This journey includes the train ride on one of the most scenic routes through Switzerland on board of the Glacier Express. But you also get the chance to discover historic Lucerne, glamorous St. Moritz, charming Zermatt and the gateway to Eiger, Mönch and Jungfrau - Interlaken. The included excursions will offer you the best panoramic views and highest mountains in Switzerland. This is truly the best way to discover the highlights of Switzerland.
Transfer by rail to Lucerne. Depending on arrival time opportunity to discover the Old Town and stroll along Lake Lucerne. Overnight in Lucerne.
Day 2: Excursion Mount Pilatus
This is a fantastic excursion to enjoy beautiful views of the Lake Lucerne region. Short cruise across the lake to Alpnachstad. Change here to the steepest cogwheel train in the world. For the return journey chose between cogwheel train or gondola to Kriens. Back to Lucerne by bus. Overnight in Lucerne.
Day 3: Lucerne – St. Moritz
Get on board of the train and ride to the world famous holiday resort of St. Moritz. Overnight in St. Moritz.
Day 4: Glacier Express
Today you take the world famous Glacier Express to Zermatt which crosses no less than 291 bridges and goes through 91 tunnels. After an exhilarating trip, you will arrive in Zermatt, at the foot of the Matterhorn. Overnight in Zermatt.
Day 5: Excursion Gornergrat
The cogwheel train will take you up to 3089 m. During the ride to the summit you will experience excellent vantage points for some 29 four-thousand-meter peaks including the mighty Matterhorn. Overnight in Zermatt.
Day 6: Zermatt - Interlaken
Today you leave the Valais region and ride on a train to the Bernese Oberland to Interlaken, the door to the alpine world of Eiger, Mönch and Jungfrau. Overnight in Interlaken.
Day 7: Excursion Jungfraujoch
Take the train from Interlaken to the Kleine Scheidegg at the foot of the famous Eiger. Change trains and ride via ‘Eiger Gletscher’ to the Jungfraujoch – the highest railway station in Europe at 3454 m with some breathtaking views of the Aletsch glacier at 22 km the longest in the Alps and an UNESCO World Heritage site. Overnight in Interlaken.
Day 8: Departure
After breakfast journey back by train to the airport/border or on to your next holiday destination.
- Swiss Card 2nd class: border/airport – Lucerne – St. Moritz – Zermatt – Interlaken - border/airport
- 2 nights with breakfast in Lucerne
- 1 night with breakfast in St. Moritz
- 2 nights with breakfast in Zermatt
- 2 nights with breakfast in Interlaken
- Excursions to Mount Pilatus (non guided) , Gornergrat (non guided) and to Jungfraujoch (non guided) incl. return tickets
- Seat reservation at the Glacier Express
Possibility to add additional nights at any of the resorts
Price per person in double room:
$ 1560 in 3* hotel
$ 1877 in 4* hotel
Price in single room available on request
Validity: 09.05.2013 – 25.10.2013