Bergün – Zermatt – Grindelwald – Sarnen

Unique small group tour - limited to 10 participants

Embark on this unforgettable private journey through Switzerland's most breathtaking landscapes with photographer Kathrin Federer. This once-in-a-lifetime adventure presents new opportunities at every turn to capture the unparalleled beauty of the Swiss Alps.

This trip is designed for those looking to combine their love of photography with the thrill of travel. Under Kathrin's guidance, you will not only experience Switzerland's highlights through the eyes of a local but also learn how to immortalize them through your lens and get learn photo editing tricks.

From charming and exclusive stays to the comfort of private transfers, every detail of this trip is crafted to offer you a memorable Switzerland experience. You will be enjoying a comfortable and relaxed journey full of beautiful sights, wonderful photos, and time to enjoy and explore.

Tour Highlights

  • Landwasser viaduct, a masterpiece of railway engineering
  • Zermatt, home to the Matterhorn
  • Enjoy the magnificent views from the Gornergrat
  • Impressive waterfalls up close in the Lauterbrunnen valley, Giessbach and at Oeschinensee
  • Crystal clear mountain lake Oeschinensee
  • Unique Boutique Hotels
  • With the open-air CabriO Cableway up to Stanserhorn

Tour Program (7 Days / 6 Nights)

Individual arrival to Zurich.

Meet up in Zürich. Drive to Landwasser Viaduct (2h). Photo stops and exploration of the viaduct. Possible leisure hike along the railway tracks for more photo opportunities (various viaducts and tunnels in this area). Dinner at the hotel.

Overnight at Kurhaus Bergün.

Private transfer to Täsch (approx. 5 hours) and then by train to Zermatt. Free time to explore the car-free village or possible trip to the Klein Matterhorn Glacier Paradise, the highest glacier palace in the world! Option for dinner together in a Restaurant of your choice.

Overnight in Zermatt at Boutique Hotel Matthiol.

Trip to Gornergrat with the traditional cogwheel train to attractions such as “Meet the Sheep” or “Zoom the Matterhorn”. Possible hike down to the various small lakes, including the Stellisee, in which the Matterhorn is reflected – a classic photo opportunity. Back to Zermatt free time to enjoy relaxation in the Hotel Spa or taking a quick photo editing workshop with us.

Overnight in Zermatt at Boutique Hotel Matthiol.

Private transfer to Kandersteg (1.5 hours). Excursion to Oeschinensee, 2.5-3 hours (30 min. walk each from the mountain station to get to the lake and back). Private transfer to the Lauterbrunnen valley (1h) with its stunning waterfalls and lots of photo opportunities. Transfer to Grindelwald. Dinner at leisure.

Overnight in Grindelwald at Hotel Eiger Lodge.

Possible excursion to Mt. Jungfrau including ride on the new Eiger Express gondola. Time at leisure on top to explore the glacier world (photo trail available). Other options: Excursion by postal bus to the stunning, peaceful Rosenlaui valley with the impressive Rosenlaui glacier canyon. Or excursion to Schynige Platte. Dinner at leisure.

Overnight in Grindelwald at Hotel Eiger Lodge.

Drive along Lake Brienz, possible visit to the Giessbach waterfalls with the historic Grandhotel Giessbach or excursion to Brienzer Rothorn. Scenic transfer over the Brünig pass and past lakes Lungern and Sarnen, with possible photo stops along the way. Dinner at the hotel.

Overnight at the Art Nouveau Hotel Paxmontana.

Short transfer to Stans (15 mins). Excursion to Stanserhorn with the open-air deck Cabrio cable car. Enjoy the panoramic views onto the surrounding mountains and Lake Lucerne. After the descent transfer to Zurich (around 1 hour).

Time to say Goodbye.

Our Package Price Includes

Daily accommodation at charming, typical hotels:
Bergün - Hotel Kurhaus Bergün
Zermatt - Hotel Matthiol
Grindelwald - Eiger Lodge
Sarnen Area - Hotel Paxmontana
Meals: Daily breakfast buffet at hotels,  3-course half-board dinner at Kurhaus Bergün,  3-course half-board dinner at Hotel Paxmontana
Mountain excursion tickets: Gornergrat, Oeschinensee, Stanserhorn
Private transfers with driver in 16-seater Midibus, including possible stops along the way
Rail ticket Täsch-Zermatt in 2nd class
Two private hosts Kathrin Federer and Celeste Guidice
Tips and Tricks in Photo Editing
from your hosts

Our Package Does NOT Include

  • Airline ticket / Visa / Immunizations
  • Lunch, dinner (if not listed)
  • Personal expenses
  • Gratuities
  • Mountain excursions not listed under included services
  • Travel insurance (recommended)
  • Beverages with half-board dinners

Reserve Tour

Book this exclusive Photography tour with Kathrin Federer here.

Swiss Alps Photography Tour

September 1 - 7, 2025


USD $3,490.00 per person in Double room

USD $3,990.00 per person in Single room

Early Bird USD $200 discount (with full payment by Oct 31st)

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