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Mountain Railways – R701

Itinerary :

Day 1: 
Arrival in Lucerne by train 2nd class from the Swiss border or any Swiss airport. Overnight in Lucerne.

Day 2: 
Enjoy a ride in the first revolving gondola to Mount Titlis at 3020 m/10’000 ft. In Lucerne you board the train to Engelberg. There a small gondola takes you up to the Trübsee. You continue your trip by another gondola to Stand. Finally the revolving gondola takes you up to Mount Titlis. For a spectacular, close-up insight into a glacier, you visit the glacier cave and ride the Ice Flyer chairlift. And get your thrills on the TITLIS Cliff Walk, a spectacular Suspension bridge at a height of 3041 m/10'000 ft. Overnight in Lucerne.

Day 3:  
Rail journey from Lucerne to Interlaken over the Brünig Pass via the wood-carving village of Brienz. Overnight in Interlaken.

Day 4:  
The beautiful Bernese Oberland! First from Interlaken Ost via Grindelwald or Wengen to the Kleine Scheidegg, at the foot of the famous Eiger North Wall. Then by Jungfrau Railway via the Eiger Glacier to the Jungfraujoch – at 3454 m/11,333 ft the highest railway station in Europe. Views of the Aletsch Glacier, the longest glacier in the Alps. Second overnight in Interlaken

Day 5:  
Travel either via the Lötschberg base tunnel directly to Visp and further to Zermatt. Or by the RegioExpress Lötschberger – the train with big windows using the Lötschberg mountain route, passing the imposing Kander Viaduct, the helical tunnel around the Felsenburg and the descent to Brig with the imposing view onto the Rhone Valley and continue your journey to Zermatt (www.bls.ch/loetschberger). Zermatt, at the foot of the Matterhorn, is the perfect Alpine resort. On arrival you might take the opportunity to go on an optional excursion to Rothorn paradise to enjoy the best view of the Matterhorn. Overnight in Zermatt.

Day 6:  
Board the cogwheel railway up to the Gornergrat, with views of the majestic Matterhorn, Monte Rosa and other spectacular summits. Overnight in Zermatt.

Day 7:  
Return to Swiss border or airport or continue your stay in Switzerland at your own request.


Our Price Includes :

  • Swiss Transfer Ticket Combi:Mountain Railways (4 transfers) 2nd class from Swiss border or airport
  • Excursions to Mount Titlis incl. Ice Flyer chairlift, Jungfraujoch and Gornergrat
  • 2 nights each in Lucerne, Interlaken + Zermatt, room with private facilities, breakfast
  • Any additional tickets for optional excursions to travel by rail, boat, postal-coaches and cable cars can be purchased at 25–50% of the regular fares

Good To Know

Upgrade 1st Class Rail  CHF 120

Prices per person in CHF

  3* Hotel
01.05.18–01.10.18
3* Hotel
29.03.18–01.05.18
01.10.18–05.11.18
16.11.18–22.12.18
07.01.19–01.04.19
4* Hotel
01.05.18–01.10.18
4* Hotel
29.03.18–01.05.18
01.10.18–05.11.18
16.11.18–22.12.18
07.01.19–01.04.19
Double Room 1236 1246 1476 1476
Single Room 1408 1386 1716 1716