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Reiseroute Westroute Grand Tour of Switzerland

Highlights

  • Zermatt with the view of the Matterhorn 
  • The wine-growing region of Lavaux at Lake Geneva
  • The Jura - the cradle of watchmaking
  • Geneva - the south-western corner of French-speaking Switzerland
  • The chalet village of Gstaad in the Bernese Oberland
Heidi Marthaler

«The Grand Tour of Switzerland is the perfect route to discover different regions of Switzerland.»

Janic - Our Switzerland expert

Day 1

Overnight stay in Geneva

Highlights: Water fountain Jet d'eau, European headquarters of the UNO, Place du Bourg-de-Four - the oldest square in the city, "Horloge Fleuri" - the clock made of flowers in the English Garden, Lake Geneva

Der Jet d'eau in Genf

Day 2

Geneva - Gstaad / approx. 235km

Journey from Geneva to Gstaad via Lausanne and Fribourg. Overnight stay in Gstaad.

Highlights: lympic museum in Lausanne, Fribourg with its medieval charm, journey through the region of La Gruyère, chalet village of Gstaad.

Fribourg Region - Estavayer-le-Lac

Day 3

Gstaad - Lucerne / approx. 315km

Drive from Gstaad via Interlaken to Lucerne. Overnight stay in Lucerne.

Highlights: Interlaken with views of the Eiger, Mönch and Jungfrau, excursion to Bern, excursion to the Brienzer Rothorn, Chapel Bridge in Lucerne

Luzern bei Sonnenuntergang und im Hintergrund die Kappelbrücke

Day 4

Lucerne - Zermatt / approx. 178km

Journey from Lucerne over the Furka Pass to Täsch. Journey continues by train to Zermatt. Overnight stay in Zermatt

Highlights: Chapel bridge in Lucerne, excursion to Pilatus, Rigi or Stanserhorn, Furka Pass at 2,429 m above sea level, Aletsch glacier

Aussicht auf den Aletschgletscher von der Riederalp

Day 5

Zermatt - Montreux / approx. 150km

Train journey from Zermatt to Täsch. Journey continues by car via Leysin to Montreux. Overnight stay in Montreux.

Highlights: Gornergrat Railway, Aigle, 360° restaurant on the Berneuse (2'048m) in Leysin, Chillon Castle in Montreux, Charlie Chaplin World Montreux

Zermatt mit dem weltbekannten Matterhon

Day 6

Montreux - Geneva / approx. 95km

Journey from through the Lavaux wine region past Lake Geneva to Geneva.

Highlights: Lavaux wine-growing region, Olympic capital Lausanne, boat trip on Lake Geneva, Musée d'art moderne et contemporain in Geneva

Charlie Chaplin World in Montreux

Inclusions

  • Overnight stays incl. breakfast in Geneva, Gstaad, Lucerne, Zermatt, Montreux
  • 2nd class train ticket Täsch - Zermatt -Täsch
  • “Grand Tour of Switzerland” Road map
  • “Grand Tour of Switzerland” travel guide
  • From price per person in 3-star double room, excluding flights
  • Booking period: all year round
  • Travel period: 01.04. - 26.10.2022 & 01.04. - 26.10.2023
  • Price example calculated on 15.05.2022 for 01.05.2023

Good to know

  • Travel documents are sent by email and in exceptional cases by post.
  • Trip can also be booked in reverse
  • Additional overnight stays in Geneva, Gstaad, Lucerne, Zermatt and Montreux bookable
  • The route only runs over motorways when it is necessary
  • When using your own car, a motorway vignette is required.
  • Rental car can be booked optionally
  • Recommended travel time: May - October
  • Please inform yourself about the road conditions at www.alpen-paesse.ch before you start your journey.
  • Alternatives such as tunnels or car transport possible

Tip:

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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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