Guided Tours

TOUR 7: Fall Hiker’s Dream Trip

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Tour Description:

With this 11-night excursion, you hike beneath the towering peaks of the Michabelle mountian range that runs between Saas-Fee and Zermatt and get to hike the west and south side of the Berner Oberland famed for glacial carved valleys and towering snow capped peaks.  From every vantage point in Zermatt, Saas-Fee and Kanderateg you are always in view of flowing and hanging glaciers.

Tour Cost Includes: Accommodations in (2) 4 star superior hotels and (1) 3 star superior hotel (Links listed on the right), Breakfast and Dinner, Swiss Pass (pass details) - covers trains, buses, streetcars, trams and boats plus entrance into museums. Two hiking options daily moderate and strenuous with options to do shorter versions, private tour of Castle Chillon.

Tour Cost:

$4,650; single supplement: $250


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September 8 – September 19 , 2017 – 11 Nights

Base Villages: Zermatt, Saas-FeeKandersteg, Switzerland


  • September 8: meet in Zürich by 11 a.m. and travel by train to Zermatt
  • September 9, 10, & 11: day-hike mountains above Zermatt
  • September 12: Train to Montreux for a day by Lake Geneva with a visit to Castle Chillon then to Saas-Fee
  • September 13, 14 & 15: day-hike mountains above Saas Valley
  • September 16 travel by bus and train to Kandersteg
  • September 17 & 18: day-hike mountains of the Berner Oberland
  • September 19: travel by train to Zürich arriving by 10:30 a.m. or earlier if needed for return flight

Hotels:

– Zermatt, Switzerland: Hotel Silvana
– Saas-Fee, Switzerland: Hotel Allalin
– Kandersteg, Switzerland: Waldhaus Hotel Doldenhorn

Highlights – Zermatt: The Matterhorn and the Matter valley, surrounded by 30 peaks topping 4,000 m (13,000 ft.); the Mont Rosa massif and Dufourspitze, the highest point in Switzerland; Gornergrat, a cog railway that travels 3,089 m (10,134 ft.) to an impressive overlook, and the Klein Matterhorn, the end point of Europe’s highest cable car at 3,820 m (12,533 ft.); famous Höhbalmen hike

Highlights – Saas-Fee: The Mischabel Range in the Pennine Alps with the Dom, Täschhorn, and six other peaks topping 4,000 m (13,123 ft.) surround the village of Saas-Fee. Whether you’re interested in gentle hiking or high altitude alpine treks, Saas-Fee is the answer.   There are 217 miles of trails above the Saas Valley that provide views of 18 impressive 4,000-metre peaks.

Highlights – KanderstegSituated in the Bernese Highlands surrounded by 12,000-foot summits, Kandersteg is a great base to relish the traditional alpine lifestyle. A small farming village of 1,200, this place of unspoiled natural beauty is a mecca for hikers. The surrounding area holds secluded valleys, remote glacial lakes, hidden alps, and quaint mountaineering huts. Towering above this maze of hiking trails are glaciers that lead to four spectacular summits, the Doldenhorn, Frudenhorn, Oeschinenhorn, and Bluëmilsalphorn.

Guides: Shannon Harris and Navita Shyam

Call 478/714-0829 to book your vacation or for more details.