Holiday Itinerary Best of Switzerland

Day 1 - Welcome to Zurich

Welcome to the sophisticated Swiss city of Zurich - a flawless blend of fascinating heritage and modern spirit. Meet your Travel Director and fellow travellers for a Welcome Reception and orientation in this beautiful lakeside setting.

Hotel - Mövenpick Regensdorf. Included Meals - Welcome Reception

Day 2 - Journey to Lake Geneva

We leave the bright lights of Zurich behind and stop in Bern with its Old Town, admiring its medieval streets, ornate fountains and arcaded walkways. Journeying to Lake Geneva, we arrive in the resort town of Montreux, set against the pristine backdrop of snow-covered peaks and vineyards. After lunch, consider joining an Optional Experience to cruise Lake Geneva, including a visit to the Charlie Chaplin museum in his former estate, Manoir de Ban.

Hotel - Eurotel. Included Meals - Breakfast

Day 3 - Onwards to Chillon Castle and Zermatt

This morning, we visit Chillon Castle, immortalised by Lord Byron's 'Prisoner of Chillon'. For nearly four centuries, this water fortress was the residence of the Counts of Savoy and an important stop for traders. Our next stop is Bourg en Lavaux, a charming wine village above Lake Geneva, where we'll Connect With Locals over lunch at our Be My Guest experience. Continue your journey to the resort town of Zermatt, set against the backdrop of the snow-capped Matterhorn.

Hotel - Mirabeau/Alpen Resort. Included Meals - Breakfast, Be My Guest

Day 4 - Zermatt Your Way

Spend the day soaking up the crisp mountain air and panoramic alpine vistas. You have a full day on your own to explore the town, or simply relax in beautiful surrounds. Consider an Optional Experience to the Klein Matterhorn for the most spectacular mountain views or explore the heritage of what was once a remote mountain village.

Included Meals - Breakfast

Day 5 - Venture to the Italian Lake Maggiore

Departing Switzerland, we travel to the lakeside town of Baveno on Italy's Lake Maggiore. Spend the rest of the day indulging in the laid-back lakeside atmosphere or consider joining an Optional Experience to Isola Bella, one of the lake's Borromean islands, with its palazzo and exquisite gardens.

Hotel - Simplon/Grand Dino. Included Meals - Breakfast

Day 6 - Off to Alpine St. Moritz

We travel through the scenic Italian countryside, crossing the Swiss border into the scenic Upper Engadine Valley. We stop in the fortified town of Tirano, where we will board the famous Bernina Express train and wind our way through scenic landscapes en route to the stylish resort town of St. Moritz. This evening, enjoy dinner with your fellow travellers.

Hotel - Reine Victoria. Included Meals - Breakfast, Dinner

Day 7 - Journey to Lakeside Lucerne

Journeying through lush green landscapes, past Lake Zurich, we arrive in lakeside Lucerne. Pay tribute to the brave Swiss Guards, who lost their lives defending King Louis XVI at the Lion Monument, and cross the iconic wooden Chapel Bridge before strolling past the city's colourful façades. Consider joining a cruise on the tranquil lake waters and then ride the world's first double deck 'CabriO' cable car to the top of Mount Stanserhorn.

Hotel - Grand Europe. Included Meals - Breakfast

Day 8 - Admire Scenic Brienz and Interlaken

We travel to Interlaken at the heart of Switzerland, which lies in the shadow of the Jungfrau Mountain. Stopping in the village of Brienz en route, we'll Dive Into Culture and gain insights into the centuries-old tradition of wood carving for which this village is so famous. Spend some time on your own and enjoy superb views of the peaks of the Bernese Oberland. This evening, we enjoy a Farewell Dinner with our fellow travellers and Travel Director toasting the highlights of Switzerland we've enjoyed along the way.

Included Meals - Breakfast, Farewell Dinner

Day 9 - Homeward Bound

As our journey through the Best of Switzerland comes to an end, we bid our newfound friends a fond farewell. Find out more about your free airport transfer at trafalgar.com/freetransfers.

Included Meals - Breakfast

Departure dates & prices 2021 Best of Switzerland - 7% discount on all dates

Land only prices flights not include - Call Trafalgar for latest and most competitive flight rates

Trafalgar Brochure Price in Black from £2062

Travel 55 Discount Price in Red from £1918

Tel Trafalgar Reservations on 0800 5335616 and quote Travel Ref: TT55

These prices do not include scheduled flights. Prices can change on a daily basis and Trafalgar want to ensure they offer the latest and most competitive rates, giving you flexibility and choice – Speak to their Travel Experts now for more details. Don't forget to quote Travel 55 code TT55 to receive your 7% discount. Tel Trafalgar reservations on  0800 533 5616.

This tour starts in Zurich

April 17

£2062
£1918

June 12, 19, 26

£2205
£2051

April 24

£2134
£1985

July 2

£2205
£2051

May 1

£2183
£2031

July 10, 17

£2295
£2135

May 8

£2425
£2256

July 31

£2205
£2051

May 15

£2183
£2031

August 7

£2205
£2051

May 22

£2511
£2336

August 14

£2537
£2360

May 29

£2062
£1917

August 21, 28

£2205
£2051

Prices shown are per person based on two people sharing a twin room. Single Supplement is available

Please note: Itineraries and prices are subject to change and are based on availability. Please refer to Trafalgar brochures for booking conditions, other restrictions and page references not included in this website. All holidays subject to Trafalgar Worldwide Terms & Conditions. Please check tour details with the operator at time of booking as Cennet Ltd cannot be held responsible for any errors showing on this website

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Best of Switzerland

Touring Holidays 9 Days - 7% Discount

2021 discount prices from £1751

All the Best of Switzerland with a side visit to Italy. What could be better? Your travels will take you to Lake Geneva for local wine, cheese and delicious desserts in Lavaux, Lord Byron's enchanting Chillon Castle and the pretty town of Brienz for a masterclass in Swiss wood carving.

This breathtaking escorted tour Best of Switzerland comes with a 7% discount saving. To book call Trafalgar Tours  direct on 0800 5335616 and quote Travel ref: TT55 plus the tour code.

To receive your 7% discount call Trafalgar direct on 0800 533 5616 and guote the code: TT55.

Best of Switzerland

  • 9 days – 2 Country
  • From: £1751 (per person twin share)
  • Includes: 8 nights’ accommodation. 12 meals. 8 breakfasts, 1 lunch (Be My Guest), 3 dinners
  • All transport shown. VIP private door-to-door UK airport transfers included. *This service is excluded from UK-based trips

Trip Highlights

CONNECT WITH LOCALS

Enjoy Swiss hospitality and the flavours of local wines, cheeses and breads with the owner of a local vineyard overlooking Lake Geneva. (Day 3)

DIVE INTO CULTURE

Explore the wood-carving heritage of Switzerland's picture-perfect lakeside town of Brienz. (Day 8)

Sightseeing Highlights

  • Discover Zurich and Lucerne
  • View the Chapel Bridge and Lion Monument in Lucerne, the Jungfrau and Matterhorn mountains (weather permitting), Lake Maggiore and Lake Como
  • Scenic Train Ride from Tirano to Pontresina
  • Visit Bern, Chillon Castle, Montreux, Zermatt, St. Moritz, Interlaken and Brienz

Lake Lucerne

Jungfrau

Scheduled Flights

Our prices do not include scheduled flights. Prices can change on a daily basis and we want to ensure we offer the latest and most competitive rates, giving you flexibility and choice – Speak to our Travel Experts now for more details.

VIP Door to door UK transfers

We’ve taken care of every detail in our guided holidays, including how you’ll get to and from the airport.

We’ll pick you up from your home in a private car for a stress-free journey to the airport – so your holiday starts the moment you leave your front door. And when you arrive back in the UK, your driver will be waiting for you at the terminal to take you home.

  • We’ll arrange a convenient pick-up time
  • All cars are first-class saloon vehicles
  • Available for journeys within 150 miles of your departure airport

Of course, you can make your own transfer arrangements too. Just advise your travel agent at the time of booking and your invoice will be reduced by £100 per person.

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Ways to Save

Pay Early Savings. Save Up To £363pp

  • Book and pay in full by 25 February 2021 and you'll save up to 10%.

Please note: All of the above savings are in addition to the Travel 55 discount of 7% that comes when you book direct with Trafalgar using our code: TT55


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