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What to include in your Tours of Switzerland

Switzerland, though a country of astonishing beauty, often confuses all and sundry as to which region to cover, which to forego. Maybe if we have a sound understanding about Switzerland’s regional offerings, we can make informed decisions while choosing the various Tours of Switzerland. The city of Lucerne- the heart of the country, is where our journey should start. A side trip to the stupendous Mt Titlis can always be arranged from here.

Further, we can take the Golden Pass train to the picturesque Interlaken, undertake an excursion to Jungfraujoch, perhaps a jaunt around Gstaad or a visit to the panoramic restaurant of Piz Gloria and reach Montreux. If the mood strikes you, we can always make a detour to the Alpine Resort of Zermatt at the foothills of the majestic Matterhorn. Among more comprehensive Tours of Switzerland, one can include the Chillon Castle, Lausanne, Geneva etc in the itinerary.

From Montreux, we can undertake a Northward journey aboard the Glacier Express to the chic and elegant St Moritz via Oberalap Pass. This dramatic journey across hills dotted with chalets and meandering streams and gorges and lofty peaks and Alpine meadows includes some 300 bridges and 90 tunnels. We can indulge in a game of golf amidst scenic settings of this valley or go sailing in one of the many delightful lakes. Zurich is where our journey will conclude with visits to art museums, souvenir shops and the Old Town.


Honeymoon in Switzerland: A Dream Come True

Switzerland is one of the most favored destinations among honeymooners, and those who can afford it, are sure to opt for it over visiting any of the South Asian countries, which are overrun by tourists throughout the year. A honeymoon in Switzerland is like a dream come true! Who wouldn’t want to start their new life in the midst of sheer breathtaking beauty, getting to know each other while roaming about in the lush green pastures and sipping on some fine wine as you gaze at the snow capped mountains! Not only can you hold hands while sharing a train ride through the picturesque countryside, but you can also try out some adventure sports, such as tobogganing, skiing, ice skating, hiking, cycling, ice-hiking, climbing and much more. Ski at different slopes and heights, never mind if you are a novice or a seasoned skier, these hills are sure to prove a challenge for you.

The country can be visited during any season, with each season offering a new landscape, be it frosted mountains, verdant forest or rolling hill. Enjoy your time with your loved one, and take in the beauty of the surroundings. The hotels you get to stay in include three star and four star hotels, which offer complimentary breakfasts and superb services. You can also buy some of the best chocolates available in the world from Switzerland. Don’t forget to pick some up for your loved ones back home. Armed with all the facts, now you can go ahead and make arrangements to enjoy your honeymoon in Switzerland.