Flatlanders! Plan now to get out of sweltering Illinois next summer. Prepare for breathtaking mountain scenery when the weather is delightful—an average high of 74°. Enjoy various types of trains and other vehicles to attain awe-inspiring views. This appealing tour has already sold out for several dates next summer.*
*IMPORTANT: The departure date shown is subject to change but is projected to still be in August 2024 and confirmed by mid-November. If you want to book now without obligation, click the Green Select button, you are not required to pay a deposit. Then, when the date is announced, pay the deposit. Or you may cancel without penalty.
• 6 Nights - Wengen • 1 Night - Zuric • Berner Oberland Rail Pass • Swiss Rail Excursions & Transportation - Trains, Cogs, Cable Cars, Boats & Buses • Bern • Interlaken • Grindelwald • Gimmelwald • Murren • Lake Brienz Cruise • Wood Carving School • Meiringen • Grindelwald-Männlichen Gondola Cableway • Trummelbach Falls • Lucerne City Tour • Chapel Bridge of Lucerne • Aare River Gorge • Rosenlaui Glacier Gorge
*Price is per person based on room occupancy chosen. Premier World Discovery operates the tour as a disclosed principal. The deposit is $999 per person. The tour balance is due 5/1/24 with a discount of $100 per person if paid by paper check or e-check via WeTravel.
• The document required is a valid passport valid through 12/15/24. • Insurance coverage included is Premier’s TPP; for coverage details, see premierworlddiscovery.com/tpp.html covering cancellation charges; other terms at steviejaytravel.com/terms are incorporated by reference. • A local host is provided only from Champaign to Chicago O’Hare Airport to get you checked in for your flight, but not as a host on the tour. Price and details are subject to change. If you do not want to be covered by the included Travel Protection Plan (TPP), enter the discount code NO-INSUR for a $399 per person reduction when booking.
EASY 1 2 3 (4) ACTIVE
PLEASE READ! Activity Level 4 & Altitude Note Please note this exciting program is active with daily walking, train rides, and other modes of transportation like cable cars, boats, motor coaches & buses. The program may not be appropriate for wheelchairs or other mobility aids. The village of Wengen sits at an altitude of 4,200 ft. The maximum elevation of included sightseeing is 7,600 ft. Optional excursions are weather permitting and feature high altitudes up to 11,300 ft. (Jungfraujoch). Please check with your doctor if altitude is a potential health concern if considering the optional sightseeing. The order of days is subject to change due to weather.
Level 1: The tour operates at a very leisurely pace and involves some minimal physical activity such as climbing stairs, boarding a motorcoach, walking into a museum or other venue and walking from the hotel reception area to hotel rooms and dining areas.
Level 2: This tour requires average physical activity. You should be in good health, able to walk some stairs and walk reasonable distances, possibly over uneven ground and cobblestoned streets.
Level 3: This tour includes moderate physical activity. The itinerary blends some longer days with shorter days. You should be in good health, able to walk a flight of stairs or more and participate in walking tours or nature walks possibly over uneven ground and cobblestoned streets with periods of standing. There could be some early and late activities, and temperature and altitude changes.
Level 4: This tour is active, requiring participants to be good physical shape to fully enjoy the experiences. This itinerary has more activities which may include such things as longer walking tours over uneven ground, transfers over uneven and dusty terrain, high altitudes or very early morning departures. All conditions do not apply to all days, so please read the itinerary carefully and speak to one of our Reservations Coordinators to determine if this tour is right for you. Unfortunately, this tour is not appropriate for individuals who use wheelchairs, scooters, walkers or similar equipment.
The Premier Compass Club rewards our valued guests with special recognition and a Compass Club Loyalty Credit on future tours and cruises. Guests who have completed a trip will automatically be enrolled and receive an additional $100 per person or $200 per couple Compass Club Loyalty Credit applied to their next Premier World Discovery tour or River Cruise. Loyalty Credit is valid for 24 months from your last tour.
FULL REFUND if sick and unable to travel*, or canceling for any reason, get a 75% credit towards a future Premier World Discovery tour later in the year (the latter applies up to 48 hours before scheduled departure). The included Travel Protection Plan costs $399 per person and is not refundable.
The Travel Protection Plan also includes Post-Departure coverages for Trip Interruption and Delay, Baggage/Personal Effects and Delay, Emergency Accident/Sickness Medical Expense, Emergency Evacuation/Repatriation of Remains, Accidental Death and Dismemberment, Non-Insurance and Emergency Travel Assistance Services 24/7.
*You are also covered if there is a death in the immediate family.
Book securely online 24/7* by clicking the green button, or call Bill Owen at 217 619-0202 or Mary Beth at 217 840-8724. Or mail a deposit check to Stevie Jay Travel, 4413 Trostshire Cir, Champaign, IL 61820. Until this Alpine tour's departure date is confirmed, you may book without paying a deposit. It will then be due when the date is advised and acceptable.
*Credit cards or "e-checks" from a checking account are welcomed and entered securely on WeTravel. If you pay a booking deposit, but the confirmed date advised is unacceptable, you may then cancel for a full refund.
Lauberhorn, Wengen (6) Arenas Resort Victoria-
Zurich (1) Dorint Hotel
On some dates, alternate hotels may be used
Room with two twin beds (or one double bed may be requested but cannot be guaranteed). The package includes Premier World Discovery's Travel Protection Plan of $399 per person; coverage may be waived by entering discount code NO-INSUR.
Room for one person. The package includes Premier World Discovery's Travel Protection Plan of $399 per person; coverage may be waived by entering discount code NO-INSUR.
Room with three twin beds, or, one double bed and one twin bed. The package includes Premier World Discovery's Travel Protection Plan of $399 per person; coverage may be waived by entering discount code NO-INSUR.
Today, we welcome you aboard our private motor coach from Champaign and then a non-stop overnight flight to Zurich, Switzerland.
More Photos includes a larger map in the Photo Gallery at the bottom of the webpage.