Europe by Rail with the Glacier Express

Resort: Europe by Rail with the Glacier Express
Operator: G Adventures
Destination: France
Price From: £1869.15

Over View

Europe is full of magnificent train rides, so why not come with us and hop aboard as many of them as you can? Over 12 days, youll go from Paris to Switzerland on the TGV, high speed train, while admiring picturesque scenery zooming by. Take in the alpine sights by way of the famous Glacier Express, and disembark in Germany to fill up on beer and bratwurst in Munich. With additional train rides to Salzburg, Vienna, and Budapest, this is your one-stop okay, multiple-stop shop for seeing Europe by rail.

Itineraries

Day 1
Paris

Arrive at any time.

Day 2
Paris

Spend the day with free time to visit dozens of museums, patisserie shops, sidewalk cafs or grand boulevards.

Day 3
ParisLausanne

Take a morning TGV train to Lausanne, Switzerland. Spend the afternoon in this charming town.

Day 4
LausanneZermatt

Board another train for the journey to Zermatt, a tiny village in the heart of the Swiss Alps. Enjoy the afternoon in the car-free centre or hiking in the nearby mountains.

Day 5
ZermattChur

Board the Glacier Express for a slow and stunning ride through the Alps. Pass meadows, rushing streams, bridges, villages and massive mountains as the train heads towards Chur. Arrive in the evening after a full day of soaking in the scenery.

Day 6
ChurMunich

Take a full day to reach Munich, in the heart of Bavaria. Arrive in time for an optional evening out at a local brewery with a few steins of beer and some typical German fare.

Day 7
Munich

Explore the city or head further afield to visit Fssen and the famous Neuschwanstein Castle.

Day 8
MunichSalzburg

Travel to Salzburg, Austria. This charming city is brimming with history and character.

Day 9
Salzburg

Make the most of a free day in Salzburg. Opt to visit the salt mines or take the famous Sound of Music tour.

Day 10
SalzburgVienna

Continue by train to Vienna. Opt to visit the famous opera house, join a city tour or visit world-class museums. Stay overnight at a G Adventures for Good supported hotel that supports migrant workers.

Day 11
ViennaBudapest

Travel to Budapest, Hungary this morning by train. Upon arrival, enjoy a welcome drink at a G Adventures-supported social enterprise caf and head out for an orientation walk. Opt to enjoy a night out in this charming city.

Day 12
Budapest

Depart at any time.

Sign up to get exclusive deals and the latest news direct to your inbox!

Read what our customers have to say about us...

Speak to our Travel Expert
0161 755 3081
holidays@aspentravel.co.uk