Wine & Rustic
Day 1-4 Lisbon
Located on the edge of the Atlantic Ocean, Lisbon is a coastal Western European city built across seven hills. Lisbon captivates tourists with its pastel buildings, intimate alleyways, and rustic streets. Due to its incredible mix of museums, historic buildings, fado music and nightlife, squares, and cafés, it is a very popular year-round destination where one can sit back, relax and watch the world go by.
Some of the great things about Lisbon is that it has comfortable weather throughout the year, an immense cultural history, cheap transport, fun nightlife and affordable food and accommodation making it an ideal travel destination. Lisbon is a beautiful cosmopolitan capital of Portugal abundant with historic monuments and gothic culture and it is excellent travel destination full of character.
Day 5-6 Porto
Second largest city of Portugal, Porto is located on Duoro river and is famous for it's Port wine which is made on the other side of the Duoro river. The city serves gastronomical delights and is loved by gourmets around the world. Porto has amazing architecture and a quarter of it has been rated as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Taking a stroll from the old Cathedral to Ribeiria, a riverside neighbourhood, will take you among the medieval houses and narrow and dark streets. With amazing Nightlife and Beaches, one can enjoy their vacation among the Portugese. It is also home to a famous Football Club, FC Porto.
Free things to do: Visit Clerigos Tower, Palacio da Bolsa, Ribeiria, Porto Cathedral.
Day 7-8 Madrid
Capital of Spain, People who visit Madrid say that the city really knows how to live. Madrid is famous for its Food, love for Sports, Nightlife and Royal Architecture. Art lovers love coming to Madrid again and again and painters like Picasso, Dali and Miro have showcased their talent on the walls of world class galleries. Madrid is home to two of the worlds famous football clubs, Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid.
Free things to do: Visit the Gran Via Street, Plaza Mayor, Paseo del Prado, Retiro Park, Visit Almudena Cathedral, Puerta de Alcala, Puerta del Sol and the Royal Palace.
Day 9-11 Barcelona
Barcelona's towering temple columns, ancient city walls and subterranean stone corridors provide a view into the Roman-era Barcino. Taking a walk through the sinister lanes of the Gothic quarter, tranquil plazas and 14th-century cathedrals is the best way to understand the city that is Barcelona. Barcelona has always motivated artists such as Salvador Dalí, Pablo Picasso and Joan Miró, whose works are in gallant display in the city's countless museums.
Sunny beaches make Barcelona a good environment to a jog, bike ride or long leisurely stroll along the seaside or go for a long swim. Kayaking, stand-up paddle boarding or a sunset cruise are some fun activities that can be taken up in Barcelona. Barcelona has a Mediterranean climate with slight, humid winters and hot, dry summers.
Day 12-13 Lyon
Situated in the Rhone-Alpes, Lyon offers travellers its vast history, amazing architecture, a great nightlife and food to die for. One can shop, visit the mueseums or wander through the architecture the city has to offer.
Day 14-17 Paris
City of lights is an apt name for Paris, the most visited city in the whole world. Paris is a magical city and is blossoming after enduring in the Medieval times. It was the centre of the French Revolution and is now a major city of France as well as the world. Built on Siene river, Paris boasts of everything one looks in a city, Museums and Architecture, Fashion, Nightlife, History, Culture and amazing Food.
Divided in 20 arrondissement, Paris has few of the marvellous structures of the world in her kitty. The Effiel tower, the Louvre Museum most famous for having Mona Lisa's painting in it, the Sacre Coeur, Arc de Triomphe, the famous Moulin Rouge, Notre Dame Cathedral and the Roland Garros which hosts the Lawn Tennis French Open are all situtated in this amazing city. Disneyland, a childrens theme park, is situated just outside Paris and is an exciting place to take your kids to.
Free things to do: Effiel Tower at Night, Arc de Triomphe from outside, Champs Elysses, Notre Dame Cathedral is free but there is a charge of 10 Euros for climbing the tower, Canal St. Martin, Parc Andre Citreon and walking from 1st Arrondissement to Effiel tower covering all the important places.
- Return Flight Tickets
- Hostel/Hotel Stays- Including Breakfast at all available places.
- Inter-City Transfers
- Free First Airport to Hostel/Hotel Express/Airport Shuttle ticket.
- Sightseeing discounts up to 15%.
- Discounted Food Coupons- We are working on this to provide the best Food solution to you.
- GST Included
- 24*7 Assistance on Call/Chat/Whatsapp.
Unbeatable Priced Add-on-Services:
Anything not included in the Things Included section is to be borne by the Client.
You can read FAQ’s if you have any queries and if we haven’t provided an answer to your question, feel free to contact us at email@example.com or call us at +91-8447449093.
Tour de Guide simply means Tour of Guide wherein the Itineraries which we have provided are the one’s which a guide would take for themselves. We have focussed on freedom rather than anything else and so there are no physical guides provided along with. You can read our articles to understand how can you travel effectively and in better way.
Can we change the Flight timings, Hostels and Inter-City Transfers? All the things which we are doing, we are doing keeping us on the other side i.e. becoming the client while booking and confirming the itinerary. We agree that the needs and usage of each client may vary and so we will be sharing the different partners, timings and transfers available with you after you book with us.
Be sure that at some places, there might not be different partners available and so you will have to stick with whatever’s there with us. And believe us, they are as good as you will wish them to be.
We are not doing group departures where you have a coach and everything is pre-booked.
Different Flight timings, different Hotels/Hostels Availability, Inter-city transfers availability, all needs to be checked and verified before a Final Itinerary is provided. We will share the same once we know the date you plan to visit your dream place.
Be assured that we will be providing all the services at the prices you book at.
For Schengen, you will be incurring a Visa cost of Rs.6200.
A Compulsory Travel Insurance is needed and it will cost around Rs.1000.
You can also reduce the food cost by taking the Dehydrated Meals with you.
We recommend you buying a Sim card beforehand and the same will cost around Rs.850-1700 (depending on your use).
Few Important Travel Essentials worth around Rs.1000.
Free Walking Tours per city will cost you around Rs.300. You can book free tours here.
Sightseeing is very subjective but one can take an average of around Rs.1000-1500 per city.
Public transport cost per day average can be around Rs.200 (You will hardly incur these as the Hostels/Hotels are in the city center only).
Food expenses are again subjective and can be taken around Rs.800-1500 per day. We are working on providing food discount coupons to help you reduce that cost.
Apart from this, you will be incurring on Shopping which is up to you to decide.
Overall, for a 15-day Tour in 5 cities, you will be incurring a cost of around Rs. 30,000 apart from the price mentioned.
Before you book your tour, we want to make sure that you go through these following articles. These articles provide details in terms of knowledge we want our users to have and also about what we as a company are providing to you.
Kindly read our article on what to do in case of Emergency here.
Kindly go through which hostels we will be booking for you here.
Also, kindly go through our article on travelling Solo in Europe here.
You can also go through the common FAQ’s provided here.
If you plan to book the services within 45 days, you can contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call +91-8447449093 and we will provide a customized quote to you.
Couples have both the options of Solo/Friends as well as the Couple option. If the couple is going for adventure and fun, they can choose the Solo/Friends option itself but if they are going on Honeymoon or a leisure tour, they can choose from the Couple option. The couple option is a bit more sophisticated in terms of Hotels, Transfers and everything. We will be avoiding Night transfers at as many places as possible.
Family will have the most sophistication of all. A proper 2Adults + 1-2 Children room. If the family is 2+2 Adults, two rooms will be provided or a Two-Bedroom Family suite will be looked into. Night transfers will be very very less. Add-on Services will play a major part for the Families and they will be explained properly by our Operations team.
Couple and Family have 3 types of Options to choose the Tour from:
- Standard will involve a small amount of trouble here and there.
For ex: Night transfers by Bus once or twice at max, 2-3 star Hotels (Believe us, they will be way way better than what you would have just thought of. To provide you a measure, 4 star hotels in India are equivalent of 2/3 star hotels there).
- Premium will involve 4 star hotels, almost none Night transfers, Train and Flight transfers.
Luxury will involve 5 star hotels, 1st Class Train Transfers or Flight transfers, Intra-city transfers and even Guide services
for the places they will be visiting.
BACHELORS itineraries are friends going on the final last tour before one of them becomes a Couple. A highly exclusive service is provided in this case and so we have kept things open. They can simply call +91-8447449093 and ask about the enquiry. With our customize feature (launching it soon), you will be able to book things by yourself.
The Payment procedure associated is very simple. If you can't make the whole payment at once, No Worries! You can make the payment in 3 installments to us.
- 50% of the Itinerary amount will have to be paid Upfront.
- 25% of the Rest amount will have to be paid before the 30th day of Journey.
- The Final 25% will have to be paid before the 15th day of your Journey.
For a seamless transaction, it would be amazing if you could pay the whole amount once and for all.
There are three options to make the Payment:
- Pay Online (You can use credit card EMI services also):
If you intend to pay the whole amount online, extra charges of 2.36% will be applicable. You can also avail the EMI services offered by many Credit card companies. The Payment will process if your card is eligible for EMI payments.
- Pay Later:
We encourage travelling and we also understand that money is not readily available at all times, keeping that in mind we provide you with the option to book now and pay later.
We would like to help you in every way we can, and for that, we will contact you and guide you through the entire process after you book via 'Pay Later' option.
The only condition associated with 'Pay Later' option is that you have to make payment within 3 days after your booking via 'Pay Later' option.
- Apply for a Personal Loan:
We have tied up with a Partner to help our clients avail the Personal Loan service as quick as possible. We would request you to visit this link and check the amount of Personal loan you can avail. If you are interested, you can visit this link . You will have register yourself there and fill in the requisite documents. If asked for any Payment, click on Pay Offline. Tour de Guide clients don’t have to make any registration form Payment.
We do not encourage any Cash Deposit in our Bank account. Extra charges of 1% will be applicable on cash deposits and a penalty of 100% will have to be borne by the client in case of a deposit of more than Rs.2 Lakhs.
We highly recommend transferring the amount via Bank Transfer or you can ask us for a payment link.
Our Bank details are as follows:
GVB Travel Private Limited
Account No.: 108605001458
Branch: JB Nagar, Andheri East, Mumbai Branch.
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We understand that things don’t work out as expected and so Yes, you can cancel the services but then there will be charges associated with the same.
If you cancel before 30 days, you will be refunded 50% of the Booking amount. If you cancel between 29-15 days, you will be refunded 40% of the amount and if you cancel between 15-10 days, you will be refunded 25% of the amount and anything before 10 days is not refundable.
The same cancellation policy applies in case of Visa also. We will request you to provide the Visa documents as early as possible. Applying for the Visa a month before the date of travel is appropriate for all the parties involved.
Day 1: Your flight will land in Lisbon. A private cab/shuttle will transfer you to your Hostel. Freshen up and then you can leave for Sightseeing or you can enjoy its amazing nightlife.
Day 2: Sightseeing in Lisbon
Day 3: Day Trip from Lisbon to Sintra & back.
Day 4: Sightseeing in Lisbon.
Day 5: After breakfast in the morning, check out from the Hostel and catch bus for Porto. Your bus will reach Porto in the afternoon. Check into your hostel there and then you can leave for sightseeing.
Day 6: After breakfast, check-out in morning from the hostel, leave luggage at Left Luggage Facility (LLF) and spend entire day in Porto. At night, return to hostel, take your luggage and catch bus for Madrid.
Day 7: Your bus will reach Madrid in the morning. Hostel Check-in and then you can leave for sightseeing in Madrid.
Day 8: After breakfast, check-out in morning from the hostel, leave luggage at LLF and spend entire day in Madrid. At night, return to hostel, take your luggage and catch bus for Barcelona.
Day 9: Your bus will reach Barcelona in the morning. Hostel Check-in and then you can leave for sightseeing in Barcelona.
Day 10: Sightseeing & One day trip - Barcelona
Day 11: Check-out in morning from the hostel after breakfast, leave luggage at LLF and spend entire day in Barcelona. At night, return to hostel, take your luggage and catch bus for Lyon.
Day 12: Your bus will reach Lyon in the morning. Hostel Check-in and then you can leave for sightseeing in Paris.
Day 13: Sightseeing & One day trip – Lyon.
Day 14: Check-out in the morning from the hostel after breakfast. Catch bus in the morning and reach Paris in the afternoon. Hostel check-in. Sightseeing in Paris for entire day.
Day 15 & 16: Sightseeing & One day trip - Paris.
Day 17: Catch flight back home from Paris.