Tuesday October 20, 2020

Ski Book: Planes, trains and snowmobiles on a Grand Swiss Tour

Stunning mountain views, a sleek rail system and top-class hotels make a ski trip around Switzerland a must

21st October, 2018
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Engelberg has the highest skiing in the region

In the 17th and 18th centuries, affluent young Europeans undertook Grand Tours as a rite of passage, including exclusive Alpine resorts in their itineraries. Today, with hundreds of ski resorts to choose from and a world-class rail system, Switzerland is the ideal place to undertake a modern-day Grand Tour. Pack light, arm yourself with a Swiss Travel Pass (preferably first class) and explore this beguiling country by rail.

Starting from Geneva, make your way to...

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