Lucerne – Interlaken – Jungfraujoch – Zermatt – Gornergrat – Glacier Express – St. Moritz

This 7 nights Glacier Express tour package lets you travel through Switzerland by train at a relaxed pace. You will be staying 2 nights each in Lucerne, Interlaken and Zermatt, and 1 night in St. Moritz. You will be traveling on the famous Glacier Express between St. Moritz and Zermatt. You will ascend the Gornergrat by cogwheel train for best views of the Matterhorn. In Interlaken you have the excursion up to Mt. Jungfrau (Top of Europe) included. This Glacier Express tour package includes all rail transportation, overnights in 3 or 4-star hotels with breakfast, seat reservations on Glacier Express and the cogwheel excursions to Mt. Jungfrau and Mt. Gornergrat. Runs all year except for a maintenance break at the beginning of winter.

Tour Program (8 Days / 7 Nights)

Valid: April 1 – Oct 13, 2019; Jan 4 – April 1, 2020

1st Day
Arrival in Lucerne by train 2nd class from the Swiss border or airport. A stunning setting, world-famous sights, exciting modern architecture, endowed museums and much more make Lucerne a thrilling city to visit. Overnight in Lucerne.

2nd Day
Day at leisure. We recommend an excursion to following mountain tops: Mount Pilatus – Golden Round Trip or Mount Rigi – Queen of the mountains or Mount Titlis – Titlis Rotair, Ice Flyer Chairlift, Glacier Park & Cave. Overnight in Lucerne.

3rd Day
The Glacier Express tour package continues with a rail journey over the Brünig Pass to Interlaken situated between the lakes of Thun and Brienz. Overnight in Interlaken.

4th Day
Excursion to the Jungfraujoch – Top of Europe. The Jungfrau Railway takes you up to the Jungfraujoch-at 3454 m/ 11'333 ft the highest railway station in Europe. Enjoy breathtaking views of the Aletsch Glacier, the longest glacier in the alps. Overnight in Interlaken.

5th Day
Enjoy Switzerland by train with a rail journey through the wonderful Bernese Oberland to the Valais, either via the Lötschberg base tunnel directly to Visp and further to Zermatt. Or by the RegioExpress Lötschberger – the train with big windows using the traditional scenic Lötschberg line to Brig and continue your journey to Zermatt, the famous resort at the foot of the Matterhorn. Overnight in Zermatt.

6th Day
The popular Gornergrat Bahn, Europe's highest open-air cogwheel railway, takes you up to the Gornergrat. On the Gornergrat viewing platform you are surrounded by 29 peaks rising to above 4000 m. Overnight in Zermatt.

7th Day
Board the Glacier Express and enjoy one of the greatest rail journeys in the world. An 8 hour rail journey takes you across 291 bridges, through 91 tunnels and across the Oberalp Pass at 2033 m to St. Moritz. Overnight in St. Moritz.

8th Day
Return to Swiss border or airport or continue your stay in Switzerland at your own request.

This tour can also be booked in the opposite direction.

Prices per Person in CHF

Double 3* Single 3* Double 4* Single 4*
Apr 1 – 23, 2019
Jan 4 – Apr 1, 2020
1,534 1,749 1867 2,084
Apr 23 – Oct 13, 2019 1,507 1,685 1,749 2,037

Supplements per person in CHF

Upgrading to 1st class rail 182
Lunch on board the Glacier Express 47
Excursion Mount Titlis 83
Excursion Mount Rigi 61
Excursion Mount Pilatus 57
Excursion Matterhorn Glacier Paradise 54
Meet the locals Lucerne 49
Meet the locals Interlaken 58

Our Price Includes

  • Swiss Transfer Ticket Combi: Swiss Premium Tour (7 transfers) incl. Junfraujoch + Gornergrat in 2nd class from/to Swiss border or airport.
  • Seat reservation Glacier Express.
  • 2 nights each in Lucerne, Interlaken, Zermatt, standard room, bath or shower/WC, breakfast.
  • 1 night in St. Moritz, standard room, bath or shower/WC, 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 7 per person/night.

Available Hotels

3-stars Hotels in Lucerne

Des Alpes, Ibis Styles, Waldstätterhof, Drei Könige

4-stars Hotels in Lucerne

Continental Park, Wilden Mann, Ameron Flora

3-stars Hotels in St. Moritz

Bären, Hauser, Soldanella, Laudinella

4-stars Hotels in St. Moritz

Steffani, Art Boutique Monopol, Reine Victoria

3-stars Hotels in Zermatt

Sarazena, Excelsior, Bristol, Butterfly

4-stars Hotels in Zermatt

Schlosshotel, Swiss Alpine Allalin, Simi, Pollux, Alpen Resort

3-stars Hotels in Interlaken

City Oberland, Beausite, Bernerhof, Weisses Kreuz, Du Lac

4-stars Hotels in Interlaken

Interlaken, Du Nord, Krebs, Metropole, Carlton Europe

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Swiss Premium Tour

April until April
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Double: CHF 1,507
Single: CHF 1,685