This is a typical itinerary for your guided Swiss Alps Small-Group Day Tour From Zurich -
Pass By: Sihlquai
Starting your journey from Zurich
Pass By: Brnigpassstrasse
Set off from Zurich's Sihlquai Bus Terminal by motorcoach with your guide in the morning and head out over the Brunig Pass to the highlands of Bernese Oberland the heart of the magnificent Swiss Alps.
Stop At: Aare Gorge, Meiringen, Bernese Oberland, Canton of Bern
Stop first at the impressive Aare Gorge and take a walk along the secure footbridge to enjoy spectacular views out over the valleys and peaks beyond.
Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
Stop At: Grimsel Pass, Oberwald, Canton of Valais, Swiss Alps
After a little free time for lunch, hop back aboard your coach and descend through wild Alpine terrain to the Grimsel Pass. From your vantage point at a lofty 7,103 feet (2,165 meters) above sea level, admire the serene Lake Toten.
Duration: 30 minutes
Stop At: Rhone Glacier, Gletsch, Canton of Valais, Swiss Alps
Continue on to the Rhne Glacier at 7,545 feet (2,300 meters) and explore the fascinating blue-ice tunnel leading to the Ice Room.
Duration: 1 hour 15 minutes
Stop At: Furka Pass, Canton of Valais, Swiss Alps
Warm back up with a hot coffee (optional) then follow your guide through the Furka Pass for stunning views over the Gotthard Massif.
Duration: 15 minutes
Stop At: Schllenen-Schlucht Andermatt/Gotthard
Travel deep into the Urseren Valley to the Alpine resort of Andermatt where the Schllenen Gorge, the legendary Devil's Bridge and the mighty peaks of the St Gotthard Pass await. There, pause for a while and appreciate the majestic Swiss Alps to the fullest.
Duration: 5 minutes
Stop At: Sihlquai
After an entire day of exploring the peaks and valleys of the Swiss Alps, travel back to Zurich where your small-group day trip will come to an end.
Duration: 1 minute