b'Classic Glacier Express at Christmas2021 Dates & PricesDecember 19, 20From. $2,795Prices are per person based on double occupancy Glacier ExpressHighlights Though beautiful at any time of the year, Two scenic rail journeys, including the I T I N E R A R Y Switzerland becomes a breathtaking winter famous Glacier Express wonderland under the shroud of snow -Visit the illuminated streets and AT A G L A N C E one that beckons your discovery on this decorated plazas of Lucerne 9-day tour.Christmas Eve celebration complete with Day 1 - To Strasbourg, France Our time in Switzerland is split between a 5-course meal, wine, and caroling Brig and Chur. From Brig, travel byTrains Day 2 - Strasbourg to Brig,narrow-gauge and mountain railroad toSwitzerland, by Train the resort town of Zermatt, situated at the Eurostarbase of the Matterhorn, with the day free to Glacier Express Day 3 - Day Trip to Zermatt sightsee at your own pace.Bernina Express The Glacier Express guides us through the See page 202 for train informationDay 4 - At Leisure in Brig beautiful Upper Rhone Valley and then into Hotels Day 5 - Glacier Express to Chur the Rhine Gorge - hailed the Swiss Grand Hotel Monopole Metropole Canyon for its dramatic scenes - to our next Day 6 - Christmas Eve visitbase, Chur, where we settle in for theto Lucerne Christmas holiday. Switzerlands oldestHotel Ambassador, Brig, Switzerland city, Chur is brimming with history and Day 7 - Christmas Day at Leisuresightseeing opportunities, and they are all Romantik Hotel Stern, Chur, Switzerlandin Chur at your fingertips during our stay at the 300-year-old Romantik Hotel Stern.Inclusions Day 8 - Bernina Express On Christmas Eve, we travel by train to the Rail travel on high-speed and local rail Day 9 - Tour Conclusion lakeside town of Lucerne. Wrap yourself in networks the festive atmosphere as you wander the Swiss Travel Card permitting 50% illuminated streets and decorated plazas. discounted fares on free days for rail, boat Back in Chur, we begin our celebrations and most mountain railroad journeys with a five-course dinner that includes wine and carol singing by the Christmas tree. Hotel accommodations for 8 nights Christmas Day is at leisure ahead of a festive 15 meals, including a festive 4-course dinner at the hotel. Christmas dinner with wine The tour wraps up with a ride aboard oneof Switzerlands most beloved trains, the Bernina Express, taking us through the Alps to Poschiavo. From snow-dusted villages to inspiring mountain scenes, there is no shortage of scenic delights on this holiday trip.180 For Vacations By Rails complete collection of vacations, visit www.vacationsbyrail.com or call 877-253-9891'