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Lake Thun, Switzeerland biking tour
 
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TRIP QUICK FACTS

2017 Dates:
June 4-11,
11-17,
18-24,
July 2-8,
9-15,
16-22,
23-29
30- Aug 4,
6-12,
13-19,
20-26

Price: $3,050
Duration: 6 Days

Accommodations: 3 & 4-Star
Terrain: Easy or Moderate

Meet/Depart:
Gstaad/Interlaken

Highlights include:

  • Castles laden countryside
  • Towering Falls & Glaciers
  • Hanging Valleys
  • Truemmelbach Falls
  • Sherlock Holmes & World’s Oldest Funicular

 

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Biking Tour in Switzerland: Gstaad to Interlaken - Trip Overview
"Swiss Glacial Lakes & Mighty Peaks "

The following biking tour of Switzerland is designed for the recreational cyclist who wishes to witness the full array of Switzerland's dramatic beauty.  Soaring glaciated peaks, hanging valleys, thundering waterfalls, fields of wild flowers and quaint secluded villages are typical highlights throughout this easy biking tour. Keep in mind that alternate routes are available for the intermediate or avid cyclist.

Swiss Mt. Village
Days 1-2: Unspoiled Villages
Ride within a valley known for its notable glaciers and lakes and into the small unspoiled villages displaying the wooden architecture typical of the Bernese Oberland. Pedal to Thun’s medieval center and castle via the sleepy mountain villages of the Simmen Valley . Along the way marvel

Days 3-4: Castle Laden Countryside
Eiger, Moench and Jungfrau rise above the turquoise waters of Lake Thun. Pedal along its shores to well-preserved impressive medieval Schloss Oberhofen then visit Interlaken. See the falls where Sherlock Holmes met his doom before we ride into Lauterbrunnen Valley where massive summits, glaciers, waterfalls and vertical granite walls have inspired artist for centuries.

Days 5-6: Craggy Pass & Serenity
Embrace the nature which has defined Switzerland as we explore the many highlights of Europe’s mightiest Alps. Walk the Eiger Trail, or bike to the ice caves of Grindelwald and visit Truemmelbach Falls thundering within the earth’s walls—simply unforgettable.

Inclusions & highlights:
  • All 3-star accommodation with breakfast
  • 5 full course dinners
  • BIKE RENTAL of quality upright 27-speed touring bikes equipped with handlebar bags (your clipless pedals can be mounted; but remember to bring your shoes, bike gloves and shorts…) Quality road bikes are available upon request at an additional charge
  • Route note, maps and marked routes
  • All tour transfers including meet/depart, van support and luggage transfer
  • All public trams or trains used on tour
  • Truemmelbach Falls
  • Multi-lingual guide(s)

Not included: Airfare, beverages, trip insurance (strongly recommended), personal items, guide tips.