With so many beautiful cities, stunning mountain resorts and charming villages in Switzerland, it can be difficult to decide which places to include in your itinerary, so in this episode I thought I’d share with you my tips for planning your Switzerland trip itinerary.
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In this episode you’ll learn about:
- What tools and resources I use to plan my Swiss vacation itinerary
- How to decide which places to visit
- I’ll also share a couple of classic itineraries for first-time visitors to Switzerland
- And I’ll discuss three ways that you can go about booking your trip once you’ve finalised your Swiss travel itinerary
- Plus there are some exclusive bonus offers for the Holidays to Switzerland audience
Tools and resources mentioned in this episode
- Swiss Federal Railways website sbb.ch and SBB Mobile app
- Rome2Rio website
- Switzerland itinerary suggestions
- Grand Train Tour of Switzerland itinerary
Other helpful resources
- If you prefer a DIY trip where you research, plan and book everything yourself, be sure to read our Swiss Rail Passes guide.
- Independent travellers who like a reputable travel company to make all the reservations on their behalf should consider the rail packages available from Switzerland Travel Centre. An exclusive 5% discount is available to the Holidays to Switzerland audience – see the discount offer here.
- Travellers who prefer a more hands-off approach where all arrangements are made on their behalf and who like to travel with a tour guide have options, too. This small group tour of Switzerland is a great choice, and for an even more personalised itinerary, a private tour from Swiss Epic Tours can be tailor made just for you. Exclusive bonuses for Holidays to Switzerland readers/listeners apply to both the small group tour and private tours.
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