Rail Tour of Switzerland Zurich Zermatt St Moritz
Admire spectacular views of majestic mountain peaks, alpine meadows full of wild flowers, pretty villages and emerald lakes during your panoramic train rides through some op Switzerland’s most scenic regions to St Moritz and Zermatt. St.Moritz is one of the most alluring holiday resort in the world with its spectacular views, valley of wide-open spaces and exciting contrasts makes it a holiday paradise of summer and winter sport activities.
5 days/4 nights
THE GLACIER EXPRESS
Daily Departures from Zurich
Apr -31 Oct 2017
DAY 1 – ZURICH ST. MORITZ –
Transfer to Zurich railway station . Board the train to Chur and transfer to the famous red train to lovely and chick St Moritz located on the shores of a lake with the same name. You will pass through beautiful mountain scenery, snow-covered peaks and meadows full of wild flowers and through the stunning Albula gorge. Arrival at St Moritz station, transfer to the hotel. Overnight.
DAY 2 – GLACIER EXPRESS ST. MORITZ – ZERMATT
After breakfast board the famous Glacier Express train and from your comfortable panoramic car enjoy spectacular scenery of the Swiss Alps with its dense forests, mountains, snow covered peaks and charming villages. Arrive at Zermatt at the foot of Mount Matterhorn with its famous pyramidal peak near the Italian border. Overnight at Zermatt.
DAY 3 – ZERMATT – INTERLAKEN
Full day in Zermatt with time to explore this car-free village and do some shopping. Use the Gornergrat train tickets for the highest open-air railway to admire spectacular views of the surrounding twenty peaks including the famous Matterhorn. In the afternoon you travel to you next destination, Interlaken.
DAY 4 – INTERLAKEN – JUNGFRAU
A cogwheel train will take you Jungfrau, the top of Europe,. Reach Europe highest train station at the altitude of 3444 m. Walk around the year-round winter landscape of snow and ice and enjoy spectacular views of the surrounding Alps. Return to Interlaken. The erst of the day is on your own for own activities.
DAY 5 – INTERLAKEN – Zurich
Morning is free to walk around or take a short cruise on the spectacular surrounding lakes, Lake Thurn or Brienzer. Around noon board the Brunig Express to to Zurich via Lucerne. End of services or continue adding an other Swiss rail tour to Lucerne
Rail Tour includes: (Based on minimum 2 passengers traveling together)
- 4 Nights accommodation at First Class Hotels with private bath, service charges and taxes
- Daily Buffet Breakfasts
- Transfer to railway station in Zurich and between hotels and railway stations in St. Moritz and Zermatt
- Train ticket Zurich – St Moritz- Zermatt with reserved seating 2nd class
- Tran ticket on the Glacier Express
- Train ticket Zermatt – Interlaken- Jungfrau – Interlaken – Zurich 2nd class
Prices based on minimum 2 passengers traveling together:
Euro 1359 per person based on 2 people traveling together
Euro 1299 based on 4 people traveling together
Single supplement in single rooms: Euro 245.
Supplement for 1st class train tickets:; Euro 245
The Jungfrau cogwheel train only operates in 2nd class
$ rate varies depending the exchange rate