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Rail Tours in Switzerland

Spectacular glaciers, charming towns and magnificent Alpine views are only part of what Switzerland has to offer. From the classic narrow-gauge Glacier Express to the wonderful Bernina Express, train travel in Switzerland is an indulgent experience in itself. Exploring by rail takes you through the different regions that make up the melting pot of German, Italian and French cultures. Even travelling to Switzerland is breathtaking with routes that pass through scenic parts of France and Germany. Explore the many facets of train travel in Switzerland with Great Rail Journeys.

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The Romantic Rhine 2015The Romantic Rhine

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Join us on the wonderful MV A-Rosa Viva as we cruise our way through Germany along the romantic River Rhine. From Cologne, we explore charming medieval wine towns, admire the breathtaking scenery of the Rhine Gorge and the majestic Lorelei Rock, and cross the border into Switzerland for a walking tour of the beautiful city of Basel.

Special OfferSAVE £45 IF YOU BOOK BEFORE 19 AUGUST 2014
Glacier Express in Winter (Chur-Kandersteg) 2015Glacier Express in Winter & Spring (Chur-Kandersteg) 2015

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This adventurous twin-centre rail holiday provides ample opportunity to explore the majestic Swiss Alps cloaked in their winter finery, and to enjoy our trip on the famous Glacier Express, surely the slowest, and certainly one of the most scenic 'express' trains in the world.

Traditional Glacier Express 2015Traditional Glacier Express

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Stunning scenery and spectacular views are enough to take your breath away as we travel by rail through the heart of the Swiss Alps on the world-famous Glacier Express train. During our Swiss adventure, we enjoy thrilling mountain railways, charming towns and dramatic Alpine scenery for which Switzerland is justly famous.

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Walking in the Swiss Alps 2015Walking in the Swiss Alps

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Surround yourself with unspoilt scenery in the quaint village of Kandersteg, a true Alpine gem and ideal for walking at all levels. Enjoy scenic mountain railways, and explore the historic town of Metz, situated at the confluence of the Moselle and Seille Rivers.

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Walking in the Swiss Alps 2014Walking in the Swiss Alps

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Surround yourself with unspoilt scenery in the quaint village of Kandersteg, a true Alpine gem and ideal for walking at all levels. Enjoy scenic mountain railways, and explore the historic town of Metz, situated at the confluence of the Moselle and Seille Rivers.

Traditional Glacier Express 2014Traditional Glacier Express

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Stunning scenery and spectacular views are enough to take your breath away as we travel by rail through the heart of the Swiss Alps on the world-famous Glacier Express train. Admire the classic scenery as Switzerland emerges from winter, with the first flowers budding in the Alpine meadows.

Interlaken and the Jungfrau Express in Winter & Spring 2015Interlaken & the Jungfrau Express in Winter & Spring 2015

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The unique location of Interlaken, nestled between Lakes Thun and Brienz, and watched over by the mighty Jungfrau, make the ideal base for a holiday exploring the majestic winter peaks of the Bernese Oberland by train, including spectacular trips to the summit of the Jungfrau and Schilthorn peaks.

Wengen & the Jungfrau Express 2015Wengen & the Jungfrau Express

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The spectacular mountain landscapes and lush meadows of the majestic Alps await on this unforgettable holiday in Switzerland's famous Bernese Oberland. Travel to the summit of the Schilthorn, discover some of the most peaceful Alpine resorts and experience the tremendous Trümmelbach waterfalls, all on some of the best heritage railways in Europe.

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Lake Annecy, Chamonix & Mont Blanc 2015Lake Annecy, Chamonix & Mont Blanc

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Glorious lakes and mountains form the backdrop of this relaxing retreat. We combine the picturesque scenery of Lake Annecy with the Alpine charm of bustling Chamonix. We travel high into the mountains by rail, enjoy a leisurely cruise across the crystal-clear waters of Lake Annecy and stay on the shores of majestic Lake Geneva.

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Interlaken & the Jungfrau Express at Christmas 2014Interlaken & the Jungfrau Express at Christmas

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Celebrate an unforgettable Christmas with a breathtaking ride on the Jungfrau Railway to the highest train station in Europe, a spectacular ascent of the Schilthorn, a winter wonderland carriage ride from Grindelwald amongst the snowy Alpine peaks and a visit to charming Mürren.

Special Offer£50 LOW DEPOSIT OFFER IF YOU BOOK BEFORE 13 AUGUST 2014
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Switzerland by Train - Traveller's Notes

Compared to some of their neighbours the Swiss are a formal people. When you address a question to someone it is polite to preface the question with "excuse me" or "good morning". Guests who take the train to travel through Switzerland should not worry that the Swiss are stuffy; once they have befriended you they are as friendly as anyone.

Call the number at the top of this page if you would like to talk to one of our Tour Advisors about train travel in Switzerland.

Capital City:Bern
Currency:Swiss Franc
Electricity:European adaptor required
Famous for:Lake Geneva, inventing skiing and impartiality
Language:German/Italian/French
Population:7.9 million

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