This Rail Tour of Switzerland takes 5 days and goes to Zurich, Zermatt, St. Moritz and Jungfraujoch. Admire majestic mountain peaks, alpine meadows full of wildflowers, pretty villages and emerald lakes during your panoramic train rides through Switzerland. St. Moritz is one of the most alluring holiday resorts 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 with daily departures Apr 1 – Oct 10, 2020
(A minimum of two people traveling together.)
DAY 1 – ZURICH – ST. MORITZ
Transfer to Zurich railway station. Travel by train to Chur and then transfer to the famous red train to St. Moritz. You will pass through beautiful mountain scenery, snow-covered peaks and meadows full of wild flowers passing through the stunning Albula gorge. Arrival at St. Moriz. Overnight in St. Moritz.
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 the Mount Matterhorn with its famous pyramidal peak near the Italian border. Overnight at Zermatt.
DAY 3 – ZERMATT – INTERLAKEN
The morning is free to explore Zermatt with time to explore this car-free village and do some shopping. In the afternoon you travel to Interlaken. Overnight Interlaken.
DAY 4 – INTERLAKEN – JUNGFRAUJOCH
A cogwheel train will take you Jungfraujoch, the “Top of Europe”, Europe’s highest train station at an altitude of 3444 m. Walk around the year-round winter wonderland of snow and ice and enjoy spectacular views of the surrounding Alps. Return to Interlaken.
DAY 5 – INTERLAKEN – Zurich
Morning is free to walk around or take a short cruise on the spectacular surrounding lakes, Lake Thun or Brienz. Around noon board the Brunig Express to Zurich via Lucerne. End of services.
- 4 Nights accommodation in 3 or 4 star hotels (city tax to be paid on site)
- Daily Buffet Breakfasts
- Transfer to railway station in Zurich on day 1
- Zurich – St Moritz 2nd class train ticket
- Glacier Express Train ticket reserved seating 2nd class – St Moritz – Zermatt
- Zermatt – Interlaken – Jungfraujoch – Interlaken – Zurich 2nd class train ticket
2020 Prices Per Person in Euro
Price based on minimum 2 passengers traveling together.
|Number of People Traveling||3 Star Hotels||4 Star Hotels|
|1st Class Train ticket Supplement||219||219|
|Supplement 1-23 April||39||59|
- The Jungfrau cogwheel train only operates in 2nd class
- US$ prices will vary based on the exchange rate
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