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Luxury

Festive Spirit of Switzerland

Zürich Return
13 Days Request Quote
Trip Code: EULXCHX13
  • Trip Highlights
  • Map & Itinerary
  • Travel & Accommodation

Trip Highlights

Fairytale Markets

Wander the enchanting festive stalls of Basel.

Glacier Express

Take a ride on one of the world's most stunning rail journeys.

A Sky High Private Reception

Enjoy your very own festive reception at Jungfraujoch's Glacier Bar.

Your Vacation Includes

  • Experiences in 13 destinations
  • APT's Freedom of Choice Inclusions in Flims
  • Luxury dining - a total of 20 meals
  • Expert tour director
  • 12 nights authentic accommodation
  • Transfers, porterage and gratuities

Map & Itinerary

Europe map EULXCHX13 2021
Zürich Return

Designed Exclusively for APT guests

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

These once-in-a-lifetime moments allow you to experience an unforgettable world of exclusive moments, incredible cultures and charming surprises

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Dining

Choose from a variety of included dining options sure to tantalise the tastebuds of every guest

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Sightseeing

Personalise your holiday with a choice of included sightseeing options sure to leave you with lifelong memories

Be met on arrival and transfer to your hotel. Later, enjoy a welcome reception.

Stay: Hotel Ambassador Zürich, a Small Luxury Hotel

Bridge across the river leading to city centre and buildings lit up under the pink sunset sky

Explore Zürich then travel to Basel.

Stay: Basel, Hotel D

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

This morning, discover the local Christmas traditions as you delight in a leckerli cookie workshop, a popular treat that is the pride of Basel. After learning how to bake like the locals do, indulge in sampling these chewy, nutty cookies flavoured with spices.


Delight in a leckerli cookie workshop then head underground to see the historic walls. Continue to Bern en route to Montreux.

Stay: Two Nights, Hotel Victoria a Glion sur Montreux, in a guaranteed Lake View Room

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Call into the lakeside town of Vevey before a visit to Chaplin’s World. This afternoon, browse the displays of the Vevey Christmas markets.

Daily :
  • Breakfast

Journey to Gstaad and visit Käse-Grotte for a cheese tasting. Later, arrive in Grindelwald.

Stay: Three Nights, Romantik Hotel Schweizerhof Grindelwald

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner
Timbered homes dotting the green hillside with the mountain ranges behind

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

To make the most of the fairytale winter setting, enjoy a private reception with some glühwein or schnapps accompanied by delicious canapes at the Glacier Bar.


Board a funicular train to Jungfraujoch and take in the sensational views at the summit.

Daily :
  • Breakfast

We’ve set aside a full day for you to explore more of this quintessential Swiss resort village at your leisure.

Daily :
  • Breakfast

After breakfast, travel to Lucerne and explore before dinner at a quaint local restaurant.

Stay: Two Nights, The Hotel Lucerne, Autograph Collection

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Wander the many stalls of Lucerne’s Christmas markets and feel the magic of the festive spirit come alive.

Daily :
  • Breakfast

Travel to Andermatt for your first-class journey aboard the Glacier Express to Chur.

Stay: Two Nights, Waldhaus Flims

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Dining

This evening, enjoy a choice of where to dine at your hotel.

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™ - Sightseeing

Choose from a range of sightseeing options today.


The choice is yours when it comes to today’s sightseeing and dinner this evening.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Head to Bad Ragaz and visit a local winery for a tasting. In Zürich, browse the Christmas markets. Tonight, a farewell dinner awaits.

Stay: Hotel Ambassador Zürich, a Small Luxury Hotel

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Be transferred to the airport today.

Daily :
  • Breakfast

Travel & Accommodation

Small group journey

Travel with no more than 19 other guests for a personalised journey, with opportunities to ask questions and learn more.

Away from the tourist trail

Venture away from the regular tourist trail with after hours, behind-the-scenes or exclusive access in select locations.

Unique and authentic stays

Your hand-picked accommodation offers the perfect blend of luxurious, unique and authentic properties.

Our people are passionate about dreaming up once-in-a-lifetime experiences for our guests and making them possible