In The Footsteps of James Bond
Locarno – Bern – Murren
A perfect combination of nature and culture. This tour takes you from the Southern part of Switzerland, where gardens and vine-covered slopes decorate the landscapes to the Swiss Capital of Berne. A gem of an Old Town that will impress you with its cultural and hype scene. This unique itinerary will also give you the opportunity to know some of the spots where the “007 On Her Majestic’s Secret Service” movie of James Bond was filmed. An amazing experience that you cannot miss!
Tour Program (8 Days / 7 Nights)
Valid: Jan 06 – Sep 30, 2023
Our vacation packages in Switzerland begin with an arrival in Locarno. Located on a river delta formed by the River Maggia before flowing into Lake Maggiore, Locarno enjoys an exceptional climate in which hydrangeas, magnolias and camellias blossom as early as in March. Overnight in Locarno.
Today you will take the Postbus to 'Diga Verzasca', a 20‐minute ride from the station in Locarno. Here you will find the Verzasca Dam, where you can stand and look down to the valley floor, just as Bond did in the
eighteenth 007 film, "GoldenEye". Overnight in Locarno.
Today's journey takes you from Bellinzona to Bern, via Andermatt and Brig. This trip passes close to the Furka Pass, where Bond famously drove at high speed in the third 007 movie, 'Goldfinger'. Overnight in Bern.
The Swiss capital, Bern, a UNESCO World Heritage site featured in the early part of the sixth 007 movie, 'On Her Majesty's Secret Service'. Discover the history of the stunning Swiss Capital on a 2‐hour guided tour of the old town. Overnight in Bern.
Take the train from Bern to Thun, on the shores of the lake. From here, take a cruise to Interlaken, Lauterbrunnen and onwards via Stechelberg to Murren - a charming village with magnificent views and no traffic noise. Dinner this evening is included at the hotel. Overnight in Murren.
Today, you will visit different spots where many scenes from the film were shot in Lauterbrunnen and Grindelwald. Overnight in Murren.
Early ride on the cable car to Piz Gloria, Blofeld's lair in the movie. Your James Bond breakfast comes with a glass of Bollinger champagne, Bond's favourite. A tour of Bond World provides interactive experience for all Bond fans. Overnight in Murren.
Return to Swiss border or individual onward journey.
Itinerary bookable in reverse.
Open Jaw is possible (i.e. starting in Murren and ending in Locarno or v.v.)
Extension nights possible
Combinable with other arrangements (pre‐post tour extension)
Prices per Person in CHF
|Double 3*||Single 3*||Double 4*||Single 4*|
|Jan 06 – Apr 30, 2023||1,886||2,500||2,386||3,544|
|May 01 – Sep 30, 2023||1,930||2,640||2,472||3,643|
Triple Rates on request!
Supplements per person in CHF
|Upgrading to 1st class rail||210|
Our Price Includes
- Rail ticket in 2nd class for rail travel per itinerary
- 2 overnights each in Locarno and Bern, quality hotels, standard rooms with private facilities and breakfast
- 3 overnights in Murren, quality hotel, standard room with private facilities and breakfast
- 2 dinners at the hotel in Mürren
- Schilthorn mountain excursion with James Bond breakfast including champagne (self-guided)
- Lake Cruise to Interlaken
- Private Guided Walking Tour of Bern (2 hours)
- 50% discount on additional rail tickets (local transport) and some mountain excursions
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