Day 1 Your pick up awaits you from Zurich airport to whisk you away to Luzern where if time allows due to arrival time, you will embark on a City Tour taking in the Lion Monument, the Wooden Bridge, the City Walls and the Old Town. A visit to a chocolate factory or the Rosengart Museum is also available if time allows. Check-in and stay in Luzern.
Day 2 A day in the mountains awaits you. Select from Mt Rigi, Mt Stanserhorn, Mt Titlis or our chosen option Mt Pilatus. Do the Golden round trip and take the boat across Lake Luzern to Alpnachstad and then the Cogwheel to the summit of 7000ft and for breath-taking views. Come down the other side via cable car and journey back into Luzern to either visit the Choci factory or far another small excursion. Stay in Luzern.
Day 3 After a trip to Villa Honegg for some more stunning views of Lake Luzern, we journey into one of the most beautiful regions in Switzerland – the Bernese Oberland. First, we travel over the Brunig Pass and journey over the Susten Pass to the Rhone Glacier. Marvel at this natural phenomenon before heading to the 1.5km Aare Gorge formed by water cutting through limestone, before heading to the magical Giessbach Falls and the enchanting Giessbach Hotel. Drive onto Interlaken and stay there.
Day 4 Finish exploring this beautiful area under the shadow of the Pearly Whites – Eiger, Monch and Jungfrau. Take a trip up the latter or Mt First or Mt Schilthorn, the James Bond Mountain. Stroll through Grindelwald and / or Lauterbrunnen and visit the 297m Staubbach Falls and further down the valley the hidden Trummelbach Falls. If time allows taking the cable car up to Sulwald for unbelievable views of the Swiss Alps. Stay in Interlaken
Day 5 Drive alongside the turquoise coloured lake Thun, possibly stop at Spiez or Thun itself. We reach Bern, the nation’s capital and embark on a City Tour taking in the Bear Enclosure, the Cathedral, the Rosegarden and the Clock Tower. From here we drive on to Zurich, Switzerland`s biggest city and check into your Hotel.
Day 6 Take a trip up Uetliberg, Zurich`s mountain and then take a stroll around the City taking in the major attractions such as Frauenmunster, Grossmunster, Lindenhoff and Bahnhifstrasse for perhaps a bit of luxury shopping. Visit Switzerland`s most famous chocolate shop at Lindt.
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Or extend by 2 days to include Montreux, Gruyere and a wine tasting –
Day 5 Drive south to Montreux or take the Golden line Train from Gstaad to Montreux and enjoy the stunning scenery. Once there explore the lakeside centre or visit the Chaplin or Olympique Museum. Stay in Montreux.
Day 6 Visit a local Vineyard on the banks of Lake Leman. Enjoy a wine tasting and lunch there. Drive onto Bern, visit the charming village of Gruyere and it`s famous cheese dairy and see the delicious cheese being produced, before driving onto the Cailler Chocolate Factory for a self-guided tour and see how this swiss delicacy is made. Arrive and stay in Bern
Day 7 Spend the day in Bern visiting the main sites of the capital city including the Bear enclosure, Cathedral, Clock Tower, and Rosengarten. After lunch drive onto Zurich and make a City Tour of the key sites of Frauenmunster, Grossmunster, Lindenhoff and Bahnhifstrasse for perhaps a bit of luxury shopping. Stay in Zurich
Day 8 Take a trip up Uetliberg, Zurich`s mountain and perhaps visit the Lindt factory shop. Fly out subject to Flight times.
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