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Duración

17 Días

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Ciudad de inicio

Roma

Disponible

Abril 2020 / Octubre 2020

Ciudades a visitar: Roma; Florencia; Venecia, Véneto; Verona; Zurich; Lucerna; Berna; Paris; Ruan; Canal De La Mancha; Canterbury; Londres; Cambridge; York; County Durham, Inglaterra; Alnwick; Edimburgo, Escocia; Inverness; Fort Augustus; Glasgow; Belfast; Dublin

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Introducción

Estimado viajero: ¡Gracias por habernos elegido para realizar este circuito! Esperamos que disfrute de su viaje.

Le damos aquí una orientación sobre su tour con la información que consideramos puede ser de su interés. La información es ORIENTATIVA, pudiendo existir variaciones sobre los horarios señalados.

TRASLADOS desde el aeropuerto, si lo tiene incluido o comprado. Nuestro trasladista lo estara esperando con un cartel con el nombre de Europamundo o su nombre a la salida de aduanas (despues de recoger su equipaje).

IMPORTANTE: Si usted tuvo NOCHES ADICIONALES a su llegada al hotel tendrá su reserva realizada, pero el guía de su viaje normalmente no se encontrará hasta la noche anterior al inicio del tour. Su tiempo por tanto hasta ese momento es libre.

En el HOTEL le podrán ayudar con toda la información que precise sobre la ciudad. En la recepción podrá encontrar un CARTEL INFORMATIVO de Europamundo donde figurarán las actividades y los horarios establecidos para su grupo. Lea el cartel informativo.

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Highlights:    Evening transfer to the Trastevere district.

WELCOME TO ROME! 


Transfer  from airport to hotel  You will receive information for the start of your circuit in the afternoon or this will be on the informative signs in the hotel reception. 


19:00 h. Transfer to the Trastevere area.  This neigborhood will be a great introduction to Rome, a stroll in the narrow cobbled streets of the Trastevere reveals hidden treasures to us, such as some modest mediaeval churches, small shops with the most peculiar of objects or scenes of daily life. Many trattorias (informal Italian eating establishments) and osterias (inns) imbued with the Italian spirit will be ready to serve you local dishes. Other restaurants serving Indian, Chinese and international food can be found in this area.  Return to hotel.

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

The morning starts with an early 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 Giudecca 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: 555km  
Scenery:  we head for the Alps, with their mountains, lakes and valleys. 
Note:  The currency of Switzerland is the Swiss Franc.   We cross the Swiss border. Don’t forget to have your passports ready.   

07.30 h. Venice – Departure, crossing the Po Valley. 
09:15 h. Verona  – The Romeo and Juliet’s city, the “city of lovers”. We will  provide a shuttle from parking to the historic centre. Our guide will tell you the best way to visit this city, which has many interesting monuments: Bra Square, Roman Theatre dating from the 1st century, Erbe Square, Statue of Dante, Mediaeval Walls or the house of Juliet. 

11:00 h. We continue towards Switzerland and the Alps. 
14.00 hrs.- Lugano.  Arrival at the capital of Ticino, the Italian canton of Switzerland an elegant cosmopolitan city on the shores of Lake Lugano. Free time to explore this quiet city and have lunch. 

16.00 hrs. Lugano. Departure.   
19.00 h. Zurich –  Arrival at the shores of Lake Zurich and free time to explore the monumental city centre. Visitors have a choice of Indian, Chinese, Italian and other restaurants in which to dine. Return to hotel.

Total distance: 280 km
TODAY´S HIGHLIGHTS:  Admire the fantastic landscapes. Cable car included to Grindenwald first. Lunch included
Note:   Wear warm clothing and comfortable shoes to walk and your camera.
Note:  Due to weather conditions (strong wind) or maintenance reasons, the cable car may not operate at any time. If this happens, we will provide an alternative lift to another similar place.


08.00 hrs-  Zurich- departure to a spectacular stage with beautiful landscapes with high mountains and lakes. 

10.30 hrs.- Grindelwald.   Time to have a coffee in this mountain resort in the Bernese Alps before taking the  cable car to Grindelwald First (ticket included),  the largest ski center in the region. We will  walk along the path (30 minutes) i n which we will have the opportunity in breathtaking alpine landscapes to take the "footbridge over the emptiness" enjoying the glaciers that surround us;  Lunch included f or all passengers (vegetarian option available).

13.15 hrs- Grndenwald  departure.  We continue to Lucerne.
15.00 hrs- Lucerne - arrival in time to explore one of the most interesting Swiss cities and see the KapellBrück, covered bridge over the river Reuss, the Town Hall and Square with its Clock Tower and its pedestrian streets and elegant shops. Time to stroll, enjoy the city and dine before returning to the hotel in Zurich.

19:00 h. Return to Zurich.
20.00 h. -Zurich  - Zurich.

Total distance: 720 km  
Scenery:   Lakes and mountains in Switzerland. Note: We enter France, remember to have your passport ready.    

07.30 h. - Zurich – Departure.  
09:00 h. – Bern – Arrival -. Free time in the Swiss capital which has an attractive historical centre with the appearance of a “large village”. We will visit the Federal Council Square, the Cathedral and the Clock Tower, and see the city’s statues and fountains.  

12.00 h. - Bern - Departure-. View of Neuchatel Lake. We cross the Free Country amidst beautiful scenery. After crossing the French border we will stop for lunch in a service area. 
21.00 h. -Paris - Arrival.   

TODAY’S HIGHLIGHTS:  City tour in Paris. Boat ride along the Seine. Climb to the second floor of the Eiffel Tower. Evening transfer.

09:00h Comprehensive tour of Paris with a local guide,  visiting the Champs Elysees, Arch of Triumph, Concorde Square, Latin Quarter, Luxembourg Palace, Garnier Opera House, Louvre Museum, Notre Dame Cathedral, Town Hall of Paris, Eiffel Tower, etc. Includes  admission to the second floor of the Eiffel Tower in the lift.  

Note:  S ometimes queues to climb the Eiffel Tower are long. For organizational reasons, if deemed appropriate, the climb can be made at a different moment of the day (or Monday).

The visit is followed by a spectacular  cruise on the river Seine  which divides the north of Paris from the south. Enjoy a free afternoon to explore as you choose.

At sunset enjoy the  evening transfer to “Quartier Latin ”, a very picturesque area of the historic centre where a wide variety of international cuisines await you. - Return to hotel.

Total Distance:  140 km
Scenery:   Extensive plains of northen France. Rouen.
 
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.

18.00 hrs.- Paris –we will leave for Rouen.-
20.15 hrs.- Rouen  –Arrival to this beautiful city museum with its houses with half-timbered walls, narrow streets and gothic churches. 
Accommodation in the city

Total Distance:  360 Km.  
Scenery:   interesting ferry crossing, green hills in England. Stroll alongside Tower Bridge.
Note:   Remember to have your Passport ready, you will need it to cross the British border. -We recommend wearing warm clothing during the crossing. -It is necessary to set your watch back one hour when entering the UK. - The UK currency is the Pound; we recommend you change your currency on the ferry.   

Rouen. After breakfast, we have free time to take a stroll in the centre of Rouen to admire its magnificent cathedral and photograph the ancient streets of the historic centre (transfer at 08.15 hrs if the hotel is not located near the centre).

10.00 hrs- Rouen. Departure, we travel to the north of France.

13.00 h. Arrival to the  port of Calai s where we take the  ferry to the UK  followed by customs and border formalities. The ferry crossing takes one hour and a half. The ferry is modern and equipped with all commodities (restaurants, bars, areas in which to relax, games rooms, foreign exchange facilitles, shops...). 

14.45 h. (15.45 hrs in France): Dover –On arrival, we disembark and then set out for Canterbury. 
15.30 hrs- Canterbury- arrival.  Free time to stroll around the religious capital of England with a very attractive historic centre. 

17.00 hrs- Continuation to London.
18:30 h. London-  On arrival in London, before going to the hotel, there will be time around  Tower Bridge t o see it lip up, to see the modern buildings of the city and have dinner in one of the restaurants of the area. 

20.30 hrs- Transfer to the hotel.

Highlights:   Guided tour, changing of the guards. Transfer to Soho. 

In the early morning, comprehensive tour with local guide,  lasting two hours and a half. We will see the Houses of Parliament and Big Ben, Trafalgar Sq., Picadilly Sqare, Oxford Street, Tower of London, Tower Bridge and Buckingham Palace and the famous Changing of the Guard (depending on the time of year).  
Afternoon at leisure.
18.30 h . In the evening, a  stroll through Leicester Square, China Town and Soho , with its atmosphere, its theaters and its entertainment. Sit down for dinner at your preferred restaurant (Indian, Chinese, Thai, in­ternational, and so on) in the lively  district. Return to hotel. 

Distancia total realizada: 480 km.
 
Paisajes: Agradables paisajes de colinas y bosques. 

07:30 hrs. - Londres –salida-. Cruzamos la ciudad y viajamos hacia el norte de Inglaterra. Agradables paisajes en la campiña inglesa. 
10:00 hrs. - Cambridge –Llegada-. Disponemos de tiempo para admirar sus hermosos colegios mayores y almorzar. 
12:30 hrs. - Cambridge –salida-. Seguimos nuestra ruta hacia el norte, divisando campos cultivados y Sherwood, el bosque de Robin Hood. 
15:30 hrs. - York –Llegada-. Bordeando las murallas de origen romano caminamos hasta la catedral. Tiempo para pasear por sus activas calles comerciales. 
17:30 hrs. - York- Salida- Continuamos ruta hacia el norte. 
19:30 hrs. - Durham –Llegada-. Impresionante ciudad medieval, tiempo para pasear por sus empedradas calles del centro, conocer su catedral y castillo, ambos Patrimonio de la Humanidad. Alojamiento.

Distancia total realizada: 230 km.
 
Paisajes: Entrada en Escocia. Castillos, vistas sobre el océano.  


08:30 hrs. - Durham –salida-. Viajamos hacia el norte de Inglaterra. Bordeamos la ciudad de Newcastle. 09:45 hrs. - Alnwick. - Pueblo medieval dominado por su gran castillo, bonitos jardines. Este fue uno de los escenarios de la película de Harry Potter. Tiempo para visitar el castillo (entrada no incluida) o pasear. Nota: el castillo permanece cerrado durante el invierno (01 octubre-31 marzo). 
11:15 hrs. - Alnwick –salida-. Entramos en Escocia. 
13:15 hrs. - Edimburgo –Llegada-. Nos encontramos en la capital de Escocia y una de las ciudades mas activas del norte de Europa cuyo centro monumental ha sido declarado Patrimonio de la Humanidad por la UNESCO. El castillo domina la ciudad, sus empinadas calles, sus parques.- Durante el verano se celebra el “Festival de Edimburgo” y la ciudad se anima con sus espectáculos. Tiempo libre. 
17:30 hrs. Visita panorámica de la ciudad con guía local (en ocasiones se podrá adelantar efectuándose a la llegada a la ciudad).
Posteriormente ofrecemos un traslado de regreso al hotel.

Total distance covered: 530 km.
  
Scenery:  Long journey with magnificent countryside of high mountains whose summits are often cloaked in snow, and deep lakes. Keep your camera handy.  
Notes:  We recommend keeping some warm clothing to hand, as this is often necessary to be able to enjoy the boat trip. The timetables for this section can be prone to change depending on the time specified for crossing Loch Ness. At times it may not be possible to take the boat trip, due to adverse weather conditions.  


07:30 hrs -  Edinburgh –Departure-. We travel towards the high lands in the north of Scotland. We cross over the Forth road bridge.  We travel between mountains where we shall see the unique Highland cattle. 

09.15 hrs.- Pitlochry-   Time for a walk and a coffee in  PITLOCHRY , a charming victorian village. 

10.00 hrs.- Pitlochry- departure. Later we cross the eastern Highlands. Beautiful landscapes of the Cairngorms National Park.  Travel through the city of Inverness.  

13:45 hrs - Brachla  (Clansman Harbour). "Nessy" (aka Loch Ness Monster) souvenirs! Time for taking photographs. Around 
14:00 hrs , we  board a cruiser (included) on Loch Ness .- Arrival at  URQUHART CASTLE . Ruins of an imposing medieval castle which dominates the lake ( entrance included) .  

15:00 hrs  - We continue our route and we will cross Fort August and Fort William, the beautiful tourist town at the foot of the Benn Nevis in the highest lands of the United Kingdom. We can also enjoy beautiful views across Glencoe . The last lake we will see will be Lake Lomond.   

20:00 hrs - Glasgow  –Arrival-. Short stroll around the centre of this highly atmospheric city and accommodation.

Distancia total realizada: 295 km.
 
Paisajes: Marinos; colinas; bosques. 
Notas: Recuerde que debe llevar a mano su pasaporte; puede ser requerido en el momento del embarque.
Es conveniente que usted compruebe si tiene billetes de libras escocesas. Escocia imprime sus propios billetes así como Irlanda del Norte. Estos billetes de libras escocesas o irlandesas circulan sin problemas en Escocia e Irlanda pero muchas veces no son aceptados en Inglaterra y no operan a nivel de bancos internacionales. Es decir, los billetes que le sobren de libras escocesas o irlandesas no podrá cambiarlos en bancos ubicados fuera del Reino Unido. Sugerimos que compruebe que no le sobren billetes al salir de Escocia o tras su paso por Belfast.
Los horarios de toda la etapa pueden variar dependiendo del barco.


08:00 hrs. -Glasgow - Breve paseo en bus saliendo de la ciudad y viajamos hacia la costa oeste de Escocia. 
Embarcamos en Cairnryan en un moderno ferry hacia Irlanda. Normalmente el barco sale a las 11.30 hrs . Travesía de algo más de dos horas. Los buques son muy modernos; puede usted comprar en sus tiendas o almorzar en sus bares.
13:45 hrs. - Desembarque en el puerto de Belfast . Nos encontramos en la capital de Irlanda del Norte; nación constituyente del Reino Unido. Esta ciudad de arquitectura Victoriana nos recuerda la difícil convivencia entre protestantes y católicos en esta “provincia histórica”. Tendremos ocasión de dar un paseo y ver los famosos murales que dividen ambos barrios. Tiempo libre en el centro de la ciudad.
16:30 hrs - Belfast –salida-. Pasamos a la República de Irlanda.

18:30 hrs - Dublín –Llegada al hotel-.

Dublín - Visita panorámica de la ciudad. Un guía nos hablará de la historia de la ciudad, de sus barrios georgianos, las animadas calles del centro y de la universidad. Tarde libre en la capital Irlandesa. Puede usted pasear por las animadas orillas del Liffey y conocer sus museos o la famosa cervecería Guiness (entrada no incluida).
(Nota: En ocasiones, según horario de llegada a Dublin, la visita panorámica se puede efectuar la tarde anterior).

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