lugano

Classical Switzerland

Zermatt – Gornergrat – Glacier Express – St. Moritz – Bernina Express – Lugano

5 Nights/ 6 Days  Tour Programme

 

Itinerary
1st day Arrival in Zermatt by train 2nd class from the Swiss border or airport. Enjoy Zermatt, the famous car-free Alpine resort at the foot of the Matterhorn. Overnight in Zermatt.
2nd day From Zermatt, the popular Gornergrat Bahn, Europe’s highest open-air cogwheel railway, takes you up to the Gornergrat 9.339 km away. The train crosses impressive bridges, galleries and tunnels. On the Gornergrat viewing platform you are surrounded by 29 peaks rising to above 4000 m. Overnight in Zermatt.
3rd day Board the Glacier Express and enjoy one of the greatest rail journeys in the world. A 7½ hour rail journey takes you across 291 bridges, through 91 tunnels and across the Oberalp Pass at 2033 m to St. Moritz. Overnight in St. Moritz.
4th day Day at leisure in St. Moritz. Chic, elegant and exclusive with a cosmopolitan ambiance, it is located at 1,856 metres above sea level in the middle of the Upper Engadin lake landscape. The dry, sparkling “champagne climate” is legendary and the celebrated St. Moritz sun shines for an average of 322 days a year. Overnight in St. Moritz.
5th day Today you travel with the Bernina Express of the Rhaetian Railway along the UNESCO World Heritage route. Enjoy an Alpine switchback ride, taking you from a land of towering glaciers to one of swaying palms. Overnight in Lugano.
6th day Return to Swiss border or airport or continue your stay in Switzerland at your own request.
Valid from : 9th  April 2017 – 23rd October 2017
                            9th  April 2018 – 23rd October 2018

Prices per person in CHF
 

3* hotel

09.04.2017-23.10.2017


4* hotel

09.04.2017-23.10.2017

 

 double room    999 1255
additional night in Zermatt  109 145
additional night in St. Moritz  123 179
additional night in Lugano 108 180
 single room   1099 1399
additional night in Zermatt 121 170
additional night in St. Moritz 143 200
additional night in Lugano 145 240
Supplements per person

CHF 140.– upgrading to 1st class rail
CHF 43– lunch on board the Glacier Express


Hotels Envisaged
Zermatt: 3star: Sarazena, Bristol, Excelsior, Butterfly
4star: Swiss Alpine Hotel Allalin, Alpen Resort, Simi, Walliserhof, La Ginabelle, Pollux, Parkhotel Beau Site, Schlosshotel Tenne, Mirabeau Hotel & Residence
St. Moritz: 3star: Baren, Soldanella, Hauser, Laudinella
4star: Art Boutique Hotel Monopol, Steffani, Crystal
Lugano 3star: Contintenal Park, International au Lac, Federale, Delfino
4star: Lugano Dante Center, Novotel Lugano – Paradiso
Our Price Includes
point Swiss Card Classical Switzerland (4 transfers) in 2nd class from/to Swiss border or airport
point Seat reservation Glacier Express, Bernina Express (train + coach)
point Excursion to Gornergrat
point 2 nights in Zermatt, room, bath or shower/WC, breakfast
point 2 nights in St. Moritz, room, bath or shower/WC, breakfast
point 1 night in Lugano, room, 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