We wanted to take our family for a once-in-a-lifetime experience to an unforgettable location, and this trip more than fulfilled our expectations. - G.C. - Utah


  • We are happy to assist with your pre-and post-tour travel arrangements in order to coordinate your arrival to and departure from the tour
  • Prior to the trip, arrive at your own convenience in Zermatt using the rail pass provided in your document
  • On Day 1, we will meet your group in the lobby of our hotel at 3pm for afternoon activities, an orientation, & a welcome dinner


  • On the afternoon of Day 8, we transfer to Zurich where we will enjoy a farewell dinner. We will check into our final nights hotel for flight departure on Day 9.
  • If you desire to make other post-tour or onward travel arrangement within Europe, please contact one of our European travel experts for assistance.

Pre- and Post-Tour Travel

Our Alps experts and Certified Switzerland Specialists are happy to assist with your pre- and post-tour travel arrangements. Simply call or email us your plans and we can work out the details to make the best of your vacation experience. Consider an Alpenwild Getaway, a short-stay, self-guided option that’s easily combined with your tour plans.


Days 1-3 in Zermatt at the 4-star Hotel La Ginabelle (or comparable) 

Days 4-7 in Grindelwald at the Hotel Gletschergarten (or comparable)

Days 8 at the Radisson Blu Zurich airport (or comparable)



The hallmark of an Alpenwild trip is our exceptional dining, including buffet breakfasts & many dinner options. All meals starting with dinner on the day of arrival, lunches, snacks, refreshments, receptions, and ending with breakfast on the day of departure are included. Alcoholic beverages & related gratuities are not included.

Trip Videos


The services of an expert trip leader, all accommodations (8 nights hotel), all meals as shown (B=breakfast, S=snack, D=dinner), ground transportation including trams and mountain railways, admissions and luggage transfers.

Not Included

Beverages (beer, wine) with meals, items of a personal nature (laundry, phone calls, room service),