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Whether you're inhaling the mountainous fresh air hiking around Oeschinensee Lake or taking one of the world's great scenic train journey's onboard the fabled Glacier Express. Switzerland will leave you breathless and wanting to come back from more.
We offer a variety of journeys throughout Switzerland covering everything from the must see sights and iconic rail journeys to hiking and cycling experiences. Most of our packages are flexible and can be adjusted to create your own personal program.
Different Rail Experiences you can choose from:
The world's slowest express train connecting railway stations of the two major mountain resorts of Zermatt and St. Moritz via Andermatt in the central Swiss Alps. The train journey on the Glacier Express takes you over spectacular bridges and through several tunnels, right across a picturesque landscape. Travelling towards the Oberalppass, the Glacier Express reaches 2,033m above sea level as its highest point.
Embark on a journey through some of the most beautiful regions in Switzerland. By boat and train you can enjoy the views of central Switzerland and Ticino’s wonderful mountain landscapes, natural wonders and marvels of railway construction. The journey on the Gotthard Panorama Express takes travellers from Lucerne by boat to Flüelen and onwards by train on the historical Gotthard panoramic route to Ticino.
On the highest railway across the Alps, the Bernina Express climbs up to the glistening glaciers before descending to the palms of Italy far below. The train negotiates the 55 tunnels,196 bridges and inclines with ease. At the highest point on the RhB, 2,253m above sea level, you will find the Ospizio Bernina. The railway line from Thusis - Valposchiavo - Tirano has UNESCO World Heritage status.
The Golden Pass train journey undoubtedly reflects the diversity of Switzerland. The ultra-modern trains that operate on the Golden Pass Panoramic line have some unique features. In addition to being extremely comfortable, they are fitted with panoramic windows. Thanks to these windows, you can immerse yourself in the nature outside as you glide past.
The Voralpen-Express, which operates an hourly service between Lucerne and St. Gallen, is the most convenient and beautiful rail link connecting central and eastern Switzerland. Travel past the peaks of the Schwyzer Mythen and the stunning high-moorland plateau of Rothenthurm towards the hills of Toggenburg and across a 99m
The Centovalli railway offers a unique train journey across remote valleys in northern Italy and southern Switzerland. The scenic route runs through the Centovalli (meaning "100 valleys" in Italian) travelling over rocky gorges, past quaint stone villages, and many waterfalls as it winds its way through the narrow valleys in the region.
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Explore the Swiss Mountains
The journey to the Jungfraujoch at 3,454 metres - Europe’s highest altitude railway station - is a highlight of every visit to Switzerland. The Jungfrau Railways is an engineering masterpiece. The last section has been built inside the mountain itself, and the view through the panorama windows at the "Eigerwand" and "Eismeer" stations in the middle of the North Wall are a thrilling experience. The platform of the observatory is located right above the Aletsch Glacier. The "Alpine Sensation" a subway inside the rock marks the centenary of the Jungfrau Railway and connects the Ice Paradise with the Sphinx Hall.
The 2,970-metre Schilthorn offers the finest views of the Eiger, Mönch and Jungfrau! The 360-degree panoramic vista extends over some 200 mountain peaks, and the 32-minute trip to the top by aerial cable way is in itself a popular attraction. Enjoy a meal in the world’s first mountain top revolving restaurant, follow in the footsteps of James Bond, stroll through the traffic-free resort of Mürren or visit the Trümmelbach Falls (small supplement payable locally) in the Lauterbrunnen Valley. New attractions include ‘007 - Walk of Fame’ and “BOND WORLD 007” on Schilthorn and the “Skyline Walk” platform and “THRILL WALK” cliff pathway at Birg.
Glacier 3,000 is one of the most well-known and accessible glaciers in Switzerland, 3,000m above sea level. The Glacier 3000 takes you up the highest mountain in the Lake Geneva region, with stunning views over to the Bernese Oberland mountain ranges. In clear weather you can see 24 summits over 4000m, including the Matterhorn and the Mont Blanc. The mountain station with its Restaurant Botta, designed by the awardwinning architect Mario Botta is worth a visit alone. The Refuge l'Espace offers stunning panoramic views. Enjoy the Peak Walk by Tissot, dog-sled rides, toboggan run, snow fun park, Glacier Walks and Snow bus tours.