Magical Switzerland holiday
- 8 days
- 1 person
- Family Holidays
Mesmerizingly mighty mountains and lush green valleys beneath make the countryside a delightfully beautiful location for a Swiss holiday tour. With the landscape being an abode of snow and the home of the Alps, the region makes for a perfect winter holiday package and a memorable family vacation. Moreover, it is one of the most picturesque destinations for a special Europe tour. Glaciers, snow-capped peaks, and train journeys are the highlights of a Switzerland holiday package. Also, it has trails worth the exploration for hikers and bikers alike. Head to Switzerland for an experience of awe-inspiring heights and enchanting sights.
tour plans 8 days
Switzerland is a scenic destination; the abode of the Alps. And this Europe holiday, with fairytale-like locations and enchanting sights, begins at Zurich airport. It is well-known for its efficiency in connecting travellers to the train station. And that’s the next stop in your journey. Avail yourself of the Swiss Travel Pass, and comfortably travel throughout Switzerland via public transport. An added advantage is that you can travel hands-free by using door-to-door luggage services. With this convenient travel system, your vacation is fewer worries and more experiences. Head towards Lucerne, your first destination. Once you reach the hotel, freshen up, and step outside for a walk. Go and explore the streets of the vibrant destination. Return to the hotel, and get some rest.
Panoramic city: It is pure bliss, to wake up in the city of mountains and lakes. Enjoy a hot buffet breakfast and head out to explore the historic city. The must-see location at the heart of the four cantons is lake Lucerne, where you can also experience the boat cruise. The Eastern side of the lake is surrounded by beautiful meadows. Afterwards, go see the iconic Chapel Bridge, an enclosed wooden bridge across the river Reuss. The interiors, decorated with paintings, are a delight to behold. Another place you shouldn’t miss visiting is the Lion monument. The historic structure carved with stone commemorates the bravery of the Swiss soldiers. It also serves as a reference point for the fans of Narnia. Head back to your hotel for the night and sleep tight.
Journeying ahead: Have a hearty breakfast before setting out for your next destination. Board the train from Lucerne to Interlaken. You are heading towards the hotspot of experiential adventures. This region is located amid lakes and at the mountain foothills. The enchanting train journey also takes you through the Brünig Pass. Once you reach your hotel in Interlaken, freshen up, and head out for a stroll. Return to the hotel and rest well.
Jungfraujoch excursion: The excitement of the day ahead may have kept you dreaming all night. And the activities set for today will not disappoint you. Have a delicious meal and get ready to explore. Go for an excursion to Jungfraujoch -Europe’s highest train station with mesmerizing sights of Alpine peaks and glaciers. You’ll also get to see a UNESCO World Heritage Site, the Aletsch Glacier. This train journey through tunnels, villages, and meadows is a fulfilling experience. In the end, you can step down to enjoy the awe-inspiring sight of the abode of snow. Head back to the hotel and sleep soundly.
Train travel: Have a scrumptious meal at the hotel and go to seek new adventures. Board the train from Interlaken to Zermatt. This destination is a reflection of what a Europe winter holiday should ideally be. With Matterhorn Mountain being its iconic landmark, Zermatt is one popular destination in Switzerland. Once you reach your accommodation, spend your time leisurely in the hotel, and get some rest.
Gornergrat excursion: Enjoy your breakfast at the hotel. Get all set for another excursion, this time to Gornergrat. This is Europe’s largest open-air railway station. The Cogwheel railway ride is a pleasantly memorable experience, with a view of Matterhorn Mountain. Moreover, the sight of the snow-capped mountains echoes the thrill of the Alps holiday that is delightful beyond words. Return to your hotel and sleep well.
On a long ride: You’re heading out for a destination afar, so fill your appetite with a hearty breakfast. Board the Glacier Express from Zermatt to St Moritz. This long train journey takes you to a one-of-a-kind European holiday destination. The stay at the hotel will truly be experiential, so relish the moments there, and sleep tight..
It has definitely been a delightful holiday in the Alps, and the memories are stored forever in your heart. Have your breakfast and go to Zurich airport to board the flight back home. Have a pleasant journey ahead!
7-nights accommodation in premium category rooms in the mentioned hotels or equivalent (on double occupancy basis)Train transfersTravel InsuranceSchengen Tourist VisaTransfer to the hotel via Swiss Combination Transfer TicketSightseeing as per itineraryDaily breakfast in hotels except on the day of arrivalGST at 5%
Meals other than that mentioned in the itineraryPersonal expenses such as shopping and othersTips to guides/drivers, and othersAirfareTCS at 5%