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Fly into: Zurich Fly out of: Geneva
Total Duration: 10 days

This itinerary will take you to great heights. From Mount Pilatus near Luzern to the Matterhorn, the Grindelwald, Mürren and Mont Blanc, this trip aims to be tip-top. Don't be afraid to slow down and enjoy the scenery as you travel from point to point, especially when moving from Lauterbrunnen to Zermatt and between Lausanne and Geneva.

    This Trip's Top Experiences:

  • Natural Beauty
  • History
  • Museums
Days 1-2
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1 Luzern

Lovely on the Lake

  • Luzern is the home of the wooden Chapel Bridge, Europe's oldest
  • The Baroque Jesuit Church also has two onion dome towers from 1893
  • Mount Pilatus is a beautiful hike just outside the city
  • Natural Beauty
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Days 3-6
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2 Lauterbrunnen and Environs

Many, Many Mountains

  • Trek from Interlaken to St. Beatus-Höhlen's natural caverns and hillside pavilion
  • See the view from Mürren, a village that's 5,413 feet up
  • Explore the Grindelwald glacier and the Jungfrau
  • Natural Beauty
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Days 7-8
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3 Zermatt and the Matterhorn

Home of the Matterhorn

  • You'll find the famed Matterhorn here, one of the wonders of the Western world
  • Explore the town of Zermatt, the world's most famous car-free village
  • Visit St. Peter's Church, established by Anglicans to tend to Brits consumed with the desire to climb the peak here.
  • Natural Beauty
  • History
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Days 9-10
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4 Geneva

Switzerland's Lakeside Metropolis

  • Learn about the history and influence of the Protestant Reformation
  • Europe's tallest fountain is right here
  • Walk in the parkland along Geneva's right bank or take a lake cruise for a prime view of Mont Blanc
  • Museums
  • Natural Beauty
  • History
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