Peaks of the world (4 Nights)
PEAKS OF THE WORLD
Interlaken – Jungfraujoch Top of Europe – Zermatt – Gornergrat
Tour programme: 5 days / 4 nights
Arrival in Interlaken
Arrival in Interlaken by train 2nd class from the Swiss border or airport. Overnight in Interlaken.
Interlaken to Jungfraujoch (4h)
Excursion up to the Jungfraujoch Top of Europe. The Jungfrau Railway takes you to the Jungfraujoch – at 3454 m/11’333 ft the highest railway station in Europe. Breathtaking views of the Aletsch Glacier, the longest glacier in the Alps. Overnight in Interlaken.
Interlaken to Zermatt (2h30)
Travel through the wonderful Bernese Oberland to the Valais. Either via the Lötschberg base tunnel directly to Visp and further to Zermatt. Or by the RegioExpress Lötschberger – the train with big windows taking the Lötschberg mountain route, passing the imposing Kander Viaduct, the helical tunnel around the Felsenburg and the descent to Brig with the imposing view of the Rhone Valley and continue your journey to Zermatt. Zermatt, at the foot of the Matterhorn is a world without cars. Electric-cars and horse-drawn sleighs are the only transport allowed. It’s the perfect Alpine resort for rest and relaxation. Overnight in Zermatt.
Zermatt to Gornergrat (1h20)
Today you go on an excursion by cogwheel railway up to the Gornergrat where you will have a superb panoramic view of the Matterhorn, Mont Blanc and other snow-capped peaks rising to above 4000 m. Overnight in Zermatt.
Departure from Zermatt
Return to Swiss border or airport or continue your stay in Switzerland at your own request.