SWITZERLAND’S MOUNTAIN RAILWAYS

Mountain Railways

Enjoy the wonderful Swiss mountains with this 7-day tour with excursions to the Jungfraujoch, the Gornergat and Mt. Titlis.
Destination: Lucerne » Engelberg » Mt Titlis » Lucerne » Brienz Jungfraujoch » Interlaken » Lötschberger » Zermatt » Gornergrat

Itinerary

Day 1 | Arrive in Lucerne
Travel by rail in 1st class from any Swiss border or airport rail station to Lucerne. Optional excursion, if time permits, to Mt Pilatus. Overnight in Lucerne.

Day 2 | Lucerne to Mount Titlis
Enjoy a ride in the first revolving gondola to Mount Titlis. 3020m. In Lucerne board the LSE-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 close-up insight into a glacier, you visit the glacier cave and ride the Ice Flyer chairlift. Overnight in Lucerne. (B)

Day 3 | Lucerne to Interlaken
Rail journey from the city of Lucerne to Interlaken over the Brünig Pass via the wood-carving village of Brienz.
Overnight in Interlaken. (B)

Day 4 | Jungfraujoch Excursion
The beautiful Bernese Oberland! Travel from Interlaken Ost via Grindelwald or Wengen to the Kleine Scheidegg, at the foot of the famous Eiger North Wall. Then, take the Jungfrau Railway via the Eiger Glacier to the Jungfraujoch – at 3454m the highest railway station in Europe! Experience amazing views of the Aletsch Glacier, the longest glacier in the Alps. Overnight in Interlaken. (B)

Day 5 | Interlaken to Zermatt
Travel via Visp and further to Zermatt. 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. (B)

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

Day 7 | Depart Zermatt 
Depart Zermatt by rail to any Swiss border or airport or alternatively continue your stay in Switzerland. (B)

Swiss Mountain Railways mapPrice includes:

  • Swiss Card Mountain Railways with 4 first-class rail transfers (from/to Swiss border or airport railway station)
  • 1st class seat reservation for Golden Pass – Lucerne – Interlaken Express
  • Excursions to Mt Titlis with Ice-Flyer chairlift, Jungfraujoch & the Gornergrat (2nd class only)
  • 2 nights Lucerne,
    2 nights Interlaken,
    2 nights Zermatt
    in a room with private facilities and breakfast daily
  • Any additional tickets for optional excursions to travel by rail, boat, postal-coaches and cable-cars can be purchased at 25–50% off the regular fares
  • Service charges, taxes and VAT

Does not include:

  • Train seat reservations unless otherwise stated

Dates and Rates

Prices are starting from, per person and subject to currency fluctuations

Prices are starting from, per person.

Mountain Railways
Prices from:
3 Star Hotel 4 Star Hotel
Twin Single Twin Single
1- 8 Apr 2016, 9 Jan – 31 Mar 2017 1722 1923 2006 2380
9 Apr – 30 Sep 2016 1834 2076 2171 2505
1 Oct – 31 Oct 2016
20 Nov – 24 Dec 2016
1845 2045 2160 2505
Additional nights
Lucerne: 1-30 Apr 2016,
1 Oct 2016 – 31 Mar 2017
135 178 158 234
Lucerne: 1 May – 30 Sep 2016 163 220 227 298
Interlaken: 1 – 30 Apr 2016,
1 Oct 2016 – 31 Mar 2017
135 178 158 234
Interlaken: 1 May – 30 Sep 2016 163 213 220 284
Zermatt:1-8 Apr 2016,
9 Jan – 31 Mar 2017
220 237 288 309
Zermatt: 9 Apr – 22 Oct 2016,
11-23 Dec 2016
157 174 209 245
For the hotel listing for the above package click here
Senior and Child rates on request, Excludes Christmas and New Year Periods.

To enquire or book call 02 9997 1277