On this tour you will experience the most beautiful panoramic routes in Switzerland. A total of eight different routes within 1'280 km. Along 11 lakes, 5 UNESCO World Heritage Sites and over 3 Alpine passes, this will be a real Switzerland experience and unforgettable.
This tour can also be booked in the opposite direction.
Rail journey in 2nd class from Zurich Airport via Lucerne to Interlaken. Overnight in Interlaken.
After breakfast a highlight of your visit to Switzerland awaits you. Enjoy a journey to the Jungfraujoch – Top of Europe. Overnight in Interlaken.
Train ride to Zweisimmen. Change to the GoldenPass Panoramic train (or optional GoldenPass Classic) for this memorable trip to Montreux on the shore of Lake Geneva. You find yourself among alpine forests, bubbling mountain springs and picturesque mountain villages.
Arrival in Lucerne by train 2nd class from the Swiss border or any Swiss airport. Overnight in Lucerne.
Rail journey over the Brünig Pass to Interlaken by the Luzern-Interlaken Express. On your journey you will pass 3 small lakes before reaching lake Brienz with its very distinctive colour due to its glacial waters. Time at your leasure for an optional excursion up to the Jungfraujoch – Top of Europe. Overnight in Interlaken.
From Interlaken take the train to Zweisimmen and change to the GoldenPass Panoramic train to Montreux.
Arrival in Chur by train 2nd class from the Swiss border or any Swiss airport. Overnight in Chur.
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 the high, towering glaciers of the mountains down to the swaying palms of Italy: the Bernina Express is the highest railway line across the Alps, linking the Northern and Southern Europe – and in the most spectacular way. Overnight in Lugano.
Train journey from Lugano to Lucerne.
Arrival in Interlaken by train 2nd class from the Swiss border or any Swiss airport. Overnight in Interlaken.
Today you travel from Interlaken via Brig through the Simplon tunnel to Domodossola (IT), then change trains to the famous Centovalli railway. This panoramic trip to Locarno leads through the Valle Vigezzo and through the magnificent landscape of the Centovalli Valley with deep gorges, countless bridges, tossing waterfalls, chestnut forests and vineyards. Overnight stay in Locarno.
Train journey from Locarno to Bellinzona and then to Lucerne. Experience the new Gotthard Base Tunnel; with 57 kilometres it is the longest train tunnel in the world.
Arrival in Lucerne by train 2nd class from the the Swiss border or any Swiss airport. Overnight in Lucerne.
Rail journey with the Voralpen-Express. Starting from the shores of Lake Lucerne the train takes you past the Mythen mountains and the glorious Rothenthurm moor plateau as it heads to Rapperswil. The train traverses the 99 metre high Sitter viaduct and the rolling landscape of “Toggenburg”. After a little over two hours your reach Eastern Switzerland’s urban centre of St. Gallen whose Abbey district is a UNESCO world heritage site. After reaching St.
Visitors have access to a high alpine wonderland of ice, snow and rock which they can admire from the viewing platforms on the Aletsch Glacier or in the Ice Palace. The railway journey to the Jungfraujoch is an experience that leads through the mountains Eiger and Mönch. From the intermediate stations Eismeer and Eigerwand visitors have stunning views of the impressive Eiger North Face.
The ride on the Glacier Express is a classic among the Swiss panoramic journeys. It will undoubtedly turn into an unforgettable experience – whatever the season.
At the end of the 30 km long Nikolaital, on the Italian border of the canton of Valais, lies Zermatt, the village at the foot of the Matterhorn, the most photographed mountain in the world.
Lucerne - the city, the lake, the mountains. Whatever you expect from a unique city, Lucerne will not disappoint you. Only the sight of the bridge of the Kappel with the Pilatus in the background will make you astonish.
In the panorama railcar passengers will be accompanied by a travel guide and will be entertained with special effects and additional information of the region, its many sights, mythology and mystique.
The train crosses impressive bridges, galleries and tunnels. On the summit you will have a superb panoramic view of the Matterhorn, Mont Blanc and other snow-capped peaks rising to above 4000 m. Did you know that the 3100 Kulmhotel Gornergrat is Europe’s highest altitude hotel?
Join a local for a 3 hours walking experience where they will tell you the most essential stories about Lucerne and show you the best sights.
Takes place: Mon – Sun at 9.30 am, 1.30 pm and 5 pm / Duration: 3 hours in E/F/G
Hotline +41 (0)31 378 01 01
Mon–Fri 9.00 am – 17.00 pm (CET)
My specialty: Bern
In Berne, my hometown, I particularly like the beautiful old town with its 6 km long arcades which invites you to stroll and to shop.