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Discover the beauty of the Swiss mountains

If you only have a few days to discover the beauty of the Swiss mountains, then this tour is ideal for you. Enjoy two nights in the charming town of Interlaken followed by two nights in Lucerne with rail journeys to the summits of the Jungfraujoch and Mount Pilatus.

  • Journey on the Jungfrau Railway
  • Mount Pilatus by cogwheel railway
  • Cruise from Lucerne to Alpnachstad
  • Jungfraujoch and the Aletsch Glacier
  • Interlaken
  • Lucerne
What’s Included
  • Standard Class Rail
  • 4 Nights' Hotel Accommodation on a bed & breakfast basis
  • Return Scheduled Flights
    Upgrades Available
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Day 1 Interlaken

Arrival in Interlaken

Fly, or rail from London to Zurich, transfer by rail to Interlaken where you will stay for the next two nights

  • Optional Rail or Flights
Day 2 Jungfraujoch

Journey to Jungfraujoch

Today enjoy a rail excursion to Jungfraujoch, Europe's highest train station, to see the Aletsch Glacier

  • Free Day
Day 3 Lucerne

To Lucerne

Today you will travel from Interlaken by rail over the Brünig Pass to Lucerne, your base for a two-night stay

Day 4 Mount Pilatus
Mount Pilatus

Mount Pilatus

Cruise from Lucerne to Alpnachstad and on to Mount Pilatus by the steepest cogwheel train in the world*

*Please note, the cogwheel train is in service June-September. In winter the route is operated by a postal coach and cable car

Day 5 Flights

Homeward bound

Rail transfer to Zurich airport, for your flight or train journey back to London.

  • Optional Rail or Flights

Please note

The itinerary above is just a suggestion and you are free to make adjustments to suit your exact requirements. Please call 01904 734 358 to speak to one of our Tailor-Made Holiday Specialists about tailoring your holiday with GRJ independent.

What’s included
  • 4 nights' accommodation in minimum 3-star hotels on a bed & breakfast basis
  • Standard Class rail travel throughout
  • Return Economy flights or Standard Class rail from London to Switzerland (regional departures are available on request)
  • Journey on the Jungfrau Railway to Jungfraujoch
  • Journey on a cogwheel railway to the summit of Mount Pilatus
  • Complimentary souvenir gift

Enhancing your tour

  • Rail and hotel upgrades available on request
  • Flight upgrades available on request
  • Guided walking tour of Lucerne
  • Folklore Show & dinner in Lucerne


Please note: This tour may be suitable for reduced mobility passengers, please call for further information.

James.S Starkie
James.E Eaton
Laura Strawinski
Best of Switzerland

Discover the beauty of the Swiss mountains


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GRJ independent is a new range of holidays, created especially for those who prefer to travel independently rather than as part of a group.

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