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Walking Switzerland: From the Jungfrau to the Matterhorn

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Program #16543RJ
14 Days | 13 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Moderately Challenging
Love to learn in a small-group setting? This collection of programs has at most 10-24 participants.
See our Small Group programs.
EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. There’s minimal walking and not too many stairs.
ModerateThese programs get you on your feet and include activities such as walking up to a mile in a day through a city and standing in a museum for a few hours.
ActiveFor people who enjoy walking as much as two miles a day, perhaps to explore historic neighborhoods or a nature trail.
Moderately ChallengingFor hardy explorers who enjoy a good physical challenge, spending most of their days on the go.
ChallengingGet ready to keep up with our highest-energy group. These demanding — and rewarding — programs are for seasoned outdoor enthusiasts.
Start of Program
Jun 25, 2013
Zurich Airport: Meet your group at 11:15 AM for the group transfer to Wengen (approx. 3.5 hours). (Hotel check-in is at 2:00 PM.)
You will be staying at the Hotel Belvedere that night.
Location: Wengen
Nearest airport: Zurich
Transportation to site: From the airport in Zurich, take two trains to Interlaken. From Interlaken, take two trains to Wengen. In Wengen, call the hotel and the hotel porter will pick you up with the electric car and help you with your luggage. You may inquire at the airport information desk or contact Rail Europe for assistance with schedules.

End of Program
Jul 7, 2013
Zurich, Switzerland. After breakfast on the last day. (Hotel check-out is at 11:00 AM.)
You will be staying at the Hotel Best Western the night before.
Location: Zurich
Transportation to site: The Hotel Best Western has a hotel shuttle service that runs from 6:00 AM to 10:20 AM and 5:00 PM to 11:30 PM. Taxis are also available.
Type: Full Service Hotel

Description: Family operated hotel and situated in a peaceful area with the magnificent views of the Jungfrau and the Breithorn chain as the backdrop. Located only a few minutes walk to the city center, cable car and railway station.

Room amenities: TV, radio, telephone, hair-dryer and safe.

Facility amenities: Dining room, lounge, terrace, public lobby

Smoking policy: Yes
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: N/A
Please contact Road Scholar Travel Services if you would like assistance making hotel reservations for additional non-program nights. (800) 241-1404

Type: Full Service Hotel

Description: Close to the airport with scheduled shuttle service to/from the airport.

Contact info:
Oberhauserstrasse 30
Zurich-Glattbrugg, CH-8152 Switzerland
phone: +41448094747
web: www.bestwestern.ch/airport

Room amenities: TV, telephone, radio, private bath, minibar, AC.

Facility amenities: 2 restaurants, bar and grill room, buffet breakfast, all major credit cards accepted. Internet "Hotspot is available in the entire hotel for a cost of CHF 24 per hour.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights after: N/A
Please contact Road Scholar Travel Services if you would like assistance making hotel reservations for additional non-program nights. (800) 241-1404


Our Value Promise To You

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Included
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12 nights of accommodations
31 meals: 12 breakfasts, 8 lunches, 11 dinners
13 Expert-led lectures
19 Field trips
1 Hands-on experiences

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4.8
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