gornergrat-railway

Peaks of the world

Interlaken / Grindelwald – Jungfraujoch – Lotschberg Mountain Route -Zermatt – Gornergrat

4 Nights / 5 Days Tour Programme

Itinerary
1st day Arrival in Interlaken or Grindelwald by train in 2nd class from the Swiss border or any Swiss airport. Overnight in Interlaken or Grindelwald.
2nd day Excursion up to the Jungfraujoch – Top of Europe. The Jungfrau Railway takes you to 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. Overnight in Interlaken or Grindelwald.
3rd day Travel through the wonderful Bernese Oberland to the Valais. Either via the Lötschberg base tunnel directly to Visp and further to Zermatt. Or by the RegioExpress Lötschberger – the train with big windows using the Lötschberg mountain route, passing the imposing Kander Viaduct, the helical tunnel around the Felsenburg and the descent to Brig with the imposing view onto the Rhone
Valley and continue your journey to Zermatt (www.bls.ch/loetschberger). Zermatt, at the foot of the Matterhorn, is a world without cars. Electric-cars and horse- drawn sleighs are the only transport
allowed. It’s the perfect Alpine resort for rest and relaxation. Overnight in Zermatt.
4th day Today you go on an excursion by cogwheel railway up to the Gornergrat where you will have a superb panoramic view of the Matterhorn, Mont Blanc and other snow-capped peaks rising to above
4000 m/13’000 ft. Overnight in Zermatt.
5th day Return to Swiss border or airport or continue your stay in Switzerland at your own request.
Valid from: 9th January to 1st April 2017
                           1st April to 24th December 2017
                           9th January to 1st April 2018

Prices per person in CHF
3* hotel
01.10.17– 01.12.17
3* hotel
01.05.17– 01.10.17
3*hotel
01.04.17– 01.05.17 01.12.17– 24.12.17 08.01.18– 28.03.18
4*hotel
01.10.17–01.12.17
4*hotel01.05.17– 01.10.17
4*hotel
01.04.17– 01.05.17 01.12.17– 24.12.17 08.01.18– 28.03.18
Double room 855 895 945 965 1045 1075
additional night Interlaken/Grindelwald 95 115 95 115 155 115
additional night Zermatt 110 110 155 145 145 200
Single room 937 987 1025 1115 1175 1205
additional night Interlaken/Grindelwald 125 150 125 165 200 165
additional night Zermatt 121 121 165 170 170 215
Supplements per person

CHF 105.– upgrading to 1st class rail


Hotels Envisaged
Interlaken: 3star: City Hotel Oberland, Carlton-Europe, Weisses Kreuz, Beau Site, Bernerhof , Goldey4star: Du Lac, Interlaken, Royal St. Georges, Metropole, Krebs, Du Nord
Grindelwald: 3star: Derby4star: Kreuz & Post
Zermatt: 3star: Sarazena, Bristol, Excelsior, Butterfly4star: Swiss Alpine Hotel Allalin, Alpen Resort, Simi, Walliserhof, La Ginabelle, Pollux, Parkhotel Beau Site, Schlosshotel Zermatt, Mirabeau Hotel & Residence
Our Price Includes
point Train ticket Peaks of the world (5 transfers) incl. excursions Jungfraujoch and Gornergrat in 2nd class from/to Swiss border or airport
point 2 nights in either Interlaken or Grindelwald, room with bath or shower/WC, breakfast
point 2 nights in Zermatt, room with bath or shower/WC, breakfast
point 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 fares

* Some hotels may charge a local city tax on spot:
app. CHF 2–4 per person/