Switzerland, the all-year-round holiday paradise that never ceases to fascinate. The fantastic, ever changing scenery, from snowcapped mountainpeaks and glaciers to lush green valleys or from wild sparkling rivers to palm-lined lakes or the contrast between small idyllic villages and bustling city centers is something that captures the heart of every traveller.
Day 1 : Zermatt
Arrival in Zermatt by train 2nd 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 : Zermatt
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.
Day 3 : St. Moritz
Board the Glacier Express and enjoy one of the greatest rail journeys in the world. A 7½ 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.
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.
Day 5 : 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.
Day 6 : Return to Swiss Borber
Departure to Swiss border or airport or continue your stay in Switzerland at your own request.
Inclusions in tour are as follows:
Swiss Transfer Ticket Combi : Classical Switzerland ( 4 transfers ) in 2nd class from /to Swiss Border or airport.
Seat reservation Glacier Express, Bernina Express (train + coach).
Excursion to Gornergrat.
2 nights in Zermatt, room, bath or shower/WC, breakfast.
2 nights in St. Moritz, room, bath or shower/WC, breakfast.
1 night in Lugano, 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 : appx. CHF 2-4 per person / night.
Followings are not included in tour:
Meals other than those indicated above, drinks, tips, laundry, telephone calls & expenses of personal nature.
Airfare, airport tax, visa, travel and health insurance.
Local Transfers from Airport/Railway Station to Hotel and Exucursion Sites or vice-versa at places mentioned above.