b'Day 1 - Zrich Day 5 - Montreux and Zermatt Day 8 - Bernina Express to Tirano, ItalyArrive in Zurich and transfer on your own to ourThis morning we depart Lausanne for the SwissEmbark on one of Europes most spectacular hotel. The remainder of the day is at leisure. Joinmountain resort of Zermatt. Following the curvetrain rides: the Bernina Express, a UNESCO World your Tour Manager and traveling companionsof Lake Geneva, we stop in the lakeside town ofHeritage Site, and the 2-hour trip to Tirano, this evening for a welcome dinner at your hotel.Montreux, known as the Swiss Riviera. Here,Italy. Travel across the lofty Bernina Pass via Overnight Zrich. (D) we join a guided excursion to Chillon Castle, onethe Swiss Poschiavo area to Tirano in the Italian Day 2 - St. Gallen Excursion of the most visited historic sites in SwitzerlandValtellina. In Tirano, the day is yours to sightsee offering hundreds of years worth of history. Ourthrough the narrow streets. We return to St. Today we take the train to St. Gallen. On arrival,journey continues by train to Zermatt. OvernightMoritz by train. Overnight St. Moritz. (B)we embark on a walking tour of the Old Town.Zermatt. (B)Admire the historic buildings, including theDay 9 - St. Moritz to Zrichfamous Baroque cathedral, as we learn aboutDay 6 - Gornergrat Railway We depart for Zrich this morning. Upon arrival, the origins of the town. There is time for lunchThe day begins with a mountain adventurewe get acquainted with the city on a guided on your own before returning to Zrich thisaboard the Gornergrat Railway. This fully tour. Some of the sites you may see along the afternoon. Overnight Zrich (B). electric cog railway has been taking passengersway include the Opera House; the elegant Day 3 - Zrich to Lucerne by Train up Gornergrat Mountain since 1898. As weshops along the Bahnhofstrasse; Lake Zrich; make our way up to the summit over the courseand Fraumnster Church, where Marc Chagalls This morning we board a train bound forof 33 minutes, you are treated to some of the5-piece stained glass windows flood the chapel Lucerne.This medieval city is surrounded by amost spectacular scenery in the world, includingwith light and color. Tonight, we celebrate our beautiful lake and nestled amidst snowcappeda look at the Matterhorn. Tonight, we indulge new experiences with a farewell dinner at the Alps. A highlight of the day is an excursion to Mt.in a traditional fondue dinner. Overnighthotel. Overnight Zrich. (B, D)Rigi. Two cog railways and a panorama cable carZermatt. (B, D)offer an unforgettable journey to the summit,Day 10 - Tour Conclusionwhere breathtaking panoramic views across theDay 7 - Glacier Express to St. Moritz Your Swiss rail tour ends this morningAlps into Germany and France await. OvernightEnjoy an unforgettable 8-hour journey aboardwith breakfast.Use your Swiss Travel Pass to Lucerne. (B, D) the Glacier Express, winding through thetransfer to Zrich International Airport. Your Day 4 - Lucerne to Lausanne by Train unspoiled natural beauty of the Alps on theTour Manager will provide hotel departure time route from Zermatt to St. Moritz. This sleek traindetails based on your return flight schedule. (B)We depart Lucerne this morning on the travels across 291 bridges, through 91 tunnels Lucerne-Interlaken Express, passing through theand around tight curves as it travels through the Bernese Oberland and across the Brnig Pass toSwiss Alps, unveiling something new to seeInterlaken, where we stop for a visit to gaze overat every turn. At lunchtime, savor a deliciousthe emerald waters of Lakes Thun and Brienz.meal served by onboard attendants. OvernightFrom Interlaken, we take the BLS RegioExpressSt. Moritz. (B, L)to Zweisimmen and continue on the GoldenPass Panoramic to Montreux. We continue to the Lausanne area, where the rest of the eveningis at leisure. Overnight Lausanne. (B)For Vacations By Rails complete collection of vacations, visit www.vacationsbyrail.com or call 877-253-9891 99'