A Globus tour is more than just a holiday – it’s everything you need, taken care of. All of Globus tours include:
Sightseeing and VIP access: Globus offers you more included features and behind-the-scenes local experiences than any other tour operator – plus, you get special VIP access at the must-see sights. We actually take you inside the most awe-inspiring places – right to the front of the queue and through the front door. Our itineraries clearly indicate inside visits and included features by putting them into UPPERCASE.
Superior hotels: Only on a Globus tour can you see all the sights, hit the town for the evening and then stroll back to a comfortable bed. Our hotels have been selected for their comfort, beauty and central location so you’re perfectly positioned to make the most of each stop. All hotel and city taxes, service charges and tips for baggage handling are included.
Meals: Food and wine tastings, plus traditional meals at local restaurants, help you experience your destination’s
culture through its cuisine. Globus tours always include several meals, each featuring at least one complimentary glass of regional wine, beer, soft drinks, coff ee or tea for an additional taste of local flavour.
Local Favourites: Globus go beyond the excursions off ered by other tour operators and arrange special events and activities
just for Globus guests to get an authentic taste of local life. Whether that’s learning to dance the Viennese waltz in an exclusive lesson in Strauss, or discovering life on a husky farm in Finnish Lapland, see which Local Favorites are included on each tour, just look out for the icons on the holiday pages.
Plus: Your Globus tour also includes our private home pick-up service, transfers, Wi-Fi (where available) and air-conditioning on our deluxe coaches, porterage, and any airport or port charges.
You even have the chance to personalise your trip with extra days and additional optional excursions.
Departure Dates 2019 : Top of Switzerland : 7% discount on all dates
Cosmos brochure price from £1599
Travel 55 discount price from £1488
Telephone Cosmos on 0330 8088 351 and quote Travel 55 code TR55C
Prices are ‘guide from’ prices, all of Cosmos holidays are based on live flight pricing which can change at any time and are subject to your individual requirements - telephone Cosmos on 0330 8088 351 for up to date availability and prices. Don't forget to quote Travel 55 code TR55C to receive your 7% discount.
May 6, 13, 20, 27
August 5, 12, 19, 26
June 3, 10, 17, 24
September 2, 9, 16, 23
July 1, 8, 15, 22, 29
Cosmos access real-time airline pricing to offer you the best holiday price available on the day you book. The ‘from’ price shown above is a guide at the time of going to print, based on two people sharing a room, travelling on 6 May 2019. Please call Cosmos to get a quote for your own party size and chosen departure date/airport. Please see Cosmos Terms & Conditions for further details. Please check tour details with the operator at time of booking as Cennet Ltd cannot be held responsible for any errors showing on it’s website
Holiday Itinerary - Top of Switzerland
Day 1: Arrive in Zurich, Switzerland.
Welcome to Zurich! At 6pm, meet your Tour Director and travelling companions for a welcome dinner at your hotel. (D)
Day 2: Zurich - Emmental Valley - Interlaken.
Discover Zurich’s well-preserved OLD TOWN with its medieval guild houses on foot during your orientation walk, before continuing to the Emmental Valley. Stop at the SCHAUKÄSEREI AFFOLTERN to try out the locally produced cheese, and have a light lunch. Then, continue your journey deep into the Alps and arrive in Interlaken. The town’s unique location, nestled between Lake Thun and Lake Brienz and surrounded by the world-famous Eiger, Mönch, and Jungfrau mountains, guarantees spectacular views. (B,L)
Day 3: Interlaken. Excursion to the Jungfrau.
An unforgettable trip to the high Alpine wonderland of ice and snow is the true highlight of a visit to Switzerland. At an amazing 11,332 feet, the JUNGFRAUJOCH is Europe’s highest railway station. Jungfrau’s 13,642-foot summit was first ascended in 1811 and, in 1912, the rack railway was opened. Enjoy the Alpine Sensation, the Panorama 360° Experience, the ICE PALACE, and take the elevator to the Sphinx Observatory. Also receive your Jungfrau Passport as a souvenir to take home with you. The round trip to the “Top of Europe” by MOUNTAIN TRAIN will take most of the day. (B)
Day 4: Interlaken - Brienz - Ballenberg - Lucerne.
A scenic drive through charming mountains brings you to cozy Brienz, where you will visit the interesting WOODCARVING MUSEUM. Also walk through the romantic Brunngasse, once awarded the title “Most Beautiful Street in Europe.” A visit to the fascinating OPEN-AIR MUSEUM of Ballenberg has been included to marvel at the centuries-old buildings from all parts of Switzerland. Arrive in picturebook Lucerne, where you will stay for the next two nights. You may wish to join an optional folklore party with cheese fondue, yodeling, and alphorn blowing. (B)
Day 5: Lucerne.
Follow your Tour Director for a pleasant walk and admire Thorwaldsen’s LION MONUMENT, dedicated to the Swiss Guards who protected the Royal House of France during the French Revolution. Walk along ornate patrician houses of the walled Old Town, then cross the famous covered CHAPEL BRIDGE to the Jesuit Church, the first large baroque church built in Switzerland on the north side of the Alps. Later, an exciting optional excursion is available to Mount Pilatus, the “Guard of Lucerne.” This evening, a farewell dinner has been prepared to celebrate your holiday as the best way to say auf Wiedersehen. (B,D)
Day 6: Lucerne.
morning. Transfer transfer to Zurich airport for your flight to the UK. (B)
You’ll always visit the key sites and enjoy more inclusions; inside visits and special features are shown in UPPERCASE in the tour description, including admission charges where applicable.