b'Day 1 - Zrichevents that bring the spirit of music to life.Day 9 - Lake Lugano Cruise Arrive in Zrich and transfer to your downtownOvernight Montreux. (B) Gain a different perspective on the majestic hotel with free time to get acquainted withDay 5 - Montreux to Zermattlandscape during todays expedition: a cruise the city. Enjoy a welcome dinner at the hotelWe ride the train to Zermatt today. You on Lake Lugano. The port is located across this evening. Overnight Zrich. (D)know we have arrived when the mighty from our hotel, and as we board the boat, Day 2 - Zrich to Grindelwald by TrainMatterhorn comes into view. Take today take in views of palm trees and verdant We depart Zrich by train this morning on to explore the towns car-free streets lined mountains as we sail toward Gandria on the a journey to Grindelwald. Grindelwald is with shops and restaurants as well as a north shore of the lake. Admire the lakeside considered one of the most scenic resorthistoric Old Village, home to over 30 villas and visit Gandrias museums during towns in Switzerland. The remainder of thetraditional wooden Walser houses and your time here. Overnight Lugano. (B)day is at leisure. You may wish to take aancient barns and stables. Overnight Day 10 - Gotthard Panorama Express mountainside gondola ride or take in theZermatt. (B) Our last railway adventure awaits aboard the dramatic scenery from the First Cliff Walk.Day 6 - Gornergrat RailwayGotthard Panorama Express. The train passes Overnight Grindelwald. (B)A spectacular adventure lies ahead on thethrough spiral loops and several tunnels, Day 3 - JungfraujochGornergrat Railway, Europes highest including the spectacular Gotthard Tunnel, Today we embark on a journey to the Top open-air cog railway. Enjoy impressive scenesdating back to 1882. In Flelen, we board a of Europe, Jungfraujoch. Start with a cogfrom the top, including the Matterhorn andpaddle steamer to cross Lake Lucerne and railway ride to Kleine Scheidegg. Here, weMonte Rosa. Overnight Zermatt. (B, D) enjoy views of Tells Chapel, and the snow-switch rail lines and continue our journey tocapped peaks of Gotthard Pass. Mount the top. At over 11,000 feet above sea level,Day 7 - Glacier ExpressRigi and Mount Pilatus come into view as the Jungfraujoch is the highest railway A jewel in the crown of this grand train touryou approach Lucerne - the perfect scenic station in Europe. There is free time to of Switzerland is todays ride on the Glacier ending to this idyllic journey. Tonight, enjoy explore its attractions, including the IceExpress. Highlights of the day includea farewell dinner at the hotel. Overnight Palace, the Lindt chocolatier or the Sphinxcrossing the V-shaped Upper Rhne ValleyLucerne. (B, D)observation deck. Overnight Grindelwald. and the Oberalp Pass and descending intoDay 11 - Tour Conclusion (B, D)the Rhine Valley. The Rhine Gorge region isYour grand tour through Switzerlandreferred to as the Swiss Grand Canyon, andconcludes this morning after breakfast. Use Day 4 - Grindelwald to Montreuxyou have the chance to take it all in beforeyour Swiss Rail Pass to transfer to ZrichToday we travel by train to Montreux. Enjoyarriving in Chur. On arrival, the remainder ofInternational Airport.Your Tour Managerviews of several beautiful cities and thethe day is free to explore Switzerlands oldestwill provide hotel departure time based on changing Swiss countryside along the way.town. Overnight Chur. (B, L) your return flight schedule. (B)On arrival in this famous resort town, weDay 8 - Bernina Express transfer to our hotel with an afternoon at Todays journey aboard the Bernina Express leisure to soak in the magnificent sceneryfollows the highest route in the Alps and and endless amenities. Guests that arrive inhighlights the unique regions of Switzerland. July may be able to visit the Montreux JazzCross through 55 tunnels and pass over 196 Festival, a highly anticipated annual eventbridges en route to Tirano. Here, we travel by filled with countless concerts and fantasticcoach to Lugano. Overnight Lugano. (B)For Vacations By Rails complete collection of vacations, visit www.vacationsbyrail.com or call 877-253-9891 29'