Highlights of Switzerland
Interlaken – Lucerne – Pilatus – Gotthard – Lugano – Zurich
This 7 night package includes the first or the last night in Zurich. The choice is yours depending on your arrival and departure information. And then you stay 2 nights in Lucerne, Interlaken and Lugano. While in Lucerne you head up to Mt. Pilatus; from spring to fall with the boat, cogwheel and cable car and in winter via cable car both ways. Starts and ends at any airport or city in Switzerland. Package includes all rail transportation, overnights in 3 or 4-star hotels with breakfast, and mountain excursions to Mt. Pilatus and Jungfrau. Runs all year around.
Tour Program (8 Days / 7 Nights)
Valid: April 1 – March 28, 2018
Arrival in Interlaken by train 2nd class from the Swiss border or any Swiss airport. Overnight in Interlaken.
Day at leisure. Take the opportunity and book an optional excursion to the Jungfraujoch – Top of Europe – at 3454 m/11'333 ft the highest railway in Europe. We can recommend another breath-taking excursion to Schilthorn / Piz Gloria (3000 m/10'000 ft) with its unique revolving panorama restaurant and its thrilling James Bond 007 history. Overnight in Interlaken.
Rail trip by Brünig Express from Interlaken to Lucerne. Overnight in Lucerne.
Today you take a lake Lucerne cruise from Lucerne to Alpnachstad, then up to the Pilatus Kulm 2132/7000 ft by the steepest cogwheel railway in the world (from app. mid April/May to November, during winter you take the bus from Lucerne to Kriens and further with a panoramic gondola from Kriens to Pilatus). Time at leisure. Overnight in Lucerne.
Train journey from Lucerne to Lugano. Experience the new Gotthard Base Tunnel – with its 57 kilometres it is the longest train tunnel in the world. It takes only 17 minutes to travel this fast flat-track route under the Alpine massif in the heart of Europe. Overnight in Lugano.
Day at leisure. A big variety of attractive excursion opportunities are waiting for you such as e.g. Swissminiatur in Melide. Overnight in Lugano.
Take the train to Zürich. Day at leisure. Downtown Switzerland offers a range of things to do i.e. excellent shopping or just relax at the beautiful lakeside. Overnight in Zürich.
Return to Swiss border or continue your stay in Switzerland at your own request.
Prices per Person in CHF
|Double 3*||Single 3*||Double 4*||Single 4*|
Apr 1 – May 1, 2017
Oct 1, 2017 – Mar 28, 2018
|May 1 – Oct 1, 2017||1,161||1,457||1,521||1,970|
Supplements per person in CHF
|Upgrading to 1st class rail||119|
Our Price Includes
- Swiss Transfer Ticket Combi: Highlights of Switzerland (6 transfers) incl. excursion Pilatus in 2nd class from/to Swiss border or airport.
- 2 nights each in Interlaken, Lucerne + Lugano. Room with private facilities, breakfast.
- 1 night in Zurich. Room with private facilities, breakfast.
- Any additional tickets for optional excursions to travel by rail, boat, postal-coaches and cable cars can be purchased at 25 – 50% of the regular fares.
- Some hotels may charge a local city tax on spot: app. CHF 2 to 4 per person/night.
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