Escape with us to greener pastures, where waterfalls tumble, lakes dazzle in outrageous shades of blue, and gondolas carry you within yodeling distance of glaciated peaks. You'll even sleep in the shadow of the Eiger's north face. And you won't quite believe what you see. An altitude-induced mirage? Just another moment of alpine bliss in Switzerland.
1 Savor breathtaking alpine scenery as you commute the Swiss way: by chairlift! | Hike on a ridge above Lake Oeschinen, surrounded by limestone cliffs, snowy peaks and hanging ice | Cold beer and hot cocoa await at a traditional alpine hut.
2 From flower-laden chalets to milk cows adorned with brass bells, the scenery is quintessentially Swiss as you pedal through a serene valley | Ride past turquoise Lake Thun en route to Interlaken | Hop aboard a cogwheel train bound for Grindelwald | Enjoy an alphorn serenade | Indulge in decadent fondue paired with regional wines.
3-4 Admire the famed Eiger, Mönch and Jungfrau towering above the emerald-green landscape | Hike from First Peak to Bachalpsee, one of Switzerland’s most beautiful lakes | Let loose on an exhilarating descent by Trotti bikes into Grindelwald Valley | Walk on the impressive north face of the Eiger Trail, one of Switzerland’s most famous trails.
5-6 Bike into Meiringen Valley past countless waterfalls, including seven-tiered Reichenbach Falls | Bike along Lake Brienz and kayak in its turquoise waters | Amble along the lake’s shore to the charming town of Iseltwald.