On this impressive and unforgettable train journey you will experience Switzerland at first hand. And of course, the panoramic journey with the Glacier Express from Zermatt to St. Moritz is also part of it.
Lucerne is the perfect city with an impressive combination of water, mountains and city and with its home mountain, Mount Pilatus behind it. But of course that is not all. An excursion to Mount Pilatus or to Mount Rigi, the queen of the mountains or to Mount Titlis should not be missed.
Interlaken is the gateway to the three mighty mountains: Eiger, Mönch and Jungfrau and nestled between lake Thun and lake Brienz. Another highlight awaits you! Jungfraujoch - Top of Europe, surrounded by glaciers and a viewing platform with a breathtaking panorama.
Zermatt, the car-free village at the foot of the Matterhorn awaits you with an unforgettable excursion to the Gornergrat. The panorama is sensational and allows you a view of the second largest glacier of the Alps, the Gorner Glacier, and everything is within reach.
St. Moritz enchants with its elegance and discreet luxury and is a popular holiday resort for numerous celebrities and artists.
On the way to Lucerne we recommend a stop at Arth-Goldau. There you take the cogwheel railway up to Mount Rigi. Or you take the boat from Lucerne to Weggis and board the aerial cableway. The «Queen of the Mountains» offers 100 kilometers of hiking trails with a stunning panorama. On Europe's first cogwheel train you will get back to Vitznau where you can take a boat back to Lucerne. » When: 19.4.-2.11. + 15.11.2020-1.4.2021. Duration: half day.
Enjoy a boat trip on lake Lucerne and a stunning view of the surrounding mountains. In Alpnachstad you will board the steepest cogwheel railway in the world to reach the summit. Then take the aerial cableway and the panoramic gondolas back to Kriens where you board the bus to go back to Lucerne. » When: daily, from mid-May to mid-October 2020 from/to Lucerne. Duration: 4 hours.
Europe's highest railway station is located at 3454 m. The train ride up the Jungfraujoch is an experience that takes you through the Eiger and Mönch mountains. From the middle stations Eismeer and Eigerwand you have a breathtaking view of the impressive north face of the Eiger. » When: 1.4.20-.1.4.21 from/to Interlaken, Grindelwald, Wengen. Duration: 4 hours.
From Zermatt Europe's highest open-air cogwheel railway takes you up to the Gornergrat. 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. » When: 1.4.20-1.4.21 according to timtable. Duration: half day.
The most pleasant and impressive variant of a trip between Zermatt and St. Moritz. A first class train ticket is required. » Included in the price: Window seat, tour guide, welcome drink, premium lunch incl. wine, tea time with canapés, soft drinks etc. When: 1.1.-11.10.2020 + 13.12.2020-1.4.2021 on GEX 902 from Zermatt to St. Moritz and on GEX 903 from St. Moritz to Zermatt. Duration: 8h.
All guests staying in a hotel in Lucerne receive a free Lucerne visitor card from their hotel. The ticket entitles the holder to travel free of charge by bus and train within zone 10 of the Passepartout fare network in 2nd class. It is valid on the day of arrival, during the entire stay and on the day of departure. » When: daily.
From your first overnight in a hotel in Interlaken you will receive a guest card. This card allows you to benefit from many advantages and discounts in the entire region. Take advantage of free public transport or a discounted ride on the mountain railway to one of the impressive mountain peaks and enjoy the breathtaking view. With the guest card you can experience a wide range of unforgettable activities and special offers. » When: daily.
From 2 nights on, our hotels in St. Moritz offer you free rides on all 13 Upper Engadine mountain railways, such as: the funicular Chantarella, the cable cars Corviglia, Piz Nair, the cable car Diavolezza, the chair lifts Suvretta and Signal. The shuttle trip there and back by Engadin bus, post bus and the Rhaetian Railway is also included. Valid 1.5.-31.10.
From Lucerne the train takes you to the mountain monastery village Engelberg where you board the Titlis Xpress to Stand. From there the world's first revolving cable car Titlis Rotair takes you up to Mount Titlis. Visit the glacier cave, ride the Ice Flyer chairlift or get your thrills on the Titlis Cliff Walk. » When: 1.1.-1.11. + 14.11.-31.12.2020. Duration: half day.
The journey on the Glacier Express will also be a culinary highlight. Enjoy a cultivated 3-course lunch or dinner from the on-board fresh kitchen. Reservation is highly recommended. » When: 1.4.-11.10.2020 + 13.12.2020-1.4.2021 on board of every Glacier Express train.
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