Gotthard Base Tunnel – Bernina Express – Matterhorn Glacier Paradise – Glacier Express – Golden Pass Line – Jungfraujoch
TOUR PROGRAMME – 11 DAYS / 10 NIGHTS
Valid from 1st April 2019 – 13th October 2019
Switzerland has it all and it`s all yours. In this 11 day tour you will be overhelmed by the beauty of the landscape around you.
You will travel from Lucerne to the Ticino – the Italian speaking, southern part of Switzerland. From there you will board the Glacier Expres, with which you will cross 291 bridges, go through 91 tunnels and lastly arrive in Zermatt – a quaint alpine Resort at the foot of the famous Matterhorn.
Train journey from Lucerne to Lugano. Experience the new Gotthard Base Tunnel - with its 57 kilometres it is the longest train tunnel in the world. It takes only 17 minutes to travel this fast flat-track route under the Alpine massif in the heart of Europe. Continue from Bellinzona to Lugano. Overnight in Lugano.
The Bernina Express of the Rhaetian Railway takes you along the UNESCO World Heritage route. Enjoy an Alpine switchback ride, taking you from a land of swaying palms to one of towering glaciers. Overnight in St. Moritz.
Board the Glacier Express and enjoy one of the greatest rail journeys in the world. This rail journey takes you across 291 bridges, through 91 tunnels and across the Oberalp Pass at 2033 m. Overnight in Zermatt.
An incomparable experience awaits you today: The Zermatt Bergbahnen AG takes you up to the highest cable car station in Europe on 12’739 ft. The 360° panorama is unique and do not miss their new highlights: Snow-Tubing, Cinema Lounge, Glacier palace, Peak Shop, Viewing platform.Overnight in Zermatt.
The journey to the Jungfraujoch – Top of Europe, at 3454 metres Europe’s highest altitude railway station, is a highlight of your visit to Switzerland. It offers visitors a high-Alpine wonderworld of ice, snow and rock, which can be marvelled at from vantage terraces, the Aletsch Glacier or in the Ice Palace. Overnight in Interlaken.
railtour suisse is the largest rail tour operator in Switzerland. For the past 45 years we have placed our experience and expertise at the service of the leisure traveller. Being a European travel specialists, we take pride and pleasure in organizing holidays and travel for foreign guests wishing to visit Europe. Whether standard or made-to-measure packages, for individuals or groups, we can offer a wide selection of services and arrangements in Europe. These include hotels, transfers, city sightseeing tours, special trains (Glacier Express, Bernina Express, Golden Pass Line, etc.), mountain excursions, outdoor activities and more.