7 Nights/ 8 Days
1st day: Arrive Lucerne
Arrival in Lucerne by train 2nd class from the Swiss border or airport. A stunning setting, world-famous sights, exciting modern architecture, endowed museums and much more make Lucerne a thrilling city to visit. Overnight in Lucerne.
2nd day: At Lucerne
Day at leisure. We recommend an excursion to following mountain tops: Mount Pilatus – Golden Round Trip or Mount Rigi – Queen of the mountains or Mount Titlis – Titlis Rotair, Ice Flyer Chairlift, Glacier Park & Cave. Overnight in Lucerne.
3rd day: Lucerne – Interlaken
Rail journey over the Brünig Pass to Interlaken situated between the Lakes of Thun and Brienz. Overnight in Interlaken.
4th day: At Interlaken
Excursion to the Jungfraujoch – Top of Europe. The Jungfrau Railway takes you up to the Jungfraujoch – at 3454 m / 11’333 ft the highest railway station in Europe. Enjoy breathtaking views of the Aletsch Glacier, the longest glacier in the Alps. Overnight in Interlaken.
5th day: Interlaken – Zermatt
Rail journey through the wonderful Bernese Oberland to the Valais, either via the Lötschberg base tunnel directly to Visp and further to Zermatt. Or by the RegioExpress Lötschberger – the train with big windows using the traditional scenic Lötschberg line to Brig and continue your journey to Zermatt, the famous resort at the foot of the Matterhorn. Overnight in Zermatt.
6th day: At Zermatt
The popular Gornergrat Bahn, Europe’s highest open-air cogwheel railway, takes you up to the Gornergrat. On the Gornergrat viewing platform you are surrounded by 29 peaks rising to above 4000 m. Overnight in Zermatt.
7th day: Zematt – St. Moritz
Board the Glacier Express and enjoy one of the greatest rail journeys in the world. An 8 hour rail journey takes you across 291 bridges, through 91 tunnels and across the Oberalp Pass at 2033 m to St. Moritz. Overnight in St. Moritz.
8th day: Depart
Return to Swiss border or airport or continue your stay in Switzerland at your own request.
This tour can also be booked in the opposite direction.
Inclusions & Exclusions
» Swiss Transfer Ticket Combi: Swiss Premium Tour (7 transfers) incl. Jungfraujoch + Gornergrat in 2nd class from/to Swiss border or airport
» Seat reservation Glacier Express
» 2 nights in Lucerne, Interlaken and Zermatt, standard room with private facilities, breakfast
» 1 night in St. Moritz, standard room with private facilities, breakfast
» Any additional tickets for optional excursions to travel by rail, boat, postal- coach and cable car can be purchased at 25–50% of the regular fares
Goods and Service Tax @ 5%.
Any expenses of personal nature.
Any other item or expenses not specifically mentioned under inclusions.
PRICES PER PERSON IN EURO
Hotels to be used:
3* Hotels Lucerne: Des Alpes, Ibis Styles, Waldstätterhof, Drei Könige
4* Hotels Lucerne: Continental Park, Wilden Mann, Ameron Flora
3* Hotels Interlaken: City Oberland, Beausite, Bernerhof, Weisses Kreuz, Du Lac
4* Hotels Interlaken: Interlaken, Du Nord, Krebs, Metropole, Carlton Europe
3* Hotels Zermatt: Sarazena, Excelsior, Bristol, Butterfly
4* Hotels Zermatt: Schlosshotel, Swiss Alpine Allalin, Simi, Pollux, Alpen Resort
3* Hotels St. Moritz: Bären, Hauser, Soldanella, Laudinella
4* Hotels St. Moritz: Steffani, Art Boutique Monopol, Reine Victoria
Extras per Person
» CHF 176.– upgrade to 1st class rail
» CHF 45.– lunch on board of the Glacier Express
» Excursion Mount Titlis from CHF 80.
» Excursion Mount Rigi from CHF 59.
» Excursion Mount Pilatus from CHF 55.
» Excursion Matterhorn Glacier Paradise from CHF 52.
» Meet the locals Lucerne from CHF 47.
» Meet the locals Interlaken from CHF 56.
» Additional nights
» Supplement for higher room categories
» Supplement for 4* Superior hotels
» Some hotels may charge CHF 2 to CHF 7 local city taxes per person/night