Glorious Switzerland

Self-drive Tour

11 nights / 12 days

Perfectly Swiss: A Comprehensive Tour of Switzerland

SELF-DRIVE TOUR

Daily Departure
from April to October

Embrace the Alps and the picture perfect villages that offer incredible vistas of the undulating summits during your custom tailored tour of Switzerland. Glassy lakes reflect the verdant foothills and colorful historical buildings as flower boxes frame the windows and line the streets. Antique castles watch over the valleys as cows graze on herbs, grass, and wildflowers. Monasteries house cheese factories and storefronts display whimsical chocolate statues.

Traverse the countless hiking trails and ride gondolas to breathtaking panoramas. The fascinating culture and ineffable landscape combine for a moment that is uniquely and perfectly Swiss.

Price p.p. from
4500
EUR
The amount will be charged in EUR
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What's Included

  • 2 nights hotel accommodation in Lucerne
  • 2 nights hotel accommodation in Engelberg
  • 2 nights hotel accommodation in Lugano
  • 2 nights hotel accommodation in Mürren
  • 2 nights hotel accommodation in Lausanne
  • 1 night hotel accommodation in Bern

Breakfast daily

Rental Car

  • A self-driven rental car for 12 days; inclusive of Insurance based on 4 persons sharing 1 car. Pick up and drop off at Zurich Airport.

Highlights not to be missed

  • Lucerne: Venture deep into a mountain while visting a former secret military bunker meant to protect the government and army in case of foreign invaders.
  • Visit dairy farms and cheese makers in the Alps for a brief tour of the process and a tasting of the delicious products made on farms and even in a monastery.
  • Witness three castles from the Middle Ages in the small town of Bellinzona.
  • Tour a fascinating chocolate factory to learn about the process of making famous Swiss chocolate before sampling the scrumptious treat.
  • Take a unique ride on a funicular to a mountaintop edging 10,000 feet above sea level for an unforgettable view of the Matterhorn.
  • Enjoy a cruise along Lake Geneva to explore a small chateau memorialized in a narrative poem by Lord Byron.

Tours & Activities Included

  • Lucerne: Private Classic Lucerne City Walk.
  • From Engelberg: Mount Titlis excursion by a rotating gondola.
  • Lugano: Private Walk of Lugano with a Local.
  • Matterhorn Glacier Paradise: Ride to the top of a glacier in a cable car.

Optional Activities

  • Lucerne: Golden Round Trip with Lake Cruise to Mt Pilatus from Lucerne Self-Guided Tour.
  • Lugano Region: Guided Excursion from Lugano to Monte San Salvatore by funicular.
  • From Zermatt: Sunnegga: The family paradise with Matterhorn views.
  • Gruyères: Gruyères Medieval Town Tour with cheese tasting.
  • From Lausanne: Riviera tour with long cruise in Montreux and Lavaux Unesco Tour.
  • Lausanne: The Olympic Museum Entrance Ticket in Lausanne.


Brief Itinerary

Day 1 : Arriva in Switzerland – Lucerne

Day 2 : Lucerne

Day 3 : Engelberg

Day 4 : Mount Titlis – Engelberg

Day 5 : Bellinzona – Lugano

Day 6 : Lugano Lake

Day 7 : Zermatt – Murren

Day 8 : Jungfrau massif – Murren

Day 9 : Gruyeres – Lausanne

Day 10 : Lausanne – Geneva Lake

Day 11 : Bern

Day 12 : Departure from Zurich

Download PDF - Detailed Itinerary

Accommodation

Wake up, in the accommodation type of your choice and enjoy another day of exploration.

COMFORT

These are in well-appointed comfort hotels. All rooms are with private shower or bath and WC. Breakfast is always provided and is included in the price.

QUALITY

These are in quality four-star hotels or the best hotels available at each location at the time of booking. All rooms are with private shower or bath and WC.

LUXURY

These are in luxury or charming hotels. All rooms are with private shower or bath and WC. Breakfast is always provided and is included in the price.

Not Included

  • Flights to/from Switzerland.
  • City Tax and Meals & Beverages.
  • Entrance fees to Attractions (unless otherwise stated).
  • Fees for ferries, tunnels, toll roads, parking of any kind or any other miscellaneous driving expenses.
  • Personal Travel Insurance (highly recommended).
  • Tips and gratuities to drivers and local guides.

Price p.p. from
4500
EUR
The amount will be charged in EUR

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