Day 1 (Saturday) – ZURICH
Arrival in Zurich. Meeting at the airport. Free time in the evening
Day 2 (Sunday) ZURICH – STEIN AM RHEIN – RHINE FALLS
Departure to Stein am Rhein. Trip to Stein am Rhein (medieval town on the border with Germany), halt at the Rhine Falls – the largest waterfall in Europe (tickets to the waterfalls are included in the tour price). There is a town of Schaffhausen on the left bank of Rhine, which was formed by the waterfall and is visible from the coast of the river.
Additional trip to the Principality of Liechtenstein with the opportunity to try the local wine. Excursion to a place of pilgrimage for the whole of Europe – a monastery in the town of Einsiedeln, where the “Black Madonna” is situated. We will visit the masterpiece of Baroque architecture (the church of the 15th century) and will be able to drink the healing water. Free time in the evening.
Day 3 (Monday) – ZURICH – LUCERNE – INTERLAKEN
Breakfast at the hotel.
Departure to Lucerne and Interlaken. Walk through Interlaken. The possibility of buying souvenirs and watches in the “”Kirchhofer” shop with a discounts up to 15%.
Hotel accommodation. The guide will be waiting for you in the lobby for 15 minutes after settling at the hotel.
Free time in the evening.
Day 4 (Tuesday) – INTERLAKEN – JUNGFRAUJOCH – INTERLAKEN
Breakfast at the hotel. Free day.
Optional excursion to the mountains (in summer and winter; at your request) or optional excursion to Basel (in winter and summer; at your request). ONLY in the summer (for those who do not travel to the Alps): an optional excursion to the valley of waterfalls and lake Brienz. You will see the famous Reichenbach Falls glorified by Conan Doyle making them the place of death of Sherlock Holmes. Also you will meet the highest waterfall in Switzerland – Staubbach – and visit the only European waterfall captured inside a mountain and frequented by tourists – Trumelbach.
Day 5 (Wednesday) – INTERLAKEN – BERN – GRUYÈRES – MONTREUX
Breakfast at the hotel. Departure to Bern.
Tour to the historic center of Bern (includes a visit of the Bear Pit, the Clock Tower, government buildings, arcades of the old city and etc). Moving to Gruyeres. The opportunity to try the local national dish – fondue and buy fresh Swiss cheese. Additional trip to the chocolate factory in Brock. Transfer to Montreux. Hotel accommodation. The guide will be waiting for you in the lobby for 15 minutes after settling at the hotel. Free time*
Day 6 (Friday) – MONTREUX
Additional excursion to the thermal center Lavey-Les-Bains. Or optional excursion to France – Annecy and Ivoire with a Russian-speaking guide (in the summer) or Annecy, Chamonix and Mont Blanc (in the winter).
Day 7 (Friday) MONTREUX – LAUSANNE – GENEVA
Breakfast at the hotel. A trip to the Swiss Riviera.
Moving to Vevey where Charlie Chaplin lived and was buried. Moving to Lausanne.
Short stop at the picturesque waterfront city of Lausanne, near the Museum of the Olympic Movement and the Olympic Park. On arrival in the city of Geneva you will get a city tour to the region where international organizations are concentrated, to Geneva fountain, Flower Clock, Rose Garden, the old town and Reformation Wall. Hotel accommodation. The guide will be waiting for you in the lobby for 15 minutes after settling at the hotel.
Day 8 (Saturday) – GENEVA
Transfer to the airport.
The price of the program is AZN 1170 per person (based on double occupancy)
The price includes:
• Accommodation at hotels (breakfasts provided)
• Russian speaking guide
• Tours and excursions in accordance with the program
• All transfers in accordance with the program
• Medical insurance
The price does not include:
• Visa expenses (consular fee)