13 Days 12 Nights
Munich (1N) – Innsbruck (1N) – Cortina d’Ampezzo (1N) – Bolzano (1N) – St. Moritz (2N) – Lake Como (1N) – Turin (1N) – Tasch (2N) – Lucerne (1N) – Zurich (1N)
Embark on a 13-day adventure through the stunning Alpine tour with this comprehensive Italy Switzerland trip package from IMAD Travel. The tour begins in Munich, Germany, allowing you to experience the vibrant culture and history of this iconic city. From there, journey to Innsbruck, Austria, where you can explore the picturesque landscapes and charming architecture that define this alpine town.
Continue your exploration as you head to Cortina d’Ampezzo, Italy, a renowned destination for outdoor enthusiasts and nature lovers. Then, travel to Bolzano, a city nestled in the heart of the Dolomites, offering a unique blend of Italian and Austrian influences. Next on the itinerary is St. Moritz in Switzerland, famed for its luxury resorts and dramatic mountain scenery.
As the journey unfolds, you’ll visit Lake Como, an enchanting lake district known for its elegant villas and serene waterside vistas. Experience the rich cultural heritage of Turin before making your way to Täsch and enjoying the natural splendor of the surrounding area. Your final destinations include the breathtaking landscapes of Lucerne and Zurich in Switzerland.
This meticulously planned itinerary ensures that every step of your journey reveals new wonders and experiences against the backdrop of the magnificent Alps. Get ready for an unforgettable 13 days filled with natural beauty, cultural immersion, and memorable adventures in Italy and Switzerland. Contact us today.
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Experience the breathtaking landscapes of Italy and Switzerland on a 13-day Italy Switzerland trip package curated by IMAD Travel. Each day will unveil a new marvel of nature, from the verdant dairy pastures to the charming villages nestled among imposing peaks. Immerse yourself in the enchanting forests as you travel through South Tyrol, where the Novacella Abbey invites you to explore its rich history and captivating architecture.
Witness the legacy of athletic prowess in Cortina d’Ampezzo, the host city of the 1956 Winter Olympics, set amidst the spectacular Italian Dolomites often compared to the American Rocky Mountains. With every step of this awe-inspiring journey, you’ll discover an array of stunning scenery that will leave an indelible mark on your memory.
Highlights of your adventure include immersing yourself in the stunning views of Lake Carezza, nestled amidst the emerald-green mountains of Italy. Traverse the Austrian and Italian Tyrolean Alps as you witness their awe-inspiring beauty unfold before your eyes.
Next, venture into Switzerland’s Engadine National Park, renowned for its unparalleled natural splendor featuring deep-blue lakes and majestic peaks towering over 12,000 feet. Delight in the tranquil allure of Lake Como, one of Europe’s deepest lakes, before exploring the car-free wonderland of Zermatt, surrounded by picturesque mountain vistas.
Your journey starts with awe-inspiring views of the soaring peaks and picturesque valleys in Switzerland. As you traverse through this beautiful landscape, you’ll find yourself immersed in the allure of nature’s grandeur.
But that’s not all – your exploration extends beyond nature’s masterpieces as you delve into the heart of Turin. Discover its rich history and culture with an insightful city tour that unveils hidden treasures and stories dating back to its days as Italy’s former capital.
During this part of the journey, travelers will have the opportunity to explore the enchanting Linderhof Castle, which is one of King Ludwig’s remarkable fairy-tale castles. Despite being the smallest of his three castles, Linderhof is renowned for its exquisite elegance and unique charm.
Set amidst picturesque surroundings in Bavaria, Linderhof Castle features opulent interiors and meticulously landscaped gardens designed by the king himself. Visitors can marvel at the intricate details of the castle’s architecture and learn about King Ludwig’s fascinating history as they wander through its ornate halls.
In alpine adventure, experience the breathtaking journey on the Glacier Express as part of your 13 days Italy Switzerland trip package from IMAD Travel. Step on board this iconic mountain railway in Switzerland, revered for its scenic routes crossing over bridges and through tunnels. Marvel at the unparalleled panoramic views of the Swiss Alps, lush valleys, dense forests, and picturesque villages that dot the landscape.
Embark on a 13-day Italy-Switzerland trip package from IMAD Travel. Start with a memorable journey aboard the Bernina Express, crossing the spectacular Alps to reach Tirano in Italy. The train journey offers breathtaking views as it climbs to altitudes greater than 7,000 feet, providing an unforgettable experience.
After disembarking, you’ll rejoin your motorcoach and head to the picturesque shores of Lake Como, Italy’s third-largest lake and one of the deepest in Europe. Here, you can explore charming lakeside towns, indulge in delicious Italian cuisine, and soak up the stunning scenery.
Throughout the trip, you’ll have the opportunity to immerse yourself in the rich culture and history of both Italy and Switzerland. From iconic landmarks to hidden gems, this comprehensive itinerary ensures that you make lasting memories at every stop along the way.
Begin by traversing the scenic Po Valley, renowned for its fertile plains and charming villages, en route to the historic city of Turin. This city not only boasts being the birthplace of Fiat automobiles but also houses the legendary Holy Shroud, a relic that has captured imaginations for centuries.
Upon reaching Turin, you will have the opportunity to immerse yourself in its rich history and captivating sights alongside a knowledgeable Local Guide. Explore all the major landmarks and attractions, including splendid palaces, vibrant piazzas, and remarkable museums that showcase Turin’s cultural heritage. With a focus on detail and personalized insights from your guide, you can expect an enriching experience that brings each site to life with fascinating stories and historical context.
Begin your adventure with a leisurely drive through the Aosta Valley, renowned for its breathtaking scenery and as a hub for winter sports enthusiasts. As you venture into Switzerland, experience the rich history and culture of Martigny and Sion, two ancient towns that offer a glimpse into the region’s past.
En route to Zermatt, revel in the beauty of Swiss wine-making regions, where lush vineyards stretch across the countryside. Finally, immerse yourself in the allure of Täsch, a charming village nestled in the magnificent Zermatt area, before continuing your unforgettable exploration of these two remarkable countries.
Take a short train ride to picturesque Zermatt, a renowned mountain resort nestled beneath the iconic Matterhorn. Wander through charming narrow streets adorned with an array of boutique shops, quaint cafés, and lively bars as you soak up the delightful mountain atmosphere.
As part of this unforgettable experience, consider opting for a breathtaking ride on Europe’s highest rack railway to Gornergrat at an awe-inspiring altitude of 10,272 feet. From this vantage point, feast your eyes on unparalleled panoramic views of the majestic Alps that will leave you in sheer wonder and amazement. It’s a fantastic opportunity to capture stunning photos and immerse yourself in the natural beauty of the Swiss Alps.
Embark on a 13-day Italy-Switzerland trip package from Imad Travel, to explore the stunning landscapes of Italy and Switzerland. Board the renowned Glacier Express train, celebrated for traversing over numerous bridges and through tunnels, offering unparalleled panoramic views of the Swiss Alps, lush valleys, dense forests, and charming villages nestled in alpine meadows. The journey also includes experiencing rushing streams that add to the picturesque scenery.
The legendary Glacier Express provides an unforgettable ride before rejoining your motorcoach for a descent into the dramatically beautiful Lucerne area. This excursion promises breathtaking sights and an opportunity to immerse yourself in the natural beauty of Switzerland’s mountainous regions.
Cross the stunning Brünig Pass and make your way to Interlaken, where you’ll be mesmerized by the majestic Jungfrau massif, boasting the iconic peaks of Jungfrau, Mönch, and Eiger. As you traverse through picturesque farmland, you’ll arrive in the Swiss capital of Bern.
In Bern, don’t miss out on visiting the fascinating bear park and witnessing the grandeur of the Federal Palace. Your journey continues to Zurich, where you can immerse yourself in this vibrant city’s culture and charm. With expertly crafted itineraries and seamless travel arrangements, this trip offers an unforgettable exploration of two captivating European nations.
Don’t miss out on this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to explore the breathtaking Alpine region with all the details taken care of by IMAD Travel. Book now and ensure you secure your spot on this exclusive 13-day adventure before it’s too late. Experience the charm and beauty of Italy and Switzerland in a way that will leave you with unforgettable memories – reserve your place today! Contact us today.
Embark on a 13-day journey through Italy and Switzerland, starting with your arrival in Munich, Germany on Day 1. After checking into your hotel, you'll have the opportunity to wander through the charming Bavarian capital at your leisure. Later in the evening, you'll gather with your Tour Director and fellow travelers to kick off the adventure.
On the second day of the 13-day Italy-Switzerland trip package, you'll embark on an intriguing journey. Begin by exploring Marienplatz, Munich's renowned square, before venturing south to discover Linderhof Castle. This enchanting palace, the smallest of King Ludwig II's three Bavarian fairytale castles, draws inspiration from Louis XIV's Versailles and boasts magnificent Italian Renaissance gardens in a rococo style. Following this, travel through the picturesque Inn Valley into Austria and arrive in Innsbruck to marvel at its captivating town center and historic Golden Roof. Today’s Distance: 124 mi/ 200 km Breakfast Dinner
Experience the third day of your 13-day Italy and Switzerland trip package with a journey from Innsbruck to Novacella, Italy, passing through the stunning alpine landscapes of the Austrian and Italian Tyrol. Visit the magnificent Novacella Abbey, a Baroque marvel still home to Augustinian monks, before exploring the charming town of Brunico, where international influences meet alpine traditions. Travel through the breathtaking Dolomites, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and arrive at the renowned winter resort of Cortina d'Ampezzo for awe-inspiring views. Today’s Distance: 112 mi/ 180 km Breakfast
On the fourth day of your 13-day Italy and Switzerland trip package, you will journey to Cortina D'Ampezzo and then make your way through the stunning Dolomites, crossing Falzarego and Pordoi Passes. Take a break at the captivating Lake Carezza, known for its vibrant rainbow colors, and perhaps catch a glimpse of the legendary mermaid who sought refuge here from a persistent wizard. Your next destination is Bolzano, where you can explore the history of the famous Ice Man from the Bronze Age. Today’s Distance: 81 mi/ 130 km Breakfast
On the fifth day of your 13-day Italy-Switzerland trip package, you will explore Bolzano, Glorenza, and St. Moritz in Switzerland. Begin by visiting Glorenza, known as the smallest fortified city in Tyrol and located at the meeting point of Switzerland, Austria, and Italy. Travel through Tubre Pass to reach Engadine National Park, covering an area of 66 square miles and boasting pristine natural beauty including deep blue lakes, golden larch forests in autumn, towering peaks reaching 12,000 feet, and charming villages with traditional Grisons-style houses. The day concludes with a visit to the luxurious St. Moritz resort town, renowned as the oldest and most prestigious winter destination globally. Today’s Distance: 99 mi/ 160 km Breakfast Dinner
Enjoy a relaxing day in St. Moritz, a chic Swiss spa resort famous for its breathtaking mountain views, excellent hiking trails, and fantastic shopping options. Take advantage of the freedom to explore at your own pace during this 6th day of your 13-day Italy-Switzerland trip package. Breakfast
On the seventh day of your 13-day Italy-Switzerland trip package, you'll embark on an unforgettable journey on the Bernina Express. Traverse the breathtaking Alps and reach heights of over 7,000 feet as you travel to Tirano, Italy. After this remarkable rail experience, you'll rejoin your motorcoach and make your way to the stunning shores of Lake Como, one of Europe's deepest lakes and Italy's third-largest. Today’s Distance by coach: 130 mi/ 210 km Breakfast
On the eighth day of the Italy and Switzerland trip package, you will journey from Lake Como to Turin, a city known as the birthplace of Fiat automobiles and for housing the legendary Holy Shroud. Upon reaching Turin, you will have the opportunity to explore all the significant landmarks with a local guide. In the evening, you may want to consider joining an optional dinner activity. Today’s Distance: 168 mi/ 270 km Breakfast
On the ninth day of the 13-day Italy-Switzerland trip package, enjoy a delightful journey from Turin to Aosta and then on to Martigny in Switzerland. Traverse the picturesque Aosta Valley, renowned for its winter sports and being the smallest region in Italy. As you cross into Switzerland through Martigny and Sion, experience the beauty of Swiss wine-making regions before reaching the charming T sch in the Zermatt area. Today’s Distance: 193 mi/ 310 km Breakfast Dinner
On the tenth day of your 13-day Italy-Switzerland trip package, hop on a brief train journey to Zermatt. Spend the whole day in this famous mountain retreat, nestled beneath the iconic Matterhorn. Wander through the charming, car-free lanes adorned with an array of shops, cafes, and bars. If you wish, take a thrilling ride on Europe's highest rack railway to reach the stunning 10,272-foot Gornergrat for awe-inspiring vistas of the Alps. Breakfast
On the 11th day of your 13-day Italy and Switzerland trip package, you'll embark on a journey aboard the iconic Glacier Express train to the Lucerne area. This renowned mountain railway will take you over numerous bridges and through many tunnels, offering unparalleled panoramic vistas of the Swiss Alps, as well as the valleys, forests, alpine meadows, streams, and charming villages below. After this unforgettable train ride, you'll rejoin your motorcoach for the descent into the stunningly diverse landscape of the picturesque Lucerne area. Today’s Distance by coach: 137 mi/ 220 km Breakfast
Explore the Lucerne area, Interlaken, Berne, and Zurich on Day 12 of your 13-day Italy Switzerland trip package. Journey through the Brünig Pass to Interlaken and capture stunning photos of the iconic Jungfrau massif, featuring the legendary peaks of Jungfrau, Mönch, and Eiger. Traverse some of Switzerland's most picturesque farmland en route to the capital city of Berne, where you can visit the bear park and Federal Palace. Finally, make your way to Zurich for further exploration. Today’s Distance: 162 mi/ 260 km Breakfast
Your unforgettable 13-day journey through the breathtaking landscapes of Italy and Switzerland comes to a close with a delightful final breakfast in the charming city of Zurich this morning, signifying the conclusion of your splendid vacation. Breakfast