand Place
Is the central square of Brussels. It is surrounded by opulent guildhalls and two larger edifices, the city’s Town Hall, and the Breadhouse building containing the Museum of the City of Brussels. The square is the most important tourist destination and most memorable landmark in Brussels. The building measures 68 by 110 metres , and it is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Belgian homemade chocolate shop
Proceed to Paris: The most romantic city in Europe!
Breakfast: Hotel // Lunch: Belgian Cuisine + Mussels and Waffle // Dinner: Hotel
Hotel:Paris. Novotel Vaugirard or SML
Day 7 Paris
Notre Dame Cathedral
Is a medieval Catholic cathedral on the Île de la Cité in the fourth arrondissement of Paris, France. The cathedral is widely considered to be one of the finest examples of French Gothic architecture, and it is among the largest and most well-known church buildings in the world. The naturalism of its sculptures and stained glass are in contrast with earlier Romanesque architecture.
Is a complex of buildings in the 7th arrondissement of Paris, France, containing museums and monuments, all relating to the military history of France, as well as a hospital and a retirement home for war veterans, the building’s original purpose.
St Louis Church
Is a church on rue Saint-Antoine in the Marais quarter of Paris. The present building was constructed from 1627 to 1641 by the Jesuit architects Étienne Martellange and François Derand, on the orders of Louis XIII of France.
Military Academy + Champ de Mars
Military Academy also known as École Militaire is a vast complex of buildings housing various military training facilities located in the 7th arrondissement of Paris, France, southeast of the Champ de Mars. The Champ de Mars is a large public greenspace in Paris, France, located in the seventh arrondissement, between the Eiffel Tower to the northwest and the École Militaire to the southeast.
Is an area of Paris, France, in the 16th arrondissement, across the Seine from the Eiffel Tower. The hill of the Trocadéro is the hill of Chaillot, a former village.
Arc de Triomphe + Champs Elysees
Arc de Triomphe is one of the most famous monuments in Paris, standing at the western end of the Champs-Élysées at the center of Place Charles de Gaulle, formerly named Place the étoile or “star” of the juncture formed by its twelve radiating avenues. The Avenue des Champs-Élysées is an avenue in the 8th arrondissement of Paris, 1.9 kilometres long and 70 metres wide, running between the Place de la Concorde and the Place Charles de Gaulle, where the Arc de Triomphe is located.
The Grand Palais des Champs-Élysées, commonly known as the Grand Palace, is a large historic site, exhibition hall and museum complex located at the Champs-Élysées in the 8th arrondissement of Paris, France. Construction of the Grand Palais began in 1897 following the demolition of the Palace of Industry as part of the preparation works for the Universal Exposition of 1900.
Is an art museum in the 8th arrondissement of Paris, France. .Built for the 1900 Exposition Universelle , it now houses the City of Paris Museum of Fine Arts. The Petit Palais is located across from the Grand Palais on Avenue Nicolas II, today Avenue Winston-Churchill. The other façades of the building face the Seine and Avenue des Champs-Elysees.
Place de la Concorde
Is one of the major public squares in Paris, France. It is the largest square in the French capital. It is located in the city’s eighth arrondissement, at the eastern end of the Champs-Élysées.
The French Parliament is the bicameral legislature of the French Republic, consisting of the Senate and the National Assembly . Each assembly conducts legislative sessions at a separate location in Paris: the Palais du Luxembourg.
It is a public garden located between the Louvre Museum and the Place de la Concorde in the 1st arrondissement of Paris.
The museum holds mainly French art dating from 1848 to 1914, including paintings, sculptures, furniture, and photography.
Eiffel Tower (admission to level 2)
Is a wrought iron lattice tower on the Champ de Mars in Paris, France. It is named after the engineer Gustave Eiffel, whose company designed and built the tower. The tower is 324 metres tall, about the same height as an 81-storey building, and the tallest structure in Paris.
Seine River Cruise(include ticket)
A 45 minutes ride will show you most of the Parisian attractions from a different angle.
Galeries Lafayette Departmental Store
Breakfast: Hotel // Lunch: Thai Cuisine // Dinner: French Cuisine + Escargot
Hotel: Paris. Novotel Vaugirard or SML
Day 8 Paris (2:30hours) London, England
Louvre Museum (include entrance)
One of the world’s largest museums with the famous Leonardo Da Vince painting “The Mona Lisa” is seen on display in the Grande Galerie of the Louvre Museum. You can’t miss it!
An experience on the high-speed train to London by crossing the English Channels.
Breakfast: Hotel // Lunch: Own Arrangement // Dinner: English Fish & Chips Cuisine
Hotel: London. Copthorne Millennium or SML
Day 9 London
Christ Church is a constituent college of the University of Oxford in England. Christ Church is a joint foundation of the college and the Cathedral of the Oxford diocese (Christ Church Cathedral and its Cathedral School), which serves as the college chapel and whose dean is ex officio the college head.
Radcliffe Square is a square in central Oxford, England. It is surrounded by historic Oxford University and college buildings.
Bridge of Sighs
One of Europe’s many shopping outlet with many designer brand stores, where shopping turns into something much more than just “buying”, it turns into an emotion
Breakfast: Hotel // Lunch: Own Arrangement // Dinner: Chinese Cuisine + Lobster Noodle
Hotel: London. Copthorne Millennium or SML
Day 10 London ~ Abu Dhabi EY 018 ( 2000 / 0715+1 ) – 7h15m
Is the London residence and administrative headquarters of the reigning monarch of the United Kingdom. Located in the City of Westminster, the palace is often at the centre of state occasions and royal hospitality
Big Ben is the nickname for the Great Bell of the clock at the north end of the Palace of Westminster in London and is usually extended to refer to both the clock and the clock tower as well. The tower is officially known as Elizabeth Tower,
Piccadilly Circus is a road junction and public space of London’s West End in the City of Westminster.
The London Eye is a giant Ferris wheel on the South Bank of the River Thames in London. As of mid-January 2015, it has been known as the Coca-Cola London Eye.
Houses of Parliament
Is a public square in the City of Westminster, Central London, built around the area formerly known as Charing Cross. Its name commemorates the Battle of Trafalgar.
Westminster Abbey, formally titled the Collegiate Church of St Peter at Westminster, is a large, mainly Gothic abbey church in the City of Westminster, London
St Paul Cathedral
Is an Anglican cathedral, the seat of the Bishop of London and the mother church of the Diocese of London. It sits on Ludgate Hill at the highest point of the City of London and is a Grade 1 listed building. The cathedral is one of the most famous and most recognizable sights of London. Its dome, framed by the spires of Wren’s City churches, has dominated the skyline for over 300 years.
Tower of London
The Tower of London, officially Her Majesty’s Royal Palace and Fortress of the Tower of London, is a historic castle located on the north bank of the River Thames in central London. It lies within the London Borough of Tower Hamlets, separated from the eastern edge of the square mile of the City of London by the open space known as Tower Hill. The Tower of London has played a prominent role in English history. It was besieged several times, and controlling it has been important to controlling the country.
Is a combined bascule and suspension bridge in London built between 1886 and 1894. The bridge crosses the River Thames close to the Tower of London and has become an iconic symbol of London, resulting in it sometimes being confused with London Bridge, situated some 0.5 mi (0.80 km) upstream. Tower Bridge is one of five London bridges now owned and maintained by the Bridge House Estates, a charitable trust overseen by the City of London Corporation.
Enjoy your shopping at Harrods or Oxford Street
Day 11 Abu Dhabi ~ Kuala Lumpur EY 416 ( 1015 / 2145 ) – 7h15m
A warm welcome home!
Special Cuisine: Swiss Fondue, German Knuckle & Black Forest Cake, Dutch Stroopwafels, Belgian Mussels & Waffle, French Escargot, Chinese Lobster Noodle, London Fish & Chips Local meals include 1 drink (choices: coffee or tea)
** The above itinerary is for reference only, and is subject to any necessary changes in accordance to local requirement. **