Make your plans to escape with us to the alpine paradise of Switzerland this year for an unforgettable multi-sport adventure that will take your breath away! You'll experience awe-inspiring peaks, sweeping green pastures, glacier-fed lakes with the most unbelievable shades of blue, and valley's of cascading waterfalls!
In addition, you can look forward to cycling on some of the most scenic roads in a country like that has them in abundance while savoring the spectacular landscapes along the way. In addition, we are excited to be featuring two of the country's most amazing luxury hotels, the Villa Honegg and The Cambrian, where their stylish digs and famous infinity pools will offer the perfect getaway following your adventures on the hiking paths or the road. So make your plans today for a truly memorable escape to Switzerland and, in the process, create a new legend to call your own!
Dates: September 16-22, 2017
Single Supplement: $1099.00
Length: 7 days / 6 nights
Meeting Point: Zurich Intl Airport
Drop-Off Point: Zurich Intl Airport
September 16 - Welcome to Switzerland!
Following your arrival into charming Zurich, we will meet you at the airport and transfer you to our nearby deluxe hotel. Following check-in for one night, relax in the hotel pool or get a spa treatment while our professional mechanics build up your bike for you. This evening, we'll enjoy a festive "Welcome Meeting and Dinner" in the city center.
September 17 - Zurich to Burgenstock.
Enjoy a hearty Swiss breakfast before departing to beautiful Lake Lucerne and the five-star Villa Honegg! Set on top of an unbelievable scenic overlook, the Villa is one of the finest hotels in Switzerland and features one of the most photographed infinity pools in the world! Our ride will depart and finish at the Villa and will feature a rolling ride around the shores of Lake Lucerne before the final climb up to the hotel. This evening, we'll enjoy a group dinner overlooking the postcard panorama below! Simply stunning!
September 18 - Engelberg Loop with option for the Acherli Pass.
Enjoy breakfast overlooking the Swiss Alps and Lake Lucerne before enjoying a fun-filled day of cycling to the village of Engelberg. Following lunch in town amidst the pristine peaks, choose the option to ride the hidden Acherli Pass or return to the hotel where you can relax in the infinity pool or rewind with a spa session. This evening, we'll explore the nearby restaurants for dinner on your own.
September 19 - Burgenstock to Lauterbrunnen / Grosse Scheidegg Loop.
Following breakfast, we will transfer from one alpine paradise to another! Our destination this morning is the postcard village of Lauterbrunnen, nestled in the "Valley of the Waterfalls" in the shadow of the north face of the Eiger! Following our arrival, we'll enjoy a great warm-up along the shores of Brienzer Lake before the tackling the climb up the breathtaking road of the Grosse Scheidegg! After savoring the views on the summit, enjoy the descent down into Grindelwald before reaching our hotel. This evening, we'll take the cable car up to the village of Murren for our group dinner amidst the peaks!
September 20 - Schilthorn and James Bond 007 / Eiger Hiking Trail / Lauterbrunnen Waterfalls Valley.
There are some places in the Bernese Oberland that are better discovered on foot so today we will be hiking and enjoying the Swiss cablecars! We'll begin our day with an early trip to the Schiltorn Restaurant where the James Bond film "In Her Majesty's Secret Service" was filmed and where we will enjoy a view on top of the world along with the 007 Exhibit! Afterwards, we'll spend the day discovering the spectacular vistas of the Eiger Hiking Trail and over 80 of the waterfalls in the Lauterbrunnen Valley. Truly a magical day!
September 21 - Lauterbrunnen to Adelboden.
Enjoy breakfast in Lauterbrunnen before enjoying a fun-filled ride through Interlaken and then around the shores of Thune Lake with its breathtaking panoramas of the Alps. Afterwards, you'll feel the spirit of the Tour de Suisse as you climb up to the village of Adelboden and our featured hotel, the four-star Cambrian! Stop at the hotel or continue to the summit of the Hahnenmoos Pass before descending back into town. Following check-in for one night, relax in the infinity pool or get a massage before our final group dinner this evening.
September 22 - Morning Hike or Mountain Bike Ride / Afternoon Transfer to Zurich.
Spend your final morning in the Swiss Alps with a variety of options at your disposal! You can visit a cheese dairy, go hiking to the Engstligenfalle, or opt to go mountainbiking or e-biking. Following check-out at 12 noon, we'll return you to Zurich with memories of an amazing Swiss Bliss Adventure!