Steam Experience Switzerland Brienzer Rothorn 4 days / 3 nights
If your time is limited but you want to experience Switzerland under steam, this is the right tour for you. Discover along
the Furka mountain route die impressive Rhone Glacier and travel by bus over the Grimsel Pass (2165m high), enjoy
Lake Lucerne on board of an old paddle steamer.
3 x overnight with breakfast in Lucerne
1 x Swiss Pass for 4 days (2nd class)
1 x excursion to Brienzer Rothorn with steam train (2nd class only)
1 x excursion with Furka cogwheel steam railway
1 x excursion on Lake Lucerne with paddle steamer
Furka cogwheel steam railway operates daily from 8. July to 18. August, rest FR/SA/SU only!
Due to the special operation days we suggest arrivals on Friday and departures on Monday
Rates per person in Swiss Francs (CHF)
Tourcode: FIT 67 Steam Experience Switzerland in 4 days / 3 nights
Supplement Swiss Pass 1st class and Furka railway 1st class
Rebooking & cancellation policy
30-15 days before arrival
14–4 days before arrival
0–3 days before arrival
Arrival Lucerne (Fr)
After arrival in Lucerne check in at your hotel. The city, gateway to central Switzerland, is embedded within an impressive
mountainous panorama. Complete with gable paintings, medieval Chapel Bridge forms the centerpiece of the townscape.
Round trip with Furka cogwheel steam railway and “Postauto” bus (Fr/Sa/Su only)
Depart from Lucerne in the early morning to Realp. The Furka Cogwheel Steam Railway journey leads through the mountain
scenery of the central Alps, offering up views of summits and glaciers, and past the catchment area for the Rhone. In Gletsch
transfer to the bus which takes you via Grimsel Pass to Meiringen and back by train to Lucerne.
Excursion to Mount Rigi under steam (Sundays only) Start your Mt. Rigi experience with a boat trip to the train station in Vitznau. Enjoy the ride with the mountain cogwheel railway
under steam to the top of Mt. Rigi. A breathtaking 36’ degree panoramic view across the Alps, of 13 lakes and over the entire Swiss
Midlands through to Germany and France can be enjoyed there. For your way back enjoy the splendor of nature while gliding high
above romantic Lake Lucerne with the panoramic aerial cable car to Weggis and on to Lucerne by boat.
Note: trip to Mount Rigi can be done with regular trains on a daily basis. In this case the deduction of CHF 20 per person applies.
Paddle steamer boat trip on Lace Lucerne and departure (Mo)
To cruise on scenic Lake Lucerne in a nostalgic paddle steamer, to marvel at villas and castles and to discover culinary
specialties - all these opportunities are offered on lake cruises. The five restored paddle steamers constitute the world's largest
fleet of paddle steamers that sail on a lake. In the afternoon return trip home.