Switzerland, officially the Swiss Confederation, is a country situated in the confluence of Western, Central, and Southern Europe. It is a federal republic composed of 26 cantons, with federal authorities seated in Bern. Switzerland is a landlocked country bordered by Italy to the south, France to the west, Germany to the north, and Austria and Liechtenstein to the east. It is geographically divided among the Swiss Plateau, the Alps, and the Jura, spanning a total area of 41,285 km², and land area of 39,997 km². While the Alps occupy the greater part of the territory, the Swiss population of approximately 8.5 million is concentrated mostly on the plateau, where the largest cities are located, among them the two global cities and economic centres of Zürich and Geneva.
Arrive any of the border city (Zurich/Basel/Geneva), validated your Swiss travel pass at SBB counter located at train station and board a train to Geneva. Upon arrival in Geneva, proceed to your hotel for check in. Rest of the day you are free to explore city on your own or do a bit of sightseeing or go shopping. Geneva is the world’s smallest metropolis. Cosmopolitan Geneva – a world of its own, a world for everyone, quite apart from the rest of Switzerland. Enjoy an hour of the captivating cruise the lush blue waters of Lake Geneva.
Overnight stay at Geneva.
After breakfast, we recommend a visit to Lausanne, the second-largest city on Lake Geneva. Lausanne is also a lively university and convention town. Sports and culture are given a high profile in the Olympic capital. A visit to Olympic museum is recommended. Later board the train to the town of Montreux which is surrounded by vineyards and against the breathtaking backdrop of snow-covered Alps. The Montreux Jazz Festival, which takes place in June/July and features concerts on a variety of stages and parks, is very famous. A stroll along the long, flower-bordered lake promenade which links Vevey and Montreux going all the way to Chillon Castle is simply not to be missed. A Visit to Chillion Castle is also recommended. Later you have an option of taking a cruise from Montreux to Lausanne followed by a train ride to Geneva for your overnight stay.
After breakfast, travel to Interlaken by train. Experience crystal clear lakes, sparkling streams and fantastic falls, caressed by the sunbeams. The towering trio of Eiger, Mönch and Jungfrau stands like stately sentinel over a world of eternal snow. Between these captivating contrasts, a treasure trove of holiday delights is waiting to be discovered. Here are just a few of many attractions, which never fail to fascinate visitors to this Swiss region. After having checked in at your hotel, the rest of the day is free to explore Interlaken on your own.
Overnight stay at Interlaken.
After breakfast, you board the train to Kleins Scheidegg via Lauterbrunnen. The famous Jungfrau railway takes you to the highest station in Europe. A day of fun & excitement is awaiting you in the captivating snow peaks of Jungfraujoch – Top of Europe (3’454 m/11’333 ft). Visit the Ice Cave with its ice formations or else explore the snow on the glacier. You find arrange of international restaurants on the Jungfraujoch. Return to Interlaken by train with an optional stopover in Grindelwald.
Overnight stay at Interlaken.
After breakfast, a scenic train takes you to Luzern (approx. 2 hrs) via the Brünig Pass. After hotel check in you are free to explore Luzern on your own. Visit the 700 years-old wooden Chapel Bridge, the Lion Monument and the breath-taking lake promenade. Buy some of the famous souvenirs like Swiss watches, Swiss cheese or Swiss chocolates. After lunch visit Verkehrshaus der Schweiz – Swiss Museum of Transport which shows the past, present and future of transportation and mobility on land, sea and in the air. This Museum is Europe’s most comprehensive museum of mobility. In the locomotive simulator one can experience what it feels like to drive a train oneself. In the evening enjoy real Swiss folklore show at The Stadtkeller. Enjoy Swiss Folk music with excellent food great fun in a historical place dating back to the 12th Century.
Overnight stay at Luzern.
Today, travel by train from Lucerne to Engelberg which is just an hour away. Experience the world’s first revolving cable car that takes approximately 45 minutes to reach to the top of Switzerland’s highest vantage point with a breath-taking 360 degree view of the snow clad Swiss Alps. Enjoy snow fun with your snow discs by spending some time in the Glacier Park which is accessible by Ice Flyer chair lifts. A spot not to miss is there recently opened “Cliff Walk” which is a thrilling and the ultimate highlight of walking at a height of 10 000 feet on a suspension bridge over the glaciers below. It is a unique experience to be enjoyed on Mt. Titlis. In the evening you return to Lucerne.
Overnight stay at Luzern.
After breakfast & check out from hotel, proceed to Lucerne train station to board your train to Zurich airport for your flight to your destination.
- 02 Night stay in Geneva with breakfast at Hotel 3*
- 02 Night stay in Interlaken with breakfast at Hotel 3*
- 02 Night stay in Lucerne with breakfast at Hotel 3*
- 08 Days Swiss Travel Pass in 2nd Class (Unlimited travel in Swiss bus, boat, trams & trains)
- Excursion to Jungfraujoch – Top of Europe
- Excursion to Mt. Titlis with Ice Flyer and cliff walk
Jungfraujoch – Interlaken
- Europe’s highest railway station at 3454 metres.
- Amazing Attractions: Ice Palace, Ski & Snowboard Park and the Sphinx observation terrace.
- International restaurants on the Jungfraujoch
Mt. Titlis – Engelberg
- World’s first revolving cable car.
- Amazing Attractions: The Fun Lift, Ice Flyer Chair lift, the Glacier Grotto, the Cliff Walk and the Glacier Park.
- Top of Switzerland’s highest vantage point with a breath-taking 360 degree view of the snow clad Swiss Alps
- “Cliff Walk” which is a thrilling and the ultimate highlight of walking at a height of 10 000 feet on a suspension bridge over the glaciers below.
- Flights charges additional
- VISA or Travel Insurance Charges
- Lunch & Dinner are not Included
- Some hotels may charge a local city tax on spot: appx. CHF 2-4 per person / night.