UNESCO Lakeside Gems of the Swiss Alps

Seabourn Journey

The rapturous beauty of Switzerland’s Alpine lakes made them a requisite element of the European Grand Tour. Add these enchanting and unforgettable landscapes to your store of precious European memories.

Pre-Cruise | Post-Cruise

Starting at $7,999

Pre-Cruise Itinerary Overview

6 days, 5 nights

 

Day One:
On arrival at Zurich, transfer to your hotel for check-in, dinner on your own and overnight.
Hotel: Hotel Storchen

Day Two:
After breakfast, transfer to Lucerne on the shore of Lake Lucerne, surrounded by snow-capped Alps. A walking tour of the city includes the colorful Old Town, Musseg Wall and the 14th Century Chapel Bridge across the Reuss River. Then enjoy a gourmet lunch during a scenic lake cruise. Check into your hotel and for an evening at leisure and overnight.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Hotel: Hotel Schweizerhof

Day Three:
Today experience the grandeur of the Swiss Alps on a full-day tour to Mt. Titlis. Ride the rotating gondola to the peak’s Panorama Restaurant for lunch, with breathtaking alpine vistas on all sides. Return to Lucerne for dinner on your own and overnight.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Hotel: Hotel Schweizerhof

Day Four:
Following breakfast, transfer to the Lucerne rail station and travel by rail south to picturesque Lugano on the shores of Lake Lugano. Enjoy a guided food & wine tour of this largest Italian-speaking city outside Italy. Then check into your hotel, enjoy an evening at leisure and overnight.
Meals: Breakfast
Hotel: Hotel Splendide Royal

Day Five:
After breakfast, travel by private vehicle from Lugano to Venice through the Italian Dolomites and the Veneto countryside. After checking into your Venetian hotel, the rest of the day and evening is at your leisure, and overnight.
Meals: Breakfast
Hotel: Hotel Bauer Venezia

Day Six:
After breakfast at the hotel, enjoy a morning at leisure in Venice, before check-out and transfer to the pier to join your Seabourn ship.
Meals: Breakfast

This Pre-Cruise Seabourn Journey Is Available:

Post-Cruise Itinerary Overview

6 days, 5 nights

 

Day One:
On arrival at Venice, disembark your Seabourn ship and transfer to your hotel for check-in, dinner on your own and overnight.
Hotel: Hotel Bauer Venezia

Day Two:
After breakfast, travel by private vehicle from Venice through the Veneto countryside and the Italian Dolomites to picturesque Lugano on the shores of Lake Lugano. Enjoy a guided food & wine tour of this largest Italian-speaking city outside Italy. After checking into your hotel, the evening is at your leisure, and overnight.
Meals: Breakfast, Culinary tour
Hotel: Hotel Splendide Royal

Day Three:
Following breakfast, transfer to the Bellinoza railway station and travel by 1st class rail north to Lucerne on the shore of Lake Lucerne, surrounded by snow-capped Alps. Check into your hotel and enjoy the afternoon and evening at leisure. Overnight.
Meals: Breakfast
Hotel: Hotel Schweizerhof 

Day Four:
Today experience the grandeur of the Swiss Alps on a full-day tour to Mt. Titlis. Ride the rotating gondola to the peak’s Panorama Restaurant for lunch, with breathtaking alpine vistas on all sides. After free time in Engleberg, return to Lucerne for dinner on your own and overnight.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Hotel: Hotel Schweizerhof

Day Five:
Following breakfast, a walking tour of Lucerne includes the colorful Old Town, Musseg Wall and the 14th Century Chapel Bridge across the Reuss River. Then enjoy a gourmet lunch during a scenic lake cruise. Transfer to Zurich, check into your hotel and for an evening at leisure and overnight.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch lake cruise
Hotel: Hotel Storchen

Day Six:
After breakfast at the hotel, transfer to Zurich for your homeward flight.

This Post-Cruise Seabourn Journey Is Available: