The basic package includes:
•A Swiss Card with eight transfers in Second Class
•Seven nights three star hotel accommodation in a double room sharing, including breakfast
Passengers will not be accompanied on this tour. Seat reservations are compulsory on all scenic trains, at an additional cost.
This tour is valid for travel between April to October.
Itineraries can be extended, booked in the reverse direction, and upgrades are possible.
Day 1: Travel from any Swiss Airport or border town to Lucerne
Day 2: Travel to Bellinzona either through the new Gotthard base tunnel or with the Gotthard Panorama Express. Change trains and continue your journey to Lugano
Day 3: Time at leisure in Lugano. Enjoy the Mediterranean atmosphere in the southern part of Switzerland. Stroll along the lakeside promenade or go up to Monte Bre or San Salvatore
Day 4: Departure by the famous Bernina Express (bus and train) to Tirano (Italy). From there by train over the Mount Bernina to St. Moritz. This exciting trip takes you through three cultures from palm trees across the regions of eternal snow to the valley of the young Rhine
Day 5: Day off for excursions. Suggestions include Davos, Chur, or Saentis
Day 6: Today you board the Glacier Express which is one of the great train journeys in the world. You travel from St.Moritz to Zermatt. A railway journey across 291 bridges, through 91 tunnels and across the Oberalp Pass at 2’033 metres in altitude. Travel in comfort through the unspoiled natural beauty of a landscape rich in ancient, fragrant mountain forests, peaceful Alpine meadows, rushing mountain streams and mountain valleys, soaked in tradition and centuries-old culture
Day 7: Full day at leisure in Zermatt
Day 8: Travel from Zermatt to any Swiss Airport or border town.
1. Upgrade to First Class for rail
2. Upgrade to four star hotel accommodation
3. Package can be extended
4. Free rail travel for children under 16 with a Swiss Family Card, available upon request of your purchase. Children must be accompanied by parents.
5. Special hotel rates apply for children
6. Get a 50% discount on additional excursions purchased locally, upon presentation of the Swiss Card