Testimonials

I have nothing but kudos to you and Alpenwild for a superb trip. We did very well self-guiding and had a terrific time. - L.J. - New Hampshire

Arrival

After arrival in Geneva (or other arrival airports), we will provide you with a train ticket to get to Chamonix or any other city you prefer.

Departure

On your last day, we will provide you with a train ticket back to the airport.

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.

Accommodations

Typically, we provide you with 13 nights' accommodations in conveniently-located, independently-owned inns, small hotels, and two classic Swiss mountain huts that capture the authentic charm of the Alps, but you can customize these options with one of our Haute Route experts to meet your preferences. 

Meals

Our general package includes 13 buffet breakfasts at the hotel, hut, or inn, and 9 dinners (Note: Dinners are not included in Chamonix, Verbier, or Zermatt since hotels do not offer half-board option, and there are ample choices nearby), but you can customize these options with one of our Haute Route experts to meet your preferences.

Included

  • 13 nights' accommodations in conveniently-located, independently-owned inns, small hotels, and two classic Swiss mountain huts.
  • 13 buffet breakfasts at the hotel, hut, or inn.  9 dinners (Note: Dinners are not included in Chamonix, Verbier, Zermatt or Geneva since hotels do not offer half-board option, and there are ample choices nearby).
  • Shuttle from Geneva to Chamonix; train from Zermatt to Geneva or Zurich.
  • Onsite, telephone service with an Alpenwild guide in Switzerland.
  • Detailed route directions, basic trail maps, complete listing of all hotels with contact information, train/bus schedules, and nearby emergency medical contacts.
  • Detailed pre-trip information packet with gear list and packing information.
  • Pre-trip telephone support with an experienced Swiss Alps hiking guide to answer your questions and provide insider tips to make your Swiss Alps hiking adventure as rewarding as possible.

Not Included

Luggage transfers, meals not specified, mountain trams and cableways, items of a personal nature (laundry, telephone calls, room service)