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EXPLORING SWITZERLAND FROM BERN TOURS PACKAGE 2017-2018 4 Days/3 Nights
Booking Dates: 08/16/2017 - 10/31/2018 Travel Dates: 11/01/2017 - 10/31/2018
• Day 1:
• Private transfer from Bern train station to hotel. Not many cities have managed to retain their historic features quite as successfully as Bern, the capital of Switzerland. The old town of Bern is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and thanks to its 6 kilometers of arcades - the locals refer to them as 'Lauben' - boasts one of the longest weather-sheltered shopping promenades in Europe. Overnight in Bern.
• Day 2:
• After your breakfast enjoy a private guided tour in Bern. On the tour, you can admire the Late Gothic Cathedral (Munster), the Parliament Building, the Prison Tower (Kafigturm) and the famous Clock Tower (Zytglogge) the oldest gate to the city of Bern from the 13th century. In the afternoon travel by train to Thun and explore the city. You can also enjoy a Boat Cruise on Lake Thun which is included in your Swiss Travel Pass. The city of Thun, which is located at the lower end of Lake Thun, is the gate to the Bernese Oberland.
• The historic Old Town is situated about one kilometer from the shore of the lake, on the river Aare.
• Day 3:
• Today, travel by train to Lucerne and visit Mount Rigi. From Lucerne Pier (in front of Lucerne station) take the boat which runs every hour to Vitznau Pier. From there walk for 50 meters to the Rigi Bahn valley station and take the train to Rigi Kulm. After arriving back in Lucerne enjoy a private guided city tour. In the evening you travel back by train back to Bern. Overnight in Bern.
• Day 4:
• Enjoy the rest of the day in Bern before taking a private transfer from the hotel to the train station. Travel onwards to your next holiday destination.
Package Minimum Stay: 3 Nights
• 3 Overnight stays including buffet breakfast in Bern -1 Swiss Travel Pass 3 days in first class -1 Private transfer Bern train station to hotel in Bern (arrival & departure) -1 Private guided city tour in Bern 2 hours -1 Excursion to Thun (non-guided) -1 Excursion to Mount Rigi (non-guided) -1 Private guided city tour in Lucerne 2 hours -1 Swiss Coupon Pass - 2-for-1 dine & discover deals
Package inclusions are subject to change.