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Tour code: BEHMVZZ-0

Tour Inclusions

  • 8 Nights
  • 13 Meals 8 Breakfasts, 1 Lunches, 4 Dinners
  • Hotel
  • Driver
  • Tour Leader

Mountains, Valleys & Lakes of Switzerland

  • 9 days
  • Switzerland
  • Max 18 Passengers

Overview

Explore remote Alpine valleys by mini-coach and scale mountain slopes by railway on this unforgettable tour of Switzerland. Along the way, you’ll gain an insight into local life and time-honoured traditions – while enjoying some of Europe’s most sublime scenery.

Map of Mountains Valley & Lakes of Switzerland | BRT
  • Tour Starts/Ends
  • 1 Overnight Stop
  • Day Stop

The Back-Roads Difference

  • Uncover Switzerland's best-kept secrets, including Appenzell, St Gallen and Weggis
  • Visit a master chocolatier and learn the secrets behind Swiss chocolate making
  • Be blown away by some of Europe's most breathtaking and majestic scenery

Tour Itinerary

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  • Day 1 - Zurich-Schaffhausen-Appenzell

    This morning we’ll meet the group in one of the most impressive cities in the world: Zurich. Then, it’s all aboard the mini-coach as we make tracks to Schaffhausen – which we’ll explore on a walking tour – and Roemerstrasse Wines, where we have a wine tasting session to look forward to. We’ll then move on to our final destination of the day: Appenzell, where we’ll learn how to make traditional biberli (gingerbread pastries) before getting to know each other a little better over a welcome dinner. Accommodation: Romantik Hotel Säntis (or similar)

    • Meals
      • Dinner
  • Day 2 - Appenzell-St Gallen-Appenzell

  • Day 3 - Appenzell-Lucerne-Weggis

  • Day 4 - Weggis-Einsiedeln-Mount Rigi-Weggis

  • Day 5 - Weggis-Eggiwil-Bern

  • Day 6 - Bern

  • Day 7 - Bern-Thun-Interlaken-Wengen

  • Day 8 - Wengen-Jungfraujoch-Wengen

  • Day 9 - Wengen-Zurich

Tour Inclusions

Accommodation

8 nights in boutique accommodation

The Crew

Experienced Back-Roads Tour Leader and Driver

Transport

Premium mini-coach transportation

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  • 22nd July 2019
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    Really everything was great except some hotel rooms were uncomfortably hot with no aircon.