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At a glance
Discover beauty in mountains and lakes while in the seat of a train. Even if sitting down is not for you, there is many means of transport that can still take you to the best views in Switzerland.
Trip Highlights
Start Destination
UK
End Destination
UK
  • Zytglogge – Bern’s astronomical clock tower has also been
       used as a prison and a guard tower in the past. 
  • CERN – Want to learn more about how the Large Hadron
    Collider works? Take a free tour of CERN and brush up on your
    particle physics.
  • Titlis Rotair – The world’s first rotating cable car will provide
    360 degree views as you climb to the top of Mount Titlis.

 

 

What's included

• 3* accommodation including buffet breakfast
• Dinner in Zermatt
• Excursions and Mount Titlis cable car ticket
• Boat ride on Lake Zurich
• Overseas airport return transfers
• Return flights from UK

Itinerary
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Day 1
UK - Zurich

Arrival in Zurich and transfer to your hotel.

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Day 2
Zurich

In the morning enjoy a sightseeing tour of Zurich and its main monuments: take in the fabulous views of the Alps and Lake Zurich from the Höhenstrasse. You can stop briefly in Rapperswil, the quaint city of roses. On your way back to Zurich, enjoy a lovely cruise on Lake Zurich (no guide). Arrive at Zürich-Bürkliplatz and make your own way back to the hotel.

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Day 3
Zurich - Lucerne - Mount Titlis - Interlaken

Depart this morning for Lucerne and enjoy a short sightseeing tour and free time to explore Lucerne on your own. At noon, continue to Engelberg where you can take the rotating Rotair cable car to the top of Mount Titlis and its spectacular glacier. From an elevation of 3.020 m, visitors enjoy breathtaking views of the Central Alps. In the afternoon you visit the lakeside town of Brienz and see the talented woodcarving artisans. Continue to Interlaken, at the foot of Mount Jungfrau.

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Day 4
Interlaken - Bern - Gruyères - Geneva

From Interlaken, drive along Lake Thun to Bern, located on the Aare River, overlooking the Alps. Visit the city before you continue to Gruyeres, a picturesque village with an impressive medieval castle.

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Day 5
Geneva - Montreux - Zermat

Today you will enjoy a sightseeing tour of Geneva. Visit the beautiful parks along the lake, the cathedral and the European headquarters of the UN. Then, travel to Lausanne and Montreux with its magnificent Chillon Castle, before enjoying some free time to visit Montreux. In the afternoon you can explore the Rodano river valley as far as Täsch. From here you continue by narrow gauge train to Zermatt, nestled at the foot of mighty Mount Matterhorn.

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Day 6
Zermatt - Nufenen Pass - Zurich

In the morning you are free to explore Zermatt at your leisure or undertake an optional excursion to the top of Mount Gornergrat (not included). In the afternoon you return to Täsch where you board the bus for a spectacular drive over the high Nufenen mountain pass to Airolo. Return to Zurich.

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Day 7
Zurich - UK

Transfer to the airport for your onward flights home.

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