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Glacier Express Rheinschlucht im Sommer

Highlights

  • Chur - Oldest town in Switzerland
  • Landwasser Viaduct - UNESCO World Heritage Site
  • Rhine Gorge - Grand Canyon of Switzerland
  • Oberalp Pass - Source of the Rhine
  • Centovalli - Valley of the 100 valleys
  • Lake Maggiore - Ticino
Jessica Petzold

«I particularly liked the Oberalp Pass, with its wide, breathtaking view into the valley.»

Jessica - Our Switzerland expert

Day 1

Travel by public transport from your starting point in Switzerland to Chur. Overnight stay in Chur.

Highlights: Brambrüesch - the local mountain, the old town

Die Altstadt von Chur

Day 2

Chur - Zermatt / approx. 6 h

Travel on the Glacier Express from Chur to Zermatt. Overnight stay in Zermatt.

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

Glacier Express in der Rheinschlucht

Day 3

Zermatt - Lugano / approx. 5h 15 min

Travel by regional trains and the Centovalli Railway from Zermatt to Lugano. Overnight stay in Lugano.

Highlights: LAC Art and Culture Centre, Parco Civico Ciani - lakeside park, Monte Brè, Monte San Salvatore, Church of Santa Maria degli Angioli, Old Town of Lugano.

mit der Centovalli Bahn von Locarno nach Domodossola

Day 4

Lugano - Chur

Travel on the Bernina Express bus from Lugano to Tirano. Onward journey from Tirano on the Bernina Express train to Chur. Overnight stay in Chur.

Highlights: Highest railway line over the Alps, Alp Grüm, Lago Bianco, Brusio circular viaduct, Tirano in Italy

Der Bernina Express in Tirano

Day 5

Return journey by public transport to your final destination in Switzerland or extend your stay.

Die Altstadt von Chur

Inclusions

  • All rail travel as per itinerary
  • Overnight stays incl. breakfast in Chur, Zermatt and Lugano
  • Seat reservation on the Glacier Express
  • Seat reservation on the Bernina Express train and bus
  • Half Fare Card
  • From price applies per person in a 3-star double room, 2nd class, excluding flights
  • Booking period: all year round
  • Travel period: 14.02. - 22.10.2022 & 13.02. - 14.10.2023
  • Price example calculated on 27.05.2022 for 13.02.2023

Good to know

  • Best access via main airports of Zurich, Geneva, or Basel. All our packages exclude flights – see Flight Options
  • Travel documents are sent by email and in exceptional cases by post.
  • Trip can also be booked in reverse
  • Additional overnight stays in Chur, Zermatt and Lugano bookable
  • Book your lunch on the Glacier Express.
  • Here you can find the current timetables

Tips:

  • Would you like to make someone happy? Why not offer them the trip as a gift?

Flight Options

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Our in-house flights experts will be happy to offer advice and to book the most convenient flight for your trip.

Your flights will be covered by our package booking conditions and will be protected under our ATOL license. We will charge £35 per person for this flight booking service. 

Alternatively book your flights directly with Swiss - our preferred partner for flights to Switzerland.

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We are both the official and largest tour operator for holidays to Switzerland and have been in operation for over 30 years with ABTA and ATOL protection. Please give us a call and we will be happy to go through your plans. Call +44 207 420 4900 to speak with us or send us your travel request via [email protected].

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