Country Roads of Switzerland

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  • Booking Type Instant booking
  • duration 14 days
  • tour type Group Request as private
  • age requirement 5-99 yrs
  • max group size 48
  • guiding method Fully guided
  • Tour Code BM-21200
  • Footprint Carbonneutral CO2 emissions resulting from all trips on Bookmundi will be offset via investments in carbon reduction projects.
  • Operated in English
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  • Starts Zurich, Switzerland
  • Ends Zurich, Switzerland
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HIGHLIGHTS Download trip notes
  • Stanserhorn: Journey to the top of Mount Stanserhorn on a panoramic, open-top cable car powered by solar energy, and enjoy spectacular views from the summit.
  • Lucerne: See the emotive Lion Monument, Jesuit Church and Chapel Bridge.
  • Bern: Your exploration with a local historian through Switzerland's capital includes seeing the floral displays, Cathedral of St. Vincent, Federal Palace, clock tower and Ogre Fountain.
  • Gruyères: Travel along valley floors covered with rich meadowland, to the pretty town of Gruyeres. Your Travel Director leads an orientation tour where you will see the main street and 13th century castle.
  • Montreux: At the foot of the Alps this town boasts one of the most beautiful walks along Lake Geneva, join your Travel Director for an orientation before there is free time to explore.
  • Geneva: With your Travel Director you'll discover the Jet d'Eau and the Floral Clock.
  • Lake Geneva: Enjoy first-class seats as you cruise on the serene waters of the King of Lakes, inspiration to the early Romantic movement.
  • Martigny: View the Roman Amphitheatre during your orientation.
  • Sion: Your Travel Director will show you the two fortress-churches, the cathedral and Old Town Hall.
  • Zermatt: Ride the shuttle trains of the Matterhorn Gotthard Railway up to the traffic-free Alpine resort. Should weather permit, you may even see the majestic peak of the Matterhorn.
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Start and end in Zurich, the tour "Country Roads Of Switzerland" is a guided cultural, religious and historic sites tour that takes 14 days. You will be traveling through Lucerne, Lauterbrunnen, Montreux and 6 other destinations in Italy and Switzerland. "Country Roads Of Switzerland" is a group tour which includes accommodation, transport, meals and others. Please see the package includes section for further details.

See Switzerland in all its natural splendour during this 2-week guided tour that whisks you from snow-capped mountain peaks to floral valleys. Outside Lucerne, complete with wooden bridges and baroque churches, zip to the top of Mount Stanserhorn, a pinnacle so tall you can see France and Germany. Take in beautiful Bern and its Catherdrals with a Local Expert followed by a stop in Gruyères. Glide along the Glacier Express, a glass-topped train that will carry you through the Oberalp Valley and to Grindelwald, an idyllic alpine village set to the backdrop of winding rivers and towering waterfalls. In St. Moritz, a mountain railways pass will allow you to traverse the alpine village’s cable cars, funiculars and chairlifts. Then taste the freshest cuisine in Switzerland during an intimate farm-to-table dinner experience, including cheese.
ITINERARY Expand All
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  • Day 1: Welcome to Lucerne
  • Day 2: Ascend the summit of Mount Stanserhorn
  • Day 3: Bern, Gruyres and Montreux
  • Day 4: Lake Geneva and the Swiss Countryside
  • Day 5: Geneva and Scenic Lake Cruise Relaxed Start
  • Day 6: Martigny, Sion and Zermatt Relaxed Start
  • Day 7: Zermatt at Leisure Relaxed Start
  • Day 8: The Italian Lake District to Baveno
  • Day 9: The Glamour and Glitz of St. Moritz
  • Day 10: Leisure Time in St. Moritz Relaxed Start
  • Day 11: The Glacier Express
  • Day 12: Grindelwald at Leisure Relaxed Start
  • Day 13: Rural Switzerland to Zrich
  • Day 14: Depart Zrich
WHAT'S INCLUDED
Meals
  • Dinner with Wine (x5)
  • Breakfast (x13)
Accommodation
  • Mövenpick Hotel Zürich-Airport. hotel
  • Astoria, Lucerne hotel
  • Grand Suisse-Majestic, Montreux hotel
  • Resort Alex, Zermatt hotel
  • Simplon, Baveno hotel
  • Crystal, St. Moritz , Steffani, St. Moritz hotel
  • Romantik Schweizerhof, Grindelwald hotel
  • Renaissance Zurich Tower Hotel. , Opera Hotel hotel
Transport
  • Travel by coach
Guide
  • Experienced Driver Guide
WHAT'S EXCLUDED
  • Any international flights to/from Zurich are not included in this price. We always recommend that you arrive 1 day prior to your tour starting date.
  • Travel insurance is not included in this Country Roads of Switzerland tour. Travel insurance is mandatory to buy. World Nomads' travel insurance has been designed by travelers for travelers.
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REQUEST A PRIVATE, CUSTOMIZABLE DEPARTURE By design, this is a group tour. You can however request a private, customized version of this tour for yourself or your private group of people. Private departures are usually more expensive, but come with these benefits:
  • Personal Itinerary can be tweaked and customized.
  • Protected Travel within your own bubble.
  • Professional Access our Travel Specialists' insider knowledge.
  • Privacy Enjoy a tour focused solely on you or your travel group.
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CANCELLATION

No additional cancellation fees apply for this Country Roads of Switzerland tour. You can cancel the tour up to 62 days prior departure and avoid paying the full amount, but your deposit paid is non-refundable. No refund applies for cancellations within 61 days of departure.

Payment

For any tour departures within 23 September 2024, full payment is required. For tours that depart later than 23 September 2024, a deposit of 200 USD is required to confirm the tour, and the remaining balance will be charged 61 days before trip departure.

Travel Insurance

Country Roads of Switzerland tour requires that you have adequate and valid travel insurance covering medical and personal accidents, including repatriation costs and emergency evacuation. World Nomads offers travel insurance for independent travelers and intrepid families.

Visa

For this Country Roads of Switzerland tour getting the required visa(s) is the responsibility for each individual traveller, as visa requirements vary depending on your nationality. We recommend to check with your local embassies representing the countries that you are traveling to, as part of this itinerary.

COVID-19 Safety Measures

This trip incorporates the following COVID-19 measures:

  • This tour has received the World Travel and Tourism Council’s ‘Safe Travels’ stamp, which provides travellers with assurance that COVID-19 health and hygiene protocols have been adhered to.
  • Frequently touched surfaces are regularly disinfected. Hygiene safety measures and distancing will furthermore be followed in transportation, accommodation and meal venues.
  • A multitude of COVID-19 distancing measures have been implemented on this package tour to keep travellers safe.
  • This tour requires you to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 at least 14 days before your departure day. Children below 16 who are unable to be vaccinated, will need to provide proof of a verifiable negative test result for COVID-19 taken within 72 hours of this trip departure.
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