Alpine Majestic Switzerland
St. Moritz, Glacier Express, Zermatt, Gornergrat, Interlaken, Jungfraujoch, Luzern, Titlis, Zurich
8 Nights / 9 Days Tour Programme
|Day 01||Zurich - St. Moritz
On arrival in Zürich proceed to the train station. Enjoy the journey to St. Moritz (approx. 3.5 hrs, change trains in Zürich-HB and Chur), one of the most renowned holiday resorts in the world. Chic, elegant and exclusive with a pronouncedly cosmopolitan ambiance, it is situated at 1’856 m (5’624 ft) above sea level, which is in the middle of the lake-dotted landscape of the Upper Engadine. The “dry, sparkling champagne climate” has become legendary and the famous sun shines an average 322 days a year. Overnight stay at St. Moritz.
|Day 02||St. Moritz - Glacier Express - Zermatt
After an early breakfast, you travel from St. Moritz to Zermatt by Glacier Express. A 7 ½ hour journey is lying ahead of you with 219 bridges, 91 tunnels an0d the Oberalp Pass at 2’033 m (6’607 ft). Enjoy a panoramic trip through the Alps in the heart of Switzerland. We suggest that you book a table in the dining car. You arrive in Zermatt in the early evening. This car-free resort is situated at the foot of the majestic Matterhorn. Overnight stay at Zermatt.
|Day 03||Zermatt - Gornergrat
Today discover a stunning natural paradise The Gornergrat train takes you from Zermatt to the top of the 3’089 m (11’333 ft) Gornergrat. The journey goes through aromatic stone pine and larch forests and across alpine meadows. Experience 29 four-thousand-meter-high mountains covered with snow and ice. In the afternoon you return to the hotel. Overnight stay at Zermatt.
|Day 04||Zermatt - Interlaken
After breakfast, travel to Interlaken by train (approx. 2 hrs 15 minutes). Experience crystal clear lakes, sparkling streams and fantastic falls, caressed by the sunbeams. The towering trio of Eiger, Mönch and Jungfrau stands sentinel over a world of eternal snow. After having checked in at your hotel, the rest of the day is free to explore Interlaken on your own. Overnight stay at Interlaken.
|Day 05||Interlaken - Jungfraujoch - Top of Europe
After breakfast, you board the train to Kleine Scheidegg via Lauterbrunnen (approx. 1.5 hrs). The famous Jungfrau railway takes you to the highest station in Europe (approx. 1 hrs). A day of fun and excitement is awaiting you in the captivating snow peaks of Jungfraujoch - Top of Europe (3’454 m/11’333 ft). Visit the Ice Cave with its ice formations or else explore the snow on the glacier. You find a range of international restaurants on the Jungfraujoch. Return to Interlaken by train with an optional stopover in Grindelwald (approx. 2.5 hrs). Overnight stay at Interlaken.
|Day 06||Interlaken - Luzern (Lucerne)
After breakfast, the morning is free to explore Interlaken on your own. In the afternoon, proceed to Luzern by panoramic train over the Brünig Pass (approx. 2 hrs). Overnight stay at Luzern.
|Day 07||Luzern - Mount Titlis
Today, travel by train to Engelberg (approx. 1 hrs), which is just an hour away. Experience the world’s first revolving cable car that takes you to the top of Switzerland’s highest vantage point with a breathtaking 360 degree view (approx. 45 mins). Spend some time in the snow with your snow disc. In the evening you return to Luzern (approx. 2 hrs). Overnight stay at Luzern.
|Day 08||Luzern - Zürich/Geneva
Today you are free to discover Luzern on your own. Visit the 700 years-old wooden Chapel Bridge, the Lion Monument and the shopping malls. In the afternoon proceed to Zürich by train (approx. 1 hrs). Overnight stay at Zürich/Geneva.
|Day 09||Zürich/Geneva - Depart for the onward journey
After breakfast, you either proceed to the airport for your onward flight or else continue your stay in Switzerland.
Prices per person in CHFValid from 01st April 2014 - 31st mar 2015
|Upgradation to 1st Class Train Travel - CHF 135.00 per adult|
|St Mortiz||Laudinella, Baren, Soldanella, Hauser||Hotel Crystal, Monopol Grischuna, Steffani|
|Zermatt||BW Butterfly, Sarazena, Bristol, Excelsior||Mirabeau Alpine Residence, Alpine Hotel, Allalin, Alpen Resort, Simi, Walliserhof, La Ginabelle, Pollux, Parkhotel Beau Site, Schlosshotel Tenne|
|Interlaken||Splendid, City Hotel Oberland, Carlton-Europe, Merkur, Weisses Kreuz, Beau Site, Bernerhof Goldey||Krebs, Du Lac, Interlaken, Royal St. Georges, Metropole, Du Nord|
|Lucerne||Waldstätterhof, Drei Könige, Magic Hotel (breakfast at htl Krone about 80 m away), Des Alpes, IBIS Styles, De La Paix, Le Stelle||Radisson Blu, Art Deco Hotel Montana,Flora, Cascada|
|Zurich||Montana, Comfort Inn Royal, Rütli||Swissotel, Central Plaza, Engimatt, Glockenhof|
Our Price Includes
|1 overnight stay at St. Moritz with breakfast.|
|2 overnight stays at Zermatt with breakfast.|
|2 overnight stays at Interlaken with breakfast.|
|2 overnight stays at Luzern with breakfast.|
|1 overnight stay at Zürich/Geneva with breakfast.|
|Excursions to Gornergrat, Jungfraujoch and Mount Titlis, Glacier Express St. Moritz-Zermatt.|
|Swiss rail travel in 2nd class as per the given tour program.|
Price does not include
|Meals other than those indicated above, drinks, tips, laundry, telephone calls & expenses of personal nature.|
|Airfare, airport tax, visa, travel and health insurance.|
|Local Transfers from Airport/Railway Station to Hotel and Exucursion Sites or vice-versa at places mentioned above.|
Enjoy an evening cruise on Lake Brienz
|Meet the World Dinner Cruise|
|Swiss Barberque Cruise|
|Halal Barberque Cruise|
|The Tour Cost is subject to change without prior notice.|
|Hotels Subject to Availability at the time of making Reservation|