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Classical Switzerland  
Swiss Rail Package

2017 prices are in Australian Dollars and are subject to currency fluctuation.

Duration: 6 Days / 5 Nights

Destination: Zermatt » Gornergrat Excursion » St. Moritz
» Bernina Express » Lugano

Experience the best Switzerland has to offer with this 6-day tour visiting unique locations all around the country including rail journey on the Glacier Express.


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Itinerary

Day 1 | Zermatt
Arrival in Zermatt by train 1st-class from the Swiss border or airport. Enjoy Zermatt, the famous car-free Alpine resort at the foot of the Matterhorn. Overnight in Zermatt.

Day 2 | Excursion to the Gornergrat
From Zermatt, the popular Gornergrat Bahn, Europe’s highest open-air cogwheel railway, takes you up to the Gornergrat 9.339 km away. The train crosses impressive bridges, galleries and tunnels. On the Gornergrat viewing platform you are surrounded by 29 peaks rising to above 4000 m. Overnight in Zermatt. (B)

Day 3 | Zermatt to St Moritz
Board the Glacier Express and enjoy one of the greatest rail journeys in the world. A 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. (B)

Day 4 | St. Moritz
Day at leisure in St. Moritz. Chic, elegant and exclusive with a cosmopolitan ambiance, it is located at 1,856 metres above sea level in the middle of the Upper Engadin lake landscape. The dry, sparkling “champagne climate” is legendary and the celebrated St. Moritz sun shines for an average of 322 days a year. Overnight in St. Moritz. (B)

Day 5 | St. Moritz to Lugano
Today you travel with the Bernina Express of the Rhaetian Railway along the UNESCO World Heritage route. Enjoy an Alpine switchback ride, taking you from a land of towering glaciers to one of swaying palms. Overnight in Lugano. (B)

Day 6 | Depart Lugano
Return to Swiss border or international airport or rail station or continue your stay in Switzerland by own arrangements. (B)


 

Price includes:

  • Swiss Card Classical Switzerland (4 transfers)
    in 1st-class from/to Swiss border or airport
    including excursion to Gornergrat
  • Seat reservation for the Glacier Express
    and the Bernina Express (train + coach)
  • 2 nights in Zermatt,
    2 nights in St. Moritz,
    1 night in Lugano
    in a room with private facilities & breakfast daily
  • Any additional tickets for excursions to travel by rail, boat, postal-coach and cable cars can be purchased at 25–50% off the regular fares
  • Service charges, taxes and VAT

Please Note:

  • A one-way only seat reservation per person aboard the Glacier Express train is included in this package.

Does not include:

  • Train seat reservations

Trip Map:

Classical Switzerland

Dates and Rates

Prices are starting from, per person.

Classical Switzerland
Prices from:
3 Star Hotel 4 Star Hotel
Twin Single Twin Single
10 Apr - 12 may 2017 1671 1807 2016 2225
13 May - 22 Oct 2017 1711 1847 2056 2265
Additional Nights: 10 Apr - 22 Oct 2017
Zermatt 152 167 200 235
St. Moritz 172 200 247 276
Lugano 149 200 248 331
For the hotel listing for the above package click here
Child and Senior rates on application.
Excludes Christmas and New Year periods.
Prices are per person in Australian Dollars and are subject to currency fluctuation. Itinerary available in reverse - contact our office for details. This package is not to be used in conjunction with any other offer


 
 
 
 
 
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