The GoldenPass Line is the ideal holiday for a first time visit to Switzerland. Combine three of the most picturesque regions in one exciting rail holiday. The individual journeys are short, so you have plenty of time to explore the resorts and their surrounding mountains and attractions. What’s more, the included Half Fare Card will offer 50% discount on lake cruises or mountain excursions.
Itinerary – Classic GoldenPass Line
Rail transfer from Zürich to Lucerne. Pre-book a Folklore Evening at Lucerne’s Stadtkeller for an evening of typical Swiss Food and music. Overnight in Lucerne.
Explore the historic centre of Lucerne with its beautiful painted facades or take advantage of the included Half Fare Card and opt for a visit to the top of Mount Pilatus or Mount Rigi for wonderful views of Lake Lucerne.
Panoramic journey over the Brünig Pass to Interlaken. From Lucerne the train passes picturesque villages and lakes before climbing over the Brünig Pass and descending to Lake Brienz. Maybe you feel like stopping at the wood carving village of Brienz or visiting the Sherlock Holmes museum in the village of Meiringen before continuing your journey on the train? Overnight in Interlaken.
Make use of your Half Fare Card and book a trip to one of the famous mountain peaks of the Jungfrau Region: the Schilthorn or the Jungfraujoch. Free Interlaken Walking Tours are run throughout the summer or why not enjoy a dinner in a local’s own home.
Enjoy the journey from Interlaken via Zweisimmen and Gstaad to Montreux on the Golden Pass, following the banks of Lake Thun before heading into the green alpine pastures of the Simmental. Change at Zweisimmen to a different gauge train and continue your journey to the beautiful shores of Lake Geneva. Overnight in Montreux.
Train transfer to Geneva and return journey to the UK.
Scenic journey across three regions with beautiful lakes & mountain panorama.
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Upgrade to 1st class rail
VIP Seat Reservation*
Belle Époque Reservation & Lunch**
Folklore Show & Dinner, Lucerne
Jungfraujoch Excursion, Interlaken
- Return flights from UK to Switzerland in economy class including 1 piece of hold luggage and all taxes
- Rail travel as per programme including Half Fare Card
- 5 nights’ accommodation in selected category
- Daily breakfast
- Golden Pass seat reservation (Interlaken Montreux)
- Local taxes
- Digital Swiss Coupon Pass
- Travel documentation