The Golden Pass

Enjoy 7 days on this fun filled rail tour that takes you to Lucerne, Interlaken, Montreux and Geneva.


DAY 1 - ZURICH / GENEVA / LUCERNE - Upon arrival at Zurich or Geneva airport, train transfer to Lucerne.  Remainder of day at leisure in this lovely alpine town with the chapel bridge.  

DAY 2 - LUCERNE Day at leisure. (BB)  

DAY 3 - LUCERNE / INTERLAKEN  - Take  the BRUNIG PANORAMIC EXPRESS to the resort town of Interlaken. From here begin your optional trip to the Top of Europe - Jungfraujoch.  See the Ice Palace, the Sphinx Observation building, enjoy the summer ski lifts and walk in eternal snow before returning to Interlaken.  (BB)  

DAY 4 - INTERLAKEN / MONTREUX - Depart on the Panoramic Express to Montreux.  Go over the Golden Pass before passing idyllic vineyards on Lake Geneva.   (BB)  

DAY 5 - MONTREUX - Enjoy the day at leisure as you explore the city of  Montreux and its surrounds.  Take an optional ride on the sumptous Swiss Chocolate Train (Wednesdays only from June to Oct) that goes first to the medieval village Gruyeres, known for its 15th century castle and distinctive cheese.  Continue to Broc, home to the Nestle Swiss Chocolate Factory.  See a film on how chocolate is made, take a mini tour through the factory and taste some heavenly samples before returning. (BB)

DAY 6 - MONTREUX / GENEVA  - This morning travel along the beautiful slopes of the lake to reach Geneva.  Enjoy the day at leisure or take an optional city tour to explore the culture of this city. (BB)

DAY 7 - GENEVA / DEPARTURE - Enjoy breakfast at your hotel before departure. (BB)

Rail Tour includes:

  • 6 Nights, 7 Days  
  • First Class Hotels with private bath, service and taxes  
  • Daily Buffet Breakfasts  
  • 2nd class 6 day Swiss rail Pass

(Reduced rates for Swiss Pass holders on boat and rail tickets purchased while in Switzerland)

Golden Pass Rates:

Rate Per Person

$ 1350

Single rate

$ 1550

Daily Departures January 1 - December 31

Prices do not reflect supplements for stays during fairs, congresses and holidays - higher rates may apply. See your travel agent for details.