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GTT Map Top Attractions

Highlights

  • Lucerne, the picturesque city on Lake Lucerne
  • Interlaken, the gateway to Eiger, Mönch and Jungfrau
  • Panoramic trip with the GoldenPass Line
  • Montreux on Lake Geneva with Lavaux and Chillon Castle
  • Car-free Zermatt
  • Panoramic trip with the Glacier Express
  • Rhine Gorge
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Day 1

Arrival by public transport from your starting point in Switzerland to Lucerne. Overnight stay in Lucerne.

Highlights: Gateway to Central Switzerland, close to the excursion mountains Rigi, Pilatus and Stanserhorn, Chapel bridge, lion monument

Aussicht vom Pilatus in Luzern

Day 2

Lucerne - Interlaken / approx. 1h 50min

Travel on the Luzern-Interlaken Express from Lucerne to Interlaken. Overnight stay in Interlaken.

Highlights: three small lakes; Lungern, Sarnen and Alpnach, Brünig pass, the Giessbach falls and Brienz, Jungfraujoch

Luzern-Interlaken Express in Brienz

Day 3

Interlaken - Montreux / approx. 3h

Travel on the GoldenPass Line from Zweisimmen (change) to Montreux. Overnight stay in Montreux.

Highlights: Gstaad, Château d'Oex, Lake Geneva, Lavaux wine terraces, Chillon Castle

Mit der Goldenpass Line durch die Berge

Day 4

Montreux - Zermatt / approx. 2h 30

Rail journey to Zermatt. Overnight stay in Zermatt.

Highlights: Gornergrat with view to the Matterhorn, Gorner gorge, Schwarzsee with view to the Hörnligrat, Matterhorn reflection on the Riffelsee

velotour in Zermatt an den Riffelsee mit Aussicht aufs Matterhorn im Sommer

Day 5

Zermatt - Chur / approx. 5.30 h

Journey in the Glacier Express from Zermatt to Chur. Return journey by public transport from Chur to your destination in Switzerland or extension of your stay.

Highlights: Drive over the Oberalp Pass, the Rhine Gorge - the "Grand Canyon of Switzerland

Der Glacier Express vor Zermatt

Inclusions

  • Rail journey from your starting point in Switzerland and back
  • Overnight stay incl. breakfast in Lucerne, Interlaken, Montreux and Zermatt
  • Seat reservation in the Glacier Express and GoldenPass Line
  • From price applies per person in a 3-star double room, 2nd class, basic half-fare card
  • Booking period: all year round
  • Travel period: 01.01. - 19.10.2022 
  • Price example calculated on 01.10.2021 for 08.01.2022 

Good to know

  • Travel documents are sent by email if possible, in exceptional cases by post.
  • Additional overnight stays in all Destinations bookable
  • Book your lunch on the Glacier Express. Dish of the day: CHF 34, 3-course meal: CHF 47 (without drinks)
  • Please note the arrival time of the Glacier Express in Chur so that you still have enough time for your journey home.
  • Here you can find the current timetables
  • Glacier Express is not in operation from 24.10. to 10.12.2022

Tip:

  • Benefit from over 100 2 for 1 offers and save up to CHF 4,500 with the Swiss Coupon Pass
  • Would you like to make someone happy? Why not offer them the trip as a gift?
  • Download the new app for the Grand Train tour of Switzerland now and playfully collect points for great offers while discovering the "must see" spots.
  • You can find more inspiration for your trip at our partner MySwitzerland.com/topattractions