Swiss Alps

August 7, 2019 - August 15, 2019
Price starting at: $2,995

Surround yourself with the beauty of Switzerland — storybook villages, craggy mountains, green forests, and turquoise lakes — on this seven-night program ideal for active travelers. Venture out on daily adventures, including hikes through the spectacular Bernese Oberland region, funicular and gondola rides, and a visit to the Swiss capital of Bern. Travel on the famous Swiss railway with an included train pass. Listen to cowbell serenades; gaze at classic views of the Eiger, Mönch, and Jungfrau peaks; stop at fountains to fill your bottle with pure, mountain spring water; and breathe pristine Alpine air. These simple delights will make your soul soar! Enriching lectures about Swiss culture, mountain sports, and Swiss wine — which you can taste as you learn about the local wine industry — balance this program’s active pursuits. Enjoy first-class accommodations in the delightful town of Thun and an extensive meal plan, featuring wine with dinner, on this small-group program. Read more