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Essential Zurich

Essential Zurich

2 nights from
AU$539 Per person twin share
 
  • Package Type
    Self-Guided
  • STC Main Accommodation
    Accommodation in Switzerland
  • Travel From
    01 Jan 2019
  • Travel Until
    31 Dec 2019
2 nights from
AU$539 Per person twin share
 
  • Package Type
    Self-Guided
  • STC Main Accommodation
    Accommodation in Switzerland
  • Travel From
    01 Jan 2019
  • Travel Until
    31 Dec 2019
Description 
  • Package Highlights
    AccommodationAccommodation Choice of accommodation in a 3 or 4-star hotelInclusionInclusion 72-hour Zürich Card that includes unlimited travel on the local network of trams, buses, boats and regional trains.InclusionInclusion Rail tickets in 2nd class (Swiss Card including half fare discount)TourTour Visit Zurich, Switzerland’s largest city famous for its wide range of cultural attractions

Summary

Leisure and pleasure come alive in Zurich, a mecca for all things chic, cool, and vibrant. You might see it as a spirited financial district, but take a stroll through its medieval alleys, squares and arcades and you'll know that Zurich is much more than a cosmopolitan centre. It's a tourist powerhouse defined by gentle rolling hills, tranquil woods, dazzling lakes and rivers, and scenic villages. You'll have a blast exploring a variety of museums and its quaint Old Town abuzz with small shops and boutiques. You may also choose to escape to the beautiful countryside to enjoy the breath-taking scenery including Mount Titlis, Mount Pilatus or the Rhine Falls. Experience the reinvented Trolley tour taking you to its most scenic viewpoints and landmarks including the churches St. Peter, Grossmünster and Fraumünster, and the famous Bahnhofstrasse.

INCLUSIONS

  • 2-night accommodation in a selected hotel category, standard rooms
  • 2nd class rail travel as per itinerary
  • Daily breakfast at hotel
  • Local taxes
  • 72-hour Zürich Card, including:

-Airport transfers
-Unlimited 2nd class travel by bus, train and cableway in the city of Zurich
-Admission to selected museums incl. entrance to Rietberg Museum
-Excursion up the Uetliberg, Zurich's local "mountain"
-Limmat boat trips on the River Limmat as far as the lake and back (duration: 1 hour)
-Short Round Trip on Lake Zurich (duration: 1.5 hours)
-Shopping and dinner discounts in local shops and restaurants

  • Guided Sightseeing Zurich Experience Tour (duration 2 hours)
  • Detailed itinerary and travel documentation.

Optional Extras

  • Guided Sightseeing Tours (half day and full day excursions)

- Heidiland Great Country Tour
- Rhine Falls
- Mount Titlis or Mount Pilatus

  • Individual mountain excursions (unescorted)

EXCLUSIONS

  • Meals other than those specified in the itinerary or list of inclusions.
  • Personal expenses
  • Travel insurance

ITINERARY

Day 1, Arrival in Switzerland – Explore Zürich

Upon arrival transfer via rail from Zürich Airport to the city centre and tram connection to your hotel. 

Zürich is Switzerland’s largest city and well known for its wide range of cultural attractions and excellent hotels that cater to every visitor. There is a variety of museums to visit, in particular the Museum of Fine Arts that houses one of the largest collections of paintings by Munch outside Norway. Zürich has a spectacular Old Town, well worth exploring for its small shops and boutiques. The Swiss countryside is not far away and you can escape the city for a day to visit some of Switzerland’s most breath-taking sceneries, including Mount Titlis, Mount Pilatus or the Rhine Falls.

Overnight at your hotel.

Day 2, Zürich Sightseeing

Following breakfast at your hotel enjoy the morning at leisure. Time to explore Switzerland’s largest city. With its old city centre’s cobbled streets, various museums and large shopping area, Zürich offers something for everyone.

In the afternoon enjoy an outstanding city tour of Zurich. The reinvented Trolley tour, an air-conditioned Panorama bus, takes you on a 100-minute round trip to the sights of Switzerland’s largest city. The route leads across the famous Bahnhofstrasse and the banking centre to the lake with a view of the snowcapped mountains, part of the old town with its magnificent guild houses and the churches St. Peter, Grossmünster and Fraumünster. You’ll see the university quarter and the residential area Zürichberg, the National Museum and the Kunsthaus. At the two most scenic viewpoints you will make a short photo stop.

Your Zürich-Card also includes unlimited travel on the local network of trams, buses, boats and regional trains.

Overnight at your hotel.

Day 3, Zürich Departure

Your tour ends after breakfast at your hotel.

Important Notes

  • Extension nights available
  • City Walk April-October daily at 3pm and also Sat-Sun at 11am
  • Close out dates : 21st Mar – 27th Mar for Hotel Montana
  • Combinable with other arrangements (pre-/post extensions)
  • Accommodation:

-Extra night, child rate and triple room on request. Children under 6 years travel free when sharing room with their parents (no extra bedding).
-Deluxe 5-star hotel on request
-All prices are subject to availability.
-If the chosen hotel is not available, an alternative accommodation is offered.
-Supplements or reductions may apply.
-Prices for families are available on request.

  • Rail Transport:
    -Children under 16 years travel free of charge when accompanied by at least one parent. Please request a "Family Card" at time of booking.

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Your Accommodation

3, 4 or 5-Star Accommodation in Switzerland

Switzerland Travel Connection offers you a wide-range of comfortable accommodation across the different cities and towns of Switzerland. From standard 3-star to luxury 5-star hotels, we've got your Swiss accommodation covered. We offer small to medium sized, sometimes family-run, often centrally located and close to train stations. They are chosen for their charm and style, Swiss hospitality and the relationship built with them over time. Choose from our handpicked accommodation Basel, Bern, Lucerne, Interlaken, Lugano, Montreux and Zurich.

 
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