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Walking In The Swiss Alps

Europe
  • Duration: 6 days
  • Board Basis: Mixed Board
  • Tour Ref: D2TJUSSJWSA

Holiday Summary

  • Travel Type: Air

​Immerse yourself in Switzerland's scenic beauty on this holiday to the picturesque village of Wengen. We'll explore the Alpine surroundings on foot, riding cogwheel trains and cable cars to lofty mountainous peaks. We'll also discover the mpressive Trümmelbach Falls – Europe's largest subterranean water falls.

​Immerse yourself in Switzerland's scenic beauty on this holiday to the picturesque village of Wengen. We'll explore the Alpine surroundings on foot, riding cogwheel trains and cable cars to lofty mountainous peaks. We'll also discover the mpressive Trümmelbach Falls – Europe's largest subterranean water falls.

PRICE FROM ? £1549 per person
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What's Included

  • Just You Tour Manager as your host
  • Return flights from Heathrow with Swiss Airlines
  • 5 nights half board in a 4-star hotel
  • 13 meals: 5 breakfasts, 3 packed lunches, 5 dinners
  • Specialist Local Guide
  • Welcome drink
  • Overseas transfers & other transportation
  • Porterage
  • Dedicated Just You representative to greet you at all UK airports
  • Discover the traffic-free Alpine resort of Wengen
  • Walk along the Lütschine River with a Local Mountain Guide
  • Enjoy a guided walk along the Lauterbrunnen Valley
  • Walk to Muerren in the company of a Local Mountain Guide & admire the imposing north face of the Eiger
  • Ride the cogwheel railway to Schynige Platte & explore the Botanical Alpine Garden
  • Discover the Trümmelbach Falls, a true natural wonder

Not Included

Itinerary

  • Day 1 UK to Zurich
  • Today we'll fly to Zurich and transfer by rail to the pretty, traffic-free village of Wengen. After settling in we'll head out for a walk around the village and afterwards you'll have time at leisure. This evening we'll get to know one another better over a welcome drink and dinner at the hotel.​
  • DAY 2 Schynige Platte & Bönigen
  • ​A Walk 14km/8.7mi – 3.5hrs
    After breakfast we'll take a short train ride to Lauterbrunnen. From here the first of our guided walks takes us along the White Lütschine and the Lütschine Rivers to the village of Wilderswil. Here we'll board a nostalgic cogwheel train and wind our way up the mountain to Schynige Platte where we'll be greeted by alphorn players. Enjoy your packed lunch in the company of your travelling companions and perhaps take a stroll around the Botanical Alpine Garden, which is home to more than 600 species of plants.
    After returning to Wilderswil we'll continue our walk to Bönigen. This picture-perfect village on the shores of Lake Brienz is surrounded by beautiful natural scenery and after time to relax, we'll travel to Interlaken and then back to Wengen by train. Dinner will be served at the hotel this evening.​
  • DAY 3 Trümmelbach Falls, Allmendhubel & Muerren
  • ​B Walk 10.1km/6.3mi – 3 hrs
    We'll take the train to Lauterbrunnen again this morning and walk along the valley to the Trümmelbach Falls. We'll have time to discover this magnificent site, a series of 10 glacier-fed waterfalls hidden away inside a mountain, before continuing on foot to Stechelberg. From here we'll take a cable car to Gimmelwald and then continue our walk to Muerren, admiring impressive views of the north face of the Eiger along the way. We'll travel to the summit of Allmendhubel by funicular and if you've already eaten your packed lunch, a lovely restaurant here serves local specialities, drinks and delicious cakes.
    We will follow the trail back down to Muerren and descend to Lauterbrunnen by train and cable car, returning to Wengen by train. Dinner is at the hotel this evening.​
  • Day 4 Wengen
  • We have left today free for you to explore. Why not head out with your travelling companions and make use of your Bernese Oberland Pass so you can explore the region at your leisure. We'll gather as a group again this evening to enjoy dinner at the hotel.​​
  • DAY 5 Männlichen & Kleine Scheidegg
  • ​C Walk 12 km/7.5miles – 4.5 hours
    After breakfast we'll take a cable car to Männlichen, the start-point for today's walk. We walk along the eastern flank of Tschuggen Alp to Honegg. After an easy hike we'll reach Kleine Scheidegg where you can relax and enjoy your packed lunch. After this, we pass through alpine pastures on our walk down to Alpiglen, following the trail to Grindelwald. From here, we will ascend to First by cable car and enjoy panoramic views from the summit, before returning to Wengen by train.
    We'll enjoy our final evening at the hotel, where dinner will be served.​
  • Day 6 Zurich to UK
  • ​We'll transfer to the airport by train for our flight back to the UK. ​
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Accommodation

    • Sunstar Alpine Hotel Wengen
    • 4-star hotel in the village centre of Wengen. Facilities include a restaurant, bar and indoor pool. Guest rooms have private facilities, TV, mini bar, safe and hairdyer.
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Optional Excursions

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Further Information

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