Price:From *$818

5 Days/4 Night

Tour Description

The Gotthard Panorama Express links two of Switzerland’s most attractive regions: Central Switzerland and Ticino. It starts with an unforgettable cruise aboard a vintage paddle steamer from Lucerne to Flüelen, then on to the Italian-speaking Lugano with its Mediterranean climate, palm trees and glittering blue lakes.

DEPARTURE Daily, 8 Jan 18 - 13 Dec 18
2nd class rail travel as per itinerary including half fare Swiss card (upgrade to 1st class available on request)
4 nights 3-star accommodation (upgrades available on request)
4 breakfasts
Free Transport card for selected local transport in Lucerne & Ticino Region
Seat reservation on Gotthard Panorama Route including boat cruise

Guided walking tour of Lucerne
Mountain excursions to Mount Titlis, Stanserhorn and Mount Rigi


Day 1:

Lucerne Arrive into Switzerland and transfer by rail to Lucerne.


Day 2:

Lucerne A full day to explore Lucerne at your leisure or take advantage of your half fare Swiss Card and opt for a visit to Mount Pilatus or Rigi. (B)


Day 3:

Lucerne - Bellinzona (Gotthard Panorama Express) - Lugano From Lucerne cruise to Flüelen, enjoy spectacular views of the mountain peaks and Lake Lucerne. Board the 1st class panorama carriage of the Gotthard Panorama Express to Bellinzona. Change trains and continue to Lugano. (B)


Day 4:

Lugano Day at leisure to explore Lugano or make use of your half fare Swiss card and take a boat cruise to the old fishing village of Gandria or the picturesque village of Mendrisio. (B)


Day 5:

Lugano Transfer by rail to a Swiss airport or border. (B)

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