After arrival in Zurich (or Geneva), we will provide you with a train ticket to get to Lucerne. The group will meet on the first day around 1:00 pm in the hotel lobby for a casual meet and greet and afternoon excursion.


After a final breakfast in the hotel, we again provide you with a train ticket 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, small 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 English-speaking expert Swiss guide throughout the tour

  • All accommodations (8 nights hotel)

  • Meals as shown on the itinerary (B=breakfast, D=dinner)

  • 1st Class rail transportation during the tour

  • Trams and mountain railway admissions

Not Included

Beverages (beer, wine) with meals, (laundry, phone calls, room service).