Scenic Switzerland by Rail
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Experience the best of Switzerland on a tour that showcases classic Alpine scenery. Enjoy journeys aboard three iconic railways as well as time to explore elegant resorts at your own pace on this typically Swiss tour.
Flying from the UK to Zurich, continue by rail to Brig, a traditional Swiss town nestled in a valley.
Travel to Zermatt today, a picturesque village in the Valais region of southern Switzerland, overlooked by the craggy peak of the Matterhorn. Enjoy free time here to explore the car-free streets before returning to Brig at your leisure.
Transfer to Domodossola in Italy today, for a journey on the Centovalli (or the One Hundred Valleys) Railway. Dating back to 1923, the scenic line travels to Locarno, on the northern shores of Lake Maggiore. Wind through valleys and past deep ravines, over bridges, and through tunnels on a route that is famous for its scenic beauty.
Travel by rail to Lake Geneva today, for an excursion to Montreux. This stylish lakeside town is known as the home of magnificent Château de Chillon, and was formerly the home of Freddie Mercury. Originally a Roman settlement, Montreux has blossomed since, thanks to its impressive viticulture and its many world class events, including the iconic Montreux Jazz festival.
Leave Brig behind today, taking a breathtaking journey aboard the Glacier Express. Travelling in panoramic carriages, the train carries you through stunning Alpine scenery, which you have plenty of time to admire through the observation windows of the 'world's slowest express train.' Day 6 is spent at leisure.
Board the iconic Bernina Express today for a journey on one of Switzerland's most scenic routes, from Klosters to Poschiavo. Enjoy time at leisure in Poschiavo.
Transfer to Zurich by rail today for your return flight back to the UK.
Provisional departure and return times, where available, can be found together with dates and prices by clicking on the 'Prices & Availability' button. We will write to you around 10 weeks before your departure date with the precise meeting times for your tour group.
Please note: This tour may be suitable for reduced mobility passengers, please call for further information.
Experience the best of Switzerland on a tour that showcases classic Alpine scenery