Swiss Cities (Independent)
8 Days Independent Rail Tour of Zurich, Rhine Falls, Lucerne, Titlis, Berne, Jungfraujoch & Geneva

Features and Inclusions

  • Swiss Transfer Ticket Combi: Swiss Cities (8 transfers) incl. excursion Rhine Falls, Titlis and Jungfraujoch in 2nd class from/to Swiss border or airport 

  • 2 nights each in Zurich, Lucerne & Berne, room, bath or shower/WC, breakfast

  • 1 night in Geneva, room, bath or shower/WC, breakfast

  • Some hotels may charge a local city tax on spot: approx 2-4 CHF per person/night

  • 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 fare

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Departures and Prices 2017

Daily departures from 

April 1 - April 30, 2017

October 1 - November 15, 2017

November 16, 2017 - March 28, 2018

3 * Hotel Rates

Per Person In Twin

$ 1210.00

Single Room Supplement

$ 315.00

4 * Hotel Rates

Per Person In Twin

$ 1410.00

Single Room Supplement

$ 590.00

Optional Prices

1st class Rail Supplement

$ 145.00

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Daily departures from 

May 1 - September 30, 2017

3 * Hotel Rates

Per Person In Twin

$ 1250.00

Single Room Supplement

$ 340.00

4 * Hotel Rates

Per Person In Twin

$ 1450.00

Single Room Supplement

$ 605.00

Optional Prices

1st class Rail Supplement

$ 145.00

 

ITINERARY

Day 1 - Zurich 
Arrival in Zurich by train 2nd class from the Swiss border or any Swiss airport. Overnight in Zurich. (O)


Day 2 - Zurich 
Today you travel by train from Zurich main station via Winterthur to Schaffhausen to see the famous Rhine Falls – Europe's largest water fall. Overnight in Zurich. (B,O)


Day 3 - Lucerne
Rail trip from Zurich to Lucerne. Day at leisure to enjoy and explore the picturesque city of Lucerne. Overnight in Lucerne. (B,O)


Day 4 - Lucerne
Excursion to Mount Titlis – at 3020 m / 10’000 ft. From Lucerne the train takes you to the mountain monestry village Engelberg where you board a gondola, which takes you up to the Trübsee. You continue your trip by another gondola to Stand and finally the first revolving Titlis Rotair cable car takes you up to Mount Titlis. For a spectacular, close-up insight into a glacier, visit the glacier cave and ride the Ice Flyer chairlift. Overnight in Lucerne. (B,O)


Day 5 - Berne
Rail trip from Lucerne to Berne. The Swiss capital, which is surrounded by the beautiful river Aare is an appealing city and has a lot to offer. Take your time to explore the different facets of the city. For example at the Einstein House or the Paul Klee Center, which show the work of two of Berne’s famous former inhabitants. Overnight in Berne. (B,O)

Day 6 - Berne
Excursion from Berne up to the Jungfraujoch – Top of Europe. From Berne you can travel by train via Interlaken to the Kleine Scheidegg, at the foot of the famous Eiger North Wall. The Jungfraujoch – at 3454 m/11’333 ft the highest railway station in Europe. Breathtaking views of the Aletsch Glacier, the longest glacier in the Alps. Don’t miss the Snow Fun Park and the Ice Palace. Overnight in Berne. (B,O)

Day 7 - Geneva
Rail trip from Berne to Geneva. Day at leisure in Geneva. This multi-faceted city of humane dimensions has all a metropolis can offer. The Geneva Transport Card is your free passport to Geneva’s transport network. Your hotel offers you this card free of charge valid for bus, tram, train and taxi-boats. Overnight in Geneva. (B,O)

Day 8 - Geneva
Return to Swiss border or airport or continue your stay in Switzerland on your own. (B)


B=Breakfast; D=Dinner; O=Overnight    ritsts

 

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