Switzerland4 days & 3 nights , Spotlight Journey
Custom Adventures with Cox & Kings Spotlight Journeys
From the cultural capitals of Europe and the historic Middle East to the islands of the Indian Ocean and the forests of the great Amazon, explore the highlights of the world at your own pace with Cox & Kings Spotlight Journeys. Designed by our Destination Experts, these single-destination short itineraries make it easy to extend your Private Journey with a few extra nights in a world-class destination. Alternatively, you can combine several Spotlight Journeys to create a unique adventure that's perfect for you.
Lucerne, Interlaken & Zurich
Immerse yourself in the glorious alpine landscapes of Switzerland on this private journey. From the lakeside town of Lucerne, take a cable car up to the summit of Mount Pilatus, the highest peak in the area, for breathtaking views. Then, in legendary Interlaken, board a cogwheel train for an unforgettable mountain journey. End your alpine adventure by browsing the boutiques in Zurich.
Day 1Arrive Zurich - Lucerne
Upon arrival at Zurich airport, you will be met by a Cox & Kings representative who will escort you to your private car. Your personal chauffeur will take you to Lucerne this morning. See the historic Chapel Bridge, and shop for Swiss watches at one of the boutiques in town. In the afternoon, take a cable car up to Mt. Pilatus, the highest peak in the region. As you gaze out out over the icy splendor of the Swiss Alps, you’ll understand exactly why this scenic region has inspired so many painters and poets. Then descend by cogwheel train, and return to Lucerne by steamer.Palace Hotel - 1 Night (B)
Travel to Interlaken today for an alpine adventure. Board a cogwheel train to Jungfraujoch, at 11,300 feet Europe’s highest railway station. From the top, marvel at the breathtaking (literally) views of the surrounding peaks. Alternatively, take the cable car to Schilthorn peak, and enjoy unimpeded views of the Bernese Alps and points as distant as the Black Forest in Germany from the revolving restaurant.Victoria-Jungfrau Grand Hotel & Spa - 1 Night (B)
The morning is yours to relax at the hotel, enjoy the spa, or do some exploring in one of Europe’s prettiest towns. Return to Zurich this afternoon. Upon arrival, you’ll have some time to shop the famous Bahnhofstrasse boutiques and Swiss watch purveyors.Baur-au-Lac - 1 Night (B)
Day 4Depart Zurich
Enjoy your morning at leisure before transferring to the airport for your onward flight.(B)