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Head off on a self-guided touring holiday in Switzerland, and you will encounter outstanding scenery and hotels to match. We make all the arrangements, and supply you with our comprehensively researched route notes, leaving you free to explore at leisure.
Incredible scenery and an impressively punctual transport network are a winning combination, especially when it comes to touring holidays. In Switzerland, not only does the seamless travel system makes it extremely easy to access the country’s many thrilling landscapes, but these landscapes – from sapphire mountain lakes to emerald-green forests and glacier-encrusted, white-tipped peaks – make the journeys themselves a real pleasure.
The focus of Inntravel’s touring holiday in Switzerland is what is perhaps its most iconic railway: the world-famous Glacier Express. The scenery is arguably even more romantic and dramatic in winter and, besides the journey on the Glacier Express, one of the highlights of the holiday is spending a couple of days in the Bernese Oberland, marvelling at the majestic, snow-clad mountains.
To give you a good idea of how we can tailor our trips to your individual requirements, take a look at the section of the website specifically devoted to travellers from outside the UK.
Alternatively, if you’d prefer to get the low-down on Inntravel holidays from someone who has first-hand experience, you can email Phil Wise. Based in California, Phil has taken many trips with us over the years, and will be happy to give you general information about travelling to Europe and the overall Inntravel holiday experience from an American perspective.
Touring holidays in Switzerland, the Inntravel way
We want you to enjoy your touring holiday to the full, so our journeys by rail in Switzerland feature three essential ingredients: sumptuous scenery; high-quality hotels hand-picked by us; and delicious regional cuisine, plus some excellent local wines.
Specially designed itineraries
We’re familiar with Europe’s most beautiful corners, so you can rely on our choice of hotels, restaurants and places to visit, without worrying about a thing. Our itineraries provide an alluring combination of iconic highlights and little-known gems, allowing you to explore – both on and off the beaten track – in the most practical way.
As flexible as possible
The fact that we handle each enquiry separately means that we can shape your trip to meet your needs. You can combine it with a stay at another Inntravel hotel – or even another holiday – and add extra nights if you wish. Do get in touch to discuss your holiday plans; we’ll be only too happy to help.
Our detailed documentation
The carefully compiled information pack you take with you on your journey is second to none. There’s background cultural information, detailed directions, practical advice, plus recommendations on where to walk, explore, eat and relax – all written by our travel experts who have done all the hard work for you.