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Thanks to Zürich’s optimum location, Switzerland's top destinations can easily be reached on short or day tours. In this way, you can experience the combination of Swiss sights during the day and Zürich’s diverse range of cultural events, gastronomic highlights and nightlife after returning to the city.

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11.5h, Hans Meier Tourist AG, GrayLine

Jungfraujoch – Top of Europe

Unforgettable excursion to the magnificent world of the Jungfraujoch – on the Top of Europe,…   more

year-round
Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
 

11.5h, Hans Meier Tourist AG, GrayLine

Jungfraujoch – Top of Europe

Unforgettable excursion to the magnificent world of the Jungfraujoch – on the Top of Europe, designated by UNESCO as a natural “World Heritage Site of the Swiss Alps”.

A guided tour in a comfortable motor coach will take you to the splendid mountain world of the Bernese Oberland. After a short stay in Interlaken, travel in a modern cogwheel train up to “Kleine Scheidegg”, situated right at the foot of the world-famous Eiger North Face.

Continue on to the Jungfraujoch – the highest train station in Europe at 11,300 ft a.s.l. Enjoy the amazing world of eternal snow and ice, visit the ice palace and experience the breathtaking panorama of the Aletsch Glacier (Europe’s longest ice river) and the soaring peaks of the neighboring countries. Four restaurants are available for refreshments.

The trip back down to the valley takes you to the typical mountain village of Grindelwald, where the motor coach is ready to take you back to Zürich.

The Jungfraujoch lies high in the mountains, so please do not forget to bring closed footwear, a warm sweater and sunglasses.

*Dogs are not allowed
 
 
 

Detailed information :

Date

year-round

Weekdays

Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun

Time

8:30 am
December - March: Fri - Sun
April: Wed - Sun
May - September: daily
October - November: Wed - Sun

Duration

11,5 hours

Language

German, English, Spanish

Price*

CHF 209 / EUR 171 Adults
CHF 104.50 / EUR 86 Children

Departure location

Sihlquai bus station - 10 minutes before departure

Zürich Tourism
+41 (0) 44 215 40 00 info@zuerich.com
*All prices are in Swiss Francs and correct at time of print. Prices shown in currencies other than Swiss Francs are guideline prices only and subject to exchange rate variations. All programmes and prices are subject to change without prior notice.

3h, Best of Switzerland Tours

Rhine Falls with Stop at the Airport

Visit Europe’s largest waterfall and be amazed by this fantastic natural phenomenon. Rushing…   more

Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun

3h, Best of Switzerland Tours

Rhine Falls with Stop at the Airport

Visit Europe’s largest waterfall and be amazed by this fantastic natural phenomenon. Rushing masses of water 500 feet wide thunder over rocks into the Rhine Falls basin. You will also have the chance to take a boat right up close to the falls (optional).

Then the tour will take you to the small town of Schaffhausen with the famous 16th century “Munot” fortress.

The return journey to Zürich makes a stop at Zürich Airport, where departing guests can end their tour. The entire excursion is accompanied by a multilingual commentary (Spanish on request).

*Dogs prohibited
 
 
 
*All prices are in Swiss Francs and correct at time of print. Prices shown in currencies other than Swiss Francs are guideline prices only and subject to exchange rate variations. All programmes and prices are subject to change without prior notice.

9h, Hans Meier Tourist AG, GrayLine

Mt. Titlis Glacier Paradise

Adventure excursion to the Titlis glacier paradise (9900 ft a.s.l.) combined with a visit to…   more

year-round (not available from 04.-15.11.2013)
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun

9h, Hans Meier Tourist AG, GrayLine

Mt. Titlis Glacier Paradise

Adventure excursion to the Titlis glacier paradise (9900 ft a.s.l.) combined with a visit to Lucerne.

Guided trip in a comfortable deluxe motor coach, including a fascinating ride in a cable car up to the high-Alpine glacier region. Enjoy the gorgeous panorama view from the 360º rotating “ROTAIR” gondola, the world’s first rotating cable car that takes you up to Mt. Titlis – a glacial paradise at 9900 ft a.s.l. with snow and ice all year long!

You will have two hours to experience the breathtaking panorama of the Alpine world or treat yourself to a delicious meal in one of the mountain restaurants.

Further attractions included in the tour are (weather permitting) a visit to the glacier cave (cave closed until April 2014), a trip over glacier crevasses in the “Ice Flyer” glacier chairlift or sledding fun in the snow with the “Fun Lift” (available in summer as well).



The return journey includes a stop in Lucerne (approx. 1 hr), where you can take a short tour of the city and cross the famous Chapel Bridge, Lucerne’s landmark.

*Dogs prohibited

 
 
 
*All prices are in Swiss Francs and correct at time of print. Prices shown in currencies other than Swiss Francs are guideline prices only and subject to exchange rate variations. All programmes and prices are subject to change without prior notice.

9.5h, Best of Switzerland Tours

Mt. Titlis – Eternal Snow and Glaciers

Excursion to Lucerne and the high-Alpine glacier world of Mt. Titlis (9900 ft a.s.l.). A bus…   more

year-round (not available from 04.-15.11.2013)
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun

9.5h, Best of Switzerland Tours

Mt. Titlis – Eternal Snow and Glaciers

Excursion to Lucerne and the high-Alpine glacier world of Mt. Titlis (9900 ft a.s.l.).

A bus journey takes you over the Albis Pass and along Lake Lucerne to the city of Lucerne for a short city tour of the main sights and a visit to the Lion Monument. There will also be time for individual sightseeing.

The tour continues to the next highlight: Take the rotating “ROTAIR” cable car up to the high-Alpine glacier world of Mt. Titlis with its deep glacier crevasses and giant ice seracs.

Enjoy a one-of-a-kind 360º view of the Alps from the panorama restaurant at 9900 ft a.s.l.
Further attractions included in the tour are (weather permitting) a visit to the glacier cave (cave closed until April 2014), a trip over glacier crevasses in the “Ice Flyer” glacier chairlift or sledding fun in the snow with the “Fun Lift” (available in summer as well).

Spanish on request.

* Dogs are not allowed


 
 
 
*All prices are in Swiss Francs and correct at time of print. Prices shown in currencies other than Swiss Francs are guideline prices only and subject to exchange rate variations. All programmes and prices are subject to change without prior notice.
Rigi, Zurich

9.5h, Best of Switzerland Tours

Rigi – Queen of the Swiss Mountains

Visit Mt. Rigi, one of Switzerland’s most popular excursion destinations! The different…   more

year-round
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun

9.5h, Best of Switzerland Tours

Rigi – Queen of the Swiss Mountains

Visit Mt. Rigi, one of Switzerland’s most popular excursion destinations! The different transportation methods you will use make this excursion a true adventure.

You will travel over the Albis Pass to Weggis, and then take a cable car to Rigi Kaltbad and reach Rigi-Kulm (5900 ft a.s.l.) with Europe’s first cogwheel train. Enjoy a lovely view of the Swiss Midlands and a stunning Alpine panorama.

In winter, it is possible to enjoy a sleigh ride as well (optional).

Then, you will descend to the valley with the cogwheel train to Vitznau, from where a relaxing boat cruise (1 hr) will take you back to Lucerne. There, you can explore on your own.

The trip up Mt. Rigi (from Weggis), the ride down to the valley (to Vitznau) and the boat cruise are unaccompanied by a tour guide, but you will receive printed literature and explanations beforehand from your guide.

Spanish on request.

*Dogs are not allowed
 
 
 
*All prices are in Swiss Francs and correct at time of print. Prices shown in currencies other than Swiss Francs are guideline prices only and subject to exchange rate variations. All programmes and prices are subject to change without prior notice.

6.5h, Hans Meier Tourist AG, GrayLine

Black Forest

A memorable excursion to northern Switzerland and the Black Forest Highlands, one of the most…   more

May - October
Mon, Wed, Fri

6.5h, Hans Meier Tourist AG, GrayLine

Black Forest

A memorable excursion to northern Switzerland and the Black Forest Highlands, one of the most beautiful regions of southern Germany. The tour will take you along the shores of Lake Schluch and on to Lake Titi in the heart of the Black Forest. After a short introduction to the art of crafting cuckoo clocks, you will enjoy free time – you might like to take a boat cruise or sample the culinary specialities of the Black Forest (e.g. Black Forest cherry cake). A journey through the enchanting fir forests will bring you to Lenzkirch and back to Switzerland. You will stop at Europe's highest and most beautiful waterfall, the Rhine Falls, and have an opportunity to gaze in wonder at this fascinating spectacle of nature.
Important: Do not forget your passport!


 
 
 
*All prices are in Swiss Francs and correct at time of print. Prices shown in currencies other than Swiss Francs are guideline prices only and subject to exchange rate variations. All programmes and prices are subject to change without prior notice.
Heidiland, Zurich

7.5h, Hans Meier Tourist AG, GrayLine

Heidiland – Great Countryside Tour

Experience Switzerland’s unbelievable diversity and the fascinating Heidiland area, because…   more

year-round
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun

7.5h, Hans Meier Tourist AG, GrayLine

Heidiland – Great Countryside Tour

Experience Switzerland’s unbelievable diversity and the fascinating Heidiland area, because Heidi’s world is not just part of a children’s book – it really exists!

After a city tour in Zürich’s center, you will follow the shoreline of Lake Zürich to Rapperswil, whose picturesque Old Town and medieval castle can be visited on request.

The tour continues through Toggenburg and Vaduz in the principality of Liechtenstein (explore on your own) to the locations that star in the story of Heidi. During the summer (15.03 - 15.11.2013), you can visit Heidi’s village, which consists of a small settlement of traditional houses, a village shop and lots of goats, of course. A tour of the authentic Heidi House is optional.

You will travel back to Zürich along Lake Walen at the foot of the majestic Churfirsten mountain chain.

In winter time (16.11.2013 - 14.03.2014) the heidi village is not open - during this season we are visiting the ancient village of Werdenberg.

*Dogs prohibited
 
 
 
*All prices are in Swiss Francs and correct at time of print. Prices shown in currencies other than Swiss Francs are guideline prices only and subject to exchange rate variations. All programmes and prices are subject to change without prior notice.
Ausflug in die idyllische, hügelige Gegend der Ostschweiz mit Besuch in einem Schokolade-Fabrikladen und einer Schaukäserei.

8.75h, Best of Switzerland Tours

Mountains, Cheese and Chocolate

Exclusive Small Group Tour Unforgettable excursion to a beautiful, idyllic region of Eastern…   more

May - October
Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri

8.75h, Best of Switzerland Tours

Mountains, Cheese and Chocolate

Exclusive Small Group Tour

Unforgettable excursion to a beautiful, idyllic region of Eastern Switzerland. Drive in a comfortable Minibus (max. 16 passengers) on the panoramic highway along beautiful Lake Zürich to the Lindt Chocolate Shop where a great shopping opportunity awaits you. Buy some of the most delicious Swiss Chocolates at best conditions!

The journey continues to Rapperswil, well known for its medieval castle and on to the green and hilly region of Appenzell. In Stein you will visit the cheese factory where the famous Appenzeller cheese is made! Learn more about the cheese making and the ancient traditions of this typical region. Continuation via the picturesque village of Appenzell to Brülisau. Here you start the ride with the aerial cable car to the peak of the Panorama Mountain “Hoher Kasten” (1800m / 6000 ft). Enjoy the fascinating view over the gently rolling hills of the Appenzellerland, the Rhine Valley and the Vorarlberg (Austria). Take a walk through the Alpine Garden and visit the spectacular revolving restaurant (Lunch excl.). After this unique experience a guided walk through the small town of Appenzell awaits you. The pedestrian zone with its beautiful facades invites you for a stroll or some shopping during your time at leisure before heading back to Zürich.

*Dogs prohibited
 
 
 
*All prices are in Swiss Francs and correct at time of print. Prices shown in currencies other than Swiss Francs are guideline prices only and subject to exchange rate variations. All programmes and prices are subject to change without prior notice.

9.5h, Best of Switzerland Tours

Stanserhorn CabriO!

Fascinating bus ride from Zürich via the Albis Pass and along the shores of Lake Lucerne to…   more

May – October
Mon, Sat, Sun

9.5h, Best of Switzerland Tours

Stanserhorn CabriO!

Fascinating bus ride from Zürich via the Albis Pass and along the shores of Lake Lucerne to the city of Lucerne. Short city tour with a visit to the Lion Monument and the main sights of this charming city. Free time to explore on your own before continuing by bus to Stans. From there, you will embark on the enjoyable ride in the original old-timer cable car over flower-filled meadows to the valley station of the world's first CabriO open-deck cable car. Its open-air upper deck is an absolute innovation in cable-car technology. Enjoy the breathtaking panorama view and invigorating fresh air during the unforgettable ride to the top of the Stanserhorn (1,900 m). At the top of the mountain, you will be greeted by a magnificent view of 10 lakes, 100 km of Alpine peaks and three different countries. Experience the pristine nature of the Swiss Alpine world during a short hike and watch the marmots playing in their special park on your way to the summit. Treat yourself to local specialities in the Rondorama rotating restaurant (optional). Cable car back down to Stans and train journey (approx. ½ hour) to Lucerne. Explore the historic Old Town before heading back to Zürich in the late afternoon. Multilingual tour guides until Stans and for the return journey from Lucerne. You will be given a detailed trip programme with timetable for the unaccompanied segment.


 
 
 
*All prices are in Swiss Francs and correct at time of print. Prices shown in currencies other than Swiss Francs are guideline prices only and subject to exchange rate variations. All programmes and prices are subject to change without prior notice.

9h, Hans Meier Tourist AG, GrayLine

Lucerne – The Charming City

Travel in a comfortable deluxe motor coach from Zürich to Lucerne. There, you will have a short…   more

year-round
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun

9h, Hans Meier Tourist AG, GrayLine

Lucerne – The Charming City

Travel in a comfortable deluxe motor coach from Zürich to Lucerne. There, you will have a short city tour of the main sights . Then, you will have approx. six hours in which to explore Lucerne on your own.

Lucerne offers a diverse range of attractions for everyone: an Old Town with historic houses decorated with frescoes, Chapel Bridge with its Water Tower, the Lion Monument & Glacier Garden, a lakefront promenade on Lake Lucerne, Europe’s largest transportation museum, an IMAX film theater, the Culture and Convention Center Lucerne (KKL) and numerous museums.

In the late afternoon, you will rejoin the tour guides at the meeting place to return to Zürich in the motor coach.

*Dogs prohibited

 
 
 
*All prices are in Swiss Francs and correct at time of print. Prices shown in currencies other than Swiss Francs are guideline prices only and subject to exchange rate variations. All programmes and prices are subject to change without prior notice.
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