The chocolates we experienced at the chocolaterie in Vevey were amazing—Purely inspired flavor creations and the finest I've ever had. - G.E. - Utah


After arrival in Geneva or Zurich, we will provide you with transportation to our hotel in Gruyères. The group will meet on the first day at 2:00 pm in the hotel lobby for a casual meet and greet. 


After a final breakfast in the hotel, we again provide you with a transfer back to the airport or any Swiss border city for onward travel.

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.


You will stay in carefully chosen and independently-owned 3 and 4 star hotels that capture the authentic charm of the Alps. 


The hallmark of an Alpenwild trip is our exceptional dining, including buffet breakfasts & many dinner options. Alcoholic beverages & related gratuities are not included.


The services of an expert trip leader, all accommodations (6 nights hotel), meals as shown (B=breakfast, D=dinner), all cooking classes, excursions, 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)