Switzerland & Italy

8 Days


Day 1:

Arrival in Switzerland - Interlaken Welcome to Switzerland. The alpine country that you have been watching in movies and reading about since childhood! Board your train from Zurich to Interlaken - known for its spectacular mountain scenery, sparkling lakes & folklore traditions. Using your swiss pass (which by the way not only a train pass, but gives you unlimited access also to swiss public transport), take the train to Interlaken. Check-in upon arrival and spend your first night here unpacking the essentials (and charging your phone and camera) to prepare for a week full of adventure and excitement. Overnight Interlaken.

Day 2:

Interlaken – Visit to Stanserhorn After breakfast, proceed to Stans, the starting point to reach The Stanserhorn, where you take the funicular and the cable car up the mountain. The cable car, called CabriO, has two decks. The upper deck is open and offers a great opportunity to take pictures. Overnight Interlaken

 

Optional Tours:

1.Grindelwald First

Take the train to Grindelwald for your First excursion. The Grindelwald First Lift – a 3 staged and was once the longest Chair lift of Europe. Lake Bachalpsee area where the snow-clad Alpine peaks are mirrored in its blue, crystal-clear waters. Price Includes: Grindelwald - First - aerial gondola ride plus your choice of any two activities. Activities: 1. First Flyer 2. First Glider 3. Mountain cart 4. Trotti Bike.

2.Jungfraujoch

Take an early train to Interlaken and keep your luggage at the station by paying a nominal locker fee directly. After a scenic train ride through alps, reach Grindelwald where you ride a spectacular cogwheel train to the top. Standing on the Jungfraujoch 3,454 metres above sea level, you can feel it with your first step: this is a different world. It's one you have to experience.

 

 

Day 3:

Interlaken - Lucerne After breakfast, checkout and proceed to Lucerne, Its picturesque old town that can easily be explored on foot. Board the Luzern–Interlaken Express which has hourly frequency. Travel through on scenic Golden Pass Line through Brunig Pass. Arriving in Lucerne after 2 hours, reach the hotel and keep your luggage and return to Lucerne Station for Lake Lucerne Cruise - Right next to the station, proceed to Cruise pier. Your Swiss pass covers the boat cruise on Lake Lucerne. You’ll be fascinated by the scenery, the attractions of inland navigation and the historical places dotted along the shoreline. On the outer deck, enjoy the breath of fresh air. The mountain peaks gave you adrenaline rush now the cruise will calm your nerves! In the evening, have a leisurely walk on the historical & wooden Kappelbrucke (Chapel bridge), see the famous Napoleon-era Lion Monument - a giant dying lion carved out of a wall of sandstone rock above a pond, designed as a memorial for the Swiss soldiers. Overnight Lucerne.

Day 4: 

Lucerne - Mt Titlis – Lucerne After breakfast, take a 45-minute train ride to Engelberg to visit Mt Titlis. TITLIS Rotair – the world's first revolving cable car, glacier cave, TITLIS Cliff Walk – Europe's highest suspension bridge and TITLIS glacier park. In the evening you return to Lucerne. Overnight Lucerne.

Day 5:

Lucerne – Milan Departure from Lucerne and take a train to Milan. Milan is a Global Capital of Fashion and Design. Later proceed for Milan City Sightseeing Hop-on Hop-off Tour - 1 day. Milan from a different perspective, without having to cope with the hectic pace of this metropolis aboard an open-top double-decker bus. Overnight Milan.

Day 6:

Milan - Venice After breakfast proceed to Venice by train Known as the Floating City for its famed canals. The lagoon and a part of the city are listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. On arrival check in at hotel & rest at leisure. Overnight Venice.

 

Optional Tour: Gondola Ride – 30Mins

Take a classic guided gondola ride along the Grand Canal and watch for sights such as the Rialto Bridge, Campo Manin, and other popular Venice sights from its most iconic boat. Pass smaller canals and passageways not visible from the city’s narrows streets, a great introduction to Venice for travelers short on time.

Day 7:

Venice After breakfast, proceed for Murano, Burano & Torcello excursion which takes you on a visit to its islands, famous not only for handcrafts: Murano for the glass factory, Burano for the laces, and then there’s the jewel of an island called Torcello, where the first cathedral in Venice was built. Overnight Venice.

Day 8:

Venice – Home After breakfast, checkout and depart to Airport by private transfer. (Or you can extend your stay to explore the destination on own.)

 

Inclusions:

• 7 nights’ Accommodation (Bed & Breakfast)

• Swiss Travel Pass 2nd class 4 consecutive days

• Private Transfer Venice Hotel – Airport

• Lucerne to Milan 2nd class train ticket

• Milan to Venice 2nd class train ticket

• Mt Stanserhorn Excursion

• Lake Lucerne Cruise

• Mt Titlis ticket

• Milan City Sightseeing Hop on Hop off tour – 1 day.

• Murano, Burano & Torcello on Shared basis

Exclusions:

• Local city taxes collected by the hotels.

• Travel Insurance

• Any items not mentioned in the program.

Exclusions:

• Local city taxes collected by the hotels.

• Travel Insurance

• Any items not mentioned in the program.



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