Pre-/Post Cruise tour Italy - Switzerland

Rome – Venice – Milan – Zermatt – Lake Geneva
Rome – Venice – Milan – Zermatt – Lake Geneva
Combine the top three cities in Italy with an exceptional trip through Switzerland before or after your Rhine River cruise.
Starting your 9- day journey in Rome – explore «the Eternal City». Colosseum, Vatican and the Roman Forum, everywhere the eyes are pampered with history and art. Next stop will be in Venice – the city for lovers with romantic streets, hidden squares and idyllic canals offers to this city a unique atmosphere. Travel by train to Milan, the fashion capitol of Italy, before you head to Zermatt. Enjoy the fantastic alpine scenery with the world most famous mountain, the Matterhorn. Then spend a day at picturesque Lake Geneva, before you board your boat in Basel on time for the Rhine River cruise.
from CHF 1'261.–

Tour Programme

1st day: Arrive in Rome

Arrive in Rome by flight and transfer to your hotel. Overnight in Rome.

2nd day: Explore «the Eternal City»

Vatican, Roman Forum, the Trevi Fountain, everywhere the eyes are pampered with history and art. Speaking of pampering: Browse through the lively markets and enjoy an aperitif in Trastevere. Overnight in Rome.

3rd day: Depart Rome

Transfer from your hotel to the railway station. Depart Rome by high speed train to Venice. Overnight in Venice.

4th day: Venice – the city for lovers

Romantic streets, hidden squares, small islands and idyllic canals give this city a unique atmosphere. Overnight in Venice.

5th day: Depart Venice by train to Milan

Transfer by Vaporetto from the nearest station of your hotel to the railway station. Depart Venice by train to Milan, which is well known for shopping and cultural highlights such as the Cathedral or Leonardo Da Vinci's world-famous painting The Last Supper. Overnight in Milan.

6th day: Depart Milan by train to Switzerland

Depart Milan by train to Zermatt via Brig. Overnight in Zermatt.

7th day: Zermatt / Gornergratbahn

From Zermatt, 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 4'000 m. Overnight in Zermatt.

8th day: Depart Zermatt by train

Depart Zermatt by train for a short ride to picturesque Montreux on Lake Geneva. With your Swiss Travel Pass you are free to visit the famous Olympic Museum and even the new Chaplin’s World in Vevey. Overnight in Montreux.

9th day: Depart Montreux by train to Basel

Depart Montreux by train to Basel where you can board the boat on time for the Rhine River Cruise.

This tour can also be booked in the opposite direction.
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Highlights & Activities

Highlights
  • Italy’s Top Cities Rome, Venice, Milan
  • Zermatt; world famous resort
  • Montreux on the shore of Lake Geneva
  • Swiss Panoramic Train: Gornergrat Mountain Excursion
Optional Activities
  • Boat trip on Lake Geneva
  • Visit of Olympic Museum in Lausanne
  • Vineyards of Lavaux UNESCO World Heritage
  • Dining Experience in Zermatt

Prices & Services

Prices per Person in CHF
Prices per Person in CHF
from CHF 1'424.–
Our Price Includes *
  • Train ticket incl. seat reservation Rome–Venice–Milan–Swiss border in 2nd class
  • Transfers Airport–Hotel–Railway Station as discribed
  • Swiss Travel Pass 4 days in 2nd class
  • Excursion to Gornergrat Zermatt
  • 2 nights each in Rome, Venice, Zermatt, incl. breakfast, based on double room
  • 1 night each in Milan + Montreux incl. breakfast, based on double room
  • Seat reservations in all trains
  • Free Entrance to Chaplin’s World or Olympic Museum

Contact

Kontakt

Your Travel Consultant

Nathalie Schaller

Hotline +41 (0)31 378 00 08
E-Mail info@railtoureurope.com

Mon–Fri 9.00 am – 17.00 pm (CET)
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