Project Description

Zurich – Ringgenberg – Zurich

Explore a world of glaciers, passes and peaks on the incredible Swiss mountain rail network. This unique journey combines the most attractive regions of Switzerland with some of the most spectacular mountain railways of Europe, including the Mount Titlis, the Jungfrau, Glacier 3000 and the Gornergrat railways. The journey takes you from Cen-tral Switzerland to the Bernese Oberland and the Valais.

Day 1: Arrival Zurich transfer to your apartment in Ringgenberg  ( near Interlaken )

Upon arrival at Zurich airport transfer your apartment in Ringgenberg. ( 3 mins walk to Ringgenberg bus stop; 3 mins by train to Interlaken Ost station.

Upon arrival rest of the day is at leisure . You also have an option to take a  stroll along Lake Lucerne or visit the city on your own.

 We visit world-famous sights such as the Chapel Bridge with the octagonal Water Tower, the Jesuit Church and the KKL Luzern (Culture and Convention Centre Lucerne). On the tour you will learn important and humorous facts about the history of Lucerne and the everyday life of its residents. You will discover hidden alleys, visit town squares teeming with activity and even catch a glimpse of the city’s “crown,” the Musegg Wall. Experience renowned sights and many fascinating aspects.

Thanks to its attractions, its souvenir and watch shops, the beautiful lakeside setting and the nearby Excursion Mountains of the Rigi, Pilatus and Stanserhorn, the town is a destination for many travel groups and individuals on their journey through central Switzerland.

Overnight at your apartment in Ringgenberg

Day 2: Excursion to Mount Titlis

Breakfast at your apartment. After breakfast board the train to Engelberg from where the first of a set of three gondolas will slowly take you to a height of 3020 m.

The Titlis is the highest glacier excursion destination and biggest ski and snowboard paradise in Central Switzerland. The Titlis, Engelberg’s ‘house mountain’, and its glacier park are accessible by revolving rotair cableway. At an altitude of 3020 m a.s.l. visitors are treated to a fabulous view of the central Alps. The Titlis Glacier Park and ‘Ice Flyer’ chairlift are a paradise for those keen to glide down the slopes on skis or some of the other snow-gliding equipment for beginners and adventurers which is available free of charge. And there are a freestyle park, glacier grotto in the eternal ice and walking options on the Titlis.

The last stage of your ascent is in the world’s first rotating gondola, the ‘TILTIS ROTAIR’.

Overnight at your apartment in Ringgenberg .

Day 3: Excursion to Jungfraujoch

Breakfast at your apartment.

In Interlaken take the train to the Kleine Scheidegg at the foot of the famous Eiger. Change trains to get on board of the Jungfrau railway und ride via ‘Eiger Gletscher’ to the Jungfraujoch – the highest railway station in Europe at 3454 m with some breathtaking views.

Travel back to Lucerne by train.

Overnight at your apartment in Ringgenberg ..

Day 4: Optional Excursion to Glacier 3000 

Breakfast at your apartment.

Today you are heading to Gstaad by the Golden Pass Line. From Gstaad you will visit Glacier 3000. The mountain station located at 2965 m above sea level was designed by the famous architect Mario Botta. The View Point is rea-ched by walking a few feet to a staircase that leads to the top. Once you reach the top, your view sweeps across the fabulous 360° panorama.

Overnight at your apartment in Ringgenberg ..

Day 5: Excursion to Matterhorn Glacier Paradise

Breakfast at your apartment.  Travel to Zermatt by train and experience an unforgettable journey with beautiful scenery before you reach the famous car-free Alpine resort of Zermatt at the foot of the Matterhorn. Europe’s highest viewing platform – and no cableway takes visitors higher! Amazing views from a totally different angle in a glacial world of snow and ice.

The highest mountain station in the Alps is reached by gondola rail Matterhorn Express to Trockenen Steg, followed by an adventurous cable car ride to the Matterhorn galcier paradise station, which has been cut out in the face of rock.

Overnight at your apartment in Ringgenberg .

Day 6: Excursion to Mount Stanserhorn

Breakfast at your apartment.

The Mount Stanserhorn excursion is one of those amazing adventures that have everything: the old, the new and the timeless. Let’s start at the beginning of your journey and take a trip you’ll take through time on a vintage 1893 funicular train to the middle station of Kalti.

There’s nothing like a classic Swiss experience to ground you as you climb alpine tracks before transferring to the world’s first double-decker open-air cable car.

This modern marvel with 360° views provides tn minutes of unforgettable panoramic splendor. you then arrive at the top of Mount Stanserhorn where you’re greeted by breathtaking beauty. Not to mention views of three countries, ten lakes, and over 62 miles of Alpine mountain range of 6,000 feet above sea level.

Overnight at your apartment in Ringgenberg ..

Day 7: Ringgenberg 

After breakfast rest of the day is at leisure.

Overnight at your apartment in Ringgenberg ..

Day 8: Departure

After breakfast transfer to Zurich Airport to board your flight home.

Tour Price per person on Twin Sharing            INR  1,90, 000

 Tour Price Includes

  1. Economy class return airfare from Mumbai to Zurich.
  2. 7 nights accommodation in 1 room Schwizi’s Apartments  in Ringgenberg (Downtown)
  3. 8 days Swiss Travel Pass in 2nd class.
  4. Jungfraujoch, Interlaken – Top of Europe
  5. Matterhorn Glacier Paradise Zermatt– World’s highest Glacier Palace
  6. Titlis, Engelberg – World’s first revolving gondola
  7. Mount Stanserhorn, – World’s first open double Decker cable car
  8. Visa & travel Insurance.

 Tour Price does not include.

  1. Porterages, tipping and gratuities to staff and guides.
  2. Extra meals visits and activities not indicated.
  3. Personal expenses like Telephones, Drinks, faxes and e-mail, laundry etc…
  4. Any items not mentioned in the ‘Price Includes.’
  5. International travel and medical insurance cover.
  6. GST is applicable on the Tour Cost.

Note:

  • Tour cost is based on the best available prices at the time of costing and are subject to available at the time of booking and valid for bookings before 15DEC16 and travel for the month of May & June.
  • High season surcharge may apply as applicable.
  • Any change in exchange rate between Rupee and Swiss Francs will change the tour price accordingly – currently calculated as on 18 Nov 16

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