Discover Switzerland
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Tour Duration : 07N/08D
Tour Destination : Lucerne – Interlaken – GoldenPassLine – Montreux – Zermatt – Gornergrat – Glacier Express – St. Moritz
CHF 1102
Destination Information
Nowhere else will you find attractions cultural centres, innovative gastronomy insider secrets and new favourite places in such close proximity as in Switzerland. Welcome to Switzerland the Alpine Wonderland! Mirrored lakes, imposing mountains, velvet forest, quaint chalets and picture prefect cities; Switzerland provides the majority of the countries magnificent sights. In the early morning hours you can touch a glacier and in the afternoon enjoy various culinary delights under the palm trees. Switzerland offers just about everything you could want on a vacation.
  • Itinerary
  • Inclusion & Exclusion
  • Hotel
  • Optional Sightseeing
  • Gallery
  • Day 1 : Arrive Lucerne

Arrival in Lucerne by train 2nd class from the Swissborder or any Swiss Airport. Overnight in Lucerne.

  • Day 2 : Lucerne

Day at leisure. We recommend an excursion to following mountain tops: Mount Pilatus - the golden round trip or Mount Rigi - Queen of the mountains or Mount Titlis - Titlis Rotair, Ice Flyer Chairlift, Glacier Park & Cave. Overnight in Lucerne.

  • Day 3 : Lucerne - Interlaken

Rail journey over the Brünig Pass to Interlaken situated between the Lakes of Thun and Brienz and at the foot the famous trio of peaks, the Eiger, the Mönch and the Jungfrau.Overnight in Interlaken.

  • Day 4 : Interlaken - Montreux

Scenic rail journey passing alpine forests, crystal clear mountain streams and picturesque mountain villages. Take the GoldenPass Panoramic BLS train from Interlaken Ost to Zweisimmen and further by GoldenPass Panoramic MOB train to Montreux on the Riviera of Lake Geneva. Overnight in Montreux.

  • Day 5 : Montreux - Zermatt

Rail journey to Zermatt, the famous carfree Alpine resort at the foot of the Matterhorn. Overnight in Zermatt.

  • Day 6 : Zermatt

From Zermatt, the popular Gornergrat Bahn, Europe's highest open-air cogwheel railway, takes you up to the Gornergrat 9.3 km away. The train crosses impressive bridges, galleries and tunnels. On the Gornergrat viewing platform you are surrounded by 29 peaks rising to above 4000 m. Overnight in Zermatt.

  • Day 7 : Zermatt - St. Moritz

Board the Glacier Express and enjoy one of the greatest rail journeys in the world. A 7½ 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.

  • Day 8 : Depart St. Moritz

Return to Swiss border or airport for flight back to home.

  • Swiss Card Discover Switzerland (7 transfers) incl. Gornergrat in 2nd class from/to Swiss border or airport
  • Seat reservation Glacier Express
  • 2 nights in Lucerne, room, bath or shower/WC, breakfast
  • 1 night in Interlaken, room, bath or shower/WC, breakfast
  • 1 night in Montreux, room, bath or shower/WC, breakfast
  • 2 nights in Zermatt, room, bath or shower/ WC, breakfast
  • 1 night in St. Moritz, room, bath or shower/WC, breakfast
  • Any additional tickets for optional excursions to travel by rail, boat, postal-coaches and cable cars can be purchased at 25-50% of the regular fares
  • Airfare & Airport Taxes Excluded
  • Meals other than those listed in Inclusions
  • Any Extra activities, Guide, Camera fee charges etc
  • Drinks, tips, laundry, porterage, telephone calls & expenses of personal nature
  • Peak season/Convention period surcharges extra
  • Visa Cost
  • Travel Insurance
  • Any other services not mentioned in Inclusions

Prices per person in CHF

3-star-hotel 1.–21.4.14 5.1.–1.4.15 3-star-hotel 21.4.–10.5.14 13–20.12.14 3-star-hotel 10.5.–26.10.14 4-star-hotel 1.–21.4.14 5.1.–1.4.15 4-star-hotel 21.4.–10.5.14 13–20.12.14 4-star-hotel 10.5.–26.10.14
Double Room 1230 1102 1126 1558 1377 1401
Single Room 1438 1309 1332 1805 1620 1644


Hotels Envisaged

Lucerne 3star: Waldstätterhof, Drei Könige, Ambassador, Magic Hotel (breakfast at htl Kroneabout 80 m away), Des Alpes, IBIS Styles, De La Paix, Le Stelle
4star: Art Deco Hotel Montana, Radission Blu, Ameron Flora, Cascada
Interlaken 3star: City Hotel Oberland, Carlton-Europe, Merkur, Weisses Kreuz, Beau Site,Bernerhof Goldey
4star: Du Lac, Interlaken, Royal St. Georges, Metropole, Du Nord
Montreux 3star: Helvetie
4star: Eurotel Riviera, Suisse Majestic
Zermatt 3star: Sarazena, Bristol, Excelsior, Butterfly
4star: Swiss Alpine Hotel Allalin, Alpen Resort, Simi, Walliserhof, La Ginabelle, Pollux,Parkhotel Beau Site, Schlosshotel Zermatt
St. Moritz 3star: Soldanella, Hauser, Laudinella, Baren
4star: Art Boutique Hotel Monopol, Steffani, Crystal