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Planning to arrive in Zurich by Air and visit Lucerne (2 days) interlaken (2days) and Paris (3 days). Then go back to Zurich and fly back. Please sugg

Day 1. Zurich

Day 2 & 3 Lucerne

Day 4 & 5 Interlaken

Day 6, 7 & 8 Paris

Day 9 back to Zurick in the evening

PLease advice the best rail pass to cover the destinations.

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Rail Europe Posted 3 years ago

Hello Manoj,

Thanks for the question.

May I know if you will be travelling any other places in Switzerland, so I can assist you better.

Awaiting your reply!!!

Best Regards,

Amar, Rail Europe Travel Expert.

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Hello Amar,

Thanks for your prompt reply.

The detailed plan as follows;

Day 1 . Zurich city tour

Day 2 . Lucerne city tour, museum, lion monumental

Day 3 Mt.Pilatus, Glacier garden or Mt. Titlis

Day 4 Interlaken - city tour and lakes

Day 4 Jungfrau

Day 5 to Paris via Basel

Day 6 Paris city tour

Day 7 Disney Land

Day 8 evening to Zurich

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Hello Manoj,

Thanks for the reply.

You can book Swiss Travel Pass for your travel in Switzerland and purchase point to point ticket for your travel from Basel to Paris and Paris to Marne La Vallee (Disneyland) and Paris to Zurich.

To purchase the Swiss Travel Pass click "Here".

Swiss Pass Details –

Children below 16 years are free if accompanied by the at least one parent having a Swiss Pass. We issue a Swiss family card for children.

With a Swiss Travel Pass you can travel free within Switzerland on the STS (Swiss Travel System) network on trains, buses and boats. Also with a Swiss Pass you would get discounts on mountain excursions within Switzerland. These discounts can only be availed locally by showing your Swiss Pass to the ticketing office in Switzerland.

With a Swiss Travel Pass you can travel free on intercity trains within Switzerland. You will require compulsory seat reservations on Scenic trains.

Zurich - Lucerne - Alpnachstad - Mount Pilatus.

Zurich - Lucerne : Regional Train, can travel with the Pass.

Lucerne - Alpnachstad : Regional train, can travel with the Pass.

Alpnachstad - Mount Pilatus : Mountain Train, tickets have to be booked locally.

Interlaken – Grindelwald/ Lauterbrunnen – Jungfraujoch.

Interlaken – Grindelwald/ Lauterbrunnen : Free with the Swiss Pass

Grindelwald/ Lauterbrunnen– Jungfraujoch : Mountain Train/Cable Car ride, has to be booked locally. You will get a discount with the Swiss Travel Pass.

Lucerne – Engelberg – Titlis

Lucerne – Engelberg : Free with the Swiss Pass.

Engelberg to Mt Titlis – cable car ride, will take around 9 minutes. You will have to book this sector locally. With a Swiss Pass you will get discounts on mountain excursions.

For the point to point ticket you can book and travel as below:

- Basel to Paris - TGV Lyria train.

- Paris to Marne La Vallee via 1 connection at Champagne (return) - TGV trains.

- Paris to Zurich - TGV Lyria train.

In order to book tickets, please visit our website.

You would need to feed in the Departure city and the Arrival city along with the travel date and preferred time & the number of passengers (Senior, adults, youth and children), and then click on “search tickets”. Once you do so, you would find the schedules along with the fares. You need to select the fare which is preferable to you and then add it to Cart. Once added, you need to mention the names of the passengers to make the payment on the next page.

Hope this helps!!!

Best Regards,

Amar, Rail Europe Travel Expert.


Thank you very much for the detailed reply.

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Hello Manoj,

Thanks for the reply.

Always happy to help!!!

Best Regards,

Amar, Rail Europe Travel Expert.

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