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Evoke Tours
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Sandymere Road
Northam
Devon
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Geneva, Swiss Mountain Passes and Italian Lakes

30th June to 9th July 2020

10 Days

This is the ultimate European drive, with five epic mountain passes and six stunning lakes, what more could you ask for?

This 10 day escorted tour takes you along Italy's beautiful serene lakes, Switzerland's breathtaking passes, take a look from the 'Top of the World' with the Jugfrau Mountain Railway. 

Breath-taking roads with cambered corners, hairpin bends, turquoise mountain lakes, panoramic alpine meadows, beautiful cities, 5 star elegance, serene crystal clear lakes, luxury hotels and days at leisure to explore. 

Itinerary

Day One - Your Arrival

Upon your arrival into Reims and the 4 star Holiday Inn we will meet and welcome everyone to our tour and talk you through the itinerary of what’s to come. The evening then is yours to enjoy Reims - the unofficial capital of Champagne. 

Day Two - Reims to Geneva

Our first stop today is just a short distance from the hotel - the famous Reims Grand Prix Circuit. In 1926, the second venue of the Grand Prix de la Mame was established and became famous for its two 1.5 mile straights allowing exhilarating slipstream battles with maximum straight line speeds being reached for its era. 

We travel south to Geneva and the five star Hotel d'Anglaterre.

Approx. 500km

Dinner this evening is included

What's Included
  • Tour Pack, which includes recommended places to visit, maps and directions, accommodation information and contact details

  • Welcome drink on the first evening

  • 9 nights in 4 and 5 star hotels with breakfast

  • Dinner on  evenings with wine

  • Return Eurotunnel Crossings

  • Optional Jungfrau Mountain Railway excursion

  • Accompanied by Tour Manager

Tour Prices

From £2395 per person based on two people sharing a room

Room upgrades are available on request, subject to availability and charge.

To make a booking
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Jet d'Eau, Geneva

Day Three - Geneva

A day at leisure to enjoy Geneva. Situated on the banks of Lake Geneva at the foot of the Alps, Geneva is one of Europe's most beautiful Cities. The old town offers a glimpse of Geneva's past whilst its famous monument Jet d'Eau offers a contrasting new attraction. Cruise the lake, visit museums and art galleries, shop or take a walking tour, there is plenty to see.

Dinner this evening is included

Hotel d'Anglaterre

Day Four - Geneva to Lake Garda

After breakfast we shall begin our journey to Lake Garda. Today we have our first mountain pass the Great St Bernard which connects Martigny to Astoa and is the 3rd highest road pass in Switzerland. A tunnel was built 1965 to allow travellers to make the journey through winter, the pass is impressive and you will discover Mont Rogneux and the peaks of the Combins in full panorama as you climb in the midst of alpine meadows. We arrive into Lake Garda for our three night stay.

Approx. 440km

Dinner is included this evening.

Lake Garda

Lake Garda

Day Five and Six- Are at Leisure

Lake Garda is known for its crystal clear waters. Rocca Scaligera dominates Sirmione, this lake fortification is one of the most complete and best preserved in Italy and beautifully bathed on all sides by the waters of Lake Garda. The Dolomites frame Riva Del Garda in the north which presents the brightly coloured hotels, restaurants, and pleasant promenade walks all sitting comfortably on the shores of Lake Garda. 

Fall in love with Verona. The Verona Arena sits adjacent to Piazza Bra and is one of the best preserved Roman amphitheatres which is still is use today. Centro storico is the historic center of Verona. This is where you will find many of the main sights in the city, like the wide piazzas, Juliette’s house, and churches galore. Wander the streets have lunch outdoors and watch the world go by - let Verona sweep you off your feet. 

Dinner is included on one evening

Day Seven - Lake Garda to Lake Como

Today we depart Lake Garda and travel to Lake Como via Lake Iseo the Bernina and Maloja Pass. A full day travelling along the shore of Lake Iseo and over the spectacular Bernina and Maloja Pass. The Bernina Pass offers breath-taking views including 'White Lake', be prepared with your camera as it is well worth capturing its beauty. The Maloja Pass is sometimes called 'the path that never was' due to its geographical perculiarity this pass will take your breath away. 

We continue to Lake Como for our overnight stay at four star The Palace Hotel

Approx. 360km

Dinner is included this evening

Bernina Pass

Lake Como

Maloja Pass credit Böhringer 

Day Eight - Lake Como to Interlaken

After breakfast we hug the northern tip of Lake Lugano before reaching Andermatt and the spectacular Gothard Pass with stark beautiful soaring valley views this pass offers stunningly beautiful landscapes. We continue on to the Furka Pass with its views of glaciers, craggy mountains and immortalised by the James Bond movie Goldfinger.

After a full but beautifully satisfying day we arrive in Interlaken for our overnight stay in the four star Eden Spiez Hotel at the shore of Lake Thun.

Approx. 240km

 

Dinner is included this evening 

Gothard Pass

Furka Pass

Day Nine - Interlaken to Metz

We are offering an optional excursion on the Junfrau Mountain Railway to the 'Top of the World'. This will be an early start to board the mountain railway and enjoy a full day exploring the spectacular views. Jungfraujoch-Top of Europe Bahnhof is the highest railway station in Europe and offers splendid views of the Jungfrau and Mönch Alpine peaks, glaciers, valleys, and on a clear day, all the way to the Black Forest in Germany and the Vosges in France. We return to Interlaken and travel to Metz for our final evening in the four star Mercure Metz Centre Hotel. 

Approx. 400km

Dinner is included this evening

Day Ten - Metz to England

Today marks the end our our tour as you travel to Calais for your return Eurotunnel crossing into England.

 
HotelS

Holiday Inn Hotel, Reims ****

30 June 2020, 1 night

A four star hotel centrally located and close to the Cathedral and a rooftop restaurant, terrace and bar,  perfect for a relaxing evening.

Hotel d'Anglaterre, Geneva *****

1 July 2020, 2 nights

Elegantly poised at the edge of Lake Leman with magnificent views of the famous Jet d'Eau and Mont Blanc, this beautiful boutique hotel showcases British charm with the finest Swiss hospitality. Enjoy exquisitely decorated rooms, delicious international cuisine in Windows restaurant and cocktails in the Leopard Bar and Cigar Lounge.  

Villa Rosa Hotel, Lake Garda ****

3 July 2020, 3 nights

The Villa Rosa Hotel, a 4-star hotel overlooking Lake Garda, at a short distance from downtown Desenzano. A hotel which offers luxury, fresh and always friendly, combining the unmistakable touch of an old neoclassical lakeside villa with a sparkling modern presence. Lie in the sun next to the heated pool, sit on the beautiful terrace overlooking the lake and be cared for by staff renown for its friendliness, you will truly experience the natural beauty of Lake Garda 

Palace Hotel, Lake Como ****

6 July 2020, 1 night

 

A majestic and prestigious hotel sitting alongside the shore of Lake Como. This lakeside hotel combines the elegant atmosphere art deco with modern facilities and the highest standards of service. relax, enjoy and indulge. 

Eden Speiz Hotel, Interlaken****

7 July 2020, 1 night

 

Enjoy your stay in one of Europe's most beautiful areas. With spectacular views of Speiz Castle, Lake Thun and the Mountain Peaks of the Bernese Overland you will be truly spoilt. Classically styled rooms and recountable friendly service and the elegant restaurant is bound to delight.

Mercure Centre, Metz****

8 July 2020, 1 night

 

The Mercure Metz is a 4 star and offers a combination of elegant and modern day comfort in the heart of the vibrant city.