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Zermatt Village Matterhorn Area plus Mt. Gornergrat Small Group Tour from Basel
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Zermatt Village Matterhorn Area plus Mt. Gornergrat Small Group Tour from Basel

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Swap the bustling city for an Alpine adventure on this full-day tour to Zermatt from Basel. See traditional Swiss chalets as you explore the mountaintop town, then ascend to the Gornergrat Ridge by cog railway for views of the iconic Matterhorn and beyond. Benefit from your local guide’s insider knowledge and avoid hidden costs with your train pass included in the price.
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  • 11 to 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$413.08
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$413.08

Glacier Express Panoramic Train Round Trip in one Day Private Tour from Basel

Glacier Express Panoramic Train Round Trip in one Day Private Tour from Basel

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Take one of Europe’s most scenic rail journeys on a private full-day Glacier Express train tour from Basel. Enjoy a guided walking tour of the mountain-ringed town of Chur, and then settle into the world-famous Glacier Express. Travel through what’s known as Switzerland’s ‘Grand Canyon,’ passing wide valleys, mountain gorges, and wooden villages. Round-trip travel from Basel included.
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$531.87
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Mount Pilatus Golden Round Trip incl. Lake Cruise Small Group Tour from Basel

Mount Pilatus Golden Round Trip incl. Lake Cruise Small Group Tour from Basel

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Experience Pilatus’s famous Golden Round Trip on this full-day tour from Basel. Start off on a cruise across Lake Lucerne, then embark for a ride on Europe’s highest cogwheel railway. At the top, soak up sweeping panoramas of the Alpine landscape before descending via cable car. Benefit from the insider knowledge of your local guide throughout and avoid hidden costs with all transportation—including your train return to Basel—covered.
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  • 7 to 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$316.77
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$316.77

Mount Pilatus Golden Round Trip with Lake Cruise Private Tour from Basel

Mount Pilatus Golden Round Trip with Lake Cruise Private Tour from Basel

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Enjoy the Swiss mountains and lakeside views on a day trip from Basel to Lucerne. With a private guide, you’ll travel by train to the idyllic lake city that’s loved for its alpine scenery. Take an hour-long cruise around Lake Lucerne, then travel up the world’s steepest cogwheel railway to the peak of Mt. Pilatus. After some time to explore the summit, you’ll return to Basel, enjoying gondola, bus, and train rides along the way.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$484.79
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$484.79
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Luzern City Tour with Lake Cruise Small Group Tour from Basel

Luzern City Tour with Lake Cruise Small Group Tour from Basel

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Gain a comprehensive overview of one of Switzerland’s must-see cities one this full-day tour to Lucerne from Basel. Start off on a walking tour of the old town, taking in sights such as the Chapel Bridge and city walls, and learn more about its history from your local guide. Afterwards, unwind on a Lake Lucerne boat cruise, soaking up Alpine panoramas before heading back to Basel on your included train ticket.
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  • 7 to 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$196.91
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$196.91

Stories of Basel's Old Town

Stories of Basel's Old Town

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Explore Basel’s historic Old Town, hear stories from the dim and distant past and discover what makes the city special on this 2-hour Basel walking tour. Follow a guide through Basel’s pretty Old Town and gain insight into its 15th-century history. Take in top city attractions such as Basel Minster, the Barfüsserkirche, City Hall, the Museum der Kulturen and Tinguely Fountain. Along the way, admire the city’s bold and modern architecture, and see how the centuries have shaped the Basel of today.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$21.40
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$21.40

Best of Basel in 60 minutes - Discover the city with a Local

Best of Basel in 60 minutes - Discover the city with a Local

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Basel is Switzerland’s third largest city and known for its atmospheric Old Town, thriving art scene, and views of the Rhine River. This express tour is ideal for first-time visitors or those short on time. Get to know the city in just one hour with a local guide to show you all the most memorable monuments, as well as offering advice on where to eat, drink, or shop in the city. See the Rathaus, the Minster Church, the Les Trois Rois bar, and more.
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  • 1 hour
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$75.98
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$75.98

Basel Like a Local: Customized Private Tour

Basel Like a Local: Customized Private Tour

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Ditch the beaten path and tourist traps and discover Basel through the eyes of a local. This private and personalized tour is customized to your interests so you'll discover parts of Basel that most tourists miss and gain the local insight you need to have a truly authentic experience in the city.
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  • 2 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$47.82
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$47.82
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Basel’s Heritage with a local specialty Private Tour

Basel’s Heritage with a local specialty Private Tour

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Known as the cultural capital of Switzerland, our Basel Heritage tour will take you on a journey through the jewel of Northern Switzerland. With your guide, you will discover the historic city center and have the chance to stroll through some of the oldest and best-loved buildings in Europe. Climb to the top of the iconic Basel Münster cathedral, where you will enjoy stunning views over the city skyline. Visit the Opera House, and take in the fantastic art on display throughout the city. Sample authentic Swiss sweets, and hear about how the small city rose from rags to riches, to become one of Europe’s favorite historic destinations.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$128.42
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$128.42
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Private tour to the most breathtaking insider spots in Switzerland (1 day)

Private tour to the most breathtaking insider spots in Switzerland (1 day)

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Enjoy a personalized experience in Switzerland and go off the beaten track when you book this private tour from Zurich, Bern, or Lucerne. Discover hidden places you wouldn't find on your own; enjoy the knowledge of your expertly qualified environmental science guide and enjoy the views in some of the most beautiful scenery in the country.
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  • 8 to 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$1,818.22
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$1,818.22
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Private Alsace wine tour with WineWeinVinoVin

Private Alsace wine tour with WineWeinVinoVin

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There’s a lot to see in Alsace, so leave the itinerary to an expert with this private wine tour from Basel. Offering a half- or full-day trip with a personal touch, the experience is planned around you, but typically includes visits to a selection of family-owned wineries in the Alsace or Baden-Württemberg regions. You’ll learn about viticulture, have time for questions, and, of course, taste prestigious wine as you go.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$267.54
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$267.54
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Best of Bernese Oberland from Basel
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Best of Bernese Oberland from Basel

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Enjoy a drive around some of the best countryside Switzerland has to offer.  Start your journey in your private and exclusive Mercedes Mini Van. Let Chris drive you along the Brunig Pass, stoppijng off at Lungernsee to reach the spectacular Bernese Oberland.  From there, choose the spectacular sights you want to visit ranging from the fascinating Aare Gorge which is 1’400 metres long and up to 200 metres deep. The Giessbach Falls are breath-taking as is the 150 year old Giessbach hotel for lunch overlooking Lake Brienz. Take a boat trip over to Brienz and stroll along Brungasse, one of Europe`s prettiest streets. Journey onto Interlaken for a souvenir stop and then go along the Lauterbrunnen valley to see the 300metre Staubbach Falls. Drive onto the Trummelbach Falls and witness waterfalls within a mountain and finally drive up to Isenfluh for some awesome views of the big 3 - Eiger, Mönch and Jungfrau or go one further and take the cable car to Sulwald for more incredible views.
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$717.63
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$717.63
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Self-Guided Tour: Glacier Express Panoramic Train round Trip one Day

Self-Guided Tour: Glacier Express Panoramic Train round Trip one Day

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Book a seat on the Glacier Express and experience one of the world’s most spectacular mountain train journeys, minus the stress. This self-guided option includes your round-trip ticket between Chur and Brig or Bern, plus a travel booklet to help you reach the start point. With less time spent on logistics, you can turn your attention to the sights; Oberalp Pass and Andermatt are two of the highlights.
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  • 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$305.00
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$305.00

Jungfraujoch Top of Europe Private Tour from Basel

Jungfraujoch Top of Europe Private Tour from Basel

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Reaching the 11,000 foot-tall peak at Jungfraujoch, known as the “Top of Europe,” is no easy feat, even with the help of cable cars and railways. Streamline your ascent—and make the most of your time—on this full-day private trip to Jungfraujoch from Basel, including tours of two mountain towns along the way.
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  • 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$721.29
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$721.29
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Mount Titlis Glacier Excursion Private Tour from Basel

Mount Titlis Glacier Excursion Private Tour from Basel

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Explore a landscape of rock and ice on a private tour from Basel to Mount Titlis, traveling by scenic train and an innovative rotating gondola. Since a personal guide will coordinate the transportation—including multiple trains and the gondola—you’ll be free to enjoy the dramatic scenery. The day is yours to customize: Try local specialties in a restaurant with panoramic windows, play in the snow, and more.
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$530.80
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$530.80
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The natural wonders of Switzerland: private tour from Basel (1 day)

The natural wonders of Switzerland: private tour from Basel (1 day)

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People do not just want to see nature - they want to understand it (Marc Gottwald, co-founder of Myswisspanorama) Discover the most secret natural wonders of Switzerland in the heart of the Alps, led by an environmental expert. It is incredible what a density of natural wonders in such a small space were created. Forget about everyday life and immerse yourself in a unique nature with wild waterfalls, green-blue glacier lakes, beautiful views of the Alps and biodiversity hotspots. Unique insider spots in Switzerland, which even most Swiss do not know.
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  • 8 to 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$840.55
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$840.55
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Schilthorn Piz Gloria (James Bond Location) Private Tour from Basel

Schilthorn Piz Gloria (James Bond Location) Private Tour from Basel

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Take a break from the bustling streets of Basel and enjoy an unforgettable day in the Bernese Alps with a private tour of the Lauterbrunnen Valley. Visit the summit of Schlithorn, famous for its with its panoramic revolving restaurant featured in the 1969 James Bond movie On Her Majesty's Secret Service. Enjoy a James Bond movie exhibition and experience the "James Bond thrill walk" on the summit, while also taking in fantastic panoramas of the Swiss Alps.
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$460.17
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$460.17
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From Basel - Mt. Pilatus Heritage with a cruise on Lake of Lucerne Private Tour

From Basel - Mt. Pilatus Heritage with a cruise on Lake of Lucerne Private Tour

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Towering over the city of Lucerne like a monument to the Swiss wilderness, Mt. Pilatus is a must-visit for nature lovers. This stunning massif boasts several stunning peaks, set within a playground of soaring rock faces, lush rolling valleys, and a network of meandering emerald lakes. The tallest peak in the group, Mt. Pilatus, reaches a heady 2,132 meters above sea level and is beloved by visitors for its sensational views over the region. We'll take you to the heart of the sights, with opportunities to explore the Lake of Lucerne, Pilatus summit, and ride the famous dragon aerial cable cars.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$638.89
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$638.89
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From Basel - Jungfraujoch (Top of Europe) and Interlaken's Region Private Tour

From Basel - Jungfraujoch (Top of Europe) and Interlaken's Region Private Tour

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This tour will take you to “The Top of Europe”, as you scale the highest railway station in Europe, the Jungfraujoch. This epic viewing platform offers unrivaled views of the Swiss Alps and access to world-class hiking trails. On the way down, you will discover the thundering Staubbach Falls, the pretty town of Wengen, and learn about the history and culture which define the Jungfrau region. Last but not least you will have the chance to explore bustling Interlaken, which was nicknamed “the pearl of the Alps” for its elegant architecture and stunning mountain views and enjoy Swiss chocolate locally produced.
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  • 11 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$1,000.61
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$1,000.61
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Basel pick up and Zurich Luzern or Bern or Mountain experience

Basel pick up and Zurich Luzern or Bern or Mountain experience

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Enjoy a drive around some of the best countryside Switzerland has to offer.  Start your journey in your private and exclusive Mercedes Mini Van pick and drive along the Brunig Pass to reach the spectacular Bernese Oberland.  From there, choose the spectacular sights you want to visit.  Your driver will provide interesting commentary on the route to your preferred destinations.  Select between one of several peaks that can be reached by cable cars and trains - Jungfrau, Schlilthorn or First Mountains, each with their own unique seliing points.  Journey onto the Reichenbach Falls, via the funicular  railway where in the book, Sherlock Holmes is said to have perished.  In the village visit the Sherlock Holme s Museum before heading to the fascinating Aare Gorge which is 1’400 metres long and up to 200 metres deep.More
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$535.19
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$535.19
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Cheese Chocolate and Wine from Basel
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Cheese Chocolate and Wine from Basel

This tour will take you to the places where swiss delicacies are made and in many cases take you on a interactive on self guided tours in cheese and chocolate factories as well as vineyards in some stunning locations. Tours will be built so that any preferences are taken into account considering geographical locations. If time allows other natural attractions will be visited so that guests can experience the natural beauty of Switzerland or a local city or town such as Bern, Zurich and Luzern. Select between Aeschbach, Lindt and Cailler chocolate factories and Emmental, Gruyere and Engelberg cheese dairies. Vineyards include ones in the Lavaux and in Luzern. In all cases there will either be a self guided tour or a demonstration so guests or a chance to see the products be produced on site and naturally there will be a chance to sample the delicious products and buy some. This all adds up to a delicious and interesting Tour !!
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$717.20
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$717.20
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From Geneva - Neuchâtel’s Castle, Prison Tower, and Wine Tasting Private Tour

From Geneva - Neuchâtel’s Castle, Prison Tower, and Wine Tasting Private Tour

Set in the foothills of the epic Jura Mountains, the region of Neuchâtel offers visitors a heady combination of Medieval architecture, world-famous wine, and Alpine scenery. Our adventure will take us to the heart of Neuchâtel Old Town, where we will discover the ancient Neuchâtel castle, whose main tower delights with views across the Alps. Satisfy your inner sommelier at a local vineyard, and scratch beneath the surface of the region’s wine scene as we head underground to the working cellars. Sample a banquet of local specialties, ranging from dry whites to full-bodied reds, and learn about the tipples from a regional wine expert.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$606.79
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$606.79
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From Basel - Gruyères Castle, Cheese, and Chocolate Tasting Private Tour

From Basel - Gruyères Castle, Cheese, and Chocolate Tasting Private Tour

A true treat for the senses, this cheese and chocolate escapade lifts the curtain on the backstage world of cheese and chocolate production in Switzerland. Our adventure begins in the medieval village of Gruyères, famed for the nutty, semi-hard cheese which shares its name. Discover ramshackle 15th-century homes, meandering cobblestone alleys, and one of Switzerland’s crowning glory: the magnificent Castle of Gruyères. Treat your tastebuds to a local dairy, where highly-skilled cheesemakers will teach us how to make Gruyères. Sample the iconic cheese fresh from the wheel, and discover the rich history behind the recipe. Satisfy your sweet tooth with a visit to the legendary Cailler Factory, the birthplace of Swiss chocolate. Discover why Cailler chocolate is considered the creamiest in Europe, and watch chocolatiers practicing their art.
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  • 13 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$828.31
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$828.31
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Mt.Pilatus Cableway Tour and 1-Hour Lake Cruise from Basel (Winter Edition)

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Mt.Pilatus Cableway Tour and 1-Hour Lake Cruise from Basel (Winter Edition)

73 Alpine peaks and countless lakes ensure a unique and unforgettable all-round view at Mt. Pilatus which is located outside Luzern. The tour off-season (Oct-May) takes you from Basel to Luzern and then just 10 minutes outside the city center to Kriens, where you travel by panoramic aerial cableway on a scenic ride to Mt. Pilatus. Numerous attractions and two restaurants await you on Mount Pilatus. Or enjoy the time on the large viewing terrace. After returning from Mt. Pilatus, enjoy the tranquility of the water and the grandeur of the mountains on a one hour catamaran lake cruise from Luzern to Kehrsiten and back to Luzern. This tour operates only from October to May, when the cogwheel train to Mt. Pilatus does not operate and replaces the well known "golden round trip".
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  • 5 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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