Switzerland`s Traditions

Inclusions

    Swiss Tour Pass 2nd class (8 days): border/airport – Zurich – Lucerne – Berne – Montreux – border/airport
    2 x overnight stays with breakfast in Basel
    2 x overnight stays with breakfast in Zürich
    1 x overnight stay with breakfast in Lucerne
    1 x overnight stay with breakfast in Bern
    1 x overnight stay with breakfast in Montreux
    Excursion Swiss Traditions – Appenzellerland (1h guided tour Cheese Factory)
    Excursion to Mount Pilatus (non-guided)
    UNESCO City Tour (1,5h) in Bern (public guided)
    Excursion to Chillon castle (private guided castle tour)

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Day 1: Arrival Basel

Transfer by bus to Basel city. Rest of your time at disposal to discover Basel. Overnight in Basel.

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Day 2: Zurich

After arriving by train in Zurich check in at your hotel and enjoy a leisure day in the biggest city of Switzerland. Zurich offers a unique mixture of attractions - over 50 museums and more than 100 art galleries, international fashion labels and Zurich designs, and the most flamboyant and lively nightlife in Switzerland. Overnight in Zurich.

Day 3: Zurich / Swiss Traditions - Appenzellerland

Unforgettable excursion to the beautiful, idyllic region of eastern Switzerland. You will have a guided visit of a cheese factory and the possibility to taste Swiss cheese. Explore Appenzell, a charming, traditional town with old painted wooden houses - we highly recommend to try local specialities. Overnight in Zurich.

Day 4: Zurich - Lucerne / Excursion Mount Pilatus

Train ride to Lucerne. Afterwards excursion to Mount Pilatus 2132m. The golden roundtrip starts with a boat ride from Lucerne and continues with the world-s steepest cogwheel railway to the top. Overnight in Lucerne.

Day 5: Bern / UNESCO City Tour

Train ride from Lucerne to Bern and public guided city tour through Bern-s Old Town. You will learn more about the Swiss capital and its 800 year-old history. Overnight in Bern.

Day 6: Montreux / Chillon Castle

After breakfast take the train to Montreux and visit Chillon castle. The castle is located on a rock on the banks of Lake Geneva. The castle is the most visited historic building in Switzerland. Enjoy a private guided tour through the well-preserved ruins. Overnight in Montreux.

Day 7: Basel

After travelling to Basel by train you will be able to enjoy the city`s diverse culture. Enjoy your afternoon in the old town and at the Rhine river. Overnight in Basel.

Day 8: Basel - Departure

After breakfast journey back to the airport. Flight back home or to your next holiday destination.