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Panoramic Round Trip

8 days / unescorted


From £1018
 
 
 
Montreux – Interlaken - St. Moritz
Enjoy your summer holidays in Switzerland. This sensational panoramic trip takes you along some of Switzerland’s most scenic routes, experiencing all that the country has to offer. One of the best ways to spend a summer holiday in Switzerland.

Key facts

- 2nd class train travel
- Lakeside Montreux
- Golden Pass Montreux - Interlaken
- Jungfraujoch (3,454m) - highest train station in Europe
- Glacier Express: Brig - St. Moritz
- Day trip on the Bernina Express
- Bernina / Albula UNESCO World Cultural Heritage site
- Free time in Montreux & Interlaken
- Tirano, Italy

Programme

Day 1: Arrival in Montreux
Flight or rail from the UK to Geneva and 2nd class rail transfer to Montreux. Overnight in Montreux.
Day 2: Free day on Lake Geneva 
A day at leisure in Montreux, the heart of the Swiss Riviera. Visit the famous Chateau de Chillon, one of the best-preserved medieval castles in Europe, or take one of the many excursions on the lake. Overnight in Montreux.
Day 3: Golden Pass Panoramic
Board the Golden Pass train from Montreux and relax as the train sweeps through the many vineyards and country estates on its way to Interlaken. Overnight in Interlaken.
Day 4 & 5: Free day + Excursion to Jungfraujoch
Interlaken nestles between the two beautiful lakes of Thun and Brienz inviting you to a lazy cruise accompanied by stunning views. Your included Half Fare Card will give you 50 % discount on this excursion. Take the Jungfrau Railway via ‘Eiger Gletscher’ to the Jungfraujoch - the highest railway station in Europe at 11,300ft (3,454m) with some breathtaking views of the Aletsch glacier, the longest in the Alps and a UNESCO World Heritage site. Overnights in Interlaken.
Day 6: Glacier Express to St. Moritz
Depart Interlaken by train to Brig where you will join the Glacier Express for a thrilling ride to St. Moritz, taking in some of the most dramatic scenery Switzerland has to offer. Overnight in St. Moritz.
Day 7: Bernina Express
You will join the Bernina Express over the Bernina Pass. Past mighty glaciers and over the highest point at 2,253m (7,391ft) down to the palm trees and Oleander of the mountain village of Tirano (Italy). Visit the cathedral and experience some of the exceptional local cuisine on offer in the many cafés and restaurants before starting your return journey. Overnight in St. Moritz.
Day 8: Departure
Rail transfer to Zürich airport for your return flight to the UK.

Accommodation description

You will be accommodated in centrally located 3* hotels, within easy walking distance to the railway station and amenities.

Room facilities
- All room with shower or bath
- WC
- TV
- Radio
- Telephone

Dates & Prices


Validity: Daily (except 18 Oct - 05 Dec) (Deluxe Package Jun-Oct only)


Prices:

STANDARD (STD) | *** Hotels, 2nd class rail
- From £1018 per adult sharing twin/double room 
- Single supplement from £187 for 7 nights

SUPERIOR (SUP) | **** Hotels, 1st class rail, 1-course Glacier Lunch
- From £1322 per adult sharing twin/double room 
- Single supplement from £217 for 7 nights

DELUXE (DEL) | ***** Hotels, 1st class rail, 3-course Glacier Lunch, Belle Epoque Res & Lunch
- From £1922 per adult sharing twin/double room 
- Single supplement from £845 for 7 nights

- Child prices and costs for extra bed (triple rooms) on request
- Subject to availability at time of booking
- This holiday can be booked vice versa
 


Price includes:

- Returns flights from UK to Switzerland in economy class including 1 piece of hold
  luggage and all taxes
- Rail travel in 2nd or 1st class as per programme, incl. half-fare card
- 7 nights' accomodation in selected category
- Daily breakfast
- Local taxes
- Seat reservations on Golden Pass, Glacier Express & Bernina Express
- Jungfrau excursion
- Souvenir gift
- Travel Documentation


FREE UPGRADE TO 1ST CLASS IN APRIL, MAY AND JUNE

Optional Extras:
Standard Package:
- Upgrade to 1st class rail: £100 per person
- Upgrade to 1-course Glacier Lunch: £25 per erson
- Upgrade to 3-course Glacier Lunch: £36 per person

Superiour Package:
-Upgrade to 3-course lunch on Glacier Express: £11per person

Optional Excursions:
-Lavaux Vinorama Wine Tasting, Montreux: £14 per person
-Dine with a Local, Interlaken: £26 per person

Payment:
Please note prices will vary due to the fluctuating exchange rate. The prices quoted here are from prices only.
A transaction fee of 1.6% will apply when paying by credit card. A transaction fee of 2.2% will apply when paying by AMEX (Diners Card cannot be accepted). No charge will be made for debit cards or direct bank transfers.