Day 1 Zurich
Upon arrival in Zurich transfer to your hotel. Welcome drink in your hotel. According to your wishes, we can discover “Zurich by night” or you can simply relax in the hotel
Overnight: Eden Au Lac or similar.
Day 2 Zurich
In the morning enjoy a sightseeing tour of Zurich and its main monuments. Take in the fabulous views of the Alps and Lake Zurich from the Zurich is also a shopping paradise. Browse elegant boutiques with international luxury labels at the Bahnhofstrasse or visit traditional shops in the picturesque historic city center. Unwind with a pleasant boat tour on Lake Zurich.
Overnight: Eden Au Lac or similar. (B)
Day 3 Zurich – Lucerne – Interlaken
Travel along the shores of Lake Lucerne to the city of Lucerne. The Chapel Bridge or Kapellbrücke, is the oldest wooden bridge in Europe. Visit the city and enjoy some free time. In the afternoon visit to Brienz and we will see the woodcarvers. Continue to Interlaken under the Mount Jungfrau. At night you enjoy a private dinner inside a cable car cabin. The main course is served in the cable offering spectacular views of the mountains and the sunset over the village of Grindelwald.
Overnight: Victoria Jungfrau Interlaken or similar. (B)
Day 4 Interlaken – Jungfraujoch or Schilthorn – Bern
What would be Switzerland without the mountain range of the Alps? To have an unforgettable view You can choose between climb up to Jungfrauchjoch – Top of Europe , which is with 3,454 meter the highest railway in Europe with ice and guaranteed snow all year – or if prefer you can climb the Piz Gloria ( Schilthorn ) to enter the world of James Bond. Various scenes from the movie “007 in the service of his Majesty” were recorded at Piz Gloria. The views of the Eiger, Monch and Jungfrau mountains are spectacular. Then continue to Bern, a city located near the Aare River and the capital of Switzerland.
Overnight: Hotel Scheizerhof or similar. (B)
Day 5 Berna – Gruyeres – Montreux
The town of Gruyere is well known for the production of Gruyère cheese, one of the most popular cheese in Switzerland. Visit the idyllic villages of Gruyere and Broc. Broc is producing one of the finest chocolates in the world in the “Maison Cailler”. The charming town of Montreux is located on the banks of the lake. Enjoy a overlooking of the Alps from the promenade. Visit the beautiful Chillon Castle which photos you can find in almost every calendar.
Overnight: Montreux Palace or similar. (B)
Day 6 Montreux – Lausanne – Geneva
Continue to the university town of Lausanne. The location of Lausanne on Lake Geneva and surrounded by vineyards is extremely picturesque. By noon arrival in Geneva. Geneva is reputed to offer the best quality of life in the world along with Zurich. During the sightseeing tour will see the beautiful parks along the lake and the European headquarters of the UN. On the street “Rue du Rhone” there are exclusive boutiques like pearls on a necklace. Here you will find prestige watches like Cartier, Patek Philippe and Rolex, jewelry and clothing brand Gucci, Versace and Louis Vuitton.
Overnight: Mandarin Oriental Geneva or similar. (B)
Day 7 Geneva – Zermatt
Continue to Zermatt, probably the most famous alpine village in Switzerland, you travel up the Rodano river valley as far as Täsch. From here continue by narrow gauge train to Zermatt, nestled at the foot of mighty Mount Matterhorn. The picturesque town center is car-free and still preserves its original charm.
Overnight: Mont Cervin Palace or similar. (B)
Day 8 Zermatt – Gornergrat – Lugano
Travel by cog railway to Gornergrat, at an elevation of 3.089 m (10.100 ft). The view of the Matterhorn and the Swiss Alps is truly breathtaking. In the afternoon trip to Lugano in the Ticino region. Here the Swiss quality with “Savoir Vivre” meets the Mediterranean. Strolling along the banks of Lake Lugano on the seawall and alleys of the city feels like being in Italy
Overnight: Splendid Royal or similar. (B)
Day 9 Lugano – Zurich
Free time in Lugano, if you want you can take a boat trip on the lake of Lugano. In the Afternoon we will drive to Zurich Airport with a stop in Bellinzona, famous for their amazing medieval Castles. (B)