Switzerland is one of the destination that offers authentic experiences, spectacular mountain panorama, Crystal clear Lakes, Alpine meadow and refreshing natural pool. It is charming, peaceful and elegant and simply one of the most favorite cities in entire Europe. The city is sprinkled with museums, hills, lakes, high-end shopping streets and some of the most ancient churches on earth.
Here is how you will spend your time
Day 1: Zurich Airport To Interlaken
The perfect way to start your holiday arrive Zurich & connect to the train station from just below the airport & board the train that will take you to Interlaken. On arrival into Interlaken make your way to the Hotel & relax for the rest of the day. Enjoy the salubrious environs & walk along the long promenades.
The Hoheweg is Interlaken's main street which runs between Interlaken West and Interlaken Ost Railway Stations. On this street you will find many souvenir shops. Have a look ...
Hoheweg 37 3800 Interlaken
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Day 2: Interlaken – Jungfrau – Top Of Europe
Enjoy a delightful breakfast and board the famous Jungfrau train and travel to Kliene Scheidegg via Lauerbrunnen. Reach the beautiful Swiss snow peaks Jungfraujoch - Top of Europe which is the highest station of Europe. Get panoramic views over the borders of Switzerland on the Sphinx vantage terrace ? 3571 m. Tour on the history & construction of the Jungfrau Railway at the Alpine Sensation. See the impressive ice sculptures, 30 metres under the surface of glacier at the Ice Palace. Enjoy the fun Snow activities like the summer skiing & snowboarding, sledge & zip line & also have a unique shopping experience at Top of Europe. Dive into the fascinating world of chocolate. Visit the Lindt Swiss Chocolate Heaven at 3,454 metres above sea level offering selection of Lindt's finest chocolate. Enjoy a hot meal in one of the 5 restaurants there.You may also explore the range of international restaurants. Return back to Interlaken.
Wake up to breakfast this morning following which its time to head to the train station and board your train to the car free village of Zermatt. Upon arrival make your way to your hotel either on foot or using any of the battery operated cars zipping around town. Check in and the rest of the day is free for you to explore this unique little town. Overnight in Zermatt.
Travel from Interlaken to Zermatt
Day 4: Zermatt - Mt.gornergrat - Zermatt
The must see peak here is undoubtedly the Matterhorn. This morning following breakfast, make your way to the Gonergrat train station and board Switzerland's oldest electrified cogwheel train to the Gonergrat. Here you can see other peaks surrounding you and crowned by the glorious view of the Matterhorn. Spend time at the summit where you could also have some hot coffee or tea and some lunch. Or going and experiencing the Glacier Paradise at Matterhorn - Europe's highest mountain excursion -12700 ft, a must!! It guarantees snow 365 days in Zermatt region & highest glacier palace in the world. Later in the afternoon its time to make your way back to the city. Overnight in Zermatt.
Day 5: Zermatt - Lucerne
Breakfast at hotel. You are free in the morning to enjoy this beautiful paradise on earth. Later, check out of the Hotel and
make your own way to Zermatt Station where you will take the Train from Zermatt to Lucerne (Standard Class Train tickets included). Arrive in Lucerne and make your own way to your hotel. Check in Hotel 14:00 hrs. Overnight at hotel.
Travel from Zermatt to Lucerne
Day 6: Lucerne – Mount Pilatus – Lucerne
Today experience the assorted delights of Lucerne's landmark mountain Pilatus courtesy of the Golden Round Trip ? a full day excursion involving a boat trip, the cogwheel railway, aerial cableway and panorama gondolas. Enjoy a cruise on Lake Lucerne upto to Alpnachstad, from Alpnachstad to Pilatus Kulm, take the world's steepest cogwheel railway winds up through lush meadows carpeted with Alpine flowers, past sparkling mountain streams and fascinating rock faces.
With its wide-ranging leisure and recreation amenities on Pilatus, it offers visitors from home and abroad "2132 possibilities above sea level". With Central Switzerland's largest suspension rope park and Switzerland's longest summer toboggan run, the Pilatus promises hours of enjoyment.
Later from Krienseregg take the gondola down to Kriens where a five-minute walk brings you to bus no. 1 for the trip back to Lucerne. Overnight in Lucerne.
Day 7: Lucerne - Rhine Falls - Zurich
Check out of hotel by 11am & proceed for Rhine falls, the most spectacular waterfall in Europe. The Rhine Falls (Rhinefalls) is the largest and most powerful waterfall in Europe, impressive for the mighty volume of water thundering over its broad breadth. Rainbow-colored mists rising from the forest and encircling the medieval castle, Schloss Laufen at the hill top create an enchanting atmosphere. In summer you can take a boat trip across the white-water of the cataracts to the Centre Rock, with a short climb up some stairs to the top for an exhilarating view of the rushing water. The Känzeli Lookout, with a protruding platform at the base of the falls, provides the most spectacular view.
Later board the train from Rhine Falls to Zurich. Check in at hotel. Spend the rest of the day on your own, exploring Zurich's cobbled streets, wandering through its museums, exploring its flea markets or walking away with free gifts from its chocolate factories. The quays, with their promenades, are made for walking, especially along the shores of the lake Zurich. Stroll at the Bahnhofstrasse the most beautiful shopping street in the world. Overnight in Zurich.
Travel from Lucerne to Zurich
Day 8: Departure
Your Swiss holiday comes to an end today as you pack, check out of your hotel and make your way to the airport.