Experience during this roundtrip the highlights of Switzerland. Travel on the impressive trails of the well known panoramic trains Glacier and Bernina Express, climb with the Jungfrau Railway to the top of the Jungfraujoch and stroll through the world-famous holiday destinations St. Moritz.
Transfer to Montreux by rail. The town nestles in a sheltered Lake Geneva bay, surrounded by vineyards and against breathtaking backdrop of snow-covered Alps. Overnight in Montreux.
Day 2: Montreux – day at leisure
Visit the famous Chateau de Chillon, one of the best-preserved medieval castles in Europe, take a cruise on Lake Geneva or enjoy a mountain excursion to the Roches-de-Naye peak for fantastic views of the lake and the surrounding French and Swiss Alps. Overnight in Montreux.
Day 3: GoldenPass Line
Board the GoldenPass train from Montreux and relax in the panoramic carriage as it sweeps through the many vineyards and country estates on its way to Interlaken. Overnight in Interlaken.
Day 4 and day 5: Interlaken - day at leisure and excursion to Jungfraujoch
On one of the 2 free days you have an excursion to the Jungfraujoch included. Take the train from Interlaken to the Kleine Scheidegg at the foot of the famous Eiger. Change trains to get on board of the Jungfrau railway und 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 6: Glacier Express to St. Moritz
Depart Interlaken by train to Brig where you will join the Glacier Express for a thrilling ride in the panoramic carriage to St. Moritz, taking in some of the most dramatic scenery Switzerland has to offer. The journey is narrated explaining the amazing engineering feat in overcoming extreme altitude variations by train. Overnight in St. Moritz.
Day 7: Excursion Bernina Express
Today you will ride on the Bernina Express over the Bernina Pass. Past mighty glaciers and over the highest point at 2253 ms down to the palm trees of the mountain village of Tirano (Italy). You have around 2h to visit the cathedral and experience some of the exceptional local cuisine on offer in the many cafés and restaurants before starting your return journey. Overnight in St. Moritz.
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 – Montreux – Interlaken – St. Moritz – Tirano (IT) – St. Moritz - border/airport
- 2 nights with breakfast in Montreux
- 3 nights with breakfast in Interlaken
- 2 nights with breakfast in St. Moritz
- Excursions Jungfraujoch and Bernina Express (non guided) incl. return tickets
- Seat reservation at the GoldenPass Line, Glacier and Bernina Express
Possibility to add additional nights at any of the resorts
Price per person in double room:
$ 1490 in 3* hotel
$ 1829 in 4* hotel
Price in single room available on request
Validity: 09.05.2013 – 21.10.2013