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From Basel: Private Full-day Glacier Express Train Tour

From Basel: Private Full-day Glacier Express Train Tour

From US$ 491.93 per person

Journey on the Glacier Express train from Chur to Brig with a private local guide. Take in panoramic views of the Swiss Alps with this tour from Basel.

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Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
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Valid 1 day
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Live tour guide
French, German, English
Audio guide included
English, German
Pickup included
Please meet your guide in your hotel lobby at the scheduled starting time.
Private group


  • Marvel at views of the Alps from the Glacier Express panoramic train
  • Tour through half of Switzerland by train in one day
  • Have your questions about Switzerland answered by your local guide
Full description

Ride the Chur to Brig route on the Glacier Express train with a private guide on this tour from Basel. Take a round-trip train ride and spend 4 hours on this world-famous panoramic coach.

Be greeted by your guide at your hotel and travel to Chur where you will board the Glacier Express Train to Brig. Cross 291 bridges, pass 91 tunnels, and climb to approximately 7000 feet (2033m) above sea level.

Enjoy panoramic views of spectacular valleys and mountains in the Swiss Alps. Take a short walk in Chur or Brig while transferring. Let your guide show you the changing landscape and answer your questions about Switzerland.

  • All taxes, fees, and handling charges
  • Local tour guide
  • Headphones on the train
  • Information booklet about the journey
  • Assigned seat on the Glacier Express Chur-Brig route
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food and drink
Covid-19 precautions
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Product ID: 407491