Classical Switzerland

Zermatt – Gornergrat – Glacier Express – St. Moritz – Bernina Express
Zermatt – Gornergrat – Glacier Express – St. Moritz – Bernina Express
TOUR PROGRAMME – 6 DAYS / 5 NIGHT

Valid from 9th April – 14th October 2018
Spend the first day of your Switzerland trip in the famous swiss skiing village Zermatt at the foot of the Matterhorn where you will also stay overnight.
Board the popular Gornergrat Bahn, europes highest open- air cogwheel train, which will take you up to the Gornergrat at 9339 metres high. Continue onwards on the next day with the famous Glacier Express Train and enjoy one of the most raved over rail journeys in the world.
The Glacier Express travels through the picturesque swiss alps in an 8-hour journey to St. Moritz.
Upon your arrival in St. Moritz you will have a full day at leisure to spend in the exclusive mountain village.

On the 5th day you will board the Bernina Express and travel along the famous UNESCO World Heritage route. Enjoy an alpine adventure taking you from a landscape of towering glaciers to one of swaying palm trees, where you will spend the last night on your trip in the Italian part of Switzerland, in the city Lugano.
from CHF 1'042.–

Tour Programme

1st day: 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.

2nd day: Gornergrat Bahn

From Zermatt, the popular Gornergrat Bahn, Europe’s highest open-air cogwheel railway, takes you up to the Gornergrat 9339 m 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.

3rd day: Glacier Express

Board the Glacier Express and enjoy one of the greatest rail journeys in the world. An 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.

4th day: 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.

5th day: Bernina Express

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.

6th day: Lugano

Return to Swiss border or airport or continue your stay in Switzerland at your own request.
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Prices & Services

Prices per Person in CHF
Prices per Person in CHF
from CHF 1'042.–
Our Price Includes *
  • 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 each in Zermatt + St. Moritz, room with private facilities, breakfast
  • 1 night in Lugano, room with private facilities, 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: app. CHF 2–4 per person/night

Contact

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E-Mail info@railtoureurope.com

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