7 Days: Best of Switzerland (Summer 2020)

7 Days: Best of Switzerland

Zurich | Lucerne | Schaffhausen | Bern | Montreux | Interlaken |Lausanne | Geneva | Zermatt
Description

This 7-day tour consists of a trip around some of the most scenic sites across Switzerland. We begin our journey in Zurich and end in Zermatt. Download the full itinerary for full details.

If interested, please email raj@premieregroup.com or call today at 416-216-0107 – Ext. 4107

Hotels

2 nts at Thessoni / B&B Zurich or similar in Zurich.
2 nts at Discovery / Roc et Neige or similar in Chateaux d’Oex.
2 nts Alpenhotel or similar in Tasch.

Meals
  • Enjoy a Continental breakfast Everyday
    Bread, Butter, Jam, Cereal, Milk, Tea, Coffee and Juice.
  • Enjoy Indian Dinners in Switzerland
    A Choice of Jain / Vegetarian / Non-Vegetarian Menus.
Itinerary
Day 1: ZURICH (D)

Welcome to Zurich. You will be transfered to your hotel (Check-in time is after 1500 hrs). Overnight in Zurich.

Day 2: MT TITLIS & LUCERNE (B, D)

Today, proceed on an excursion to Mt Titlis. Ride two different cable cars and be amazed as the scenery changes from green meadows, scenic lakes to snow clad mountains. The last leg of the ascent will be in the world’s first rotating cable car called the ‘Titlis Rotair’. At the Terrace on top of the Mt. Titlis summit station, weather permitting, you could take a stroll on the – The Cliff Walk. Next, we proceed for an orientation tour of Lucerne. See the Lion Monument, ‘Lowendenkmal’ carved in a limestone cliff to commemorate the bravery and loyalty of Swiss Guards. In the evening, you have free time to shop for Swiss army knives, chocolates, watches, souvenirs, etc. Overnight in Zurich.

Day 3: RHINE FALLS, BERN, BROC & MONTREUX (B, D)

Today, we drive to Schaffhausen to see the mighty Rhine Falls. Admire closely the thundering beauty of Europe’s most powerful waterfalls. The gushing water rushed over the cliff each second offers the visitors a stunning view of the cascading waterfalls. Next, we drive to Bern the Swiss Capital – the only Swiss city to be accorded World Heritage status. See the Clock Tower, the Parliament Building and Gothic Fountains. Later, drive to Broc and visit La Maison Cailler Chocolate Factory. Later, drive along Lake Genava and enjoy some free time at the stunning town on Montreux. Overnight in Chateaux d Oex.

Day 4: DAY FREE OR OPT FOR ‘JUNGFRAUJOCH & INTERLAKEN’, SWITZERLAND (B, D)

Today, the day is free OR we suggest an excursion Jungfraujoch and Interlaken. We drive to Interlaken, one of Switzerland’s best known health and pleasure resorts. Later, board the train to Jungfraujoch the highest altitude railway station in Europe at 11,333 ft. takes us along lovely lakes and mountain passes. On top of Jungfraujoch, experience the magic of the mountains at the Sphinx Terrace. See the breathtaking Jungfrau Peak and the awesome Aletsch Glacier. Also, visit the Ice Palace, where you see a beautiful display of sculptures made of ice, while being encased in ice yourself. Send a postcard to your friends and relatives from Europe’s highest altitude Post office with its own special postmark. Later we drive to Chateaux d’Oex.Overnight in Chateaux d’Oex.

Day 5: GSTAAD, GOLDEN PASS TRAIN, LAUSANNE, GENEVA & TASCH (B, D)

Today, drive to the stunning village af Gstaad and ride on the world’s most scenic railway route – The Golden Pass line. Later, visit Lausanne – located on the shores of Lake Geneva – Lausanne is also the Headquarters of the International Olympic Committee. Drive to Geneva – it lies at the southern tip of expansive Lac Léman (Lake Geneva). On an orientation tour, see the Headquarters of Europe’s United Nations and the Red Cross, the English Gardens, the Floral Clock and the Jet d Eau. Later, drive to Tasch – a scenic village located in the Zermatt area. Overnight in Tasch.

Day 6: DAY FREE IN ZERMATT OR OPT FOR ‘MATTERHORN GLACIER PARADISE’ (B, D)

Today, visit Zermatt – a mountain village at the foot of the famous Matterhorn Peak, where the pure Alpine Village feeling is preserved through the use of electric vehicles and horsedrawn cabs. Explore Zermatt on your own OR take an excursion to the Matterhorn Glacier Paradise – you are whisked up by the Matterhorn Express cable railway and further up by a lift built into the rock – to the highest sightseeing platform in Europe. You can also go snow tubing and visit Europe’s highest ice palace. Later, we proceed to Tasch. Overnight in Tasch.

Day 7: RETURN HOME (B)

Today, we check-out and proceed to Zurich/Milan airport for your flight back home. (Return flight to be booked after 2200 hrs Kindly check with your sales officer for exact departure airport). It’s time to say goodbye to all the new friends you have made. We hope you take back many happy memories of your holiday. We would like you to spare a few minutes of your time to write and tell us how you enjoyed your holiday and any suggestions you may have for the future.

Arrival / Departure Transfers will be provided subject to minimum 4 passengers travelling together.


NOTE: Due to operational reasons, the routing of this tour may be changed. However, all the sightseeing will remain the same.


B=Breakfast – L=Lunch – PL=Packed Lunch – D=Dinner – PD=Packed Dinner – LD=Local Dinner – HPL=Hot Picnic Lunch
Surcharges applicable during Peak and Event periods

Contact Raj Dhingra today to reserve your spot!
Email: raj@premieregroup.com or call 416-216-0107 – ext. 4107