2 - 7pax with flexible departure date
Start in: Rome
Private airport transfer
End in: Zurich
Private airport transfer
Places: 2 Countries
Italy & Switzerland
Duration: 1 to 9 Days
Introduce a unique concept that let you decide places and timing you wish to travel.
Chinese / Cantonese Speaking Guide
Italy is for lovers and historians, foodies and hikers, art enthusiasts and fashionistas. Upon arrival in Rome, you will be greeted by a local Chinese tour guide and escorted to Vatican.
You will tour around this smallest state in the world by visiting certain attractions such as the world’s biggest church, St. Peter's Basilica, the historical Colosseum or Flavian Amphitheatre and the triumphal arch, Arch of Constantine as well as Fontana di Trevi.
Under the Rome morning sunlight, the city glows with authentic architectures. After breakfast, your private transfer escorts you to Bagnoregio aka “The Dying Town” is accessible by footbridge only, sits atop a huge stack of slowly crumbling tufa rock in a dramatic deep-cut valley.
Upon your arrival at Florence, visit Piazzale Michelangelo, a square which offers you panoramic view of Florence, Piazza della Signoria which just located in front of Palazzo Vecchio and you will see the tremendous Renaissance era dome of the Florence Cathedral.
Meanwhile, you will wandering around the medieval stone closed-spandrel segmental arch bridge over the Arno River, Ponte Vecchio.
This morning, you will go on an exclusive visit to a balsamic vinegar factory in Modena which allow you to learn how authentic balsamic vinegar is made and the producer there will be presenting several vinegars to you at different ages and show you the differences of each in terms of taste, aroma and colour.
Next, your private transfer will drive you to Ferrari Museum in Maranello and you might even have the chance to sit into a semi-professional Formula 1 simulator and get a taste of the kind of exhilarating driving that F1 drivers experience during grands prix before departing to the beautiful Venice.
The people of Venice rise early in the morning, and the aroma of fresh espresso makes for an invigorating ambiance along with the scent of the ocean that drifts upwards from the canals.
Thus, after breakfast, you will set off for boats (at your own expenses) to Burano Island. You will definitely be intrigued by the many colours and the colourful houses that are reflected into the green waters of channels, by the leaning bell tower,
Right after that, you shall take the iconic gondolas and glide down the waterway between the rushing speedboats which will bring you from the shoreline to the heart of the historical centre in Venice and visit places like Piazza San Marco, Bridge of Sighs and Rialto Bridge, the oldest of the four bridges spanning the Grand Canal in Venice!
If you're dreaming of a romantic getaway, the first destination of the day is no doubt your ideal place to visit! You will be escorted through the history and unique culture of the city of Verona, distinctive in its Roman beginnings and prominent reputation as a city of lovers, as given by Romantics in the 19th century based on Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet.
Milan stands as an icon of fashion and creativity, highlighting the modernity of Italy. Ladies, Milan is your loveliest paradise as you can shop around Via Montenapoleone for the rest of the day! It is Milan's most fashionable shopping street which offer you plethora of international fashion houses and exceptional Italian design!
At breakfast, the aroma of frothy cappuccino fills the hotel dining room as the cafés return their tables and chairs to the cobblestone walkways.
Say goodbye to Milan and venture the spectacular Riederalp by taking cable car up to the breath-taking Aletsch Glacier. This huge river of ice stretches over 23 kilometres from its formation in the Jungfrau region, at 4000 metres down to the Massa Gorge, around 2500 metres below, fascinates and inspires you!
In the breezy morning, you will be transferred to Zermatt and Gornergrat. Give little whoops of joy at the pop-up-book effect of the Matterhorn (4478 metres), the hypnotically beautiful, one-of-a-kind peak that rises like a shark's fin above town via the local train provided there.
Today you will descend the mountainside and leave Zermatt for the historical Chillon Castle, made famous by a narrative poem written by Lord Byron. You shall experience the towers and courtyards that create a maze which exhibits former arms and artwork.
After touring the castle grounds, you can continue to the gorgeous setting of the Lavaux wine region, home to preserved winegrowers from the 16th to the 19th centuries before making your way to Bern.
As the capital of Switzerland, Bern includes elements of its historical charm that are separate from the contemporary streets and architecture of the newer districts.
You shall pay a visit to Bern Rose Garden and Federal Palace of Switzerland, one of the symbolic landmarks in Bern.
After breakfast, leave the capital streets behind and travel to Kapellbrücke aka Chapel Bridge in Lucerne that shines with the beauty of its history.
Then, visit Lion of Lucerne, a giant dying lion carved out of a wall of sandstone rock above a pond at the east end of the medieval town which designed as a memorial for the mercenary soldiers from central Switzerland who lost their lives while serving the French king Louis XVI during the French Revolution.
Before taking your flight home, you will be boarding cruise ship (at your own expenses) and tour around the turquoise lakes in Bern.
Your tour concludes after days of amazing experiences, unforgettable sightseeing, and much-needed rest and relaxation. Have a safe flight home and make your trip a memorable one!