Grand Train Tour of Switzerland
Updated: Dec 5, 2019
From April to October
From 1450 CHF / person in double room
Explore the cultural differences within the country and its 4 languages, all the while taking in some spectacular countryside and staying in beautiful Swiss towns. It’s a great opportunity to visit the very best of Switzerland on some of the most exciting scenic trains in Europe.
• 7 nights stay with breakfast and city tax in Interlaken, Montreux, Zermatt, St. Moritz, Lugano, Lucerne and St. Gallen
• Grand Train Tour Ticket, 2nd class
• 50% discount ticket for most trains, buses, boats and mountain railways
• Seat reservation 2nd class GoldenPass Line, Glacier and Bernina Express and 1st class Gotthard Panorama Express and Voralpen-Express
• Swiss Coupon Pass
DAY 1 ARRIVAL SWITZERLAND – INTERLAKEN
Individual travel via Lucerne to Interlaken along the shores of crystal-clear lakes, past romantic waterfalls and over the magniicent Brünig mountain pass. Overnight in Interlaken.
DAY 2 INTERLAKEN – MONTREUX / GOLDENPASS LINE
Your journey continues with the GoldenPass Line through the wild and romantic Pays d’Enhaut through scenic villages along the shores of Lake Geneva. Overnight in Montreux.
DAY 3 MONTREUX – ZERMATT
Travel from Montreux to Zermatt. Zermatt lies at the foot of the Matterhorn and offers plenty of things to explore. Enjoy a leisure day on your own and don`t miss out an excursion to the Gornergrat. Overnight in Zermatt.
DAY 4 ZERMATT – ST. MORITZ / GLACIER EXPRESS
Glacier Express from Zermatt to St. Moritz. Enjoy some of the spectacular scenery Switzerland has to offer. Along the deep Rhone valley, the Glacier Express travels through an incredibly fascinating part of the Alps. Overnight in St. Moritz.
DAY 5 ST. MORITZ – LUGANO / BERNINA EXPRESS
Board the Bernina Express. Travel over circular viaducts and pass through winding tunnels before reaching Tirano in Italy. Change to the Bernina Express Bus which will take you onwards to Ticino. Overnight in Lugano.
DAY 6 LUGANO – LUCERNE / GOTTHARD PANORAMA EXPRESS
The Gotthard Panorama Express travels from the Mediterranean south to the traditional heart of Switzerland. From Flüelen you will have a boat ride over Lake Lucerne. Overnight in Lucerne.
DAY 7 LUCERNE – ST. GALLEN / VORALPEN-EXPRESS
Enjoy the beautiful 2.5h journey with the Voralpen-Express which connects Central and Eastern Switzerland. Overnight stay in St. Gallen
DAY 8 DEPARTURE ST. GALLEN
Individual return journey.