SWISS ALPS & CHRISTMAS MARKETS
10 Days / 9 Nights

Nobody does Christmas quite like the Europeans. The scent of fresh gingerbread and mulled wine in the air, cities and towns transformed with twinkling lights and decorations, the alpine landscape blanketed in a glistening layer of pure white snow… it’s enough to make you believe in magic.

HIGHLIGHTS
• Experience the magic of the Swiss festive season
• Visit the famous markets of Basel, Bern and Montreux
• Stroll medieval squares brimming with market stalls
• Enjoy a guided tour of Basel on the Rhine River, a city for art-lovers
• Stay in Bern, known for its UNESCO listed old town
• Tour a famous Emmental cheese factory near Bern
• Admire stunning alpine views from the medieval town of Thun
• Explore the cities and landscapes of Switzerland by rail
• Journey through the awe-inspiring Swiss Alps
• Travel along the snowy Golden Pass train route
• Marvel at the scenic rail journey between lakes and mountains
• Stay in Montreux on the shores of Lake Geneva
• Soak up the romance of the lakeside Montreux Christmas market
• Take in stunning views from Rochers-de-Naye, a mountain of the Swiss Alps
• Enjoy a cruise on Lake Geneva, overlooked by the Alps
• Visit picture-perfect Chillon Castle on Lake Geneva
• Stay in Zurich, known for its eclectic architecture

INCLUDES
• Return economy flights from either Brisbane, Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide or Perth to Zurich, Switzerland
• Return airport and rail transfers
• 7 nights hotel accommodation
• 7 meals including daily breakfast
• Travel in 2nd Class rail cabins in Switzerland
• English-speaking tour leader throughout tour
• English-speaking tour guide (day 3, 5)
• Private luggage transfer from hotel to hotel (1 piece per person)
• Parking and toll fees
• Airline taxes and surcharges

PRICE
From $3,699*

*Terms and conditions apply. Prices are per person twin share based on adult fares in AUD and subject to availability at time of booking. Offer valid until 28 August 2019, unless sold out prior and for 27 November 2019 departure. Seasonal surcharges & single supplements may apply, & prices may vary due to currency fluctuations & changes to taxes & surcharges. Valid for new bookings only & not combinable with any other offers. Saving amount has already been applied to the advertised prices. Valid for travel on selected dates. Departures may be based on minimum group numbers. Prices are correct as at July 2019 & are subject to change without notice. Further conditions apply, call your Bucket List Buddy team.