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Swiss Lakes & Snowflakes

Europe
  • Duration: 6 days
  • Board Basis: Mixed Board
  • Tour Ref: D2TTRAFWSS

Holiday Summary

  • Travel Type: Air

From your stunning lakeside setting in Lucerne, discover Switzerland's incredible mountain scenery by cogwheel railway, cable car and train.

From your stunning lakeside setting in Lucerne, discover Switzerland's incredible mountain scenery by cogwheel railway, cable car and train.

PRICE FROM ? £1149 per person
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What's Included

  • Return flights from Heathrow with Swiss International
  • 5 nights half board in a 3-star hotel
  • 10 meals: 5 breakfasts, 5 dinners
  • All excursions included
  • Travelsphere Tour Manager and Local Guide
  • Overseas transfers and other transportation
  • Porterage
  • Audio Guide​

 

  • ​Walking tour of Lucerne
  • Take the cogwheel railway up Mount Rigi
  • 4-day 'Tell-Pass'
  • The House of Chronoswiss watchmaking factory
  • Journey by train to Interlaken
  • Express train to Engelberg and cable-car ride up Mount Titlis


 

Not Included

Itinerary

  • DAY 1 UK/Lucerne
  • ​Depart on your scheduled flight to Zurich and transfer to Lucerne by train. Your hotel is conveniently located just a short stroll from the railway station. Join your Tour Manager and Local Guide on an included walking tour of Lucerne, set amongst mountains with the River Reuss flowing through it. Originally part of the town's fortifications, the eaves of the historic wooden Chapel Bridge depict the town's local legends. You'll also see the Lion Monument, which pays tribute to the Swiss mercenaries who lost their lives during the French Revolution, and head to the Glacier Garden, a museum built around a glacial pothole from the Ice Age. ​
  • DAY 2 Mount Rigi
  • ​Mount Rigi is known as the 'Queen of the Mountains' and you'll discover its splendour on today's excursion. Your journey begins by boat to Vitznau, where you'll board a train and travel on Europe's oldest cogwheel railway – the Mount Rigi Railway – up the mountain. On a clear day, you'll see the snowcapped Alps, 13 lakes and across to Germany and France. Continue by cogwheel train to Kaltbad, with an onward cable car ride to tranquil Weggis. Your tour ends with a boat journey to Lucerne.​
  • DAY 3 Lucerne
  • ​This morning, a short walk along the lake takes you to the House of Chronoswiss, Lucerne's watchmaking factory. You'll learn everything there is to know about watchmaking before receiving a small gift to take home​
  • DAY 4 Engelberg & Mount Titlis
  • Today's included tour begins as you board the Lucerne-Engelberg Express train. In Engelberg you'll take a revolving cable car ride above the mountain peaks to the top of Mount Titlis. Alight to discover a glacier cave with a walkway descending 20 metres below the surface. And if you've a head for heights, be sure to take the Titlis Cliff Walk – 150 steps along Europe's highest suspension bridge which is 500 metres off the ground. Before our return journey to Lucerne, perhaps visit Engelberg Abbey and cheese factory.​
  • DAY 5 Interlaken
  • ​Today you'll reach Interlaken via the famous Brünig Pass. Relax on this two-hour journey on the LucerneInterlaken Express, admiring crystalclear lakes and waterfalls from your window. Interlaken is a delight to explore and you'll do so in the company of a Local Guide. ​
  • DAY 6 Lucerne/UK
  • ​Today you'll travel by train ​to Zurich with an onward flight back to the UK.
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Accommodation

    • Hotel Waldstatterhof
    • You will stay in the 3-star Hotel Waldstätterhof, perfectly located in the centre of Lucerne and near to the landmark Chapel Bridge. The hotel features a restaurant and lift. Guest rooms have en suite facilities, complimentary wi-fi access, safe and tea/coffee-making facilities.
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Optional Excursions

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Further Information

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