Eid Special-Switzerland and Paris

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    About Paris and Switzerland

    This Eid, escape the scorching heat of the UAE to the pleasant and much cooler mountains of Switzerland and have family adventures in Paris!

    Paris offers a unique blend of classical French history and modern charm of pave side cafes and spectacular fashion boutiques. Read more on Paris.

    Switzerland is a landlocked country in the cultural and geographical centre of Europe. Renowned for its snowbound Alps, lush green meadows, and freshwater lakes, Switzerland is blessed with a distinct character and dynamism, along with the gorgeous hills, cascading waterfalls, fruit loaded orchards, and green blossoming gardens. The beauty of the nature in Switzerland is beyond remarkable. Read more on Switzerland.

    Inclusions

    • Return Economy Class flight tickets with Swiss Air
    • 2 nights at a 3-star hotel in Paris
    • 2 nights in at a 3-star hotel in Engelberg
    • 2 nights in at a 3-star hotel in Zürich
    • Guided River Seine cruise in Paris
    • Eiffel Tower and panoramic guided city tour in Paris
    • Guided orientation tour of Zürich with the Rhine Falls
    • Black Forest (Germany) excursion
    • Guided orientation tour of Lucerne
    • Daily breakfast buffet and dinner
    • Return airport transfers
    • Intercity transfers in luxury coach
    • Entire tour serviced by professional tour director

    Your holiday itinerary

    Day1

    Arrival- Paris & City tour

    Arrive at the Charles De Gaulle Airport, Paris, and meet your tour manager after airport formalities. Proceed for your city tour of Paris (or time permitting, check-in at the hotel first). First, stop at the magnificent Eiffel Tower and climb to the top-most level to enjoy panoramic and breathtaking views of Paris. Next up would be the panoramic city tour where you will witness the charm of the city through landmarks such as Champs Elysees, Opera Garnier, Arc De Triomphe, Louvre Palace, Grand Palais, Petit Palais, National Assembly, Alexander Bridge, Concorde Square, Magdalene Church, Trocadero Square, Conciergerie, Notre Dame Cathedral, Cite Island, French Academy, Sorbonne University, Orsay Museum, Church of the Invalides, Military Academy, and Palais De Chaillot. Later, we proceed to experience a panoramic boat cruise along the River Seine to witness Paris' Statue of Liberty and more! This boat cruise is a treat for the entire family! After the tour, return to the hotel for dinner.

    Day2

    Optional tour: Disneyland Paris

    After a delectable breakfast, enjoy the day at leisure in the city. Alternatively, opt to go for an exciting and fun-filled time to Disneyland Paris. Experience the storybook world of Disney® as you discover the five magical themed lands where enchantment lives: Main Street USA, Frontierland, Adventureland, Fantasyland, and Discoveryland. Disneyland Paris provides an adventurous time for the entire family with its famous shows and rides such as Peter Pan's Flight, Space Mountain: Mission 2, Star Tours, Buzz Lightyear Laser Blast, Big Thunder Mountain, and Indiana Jones and the Temple of Peril among much more. Return to the hotel after the tour for dinner.

    Day3

    Arrival- Engelberg

    Relish a scrumptious breakfast and check-out from the hotel. Proceed to Engelberg, Switzerland via Geneva. We stop through the long, but stunning drive for breaks before arriving in Engelberg. On arrival at Engelberg, check-in at the hotel and freshen up before enjoying your hot dinner!

    Day4

    Optional trip to Jungfraujoch and Interlaken

    Begin your day with a delightful breakfast and spend the day at leisure. Alternatively, choose to go on an optional trip to Jungfraujoch, known as the Top of Europe, and Interlaken. Enjoy the splendid and scenic views whilst on your way to the highest rail station in Europe, the Jungfrau railway, which is at a staggering elevation of 11,333 feet. The Cogwheel train is one of the best and most incredible train journeys in the world. Once atop the mountain, admire the beautiful snowcapped peaks of Jungfraujoch- a UNESCO World Heritage Site, visit the Ice Cave carved from Europe’s longest glacier, and enjoy the breathtaking panoramic view of the Aletsch Glacier. Later, we drive to Interlaken, which lies in the Bernese Oberland, between Lake Thun and Lake Brienz, and is surrounded by sparkling streams, fantastic waterfalls, and an extraordinary mountain scenery including the famous peaks of the Eiger, the Moench, and the Jungfrau. Interlaken is the adventure capital of Europe. You will get some free time to explore the beautiful city or try its outdoor sporting activities. Finally, we drive to the magnificent Trümmelbach Falls- Europe's largest subterranean waterfalls! After the tour, return to Engelberg and relish your dinner.

    Day5

    Black Forest excursion and Zürich city tour

    After a delicious breakfast, check-out from the hotel and proceed to Zurich. On the way, we drive to the Black Forest, in the southwest region of Germany, known for its lush valleys and pine-clad hills. The Black Forest maids, farms, cakes, Bollenhut hats, and Cuckoo Clocks represent the picture-perfect German holiday experience! Next, we visit Hofgut Sternen to witness how the famous and original Cuckoo Clocks are crafted. After the excursion, we proceed to Zurich for an orientation tour which includes beautiful sights such as Bahnhofstrasse- the main downtown street and one of the world's most expensive and exclusive shopping avenues. We also see the Grossmünster, the Fraumünster, the Rathaus, and St. Peter's Church, which are amongst the main churches in Zürich. Later, we proceed to Schaffhausen to visit one of the largest waterfalls in Europe, the Rhine Falls. Here, witness the stunning natural beauty all around. Finally, transfer to your hotel, check-in, and enjoy your dinner.

    Day6

    Orientation tour of Lucerne

    Enjoy a tantalising breakfast and spend the day at leisure before proceeding for Lucerne. You can opt for an optional tour to Mount Titlis before leaving Engelberg. Mt.Titlis is a 45-minute ride across 3 cable cars which are awe-inspiring as you'll witness the scenery change from green meadows and scenic lakes to snow clad mountains. The last leg of the ride is on the famous Rotair, which is the world's first revolving cable car that offers a brilliant 360-degree panoramic view of the snow-covered valleys, glaciers, lakes, forests, and mountains in Switzerland. Later, we proceed to Lucerne which is a beautiful city located at the northern tip of Lake Lucerne, where you'll see the Lion Monument called Lowendenkmal. Then, stroll along the banks of Lake Lucerne to witness attractions such as the Kapellbrucke (The Chapel Bridge) and the Spreuerbrucke, two traditional wooden bridges of Lucerne. You then have some time to roam around Lucerne; the Old Town is pedestrianised, and the lively new part of town also boasts a good selection of shops with artisan produce, plants, and handicrafts. Finally, proceed for a cruise on Lake Lucerne to enjoy Switzerland’s most stunning lake, surrounded by majestic mountain peaks, forests, and meadows. Return to your hotel in Zürich and freshen up before you tuck into your dinner.

    Day7

    Departure

    Relish an appetising breakfast, check-out from the hotel, and transfer to the Zürich Airport for your flight home. Bon voyage!

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    Stay options

    Category Cost per person on
    twin sharing basis
    Cost per person on single basis Cost per child
    with extra bed
    Cost per child
    without extra bed
    Infant
    Deluxe AED 5,499 AED 6,490 AED 4,290 AED 3,690 AED 899

    Optional Tours

    Tour Price Per Adult Price Per Child
    Disneyland Paris AED 390 AED 390
    Jungfraujoch with lunch (pre-packed) AED 799 AED 550
    Mount Titlis with Ice Flyer and Snow Park AED 400 AED 330

    Flight details

    Date From To Flight Departure Arrival
    29 June 2017 Dubai Zürich LX 243 01:35 AM 06:25 AM
    29 June 2017 Zürich Paris LX 632 07:35 AM 09:00 AM
    05 July 2017 Zürich Dubai LX 242 12:25 PM 20:45 PM

    Testimonials

    • "Paris is the dream trip of a lifetime, we loved every minute of our time spent in this beautiful city! ~ Zainab Juzer"

    • "Paris is so beautiful, the art and architecture are splendid! The food is absolutely delicious, especially French desserts. ~ Sanjay Bakshi"

    • "The entire trip was a dream... flawlessly organized with attention to all travel details. The tours were well placed, allowing us enough time to spend at leisure. ~ Yasmeen Hassan "

    • "Interlaken is paradise on Earth! Thank you Musafir for a memorable trip to Mount Titlis! Nicole Amy"

    • "A well organised trip by Musafir. Delicious food and breathtaking views everywhere! ~ Geetu Priyank"

    Quick Facts

    Country Capital Currency Time Motto
    France Paris Euro
    1 AED = 0.26 Euro
    UTC + 1 hour (UTC + 2 hours during summers) "Liberté, égalité, fraternité" (French) or in English, "Liberty, Equality, Fraternity"
    Switzerland Bern (de facto) Swiss Franc (CHF)
    1 AED = 0.27 CHF
    UTC + 1 hour (UTC + 2 hours during summers) "Unus pro omnibus, omnes pro uno" (Latin) or in English, "One for all, all for one"

    Terms

    *Prices include return economy class fare on Swiss Air and are valid  for travel on 29 June 2017 only. Departure is fixed for 29 June 2017 and return on 05 July 2017. No amendments can be made. Prices are correct at the time of publication and are subject to change without notice depending on travel dates and availability. Entrance fee for attractions not mentioned in the itinerary/inclusions are not included in the package price. Additional options are available upon request. The prices mentioned above are based the lowest available airfare. Surcharge will be applicable in case of non-availability of seats on the lowest airfare. Peak season surcharges may apply on some dates. Itinerary is subject to change / swap without any prior notice. Tips 2 Euro per head per day. Easy monthly payment plans are available from select participating banks through Musafir Holidays retail outlets and are subject to approval. All photos and videos shown are illustrative. Actual services may differ. Terms apply.

    Cancellation policy

    *In the event of a cancellation, 10% of the holiday amount is non-refundable. Refunds will be based on how many days prior to your booked departure we receive your cancellation notice, with the charges increasing closer to your departure date. If the cancellation is received prior to 45 days or more of departure, full price of the non-refundable tickets will be deducted; 44 - 31 days prior to departure, 25% of the total amount will be deducted; if the holiday is cancelled 30 - 15 days prior to departure 50% of the total amount will be deducted; if the trip is cancelled 14 - 10 days prior to departure, 75% of the total amount will be deducted; and if the trip is cancelled 10 days prior to departure, 100% of the total amount will be deducted. In case of any non-refundable tickets, the entire amount of the ticket will be deducted.

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