The Swiss experience is guaranteed to take your breath away – a sophisticated blend of cultural influences, romance languages, medieval old towns, innovative contemporary design and timeless alpine wonder. Rest assured, the charming stereotypes are all true, and you can happily tour chocolate factories, compare hundreds of cheese varieties, play in the magnificent alps, buy upscale timepieces, and even try your voice at yodeling if that's your thing. But alongside all these old-world traditions, there lives a fresh and modern side to Switzerland, with urban centers boasting edgy architecture and world-class art and entertainment. Always dominating the background is the awe-inspiring energy of the Swiss Alps, full of adventure and scenery no matter your skill level. There's no bad season to visit Switzerland, as this destination brims with activity at all times of year – hiking, skiing, biking, rafting, sipping wine, dipping fondue, browsing markets and riding trains – get ready to find your fun!
Zurich – Lucerne – Lausanne – Geneva
This classic Switzerland itinerary is great for first-time visitors.
Zurich (3 nights) - Old Town (Altsdadt), trendy Zurich West and Landesmuseum, Schaffhausen & Rhine Falls
Lucerne (3 nights) - Chapel Bridge, Mt Pilatus, Lake Lucerne, Interlaken, Grindelwald, Jungfraujoch, Aletsch Glacier & Lauterbrunnen
Lausanne (2 nights) - Old Town, Gothic Cathedral, Saint Maire Castle, Ouchy, Lake Geneva, Montreux and Castle of Chillon
Geneva (1 night) – Old Town, Jet d'eau, Paquis Jetty and Lake Geneva
St. Moritz – Zermatt – Interlaken – Zurich
This week-long Swill Alps ski holiday is great for active families!
St. Moritz (2 nights) - Luxury Swiss ski resort & 'Glacier Express' train to Zermatt
Zermatt (3 nights) - Matterhorn, Bahnhofstrasse shops and restaurants
Interlaken (1 night) - Interlaken, Grindelwald, Jungfraujoch, Aletsch Glacier & Lauterbrunnen
Zurich (1 night)- Lucerne and Chapel Bridge, Zurich Old Town and trendy Zurich West
Discover the wine and cuisine of French-speaking Switzerland with your base in Montreux.
Montreux (6 nights) - Chillon Castle, Vieux Montreux, Fondue cooking class, Gruyeres village and cheese-making, Vevey master chocolatier, Lavaux vineyards and wine-pairing
Switzerland – France – Italy
Hike the Alps across Switzerland, France & Italy!
Courmayeur (2 nights) - Mont Blanc, Val Ferret, alpine huts and Courmayeur town
Montenvers (2 nights) - Aiguille du Midi, Mer de Glace Glacier and Chamonix resort town
Chamonix (2 nights) – Mont Blanc Express, picturesque Swiss mountain villages and La Floria chalet
Regions of Switzerland
The itineraries outlined above are just a few of the possibilities for your trip! Each request for a tailor-made itinerary is different and prices will vary based on your travel dates, group size, hotel and room type preferences, tour and transfer choices, etc. Private trip prices start at $1750 per person (double occupancy) per week.
Please call us for a detailed day-by-day itinerary for any of the programs above. Or, jump straight to the planning form and send us a request! After speaking with one of our expert travel specialists, you will receive your own custom-designed travel plan.
In general, our custom travel itineraries include everything needed to ensure a smooth trip. This can always be modified according to your needs and where you are in your stage of planning:
- - Hotel accommodation with breakfast daily
- - Airport transfers
- - Transfers between destinations (whether by car, van, boat, train, ferry, etc.)
- - Private or group sightseeing as requested (including entrance fees)
- - Personalized support, with contact before, during and after your trip
We are also happy to provide when requested:
- - Flights between North America and Europe
- - Travel insurance
- - Visa assistance
Our programs do not include:
- - Optional gratuities to guides, drivers, etc.
- - Laundry and personal items
- - Bottled beverages or alcohol, and meals where not listed
- - Hotel city tax