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Gardens of Ticino and Graubunden

Gardens of Ticino and Graubunden

5 nights from
AU$1,225 Per person twin share
 
  • Package Type
    Self-Guided
  • STC Main Accommodation
    Accommodation in Switzerland
  • Travel From
    08 Jun 2019
  • Travel Until
    20 Oct 2019
5 nights from
AU$1,225 Per person twin share
 
  • Package Type
    Self-Guided
  • STC Main Accommodation
    Accommodation in Switzerland
  • Travel From
    08 Jun 2019
  • Travel Until
    20 Oct 2019
Description 
  • Package Highlights
    AccommodationAccommodation 5-night accommodationInclusionInclusion Bernina Express seat reservationInclusionInclusion Rail tickets in 2nd or 1st class as per itinerary (Swiss Card included - half fare discount)InclusionInclusion Ticino Card & Davos/Klosters Card for free local transport and discountsMealMeal Daily breakfastTourTour Visit to the beautiful gardens of Alpinum Schatzalp & Parco Ciani

Summary

Admire two of the most beautiful Swiss parks with this 6-day experience package. Teeming with over 3,500 plant species, the botanical garden of Alpinum Schatzalp is a must-visit attraction in Davos. After taking pleasure of the garden’s alpine plant collections, such as edelweiss, gentian and bluebells, hop on board the Bernina Express train for a panoramic journey to the Swiss-Mediterranean city of Lugano. Visit Parco Ciani for a relaxing stroll in the shade of century-old trees and enjoy picture-postcard lakefront views, as well sights of vivid flower beds winding through well-kept English-style lawns.

2019 Departure dates: Daily between 8 June and 20 October

Highlights

  • 5-night accommodation in charming hotels, daily breakfast included
  • Visit to the beautiful gardens of Alpinum Schatzalp & Parco Ciani
  • Panoramic rail journeys

Inclusions

  • Rail journeys in 2nd or 1st class as per itinerary (Swiss Card including half fare discount)
  • 5-night accommodation in selected hotel category, standard rooms
  • Daily breakfast at hotel
  • Local taxes
  • Seat reservations on the Bernina Express
  • Visit to Alpinum Schatzalp
  • Ticino Card for free local transport and discounts in and around Lugano and surrounding area
  • Davos/Klosters Card for free local transport and discounts in and around Davos and Klosters
  • Detailed itinerary and travel documentation

Exclusions

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

Itinerary

Day 1, Davos
Starting from Davos, stay at the Schatzalp. Remainder of the day is spent at your leisure.

Overnight at your hotel in Davos.

Day 2, Davos
Breakfast at your hotel.

A visit to the Alpinum Schatzalp with a display of over 3,500 plant species, which came from mountain regions all over the world.

Overnight at your hotel in Davos.

Day 3, Davos – Lugano
Breakfast at your hotel.

Today, journey on board the scenic Bernina Express train and bus all the way to Lugano.

Overnight at your hotel in Lugano.

Day 4, Lugano
Breakfast at your hotel.

Visit the beautiful Parco Ciani, a 63,000 sqm. park, with its different areas and beautiful views of Lake Lugano. Here, you can recover from the hustle and bustle of the city as you walk along paths lined by centuries-old trees.

Overnight at your hotel in Lugano.

Day 5, Lugano
Explore Lugano at your leisure.

Overnight at your hotel in Lugano.

Day 6, Lugano
Breakfast at your hotel.

Morning at leisure.

Rail transfer to airport/border or continuation of your tour. 

Accommodation

Standard Package (3-star)
Davos: Schatzalp or similar
Lugano: Hotel Delfino or similar

Superior and Deluxe Package (4 & 5-star) - On request

All prices are subject to availability. If the above hotels are not available, alternative accommodation will be offered. Supplements or reductions may apply. Prices for families are available on request.

Important Notes

  • Open jaw possible (ie. start in Zurich ending in Lugano or vice versa)
  • Extension nights available in each location
  • Accommodation may be upgraded from 3-star to 4/5-star upon request.
  • Extra night, child rate and triple room on request. Children under 6 years travel free when sharing room with their parents (no extra bedding).
  • Rail travel may be upgraded to 1st class, supplement applies. Contact us for more details.
  • Swiss Card includes 50% discount on additional rail tickets (local transport) and some mountain excursions.
  • Please note that seat reservations on Bernina-Express can only be confirmed about 90 days prior to the travel date. For earlier bookings, we shall confirm all other services and advise the train reservation at a later stage.

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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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