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                                                                                 HOLIDAY HIGHLIGHTS
    GRAND  TOURS                                                               Swiss Travel System © RhB Regionalzug  ■  Two centres Lucerne and Chur
                                                                                 ■  First Class InterRail Pass for unlimited travel on
                                                                                   railways throughout the holiday

                                                                                 ■  Centrally located hotels allowing easy access on
                                                                                   free days with your travel pass
                                                                                 ■  Reservations in first class on Bernina Express
                                                                                 ■  Arranged optional escorted excursions on free days

                                                                                         Ibis Hotel Marschiertor
      Snow on the Alps                                                           SELECTED HOTELS
                                                                                 Lucerne    Waldstätterhof
                                                                                         Hotel Freieck
                                                                                 Cologne   Ibis Cologne am Dom
                                                                                 Please note - hotels can be subject to change
      Saturday 12 February to Monday 21 February 2022                            PRICE INCLUDES
                                                                                 ■  First class rail travel throughout
      A first class rail tour of mountains, Alpine scenery and the world famous UNESCO ‘Rhaetian   ■  First class 10-day InterRail Pass for unlimited travel
                                                                                   on trains (European residents only)
      Railway’ in a ‘winter wonderland’ setting. With stays in Lucerne & Chur you can explore   ■  Same day travel from your home station to London
      independently with a first class travel pass or join daily escorted excursions, including a return     pre/post tour (UK residents only)
                                                                                 ■  Daily optional escorted excursions
      excursion on the Bernina Express.                                          ■  Bernina Express supplements
                                                                                 ■  4 evening meals, 2 light lunches on Eurostar
      Day 1 - To Aachen                    Day 5 - To Chur                       ■  Accommodation in good quality hotels on a
      Your InterRail Pass is valid for first class travel from  We  take  a  morning  transfer  by  rail,  via  Zürich  to     bed and breakfast basis
      your local station to London this morning.  Departing  Chur, the oldest city in Switzerland and the capital   ■  Services of a tour leader from London and
      on the lunchtime Eurostar service in Standard  of Graubünden. We stay in Chur for 4 nights. After     throughout the tour
      Premier from London St Pancras to Brussels, a light  check in the afternoon is free to explore with your
      meal will be served on board. We make an onward  InterRail Pass, or the tour leader will offer an optional   Price per person:
      connection in first class seats to Aachen for an  excursion to Arosa.      Escorted holiday             £1,845
      overnight stay. Dinner included tonight.                                   Single room supplement        £270
                                           Day 6 - Exploring Graubünden          Deposit for this holiday      £100
      Day 2 - To Lucerne                   Using your first class InterRail Pass, a free day allows
      We  travel  in  first  class  from  Aachen  to  Cologne  you the chance to explore Chur and the surrounding   service to London St Pancras, travelling in Standard
      before continuing south via Basle to Lucerne. Our  area using the UNESCO World Heritage Rhaetian
      arrival late afternoon gives an opportunity to stretch  Railways network. There will be an optional escorted   Premier which includes a light meal. We arrive back
                                                                                early afternoon and your InterRail Pass is valid for a
      our legs before enjoying an evening meal which is  excursion on offer.
      included this evening. We stay in Lucerne for 3 nights                    first class journey back to your local station today.
      on a half board basis.               Day 7 - Bernina Express
                                           Today we offer a full day escorted excursion from
      Days 3 & 4 - Time to Explore         Chur to Tirano travelling in first class reserved seats
      Free  days  based  in  Lucerne  with  the  use  of  your  on the Bernina Express route. With its spirals and
      InterRail Pass. The town is known as the gateway to  tunnels and reaching an altitude of more than 2000m
      central Switzerland and sits on the edge of the lake.  this journey is breathtaking.
      There will be optional excursions on offer each day
      but, if you prefer to be independent, your experienced   Day 8 - Another Chance to Explore
                                           A second day at leisure in Chur and again, there will
      tour leader will help with ideas and planning.
                                           be the offer of an optional escorted excursion led
                                           by your tour leader using our first class InterRail Pass.
                                           Day 9 - To Cologne
                                           After breakfast we depart Chur and make our way
                                           to Zürich before continuing to Cologne for an
                                           overnight stay. Our hotel for tonight is ideally located
                                           within the station building.
                                          Swiss Cities: Lucerne  Day 10 - Home to London
                                           Taking  the  morning  direct  ICE  service  to  Brussels
                                           we make a connection with the lunchtime Eurostar

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